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Rebellious Republican Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-29-04 08:37 PM
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56. Will, he is right about you having an influence on DU'ers, you know it
I have been posting here for a couple of years, Don't be coy, you know that you have somewhat of a cult following on DU.

And for good reason, your prose are very powerful, extremely passionate and moving. You are a natural born writer and have an instinctual flare for reaching into the hearts and minds of the masses.

Now with that said, you also have an incredibly huge ego as a result of this elevated status here. I have posted replies to some of your threads, but have been ignored by you and others in your clique.

Why, I don't know, but I have been snubbed by you and others, maybe because I am not New England bred and considered Harvard stock.

I may be just a former republican redneck from the south, blue collar, pick up driving, run of the mill hick.

But I do have some intelligence, can read and have life experiences that helps me to see the world with an open mind.

In regard to your post yesterday, your passion may have crossed the line on several levels. It is possible you do not or can not see the power of your statements.

Yes you have your right to express your opinion on this forum.

However it did strike a nerve with some, as with many influential and passionate writers, it can also have a adverse effect and negitive impact.

Well thats my two cents worth, but who really cares what a rebellious old republican thinks anyway?

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  -Now, Dear DUers, How was that. (Schilling Bows Out) louis c  Oct-29-04 09:11 AM   #0 
  - Thanks, Louie!  Career Prole   Oct-29-04 09:13 AM   #1 
  - good job  K E rocksNC   Oct-29-04 09:14 AM   #2 
  - Hats off to you! We are in a battle for New Hampshire...  CarolynEC   Oct-29-04 09:14 AM   #3 
  - I "undermined your efforts" by posting on DU  WilliamPitt   Oct-29-04 09:14 AM   #4 
  - You tried to pour cold water on our efforts  louis c   Oct-29-04 09:19 AM   #14 
  - At least be honest with yourself and say you are ok with a double standard  LuminousX   Oct-29-04 09:32 AM   #24 
  - Word to that  bicentennial_baby   Oct-29-04 09:33 AM   #26 
  - Absolutely, but I have one standard.  louis c   Oct-29-04 09:47 AM   #27 
  - Double standard? HOGWASH!  amBushed   Oct-29-04 10:35 AM   #36 
     - ***** BING BING BING BING **** We have a winner.  CarolynEC   Oct-29-04 11:02 AM   #47 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-29-04 03:43 PM   #52 
     - So agree!  texasblueeyes   Oct-29-04 08:01 PM   #55 
  - "I'll try to work with my Union Brethren to deliver the 4 EV in NH."  billyoc   Oct-29-04 09:56 AM   #28 
     - greetings to you from...  ret5hd   Oct-29-04 10:01 AM   #30 
  - And I agree with you  mvd   Oct-29-04 09:22 AM   #16 
  - It wasn't accomplished  louis c   Oct-29-04 09:24 AM   #17 
     - I'm not saying not to fight  mvd   Oct-29-04 09:33 AM   #25 
        - No, you don't say "not to fight"  louis c   Oct-29-04 10:22 AM   #31 
  - He has a right to say what he wants and we have a right to boycott his  nothingshocksmeanymore   Oct-29-04 10:32 AM   #35 
  - I swear when I'm to lzay to post... I just wait for you to post  trumad   Oct-29-04 10:38 AM   #38 
     - Probably in January since Misunderestimator  nothingshocksmeanymore   Oct-29-04 10:51 AM   #42 
  - Damn Will,  CatWoman   Oct-29-04 10:42 AM   #39 
  - Will, he is right about you having an influence on DU'ers, you know it  Rebellious Republican   Oct-29-04 08:37 PM   #56 
  - Excellent work. Say thanks to the union wokers! n/t  DrZeeLit   Oct-29-04 09:15 AM   #5 
  - Hats off to louis  madmax   Oct-29-04 09:15 AM   #6 
  - Thank you SO much!  JuniorPlankton   Oct-29-04 09:16 AM   #7 
  - thank you - his bowing out is the best  skylarmae   Oct-29-04 09:16 AM   #8 
  - I always say- UNION YES!!!! Thank you!!!! n/t  demokatgurrl   Oct-29-04 09:17 AM   #9 
  - Good job! Thanks for your contributions and hard work! n/t  nemdaille   Oct-29-04 09:18 AM   #10 
  - Congrats and thanks...  Michigan Dem   Oct-29-04 09:19 AM   #11 
  - Very cool. I just asumed that Schilling's doctors  snippy   Oct-29-04 09:19 AM   #12 
  - not as sweet as Sinclair folding like a cheap suit, but close  npincus   Oct-29-04 09:19 AM   #13 
  - No Criticism Here!  K8-EEE   Oct-29-04 09:21 AM   #15 
  - He admitted himself that mixing politics with the win was the wrong thing  Marianne   Oct-29-04 09:26 AM   #18 
  - He called the owner  party_line   Oct-29-04 09:31 AM   #23 
  - Great job  luckypunch   Oct-29-04 09:27 AM   #19 
  - something I heard yesterday on Faux 25  freedom_to_read   Oct-29-04 09:28 AM   #20 
  - Thank you!  DeepModem Mom   Oct-29-04 09:30 AM   #21 
  - Thanks brothers and sisters  senseandsensibility   Oct-29-04 09:30 AM   #22 
  - You're Welcome  louis c   Oct-29-04 07:54 PM   #54 
  - I still don't care  theboss   Oct-29-04 10:00 AM   #29 
  - Let's just say we should mobilize  louis c   Oct-29-04 10:25 AM   #33 
  - I wouldn't want Schilling to be afraid to state his opinion;  July   Oct-29-04 10:54 AM   #46 
     - I agree with you mostly.  theboss   Oct-29-04 11:27 AM   #48 
        - I think a boycott is OK when we are Joe Blows & he's a famous sports star.  July   Oct-29-04 11:59 AM   #50 
  - Bravo to the people who made him see the light  realcountrymusic   Oct-29-04 10:24 AM   #32 
  - Let's send that will power over to media. Bush scary and incompetent!  TruelyMe   Oct-29-04 10:25 AM   #34 
  - Good work, brothers and sisters!  mitchum   Oct-29-04 10:37 AM   #37 
  - It was a bonehead move.  Ksec   Oct-29-04 10:45 AM   #40 
  - Thanks Louis and the Union.  umtalal   Oct-29-04 10:50 AM   #41 
  - There is strength in Unity  louis c   Oct-29-04 04:59 PM   #53 
  - Thank goodness he did  nolabels   Oct-29-04 10:52 AM   #43 
  - Wow, awesome job ya'll. Really, way to go.  prayin4rain   Oct-29-04 10:54 AM   #44 
  - I'm glad he changed his mind.  cat_girl25   Oct-29-04 10:54 AM   #45 
  - I just saw that on CNN and didn't know you had already posted  DemocracyInaction   Oct-29-04 11:52 AM   #49 
  - Thank you so much.  NewYorkerfromMass   Oct-29-04 12:02 PM   #51 

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