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Rhiannon12866 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-05-09 07:01 AM
Response to Reply #17
29. Is that a pic of the candidates?
Which one's the winner? They both look as if they're the loser... :shrug:
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  -Reid To Coleman: It's Over. Concede. DainBramaged  Jan-04-09 09:36 PM   #0 
  - The likely response to Reid  Bluzmann57   Jan-04-09 09:39 PM   #1 
  - sure he is,and in the back room he and rham are planning his legal challenge,scumbags  natrat   Jan-05-09 11:13 AM   #69 
  - What? Is that the sound of testicles descending?  backscatter712   Jan-04-09 09:40 PM   #2 
  - t is STILL scary that so many morans voted for Coleman, scary  DainBramaged   Jan-04-09 09:42 PM   #3 
  - Possibly, but I know people who are very left-leaning who voted for what's-his-name... Broccoli?  HypnoToad   Jan-05-09 04:48 PM   #79 
  - Remember that the GOP threatened the Nuclear option  MindMatter   Jan-04-09 09:53 PM   #6 
  - "that means they only need 59 votes to break a filibuster."  Wabbajack_   Jan-04-09 10:58 PM   #12 
  - Nate Silver said otherwise.  backscatter712   Jan-05-09 12:14 AM   #13 
     - The point is MOOT. You ain't never going to get all the so-called Demos to vote for cloture.  rhett o rick   Jan-05-09 08:49 AM   #58 
     - Does the new President of the senate count? Joe Biden! n/t  sce56   Jan-05-09 06:47 PM   #80 
  - With Harry's record it's just empty rhetoric. nm  rhett o rick   Jan-05-09 08:46 AM   #57 
  - There's always the nuclear option  MajorChode   Jan-04-09 09:45 PM   #4 
  - I like the nuclear option in this case.  backscatter712   Jan-04-09 09:51 PM   #5 
  - I see it this way  MajorChode   Jan-04-09 10:02 PM   #8 
  - If Reid had any balls and spine, he'd invoke the nuclear option immediately  HawkeyeX   Jan-04-09 10:02 PM   #9 
     - Let's not throw out the baby with the bathwater  MajorChode   Jan-04-09 10:22 PM   #11 
        - What do we have to lose if we invoke the "nuclear option". And don't tell me you don't  rhett o rick   Jan-05-09 08:50 AM   #59 
           - It would be nice if the repiglican party ceased to exist.  Acadia Blue   Jan-05-09 04:31 PM   #76 
           - Because I believe in the power of the filibuster  MajorChode   Jan-05-09 09:11 PM   #82 
  - Exactly, I was typing the same thing before I saw your response.  MindMatter   Jan-04-09 09:55 PM   #7 
  - That agreement really only applied to Presidential appointments  MajorChode   Jan-04-09 10:07 PM   #10 
     - Disagree. You are thinking of the compromise agreement. By simple majority the Senate  rhett o rick   Jan-05-09 08:54 AM   #60 
        - I'm thinking about the compromise agreement...  MajorChode   Jan-05-09 09:21 PM   #83 
  - "It's not up to the US Senate to decide." I don't think that's true. I think Congress  Peace Patriot   Jan-05-09 10:53 AM   #66 
  - Let them spend their political capital on Franken  NBachers   Jan-05-09 01:02 AM   #14 
  - Reid To Coleman: It's Over. Concede.  kpete   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #15 
  - So....will Colman be a hypocrite?  sellitman   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #16 
  - "Hi Norm? It's Harry. Pack up..."  Dennis Donovan   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #17 
  - Is that a pic of the candidates?  Rhiannon12866   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #29 
  - That's Franken & Davis (Franken's on the right...)  Dennis Donovan   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #31 
     - Got it! Should have recognized him.  Rhiannon12866   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #32 
     - That wasn't cool of Donovan. They are the Kiwi comedy duo: Flight of the Conchords  w4rma   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #40 
        - I know Rhiannon knows who they are...  Dennis Donovan   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #50 
        - lol!  w4rma   Jan-05-09 09:18 AM   #64 
        - Thanks! :-) I do know who they are, but I was joking with the newbie... ;)  Rhiannon12866   Jan-05-09 08:57 PM   #81 
     - Al Franken's better looking now than he was back then  silverojo   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #52 
        - That's actually "Flight of the Conchords," a folk/comedy duo...  Dennis Donovan   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #53 
           - Ha! He looks like a young Eddie Van Halen in  mountainvue   Jan-05-09 11:16 AM   #70 
           - Al looks like a caveman... :o  Rhiannon12866   Jan-06-09 02:04 AM   #84 
  - Band meeting. Bret? Jemaine?  grace0418   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #37 
  - ...Todd? Present. Wait... who's Todd?  Dennis Donovan   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #51 
     - I'm the mutha-flippin'...  grace0418   Jan-05-09 08:34 AM   #56 
  - i like your avatar  pfitz59   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #46 
  - Coleman to Reid: Waah! Waah! n/t  Believing_Is_Art   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #18 
  - Harry, why don't you offer to drive the Ryder truck back to Minnesota for him  Sebastian Doyle   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #19 
  - What is with these republicans ?  rwheeler31   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #20 
  - Senator Al Franken, anybody has a Billo-CAM?  nadinbrzezinski   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #21 
  - Prepare to fast forward!  sce56   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #26 
     - Looks like marinara  nadinbrzezinski   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #28 
        - Oh great compare it to food urp uhh I just had Urp stuffed shells and marinera sauce Ralpffffff  sce56   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #42 
  - How many votes are required to change the rules to require a real fillibuster?  NutmegYankee   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #22 
  - 51, if Reid had the balls to invoke the nuclear option  HawkeyeX   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #23 
  - Don't eliminate it.  NutmegYankee   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #27 
     - Why not eliminate it? Afraid to piss off the repubs?? nm  rhett o rick   Jan-05-09 08:58 AM   #61 
        - No, We can find ourselves on the other side again.  NutmegYankee   Jan-05-09 12:14 PM   #71 
           - Are you saying that we should be nice to the republicans so that they will do the same for us  rhett o rick   Jan-05-09 12:30 PM   #72 
              - If you eliminate it, and we fall back to the minority, then what do we have?  NutmegYankee   Jan-05-09 12:39 PM   #74 
                 - And I am saying that even if we don't eliminate it, that is no guarantee that they won't.  rhett o rick   Jan-05-09 01:13 PM   #75 
  - A simple majority can change the fillibuster or eliminate it entirely (the "nuclear option.")  PSPS   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #24 
  - Oh, none. It's just become accepted practice to accept the threat of a filibuster.  billyoc   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #49 
     - Exactly  MajorChode   Jan-05-09 07:07 AM   #54 
  - If COleman persists, Reid may be forced to send him a sternly written letter  bluestateguy   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #25 
  - Damn, I hope it doesn't have to come to that. What a shame.  rhett o rick   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #35 
  - Is anybody surprised?! Come on, remember which party you're dealing with...  Rhiannon12866   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #30 
  - I can see an op-ed toon of Coleman dressed as a crying baby  sakabatou   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #33 
  - Those teeth in a baby would be scary!  MiniMe   Jan-05-09 09:04 AM   #63 
  - Good for Reid. The rethugs will look really stupid if they fight this.  babylonsister   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #34 
  - Plez Harry plez, force the asshats to actually filibuster. Make them stand there making fools of  rhett o rick   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #36 
  - Yes, let's find out how united the Republicans are  gratuitous   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #38 
  - Yeah REAL FILIBUSTER. Make 'em read the phone book on C-SPAN.  demodonkey   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #39 
  - No, no, no.....they don't play by even THEIR own rules.  Hulk   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #41 
  - Several percent were purists who voted for the MORE progressive candidate,  pnwmom   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #44 
  - I'm starting to get the impression that Republicans aren't very nice people.  DUlover2909   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #45 
  - In the case of a Republican filibuster  DFW   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #43 
  - Well, as soon as the new congress is seated Coleman is no longer senator...  Thor_MN   Jan-05-09 07:30 AM   #55 
  - Like Coleman would listen to Reid? Of course Coleman should concede  saracat   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #47 
  - Oh, so now everybody loves him. n/t  LoZoccolo   Jan-05-09 07:01 AM   #48 
  - Why doesn't Reid force a real filibuster?  peaches2003   Jan-05-09 09:03 AM   #62 
  - I guess Reid grows some occasionally.  alyce douglas   Jan-05-09 10:16 AM   #65 
  - his whole wimp act is bs...he is just a crook like most of them  natrat   Jan-05-09 11:06 AM   #67 
  - Sad to think that there are those that think this qualifies as getting tough. This was rhetoric,  rhett o rick   Jan-05-09 12:34 PM   #73 
  - Kudos to Al Franken for taking this to the mat!  Peace Patriot   Jan-05-09 11:08 AM   #68 
  - What about the NUCLEAR OPTION?  Endangered Specie   Jan-05-09 04:38 PM   #77 
  - Nice to read Reid saying that.  HypnoToad   Jan-05-09 04:45 PM   #78 

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