HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » General Discussion (Forum) » I really can't believe wh... » Reply #95
Introducing Discussionist: A new forum by the creators of DU

Response to CoffeeCat (Original post)

Thu Oct 4, 2012, 07:45 PM

95. But "There you go again" worked fine for Reagan,

and is STILL being touted as the all-time greatest zinger in the history of presidential debates, even though Reagan's come-back was to Carter accusing him of opposing Medicare--which Reagan in fact DID. Carter afterwards said he didn't call out Reagan on his lie because he figured the press would do that for him.

Have Democrats learned nothing in 32 years?

During the next debate President Obama has to directly engage and refute these lies--at the very least he has to acknowledge that lies are being told. To allow these lies to go basically unchallenged before an audience of tens of millions of voters is to risk losing everything.

Reply to this post

Back to OP Alert abuse Link to post in-thread

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 111 replies Author Time Post
CoffeeCat Oct 2012 OP
still_one Oct 2012 #1
monmouth Oct 2012 #3
OldDem2012 Oct 2012 #6
still_one Oct 2012 #7
gkhouston Oct 2012 #11
still_one Oct 2012 #13
Tyson73 Oct 2012 #25
global1 Oct 2012 #28
marions ghost Oct 2012 #58
dogfacedboy Oct 2012 #46
jwirr Oct 2012 #63
locdlib Oct 2012 #69
Kablooie Oct 2012 #82
CoffeeCat Oct 2012 #8
global1 Oct 2012 #30
Blanks Oct 2012 #72
Glitterati Oct 2012 #87
marions ghost Oct 2012 #59
pangaia Oct 2012 #62
xtraxritical Oct 2012 #75
glinda Oct 2012 #24
bloom Oct 2012 #52
ailsagirl Oct 2012 #91
rhett o rick Oct 2012 #105
Enrique Oct 2012 #2
factsarenotfair Oct 2012 #9
CoffeeCat Oct 2012 #12
AnotherDreamWeaver Oct 2012 #22
glinda Oct 2012 #26
Z_I_Peevey Oct 2012 #57
Turborama Oct 2012 #92
DhhD Oct 2012 #98
LiberalAndProud Oct 2012 #4
flamingdem Oct 2012 #5
Fawke Em Oct 2012 #10
CoffeeCat Oct 2012 #16
glinda Oct 2012 #27
Spitfire of ATJ Oct 2012 #43
Ikonoklast Oct 2012 #42
Spitfire of ATJ Oct 2012 #44
NightOwwl Oct 2012 #102
rhett o rick Oct 2012 #107
pinboy3niner Oct 2012 #14
Bernardo de La Paz Oct 2012 #83
pinboy3niner Oct 2012 #89
Tennessee Gal Oct 2012 #15
Cha Oct 2012 #17
CoffeeCat Oct 2012 #19
Cha Oct 2012 #29
young_at_heart Oct 2012 #18
CoffeeCat Oct 2012 #20
BlueMTexpat Oct 2012 #39
mikeforu Oct 2012 #110
pacalo Oct 2012 #21
ohheckyeah Oct 2012 #23
otohara Oct 2012 #31
NJCher Oct 2012 #36
polly7 Oct 2012 #32
We People Oct 2012 #34
Loudly Oct 2012 #33
mstinamotorcity2 Oct 2012 #35
Amonester Oct 2012 #37
BarackTheVote Oct 2012 #38
DollarBillHines Oct 2012 #40
King_Klonopin Oct 2012 #41
EmeraldCityGrl Oct 2012 #45
barbtries Oct 2012 #47
MadrasT Oct 2012 #48
lunatica Oct 2012 #49
bucolic_frolic Oct 2012 #50
ProfessionalLeftist Oct 2012 #51
bloom Oct 2012 #53
SmittynMo Oct 2012 #54
Grammy23 Oct 2012 #55
HangOnKids Oct 2012 #77
bullwinkle428 Oct 2012 #56
eqfan592 Oct 2012 #60
CoffeeCat Oct 2012 #74
DaveJ Oct 2012 #94
maddiemom Oct 2012 #104
Wednesdays Oct 2012 #76
Vietnameravet Oct 2012 #79
katmondoo Oct 2012 #61
pangaia Oct 2012 #64
busterbrown Oct 2012 #65
meadowlark5 Oct 2012 #66
DryHump Oct 2012 #67
Vietnameravet Oct 2012 #84
humbled_opinion Oct 2012 #88
lame54 Oct 2012 #68
Blue Owl Oct 2012 #70
sevenseas Oct 2012 #71
frylock Oct 2012 #73
Cleita Oct 2012 #78
Jester Messiah Oct 2012 #80
jonesgirl Oct 2012 #81
harun Oct 2012 #85
humbled_opinion Oct 2012 #86
ailsagirl Oct 2012 #90
matt819 Oct 2012 #93
left on green only Oct 2012 #99
LineNew Reply But "There you go again" worked fine for Reagan,
thucythucy Oct 2012 #95
Curmudgeoness Oct 2012 #96
Rain Mcloud Oct 2012 #97
NightOwwl Oct 2012 #100
hrmjustin Oct 2012 #101
Nevernose Oct 2012 #103
Grammy23 Oct 2012 #106
PATRICK Oct 2012 #108
mikeforu Oct 2012 #109
uppityperson Oct 2012 #111
Please login to view edit histories.