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89. We are getting Roberts
Because WE ONLY FUCKING HAVE 44 SENATORS.

That's why we are getting Roberts, make no mistake. If we had 55 like the repubs, there would be no question, and we would have no Roberts.

Hell even Clarance Thomas was confirmed by a DEMOCRATIC senate (as was Scalia).
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  - he he...Tancredo's "a lunatic"  Rose Siding   Jul-23-05 10:10 AM   #2 
  - Dean rocks!  sabra   Jul-23-05 10:11 AM   #4 
  - "collar and a mouthpiece"..  zidzi   Jul-23-05 07:59 PM   #49 
  - He should have said "collar and a muzzle" -- what  DemBones DemBones   Jul-26-05 05:06 AM   #105 
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  - I agree too, but  Rich Hunt   Jul-25-05 04:40 PM   #101 
  - JMHO, but this is a step to "neuter" Roe as a wedge issue that's been  54anickel   Jul-23-05 11:03 AM   #12 
  - it is not possible  sad_one   Jul-23-05 01:12 PM   #20 
  - Who's talking about hard-core fundies? Are you saying Bob Casey, Jr is  54anickel   Jul-23-05 03:50 PM   #30 
     - Very well said. There are many pro-life people who are  DemBones DemBones   Jul-26-05 05:22 AM   #106 
  - "Neuter Roe As a Wedge Issue..."  Iowa   Jul-23-05 04:28 PM   #34 
  - yeah, that was my point, too  Rich Hunt   Jul-25-05 04:42 PM   #102 
  - It Worries Me A Little Too  iamjoy   Jul-23-05 03:22 PM   #24 
  - Neither do I, but what other Democrat besides Casey is challenging  Seabiscuit   Jul-23-05 05:21 PM   #37 
  - How can ANYONE recommend giving up a woman's right to choose?  nicknameless   Jul-24-05 04:09 AM   #71 
  - Howard Dean speaks truth--as always  MindPilot   Jul-23-05 10:14 AM   #5 
  - I'm with you on that. They need to get behind us -  H5N1   Jul-23-05 10:18 AM   #6 
  - Dean is right only if we actually want to ever be in power  dmordue   Jul-23-05 10:18 AM   #7 
  - Right on!!!  Oreegone   Jul-23-05 10:41 AM   #9 
  - Actually, no.  Don1   Jul-23-05 11:06 AM   #13 
     - Is this really a move to the right? I don't see it that way but rather a  54anickel   Jul-23-05 11:33 AM   #15 
     - It is a move to the right.  Don1   Jul-23-05 02:18 PM   #21 
     - You're talking about the presidential race...  Psephos   Jul-23-05 12:47 PM   #17 
     - The truth is we did not lose 2000 or 2004. That is not correct.  shance   Jul-23-05 01:06 PM   #19 
     - Read my post again, please...I am not talking about the presidential race  Psephos   Jul-23-05 03:33 PM   #25 
     - You said...  Don1   Jul-23-05 02:19 PM   #22 
     - Where I am or you are is not relevant.  Psephos   Jul-23-05 03:33 PM   #26 
        - Do the math? I have.  Don1   Jul-24-05 12:25 AM   #65 
           - I thought so too.....  kaya33   Jul-26-05 12:30 PM   #115 
     - Bush* would NOT be hamstrung....  bvar22   Jul-23-05 03:48 PM   #29 
     - it is not about moving anywhere  darboy   Jul-23-05 07:07 PM   #45 
        - Darboy, you got that exactly right  Psephos   Jul-23-05 07:12 PM   #46 
        - Anyone would be better than Santorum...  Gronk Groks   Jul-24-05 01:14 AM   #68 
        - Sometimes it is about moving right...  Don1   Jul-25-05 11:59 AM   #99 
  - I second that "right on"  1932   Jul-23-05 10:57 AM   #11 
  - You...  sendero   Jul-23-05 11:22 AM   #14 
  - Dmordue is right on point!  Orion The Hunter   Jul-23-05 03:03 PM   #23 
  - I agree..Really Big Tent  zidzi   Jul-23-05 08:01 PM   #50 
  - Truer words...  sled   Jul-23-05 08:31 PM   #53 
  - Gee, Dr Dean....could you talk about THE MOTHER??  nothingshocksmeanymore   Jul-23-05 10:53 AM   #10 
  - Our "ideologically pure" rights are negotiable, don't ya know.  Maddy McCall   Jul-23-05 03:45 PM   #28 
  - I can't believe what an eye-opening week this has been.  nicknameless   Jul-23-05 10:32 PM   #61 
     - Good question...  sled   Jul-24-05 10:16 AM   #81 
        - Look it up, sled.  nicknameless   Jul-24-05 06:38 PM   #87 
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              - My, what a porcine post.  nicknameless   Jul-24-05 10:03 PM   #90 
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                          - HOW MANY WOMENS DEATHS PER VOTE IS OK BY YOU, SLED?!  nicknameless   Jul-26-05 01:20 AM   #104 
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  - Why not be more welcoming to pro choice women and men who  shance   Jul-23-05 12:15 PM   #16 
  - I can tell you why all the Dems are backing Casey.  napi21   Jul-23-05 04:17 PM   #32 
     - If Bob Casey is popular, why did he lose handily to Rendell?  shance   Jul-23-05 06:07 PM   #42 
        - Wrong on several counts  dsc   Jul-23-05 07:05 PM   #44 
  - Great post...  rabid_nerd   Jul-23-05 12:50 PM   #18 
  - Yes, Howard, but it's a side issue.  phiddle   Jul-23-05 03:40 PM   #27 
  - Fuck this big tent! That is why we are going to get Roberts!  saracat   Jul-23-05 04:16 PM   #31 
  - But what's the attraction inside the Big Top?  HereSince1628   Jul-23-05 05:24 PM   #38 
  - We are getting Roberts  Sgent   Jul-24-05 09:18 PM   #89 
  - And how about this Dean quote from 2004:  nicknameless   Jul-26-05 07:14 AM   #107 
  - We Have a Big Tent Already  Demeter   Jul-23-05 04:22 PM   #33 
  - We Dems don't realize just how many Pro-Lifers already vote for Dems!  napi21   Jul-23-05 04:32 PM   #35 
  - Good point. We need to be the ones framing the issues that you listed.  54anickel   Jul-23-05 05:38 PM   #41 
  - Dean's in a tight spot - as DNC Chair, he has to support Casey's challenge  Seabiscuit   Jul-23-05 05:19 PM   #36 
  - Go Howard! Nominated!  ih8thegop   Jul-23-05 05:28 PM   #39 
  - Dean seems a little "DLC"ish to me.  Writer   Jul-23-05 05:31 PM   #40 
  - not really  darboy   Jul-23-05 07:15 PM   #47 
     - There's a very interesting application of set theory here.  Writer   Jul-23-05 07:49 PM   #48 
     - DNC mum on corporate issues? The DNC broke it's fundraising record  Larkspur   Jul-23-05 08:50 PM   #55 
     - So... no corporate money funds the DNC?  Writer   Jul-23-05 10:16 PM   #59 
        - Corporate funds are welcome as long as corporations don't expect to  Larkspur   Jul-25-05 10:42 AM   #98 
     - you misunderstand the issue  darboy   Jul-24-05 12:53 AM   #66 
     - Or is Dean saying we should  zidzi   Jul-23-05 08:05 PM   #51 
  - The party should not be a special interest group...  liberaliraqvet26   Jul-23-05 06:49 PM   #43 
  - Excellent Point  newblewtoo   Jul-23-05 08:52 PM   #56 
  - Heres a diferent idea....take our flag back from GOP minority!!!!  goforit   Jul-23-05 08:11 PM   #52 
  - Pro-Choice is an Albatross Around the Party's Neck  tmorelli415   Jul-23-05 08:42 PM   #54 
  - I ABSOLUTELY AGREE!!!!!!  bvar22   Jul-23-05 09:08 PM   #57 
  - I agree with that.  The Quizzical Toad   Jul-23-05 10:28 PM   #60 
     - Absolutely!  bvar22   Jul-23-05 10:53 PM   #62 
  - Exactly!  pseudostar   Jul-26-05 11:08 AM   #111 
  - As a former conservative, here is how I see it.  The Quizzical Toad   Jul-23-05 10:09 PM   #58 
  - Thank you sharing your thought... Very good!  Rainscents   Jul-23-05 11:10 PM   #63 
  - Caught in the Middle  tmorelli415   Jul-23-05 11:33 PM   #64 
  - There is no tent big enough to hold the prowar and antiwar factions!  IndianaGreen   Jul-24-05 01:05 AM   #67 
  - What about...  The Quizzical Toad   Jul-24-05 01:25 AM   #69 
  - We are way past that point!  IndianaGreen   Jul-24-05 01:53 AM   #70 
     - I'm not interested in what mass-murderers like Lenin wrote  brentspeak   Jul-24-05 04:21 AM   #72 
     - All you have shown is how well indoctrinated you have been  IndianaGreen   Jul-24-05 07:46 AM   #75 
        - Interesting...  sled   Jul-24-05 08:53 AM   #78 
     - Ridiculous!  tmorelli415   Jul-24-05 05:03 AM   #73 
        - There is nothing nuanced about abortion  IndianaGreen   Jul-24-05 07:54 AM   #76 
           - On the contrary...  The Quizzical Toad   Jul-24-05 10:46 AM   #82 
  - "belief in the Bill of Rights"???  sled   Jul-24-05 08:09 AM   #77 
     - Great post!  IndianaGreen   Jul-24-05 08:53 AM   #79 
        - Thank you...  sled   Jul-24-05 09:18 AM   #80 
           - As I said before,  The Quizzical Toad   Jul-24-05 10:55 AM   #83 
              - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-24-05 02:14 PM   #85 
  - Just a thought...  liberaliraqvet26   Jul-24-05 05:47 AM   #74 
  - It cracks me up...  The Quizzical Toad   Jul-24-05 11:05 AM   #84 
  - I hope we are not becoming the one issue party here.  Oreegone   Jul-24-05 02:27 PM   #86 
  - Hey lets be the party of getting out of Iraq now!  Chicago Democrat   Jul-24-05 11:05 PM   #92 
  - We ARE the tent.. YES ABSOLUTELY....  Chicago Democrat   Jul-24-05 11:04 PM   #91 
  - Funny that Dems never talk about big-tenting with the LEFT  Mairead   Jul-25-05 04:52 AM   #94 
  - actually some of our most leftist Congressmen have run up against this  dsc   Jul-25-05 06:54 AM   #96 
  - No...Dems need money.  Orsino   Jul-25-05 07:55 AM   #97 
  - Dean: steal bad cliches & ideas from Republicans, ignore winning strategy  sam kane   Jul-25-05 03:48 PM   #100 
     - Great post, sam kane!  nicknameless   Jul-26-05 11:58 PM   #118 
  - Glad he's saying this.  redqueen   Jul-26-05 10:44 AM   #110 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-26-05 11:25 AM   #112 
     - Hey... I saw this before...  redqueen   Jul-26-05 01:16 PM   #117 
  - It is a moral value to respect those who disagree with you to a point.  Zorra   Jul-26-05 11:34 AM   #113 
  - I don't know  Strawman   Jul-26-05 12:55 PM   #116 
 

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