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What LBJ Wrought By George Will
« on: May 19, 2014, 09:04:37 AM »

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Re: What LBJ Wrought By George Will
« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2014, 06:55:27 PM »
Interesting read .....
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« Reply #3 on: May 19, 2014, 08:00:11 PM »
I could write a book on this but will refrain except to say that everything has worked out pretty much as LBJ intended!


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« Reply #4 on: May 19, 2014, 08:07:10 PM »
Of course, much of what LBJ did, he could not have done without the help of Earl Warren and his lackeys on the Supreme Court, who did more to undermine the United States of America in a decade than pretty much anyone else in the history of the country. And yes, that includes the Confederates and, believe it or not, Obama.

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Re: What LBJ Wrought By George Will
« Reply #5 on: May 19, 2014, 08:12:53 PM »
Of course, much of what LBJ did, he could not have done without the help of Earl Warren and his lackeys on the Supreme Court, who did more to undermine the United States of America in a decade than pretty much anyone else in the history of the country. And yes, that includes the Confederates and, believe it or not, Obama.

Excellent point, and another topic worthy of a frickin' book.  Take a look back at SCOTUS in the thirties and especially the battles with FDR....


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« Reply #6 on: May 19, 2014, 08:24:23 PM »
Of course, much of what LBJ did, he could not have done without the help of Earl Warren and his lackeys on the Supreme Court, who did more to undermine the United States of America in a decade than pretty much anyone else in the history of the country. And yes, that includes the Confederates and, believe it or not, Obama.

Actually the foundations were laid long before any of us were born.

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« Reply #7 on: May 19, 2014, 08:35:07 PM »
Actually the foundations were laid long before any of us were born.
Yup. That is a sad truth, but truth nonetheless.

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« Reply #8 on: May 19, 2014, 08:53:10 PM »
Yup. That is a sad truth, but truth nonetheless.

In my case about 100 years before in fact!  1848

The laying began when many participants of the failed socialist revolutions which took place all over Europe that year began to arrive here having escaped the hangman in their home countries by a hair!

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« Reply #9 on: May 19, 2014, 09:07:46 PM »
In my case about 100 years before in fact!  1848

The laying began when many participants of the failed socialist revolutions which took place all over Europe that year began to arrive here having escaped the hangman in their home countries by a hair!

What a great point!  I never thought about it in that light, but yes, I suppose that many of them flocked here!  Thanks for pointing that out!

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« Reply #10 on: May 19, 2014, 09:10:42 PM »
What a great point!  I never thought about it in that light, but yes, I suppose that many of them flocked here!  Thanks for pointing that out!

Thanks Katz! In at least one case that I know of a life long correspondence with Mr Karl Marx himself ensued.
 

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« Reply #11 on: May 19, 2014, 10:18:31 PM »
In my case about 100 years before in fact!  1848

The laying began when many participants of the failed socialist revolutions which took place all over Europe that year began to arrive here having escaped the hangman in their home countries by a hair!

Mine came from Ireland in the late 1840s on several of the famine ships.  But most struck out on their own and wound up in the Midwest as farmers.
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« Reply #12 on: May 19, 2014, 10:23:07 PM »
Thanks Katz! In at least one case that I know of a life long correspondence with Mr Karl Marx himself ensued.

Funny about Marx.  A lot of people didn't know he was the European correspondent for the New York Tribune, Horace Greeley's paper.  Greeley was an early Republican supporter after the Party began in 1854.
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« Reply #13 on: May 19, 2014, 10:43:29 PM »
Funny about Marx.  A lot of people didn't know he was the European correspondent for the New York Tribune, Horace Greeley's paper.  Greeley was an early Republican supporter after the Party began in 1854.

Absolutely right!

Perhaps they don't know by design Mac.

You can read a little about the fellow I spoke of earlier at the link below.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/August_Willich

There are many more.
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Re: What LBJ Wrought By George Will
« Reply #14 on: May 19, 2014, 10:49:25 PM »
Funny about Marx.  A lot of people didn't know he was the European correspondent for the New York Tribune, Horace Greeley's paper.  Greeley was an early Republican supporter after the Party began in 1854.

I did not know that.  you learn something new every day.


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