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Online iddee

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« on: February 29, 2020, 09:19:28 pm »
"Listen to the mustn'ts, child. Listen to the don'ts. Listen to the shouldn'ts, the impossibles, the won'ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me . . . Anything can happen, child. Anything can be"

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Re: SAD, but TRUE
« Reply #1 on: February 29, 2020, 10:35:18 pm »
Very sad.

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Re: SAD, but TRUE
« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2020, 09:34:15 am »
The Democrat experiment with socialism (or one party rule).

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Re: SAD, but TRUE
« Reply #3 on: March 02, 2020, 11:56:06 pm »
There's a lot of truth in that video. Sadly - I recognize several of the video clips in it. A truely beautiful state - ruined by nut-case psycho politics. ... but the weather's nice ...
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Re: SAD, but TRUE
« Reply #4 on: March 03, 2020, 09:40:24 pm »
Soooooo sad! :sad:

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Re: SAD, but TRUE
« Reply #5 on: March 09, 2020, 04:27:38 am »
hmmm don't think i left anything there i want t go back for
vegetarian???  isn't green stuff for growing meat?
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Re: SAD, but TRUE
« Reply #6 on: March 10, 2020, 08:53:14 pm »
My former state also.  it is a mess.  Between the taxes, regulations, and the nasty homeless mess, I don't blame people for leaving.  Unfortunately, my adopted state is not far behind CA in being stupid.
They are so divorced from their own interests that even when their own security and that of their children is finally compromised, they do not seek to avert the danger themselves but cross their arms and wait for the nation as a whole to come to their aid. Yet as utterly as they sacrifice their own free will, they are no fonder of obedience than anyone else. They submit, it is true, to the whims of a clerk, but no sooner is force removed than they are glad to defy the law as a defeated enemy. Thus one finds them ever wavering between servitude and license.
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