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Offline Rapunzel

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« on: February 11, 2014, 06:31:02 PM »

Offline mountaineer

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« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2014, 06:55:59 PM »
Perhaps he was speaking a foreign language. You know, Austrian.
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Offline musiclady

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« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2014, 07:09:27 PM »
Perhaps he was speaking a foreign language. You know, Austrian.

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Let's see................I learned about Alexis de Tocqueville from a liberal HS AP History teacher.

Some how, Barry missed out on a pretty significant part of his education, wouldn't you say?? 
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« Reply #3 on: February 11, 2014, 07:12:36 PM »
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Let's see................I learned about Alexis de Tocqueville from a liberal HS AP History teacher.

Some how, Barry missed out on a pretty significant part of his education, wouldn't you say??

Let's face it, for all we know he never set foot in a class -

Offline mountaineer

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« Reply #4 on: February 11, 2014, 07:17:32 PM »
He probably has a better grasp on Indonesian history.
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Offline musiclady

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« Reply #5 on: February 11, 2014, 08:22:11 PM »
He probably has a better grasp on Indonesian history.

I'm guessing his mama taught him quite a bit about how wonderful the Soviet Union and Red China were, as well......   **nononono*
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« Reply #6 on: February 11, 2014, 08:46:13 PM »
I'm guessing his mama taught him quite a bit about how wonderful the Soviet Union and Red China were, as well......   **nononono*

No doubt! Mama, granddad, grandma, Uncle Frank and a host of others!

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« Reply #7 on: February 11, 2014, 10:23:12 PM »
No doubt! Mama, granddad, grandma, Uncle Frank and a host of others!

Yeah............ he had a great upbringing, didn't he?

Groomed to hate the country he's now supposed to be leading........
Character still matters.  It always matters.

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