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Warpy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:55 PM
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9. You bet!!
Dean was the primary target because he'd done an end run around all the party hacks and built his own organization from the ground up. Unforgiveable! As soon as they had some footage they could take out of context--a pep rally for the faithful which was shown to prove he was a lunatic instead of a mannerly public speaker--they ran with it.

Trust me, they'll do the same to all the favorites listed above. You can like who you want to, but don't think this is going to be something that is only directed at the candidate you don't like. Try to remember who owns the media, and work from there.

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  -"The Media Took-Out Dean": It just doesn't add-up. Indiana Democrat  Jan-23-04 06:43 PM   #0 
  - Kerry Will Be Next After Clark.  David Zephyr   Jan-23-04 06:46 PM   #1 
  - You bet!!  Warpy   Jan-23-04 06:55 PM   #9 
  - End-run around hacks? He got a lot of endorsements from those hacks.  AP   Jan-23-04 07:04 PM   #16 
     - OH?  Warpy   Jan-23-04 07:15 PM   #21 
        - Million Dollar Bill wasn't DLC? Surprise there.  AP   Jan-23-04 07:16 PM   #22 
  - Ditto......  liberalnurse   Jan-23-04 07:11 PM   #20 
  - The Republicans have been trying to take Kerry out  Nicholas_J   Jan-23-04 08:03 PM   #37 
  - Drugs and women???  sandnsea   Jan-23-04 08:54 PM   #40 
     - I hear Kerry once forgot to feed his pet goldfish in the morning.  spooky3   Jan-23-04 10:13 PM   #45 
        - LOL spooky3!  kayleybeth   Jan-24-04 04:40 AM   #48 
        - There goes Edwards and that insincere hair again  beaconess   Jan-24-04 06:47 AM   #50 
  - One theory  absyntheNsugar   Jan-23-04 06:47 PM   #2 
  - The first part's probably right: the right wing wanted a patsy to go  AP   Jan-23-04 06:51 PM   #6 
     - You can't discount pack journalism tho  absyntheNsugar   Jan-23-04 07:25 PM   #31 
     - Have you been reading my mail?  lurk_no_more   Jan-23-04 09:15 PM   #43 
  - If Kerry shared your attitude, he would lose the general election easily.  w4rma   Jan-23-04 06:47 PM   #3 
  - The media drove that car as far as it could and abandoned it in Iowa.  AP   Jan-23-04 06:47 PM   #4 
  - Edwards blew up that evening to some journalists who wanted to film  w4rma   Jan-23-04 06:50 PM   #5 
     - Without a citation it sounds like a weak attempt at rumour-mongering.  AP   Jan-23-04 06:52 PM   #7 
     - citation  w4rma   Jan-23-04 07:05 PM   #17 
        - Perhaps this is why Edwards has been able to control his image and frame..  AP   Jan-23-04 07:22 PM   #27 
     - He got very "snarly" with Carol when she challenged him.  Southsideirish   Jan-23-04 06:55 PM   #8 
        - Literally, laughing at that. And I don't me I'm typing LOL. I mean I am  AP   Jan-23-04 06:58 PM   #11 
        - His Voting Record Stacked Up Against Bush  cryingshame   Jan-23-04 06:59 PM   #13 
           - Oops. might be deriding wrong reporter above. Carol who?  AP   Jan-23-04 07:01 PM   #14 
              - Sorry, being from Illinois, I thought everyone knew "Carol" - Moseley  Southsideirish   Jan-23-04 08:47 PM   #38 
  - Shees...  w13rd0   Jan-23-04 06:56 PM   #10 
  - Dispute it.  Indiana Democrat   Jan-23-04 06:59 PM   #12 
     - 2000  AP   Jan-23-04 07:03 PM   #15 
     - "So come up with a theory that works within that paradigm."  Indiana Democrat   Jan-23-04 07:08 PM   #18 
        - Why do you disagree with my arguments, then?  AP   Jan-23-04 07:18 PM   #24 
           - It's pretty obvious...  Indiana Democrat   Jan-23-04 07:26 PM   #32 
              - And I'm saying they're not helping the dems by piling on Dean.  AP   Jan-23-04 07:30 PM   #35 
     - Dispute it?  w13rd0   Jan-23-04 07:29 PM   #34 
  - Its neither  kcwayne   Jan-23-04 07:08 PM   #19 
  - The obvious answer is...  Indiana Democrat   Jan-23-04 07:17 PM   #23 
  - Can we PLEASE give it a rest? This is SO two days ago!  edzontar   Jan-23-04 07:26 PM   #33 
  - Its not obvious at all  kcwayne   Jan-23-04 07:31 PM   #36 
  - Congratulations Karl Rove - You've already won.  NewHampster   Jan-23-04 07:20 PM   #25 
  - You think I've been brainwashed by Karl Rove?  Indiana Democrat   Jan-23-04 07:25 PM   #29 
  - You're assuming Dean will be nominated  FreeperSlayer   Jan-24-04 05:36 AM   #49 
  - Kerry is the next Democrat for the media to bitch about.  Gayle   Jan-23-04 07:20 PM   #26 
  - I'll say again: I've given this thought  frustrated_lefty   Jan-23-04 07:23 PM   #28 
  - That And More  Crisco   Jan-24-04 07:33 AM   #52 
  - This is a most counter-productive post.  edzontar   Jan-23-04 07:25 PM   #30 
  - "Counter-Productive"??  Indiana Democrat   Jan-24-04 07:47 AM   #53 
  - "unelectable"  bitchkitty   Jan-23-04 08:52 PM   #39 
  - I have to ask--how can anyone with a LIFe post these  edzontar   Jan-23-04 09:04 PM   #42 
  - Go to moderateindependent.com  Skwmom   Jan-23-04 08:55 PM   #41 
  - Clark is going to call out the GOP/Faux every chance he can n/t  maddezmom   Jan-24-04 04:28 AM   #47 
  - I don't think Kerry can win the general election  dansolo   Jan-23-04 10:02 PM   #44 
  - If you register and vote for him, that will be enough.  oasis   Jan-24-04 02:17 AM   #46 
  - Mainstream media loves scandal  Parrcrow   Jan-24-04 07:08 AM   #51 
 

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