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69. I thought Mehlman handed Podesta his lunch yesterday too
At one point Podesta essentially admitted that the Clinton admin. were liars. I mean, is the BEST we can do? We are starting to LOSE the spin battle on what should be a slam dunk win for us. Unreal.
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  -Ken Mehlmen wiped the floor with Tom Vilsack on Late Edition dolstein  Jul-17-05 03:26 PM   #0 
  - Did he mention Poppy Bush FIRED Rove for leaking to Novak?  tjdee   Jul-17-05 03:29 PM   #1 
  - Mehlmen can wipe any floor he wants-NOTHING is changing the facts!  Imagevision   Jul-18-05 10:48 PM   #84 
  - And That's The DLC On Display For You Folks!  BamaLefty   Jul-17-05 03:32 PM   #2 
  - Don't kid yourself -- this is a party-wide problem  dolstein   Jul-17-05 03:36 PM   #8 
  - Well...maybe one...  lateo   Jul-17-05 05:03 PM   #29 
  - Dean follows Lakoff's "re-framing" theory that is why pro-DLC dolstein  Larkspur   Jul-18-05 10:10 AM   #68 
     - But that's just not good enough, Larkspur  Eloriel   Jul-18-05 09:19 PM   #80 
  - In the last eight months, I have had my chain yanked by the DNC  chapel hill dem   Jul-17-05 03:47 PM   #17 
     - You might want to start with the DNC agenda here:  NYCGirl   Jul-17-05 05:06 PM   #30 
     - Thanks for the link. The 10 (or 12) points are good, but too many in  chapel hill dem   Jul-17-05 08:50 PM   #48 
     - Simple. They dont read DU. They watch CNN & read the NY Times.  Dr Fate   Jul-18-05 06:45 PM   #73 
     - Uh, no, you HAVEN'T had your chain yanked by the DNC  Eloriel   Jul-18-05 09:25 PM   #81 
     - You are right -- I should not waste my energy throwing stones, but  chapel hill dem   Jul-19-05 08:29 AM   #87 
     - I have posted this a couple of times. Dean mentioned 4  yurbud   Jul-19-05 11:29 PM   #93 
  - They need to turn to old Gumby and say:  FormerRepublican   Jul-17-05 03:33 PM   #3 
  - perfect response. nt  ooglymoogly   Jul-17-05 07:21 PM   #42 
  - It's obvious  Mythsaje   Jul-17-05 03:33 PM   #4 
  - 1. Joe Wilson didn't leak a spy's name 2. Ask McCain's "illegitimate  emulatorloo   Jul-17-05 03:33 PM   #5 
  - Our leadership really, really blows.  JHBowden   Jul-17-05 03:34 PM   #6 
  - The DLC... Jesse Jacson nailed it spot on...  Flubadubya   Jul-17-05 04:45 PM   #27 
  - I also read that Brit Hume of Faux news mopped the floor with.........  TheDebbieDee   Jul-17-05 03:34 PM   #7 
  - I actually thought Russert slapped Mehlman upside the head today  Zen Democrat   Jul-17-05 03:38 PM   #9 
  - Yeah, Podesta was sharp this morning.  JHBowden   Jul-17-05 03:39 PM   #13 
     - What Podesta did was perfect.  DemsUnited   Jul-17-05 04:53 PM   #28 
  - These politicans have not a clue how to  KC21304   Jul-17-05 03:39 PM   #10 
  - We had six months to respond to the $87 billion question in 2004...  nyhuskyfan   Jul-17-05 03:53 PM   #18 
  - And this would be a surprise because .......... ?  Husb2Sparkly   Jul-17-05 03:39 PM   #11 
  - try GOP/AEI moles  wli   Jul-17-05 03:44 PM   #16 
  - Agree . I used to argue for a viable third party, but to get there we'll  Burried News   Jul-17-05 09:25 PM   #54 
     - the electoral system is exploitable  wli   Jul-18-05 05:46 PM   #70 
  - that's it in a nutshell  FLDem5   Jul-17-05 09:14 PM   #52 
  - Spin really takes a back seat in this one.  Skip Intro   Jul-17-05 03:39 PM   #12 
  - Fitzgerald couldn't care less  zidzi   Jul-17-05 04:42 PM   #25 
  - did you ever think that just maybe that was the idea from CNN  still_one   Jul-17-05 03:42 PM   #14 
  - why don't they simply point out that Joe Wilson has NOTHING..  mike_c   Jul-17-05 03:44 PM   #15 
  - Frankly, I don't think that's good enough  dolstein   Jul-17-05 03:55 PM   #19 
  - but by following that lead, dems allow repubs to frame the issue...  mike_c   Jul-17-05 04:06 PM   #22 
  - It's a tough call because  Yupster   Jul-19-05 11:17 PM   #90 
  - They're trying to smear Wilson, and they have never stopped  Al-CIAda   Jul-17-05 06:05 PM   #36 
  - Mehlman Is A Big, Big Liar....  GR   Jul-17-05 03:55 PM   #20 
  - Yes it was amazing to watch the lies and spin flow out of Mehlman's  Lecky   Jul-18-05 03:36 AM   #65 
  - I don't think they do their homework  aint_no_life_nowhere   Jul-17-05 03:57 PM   #21 
  - The DLC/Vilsack is pro-corporate, their homework is not progressive  Robbien   Jul-17-05 04:10 PM   #23 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-20-05 12:10 AM   #94 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-22-05 05:31 PM   #95 
  - Why don't we have designated speakers on key issues, train them,  Gloria   Jul-17-05 04:37 PM   #24 
  - Agreed. We have a lot of really talented talking heads in the party...  Telly Savalas   Jul-18-05 10:56 PM   #85 
  - Well Vilsack won't offend the Rethugs  JNelson6563   Jul-17-05 04:43 PM   #26 
  - Nope...when he repeated over and over "We Democrats are Doing People's  KoKo01   Jul-17-05 07:34 PM   #46 
  - Mehlman being a fucking liar makes him nothing more than a scumbag  zulchzulu   Jul-17-05 05:06 PM   #31 
  - Lol  Catrina   Jul-17-05 06:05 PM   #35 
  - Do me a favor dolstein  alcibiades_mystery   Jul-17-05 05:23 PM   #32 
  - I don't have time for specifics, but I thought Podesta was pretty good  dolstein   Jul-17-05 10:36 PM   #58 
     - Thanks  alcibiades_mystery   Jul-17-05 10:53 PM   #60 
  - Very good talking points Dolstein  Lefty48197   Jul-17-05 05:26 PM   #33 
  - our side is LAZY ...  Pepperbelly   Jul-17-05 05:32 PM   #34 
  - I agree... these mealy-mouth, meak-as-lambs, weak-as-dishwater  Totally Committed   Jul-17-05 06:19 PM   #37 
     - Why don't the networks and cable ever have Bernie Ward on?  aint_no_life_nowhere   Jul-17-05 06:51 PM   #38 
        - That is, when they have a single Democrat on at all.  TankLV   Jul-18-05 10:06 PM   #83 
  - It's very simple.  cat_girl25   Jul-17-05 07:05 PM   #39 
  - The newest dive taking appeaser from the Democratically devisive DLC. n/t  Al-CIAda   Jul-17-05 07:17 PM   #41 
  - Tom Vilsack  fujiyama   Jul-18-05 08:41 PM   #78 
  - Vilsack was playing nice and  pdxmom   Jul-17-05 07:13 PM   #40 
  - You're giving Mehlman too much credit dolstein  larissa   Jul-17-05 07:23 PM   #43 
  - IMO more accurate...Mehlman was broad side of barn, Vilsack  pgh_dem   Jul-17-05 10:14 PM   #56 
  - anybody who cannot beat ken mehlman in a debate  ooglymoogly   Jul-17-05 07:24 PM   #44 
  - Dolstein...  KoKo01   Jul-17-05 07:31 PM   #45 
  - When a Republican debates a DINO, of course the Republican  geek tragedy   Jul-17-05 07:43 PM   #47 
  - What is the dems major malfunction when it comes to debunking a puke  gulfcoastliberal   Jul-17-05 09:02 PM   #49 
  - That's a good question, and dolstein has a good point.  Sparkly   Jul-17-05 09:09 PM   #51 
  - We are the voice of the Democrats!!!  usregimechange   Jul-17-05 09:04 PM   #50 
  - Hold on, here. Just how did Mehlman "wipe the floor"  brentspeak   Jul-17-05 09:19 PM   #53 
  - they didn't debate...King let Mehlman spew for 10-15 min  pgh_dem   Jul-17-05 10:19 PM   #57 
     - I wasn't paying much attention to Vilsack  Lecky   Jul-18-05 03:48 AM   #66 
        - Agree 100% on Mehlman's pathological lying...but it works if not called  pgh_dem   Jul-18-05 09:07 AM   #67 
  - We really need Randi Rhodes to make the rounds on this  Quixote1818   Jul-17-05 09:36 PM   #55 
  - As much as we'd like to think we're playing offense in this scandal mill..  formernaderite   Jul-17-05 10:40 PM   #59 
  - All that really matters is what happens after the indictments  Zensea   Jul-17-05 11:07 PM   #61 
  - The court of public opinion is still the highest in the land.  Dr Fate   Jul-18-05 06:49 PM   #74 
     - True, but I did say After the indictments...  Zensea   Jul-18-05 07:18 PM   #76 
        - Okay- I'll buy that for a dollar. n/t  Dr Fate   Jul-18-05 07:20 PM   #77 
  - Won't amount to a hill'a'beans once the indictments come...  Kazak   Jul-17-05 11:23 PM   #62 
  - Vilsak is DLC  IndianaGreen   Jul-18-05 12:00 AM   #63 
  - I thought that the author of this thread was pro-DLC.  David Zephyr   Jul-18-05 06:01 PM   #71 
     - Hate to point this out, but this has nothing to do with the DLC  dolstein   Jul-19-05 11:27 PM   #92 
  - The Black Caucus should propose somebody  burrowowl   Jul-18-05 12:37 AM   #64 
  - How I miss Ron Brown. He was a total Pro.  Robeson   Jul-18-05 09:31 PM   #82 
  - I thought Mehlman handed Podesta his lunch yesterday too  enough already   Jul-18-05 10:20 AM   #69 
  - Why is their defense of leaking Plame's identity to attack Wilson?  LittleClarkie   Jul-18-05 06:06 PM   #72 
  - Mehlman got his talking points to his soldiers. Dean needs to do the same.  blm   Jul-18-05 06:55 PM   #75 
  - Republicans are more adept at lying...  Andromeda   Jul-18-05 09:12 PM   #79 
  - God, Would I Love A Dean/Mehlman Confrontation!  Edgewater_Joe   Jul-18-05 10:58 PM   #86 
  - You've got to be kidding -- Dean would get crushed  dolstein   Jul-19-05 02:09 PM   #88 
     - I'd Put My Condo On Dean  Edgewater_Joe   Jul-19-05 10:43 PM   #89 
  - this is what Howard Dean should be doing for Dems  yurbud   Jul-19-05 11:23 PM   #91 
  - The republicans prepare their guys for these shows,  agincourt   Jul-22-05 05:45 PM   #96 
  - ROFL! Is this a repeat of last week when Mehlman wiped the floor with  KoKo01   Jul-22-05 05:50 PM   #97 
 

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