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WildEyedLiberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-04-06 05:19 PM
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63. I think it's just a cover
Clearly the target of their attack is John Kerry - adding that paragraph is just a CYA so they can claim that they aren't just hacks for some other potential 08 candidate. I mean, maybe they aren't, but that paragraph makes me more suspicious of the possibility.
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  -Group just formed to shut Kerry's voice down right when he'll be leading net neutrality issue blm  Dec-04-06 11:55 AM   #0 
  - I have no doubt  JNelson6563   Dec-04-06 11:57 AM   #1 
  - This group is claiming their aim is to quiet him for the good of the Dem party because  blm   Dec-04-06 12:00 PM   #5 
     - Where did you hear of this group? Do you have a link or something?  bananas   Dec-04-06 12:05 PM   #10 
        - a brand new poster just put it up here, and I went to the site.....  blm   Dec-04-06 12:12 PM   #14 
           - Thanks, I am now convinced that...  bananas   Dec-04-06 02:25 PM   #43 
           - According to my second reply below, the newbie is likely one of their staffers  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 04:57 PM   #56 
  - Can you give us more information on this group? I have no idea of what you  Mass   Dec-04-06 11:57 AM   #2 
  - What is The Center for New Democratic Leadership ....  whistle   Dec-04-06 11:58 AM   #3 
  - Apparently they just started up today and a press release will be forthcoming  blm   Dec-04-06 12:08 PM   #11 
  - Thanks - Any clue who these two idiots are?  Mass   Dec-04-06 12:11 PM   #12 
  - Whoever they are they are probably the ones promoting Obama  KoKo01   Dec-04-06 03:39 PM   #48 
  - They are a corporate lobbying organization  John Gauger   Dec-04-06 10:36 PM   #84 
     - Do you have a link to what you were reading?  beachmom   Dec-05-06 07:47 AM   #90 
        - If you look up David Sirota  John Gauger   Dec-05-06 10:55 AM   #98 
  - I put that into a google search  Nite Owl   Dec-04-06 12:12 PM   #13 
     - This is something else, though the names are similar.  Mass   Dec-04-06 12:25 PM   #20 
     - Notice that their aim is geared towards PRESS? Has to be a set up.  blm   Dec-04-06 12:29 PM   #22 
     - Any citizen can try to launch this type of a campaign. However, I tend to agree with you.  Mass   Dec-04-06 12:30 PM   #23 
     - Free speech is one thing but  Nite Owl   Dec-04-06 01:01 PM   #29 
     - a whois comes up with a PO box in Tulsa, Oklahoma  Donnachaidh   Dec-04-06 01:08 PM   #31 
     - bullshit much? what utter idiotic drivel. nt.  k_jerome   Dec-04-06 03:43 PM   #49 
     - I did the same thing. The DLC needs to be shut down.  AX10   Dec-05-06 03:10 PM   #101 
  - I agree with them, I wish Kerry would just go away and do his job  niceypoo   Dec-04-06 11:59 AM   #4 
  - He is doing his job. He is a senior US senator.  Mass   Dec-04-06 12:01 PM   #6 
  - This is his job  rockymountaindem   Dec-04-06 12:01 PM   #7 
  - The DNC was incompetent allowing the party infrastructure to collapse in too many states.  blm   Dec-04-06 12:03 PM   #9 
  - Many people would disagree with your negative assessment.  wisteria   Dec-04-06 12:23 PM   #19 
  - But they don't just want him not to run for prez  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 02:23 PM   #41 
  - He is My senator.  stillcool47   Dec-04-06 10:50 PM   #86 
  - You say the same thing over and over again. It still  sallyseven   Dec-05-06 09:43 AM   #95 
  - That's right~ this Is Kerry's "job" and  zidzi   Dec-05-06 04:58 PM   #104 
  - of course it's not a coincidence.  xchrom   Dec-04-06 12:03 PM   #8 
  - Disappointing new indeed if this group succeeds.  wisteria   Dec-04-06 12:13 PM   #15 
  - Tell us more about the group. but I agree with you  Tom Rinaldo   Dec-04-06 12:15 PM   #16 
  - A petition started on the web asking Kerry not to run with all the stupid  Mass   Dec-04-06 12:19 PM   #18 
  - Actually I think they're USING 08 as a diversion with shutting his voice out as main goal  blm   Dec-04-06 12:32 PM   #24 
     - You may be right. However, it is difficult to know without more information.  Mass   Dec-04-06 12:34 PM   #26 
        - We'll see - we saw how heyjohn managed a ton of press from the getgo and how  blm   Dec-04-06 12:41 PM   #27 
  - I'm not linking because I'd prefer they get few hits, but they are definitely set up  blm   Dec-04-06 12:26 PM   #21 
  - They say they just don't want him for prez, but then they also say that he should  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 02:10 PM   #39 
     - Thanks for this and all of the other answers also  Tom Rinaldo   Dec-04-06 02:23 PM   #42 
     - Had to take a look at the site and it's not much  lyonn   Dec-04-06 06:12 PM   #71 
        - I was giving them the benefit of the doubt until I got to the "sell more ketsup" bit  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 06:17 PM   #73 
           - Did you notice the first footnote?  drm604   Dec-04-06 09:00 PM   #80 
              - No. I didn't. And when they wrote that they were showing my email around the office  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 10:04 PM   #82 
     - It reads like a Sen John Thune R-SD campaign release...  IthinkThereforeIAM   Dec-05-06 11:40 AM   #99 
  - I don't think there has ever been an authentic Democratic party group...  htuttle   Dec-04-06 12:17 PM   #17 
  - What ever they are, they certainly are in violation of every tenet of free speech  Pyrzqxgl   Dec-04-06 06:02 PM   #68 
     - or Belong either  Pyrzqxgl   Dec-04-06 06:03 PM   #70 
        - berloing  drm604   Dec-04-06 08:56 PM   #79 
  - Ahm, this is pretty standard stuff  TayTay   Dec-04-06 12:34 PM   #25 
  - Because of the timing - and because of the press-focused set up.  blm   Dec-04-06 12:47 PM   #28 
     - I understand that  TayTay   Dec-04-06 01:33 PM   #32 
        - The TIMING is the linkage - NCTA just started heavy ad rotation against net neutrality  blm   Dec-04-06 01:37 PM   #35 
           - I think there will be a lot of voices on net neutrality  TayTay   Dec-04-06 02:21 PM   #40 
              - I don't think less likely  dmr   Dec-04-06 07:59 PM   #75 
                 - Oh, I don't doubt that for a moment  TayTay   Dec-04-06 08:25 PM   #77 
                 - Thanks for getting my concern - the timing is just TOO coincidental for me to  blm   Dec-05-06 08:19 AM   #93 
  - This sounds like a subset pulled from Gingrich's "limit free speech" outline ... need  jean   Dec-04-06 01:05 PM   #30 
  - Pretty infantile goings on there. They can't be old enough to vote.  wisteria   Dec-04-06 01:34 PM   #33 
  - I think it better to  rosesaylavee   Dec-04-06 01:34 PM   #34 
  - not cool.  dionysus   Dec-04-06 01:38 PM   #36 
  - not cool.  dionysus   Dec-04-06 01:38 PM   #37 
  - I wrote them:  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 01:59 PM   #38 
  - I looked at the site...hey, anyone with FrontPage can do a site  zulchzulu   Dec-04-06 02:52 PM   #45 
     - Well, I got a reply from them. Have some of y'all not been civil?  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 03:32 PM   #46 
        - Interesting that a so-called "Democratic" group has an entirely NEGATIVE agenda.  blondeatlast   Dec-04-06 03:35 PM   #47 
        - The old "former supporters" line.  ProSense   Dec-04-06 03:47 PM   #50 
        - Sounds just like a political reply from a political office.  blm   Dec-04-06 04:04 PM   #52 
        - And the fun continues. I responded to their email, and got another reply:  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 04:56 PM   #55 
           - Wonder who these folks do think ought to speaking for the party? Hillary, perhaps?  flpoljunkie   Dec-04-06 05:00 PM   #57 
              - Not according to another bit posted in this thread somewhere  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 05:03 PM   #58 
              - Yes, I just discovered that and edited my post.  flpoljunkie   Dec-04-06 05:07 PM   #59 
              - If they want to be a serious group, why have such a limiting url name  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 05:12 PM   #60 
              - I think it's just a cover  WildEyedLiberal   Dec-04-06 05:19 PM   #63 
        - CNDG???  hootinholler   Dec-04-06 04:44 PM   #53 
           - The Center for a New Democratic Generation  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 05:13 PM   #61 
              - Hmmmm...  hootinholler   Dec-04-06 08:29 PM   #78 
  - If they can't be honest enough to state who they are, why should anyone  Old and In the Way   Dec-04-06 02:40 PM   #44 
  - K&R FOR SURE!!! GREAT OP blm, thanks... have you guys seen this new internet logo?...  Jeffersons Ghost   Dec-04-06 04:01 PM   #51 
  - Please keep us posted, blm.  David Zephyr   Dec-04-06 04:54 PM   #54 
  - Looks like a RW group - added P.S. tells Kerry to sell more ketchup. No Dem would  blm   Dec-04-06 05:26 PM   #66 
  - Okay, now I'm pissed. I missed the p.s. before  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 05:16 PM   #62 
  - I noticed  WildEyedLiberal   Dec-04-06 05:21 PM   #64 
     - Hey, I told them we were "grumpy"  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 05:24 PM   #65 
  - there is no apparent connection  AtomicKitten   Dec-04-06 05:26 PM   #67 
  - You want to believe it is just coincidence - I expected that from some - I DON'T believe  blm   Dec-04-06 06:03 PM   #69 
     - It is at least a plausable theory and worthy of consideration  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 06:16 PM   #72 
     - um  AtomicKitten   Dec-04-06 06:18 PM   #74 
  - kick and a promo on my OP that is currently in second position at "Greatest"....  Jeffersons Ghost   Dec-04-06 08:14 PM   #76 
  - Linky?  Catchawave   Dec-04-06 09:06 PM   #81 
  - Here ya go  LittleClarkie   Dec-04-06 10:07 PM   #83 
     - www.goawayjohnkerry.com ? LOL, no wonder she didn't post it.  mtnsnake   Dec-05-06 10:00 AM   #97 
  - i agree with you, it's not just about whether one wants Kerry to run for President  JI7   Dec-04-06 10:42 PM   #85 
  - How are you so POSITIVE that this group was formed to shut Kerry's voice down?  mtnsnake   Dec-04-06 10:56 PM   #87 
  - You have a point there...  Luminous Animal   Dec-05-06 03:32 AM   #88 
  - You can get their site, I won't link just as I wouldn't link Drudge - but they specify  blm   Dec-05-06 08:13 AM   #91 
  - OH, FOR CRYIN' OUT LOUD -  lynne   Dec-05-06 07:25 AM   #89 
  - They will be putting out a press release. Look how much MAJOR media heyjohn got.  blm   Dec-05-06 08:22 AM   #94 
  - if four people is a conspiracy . . .  hijinx87   Dec-05-06 09:52 AM   #96 
     - This is how wintersoldier site started - and it turned out to be a front for swifts.  blm   Dec-05-06 03:14 PM   #102 
        - it was an election year, first of all  hijinx87   Dec-05-06 08:49 PM   #105 
           - wintersoldier was up and running in 2002. They look ahead ALWAYS.  blm   Dec-06-06 08:52 AM   #106 
  - this is stupid  madrchsod   Dec-05-06 08:18 AM   #92 
  - The Smear Vets were pretty rinky dink until some Republican pumped  LittleClarkie   Dec-05-06 02:14 PM   #100 
  - I don't think this is the DLC.  windy252   Dec-05-06 03:22 PM   #103 
  - WTF? the site doesn't even mention net neutrality  talk hard   Dec-06-06 08:58 AM   #107 
 

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