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gulliver Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-27-03 12:07 PM
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35. I use "technically the president"
Technically, Bush is president. I like to underscore Bush's tenuous legitimacy while not looking like I am trying to avoid calling him the president.
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  -Have you ever called Bush "President"? Cascadian  Nov-27-03 01:32 AM   #0 
  - Usually just "Bush" is sufficient  jpgray   Nov-27-03 01:33 AM   #1 
  - Regret to say, I have.  fabius   Nov-27-03 01:34 AM   #2 
  - Sort of kinda  Momof1   Nov-27-03 01:40 AM   #3 
  - ? Maybe. Usually Bush in public.  politicat   Nov-27-03 01:42 AM   #4 
  - Yes, to get people to listen to me  kainah   Nov-27-03 01:42 AM   #5 
  - I'd rather eat shit and die  impeach the gop   Nov-27-03 01:42 AM   #6 
  - POTUS? Never SCROTUS Definately  Eroshan   Nov-27-03 01:33 PM   #46 
  - Nope  Pastiche423   Nov-27-03 01:44 AM   #7 
  - Sure. Why not? I like to pick my battles; and semantics games ain't useful  Bucky   Nov-27-03 01:45 AM   #8 
  - Not with a capital P, no.  Hogarth   Nov-27-03 01:50 AM   #9 
  - NEVER! (long list of unspeakably vile expletives deleted)  Zorra   Nov-27-03 01:52 AM   #10 
  - the TOS would not permit me to print what I usually call him, but suffice  niyad   Nov-27-03 01:53 AM   #11 
  - NEVER  Hieronymus   Nov-27-03 02:12 AM   #12 
  - If I can remember the list....  AntiCoup2k   Nov-27-03 02:12 AM   #13 
  - Nope..he's AWOL George to me...always was always will be.  RapidCreek   Nov-27-03 02:15 AM   #14 
  - No.  Tatiana   Nov-27-03 02:22 AM   #15 
  - HMMM  FARAFIELD   Nov-27-03 02:23 AM   #16 
  - one more thing  FARAFIELD   Nov-27-03 02:25 AM   #17 
  - He hasn't been  fshrink   Nov-27-03 02:49 AM   #18 
  - In context  sandnsea   Nov-27-03 02:54 AM   #19 
  - No - NEVER!!!!  Lindsey   Nov-27-03 03:09 AM   #20 
     - Yeah, he is  sandnsea   Nov-27-03 11:44 PM   #58 
  - Absolutely not...  LibDemAlways   Nov-27-03 03:13 AM   #21 
  - Well of course  Gore1FL   Nov-27-03 04:25 AM   #22 
  - NEVER...  Piperay   Nov-27-03 04:27 AM   #23 
  - No way!  murielm99   Nov-27-03 04:44 AM   #24 
  - Never !  dand   Nov-27-03 04:45 AM   #25 
  - Yes  BareKnuckledLiberal   Nov-27-03 04:51 AM   #26 
  - Nope.  Kahuna   Nov-27-03 11:20 AM   #27 
  - I call him "your president" to republicans  onebigbadwulf   Nov-27-03 11:21 AM   #28 
  - Many times...  rucky   Nov-27-03 11:22 AM   #29 
  - No!  0007   Nov-27-03 11:23 AM   #30 
  - Gone as far as...  PHDiva   Nov-27-03 11:32 AM   #31 
  - No, It's Either Junior or Bush  cryingshame   Nov-27-03 11:33 AM   #32 
  - No and never will  Unknown Known   Nov-27-03 11:41 AM   #33 
  - Oxymoron.  waywest   Nov-27-03 11:48 AM   #34 
  - I use "technically the president"  gulliver   Nov-27-03 12:07 PM   #35 
  - never  trof   Nov-27-03 12:09 PM   #36 
  - Precisely 3 times  Eloriel   Nov-27-03 12:13 PM   #37 
  - Yes.  Selwynn   Nov-27-03 12:14 PM   #38 
  - I call him a lot of other things  Mrjinx   Nov-27-03 12:15 PM   #39 
  - No NEVER........  onecitzenBtrayed   Nov-27-03 12:28 PM   #40 
  - Never. He's just "Bush* to me. n/t  caledesi   Nov-27-03 12:38 PM   #41 
  - Occasionally.  Zynx   Nov-27-03 12:39 PM   #42 
  - I'm very careful not to.  Screaming Lord Byron   Nov-27-03 12:40 PM   #43 
  - I used to call him jackass, but now, thanks to Sally Baron,  Catshrink   Nov-27-03 12:41 PM   #44 
  - i call him curious george  name not needed   Nov-27-03 12:53 PM   #45 
  - Nope, Zilch, Zip. "His Fraudulency" Fills the Bill  UTUSN   Nov-27-03 04:26 PM   #47 
  - Never!!!! Didn't Ronnie, either. n/t  mlawson   Nov-27-03 08:15 PM   #48 
  - I make it a point never to show him that respect  cedahlia   Nov-27-03 08:30 PM   #49 
  - Yes  Upfront   Nov-27-03 09:04 PM   #50 
  - I try to not  CSI Willows   Nov-27-03 09:09 PM   #51 
  - Never! And I refuse to even capitalize the "b" in his name.  notmyprez   Nov-27-03 09:22 PM   #52 
  - unfortunatly, the man sits in the oval office, signs bills, and  nemo137   Nov-27-03 10:50 PM   #53 
  - NOPE! It's always bush* or some other name! n/t  sistersofmercy   Nov-27-03 10:52 PM   #54 
  - Probably in an unguarded moment, a time or two...but  karlschneider   Nov-27-03 10:58 PM   #55 
  - No  Catt03   Nov-27-03 11:01 PM   #56 
  - In the heat of an argument, once in a while, but I always catch myself.  Zhade   Nov-27-03 11:05 PM   #57 
  - not once  ZombyWoof   Nov-27-03 11:47 PM   #59 
  - Smirk,Bush,or former governor of Texas.Never President  argyl   Nov-28-03 09:57 AM   #60 
  - the ...Un-President Bush  sam sarrha   Nov-28-03 10:07 AM   #61 
  - I didn't know president  mmonk   Nov-28-03 10:08 AM   #62 
 

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