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Is American Exceptionalism Dead?

Crossposted at The Rockefeller Republican “The greatness of America lies not in being more enlightened than any other nation, but rather in her ability to repair her faults.”-Alexis de Tocqueville Alexis de Tocqueville, French political thinker and historian of the 19th century best known for his Democracy in America, felt that the United States held a special place among nations.…

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Is this the best ya got?

“Our opponent is someone who sees America as imperfect enough to pal around with terrorists who targeted their own country,” Palin told a rally of about 10,000 gathered at a tennis stadium in Carson, a suburb of Los Angeles. That echoed comments she made earlier in the day to donors at a private airport in Englewood, Colo.: “Our opponent ……

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