Well, looks like I'll be hitting the bottle non-stop for the next four years.
You may be able to afford your habit with tax cuts for the middle class. Enjoy the drunk!
"I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be. You can never be what you ought to be until I am what I ought to be. This is the interrelated structure of reality." -Martin Luther King, Jr.
Maybe it's my own choice of words then (sorry, I'm not a native english speaker), because I think most of the French people feel the same as you describe.
Just as you see, I have lot of American friends, I even lived more than a year within this country (and probably more in the future). I love America, we all love it. This explains why the Bushian decade was so absurdly tragic.
But now it's over, and gone for well!
Let's end the misunderstanding, as the friends and allies we never ceased to be.
Let's ban the liberty fries!
I was pretty sure it was just your word selection.
*You don't have a soul. You are a Soul. You have a body.
*Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason once accepted, despite your changing moods.
Of course. We know. Now all that's left is for them to piss us off to such a point that together, we as a free world, stop being politically correct and destroy Islam ideologically--or with plenty of nuclear bombs. Take your pick.
It is moderate Islam that will destroy the Militant Islamic Jihad.
Islamic Jihad is an ideology that can't be destroyed with bombs - you can't kill an idea.
And our role, in the long term, is to fully support moderate Islam.
Militant Islamic Jihad is a creation of the modern world, in fact the first part of the 20th Century.
And if moderate Islam wants to join the modern world, they will first need to defeat Militant Islamic Jihad.
Essentially we are facing a civil war within Islam, so it is important we support the right side.
Historically, social democratic parties originated as splinter groups from communist parties that thought sustainable socialism could only be brought about by democratic means. The principles underlying socialist positions are entirely different from those underlying the entire basis of the American state-nation; its the difference between empowering government in order to bring about material equality and limiting government in order to secure individual rights.
The first man to raise a fist is the man who's run out of ideas. H.G. WELLS
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself, and you are the easiest person to fool. FEYNMAN If this is monkey pee, you're on your own.SCULLY