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terrapinwelcher Donating Member (123 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-19-10 12:20 PM
Response to Reply #104
109. I Didn't
In fact I didn't even vote for her in the primary. But I do think that you got a clearer picture on what you would have gotten with her. I think she's a nasty bitch, but I also think that Obama lied to us and used us for his own purposes. Like I have freely admitted, I'm a little bitter about the whole experience.
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  -Ex-Obama pastor: 'Obama threw me under the bus' RainMickey  May-18-10 08:26 AM   #0 
  - The "ugly head" here ain't Wright's (n/t)  bread_and_roses   May-18-10 08:34 AM   #1 
  - +1 And yet, that hateful Rick Warren, is still in favor.  Better Today   May-18-10 09:04 AM   #19 
  - WTF???  terrapinwelcher   May-18-10 09:07 AM   #20 
     - Wtf are you talking about? How can you even compare him,  EFerrari   May-18-10 09:34 AM   #29 
     - Don't Be Dense  terrapinwelcher   May-18-10 09:43 AM   #33 
        - The connection is obvious and not at all off topic  proud2BlibKansan   May-18-10 10:13 AM   #38 
        - It Speaks to One Thing and One Thing Only  terrapinwelcher   May-18-10 10:18 AM   #39 
        - Bite your tongue.  bitchkitty   May-18-10 06:07 PM   #75 
        - oh please don't say that hilary is above the fray. come on man or  okieinpain   May-19-10 10:40 AM   #104 
           - I Didn't  terrapinwelcher   May-19-10 12:20 PM   #109 
        - yeah, Obama goes to his church three times a week  snooper2   May-18-10 11:53 AM   #57 
        - Regardless of the wording, there is obviously a comparison to be made.  EFerrari   May-18-10 10:26 AM   #40 
        - You're being obtuse and dense.  Better Today   May-18-10 10:31 AM   #44 
        - Uhh, okey-dokey . . .  terrapinwelcher   May-18-10 10:36 AM   #45 
           - So you need it explained? Great, thanks for proving my point, and  Better Today   May-18-10 10:44 AM   #47 
              - Sorry  terrapinwelcher   May-18-10 11:07 AM   #50 
        - You Say That Like Wright Did Something Wrong  NashVegas   May-19-10 08:24 AM   #101 
           - no he said "goddamn america" n/t.  okieinpain   May-19-10 10:49 AM   #105 
     - No, what I'm saying is it either should have been both or neither, but  Better Today   May-18-10 10:30 AM   #43 
        - Fair Enough  terrapinwelcher   May-18-10 11:49 AM   #55 
        - of course he is, the only president we've ever had in recent history  okieinpain   May-19-10 10:51 AM   #107 
        - You're right. Obama hates black people.  geek tragedy   May-18-10 05:33 PM   #72 
  - Exactly, he was thrown under the bus.  New Dawn   May-18-10 09:39 PM   #89 
  - yes it is, and yes he's not the only one. but to give a speech in  okieinpain   May-19-10 10:39 AM   #103 
  - personally i think he deserved to be thrown under the bus. that man tried to  ejpoeta   May-18-10 08:35 AM   #2 
  - He's right. Obama did throw him under the bus, for the sake of political expediency.  katandmoon   May-18-10 08:35 AM   #3 
  - More expediency all around  zipplewrath   May-18-10 08:41 AM   #4 
  - Wright married the Obamas, baptized their children, and gave Obama "The Audicity of Hope" title --  katandmoon   May-18-10 02:40 PM   #61 
     - He was the pastor  zipplewrath   May-18-10 02:43 PM   #62 
  - But that's not fair. Obama never heard Wright use any of that strong language.  RainMickey   May-18-10 08:42 AM   #6 
  - it's amazing how often the *you can't blame Obama* meme pops up  Donnachaidh   May-18-10 09:30 AM   #27 
     - Guess you missed the sarcasm in my post. Oh well.  RainMickey   May-18-10 10:09 AM   #37 
  - No, he didn't...he refused to throw him under the bus in his famous speech  CreekDog   May-18-10 09:08 AM   #21 
  - +1  Hekate   May-19-10 03:58 AM   #93 
  - Not political expediency -  dflprincess   May-18-10 01:10 PM   #60 
  - Maybe if Americans weren't so racist, he could have stayed in his church nt  ecstatic   May-18-10 03:09 PM   #65 
  - man it's every day people in that church that would have thrown  okieinpain   May-19-10 10:54 AM   #108 
  - remember that speech about how much Obama claimed to  Bluenorthwest   May-18-10 08:41 AM   #5 
  - It's getting awfully crowded under here! n/t  QC   May-18-10 08:43 AM   #7 
  - So is Wright the new DU hero?  emulatorloo   May-18-10 08:49 AM   #9 
  - He was quite a hero on DU at one time,  QC   May-18-10 08:56 AM   #16 
  - No, when he spouted insane nonsense in an effort to elect McCain  geek tragedy   May-18-10 05:32 PM   #71 
  - where exactly has that been posted ANYWHERE on this thread?  Donnachaidh   May-18-10 09:32 AM   #28 
  - All kinds of people bashing Obama for not wanting to  geek tragedy   May-18-10 05:34 PM   #73 
  - See the post I replied to. Apparently he is welcome under the bus with all the DU'ers  emulatorloo   May-18-10 07:16 PM   #83 
  - why exagerate?  fascisthunter   May-18-10 10:49 AM   #48 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-18-10 05:30 PM   #69 
  - +100  florida08   May-18-10 09:56 AM   #35 
  - Obama gave a speech supporting YOU Wright, and then you continued  Jefferson23   May-18-10 08:47 AM   #8 
  - Obama turned around and began using hate preachers  Bluenorthwest   May-18-10 08:52 AM   #12 
  - there ya go  florida08   May-18-10 09:59 AM   #36 
  - +1  Hekate   May-19-10 03:58 AM   #94 
  - yes he did because Rev. Wright could not keep his mouth shut.  Botany   May-18-10 08:50 AM   #10 
  - Are you saying Wright SHOULD have shut up????  robcon   May-18-10 08:52 AM   #11 
  - You are the master of all words you don't say ....  Botany   May-18-10 08:55 AM   #14 
  - Obama's business is politics, and he was taking care of business.  RaleighNCDUer   May-18-10 09:09 AM   #23 
  - It's really all a shame.....Barack and Michelle loved that church and doing the Lord's work.  RainMickey   May-18-10 09:16 AM   #25 
     - You've really got quite the little ax to grind. Why don't you tell us what you really think?  Hekate   May-19-10 03:59 AM   #95 
        - I think we're seeing what bald-faced lying brings us.  RainMickey   May-19-10 07:25 AM   #97 
           - Bitter. Thank you for sharing.  Hekate   May-19-10 12:44 PM   #111 
  - Nobody should be required to associate with someone no matter what they say  CreekDog   May-18-10 11:27 AM   #53 
     - +1  Hekate   May-19-10 04:00 AM   #96 
        - Ditto  goclark   May-19-10 09:42 AM   #102 
  - Indeed. Speaking honestly about one's political positions should be discouraged. n/t  RainMickey   May-18-10 08:52 AM   #13 
  - Wright has the right to speak, Obama has the right to demonstrate his dissaproval  guruoo   May-18-10 09:09 AM   #22 
     - Agreed, even if it did take him 20 years to do so....nothing suspicous there....  RainMickey   May-18-10 09:12 AM   #24 
        - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-18-10 09:34 AM   #31 
        - Wright wasn't saying "god damn America" 20 years ago.  guruoo   May-18-10 11:06 AM   #49 
           - Whatever helps you sleep at night. n/t  RainMickey   May-18-10 11:13 AM   #51 
  - Politicians are Politicians  terrapinwelcher   May-18-10 08:56 AM   #15 
  - He deserved to be Run over by the bus after his pathetic appearance at the National Press Club  MadBadger   May-18-10 08:57 AM   #17 
  - Yup he threw under the bus in that appearance  Egnever   May-18-10 09:42 AM   #32 
     - And, it's no surprise that he would  Cha   May-18-10 02:57 PM   #64 
  - So what the hell did he expect? n/t  guruoo   May-18-10 09:02 AM   #18 
  - "he threw me under the bus literally!" no. FIGURATIVELY, you idiot!  unblock   May-18-10 09:22 AM   #26 
  - One of the biggest mistakes Obama made was casting Wright aside  johnlucas   May-18-10 09:34 AM   #30 
  - + 1000.  ShortnFiery   May-18-10 11:52 AM   #56 
  - No truer words were ever spoken! thumbsup! n/t  RainMickey   May-18-10 12:35 PM   #59 
  - In the end, it's foolish for anyone to follow a specific preacher/pastor  ecstatic   May-18-10 03:13 PM   #66 
  - .....and i voted for obama because he repudiated wright  unabelladonna   May-18-10 05:10 PM   #68 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-18-10 05:31 PM   #70 
  - Thank you for this post. n/t  bitchkitty   May-18-10 06:22 PM   #77 
  - At least he has lots of company  Hawkowl   May-18-10 09:52 AM   #34 
  - He can come sit by me. I bet he knows some great stories.  EFerrari   May-18-10 10:27 AM   #41 
  - He lost all credibility in this article with this sentence:  Kelvin Mace   May-18-10 10:29 AM   #42 
  - I know this brings back giddy moments from the campaign season, for some.  Tarheel_Dem   May-18-10 10:43 AM   #46 
  - Well, we know he doesn't know the meaning  Cha   May-18-10 02:47 PM   #63 
  - More like he jumped in front of it  CreekDog   May-18-10 11:25 AM   #52 
  - The idiot chucked himself under the bus.  proteus_lives   May-18-10 11:36 AM   #54 
  - Help is on the way!  slackmaster   May-18-10 12:08 PM   #58 
  - The First of Many  Demeter   May-18-10 03:43 PM   #67 
  - Jeremiah Wright's greatest hits of batshit insanity:  geek tragedy   May-18-10 05:40 PM   #74 
  - He sounds almost as nutty as this guy.  RainMickey   May-18-10 06:21 PM   #76 
  - Van Jones got a raw deal over one small mistake.  geek tragedy   May-18-10 06:22 PM   #78 
     - Translation: Another mouthy brother tossed under the bus. n/t  RainMickey   May-18-10 06:34 PM   #80 
  - At the Spy Museum in DC they have an exhibit that says J Edgar Hoover knew about Pearl Harbor  Phoebe Loosinhouse   May-19-10 07:28 AM   #98 
  - Oh so you think that the government can't be subversive against its own citizens?  johnlucas   May-19-10 07:31 AM   #99 
  - The nation's least exclusive club  Doctor_J   May-18-10 06:28 PM   #79 
  - I'm not sure any politician in their right mind would want to be  Socal31   May-18-10 06:35 PM   #81 
  - So how does that explain 20 years sitting in the pews? n/t  RainMickey   May-18-10 06:37 PM   #82 
     - I Think I Can Understand It  terrapinwelcher   May-18-10 08:38 PM   #85 
     - Funny, that's what Glenn Beck et al said.  geek tragedy   May-19-10 12:54 PM   #112 
        - See my post #113 below  Hekate   May-19-10 01:47 PM   #115 
  - The universe has no bus under which his ego will fit  PurityOfEssence   May-18-10 08:22 PM   #84 
  - don't feel bad, Reverend Wright....  unkachuck   May-18-10 08:58 PM   #86 
  - Considering Wright is a bigot...  MellowDem   May-18-10 09:23 PM   #87 
  - You Had Me Going There For A While.  terrapinwelcher   May-18-10 09:26 PM   #88 
  - You're good. You could do stand-up. n/t  RainMickey   May-18-10 09:59 PM   #90 
  - Whatever..he's a whiner and a victim..  Cha   May-18-10 10:36 PM   #91 
  - White america told Barack  classysassy   May-18-10 11:03 PM   #92 
  - I think Black America told Barack that, too.  robcon   May-19-10 08:13 AM   #100 
  - More accurately: he walked in front of the bus himself. n/t  time_has_come   May-19-10 10:51 AM   #106 
  - If Wright wants to be listened to he needs to start saying something Obama wants to hear  marshall   May-19-10 12:33 PM   #110 
  - I'll say one thing for the OP: s/he's got a genuine talent ...  Hekate   May-19-10 12:57 PM   #113 
  - Ah, so if I'm not lock-step with the official marching orders then...  RainMickey   May-19-10 01:18 PM   #114 
     - I love that story  Kingofalldems   May-19-10 01:59 PM   #116 
        - Feel free to point out where I'm wrong.  RainMickey   May-19-10 02:22 PM   #117 
  - Locking  cbayer   May-19-10 02:44 PM   #118 

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