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Zhade Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-25-05 02:57 PM
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96. Hey, believe me, I'll be more than happy to say I was wrong.
I kinda doubt I'll be able to, sadly.

Once one of them is pressured and breaks the deal, it'll render me unable to say that, and I truly want to be wrong on this.

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  -Frist issues new warning on filibusters RamboLiberal  May-24-05 04:17 PM   #0 
  - See? Meaningless. -eom  Justitia   May-24-05 04:18 PM   #1 
  - There is no deal, it's 100% bullshit.  bemildred   May-24-05 04:20 PM   #4 
  - Frist has no say in it. As long as these 14 senators have the pact,  merwin   May-24-05 04:31 PM   #11 
  - It's a side deal.  bemildred   May-24-05 04:34 PM   #13 
     - Yeah, but Frist is trying to save face, and doing a bad job.  merwin   May-24-05 06:05 PM   #29 
        - I have no desire to defend frist, he's a fool and an asshole. nt  bemildred   May-24-05 06:26 PM   #34 
        - it will all come down to the definition of "extraordinary circumstances"  darboy   May-24-05 06:30 PM   #36 
  - Some Conspiracy Theorists believe that it's...  dchill   May-24-05 10:03 PM   #56 
     - I heard that too, but it was too improbable for me. nt  bemildred   May-24-05 10:29 PM   #58 
  - Not meaningless at all...  youspeakmylanguage   May-24-05 04:22 PM   #5 
     - And those GOP senators who ARE party to the deal  JerseygirlCT   May-24-05 04:34 PM   #14 
        - But I imagine that  Dave Reynolds   May-24-05 04:43 PM   #18 
        - You might be right  JerseygirlCT   May-24-05 08:09 PM   #51 
           - What good is time?  GOTV   May-25-05 08:49 AM   #79 
        - "abuse the fillibuster "  endarkenment   May-24-05 04:57 PM   #21 
           - Yes, probably in their eyes  JerseygirlCT   May-24-05 08:10 PM   #52 
              - They could easily put up....  GOTV   May-25-05 08:56 AM   #81 
  - Yay! We agreed to dig our own grave!  MadAsHellNewYorker   May-24-05 04:18 PM   #2 
  - Horseshit.  TheWraith   May-24-05 04:36 PM   #15 
     - I think that you are wrong in this.  joldnir   May-24-05 05:07 PM   #22 
        - I disagree  doni_georgia   May-24-05 06:25 PM   #33 
        - Two Republicans are already talking about breaking the deal  dansolo   May-24-05 09:54 PM   #55 
        - Maybe you can give us a link or a few NAMES???? nt  MADem   May-25-05 09:25 AM   #84 
        - Well said  MADem   May-25-05 09:23 AM   #83 
        - The Democrats aren't the ones operating without good faith.  TheWraith   May-24-05 07:52 PM   #48 
        - No... Bush's nominees now ALL have to pass muster with McCain  doni_georgia   May-24-05 09:50 PM   #54 
        - nice post, and welcome to DU  Lerkfish   May-25-05 09:55 AM   #90 
  - I AM THE LAW!!!  dave29   May-24-05 04:20 PM   #3 
  - Go right ahead there cat killer...  tex-wyo-dem   May-24-05 04:23 PM   #6 
  - WEDGE?  mirrera   May-24-05 06:23 PM   #32 
  - He'll huff and he'll puff and he'll...  Fridays Child   May-24-05 04:24 PM   #7 
  - Let him break the compromise.  Old and In the Way   May-24-05 04:25 PM   #8 
  - Frist has no intention of honoring this "deal"  ashling   May-24-05 04:26 PM   #9 
  - I say someone need to tell Frist to get hosed!!!  TwoSparkles   May-24-05 04:26 PM   #10 
  - Frist used the term nuclear option first  warrens   May-24-05 04:33 PM   #12 
  - (psst ....Trent Lott, actually) . . . . . n/t  annabanana   May-24-05 06:37 PM   #40 
  - Frist is just swaggering  Frances   May-24-05 04:41 PM   #16 
  - Frist just saw his chances of being getting the Republican nomination tank  MidwestTransplant   May-24-05 04:41 PM   #17 
  - Where's my lightsaber? Palpy needs a beating.  Zynx   May-24-05 04:44 PM   #19 
  - The constitution only requires 40 votes  Changenow   May-24-05 04:55 PM   #20 
  - TOLD YOU SO.  Zhade   May-24-05 05:14 PM   #23 
  - Speaking a little quickly there, huh ace?  alcibiades_mystery   May-25-05 08:51 AM   #80 
     - There are actually two ways Dems can lose...  GOTV   May-25-05 09:07 AM   #82 
     - Hey, believe me, I'll be more than happy to say I was wrong.  Zhade   May-25-05 02:57 PM   #96 
  - Go ahead, Bill--make our day.  rocknation   May-24-05 05:24 PM   #24 
  - frist is an idiot.  truthisfreedom   May-24-05 05:46 PM   #25 
  - No matter what, Frist is real trouble  doni_georgia   May-24-05 05:49 PM   #26 
  - I disagree about all this - - the far right hates McCain & others for this  AlGore-08.com   May-24-05 06:17 PM   #31 
  - The far right hates McCain  doni_georgia   May-24-05 06:37 PM   #39 
  - are you sure?  GOTV   May-25-05 09:26 AM   #85 
  - Yep, you nailed it AlGore-08.com  Iowa   May-24-05 06:39 PM   #42 
     - I can't understand the McCain fetish around here...  BiggJawn   May-25-05 12:15 PM   #95 
  - Thanks, Mac in Ga - I'd say that's awfully close to real  deacon2   May-24-05 07:00 PM   #44 
  - Excellent analysis  murielkane   May-24-05 07:54 PM   #49 
     - Thank you both  doni_georgia   May-24-05 09:45 PM   #53 
  - Frist is full of shit and he is doing this to stir his base. He knows  Rainscents   May-24-05 05:51 PM   #27 
  - It shall be thus...  TexasLawyer   May-24-05 05:59 PM   #28 
  - Holy crap.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   May-24-05 06:28 PM   #35 
     - He IS holy crap!  TexasLawyer   May-24-05 07:48 PM   #47 
  - Not even 24 hours. Once again, I urge Reid and Pelosi to do the following:  understandinglife   May-24-05 06:15 PM   #30 
  - Hear Hear, well said...  mirrera   May-24-05 06:39 PM   #41 
  - "people are dying and this is not "politics as usual"." Precisely.  understandinglife   May-24-05 07:18 PM   #45 
     - Great art...  mirrera   May-24-05 07:35 PM   #46 
  - Wow...  Iowa   May-25-05 06:24 PM   #97 
  - See?  Megahurtz   May-24-05 06:30 PM   #37 
  - Why does a little plastic man like Mr. Bill sound like a big jackass?  struggle4progress   May-24-05 06:33 PM   #38 
  - To paraphrase Brother Bugs Bunny ...  gauguin57   May-24-05 06:44 PM   #43 
  - WTF? REPUBLICANS ORIGINALLY CALLED IT THE NUCLEAR OPTION!!!!!!!!  dhinojosa   May-24-05 07:56 PM   #50 
  - BRING IT ON, CAT SLAYER!  rocknation   May-24-05 10:10 PM   #57 
  - Frist issues new warning on filibusters  radfringe   May-25-05 07:05 AM   #59 
  - Bill Frist is an *ss!  TaleWgnDg   May-25-05 07:05 AM   #60 
  - Not another guy who stand for nothing to run.  izzie   May-25-05 07:05 AM   #63 
  - Yeah, but now everyone knows that Frist is a wimp  cestpaspossible   May-25-05 07:05 AM   #61 
  - he stated he agreed to NOTHING  radfringe   May-25-05 07:05 AM   #62 
     - That's exactly right  Danmel   May-25-05 07:05 AM   #64 
     - Most have figured this out, I think.  EST   May-25-05 07:06 AM   #72 
     - you are right-it only delays the neclear option possibility.  rodeodance   May-25-05 07:05 AM   #65 
     - it 's like  radfringe   May-25-05 07:05 AM   #66 
        - Long enough for us to take back the senate.  Lochloosa   May-25-05 07:05 AM   #67 
        - i've said it before and I'll say it again  radfringe   May-25-05 07:05 AM   #68 
        - Wellstone and Carnathan. - Two very unfortunate losses.  ladjf   May-25-05 07:06 AM   #71 
        - I like the metaphor I saw on another thread...  GOTV   May-25-05 09:33 AM   #88 
     - and that's a great thing.  ray of light   May-25-05 07:05 AM   #69 
     - Well said ray of light  Lochloosa   May-25-05 07:06 AM   #73 
     - Except...  GOTV   May-25-05 11:29 AM   #91 
        - I think suddenly McCain will be a thorn in Bush's side  ray of light   May-25-05 11:58 AM   #93 
     - the 'pubs who WERE party to the compromise  annabanana   May-25-05 07:05 AM   #70 
     - naw..  chopper   May-25-05 07:06 AM   #74 
     - That's why Frist will not wait for an SC nomination...  GOTV   May-25-05 09:41 AM   #89 
     - I am glad to see some people on this thread "get it". I agree.  wildwww2   May-25-05 07:06 AM   #76 
  - So why does our leadership allow us to compromise with these  wildwww2   May-25-05 07:06 AM   #75 
  - He is SO NOT presidential material  OKthatsIT   May-25-05 08:17 AM   #77 
  - neither is Bush, and he was elected...eom  Danieljay   May-25-05 12:09 PM   #94 
  - Why is Frist acting like a cockalorum who dispenses cockamamie?  indepat   May-25-05 08:22 AM   #78 
  - Well why wait Does Frist have the Votes ??? NO!!!  lovuian   May-25-05 09:28 AM   #86 
  - Shut the f*ck up Fristula  bunny planet   May-25-05 09:29 AM   #87 
  - "Constitutional Option" may be unconstitutional.  Xap   May-25-05 11:32 AM   #92 
  - but, when you control the majority of both the committee  BadNews   May-25-05 07:15 PM   #99 
  - Frist Vs McCain. My money would be on Frist.  BadNews   May-25-05 07:12 PM   #98 
  - Just another partisan hack  american_mutt   May-25-05 07:24 PM   #100 
 

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