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blm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-20-05 07:59 AM
Response to Reply #48
55. Wellstone would never have called Bush the "Connecticut pantywaist"
Edited on Tue Sep-20-05 08:00 AM by blm
or "a fake and a liar" either. Democrats are civil men who believe in civil discourse. Unfortunately the GOP has bred a pack of uncivil asses over the last generation.

The only caution you saw in the campaign was from a corporate media on guard to keep Bush propped up and so edit out most of Kerry's most bruising remarks about Bush. You heard them on Cspan or live at a rally, but they would go missing in the news reports later that day or on alll the news shows afterwards.
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  -Boston Globe in reporting on Kerry's speech @ Brown says that merbex  Sep-20-05 06:11 AM   #0 
  - A year late. n/t  tasteblind   Sep-20-05 06:14 AM   #1 
  - It is liberating to lose and free yourself from DC spinmeisters  merbex   Sep-20-05 06:17 AM   #2 
  - And if he had, would the Corporate owned media have given him  Blue State Native   Sep-20-05 06:23 AM   #4 
     - Well, they did not - this is the local newspaper reporting on our junior  Mass   Sep-20-05 07:12 AM   #19 
  - 5 years too late. Where have the Democrats been the last 5 years.  FloridaPat   Sep-20-05 06:48 AM   #8 
     - Damned if you do  DoYouEverWonder   Sep-20-05 07:20 AM   #30 
     - When "our own" act like Pukes, sometimes they become chow  greekspeak   Sep-20-05 07:22 AM   #32 
        - And when they stop acting like Pukes  DoYouEverWonder   Sep-20-05 07:29 AM   #38 
     - You missed IranContra, BCCI, illegal wars in Central America, drugrunning  blm   Sep-20-05 07:23 AM   #33 
  - You can never make up for a lack of first response  HereSince1628   Sep-20-05 06:21 AM   #3 
  - READ - he didn't say he held back in campaign - he's saying POST election  blm   Sep-20-05 07:18 AM   #28 
  - I did read it. What did I write that makes you think I was posting about  HereSince1628   Sep-20-05 08:18 AM   #66 
  - If you didn't watch CSPAN in 2004, you didn't see JFK's campaign.  bunkerbuster1   Sep-20-05 10:11 AM   #70 
     - Agree 110%...I too blame the shitty media, and Diebold, and SCOTUS! n/t  WiseButAngrySara   Sep-20-05 12:33 PM   #77 
  - Holding back?  fedupinBushcountry   Sep-20-05 07:20 AM   #31 
  - Thank you!  buddyhollysghost   Sep-20-05 07:57 AM   #54 
  - Lots of lots of those kicks  txindy   Sep-20-05 08:03 AM   #58 
  - Wow, excellent list! Thanks! n/t  wildflower   Sep-20-05 01:13 PM   #81 
  - You referred to Bush's first 4yrs as if Kerry never opposed him (for #66)  blm   Sep-20-05 08:43 AM   #67 
  - Interesting, I was writing about the OP which reports Kerry said  HereSince1628   Sep-20-05 10:01 AM   #69 
     - After an election the other guy is always going to quiet down SOME.....  blm   Sep-20-05 11:21 AM   #72 
  - Exactly!  Dinger   Sep-20-05 12:03 PM   #74 
  - Someone should suggest that Kerry  demnan   Sep-20-05 06:25 AM   #5 
  - Ow. On target, though. n/t  tasteblind   Sep-20-05 07:18 AM   #26 
  - No - it's not. READ people.  blm   Sep-20-05 07:19 AM   #29 
     - Must you assume that no one reads?  tasteblind   Sep-20-05 07:29 AM   #36 
        - Yes...because REreading may help in the comprehension of the FACTS, not  blm   Sep-20-05 07:34 AM   #39 
           - How about refuting my post instead of attacking me? n/t  tasteblind   Sep-20-05 07:34 AM   #41 
              - Refuting what?  Mass   Sep-20-05 07:37 AM   #43 
              - I've read the speech.  tasteblind   Sep-20-05 07:42 AM   #46 
                 - I wonder if people will ever get tired of attacking him  Mass   Sep-20-05 07:45 AM   #49 
                 - Kerry won his man to man matchups with Bush. RW media kicked left leaning  blm   Sep-20-05 07:52 AM   #52 
                    - Honestly, I'm not sure.  tasteblind   Sep-20-05 08:02 AM   #57 
                       - Thankyou. My overall point is that it's easy to blame one person, but a  blm   Sep-20-05 08:11 AM   #62 
                          - I'd like to think that there was a way Kerry could have won it.  tasteblind   Sep-20-05 08:12 AM   #64 
              - Kerry was talking about POST election, and you all misread it as holding  blm   Sep-20-05 07:39 AM   #44 
                 - You're still attacking me. Actually, on edit...  tasteblind   Sep-20-05 07:43 AM   #48 
                    - Link to WHAT? The article is in the original post.  blm   Sep-20-05 07:47 AM   #50 
                    - Sorry, I had a lengthy edit. See above. n/t  tasteblind   Sep-20-05 07:53 AM   #53 
                    - Wellstone would never have called Bush the "Connecticut pantywaist"  blm   Sep-20-05 07:59 AM   #55 
                       - You are right there.  tasteblind   Sep-20-05 08:06 AM   #61 
  - Being from MA, I can tell you he is doing good things both for US  Mass   Sep-20-05 07:39 AM   #45 
  - have you listened t all the things in last 6 months he has  seabeyond   Sep-20-05 12:05 PM   #75 
  - so will he vote...  DubyasWorld   Sep-20-05 06:28 AM   #6 
  - I wouldn't doubt it  bearfan454   Sep-20-05 06:31 AM   #7 
     - Oh please  fedupinBushcountry   Sep-20-05 06:56 AM   #10 
     - What blame game ? The question isn't how the vote will turn out.  bearfan454   Sep-20-05 07:37 AM   #42 
        - Thats not what is stated in the article  fedupinBushcountry   Sep-20-05 07:50 AM   #51 
           - John Kerry's answer  fedupinBushcountry   Sep-20-05 04:33 PM   #82 
     - I dont know if he will, but you dont know either,  Mass   Sep-20-05 07:09 AM   #14 
        - I would sure hope he would vote no  bearfan454   Sep-20-05 07:34 AM   #40 
           - I think he will not vote for Roberts.  Mass   Sep-20-05 07:42 AM   #47 
  - C'mon stay positive people.....Whats all this crap I'm listening to?On the  ladylibertee   Sep-20-05 06:54 AM   #9 
  - thank you ladylibertee!  Justice   Sep-20-05 07:01 AM   #11 
  - Well said,  Mass   Sep-20-05 07:06 AM   #13 
  - This is normal crap by the same ones.  Mass   Sep-20-05 07:11 AM   #15 
  - Yep. They are damned if they do and  calico1   Sep-20-05 07:11 AM   #16 
  - Thank you  Sydnie   Sep-20-05 07:11 AM   #17 
  - Thank you for saying this  Im with Rosey   Sep-20-05 07:16 AM   #25 
  - Fuck John Kerry!  iamahaingttta   Sep-20-05 07:05 AM   #12 
  - Whatever n/t  Sydnie   Sep-20-05 07:13 AM   #22 
  - Yeah, we all watched him lay down and lose all THREE DEBATES.  blm   Sep-20-05 07:14 AM   #23 
  - huh huh huh -- he said Boner!  emulatorloo   Sep-20-05 08:04 AM   #59 
  - F.....YOU!!! n/t  WiseButAngrySara   Sep-20-05 12:41 PM   #78 
  - kerry can be a wonderful spokesperson for truth if he wants to, but as far  flordehinojos   Sep-20-05 07:12 AM   #18 
  - Who is speaking about vote.  Mass   Sep-20-05 07:13 AM   #21 
  - READ people. He's saying POST-election he was giving Bush room to govern -  blm   Sep-20-05 07:12 AM   #20 
  - You're asking an awful lot.  txindy   Sep-20-05 08:12 AM   #65 
  - What is he, some kind of flip flopper  RagingInMiami   Sep-20-05 07:15 AM   #24 
  - ummm .... Wrong  Sydnie   Sep-20-05 07:18 AM   #27 
     - Watch him run for president again  RagingInMiami   Sep-20-05 07:25 AM   #34 
        - Okay, then.  txindy   Sep-20-05 08:05 AM   #60 
        - Geez, I'll be working in New Hampshire to get votes for him  TayTay   Sep-20-05 10:36 AM   #71 
           - I busted my ass volunteering for him before the election  RagingInMiami   Sep-20-05 11:59 AM   #73 
              - Again, I don't really care  TayTay   Sep-20-05 12:11 PM   #76 
                 - I wasn't trying to convert you  RagingInMiami   Sep-20-05 12:51 PM   #79 
  - Kerry could have posted on DU  Mend   Sep-20-05 07:26 AM   #35 
  - True, but it wouldn't have gone over very well  txindy   Sep-20-05 08:11 AM   #63 
  - It seems that Kerry has learned something  jsamuel   Sep-20-05 07:29 AM   #37 
  - c-span discussing this now.  DubyasWorld   Sep-20-05 08:01 AM   #56 
  - Our Savior! (sarc) NT  leeroysphits   Sep-20-05 08:47 AM   #68 
  - As a die-hard Kerry critic...  sendero   Sep-20-05 12:58 PM   #80 
 

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