Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

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Old Political Paradigms Are Changing?

Postby Crux » 2016 May 11 20:12

Drudge headlines:

Middle class takes hit in most cities...
Incomes have fallen in four-fifths of all metro areas...
New American Home: Multi-Generational Living on Rise...


Big Government sucks and the Democrat Party is The Party of Big Government!

Record Taxes, Record Debt, Record Deficits, Record Poverty, Record Unemployment, Record Dependency...

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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby Coondog » 2016 May 11 23:32

Hello Cruxy,

Long time no see. Not in the mood again today to be argumentative, but just so you're not disappointed the question must be posed:

When you write things like "record deficit" and "record unemployment", do you actually think about what you're writing or do your fingers just automatically translate ethereal subliminal messages into tangible BS?

Coondog

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Edit:

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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby Wise One » 2016 May 12 12:43

"If your only tool is a hammer, every problem looks like Donald Trump."

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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby Coondog » 2016 May 12 12:58

Well, there is the small matter of "Record Taxes". That's not remotely accurate unless we choose to narrow our comparison:

Record Taxes, compared to 1816 and ignoring the ensuing 200 years.

Record Debt, Record Poverty, Record Dependency. Yep! Doubling military expenditures won't lower the debt. Keeping the minimum wage at $7.25 won't alleviate poverty. Disqualifying assistance recipients would certainly reduce dependency, but to what end?

But, why worry about stuff like that? We're all going to be winners when Charlie Sheen.....uh, Donald Trump, is elected president. We're going to get sooooooo tired of winning.

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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby Wise One » 2016 May 15 12:32

I find myself again in agreement with your perspective, but must say I am seriously disappointed in your latest posting.

Where are the cats? They are no more, have ceased to be, are expired, your posting is bereft of images/videos.

:coffee:
"If your only tool is a hammer, every problem looks like Donald Trump."

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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby Coondog » 2016 May 16 03:26

A Kitty for Wise One:

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Don't expect cats all the time. The are nobody's best friend. It's just an effort to attract as many users to the Forum as they have on Facebook; and pictures of cats seem to be the primary appeal. :tiphat:

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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby Neck-aint-red » 2016 May 17 19:51

Hunter S. Cooncat

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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby fangz1956 » 2016 May 18 07:26

Speaking as a friend of cats, they are my friends. I have one that is jet black and a wicked hunter. Loves catnip, too.

Besides, FB is all about the coffee........not cats.


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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby fangz1956 » 2016 May 18 07:29

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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby Wise One » 2016 May 18 12:38

Damn, I wish Stonewall would implement a "Like" button!
"If your only tool is a hammer, every problem looks like Donald Trump."

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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby Coondog » 2016 May 20 06:33

What we're seeing here is the result of Forum Deprivation!

Like buttons? Share buttons? Those are for people who are too lazy to respond, or have nothing to say, or have become so addicted to FB they can only muster enough energy to push a single button. Facebook (and Donald Trump) will be the end of civilization as we once knew it. Let us not even contemplate Like Buttons.

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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby fangz1956 » 2016 May 20 06:45

:laughing: :laughing:
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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby fangz1956 » 2016 May 22 06:02



A worthy read as is most everything these folks put forth. I have read a fair number of their dissections of pertinent stories of the day. The MSM is failing the public badly and they just don't seem to care anymore.


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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby Coondog » 2016 May 22 16:26

There is no MSM. The same thing happened to it that happened to Hillary Clinton. It has been demonized for years as failing to validate obscure conspiracies and questionable journalistic speculations. Unlike Clinton, the MSM has managed to validate the demonization by eschewing journalism in favor of competing with bloggers with vivid imaginations sequestered with laptops in their grandmothers' basements.

Orwell missed the mark by about 30 years and also the source of misinformation. Big Brother isn't the government, it's the once empty recesses of proletariat brains now over saturated with monkey speak and subliminal suggestions that spiders are crawling up their backs.

Somewhere out there is a land where integrity is a virtue and intellectualism is not a disease. This ain't it.

Here's to the Main Stream Media in particular and Social Media in general:


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Re: Old Political Paradigms Are Changing

Postby fangz1956 » 2016 May 28 10:13

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Hillary is DISHONEST and CAN NOT be trusted...

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