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MannyGoldstein Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-24-10 06:45 AM
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18. Kerry's Seat is Safe, Because He's From Massachusetts
And we'll never vote for a Repub... oh... never mind.
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  -Sen. Kerry Says He'll Vote for Bernanke The Northerner  Jan-24-10 12:52 AM   #0 
  - Thats What The DLC Would Want.....  rsmith6621   Jan-24-10 01:00 AM   #1 
  - lbj...the last democrat with "big balls in cowtown"...lol  madrchsod   Jan-24-10 01:14 AM   #3 
  - Yaaahooo !!! Now we are talking music, I tell ya.  dixiegrrrrl   Jan-24-10 04:49 AM   #16 
     - i have a 5 albums of bob wills and the playboys  madrchsod   Jan-24-10 09:28 AM   #20 
        - I like the Asleep at the Wheel tribute to Wills.  brewens   Jan-24-10 10:45 AM   #31 
  - Skull and Bones would never oppose him  Ter   Jan-24-10 02:00 AM   #7 
  - So, you are happy Bush won both elections?  karynnj   Jan-24-10 10:22 AM   #23 
  - WE -- the American people -- are suffering the "defeat" .... not Obama . . .  defendandprotect   Jan-24-10 11:22 AM   #42 
  - +10000  amborin   Jan-24-10 01:46 PM   #74 
  - he's sticking up for his class. nothing less, nothing more. what a  roguevalley   Jan-24-10 10:31 PM   #108 
  - Bleh.  aquart   Jan-24-10 01:11 AM   #2 
  - Bernanke is no more a scapegoat than Greenspan--and Bernanke fights for opacity.  No Elephants   Jan-24-10 01:23 AM   #4 
  - Mr. Kerry must have heard by now...  EmeraldCityGrl   Jan-24-10 01:24 AM   #5 
  - Said by Brown's daughter, who in calmer times VOTED for Senator Kerry  karynnj   Jan-24-10 10:20 AM   #22 
     - I agree 100%. n/t  wisteria   Jan-24-10 11:11 AM   #34 
  - Why do more Repuplicans oppose him than Democrats?  Ter   Jan-24-10 01:57 AM   #6 
  - Because they are trying to pretend that the crisis was caused by dems like him  digidigido   Jan-24-10 02:16 AM   #8 
  - Bernanke is a Dem?  No Elephants   Jan-24-10 04:40 AM   #14 
     - He was appointed by Bush  spotbird   Jan-24-10 10:25 AM   #24 
  - The Republicans won't block him  spotbird   Jan-24-10 10:00 AM   #21 
  - And to think that I volluteered all over the country in 2004 for this jerk  emsimon33   Jan-24-10 02:22 AM   #9 
  - Look here........  JanusAscending   Jan-24-10 09:51 PM   #106 
  - Of course he will. Brown gets his seat next!  pundaint   Jan-24-10 02:24 AM   #10 
  - Senator Kerry is an excellent example of what is wrong with the Senate.  JDPriestly   Jan-24-10 02:37 AM   #11 
  - Senator Kerry is an excellent example of what is RIGHT with the...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 10:29 AM   #25 
  - Yes, people who state the opposite don't know a thing about his record. n/t  wisteria   Jan-24-10 11:12 AM   #36 
  - And they fail to notice who is AGAINST Bernanke's...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 11:47 AM   #48 
     - Bernake will get as many Republican  spotbird   Jan-24-10 11:59 AM   #53 
     - That is true. Repubs are only doing this for show - n/t  cadmium   Jan-24-10 02:11 PM   #79 
     - Can't really go by that. Sanders is against Bernake too after all. (nt)  Wardoc   Jan-24-10 04:59 PM   #94 
     - Senators Boxer, Feinstein. They have the courage to oppose a bad  JDPriestly   Jan-24-10 05:08 PM   #95 
     - Feinstein -- I wasnt that Dianne Feinstein made a committment.  cadmium   Jan-24-10 06:20 PM   #98 
     - Meant Feingold  JDPriestly   Jan-24-10 09:26 PM   #104 
        - oh OK . I heard about Feingold. I think  cadmium   Jan-25-10 01:28 AM   #109 
        - Could this be a strategy to force the Republicans to choose between either  JDPriestly   Jan-25-10 01:50 AM   #110 
           - I dont know. I dont generally give them  cadmium   Jan-25-10 05:26 AM   #111 
        - Feingold, who voted to confirm Condi Rice  karynnj   Jan-25-10 11:37 PM   #122 
     - Sorry, I meant Feingold.  JDPriestly   Jan-24-10 09:25 PM   #103 
     - Bingo n/t  politicasista   Jan-25-10 03:21 PM   #118 
  - Bernanke made the mistakes that  spotbird   Jan-24-10 12:26 PM   #67 
  - Look, I tabled and walked precincts and made phone calls and even  JDPriestly   Jan-24-10 05:10 PM   #96 
  - No matter what the senator does, it's never, ever good enough  politicasista   Jan-25-10 02:27 PM   #117 
  - Yeah - John Edwards is SOOOO much better  karynnj   Jan-24-10 10:43 AM   #29 
  - Bravo! n/t  wisteria   Jan-24-10 11:20 AM   #41 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-24-10 11:20 AM   #38 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-24-10 11:22 AM   #43 
  - WOW. Welcome to DU. Amazing how...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 11:53 AM   #49 
  - Cruel? No way, and he has fought for the ordinary American his entire political life.  wisteria   Jan-24-10 11:20 AM   #39 
  - Kerry is as worthless as the rest. Another useless sell-out.  Iowa   Jan-24-10 02:53 AM   #12 
  - ...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 10:39 AM   #28 
  - On Friday, White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel phoned senators urging support of Bernanke.  midnight   Jan-24-10 03:59 AM   #13 
  - LOL, I bet lawmakers were thrilled to hear from Timmeh. Criticism of Bernanke by  No Elephants   Jan-24-10 04:43 AM   #15 
  - Little Douchebag Ram Emanuel dancing the corporate tune  saigon68   Jan-24-10 06:43 PM   #99 
  - Well, I guess we know whose side Kerry is on when it comes to big $$  bread_and_roses   Jan-24-10 06:24 AM   #17 
  - Wrong. Just. Plain...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 10:37 AM   #27 
  - Kerry's Seat is Safe, Because He's From Massachusetts  MannyGoldstein   Jan-24-10 06:45 AM   #18 
  - Kerry has lost what once made him great, no fight left in him.  mother earth   Jan-24-10 09:00 AM   #19 
  - You DO realize that we wouldn't have...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 10:35 AM   #26 
  - What's the majority doing? Caving. What good is it if our  mother earth   Jan-24-10 12:13 PM   #59 
     - I agree. Our Dems need to act like DEMS...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 12:30 PM   #68 
  - Do you think handing Obama a defeat now is a good idea?  karynnj   Jan-24-10 10:52 AM   #32 
  - Good point, feed the prressitutes and weaken him in the eyes of the American public.  wisteria   Jan-24-10 11:24 AM   #44 
  - No, I was always proud of Kennedy, he didn't take the easy  mother earth   Jan-24-10 12:23 PM   #64 
     - My memory is excellent  karynnj   Jan-24-10 01:40 PM   #73 
  - Oh, please, if there were a need to fight for something you can be sure he would lead it.  wisteria   Jan-24-10 11:18 AM   #37 
  - How is it that DU now attacks our most progressive Democrats...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 10:43 AM   #30 
  - Absolutely nuts..  Imajika   Jan-24-10 11:11 AM   #35 
  - I think these are the FDL drones. They would rather vote against their best interest  wisteria   Jan-24-10 11:26 AM   #45 
  - same position as Paul Krugman nt  cadmium   Jan-24-10 02:09 PM   #78 
  - "Kerry" and "most progressive" don't belong in the same paragraph  t0dd   Jan-24-10 12:21 PM   #62 
  - I'll re-phrase it. Kerry is one of the most progressive...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 12:33 PM   #69 
     - Allow me to respond to that:  t0dd   Jan-24-10 12:36 PM   #70 
        - Brilliant counter  karynnj   Jan-24-10 01:54 PM   #75 
           - Senator John F. Kerry's Progressive Action Score: 56  t0dd   Jan-24-10 04:18 PM   #92 
              - It is not a weak score - Sherrod Brown and Jack Reed have the same score  karynnj   Jan-24-10 04:56 PM   #93 
                 - Actually, that's not the site I referenced  t0dd   Jan-24-10 08:48 PM   #101 
                    - I used your link to get the comment I found.  karynnj   Jan-25-10 10:17 AM   #112 
                       - As to your other comments:  karynnj   Jan-25-10 10:18 AM   #113 
  - Yep. The crickets sure chirp loud after every fact-based post!  politicasista   Jan-25-10 02:15 PM   #116 
  - He thinks he has been scapegoated and I can agree with that.  wisteria   Jan-24-10 11:09 AM   #33 
  - Rec'd just so everyone sees this and unders Kerry/DLC backing . ..  defendandprotect   Jan-24-10 11:20 AM   #40 
  - Kerry = Scrapheap of History Cliche  hayrow   Jan-24-10 11:35 AM   #46 
  - I worked for him, too. Welcome to DU. n/t  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 11:58 AM   #52 
  - So few posts and so little to say that rings true.  wisteria   Jan-24-10 12:00 PM   #54 
  - Kerry the Loser  hayrow   Jan-24-10 01:11 PM   #71 
     - Kerry did defend himself, though he should not have had to do so  karynnj   Jan-24-10 02:18 PM   #81 
     - One fact you list is correct  hayrow   Jan-24-10 03:05 PM   #84 
        - Far more than one thing I wrote was true - I can defend every sentence.  karynnj   Jan-24-10 03:14 PM   #85 
     - And welcome to DU to you...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 03:39 PM   #87 
  - Another terribly managed campaign  C_Lawyer09   Jan-24-10 01:17 PM   #72 
     - Rassman, the man Kerry saved was out there often defending Kerry  karynnj   Jan-24-10 02:39 PM   #82 
        - Thanks for the good links  C_Lawyer09   Jan-24-10 09:48 PM   #105 
  - KERRY THE FIGHTER!  babyblonde   Jan-24-10 11:39 AM   #47 
  - That is a matter of opinion and very old news. Is this all you have?  wisteria   Jan-24-10 11:54 AM   #50 
  - Every politician makes that decision before all the votes...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 11:55 AM   #51 
     - Exactly, Gore being the expection because the race was called for him and later recinded. n/t  wisteria   Jan-24-10 12:01 PM   #55 
        - I agree, but I don't think Gore was...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 12:18 PM   #61 
        - Gore was actually NOT an exception - he conceded and when the numbers unexpectedly turned, he  karynnj   Jan-24-10 01:57 PM   #76 
           - I concur...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 03:43 PM   #89 
           - To both of you, yes, you are right. I had forgotten he had conceded first. n/t  wisteria   Jan-25-10 09:07 PM   #119 
              - ...  YvonneCa   Jan-25-10 11:24 PM   #121 
  - Systematic Failure  pjt7   Jan-24-10 12:04 PM   #56 
  - Kerry didn't say 'systematic.' He said 'systemic'...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 12:22 PM   #63 
  - 2/3rds of MA voters gave him another 6 years in Nov 2008  karynnj   Jan-24-10 02:01 PM   #77 
  - Rgh  benny05   Jan-24-10 12:09 PM   #57 
  - Hey MA. Kick him out too. n/t  scytherius   Jan-24-10 12:12 PM   #58 
  - Why?n/t  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 12:24 PM   #65 
  - Enough Of Them Will Vote In 'Lock-Step' To Return Bernanke....  Johnny Harpo   Jan-24-10 12:17 PM   #60 
  - Welcome to DU.n/t  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 12:25 PM   #66 
  - Basically same position as Paul Krugman except  cadmium   Jan-24-10 02:13 PM   #80 
  - Which is what I call...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 03:45 PM   #90 
  - Anyone who votes to confirm Chopper Ben is dead to me.  mbperrin   Jan-24-10 02:45 PM   #83 
  - The real question is  quakerboy   Jan-24-10 03:33 PM   #86 
  - There sure are a lot of newbies on this...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 03:41 PM   #88 
  - Probably has little to do with the issue in OP.  cadmium   Jan-24-10 06:19 PM   #97 
     - You are probably...  YvonneCa   Jan-24-10 07:23 PM   #100 
  - Kerry has become as worthless as the Blue Dogs  Generator   Jan-24-10 04:13 PM   #91 
  - c'mon, John....  unkachuck   Jan-24-10 09:17 PM   #102 
  - He still has the same tin ear he had in 2004. nt  w4rma   Jan-24-10 09:53 PM   #107 
  - No, you have the same tin ear you had when you backed John Edwards  karynnj   Jan-25-10 10:45 AM   #114 
  - Another Kerry thread ruined by a flame war  politicasista   Jan-25-10 02:13 PM   #115 
  - I'm Shocked!  Doctor_J   Jan-25-10 09:15 PM   #120 
  - Look, we all want to bear up on Wall Street but  DeadEyeDyck   Jan-26-10 12:08 AM   #123 
 

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