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You are right. Democrats did not get together when Eisenhower was elected and declare that “we want him to fail” as Republicans did when Obama was elected.

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I still think let the democrats decide on their candidate and the republicans theirs then let the debate begin. Republicans did everything so Hillary was not the candidate and they got Obama. How did it work for you?

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It is not almost 60 years ago and for Eisenhower to get things done I think the Republicans and the democrats worked together. What a novel idea. Cooperation for the best thing for the people of the United (United another novel idea) States.

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Eisenhower led the establishment of the Interstate Highway System. There is not a Republican who would have the courage or vision to do that today. They might have to tax somebody.

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Hillary perused all FBI files of many potential advesaries which include various unsubstantiated comments from neighbors and associates. Would you do well with an opponent that had FBI backgrounds on you?

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The reason we didn’t get the oil is the plan was flawed from the beginning. Kicking out a dictator to set up a Jeffersonian democracy friendly to the United States was a right wing neo- con fantasy.

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Dubya wasn’t the Bush who got the U.S. involved in Iraq. Initially Desert Shield was about protecting Saudi Arabia, then it was to liberate Kuwait, and finally the invasion of Iraq. Allowing a combat commander negotiate surrender terms was H.W.’s biggest error.

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My bad, William Shatner is the person who proposed the pipeline to get water to LA. He is very conservative and he is a Canadian unless he changed his citizenship.

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Do you not remember the older couple in the gated community in Oconee? You can be unsafe in the most upscale gated community where the crime rate was very low.