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Why are liberals and progressives...

Original post made by Why?, Another Pleasanton neighborhood, on Aug 4, 2009

So willing to be lied to, so willing to give up their own personal freedom, so willing to let others work on their behalf...etc?

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Posted by Fellow Pleasantonian
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 4, 2009 at 4:43 pm

If you are going to go through the trouble of actually posting a new topic, please make an effort to have it make sense.
Thanks,
Fellow Pleasantonian


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Posted by Why?
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 4, 2009 at 4:49 pm

FP,

You mean like this?

Web Link

Web Link

Web Link

Hmmm...funny how I didn't see your posting the same request with these posters...


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Posted by Ptowner
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 4, 2009 at 4:55 pm

I thought I was the only one that wondered that! Wow, it's really my impression also.

It just seems like they sit their with Stockholm syndrome and open shackels and yet they don't leave.

I can't explain it either. I hope we get some good insights and that everyone will be open to listening.

It's such a conundrum to define.


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Posted by Fellow Pleasantonian
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 4, 2009 at 5:01 pm

All of the posts you presented links to offered details supporting their posters' points. Your post is a rhetorical questions with no discussion, supporting arguments, or debate. It can't be characterized as anything other than a one-liner; an attempt to insult progressives and liberals through the use of ridiculous generalizations.
That is why I commented on yours, and not on the posts you referenced.


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Posted by Um
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 4, 2009 at 6:27 pm

Um, I didn't realize there were such "standards" for new topic threads as Fellow Pleasantonian has determined. Free speech only if it a thesis statement. I see - I guess that will reduce the PWTF to fewer posts.


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Posted by South side
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 4, 2009 at 6:32 pm

This is what Fellow was looking for as an exemplar thread.

Web Link


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Posted by Homeowner
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 4, 2009 at 6:32 pm

There is no requirement to make a coherent point to start a new thread. Thanks for the demonstration of free speech, not terribly useful, but free.


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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on Aug 4, 2009 at 6:34 pm

Why = A Mental!


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Posted by Why?
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 4, 2009 at 6:37 pm

Cholo,

I thought I would respond to your comment with a similar lexical quality:

I'm rubber, you're glue - whatever you say bounces off me and sticks to you!


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Posted by Fellow Pleasantonian
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 4, 2009 at 7:39 pm

You are right. Please continue to make incoherent points to support your point of view.


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Posted by IQ
a resident of Del Prado
on Aug 4, 2009 at 8:42 pm

Have you read some of the things they have written? Certainly lack of a quality education has to play a part in their ideals.


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Posted by Crash
a resident of Country Fair
on Aug 4, 2009 at 9:09 pm

Why?

Just get your pilots license? That was quite a crash and burn discussion!


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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Avignon
on Aug 4, 2009 at 9:26 pm

Ping.....


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Posted by To Crash
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 4, 2009 at 9:46 pm

I'm taking a political science class online and I wanted to see what would happened if I stirred the pot a little.

Wow - people take everything so personal in this town. I guess that is what the "P" in P-Town must stand for.

I have some good thoughts to write my paper now...

It served my purposes.


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Posted by Anonymous
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Aug 5, 2009 at 10:21 pm

"Why" - stay in school, you obviously have a lot more to learn. You didn't start off with quality comments and so you got crap answers to your "pot stirring". If you can write a paper based on this thread you must be attending "Bozo's Online Political Science" class!


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Posted by Well Now
a resident of Country Fair
on Aug 6, 2009 at 5:27 pm

Could you explain that post?


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