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I was more acknowledging that such issues are spun. And they will be, you know. This is different than 'truth', it's rather how such possible idealogical perceptions are used as 'ammunition', to keep the public divided and inside nicely-controlled boundaries of acceptable political thought.
Originally posted by Iamonlyhuman
Originally posted by Toadmund
Something I've been wondering though, we all know only pawns and puppets become prez, but what if some smart chap running for president and won it, played them into believing he'd be the perfect chump, then turn the tables on them and actually become a real Ron Paul like American hero?
Nah?! Ahh, crazy thought.
There have been several so far... the only thing is that they ended up 6 feet under very quickly...
Originally posted by Ian McLean
So now that Chavez is singing an anti-Democrat tune
Originally posted by jerico65
Way to go, Chavez. Nothing like reaching out with the hand of friendship to try to heal old wounds and patch things up in a civilized manner.