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I just hope that Scotty has stopped bashing his head into the wall.....
Scott will be fine. It's these folks you have to worry about.

http://blogs.spectator.co.uk/alex-ma...stemic-closure

This is the one I find most revealing of that mindset:

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The college educated professionals at the heart of Obama’s coalition are products of an academic culture that not only leans far-left, but is dedicated to producing precisely the national political outcome that Obama represents. Obama himself was both a product and a member of the elite leftist university faculty.
We lost because of those damn educated smart people!

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The lesson is in taking a look at how the radicals won
Er, no. The lesson is that we're not the radicals, we are the mainstream. You are the radicals.

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"For God's sakes! 91% Blacks voted for Barack Obama. I just can't handle this assesine mentality from the blacks. And they really have to wonder why we look at them the way we do? WAKE UP BLACKS you sold out America for an Obama phone & more free government perks. YOU SHOULD BE ASHAMED OF YOURSELVES. Disgust. Don't call me a "racist" just because I am disgusted at your intelligence & lack of country loyalty."
Wow. You got this from the Klan forum?

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Er, no. The lesson is that we're not the radicals, we are the mainstream. You are the radicals.
How can anyone argue that Obama is a radical? He's as middle-of-the-road as they come.
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...that house cleaning definitely looks like a step in the right...errr...correct direction...will be very interesting to see if the new occupants will be up for the job...and with Bibi and his crew, and the banks possibily on the outside looking the possibilty of actually having a government that is focused on solving problems that affect the majority of Americans looks good...

...btw...has anyone sent condolences to SoCal?....

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lol. I always assumed that when he left/stopped posting (although I bet he is lurking, but now wearing a straight jacket to prevent him from logging in that one last time) he had put his job on hold to phonebank (for freedom) in Ohio or something.
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So what did I miss?
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*smiles, rubs hands, puts popcorn on*














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How can anyone argue that Obama is a radical? He's as middle-of-the-road as they come.
What? He's a Marxist Muslim socialist Kenyan communist Chicago thug. Haven't you heard?

My how the tables have turned overnight.

http://thehill.com/homenews/house/26...er-obama-video

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Watchdog group CREW has asked the Office of Congressional Ethics to investigate whether Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) violated rules by producing a video that attacks President Obama...Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) alleges that Issa, the chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, misused government resources for political purposes in making the video, which the group describes as “nothing more than a negative political advertisement against President Obama.”
“The attack ad offers no information about any action whatsoever by the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform,” CREW wrote in its letter to OCE. “In fact, the only purpose of the ad — particularly given its release just days before a hotly contested presidential election — is to attempt to elicit outrage against the president for holding state dinner at a time when Americans are facing fiscal difficulties.” The video was made by the committee and posted on the committee's YouTube channel.
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Wow. You got this from the Klan forum?


How can anyone argue that Obama is a radical? He's as middle-of-the-road as they come.
From an open Facebook page, would you believe!?

These people have no concept of a 'political spectrum'. If they don't see themselves as extreme, loony right, you know, how everyone in the world who's not actually one of them sees them, how can they have any concept of, or make any distinctions between, anyone further to the left. We are all, in their view, liberals, radicals, socialists, communists, and worse.

I saw one guy referring to the current SCOTUS as being already "too liberal". I mean, how can you communicate meaningfully with someone like that?

To clarify - when I refer to "these people", etc., I am specifically referring to the serious loonies, the ones right over the edge, like the people who wrote the excerpts I posted earlier, and not to more traditional Republicans and those on the right of the spectrum who have not demonstrably lost their minds, as the people I quoted evidently have.
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lol. I always assumed that when he left/stopped posting (although I bet he is lurking, but now wearing a straight jacket to prevent him from logging in that one last time) he had put his job on hold to phonebank (for freedom) in Ohio or something.
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So what did I miss?
That was fast...

Are you alright? How are you feeling? Is there something we can do for you? I think I am speaking for everyone when I say we are/were concerned....
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538 was the most accurate of the aggregators.

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Electoral-Vote.com - average miss 2.32 points; average bias R+1.16
Electoral-Projection-com - average miss 2.09 points; average bias R+1.64

FiveThirtyEight - average miss 1.61 points; average bias R+0.50

Frontloading HQ - average miss 1.95 points; average bias R+0.94

Gott/Colley Electoral Scoreboard - average miss 2.57 points; average bias R+1.89

HuffingtonPost Pollster - average miss 1.98 points; average bias +1.16

Princeton Election Consortium - average miss 1.99 points; average bias R+1.94

RealClearPolitics - average miss 2.52 points; average bias R+1.78

TalkingPointsMemo PollTracker - average miss 2.04 points; average bias R+1.22
While this is satire, there is a kernel of truth to it:

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blog...d-science.html
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Ted joins the Donald on the exploded heads ward.

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