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Old 11-19-2012, 09:59   #1
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The GOPís Other Problem

Marriage Gap Huge In 2012óAnd Marriage Is Starting To Disappear

http://www.vdare.com/articles/the-go...iage-declining

"Well, youíre not supposed to say this in public, but the GOP traditionally gets most of its votes from people who more or less have their acts together, while the Democrats appeal most strongly to the various resentful fringes of society."
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Old 11-19-2012, 10:48   #2
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Marriage is declining in part due to men wising up.

Family court and divorce is a stacked deck. No guy in his right mind would risk his assets like that.
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Old 11-19-2012, 10:55   #3
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Marriage is declining in part due to men wising up.

Family court and divorce is a stacked deck. No guy in his right mind would risk his assets like that.
Life was so much simpler when I didn't have assets.

Oh, and I agree.
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Old 11-19-2012, 11:10   #4
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Marriage is declining in part due to men wising up.

Family court and divorce is a stacked deck. No guy in his right mind would risk his assets like that.
You don't know the half of it: http://weddedabyss.wordpress.com/2009/09/27/marriage20/
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Old 11-19-2012, 12:40   #5
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plus marriage is mocked and derided and watered down. Gays are supposed to get it, next week it will be german shepherds and houseplants. No? What are you racist? Who are you to say what marriage is you racist bigot homophobe plantophobe animal hater...
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Old 11-19-2012, 18:20   #6
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Marriage is declining in part due to men wising up.

Family court and divorce is a stacked deck. No guy in his right mind would risk his assets like that.
Bingo. Get the government out of marriage, and the institution will return to its former glory. Otherwise, screw it.
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Old 11-19-2012, 18:45   #7
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High divorce states vote Republican:
http://www.sodahead.com/united-state...stion-1934925/
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Old 11-19-2012, 19:06   #8
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High divorce states vote Republican:
http://www.sodahead.com/united-state...stion-1934925/
Over 42% of eligible voters DIDN'T VOTE.


Over 42%, didn't vote. That is the problem.



Get a grip. 42.5% stayed home. Ronald knows why.


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Old 11-19-2012, 19:45   #9
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Over 42% of eligible voters DIDN'T VOTE.


Over 42%, didn't vote. That is the problem.



Get a grip. 42.5% stayed home. Ronald knows why.


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Oh man 'o' man.......that was sooooo appropriate to our times. Reagan must have had a crystal ball!

I hope we can manage to return to traditional values, where everything isn't judged by "shades of grey", but morality, based on beliefs that we, as a people, truly believe in.

We have strayed......but, that doesn't mean we can't find a way to return to the foundations of integrity.....and, honor.

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Old 11-19-2012, 20:12   #10
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Over 42% of eligible voters DIDN'T VOTE.


Over 42%, didn't vote. That is the problem.



Get a grip. 42.5% stayed home. Ronald knows why.


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The problem is, the GOP is almost indistinguishable from the democrats on many issues involving freedom. Both want to tax me to do what they consider good things. Both want to control different aspects of my private life.

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Old 11-19-2012, 21:01   #11
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Over 42% of eligible voters DIDN'T VOTE.


Over 42%, didn't vote. That is the problem.



Get a grip. 42.5% stayed home. Ronald knows why.


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Does the GOP know why people stayed home?
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Old 11-20-2012, 02:07   #12
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We have people staying home because of the Electoral College system. If it's obvious which way your state is going to go, there's no need to vote.
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Old 11-20-2012, 06:37   #13
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Marriage is declining in part due to men wising up.

Family court and divorce is a stacked deck. No guy in his right mind would risk his assets like that.
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Life was so much simpler when I didn't have assets.

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plus marriage is mocked and derided and watered down. Gays are supposed to get it, next week it will be german shepherds and houseplants. No? What are you racist? Who are you to say what marriage is you racist bigot homophobe plantophobe animal hater...
Gee, and people wonder why I think that some of the GTPI crowd are +40yo SWMs that still live with their Moms.

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Old 11-20-2012, 08:00   #14
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We have people staying home because of the Electoral College system. If it's obvious which way your state is going to go, there's no need to vote.
Unfortunately that thought process often keeps folks from voting in state and local elections where their vote could make a difference.


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Old 11-20-2012, 08:12   #15
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High divorce states vote Republican:
http://www.sodahead.com/united-state...stion-1934925/
Most of the Democrats I deal with, have about a dozen kids on average, and have never been married a day in their lives.

So, they are a little fuzzy on the whole concept of divorce.
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Old 11-20-2012, 11:09   #16
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Gee, and people wonder why I think that some of the GTPI crowd are +40yo SWMs that still live with their Moms.

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We don't wonder. We know. It's a classic case of projecting your own miserable existence onto all the successful people around you.
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Old 11-20-2012, 11:45   #17
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We don't wonder. We know. It's a classic case of projecting your own miserable existence onto all the successful people around you.




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Old 11-20-2012, 12:12   #18
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We don't wonder. We know. It's a classic case of projecting your own miserable existence onto all the successful people around you.
If being a +40yo SWM that lives with his Mom, has a "Command Post" in the basement and working part-time at Papa John's is successful, well........



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Old 11-20-2012, 13:21   #19
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We have people staying home because of the Electoral College system. If it's obvious which way your state is going to go, there's no need to vote.
Proof people in mass are stupid.

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Marriage is declining in part due to men wising up.

Family court and divorce is a stacked deck. No guy in his right mind would risk his assets like that.
And we have a Bingo.

A coworker of mine just got married after dating her guy for ten years. A small, in front of a judge ceremony with a total of nine people in attendance. I actually knew it was happening and her parents didn't (long story)

When I asked why he wanted to get married all the reasons were sorry...stupid.

Well in case one of us dies (they co-own a house)....I said get a will?

In case one of needs to pull the plug on the other (my paraphrasing)....I said get a POA?

Ironically, 5-6 reasons later the word love was never uttered.

As a married man of 21 years I can honestly say if my wife got smacked by a bus tomorrow I would never get married again..

Unless Jennifer Aniston is taking applications..
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Old 11-21-2012, 07:25   #20
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thats why maryland pass the gay marriage act. divorce lawyers were starving.
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