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Tellurian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-13-07 01:18 PM
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7. ...yup..from the GOP playbook!
I can't imagine OBama's approval for any such thing!
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  - I just got a telephone call from the Obama Campaign "demading" a donation saracat  Feb-13-07 01:13 PM   #0 
  - I wonder if it's some kind of scam.  AndyA   Feb-13-07 01:15 PM   #1 
  - ...yup..from the GOP playbook!  Tellurian   Feb-13-07 01:18 PM   #7 
  - Call Your Attorney General IMMEDIATELY  maggiegault   Feb-13-07 01:21 PM   #14 
  - Saracat, star *69 them if you still can..  Tellurian   Feb-13-07 01:25 PM   #18 
     - Did.The number called cannot be reached.  saracat   Feb-13-07 01:31 PM   #24 
        - did you google the #?  chimpsrsmarter   Feb-13-07 02:43 PM   #38 
           - There is NO number.Says out of area.  saracat   Feb-13-07 02:53 PM   #42 
              - It Doesn't Matter  maggiegault   Feb-13-07 08:36 PM   #70 
  - "I'm calling with information about TAMMY DUCKWORTH ... "  LSparkle   Feb-13-07 01:32 PM   #25 
  - Sounds like a scam. Who would do that - political criminals or  higher class   Feb-13-07 01:55 PM   #27 
  - I smell a rat. n/t  redqueen   Feb-13-07 01:16 PM   #2 
  - Indeed. n/t  Poll_Blind   Feb-13-07 01:18 PM   #6 
  - I concur -- n/t  MeDeMax   Feb-13-07 01:20 PM   #11 
  - They doesn't make sense. Weren't Dean and Clark very successful in fund raising partly  Glimmer of Hope   Feb-13-07 01:17 PM   #3 
  - Yeah, keep a record of the number  Mortos   Feb-13-07 01:17 PM   #4 
  - I can't.Just said "out of area"  saracat   Feb-13-07 01:20 PM   #13 
     - That's Another Red Flag  maggiegault   Feb-13-07 01:23 PM   #17 
  - Call them back & complain  madame defarge   Feb-13-07 01:17 PM   #5 
  - Can't.No number but I haven't picked a candidate yet anyway.  saracat   Feb-13-07 01:23 PM   #15 
  - Surprising. His website takes contributions starting where you want.  Mass   Feb-13-07 01:18 PM   #8 
  - Typical republic dirty trick...  shrdlu   Feb-13-07 01:19 PM   #9 
  - Are you sure it was actually  murielm99   Feb-13-07 01:19 PM   #10 
  - Exactly! The Cons have bought lists of Democratic voters  Norquist Nemesis   Feb-13-07 01:38 PM   #26 
     - They don't need to buy lists of Democrats --  NCevilDUer   Feb-13-07 02:00 PM   #29 
  - I donated $25 to Obama yesterday  GDAEx2   Feb-13-07 01:20 PM   #12 
  - Awful lot of free-lancers around now.  patrice   Feb-13-07 01:23 PM   #16 
  - I'm very suspicious of this. No one I know of has gotten a call  rhombus   Feb-13-07 01:25 PM   #19 
  - I haven't either  lancdem   Feb-13-07 01:29 PM   #23 
  - If real, attribute this to young, inexperience  question everything   Feb-13-07 01:25 PM   #20 
  - Give me a break!  Breeze54   Feb-13-07 01:28 PM   #21 
  - That sounds kind of suspicious...  Cabcere   Feb-13-07 01:28 PM   #22 
  - Sounds like a scam. NEVER give your credit card to someone who called you.  mnhtnbb   Feb-13-07 01:58 PM   #28 
  - I remember Kerry had some people soliciting for his PAC that turned  Pirate Smile   Feb-13-07 02:02 PM   #30 
  - Exactly. Sounds like the "Friends of John Kerry" scam we saw a while back. NT  NYCGirl   Feb-13-07 03:45 PM   #53 
  - Saracat, which state do you live in?  rhombus   Feb-13-07 02:04 PM   #31 
  - I got a call this morning at 9:51 am from someone purporting to be  mohinoaklawnillinois   Feb-13-07 02:12 PM   #32 
  - Arizona . About noon Took 2 minutes. or less.  saracat   Feb-13-07 02:23 PM   #34 
     - Thanks. will pass on to the campaign  rhombus   Feb-13-07 02:36 PM   #37 
     - You are welcome. Please do.They need to know.I will alert our AG.  saracat   Feb-13-07 02:53 PM   #41 
     - *DEFINITELY* CALL THE ATTORNEY GENERAL  maggiegault   Feb-13-07 08:38 PM   #71 
  - I've seen people asking what Karl is doing these days to earn his money....well.......  Idealist Hippie   Feb-13-07 02:14 PM   #33 
  - I'm sorry, but I don't believe you. NT  Buck Laser   Feb-13-07 02:34 PM   #35 
  - Why on earth would I make this up? I am offended that anyone would think that.  saracat   Feb-13-07 02:52 PM   #40 
     - Wow..  larissa   Feb-13-07 03:17 PM   #46 
  - Bad PR??  Obama_for_our_future   Feb-13-07 02:35 PM   #36 
  - Yes. I do. I explained what I meant by "demand" and sometimes  saracat   Feb-13-07 02:49 PM   #39 
     - Hopefully volunteers will realize that they are reflecting on Sen. Obama  Obama_for_our_future   Feb-13-07 02:54 PM   #43 
     - That is a lesson all candidates should instill in their volunteers and employees.  saracat   Feb-13-07 02:55 PM   #44 
        - Virtually impossible to do, however  Obama_for_our_future   Feb-13-07 03:02 PM   #45 
     - If you can't confirm the legitimacy, why suggest his campaign is guilty of this call?  larissa   Feb-13-07 03:25 PM   #48 
        - Wow yourself. This was MY experience. The caller did claim to be from  saracat   Feb-13-07 03:42 PM   #52 
        - What is really amazing is that not one Duer even questioned it when it was posted  saracat   Feb-13-07 04:01 PM   #62 
  - I would have been suspicious from the get-go.  AtomicKitten   Feb-13-07 03:23 PM   #47 
  - Call Obama's Office!  Low Notes   Feb-13-07 03:28 PM   #49 
  - Really! Call Obama's office before making such incredible allegations..  larissa   Feb-13-07 03:31 PM   #50 
     - It is incredible to you that a Campaign might have not so swift  saracat   Feb-13-07 03:45 PM   #54 
        - Sara... You're making an allegation, but confirm you have no proof..  larissa   Feb-13-07 03:48 PM   #56 
           - How about I "confirm" they said it was from his campaign? Even his office  saracat   Feb-13-07 03:55 PM   #57 
           - I'll take bogus phone calls for $500 Alex...  larissa   Feb-13-07 03:59 PM   #59 
           - In fairness, Saracat simply explained what happened  karynnj   Feb-13-07 07:03 PM   #68 
           - Thank you karynnj.That is exactly the point!  saracat   Feb-13-07 07:54 PM   #69 
           - Well, That's What YOU Would Have Done.  maggiegault   Feb-13-07 08:42 PM   #72 
  - Let us Know  Low Notes   Feb-13-07 03:32 PM   #51 
  - Called his office.They will have the campaign check it out.  saracat   Feb-13-07 03:47 PM   #55 
  - Do call the campaign because a) if it is a scam  salin   Feb-13-07 03:58 PM   #58 
  - A strong Rovian scent attends the crime scene.  Old Crusoe   Feb-13-07 03:59 PM   #60 
  - Looks like Carville & Co are back to doing Rovian tricks  IndianaGreen   Feb-13-07 04:01 PM   #61 
  - Yep - sounds exactly like that bogus group pretending to be Friends of John Kerry  blm   Feb-13-07 04:30 PM   #64 
  - My reaction to this thread was to go to Obama's web site and donate. Please  retread   Feb-13-07 04:21 PM   #63 
  - I got the same call here in New Hampshire, right after he'd  Vinca   Feb-13-07 04:32 PM   #65 
  - Thank you thank you thank you! At least you know I am not making this up for nefarious reasons!  saracat   Feb-13-07 06:34 PM   #66 
  - They are trying to destroy him  Katzenkavalier   Feb-13-07 06:36 PM   #67 

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