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CTLawGuy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-20-06 07:51 PM
Response to Reply #72
91. centrists get a special pass
and special rules apply to people like Mark Pryor, Harold Ford, Ben Nelson, Tom Carper, Mary Landrieu.
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  -Lieberman Opens 17-Point Lead In Connecticut, Poll Finds robcon  Oct-20-06 08:37 AM   #0 
  - No way that poll is accurate!!  monarch   Oct-20-06 08:39 AM   #1 
  - i agree  bigscott   Oct-20-06 08:40 AM   #3 
  - Yes it Is.  greccogirl   Oct-20-06 09:31 AM   #9 
  - You seem happy about that. Lieberman is a neocon.  against all enemies   Oct-20-06 04:27 PM   #70 
  - Actually I just think she was telling the facts  LynneSin   Oct-20-06 05:57 PM   #84 
  - Yes. I don't think Lamont has  greccogirl   Oct-21-06 12:21 AM   #108 
  - I didn't say I was happy.  greccogirl   Oct-21-06 12:19 AM   #107 
  - LIMPMANN IS BUSH " LITE"  saigon68   Oct-21-06 08:10 PM   #143 
  - Yes, but he still  greccogirl   Oct-22-06 10:30 PM   #174 
  - I didn't read it that way; the poster is just pointing out a fact  barb162   Oct-22-06 01:19 AM   #151 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-20-06 11:33 PM   #106 
  - Well since I don't live in that  greccogirl   Oct-21-06 12:22 AM   #109 
  - sorry, but the Q-poll is flawed and does not include 2nd debate  ihelpu2see   Oct-22-06 09:12 AM   #163 
  - It probably is, that's what happens when grassroots insist on pushing  cryingshame   Oct-20-06 12:02 PM   #27 
  - It's what happens when RIGHT WING DEMOCRATS don't vote for the party.  Tesha   Oct-20-06 04:41 PM   #72 
  - centrists get a special pass  darboy   Oct-20-06 07:51 PM   #91 
  - Wish I could nominate this reply  Jax   Oct-21-06 11:21 AM   #121 
     - Thank you. (NT)  Tesha   Oct-21-06 05:49 PM   #136 
  - What are you saying, we should've NOT talked about the war?  Ken Burch   Oct-20-06 07:35 PM   #90 
     - However, there are LIeberman supporters for whom the war is not  CTyankee   Oct-20-06 07:52 PM   #92 
     - The salient point- Lamont has successfully been tarred as ONE ISSUE  cryingshame   Oct-21-06 08:24 PM   #144 
        - The way you say that, it sounds like you think it serves Lamont right  Ken Burch   Oct-22-06 02:35 AM   #154 
  - Quinnipiac - Oct 2000: Hillary slipping, neck in neck with Lazio  The Count   Oct-20-06 02:34 PM   #51 
  - They still had her up 3pts, which is the same that Zogby had  rinsd   Oct-20-06 02:55 PM   #55 
  - You feel the poll is inaccurate  slackmaster   Oct-20-06 05:29 PM   #79 
     - Interesting that you show up to support a pro Lieberman poll  billbuckhead   Oct-20-06 09:07 PM   #97 
  - Je ne comprends pas.  marmar   Oct-20-06 08:40 AM   #2 
  - Republicans were voting for Lamont?...  Kagemusha   Oct-20-06 08:49 AM   #4 
  - Sure.  TheWraith   Oct-20-06 02:00 PM   #48 
     - On average?  Concerned GA Voter   Oct-20-06 03:52 PM   #59 
        - Every poll ever conducted?  TheWraith   Oct-20-06 04:45 PM   #73 
           - You can't have an "up to" figure that is "on average"  Concerned GA Voter   Oct-20-06 06:37 PM   #86 
              - I meant, in an average race.  TheWraith   Oct-21-06 10:43 PM   #147 
  - I don't want to sound pessimistic...  brooklynite   Oct-20-06 09:03 AM   #5 
  - Very good analogy  greccogirl   Oct-21-06 12:33 AM   #111 
  - what you are saying, essentially  darboy   Oct-22-06 10:26 AM   #167 
  - Goddamn it, why didn't Harry Reid make it clear the day after the primary  Ken Burch   Oct-20-06 09:07 AM   #6 
  - One has to wonder.  quiet.american   Oct-20-06 09:13 AM   #7 
  - What choice did he have?  dmallind   Oct-20-06 10:01 AM   #12 
  - Because Reid will need Joe . . .  toopers   Oct-20-06 11:51 AM   #22 
  - Good luck with that. better chances with Bush than Joe I'm afraid.  The Count   Oct-20-06 11:57 AM   #25 
  - Lordy...  yibbehobba   Oct-21-06 02:48 PM   #129 
     - What "reality" are you saying we should accept?  Ken Burch   Oct-22-06 02:37 AM   #156 
        - "The leadership" is not responsible for Ned going down to defeat.  yibbehobba   Oct-22-06 07:42 AM   #160 
           - That makes it impossible for the "netroots" to decide where to work...  Ken Burch   Oct-22-06 08:12 AM   #161 
              - Well...  yibbehobba   Oct-22-06 09:39 AM   #164 
  - Joe wouldn't be winning if Reid had made it clear  Ken Burch   Oct-20-06 12:51 PM   #38 
     - That's untrue . . .  toopers   Oct-20-06 01:55 PM   #47 
  - Because he is a frightened, hand-wringing little girl.  Dr Fate   Oct-20-06 12:04 PM   #29 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-21-06 04:37 AM   #115 
     - Could've done without the "obeys his Israeli masters" line  Ken Burch   Oct-21-06 04:43 PM   #132 
  - Because they can't make changes midterm with a full vote  krispos42   Oct-20-06 12:54 PM   #40 
  - It certaintly didn't help that a few Democrats went against Lamont...  BlueStater   Oct-20-06 01:51 PM   #46 
  - I doubt that would make  greccogirl   Oct-21-06 12:25 AM   #110 
  - Because...  yibbehobba   Oct-21-06 02:15 PM   #126 
  - You're defending the Democratic leadership for sabotaging a Democratic  Ken Burch   Oct-22-06 02:38 AM   #157 
     - I'm not defending it.  yibbehobba   Oct-22-06 07:03 AM   #159 
  - Because Reid will want him on his side when Lieberman wins  barb162   Oct-22-06 01:27 AM   #152 
  - They luv dead hand Joe I guess.  Jim4Wes   Oct-20-06 09:15 AM   #8 
  - What happened to all the grassroots efforts for lamont?  wisteria   Oct-20-06 09:35 AM   #10 
  - Exactly.  yibbehobba   Oct-21-06 02:34 PM   #128 
  - Dean's rallying with Ned today, and there's a good ad out with Dodd  Rose Siding   Oct-20-06 09:49 AM   #11 
  - How can this be...what is wrong with CT., the war is going real bad  movonne   Oct-20-06 10:03 AM   #13 
  - I don't think it's the war.  robcon   Oct-20-06 10:26 AM   #14 
  - The problem is that there are tons of Democrats more Republican  Flanker   Oct-20-06 10:49 AM   #18 
     - CT has tons of rich Democrats, that's why  krispos42   Oct-20-06 01:11 PM   #42 
  - Iraq is NOT the only issue, but it's what grassroots insisted on  cryingshame   Oct-20-06 12:04 PM   #28 
  - Yup. Plus, the average Connecticut voter probably isn't  brentspeak   Oct-20-06 03:58 PM   #62 
  - Ned talked about a lot of other issues.  Ken Burch   Oct-20-06 11:22 PM   #105 
  - That poster called the war a "hobbyhorse" for activists.  Zhade   Oct-22-06 07:08 PM   #169 
  - Will you stop bashing the grassroots already?  Ken Burch   Oct-22-06 02:42 AM   #158 
  - It's called incumbancy. n/t  yibbehobba   Oct-21-06 01:46 PM   #123 
  - Connectificut...  Stand and Fight   Oct-20-06 10:29 AM   #15 
  - CT HAS OLD LEVER MACHINES..NOTNEW DRE'S...N/T  flyarm   Oct-20-06 12:38 PM   #33 
  - they have to start fighting like JOE is the GOP  bluedog   Oct-20-06 10:34 AM   #16 
  - a serious reality check to the "Netroots" crowd  President Jesus   Oct-20-06 10:44 AM   #17 
  - Only if DEMS start ignoring the primary results and go for GOP votes.  Dr Fate   Oct-20-06 12:07 PM   #30 
  - The "Netroots" crowd needs a reality enema.  yibbehobba   Oct-21-06 02:24 PM   #127 
     - You're saying we should have given up on stopping the war  Ken Burch   Oct-21-06 04:45 PM   #134 
        - How does the current outcome...  yibbehobba   Oct-21-06 07:24 PM   #137 
           - There was no way to predict this outcome.  Ken Burch   Oct-21-06 07:31 PM   #140 
              - Yes there was.  yibbehobba   Oct-21-06 08:05 PM   #142 
                 - None of you KNEW he'd lose.  Zhade   Oct-22-06 07:10 PM   #170 
  - The good part is we will still have the same old Lieberman... but  JCMach1   Oct-20-06 10:55 AM   #19 
  - not sure about that  bluedog   Oct-20-06 11:01 AM   #20 
     - He may remain a nominal Democrat  pscot   Oct-20-06 11:34 AM   #21 
  - The poll is inaccurate. He doesn't have a chance.  Xenotime   Oct-20-06 11:54 AM   #23 
  - Not a single poll in months has come out showing Lamont ahead.  Placebo   Oct-20-06 11:56 AM   #24 
  - Maybe, but they were getting close. What triggered 17 points surge?  The Count   Oct-20-06 12:00 PM   #26 
     - I don't see how it was ever close.  TheWraith   Oct-20-06 02:09 PM   #49 
  - If the vote was to take place on DU, then he wouldn't have a chance  brentspeak   Oct-20-06 03:53 PM   #60 
  - What's sad is this..  SoCalDem   Oct-20-06 12:25 PM   #31 
  - they have a law stating exactly your wishes. they chose not to follow it  anotherdrew   Oct-20-06 05:41 PM   #80 
  - good points n/t  Blue_Tires   Oct-20-06 10:01 PM   #101 
  - This is a set up for a rigged election!!! Watch and see.  goforit   Oct-20-06 12:29 PM   #32 
  - Lieberman  Robbins   Oct-20-06 12:43 PM   #36 
  - He's made a campaign pledge to caucus with Dems.  TheWraith   Oct-20-06 02:11 PM   #50 
     - Since when do you believe anything he says?  mac56   Oct-20-06 04:11 PM   #66 
     - It's a matter of legal precedent.  TheWraith   Oct-20-06 04:51 PM   #75 
     - Since when has Joementum kept his word?  martymar64   Oct-21-06 07:32 AM   #117 
        - Start with Big Pharm, Insurance Companies, and Defense industries.  98geoduck   Oct-21-06 03:57 PM   #130 
           - Of course he'll be loyal to Big Biz!  martymar64   Oct-21-06 04:44 PM   #133 
  - Yeah on those Diebold lever machines!  rinsd   Oct-20-06 12:44 PM   #37 
  - THANK YOU.  Placebo   Oct-20-06 01:16 PM   #43 
  - I hold out hope but geez sometimes the foil is wrapped too tight  rinsd   Oct-20-06 01:40 PM   #45 
  - Get a Clue!!  discerning christian   Oct-20-06 06:11 PM   # 
  - Most definitely! These polls are fixed.  fooj   Oct-20-06 01:10 PM   #41 
  - Provide a poll that doesn't show a Lieberman lead.  TheVirginian   Oct-20-06 02:44 PM   #53 
  - Zogby shows 49-43%...  fooj   Oct-20-06 02:49 PM   #54 
     - Two things:  TheVirginian   Oct-20-06 03:09 PM   #56 
     - You're my hero Virginian, way to present facts, not emotion! n/t  ScreamingWhisper   Oct-20-06 04:00 PM   #63 
     - Joe lost the primary.  fooj   Oct-20-06 08:19 PM   #95 
        - Which proves what, exactly? n/t  yibbehobba   Oct-21-06 01:51 PM   #125 
     - Only ONE poll showed Lieberman losing the Dem. primary.  Alexander   Oct-20-06 04:04 PM   #65 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Oct-20-06 04:18 PM   #68 
     - No, but most polls consistently show a lead of at least 8-10 points  TheVirginian   Oct-20-06 04:30 PM   #71 
     - It took me 5 minutes to find 6 polls that show it within MOE.  Alexander   Oct-20-06 04:48 PM   #74 
        - Look at the most recent polls.  TheVirginian   Oct-20-06 04:55 PM   #77 
           - This poll still doesn't factor in the stream of bad news for Joe.  Alexander   Oct-20-06 05:10 PM   #78 
              - 1/3 of respondents watched the first debate.  rinsd   Oct-20-06 05:52 PM   #82 
                 - What about Debate #2? You still haven't addressed that.  Alexander   Oct-20-06 06:11 PM   #85 
     - Maybe you are right.  greccogirl   Oct-21-06 12:42 AM   #112 
        - Why do some of you keep saying that? HE'S RUN ON MORE THAN THE WAR.  Zhade   Oct-22-06 07:15 PM   #171 
           - I don't feel it is -  greccogirl   Oct-22-06 10:37 PM   #175 
              - Okay, cool, thanks for clarifying.  Zhade   Oct-23-06 04:27 PM   #181 
     - Here's some info...  fooj   Oct-20-06 08:47 PM   #96 
     - You're right, there IS bias - the first line of the article reveals it.  Alexander   Oct-20-06 10:09 PM   #103 
     - I hope you're happy. The traitor gets to stay.  martymar64   Oct-21-06 07:41 AM   #118 
     - I am sure he will provide the proof on election day . . .  toopers   Oct-20-06 03:13 PM   #57 
  - what if this is the first of the gop  ldf   Oct-20-06 09:34 PM   #99 
     - so do you all of the polls are fraudulent  onenote   Oct-23-06 10:08 AM   #177 
  - That's idiotic.  yibbehobba   Oct-21-06 01:48 PM   #124 
  - 881 voters polled ...IS NO POLL!!! This is pathetic this day and age!!!  goforit   Oct-20-06 12:38 PM   #34 
  - You don't know anything about polling.  TheVirginian   Oct-20-06 02:43 PM   #52 
  - If Lieberman wins, he could be our new Zell Miller.  wisteria   Oct-20-06 12:41 PM   #35 
  - He already is  greccogirl   Oct-21-06 12:44 AM   #113 
  - check out the inner polls  bluedog   Oct-20-06 12:51 PM   #39 
  - Well, Liebermworm got himself reelected in the most sleazy way possible  BlueStater   Oct-20-06 01:34 PM   #44 
  - Don't understand why he's sleazy, simply because he chose  ScreamingWhisper   Oct-20-06 03:53 PM   #61 
     - He used the Dem. party's money for his Independent run.  Alexander   Oct-20-06 04:00 PM   #64 
     - "Holds himself to the fire"?  mac56   Oct-20-06 04:12 PM   #67 
     - Maybe you didn't see him defend Bush on the Wall Strreet Journal  against all enemies   Oct-20-06 04:26 PM   #69 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-22-06 10:10 AM   #165 
     - why is it sleazy  darboy   Oct-20-06 07:58 PM   #93 
     - Advocating for lieberman is against DU rules.  Zhade   Oct-20-06 09:36 PM   #100 
     - Puleeze.....how can anyone defend that traitorous douchebag?  whutgives   Oct-20-06 10:23 PM   #104 
     - Because of his choices he is a Republican.  martymar64   Oct-21-06 07:52 AM   #119 
     - First - it's against the rules to support the LOSER of the DEMOCRATIC  TankLV   Oct-21-06 04:26 PM   #131 
  - Remember, only ONE poll showed Lamont winning Dem. primary.  Alexander   Oct-20-06 03:46 PM   #58 
  - Really?  cmkramer   Oct-21-06 11:17 AM   #120 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-20-06 04:54 PM   #76 
  - And what the fuck is that supposed to mean? n/t  yibbehobba   Oct-21-06 07:28 PM   #139 
     - I somehow doubt we'll get an explanation.  Lurking Dem   Oct-22-06 10:12 AM   #166 
  - Not good.  Jack Rabbit   Oct-20-06 05:47 PM   #81 
  - Too much poison...  Inuca   Oct-20-06 05:56 PM   #83 
  - Lieberman supports torture and the repeal of habeas corpus  IndianaGreen   Oct-20-06 06:49 PM   #87 
  - I'll always consider Lieberman a traitor, I can't stand him. n/t  ShortnFiery   Oct-20-06 06:52 PM   #88 
  - Terri Schaivo. Contraception for raped women. Censorship. The list goes on  Alexander   Oct-20-06 07:16 PM   #89 
  - Lamont is the Democrat in the race  bluedog   Oct-20-06 08:11 PM   #94 
  - Yes, voters have to be reminded that Lamont is the Democratic candidate  savemefromdumbya   Oct-21-06 10:51 PM   #148 
     - Lamont will be listed as a Democrat on the ballot:  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-23-06 10:32 AM   #178 
  - I'm conflicted over this race. While Lamont won the primary,  Polesitter   Oct-20-06 09:23 PM   #98 
  - You Got anymore "good" news Robcon?  MODemocrat   Oct-20-06 10:01 PM   #102 
  - Another Repig endorsement.  robcon   Oct-21-06 06:36 AM   #116 
  - Has Lamont bothered to mention . . .  Chomskyite   Oct-21-06 04:32 AM   #114 
  - No, and it happens to be untrue anyway  cmkramer   Oct-21-06 05:27 PM   #135 
  - No.  yibbehobba   Oct-21-06 07:27 PM   #138 
  - who is this 36% of Democrats who back Lieberman?  yurbud   Oct-21-06 12:22 PM   #122 
  - Probably about 2/3 of those who voted for him in the primary  robcon   Oct-21-06 07:52 PM   #141 
     - But far more among conservatives, aka the uninformed.  Zhade   Oct-22-06 07:16 PM   #172 
  - Past time to redirect our efforts elsewhere. nt  Clarkie1   Oct-21-06 08:51 PM   #145 
  - damn it  MATTMAN   Oct-21-06 08:56 PM   #146 
  - Ah ... so the United States is going for Joementum  plasticsundance   Oct-21-06 11:14 PM   #149 
  - great article in The Nation by Bruce Shapiro regarding ...  98geoduck   Oct-22-06 12:58 AM   #150 
  - Joe's money comes from Repubs and Whitehouse allies  upi402   Oct-22-06 02:36 AM   #155 
  - Look in my sigline for who else is funding Jihad Joe.  Zhade   Oct-22-06 07:20 PM   #173 
  - The lead may be exagerrated  fujiyama   Oct-22-06 02:28 AM   #153 
  - LIE: ""Candidate debates this week did not help the two principal chall.."  kohodog   Oct-22-06 09:07 AM   #162 
  - "Both Lamont and Schlesinger questioned the validity of the poll results."  98geoduck   Oct-22-06 04:32 PM   #168 
  - Another poll in CT  robcon   Oct-23-06 09:58 AM   #176 
  - I think everyone can accept 17 points as high  TheVirginian   Oct-23-06 11:13 AM   #179 
  - Lamont IS going to WIN and HERE is WHY....  98geoduck   Oct-23-06 01:56 PM   #180 
 

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