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leesa Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Nov-20-04 09:28 PM
Response to Reply #19
31. I think it's partially this selfishness of "family first" that has gotten
us into this ugliness in America. We have forgotten how to care about others.

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  -Finally talked to my mom...she voted for Bush Vickers  Nov-20-04 08:30 PM   #0 
  - Do not EVER let her live it down  realpolitik   Nov-20-04 08:34 PM   #1 
  - then maybe next time she'll listen to you  tk2kewl   Nov-20-04 08:42 PM   #13 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-20-04 08:43 PM   #14 
  - Family First!  Poor Richard Lex   Nov-20-04 08:45 PM   #19 
     - I think it's partially this selfishness of "family first" that has gotten  leesa   Nov-20-04 09:28 PM   #31 
  - yea, anytime she complains tell she it's her fault for voting bush  Ducks In A Row   Nov-20-04 08:47 PM   #22 
  - Yeah rub her nose in it  Yupster   Nov-20-04 11:00 PM   #40 
  - My mom voted Kerry  ayeshahaqqiqa   Nov-20-04 08:34 PM   #2 
  - Unfortunately itis going to take  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-20-04 08:35 PM   #3 
  - I know how you feel.................  Cherie59   Nov-20-04 08:35 PM   #4 
  - Glad you're here!  GreatAuntK   Nov-20-04 08:48 PM   #24 
  - I'm so lucky. My mom TAUGHT me my politics.  aquart   Nov-20-04 08:36 PM   #5 
  - You are  charlie   Nov-20-04 08:39 PM   #9 
  - sorry vickers. mom is stupid.  bullimiami   Nov-20-04 08:37 PM   #6 
  - I'm not taking calls from my Repugnant family including Mom.  bahrbearian   Nov-20-04 08:38 PM   #7 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-20-04 08:45 PM   #17 
     - On the contrary, better not talking, than arguing. n/t  NCevilDUer   Nov-20-04 08:53 PM   #25 
     - They like to rub it in my face, I don't need to highten my BP?  bahrbearian   Nov-20-04 08:56 PM   #26 
     - you are right, family is very valuable  NuttyFluffers   Nov-20-04 09:18 PM   #28 
  - Yeah, I know all about parents  ohioliberal   Nov-20-04 08:38 PM   #8 
  - Well, it's nice that they had a real nice life, because those that voted  acmavm   Nov-20-04 08:43 PM   #15 
     - you don't have to get over it. she directly attacked everyone you loved...  NuttyFluffers   Nov-20-04 09:23 PM   #30 
  - My Mom voted for Bush because:  Imalittleteapot   Nov-20-04 08:41 PM   #10 
  - people who can't or won't think harder than that should not be  tk2kewl   Nov-20-04 08:45 PM   #18 
  - It kinda sucks to have to say "I told you so!" to your own family.  ocelot   Nov-20-04 08:42 PM   #11 
  - Well, of course. Hardcore repubs blame dems for Nixon's  NCevilDUer   Nov-20-04 08:56 PM   #27 
  - I relate to this  GreatAuntK   Nov-20-04 08:42 PM   #12 
  - Your dad is telling you clearly  Yupster   Nov-20-04 10:56 PM   #39 
     - My dad baits me  GreatAuntK   Nov-21-04 02:16 AM   #42 
        - If I had family that said things like that to me, I would very  Dem2theMax   Nov-21-04 04:16 AM   #47 
  - You can choose your friends...  JaneEyrez   Nov-20-04 08:43 PM   #16 
  - bull, family chooses all the time.  NuttyFluffers   Nov-20-04 09:33 PM   #32 
     - Didn't make that as clear as I meant to...  JaneEyrez   Nov-20-04 10:02 PM   #35 
        - :) just edgy dear, going through my anger phase i think  NuttyFluffers   Nov-20-04 10:43 PM   #38 
  - You are not alone....  JanLip   Nov-20-04 08:46 PM   #20 
  - With Thanksgiving coming up  blackangrydem   Nov-20-04 08:46 PM   #21 
  - thank god for movies. you can't really talk when one is on.  AgadorSparticus   Nov-20-04 10:01 PM   #34 
     - Yep. Movies and reminiscing will fill the air  blackangrydem   Nov-20-04 11:05 PM   #41 
     - Which movies? Suggestions for you.  Dem2theMax   Nov-21-04 04:21 AM   #49 
  - Ask her to put you up for adoption. I'm adopted, it's not that bad.  autorank   Nov-20-04 08:48 PM   #23 
  - Adopted here too. Lucky for me, Dad is a Dem, 86 yr. old Mom  Dem2theMax   Nov-21-04 04:26 AM   #50 
  - this is what appalls me  NJCher   Nov-20-04 09:19 PM   #29 
  - Thank you for a great post  Vickers   Nov-20-04 09:34 PM   #33 
  - Cher, you and your brother can move to my hood any time.  autorank   Nov-20-04 10:28 PM   #37 
  - Join the club!!! My mother, a retired teacher, who raised me as a  Gloria   Nov-20-04 10:09 PM   #36 
  - None of my four parents (including step-parents)  Moonbeam_Starlight   Nov-21-04 02:20 AM   #43 
  - I subscribe to the Carville theory of the universe  PlanetBev   Nov-21-04 02:49 AM   #45 
  - I can sympathize  EnfantTerrible   Nov-21-04 02:41 AM   #44 
  - Can you sit down with her in front of a computer?  Dem2theMax   Nov-21-04 04:09 AM   #46 
  - I'm sorry  Piperay   Nov-21-04 04:20 AM   #48 

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