posted on Nov, 8 2012 @ 08:29 AM
reply to post by whyamIhere
My "guy" did not lose last night. Though referring to him as "my guy" feels insincere. He was the closest thing to what I would want that was
For the record - I share the same fears and concerns as you do. Diminishing freedoms, debt, too much government and not enough results. In my humble
opinion I offer the following thought...
We aren't nearly as divided as we think we might be. We've just fallen prey to rhetoric, propaganda, and a ton of fear mongering
My stance is that we truly can conquer the difficulties confronting us in a bipartisan and productive manner - from the bottom up. It won't be easy
and it won't be instantaneous. But it is very much possible. We've been tricked into thinking of each other as the enemy and that has prevented us
from realizing that we have mutual interests and goals.
In that regard, I extend an olive branch to all conservatives and ask that we find it within ourselves to sit down and discuss that which we can find
agreement upon or compromise in. We've wasted too many years and jeopardized the future of our nation with this infighting. We need to be a nation,
Are we up to that? Can we have the fortitude enough to drop our defenses and temper or paradigms in the quest for the best America?
I hope we can. Sincerely.