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Fovea Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-23-05 10:10 PM
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22. At best, we got Frist to take a step back
and get Rove further on board.
At worst, we gave them time to kill a few moderate republicans metaphorically or literally.

Watch it happen.
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  -How bad a screwing was the DLC compromise? Warren Stupidity  May-23-05 09:36 PM   #0 
  - You left off "We screwed the Republicans pretty good."  jobycom   May-23-05 09:41 PM   #1 
  - "Fristians" == "republicans"  Warren Stupidity   May-23-05 09:42 PM   #2 
     - yeah, well  jobycom   May-23-05 09:43 PM   #3 
  - Don't know. Let's see what happens after these eight judges.  Massacure   May-23-05 09:45 PM   #4 
  - uh-oh what does it mean if "screw you ..." wins?  Warren Stupidity   May-23-05 09:46 PM   #5 
  - I don't understand spinning this as a DLC deal  LittleClarkie   May-23-05 09:47 PM   #6 
  - Perhaps two of them were not DLC'ers  Warren Stupidity   May-23-05 09:49 PM   #8 
     - oh and I worded the poll to be light-hearted  Warren Stupidity   May-23-05 09:51 PM   #12 
     - To be on the right side of the left but the left side of the right  LittleClarkie   May-23-05 09:55 PM   #16 
        - The DLC is not centrist.  Warren Stupidity   May-23-05 10:09 PM   #21 
           - Two questions: Does Clinton typify the DLC?  LittleClarkie   May-23-05 10:11 PM   #23 
              - lets see  Warren Stupidity   May-23-05 10:55 PM   #33 
  - For the Dems,  mmonk   May-23-05 09:48 PM   #7 
  - The ones spinning this as a win the most  LittleClarkie   May-23-05 09:56 PM   #17 
  - It's too soon to tell.  FubarFly   May-23-05 09:50 PM   #9 
  - DLC? WTF?  TheBorealAvenger   May-23-05 09:51 PM   #10 
  - Joementum EOM  Warren Stupidity   May-23-05 09:53 PM   #14 
  - Talk About Your Push-Polls /nt  demwing   May-23-05 09:51 PM   #11 
  - Political analysts at week's end are going to tab this one as a win for us  Old Crusoe   May-23-05 09:52 PM   #13 
  - I consider the appointment of three shitheads with more to follow  Warren Stupidity   May-23-05 09:54 PM   #15 
     - What appointment?  LittleClarkie   May-23-05 09:57 PM   #18 
     - oh ok right sorry  Warren Stupidity   May-23-05 10:00 PM   #19 
     - Do you seriously expect Rep. senators not to vote for them?  Mass   May-23-05 10:16 PM   #26 
        - I'm waiting to see  LittleClarkie   May-23-05 10:18 PM   #27 
           - There isn't a single instance of compassion, fairness or  pgh_dem   May-23-05 11:09 PM   #35 
     - They were shitheads prior to tonight's deal and we didn't have the votes -  Old Crusoe   May-23-05 10:01 PM   #20 
     - Theocratic poseur leaders like to tell their flock they are oppressed  TheBorealAvenger   May-23-05 10:13 PM   #24 
        - It is shameful, and you're right about that strategy. If I hear the --  Old Crusoe   May-23-05 10:42 PM   #29 
     - What was going to keep them from getting confirmed ANYWAYS?  davepc   May-24-05 03:06 AM   #39 
        - So explain to me what happens next time.  Zhade   May-24-05 06:20 AM   #42 
        - Sorry but I don't see it that way.  Warren Stupidity   May-24-05 06:21 AM   #43 
           - The republicans are not some monolithic bloc  davepc   May-24-05 08:52 AM   #45 
  - At best, we got Frist to take a step back  realpolitik   May-23-05 10:10 PM   #22 
  - Sorry but Byrd signed on that.  Mass   May-23-05 10:14 PM   #25 
  - Here's the list:  bvar22   May-23-05 10:54 PM   #32 
     - I do not disagree with you  Mass   May-24-05 06:11 AM   #41 
  - Extremists on both sides (note: that includes myself and you)  Chicago Democrat   May-23-05 10:25 PM   #28 
  - so if it ain't bad for frist  Warren Stupidity   May-23-05 10:58 PM   #34 
  - The Working Americans and poor got the royal screwing...  bvar22   May-23-05 10:48 PM   #30 
  - we were sold out  dajoki   May-23-05 10:50 PM   #31 
  - We need to dump Reid.  genius   May-24-05 12:45 AM   #36 
     - if we had public opinion on our side we could have done better  LuPeRcALiO   May-24-05 12:49 AM   #37 
     - Who would replace Reid?  Cynot   May-24-05 02:29 AM   #38 
        - he'd be replaced by conventional wisdom on the internet  foo_bar   May-24-05 03:27 AM   #40 
  - The usual screwing by the usual suspects.  CWebster   May-24-05 06:32 AM   #44 
  - I'm not entirely sure what to think yet.  Cynot   May-24-05 12:18 PM   #46 
  - When you can't know how bad you've been screwed, shouldn't ask!  zann725   May-24-05 12:29 PM   #47 
 

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