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I Don't Trust Politicians

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    Liars! That's what they all are!

    They canvass your vote with promises and promises, and then get on the gravy train and steal us blind! Their policies ruin the economy, the environment and the strati of society. Francois Hollande, like Sarkozy, has his beak in the trough! They are only concerned with the...
    Desartes Desartes 22-25, F 1 Response May 14, 2014

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    I Remember That Day - The Day The World Changed

    I remember the day well. It was a warm day with bright sunshine. I was in work, alone on the 4th floor of the Belmont building. Everyone else had already been moved down to the R&D building in Marcus Hook. Since I supported Phila I had been left behind. The building had long been...
    NoahBody123 NoahBody123 51-55 Sep 11, 2013

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    First Rule of Politicians:

    GET RE-ELECTED. Once elected, a politician has only one (1) sole purpose in life:  get re-elected. Nothing else matters.  Absolutely nothing.  Not family.  Not friends.  Not his constituents.  Not his party. Not even hs country. His only "...
    baconfat baconfat 22-25, M 3 Responses Oct 1, 2008

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    Why Should I?

    If I know what they are. And much more.
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 2 Responses Jul 8, 2009

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    Social Security.... She Puts Him Straight.... I'D Vote For Her For President

    Alan Simpson, the Senator from Wyoming calls senior citizens      the Greediest Generation as he compared "Social Security " to a Milk Cow      with 310 million teats.   Here's a response in a letter from PATTY      MYERS in Montana ... I think she is a...
    NoahBody123 NoahBody123 51-55 Mar 19, 2013

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    Palin Supports Obama Over Mccain

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jO6dmBm1SFw&NR=1   god, i hate them   RON PAUL 2008
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 30, 2008

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    The True Black Heart Of The Copyright Monopoly

    The discussion around people’s banished right to unlock their own cellphones has been framed as an unexpected and unanticipated effect of the copyright monopoly. To the contrary, it shows the heart of the monopoly’s philosophy: killing ownership as a concept. There is a...
    NoahBody123 NoahBody123 51-55 May 13, 2013

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    Transpearancy & Accountability ... Yeah, Right!

      Exactly, now the Secretary of HHS has tax problems as well ... the Gov from Kansas ... does any democrat pay taxes. Many have and are falling. “Our corruption doesn’t count” is that the new working slogan of the Democrat majority.   Democrats...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F Apr 1, 2009

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    They Come Across As Self Absorbed and Greedy

    I live in South Africa, but this is really just my opinion , even when I watch the global news, so this is how I view politics in general. I think the whole political arena is just a huge cover up for a power greater than the puppets on a string. I read an article once on Skull...
    puggy puggy 36-40 1 Response Jul 7, 2009

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    Who Says They Don't Stay Up At Night Thinking Of Ways To Stick It To You???

    http://www.findingdulcinea.com/news/Americas/2009/feb/Mileage-Tax-Proposal-Causes-Concern-Over-Privacy.htmlhttp://www.myfox8.com/news/roadrules/wghp-road-rules-vmt-tax-090310,0,3460964.storyThe replacement of the gas tax.With cars being more fuel efficient and with battery...
    mtvlm mtvlm 41-45, M 6 Responses Mar 25, 2011

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    An Old Country Preacher

    An old country preacher......had a teenage son, and it was getting time the boy should give some thought to choosing a profession. Like many young Men his age, the boy didn't really know what he wanted to do, and he didn't seem too concerned about it. One day, while the boy was...
    NoahBody123 NoahBody123 51-55 Nov 8, 2013

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    Is There The Truth?

    "If voting changed anything, they'd make it illegal" Emma Goldman. When I saw this quote it really got me thinking. Where do we we draw the line between what "is" and what could be? Some people talk about the existence of secret societies such as Freemasons, Skull and Bones...
    daniyoul6 daniyoul6 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 19, 2012

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    George Carlin Said Well When It Comes to Politicians.

    It has to be blamed on the morons who keep voting them in. He said it so much better than I ever could, and every election, I just remember the words:  >>Now, there's one thing you might have noticed I don't complain about: politicians. Everybody complains...
    clandestinebookworm clandestinebookworm 36-40, M 4 Responses Oct 17, 2008

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    NoahBody123 NoahBody123 51-55 Dec 1, 2013

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    I tend to trust others

    until I cannot trust them. However, under no circumstances will I ever trust anyone in this current Obama Administration, including the President. They are all incompetent and liars. A good case and point would be the health care program that has been rolled out since last...
    olderpregnantsinglefemale olderpregnantsinglefemale 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 3, 2014

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    Why Politicians Are Nothing More Than Glorified Lobbyists.

    I can't take credit for writing this wonderful article, but I want to promote it nevertheless. A very insightful, honest commentary on politicians today.  If you read one article today, please take time to read this one.  Thanks. 10 Reasons why shopping at the Goodwill has...
    OnlyOneChiquita OnlyOneChiquita 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 13, 2011

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    You Are Being Recorded - More Patriot Act Abuses - Government Run Amok

    Since 9/11 the vast technological might of the NSA has been turned aside from it's traditional role against foreign enemies and refocused on the American public at large. It was long ago revealed that they were intercepting and recording all emails inside the US, both domestic...
    NoahBody123 NoahBody123 51-55 1 Response Jun 6, 2013

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    OMG SO HERE IT IS. I'm not trying to start a

    political battle. I only want somebody to respond and tell me if my question makes sense. So today I saw a commercial played on BET NETWORK in which hip hop artist and singers where praising BARACK OBAMA for embracing RAP... 😱 Last time I checked the American people elected...
    Ilyme Ilyme 31-35, F 2 Responses May 28, 2014

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    Kittychanel Kittychanel 41-45, F Oct 23, 2012

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    Simple Solution

    A friend emailed this to me recently. Asked that I send it to 20 people. I don't like doing that so I picked EP to post it. Does this make sense or am I crazy? My apologies for simply copying/pasting someone's words. I usually avoid that. Congressional Reform Act of 2012...
    AlDemone AlDemone 51-55, M Jan 4, 2013

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    Don't Trust Newt And I Don't Trust Voters

    I recently read an article that states Newt wants to return to Reagan's time and cut taxes in hopes of job creation. He also stated that employment has gone up in the last two months in response to favorable tax legislation. Hmmm, taken at face value who could argue with him...
    UpOnDaRoof UpOnDaRoof 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 12, 2011

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    Government Shutdown? Now's Our Chance!

    Worked for the air traffic controllers way back when..... what's good for the goose is good for the gander. Hell.... we could even end up with a government that actually works for the people. Imagine that?
    NoahBody123 NoahBody123 51-55 Oct 3, 2013

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    Liars

    Why would I believe in a "well educated" person in a fancy suit how is thought to lie and maybe steal as well? I know they may be some honest politician (super rare, almost extinct) but the bad ones made a bad name out of all politicians. I don't like politics and I don't believe...
    aroundhere aroundhere 22-25, M Jul 24, 2011

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    Political Games For Votes.

    They are just interested in achieving power and will lie, cheat, deceive, beg and promise for your vote but the day after forget you exist and do whatever they want.
    AtomicWater AtomicWater 41-45, F 3 Responses Sep 28, 2010

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    Mo Udall Quote

    I have learned the difference between a cactus and a caucus. On a cactus, the ****** are on the outside. Mo Udall
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response Jul 19, 2013

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    NoahBody123 NoahBody123 51-55 Feb 26, 2014

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    Not a big fan of Obama!

    The middle class has suffered under his leadership. Last year GDP grew by over 300 billion dollars and 95% went to top one percent. That probably made republicans happy too. Since 1980 middle class has lost 40 % of their purchasing power. Few good years under Clinton. That's it...
    horsess horsess 66-70, M 1 Response Sep 17, 2014

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    NoahBody123 NoahBody123 51-55 Jun 19, 2013

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    Does it seem to you that most politicians

    and political parties are nothing more than different sides of the same coin?
    Cautiouslyr3ckless Cautiouslyr3ckless 41-45, M Aug 13, 2014

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    kayaker712 kayaker712 61-65, M Jun 26, 2010

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    Especially

    Congress! the current Congress in the U.S. is quite possibly the most corrupt group of politicians ever assembled and that is on BOTH sides of the aisle. They are a group of 500+ childish arrogant book educated morons who care NOTHING about fixing the country they are only...
    ihaveanameitsrick ihaveanameitsrick 46-50, M 14 Responses Mar 6, 2009

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    Trust

    I find it hard to trust anyone, espically if I do not know them personally so why should politicians be any different.
    mailmanshadow mailmanshadow 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 25, 2011

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    Seem to Only Look Out For Themselves

    With each passing day it becomes more clear that most of them make decisons based on who will get them re-elected.  No thought as to the affects of what they do to the whole is given.  Only thoughts to what it will gain for them and the group that will provide the most...
    Grits4life Grits4life 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 7, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    when i say "anyone" i mean like it is pretty intense... i guess we can go back to my parents again and blame them but i don't feel like going down that route so this post i will...
    Anaihsohs Anaihsohs 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 6

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    I do trust some. My dad, uncles, male family members. But I don't trust online men. They are creepy some times! I dont trust alot of men in general...
    juliettecf juliettecf 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 13

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    I don't trust easily anymore because I found out that a few of my close/best friends talked behinds back, also I've told them secrets that I wish nobody else would know.. The next...
    HighHopes811 HighHopes811 16-17, F Jan 4

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    (i don't trust anyone) when your friend with someone and you where so close friend tell each other secrets and the next day you just split not friends anymore all your secerts...
    brooke2001 brooke2001 13-15, F Jan 20

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    a while ago i lost faith in my emotions because they only have proven to be delusional,unrational and cause me great pain most of the time and led me to commit spontaneous actions...
    AndeleAndele AndeleAndele 22-25, M Jan 3

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    After one of my friends started "dating" my crush as a joke, I can't trust people easily now. I trusted her to help me get him, but she ended up dating him as a joke. They were...
    hondurananonymous hondurananonymous 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    I dont know if I should or not?..Im so guarded,I always over think everything and I do have a pretty negative view of people in general I always question peoples motives,I dont...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 17 Responses Jan 2

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    I’m glad we’re connecting again. :) I couldn't hold back! I just had to tell my dear friend everything, everything that's been happening, that's been happening with me and my...
    SunshineAnderson13 SunshineAnderson13 22-25, F 19 hrs ago

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    I can't even enjoy the somewhat of a relationship I'm in because of trust issues, and I can't even talk to the person I like about it. Time to go single again?
    MephXV MephXV 18-21, M Jan 7

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    I'd really love to have someone that I could trust no matter what. I just doubt that this will ever happen, especially with this site.
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I've tried many ways of meeting someone nice, who'll fall in love with me and maybe one day start a family. I've recently come to realise that there just aren't any decent men out...
    PiarnD82 PiarnD82 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    To "idontunderstandfoodpuns" I'm sorry stats and links scare you when it compares christian and Islamic terror, I hope everyone in this group will stop being bigots and learn...
    DragonScarlett DragonScarlett 18-21 Jan 20

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    It always ends and it never ends well. The person who was supposed to be my "best friend" in 2011 raped me. I have only truly let one other male into heart since then. I have a lot...
    WhiteRaven13 WhiteRaven13 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    Why should I? Bunch of durka durkas
    idonutunderstandfoodpuns idonutunderstandfoodpuns 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 19

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    This if life long this sight is not helping.
    Isis27 Isis27 36-40, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I don't know why this is happening right now. I had a best friend for 7 years & we have been through so much together. I have had a really hard life and I don't trust many people...
    Wvgirl20 Wvgirl20 18-21, F Jan 1

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