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  •  I think it's even more nuanced than that. (6+ / 0-)
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    Sylv, dnta, vcmvo2, DemFromPit, IL JimP, lightshine

    I can only speak for myself, but I take each issue at a time and try to apply my sense of reality to it. I then try to apply that issue to the bigger picture and apply my sense of logic to it.

    There are many times when I do not understand why Obama or the Dems are doing something. Those issues take more of my time to think about. But more times than not, I end up agreeing with them. The wall I hit is that when I agree I am called all sorts of things and my arguments for why I got where I got are completely disregarded. It seems that if I try to lay out my own thought process, it's ignored and I am brushed aside as having just jumped because Obama said to.

    There are times when I am pragmatic and there I times when I want to go balls out. But in the end, I think I am just more moderate in process than I am in belief. But that doesn't make me any of the things I'm called by people who want to go balls out more times than not. It just means they came to a different conclusion. Unfortunately, they're often too busy insulting me to see where I made my evaluations.

    Jennifer

    "I believe in an America in which we don't just look out for ourselves, that we don't just tell people you're on your own..." President Obama

    by jhw22 on Tue Apr 06, 2010 at 08:18:56 PM PDT

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