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Obama to Blue-Collar America: Adios!

Blue Collars

When I was a kid growing up in the Bronx in the 1950s I knew a lot more about the Yankees than I did about politics.  In fact, I didn’t know anything about politics, except for one thing:  I knew we were Democrats. My father was a blue-collar worker and like all “working class” men he voted…