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Apples and oranges.

The point of political messaging -- propaganda, to be blunt about it -- is persuasion, not thinking.  Having an emotional content to a message really does help persuade.  

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Tue Jun 9th, 2009 at 10:56:19 AM EST
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