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mandyky Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Aug-05-03 03:28 PM
Response to Reply #74
76. Hi MasonJar, I'm in
Richmond, where are you? (I am a transplant to KY, originally from upstate NY)
I think Dean's stance on guns will help him with a lot of rural voters!
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  -How Do You Think This Dean Statement Will Play in the Southland?? Starpass  Aug-05-03 12:22 PM   #0 
  - Generally  LuminousX   Aug-05-03 12:28 PM   #1 
  - I'm not a southerner, but I think they like all Americans appreciate  mistertrickster   Aug-05-03 12:28 PM   #2 
  - Guess I forgot about the "other part of it"  Starpass   Aug-05-03 12:33 PM   #3 
     - Blue  LuminousX   Aug-05-03 12:41 PM   #8 
  - Won't this approach make Mr. Rove angry?  DemLikr   Aug-05-03 12:35 PM   #4 
  - Dean may have a hook hear that could ring throughout the south.  styersc   Aug-05-03 12:43 PM   #10 
  - Only a recent southerner but  bowens43   Aug-05-03 12:37 PM   #5 
  - I like his tactic, but  Gringo   Aug-05-03 12:38 PM   #6 
  - Give me a break. NY and SF? Who can actually AFFORD to live there?  FoxNewsIsTheDevil   Aug-05-03 01:10 PM   #19 
  - Wow - defensive much?  Gringo   Aug-05-03 02:00 PM   #53 
  - "islands of civilization" in the south - lol  Yupster   Aug-05-03 02:48 PM   #64 
  - Gringo is right  LondonReign2   Aug-05-03 03:34 PM   #80 
  - "People in Texas are ignorant and proud of it."  Yupster   Aug-05-03 04:43 PM   #86 
  - Gringo! You mean the RW Fundie Southerners.......not the rest...please  KoKo01   Aug-05-03 04:58 PM   #90 
     - As I said in my post  Gringo   Aug-05-03 11:22 PM   #96 
        - Geeze Gringo  Yupster   Aug-06-03 11:29 AM   #113 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-06-03 12:49 AM   #100 
  - Trouble with your analysis is that you're talking about big cities and  DemBones DemBones   Aug-05-03 01:10 PM   #20 
  - I was born in Brooklyn and now live in Texas  Yupster   Aug-05-03 02:43 PM   #61 
  - Bravissimo!  misanthrope   Aug-06-03 01:03 AM   #103 
  - not a southerner but I tend to agree with Dean's assessment  CMT   Aug-05-03 12:40 PM   #7 
  - Dean may be from New England, but he's very comfortable  janx   Aug-05-03 12:43 PM   #9 
  - This is a losing strategy.  NewGuy   Aug-05-03 12:46 PM   #11 
  - To be fair, do we know the exact statement or the context  janx   Aug-05-03 12:59 PM   #14 
  - I've heard Dean's statement  CMT   Aug-05-03 01:07 PM   #17 
  - Well there's certainly nothing wrong with that...  janx   Aug-05-03 01:12 PM   #22 
  - Right -- NOT at all condescending, as the original poster  Eloriel   Aug-06-03 01:15 AM   #104 
     - ...and respectful.  janx   Aug-07-03 06:05 PM   #119 
  - Agreed  lkinsale   Aug-05-03 02:55 PM   #67 
  - no way  inthecorneroverhere   Aug-05-03 12:49 PM   #12 
  - inthecorner---that is basically what they said on Newsnight  Starpass   Aug-05-03 01:00 PM   #15 
  - Yep!  inthecorneroverhere   Aug-05-03 01:17 PM   #26 
     - It is in the delivery  LondonReign2   Aug-05-03 03:38 PM   #81 
  - Exactly, he also needs to hammer home the "balance budget" idea  FoxNewsIsTheDevil   Aug-05-03 01:20 PM   #27 
  - Balanced budget  inthecorneroverhere   Aug-05-03 01:35 PM   #36 
  - I live in a county in TN that has a 20% drop out rate.  Lars39   Aug-05-03 01:22 PM   #28 
     - sounds like typical suburbia to me  inthecorneroverhere   Aug-05-03 01:29 PM   #33 
        - It is still a rural, basically agricultural county,  Lars39   Aug-05-03 01:35 PM   #35 
           - keep it green  inthecorneroverhere   Aug-05-03 01:39 PM   #39 
  - It won't work  Dob Bole   Aug-05-03 12:53 PM   #13 
  - Plus many of the state legislatures are still Democratic  Yupster   Aug-05-03 01:07 PM   #18 
  - A-men  inthecorneroverhere   Aug-05-03 01:13 PM   #23 
  - Hollings or Grahm  HootieMcBoob   Aug-05-03 02:41 PM   #60 
     - Graham for president  lkinsale   Aug-05-03 02:59 PM   #72 
        - 4 Words  stickdog   Aug-06-03 02:16 AM   #111 
  - From the south.....  Lars39   Aug-05-03 01:07 PM   #16 
  - A losing strategy in the South  Barney   Aug-05-03 01:11 PM   #21 
  - Is this the statement you're talking about?  charlie   Aug-05-03 01:16 PM   #24 
  - It's about time  Beacho   Aug-05-03 01:16 PM   #25 
  - Hey!  inthecorneroverhere   Aug-05-03 01:22 PM   #29 
  - If you were referring to me  Beacho   Aug-05-03 01:28 PM   #31 
  - yes, I was  inthecorneroverhere   Aug-05-03 01:41 PM   # 
  - Southern Folks  Upfront   Aug-05-03 02:11 PM   #56 
     - Well said n/t  lkinsale   Aug-05-03 03:30 PM   #77 
  - Bad strategy indeed...  Dob Bole   Aug-05-03 01:25 PM   #30 
  - Yep, his fiscal conservatism needs to be HAMMERED HOME in the South  FoxNewsIsTheDevil   Aug-05-03 01:30 PM   #34 
  - If he could get with Bredeson in TN and extoll the virtues of  Lars39   Aug-05-03 01:37 PM   #38 
  - another stick  blindpig   Aug-07-03 06:23 PM   #120 
  - I'm pretty sure that's not how he'll word it  indigo32   Aug-05-03 01:42 PM   #42 
  - Well,  lastliberalintexas   Aug-05-03 04:44 PM   #87 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-06-03 01:00 AM   #102 
  - This is two annoyingly separate issues: primaries vs general.  TacticalPeak   Aug-05-03 01:29 PM   #32 
  - I got a question for the resident Southerners  Beacho   Aug-05-03 01:35 PM   #37 
  - Very angry. Getting so they are connecting the dots about  Lars39   Aug-05-03 01:40 PM   #40 
  - I southern  jagguy   Aug-05-03 01:41 PM   #41 
  - beautiful  inthecorneroverhere   Aug-05-03 01:47 PM   #47 
  - The maybe  Beacho   Aug-05-03 01:44 PM   #43 
  - angry about it  inthecorneroverhere   Aug-05-03 01:45 PM   #45 
  - On this planet, we's all God's chirren.  TacticalPeak   Aug-05-03 02:00 PM   #54 
  - A Few Points  DemocratSinceBirth   Aug-05-03 01:45 PM   #44 
  - Thank you for the facts  inthecorneroverhere   Aug-05-03 01:52 PM   #50 
     - condescension?  HootieMcBoob   Aug-05-03 02:55 PM   #68 
        - bluntly,  incontrovertible   Aug-06-03 12:42 AM   #99 
        - It's a cultural thing. We remember what CARPETBAGGERS are.  dbaker41   Aug-06-03 01:18 AM   #105 
  - Starpass here - wrote the original post and want to add something  Starpass   Aug-05-03 01:47 PM   #46 
  - Going down South...  Romulus Quirinus   Aug-05-03 01:47 PM   #48 
  - If it is true , why not???  OHdem10   Aug-05-03 01:48 PM   #49 
  - I don't know about the other Southern states,  GloriaSmith   Aug-05-03 01:52 PM   #51 
  - Who you calling a yankee, cornpone?  Beacho   Aug-05-03 01:56 PM   #52 
  - Reinart was his name I think  Malikshah   Aug-05-03 02:03 PM   #55 
  - It wasn't the NEW Republic  Starpass   Aug-05-03 02:25 PM   #58 
     - Here's the Transcript  Malikshah   Aug-05-03 02:47 PM   #63 
        - Do you have a link for this? Where did this come from?  janx   Aug-05-03 02:55 PM   #69 
        - This is from CNN  Malikshah   Aug-05-03 03:01 PM   #73 
        - The Dem candidate's national security posture should be:  TacticalPeak   Aug-05-03 03:21 PM   #75 
           - Which is exactly what Graham's security posture is  lkinsale   Aug-05-03 03:33 PM   #79 
              - Keeping my powder dry for now, LK...  TacticalPeak   Aug-05-03 05:20 PM   #94 
                 - It's not just the presidency either  Yupster   Aug-06-03 11:38 AM   #115 
  - He needs to talk with Sen. Hollings about what resonates,  AlinPA   Aug-05-03 02:21 PM   #57 
  - I've lived in the South most of my life  Jacobin   Aug-05-03 02:36 PM   #59 
  - I'd take an Eisenhower republican in a NY minute.  TacticalPeak   Aug-05-03 02:43 PM   #62 
  - I've been trying to tell people the very same thing.  janx   Aug-05-03 02:49 PM   #65 
  - Jacobin, I agree with your post....I think he has a chance because  KoKo01   Aug-05-03 04:34 PM   #85 
  - but the South hasn't voted Republican for the past 30 years  Iris   Aug-05-03 02:53 PM   #66 
  - Don't base anything on what you see today.  blm   Aug-05-03 02:57 PM   #70 
  - Interrupting my own thread again...'cause I'm curious  Starpass   Aug-05-03 02:58 PM   #71 
  - Kentucky opinion  MasonJar   Aug-05-03 03:15 PM   #74 
  - Hi MasonJar, I'm in  mandyky   Aug-05-03 03:28 PM   #76 
  - He might win the democratic primary in Arkansas  ArkDem   Aug-05-03 03:31 PM   #78 
  - Maybe this is the Dean quote they're talking about  JaneQPublic   Aug-05-03 03:47 PM   #82 
  - What does Dean have to lose?  FubarFly   Aug-05-03 03:50 PM   #83 
  - southerner here, first post, just a few observations  opstachuck   Aug-05-03 04:17 PM   #84 
  - Welcome to DU  lastliberalintexas   Aug-05-03 04:48 PM   #88 
  - What a thoughtful and thorough explanation--  janx   Aug-05-03 05:04 PM   #91 
  - opstachuck ! I couldn't agree with you more! I've tried to post on DU  KoKo01   Aug-05-03 05:14 PM   #92 
  - I think I could go back...  opstachuck   Aug-05-03 05:53 PM   #95 
  - Well, the "port city"...  misanthrope   Aug-06-03 02:10 AM   #110 
  - Thankyou and welcome to DU! I'm a big ole yankee  nothingshocksmeanymore   Aug-06-03 12:28 AM   #98 
  - Thanks for the thoughtful post  Frances   Aug-06-03 01:36 AM   #107 
  - Vermont is viewed more favorably than Massachusetts...  carolinayellowdog   Aug-06-03 01:14 PM   #116 
  - "we don't need all the southern states"  Zan_of_Texas   Aug-07-03 05:53 PM   #117 
  - Great post...  misanthrope   Aug-06-03 01:52 AM   #108 
  - Winning people over by condescending to them????  mlawson   Aug-05-03 04:49 PM   #89 
  - I think Southerners can distinguish between crititcizing republicans  Classical_Liberal   Aug-05-03 05:18 PM   #93 
  - This may not interest you, but Bredesen ain't from 'roun' heya  tnlefty   Aug-06-03 12:22 AM   #97 
  - I think...  misanthrope   Aug-06-03 12:59 AM   #101 
  - And another thing...  misanthrope   Aug-06-03 02:20 AM   #112 
  - I hate to say it but Dean just lost my vote.  dbaker41   Aug-06-03 01:29 AM   #106 
  - So you don't go away mad at Dean  charlie   Aug-06-03 02:09 AM   #109 
  - I'm from the south  Solly Mack   Aug-06-03 11:35 AM   #114 
  - It would work, if Edwards or Graham used it.  mlawson   Aug-07-03 06:04 PM   #118 
 

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