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93. One small consideration: where will the W nomination take place?
And how is your dream going to counteract this?


"Can I just go back a moment ago -- to a question you asked just a moment ago? You asked, I believe, Senator Kerry earlier whether there's an exaggeration of the threat of the war on terrorism.
"It's just hard for me to see how you can say there's an exaggeration when thousands of people lost their lives on September the 11th."
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/politics/transcrip...
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  -Edwards is going to be VP...... kentuck  May-02-04 12:39 PM   #0 
  - He was SO good - as always. Such a forceful advocate for Kerry.  chimpymustgo   May-02-04 12:41 PM   #1 
  - Major clue: Kerry brings top Edwards advisors aboard his campaign.  cmayer   May-04-04 11:27 AM   #123 
  - You Bet  billybob537   May-02-04 12:41 PM   #2 
  - I'd be happy with it. And my 87-year-old mom's boyfriend - I think he's 83  calimary   May-02-04 02:01 PM   #66 
     - I have a problem when someone says the following:  ikojo   May-02-04 03:58 PM   #88 
        - Great rant, ikojo! I hadn't thought about that! And I've been on DU  loudsue   May-04-04 01:06 AM   #118 
  - Not sure, Edwards would be too predictable for the GOP to smear on  fearnobush   May-02-04 12:42 PM   #3 
  - I know two Republicans personally...  w13rd0   May-02-04 01:27 PM   #43 
  - Those were some dumb Republicans!  loyalsister   May-02-04 10:24 PM   #115 
  - The very last thing...  magnolia   May-02-04 03:07 PM   #78 
     - A truth worth remembering....  kentuck   May-02-04 03:13 PM   #80 
  - Nope, John Edwards Probably Rehearses His Acceptance Speech While  cryingshame   May-02-04 12:42 PM   #4 
  - that's how I see it too  GreenArrow   May-02-04 12:45 PM   #7 
  - His naked ambition worries me  knight_of_the_star   May-02-04 01:00 PM   #21 
  - I have had enough of lazy slackers riding on inherited privilege.  AP   May-02-04 01:11 PM   #27 
  - DAMN, AP! Smack 'em down!  chimpymustgo   May-02-04 01:18 PM   #30 
  - Why don't people like a person who works hard for the right causes?  AP   May-02-04 01:25 PM   #40 
     - Edwards Is A Mediocracy  cryingshame   May-02-04 01:30 PM   #45 
        - Easy to say. Hard to support. Edwards embodies a meritocracy like  AP   May-02-04 01:33 PM   #51 
           - Like Clinton? NOT! Clinton was a public servant ALL of his adult life..  Kahuna   May-02-04 03:42 PM   #82 
           - Clinton went to Georgetown, Oxford and Yale and had his sites set on  AP   May-02-04 04:09 PM   #92 
           - Another thing, Hilary supported that family by working hard in the  AP   May-02-04 04:19 PM   #94 
           - And if JRE isn't qualified to be president, then neither is Hilary, and  AP   May-02-04 04:21 PM   #95 
           - Popular in NC?  BigThama   May-02-04 04:46 PM   #97 
              - Last January there was a poll that had Edwards at 95% approval  AP   May-02-04 05:45 PM   #100 
              - Key phrase: among Democrats.  BigThama   May-02-04 05:59 PM   #105 
                 - He's a Democrat. But he his approval went from 39 to 55 when  AP   May-02-04 06:02 PM   #106 
              - Here is the poll:  AP   May-02-04 05:47 PM   #101 
                 - You're wrong, AP. I'm a North Carolinian. He's a pretty face.  loudsue   May-04-04 01:26 AM   #120 
  - Edwards- Ambition In An Empty Suit  cryingshame   May-02-04 01:28 PM   #44 
  - Dammit, quit attacking Edwards. He's a damn good Democrat.  chimpymustgo   May-02-04 01:34 PM   #52 
  - Oh, I'm sorry that we're support to line up and only say the "right" thing  khephra   May-02-04 01:43 PM   #58 
     - The primaries are over. There is no need to defile any Dem candidate  chimpymustgo   May-02-04 01:52 PM   #61 
     - "I'm the president or nothing at all"?  AP   May-02-04 01:53 PM   #62 
  - Why do you have to resort to demeaning competitors?  sgr2   May-02-04 02:49 PM   #75 
  - You talking about Kerry? His money came from women.  Voltaire99   May-02-04 01:50 PM   #60 
     - I was talking about Bush. At least Kerry has subjected himself to the  AP   May-02-04 01:55 PM   #64 
     - But he IS a life long public servant who served two tours in NAM.  Kahuna   May-02-04 03:46 PM   #83 
        - How can he be "self-serving"?  AP   May-02-04 03:58 PM   #87 
  - I TOTALLY agree, knight_of_the_star.....he's a LOUSY senator  loudsue   May-04-04 01:17 AM   #119 
  - No... the death of Edwards son is too prominent as a motivator  mouse7   May-02-04 01:45 PM   #59 
     - Clinton said that when you lose someone close to you early in life,  AP   May-02-04 01:57 PM   #65 
  - I would love to have Edwards as VP  lancdem   May-02-04 12:43 PM   #5 
  - I'm good with Edwards...  hexola   May-02-04 12:44 PM   #6 
  - Kerry , Edwards  watercolors   May-02-04 12:45 PM   #8 
  - Edwards is a good choice eom  never_get_over_it   May-02-04 12:45 PM   #9 
  - I hope not  khephra   May-02-04 12:46 PM   #10 
  - Nope. JRE is the best. He is a winner, an optimist, with fresh ideas  chimpymustgo   May-02-04 12:50 PM   #13 
  - just curious  GreenArrow   May-02-04 12:58 PM   #18 
  - I'm sorry, but I don't see it  khephra   May-02-04 12:59 PM   #20 
     - I do, when picking a President. It says quite a lot about the person.  chimpymustgo   May-02-04 01:12 PM   #28 
     - What do you think it takes to be the second most "important" person in  AP   May-02-04 01:19 PM   #33 
        - For A Start How About Knowing Who Rabin Was?  cryingshame   May-02-04 01:32 PM   #49 
        - Hello. I've seen it discussed here that that story was a lie.  AP   May-02-04 01:35 PM   #53 
        - Name one major accomplishment he's done in the Senate?  khephra   May-02-04 01:36 PM   #54 
           - Name one major accomplishment of Kerry's in the Senate. Senators who  AP   May-02-04 01:41 PM   #56 
  - Yep, I'm with you...Edwards hasn't even gotten his hands dirty yet..  Tellurian   May-02-04 01:10 PM   #26 
  - Edwards is for getting out of Nafta and WTO.  fearnobush   May-02-04 01:19 PM   #32 
  - Edwards brings a personality.  BigThama   May-02-04 04:52 PM   #98 
  - I agree khephra, 100000%! n/t  xultar   May-02-04 01:22 PM   #37 
  - "We need the left's version of a Cheney"...????  Randers   May-02-04 02:29 PM   #71 
  - edwards good, clark better  nostamj   May-02-04 12:49 PM   #11 
  - I agree. However, Edwards negates the elitist attacks on Kerry.  Stephanie   May-02-04 12:52 PM   #14 
  - Clark is even better for that  knight_of_the_star   May-02-04 12:57 PM   #17 
  - Yup, Clark really worked his way up in the Military and he doesn't  xultar   May-02-04 01:24 PM   #39 
     - He does have the NED problem, and the military-industrial complex problem  AP   May-02-04 01:31 PM   #48 
  - Talk is cheap. Edwards talks a good game. But what has he done...  Kahuna   May-02-04 03:54 PM   #86 
     - Yes they do. You just don't agree.  AP   May-02-04 04:01 PM   #89 
  - They forget. Clark is from humble beginnings too. Plus he has  Kahuna   May-02-04 03:53 PM   #85 
     - Clark's persona is not wrapped up in class (or southerness, for that...  AP   May-02-04 04:04 PM   #91 
     - yup  nostamj   May-02-04 05:22 PM   #99 
  - I doubt it  knight_of_the_star   May-02-04 12:49 PM   #12 
  - I have a gut sense that most Americans  randr   May-02-04 12:53 PM   #15 
  - That defies what we know from exit polling in the primaries, the study  AP   May-02-04 01:21 PM   #36 
  - In your dreams!  freetobegay   May-02-04 12:55 PM   #16 
  - I could take Edwards...  grasswire   May-02-04 12:59 PM   #19 
  - Clark can't be Sec. Defense though  knight_of_the_star   May-02-04 01:01 PM   #23 
     - Clark'd be a hell of a Secy Of State  Beloved Citizen   May-02-04 01:20 PM   #34 
  - He'd sure make a good one  MrBenchley   May-02-04 01:00 PM   #22 
  - He's too boring though  knight_of_the_star   May-02-04 01:02 PM   #24 
     - Gee, after the Chimp and Deadheart Dick's wild disasters  MrBenchley   May-02-04 01:21 PM   #35 
        - Think Cleland would definitely get a major cabinet post  doni_georgia   May-02-04 01:23 PM   #38 
  - He might be on the short list...  TreasonousBastard   May-02-04 01:03 PM   #25 
  - I thought he was amazing  DaveSZ   May-02-04 01:13 PM   #29 
  - Edwards is very popular here in MS, I think that he is the PERFECT choice.  Melodybe   May-02-04 01:19 PM   #31 
     - "Kerry/Edwards "04. And beyond...  chimpymustgo   May-02-04 01:25 PM   #41 
  - CLARK - U WES A!!! Edwards is to predictable & he has less experience  xultar   May-02-04 01:26 PM   #42 
  - As if the primaries weren't acrimonious enough...  w13rd0   May-02-04 01:30 PM   #46 
  - No. It's Clark supporters attacking Edwards. Just like before.  chimpymustgo   May-02-04 01:42 PM   #57 
  - Important note: Ohio likes John Edwards.  Blue-Jay   May-02-04 01:31 PM   #47 
  - I sure hope so.  Triple H   May-02-04 01:33 PM   #50 
  - Hey! I'm a Clark supporter but....  kentuck   May-02-04 01:39 PM   #55 
  - Edwards as VP  Joy Anne   May-02-04 01:54 PM   #63 
     - I think Dean would be a great VP !  kentuck   May-02-04 02:07 PM   #68 
  - I hope so!!  dawn   May-02-04 02:06 PM   #67 
  - OOOOOHHHHHHHHH  bandy   May-02-04 02:21 PM   #69 
  - he better fucking NOT be  homelandpunk   May-02-04 02:27 PM   #70 
  - But, But, What If Edwards Is The Key To Kerry Victory?  otohara   May-02-04 03:11 PM   #79 
  - Being that 'moral' is going to get us  Lindacooks   May-02-04 04:03 PM   #90 
     - As I said, I will go where the voting booths are and walk thru the doors,  homelandpunk   May-02-04 09:57 PM   #114 
  - I think Edwards makes sense  Randers   May-02-04 02:39 PM   #72 
  - I hope not.  revcarol   May-02-04 02:40 PM   #73 
  - Yes, but you don't have to work with that person....  kentuck   May-02-04 02:45 PM   #74 
  - Edwards is always pretty enthusiastic...  Waverley_Hills_Hiker   May-02-04 03:01 PM   #76 
  - In a couple of days, this story (rumor) will probably be on network news  kentuck   May-02-04 03:05 PM   #77 
  - No one yet knows who the VP nominee will be...  Q   May-02-04 03:13 PM   #81 
  - My 'gut' tells me it's Edwards.  Padraig18   May-02-04 03:49 PM   #84 
  - One small consideration: where will the W nomination take place?  robbedvoter   May-02-04 04:14 PM   #93 
  - Nice to see the pissing contest continue  tishaLA   May-02-04 04:38 PM   #96 
  - You're welcome.  DjTj   May-02-04 06:06 PM   #107 
     - It never stops.  AP   May-02-04 08:13 PM   #109 
        - Haha - you know you're right.  DjTj   May-02-04 08:29 PM   #111 
        - The arguments are too easy to make not to make them.  AP   May-02-04 08:32 PM   #112 
        - Thanks, AP.  JohnLocke   May-02-04 08:33 PM   #113 
  - Hope you're right!!! Edwards would be good pick...  skooooo   May-02-04 05:49 PM   #102 
  - Edwards would chew Cheney up and spit him out in the debates!  SCRUBDASHRUB   May-02-04 05:53 PM   #103 
     - lmao!!  skooooo   May-02-04 05:57 PM   #104 
  - Oh I  pjeffrey4444   May-02-04 06:18 PM   #108 
  - I hope so. I don't see a better choice out there.  Donkeyboy75   May-02-04 08:15 PM   #110 
  - kick  chimpymustgo   May-03-04 08:23 PM   #116 
  - I don't think any decision has been made yet  Yupster   May-04-04 12:55 AM   #117 
  - Ok. Here's another problem w/ Edwards: ASTROLOGY!!!  loudsue   May-04-04 01:43 AM   #121 
  - edwards is good, but he can't take the job and go with mr. nice guy stuff  deacon   May-04-04 03:26 AM   #122 
 

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