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MrBenchley Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-07-05 04:31 AM
Response to Reply #35
45. They're doing damage control, and very well, too.....
"If that scares you, maybe you need to rethink things."
Say what?
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  -Dean's latest statement on the war will have to be defended win_in_06  Dec-06-05 06:54 AM   #0 
  - They won't.  mmonk   Dec-06-05 06:59 AM   #1 
  - Murtha, this weekend, said that the Admin is moving toward  TayTay   Dec-06-05 07:04 AM   #4 
  - Other than maybe a Feingold plan,  mmonk   Dec-06-05 08:07 AM   #13 
     - I don't see the backup for what he is saying  TayTay   Dec-06-05 10:53 AM   #20 
        - I don't see anything to back it up either, so it's  mmonk   Dec-06-05 11:01 AM   #23 
  - One wonders why someone would stay with the Democrats  MrBenchley   Dec-07-05 04:33 AM   #46 
  - He didn't say victory is impossible.  bowens43   Dec-06-05 07:01 AM   #2 
  - we cannot win  still_one   Dec-06-05 07:05 AM   #5 
  - I don't think it was out of context, I'm sure he meant it. Other dems  win_in_06   Dec-06-05 07:59 AM   #12 
     - which is unfortunate as it will put them into awkward positions  karynnj   Dec-06-05 04:54 PM   #32 
     - Where've you been? Kerry said no miltary success is possible for 2mths now  blm   Dec-06-05 07:01 PM   #42 
  - Dean is right  still_one   Dec-06-05 07:04 AM   #3 
  - Victory is impossible, it is simple, Compare the war on terror to  liberal N proud   Dec-06-05 07:14 AM   #6 
  - Why the artificial opposition? Dean is proposing an exit strategy  Mass   Dec-06-05 07:15 AM   #7 
  - There is nothing to defend  enough already   Dec-06-05 07:19 AM   #8 
  - Amen!  0007   Dec-06-05 07:26 AM   #9 
  - Kerry is actually speaking of a faster withdrawal,  karynnj   Dec-06-05 07:44 AM   #10 
  - With Kerry, the difference is ALWAYS semantics.  PassingFair   Dec-06-05 08:28 AM   #15 
     - I can listen to even hour long speeches  karynnj   Dec-06-05 04:45 PM   #31 
  - Question?  Upfront   Dec-06-05 07:48 AM   #11 
  - Isn't it sad...  DemNoir   Dec-06-05 08:21 AM   #14 
  - Brilliantly stated, DemNoir...  hobbywizard   Dec-06-05 09:23 AM   #16 
  - It's not that the truth is hard to defend, but how it is defended...  HardWorkingDem   Dec-06-05 10:48 AM   #19 
     - Let the RW pontificate and spew  Jacobin   Dec-06-05 10:55 AM   #21 
     - And I bet if you went to those 60 percent and asked...  HardWorkingDem   Dec-06-05 11:04 AM   #24 
        - They may be in the mood for reality  Jacobin   Dec-06-05 11:23 AM   #25 
     - You are free to believe Dean should choose his words, but  napi21   Dec-06-05 04:56 PM   #34 
        - Sigh......it has nothing to do with "politically correct"...but instead..  HardWorkingDem   Dec-06-05 06:11 PM   #37 
           - I don't know, I can't read Dean's mind, but I and a lot of others I know  napi21   Dec-06-05 06:18 PM   #38 
           - Great post....  MrBenchley   Dec-07-05 04:51 AM   #49 
  - Yep, like Dean's comment that the GOP is mostly a white christian party  JaneQPublic   Dec-06-05 03:22 PM   #28 
  - Exactly...  MrBenchley   Dec-07-05 04:50 AM   #48 
  - But that's because lies are crafted to reflect what people want to hear  MrBenchley   Dec-07-05 04:39 AM   #47 
  - If Iraq is central to ending Terrorism like they say then there will be no  Toots   Dec-06-05 10:06 AM   #17 
  - Why? He's speaking the truth  Jacobin   Dec-06-05 10:38 AM   #18 
  - Who will be first to say "Howard Dean doesn't speak for me."  madfloridian   Dec-06-05 10:59 AM   #22 
  - Holy Joe was the first when Dean said that  Jacobin   Dec-06-05 11:24 AM   #26 
  - It was a politically disasterous comment to make, imo.  TheWebHead   Dec-06-05 03:14 PM   #27 
  - The Truth hurts, we know. Go take an Advil now.  Larkspur   Dec-06-05 03:22 PM   #29 
  - And in fact, now his people are doing damage control....  MrBenchley   Dec-06-05 03:24 PM   #30 
     - nice response  karynnj   Dec-06-05 04:55 PM   #33 
     - I agree...it puts the focus back on Chimpy and the GOP  MrBenchley   Dec-07-05 04:29 AM   #44 
     - No they're not  OzarkDem   Dec-06-05 05:08 PM   #35 
     - They're doing damage control, and very well, too.....  MrBenchley   Dec-07-05 04:31 AM   #45 
     - Benchley, that is not damage control. That is more criticism of them.  madfloridian   Dec-06-05 05:11 PM   #36 
        - It IS damage control, and very successful damage control at that  MrBenchley   Dec-07-05 04:28 AM   #43 
  - Defining victory  LittleClarkie   Dec-06-05 06:22 PM   #39 
  - Repukes Are Starting In  Crisco   Dec-06-05 06:44 PM   #40 
  - Actually, Kerry said NO MILITARY SUCCESS IS POSSIBLE now - only POLITICAL  blm   Dec-06-05 06:56 PM   #41 
 

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