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Tinoire Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Sep-20-03 05:49 PM
Response to Reply #88
99. I'm just glad we have our own voices
to counter that and not let people mis-represent us.

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  -If Blacks vote in great numbers, progressive Whites win. WhoCountsTheVotes  Sep-20-03 11:08 AM   #0 
  - Registering voters and getting them out is far  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 11:14 AM   #1 
  - many people are cynical.  Sweetpea   Sep-20-03 11:15 AM   #2 
  - It's sad  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 11:18 AM   #5 
     - "People die in third world countries"  TacticalPeak   Sep-20-03 11:57 AM   #19 
        - I fully agree  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 02:18 PM   #57 
  - "Voting Is Against My Religion"  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-20-03 11:18 AM   #6 
  - I still think it's lame  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 11:19 AM   #7 
     - What if we could get some atheletes to participate in voting drives.  Sweetpea   Sep-20-03 11:20 AM   #8 
     - It might work  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 11:22 AM   #13 
        - Where do you live?  Sweetpea   Sep-20-03 11:23 AM   #16 
     - It Depends  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-20-03 11:25 AM   #17 
  - People fill out forms for organizations they like  WhoCountsTheVotes   Sep-20-03 11:21 AM   #9 
  - Plus there are a lot who don't want to be signed up for jury duty.  Sweetpea   Sep-20-03 11:22 AM   #12 
  - Well  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 11:23 AM   #15 
  - I know what you mean  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 11:23 AM   #14 
  - shame about that  jonoboy   Sep-20-03 11:21 AM   #11 
  - In all honesty I think the manner in which it is being done is the  nothingshocksmeanymore   Sep-20-03 12:10 PM   #23 
  - Well  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 12:57 PM   #41 
  - That is sad. The voter registration form is so simple too.  jonnyblitz   Sep-20-03 12:40 PM   #35 
  - Wow- That's really strange  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 02:38 PM   #59 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 04:08 PM   #73 
     - "Cracker" is a racist term--you shouldn't use it  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 04:32 PM   #81 
     - I agree with your sentiment  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 04:49 PM   #84 
  - Congratulations, J. Don't give up.  Liberator_Rev   Sep-20-03 06:35 PM   #129 
     - Thank you for your kind words  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 07:16 PM   #143 
  - African Americans Represent 14% of The Voting Population In Florida  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-20-03 11:16 AM   #3 
  - Registering black people is very hard  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 11:17 AM   #4 
     - Take your attention off of you and put it on them and their needs  nothingshocksmeanymore   Sep-20-03 12:11 PM   #24 
     - I've tried doing that  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 12:20 PM   #26 
     - Would you care to elaborate on that?  dirk   Sep-20-03 12:14 PM   #25 
     - I'll do that in the future  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 12:20 PM   #27 
        - could it be the brothers and sisters get tired of seeing their choice  KG   Sep-20-03 12:32 PM   #30 
     - i am so sick of your bullshit, carlos  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 12:27 PM   #28 
     - I am sick of your bullshit too  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 12:29 PM   #29 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 12:35 PM   #31 
     - How dare you call me a racist  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 12:53 PM   #37 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 12:57 PM   #40 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 12:59 PM   #43 
              - you will never get an apology...you earned the title  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 01:01 PM   #45 
                 - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 01:02 PM   #47 
                    - that's projection, dear  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 01:03 PM   #48 
                       - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 01:04 PM   #49 
                          - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 01:08 PM   #52 
                             - jeez, Karen, why do you bother?  KG   Sep-20-03 01:30 PM   #53 
                             - hey KG  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 03:57 PM   #71 
                                - nah. it's been pretty clear for some time where he's coming from  KG   Sep-20-03 04:49 PM   #85 
                                   - point taken  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 04:56 PM   #87 
                                      - well, of course i'm right  KG   Sep-20-03 05:22 PM   #96 
                             - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 01:41 PM   #54 
     - bwa ha ha ha ha ha  gully   Sep-20-03 02:53 PM   #60 
     - see, Karen?  KG   Sep-20-03 12:36 PM   #32 
     - no doubt, my friend  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 12:37 PM   #33 
        - Who the hell are you to judge me  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 12:56 PM   #39 
           - it's your attitude, not your time  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 01:00 PM   #44 
              - I have shown a good attitude out there  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 01:01 PM   #46 
                 - you really ARE clueless, aren't you?  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 01:06 PM   #51 
                    - .  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 02:12 PM   #55 
                       - Actually Carlos- You should be ashamed  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 03:09 PM   #64 
                          - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 03:13 PM   #65 
                             - Naw- I don't hate all White People  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 03:31 PM   #67 
                             - a truly pathetic post.  KG   Sep-20-03 04:21 PM   #77 
                             - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 04:25 PM   #78 
                                - yawn.  KG   Sep-20-03 04:29 PM   #79 
                                   - yawn back  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 04:30 PM   #80 
                                      - be straight up, carlos  KG   Sep-20-03 04:43 PM   #83 
                                         - amazing, isnt't it?  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 05:05 PM   #91 
                                         - Oh please, please, please  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 05:18 PM   #95 
                                            - ok, i'll remove their names  KG   Sep-20-03 05:26 PM   #97 
                                            - lol! I love your style! n/t  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 05:50 PM   #100 
                             - hmmmmm  Iverson   Sep-20-03 05:58 PM   #108 
     - I Would Guess Most Of The Folks Who Live In Aventura Are Jewish  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-20-03 12:38 PM   #34 
        - I think the point of mentioning Aventura  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 05:42 PM   #98 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 06:27 PM   #126 
              - Where is the bullying or the intimidation in that post?  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 07:02 PM   #136 
                 - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 07:21 PM   #147 
                    - Baltimore  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 07:36 PM   #155 
                       - Then why don't you move to W Baltimore now  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 07:39 PM   #157 
                          - Been there, done that  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 07:53 PM   #162 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 12:52 PM   #36 
        - Who the hell are you to judge me  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 12:55 PM   #38 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 12:59 PM   #42 
        - I lived in Miami for a decade.  Isome   Sep-20-03 01:06 PM   #50 
           - No  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 02:17 PM   #56 
              - MDCC...Miami-Dade Community College  Isome   Sep-20-03 02:35 PM   #58 
                 - I don't act in an insulting fashion  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 02:56 PM   #61 
                 - Kendall is hard  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 02:57 PM   #62 
                    - Hmmmm  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 03:56 PM   #70 
                       - No I didn't mention that at all  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 04:15 PM   #75 
        - So let me get this right Isome  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 03:27 PM   #66 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 04:57 PM   #88 
           - I'm just glad we have our own voices  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 05:49 PM   #99 
           - There are times  Karenina   Sep-20-03 05:51 PM   #101 
           - (please consider other dictionary references)  KG   Sep-20-03 05:57 PM   #107 
           - karenina, isome, tinoire, and KG are so kind  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 07:19 PM   #145 
              - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 07:58 PM   # 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 06:03 PM   #111 
              - mods - please do not remove carlos's post  KG   Sep-20-03 06:09 PM   #115 
              - Was that really necessary?  Iverson   Sep-20-03 06:11 PM   #116 
              - KG has been personally attacking for a long time  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 06:13 PM   #117 
                 - you ignored my point  Iverson   Sep-20-03 06:15 PM   #118 
                    - I do hit the alert button  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 06:19 PM   #120 
                       - two or more  Iverson   Sep-20-03 06:23 PM   #125 
                       - Taking a hint?  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 06:30 PM   #128 
                          - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 06:36 PM   #130 
                             - Then just who are you blaming?  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 06:55 PM   #133 
                                - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 07:02 PM   #135 
                                   - Sigh  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 07:08 PM   #137 
                                      - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 07:14 PM   #140 
                                         - hey carlos, tinoire is a black voter, like the ones you claim  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 07:29 PM   #149 
                                            - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 07:31 PM   #150 
                                               - Well that settles it  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 07:32 PM   #152 
                                               - your words speak volumes  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 07:36 PM   #154 
                                               - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 07:38 PM   #156 
                                               - you forgot "divisive"...your stock adjective for people like me  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 07:44 PM   #158 
              - Too bad we can't run a poll  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 06:19 PM   #121 
                 - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 06:23 PM   #124 
                    - Sounds more like a hissy fit  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 07:12 PM   #138 
                       - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 07:16 PM   #141 
                          - Sigh  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 07:31 PM   #151 
                             - Here ye go.  Iverson   Sep-20-03 07:34 PM   #153 
                                - lol  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 07:45 PM   #159 
           - insists he knows better  Isome   Sep-20-03 06:08 PM   #113 
              - It is indeed disappointing!  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 08:08 PM   #165 
                 - And I know some people who are Green or are going Green.  Isome   Sep-20-03 08:15 PM   #166 
                    - Yeah.. I understood that decision a long time ago  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 08:47 PM   #167 
                       - "entertainment value"  Isome   Sep-20-03 09:31 PM   #169 
                          - Sad comment from your mom  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 10:30 PM   #170 
  - that's true only if those groups vote for a progessive candidate.  KG   Sep-20-03 11:21 AM   #10 
  - Hmmmm  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 03:40 PM   #68 
  - well, that's what i'm saying.  KG   Sep-20-03 04:33 PM   #82 
     - this is a HUGE problem  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 04:53 PM   #86 
     - I was re-reading Malcolm X "The Ballot or the Bullet" recently  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 05:01 PM   #89 
     - Quite sad that you must use a speech that is 40 years old  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 05:02 PM   #90 
     - it's amazing how little you know about anything.  KG   Sep-20-03 05:12 PM   #93 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-20-03 05:51 PM   #102 
        - yawn  KG   Sep-20-03 05:54 PM   #103 
        - Why don't you admit that you don't like me  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 05:56 PM   #106 
           - Hold on a second...  Isome   Sep-20-03 07:18 PM   #144 
        - Nonesense  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 06:15 PM   #119 
           - No, Tinoire, people did say that  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 06:20 PM   #122 
           - Bull  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 06:49 PM   #131 
              - That line was said to me  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 06:54 PM   #132 
                 - (ahem)  Iverson   Sep-20-03 06:58 PM   #134 
                 - Why would I "admit" I'm a Green  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 07:16 PM   #142 
                    - It's obvious  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 07:20 PM   #146 
                       - no, the opposite was obvious  Iverson   Sep-20-03 07:27 PM   #148 
           - True...  gully   Sep-20-03 07:48 PM   #160 
              - Thank you Gully and you are absolutely correct  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 09:09 PM   #168 
     - c'mon...YOU know this strategy works  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 05:16 PM   #94 
     - Naw- what's really sad, a tragedy even  Tinoire   Sep-20-03 05:54 PM   #104 
     - irony and subtlety appreciation totally escape carlos.  KG   Sep-20-03 06:05 PM   #112 
     - 40 years later that speech still resonates with Black America  Isome   Sep-20-03 06:22 PM   #123 
     - How about Orwell?  Iverson   Sep-20-03 06:02 PM   #110 
     - change won't come from the ballot box - never has.  KG   Sep-20-03 05:09 PM   #92 
        - grass roots activism  Isome   Sep-20-03 06:27 PM   #127 
     - Two rich white 'male' lawyers...n/t  gully   Sep-20-03 07:50 PM   #161 
  - What is progressive as far as your concerned?  gully   Sep-20-03 07:58 PM   #163 
  - It seems so obvious  chaumont58   Sep-20-03 11:41 AM   #18 
  - "Great numbers"  TacticalPeak   Sep-20-03 12:01 PM   #20 
  - Democrats are going to LOSE many black, brown voters,  Liberator_Rev   Sep-20-03 12:03 PM   #21 
  - amen, Rev!  WhoCountsTheVotes   Sep-20-03 12:07 PM   #22 
  - We have to give people a reason to vote by pointing out the differences  gully   Sep-20-03 03:05 PM   #63 
  - damn, gully...i agree with you  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 03:54 PM   #69 
     - Well shit, there's a first time for everything....  gully   Sep-20-03 03:58 PM   #72 
        - hey...we can argue all day and all night  noiretblu   Sep-20-03 04:09 PM   #74 
           - Glad we share that most important goal.  gully   Sep-20-03 04:16 PM   #76 
  - Good Lord, this thread is painful  Cheswick   Sep-20-03 05:54 PM   #105 
  - some good points  Iverson   Sep-20-03 06:08 PM   #114 
  - Thank you, Cheswick  jiacinto   Sep-20-03 07:12 PM   #139 
  - Agreed. n/t  gully   Sep-20-03 08:02 PM   #164 
  - the work is admirable  noiretblu   Sep-21-03 11:19 AM   #171 
  - PS.... I agree whole heartedly with the original post  Cheswick   Sep-20-03 06:00 PM   #109 
  - The first caller on C-span this morning said,  pbl   Sep-21-03 11:25 AM   #172 
 

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