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bluedawg12 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-29-05 01:47 PM
Response to Reply #30
57. The board does move fast, but sometimes the me-too posts
are a sign of support from other DU'ers.

I agree with the idea of more research in the main thread.

However, I am for the free flow of info., we can find a diamond of a bright idea sometimes in the most unlikely places.
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  -Serious Suggestion for MODS: GD: CIA Leak Case: Gloom and Doom emulatorloo  Oct-29-05 11:10 AM   #0 
  - I second that!  Caoimhe   Oct-29-05 11:15 AM   #1 
  - I third that!!!!!!!  Mr_Spock   Oct-29-05 02:37 PM   #68 
  - Heaven forbid someone rains on a parade with a different perspective, huh?  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 11:17 AM   #2 
  - Gloom and Doom isn't a "perspective" - it is emotional response  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 11:22 AM   #3 
  - Ahhh... the sound of a mind slamming shut. Awesome!  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 11:25 AM   #6 
  - No Gloom and Doom post I have seen contains analysis, just unsupported  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 11:40 AM   #12 
  - 99% of posts on DU these days are logic-free assertions.  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 11:59 AM   #30 
     - How about a ban on the Eye-Roll smilie?  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 12:14 PM   #36 
     - Segregation IS enforcement!!  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 12:22 PM   #41 
     - Then all DU categories must go  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 12:43 PM   #51 
        - See ...  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 01:02 PM   #53 
           - I read DU for disagreements and analysis, activism and diff points of view  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 01:20 PM   #54 
              - And who is going to judge what is Gloom and Doom or Pollyana?  zanne   Oct-29-05 02:51 PM   #71 
                 - No -- the Poster. By Posting in GLOOM and DOOM  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 02:57 PM   #72 
     - You MUST be kidding!  akarnitz   Oct-29-05 02:36 PM   #67 
     - The board does move fast, but sometimes the me-too posts  bluedawg12   Oct-29-05 01:47 PM   #57 
        - If anyone wants a better researched thread- go for it!  bluedawg12   Oct-29-05 01:51 PM   #58 
  - Hey pot - come and read the kettle's post!!!  ClassWarrior   Oct-29-05 11:50 AM   #26 
  - "Gloom And Doom" is an opinion...one you may not agree with.  MrsGrumpy   Oct-29-05 11:25 AM   #7 
  - I am certainly not calling for a ban on GLOOM and DOOM -  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 11:43 AM   #18 
     - I don't think so...Many were under the impression that there would  MrsGrumpy   Oct-29-05 11:46 AM   #21 
        - Point well taken -- How About CIA LEAK: Pollyanas and Eeyores  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 11:54 AM   #27 
        - Thank you! Thank you!  zanne   Oct-29-05 02:49 PM   #70 
  - There have been some good, reasoned arguments . . .  donco6   Oct-29-05 11:37 AM   #11 
     - Doesn't look to me like the OP is objecting to "good, reasoned arguments."  ClassWarrior   Oct-29-05 11:42 AM   #17 
     - Thank you for clarifying -- just unsupported despair type posts  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 11:46 AM   #19 
     - Why just "unsupported DESPAIR"??? Why not "unsupported POLLYANNA"???  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 12:02 PM   #33 
        - Do you even bother to read before you post?? Look at post #27.  ClassWarrior   Oct-29-05 12:07 PM   #34 
           - Do YOU???  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 12:15 PM   #37 
              - Wow. Settle down big boy. If it's a nonsense thread, why...  ClassWarrior   Oct-29-05 12:19 PM   #39 
              - Ironic. Let's have "Whites Only" forums and "Blacks Only" forums.  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 12:28 PM   #44 
              - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-29-05 12:30 PM   #46 
                 - "Civilly?" You mean like post #37: "Read the fucking Original Post!" ??  ClassWarrior   Oct-29-05 12:33 PM   #48 
                    - After a "Do you even bother" attack, it's a moderate response, ******!  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 12:35 PM   #49 
                       - Why are you fighting so hard to defend despair and aggression?  ClassWarrior   Oct-29-05 12:38 PM   #50 
                          - Clue: Do you realize that questioning my MOTIVES is a personal attack?  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 12:53 PM   #52 
              - see my post 27 and 19  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 12:25 PM   #43 
     - I think you mean obtuse.  donco6   Oct-29-05 11:46 AM   #22 
        - Thank you. Obtuse.  ClassWarrior   Oct-29-05 11:47 AM   #24 
     - I like good reasoned arguments on all sides of an issue. . .  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 11:55 AM   #28 
  - Not Allowed!!!! Not Allowed!!! We must all abandon the term  MrsGrumpy   Oct-29-05 11:23 AM   #5 
  - (grin)  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 11:29 AM   #8 
  - Heaven forbid another DU'er has a different "perspective" than you!  Mr_Spock   Oct-29-05 02:18 PM   #66 
     - Sheer sophistry.  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 03:03 PM   #74 
  - There is nothing in any of my posts here that says "NOT ALLOWED"  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 12:16 PM   #38 
  - Hyperbole.  Mr_Spock   Oct-29-05 02:16 PM   #64 
  - It's not a perspective, it's a LACK of perspective that leads to Doom and  Mr_Spock   Oct-29-05 02:14 PM   #62 
  - Are you sure this is "Democratic" Underground?  zanne   Oct-29-05 02:46 PM   #69 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-29-05 11:23 AM   #4 
  - Maybe the operative word is "was"?  TahitiNut   Oct-29-05 11:32 AM   #9 
     - LOL!  obsqueesha   Oct-29-05 11:41 AM   #14 
  - How about CIA Leak Case: Everything I Disagree With.  donco6   Oct-29-05 11:36 AM   #10 
  - LOL - I like reading stuff I disagree with and want to read it  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 12:32 PM   #47 
     - You already have a way to filter what  sufrommich   Oct-29-05 02:58 PM   #73 
        - doen't really work in this case --  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 03:17 PM   #78 
  - recommended!  helderheid   Oct-29-05 11:40 AM   #13 
  - If you want to see Gloom and Doom  bloom   Oct-29-05 11:42 AM   #15 
  - I wouldn't care so much about Gloom threads, except the same User seems  FLDem5   Oct-29-05 11:42 AM   #16 
  - At least you know who to avoid  bloom   Oct-29-05 11:47 AM   #23 
  - Maybe the same User was trying to speak for those who don't dare  zanne   Oct-29-05 03:07 PM   #76 
  - I completely avoided DU yesterday...  FredStembottom   Oct-29-05 11:46 AM   #20 
  - I disagree. I think we need some DUers...  DeepModem Mom   Oct-29-05 11:48 AM   #25 
  - I second THIS motion.  mutley_r_us   Oct-29-05 12:29 PM   #45 
  - We must all toe the party line of the day. "Don't Worry! Be Happy!"  Tierra_y_Libertad   Oct-29-05 11:56 AM   #29 
  - Don't misread me -- "Don't Worry Be Happy" is not what I am looking for  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 12:00 PM   #31 
  - At the approach of any important event, the moles come out.  longship   Oct-29-05 12:01 PM   #32 
  - "If Democrats weren't brain dead, we'd really be in trouble".  mestup   Oct-29-05 12:08 PM   #35 
  - True, if there is a donkey in the living room...  upi402   Oct-29-05 12:22 PM   #40 
  - Ignore  Generator   Oct-29-05 12:22 PM   #42 
  - I have mixed feelings, am confused. Need to be able to talk about it  cassiepriam   Oct-29-05 01:22 PM   #55 
  - again not talking about "banning" or "flaming"  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 01:34 PM   #56 
  - A invitation : come on over to this thread and talk about our future  bluedawg12   Oct-29-05 02:02 PM   #59 
  - In defense of Eeyores  paul_fromatlanta   Oct-29-05 02:08 PM   #60 
  - Eeyore is a Democrat, right?  herbster   Oct-29-05 02:14 PM   #63 
     - In this case it was a reference to the original post  paul_fromatlanta   Oct-29-05 02:17 PM   #65 
  - That's a great idea!! All the pessimistic people who want to drag us down  Mr_Spock   Oct-29-05 02:12 PM   #61 
  - Sorry, but staying "on message" is for rethugs.  TheGoldenRule   Oct-29-05 03:04 PM   #75 
  - None of my posts say or imply "Stay on Message" or "March in lock step"  emulatorloo   Oct-29-05 03:13 PM   #77 
  - Locking  EstimatedProphet   Oct-29-05 03:18 PM   #79 
 

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