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I Am Not My Government

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    peza peza 46-50, M 3 Responses Dec 25, 2013

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    Irresponsible

    The U.S. government should have to be fiscally responsible just as we, the citizens are. If the money isn't there (and it isn't), DON'T SPEND IT!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 30, 2013

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    My Government Is A Plague

    It's affecting the way we live in such a bad manner that it erodes our way of thinking and living BUT I will not let their apathy affect me My government and I are extreme opposites of each other and its very frustrating to see them misgovern us !!
    shaawn shaawn 22-25, M Sep 27, 2010

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    Please Don't Confuse Us

    The decisions my government makes affect me, but they do not reflect me.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F Mar 31, 2010

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    Im In It.but That Dosent Mean Im With It.

    Yeah, I'm Associated with the Goverment, But that doesn't mean they Can Controll me. Yes,They can call me into Test something i wont name, And yes, ill do it. Yes, They can make me talk to things that make me feel Akward,Yes, ill do it, But only because i can. Just because i work...
    KeyActivation KeyActivation 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 17, 2012

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    The Story Behind Our Government

     LIES about religion, LIES about 9/11, and LIES about the federal reserve http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-594683847743189197&ei=EF4xS-KBLaXuqwLQp7n8DQ&q=zeitgeist+the+movie&hl=en# Pass it on!
    Arcadia453 Arcadia453 18-21 Dec 22, 2009

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    I Don't Support Dictatorship

    For years we have lived under a big lie, we all know that democracy doesn't exist here, but they pretended it's there. After the election, this illusion vaporised, the president was re-selected! and they said 70% of the people voted for him. Big lie. They have guns...
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 13 Responses Jun 16, 2009

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    Democracy Of Hypocrisy

    In my opinion we (USA) have never really ever had a democracy...if we did (''the majority rules'') This would still be Native American land and maybe Crazy Horse or Red Cloud would have been our first president, the founding fathers would have been Sitting Bull, Red Cloud, Crazy...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 2 Responses Feb 23, 2013

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    It is NOT "my" government.

    Big business has a lock on national, state and local government. The system has been gamed in many ways. New voting restrictions are new ways to keep people from voting but big business buys courts and legislatures. Want proof? The Supreme Court stopped a state recount and...
    CrazyWaterSpring CrazyWaterSpring 51-55, M 1 Response Feb 5

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    Why Meister Is Paranoid

    The UK government is like a nanny.  They watch over us ALL the time.  I found a tracking bug in my recycle bin!!!!  I know, there is even the remote (lol) chance they have watched me, through my TV or computer.  I know they keep the best technology...
    MeisterWolf MeisterWolf 18-21, M 3 Responses Dec 21, 2009

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