Originally Posted by 128vertinnoho
What a bunch of bullshit. You really don't want the two parties to work together to solve our nation's many problems? Come up with solutions that are a compromise to each side's radical positions? Great! Now nothing will ever get better in your definition of a 'democracy'.
Sounds good in principle but isn't long term compromising what got us here? Sometimes it makes the best sense to have winners and losers. In these intractable, high emotion times there isn't any other choice. That said, our congress cuts deals every single day. I would not support your thesis that compromise will make things better.