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70. The only sensible statement ever made by Simpson! n/t
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  -FMR. GOP SEN. ALAN SIMPSON CALLS REPUBLICAN REFUSAL TO RAISE REVENUE ABSOLUTE BULLSHIT kpete  Jun-30-11 08:34 PM   #0 
  - The Republicans will certainly vote to raise revenue  Seedersandleechers   Jun-30-11 08:51 PM   #1 
  - Give them nothing.  Dept of Beer   Jun-30-11 11:07 PM   #25 
  - The republicans are  Nossida   Jun-30-11 08:54 PM   #2 
  - Your bias obscures your point.  Kurmudgeon   Jul-01-11 12:01 AM   #30 
  - I think the point comes shinning thru. Might not have used "fat". nm  rhett o rick   Jul-01-11 05:19 AM   #45 
  - generally speaking, sheeple are fat....  tomp   Jul-01-11 05:48 AM   #48 
     - When used to insult people, the word "fat" is a slur, IMHO. nm  rhett o rick   Jul-01-11 07:37 AM   #53 
        - when used to insult people, is there a word that isn't a slur?  ret5hd   Jul-01-11 11:13 AM   #72 
  - christofascist christofascist christofascist christofascist christofascist  Enthusiast   Jul-01-11 05:33 AM   #47 
  - Obscures the fact that Republicons vote against America time and time again?  SpiralHawk   Jul-01-11 05:55 AM   #50 
  - Seems you got it, however.  Ikonoklast   Jul-01-11 10:36 AM   #65 
  - In fairness, Nossida's post does not all say "and all Christians are Christofascists."  No Elephants   Jul-01-11 11:20 AM   #74 
  - I had the same thought...nt  Patchuli   Jul-02-11 12:57 AM   #93 
  - not yet albeit your not an angel either  PatrynXX   Jul-01-11 01:18 AM   #32 
  - Doesn't matter what your girth is  Plucketeer   Jul-01-11 11:57 AM   #82 
  - BS  SpiralHawk   Jun-30-11 08:56 PM   #3 
  - Alan "300 million tit suckers"  salinen   Jun-30-11 09:12 PM   #4 
  - True. I listened to him last night (on O'Donnell?)  jtuck004   Jun-30-11 09:25 PM   #9 
     - If he considers being pulled by an extreme to be a bad thing...  JHB   Jun-30-11 09:49 PM   #13 
        - I know. Irony. n/t  jtuck004   Jun-30-11 10:34 PM   #22 
  - as much as I hate this creep  DonCoquixote   Jun-30-11 09:20 PM   #5 
  - Hmmm. Well yes it is.  plumbob   Jun-30-11 09:22 PM   #6 
  - He did it on Lawrence show yesterday.  elleng   Jun-30-11 09:22 PM   #7 
  - Actually we are fighting 7 wars.  ej510   Jun-30-11 09:23 PM   #8 
  - Is your mind spinning out of control??  stevedeshazer   Jun-30-11 09:36 PM   #10 
  - 10-4!  DemoTex   Jun-30-11 09:51 PM   #14 
     - Whoa. Strange vortex here.  stevedeshazer   Jun-30-11 10:29 PM   #20 
     - Thank you for the gonzo quote, DemoTex. Apropos. nt  bertman   Jul-01-11 09:07 AM   #57 
  - When Alan Simpson starts looking like a moderate, we're really in trouble. n/t  pnwmom   Jun-30-11 09:39 PM   #11 
  - We ARE In Trouble  Vogon_Glory   Jun-30-11 10:05 PM   #17 
  - What you describe is the further Nazification of the GOP.  Hubert Flottz   Jun-30-11 10:43 PM   #23 
  - The GOP supported the Nazis prior to WWII. Prescott bu$h was Hitler's banker.  TxVietVet   Jul-01-11 01:40 AM   #37 
  - Poppy Koch made his bones (and his fortune) courtesy of Joe Stalin, though.  No Elephants   Jul-01-11 11:28 AM   #75 
  - Theodore Roosevelt, Eisenhower, Lincoln, McKinley, Hoover, & Goldwater are all Communists by current  Faryn Balyncd   Jul-01-11 02:08 AM   #39 
  - Theodore Roosevelt had the good sense to change Parties after he left the WH.  No Elephants   Jul-01-11 11:41 AM   #78 
  - I have become convinced that the GOP has become unhinged  AlbertCat   Jul-01-11 10:01 AM   #62 
     - Right now, the main reason I see is that the President has power to appoint Supreme Court Justices.  No Elephants   Jul-01-11 11:52 AM   #79 
  - Start the clock  Phaedrus76   Jun-30-11 10:30 PM   #21 
  - Welcome to DU, Phaedrus76!  pnwmom   Jun-30-11 11:04 PM   #24 
  - tick tick tick ding ding....  delunapark   Jul-01-11 01:23 AM   #33 
  - I don't think so  PatSeg   Jul-01-11 08:19 AM   #55 
  - Wrong. He doesn't have to take it back,  bornskeptic   Jul-01-11 10:29 AM   #63 
  - he only looks moderate if you don't recognize the tactics.  tomp   Jul-01-11 05:52 AM   #49 
     - "this is obama's plan coming to fruition" - I think your crystal ball needs repair. n/t  emulatorloo   Jul-01-11 10:42 AM   #67 
  - Wow  colsohlibgal   Jun-30-11 09:41 PM   #12 
  - That's The Closest Thing I've Seen To Sanity Coming From A Republican Politician  Vogon_Glory   Jun-30-11 09:57 PM   #15 
  - Simpson has always been one to speak his mind, and occasionally hit the nail on the head  Jack Rabbit   Jun-30-11 10:04 PM   #16 
  - so he wants to raise taxes on the poor and middle class.  provis99   Jun-30-11 10:17 PM   #18 
  - Exactly  Art_from_Ark   Jul-01-11 03:29 AM   #42 
  - Stopped clocks. That is all n/t  eridani   Jun-30-11 10:18 PM   #19 
  - The so-called "cat food commission" had some good recommendations, and some bad.  Hoyt   Jun-30-11 11:19 PM   #26 
  - Honesty accrues as we approach Death.  RoryK   Jun-30-11 11:31 PM   #27 
  - It is bullshit.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-30-11 11:32 PM   #28 
  - Eventually, we will need to cut spending. But if we do so right now, there  coalition_unwilling   Jul-01-11 02:06 AM   #38 
  - yeah, after eight years of tax cuts for corporations and wealthy  newspeak   Jul-01-11 11:03 AM   #68 
  - Has Obama tried  creeksneakers2   Jun-30-11 11:44 PM   #29 
  - That is a very sensible idea.  dotymed   Jul-01-11 07:57 AM   #54 
     - Has Obama once stood up to bullies in a meaningful way  lark   Jul-01-11 12:17 PM   #84 
  - Beautiful. Simpson just kicked the GOP leadership in the teeth.  reformist2   Jul-01-11 12:46 AM   #31 
  - 3... wars...  robinlynne   Jul-01-11 01:25 AM   #34 
  - more than that  spooked911   Jul-01-11 07:23 AM   #52 
  - Because it is bullshit!  DocMac   Jul-01-11 01:31 AM   #35 
  - The conservanazis are beholden to Goober Norquist.  TxVietVet   Jul-01-11 01:34 AM   #36 
  - Alan "Enema Man" Simpson strikes again.  TrollBuster9090   Jul-01-11 02:45 AM   #40 
  - THE FRAUD NEVER ENDS and republicans don't want our democracy to work  HowHasItComeToThis   Jul-01-11 09:56 AM   #61 
  - Got that right!!  DCBob   Jul-01-11 02:53 AM   #41 
  - the republicans  melm00se   Jul-01-11 04:25 AM   #43 
  - Present day Republicans  The Wizard   Jul-01-11 05:15 AM   #44 
  - Even a complete asshole like Simpson can recognize this.  Enthusiast   Jul-01-11 05:30 AM   #46 
  - Damn;  greiner3   Jul-01-11 06:17 AM   #51 
  - Grover Norquist is not an elected official  PatSeg   Jul-01-11 08:24 AM   #56 
  - Don't forget the other war  Blacksheep214   Jul-01-11 09:45 AM   #59 
  - All those private prisons  PatSeg   Jul-01-11 09:54 AM   #60 
     - Indeed!  Blacksheep214   Jul-01-11 10:30 AM   #64 
  - True - and it really shows that these "elected" officials are just puppets.  polichick   Jul-01-11 11:35 AM   #76 
     - And can you imagine anyone  PatSeg   Jul-01-11 12:43 PM   #85 
        - Or my father's Democratic Party either - he's disgusted with it.  polichick   Jul-01-11 12:51 PM   #86 
           - My dad was very political until Nixon  PatSeg   Jul-01-11 01:09 PM   #88 
  - I have heard some sense coming from some other Republicans  loyalsister   Jul-01-11 09:44 AM   #58 
  - Kicked and recommended.  Uncle Joe   Jul-01-11 10:39 AM   #66 
  - come on, alan, who's louder, you or limbaugh & hannity, who say 6 hrs/ day that it's no big deal  certainot   Jul-01-11 11:06 AM   #69 
  - The only sensible statement ever made by Simpson! n/t  dmosh42   Jul-01-11 11:09 AM   #70 
  - People seem to forget "we" have raised taxes--on the poor.  No Elephants   Jul-01-11 11:13 AM   #71 
  - what I see when the repugs tout their "oh woe the deficit"  newspeak   Jul-01-11 11:15 AM   #73 
  - "Deficits don't matter." Dick Cheney.  No Elephants   Jul-01-11 11:55 AM   #81 
  - He's probably jealous of Grover's power.  polichick   Jul-01-11 11:36 AM   #77 
  - Absolute male bovine excrement in addition to putrid, rancid, stinking bullshit  indepat   Jul-01-11 11:54 AM   #80 
  - Meow Mix.  No Elephants   Jul-01-11 11:59 AM   #83 
  - Good for him!  bobburgster   Jul-01-11 12:58 PM   #87 
  - He's no friend of DUers, that's for sure.  Faygo Kid   Jul-01-11 02:21 PM   #89 
  - I agree that it's BS  libmom74   Jul-01-11 05:04 PM   #90 
  - You know you are dealing with fascist party if Alan Simpson is to the left of said party. nt  Lucky Luciano   Jul-01-11 05:48 PM   #91 
  - Simpson and Obama likely have a deal  MannyGoldstein   Jul-01-11 06:04 PM   #92 
 

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