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hughee99 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-09-06 04:25 PM
Response to Reply #14
27. Exactly...
While Lieberman may have cost him the election (leaving aside the specific election scandals), it was Gore who put him on the ticket, and for that, has to be considered at least partly responsible.
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  -Lieberman cost Gore the 2000 election. bananas  Aug-09-06 03:31 PM   #0 
  - Gore should have picked another VViet and had camo logos. nt  MookieWilson   Aug-09-06 03:32 PM   #1 
  - He almost picked Kerry -- and should have  LSparkle   Aug-09-06 03:34 PM   #5 
     - That's what I heard - it was supposed to be Kerry. nt  bananas   Aug-09-06 03:45 PM   #21 
     - That would have been a neat ticket  nam78_two   Aug-09-06 03:48 PM   #22 
     - A Gore/Kerry ticket would have gained more votes.  Cascadian   Aug-09-06 07:36 PM   #44 
     - dupe  Cascadian   Aug-09-06 07:45 PM   #45 
     - If Gore picked Kerry, he would have won.  invictus   Aug-09-06 10:57 PM   #52 
  - True,  ShrewdlyDone   Aug-09-06 03:33 PM   #2 
  - Wonder how many others did the same? Welcome to DU, SD.  leveymg   Aug-09-06 03:36 PM   #11 
  - Welcome to DU!  El Supremo   Aug-09-06 03:37 PM   #12 
  - Welcome!  laylah   Aug-09-06 08:56 PM   #47 
  - Why? Since Lieberman's positions are on the RW end of the party scale  AlienGirl   Aug-09-06 10:20 PM   #48 
  - I know I'm supposed to be gracious and all  cali   Aug-09-06 11:01 PM   #53 
  - so dick cheney was ok with you?  tomp   Aug-10-06 08:51 AM   #55 
  - gore won the 2000 election. lieberman was a liability i agree.  bullimiami   Aug-09-06 03:33 PM   #3 
  - And I've been waiting to see someone say it  chefgirl   Aug-09-06 03:34 PM   #4 
  - Nonsense.  Totallybushed   Aug-09-06 03:35 PM   #6 
  - Gore won the 2000 election  CrushTheDLC   Aug-09-06 03:35 PM   #7 
  - Where was Lieberman in 2004?  primative1   Aug-09-06 03:36 PM   #8 
  - There were some Lieberman people w/the Kerry Travelers in PA  leveymg   Aug-09-06 03:41 PM   #15 
  - I've been saying it for years  meganmonkey   Aug-09-06 03:36 PM   #9 
  - what the hell, somebody in this same thread voted for Bush  villager   Aug-09-06 03:42 PM   #16 
  - And I thought it was Ralph. Go figure. --nt  CrispyQGirl   Aug-09-06 03:36 PM   #10 
  - Turns out Ralph was at least half right after all  CrushTheDLC   Aug-09-06 04:25 PM   #28 
     - Yup. nt  bananas   Aug-11-06 12:24 AM   #58 
  - Gore won. A bought-and-paid-for RW SCOTUS majority cost him...  Fridays Child   Aug-09-06 03:37 PM   #13 
  - hmmm... SCOTUS, Nader, Donna Brazile... and Lieberman..  wyldwolf   Aug-09-06 03:39 PM   #14 
  - Yeah, Gore could have made much better choices.  YDogg   Aug-09-06 03:43 PM   #18 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Aug-09-06 03:45 PM   #20 
  - you forgot media smearing and no Gore had nothing to do with it imo/nt  nam78_two   Aug-09-06 03:49 PM   #23 
  - Exactly...  hughee99   Aug-09-06 04:25 PM   #27 
  - Don't forget  Uncle Joe   Aug-09-06 04:26 PM   #29 
  - The only reason he was picked was for the Florida vote...  truebrit71   Aug-09-06 03:43 PM   #17 
  - Exactly!  slampoet   Aug-09-06 04:54 PM   #34 
  - That and remember he spoke out against Clinton's  RamboLiberal   Aug-09-06 05:07 PM   #37 
  - But Gore didn't even win his home state of Tennessee....  deaniac21   Aug-11-06 08:44 AM   #63 
  - Gore/Feingold 2008  nam78_two   Aug-09-06 03:44 PM   #19 
  - I agree.  Crunchy Frog   Aug-09-06 04:05 PM   #24 
  - Joe cost Gore thousands of votes in Florida...  wakeme2008   Aug-09-06 04:07 PM   #25 
  - PSSST- Gore REALLY DID WIN  we can do it   Aug-09-06 04:17 PM   #26 
  - That's true, we all know the 2000 election was about as rigged as  rep the dems   Aug-09-06 05:11 PM   #39 
  - Gore should have KNOWN BETTER...I bet he regrets it daily  opihimoimoi   Aug-09-06 04:27 PM   #30 
  - Nader just called. He wants his spot back.  LittleClarkie   Aug-09-06 04:29 PM   #31 
  - Nobody votes for president based on the vice presidential  deaniac21   Aug-09-06 04:33 PM   #32 
  - see my post #34. That is the duty of the VP that Joe failed.  slampoet   Aug-09-06 04:56 PM   #35 
     - I won't even tell you what my dog licks....  deaniac21   Aug-10-06 08:45 AM   #54 
  - Punch cards cost Gore the election  Awsi Dooger   Aug-09-06 04:48 PM   #33 
  - First,  Superman Returns   Aug-09-06 05:00 PM   #36 
  - On Washington Journal this morning, Donna Brazille took  Vadem   Aug-09-06 05:09 PM   #38 
  - which state did Lieberman cause Gore to lose?  flaminbats   Aug-09-06 05:13 PM   #40 
  - No. Joe's record then was great. He was popular. Gore didn't know  applegrove   Aug-09-06 05:14 PM   #41 
  - Gore won the election  lisainmilo   Aug-09-06 07:32 PM   #42 
  - A judicial coup d'etat cost Gore the election in 2000.  AtomicKitten   Aug-09-06 07:35 PM   #43 
  - Anybody remember that so-called Lieberman-Cheney debate?  Cascadian   Aug-09-06 07:46 PM   #46 
  - agreed. that debate was a disgusting display by lieberman.  tomp   Aug-10-06 09:02 AM   #56 
  - Are you serious Lieberman lost it for Gore and not Diebold or SCOTUS?  fuzzyball   Aug-09-06 10:45 PM   #49 
  - Gore fucked himself--even though he won--by teaming with Quisling Joe  PurityOfEssence   Aug-09-06 10:50 PM   #50 
  - It is because Joe's a Jew.  MethuenProgressive   Aug-09-06 10:52 PM   #51 
  - I hate to break in here with reality but Gore started out 20 points behind  AlGore-08.com   Aug-10-06 10:15 AM   #57 
  - Diebold lost the election for Gore --  Gilligan   Aug-11-06 01:15 AM   #59 
  - Ahem... Gore WON the 2000 election but with Lieberman on the ticket it  SoCalDemGrrl   Aug-11-06 01:57 AM   #60 
  - Could be another possibility...  Duke Newcombe   Aug-11-06 02:22 AM   #61 
  - It's bullshit, but yeah  Lilith Velkor   Aug-11-06 07:40 AM   #62 
  - Edwards on the Short List  MontanaMaven   Aug-11-06 08:55 AM   #64 
 

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