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Zorra Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-11-07 12:18 PM
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43. It's already hard enough keeping the weasels out of the henhouse.
Why just let one in to kill all the chickens? Makes no sense.

Never trust a republican. When the chips are down, they'll stick a knife in your back every time.
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  -Edwards promises to name Republicans to his Cabinet RiverStone  Dec-04-07 01:39 PM   #0 
  - It's funny, I don't hear Repubs talking about all the Democrats they're  wienerdoggie   Dec-04-07 01:41 PM   #1 
  - Because the Democratic Party leadership pushes this meme  Robbien   Dec-04-07 01:46 PM   #2 
  - Most people in the real world want to see the parties work together  Mike Daniels   Dec-04-07 02:17 PM   #12 
     - At this point according to polls most DO want them to work together, after  reprobate   Dec-04-07 03:01 PM   #15 
  - Because Democrats are honest when they say they will do what is best for the country. nt  Snotcicles   Dec-04-07 01:48 PM   #3 
  - Not surprising for John Edwards; another reason which shows who he is  EV_Ares   Dec-17-07 10:15 AM   #53 
  - Name One Republican With These Qualities. I Dare You!  Demeter   Dec-04-07 01:49 PM   #4 
  - Lincoln Chafee; William Cohen.  JohnLocke   Dec-04-07 10:00 PM   #31 
  - Lincoln Chafee is no longer a Republican.  AllieB   Dec-19-07 06:18 PM   #67 
  - HRC  crikkett   Dec-13-07 07:56 AM   #50 
  - I hate when candidates do this.  pennylane100   Dec-04-07 01:51 PM   #5 
  - Lincoln Chaffe has some okay ideas...for a repub...  truebrit71   Dec-04-07 03:18 PM   #17 
     - Lincoln Chafee isn't a repuke anymore. He quit the party  cali   Dec-04-07 07:50 PM   #29 
  - Why, Why , Why  katmondoo   Dec-04-07 01:59 PM   #6 
  - There are many dems that are working with the repugs right now...  movonne   Dec-04-07 03:48 PM   #18 
  - "I'm going to put people that are always wrong on my cabinet"  krispos42   Dec-04-07 02:01 PM   #7 
  - Lakoff makes a point that it is folly to try to coopt RW issues and campaign on them.  TheBorealAvenger   Dec-04-07 02:12 PM   #9 
  - In reality  PATRICK   Dec-04-07 02:09 PM   #8 
  - republican and independent-minded...  russian33   Dec-04-07 02:12 PM   #10 
  - I tend to think this is a mistake  Mythsaje   Dec-04-07 02:13 PM   #11 
  - please explain how moderate democrats are like republicans  dwickham   Dec-05-07 12:32 AM   #37 
     - The war-hawks, the corporatists, and the "law and order" types?  Mythsaje   Dec-05-07 03:11 AM   #38 
  - And to think, I was leaning towards Edwards after the Kucinich/Paul fiasco  KamaAina   Dec-04-07 02:27 PM   #13 
  - I don't think we want the dems to have all the power... all power corrupts..  movonne   Dec-04-07 03:52 PM   #22 
  - Republicans come in different flavors  dragonlady   Dec-04-07 02:40 PM   #14 
  - baloney. The repuke party no longer contains moderates  cali   Dec-05-07 06:14 AM   #41 
  - Stupid. Just stupid, and unnecessary. The repigs would just sabotage him. nt  thereismore   Dec-04-07 03:15 PM   #16 
  - Depends  Oak2004   Dec-04-07 03:55 PM   #23 
  - not at all.  PittPoliSci   Dec-17-07 02:17 PM   #58 
  - I don't agree with this at all, but I'm still with edwards in spite of it.  robinlynne   Dec-04-07 03:49 PM   #19 
  - You know that the dems can also be very bad when they have all  movonne   Dec-04-07 03:51 PM   #21 
  - There are no good republicans. Any good ones have left the party.  robinlynne   Dec-04-07 03:49 PM   #20 
  - No Bushies, John. For the love of God NO BUSHIES!  tom_paine   Dec-04-07 03:58 PM   #24 
  - There are no real Republicans anymore.  ryanmuegge   Dec-04-07 04:05 PM   #25 
  - Why promise this?  fujiyama   Dec-04-07 06:37 PM   #26 
  - "Republicans" aren't ALL bad...  Catchawave   Dec-04-07 07:28 PM   #27 
  - No republicans! Not a single one. eom.  Hotler   Dec-04-07 07:31 PM   #28 
  - GODDAMN  leftist_not_liberal   Dec-04-07 09:29 PM   #30 
  - Well, there went my vote for Edwards  Kelvin Mace   Dec-04-07 10:34 PM   #32 
  - I liked Edwards. This causes me to reconsider.  lpbk2713   Dec-04-07 10:51 PM   #33 
  - scratch even the most "decent" one hard enough  Skittles   Dec-18-07 12:48 AM   #62 
  - Republicans wouldn't be so long as they aren't rethuglicans.  GoddessOfGuinness   Dec-04-07 11:18 PM   #34 
  - Damned if that ain't a kick in the sack. n/t  ToeBot   Dec-04-07 11:27 PM   #35 
  - They don't get it still- these aren't your daddy's republicans  JCMach1   Dec-04-07 11:37 PM   #36 
  - will this guy say anything to get elected?  whirlygigspin   Dec-05-07 04:42 AM   #39 
  - I'm sure he's not referring to anyone in the current Washington crop of "Republicans"  Buns_of_Fire   Dec-05-07 05:39 AM   #40 
  - will he have corporatists in his Cabinet?  cosmicdot   Dec-11-07 12:10 PM   #42 
  - It's already hard enough keeping the weasels out of the henhouse.  Zorra   Dec-11-07 12:18 PM   #43 
  - He's looking for those independent votes  insane_cratic_gal   Dec-11-07 12:19 PM   #44 
  - I'd like to see this guy in SOMEONE'S cabinet:  PassingFair   Dec-11-07 12:28 PM   #45 
  - we don't need no stinking Republicans  boricua79   Dec-11-07 12:39 PM   #46 
  - That's something we need like a hole in the head.  trogdor   Dec-11-07 12:56 PM   #47 
  - What's he thinking?  maximusveritas   Dec-11-07 08:50 PM   #48 
  - What, he doesn't have any Democrats he trusts to call him on mistakes?  seawolf   Dec-12-07 03:58 AM   #49 
  - I wouldn't rule it out categorically, but I wouldn't commit to it as principle  Strawman   Dec-13-07 02:05 PM   #51 
  - This could be an interesting road to betrayal . . .  defendandprotect   Dec-13-07 02:26 PM   #52 
  - Tuesday Dec 4? Does this still count as LBN?  redqueen   Dec-17-07 10:21 AM   #54 
  - I'd rather see them put in jail John.  Sentinel Chicken   Dec-17-07 11:27 AM   #55 
  - maybe chuck hagel or Paul Craig Roberts  yurbud   Dec-17-07 12:31 PM   #56 
  - sheesh, he WAS my 3rd choice, after DK and Biden  ima_sinnic   Dec-17-07 12:43 PM   #57 
  - We were okay with him dissing same-sex marriage...  Orsino   Dec-17-07 06:46 PM   #59 
  - Any sane self respecting republican already quit the party  fujiyama   Dec-17-07 07:15 PM   #60 
  - JFK, for one, did. Secretary of the Treasury C. Douglas Dillon .  FreeStateDemocrat   Dec-17-07 07:33 PM   #61 
  - And Clinton appointed Cohen as Secretrary of Defence  Freddie Stubbs   Dec-18-07 08:28 AM   #64 
  - Another one bites the dust  magellan   Dec-18-07 01:03 AM   #63 
  - It is a better idea that Ron Paul as vice president  stuartrida   Dec-18-07 08:41 AM   #65 
  - If Gore did not want the job, he could choose Schwarzenegger  JDPriestly   Dec-19-07 06:10 PM   #66 

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