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AlbertCat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-28-09 01:57 PM
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33. "Wellstone Effect"
What's that?

Do they mean more Dem Senators will be elected in spite of huge amounts of cash and time being wasted on their part? Y'know...like the "Frankin Effect"?
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  -Conservatives Warn of "Wellstone Effect" For Kennedy FVZA_Colonel  Aug-28-09 12:18 PM   #0 
  - Nobody could possibly have predicted this talking point  Warren Stupidity   Aug-28-09 12:24 PM   #1 
  - Just say "Teddy wanted it that way"  Vincardog   Aug-28-09 12:24 PM   #2 
  - They're still summoning Raygun's ghost...  Dappleganger   Aug-28-09 12:26 PM   #3 
  - No shit, and the week long specticle of Raygun's funerial procession... I'm want to vomit over that.  apnu   Aug-28-09 12:29 PM   #5 
  - Hmm  kenfrequed   Aug-28-09 01:24 PM   #25 
     - If they could, they most definitely would.  No Elephants   Aug-30-09 05:48 AM   #60 
     - lol  okoboji   Aug-30-09 09:55 AM   #64 
        - Ouija response: "I don't recall."  RUMMYisFROSTED   Aug-30-09 10:00 AM   #65 
  - Does somebody suspect  Turbineguy   Aug-28-09 12:27 PM   #4 
  - That's rich, considering how they go on about Saint Reagan! nt  polichick   Aug-28-09 12:31 PM   #6 
  - Yeah, remember during the Republican primaries when all those.............  pattmarty   Aug-28-09 12:38 PM   #11 
  - Do the Republicans have to be petty and low-class about everything?  JaneQPublic   Aug-28-09 12:36 PM   #7 
  - Yes - and they're proud of it. nt  polichick   Aug-28-09 12:37 PM   #8 
  - +1  No Elephants   Aug-30-09 06:25 AM   #61 
  - It's a prerequisite to being a Republican. eom  frebrd   Aug-28-09 02:21 PM   #45 
  - Yes, Jane  madmax   Aug-28-09 02:26 PM   #46 
     - Good luck!  JaneQPublic   Aug-28-09 03:25 PM   #50 
  - He was a politician - he lived and breathed politics  rox63   Aug-28-09 12:37 PM   #9 
  - Thats right..  Grassy Knoll   Aug-28-09 12:38 PM   #10 
  - IMO  nvme   Aug-28-09 12:40 PM   #12 
  - Oh shut up!  BattyDem   Aug-28-09 12:45 PM   #13 
  - Conservatives Warn of "Wellstone Effect" For Kennedy  givemebackmycountry   Aug-28-09 12:46 PM   #14 
  - The Irish in me is up over this, and so I'll double my efforts to honor him in the way they object  lib_wit_it   Aug-28-09 01:55 PM   #31 
  - My fat Irish ass, too!  kimmylavin   Aug-28-09 01:57 PM   #34 
     - Here's another  droidamus2   Aug-28-09 02:11 PM   #40 
  - Scared little shits to have America see what Kennedy's  Cha   Aug-28-09 12:49 PM   #15 
  - Conservatives crying foul?  mgc1961   Aug-28-09 12:52 PM   #16 
  - Dummya was even going to have Ronnie replace Truman, one of the greatest Presidents ever, on our  No Elephants   Aug-30-09 06:30 AM   #62 
  - Not a "Wellstone" effect, a Kennedy effect  Gormy Cuss   Aug-28-09 12:53 PM   #17 
  - I just don't understand...  The_Commonist   Aug-28-09 12:55 PM   #18 
  - Unfortunately, the American media does.  FVZA_Colonel   Aug-28-09 01:05 PM   #21 
  - Where do I go to ask for permission on how to mourn?  bluestateguy   Aug-28-09 01:00 PM   #19 
  - Good! They're exposing the "bipartisanship myth" for what it is! Crap with scum like this!  cascadiance   Aug-28-09 01:02 PM   #20 
  - remember the bumper sticker "Lobotomies for Republicans-  create.peace   Aug-28-09 01:06 PM   #22 
  - Conservative voices can STFU. They're still politicizing St. Ronnie.  sinkingfeeling   Aug-28-09 01:09 PM   #23 
  - two words: ronald reagan  noiretextatique   Aug-28-09 01:19 PM   #24 
  - Prescisely.  Cha   Aug-28-09 06:19 PM   #55 
     - exactly  noiretextatique   Aug-29-09 12:46 PM   #59 
  - Assholes. They don't want his life celebrated like Wellstone's was.  Cleita   Aug-28-09 01:31 PM   #26 
  - Exactly. Further, the Average American, unlike during the time after Wellstone's death is ...  ShortnFiery   Aug-28-09 02:07 PM   #39 
  - Their porcine draft dodging leader has already politicized  Kingofalldems   Aug-28-09 01:47 PM   #27 
  - In the end  droidamus2   Aug-28-09 02:14 PM   #41 
  - Fuck the republicanns-Look at these scared fucking republicans trying to dictate policy at a funeral  GreenTea   Aug-28-09 01:53 PM   #28 
  - Hey GOP, want our answer to your warning? Just glance over at the junior Senator seat from Minnesota  jmondine   Aug-28-09 01:53 PM   #29 
  - The Republicans are experts at making up bullshit they can rail against  high density   Aug-28-09 01:54 PM   #30 
  - The Republicans and Corporate Media created the "Wellstone Effect' and will  harun   Aug-28-09 01:56 PM   #32 
  - "Wellstone Effect"  AlbertCat   Aug-28-09 01:57 PM   #33 
  - I Think the "Wellstone Effect" is how we ended up with Norm Coleman in the Senate for awhile  maxrandb   Aug-28-09 02:18 PM   #43 
     - that may be part of the reason  newspeak   Aug-29-09 12:27 PM   #58 
  - No surprise there- Republicans and their wholly owned subsidaries in the media  depakid   Aug-28-09 01:59 PM   #35 
  - Ronald Reagan died in the summer of 2004 -- the Republicans milked it all the way to election day.  Zen Democrat   Aug-28-09 02:04 PM   #36 
  - Oh Please. Screw the Conservatives ... they are out of power and should be ignored. n/t  ShortnFiery   Aug-28-09 02:05 PM   #37 
  - Wellstone effect: The GOP held the seat for less than a term and a Dem is  hmorehead   Aug-28-09 02:06 PM   #38 
  - Remember the name everything after Reagan after he croaked  liberal N proud   Aug-28-09 02:15 PM   #42 
  - "It's foul " to want to honor and continue a great man's life long work?  The Wielding Truth   Aug-28-09 02:19 PM   #44 
  - And Republicans soaked 9/11 to get everything they wanted!  PM Martin   Aug-28-09 02:27 PM   #47 
  - Our gratitude for Ted Kennedy's accomplishments is real.  madamesilverspurs   Aug-28-09 02:30 PM   #48 
  - sociopaths  fascisthunter   Aug-28-09 02:51 PM   #49 
  - This Liberal Warns of FDR-Like Effect and the Demise of the Right Wing Fascists  fascisthunter   Aug-28-09 03:29 PM   #51 
  - Dennis Kucinich agrees....  WriteDown   Aug-28-09 03:34 PM   #52 
  - "Everything is political my [stupid Republican] friends, everything.  LuckyLib   Aug-28-09 03:58 PM   #53 
  - Conservatives are HOPING for a Wellstone Effect!  Adam Kirur   Aug-28-09 05:59 PM   #54 
  - Hekate to conservatives: Bite Me. They behaved despicably over Wellstone...  Hekate   Aug-28-09 10:56 PM   #56 
  - what Wellstone effect?  newspeak   Aug-29-09 11:06 AM   #57 
  - LOL,the priests even talked about health care. And he grandkids made it one of the  No Elephants   Aug-30-09 07:10 AM   #63 
  - I think the bill SHOULD be named in his honor, if it's a good bill. nt  Honeycombe8   Aug-30-09 10:40 AM   #66 
  - Candidate for this year's "You Call This NEWS?" award  rocktivity   Aug-30-09 02:19 PM   #67 
 

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