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Old 08-07-2014, 04:22   #61
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So.......... voting for Romney, and him winning, would have checked the travesty?

Perhaps not sir, but it would have developed unity, making people feel like they were not alone. And I would say that Mitt would be far better then what America allowed to take hold. He is a good man that has the interest of the county at heart. Perfect? No. But a far better alternative. But what happened? 'conservatives' shirked their duty to the nation and didn't even show up to vote.

I am so tired of those that say our nation is failing, the corruption is so bad that nothing can be done so lets do nothing.

THOSE are the ones who are weak and selfish. Those are the people who could, with a little effort, change the world. But unless the stars and moon align, its a nice day and there is someone that tickles their fancy they do not bother to even show.

Are you trying to tell me that even though not perfect, Romney was a worse alternative to what you have? And in turn, if you DIDN'T vote, you are precisely the reason we have what we have.

You do not like how the nation is? It is the fault of all self claimed 'conservatives' that sit on their butts, whine and do not act as they pursue getting 'whats theirs' and not self sacrificing just a little for the nation by getting involved.
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I am many things, but not a fool my friend. Just make sure it doesn't happen to me. The rally cry and anthem of apathy and selfishness.



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George: Get off my boat.

Now wait a second. Revolution? You didn't say violence was an option. I thought you meant the democratic process. Even Washington realized that the proscribed process for fixing things had failed.

BTW, for a self-described conservative you sure do like to use the word selfish often


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Old 08-07-2014, 05:11   #63
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Now wait a second. Revolution? You didn't say violence was an option. I thought you meant the democratic process. Even Washington realized that the proscribed process for fixing things had failed.

BTW, for a self-described conservative you sure do like to use the word selfish often


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No, my friend. It was an illustration of what apathy would have done to history.

And yes, I would state that a very large number of conservatives are in fact selfish when it comes to their time. Many choose to throw a few dollars at the RNC and think that they have done their duty, just like conscripts were once used in armies. But it is not enough. We all have a circle of influence, and it is our responsibility to make sure that they are mobilized, and in turn mobilize their circle.

As far as the process, yes, we have the process for change handed to us by the founders. For every legal action, there is a counter action for remedy. It may not be easy but it is there.

For example, the states can gather and draft for constitutional changes, which then goes to congress. It does not take Congress to act first. The sad fact is that due to inaction by Conservatives, progressives have taken over education and these simple truths are no longer taught. Separate a people from their history, and, well, you know the rest.

It is hard, or it would be done. But many Americans shirk what is difficult under the claim it can't be done.
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No, my friend. It was an illustration of what apathy would have done to history.

And yes, I would state that a very large number of conservatives are in fact selfish when it comes to their time. Many choose to throw a few dollars at the RNC and think that they have done their duty, just like conscripts were once used in armies. But it is not enough. We all have a circle of influence, and it is our responsibility to make sure that they are mobilized, and in turn mobilize their circle.

As far as the process, yes, we have the process for change handed to us by the founders. For every legal action, there is a counter action for remedy. It may not be easy but it is there.

For example, the states can gather and draft for constitutional changes, which then goes to congress. It does not take Congress to act first. The sad fact is that due to inaction by Conservatives, progressives have taken over education and these simple truths are no longer taught. Separate a people from their history, and, well, you know the rest.

It is hard, or it would be done. But many Americans shirk what is difficult under the claim it can't be done.


Repeal Obamacare, Sport.

We screamed from the hilltops. Wrote, called, packed town halls. They broke the rules and shoved it up our backsides. Many of the worst offenders resigned to multimillion dollar escape routes. We turned over congress and disposed of the rest. A lifelong conservative justice betrayed every moment of his professional career and re-wrote the law to find it constitutional -- a power which the SCOTUS does not have.
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Well well, you respond as I expected. You ridicule, laugh, demonstrate cynicism and more. But you do not directly respond. For the most part I now perceive you to be the very class of 'conservatives' I speak of.

What damaged you so badly you feel powerless in the world of politics? Why do you believe any effort to change is futile? And what, precisely are your qualifications to make such claims other than reading some websites while you sit doing nothing about it?

To help get you on track, lets look at 100 people who changed the world or had a lasting impact on it with their vision, beliefs or values:

Jesus Christ (c.5BC – 30AD) Spiritual Teacher, central figure of Christianity.

Thomas Jefferson (1743- 1826) 3rd President of US. Principle author of Declaration of Independence

Mikhail Gorbachev Leader of Soviet Union. Oversaw transition from Communism in Eastern Europe.

Martin Luther King (1929 – 1968) Non-violent civil rights leader.

Nelson Mandela(1918 – 2013) Anti-apartheid leader. First

President of democratic South Africa in 1994.

Buddha (c 563 – 483BC) Spiritual Teacher and founder of Buddhism.

Winston Churchill (1874 – 1965) Prime Minister of Great Britain
during Second World War.

William Shakespeare (1564- 1616) English poet and playwright.

Adolf Hitler (1889 – 1945) Dictator of Nazi Germany.

Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865) President of US during civil war, helped end slavery.

Muhammad – (570 – 632) Prophet of Islam

St Paul (5 – AD 67) – Christian missionary

George Washington (1732 – 1799) – 1st President of US

Sri Krishna (c. BC) – Spiritual Teacher of Hinduism

Emperor Constantine (272 – 337) First Roman Emperor to
embrace Christianity

Martin Luther (1483 – 1546) – Key figure in Protestant Reformation.

Socrates (469 BC–399 BC) – Greek philosopher

Karl Marx (1818 – 1883) – German philosopher, founder of
Marxism

Charles de Gaulle (1890- 1970) French politician.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 – 1945) US President 1932-1945

Charles Darwin (1809 – 1882) – Developed theory of evolution

Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727) – English mathematician and scientist.

Akbar (1542 – 1605) – Moghul Emperor

Queen Victoria (1819 – 1901) – Queen of Great Britain during Victorian age.

Konrad Adenauer (1876-1967) – German Chancellor post WWII.

Jawaharlal Nehru (1889-1964) – First Indian Prime Minister

Ramses II (1279 – 1213 BC) – Powerful Egyptian king.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 – 1790) – US writer and polymath

Confucius (551 – 479 BC) – Chinese philosopher.

Alexander the Great (356 – 323 BC) – King of Macedonia.

Woodrow Wilson (1856 – 1924) – President of US during WWI

William Wilberforce (1759 – 1833) – Campaigner against slavery

Christopher Columbus (1451 – 1506) – Italian explorer landed in America

Marcus Aurelius (121 – 180) – Roman Emperor and philosopher

Galileo Galilei (1564 -1642) – Astronomer and physicist

Mahatma Gandhi (1869 – 1948) – Indian nationalist and
politician

Joan of Arc – (1412-1431) – French saint

Charlemagne (742 – 814) – King of Franks and Emperor of the Romans

Aristotle (384 BC – 322 BC) – Greek philosopher

Mother Teresa – (1910-1997) – Nun who served the poor

Saladin (1138 – 1193) – Leader of Arabs during Crusades.

Simon Bolivar (1783 – 1830) – Liberator of Latin American countries

Babur (1483 – 1531) – Founder of Moghul Empire

Sir Walter Raleigh (1552 – 1618) – English explorer.

Voltaire (1694 – 1778 – French philosopher.

Samuel Johnson (1709 – 1784) – British author and creator of dictionary.

Catherine the Great (1729 – 1796) – Russian Queen

Mozart (1756 – 1791) – Austrian Music composer.

Princess Diana (1961 – 1997) – Humanitarian

Oscar Wilde (1854 – 1900) – Irish writer.

Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 – 1821) – French military and
political leader

Beethoven (1770 1827) – German composer

Benjamin Disraeli (1804 – 1881) – British Prime Minister.

Leonardo da Vinci ( 1452 – 1519) – Italian scientist, artist, polymath.

Louis Pasteur (1822 – 1895) – French chemish and Biologist.

Leo Tolstoy (1828 – 1910) – Russian writer and philosopher

Albert Einstein (1879 – 1955) – German physicist.

Ataturk (1881-1938) – founder of the Turkish Republic.

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) – Spanish painter and sculptor

Pope John Paul II (1920 – 2005) – Polish Pope from 1978-2005

Margaret Thatcher (1925 – ) – British Prime Minister

Mohammed Ali (1942 – ) American boxer

Aung San Suu Kyi (1945 – ) Burmese opposition leader

John F. Kennedy (1917 – 1963) – US President.

Lord Nelson (1758 – 1805) – Admiral in British navy

Boris Yeltsin (1931 – 2007) – Russian President

Lyndon Johnson (1908 – 1973) – US President 1963-69

Indira Gandhi (1917 – 1984) – Third Prime Minister of India.

Eva Peron (1919 – 1952) – First Lady of Argentina

William Tyndale (1494 – 1536) – Translated Bible into English

Tim Berners Lee (1955 – ) Credited with founding World Wide Web

Rosa Parks (1913-2005) – Civil Rights activist

Benazir Bhutto (1953 – 2007) – Prime Minister of Pakistan

Schubert (1797 – 1828) – Austrian Composer

Kofi Annan (1938 – ) United Nations Secretary General

14th Dalai Lama (1938 – ) Spritual and political leader of Tibetans

Barack Obama (1961 – ) 44th President of United States

Albert Schweitzer (1875 – 1965) – Humanitarian, philosopher.

Malcolm X (1925 – 1965) Black nationalist leader

Lech Walesa (1943 – ) Leader of Polish solidarity movement.

John M Keynes (1883 – 1946) Influential economist.

Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797) – Feminist, author

Marie Curie (1867 – 1934) – Chemist and Physicist

Elvis Presley (1935 – 1977) – Rock star.

Oliver Cromwell (1599 – 1658) – British Parliamentarian

Oprah Winfrey (1954 – ) US media celebrity.

Boudicca ( c20 – 60) – British leader against Roman rule

Jesse Owens (1913-1980) US Sprinter

Bill Gates (1955 – ) Founder of Microsoft

Ernest Hemingway ( 1899 – 1961) US writer

John Lennon (1940 – 1980) British popstar and Beatle

Henry Ford (1864-1947) US Industrialist

Genghis Kahn (1162 – 1227) – Leader and creator of Mongol Empire.

Haile Selassie (1892 – 1975) – Ethiopian Leader

George Orwell (1903 – 1950) – English author

Thomas Edison (1847 – 1931) – Inventor and businessman.

Dwight Eisenhower (1890 – 1969) – Supreme Allied Commander

Queen Elizabeth II (1926 – ) British Queen

Plato (424 – 348 BC) – philosopher.

Johann Gutenberg (1395 – 1468) – Inventor of printing press

You, my friend, have bought the lie that you are powerless. So long as the majority of conservatives think like you there will be no change. You are precisely the problem I speak of. Imagine 100 million engaging in the political system and demanding the changes you claim to want.

Unfortunately you have bought into the lie the Democrats want, which is you are powerless to affect change so don't even try.
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Old 08-07-2014, 06:02   #66
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Well well, you respond as I expected. You ridicule, laugh, demonstrate cynicism and more. But you do not directly respond. For the most part I now perceive you to be the very class of 'conservatives' I speak of.

What damaged you so badly you feel powerless in the world of politics? Why do you believe any effort to change is futile? And what, precisely are your qualifications to make such claims other than reading some websites while you sit doing nothing about it?

To help get you on track, lets look at 100 people who changed the world or had a lasting impact on it with their vision, beliefs or values:

Jesus Christ (c.5BC – 30AD) Spiritual Teacher, central figure of Christianity.

You, my friend, have bought the lie that you are powerless. So long as the majority of conservatives think like you there will be no change. You are precisely the problem I speak of. Imagine 100 million engaging in the political system and demanding the changes you claim to want.

Unfortunately you have bought into the lie the Democrats want, which is you are powerless to affect change so don't even try.
All of their contributions have brought us here, no?
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All of their contributions have brought us here, no?
Hi Half!

I am not certain I understand the context of your response. Generally speaking of the list, they all contributed something (good or bad) to what we now think of as modern civilization.

My point is that one starts out as a defeatist, then no change can occur. And when one does nothing to change their plight, it will never change.

Lets look at inner cities. For the most part every conservative here will say get folks off welfare and make them better their circumstance.

But how are these conservatives any different when it comes to changing their own circumstance through inaction?
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Well well, you respond as I expected. You ridicule, laugh, demonstrate cynicism and more. But you do not directly respond. For the most part I now perceive you to be the very class of 'conservatives' I speak of.



What damaged you so badly you feel powerless in the world of politics? Why do you believe any effort to change is futile? And what, precisely are your qualifications to make such claims other than reading some websites while you sit doing nothing about it?



To help get you on track, lets look at 100 people who changed the world or had a lasting impact on it with their vision, beliefs or values:



Jesus Christ (c.5BC – 30AD) Spiritual Teacher, central figure of Christianity.



Thomas Jefferson (1743- 1826) 3rd President of US. Principle author of Declaration of Independence



Mikhail Gorbachev Leader of Soviet Union. Oversaw transition from Communism in Eastern Europe.



Martin Luther King (1929 – 1968) Non-violent civil rights leader.



Nelson Mandela(1918 – 2013) Anti-apartheid leader. First



President of democratic South Africa in 1994.



Buddha (c 563 – 483BC) Spiritual Teacher and founder of Buddhism.



Winston Churchill (1874 – 1965) Prime Minister of Great Britain

during Second World War.



William Shakespeare (1564- 1616) English poet and playwright.



Adolf Hitler (1889 – 1945) Dictator of Nazi Germany.



Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865) President of US during civil war, helped end slavery.



Muhammad – (570 – 632) Prophet of Islam



St Paul (5 – AD 67) – Christian missionary



George Washington (1732 – 1799) – 1st President of US



Sri Krishna (c. BC) – Spiritual Teacher of Hinduism



Emperor Constantine (272 – 337) First Roman Emperor to

embrace Christianity



Martin Luther (1483 – 1546) – Key figure in Protestant Reformation.



Socrates (469 BC–399 BC) – Greek philosopher



Karl Marx (1818 – 1883) – German philosopher, founder of

Marxism



Charles de Gaulle (1890- 1970) French politician.



Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 – 1945) US President 1932-1945



Charles Darwin (1809 – 1882) – Developed theory of evolution



Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727) – English mathematician and scientist.



Akbar (1542 – 1605) – Moghul Emperor



Queen Victoria (1819 – 1901) – Queen of Great Britain during Victorian age.



Konrad Adenauer (1876-1967) – German Chancellor post WWII.



Jawaharlal Nehru (1889-1964) – First Indian Prime Minister



Ramses II (1279 – 1213 BC) – Powerful Egyptian king.



Benjamin Franklin (1706 – 1790) – US writer and polymath



Confucius (551 – 479 BC) – Chinese philosopher.



Alexander the Great (356 – 323 BC) – King of Macedonia.



Woodrow Wilson (1856 – 1924) – President of US during WWI



William Wilberforce (1759 – 1833) – Campaigner against slavery



Christopher Columbus (1451 – 1506) – Italian explorer landed in America



Marcus Aurelius (121 – 180) – Roman Emperor and philosopher



Galileo Galilei (1564 -1642) – Astronomer and physicist



Mahatma Gandhi (1869 – 1948) – Indian nationalist and

politician



Joan of Arc – (1412-1431) – French saint



Charlemagne (742 – 814) – King of Franks and Emperor of the Romans



Aristotle (384 BC – 322 BC) – Greek philosopher



Mother Teresa – (1910-1997) – Nun who served the poor



Saladin (1138 – 1193) – Leader of Arabs during Crusades.



Simon Bolivar (1783 – 1830) – Liberator of Latin American countries



Babur (1483 – 1531) – Founder of Moghul Empire



Sir Walter Raleigh (1552 – 1618) – English explorer.



Voltaire (1694 – 1778 – French philosopher.



Samuel Johnson (1709 – 1784) – British author and creator of dictionary.



Catherine the Great (1729 – 1796) – Russian Queen



Mozart (1756 – 1791) – Austrian Music composer.



Princess Diana (1961 – 1997) – Humanitarian



Oscar Wilde (1854 – 1900) – Irish writer.



Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 – 1821) – French military and

political leader



Beethoven (1770 1827) – German composer



Benjamin Disraeli (1804 – 1881) – British Prime Minister.



Leonardo da Vinci ( 1452 – 1519) – Italian scientist, artist, polymath.



Louis Pasteur (1822 – 1895) – French chemish and Biologist.



Leo Tolstoy (1828 – 1910) – Russian writer and philosopher



Albert Einstein (1879 – 1955) – German physicist.



Ataturk (1881-1938) – founder of the Turkish Republic.



Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) – Spanish painter and sculptor



Pope John Paul II (1920 – 2005) – Polish Pope from 1978-2005



Margaret Thatcher (1925 – ) – British Prime Minister



Mohammed Ali (1942 – ) American boxer



Aung San Suu Kyi (1945 – ) Burmese opposition leader



John F. Kennedy (1917 – 1963) – US President.



Lord Nelson (1758 – 1805) – Admiral in British navy



Boris Yeltsin (1931 – 2007) – Russian President



Lyndon Johnson (1908 – 1973) – US President 1963-69



Indira Gandhi (1917 – 1984) – Third Prime Minister of India.



Eva Peron (1919 – 1952) – First Lady of Argentina



William Tyndale (1494 – 1536) – Translated Bible into English



Tim Berners Lee (1955 – ) Credited with founding World Wide Web



Rosa Parks (1913-2005) – Civil Rights activist



Benazir Bhutto (1953 – 2007) – Prime Minister of Pakistan



Schubert (1797 – 1828) – Austrian Composer



Kofi Annan (1938 – ) United Nations Secretary General



14th Dalai Lama (1938 – ) Spritual and political leader of Tibetans



Barack Obama (1961 – ) 44th President of United States



Albert Schweitzer (1875 – 1965) – Humanitarian, philosopher.



Malcolm X (1925 – 1965) Black nationalist leader



Lech Walesa (1943 – ) Leader of Polish solidarity movement.



John M Keynes (1883 – 1946) Influential economist.



Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797) – Feminist, author



Marie Curie (1867 – 1934) – Chemist and Physicist



Elvis Presley (1935 – 1977) – Rock star.



Oliver Cromwell (1599 – 1658) – British Parliamentarian



Oprah Winfrey (1954 – ) US media celebrity.



Boudicca ( c20 – 60) – British leader against Roman rule



Jesse Owens (1913-1980) US Sprinter



Bill Gates (1955 – ) Founder of Microsoft



Ernest Hemingway ( 1899 – 1961) US writer



John Lennon (1940 – 1980) British popstar and Beatle



Henry Ford (1864-1947) US Industrialist



Genghis Kahn (1162 – 1227) – Leader and creator of Mongol Empire.



Haile Selassie (1892 – 1975) – Ethiopian Leader



George Orwell (1903 – 1950) – English author



Thomas Edison (1847 – 1931) – Inventor and businessman.



Dwight Eisenhower (1890 – 1969) – Supreme Allied Commander



Queen Elizabeth II (1926 – ) British Queen



Plato (424 – 348 BC) – philosopher.



Johann Gutenberg (1395 – 1468) – Inventor of printing press



You, my friend, have bought the lie that you are powerless. So long as the majority of conservatives think like you there will be no change. You are precisely the problem I speak of. Imagine 100 million engaging in the political system and demanding the changes you claim to want.



Unfortunately you have bought into the lie the Democrats want, which is you are powerless to affect change so don't even try.

You have mad copy n paste skills


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Why thank you, I do!

Does that mean you have run out of snappy retorts as to why America can't change and become great again or how nothing we do matters and all is lost?
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Does that mean you have run out of snappy retorts as to why America can't change and become great again or how nothing we do matters and all is lost?

That isn't what I said. I said it can't be fixed. I've offered an example. You offer hyperbole. What is left to debate?


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That isn't what I said. I said it can't be fixed. I've offered an example. You offer hyperbole. What is left to debate?


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Amazing. So you have declared that no change can ever be accomplished and thus you have surrendered. Thats just sad, my friend. The facts are clear. So long as folks like you who claim to be conservatives resign to defeat, become sheeple and walk away from the process with all of your attendant complaints and indignation, you are a self fulfilling prophecy.

Sir, I do not think much or you as an America, and certainly you preclude yourself from being any form or patriot. And I include your close friend in that category. Shame on you. You deserve everything that you get as you are steamrolled over in life.

You say that I offer hyperbole? At least I try to engage people, make things better, strive for a goal. You sir, provide excuses to do nothing.

Are you sure your not French? You seem so skilled at surrender.
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Stand up, act and mobilize. You want change, be the change.
I am acting. It takes money to affect change, so I'm working hard on making a big pile of money. That will accomplish a whole lot more than me wasting time writing letters to my congresscritter.
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I am acting. It takes money to affect change, so I'm working hard on making a big pile of money. That will accomplish a whole lot more than me wasting time writing letters to my congresscritter.
Thanks for the feedback, DD. Yes money is needed, but it transcends that. When you shut down a congressmans office switchboard with complaints, they hear it. When you shut down their fax lines, they hear it. When they are 10,000 emails deep in complaints, they hear it.

It simple astonishes me how may people think they cannot affect change. To not act is to act.
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Old 08-07-2014, 09:39   #77
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Thanks for the feedback, DD. Yes money is needed, but it transcends that. When you shut down a congressmans office switchboard with complaints, they hear it. When you shut down their fax lines, they hear it. When they are 10,000 emails deep in complaints, they hear it.

It simple astonishes me how may people think they cannot affect change. To not act is to act.

I disagree. Do you really think that if every Republican in America wrote to Nancy Pelosi that she would change? Think again.
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Old 08-07-2014, 09:48   #78
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To help get you on track, lets look at 100 people who changed the world or had a lasting impact on it with their vision, beliefs or values:

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Adolf Hitler (1889 – 1945) Dictator of Nazi Germany.

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Muhammad – (570 – 632) Prophet of Islam

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Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 – 1821) – French military and
political leader

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Barack Obama (1961 – ) 44th President of United States

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Genghis Kahn (1162 – 1227) – Leader and creator of Mongol Empire.

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Unfortunately you have bought into the lie the Democrats want, which is you are powerless to affect change so don't even try.
So my take away is I should strive to cause the deaths of millions of people to have fulfilling life and a truly worthy person of the label "conservative" or alternatively I can mimic Barack Obama to win that title.
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Old 08-07-2014, 09:51   #79
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I disagree. Do you really think that if every Republican in America wrote to Nancy Pelosi that she would change? Think again.
No Sir, that is not what I said nor intended. What I am speaking of is forcing the RNC party at large to do the bidding of those they serve, not trying to sway democrats. Lets face some facts:

John McCain openly says he is a progressive. The folks in his realm do not often like what he does. So why is he still there when the majority he serves is in disagreement with him? He is simply democrat lite. It is because the voters there do not mobilize to change it.

On the other hand, Eric Cantor did the same. His constituents rallied and tossed him out. What I am saying is that the constituents non-action is what allows them to remain there.
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I disagree. Do you really think that if every Republican in America wrote to Nancy Pelosi that she would change? Think again.
He didnt asnwer that the first time it was asked. It doesnt fit his little narrative about he is the true conservative...

He simply ignored it. Intellectual dishonesty at its finest.

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Lets make the unrealistic scenario that EVERY member of the NRA wrote a letter to Nanci Pelosi stating their opposition to gun control. What would that amount of letters do to change her mind.

On the opposite end, how many letters would it take for people to send to you to get you to change your mind about some of you deepest held convictions?
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