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papau Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-19-07 06:38 PM
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100. LOL - As the AP noted - 5 candidates were trying to both hire Jackson & get endorsement n/t
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  -Clinton, Obama and Edwards - They ALL PAY to PLAY! FrenchieCat  Feb-18-07 12:54 AM   #0 
  - In 6 months, the 'important' people will change. Forget about it.  babylonsister   Feb-18-07 12:59 AM   #1 
  - This is scary to me.....that money buys votes in this really transparent way!  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 01:01 AM   #2 
     - Be real.....  WCGreen   Feb-18-07 02:16 AM   #14 
        - I understand that this is the program....how it works.....  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 02:59 AM   #22 
  - That's pretty much par for the course. And wait till you see the GOP dough.  MADem   Feb-18-07 01:03 AM   #3 
  - Wow.....and then faking like someone's endorsing you cause they like you.....  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 01:04 AM   #4 
  - Money always talks. The guy wasn't choosing between a Democrat, a Libertarian, a Whig and a  MADem   Feb-18-07 01:18 AM   #6 
  - Got it!  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 01:25 AM   #8 
  - I don't know anyone who admits to endorsing the practice. They all sigh and call it a necessary  MADem   Feb-18-07 02:21 AM   #15 
  - but if he is a state senator, and he is selling his endorsement to the highest  robinlynne   Feb-18-07 02:35 PM   #61 
     - Problem for the this is evil crowd is that he is not selling his vote to highest offer - AP says  papau   Feb-19-07 06:36 PM   #99 
  - Hi Frenchie!  Leilani   Feb-18-07 03:38 AM   #25 
  - The two greatest obstacles to democracy:  malikstein   Feb-18-07 06:14 AM   #27 
  - I just read that Hillary hired H. Reid's son as Harry is neutral and won't endorse her.  illinoisprogressive   Feb-18-07 01:18 AM   #5 
  - He won't endorse ANYONE. Politicians who have senior leadership roles are well advised to  MADem   Feb-18-07 01:22 AM   #7 
     - Maybe Reid's son like his father likes all of the candidates.....  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 01:27 AM   #9 
        - That's exactly right. And I'll bet it's a respectable salary, too. The average schmo doesn't have  MADem   Feb-18-07 02:11 AM   #13 
  - God I wish Hillary would go away.  Ninja Jordan   Feb-18-07 01:30 AM   #10 
  - Hillary should not get all the heat on this  WesDem   Feb-18-07 10:48 AM   #45 
  - OK, I'm just thinking now.....since it appears that there is a lot more  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 01:53 AM   #11 
  - Hillary/Bayh ticket has wide appeal  fuzzyball   Feb-18-07 02:22 AM   #16 
  - ROFL!  Clark2008   Feb-18-07 11:23 AM   #49 
  - No Dem is going to win any state that was once run by the KKK  skipos   Feb-18-07 04:26 PM   #69 
  - Either they got a little money and are sitting on it, or they got almost nothing and their prospects  MADem   Feb-18-07 02:36 AM   #17 
     - Interesting....thanks!  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 02:47 AM   #20 
  - It's interesting that Edwards was turned down  Clarkie1   Feb-18-07 02:07 AM   #12 
  - Yes....but move along........ nothing to see here.....  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 02:41 AM   #18 
  - Well, here's the sad fact. Not enough Americans give a shit. That's the real deal.  MADem   Feb-18-07 02:49 AM   #21 
     - I am not angry...I am surprised and shocked how easily this is all  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 03:07 AM   #23 
        - This is old, but it describes 'bundling' very well. That's the ticket, you see  MADem   Feb-18-07 03:36 AM   #24 
        - Frenchie, this is just getting tiresome. Now you're shocked there's gambling in Casablanca.  chimpymustgo   Feb-18-07 08:34 AM   #35 
           - And you need to face the reality that Edwards is a consumate  Clark2008   Feb-18-07 11:26 AM   #50 
              - Why do you sling this shit so easily?  chimpymustgo   Feb-18-07 11:38 AM   #54 
                 - Defend Edwards if that is your goal  Pithy Cherub   Feb-18-07 12:11 PM   #56 
                 - I will defend ALL Democrats against the smears and assaults being hurled  chimpymustgo   Feb-18-07 12:25 PM   #60 
                    - Actually, I rarely sling shit at all.  Clark2008   Feb-18-07 06:45 PM   #84 
                 - You know - there are other people to vote for besides Dems  Clark2008   Feb-18-07 06:42 PM   #82 
  - It depends on the state, and the circumstances, but you might expect them to do these sorts of  MADem   Feb-18-07 02:41 AM   #19 
  - Nice Try FC  benny05   Feb-18-07 04:57 AM   #26 
  - This is a non-story...unless you want be 'shocked, shocked I tell you'  venable   Feb-18-07 07:11 AM   #28 
  - Edwards should demand a retraction  WesDem   Feb-18-07 10:54 AM   #46 
  - LOL - As the AP noted - 5 candidates were trying to both hire Jackson & get endorsement n/t  papau   Feb-19-07 06:38 PM   #100 
     - Yes and it's disgusting  WesDem   Feb-19-07 06:47 PM   #101 
        - true - my error in reading a different tone than what was meant - sorry. n/t  papau   Feb-19-07 07:18 PM   #102 
           - No prob  WesDem   Feb-19-07 07:21 PM   #103 
  - I think it IS the media choosing  jen4clark   Feb-18-07 09:43 PM   #95 
  - It is ok for some Dems, right?  dogman   Feb-18-07 07:35 AM   #31 
     - sorry, maybe I'm a little dense this morning, but I don't understand  venable   Feb-18-07 08:05 AM   #32 
     - Read what the poster writes here.  dogman   Feb-18-07 08:29 AM   #34 
        - why the nasty tone, brother  venable   Feb-18-07 09:53 AM   #40 
           - What's nasty?  dogman   Feb-18-07 10:36 AM   #43 
              - 'blind', 'can't help you', this is nasty  venable   Feb-18-07 11:55 AM   #55 
                 - The linked article clearly states Edwards' involvement.  dogman   Feb-18-07 12:24 PM   #59 
                    - I don't think pay to play is a strength  venable   Feb-18-07 03:14 PM   #63 
     - I'm game  benny05   Feb-18-07 09:55 AM   #41 
        - When was your pension cut?  dogman   Feb-18-07 10:47 AM   #44 
           - I hear what you are saying  benny05   Feb-18-07 11:12 AM   #48 
  - I'm an orignal Clarkie on DU, too, FC. But I have the honesty to admit..  wyldwolf   Feb-18-07 07:16 AM   #29 
  - There's something to that, I agree  WesDem   Feb-18-07 08:20 AM   #33 
  - you may be right about that  wyldwolf   Feb-18-07 09:07 AM   #39 
  - totally agree  venable   Feb-18-07 09:58 AM   #42 
  - You mean he isn't a money whore.  Clark2008   Feb-18-07 11:31 AM   #51 
     - No, I mean he isn't a player.  wyldwolf   Feb-18-07 03:51 PM   #64 
        - I don't believe in elves  WesDem   Feb-18-07 04:14 PM   #67 
        - Apparently Clark2008 does. How else to explain that large sum of money...  wyldwolf   Feb-18-07 04:58 PM   #75 
           - Heh  WesDem   Feb-18-07 05:18 PM   #77 
           - oops!  wyldwolf   Feb-18-07 05:29 PM   #78 
           - No - you just missed my point.  Clark2008   Feb-18-07 06:52 PM   #87 
        - I meant he didn't pay people to endorse him.  Clark2008   Feb-18-07 06:49 PM   #85 
           - and you know this how?  wyldwolf   Feb-18-07 06:53 PM   #88 
              - I worked for his campaign.  Clark2008   Feb-18-07 06:58 PM   #91 
                 - WOW! So did I...  wyldwolf   Feb-18-07 07:55 PM   #92 
  - What's funny about this  JNelson6563   Feb-18-07 07:17 AM   #30 
  - Not necessarily.  Clark2008   Feb-18-07 11:33 AM   #52 
  - presumably these emails were provided by Obama  Cocoa   Feb-18-07 08:37 AM   #36 
  - Or given by Jackson to the Clinton campaign  WesDem   Feb-18-07 09:03 AM   #38 
  - Good for whoever leaked  sandnsea   Feb-18-07 04:43 PM   #72 
  - "enough to make a Negro turn black"  Cocoa   Feb-18-07 08:53 AM   #37 
  - Stay tuned... the denouement continues as this  Pithy Cherub   Feb-18-07 10:59 AM   #47 
  - its a cuththroat game and they have the courage to play...unlike some. nt.  k_jerome   Feb-18-07 11:36 AM   #53 
  - For cryin' out loud. You'd think Wes Clark was the 2nd coming.  mnhtnbb   Feb-18-07 12:17 PM   #57 
  - Wrong. Donors provide the money and how each candidate  Pithy Cherub   Feb-18-07 12:21 PM   #58 
  - You said this about Clark, I didn't.  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 04:58 PM   #76 
     - ROFLMAO. Me, unbiased? Meow, Frenchie Cat!  mnhtnbb   Feb-18-07 06:40 PM   #81 
  - Well, I 'm learning more and more everyday....and now understand  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 02:52 PM   #62 
  - Martyrdom not a good look for you  JNelson6563   Feb-18-07 03:58 PM   #65 
     - Julie - what you said! nt  chimpymustgo   Feb-18-07 04:02 PM   #66 
     - Ditto for you......attack me by jumping on to someone elses silly post denounce me... why don't you!  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 04:49 PM   #73 
     - Hypotheticals on how I would respond is a silly way of justifying  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 04:40 PM   #70 
     - How is this a Faux News style attack?  dogman   Feb-18-07 04:50 PM   #74 
     - Supercilious sanctimony is not a good look for you.  Pithy Cherub   Feb-18-07 06:10 PM   #80 
     - LOL. I love seeing folks call her out.  mnhtnbb   Feb-18-07 06:42 PM   #83 
        - Which is all that you can do, is love that.....meanwhile John Edwards and the others are the  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 06:51 PM   #86 
     - You conveniently didn't read what I said to you, either..  Clark2008   Feb-18-07 06:57 PM   #90 
        - You've forgotten one of the cardinal rules at DU again  Jai4WKC08   Feb-19-07 12:27 AM   #97 
  - It's really a damn shame that the SCOTUS ruled spending caps unconstitutional  Hippo_Tron   Feb-18-07 04:20 PM   #68 
  - SC will be a huge battle: Obama, Hillary, and Edwards are all seemingly popular there.  Ninja Jordan   Feb-18-07 04:43 PM   #71 
  - This is a corrupt practice more suitable for a whore house than the White House  IndianaGreen   Feb-18-07 05:47 PM   #79 
  - A sensible statement  Donna Zen   Feb-18-07 09:21 PM   #94 
  - The ugly and very influential side of politics...  Earth_First   Feb-18-07 06:54 PM   #89 
  - I have a feeling this endorsement declined in value  ripple   Feb-18-07 08:17 PM   #93 
  - Sounds like it according to this article.....  FrenchieCat   Feb-18-07 10:35 PM   #96 
     - I wonder if Jackson was among those Black pastors opposed to marriage rights for LGBTs  IndianaGreen   Feb-19-07 12:42 AM   #98 
        - I'm curious as to jackson's position on gay marriage - but record shows strong gay support in past  papau   Feb-19-07 07:24 PM   #104 
  - Frenchie...I have a hard time thinking a "General" will solve our  KoKo01   Feb-19-07 09:06 PM   #105 
  - I think the bulk of everyone's anger and scorn should be directed towards Darrell Jackson & his ilk.  Tatiana   Feb-20-07 12:26 AM   #106 
     - More than enough scorn-worthy players here  WesDem   Feb-20-07 08:55 AM   #107 
 

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