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I Hate American Politics

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    I Sincerely Hope This Isn't What the Founding Fathers Had In Mind

    Sometimes when I just sit and think about it, it can be hard for me to believe that this is seriously the system of government for the most powerful nation in the world (might have to update that in a decade or two *cough* China). I sincerely doubt that this was what the...
    FallaciesAppease FallaciesAppease 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 11, 2008

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    I Find....

    its best to avoid all stories here on the election....   as an anarchist, and someone with a soft spot for communism, my views are quite strong, and different. Obama is too right wing for me. ick     I love talking about politics, and me and my friends are...
    Tesse Tesse 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 9, 2008

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    American Import

    In the last couple of years the Conservative Party of Canada has imported the worst aspects of American politics into Canada and I think our nation and our political system has gone downhill since. Thanks to the CPC we have now have American style Attack ads and childish...
    PicturesOfABetterLife PicturesOfABetterLife 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 5, 2012

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    Political Party'S Government Shutdown

    I just want to clear something up for all the people who are "republicans" and "democrats". I am a "liberal" but not exactly what the labeling on the word is. The two party system that we have currently flawed. It's basically just the two going back and forth over bullshit. The...
    Packie1990 Packie1990 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 6, 2013

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    I'm Not Even American...

    I'm slightly hypacritical because I watch CNN all the time even now when they are covering the election but this election is making me sick. i hate how american elections happen---we watch candidates speak for a year about the same things and before the election everyone is...
    em4040 em4040 16-17, F 5 Responses Oct 31, 2008

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    The White House 1600 Pennsylvania

    Avenue Washington , DC 20500 Mr. Obama I have had it with you and your administration, sir. Your conduct on your recent trip overseas has convinced me that you are not an adequate representative of the United States of America collectively or of me personally. You are so...
    alajoe alajoe 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 18

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    Explain The War Of Terrorism?

    "A great and lasting war can never be supported on this principle [patriotism] alone. It must be aided by a prospect of interest, or some reward." -George Washington
    justaguy86 justaguy86 26-30, M Nov 17, 2013

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    Can't Say Anything Anymore

    Just recently former Veep Cheney stated that McCain picking Palin was a mistake. He felt she didn't have enough experience then two days later, McCain slammed him then Palin slammed him. Just the other day he backed off those statements. Didn't it used to be that you say...
    excitedgirl excitedgirl 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 7, 2012

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    Political Correctness

    It is another holiday and another time to remove anything of the holiday. For example a school in Alabama is banning the use of the word "Easter" they have bunnies, they have eggs, but with nothing attached to "Easter" Why do I think this is a shame? Because this is a country...
    hal84 hal84 26-30, M Mar 31, 2013

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    How did liberals and conservatives become the

    two dominant groups that we had the misfortune of getting stuck with? I hate listening to both of them, because they both seem to think that if you agree with them on some issues then you have to agree with all the rest of the garbage they stand for. Listening to them talk...
    RazorKenny RazorKenny 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 10

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    Party System

    I truly believe the party system is the major problem we have in elections.  Both candidates speak of change, but since everyone votes along party lines in the senate and congress most of the time....what can actually change?  Unless we can convince our politicians that...
    denzea denzea 51-55 2 Responses Sep 11, 2008

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    Oh Yes I Do

    i just had a looong conversation about this with someone the other day. basically all the rich people get the power over the country with all their political stunts and campaign ads and spend million of dollars and half of these people are just plain crazy, political stunts, or...
    unfucktheworld unfucktheworld 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 8, 2008

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    Another One...

    I am not at all surprised that former Governor Corzine (D-NJ) has stepped down from his position. MF Global. I don't speak acronyms but, I will admit, I called the scumbag a MF many a time when he was in office in the Dirty Jerz. "Jon Corzine has stepped down as head of MF...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 4, 2011

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    AncientStar AncientStar 31-35, M May 14

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    I was born and raised in Montana

    which is a very scenic state and there are many things I love about Montana. Despite this I have never really felt any truly deep connection with the concept of being an American even though I love the state I am from and would call myself a Montanan. I suppose in a way I think...
    vsethbreding vsethbreding 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 11

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    It Should Work Like Pro Wrestling.

    Barrack Obama We have Seen what your Opponent has said about you and that at Electionmania He Will Walk Away With your title with his argument being that That's The Bottom Line. Cause Stone Cold Said So.... How do you respond?" *Jerks Microphone From Interveiwers Hand* *Dramatic...
    TheDaken TheDaken 26-30, M Sep 20, 2012

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    Lynch Mobs Make Me Nervous

    Are people at home actually getting charged up from watching McCain's recent rallies? Whenever he mentions Obama, people in the crowd shout out things like 'terrorist!', 'socialist!', 'Muslim!', and so forth. These blind followers of McCain seem so fanatical to me that torches...
    FallaciesAppease FallaciesAppease 26-30, M Oct 9, 2008

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    Klubai

    Klubia is a country i made up but has more freedom then America. anyone is welcome to join but you have to have your profile pic like this flag ok. reply for questions.
    AGH22 AGH22 18-21, M 6 Responses Nov 17, 2012

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    Yes I Do

    right now i am irritated with both candidates. i dont like how mccain chose a woman vp just to lure the hilary swing voters.....i dont like all the damn comments obama is making towards mccains vp. its just ridiculous already. i hate how each candidate feels the need to bash the...
    antiyou antiyou 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 11, 2008

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    Republicans Vs Democrats Tenants

    I hate American politics. Pat Buchanan once said in an article he wrote "Why should China follow us?" He's right. We've become a country where winning as part of a team is so important than winning as a whole. We forgot why we started playing our political game to begin with...
    UpOnDaRoof UpOnDaRoof 36-40, M Sep 5, 2011

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    I Really Do

    I just hate politics. They cause arguements, and other bad things. I don't take a side. I hate them all equally :)
    BellaRayZamora BellaRayZamora 13-15, F Aug 21, 2013

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    Want to talk about about stupid gullible people

    you don't have to look far. Conservatives right wing nuts are probably the worst.
    Pyschomantis Pyschomantis 22-25, M 1 Response May 21

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    Looming Government Shutdown

    Can someone explain to me why Obama refuses, during the looming government shutdown, to provide for pay for our military, while providing for continued government funds for abortions ?
    maple10 maple10 66-70, M 1 Response Apr 8, 2011

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    Not Everything Is Liberal Or Conservative Like Partisan Panderers Would Like You To Believe

    Just go onto any partisan site, and they make up so much **** about the opposing side that you would think that the other side is pure evil. Like if you oppose the war in Iraq, your just a hateful liberal. Never mind all the innocent people murdered. Or if you are not...
    ratburn ratburn 18-21 1 Response Aug 28, 2013

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    Downfall

    Spewing forth contention All ignorance to compell Obstreperous yet dastardly The politicians quell Neglection of poverty Within its own society Unbalancing the scales of a nations sovereignty Execration of innocence A new age policy A xenophobic corpulice of mass conspiracy The...
    Spitbak Spitbak 41-45, M Jul 28, 2011

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    What Is Our Country Coming To??!!

    what is the country coming to.. with bath salt highs making people into flesh eating zombies.... people faking their death on social net works. English pulling the plug on our ever beloved Boss man and our knighted import Paul McCartney??? A republic candidate running for...
    Asianblue Asianblue 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 15, 2012

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    Politicians Suck

    Last election I got upset about Barack Obama, and I'm willing to admit I overdramatized, and that he's not as bad as I thought he would.  He's still a politician, and I think all the successful ones leave a stink behind them wherever they go.  That includes Sarah Palin, the...
    midnightsdaughter midnightsdaughter 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 9, 2011

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    Divided

    I don't talk about politics, but I'm going to say something loud - and on the internet - that I wish I could tell everyone. I wish I could speak the words, grab the word bubble, and smash it over everyone's head. 1. Vote. Everyone. You have to vote. If you don't, and you dare to...
    clovershot clovershot 18-21, F Sep 18, 2012

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    Only in America, does the person

    who exposes governmental abuse of power get labelled as a traitor, but whose corporations and government have built communist China into a global powerhouse. Only in America, "home of the brave", do we bully nations whose people live in adobe homes, while ignoring those that...
    Illuminatetheworld Illuminatetheworld 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 22

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    I hate the majority of them.

    Both sides, liberals and conservative are nothing but snakes. Like seriously, I know we've always had bigoted, egotistical, hateful and idiotically close-minded individuals since the beginning of mankind but I can't believe humanity has degraded itself so low as to produce such...
    JLG1995 JLG1995 18-21, M 1 Response May 14

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    Same As The Old Boss

    We'll be fighting in the streetsWith our children at our feetAnd the morals that they worship will be goneAnd the men who spurred us onSit in judgment of all wrongThey decide and the shotgun sings the songI'll tip my hat to the new constitutionTake a bow for the new...
    AnonymouslyWritten AnonymouslyWritten 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 31, 2013

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    American Polotics

    Now Im not saying that it is america's falt Im just saying that I think we could be so much better than what we are and things could be so much better then they have ever been but it seems that our government has grown stronger but it is not at all good,you see I am a man of...
    Taylorthefirst Taylorthefirst 16-17 1 Response Mar 28, 2013

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    It's Empire Baby And This Train Ain't Stopping Until It Derails

    People seem confused and surprised by the political and economic trends of the last few decades, but its the classic transition from liberal democracy to empire dating back to ancient Rome. Like the US ancient Rome was a thriving democracy for the first 400 years of its existence...
    wuliheron wuliheron 51-55 3 Responses Apr 9, 2012

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    Why

    I don't hate American politics in itself - I hate the way the intransigence and lack of willingness to work together that we see in America has infected Australian politics
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 8, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    There's so many other things I could be doing. I know everyone has to someone once told me working is paying rent for being alive. I hate office politics and all the stuff I have...
    Whattodo00 Whattodo00 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    I hate war and politics , We are one in one home (WORLD) War is silly and senseless , Die , blood and stupid things so why always war...
    Sandman18 Sandman18 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 6

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    I am half Chinese, three-eighths Black and one-eighths Native American (Choctaw). I am from Hawaii. I grew up raised to accept people and love one another no matter our differences...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    Read and follow my politics blog that I am setting up to help students by simplifying what they need to know! Mainly British politics, but I want to aim to do lots of US (and...
    SilverQuaid SilverQuaid 16-17 Jul 10

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    I hate my job. I'm a preschool teacher, which I love. I love working with kids but I have discovered that it's not about helping the children to grow and develop, it's about...
    ace3022 ace3022 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 7

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    I, I HATE myself. I hate myself so much. I hate myself so much, it's hard for me to explain just how much. I don't think you'll ever be able to comprehend the amount of hatred and...
    Kmarcum99 Kmarcum99 13-15, F 9 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Read and follow my politics blog that I am setting up to help students by simplifying what they need to know! Mainly British politics, but I want to aim to do lots of US (and...
    SilverQuaid SilverQuaid 16-17 2 Responses Jul 10

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    Read and follow my politics blog that I am setting up to help students by simplifying what they need to know! Mainly British politics, but I want to aim to do lots of US (and...
    SilverQuaid SilverQuaid 16-17 Jul 10

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    Battered, Heartbroken, and Sick For My Babies-Married to him for 13 years while he kept me virtual prisoner in a foreign country and turned downright PSYCHO when drunk. Finally he...
    IStillGotIt IStillGotIt 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    You know, the one thing that unites us all in our dislike of Australia is the lack of human and social intercourse. The banality of the place is overwhelming; the coldness and...
    boganbait boganbait 46-50, M 5 Responses Jul 12

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    I found this website on the internet. Now I will let you know about my experience in Australia. I was born in Trieste Italy and came to Australia in 1978 aged five with my parents...
    nonaustralian nonaustralian 41-45, M 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Does anyone hate Fifty Shades of Grey? I do. If it isn't the one dimensional characterization, it's the " Oh my's " or " My inner Goddess". Please feel free to share why you hate...
    agathashelly agathashelly 26-30, F 4 hrs ago

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    This is why people don't send me hate mail on online gaming. Lol. It's a guy by the way, and he kept calling me gay, so, yeah.
    TheAmazingSpiderJoe TheAmazingSpiderJoe 18-21, M 3 hrs ago

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    Hubby won't lemme adopt the rabbit I rescued, but I got really attached to it emotionally. He ignores my feelings completely, refuses talk about it, and meanwhile treat me like a...
    sheilahbun sheilahbun 22-25, F 2 hrs ago

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    Absolutly hate my teeth the shape gaps etc my smile looks goofy hate people seeing them I try keep my mouth closed at all times
    selfconscious24 selfconscious24 22-25, M 1 Response 17 mins ago

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    I don't mean this site. All the sites like YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and other crap. It's full of racist, homophobic people and haters. People use gay as an insult, white boys...
    xACiDx xACiDx 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 3

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    These nasty creatures destroy our homeland. Their marble fat meat makes Americans fat, and dead. A HAMBURGER? Yuk. Half pig fat, and half ground fat cow. I eat game meat- I hunt...
    tipidweller tipidweller 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 15

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