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  •  your argument rests on the fiction that (1+ / 0-)
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    Aspe4

    progressive ideas are unacceptable to the majority. you're wrong. as you can see from poll after poll, progressive policies are popular with people of all political stripes, so they're good politics.

    msnbc = fox = bullshit

    by output on Wed Nov 10, 2010 at 09:38:23 AM PST

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    •  Exactly, it Depends on How a Pollster (1+ / 0-)
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      asks the question. If you ask someone "do you favor liberal policies," many will answer "no" because of the liberal label. But if you ask about specific policies without attributing it to any ideology or political party, then you will get a different answer.

      My back is spineless. My back is yellow. I am the American non-voter. -The Simpsons, Episode 2, Season 3, "Mr. Lisa Goes to Washington"

      by Aspe4 on Wed Nov 10, 2010 at 09:42:48 AM PST

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