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Dems try to debunk Nate Silver
« on: March 24, 2014, 12:25:47 PM »

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Re: Dems try to debunk Nate Silver
« Reply #1 on: March 24, 2014, 01:56:47 PM »
They're scared to death Silver's prediction is going to dry up funding.
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Re: Dems try to debunk Nate Silver
« Reply #2 on: March 24, 2014, 01:59:05 PM »
"The Tea Party has a right to feel cheated.

When does the Republican Party, put in the majority by the Tea Party, plan to honor its commitment to halt the growth of the Federal monolith and bring the budget back into balance"?

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Re: Dems try to debunk Nate Silver
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Re: Dems try to debunk Nate Silver
« Reply #4 on: March 24, 2014, 02:57:35 PM »
Interestingly enough, the Democrats liked Nate Silver very much when he predicted that Barack Obama would defeat Mitt Romney in 2012.  Nowadays, well, not so much.

As for the Koch brothers, many Democrats demonize them, as if there were some neutral principle at stake here: Why, it just seems, well, morally unhygienic to allow large sums of private cash to corrupt public campaigns.
 
Oddly enough, however, these same Democrats seldom (if ever) complain when, say, the billionaire, Tim Steyer, pledges $50 million of his own money to Democratic candidates who toe the environmentalist line.

Or when George Soros spends lavishly upon Democratic candidates, either...

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Re: Dems try to debunk Nate Silver
« Reply #5 on: March 24, 2014, 03:08:28 PM »
Interestingly enough, the Democrats liked Nate Silver very much when he predicted that Barack Obama would defeat Mitt Romney in 2012.  Nowadays, well, not so much.

As for the Koch brothers, many Democrats demonize them, as if there were some neutral principle at stake here: Why, it just seems, well, morally unhygienic to allow large sums of private cash to corrupt public campaigns.
 
Oddly enough, however, these same Democrats seldom (if ever) complain when, say, the billionaire, Tim Steyer, pledges $50 million of his own money to Democratic candidates who toe the environmentalist line.

Or when George Soros spends lavishly upon Democratic candidates, either...

Not only that, but Steyer clearly bought influence from Reid because Reid promptly turned the Senate floor into a bully pulpit for Steyer's message - the one he said he was going to be funding with $50m direct and $50m in contributions.  Apparently it's just hunky-dory when democrats/liberals/progressives blatantly buy influence in Congress.

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Re: Dems try to debunk Nate Silver
« Reply #6 on: March 24, 2014, 09:02:55 PM »
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Re: Dems try to debunk Nate Silver
« Reply #7 on: March 25, 2014, 02:44:49 AM »
No matter the color of our skin, we all live under the same laws, we all salute the same great flag, and we are all made by the same almighty God.  We must love each other, show affection for each other, and unite together in condemnation of hatred, bigotry, and violence.  We must rediscover the bonds of love and loyalty that bring us together as Americans.

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