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But we must realize that it will do little good to get rid of him, -even impeach him- if the internal desires that put him in place, and have kept him there- the popular needs that he fulfilled- remain uninspected, hidden.
Didn't the same thing happen with Watergate? When Nixon resigned, everyone gave each other a pat on the back, said "check and balances worked, all is well", and went on about their business as if nothing had happened. I see the same thing happening with Bush, except that it's possible that checks and balances won't even have worked (except for the term limits constitutional amendment). And that worries me.

Those whom the Gods wish to destroy They first make mad. -- Euripides
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Tue Dec 26th, 2006 at 04:56:51 PM EST

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