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The_Counsel Donating Member (844 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-20-04 09:47 AM
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24. Oh. GOD...!
"Hummer told JJ that a "very respected survey" showed that Kerry has a lower number than Gore did at this time."

Well duh...

I would think it's hard as hell to beat the NINETY-TWO PERCENT that Gore had in 2000 -- even if the candidate himself were Black...

"Hummer wasn't through whoring though. Started to go on about about * is 'reaching out' to the AA community."

Ri-ight...

Bush "reached out" to the Black community in 2000 also. You know what it got him...?

...a foot dead in his ass, that's what! SEVEN PERCENT of the Black vote, kids. We (usually) know a snow job when we hear it.

Yesterday, CNN had this big headline: "BUSH DOUBLES SUPPORT AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICANS" What they DIDN'T tell us, and hoped we wouldn't figure out, is that 7 x 2 = 14. FOURTEEN. Yeah, Bush is really kicking ass among Blacks...

...NOT!

You know what's funny? After all this spin, Bush is probably STILL going to pull less than 10% of the Black vote when it's all over. Just you watch....

I'll say it again: Kerry will get a minimum of 52 million popular votes and 312 electoral votes. It won't even be close. In fact, these bogus polls will only make his victory even sweeter...
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  -CNN: Black Vote is "Trending" Towards Bush* nostamj  Oct-20-04 09:23 AM   #0 
  - cnn mislead by comparing polls to actual results when that same poll  JI7   Oct-20-04 09:25 AM   #1 
  - I was trying to make the same argument down below  pbl   Oct-20-04 09:29 AM   #6 
     - i saw that, you explained it better than i did  JI7   Oct-20-04 09:31 AM   #11 
  - Actually, I would believe it.  Ripley   Oct-20-04 09:26 AM   #2 
  - And that's a really, really sad thing.  Misunderestimator   Oct-20-04 09:29 AM   #9 
  - Very weird.  Ripley   Oct-20-04 09:31 AM   #14 
  - Many ultra religious people in the black community  Stuckinthebush   Oct-20-04 09:37 AM   # 
  - Well, Homosexuality IS An Abomination According to Scripture...  The_Counsel   Oct-20-04 10:09 AM   #37 
  - Open to interpretation  Stuckinthebush   Oct-20-04 10:22 AM   #45 
  - True, But Paul Didn't Write Leviticus AFAIK...  The_Counsel   Oct-20-04 11:21 AM   #54 
     - No, Paul didn't write Leviticus  Stuckinthebush   Oct-20-04 12:38 PM   #64 
        - Amen To That. Agree to Disagree.  The_Counsel   Oct-20-04 01:28 PM   #70 
  - So is eating shrimp  tomfodw   Oct-20-04 11:32 AM   #55 
     - WOW!  The_Counsel   Oct-20-04 12:19 PM   #63 
        - Huh? "Thou shalt not seethe a kid in its mother's milk"  tomfodw   Oct-20-04 12:47 PM   #67 
           - You Might Be Thinking of Exodus 23:19...  The_Counsel   Oct-20-04 01:12 PM   #69 
  - The democratic party supports equal rights for gays because  rosebud57   Oct-20-04 10:11 AM   #38 
  - I disagree  Modem Butterfly   Oct-20-04 10:11 AM   #39 
     - Check out Catwoman's post from yesterday  Stuckinthebush   Oct-20-04 10:24 AM   #46 
  - Ironic isn't it?  texasblueeyes   Oct-20-04 12:42 PM   #65 
  - Some blacks part with Dems on the school vouchers issue also.  The Chronicler   Oct-20-04 11:43 AM   #58 
  - Ummmm. KERRY AND BUSH HAVE THE SAME OPINION ON THAT!  Caliphoto   Oct-20-04 11:45 AM   #59 
  - Hemmer is the biggest airhead on TV  ugarte   Oct-20-04 09:27 AM   #3 
  - I'm disappointed in her..I used to  zidzi   Oct-20-04 09:46 AM   #23 
  - The thing that bothered me the most about that interview was...  pbl   Oct-20-04 09:27 AM   #4 
  - They're "reaching out" by bashing gay marriage  BeyondGeography   Oct-20-04 09:27 AM   #5 
  - Is this horse hockey or what, I think if blacks do anything they may  candy331   Oct-20-04 09:33 AM   #15 
  - Actually CNN is correct  still_one   Oct-20-04 09:29 AM   #7 
  - "Brown Shirt" Hemmer cannot hide his allegiance to Bushco!  flpoljunkie   Oct-20-04 09:29 AM   #8 
  - Check out this poll of Detroit. CNN=spin me baby!  MrsGrumpy   Oct-20-04 09:30 AM   #10 
  - Kerry has the Black vote SOLID  goclark   Oct-20-04 10:16 AM   #41 
     - I live here. In Detroit that is.  MrsGrumpy   Oct-20-04 10:26 AM   #48 
        - Hi Mrs. Grumpy  goclark   Oct-20-04 10:45 AM   #53 
  - Did he really say "idiot"? *l*  GreenPartyVoter   Oct-20-04 09:31 AM   #12 
  - no, of course not.  nostamj   Oct-20-04 09:39 AM   #19 
     - Dang! I was hoping Jon Stewart had inspired everyone to speak their mind  GreenPartyVoter   Oct-20-04 09:39 AM   #20 
     - Jesse was fantastic on real time with  zidzi   Oct-20-04 09:49 AM   #26 
  - Don't Let Me Down, Hymie Town  DrFunkenstein   Oct-20-04 09:31 AM   #13 
  - So true. Sharpton wasn't pleased either.  BeyondGeography   Oct-20-04 09:42 AM   #22 
  - what is obsolence?  Cheswick   Oct-20-04 10:03 AM   #35 
     - They are refering to Jesse and Al  zidzi   Oct-20-04 11:53 AM   #61 
  - I don't believe it. Not in a jillion years.  saywhat   Oct-20-04 09:37 AM   #16 
  - Good..they can just  zidzi   Oct-20-04 09:37 AM   #17 
  - the Media Act is one of the first things Kerry  AmerDem   Oct-20-04 09:38 AM   #18 
  - I was just thinking the same thing!  saywhat   Oct-20-04 09:57 AM   #31 
  - pathetic..but i expect nothing less fromCorpNN  rndmprsn   Oct-20-04 09:40 AM   #21 
  - Oh. GOD...!  The_Counsel   Oct-20-04 09:47 AM   #24 
  - No way. I've canvassed in AA neighborhoods. Talked to probably 1000.  alphafemale   Oct-20-04 09:47 AM   #25 
  - I honestly believe CNN would lie about the way Kerry ties his shoes !  vetwife   Oct-20-04 09:50 AM   #27 
  - United Postal Workers  zidzi   Oct-20-04 09:51 AM   #28 
     - I know. And in my walks I've met probably about 6 other lettter carriers.  alphafemale   Oct-20-04 10:13 AM   #40 
        - Strange dude!  zidzi   Oct-20-04 11:56 AM   #62 
  - bullsh!t.  IANM   Oct-20-04 09:51 AM   #29 
  - only if they are ready to go back to slavery - any black person  28erl   Oct-20-04 09:53 AM   #30 
  - Gore got 91% to Bushie's 9%. I could see Kerry 90% and Bush 10%.  PROGRESSIVE1   Oct-20-04 10:00 AM   #32 
  - 88 percent  DaveinMD   Oct-20-04 10:19 AM   #44 
  - CNN "Trending Toward" Black Tar Heroin  hatrack   Oct-20-04 10:01 AM   #33 
  - You know who answers these "very respected surveys" dont'cha?  NightOwwl   Oct-20-04 10:02 AM   #34 
  - NEWSFLASH!!!  deseo   Oct-20-04 10:06 AM   #36 
  - "trend" doesn't mean anything  cmf   Oct-20-04 10:16 AM   #42 
  - As long as the Republicans refuse to condemn the Confederate flag...  tomfodw   Oct-20-04 10:18 AM   #43 
  - BUSH-MANUFACTURED REALITY ALERT!  rocknation   Oct-20-04 10:24 AM   #47 
  - CNN's Electoral College Map  shivaji   Oct-20-04 10:29 AM   #49 
  - Blacks, Latinos and other minorities are deeply opposed to gay rights  secular_warrior   Oct-20-04 10:30 AM   #50 
  - Wow.. so there are NO gay miniorities????  Caliphoto   Oct-20-04 11:47 AM   #60 
     - I understand that, but  secular_warrior   Oct-20-04 06:50 PM   #74 
  - I tend to think that Jesse Jackson is far more in touch  babyreblin   Oct-20-04 10:34 AM   #51 
  - Trending? Trending!!?? Only TRENDING???!!!  arwalden   Oct-20-04 10:37 AM   #52 
  - Not only was the "trending" toward shrub  chitty   Oct-20-04 11:33 AM   #56 
  - I'm laughing my ASS off!  cyr330   Oct-20-04 11:42 AM   #57 
  - Want the link to where they got this from??  DemocracyInaction   Oct-20-04 12:43 PM   #66 
  - In 2000, this same poll said Gore would get 75% of blacks  sonicx   Oct-20-04 12:50 PM   #68 
  - My, they are getting desperate  Jacobin   Oct-20-04 01:37 PM   #71 
  - They're just looking for something to talk about.  Mike J   Oct-20-04 01:38 PM   #72 
  - I'll believe it when I see it  DesertedRose   Oct-20-04 01:39 PM   #73 
 

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