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PurpleChez Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-17-07 06:58 AM
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28. I'm one of them.
Please, Al...remember that God allows U-turns!
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  -Gore rules out presidential bid ariesgem  Oct-17-07 03:34 AM   #0 
  - And all across the world...  krispos42   Oct-17-07 03:41 AM   #1 
  - I'm one of them.  PurpleChez   Oct-17-07 06:58 AM   #28 
     - SAY IT AIN'T SO!!!  lame54   Oct-17-07 08:04 AM   #54 
     - And not to let CNN tell you that you are not running for president  Sufficient Voice   Oct-17-07 09:40 AM   #92 
  - Okay, Senator Edwards.  Mojambo   Oct-17-07 03:45 AM   #2 
  - My thoughts exactly.  usregimechange   Oct-17-07 07:40 AM   #38 
  - What makes Edwards more qualified than the rest?  Truth Hurts A Lot   Oct-17-07 10:24 AM   #102 
  - for one thing, his health care plan actually makes sense  librechik   Oct-17-07 10:50 AM   #108 
  - He is the only 1 of the 4 who had the pres. election stolen from him that is in a position to avenge  zonkers   Oct-17-07 01:47 PM   #114 
  - I don't know if he's more qualified than the rest  Mojambo   Oct-17-07 01:55 PM   # 
  - he's the only one who's talking economic populism  Adenoid_Hynkel   Oct-17-07 04:35 PM   #124 
     - Al, just give us the sherman statement if you're not running  Adenoid_Hynkel   Oct-17-07 04:37 PM   #125 
  - Victory or defeat, there all the way!  knight_of_the_star   Oct-17-07 04:39 PM   #126 
  - Blah blah blah  JTFrog   Oct-17-07 03:47 AM   #3 
  - This isn't a non-statement  still_one   Oct-17-07 04:23 AM   #8 
  - This is not a shermanesque statment as he made  JTFrog   Oct-17-07 04:34 AM   #10 
  - Please Explain the Reference: Who Is Sherman and What Did He Say?  Demeter   Oct-17-07 04:52 AM   #11 
  - "Sherman(esque) statement"  JTFrog   Oct-17-07 04:56 AM   #12 
  - Ah! Thank You So Much! I Had Heard the Statement, Didn't Know Who Said It!  Demeter   Oct-17-07 05:31 AM   #13 
  - A nice way of saying "Not only no, but FUCK no!!!"  MADem   Oct-17-07 08:02 AM   #52 
  - Sherman Pledge not to run  Dr Ron   Oct-17-07 05:40 AM   #15 
  - I will continue to hope as well  hang a left   Oct-17-07 09:02 AM   #80 
  - That's NOT a flat no, is it? I don't have plans to go on the Letterman show next week,  MADem   Oct-17-07 08:00 AM   #47 
  - Good God give it a rest. He ISN'T running for president.  Ninja Jordan   Oct-17-07 07:51 AM   #43 
     - No.  JTFrog   Oct-17-07 08:08 AM   #57 
     - Not until we find a candidate that's better than Gore  derby378   Oct-17-07 08:23 AM   #63 
     - What does that mean?  DaveT   Oct-17-07 09:36 AM   #90 
        - Announce a month and a half before the first primary?  Ninja Jordan   Oct-17-07 10:44 AM   #106 
           - I take it your a fan of the 600 day campaign season.  JTFrog   Oct-17-07 01:50 PM   #115 
  - BBC News is as bad as CNN  Robbien   Oct-17-07 03:49 AM   #4 
  - The cheated candidate  LiberalEsto   Oct-17-07 06:48 AM   #25 
     - they should give him the Presidency back without an election  bambino   Oct-17-07 08:22 AM   #62 
  - Still waiting for a Sherman statement--this isn't it...nt  DemGa   Oct-17-07 03:51 AM   #5 
  - the agony and the ecstasy -- at least that's over.  xchrom   Oct-17-07 04:04 AM   #6 
  - Misleading BBC headline  ahyums   Oct-17-07 04:14 AM   #7 
  - Beaten? LOL...  dubyadubya3   Oct-17-07 04:28 AM   #9 
  - The 'beaten' remark jumped out at me too.  acmavm   Oct-17-07 06:05 AM   #19 
  - Sorry, but I'm not buying this. Disinfo at it's worst. nt  TheGoldenRule   Oct-17-07 05:36 AM   #14 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Oct-17-07 08:02 AM   #51 
  - Misleading. Not definitive.  rosesaylavee   Oct-17-07 05:42 AM   #16 
  - From Reuters  groovedaddy   Oct-17-07 05:52 AM   #17 
  - The title of the BBC article is misleading...? That's my read... (n/t)  IndyOp   Oct-17-07 08:35 AM   #68 
     - Exactly  Sufficient Voice   Oct-17-07 09:38 AM   #91 
  - good. He is making an impact in his enviromental work.  rodeodance   Oct-17-07 05:57 AM   #18 
  - damn!  barbtries   Oct-17-07 06:10 AM   #20 
  - Well, a large number of us hoped for him to join  Stuckinthebush   Oct-17-07 06:24 AM   #21 
  - So we should stop looking dumb begging him to do something he won't do  UGADUer   Oct-17-07 06:27 AM   #22 
  - This is as Shermanesque as it gets.  robcon   Oct-17-07 06:41 AM   #23 
  - I disagree. THIS statement from Al Gore is "Shermanesque":  NYCGirl   Oct-17-07 10:55 AM   #109 
  - Yeah, and in that same transcript he flustered Larry King for not...  joshcryer   Oct-17-07 12:02 PM   #111 
  - What about LBJ? n/t  Stand and Fight   Oct-17-07 04:28 PM   #122 
  - You think the Gore swooners will believe this?  Zandor   Oct-17-07 06:45 AM   #24 
  - I wonder who it is behind the scenes that told Mr. Gore he won't be running next year?  Islander Expat   Oct-17-07 06:52 AM   #26 
  - It seems to me everytime he wants to talk about climate change,  mmonk   Oct-17-07 06:56 AM   #27 
  - Many here and in Europe were accusing him of using "climate change"  eowyn_of_rohan   Oct-17-07 08:04 AM   #53 
  - Seems an unlikely way  dancingAlone   Oct-17-07 07:02 AM   #29 
  - Actually, who can blame him? He'd be nuts to give up his life  Vinca   Oct-17-07 07:02 AM   #30 
  - Yep - Oscar & Nobel prize vs dealing with Iraq, the world hating us.  ehrnst   Oct-17-07 08:00 AM   #48 
  - I agree 100%  Window   Oct-17-07 09:58 AM   #97 
  - No surprise there.  Dulcinea   Oct-17-07 10:58 AM   #110 
  - If the future is in the global markets, if the corporations are going global,  The Backlash Cometh   Oct-17-07 07:07 AM   #31 
  - I do not expect that Gore will enter the race for 2008.  Apollo11   Oct-17-07 07:09 AM   #32 
  - Here is what we know about Al Gore's plans over the coming months ...  Apollo11   Oct-17-07 07:11 AM   #33 
     - So how many of those deadlines have to pass...  nxylas   Oct-17-07 09:14 AM   #83 
  - AP -- The actual headline is "Gore Says Still No Plans to Run"  understandinglife   Oct-17-07 07:15 AM   #34 
  - THANK YOU UL-I WAS TOTALLY DEPRESSED ABOUT THE HEADLINE.  mod mom   Oct-17-07 07:52 AM   #44 
  - You're welcome. That NRK item is the same ol', same old non-statement.  understandinglife   Oct-17-07 07:55 AM   #46 
     - yes..thank you UL..Still No Plans is not a sherman statement!!  flyarm   Oct-17-07 08:14 AM   #60 
        - I'm with you, flyarm.  emmadoggy   Oct-17-07 08:30 AM   #66 
  - Aren't the rules, lock thread if not corrected?  joshcryer   Oct-17-07 02:35 PM   #118 
  - Are YOU happy, Maureen Dowd?????  Joe Bacon   Oct-17-07 07:19 AM   #35 
  - Can we all just Move On?  PDittie   Oct-17-07 07:33 AM   #36 
  - amen  zippy890   Oct-17-07 07:43 AM   #40 
  - And a couple that simply turn your stomach BECAUSE they put the (D)  Horse with no Name   Oct-17-07 08:23 AM   #64 
  - Yes, I can pick someone now  tavalon   Oct-17-07 07:46 AM   #41 
  - "I have no plans" is no different from any other statement he's made in the past.  MADem   Oct-17-07 08:04 AM   #55 
     - C'mon, MADem, that was before Al won the Nobel Peace prize.  Major Hogwash   Oct-17-07 10:37 AM   #103 
        - It gives him added gravitas, and makes it harder for anyone to hit him on  MADem   Oct-17-07 12:04 PM   #112 
  - who is stopping you??..not me...but you will not stop me from wanting the best person for the job  flyarm   Oct-17-07 08:44 AM   #73 
  - Al needs to address us directly then  info being   Oct-17-07 10:14 AM   #99 
  - Too bad, but can you blame him? ..........  marmar   Oct-17-07 07:34 AM   #37 
  - I do believe that he'd accept a draft, however . . .  OneBlueSky   Oct-17-07 07:42 AM   #39 
  - So what does this really mean?  Botany   Oct-17-07 07:49 AM   #42 
  - Misleading headlines do not change reality.  mod mom   Oct-17-07 07:54 AM   #45 
  - It means nothing. He's said the exact same thing before. No "PLANS"  MADem   Oct-17-07 08:07 AM   #56 
  - Can you elaborate?  Andrea   Oct-17-07 08:20 AM   #61 
  - hey Botany..get over here with those thin mints..  flyarm   Oct-17-07 08:24 AM   #65 
  - This should NOT be on DU's front page  TheDoorbellRang   Oct-17-07 08:01 AM   #49 
  - I concur, plus, it's BS. It's the same non-statement he's always made. No PLANS. nt  MADem   Oct-17-07 08:08 AM   #58 
  - Oh crap! eom  PhDmom   Oct-17-07 08:01 AM   #50 
  - This is no different than what he's been saying.  Uncle Joe   Oct-17-07 08:09 AM   #59 
  - OP TITLE WRONG! AP -- The actual headline is "Gore Says Still No Plans to Run"  flyarm   Oct-17-07 08:33 AM   #67 
  - Fly your link doesn't work & the OP title *does* match the BBC article title...  IndyOp   Oct-17-07 08:37 AM   #70 
  - thanks ..link fixed!!! eom  flyarm   Oct-17-07 08:48 AM   #76 
  - What??  kenfrequed   Oct-17-07 10:13 AM   #98 
  - AMEN - This is just Al's standard statement on the question....  Junkdrawer   Oct-17-07 08:38 AM   #71 
     - "The only thing definitive here is the BBC's spin."  redqueen   Oct-17-07 10:16 AM   #100 
  - No quote. No good. I'll believe it when I read/hear a quote from Al. (n/t)  IndyOp   Oct-17-07 08:36 AM   #69 
  - He's only pursuing his passion  fortyfeetunder   Oct-17-07 08:43 AM   #72 
  - Quote: "I don't have PLANS to be a candidate again...". Jeezus, what a ridiculous headline!  Gidney N Cloyd   Oct-17-07 08:45 AM   #74 
  - Edwards then  debbierlus   Oct-17-07 08:47 AM   #75 
  - Great.  Zavulon   Oct-17-07 08:53 AM   #77 
  - I note two things:  Jackpine Radical   Oct-17-07 08:54 AM   #78 
  - hmmmf.  lonestarnot   Oct-17-07 08:56 AM   #79 
  - Gore is a good man and he would have gotten my vote if he had decided to run.  William769   Oct-17-07 09:03 AM   #81 
  - Gore is a good man and he will get my vote if his plans change! n/t  eowyn_of_rohan   Oct-17-07 09:27 AM   #88 
  - Just my 2 cents...  citizen_jane   Oct-17-07 09:04 AM   #82 
  - He's not running... Get over it.  DWilliamsamh   Oct-17-07 09:16 AM   #84 
  - Told ya so (n/t)  Triana   Oct-17-07 09:22 AM   #85 
  - Everyone wants to read something into his words. I think it's pretty clear he won't run.  Seabiscuit   Oct-17-07 09:25 AM   #86 
  - Get this off the front page DU!  Nightjock   Oct-17-07 09:27 AM   #87 
  - It's funny reading the comments and noting who hasn't read  redqueen   Oct-17-07 09:34 AM   #89 
  - So, when do you think he will announce his candidacy?  Deep13   Oct-17-07 09:42 AM   #93 
  - I just got an e-mail from one of our state Draft Gore leaders  SharonRB   Oct-17-07 09:42 AM   #94 
  - Very misleading titled thread also....  Catchawave   Oct-17-07 09:55 AM   #96 
     - Exactly!  SharonRB   Oct-17-07 10:43 AM   #104 
  - disappointed, but not surprised...  va4wilderness   Oct-17-07 09:51 AM   #95 
  - Celebrities who are under  disndat   Oct-17-07 10:20 AM   #101 
  - This is not a new story  JackORoses   Oct-17-07 10:43 AM   #105 
  - The world sighs in dissapointment.  sakabatou   Oct-17-07 10:45 AM   #107 
  - Let the weeping begin.  ryanmuegge   Oct-17-07 12:12 PM   #113 
  - What?!? That's fucking bullshit. Come ON, AL!! RUN!  Xenotime   Oct-17-07 01:55 PM   #116 
  - The title of the O.P. is a lie,  Uncle Joe   Oct-17-07 02:04 PM   #117 
     - Yes, there is nothing different than what he has been saying.  robcon   Oct-17-07 03:05 PM   #120 
  - Too bad, but hardly unexpected.  Vidar   Oct-17-07 02:55 PM   #119 
  - Here's a blog entry I did on these misleading headlines  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-17-07 03:48 PM   #121 
  - Fuck!  Megahurtz   Oct-17-07 04:35 PM   #123 
  - These are the same words he's said all along. "No plans..."  mzmolly   Oct-17-07 07:11 PM   #127 
  - But he wasn't beaten. He won the Presidency. n/t  AllyCat   Oct-17-07 09:42 PM   #128 
  - hopefully he isn't giving up on politics..  flaminbats   Oct-17-07 09:48 PM   #129 
  - WE'VE BEEN HAD! GORE DIDN'T SAY THAT!  AndyTiedye   Oct-17-07 09:57 PM   #130 
  - Gore is The ONLY One Who Can Get His Message Out Without the "News" Media  AndyTiedye   Oct-17-07 10:03 PM   #131 
  - sh-t. say it ain't so. nt  snot   Oct-18-07 12:56 AM   #132 
 

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