How many excuses this time?

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What will progressive attempt to blame their failed policies on?

  1. On conservative policy at the federal level

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  2. On “corporate greed”

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  3. On not implementing enough of the failed left-wing policy

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  4. On “racism”

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    The debate has already been settled by history. Progressive nations, states, and cities collapse. Conservative nations, states, and cities thrive.

    And yet - progressives always attempt to blame conservatives for their own failures. Take Detroit for instance. The ultimate progressive utopia. Over 60 years of a Democrat Mayor, over 60 years of a Democrat City Council. And the most powerful unions in the world. And what did that result in? A city that resembles a 3rd world hell-hole. A city that filed for bankruptcy. And the left desperately tries to pin it on Reagan or Bush (which fails miserably since tens of thousands of other cities all existed under the exact same laws and policies of Reagan and Bush and are thriving).

    Now California is going to provide “free income” (which in itself is hysterical considering we’ve had that for 80 years now - it’s called “welfare”). As the debt in California grows and the inevitable collapse occurs, how many different ways will the left attempt to pin the failure of their left-wing policies on the right?

    California low-income residents will soon receive $500 per month, no-strings-attached income
     
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    No, the Economic Security Project is going to provide "free income" in an experiment to see if it works
     
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    gee-----I remember a time when my dad worked full time for less
     
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    We made $475 a month in the army..
     
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    The Russians and the KKK and white privilege and guns and Christians and on and on and on oh and Stormy too!
     
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    The Revolutionary Army?
     
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    way back in the early 50s------my mom and dad supported themselves and five
    kids on $ 115 per week, The company had a bad year and he was cut to 110
     
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    All of them.
     
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    The Reagan years..
     
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    Oh, so you stormed the beaches of Granada. Did you get combat pay for that?
     
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