Date registered: Sep 2004
Vehicle: 83 Astral Silver 280 SL
Location: Planet Houston
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He was challenged on that yesterday by a guy who questioned the capital losses already accrued that will take a lifetime to offset. I didn't get the whole thing.
Anyway, true compromise would be nice. I don't expect to see too much of it, though. President Obama is doing a lot of visiting and listening but not much adopting.
It looks like FTL is right. "We f****** won and you mother******* lost. Take a f****** seat over there on the f****** sidelines while we fix this. Bitches."
You are finally getting the picture.
Recall that earlier generations faced down fascism and communism not just with missiles and tanks, but with sturdy alliances and enduring convictions. They understood that our power alone cannot protect us, nor does it entitle us to do as we please. Instead, they knew that our power grows through its prudent use; our security emanates from the justness of our cause, the force of our example, the tempering qualities of humility and restraint.
-President Barack Obama, 1st Inaugural address