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muriel_volestrangler Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-01-11 07:11 PM
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20. So: "having grown up in Indonesia, Obama would view the British as imperialists"
No, Mike, that does not work. The British were in a few parts of Indonesia around the time of the Napoleonic Wars, but it was a completely Dutch colony from 1824. You meant Kenya, and you know it.
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  -Spokesman says Huckabee 'simply misspoke' about Obama's childhood stevedeshazer  Mar-01-11 06:33 PM   #0 
  - Such BS - throwing red meat to the birthers.  CakeGrrl   Mar-01-11 06:36 PM   #1 
  - Now we will see if he is actually a Christian.  PurgedVoter   Mar-01-11 11:45 PM   #40 
  - Usually when you "miss speak" you are voicing your true thoughts  Drale   Mar-01-11 06:37 PM   #2 
  - Then he's too stoopid to run...for anything, or to write a book. Ugh. nt  babylonsister   Mar-01-11 06:38 PM   #3 
  - Bull. He threw red meat to the birthers and now he's trying to step back  Arkana   Mar-01-11 06:39 PM   #4 
  - ? His saying that the President grew up in Kenya should endear him to the republican party. nt  AlinPA   Mar-01-11 06:43 PM   #7 
     - To the birthers, sure--but not to the mainstream GOP  Arkana   Mar-02-11 09:55 AM   #50 
        - The teabaggers run the show now and they eat up that birther stuff. Fifty one percent of  AlinPA   Mar-02-11 10:53 AM   #54 
  - That's like the time when I misspoke and noted that Huckabee once dug up and sodomized a corpse  Orrex   Mar-01-11 06:39 PM   #5 
  - Now i'm bummed......  Grassy Knoll   Mar-01-11 07:08 PM   #18 
  - Always wondered, did he have to take off his hood and sheet to do that?  Bandit   Mar-02-11 10:10 AM   #52 
  - Dog whistle to the freepers  Kingofalldems   Mar-01-11 06:42 PM   #6 
  - He is making up to the republicans for praising both Obamas last week. nt  AlinPA   Mar-01-11 06:44 PM   #10 
  - Is Huckabee going to make a public statement especially  OHdem10   Mar-01-11 06:43 PM   #8 
  - He misspoke at length - lying GOP POS  jpak   Mar-01-11 06:43 PM   #9 
  - From now on, when GOPers use the term "misspoke", just replace it with "LIED."  Ilsa   Mar-01-11 06:44 PM   #11 
  - 3 years from the time he was 3years old until he was 6 hardly qualifies as having grown-up.  patrice   Mar-01-11 06:45 PM   #12 
  - What are you talking about? Obama lived in Hawaii until he was 6  starroute   Mar-01-11 08:09 PM   #28 
     - Pardon my error. My basic point is that the brief period of time we're talking about here can hardly  patrice   Mar-01-11 09:19 PM   #33 
     - So right! Mau Mau Uprising and the torture by British  jbnow   Mar-02-11 09:47 AM   #49 
  - Republicans/Tea Baggers consider their kids grown-up/capable of fending for themselves at 6 yearsold  patrice   Mar-01-11 06:47 PM   #13 
  - No wait a minute, THAT'S other people's kids. Their own stay on the dole for life. nt  patrice   Mar-01-11 06:49 PM   #14 
  - Pardon me, Mike  Kennah   Mar-01-11 06:58 PM   #15 
  - Why does a guy who pardons cop killers garner this kind of attention in the first place?  PSPS   Mar-01-11 07:04 PM   #16 
  - Because compared to the other current GOP presidential contenders, he is still the most electable.  Kurmudgeon   Mar-02-11 12:40 AM   #42 
  - Happens to me all the time. (Kenya/Indonesia) They both end with "a".  Sonoman   Mar-01-11 07:08 PM   #17 
  - the birthers hear the BS and miss the retraction  yurbud   Mar-01-11 07:08 PM   #19 
  - So: "having grown up in Indonesia, Obama would view the British as imperialists"  muriel_volestrangler   Mar-01-11 07:11 PM   #20 
  - What an idiot. n/t  Mimosa   Mar-01-11 07:15 PM   #21 
  - I call Bullshit!  Blacksheep214   Mar-01-11 07:34 PM   #22 
  - If Ya Don't Know What Yer Sayin' Ya Shouldn't be President  AndyTiedye   Mar-01-11 07:40 PM   #23 
  - Mis-speaking is not very Presidential, Mikey.  chollybocker   Mar-01-11 07:42 PM   #24 
  - The Mau Maus were in Indonesia, Huck? And it was British?  jberryhill   Mar-01-11 07:43 PM   #25 
  - He did not grow up in Indonesia entirely, either  treestar   Mar-01-11 07:43 PM   #26 
  - Liar  tedbear   Mar-01-11 08:02 PM   #27 
  - On the other hand  Blacksheep214   Mar-01-11 08:20 PM   #29 
  - I'm sick of the term misspoke. It's used way too often, along with untruth.  bloomington-lib   Mar-01-11 08:41 PM   #30 
  - Mike Huckabee was the governor of Kandahar when the taliban were in power. nt.  harmonicon   Mar-01-11 08:52 PM   #31 
  - something tells me it won't be the last time he makes such a "mistake"  fishwax   Mar-01-11 09:14 PM   #32 
  - That Is Not Mispeaking  DallasNE   Mar-01-11 09:23 PM   #34 
  - What I really want to see  Blacksheep214   Mar-01-11 09:48 PM   #35 
  - ah! the folksy, likable, non-threatening, gov. hucksterble "unwittingly" stumbles. yeah, right.  marasinghe   Mar-01-11 10:13 PM   #36 
  - How do you REALLY feel?  Blacksheep214   Mar-01-11 10:22 PM   #37 
     - stumbling through the rest of my life stoned, so i don't have to notice the train wreck - i think?  marasinghe   Mar-01-11 10:35 PM   #38 
  - If you cannot tell the difference between Kenya and Indonesia you should not be President.  applegrove   Mar-01-11 11:41 PM   #39 
  - Mispeak is now officially a synonym for lie. nt  valerief   Mar-01-11 11:59 PM   #41 
  - Allow me this mispeak regarding Huckabee  upi402   Mar-02-11 12:45 AM   #43 
  - All teabaggers are child rapists  randr   Mar-02-11 08:23 AM   #44 
  - It could be true. Kenya and Indonesia are very similar and the British were in both - oopsie,  yellowcanine   Mar-02-11 08:25 AM   #45 
  - And of course everyone knows that the Mau Mau were a HUGH problem in Indonesia.  yellowcanine   Mar-02-11 10:25 AM   #53 
  - Spewing birther nonsense and then sending your spokesman out to cover for you is just going to make  yellowcanine   Mar-02-11 08:37 AM   #46 
  - Lying, sub-human piece of shit  Doctor_J   Mar-02-11 08:40 AM   #47 
  - Misspeaking is so in these days, huh Mike?  Jennicut   Mar-02-11 09:08 AM   #48 
  - That was Newt Gingrich's talking point a few short months ago.  Solly Mack   Mar-02-11 10:08 AM   #51 
  - Well, I think he did misspeak; everyone does at one time or another; however,  VermeerLives   Mar-02-11 06:44 PM   #55 

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