A “private survey” run by racists who found what they were looking for, not what was there. Actual, legitimate investigations found precisely the opposite.
Sure, all these new Republiklan restrict-the-vote laws are fair and have no racist intent. And literacy tests were, too (though, while Jim Crow literacy tests did – deservedly – have a bad name, a fairly administered literacy test would be a wonderful thing; no Republiklan would ever win again).
My little brother did that when he was in his early teens; put the collar around his own neck, stuck the leash in the dog’s mouth, and went out for a run.
Change the bodywork & it became the Mustang. Same chassis & running gear.
Beat me too it; the Revolution was not set off by taxes, but by the fact that the colonies had no voice in the Parliament levying those taxes.
The original goal was not independence, but “our rights as Englishmen”.
It is a sad day in any man’s life when She goes from sexy little panties to huge granny drawers. Poor Arlo.
When it started, it was predicted that would be large increases in births & divorces – often in the same relationship.
We are lucky enough to have been retired a few years before it hit, so it had no economic impact, and we were used to each other’s company 24/7.
It is not.
The dumpster has higher quality, higher class,lower prices, and doesn’t exploit its workforce or ruin locally-owned businesses.
I drove professionally for about 30 years, and I can assure that that is true – until bicycles show up.
I never said they should pay the same amount. But they should pay something something for the privilege of being a constant hazard & a pain in the ass on the public thoroughfare.
Replying to Pocosdad, not Beaker.