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America, Love It or Leave It

Posted by devildog6771 on September 26, 2010

Chuck Norris in Iraq in 2006

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I was looking for an image and quote to dress up my blog when I found an interesting article dated March 11, 2009 by Paul Raushenbush in Progressive Revival. Raushenbush starts off:

Memo to Chuck Norris: America, Love it or Leave It

A couple days ago I needed a haircut and a shave.  Passing by an unfamiliar barber shop I noticed a sticker in the window that I hadn’t seen for a few decades that read: “America: Love it or Leave it.”
That mandate to love America at all times seemed in sharp contrast to the rant of Rush Limbaugh against America’s president blaring on the radio.  As there were two people in front of me, I decided I wouldn’t endure Rush for a whole hour.  But It got me thinking about the growing rage of the right at President Obama.

Raushenbush went on to say Limbaugh commented that Read the rest of this entry »


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Reclaiming America

Posted by devildog6771 on September 24, 2010

So much bickering between the Democrats and Republicans.  Now the Republicans have issued a statement about their “new” goals if their party should win the upcoming elections.  They call their plan, the GOP’s  “Pledge to America.” The GOP lists four (4) main points:

1. Permanently extend the Bush-era tax cuts

2.] Give small business owners a 20% tax deduction on income

3.] cancel unspent stimulus funds and roll back spending

4.] Repeal “Obama Care” and replace it with GOP reforms

Of course, the Democrats have countered with attacks over the Republicans’ latest statement. They say there is nothing “new” in the GOP plan.  The rest of their remarks are just a repeat of everything er have all heard before.

It doesn’t really matter what either party has to say. Neither seems to get the big picture. A poll on Fox News shows that 60% of the American people are sick of the Democrats and 68% are sick of the Republicans. I can’t imagine why? Read the rest of this entry »

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