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#309005 - 10/21/18 11:44 AM Re: The Midterms [Re: Jeffery J. Haas]
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Originally Posted By: rporter314

So I have to wonder ... is this what it was like in 1933 ... people looking for a savior ... people willing to sacrifice their freedom because they believe in a person ... are we as close now as they were then
scary ...
All else aside, yeah. We might be getting a little bit closer to what it might have been like in a certain European country in 1933.

To explore that concept a bit, watch Fahrenheit 11/9.
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#309015 - 10/21/18 08:18 PM Re: The Midterms [Re: logtroll]
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Originally Posted By: logtroll
Originally Posted By: Jeffery J. Haas
Originally Posted By: rporter314

So I have to wonder ... is this what it was like in 1933 ... people looking for a savior ... people willing to sacrifice their freedom because they believe in a person ... are we as close now as they were then
scary ...
All else aside, yeah. We might be getting a little bit closer to what it might have been like in a certain European country in 1933.

To explore that concept a bit, watch Fahrenheit 11/9.


Karen and I were invited to a pre-premier screening of it!
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#309016 - 10/21/18 08:57 PM Re: The Midterms [Re: Jeffery J. Haas]
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Originally Posted By: Jeffery J. Haas
Karen and I were invited to a pre-premier screening of it!

Didja go?
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#309018 - 10/21/18 11:14 PM Re: The Midterms [Re: logtroll]
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Originally Posted By: logtroll
Originally Posted By: Jeffery J. Haas
Karen and I were invited to a pre-premier screening of it!

Didja go?


Of course...wouldn't miss it for the world.
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