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President Obama again calls the United States the 'Homeland' - DOUBLESPEAK!
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[quote:Taewen:MV8yNTc1OTg3XzQ0ODUyNDUwXzM3RUFDREVD] The more I think about it, the whole homeland thing is really getting shoved down our throats. -Homeland Security -Homeland TV series -constant references by political leaders [b]Is this word being setup to influence the population for some planned event?[/b] We have certainly had a few recent examples of 'buzzwords' being used to influence public opinion. -Weapons of Mass Destruction -Global Warming -Domestic Terrorist I am relatively certain that any event being setup around the 'Homeland' phrase would not be anything good. [/quote]
During his live speech regarding Iraq, the president
referred to the United States as the 'Homeland'. For some reason, every time I hear a politician say that it gives me the creeps, like a flash of foreign armies marching across the plains of Nebraska
I did some looking around, and I guess I'm not the only one. First time I heard it was from Bush, and it's been cropping up a lot more lately.
Does anyone else get a prickling in the back of the neck when you hear it? I'm an American living in the
, not the 'Homeland'!
I know I'm not the only one. I found this link from back in '02.
link to www.slate.com
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