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Response to craigmatic (Reply #9)

Tue Feb 14, 2012, 06:27 PM

12. It's a way of being that may -- hopefully -- be wearing thin ...

In The Shock Doctrine, Naomi Klein writes that "shock" -- either real or imagined -- eventually wears off. Equate shock to the "evils" of big government, government help, high taxes, etc. that Reagan and company screamed about for 30 years. Things have gotten so bad the pendulum may be swinging back. I hope we have an electorate still engaged and sane enough to be open to change.

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