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or, a whitebread redneck majority-dailykos-demographic dude tries to become a sistah.  I'm taking the week off in support of the BK walk out.

Like my bud Julie Gulden, I would strongly suggest you read sberel's post and blue jersey mom's post, along the the threads therein.

Every time I go back to TN, I listen to and argue with the subtle and no-so-subtle racist attitudes towards President Obama, much of it from my own dadgum family.  Burns my butt worse than a three-foot flame.  Much as I love hanging out here, I can't take it here too.

There'sMoreVille contains some typical bubbanomics-type bitching-and-moaning about moderation.

We tried laissez faire, unrestrained free-market, Pete Petersen wet-dream moderation:

We tried a totally underfunded one-man-on-a-mission moderation:

When he quit, we briefly revisited libertarian hell:

Then, an appeal went out.

The Law of Unintended Consequences Made Itself Heard. The Patron Saint of Moderation...

Became the cruel dictator he warned us he would be.

I'm reminded of a Denis Leary stand up routine.  Said Denis:
I think Rodney King said it best, when he said "OW! OW! OW!

So, for now, I'm trying my luck elsewhere for a while.

Originally posted to bubbanomics on Sun Sep 11, 2011 at 04:49 PM PDT.

Also republished by The Yes We Can Pragmatists and Moose On The Loose.

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