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    I just think it would have been pragmatic, because now dems are going to lose the house and that is tragic.

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      Implicit in this given his initial premise should have been:

      I just think it would have been pragmatic, because now dems are going to lose the house as a result of having little to point to and that is tragic.

      That was his whole bloody point. In a season with little to point to something like the PO would have proven invaluable for getting out the vote. Red meat for the partisans is where it is at during mid-terms. Telling people that a corporate written and implemented oligarchy of insurance monopolists are now in charge of their health care with a government mandate backing them up really is not the same thing.

      "Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth." Oscar Wilde

      by nippersdad on Mon Sep 20, 2010 at 02:39:36 PM PDT

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