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Jamastiene Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-29-08 07:13 PM
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22. Please stay safe, Cynthia McKinney.
It's so dangerous over there right now. She has some serious courage.
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  -Cynthia McKinney is on her way to Gaza MartyL  Dec-29-08 06:20 PM   #0 
  - I wish all of them luck and safety  Truth Hurts A Lot   Dec-29-08 06:24 PM   #1 
  - I second that  GreenPartyVoter   Dec-29-08 06:35 PM   #11 
  - Hopefully she has learned her lesson about slapping people in uniform  Freddie Stubbs   Dec-29-08 06:24 PM   #2 
  - If those boys in uniform had been doing there job there would have been no problem.  peace13   Dec-29-08 06:27 PM   #5 
  - BULLSHIT. They WERE doing their job.  JeanGrey   Jan-02-09 07:43 AM   #87 
  - It's enough that she lost her seat in the overreaction to that.  Ken Burch   Dec-29-08 06:31 PM   #8 
  - she didn't lose her seat in reaction to that incident  ProdigalJunkMail   Dec-29-08 06:44 PM   #18 
     - Nahh... mostly one thing she said, she questioned Bush and his war!  Roy   Dec-29-08 07:51 PM   #28 
  - Given that one of that crew confessed they were harassing her  sfexpat2000   Dec-29-08 06:38 PM   #14 
  - Some are lucky to only get a slap.  Forkboy   Dec-29-08 07:42 PM   #24 
     - HA! Now, THAT'S leadership.  sfexpat2000   Dec-30-08 12:22 AM   #60 
  - Have you seen the video of Cynthia slapping a cop?  roody   Dec-29-08 10:44 PM   #58 
  - We're all saved! nt  anonymous171   Dec-29-08 06:25 PM   #3 
  - did you have a decent BM today?  burythehatchet   Dec-29-08 10:11 PM   #54 
  - You beat me to it.  NaturalHigh   Dec-30-08 04:41 PM   #71 
  - LOL  JeanGrey   Jan-02-09 07:44 AM   #88 
  - She is amazing.  peace13   Dec-29-08 06:25 PM   #4 
  - A strong woman shows her courage once again.  Ken Burch   Dec-29-08 06:29 PM   #6 
  - He would.  LWolf   Dec-29-08 06:32 PM   #9 
  - oh come on. nt  Truth Hurts A Lot   Dec-29-08 06:42 PM   #17 
     - You think the odds are better than that?  LWolf   Dec-29-08 06:46 PM   #20 
        - I like Cynthia McKinney and am actually  Truth Hurts A Lot   Dec-29-08 07:57 PM   #29 
           - You are correct, of course.  LWolf   Dec-29-08 08:05 PM   #33 
  - Yes, because we really want the face of our government to be kooks.  TheWraith   Dec-29-08 06:44 PM   #19 
     - no  Truth Hurts A Lot   Dec-29-08 08:00 PM   #31 
  - Maybe if the Palestinians would stop blowing people up  TheKentuckian   Dec-29-08 06:30 PM   #7 
  - They'd have been less likely to keep blowing stuff if the Israelis  Ken Burch   Dec-29-08 06:32 PM   #10 
  - It didn't use to be like that but the Palestinians continued to  TheKentuckian   Dec-29-08 08:52 PM   #36 
  - Interesting. Much of the time the word genocide is misused, but not in the case of my post...  Violet_Crumble   Jan-02-09 01:58 AM   #86 
  - Ahhh the people shooting rockets are from Gaza and there are not settlements there anymore  HardcoreProgressive   Dec-29-08 09:04 PM   #37 
  - Nope just an air and water blockade  azurnoir   Dec-31-08 01:26 AM   #76 
  - "You can't keep encroaching on people's homeland and expect them to just accept it quietly."  apocalypsehow   Dec-29-08 09:43 PM   #40 
     - Your analogy would only work  Ken Burch   Dec-29-08 09:51 PM   #44 
        - It's not my problem you can't defend your double standard. n/t.  apocalypsehow   Dec-29-08 09:53 PM   #45 
        - I just showed I have no double standard.  Ken Burch   Dec-29-08 09:56 PM   #46 
           - You apply a set of standards to A you do not apply to B, a textbook definition of "double standard"  apocalypsehow   Dec-29-08 10:00 PM   #48 
              - I hate Lou Dobbs and I just proved I don't agree with him.  Ken Burch   Dec-29-08 10:02 PM   #50 
                 - Your admission that you apply a double standard in your approach to issues is noted, and appreciated  apocalypsehow   Dec-29-08 10:04 PM   #51 
                    - I don't have a double standard.  Ken Burch   Dec-29-08 10:06 PM   #52 
                       - "You can't keep encroaching on people's homeland and expect them to just accept it quietly."  apocalypsehow   Dec-29-08 10:09 PM   #53 
                          - There's no sane way you can make the comparison you're making.  Ken Burch   Dec-30-08 01:19 AM   #61 
        - RE: "Dobbs' racist attitude towards Mexicans."  The Bakery Wagon   Dec-30-08 05:38 AM   #63 
           - Andrew Jackson adopted a Native American kid  Ken Burch   Dec-30-08 12:33 PM   #68 
           - Dobbs was famously busted by Amy Goodman for getting his guests  sfexpat2000   Dec-30-08 04:49 PM   #72 
  - Maybe if Israel gets the frak out of all lands taken in 1967  IndianaGreen   Dec-29-08 10:35 PM   #57 
  - I'll bet she will be really helpful!  deaniac21   Dec-29-08 06:36 PM   #12 
  - ...if they let her leave the country.  crikkett   Dec-29-08 06:36 PM   #13 
  - I heard this too.  illuminaughty   Dec-29-08 09:58 PM   #47 
  - God bless that woman. At least someone in the US recognizes the humanity of the people of Gaza.  ProgressiveMuslim   Dec-29-08 06:39 PM   #15 
  - You Go GIRL! n/t  KoKo01   Dec-29-08 06:41 PM   #16 
  - What? Like they will let her in....  lonestarnot   Dec-29-08 06:52 PM   #21 
  - Please stay safe, Cynthia McKinney.  Jamastiene   Dec-29-08 07:13 PM   #22 
  - I wonder if she can swim and deal with the safety issues of shipboard life in the Antarctic  HardcoreProgressive   Dec-29-08 09:05 PM   #38 
  - Who Cares? She's A Nobody.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Dec-29-08 07:18 PM   #23 
  - Says the one posting anonymously on the internet.  Forkboy   Dec-29-08 07:44 PM   #25 
  - So your name is really Forkboy? Pot meet kettle.  chucktaylor   Dec-29-08 08:10 PM   #34 
     - Have I called anyone a nobody while posting online?  Forkboy   Dec-29-08 08:18 PM   #35 
  - wow! That was really mean and uncalled for! nt  Truth Hurts A Lot   Dec-29-08 08:01 PM   #32 
     - thank you for validating the efficacy of my Ignore filter :)  burythehatchet   Dec-29-08 10:13 PM   #55 
        - I've always thought that the ignore function was for chicken-shits...  fla nocount   Dec-29-08 10:19 PM   #56 
           - Well, aren't you special.Everyone who feels differently than you=chickenshit?  uppityperson   Dec-30-08 12:14 PM   #66 
           - No. It's also for people who don't want to be bothered by ridiculous bs.  sfexpat2000   Dec-30-08 04:54 PM   #73 
           - And I always thought people with no Profile ate chicken shit.  bahrbearian   Dec-31-08 02:45 AM   #77 
  - Bravo Cynthia  malaise   Dec-29-08 07:45 PM   #26 
  - Bravo for her and those with her. Courageous people. K&R  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-29-08 07:46 PM   #27 
  - i love cynthia, wish she remained a dem.  psychmommy   Dec-29-08 07:59 PM   #30 
  - I thank god she is no Dem. She was a total embarrasment .  Dick Dastardly   Dec-31-08 05:50 PM   #81 
     - God isn't that the truth.  JeanGrey   Jan-02-09 07:48 AM   #89 
  - Best of luck to them.  Naturyl   Dec-29-08 09:09 PM   #39 
  - I'm sure this will end well.  AngryAmish   Dec-29-08 09:44 PM   #41 
  - A fellow optimist!  Forkboy   Dec-29-08 09:48 PM   #43 
  - Thanks.... I have a lot of respect for her!  bobbolink   Dec-29-08 09:47 PM   #42 
  - I'll keep your secret.  illuminaughty   Dec-29-08 10:01 PM   #49 
     - Yes, I heard her and Rosa speak in Denvoid before the Convention...  bobbolink   Dec-30-08 11:59 AM   #65 
  - Kudos and thank you, Cynthia!  Pastiche423   Dec-30-08 12:19 AM   #59 
  - Dear god, please protect this idiot from herself while she is over there  Kurska   Dec-30-08 01:42 AM   #62 
  - Maybe she will stay and run for office.  Behind the Aegis   Dec-30-08 05:46 AM   #64 
  - just got this in my e-mail/ this is not good news  alyce douglas   Dec-30-08 12:22 PM   #67 
  - Cynthia needs to slap those sucka's!  deaniac21   Dec-30-08 01:14 PM   #69 
  - The IDF are not DC cops, have you ever been on the business end of A Tavor Tar-21 assault rifle  Kurska   Dec-30-08 01:38 PM   #70 
  - Yep, intercepted, damaged, and not safe in Lebanon  HardcoreProgressive   Dec-30-08 08:32 PM   #74 
  - Great idea, send a confirmed anti-semite to meddle around in the middle east  Wolsh   Dec-31-08 12:56 AM   #75 
  - Confirmed anti-Semite...  NaturalHigh   Dec-31-08 04:46 PM   #78 
     - And now both of you owe an apology for smearing Cynthia. Congratulations.  sfexpat2000   Dec-31-08 05:05 PM   #80 
     - Yeah, a move made for political life saving is not apology worthy  Wolsh   Jan-02-09 12:46 AM   #82 
        - Ridiculous. In what capacity is she supposed to make a statement?  sfexpat2000   Jan-02-09 12:57 AM   #84 
           - "Put on your yamukle and celebrate"  Wolsh   Jan-02-09 06:10 PM   #92 
              - This smear will never end and it's good to know that people like you  sfexpat2000   Jan-02-09 06:21 PM   #93 
                 - Smear?? What smear? I guess you mean the facts of the matter?  Wolsh   Jan-02-09 06:31 PM   #96 
                    - You bet it says something about me. It says I'm not dim enough  sfexpat2000   Jan-02-09 06:37 PM   #98 
                       - So you think the ADL just made that arcticle up?  Wolsh   Jan-02-09 07:03 PM   #100 
                          - I think your lame attempts to smear Cynthia are very sad.  sfexpat2000   Jan-02-09 07:12 PM   #103 
                             - You didn't answer my question. Do you think that the ADL is making this up...  Wolsh   Jan-02-09 07:14 PM   #104 
                                - All the other accounts of these exchanges between people who are not Cynthia?  sfexpat2000   Jan-02-09 07:28 PM   #105 
                                   - They're from people who were there and who heard them, these things didn't happen in a vacuum  Wolsh   Jan-02-09 10:14 PM   #107 
     - Yup, Cynthia is a media whore. That is what this entire thing  JeanGrey   Jan-02-09 07:49 AM   #90 
  - She is one of the few politicians that arent rotten to the core.  zonmoy   Dec-31-08 05:03 PM   #79 
     - This is a joke, right?  Wolsh   Jan-02-09 12:46 AM   #83 
        - She seems to be the only american politician willing to stand up to israel  zonmoy   Jan-02-09 01:07 AM   #85 
           - oh, you're one of these types.  Wolsh   Jan-02-09 06:06 PM   #91 
              - Is your google broken? People all over the world are protesting this slaughter.  sfexpat2000   Jan-02-09 06:22 PM   #94 
                 - is your brain working? Sane people all over the world also support Israel in their  Wolsh   Jan-02-09 06:30 PM   #95 
                    - Good luck with that.  sfexpat2000   Jan-02-09 06:35 PM   #97 
                    - I'm not rooting for a team here, I don't need luck.  Wolsh   Jan-02-09 07:02 PM   #99 
                    - It's pretty clear you have no idea as to what the rest of the world thinks...  Violet_Crumble   Jan-02-09 07:07 PM   #101 
                       - I've said I don't care what the rest of the world thinks. I do know that there are many people who  Wolsh   Jan-02-09 07:12 PM   #102 
                          - Most Americans support Israel  Vegasaurus   Jan-02-09 07:37 PM   #106 
                             - ...  DogPoundPup   Jan-02-09 10:50 PM   #108 

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