I Am a Conservative and Proud of It

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    I guess what I should say is

    that I used to be a Conservative, but I naturally drifted into the Libertarian realm of ideologies. Do others here feel they're going through this transition as well?
    jeff001 jeff001
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jul 16, 2014
    jmmoosey jmmoosey
    31-35, M
    1 Response Sep 24, 2014

    Collection Of The 45 Best Quotes About Republicans

    We all know what conservatives are like. Unfortunately, they don’t know it themselves. Here’s the collection of the 45 best quotes about Republicans. We all know what conservatives/Republicans are like. It’s just unfortunate that they don’t know it themselves. And if...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Aug 9, 2013


    Right wing hacker plot exposed today targeting the Obamacare website, causing all of the problems.http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/11/17/1256235/--Destory-Obama-Care-Cyber-Attacks-on-Healthcare-gov-Revealed
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    1 Response Nov 18, 2013

    Fed up with being looked down upon

    and openly criticized because of this. Since when did being a conservative automatically make you a villain?
    louisthepearl louisthepearl
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 2, 2014

    Anyone Who Would Do This Deserves To Be Executed In Public And Another Good Reason For Law Abiding Citizens To Carry Firearms

    The mother of a 13-month-old boy shot dead in his stroller said she thought the gun being pointed at her was fake. Sherry West of Brunswick, Ga. recounted the horrifying chain of events that took place Thursday morning when she was pushing Antonio Santiago in his stroller...
    Snigglefluffy Snigglefluffy
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Mar 24, 2013

    Reposting From Elsewhere In The Group

    I can't believe how perfectly this copied and pasted. gentwsecrets Plus conservatives understand personal responsibility and that you have to earn your pleasure. Liberals feel so entitled. 4 hours ago Heart Reply...
    icDavey icDavey
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Nov 30, 2013

    I am very conservative woman

    and I am proud of this fact. I am so disgusted with Washington politics from the President and in Congress too. The President threatens Congress with his pen and phone. Congress is mad as hell at the President for his childish attitude toward them but have very little action...
    olderandpregnantfemale olderandpregnantfemale
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Feb 1, 2014

    The Muslim Test: How To Expose The Hypocrisy Of The Religious Right

    “The Muslim Test.” So what is the Muslim Test? Simple! It is the foolproof method of revealing this right wing hypocrisy. As the last several years have made blindingly obvious, the average conservative has lost all sense of reality. (note;  this excludes the ''Sane...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    Aug 9, 2013

    An Invitation

    I'm that pesky liberal that has adopted this group as his own and this is an invitation to communication. Yes, I am unapologeticly left of center. You want to meet a liberal? I could introduce you to my wife but in her stead, I will hold up SpiceZ. Real liberals shame me for...
    icDavey icDavey
    61-65, M
    Dec 1, 2013

    Do any of you 'conservatives' think you have

    the gonads to watch a compile of all the Bush WMD lies and contradictions back to back? http://youtu.be/x7xyd_IRgGs
    bitlord bitlord
    2 Responses Jul 16, 2014

    My Conservative Planet-Mates....

    We can agree, I think, that at least we live on the same planet. I'd like to share some thinking with you about taking personal responsibility for our government.America is in deep trouble. There are forces at work that see it as in their interest to psychologically "corral" the...
    icDavey icDavey
    61-65, M
    Nov 28, 2013

    Obama did one thing that he promised back in

    07/08 Change.he made us more divided then ever,he has created race wars, he has made more country's hate us.oh yeah change lol
    visualicon2011 visualicon2011
    2 Responses Jul 5, 2015

    The ‘Problem With Today’S Conservatives’

    When it comes to pointing out just how conservatives and the Republican Party are, and have been, wrong on just about every major issue of contention in recent history, nobody does it quite like Bill Maher. On this week’s edition of HBO’s Real Time, Maher presented a...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    Nov 18, 2013

    Rescued With Taxpayer's Money!

    Bigoted Extremists Get Lost At Sea For Months After Leaving US In Protest Of HomosexualityWingnuts on the run....From San Diego 6 When the Gastonguay family sailed away from America in May, they believed they were leaving behind a government that supports taxes, abortion, and...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    1 Response Aug 12, 2013

    I Am Sooooo Proud To Be An American Conservative!!!! Thanks To My Parents!

    My beautiful parents (RIP) raised their children (7) as democrats but with conservative values. Becoming a Conservative was the natural thing to do as an adult because I am simply supporting the very thing my parents raised us on.    My mother and father told us not to beg...
    SimplyRozzy SimplyRozzy
    46-50, F
    10 Responses Jul 4, 2011

    The media would just love to portray us all

    as racist, sexist, homophobic male WASP aristocrats who beat our wives, which just goes to show how ignorant they really are. Society and mainstream media can demonize us as much as much as they please. If supporting gun rights, states' rights, a strong military, lower taxes...
    chubbystringbean chubbystringbean
    26-30, M
    1 Response Oct 17, 2014

    I know this isn't a popular opinion right now,

    but there's nothing wrong with some good ok' conservatism.
    thegreatestgatsby thegreatestgatsby
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 21, 2016

    Here's another republican calling Americans

    "Vermin" and "Animals". Well this one is going to do life http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/04/29/morrison-county-jury-discussing-byron-smith-case/8465609/
    bitlord bitlord
    May 2, 2014
    doomsdaysmores doomsdaysmores
    31-35, M
    Aug 21, 2014

    A Message to Conservatives

    I am a die-hard conservative and proud of it. I stick to my conservative philosophy despite the fact that I was raised by Democrats. If you are a conservative and you are completely satisfied with the current situation of our party, then this message is not for you. I am going...
    thegipper84 thegipper84
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Jul 11, 2008

    The West is one bitter old codger.

    He’s lived long enough to see all of his truths twisted. He’s surrounded by fools. All the things he gave his life to are broken now, and he’ll never make it out to the garage to rifle through his worn out tools. There is no new poetry in The West. He didn’t want to...
    TheDaken TheDaken
    31-35, M
    1 Response Aug 13, 2014

    I think people who come to a new country are

    guests. Usually when you are a guest you abide by the rules and laws and try to fit in. We respect your norms and practices and what not but that does not make you above the law. Things would go a lot smoother if everyone would follow the law and not blame others for...
    malishka123 malishka123
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Feb 2, 2015

    What do Conservatives do to give themselves

    such a horrible reputation for ignorance and sex-hate? Well, sometimes they just open their mouths and preach to the choir, like this.... http://www.minnpost.com/party-politics/2014/07/minnesota-house-candidate-makes-aids-gay-agenda-campaign-issues "...But when questioned...
    bitlord bitlord
    1 Response Jul 14, 2014

    Now is the time for plain speaking.

    It’s time to call a spade a spade. Or, in this case, it’s time to call an Elf an Elf. Oh, we’ve danced around the issue and called them by many names. In the 1960s, our people called them “hippies.” People today sometimes call them hipsters, but hipster-ism is a...
    TheDaken TheDaken
    31-35, M
    1 Response Aug 12, 2014

    I started a new group called "I Might Be A

    Conservative". Take a look.....http://www.experienceproject.com/groups/Might-Be-A-Conservative/886862
    icDavey icDavey
    61-65, M
    1 Response Aug 21, 2014

    From John Wayne to Mr.

    Rogers~ Our nation is in big trouble, and we are transforming our men into a bunch of sissypies.The kids these days are lazy and they spend all damn day on their IPads and IPhones. When I was growing up, you had to actually hit the ball to get to first base. Not any more...
    1koolaidkandi 1koolaidkandi
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Oct 18, 2015

    Liberal Here!!!!

    As of April 12, I am abandoning this storyline.  Here is what I have learned.... Conservatives will not concede selfishness. Conservatives will not address a direct question that challenges them. Political discussions easily degenerate into ******* fights.....but I...
    icDavey icDavey
    61-65, M
    23 Responses Apr 8, 2013

    How Small Is Small?

    Small government. It  is the core feature of conservative philosophy.  But may I ask....how small is small?  Grover Norquist calls for "Government small enough you can drown it in a bathtub".  Certainly we want it too small to harm us in any way.  Do you want it small...
    icDavey icDavey
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Apr 12, 2013

    Why is it that Conservatives constantly

    embarrass themselves by repeating lies, long since proven false? Besides the Tax-cuts-equals-freedom lie, the Tax-cuts-create-jobs lie (proved false by 32 years of 75% reduction in the taxes paid by the 1%), now they have to go out of their way to lie about "global cooling...
    bitlord bitlord
    4 Responses Jul 16, 2014

    Executive Order 12919[repost]

    Posted this story a while back. Congress has 30 days to object to an Executive Order (EO) before it becomes law. No objections were raised against these Command and Control emergency “Readiness Laws” when they were put in place. Has the emergency arrived that needs them and...
    TheAZmadman TheAZmadman
    May 13, 2013

    On more than one occasion I’ve questioned

    why president obama was so keen to expand the war in Afghanistan (which has no oil) while exiting the rest of the middle east. Ensuring affordable heroin imports to America was the only plausible conclusion I could reach. I was ridiculed by the left, of course. Now comes a...
    Honey82bunny Honey82bunny
    26-30, F
    8 Responses Nov 5, 2015

    In Light Of The AP Scandal This Is A Must Watch Video On Just How Private Your Electronic Communications Really Are

    If you think you have a right to privacy. If you think your electronic communications including email, phone calls, etc are private.....Think Again. This is a must watch video on how the NSA, FBI, etc are monitoring your electronic communications and what they can do with it.This...
    Snigglefluffy Snigglefluffy
    51-55, M
    May 15, 2013

    I Love The Politics Section Of EP!

    I truly wish every political forum was like this: full of civil, smart, kind people who do not fit the bill of your average "Conservative" or "Liberal" and are accepting when it comes to differences of opinion. Coming off of the craigslist politics forum(more like a sheeple war...
    TheAZmadman TheAZmadman
    1 Response May 15, 2013
    Snigglefluffy Snigglefluffy
    51-55, M
    1 Response May 18, 2013

    Or so I thought. But according to the political

    spectrum quizzes I took for political science class, I am a center-left Libertarian. It really isn't surprising considering the conservatives of yesterday are the libertarians of today. Republicanism give conservatism a bad name so I may jump ship and start to self-identify as a...
    GrimCreeper0150 GrimCreeper0150
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Aug 29, 2014

    I come from a very conservative family

    and I am proud of that fact. I am very conservative in my politics and know as much as I can about a candidate running for office; even city dog catcher prior to voting for them. The same is true with state and local issues. However, I was born and raised in California; a...
    heatherandbarbara heatherandbarbara
    41-45, F
    2 Responses May 3, 2014

    More than a century ago the nation of France

    presented America with the statue of liberty, for preventing an invasion of Irish peasants onto french soil after the potato famine. The french may have also been grateful to be spared Italians, Germans, Spaniards, and other economic refugees which might have diluted their...
    Honey82bunny Honey82bunny
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Nov 3, 2015

    My Conservative Philosophy

    I have been a Conservative all my life. Granted, I identify much, much more with Republicans and much of what they say makes sense to me but I am as much a tea party sympothizer in words and actions than I am a Republican. Fiscal sanity, smaller government, big on defense...
    DMD34 DMD34
    46-50, M
    5 Responses Oct 25, 2012

    Making life hard for repiglikkklans,

    one truth at a time. Here, enjoy the debunking of every hate Obama chain mail you ever got from Breibart!!1 http://www.factcheck.org/hot-topics/
    bitlord bitlord
    Mar 20, 2014

    I am a conservative, a wife a mother

    and a stepmother and proud of it. :)
    czechmommy czechmommy
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Nov 3, 2015

    California Cops Defend Phone Confiscations As Video Of 'Constant Bashing' Emerges

    Mounting pressure from national media and the local community still has not convinced California police to offer any explanation for why they confiscated cell phone video taken by witnesses who say eight or nine officers beat a helpless man to death. The Kern County Sherriff’s...
    TheAZmadman TheAZmadman
    2 Responses May 15, 2013

    I am very conservative

    when it comes to voting and I am very proud of this fact. I am liberal in. only category.
    oldernudistfemale oldernudistfemale
    56-60, F
    Apr 12, 2015

    Being Conservative Doesn't Equal Being In Ether Party!

     Definition of "True Conservative"http://www.spacecoastconservative.com/trueconservative.htmlTrue Conservative principles cannot and should not be confined or confused with our limited two party system and its political agendas that defy every belief Conservatives say they...
    Ministerofblog Ministerofblog
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Dec 17, 2012

    Hi Folks! I have a new one

    for ya! I dare you to read and really think about this one! http://occupywallstreet.net/story/why-socialism-doing-so-darn-well-deep-red-north-dakota
    icDavey icDavey
    61-65, M
    1 Response Feb 1, 2014
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