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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 6:17 AM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

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The flood of illegal immigrants in South Texas, some of them unaccompanied minors, is largely made up of people from countries...

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:52 AM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

Your claim is incorrect, Stonewashed. Though the overall numbers of illegal immigrants has been _declining_ in recent years (since 2007)--a fact lost amidst all of the teeth-gnashing on this thread--poor Mexicans (the vast majority of them [more]

Wed Jun 11

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:33 PM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

I'm probably queasier about undocumented immigrants than most liberals but that puts me close to hypocrisy. Remember the quotas for Jews escaping the Nazis? Some came into the US illegally through South America, then Mexico. Likewise with the Irish [more]

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:16 PM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

You are talking about ADULTS who came illegally. I am talking about CHILDREN who had no choice about coming, and then grew up here, which makes the US their home. I think that's what the DREAM Act is about--children who were brought here illegally [more]

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 6:12 PM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

Using the word "sin" to refer to consequences of an accident of geography is illustrative of why the Right does so poorly with most minority constituencies. "Sin" is a religiously fraught term laden with moral and supernatural [more]

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:51 PM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

Latin American countries don't "send" people here.
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The hell they don't. You've got autocrats down there that control everything and sure as heck don't won't to pay for their social welfare, but hey, if they come [more]

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:45 PM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

If you want to understand me, focus on this: gerrymandered districts are NEVER alright.

Peter
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What about some of these like Illinois 4?

The most ridiculous congressional district in the entire [more]

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:14 PM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

A "good model" would know that Senate districts are not gerrymandered and that Maine voters are not Dixiecrats.

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Let me get this straight, gerrymandered districts are only alright when [more]

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:17 AM

Re: Doomed

Nobody's sure what impact this will have on this year's elections. But almost everyone is sure of one thing, 2016 will be the year we get to guess the name of the next Democrat President.
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By design, I might [more]

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:40 AM

Re: $100K beat $5million

You think heretofore repressed Southern antisemitism amongst the Right had anything to do with it?

Ken
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Oh, please.

You think repressed hate of "hillbillies" playing them for fools has anything [more]

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:36 AM

Re: The REAL David Brat

Yep. No dummy.

Not a dumb guy and he is not a "Tea Party" guy.

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 6:15 AM

Re: Eric Cantor Losing GOP Primary Race?

It is my understanding none of the "organized" "Tea Party" had anything to do with endorsing Brat. On the other hand, The Washington Post (now owned by Jeff Bezos) and "conservative" talk show hosts had everything to do [more]

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 4:42 AM

Re: Meet Tonight's Biggest Losers

So, let me get this straight, Google is behind the CDW / Mortgage Industry / Subprime debacle; which enriched the Corp. Houses i.e., Goldman Sachs , AIG, Merrill, JP Morgan, etc… ?
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The people "behind" it (the [more]

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:43 AM

Re: Meet Tonight's Biggest Losers

Foreclosure buyouts in the wake of the 2008 meltdown is the biggest secret / coverup. The Media Spends nearly a column on the billions and billions that hedge funds have slammed into scooping up single residential defaults

It’s all about [more]

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:33 AM

Re: Authoritarians

This part sounds like the Evangelicals and Southern Baptists. I had no idea they were liberal. :)
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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:20 AM

Re: Eric Cantor Losing GOP Primary Race?

But instead democrats and Republicans in favor talk about it in terms of currying favor with Hispanics, which is exactly the WRONG way to make policy.
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Not if they let enough of them in here who can vote. "They" [more]

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:09 AM

Re: Meet Tonight's Biggest Losers

I really don't think so (those on the list will not be the losers). If anything, they are just putting their money behind someone who they think will do a better job representing their interests, which at the present time are the tech [more]

Wed May 28

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 6:52 AM

Re: TX: Teabagger crushes GOP

Oopsie daisies. Guess the Texas money laundering will have to go through NY banks first. I guess they could always go across the border to OK and launder it through the casinos there and then bring it to TX. Works for Reid.

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Stonewashed replied to the Political Asylum board. 6:44 AM

Re: Why the reverence for our founders?

Actually, the first single issue group were slave holders. And their unwavering devotion to slavery almost ended our country before it even got started.
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Bad example. The abolitionists were unwavering on [more]

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