It's easy to be consistent that way when there is no "us".Nyarlathotep wrote:One thing I like about you AA. You are consistant. You are one of the very, very few people I know who doesn't fall into the "It's bad when they do it, good when my side does it" trap. Even if I don't agree with you.Abdul Alhazred wrote:So now the Republicans are using ideological human shields.
Maybe they had more provocation, but that's no excuse.
I say the same thing as when the Democrats started it.
I think its good for both sets of kids to do what they do. Wouldn't want to stop either of them.
And when it comes to stated positions on the issues, no party or politician can be relied upon anyway.
Except on those bipartisan issues where they are all wrong.
The key concept is "factions of the ruling class co-opting various issues".