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zulchzulu Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-20-07 01:08 PM
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59. Two things...dear Edwards fan...
So Edwards working for a hedge fund and making a lot of money and his excuse is to "learn more about the poor"?

As for retirement and raising kids, a million dollars is about what it takes now to do a decent job...oh, and dear Edwards fan, do you have an issue with people making millions of dollars? How utterly hypocritical.

But if you want to pick on Obama's wife and try to make it an issue, that shows where your priorities lie...and by lie, I mean both definitions. If you're in a pickle about how and who Treehouse sells pickles to and Michelle Obama is on the board, then certainly you must be focusing on the real issues people care about.

:rofl:

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  -Obama called hypocrite for wife's Wal-Mart link Tellurian  May-20-07 08:26 AM   #0 
  - Oh well, people who live in Glass Houses...  Tellurian   May-20-07 08:28 AM   #1 
  - I agree  DaveTheWave   May-20-07 08:32 AM   #4 
  - Hillary's Wal-Mart ties are conveniently absent.  sellitman   May-20-07 08:37 AM   #7 
  - As are most democratic leaders stock portfolios....  DaveTheWave   May-20-07 08:41 AM   #8 
  - read the article to the end..If the link isn't working..it's here  Tellurian   May-20-07 08:41 AM   #9 
  - This is a pretty week connection  karynnj   May-20-07 01:59 PM   #76 
  - If this is the case, I guess we can write off Al Gore...  hughee99   May-20-07 04:47 PM   #102 
  - OMG, Apple sells to Walmart  karynnj   May-20-07 07:21 PM   #109 
  - Moreover, Wal Mart is well known for having adversarial relations with their suppliers.  Telly Savalas   May-20-07 09:29 PM   #122 
  - So all companies should not do business with Walmart  Ethelk2044   May-20-07 06:09 PM   #105 
  - No it's in there .. just have to read a bit is all...  Tellurian   May-20-07 02:27 PM   #87 
  - The difference between Hillary and Obama is Hillary Leads 23 pts over Obama....  Tellurian   May-20-07 08:48 AM   #11 
  - I'm actually an Obama supporter along with Edwards  DaveTheWave   May-20-07 08:56 AM   #14 
  - The Obama supporters think that way..  Tellurian   May-20-07 09:20 AM   #23 
     - And I heard the expensive haircut gimmick used against....  DaveTheWave   May-20-07 11:34 AM   #42 
     - Haircuts? Ridiculous move on Edwards part..  Tellurian   May-20-07 11:38 AM   #43 
        - I missed the Edwards one....no it wasn't significant enough  DaveTheWave   May-20-07 11:46 AM   #47 
        - I don't have a problem with it. I never did..  Tellurian   May-20-07 12:32 PM   #56 
        - Didn't the same reports have a Hillary $1500 hair appointment?  karynnj   May-20-07 02:01 PM   #78 
           - Shhhh...that part would make the OP as hypocritical as he wants Obama to be.  Forkboy   May-20-07 03:45 PM   #97 
     - You're everything I imagined a Hillary supporter would be.  Jim Sagle   May-20-07 02:00 PM   #77 
  - Real fighter there, that Hillary. According to you, she find out how Wal-Mart treats workers  jefferson_dem   May-20-07 09:20 AM   #22 
  - Provide the proof..put up or ....nm  Tellurian   May-20-07 09:26 AM   #24 
     - Chill. What are you talking about? I was responding to your post just above mine.  jefferson_dem   May-20-07 09:34 AM   #27 
     - Hillary most likely was telling them they are in a loser position..  Tellurian   May-20-07 09:55 AM   #31 
        - "Most likely was telling them"  draft_mario_cuomo   May-20-07 10:27 AM   #36 
           - Teh Clintons are out to save America , daft_mario_cuomo...  Tellurian   May-20-07 11:40 AM   #44 
              - Clintons to save America? Personally, I'm waiting for Jeebus  RufusTFirefly   May-20-07 11:53 AM   #49 
              - Ok...looks like you could use a drink  draft_mario_cuomo   May-20-07 01:52 PM   #72 
     - well, according to the Board, Hillary had full knowledge of their anti-union efforts  Capn Sunshine   May-20-07 01:14 PM   #62 
  - That is a myth  draft_mario_cuomo   May-20-07 10:26 AM   #35 
  - What are you blubbering about? Hillary has a Recommendation from the NY AFL-CIO  Tellurian   May-20-07 11:44 AM   #46 
     - The AFL-CIO recommendation makes me dislike her more.  GirlinContempt   May-20-07 12:06 PM   #51 
     - See post 62  draft_mario_cuomo   May-20-07 01:50 PM   #71 
  - Completely false  SOS   May-20-07 01:48 PM   #70 
  - She does not lead  Ethelk2044   May-20-07 06:10 PM   #106 
  - Didn't Hillary serve on the board in the 70's before Wal-Mart was  laugle   May-20-07 10:10 PM   #126 
  - Is it because Hillary's W-M link is ancient history, Obama's is Current?  Brassballs   May-20-07 12:44 PM   #57 
  - The link is very very weak  karynnj   May-20-07 02:06 PM   #80 
  - Wal-Mart employs many.  amandabeech   May-20-07 07:35 PM   #114 
  - And Obama opposed the illegal Iraq war from the beginning!  Pushed To The Left   May-20-07 09:31 PM   #123 
  - Except journalists who are a paragon of virtue  Solo_in_MD   May-20-07 10:44 AM   #38 
  - Where the hell in all that mess is the damn article?  acmavm   May-20-07 08:30 AM   #2 
  - What about Hillary's WalMart link?  baldguy   May-20-07 08:31 AM   #3 
  - #4 n/t  DaveTheWave   May-20-07 08:34 AM   #5 
  - This is supposed to confuse you about that. Did it work?  RufusTFirefly   May-20-07 08:49 AM   #12 
     - Hillary Left the over 10 yrs ago. Obama's wife just signed up with them...  Tellurian   May-20-07 09:04 AM   #18 
     - Uh, Hillary is U.S. Senator. Michelle Obama is not. ..Yet. n/t  RufusTFirefly   May-20-07 09:10 AM   #19 
     - Missing some facts are you?  Tellurian   May-20-07 09:28 AM   #25 
        - Wrong on both points in one sentence  SOS   May-20-07 01:55 PM   #75 
           - thanks for that  DemDem07   May-21-07 10:23 AM   #135 
     - And they selll pickles to Walmart! Oh, the humanity!  NYCGirl   May-20-07 09:30 AM   #26 
     - HRC was on Wal-Mart's board, Michelle Obama never has been  draft_mario_cuomo   May-20-07 10:28 AM   #37 
     - Can you point out where Michelle Obama's Presidential web site is...  zulchzulu   May-20-07 11:49 AM   #48 
     - no, and I can't find Hillary's presidential website from 1986 either..  Tellurian   May-20-07 12:26 PM   #55 
        - OK, so you attack a candidate's wife as an issue in the 2008 race...  zulchzulu   May-20-07 01:01 PM   #58 
           - Moi? I'm just posting a conciliatory article that's calling Obama a HYPOCRITE  Tellurian   May-20-07 02:32 PM   #90 
              - I'm embarrassed for you because you seem so desperate to make it an issue  zulchzulu   May-20-07 07:50 PM   #117 
     - She signed up with a company that numbers Wal Mart among their customers  Capn Sunshine   May-20-07 01:32 PM   #66 
     - Obvious hit piece. Check out the sleazy anti-Obama mouthpiece they reference - "Low Blow Joe"  jefferson_dem   May-20-07 09:11 AM   #20 
     - Wrong again...the OP was written by Sewell, not Novak..  Tellurian   May-20-07 10:16 AM   #33 
        - Geesh. Did you even read the article? It *references* slimeball Novak.  jefferson_dem   May-20-07 11:20 AM   #40 
           - Novak's opinion doesn't alter another foolish mis-step by the inexperienced Obamas..  Tellurian   May-20-07 12:22 PM   #54 
              - Please. You posted a bogus Obama hit piece which quotes a sleazy politico of major proportions...  jefferson_dem   May-20-07 05:19 PM   #103 
              - You are grasping at straws  Ethelk2044   May-20-07 07:29 PM   #111 
     - Come on  rufus dog   May-20-07 01:16 PM   #63 
        - She doesn't care, she is threatened by Obama  Obama_for_our_future   May-20-07 07:34 PM   #113 
  - The link is tenuous at best:  NYCGirl   May-20-07 08:34 AM   #6 
  - It's amazing to me that when it was Hillary....  Missy M   May-20-07 08:45 AM   #10 
  - It's laughable enough to be on the Daily Show isn't it?  DaveTheWave   May-20-07 08:52 AM   #13 
  - Wal-Mart 15 years ago no less.....  Missy M   May-20-07 09:02 AM   #17 
  - Some people choose to look the other way because it's pickles and peppers...  Tellurian   May-20-07 09:17 AM   #21 
  - When it's nonsense written about Hillary it's the gospel truth....  Missy M   May-20-07 09:38 AM   #28 
  - So, you don't like it when they do it to Hillary, but you want payback, or..  Dawgs   May-20-07 09:50 AM   #30 
  - It's not payback, friend...It's EQUAL time spent checking out Candidates..  Tellurian   May-20-07 09:58 AM   #32 
  - I didn't do anything to another candidates wife......  Missy M   May-20-07 03:43 PM   #96 
  - Franky, I don't give a damn if she does sell pickles to  laugle   May-20-07 10:25 PM   #127 
  - who was criticizing?  rufus dog   May-20-07 01:18 PM   #65 
  - Not totally true - Hillary was also considered an asset  karynnj   May-20-07 02:22 PM   #82 
  - This is standard phase 1 GOP attack - fraud and hypocrisy  KurtNYC   May-20-07 09:00 AM   #15 
  - In the Mid-West, they call it..Cutting the cat away from the kittens..:)  Tellurian   May-20-07 09:46 AM   #29 
  - Nice analogy  karynnj   May-20-07 02:24 PM   #84 
  - Hey! What about Obama's really expensive haircuts??!!! n/t  RufusTFirefly   May-20-07 09:00 AM   #16 
  - Same rw-playbook strategy during Bill Clinton's re-electtion  DaveTheWave   May-20-07 11:03 AM   #39 
  - Lame excuse by Obama  draft_mario_cuomo   May-20-07 10:23 AM   #34 
  - Here is a viable link..  Tellurian   May-20-07 11:21 AM   #41 
  - Two things...dear Edwards fan...  zulchzulu   May-20-07 01:08 PM   #59 
  - Edwards' excuse was equally as lame  draft_mario_cuomo   May-20-07 01:47 PM   #69 
  - I see you have a problem with people being successful...  zulchzulu   May-20-07 07:47 PM   #115 
  - There is nothing Wrong with Michelle on the other hand  Ethelk2044   May-20-07 07:51 PM   #118 
  - I do believe Edwards also has stock in Walmart. (nt)  rinsd   May-21-07 06:32 PM   #139 
  - That comment bothers me more than the connection itself  lwfern   May-20-07 01:12 PM   #61 
  - Exactly  draft_mario_cuomo   May-20-07 01:54 PM   #74 
  - Except there is not even an accusation that Treehouse did anything wrong  karynnj   May-20-07 02:27 PM   #88 
  - HillShills picking on Obama's wife! Yay! A new low!  zulchzulu   May-20-07 11:43 AM   #45 
  - Anti-Obama Web site attacks Obama, gets quoted in conservative paper  RufusTFirefly   May-20-07 12:00 PM   #50 
  - It happened with the Madrassa thing too...  Bullet1987   May-20-07 12:09 PM   #52 
  - Just file it away.  Forkboy   May-20-07 04:20 PM   #100 
  - I wonder if the writer also knows of Hillary's connection like the rest of us hadn't...  HypnoToad   May-20-07 12:19 PM   #53 
  - Isn't it a little early to already be picking on an opponent's wife?  zulchzulu   May-20-07 01:11 PM   #60 
  - Let's revue: Mrs. Obama works for a company that sells to Wal Mart  Capn Sunshine   May-20-07 01:16 PM   #64 
  - Oh yeah? Well, I've heard the Obamas  ripple   May-20-07 01:34 PM   #67 
  - Hmm...I guess this is what you talk about if your own candidate has no core values  jgraz   May-20-07 01:38 PM   #68 
  - There's nothing on your link that I can find on Obama  karynnj   May-20-07 01:54 PM   #73 
  - This thread ain't nuthin' but shit.  Jim Sagle   May-20-07 02:02 PM   #79 
  - piddlin..from  Tellurian   May-20-07 02:23 PM   #83 
  - The Link for the Research Challenged..  Tellurian   May-20-07 02:19 PM   #81 
  - Good. You finally put up the real link so everyone can see what a load of crap the  NYCGirl   May-20-07 02:26 PM   #85 
  - It's was put up 3 or 4 X already..some are too lazy to read the thread..  Tellurian   May-20-07 02:36 PM   #92 
     - Maybe the OP should have had the right link  karynnj   May-20-07 07:29 PM   #112 
     - Why is it that everytime someone posts  laugle   May-20-07 10:33 PM   #128 
  - sic' em, stay on the attack  Obama_for_our_future   May-20-07 02:35 PM   #91 
     - They complain about the ugliness of the attacks on Hillary but engage in the exact same thing.  Forkboy   May-20-07 03:48 PM   #98 
        - And come here to entertain yourself..too frightened to declare for a candidate..  Tellurian   May-20-07 04:06 PM   #99 
           - I've declared Kucinich from all the way back in '04  Forkboy   May-20-07 04:21 PM   #101 
  - further evidence Obama is all smoke and mirrors  quinnox   May-20-07 02:26 PM   #86 
  - Yeah, you gotta watch those close ties with pickle companies.  NYCGirl   May-20-07 02:28 PM   #89 
     - Michelle Obama's links with Pickles From A New American Cucumber!  zulchzulu   May-20-07 07:54 PM   #119 
  - Walmart's-Schmalmarts- all I know is Oprah supports Obama 100%...  Imagevision   May-20-07 02:43 PM   #93 
  - Hopefully, Oprah and Obama will support Hillary in the GE..nm  Tellurian   May-20-07 03:11 PM   #94 
     - She will not be there  Ethelk2044   May-20-07 06:34 PM   #108 
     - Is she threathening a third party run?  karynnj   May-20-07 07:23 PM   #110 
     - I hope everyone on this web site supports Hillary in the GE  sellitman   May-20-07 07:49 PM   #116 
  - I don't really care about this or Hillary's connections to Wal-Mart  Forkboy   May-20-07 03:16 PM   #95 
  - You had me thinking she was on the board of walmart  Ethelk2044   May-20-07 06:06 PM   #104 
  - If any of you every purchased anything at Walmart  Ethelk2044   May-20-07 06:16 PM   #107 
  - I bought a copy of Fahrenheit 9/11 from a Walmart robot ATM...once...  zulchzulu   May-20-07 07:56 PM   #120 
     - That means Michael Moore sells to Walmart  karynnj   May-21-07 07:16 AM   #131 
        - They absolutely do still sell the Clintons' books. n/t  hughee99   May-21-07 03:12 PM   #137 
  - Picking on a candidate's wife is ALWAYS a sign of utter, complete desperation  zulchzulu   May-20-07 08:02 PM   #121 
  - I think most posters are aware that Senator Clinton isn't sleazy enough to support  Telly Savalas   May-20-07 09:35 PM   #124 
  - And the point is???? Michelle is intellegent and interesting and classy, unlike some 1st ladies  illinoisprogressive   May-20-07 10:01 PM   #125 
  - So because Walmart is selling Obama's wife's product  hughee99   May-21-07 12:00 AM   #129 
  - neener-neener-neener  Lord Helmet   May-21-07 03:07 AM   #130 
  - I bet everyone here has a computer whose company sells to Walmart  zulchzulu   May-21-07 07:23 AM   #132 
  - No, Apple does not sell computers at Walmart. They do have iPods  NYCGirl   May-21-07 09:36 AM   #133 
     - I know that...just playin' the issue tangle a bit  zulchzulu   May-21-07 09:49 AM   #134 
  - This is weak!!  mckeown1128   May-21-07 10:52 AM   #136 
  - I don't even think the people who post this stuff really believe it.  Forkboy   May-21-07 06:21 PM   #138 
  - Maybe I am missing something but Obama hasn't exactly been anti-Walmart  rinsd   May-21-07 06:34 PM   #140 
  - Hillary supporter pantload.  porque no   May-21-07 06:46 PM   #141 
  - She is not on the board of Walmart, unlike a hypocritical candidate was....  illinoisprogressive   May-21-07 06:55 PM   #142 
 

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