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datasuspect Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-23-05 04:40 PM
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21. regressives
are keen on a very haughty officiousness.

i like it when they insist on calling dumbya "commander and chief."
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  -Didja ever notice time: DOCTOR Rice vs Howard Dean Bluebear  Feb-23-05 04:11 PM   #0 
  - Dr. Dean he is!!!  Stop_the_War   Feb-23-05 04:12 PM   #1 
  - Me too! From now on, I'm referring to him as Dr, Dean!  Zenlitened   Feb-23-05 04:35 PM   #16 
  - It might be because Rice's doctarate is in a field applicable to her  Obviousman   Feb-23-05 04:13 PM   #2 
  - Yes, But On the Other Hand  ribofunk   Feb-23-05 04:15 PM   #3 
  - Indeed.  Bluebear   Feb-23-05 04:17 PM   #5 
  - And he just might have the cure for what ails us. nt  NCevilDUer   Feb-23-05 04:20 PM   #8 
  - i always thought it was perceived as boorish  datasuspect   Feb-23-05 04:38 PM   #19 
  - The crime of redundancy crime.  IMModerate   Feb-23-05 05:27 PM   #33 
  - True, my dad has a PhD in Astronomy, but he's only ever a "Dr."  ZombieNixon   Feb-23-05 05:03 PM   #28 
  - My experience with PhD women...  mwb970   Feb-24-05 08:50 AM   #61 
  - I haven't paid close attention  petronius   Feb-23-05 04:16 PM   #4 
  - What? Do you *really* think they consider issues in THAT much depth?  ElectroPrincess   Feb-23-05 04:32 PM   #13 
  - Isn't her area of "expertise" in the Soviet Union?  ComerPerro   Feb-24-05 08:46 AM   #60 
  - What's more, instead of "Doctor" they say "Scream."  TOOLZ   Feb-23-05 04:17 PM   #6 
  - She didn't spend 8 years in evil medical school to be called . . .  gollygee   Feb-23-05 04:19 PM   #7 
  - Great point BB  shance   Feb-23-05 04:24 PM   #9 
  - When Michael Rectenwald, *Ph.d.* is introduced on Scarborough....  Lori Price CLG   Feb-23-05 04:26 PM   #10 
  - regressives  datasuspect   Feb-23-05 04:40 PM   #21 
     - At one time, he was referred to as "the defendant"  Canuckistanian   Feb-23-05 05:00 PM   #26 
     - Lieutenant Bush  chaz4jazz   Feb-24-05 09:47 AM   #65 
  - Quick Question ... aside  ElectroPrincess   Feb-23-05 04:29 PM   #11 
  - You still watch Crossfire?  porphyrian   Feb-23-05 04:31 PM   #12 
  - Yes, I avoid CensoringNewsNetwork n/t  Lori Price CLG   Feb-23-05 04:33 PM   #15 
  - Oh certainly  Bluebear   Feb-23-05 04:35 PM   #17 
     - Wow, you guys have way more stamina than I do.  porphyrian   Feb-23-05 04:41 PM   #22 
        - Myself!  William Bloode   Feb-23-05 08:11 PM   #52 
  - We can only hope that on a jet over the Atlantic, someone needs  Vinca   Feb-23-05 04:33 PM   #14 
  - I'm happy to call him CHAIRMAN Dean  NoPasaran   Feb-23-05 04:35 PM   #18 
  - I'd be happy to call him PRESIDENT Dean, which would be...  Lori Price CLG   Feb-23-05 04:47 PM   #24 
  - Excellent, excellent point!  No Exit   Feb-23-05 04:40 PM   #20 
  - In US, any Ph.D. with class does not call him/herself "doctor"  Divernan   Feb-23-05 04:58 PM   #25 
     - The principal at our son's school called herself "Doctor"  Canuckistanian   Feb-23-05 05:04 PM   #29 
     - Irritating, but at least you get to live in Canada!  Divernan   Feb-23-05 05:19 PM   #32 
     - Do you have hockey arenas?  Canuckistanian   Feb-23-05 05:42 PM   #37 
        - New England has many!  Bluebear   Feb-23-05 11:41 PM   #55 
        - Zut alors! Have you never heard of the Pittsburgh Penguins?  Divernan   Feb-24-05 05:42 AM   #57 
     - If it's in education the Ph.D. stands for 'Piled Higher and Deeper'.  ArkDem   Feb-23-05 05:47 PM   #38 
     - Are you implying that a doctorate in education  ladjf   Feb-23-05 06:38 PM   #40 
        - A Doctorate in Education is Often an EdD  ribofunk   Feb-24-05 08:45 AM   #59 
        - For what it's worth. I have an EdD from the U. of Mich.  ladjf   Feb-24-05 09:04 AM   #63 
        - Yes  ArkDem   Feb-24-05 09:03 AM   #62 
     - I agree--it's basically "blowing your own horn"  No Exit   Feb-23-05 05:31 PM   #34 
     - An example of your last point: "Dr." Phil. nt  July   Feb-24-05 09:54 AM   #68 
     - agreed. n/t  raggedcompany   Feb-24-05 09:59 AM   #71 
  - Dr. Clueless, yes. Any idiot could "connect the dots" with the information  oasis   Feb-23-05 04:41 PM   #23 
  - The whores in the media also try to call General Clark, "Mister  Clark2008   Feb-23-05 05:02 PM   #27 
  - I remember a NYTimes graphic from just before the election.  July   Feb-24-05 09:51 AM   #66 
  - I DIDNT  Butler   Feb-23-05 05:05 PM   #30 
  - Hi Butler!!  newyawker99   Feb-23-05 06:28 PM   #39 
  - Isn't "Governor" the proper honorific for Dean?  0rganism   Feb-23-05 05:05 PM   #31 
  - Remember "General" Ashcroft?  Mandate My Ass   Feb-23-05 05:37 PM   #35 
  - Propaganda 101  libertypirate   Feb-23-05 05:41 PM   #36 
  - The vile neocon pigs are out to destroy the Democrats' credibility  King Sandbox   Feb-23-05 06:47 PM   #41 
  - I call her "conjob rice" or "Darth Vader"..  zidzi   Feb-23-05 06:50 PM   #42 
  - I was under the impression that Dr. Dean prefers to be called  Cleita   Feb-23-05 06:51 PM   #43 
  - Perhaps, Cleita, perhaps. They don't even give him that.  Bluebear   Feb-23-05 06:58 PM   #44 
  - Yeah, they should at least call him Governor. That's  Cleita   Feb-23-05 07:08 PM   #46 
  - Dr. Dean said somewhat recently that he prefers to be called "Doctor" NT  NYCGirl   Feb-24-05 10:12 AM   #73 
     - Well, I heard it second hand on the local news, who don't  Cleita   Feb-24-05 11:11 AM   #75 
  - An infamous New Yorker cartoon...  Junkdrawer   Feb-23-05 07:07 PM   #45 
  - Interesting.  WillowTree   Feb-23-05 07:12 PM   #47 
  - Please reread the original post  Bluebear   Feb-23-05 07:18 PM   #48 
     - Re-read it yourself.  WillowTree   Feb-23-05 08:37 PM   #53 
        - Willow I am sorry I am not a professional archivist but I will try  Bluebear   Feb-23-05 11:18 PM   #54 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-24-05 12:07 AM   #56 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-24-05 05:53 AM   #58 
        - You retain your heighest title  chaz4jazz   Feb-24-05 09:57 AM   #69 
  - a rose by any other name is still condi lice (lies) ... protocol usually  sundancekid   Feb-23-05 07:27 PM   #49 
  - I also notice that the "Condi" bit comes and goes  Bluebear   Feb-23-05 07:31 PM   #50 
  - I always understood the "Dr." title  LilKim   Feb-23-05 07:53 PM   #51 
  - Yeah, and he's an MD.  tasteblind   Feb-24-05 09:36 AM   #64 
  - They need to do everything they can to repair her standing. For a laugh  higher class   Feb-24-05 09:53 AM   #67 
  - Enough with invidious comparisons between different doctorates!.  shimmergal   Feb-24-05 09:58 AM   #70 
  - So on one hand you tell me to shut up  Bluebear   Feb-24-05 09:31 PM   #76 
  - But there is a famous person who had a Ph.D. and whom most  igil   Feb-24-05 10:10 AM   #72 
  - Dr. Detroit!  Roland99   Feb-24-05 10:13 AM   #74 
  - I thought it odd at her swearing in....  paineinthearse   Feb-24-05 11:55 PM   #77 
 

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