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Betty Karlson Donating Member (902 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-17-10 05:33 AM
Response to Reply #249
265. And thank you for the encouragement.
It makes others, and me, feel continously welcome.

(waving back at you)
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  -Evan Bayh to retire kpete  Feb-15-10 09:42 AM   #0 
  - Don't let the door  Jackpine Radical   Feb-15-10 09:43 AM   #1 
  - That "good progressive" needs to beat a Republican opponent...  DCBob   Feb-15-10 09:48 AM   #6 
  - More possible than a Republican-Lite beating a real Republican.  Jackpine Radical   Feb-15-10 09:52 AM   #9 
  - Too bad the electorate doesn't really agree with your sentiment  humbled_opinion   Feb-15-10 11:29 AM   #61 
  - True words are not beautiful; beautiful words are not true.  Psephos   Feb-15-10 02:25 PM   #156 
  - You are right  Knight Hawk   Feb-15-10 03:14 PM   #166 
  - Translation: The American Public has the attention span of a Fruit Fly. NT  NoFace   Feb-15-10 03:23 PM   #168 
  - The media constantly tells the American Public they have the attention of a Fruit Fly.  valerief   Feb-15-10 04:04 PM   #173 
  - I couldn't disagree more.  Chemical Bill   Feb-15-10 06:20 PM   #205 
  - You need to get outside your little comfortable circle...  humbled_opinion   Feb-15-10 06:36 PM   #208 
     - Hey, look!  Chemical Bill   Feb-15-10 06:39 PM   #209 
     - Did you see this?  Chemical Bill   Feb-15-10 06:44 PM   #211 
        - Meaningless polls...  humbled_opinion   Feb-15-10 08:16 PM   #225 
           - I would explain it thus:  Chemical Bill   Feb-16-10 06:53 PM   #261 
           - Also  Chemical Bill   Feb-16-10 07:05 PM   #262 
  - Well said,  EJSTES2005   Feb-15-10 11:35 PM   #239 
  - Folks here...  sendero   Feb-16-10 07:06 AM   #242 
  - Feh  kenfrequed   Feb-16-10 07:55 AM   #243 
     - That is exactly right...  humbled_opinion   Feb-16-10 12:24 PM   #255 
        - Well  kenfrequed   Feb-16-10 01:26 PM   #256 
  - With high unemployment  Ter   Feb-15-10 12:48 PM   #113 
  - Right . . . aren't people in Indiana concerned about the trade agreements? The war?  defendandprotect   Feb-15-10 03:04 PM   #164 
  - The electorate has no memory... Democrats are in power...they will be punished.  Ozymanithrax   Feb-15-10 01:48 PM   #143 
  - Only if the Democratic Party doesn't strongly campaign to awaken them to their  defendandprotect   Feb-15-10 02:59 PM   #161 
     - Deeds not campaign rhetoric is what matters.  Ozymanithrax   Feb-15-10 06:43 PM   #210 
  - Are there any "good progressives" in any red or purple states?  DCBob   Feb-15-10 03:11 PM   #165 
  - Was Bayh a progressive? If not, how did he get elected to state-wide office five times?  Freddie Stubbs   Feb-15-10 03:56 PM   #172 
     - Nepotism?  janet118   Feb-15-10 04:39 PM   #182 
     - You have anything but questions??? Possibly a thought of your own ? nt  rhett o rick   Feb-15-10 07:46 PM   #217 
     - Is this logic? If not why does it fail to account for the facts?  kenfrequed   Feb-16-10 08:00 AM   #244 
     - Because Indiana won't elect a progressive  HughMoran   Feb-16-10 09:57 AM   #253 
  - If that good progressive keeps his/her mouth shut about gun control, then maybe  krispos42   Feb-15-10 11:44 AM   #81 
  - I highly recommend losing anti-gun positions. Even a lot of liberals in the midwest  Jackpine Radical   Feb-15-10 07:50 PM   #219 
     - A lot of liberals are gun owners, period. They're also religious, just...  krispos42   Feb-16-10 12:29 AM   #240 
     - I agree.  kenfrequed   Feb-16-10 09:48 AM   #247 
        - That concisely and exactly states my position. Thanks.  Jackpine Radical   Feb-16-10 06:17 PM   #260 
  - YES!  bvar22   Feb-15-10 12:57 PM   #115 
  - absolutely.  robinlynne   Feb-15-10 02:29 PM   #157 
  - We'll never know inless one runs. If a Dino loses to a Pub, would we know the difference?  No Elephants   Feb-15-10 10:11 PM   #234 
  - LOL. We don't  Juche   Feb-15-10 10:05 AM   #18 
  - Sen. Birch "Evan" Bayh is far more popular than this dad was. I can  24601   Feb-15-10 12:37 PM   #108 
  - Bayh will never ever win election as President.  LiberalFighter   Feb-15-10 01:35 PM   #131 
  - " His wife, Susan, is smart & friendly."  ddorrell   Feb-15-10 05:44 PM   #201 
  - I heard Harold Ford just moved to Indianapolis!  Dr.Phool   Feb-15-10 01:26 PM   #128 
     - DUzy!!  KamaAina   Feb-15-10 03:22 PM   #167 
     - Good one.... we sure don't need his kind back in TN.  4_TN_TITANS   Feb-15-10 04:08 PM   #174 
     - They have to try to get him in somewhere  kenfrequed   Feb-16-10 09:51 AM   #248 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-15-10 12:38 PM   #109 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-15-10 01:45 PM   #141 
  - Actually, I hope the door DOES hit him  progressoid   Feb-15-10 01:35 PM   #130 
  - Well, they need to find a real Dem to fill the seat  prolesunited   Feb-15-10 09:43 AM   #2 
  - i agree  mopinko   Feb-15-10 09:57 AM   #14 
  - What a poor wimp he is compared to his Dad.  Joe Bacon   Feb-15-10 11:31 AM   #67 
     - Yep...  Iowa   Feb-15-10 05:22 PM   #195 
  - He was up by 20 points.....  brooklynite   Feb-15-10 11:57 AM   #89 
     - Hmmph  kenfrequed   Feb-16-10 09:52 AM   #251 
  - Oh good. The useless lump of a Democrat decided to retire. Better choice!  Hawkeye-X   Feb-15-10 09:44 AM   #3 
  - I want to know if he got help with his decision from the Admin? nt  rhett o rick   Feb-15-10 09:55 AM   #12 
  - I think his decision was solidified by his wife's 1099 Stmt from Wellpoint ...  Myrina   Feb-15-10 10:08 AM   #19 
     - Once he is out of congress will Wellpoint still want her?  vssmith   Feb-15-10 07:51 PM   #220 
        - ... of course, he's still going to be part of the 'boys club' ...  Myrina   Feb-15-10 08:14 PM   #224 
  - +1000  ggggghhhhh   Feb-15-10 10:43 AM   #38 
  - Screwed.  MidwestTransplant   Feb-15-10 09:45 AM   #4 
  - You're right, Bayh Screwed us one last time  Joe Bacon   Feb-15-10 11:42 AM   #78 
  - He screwed any possible Democratic candidate by waiting until now to announce.  LiberalFighter   Feb-15-10 01:37 PM   #132 
  - It's clear which party he sides with n/t  GinaMaria   Feb-15-10 02:21 PM   #155 
  - Correction  customerserviceguy   Feb-15-10 04:18 PM   #175 
  - There is an option for the state party committee to submit a candidate by June 30.  beac   Feb-15-10 03:44 PM   #169 
  - Get ready for the Screw- part two.  kenfrequed   Feb-16-10 09:55 AM   #252 
  - You are correct. Disaster far beyond Bayh resigning.  icee   Feb-15-10 05:13 PM   #192 
  - It was looking like he wasn't going to have too much trouble holding his seat. Coates got slammed  Pirate Smile   Feb-15-10 09:47 AM   #5 
  - He doesn't vote with us anyway.  Joanne98   Feb-15-10 09:50 AM   #7 
  - he's going to be one wealthy ex-senator  Enrique   Feb-15-10 09:52 AM   #8 
  - Good riddance DLC trash.  Dr.Phool   Feb-15-10 09:54 AM   #10 
  - Here's our chance, let's not blow it. Again. nt  rhett o rick   Feb-15-10 09:54 AM   #11 
  - Now he can go to work for his true constituency- whatever corporation flashed the most money  KittyWampus   Feb-15-10 09:56 AM   #13 
  - Nice going loser! Why didn't you announce this last year to let Ind Dems find a replacement?  IndianaGreen   Feb-15-10 10:00 AM   #15 
  - I heard Phrma is looking for a new chief lobbyist.  Dr.Phool   Feb-15-10 10:08 AM   #20 
  - My thoughts exactly  sonias   Feb-15-10 10:27 AM   #30 
  - Not to insult you, but  Betty Karlson   Feb-15-10 11:00 AM   #44 
  - You actually believe that? wow. n/t  FourScore   Feb-15-10 11:18 AM   #56 
  - He never voted with the dems on anything that mattered anyway. See ya'!!!  FourScore   Feb-15-10 11:19 AM   #57 
  - Let's say I still give him the benefit of the doubt.  Betty Karlson   Feb-15-10 11:30 AM   #64 
     - and he voted against importation of cheaper drugs from Canada  IndianaGreen   Feb-15-10 12:15 PM   #92 
        - I did not say I approved of his policies  Betty Karlson   Feb-15-10 12:34 PM   #103 
        - Ok - give him the benefit of the doubt  susanwy   Feb-15-10 07:51 PM   #221 
           - See the link at response # 188  Betty Karlson   Feb-15-10 08:33 PM   #227 
        - He's a turd. Period.  zonkers   Feb-15-10 04:48 PM   #185 
  - Not to insult you, but  JTFrog   Feb-15-10 11:31 AM   #65 
  - He is? In what way did he contribute to it?  Betty Karlson   Feb-15-10 11:35 AM   #69 
     - He created his own block within the party, made up of conservatives, to fight against the party  JTFrog   Feb-15-10 11:46 AM   #83 
        - That would not make for partisanship.  Betty Karlson   Feb-15-10 12:40 PM   #110 
           - Bayh only played which ever way he thought the wind played here in Indiana.  LiberalFighter   Feb-15-10 01:40 PM   #137 
           - Actually, it does make for partisanship  jeff47   Feb-15-10 04:58 PM   #187 
              - Whatever the truth of your observation, don't miss this one:  Betty Karlson   Feb-15-10 05:03 PM   #188 
              - thank you  Divine Discontent   Feb-15-10 05:33 PM   #200 
              - I guess there is a first time for everything.  U4ikLefty   Feb-15-10 07:28 PM   #214 
              - This has nothing to do with good guys vs bad guys  Betty Karlson   Feb-15-10 08:52 PM   #228 
                 - That's a well-reasoned post. n/t  Psephos   Feb-15-10 10:00 PM   #233 
                 - Good post  HughMoran   Feb-16-10 09:51 AM   #249 
                 - And thank you for the encouragement.  Betty Karlson   Feb-17-10 05:33 AM   #265 
                 - The paradigm I reject....  kenfrequed   Feb-16-10 02:54 PM   #258 
              - So the "upside" for Bayh screwing the party is we don't have any of that pesky democracy?  jeff47   Feb-15-10 10:26 PM   #235 
                 - Ehm, ... No  Betty Karlson   Feb-16-10 05:41 AM   #241 
                    - You're not quite paying attention to their entire argument.  jeff47   Feb-16-10 11:41 AM   #254 
                       - No.  kenfrequed   Feb-16-10 03:02 PM   #259 
                          - Seen this yet?  Betty Karlson   Feb-17-10 05:30 AM   #264 
              - A very good point.  kenfrequed   Feb-16-10 02:46 PM   #257 
  - I'm with Jed on this one  sonias   Feb-15-10 11:43 AM   #80 
  - protest over the way-too-partisan atmosphere in D.C.  AlbertCat   Feb-15-10 11:57 AM   #88 
  - Or the bright reverse of that!  Betty Karlson   Feb-15-10 12:43 PM   #111 
  - ROFL that's a good one! (n/t)  bread_and_roses   Feb-15-10 12:36 PM   #107 
  - Bayh is full of it. It shows that he is a wimp cry baby..  LiberalFighter   Feb-15-10 01:38 PM   #134 
  - "Vacancy on the Ballot"  SanchoPanza   Feb-15-10 11:52 AM   # 
     - That sounds just like him, doesn't it? ASSHOLE!!! n/t  FourScore   Feb-15-10 12:34 PM   #102 
     - See response # 188, please  Betty Karlson   Feb-15-10 05:05 PM   #189 
  - My first thought as well.  salin   Feb-15-10 11:10 AM   #51 
  - It's just a final act of a REAL Republican showing his true colors!  cascadiance   Feb-15-10 02:35 PM   #158 
  - That's one down.  Ganja Ninja   Feb-15-10 10:01 AM   #16 
  - Buh-Bye, DLC prick!!  Roland99   Feb-15-10 10:03 AM   #17 
  - Couldn't happen to a nicer Guy!  Indepatriot   Feb-15-10 10:10 AM   # 
  - I don't care for Bayh, but his retirement doesn't excite me.  last_texas_dem   Feb-15-10 10:10 AM   #21 
  - Even leaving, he screws Dems - "a decision that hands Republicans a prime pickup opportunity."  quiet.american   Feb-15-10 10:10 AM   #22 
  - I'm especially going to miss his deficit hawk BS while voting for tax cuts  neverforget   Feb-15-10 10:11 AM   #23 
  - Uh Oh, he's young, wonder what dirt someone dug up on him.  madmom   Feb-15-10 10:13 AM   #24 
  - Besides his wife's health insurance ties?  caraher   Feb-15-10 11:00 AM   #45 
  - Maybe it is not the dirt  swilton   Feb-15-10 11:38 AM   #74 
     - Mr. President is the right of his own party.  Bette Noir   Feb-15-10 01:12 PM   #125 
     - Bayh never had the energy for the job. If you ever attended any of his rallys  LiberalFighter   Feb-15-10 01:42 PM   #138 
  - Looks like the Hoosiers will finally get a REAL Republican  SlingBlade   Feb-15-10 10:17 AM   #25 
  - Senator Mike Pence? Unacceptable. That guy offends me.  sharesunited   Feb-15-10 10:20 AM   #26 
  - Pence is running for reelection to the House  IndianaGreen   Feb-15-10 10:28 AM   #31 
     - Thanks for that. I must say, I am relieved.  sharesunited   Feb-15-10 10:32 AM   #33 
        - I spoke too soon! Latest news is that Pence is reconsidering.  IndianaGreen   Feb-15-10 12:58 PM   #117 
           - That would make sense. Never say never.  sharesunited   Feb-15-10 01:10 PM   #124 
  - Asshole to the last moment.  SanchoPanza   Feb-15-10 10:21 AM   #27 
  - Assuming no one is in the background with the requisite signatures, what  hedgehog   Feb-15-10 11:29 AM   #63 
  - Nominating convention.  SanchoPanza   Feb-15-10 12:35 PM   #104 
     - It is not done by state convention.  LiberalFighter   Feb-15-10 01:44 PM   #140 
  - A deliberate screwing of the party.  Dr.Phool   Feb-15-10 11:56 AM   #87 
  - I wouldn't have voted for him anyway...  LittleGirl   Feb-15-10 10:24 AM   #28 
  - I wonder if Lincoln will "retire" soon as well  t0dd   Feb-15-10 10:25 AM   #29 
  - Here is some speculation from my favourite Indiana blogger  IndianaGreen   Feb-15-10 10:28 AM   #32 
  - The filing deadline is tomorrow (2/16) at noon.  SanchoPanza   Feb-15-10 10:40 AM   #36 
  - What does this mean?  ggggghhhhh   Feb-15-10 10:46 AM   #39 
     - Vacancy on the Ballot = State Party Picks  SanchoPanza   Feb-15-10 11:08 AM   #50 
        - Clarification: It is tomorrow.  SanchoPanza   Feb-15-10 11:12 AM   #52 
        - Bayh is a moneyed elite...he simply got tired...  CoffeeCat   Feb-15-10 12:01 PM   #90 
        - Sorry, I've had my fill of being squelched!  swilton   Feb-15-10 01:38 PM   #135 
        - It means the state Democratic machine gets to choose instead of the Democratic voters.  rhett o rick   Feb-15-10 07:39 PM   #215 
  - Baron Hill the best bet.  Chipper Chat   Feb-15-10 12:44 PM   #112 
  - Best bet for a progressive would be ANN DELANEY  704wipes   Feb-15-10 04:26 PM   #178 
     - I Like Ann but I think she likes state/local politics too much ..  Myrina   Feb-15-10 05:25 PM   #197 
  - I saw former Indy Mayor Bart Peterson's name floated around  AwakeAtLast   Feb-15-10 06:52 PM   #212 
  - Big odds of him becoming a health insurance lobbyist n/t  ohiodemocratic   Feb-15-10 10:34 AM   #34 
  - The only question to ask is: who's he banging?  Happyhippychick   Feb-15-10 10:39 AM   #35 
  - and what's his name?  IndianaGreen   Feb-15-10 10:40 AM   #37 
  - The Indiana Democrats and SDCC gave the republican senator  indypaul   Feb-15-10 11:05 AM   #47 
  - I remember that, and how angry I was at the time!  hedgehog   Feb-15-10 11:31 AM   #66 
  - Local TV is saying the Democratic State Committe will have to pick a candidate to run in November  IndianaGreen   Feb-15-10 12:13 PM   #91 
     - Is it impossible for d'Ippolito to come up with the signatures?  704wipes   Feb-15-10 04:31 PM   #179 
        - I, myself have collected 200 in a day.  Dr.Phool   Feb-15-10 06:15 PM   #204 
  - Must be why he announced so late.  disndat   Feb-16-10 09:26 AM   #246 
  - Nobody in their right mind would want to be bang by Bayh.  LiberalFighter   Feb-15-10 01:46 PM   # 
  - Now Tim Kaine can either do his job or prove he doesn't deserve it  DFW   Feb-15-10 10:50 AM   #40 
  - Well, if Bayh hadn't decided to retire at the LAST minute,  Jennicut   Feb-15-10 10:52 AM   #42 
  - One bright spot... its nearly the last time to say.... Bayh gives yet another victory to the GOP  salin   Feb-15-10 11:15 AM   #53 
     - Exactly.  Chiyo-chichi   Feb-15-10 12:36 PM   #106 
        - Coverage on TPM is interesting.... all signs were full speed ahead with the campaign  salin   Feb-15-10 12:58 PM   #116 
           - Press conf. starting now  Chiyo-chichi   Feb-15-10 01:04 PM   #119 
           - And yet he hadn't filed.  Chiyo-chichi   Feb-15-10 01:09 PM   #122 
  - Kaine has nothing to do with it.  SanchoPanza   Feb-15-10 11:25 AM   #60 
     - The DNC can have input if it wants to, plus, more important:  DFW   Feb-15-10 11:39 AM   #76 
        - That's all after the fact.  SanchoPanza   Feb-15-10 11:49 AM   #84 
  - Whow. thanks for the post.  vegiegals   Feb-15-10 10:52 AM   #41 
  - The GOP will take that seat  tonysam   Feb-15-10 10:54 AM   #43 
  - The GOP already had that seat. Bayh was a good little DINO!  TheDebbieDee   Feb-15-10 11:51 AM   #85 
  - Republican Senate a Certainty.  earthside   Feb-15-10 11:01 AM   #46 
  - Not al all. Not even close  FBaggins   Feb-15-10 07:01 PM   #213 
  - you know it actually takes 60 votes to change the 60 vote rule  ihamer10   Feb-15-10 08:12 PM   #223 
  - Bullshit, I don't think so... n/t  gorekerrydreamticket   Feb-15-10 09:52 PM   #231 
  - I was already planning on donating and vounteering for anyone who would challenge him in the Primary  Eric Condon   Feb-15-10 11:05 AM   #48 
  - Tamyra d'Ipplolito  divineorder   Feb-15-10 12:16 PM   #94 
  - Good riddance you mother fucker.....nt  Change Happens   Feb-15-10 11:08 AM   #49 
  - +1, I am sure his inbox is feeling the love right now  harun   Feb-15-10 12:27 PM   #100 
  - So get the fuck out you pug!  lonestarnot   Feb-15-10 11:15 AM   #54 
  - Buh- Bayh  GinaMaria   Feb-15-10 11:16 AM   #55 
  - Is everyone retiring this year?  Politicub   Feb-15-10 11:23 AM   #58 
  - Lots of R's are. A couple D's are. (nt)  jeff47   Feb-15-10 05:07 PM   #191 
  - Bayh to retyh  liberal N proud   Feb-15-10 11:24 AM   #59 
  - Good riddance.  Joe Bacon   Feb-15-10 11:29 AM   #62 
  - No, he won't double his salary.  Jim Lane   Feb-15-10 12:16 PM   #93 
  - Damn. A Republican will win this seat. nt.  conturnedpro09   Feb-15-10 11:35 AM   #68 
  - How will we know the difference? n/t  dmosh42   Feb-15-10 11:41 AM   #77 
     - The Republican will have a R after his name, unlike Bayh who had a D after his  IndianaGreen   Feb-15-10 12:17 PM   #95 
  - Hurray!!!  butterfly77   Feb-15-10 11:36 AM   #70 
  - Go fuck off now  Blue Owl   Feb-15-10 11:36 AM   #71 
  - We are caving into the Tea Bagging GOP  Joey Liberal   Feb-15-10 11:37 AM   #72 
  - Then vote for a progressive non-Democratic Party! I hate it when people boycott elections  alp227   Feb-15-10 01:53 PM   #146 
  - And another useless sack of $#^& bites the dust.  freddie mertz   Feb-15-10 11:38 AM   #73 
  - Wasn't he one of the rare northern "Blue Dogs?"  orbitalman   Feb-15-10 11:39 AM   #75 
  - bayh-bayh, Bayh...n/t  veganlush   Feb-15-10 11:42 AM   #79 
  - Buh bye, you worthless piece of crap.  Arugula Latte   Feb-15-10 11:46 AM   #82 
  - An empty suit DINO. Good riddance. nt  gulfcoastliberal   Feb-15-10 11:52 AM   #86 
  - You can tell him GOOD BYE here...  SoapBox   Feb-15-10 12:17 PM   #96 
  - Bye Bye Bayh  colsohlibgal   Feb-15-10 12:19 PM   #97 
  - He's clearly going out of his way to screw over the Democratic party,  smoogatz   Feb-15-10 12:25 PM   #98 
  - I wonder what he will do next?  JDPriestly   Feb-15-10 12:26 PM   #99 
  - What a low-life. FOUR days to find a replacement candidate????  Dems to Win   Feb-15-10 12:28 PM   #101 
  - No, one day.  jeff47   Feb-15-10 05:05 PM   #190 
  - An alternative theory: He wasn't trying to screw the Dems, he was trying to screw Pence.  Jim Lane   Feb-15-10 12:36 PM   #105 
  - Well, it will be telling in who the Dems field  prolesunited   Feb-15-10 01:01 PM   #118 
  - appropriate Spitting Image song  MisterP   Feb-15-10 12:54 PM   #114 
  - Way too many defeatists here who give up at the slightest whimper.  RedCloud   Feb-15-10 01:06 PM   #120 
  - that's somewhat easy to answer - disgust over the economy & B*sh by enough GOP & independents and  Divine Discontent   Feb-15-10 05:24 PM   #196 
  - Pathetic press conference streaming live  Chiyo-chichi   Feb-15-10 01:09 PM   #121 
  - He took no questions.  Chiyo-chichi   Feb-15-10 01:15 PM   #126 
  - take ben nelson and mary lameass with ya  d_b   Feb-15-10 01:10 PM   #123 
  - Jackass  iandhr   Feb-15-10 01:22 PM   #127 
  - John Mellencamp....your nation is calling YOU.  bvar22   Feb-15-10 01:29 PM   #129 
  - Damn that would be cool.  progressoid   Feb-15-10 01:37 PM   #133 
  - Fuckin' A!  asdjrocky   Feb-15-10 01:46 PM   #142 
  - I posted as an OP in GD.  bvar22   Feb-15-10 01:49 PM   #144 
     - Me too.  asdjrocky   Feb-15-10 01:54 PM   #147 
  - Bayh has effectively nixed that possibility  Jim Lane   Feb-15-10 03:50 PM   #170 
  - He lives in Indiana for certain  704wipes   Feb-15-10 04:36 PM   #181 
  - Mellencamp for Senator!  mrtjbrown   Feb-15-10 06:15 PM   #203 
  - Great idea!  mrtjbrown   Feb-15-10 06:28 PM   #207 
  - +1  susanwy   Feb-15-10 08:09 PM   #222 
  - His timing was so that the Indiana Democratic Party chooses  johnlal   Feb-15-10 01:40 PM   #136 
  - So does this mean he retires his name for Veep every election?  AllyCat   Feb-15-10 01:42 PM   #139 
  - Bayh's only use for the party was preventing a repub from having that seat  craigmatic   Feb-15-10 01:52 PM   #145 
  - We're screwed off another seat. Sigh. n/t  alp227   Feb-15-10 01:57 PM   #148 
  - Sounds like we're trading one fucking Republican for another.  rateyes   Feb-15-10 01:59 PM   #149 
  - Good riddance.  Vidar   Feb-15-10 02:06 PM   #150 
  - You know there is a girlfriend or some damned thing  tonysam   Feb-15-10 02:07 PM   #151 
  - Good riddance!  ObamaKerryDem   Feb-15-10 02:11 PM   #152 
  - It's folks like Bayh that have destroyed this country and particularly the Dem party  ooglymoogly   Feb-15-10 02:15 PM   #153 
  - about that 13 Million in the bank...IF any of that money was campaign funds  windbreeze   Feb-15-10 02:15 PM   #154 
  - Nothing to lose - lets nominate a fire breathing leftist.  autorank   Feb-15-10 02:37 PM   #159 
  - A fire-breathing populist might actually win n/t  janet118   Feb-15-10 04:47 PM   #184 
     - Hey you just described a progressive. nt  ooglymoogly   Feb-15-10 09:58 PM   #232 
  - It will probably be hard to hold.  ccharles000   Feb-15-10 02:48 PM   #160 
  - Any possibility that there are liberal/progressives from Indiana in the House?  defendandprotect   Feb-15-10 03:01 PM   #162 
  - not likely  democraticinsurgent   Feb-15-10 03:53 PM   #171 
  - Andre Carson most definitely IS  704wipes   Feb-15-10 04:45 PM   #183 
  - Here come the inevitable  notesdev   Feb-15-10 03:02 PM   #163 
  - Good riddance!  penndragon69   Feb-15-10 04:20 PM   #176 
  - Ditto! and fuck Ellsworth too!!  B Calm   Feb-15-10 04:35 PM   #180 
  - Is he going to work for Goldman Sachs or United Health or PhRMA? nt  valerief   Feb-15-10 04:21 PM   #177 
  - Good riddance DINO. Funny how the DINOs are running out the door...  NoodleyAppendage   Feb-15-10 04:51 PM   #186 
  - OMFG it's like the stars haVe aligned. This is a historic moment. It almost.  ProgressOnTheMove   Feb-15-10 05:14 PM   #193 
  - "Oh Boo Hoo, we can't get anything done so I'm quitting"  Myrina   Feb-15-10 05:22 PM   #194 
  - Sarah Palin & Evan Bayh = Quitters  Divine Discontent   Feb-15-10 05:27 PM   #198 
  - Dont be too angry about the signatures-thing  Betty Karlson   Feb-15-10 05:31 PM   #199 
  - Good. I hope they can find a good Democratic candidate to run.  Luciferous   Feb-15-10 06:09 PM   #202 
  - The state Democratic machine gets to choose, not the Democratic voters.  rhett o rick   Feb-15-10 07:41 PM   #216 
  - I prefer progressives myself  LatteLibertine   Feb-15-10 06:22 PM   #206 
  - It was a bit self serving to announce it on Presidents day.  Mr. Sparkle   Feb-15-10 07:48 PM   #218 
  - hasta la vista pendejo...  BlueCollar   Feb-15-10 08:29 PM   #226 
  - Oh, yeah. He "serviced" his fellow citizens all right  Canuckistanian   Feb-15-10 08:53 PM   #229 
  - I will not miss him.  donheld   Feb-15-10 09:48 PM   #230 
  - Good riddance.  New Dawn   Feb-15-10 10:38 PM   #236 
  - Good riddance  DebbieCDC   Feb-15-10 10:38 PM   #237 
  - And to think Obama almost picked this LOSER for VP - glad he came to his senses.  jillan   Feb-15-10 10:47 PM   #238 
  - Good riddance to a fucking DINO - he's a repuke at heart anyway...  TankLV   Feb-16-10 08:24 AM   #245 
  - Effin' Bayh  Opie Umden   Feb-16-10 09:52 AM   #250 
  - If he doesn't want to run I'm fine with it.  PoliticalOne65   Feb-16-10 07:22 PM   #263 
 

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