Skip to comments.USA Today proves liberals are huge hypocrites while showcasing their own bias
Posted on 02/20/2002 9:42:23 AM PST by ModernDayCatoEdited on 04/13/2004 1:39:09 AM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]
In the third installment of USA Today's nauseating Special Report: One nation, divided, the article and features are at best social commentary masquerading as news, and at worst more biased liberal drivel.
Mike Walton, president of the Harpeth River Watershed Association, typifies the trend. He is concerned about pollution and has moved twice in five years to escape encroaching subdivisions. But he voted in 2000 for businessman Bush, not environmentalist Al Gore.
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So, do you think this statement is sheer ignorance or purposefully revisionist?
One of the First things I taught Wolf, for when we were out in public, was
Me: "Wolf where do all the liberals Live ?"
Personal responsibility, family values, tightfisted government and an aversion to taxes drive politics here. The majority view, county GOP Chairman Hugh DuPree says, is that we'll spend our own money, thanks, and "why do we need more government?"
Democrats and independents dominated the area 25 years ago. Party-switchers and an influx of young Republican families have turned it two-thirds GOP. Democrats hold no county offices and have no permanent headquarters.
Franklin's tax base is growing so fast that taxes have been cut five times since 1989.
Hmmm...wonder what one can attribute that to?[/sarcasm]
Most in town weren't wild about Bush's tax cut. They wanted to pay down the national debt and underwrite social programs.
I would be fascinated to see the percentage of those people who didn't cash their rebate checks.
I am watching with absolute glee as they realize that actions have consequences. They've been able to bus other people's kids to crappy schools, raise other people's taxes, and seize other people's property, all the while maintaining the arrogant and sanctimonious rhetoric that they are so famous for (anyone who heard Congressman Shays '[my Congresscritter] on Hannity yesterday knows what I mean). Now their fan is getting hit with their sh-t, and I love it.
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