Quoting TheNuge:" i just read your post with the Goldwater quote. I certainly see his point. Given our system and the ... [snip!] ... liberal alliances with the media, academia, hollywood/pop culture, sometimes i understand needing to "hold your nose" and jump."
Quoting Leisurely Duchess:" I'm not making a who-is-smarter argument. It's no state secret that universities are hunting grounds ... [snip!] ... need to promote things like the military and police. Conservatives thus respond more strongly to propaganda that promotes fear."
Quoting Leisurely Duchess:" Don't forget that most people still see only a two-party system. They looked at the GOP this election ... [snip!] ... I knew that I did not have to vote at all to help ensure that Romney & Co didn't get into office. Then there's this ... "
Quoting TheNuge:" oh yes! Student should be recruited from universities. It's an obvious fertile area for talent. When ... [snip!] ... about his books and they create great imagery. I'm sure those "fear studies" are interesting as conducted by.... academics :-)"
Quoting ~Julie Blue Eyes~:" <blockquote><b>Quoting SpaceCowgirl:</b>" How so? I thought her point was the professors ... [snip!] ... I'd have to agree, from my own experience. I miss the blue dog democrats of days gone by. They are almost non existent."
Quoting Leisurely Duchess:" You didn't create great imagery. What you said was "these groups are so dominated by liberals that ... [snip!] ... over here" You haven't actually established what is so horribly terrifying about X, Y and Z groups having liberal leanings."
Quoting ~Julie Blue Eyes~:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Leisurely Duchess:</b>" 1) You're always going to have some ... [snip!] ... to me. Why haven't I seen you in D&D before? You are very articulate. Agree or disagree (don't know yet), I like it!"
Quoting Leisurely Duchess:" I'm recently returned from about a one year hiatus. I usually spend most time in D&D when I'm online"
Quoting Leisurely Duchess:" I think maybe the biggest problem between the liberals and conservatives is the balance between capitalism ... [snip!] ... our existence. There is literally no place for them in economic equations. That is not only unrealistic, it is patently absurd."