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  •  Nice thought. The trouble with that is that we (2+ / 0-)
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    are at a critical, possibly unrecoverable stage, on multiple fronts at multiple levels. Waiting for a sleepy, largely ignorant and passive public to "wake up" to these idiot's non-performance may mean we have missed the last boat off a figurative island about to become a Krakatoa.

    Big on that list is climate change. We may have already missed that boat. Changing our economy is another. The TP/GOP is financed and heavily influenced by a status quo, even regressive economic infrastructure and view. The rest of the world is not sitting on its hands waiting for us to wake up. While the nation is missing figurative boats many states are doing the same on other issues.

    As with lost good reputations there may not be any coming back.

    The only foes that threaten America are the enemies at home, and those are ignorance, superstition, and incompetence. [Elbert Hubbard]

    by pelagicray on Fri Jan 21, 2011 at 04:39:08 AM PST

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