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maggrwaggr Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-17-03 12:43 PM
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14. It's all a "when did you stop beating your wife" trick.
Edited on Wed Sep-17-03 12:47 PM by maggrwaggr
That's all it is. They know it's groundless, they just want to distract people and GET HIM TO ENGAGE IN THEIR ARGUMENT.

If he's smart, he'll ignore them. And so will we.

Once you engage, you're toast.

"No, I swear, I had nothing to do with Waco!"

"Let me tell you what REALLY happened in Pristina ...."

That's how wild accusations turn into rumors/turn into public assumptions. Like Gore and the internet, blah blah blah

One thing I like about Clark is his ability to deal with assholes like this. I've been very impressed at how he handles the stupid questions.
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  -Why I'm not voting for Clark TioDiego  Sep-17-03 12:19 PM   #0 
  - How did he almost start WWIII? Because one man said so..  Kahuna   Sep-17-03 12:20 PM   #1 
  - If Clark was involved in Waco  BigBigBigBear   Sep-17-03 12:44 PM   #16 
  - Waco was bungled  HFishbine   Sep-17-03 01:03 PM   #32 
  - What about Bill Clinton and Janet Reno?  mikeytherat   Sep-17-03 01:24 PM   #40 
  - its interesting which conspiracy theories get believed  uptohere   Sep-17-03 01:54 PM   #43 
  - Audio of Janet Reno saying "burn 'em out"? No wonder Mcbride  oasis   Sep-17-03 02:10 PM   #51 
  - and he was manufacturing methamphetamines too!  WhoCountsTheVotes   Sep-17-03 01:57 PM   #46 
  - I would think that getting fired lends some credibility to that  uptohere   Sep-17-03 01:56 PM   #45 
  - My definition of a hothed  MidwestTransplant   Sep-17-03 12:54 PM   #22 
  - Hi CRYINGWOLFOWITZ!!  newyawker99   Sep-17-03 06:10 PM   #55 
  - Speed thee back to Freeper land!!!  phillybri   Sep-17-03 12:23 PM   #3 
  - Didja happen to read the last line?  library_max   Sep-17-03 05:09 PM   #52 
  - funny  slappypan   Sep-17-03 12:23 PM   #4 
  - Didn't they also argue for nuking Iraq and Mecca?  kysrsoze   Sep-17-03 12:41 PM   #13 
  - How about  NRK   Sep-17-03 12:26 PM   #5 
  - I see his point. I've been making it for a couple days.  LoZoccolo   Sep-17-03 12:30 PM   #6 
  - Untouchable?  returnable   Sep-17-03 12:36 PM   #9 
  - It doesn't matter who buys into what...  LoZoccolo   Sep-17-03 12:47 PM   #18 
     - True enough  returnable   Sep-17-03 12:56 PM   #25 
  - Of course not  WorstPresidentEver   Sep-17-03 12:49 PM   #20 
  - They intend  Donna Zen   Sep-17-03 01:14 PM   #36 
  - The Republicans hate him so he must be the right man!  glarius   Sep-17-03 12:33 PM   #7 
  - It looks like  _NorCal_D_   Sep-17-03 12:33 PM   #8 
  - 2 points please  midnitemoleman   Sep-17-03 12:36 PM   #10 
  - Midnitemoleman  TioDiego   Sep-17-03 12:55 PM   #24 
  - Why I'm "concerned" about Clark  HereSince1628   Sep-17-03 12:38 PM   #11 
  - uh, scientists are trained to change their mind when  maggrwaggr   Sep-17-03 12:46 PM   #17 
  - Just like there's no evidence Clark is inflexible  SaintLouisBlues   Sep-17-03 01:05 PM   #33 
  - Clark as scientist? Well, belief is in part based on a willing acceptance  HereSince1628   Sep-17-03 01:44 PM   #41 
  - Hey, I said it was a concern  HereSince1628   Sep-17-03 01:16 PM   #37 
  - You know what you get when you elect leaders who are  Clark Can WIN   Sep-17-03 12:56 PM   #27 
  - as a concerned citizen, the association with Jackson Stephens  cosmicdot   Sep-17-03 01:49 PM   #42 
  - My rash is fine,,,  liberalnurse   Sep-17-03 12:41 PM   #12 
  - It's all a "when did you stop beating your wife" trick.  maggrwaggr   Sep-17-03 12:43 PM   #14 
  - Tio Diego, I don't think anyone got it  Clark Can WIN   Sep-17-03 12:44 PM   #15 
  - Unbelievable. I can't believe my eyes. I won't laugh though  NNN0LHI   Sep-17-03 12:49 PM   #19 
  - Thanks Clark Can Win  TioDiego   Sep-17-03 12:50 PM   #21 
     - It was a fine suggestion. It's another day...  liberalnurse   Sep-17-03 12:54 PM   #23 
  - Good that means if Rush to judgment day Limbull is against him  Hubert Flottz   Sep-17-03 12:56 PM   #26 
  - The right is scared of Clark  LuLu550   Sep-17-03 12:58 PM   #28 
  - You're damn right they are LuLu.  TioDiego   Sep-17-03 12:59 PM   #29 
  - Scared? They are terrified is more like it n/t  NNN0LHI   Sep-17-03 01:02 PM   #31 
  - I heard someone on c-span yapping about Clark and I wondered if this  tnlefty   Sep-17-03 01:00 PM   #30 
  - Absolute nonsense  Zuni   Sep-17-03 01:08 PM   #34 
  - What concerns me is that you may know that it's aboslute nonsense,  tnlefty   Sep-17-03 01:18 PM   #38 
  - Could you post more about this Zuni?  darkblue   Sep-17-03 06:08 PM   #54 
  - Now the conservatives care about civilians?  oldcoot   Sep-17-03 01:20 PM   #39 
  - I never watch Crossfire, but yesterday I landed on it  mikeytherat   Sep-17-03 01:10 PM   #35 
  - If that's what el fat bastard is saying, then that gives me 3 good  FoeOfBush   Sep-17-03 01:55 PM   #44 
  - Why are you listening to Rush Limbaugh?  Langis   Sep-17-03 01:58 PM   #47 
  - Psst. Come here. He left out the </sarcasm> tag. OK? n/t  NNN0LHI   Sep-17-03 02:00 PM   #49 
  - Whoaaa!! I thought Janet Reno was responsible for Waco?  Liberal_Guerilla   Sep-17-03 01:58 PM   #48 
  - I agree with you  BigBigBigBear   Sep-17-03 05:12 PM   #53 
  - Straight from the unstable hothead's mouth  wes_clark_for_pres   Sep-17-03 02:02 PM   #50 

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