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Livin in Paradise commented on A civil war

DB - Please tell me where I'm wrong. During the 60's, the South was primarily Democratic. Why did Nixon, or for that matter George Wallace, use the "southern strategy" to convert Southerner to Republicans ?? Its one word...FEAR !!!


Livin in Paradise commented on A civil war

SOL - You have your history correct. However, you fail to mention that Republicans were the liberal party and the Democrats, conservatives. Today's R's certainly wouldn't approve that.


Livin in Paradise commented on Trust us they say

I'm not so sure all these candidates want "free" healthcare. Right now many illegal immigrants make use of the hospital ER facilities as their primary care physician. Then don't pay their bill. In turn, all of us with insurance pay higher premiums because of these write-offs. If they are …

Livin in Paradise commented on How to Make America Great Again

Please provide your facts for your statement, otherwise its nothing more than opinion. Both of my daughters have student loans. The largest amount you can borrow from the Dept of Education is around $12K a year for undergraduate degrees. Tell me, after tuition, room/board and books how mu…

Livin in Paradise commented on What I would have Mr. Trump say

Ahh nope. Civil rights wasn't passed until the 60's. Southern Dems hated it (and still do). Thats why they switched parties to Repubs. I was an R (and voted R) for nearly 30 years. Then all the lies came to a head with Bush II.

I can't go back. The party has lost its way now. Th…

Livin in Paradise commented on What I would have Mr. Trump say

This county has some crazy R's. Open your eyes and see reality as it plays out. And its not the reality that plays out in your own minds.

Why can't we find common ground ?? It can't be all your way or mine.

Livin in Paradise commented on What I would have Mr. Trump say

So Dems have to apologize for slavery now ??? Lets have a little history lesson DB. Which party in the 1850's was the conservative party ?? Answer - Democrats. Moving forward... Which party in the late 1960's became Republicans under the "Southern Strategy" ?? Answer - Democra…

Livin in Paradise commented on What I would have Mr. Trump say

So only people on the "right" serve in the military ?? Statistically impossible

Livin in Paradise commented on What I would have Mr. Trump say

Here's what I think he's hiding. He has paid taxes in 20+ years. By not doing so, how can he claim to be a populist President. Guess what ?? He can't and the illusion is busted.

Livin in Paradise commented on Trump is ‘killing it’

Not exactly a reputable polling organization. Its Rasmussen on steriods.