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Bolo Boffin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-01-07 02:36 PM
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2. That is a misleading title for this article.
Gene Lyons clearly means that this is the Beltway/MSM take on Clinton - the script is in, a la Bob Somerby, quoted in the article.

You've still got time to make that clear.
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  -Gene Lyons: "Clintons clearly this campaigns Beltway pinata, a calculating phony like Gore" wyldwolf  Mar-01-07 02:30 PM   #0 
  - Gene Lyons is great. But, I have to ask ...  Straight Shooter   Mar-01-07 02:36 PM   #1 
  - The article is worth a read....Lyons always has good insight and he wrote with Conason  KoKo01   Mar-01-07 08:18 PM   #28 
     - We don't agree on anything much?  Straight Shooter   Mar-01-07 09:52 PM   #30 
        - Was replying to the OP...not you, sorry.... n/t  KoKo01   Mar-01-07 10:04 PM   #31 
           - No problem.  Straight Shooter   Mar-01-07 10:14 PM   #32 
  - That is a misleading title for this article.  boloboffin   Mar-01-07 02:36 PM   #2 
  - Not if you're expecting kneejerk reactions. NT  NYCGirl   Mar-01-07 02:40 PM   #3 
  - I disagree...  wyldwolf   Mar-01-07 02:41 PM   #4 
     - It makes it appear that this is Gene Lyons' opinion, not something he's exposing.  boloboffin   Mar-01-07 02:43 PM   #5 
        - Anyone who knows Lyons would not think it was his opinion...  wyldwolf   Mar-01-07 02:48 PM   #7 
           - It's a great article - thanks for bringing it here.  boloboffin   Mar-01-07 02:52 PM   #9 
              - "Why did you go for this quote rather than that article title?"  wyldwolf   Mar-01-07 02:59 PM   #10 
                 - Okay. Whatever.  boloboffin   Mar-01-07 03:34 PM   #11 
                 - She's right, you know  Jai4WKC08   Mar-01-07 05:49 PM   #22 
                    - I know now you share that opinion  wyldwolf   Mar-01-07 08:00 PM   #27 
  - True  WesDem   Mar-01-07 02:47 PM   #6 
  - Is it?  JNelson6563   Mar-01-07 06:12 PM   #23 
  - How many of us believed Bush when he said "war was his LAST resort?"  flpoljunkie   Mar-01-07 02:49 PM   #8 
  - Got to get that swipe in at Gore, who's not even running, dontcha,  kestrel91316   Mar-01-07 03:38 PM   #12 
  - Thank you for proving my point.  boloboffin   Mar-01-07 03:40 PM   #13 
     - the only thing it proves is someone didn't read the OP or linked article  wyldwolf   Mar-01-07 03:41 PM   #14 
        - Only the people that clicked on this thread, to those that didn't it gives a false impression. n/t  Uncle Joe   Mar-01-07 08:23 PM   #29 
  - People are falling for it all over again. She's not one of my top choices, but, boy...  MookieWilson   Mar-01-07 03:52 PM   #15 
  - Only someone with tons of patience would consider educating DU.. Thanks..ww  Tellurian   Mar-01-07 03:55 PM   #16 
  - "C'mon guys, I'm super serial!"  Ninja Jordan   Mar-01-07 04:03 PM   #17 
  - Good Freeper imitation.  Pirate Smile   Mar-01-07 04:23 PM   #19 
     - Comedy Central showed that episode last night. I'm sorry but it was funny.  Ninja Jordan   Mar-01-07 04:25 PM   #20 
        - I noticed it on after Colbert also. It was a couple days of swiftboating Gore.  Pirate Smile   Mar-01-07 04:43 PM   #21 
           - Comedy Central has an agenda?  Ninja Jordan   Mar-01-07 06:13 PM   #24 
              - No, I don't think they have an agenda other then perhaps appearing topical.  Pirate Smile   Mar-01-07 06:35 PM   #25 
              - "Swiftboating" implies intent, does it not?  Ninja Jordan   Mar-01-07 06:36 PM   #26 
              - South Park Republican:  NYCGirl   Mar-01-07 10:21 PM   #33 
  - The "Lyonization" of Hillary. k&r (eom)  oasis   Mar-01-07 04:19 PM   #18 

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