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wyldwolf Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-09-07 08:43 PM
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17. Interesting. I was speaking to three elderly Dem women at an event Wednesday night.
One said of Obama "I wouldn't walk ten feet to hear him speak," to which the other two nodded in agreement.
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  -Five people came up to our Obama table and said they switched from Clinton to Obama zulchzulu  Jun-09-07 06:14 PM   #0 
  - Yup...i'm "out there" also. The Obama bandwagon is just starting to pick up steam!  jefferson_dem   Jun-09-07 06:16 PM   #1 
  - Inspirational has a lot going for it right now.  aquart   Jun-09-07 06:16 PM   #2 
  - Do we need a "halo" picture ala Bush for Edwards/Clinton/Obama?  papau   Jun-09-07 06:27 PM   #5 
  - ???  Radical Activist   Jun-12-07 04:34 PM   #70 
  - Great news!  silverweb   Jun-09-07 06:25 PM   #3 
  - Nice going! You are great.  AlinPA   Jun-09-07 06:27 PM   #4 
  - I applaud the fine work you are doing.  AtomicKitten   Jun-09-07 06:29 PM   #6 
  - Thanks AK  zulchzulu   Jun-09-07 08:43 PM   #16 
  - I am proud of you for your work  Ethelk2044   Jun-09-07 06:39 PM   #7 
  - and video to come...  zulchzulu   Jun-09-07 08:40 PM   #14 
  - In your state, can you pass out voter registration forms and do you  wakeme2008   Jun-09-07 06:48 PM   #8 
  - I thought all states allow this  Ethelk2044   Jun-09-07 06:54 PM   #9 
  - Good work but Hillary will likely still win the nomination.  David Dunham   Jun-09-07 07:55 PM   #10 
     - I'm a betting man...  zulchzulu   Jun-09-07 08:38 PM   #13 
     - "Likely" in June equals "3rd place" (if that) at voting time.  larissa   Jun-09-07 08:42 PM   #15 
     - Yes she will.  emilyg   Jun-09-07 10:11 PM   #34 
     - Will what?  larissa   Jun-09-07 10:17 PM   #35 
     - Gotta love those self-fulfilling prophecies....  election_2004   Jun-10-07 08:04 AM   #53 
     - Heh, remember 2003? Some guy named Kerry was completely written off.  MH1   Jun-10-07 09:24 PM   #63 
  - If you get deputized (takes 2 minutes), you can  zulchzulu   Jun-09-07 08:37 PM   #12 
  - There are alot of repubs expressing a desire to vote for Obama  illinoisprogressive   Jun-09-07 08:17 PM   #11 
  - Interesting. I was speaking to three elderly Dem women at an event Wednesday night.  wyldwolf   Jun-09-07 08:43 PM   #17 
  - Why would that be and how did you respond....  zulchzulu   Jun-09-07 08:46 PM   #18 
  - I've seen that too. ......................on the RACIST Free Republic site.  larissa   Jun-09-07 08:48 PM   #19 
     - So five people switching to Obama from Clinton is ok. But someone who dislikes Obama is racist!  wyldwolf   Jun-09-07 08:56 PM   #20 
        - Yes -- their comments sounded racist and Freepish.  larissa   Jun-09-07 09:03 PM   #21 
        - Also you noted they were older  Ethelk2044   Jun-09-07 09:08 PM   #22 
        - how is what they said racist?  wyldwolf   Jun-09-07 09:17 PM   #23 
        - Just like Freepers, they have to stay their distance from anyone they dislike..  larissa   Jun-09-07 09:28 PM   #24 
           - instead of being sexist and abandoning Clinton for Obama,  wyldwolf   Jun-09-07 09:33 PM   #26 
              - The people I talked to who were former Clinton fans were smart, nice people  zulchzulu   Jun-09-07 11:17 PM   #39 
                 - and the people I met were long time Democrats, smart and wise, too.  wyldwolf   Jun-10-07 06:22 AM   #50 
                    - "one let her feeling be known in no uncertain terms"...  zulchzulu   Jun-10-07 11:40 AM   #54 
                       - How many times does this have to be repeated?  wyldwolf   Jun-10-07 05:52 PM   #58 
                       - If you answered the question, just answer it again  zulchzulu   Jun-10-07 08:00 PM   #59 
                          - OK, you asked, "what did she say," For the umpteenth time the answer is...  wyldwolf   Jun-10-07 08:05 PM   #61 
                             - So you didn't ask why?  zulchzulu   Jun-10-07 08:59 PM   #62 
                                - no, just a nod.  wyldwolf   Jun-11-07 04:50 AM   #67 
                       - self delete  wyldwolf   Jun-10-07 08:02 PM   #60 
        - .  philosophie_en_rose   Jun-09-07 09:31 PM   #25 
        - Because *some* criticism of Obama is not racist doesn't mean some of it is racist.  jefferson_dem   Jun-09-07 09:34 PM   #27 
           - perhaps you're not aware of the old sayings that was a rendition of  wyldwolf   Jun-09-07 09:41 PM   #29 
           - OOooooohh good question Jefferson Dem !!!  larissa   Jun-09-07 09:42 PM   #30 
           - Shhh...he's black, yunno...  zulchzulu   Jun-09-07 11:08 PM   #37 
  - Interesting I converted 6 people from Obama to Clinton at my church  sanskritwarrior   Jun-09-07 09:38 PM   #28 
  - they must be racists... afterall, they were at a church  wyldwolf   Jun-09-07 09:42 PM   #31 
  - Well we took a vote today and decided anyone who supported Obama  sanskritwarrior   Jun-10-07 01:20 AM   #46 
  - Yeah, sure you did sanskrit.  larissa   Jun-09-07 09:48 PM   #32 
  - yeah! Not only were those people at your church racists, he MUST be a liar!  wyldwolf   Jun-09-07 09:51 PM   #33 
  - Hey, send that Carville Le Turncoat...  zulchzulu   Jun-09-07 11:10 PM   #38 
  - What? only zuluzulch can post personal anecdotes?  rinsd   Jun-12-07 03:42 PM   #69 
  - Tell us what they said...  zulchzulu   Jun-09-07 11:03 PM   #36 
  - Yeah, well I converted SEVEN people from Clinton to Obama.  PassingFair   Jun-10-07 12:15 AM   #45 
  - I want someone to convince me to pick Hillary over Obama  Katzenkavalier   Jun-09-07 11:19 PM   #40 
  - William... Yo William.... you're being paged....  larissa   Jun-09-07 11:37 PM   #42 
     - WOOOOOOOOOOOO!!! I'm waiting!  Katzenkavalier   Jun-09-07 11:41 PM   #43 
        - 4 Clarkies, 5 Edwardsies, and a Hillaryite walked into a pub.......  larissa   Jun-10-07 03:11 AM   #49 
        - Katz is one of the classier Obama supporters around here...  SaveElmer   Jun-10-07 09:26 PM   #64 
           - Of course I will. She's my 2nd choice.  Katzenkavalier   Jun-10-07 10:19 PM   #65 
  - Right now, I only have an Obama bumper sticker on my car  ariesgem   Jun-09-07 11:33 PM   #41 
  - Some photos from the Obama table at Madison's Farmers Market  zulchzulu   Jun-09-07 11:53 PM   #44 
  - Awesome ~ I'm glad you're having sunny weather there!!  larissa   Jun-10-07 02:42 AM   #48 
     - We've had one rainy day...that didn't stop us...  zulchzulu   Jun-10-07 07:38 AM   #52 
  - I participated in the "Walk For Change" today in Orange County CA  Pushed To The Left   Jun-10-07 02:20 AM   #47 
  - E-x-c-e-l-l-e-n-t !!!  zulchzulu   Jun-10-07 07:34 AM   #51 
  - In my state there was a walk for Obama drive...  Me_Shell   Jun-10-07 11:51 AM   #55 
  - The best way is to sign up on the Obama website  zulchzulu   Jun-10-07 03:05 PM   #56 
     - Thanks so much...  Me_Shell   Jun-10-07 04:14 PM   #57 
  - Yeah baby! It's the grass roots that makes the difference. n/t  ShortnFiery   Jun-10-07 10:25 PM   #66 
  - Here in PA the only bumper stickers  demokatgurrl   Jun-12-07 03:36 PM   #68 

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