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Posted 08 November 2012 - 05:46 PM
ImaLoner, on 08 November 2012 - 05:42 PM, said:
^ This! He's the Marilyn Monroe of politics...
No, Monroe did not waste her brain on Cocaine, and she had one to start with.
A skeptic is a well informed believer and a pessimist a well informed optimist
The most dangerous views of the world are from those who have never seen it. ~ Alexander v. Humboldt If you want to bulls**t me please do it so that it takes me more than a minute to find out
I think the whole 'Bush is stupid' thing is overblown. Me oh my, Bush was a awful president, pretty true. Know what else though? I'm pretty sure I'd look dumber as president then he did, I bet the majority of people would look just as or even dumber then he.