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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:21 PM

Re: Christian Extremicists as bad as any

Sounds like it's from The Onion or The Daily Show

That would make sense, but it happens to be real.

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:26 PM

Re: Let's see Ted Cruz's birth certificate!

Oh yeah, because they are idiots.

Is idiot a synonym for racist? I don't think so.

Fri Mar 27

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JoelCairo replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 3:47 PM

Re: The story of the CA drought in 5 pictures ..


OTOH agriculture is a huge source of income for the state. We will regret killing the Ag Business.


Is it always life or death? No middle ground?

That fact is that most of the water is used by agriculture, which has, [more]

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JoelCairo posted to the Political Asylum board. 12:32 PM

Christian Extremicists as bad as any

In California, a right-wing Christian extremist has filed a petition to place on the ballot a proposition that would give citizens the right to shoot gays.

All based on what he alleges to be religious views.

The text of the [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 11:44 AM

Re: The story of the CA drought in 5 pictures ..


California needs to stop developing urban sprawl, but local politicians are in the pockets of developers, so that won't happen either.


Whether you are right or wrong, this matter is practically irrelevant when it comes to water [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:37 AM

Re: GOP collects ACA horror stories

Not sure whether this is serious or not, Grumpy, but if this is the best you go, then I feel even better about ACA than I did.

1. The Cadillac plans, that's the best you have? A benefit for the highest paid, given plans that add heavy cost [more]

Thu Mar 26

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:07 PM

Re: GOP collects ACA horror stories

It also does some very bad things and those things are still coming down the road.

Clever mis-use of tense to create validity where none exists. It doesn't do anything that you allege is still coming down the road.

It may do [more]

Wed Mar 25

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:08 PM

Re: TX: Big Gov't Repubs Making Waves

Hey, Republicans aren't against government arbitrarily using its power to exploit and limit the freedom of citizens. Just of the wealthy and entitled upper classes.

State tyranny and limitation of citizens' freedom is why we have a federal [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:40 AM

Re: I'll take Ike over Reagan any day

"This bill demonstrates for all time our nation's ironclad commitment to Social Security. It assures the elderly that America will always keep the promises made in troubled times a half a century ago. It assures those who are still working [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Conservative Fools board. 10:38 AM

Re: 0bama Unraveling America

When I want the opinion on the military from someone who has zero military experience and has done nothing for this country, I'll go find some zoned out druggy whose opinion I value more.

When you want that, you should look in the [more]

Tue Mar 24

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JoelCairo posted to the Political Asylum board. 8:07 PM

I'll take Ike over Reagan any day

"Should any political party attempt to abolish Social Security, unemployment insurance and eliminate labor laws and farm programs, you would not hear of that party again in our political history. There is a tiny splinter group, of course, that [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:00 PM

Re: Not all problems have solutions.

Good thing Bush isn't still POTUS as it would be all our fault.


Not only that, but the economy would still be in the gutter, there would be more troops in Iraq and Afghanistan than were at the end of 2008, and Bin Laden would [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:57 PM

Re: McCain/Romney have been proven correct!

McCain on maintaining troops in Iraq/Aghanistan or the strong likelihood of needing to do this duing his run for POTUS.

Romney for his comments on the danger possed by Russia.


And both positions, which are wrong, were [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Conservative Fools board. 1:45 PM

Re: 0bama Unraveling America

The idea that the surge provided anything more than a temporary respite is laughable and shows the emptiness of the critique -- or contempt for democracy and the carrying out of the policy laid out by Pres. Bush.

Either way, the surge was, [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Retirement Investing board. 1:41 PM

Re: What if you've won the game?

So when you say "Big government is not the answer for economic progress. Never has been, never will be." I see what you mean.

You missed a few:

-- Louisiana, Arkansas, Texas, Oklahoma, and everything else west of [more]

Mon Mar 23

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:49 PM

Re: Meanwhile in France

Perhaps the most interesting and novel news in this story is that voters in this election were voting on pairs of candidates, as it was mandated that half the electees be women.

Even their right wing approach is 180 degrees different than in [more]

Fri Mar 20

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JoelCairo replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 1:04 AM

Re: What Jews learned tragically

What i've found interesting recently is the juxtaposition of Obama's treatment of Iran and Israel.

Of course, then you make things up. Don't be mugged by reality.

Of course you think it odd that we should have a different set [more]

Thu Mar 19

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 6:37 PM

Re: Mike Huckabee Pushing Bogus Diabetes Cure

Isn't capitalism wonderful! So Christian. So moral. So honest!

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:50 PM

Re: LOL@YOU SMUG LIBERALS

I think you are the definition of smug, Jedi. Advocate nothing to achieve the goals you allege to favor, and crow like a self-entitled upper class imposter at people who are trying to do something.

And what can't you say? That you're [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:41 PM

Re: Target Stores Are Doomed!

Clearly liberalism at work.

Its remarks like this which show why I have contempt for the slavery-loving advocates of the right. Don't lie to anyone about your caring for ideals like equality, freedom, or equal opportunity.

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