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  • The semantics of politics: defining the real "real" America

Comments Oct 26, 2008 9:10 pm

I am real therefore I vote...against this type of absurd and meaningless fiction from the Republicans.  Remember the "Family Values" campaign?  What the heck was that meant to convey to us?  The terms always sound good;  family values, real America,   Who would dare argue with these?  On closer inspection, though, they are really empty slogans designed to make certain voter segments feel that these candidates are aligned with them.  In truth, however, nothing could be less real.

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