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Nicholas D Wolfwood Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-02-04 02:26 PM
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29. Pardon me, but you've gotta be fucking kidding me
Get off your high horse. The South gets paid more attention than any other group. You don't hear about how Bush needs to win in New England. You don't hear about how the West is going to be a vitally important region come November. No, you hear about the South. Where have the greatest percentage of appropriations been designated in our lifetimes? The South. Where did 4 out of 10 of our Presidential candidates come from? The South. Who did the South wind up voting for? A New Englander.

Quit the garbage, "woe is me" rhetoric. It's misguided, ego-centric, and misinformed.
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  -Open Letter to My Green / Nader Friends welshTerrier2  Jun-01-04 10:28 PM   #0 
  - When Kerry decides to listen a bit to us little people in the South...  JayS   Jun-01-04 10:31 PM   #1 
  - please elaborate  welshTerrier2   Jun-01-04 10:34 PM   #2 
  - Sounds like he's planning on voting for Shrub, which makes me wonder  Wonk   Jun-01-04 10:41 PM   #3 
     - No plans to vote for Shrub. No plans as yet to vote for Kerry.  JayS   Jun-01-04 10:45 PM   #4 
     - I'd like to know what issues  shraby   Jun-01-04 10:45 PM   #5 
     - Little people refers to the fact that we are treated like some sort...  JayS   Jun-01-04 11:01 PM   #11 
        - you'll excuse me  welshTerrier2   Jun-01-04 11:06 PM   #14 
        - Someone wanted an explanation. They got it.  JayS   Jun-01-04 11:08 PM   #15 
        - Pardon me, but you've gotta be fucking kidding me  sirjwtheblack   Jun-02-04 02:26 PM   #29 
        - Sorry, the race was over and done with by the time it got down...  JayS   Jun-02-04 03:18 PM   #36 
           - Oh really?  sirjwtheblack   Jun-02-04 03:28 PM   #37 
              - The battle was pretty much won in the press. n/t  JayS   Jun-02-04 03:30 PM   #38 
                 - That's funny  sirjwtheblack   Jun-02-04 03:31 PM   #39 
                    - They do, and they reported that we needn't bother wondering...  JayS   Jun-02-04 03:35 PM   #40 
                       - Well that isn't Washington's fault  sirjwtheblack   Jun-02-04 03:38 PM   #41 
                          - Never said it was the center of the universe.  JayS   Jun-02-04 03:43 PM   #42 
                             - You imply it is  sirjwtheblack   Jun-02-04 03:47 PM   #43 
                             - Who said he has to change his entire image? It would be nice...  JayS   Jun-02-04 03:54 PM   #45 
                                - In Texas?  sangh0   Jun-02-04 04:00 PM   #46 
                                   - I think Kerry might have a chance here. People are sick of...  JayS   Jun-02-04 04:04 PM   #47 
                                      - Congratulations  sangh0   Jun-02-04 04:28 PM   #51 
                                         - hehehe Thanks. I try. :)  JayS   Jun-02-04 04:29 PM   #52 
                             - From your profile: Country = Texas hehe. nt  Wonk   Jun-02-04 03:49 PM   #44 
        - and who is running that addresses the issues  hippiegranny   Jun-02-04 04:05 PM   #48 
           - All kinds of issues are being addressed. What will happen in...  JayS   Jun-02-04 04:09 PM   #49 
     - guns eh?  welshTerrier2   Jun-01-04 10:49 PM   #7 
  - how could you possibly not  natrat   Jun-01-04 10:49 PM   #6 
  - Greens with Guns? Nader's Rifles?  Bridget Burke   Jun-02-04 02:05 PM   #25 
  - i don't think you will convince anyone who isn't convinced already  noiretblu   Jun-01-04 10:49 PM   #8 
  - shedding a little light  welshTerrier2   Jun-01-04 10:59 PM   # 
     - indeed...best wishes for your sincere  noiretblu   Jun-01-04 11:01 PM   #12 
        - thanks, NB ...  welshTerrier2   Jun-01-04 11:02 PM   #13 
  - I will be voting Kerry in Nov., but...  bvar22   Jun-01-04 10:56 PM   #9 
  - Good for you contributing to Mark Dayton. I am so proud of this state  mzmolly   Jun-01-04 10:59 PM   #10 
  - so it's come down to the lesser of two evils again....  mike_c   Jun-01-04 11:35 PM   #16 
  - nah * is well beyond evil and  natrat   Jun-01-04 11:43 PM   #17 
  - no my friend, for many on the left this election will definitely...  mike_c   Jun-02-04 12:05 AM   #19 
  - far from perfect but not evil  welshTerrier2   Jun-02-04 12:00 AM   #18 
     - it's a figure of speech, fer christ's sake....  mike_c   Jun-02-04 12:14 AM   #20 
     - my friend, that's a half empty argument ...  welshTerrier2   Jun-02-04 12:41 AM   #21 
        - I'm sorry if I gave you the wrong impression....  mike_c   Jun-02-04 01:02 AM   #22 
        - no problem ...  welshTerrier2   Jun-02-04 01:13 AM   #23 
           - I Agree  Solidarity   Jun-02-04 02:07 PM   #26 
        - pretty good ramble  hippiegranny   Jun-02-04 04:18 PM   #50 
     - I'll call him "evil"  debsianben   Jun-02-04 04:30 PM   #53 
  - i had hoped for a more productive discussion than this  welshTerrier2   Jun-02-04 01:59 PM   #24 
     - How many "real" Greens are here?  Bridget Burke   Jun-02-04 02:10 PM   #27 
        - not sure  welshTerrier2   Jun-02-04 02:17 PM   #28 
        - I doubt the real committment  sangh0   Jun-02-04 02:29 PM   #30 
        - perhaps i'm missing your point  welshTerrier2   Jun-02-04 02:36 PM   #31 
           - Yes, at least for some/most  sangh0   Jun-02-04 02:41 PM   #32 
              - whining and criticizing and labelling = bad; communicating = good  welshTerrier2   Jun-02-04 02:55 PM   #33 
                 - communicating with Freepers = bad, labelling Freepers = good  sangh0   Jun-02-04 03:02 PM   #34 
        - I'm a "real" Green who is voting  GreenPartyVoter   Jun-02-04 03:05 PM   #35 
        - There are very few Greens here...  Hippo_Tron   Jun-02-04 04:51 PM   #54 
 

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