No, the U.S.'s peaceful transitions o...

No, the U.S.'s peaceful transitions of power are not special

There are 4 comments on the The Washington Post story from Jan 21, 2013, titled No, the U.S.'s peaceful transitions of power are not special. In it, The Washington Post reports that:

Incoming Chinese leader Xi Jinping, whose ascent to power was every bit as nonviolent and orderly as Barack Obama's. One of the strangest features of the inauguration was various politicians' boasting of the U.S.'s long run of peaceful, democratic transitions.

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#1 Jan 21, 2013
When two families just exchange rule, the people don't have to notice that a change is made.

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#4 Jan 22, 2013
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#5 Jan 22, 2013
What transitions of power? The official party in Washington, the Democratic Republicans, have a stranglehold on power. Obama is a Bush clone. Just look at his economic policy.

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#7 Jan 24, 2013
that is it

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