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chicagoexpat Donating Member (843 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-21-08 09:38 AM
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14. Funny, I know exactly how many houses I own.
8. Funny, I know exactly how many houses I own.

"Zero. I live in one, and I pay for it a little bit every month, but it's still very much owned by the bank."

BUT how many homes does your wife/husband/significant other/sugar mama own?

& they keep piling on the story w/ updates from possible Obama VP candidates:

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  -McCain unsure how many houses he owns sabra  Aug-21-08 09:08 AM   #0 
  - Oh god. This has GOT to be in Obama's next campaign ad. K&R big time!  denverbill   Aug-21-08 09:09 AM   #1 
  - Agree--- a totally perfect KILLER ad. No need for elaboration, there.  chill_wind   Aug-21-08 09:11 AM   #2 
  - First, facts.  igil   Aug-21-08 11:20 AM   #33 
     - I wonder how many of the "other properties" involve land speculation. Where are they, anyone know?  wordpix   Aug-21-08 01:49 PM   #68 
     - The point isn't so much how many he has  tbyg52   Aug-21-08 06:32 PM   #121 
     - Apparently they belong to Cindy and her trusts.  JeanGrey   Aug-21-08 06:48 PM   #123 
  - Along with the classic McCain-Bush hug  wordpix   Aug-21-08 01:48 PM   #66 
  - While doing nothing to help you keep your home, Senator McCain has so many  JerseygirlCT   Aug-21-08 03:01 PM   #91 
     - Thousands of middle-class Americans  Alcibiades   Aug-21-08 06:00 PM   #113 
        - Like it! nt  JerseygirlCT   Aug-21-08 06:55 PM   #125 
  - If this doesn't make it into something hurled at McCain by Obama's campaign  bunkerbuster1   Aug-21-08 09:12 AM   #3 
  - We have already had one president who couldn't remember yesterday  liberal N proud   Aug-21-08 09:15 AM   #4 
  - In my Father's House there are many mansions.  Turbineguy   Aug-21-08 09:16 AM   #5 
  - ROFL!! Well played!!  cliffordu   Aug-21-08 10:30 AM   #19 
  - Can he count them on one hand--or does he need two?  mnhtnbb   Aug-21-08 09:22 AM   #6 
  - He doesn't need to count them. He's got 'staff' who will count them for him.  denverbill   Aug-21-08 11:51 AM   #45 
     - and his 'staff' will engage in deceit for him,  mcg   Aug-21-08 05:42 PM   #112 
        - a web page saying 10 properties ...  mcg   Aug-21-08 06:26 PM   #119 
  - wow ! and this man could have his finger on the button ?  Swagman   Aug-21-08 09:23 AM   #7 
  - Does he know how many fingers he has?  LiberalEsto   Aug-21-08 09:38 AM   #13 
  - Funny, I know exactly how many houses I own.  chicagoexpat   Aug-21-08 09:38 AM   #14 
  - Welcome to DU!  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:08 AM   #146 
  - His staff with have their fingers on the button. He'll have his fingers on his staff. n/t  denverbill   Aug-21-08 01:21 PM   #63 
  - Funny, I know exactly how many houses I own.  FatDave   Aug-21-08 09:24 AM   #8 
  - We need some Drudge-like aerial photos of the middle-class candiate's  Feles Mala   Aug-21-08 09:25 AM   #9 
  - Great Idea!  Alcibiades   Aug-21-08 06:03 PM   #114 
  - To quote Joe Walsh....  HopeHoops   Aug-21-08 09:29 AM   #10 
  - LOVE that song! Welcome to DU!  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:10 AM   #147 
  - Follow the link and read the comments if you have a strong stomach.  FatDave   Aug-21-08 09:32 AM   #11 
  - "I'll have my staff get to you" -- precisely the problem with McSame  Winebrat   Aug-21-08 09:35 AM   #12 
  - no, it means he doesn't want to give the answer. McCondo knows perfectly well how many houses he  wordpix   Aug-21-08 01:51 PM   #70 
     - Good point  Winebrat   Aug-21-08 03:17 PM   #97 
     - Any way you look at this, it's a loser for mcsame.  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:11 AM   #148 
  - "at least four" - which means there are more than four  UpInArms   Aug-21-08 09:39 AM   #15 
  - and Cindy keeps forgetting that she has half-sisters  Mabus   Aug-21-08 09:39 AM   #16 
  - TAKE OFF THE GLOVES OBAMA.... hillary taught you well... smack that SOB John THE BUSH REPUBLICAN McC  happygoluckytoyou   Aug-21-08 09:45 AM   #17 
  - my sentiments exactly. Don't keep taking the punches lying down  wordpix   Aug-21-08 01:52 PM   #71 
  - Obviously this gigolo is well kept by his Cindy. She handles the  jwirr   Aug-21-08 10:02 AM   #18 
  - Fuck you, McCain. Just FUCK YOU.  The Backlash Cometh   Aug-21-08 10:33 AM   #20 
  - Per Huffpo, Progressive Accountability says at least 10 homes.  No Elephants   Aug-21-08 10:33 AM   #21 
  - this couple has one of the planet's largest carbon footprints  wordpix   Aug-21-08 01:56 PM   #73 
  - Why do you need two beachfront condos in the same town?  MikeNearMcChord   Aug-21-08 07:25 PM   #127 
  - Welcome to DU!  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:15 AM   #149 
  - How would he know how many houses? Don't you realize he was a POW, for Pete's sake?  No Elephants   Aug-22-08 06:30 AM   #171 
  - KAINE ATTACKS McCAIN on # of HOUSES GREAT! - link to vid  ksimons   Aug-21-08 10:49 AM   #22 
  - welcome to DU  niyad   Aug-21-08 12:24 PM   #54 
  - Go, Kaine!  wordpix   Aug-21-08 01:56 PM   #74 
  - And Welcome to DU, to you, too!  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:17 AM   #150 
  - The only people who CAN run for President are wealthy people.  NinetySix   Aug-21-08 11:01 AM   #23 
  - maybe the small fact that he apparantly can't count?  uncle ray   Aug-21-08 11:46 AM   #42 
  - Maybe; but I don't think he's dim or going senile.  NinetySix   Aug-21-08 12:56 PM   #61 
  - so if you don't know  ElZorro   Aug-21-08 05:02 PM   #108 
     - We are talking houses here, not underwear. And I do know how many TV's  Feeney2   Aug-21-08 05:12 PM   #110 
     - Do you spend 200K on your underpants?  Alcibiades   Aug-21-08 06:08 PM   #116 
     - Welcome to DU!  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:19 AM   #151 
  - at one time, Obama was a community organizer--not exactly the way wealth---he did not have to mar-  wordpix   Aug-21-08 01:59 PM   #75 
  - You couldn't make up ad material this good! n/t  Toonces27   Aug-21-08 11:02 AM   #24 
  - They need to run an ad showing all of McCain's COMPLETELY schizophrenic flip-flops  ryanmuegge   Aug-21-08 11:04 AM   #25 
  - Digg link to Obama's latest ad .... ouch!!!  understandinglife   Aug-21-08 11:09 AM   #26 
  - sweet  YDogg   Aug-21-08 11:18 AM   #32 
  - Great ad - this needs to run NATIONWIDE, not just select states.  williesgirl   Aug-21-08 01:36 PM   #64 
  - I like it! A bit slow paced with the sappy music, though-I'd liven it up  wordpix   Aug-21-08 02:01 PM   #76 
  - Are we counting the ones lobbyists maintain for him?  MindMatter   Aug-21-08 11:10 AM   #27 
  - OBAMA just Pwned him on this!  Journalgrrl   Aug-21-08 11:11 AM   #28 
  - here's the ad  radfringe   Aug-21-08 11:14 AM   #29 
  - And work in a US map with all the locations  NBachers   Aug-21-08 10:45 PM   #135 
  - But, yeah, I guess the Republicans are right,  chicagoexpat   Aug-21-08 11:16 AM   #30 
  - Couldn't have put it better! Welcome to DU!  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:23 AM   #152 
  - Cut the guy some slack. Who here hasn't misplaced one of their homes at some point in time?  NickB79   Aug-21-08 11:18 AM   #31 
  - But *Obama* is the elitist, and mccain is "just like us".  mwb970   Aug-21-08 11:21 AM   #34 
  - We must refer to this as "McCain's Housing Crisis"  progressivebydesign   Aug-21-08 11:22 AM   #35 
  - Brilliant!  Dollface   Aug-21-08 11:37 AM   #40 
  - Agree. Brilliant and the campaign should use it!  kiranon   Aug-21-08 12:55 PM   #60 
  - Thanks!!! I'd love to see McCain's Housing Crisis exposed that way.  progressivebydesign   Aug-21-08 02:03 PM   #78 
  - Welcome to DU!  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:29 AM   #153 
  - quick cuts of whole blocks crumbling with boarded windows---just travel Amtrak NY to DC  wordpix   Aug-21-08 02:03 PM   #77 
  - I Love It!  NBachers   Aug-21-08 10:47 PM   #136 
  - Holy crap.  CBHagman   Aug-21-08 11:25 AM   #36 
  - So the fuck what? I don't know how many houses I own.  onehandle   Aug-21-08 11:28 AM   #37 
  - Grey Poupon? Bah, that's for the common folk. nt  mcg   Aug-22-08 12:41 AM   #142 
  - Only elitists know how many houses they own.  valerief   Aug-21-08 11:33 AM   #38 
  - OBAMA hits McCain with NEW HOUSE ad... watch it on youtube  radfringe   Aug-21-08 11:37 AM   #39 
  - Excellent ad!  rox63   Aug-21-08 11:50 AM   #43 
  - Obama campaign say 7 houses but it appears he owns more than that. At least 10.  LiberalFighter   Aug-21-08 11:53 AM   #46 
  - There we go. That's it. nt  JerseygirlCT   Aug-21-08 03:03 PM   #92 
  - Another angle to this that is important, besides the "McCain is infinitely  harun   Aug-21-08 11:39 AM   #41 
  - Here is a video link  LiberalFighter   Aug-21-08 11:50 AM   #44 
  - I don't know how many homes I own either - they might be taking this one  SmartPat   Aug-21-08 11:53 AM   #47 
  - Of course he has no idea how much trouble many hard-working Americans are in.  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:35 AM   #154 
  - This is one of the 10 the McCains own  Botany   Aug-21-08 11:54 AM   #48 
  - Bah  LatteLibertine   Aug-21-08 12:42 PM   #57 
  - Welcome to DU! That's because they've been sold a bill of goods about how,  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:38 AM   #155 
  - THAT little hacienda? I'm sure he's got better  wordpix   Aug-21-08 02:04 PM   #79 
  - And the cleaning people, groundskeepers, maintenance  NBachers   Aug-21-08 11:07 PM   #139 
  - i know how many I lost due to this economy  RareAvis   Aug-21-08 11:58 AM   #49 
  - That's why this is such a great campaign issue! Welcome to DU!  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:43 AM   #157 
  - 'Let them eat cake......"  Lost River Ledger   Aug-21-08 12:01 PM   #50 
  - Indeed! All Marie Antoinette references MOST appropriate here! And Welcome to DU!  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:44 AM   #158 
  - John McCain paid $700,000 cash for a loft...  Kristi1696   Aug-21-08 12:02 PM   #51 
  - nice of him  wordpix   Aug-21-08 02:05 PM   #80 
  - That will play well with all the people who have zero homes now.  PelosiFan   Aug-21-08 12:03 PM   #52 
  - And this is another reason why McCain doesn't need another tax cut for the wealthy.  w4rma   Aug-21-08 12:04 PM   #53 
  - this is priceless--the man is so clueless, he has to have his STAFF tell him how many  niyad   Aug-21-08 12:25 PM   #55 
  - Why does the guy remind me of Mr. Burns on the Simpsons???  progressivebydesign   Aug-21-08 02:05 PM   #81 
  - McCain property  dazzlerazzle   Aug-21-08 12:37 PM   #56 
  - HE IS SO OLD AND STUPID , HOW IN THE WORLD CAN HE MANAGE THIS COUNTRY ?????????  hasssan1   Aug-21-08 12:43 PM   #58 
  - He can't manage the country. That's the point. The crowd behind Bush  mnhtnbb   Aug-21-08 01:36 PM   #65 
  - That seems to be their specialty. Front-men. n/t  progressivebydesign   Aug-21-08 02:06 PM   #82 
  - That's exactly the point. That's exactly the point we should be driving home  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:46 AM   #159 
  - wow...i wish i had that problem.  michele77   Aug-21-08 12:46 PM   #59 
  - And this just in...  Javaman   Aug-21-08 01:05 PM   #62 
  - Hopefully someday this will happen.....  JCE   Aug-21-08 01:48 PM   #67 
  - That's the kind of subtle under-the-radar message the bad guys are trying to communicate.  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:48 AM   #160 
  - The fact that bush had a lot of money didn't stop him at all. Does  The_Casual_Observer   Aug-21-08 01:51 PM   #69 
  - at least this time, THIS is an issue the sheeple can understand  wordpix   Aug-21-08 02:11 PM   #84 
  - Are they personal playgrounds of his or like investment type properties?  Zevon fan   Aug-21-08 01:53 PM   #72 
  - I'm wondering if he's got any land speculation properties. If so, it would be interesting to see  wordpix   Aug-21-08 02:13 PM   #85 
  - Welcome to DU!  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:52 AM   #161 
  - McCain will not suffer with republican voters for this because:  DFW   Aug-21-08 02:09 PM   #83 
  - GREAT point!  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:53 AM   #162 
  - whos the elitist???????????????  LSK   Aug-21-08 02:14 PM   #86 
  - He should ask Cindy-since she has been footing his bills  katty   Aug-21-08 02:19 PM   #87 
  - That's my guess as well.  Life Long Dem   Aug-21-08 02:26 PM   #88 
  - This is so wrong on so many levels.  D23MIURG23   Aug-21-08 02:30 PM   #89 
  - How many fingers and toes did he lose in Nam?  undeterred   Aug-21-08 02:44 PM   #90 
  - can't remember which lawn  GTRMAN   Aug-21-08 03:05 PM   #93 
  - Okay. that was hilarious!!!! n/t  progressivebydesign   Aug-21-08 03:25 PM   #100 
     - thanks  GTRMAN   Aug-21-08 03:40 PM   #101 
  - Yeah its funny, now people in the McCain campaign are squealing like pigs  cstanleytech   Aug-21-08 03:07 PM   #94 
  - Alzheimer's Ken and Barbie....  Baby Snooks   Aug-21-08 03:10 PM   #95 
  - McCain is nothing but a corrupt, lying POS. He's transparent and pathetic.  Zorra   Aug-21-08 03:12 PM   #96 
  - Moderators, Please, Please  9119495   Aug-21-08 03:20 PM   #98 
  - Mind over Money  AlbertCat   Aug-21-08 03:24 PM   #99 
  - I wish I had that kind of amne$ia n/t.  BayjanDem   Aug-21-08 04:10 PM   #102 
  - No kidding.  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:56 AM   #163 
  - Yo, Honest John, How about a home address in Texas so as to evade state income taxes.  Preening Fop   Aug-21-08 04:23 PM   #103 
  - Don't put ideas in his head...  Baby Snooks   Aug-21-08 04:35 PM   #104 
  - Or maybe the Grand Caymans? Welcome to DU!  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:57 AM   #164 
  - Is being rich a crime?  ElZorro   Aug-21-08 04:48 PM   #105 
  - Who needs a hug?  gatorboy   Aug-21-08 04:52 PM   #106 
  - Awww... Can I keep him mods? Can I? Can I? I promise to walk him and clean up after him!  BlooInBloo   Aug-21-08 04:55 PM   #107 
  - It's teh HYPOCRISY!  djcrestone   Aug-21-08 05:03 PM   #109 
  - It's good to see outfits like the NBC Nightly News lead with it, too.  calimary   Aug-22-08 04:57 AM   #165 
  - That's odd. In 2004, I recall the GOP calling Kerry an elitist who owned 5 homes.  denverbill   Aug-21-08 05:30 PM   #111 
  - Let me guess  stanwyck   Aug-21-08 09:47 PM   #132 
  - So you think everyone who is not rich is a bum???  mcg   Aug-22-08 12:30 AM   #141 
  - Your username must be sarcastic, ElZorro the redistributor of wealth! screw you FREEPER nt  conspirator   Aug-22-08 04:39 AM   #156 
  - Oh come on, give him a break  Chovexani   Aug-21-08 06:05 PM   #115 
  - Make it so. ASAP!!!  geckosfeet   Aug-21-08 06:11 PM   #117 
  - Fox report of white powder mailed to Mcancient -Rove  savistocate   Aug-21-08 06:17 PM   #118 
  - Mr. McMoneybags  YDogg   Aug-21-08 06:29 PM   #120 
  - Is there an address where I can write to John McCain?  ravencalling   Aug-21-08 06:37 PM   #122 
  - Now that's funny:)  llmart   Aug-21-08 06:53 PM   #124 
  - hi...  kevin0045   Aug-21-08 07:19 PM   #126 
     - Welcome to DU!  calimary   Aug-22-08 05:01 AM   #167 
  - Welcome to DU! Maybe one of the San Diego ones? Like the one in Coronado?  calimary   Aug-22-08 05:01 AM   #166 
  - So many he can't count  Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin   Aug-21-08 07:57 PM   #128 
  - It's 3 am. The phone rings:  Alcibiades   Aug-21-08 09:12 PM   #129 
  - Yes indeedy! "At least Obama doesn't have to ask his staff how many houses he owns."  calimary   Aug-22-08 05:03 AM   #168 
  - Jingle those keys  Canuckistanian   Aug-21-08 09:12 PM   #130 
  - The only house he cares about now is #8, The White House  kitty1   Aug-21-08 09:28 PM   #131 
  - Hell, all he had to say was......  DFW   Aug-21-08 09:59 PM   #133 
  - He was not pre-Rove approved to respond to that question  WIllo   Aug-21-08 10:04 PM   #134 
  - Oh, you people are being so mean to this poor POW.  howmad1   Aug-21-08 10:49 PM   #137 
  - Campaign slogan: "McCain.He Was Tortured,Dammit!"  Algorem   Aug-22-08 02:48 AM   #145 
  - Counting houses.  JEB   Aug-21-08 10:50 PM   #138 
  - McRichy Rich! That's a good one! Welcome to DU, JEB!  calimary   Aug-22-08 05:04 AM   #170 
  - OK, I don't know how many socks, or pairs of underwear, or spoons or records/cds I own,  TankLV   Aug-21-08 11:10 PM   #140 
  - It must be nice to have one. Instead of living in itty bitty one room  Progs Rock   Aug-22-08 02:00 AM   #143 
  - Hey,that's how us top 1%'s roll,Jack.  Algorem   Aug-22-08 02:38 AM   #144 
  - flash from the recent past  radfringe   Aug-22-08 05:04 AM   #169 
  - Thank you for this post - this isn't what the media is talking about  JonLP24   Aug-24-08 06:06 PM   #176 
  - It's been 24 hours. Has his staff been able to tally them all up yet? Or at least give an estimate  denverbill   Aug-22-08 11:06 AM   #172 
     - If they can't give us an estimate now, how about a timetable for when we can expect one?  denverbill   Aug-22-08 11:19 AM   #173 
        - Has his staff been able to complete their tally yet? Are they still counting? n/t  denverbill   Aug-24-08 07:52 AM   #174 
           - It is pretty incredible that he doesn't know how many he owns. That  libertad   Aug-24-08 05:33 PM   #175 

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