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Post time 2011-10-20 07:18:06 |Display all floors

A republic does not have to be a democracy.

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Post time 2011-10-20 07:27:25 |Display all floors

Elections are not an essential part of a republic.

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Post time 2011-10-20 07:37:55 |Display all floors
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We have something called the electoral college who elects our president.

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dragon8 =

This is true.

According to the U.S. Constitution, the votes of ordinary people are not needed.

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Post time 2011-10-21 02:28:14 |Display all floors
robert237 =

We have something called the electoral college who elects our president.

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dragon8 =

This is true.

The electoral college can elect the U.S. president even if none of the American public ever voted in an election.

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Post time 2011-10-21 02:34:06 |Display all floors

Republic and democracy are not the same thing.

Sometimes they overlap and sometimes they don't.

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Post time 2011-10-21 03:12:57 |Display all floors

Xero oti den xerete tipota

Originally posted by xilaren at 2011-10-20 06:07

ancient greek knows only me in this forum.Are you drunk?

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Post time 2011-10-21 03:16:52 |Display all floors

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Originally posted by dragon8 at 2011-10-20 07:18
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http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNjU1Nzg0NDky.html - “用现代文明标准比划中国人,是严重的种族歧视行为。”
„Ich ficke wo, wen, und wann ich will, hast du mich verstanden. Auch du könntest ficken, aber du kannst es ja gar nicht, deine deutsche Genauigkeit... verbietet es dir“. Jean-Claude Juncker

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