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Black president = white government workers are prey = charles manson's helter skelter
In all seriousness this stuff does... bother me. As I mentioned in the My Life Sucks thread, my coworkers were all... rather insane neocons, who think Acorn's a secret police organization, that Obama's an outright socialist, and various other stupid shit I thankfully seem to have finally forgotten.
See, there's always going to be those quasi-militant survivalists out there, who like to collect guns and put on uniforms and pretend they're the real Americans defending America from whatever the hell. And occasionally shit like Ruby Ridge goes down. But I do tend to believe that the average... whatever you'd call these folks... is too fatassed and lazy to do anything.
I've gotten a lot more sympathetic to Bush since this stuff's been going on. People gave him a lot of shit and now I don't know if he really deserved it. I mean, I've heard people say that Bush needed to die. But I mean... no, that's horrible, don't think that shit. Sure, he fucked up in a lot of ways and maybe did deserve a lot of what he got, but when it's to the point that you're saying you want him dead or you're attributing all sorts of crazy shit and conspiracy theories to him... That's not any better than what people are doing now.
I just don't remember stuff being like this during the Clinton years. I was too young, I guess, but...