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By Gators on 11-10-12 @ 10:42 am
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It’s mostly about give-a-ways by the gov’t.  More people in that line. then the one who want to
earn it.  You can tip toe around it, but this is the facts…Jack!
By Montanadan on 11-11-12 @ 8:18 pm
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The T-party helped get elected 16 more T-party congressman and 13 new Republican Governors. If
we had a T-party run Republican party we would of informed the electorate about the true Obama.
How many people would of voted for Obama if they really new Obama’s family were all
communists, new his associations in and around the White House all Saul Alinskyits and what that
means. Understood about Fast and furious and the goings on in the Libia, Benghazi murder of 4
good Americans. The list go’s on and on.  Romney had his chances but let the Chicago type
politics rule the election, he didn’t fight back like he should have. Fight fire with fire. Romney was to
much a good guy.  Hope we learn something and don’t give up the fight. We must get mad and fight
even harder.
By mitch on 11-11-12 @ 10:41 pm
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the good fight’s been fought.  we won, your guy lost, deal with it.  The longer you continue to
cling to your little fantasy stories the sillier you look.    Gotta admit tho, you’re always good for
a laugh.
By Montanadan on 11-11-12 @ 11:23 pm
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Sadly the last laugh will be on everyone, especially for the next 4 years. Iv watched the videos
asking basic questions why they are voting for Obama. It was sad very sad. Fools and parasites on
Americas health. They didn’t know even the most basic knowledge of how American government
works or even about Obama’s future goals ? Do some research and get educated, learn from your
selfish ignorance. Good Americans will never give up the good fight. The enemy is within , now
America will find out but will it will be to late 20 Trillion of debt.?  2014 will be here before we know
it and the T-party and true patriots will be here to inform and replicate what we did in 2010.
By JB on 11-12-12 @ 1:24 pm
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It is not surprising to see election fraud, especially in cities like Cleveland, Ohio - an obvious
entitlement mecca.  Here is the proof of that:

http://boe.cuyahogacounty.us/pdf_boe/en-
US/ElectionResults2012/11062012UnofficialResultsbyPrecinct.HTM

Liberals, please, go ahead and deny it, like you deny everything else.  Of course you will - these
results are “unofficial”, even though they come from a county government website.

If you are even remotely interested, please count the number of precincts that have less than 10
votes for Romney - there are over 100.  This never happens - even in a dictatorship.
By Montanadan on 11-12-12 @ 2:01 pm
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Your right JB. Liberals will deny the truth, they ignore common sense and basic math but Saul
Alinkiits and Marxists have a well thought out plan to destroy America systematically. Read Rules
for Radicals. Obama taught it in his Chicago college class.
Out of 121 million voters Obama only won by 3 million hardly a mandate for anything, so remember
we can easily turn this mistake around with a little education and hard work. Over 3 million
rednecks didn’t vote because they din’t like a moderate Romney. Morons? Why can’t people see
the bigger picture ? That would of put Romney over the top.  Fiscal cliff here we come.
Thanks.
By BiggerMig on 11-12-12 @ 9:12 pm
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Montanadan and JB, you folks sure know lots about liberals.  That said, one thing you don’t
seem to comprehend is that the liberals seem to have won.  We’re good Americans, true
patriots, and our guy won.  You say over 3 million “rednecks” didn’t vote because they didn’t
like a moderate Romney.  Might that be considered “ignoring common sense”?  A little
education and hard work might do y’all some good.  And it’s would have, not would of.
By inthemiddle on 11-12-12 @ 10:32 pm
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I for one am getting more than just a little tired of this teaparty line that all Democrats are just
out to get free things from our government. All social programs combined in the federal budget
account for a smaller total percentage than what the corporate welfare total does. Some of our
local newly elected republicans receive large amounts of corporate welfare in agriculture
subsidises and government business grants and no interest loans. I am a proud Democrat who
is educated and has run their own business for almost 20 years without ever receiving one
dime of government assistance. I am fully in favor of most of the social safety nets that are in
place to help the struggling Americans that may need them, but am opposed to virtually all
corporate welfare. Its time we quit giving away our childrens future to the rich elite in this
country.
By RussCrowder on 11-13-12 @ 7:48 am
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“FREE STUFF - FREE STUFF - FREE STUFF”  The chant that is guaranteed to get the Democrat and
“Zombie Vote” out in record numbers.
By Gators on 11-13-12 @ 4:55 pm
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Above poster…yes you are correct.  Why don’t people pony up and say they want the free
handouts and stuff.  I used to pick an ornament off a tree each year for kids who needed help
at Christmas.  I did this for several years..until one year I volunteer to deliver to the people on
my list.  Guess what most of these people were working this free stuff at business’s and
churches.  I was shocked.  I quit giving to these leeches.  I give now to people I KNOW who
need it.  Stupid is as Stupid does….Only in America!!!
By GATE on 11-14-12 @ 8:52 am
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Thank you Mitt Romney for enduring the slander of you, your family and your faith perpetrated by a
criminally negligent media and the Deceivers Socialist propaganda thugs. Thank you for you patriotism
. Thank you for believing in America. It’s to our eternal shame that the ‘takers’ did not.
By Gene Dziza on 11-14-12 @ 10:52 am
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Mr. McClellan:

This may be one of the only times I have agreed with the content of one of your letters. I agree
with your assessment that the Republicans did not define themselves clearly in the last
election(s) and have lost too much of their identity. In the Montana races, Libertarians
garnished enough discontented conservative voters in a couple of races to possibly make a
difference in the outcomes. 

It doesn’t seem that anyone was defending the American Dream very well in this election.
Americans needed to be reminded that the American Dream is not a handout but the opportunity to
succeed.

  I am not trying to blame, but I couldn’t help the feeling that wealth and financial success
was demonized a little in this Presidential election.  Maybe the “You didn’t build it” speech
contributed to that feeling.

We have been blessed with the freedom to succeed and create our own destiny in this country and
one of the parties needs to defend that right and articulate it clearly. I don’t think any party
did a good job of that.

Call me a foolish optimist, but I think the American public wants to hear it.
By HRH Prince Michael on 11-14-12 @ 3:06 pm
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First, I’ll fast-forward past the growing and highly-suspect “Election” numbers that are
surfacing.  I’ll forget for the moment, the nine-million LESS “votes” which the Pharaoh
garnered in this “election”, only to “win” -this time- by a “landslide”.

Secondly, I’m neither Democrat, Republican, nor “Independent”.  I’ve long refused
to subscribe to an antiquated, ineffective, and most of all, thoroughly-corrupted system.
I’m an always aspiring Christian, and American.  If, not unlike the political-parties, I had a platform
and/or agenda, it could be described in two-words:  God, and Country.
Although I’m the heir to the most powerful and most influential monarchies in World History,
The House of David,  I believe Democracy and Capitalism can - no- MUST work.
Sadly, in our Divinely-inspired and once Godly-blessed nation, both Democracy and Capitalism
have been betrayed, and ###########.

Finally, Mr. McClellan, your letter reveals glimpses of a Good American.  An individual that, -
perhaps, wants only the best for his country and his fellow citizens.  A person, that I would be glad
to call neighbor. 

So neighbor, I cannot deceive you.  Like so many other Good Americans, I say to you, with The
True and Living Yahweh as My Witness:  You’ve been bamboozled.
By montanaeasy56 on 11-14-12 @ 8:44 pm
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Obama DIDN’T NEED the 9 million votes to beat this clown….which says more about Romney
than it does Obama..
By GATE on 11-15-12 @ 7:11 am
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Sadly, America will have to wait for Two years before Impeachment hearings can begin against the
Alinskyite!
By reggie on 11-15-12 @ 7:21 am
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The comments here from rightwing fanatics indicate they believe the answer to their loss in the
election is to just try harder, or yell louder the same old failed policies that have caused our
national decline for decades.

I say, GO FOR IT….don’t even consider change; we could ALL use more days like last
tuesday, for the good of the nation.
By GATE on 11-15-12 @ 7:29 am
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...’’ The more people[Utopians] chant about their freedom and how free they are, the more loudly I hear
their chains rattling”. -George Orwell
By mitch on 11-15-12 @ 5:43 pm
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Gate, it appears to me we got the Whiners and the Winners!  You be a Whiner, I be a
Winner.  smile
By Fast on 11-15-12 @ 7:42 pm
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* forth generation Republican
* attended many fun raisers at John McCain’s home on Centrel Aveue in Phoenix.
* much more
  But I change party after attending a Tea Party rally in 2009.  Yea ha Bubba
By GATE on 11-16-12 @ 6:01 am
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The problem with ‘progressivethink’ is that they’ve never ‘progressed’ beyond childhood. Immediate
gratification makes them oblivious to long-term implications. Voter fraud and smearing by the
Demagogue’s machine for the ‘progressive’ child is just another means to an end. American Patriots
need to learn something deeper about Child rearing. You don’t negotiate with unruly Children…You
discipline them!
By reggie on 11-16-12 @ 6:37 am
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In person voter fraud is a lie created as cover for disenfranchising several demographic sectors
of society that tend to vote democratic….by dishonest republicans. The smearing demagogue
machine ONLY exists in the form of the alternate reality media created by the right ( fox-hate
radio-hundreds? of think tanks-and all those print propaganda outlets, from the Wall Street
Urinal down to the likes of the Daily intercourse).

By all means, continue to deny reality as long as possible, it is the most patriotic thing that you
can do, except of course, reexamine those long held false beliefs and the “news” sources you
use to support these false assumptions.
By montanaeasy56 on 11-16-12 @ 7:14 am
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These right-wing nut cases should just accept reality according to Pat Robertson and the rest
of the “religious” leaders. When Katrina hit it was God that allowed that becasue of the
decadence of moral values in this country, specifically New orleans. The right-wing nut cases
have all made arguments (on Fix News) that without Sandy, Romney would have won. If it was
God’s will with Katrina then the same argument MUST hold true for Sandy. God was soooooo
mad that this country would actually try to elect someone who belongs to a religious cult, that
he allowed Sandy to tip the election. Billy Graham taking Mormonism off the lists of “cults” is
insulting at best and hypocritical…just like alll the religious nut cases.
By GATE on 11-16-12 @ 7:19 am
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Perhaps the simplest way to curtail the idiocy of rampant voter fraud in future elections for which the
Socialists have mastered, is to install ‘deadbeat alert systems’ in each Urban and some Rural voting
stations. Each time a Plantation Dependent approaches the voting booth a Robot (Lost in Space) will
cry out ‘WARNING, WARNING, Deadbeat approaching…and shut down the system.!
By mooseberryinn on 11-16-12 @ 10:43 am
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A number of “odd” tallies brings up the old adage - it doesn’t matter how many vote, it only matters who
counts the votes.  (Stalin).  Welcome to Communist America.
By GATE on 11-16-12 @ 3:37 pm
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The new American Serf: “Liberty, Freedom and Independence are overrated. I’d rather be a Welfare
Captive”.
By montanaeasy56 on 11-16-12 @ 9:50 pm
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Interesting enough the biggest group of “takers” as the right wing like to call them are people
over 65, who, by the way, voted 56% to 44% for Romney. The other “takers” are those who
receive veteran benefits, those who baby sit out kids in an educational setting, those who are
serving in our armed forces, in harms way as I type, so that the right wing whack jobs can
continue to criticize their “taking”, some of the other “takers” are those who work as first
repsonders who are there in the case of storms or other catastrophes, the police and
firefighters who come to our aid when needed. Don’t kid yourseld folks, these are the types of
people that Romney and the rest fo the nut jobs categorialize as “takers”. They want you to
think it is only the blacks and the hispanics…but it turns out they are your fathers, your mothers,
your grandparents, and yes, your neighbors. They should be ashamed…they lost the election
again to a black guy and they can’t stand that…racist a$^&%^%holes.
By mitch on 11-16-12 @ 10:09 pm
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Let them rant and rave, they’re giving the rest of us something to laugh at.    Your guy lost, our
guy won, deal with it.    Actually I think they’re mostly the same person, there can’t be that
many mental cases on here, can there?
 
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