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Inuca Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-29-09 01:39 PM
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35. Lugar is NOT a senile crackpot
I saw the interview this morning. He was sane and thoughtful as usual, except for the comment about putting HCR on hold which was very disappointing but not surprising (Lugar is sane but does wander too far from the fold). But from here to labeling one of the very few wise and considerate Rs left in congress a crackpot is a long way.
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  -Lugar: Let's Put Health Care On Hold To Deal With Afghanistan IndianaGreen  Nov-29-09 10:22 AM   #0 
  - Let's don't, let's do it now and let's do it right, and next time let's  saltpoint   Nov-29-09 10:25 AM   #1 
  - The Indiana Democratic Party did not even run a candidate against Lugar in 2006. Do you know why?  IndianaGreen   Nov-29-09 10:30 AM   #7 
     - IMO there was no excuse in letting Lugar go unchallenged.  saltpoint   Nov-29-09 11:11 AM   #13 
     - Lets just redeploy February 1st..nt  and-justice-for-all   Nov-29-09 06:41 PM   #39 
  - Health of war profiteers more important than that of US. n/t  icee2   Nov-29-09 10:26 AM   #2 
  - How about: let's get out of the ME and deal with healthcare properly?  ananda   Nov-29-09 10:28 AM   #3 
  - yet another attempt by repubs to derail welfare for health scare corporations lol nt  msongs   Nov-29-09 10:28 AM   #4 
  - How about putting Afghanistan on hold to deal with Health Care?  FormerDittoHead   Nov-29-09 10:28 AM   #5 
  - We are a bunch of fuckheads, after all (warhead = fuckhead)  earcandle   Nov-29-09 11:39 AM   #22 
  - And funny how it's an ILLEGAL War of CHOICE based on LIES that's NEVER ENDING...  TankLV   Nov-29-09 01:05 PM   #34 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Nov-29-09 10:28 AM   #6 
  - Let's put Lugar "on hold" instead. nt  bemildred   Nov-29-09 10:55 AM   #8 
  - Say Kids, Do Ya Know What Time It Is?  Hubert Flottz   Nov-29-09 10:57 AM   #9 
  - Then  Hubert Flottz   Nov-29-09 11:12 AM   #14 
     - Count the A$$holes in the following picture.  Hubert Flottz   Nov-29-09 11:27 AM   #20 
  - And he's supposed to be Obama's closest R ally?  cowcommander   Nov-29-09 10:58 AM   #10 
  - Let's Put WAR On Hold To Deal With The Reality  L. Coyote   Nov-29-09 11:07 AM   #11 
  - Why can't these repukes every do more than one thing at a time?  Zoeisright   Nov-29-09 11:08 AM   #12 
  - When have they even done ONE thing at a time?  CLANG   Nov-29-09 11:17 AM   #15 
  - GOP is a Cargo Cult of OCD Wealth Hoarders, they believe that wealth is the Measure of gODs favor of  sam sarrha   Nov-29-09 11:18 AM   #16 
  - Lugar represents the Wellpoint, Anthem and Eli Lilly HQ area ..  Myrina   Nov-29-09 11:19 AM   #17 
  - No, that's Evan Bayh! Bayh's wife sits on the board of Wellpoint  IndianaGreen   Nov-29-09 11:31 AM   #21 
     - I'm sure Lugar's pockets have been lined as well ...  Myrina   Nov-29-09 08:43 PM   #42 
        - There is a challenge to Evan Bayh's reelection  IndianaGreen   Nov-29-09 11:12 PM   #43 
  - Lugar is one of my senators.  penndragon69   Nov-29-09 11:19 AM   #18 
  - Lugar is NOT a senile crackpot  Inuca   Nov-29-09 01:39 PM   #35 
  - um, let's put afghanistan on hold  unabelladonna   Nov-29-09 11:25 AM   #19 
  - This Has Been The Constant Refrain For The Last 45 Years  DallasNE   Nov-29-09 11:53 AM   #23 
  - why the rush? let's just solve every other problem THEN get back to HC  seeinfweggos   Nov-29-09 11:57 AM   #24 
     - What Rush?  DallasNE   Nov-29-09 07:41 PM   #40 
        - i thought my use of "every other problem" would make my sarcasm clear  seeinfweggos   Nov-29-09 07:47 PM   #41 
  - Better idea, lets get out of Afghanistan so we can provide health care  liberal N proud   Nov-29-09 12:03 PM   #25 
  - Disappointed in Lugar, who seems fairly reasonable as the Gang Of Psychos goes.  TwilightGardener   Nov-29-09 12:03 PM   #26 
  - Agree, disappoining  Inuca   Nov-29-09 01:41 PM   #36 
  - Nothing  sulphurdunn   Nov-29-09 12:10 PM   #27 
  - No, Lugar, let's do it the other way around. For one thing it is foreign  jwirr   Nov-29-09 12:11 PM   #28 
  - The same Dick Lugar that Obama had considered for Sec. Of State and one of the authors/proponents of  Dover   Nov-29-09 12:18 PM   #29 
  - Where was Lugar's "concern" between October 2001 and January 2009?  SOS   Nov-29-09 12:35 PM   #30 
  - Still trying to avoid explaining his roll in  indypaul   Nov-29-09 12:52 PM   #31 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-29-09 12:59 PM   #32 
  - Isn't That A Cute Little Trick  Dinger   Nov-29-09 01:00 PM   #33 
  - More War Less Health Care  soupkitchen   Nov-29-09 02:02 PM   #37 
  - Sen. Lugnut is another politician who has to address his lack of a penis  bulloney   Nov-29-09 04:46 PM   #38 

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