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ixion Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-31-11 08:42 PM
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6. wow...caved in record time
lame.
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  -President Obama Agrees to Address Congress on Sept. 8 (instead of Sept. 7) Tx4obama  Aug-31-11 08:30 PM   #0 
  - Makes Me PUKE  rsmith6621   Aug-31-11 08:32 PM   #1 
  - Probably the day he puts an R next to his name  hyphenate   Sep-01-11 01:52 AM   #96 
  - Headline at MSNBC.com  cal04   Aug-31-11 08:33 PM   #2 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-31-11 08:35 PM   #3 
  - Here's one...  YvonneCa   Aug-31-11 08:36 PM   #4 
  - Thanks. I updated the OP. n/t  Tx4obama   Aug-31-11 08:39 PM   #5 
  - wow...caved in record time  ixion   Aug-31-11 08:42 PM   #6 
  - let's just stop having elections and let the Republicans run everything  yurbud   Aug-31-11 10:34 PM   #59 
  - IOW, no change whatever?  No Elephants   Aug-31-11 10:38 PM   #60 
  - or... What if the GOP held a debate and nobody watched?  Overseas   Sep-01-11 11:42 AM   #106 
  - I knew he would cave in. n/t  RebelOne   Aug-31-11 08:42 PM   #7 
  - It would have been a great morale booster to progressives if Obama had said that he is invoking  totodeinhere   Aug-31-11 08:45 PM   #8 
  - Article II, Section 3 has a restriction  garthranzz   Aug-31-11 09:30 PM   #35 
     - They won't let him do anything.  tcaudilllg   Aug-31-11 09:44 PM   #45 
     - you are right and a lot of whiny left blames obama for their own failure to challenge RW radio  certainot   Aug-31-11 09:46 PM   #46 
     - Obama follows law, screaming results from the peanut galleries about betrayal.  boppers   Aug-31-11 10:54 PM   #67 
     - To Sir With Love.....  Eykis   Sep-01-11 11:28 AM   #105 
  - I think....  unkachuck   Aug-31-11 08:46 PM   #9 
  - The blame lies at the feet of the GOP  Tx4obama   Aug-31-11 08:49 PM   #12 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-31-11 08:46 PM   #10 
  - Embarrassing  BeyondGeography   Aug-31-11 08:47 PM   #11 
  - What the hell is going on at the White House?  bigworld   Aug-31-11 08:51 PM   #14 
  - Not surprised really that he was reasonable, some people might well do to learn  cstanleytech   Aug-31-11 08:51 PM   #13 
  - +1 n/t  jaysunb   Aug-31-11 08:54 PM   #15 
  - Inept is more like it  BeyondGeography   Aug-31-11 08:59 PM   #18 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-31-11 09:04 PM   #22 
  - And fighting over this would have won the american people what exactly?  cstanleytech   Aug-31-11 09:15 PM   #27 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-31-11 09:32 PM   #36 
        - and what was he supposed to do? with the cowards on the left who give limbaugh a free speech free ri  certainot   Aug-31-11 09:52 PM   #49 
           - "whiny left???"  mvd   Aug-31-11 09:58 PM   #50 
              - And BTW  mvd   Aug-31-11 10:01 PM   #52 
              - everything liberals want is harder because they ignore talk radio and  certainot   Aug-31-11 10:09 PM   #55 
                 - That's not the basis of the problem.  mvd   Aug-31-11 10:23 PM   #57 
                    - you think the last 20 years disaster was just a cyclical shift to the right?  certainot   Aug-31-11 10:43 PM   #63 
                       - Yes, I do. I agree to disagree. One that we help let happen by moving..  mvd   Aug-31-11 10:45 PM   #64 
                       - in every state giant RW radio stations dominate and wreak havok in all things political, they  certainot   Aug-31-11 11:10 PM   #73 
                          - Well, that I agree with. Agree to disagree that ignoring..  mvd   Sep-01-11 12:27 AM   #84 
                             - that's our job, we the people  certainot   Sep-01-11 12:39 AM   #85 
                                - We pretty much know what they say  mvd   Sep-01-11 01:09 AM   #90 
                                   - there's no reason for universities to do sports on limbaugh stations without protest  certainot   Sep-01-11 01:23 AM   #92 
                                      - I don't think we "let" them do anything  mvd   Sep-01-11 01:45 AM   #94 
                                         - there is NO organized challenge to those 1000 corporate megaphones  certainot   Sep-01-11 02:05 AM   #98 
                       - Not cyclical. Planned.  No Elephants   Aug-31-11 10:55 PM   #69 
                       - they can plan all they want, if all they have is money democracy would still have us going  certainot   Aug-31-11 11:15 PM   #74 
                       - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-31-11 11:51 PM   #79 
                          - they're screaming from every corner and stump in the US that liberals are liars and traitors  certainot   Aug-31-11 11:59 PM   #80 
                             - reading comprehension isnt your strong suit-I SAID GET THE LEFTY MILLIONAIRES  StarsInHerHair   Sep-01-11 12:02 AM   #81 
                                - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-01-11 12:47 AM   #86 
                                - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-01-11 12:48 AM   #87 
                                - you'll be waiting a long time for a millionaire to pull up your bootstraps  certainot   Sep-01-11 01:09 AM   #89 
  - +1  handmade34   Aug-31-11 09:16 PM   #30 
  - Can't really blame Obama here.  blueclown   Aug-31-11 08:57 PM   #16 
  - Yes, you can and should blame Obama.........nt  bowens43   Aug-31-11 09:03 PM   #21 
  - You are right he "could"  cstanleytech   Aug-31-11 09:16 PM   #29 
  - I agree that Obama should not have made a deal, but Obama has no problem stepping on toes.  No Elephants   Aug-31-11 10:48 PM   #65 
  - Seriously?  humbled_opinion   Aug-31-11 08:59 PM   #17 
  - Boehner's letter said something about Congress having to be swept.  No Elephants   Aug-31-11 11:00 PM   #71 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-31-11 09:02 PM   #19 
  - Well, that Social Security thing is up for grabs, too.  Faygo Kid   Aug-31-11 09:02 PM   #20 
  - Just one more capitulation  humanityisfree   Aug-31-11 09:04 PM   #23 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-31-11 09:06 PM   #24 
  - He caved....  SoapBox   Aug-31-11 09:10 PM   #25 
  - No big deal...  onpatrol98   Aug-31-11 09:13 PM   #26 
  - A touch of class  TomClash   Aug-31-11 09:16 PM   #28 
  - Beyond Pathetic. Beyond Sad. Can't stand to hear his voice anymore.  timefortherevolution   Aug-31-11 09:19 PM   #31 
  - "Thank you, sir! May I have another?"  KamaAina   Aug-31-11 09:21 PM   #32 
  - If you are going to step into the ring and take a swing...  SHRED   Aug-31-11 09:22 PM   #33 
  - Or hit very hard your first time...  Javaman   Sep-01-11 09:13 AM   #103 
  - President Obama reeling em in. Smart Move.  Veracious   Aug-31-11 09:22 PM   #34 
  - Agree. President Obama is the only grown up in the room.  kiranon   Aug-31-11 10:53 PM   #66 
  - ...yet another Cleveland Steamer from Boehner to Obama...n/t  Pryderi   Aug-31-11 09:33 PM   #37 
  - why not sept 9 when there isn't a football game  2Design   Aug-31-11 09:33 PM   #38 
  - Doesn't Obama have to be in NYC first thing on September 11? Maybe he also  No Elephants   Aug-31-11 11:04 PM   #72 
  - This is like caving in to Hillbilly Heroin user Limbaugh...  GReedDiamond   Aug-31-11 09:35 PM   #39 
  - there is NO organized challenge to those 1000 corporate megaphones- it's the lefts's fault for  certainot   Aug-31-11 09:40 PM   #44 
     - How is it "the left's fault...  GReedDiamond   Aug-31-11 09:46 PM   #47 
     - your mother is a whore and your father is a thief-  certainot   Aug-31-11 09:59 PM   #51 
        - Actually, both my mother and father are dead...  GReedDiamond   Aug-31-11 10:41 PM   #61 
           - the left is marching to coconuts  certainot   Aug-31-11 11:26 PM   #77 
              - OK, I get it, it is "the left's" fault...  GReedDiamond   Sep-01-11 12:03 AM   #82 
                 - yes it is. the right do what's natural, which is to monopolize. democracy is the fighting chance and  certainot   Sep-01-11 01:05 AM   #88 
                    - The "Tea Party" is a corporately manufactured...  GReedDiamond   Sep-01-11 01:19 AM   #91 
                       - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-01-11 01:41 AM   #93 
                          - "as long as the left ignores RW radio they will continue...  GReedDiamond   Sep-01-11 02:03 AM   #97 
                             - demand universities find alt radio stations for sports, shame local advertisers in blue areas, picke  certainot   Sep-01-11 08:10 AM   #102 
     - dry up  mitchtv   Aug-31-11 11:17 PM   #75 
        - if the 'left' analyzes and evaluates and criticizes their reps while ignoring  certainot   Aug-31-11 11:33 PM   #78 
  - another case of blaming obama for their own ignorance and laziness  certainot   Aug-31-11 09:36 PM   #40 
  - Repukes absolutely are in charge  DreamSmoker   Aug-31-11 09:38 PM   #41 
  - More "change" I can`t believe in.  democrank   Aug-31-11 09:39 PM   #42 
  - Apparently this was Ron Paul's idea!  tcaudilllg   Aug-31-11 09:39 PM   #43 
  - I'm beginning to think Obama is doing everything NOT to get re-elected.  timefortherevolution   Aug-31-11 09:48 PM   #48 
  - If that's the case, I really wish he would do the LBJ thing and just step aside.  Frank Cannon   Sep-01-11 07:26 AM   #101 
  - I'll be watching the Packers...  HDPaulG   Aug-31-11 10:03 PM   #53 
  - Football fans may not be his targeted audience for this speech.  kiranon   Aug-31-11 10:55 PM   #70 
  - The speech will be BEFORE the game.  Tx4obama   Aug-31-11 11:24 PM   #76 
  - i was all ready to give them props before i realized that's the night of the first NFL game..  frylock   Aug-31-11 10:06 PM   #54 
  - Clumsy and over reaching ......  BOHICA12   Aug-31-11 10:15 PM   #56 
  - Smart in school....dumb on the bus....  russspeakeasy   Aug-31-11 10:31 PM   #58 
  - Why doesn't he just switch parties and make it official?  Metta   Aug-31-11 10:42 PM   #62 
  - This is sickening. How desperate can Obama be?  JDPriestly   Aug-31-11 10:54 PM   #68 
  - What's fascinating is  Phlem   Sep-01-11 12:18 AM   #83 
  - Capitulating  hyphenate   Sep-01-11 01:51 AM   #95 
  - When did "Yes, we can" get replaced by "They won't let us"  Adenoid_Hynkel   Sep-01-11 02:42 AM   #99 
  - A President can NOT give a speech in the House Chamber unless  Tx4obama   Sep-01-11 05:15 PM   #108 
  - isn't that the sad truth  fascisthunter   Sep-01-11 05:37 PM   #110 
  - This speech is a botch job already  Bragi   Sep-01-11 07:19 AM   #100 
  - Yes, that is it --  Hell Hath No Fury   Sep-01-11 10:26 AM   #104 
  - I've already heard several MSM mentioning Boehner objecting  alfredo   Sep-01-11 01:28 PM   #107 
  - Every word I can think of to use to describe my feelings for Obama  demwing   Sep-01-11 05:29 PM   #109 
     - you and many others  fascisthunter   Sep-01-11 05:38 PM   #111 
 

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