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ripple Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-29-07 07:56 AM
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71. Edwards isn't exactly a lone soldier in this fight with the MSM
Other candidates have stood up to Fox and their minions, as well.

I think people should contribute to the candidate of their choice. If that candidate happens to be Edwards, so be it. :shrug:
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  -Time for DU to show some backbone and contribute to John Edwards. Stand up to the MSM saracat  Jun-27-07 06:54 PM   #0 
  - I agree!  Liberty Belle   Jun-27-07 06:56 PM   #1 
  - No idea what Coulter said, but when Trippi sent me that message...I told myself  The Count   Jun-27-07 06:57 PM   #2 
  - Oh go back and go kiss Obama's ass.  MalloyLiberal   Jun-27-07 06:59 PM   #3 
  - Funny, because I am not an Obama supporter - although on Iraq he is less  The Count   Jun-28-07 06:57 AM   #30 
  - Really? How shallow of you.I assume you would only support standing up to Coulter  saracat   Jun-27-07 07:04 PM   #4 
     - I do that all the time....send Thank You dollars :)  Catchawave   Jun-27-07 08:01 PM   #15 
     - I don't support "standing up to Coulter" by anyone. She has to be ignored, not  The Count   Jun-28-07 06:59 AM   #31 
        - If I remember correctly  last_texas_dem   Jun-28-07 07:13 AM   #38 
           - No, she wasn't. That statement is very old - CPAC old. Since then she's been  The Count   Jun-28-07 07:40 AM   #39 
              - Alright, excuse me  last_texas_dem   Jun-28-07 07:52 AM   #40 
              - She is being kept in the news by these fundraisers. Otherwise, pretty irrelevant  The Count   Jun-28-07 10:22 AM   #50 
                 - Thanks for kicking the thread :)  Catchawave   Jun-28-07 10:28 AM   #52 
                 - It's a money maker Count,  seasonedblue   Jun-28-07 10:30 AM   #54 
                 - OK  last_texas_dem   Jun-29-07 04:58 AM   #69 
              - NO  MonkeyFunk   Jun-28-07 10:42 AM   #62 
  - My first contribution of the year.  onehandle   Jun-27-07 07:14 PM   #5 
  - You have got to be kidding.  AchtungToddler   Jun-27-07 07:24 PM   #6 
  - But you might support the effort to smack her down.Don't you think Edwrds should be thanked somehow?  saracat   Jun-27-07 07:30 PM   #7 
  - How is bringing Coulter back from oblivion comparable with Helen Thomas?  The Count   Jun-28-07 07:02 AM   #34 
  - Then send your $ to the DNC or your favorite candidate.  spooky3   Jun-27-07 07:33 PM   #8 
     - Whaaat? It should be in support of Elizabeth!  saracat   Jun-27-07 07:38 PM   #10 
        - But s/he refuses to send a direct cont to JRE. Wouldn't you prefer  spooky3   Jun-27-07 08:10 PM   #19 
           - Nope.That wasn't my point.She can always donate to the Party. It won't mean the same thing!  saracat   Jun-27-07 09:29 PM   #28 
              - ????? ok, so you would prefer s/he take no action at all?  spooky3   Jun-28-07 09:34 AM   #45 
              - Wow.  IA_Seth   Jun-28-07 11:14 AM   #64 
  - You're not hurting Coulter  StudentsMustUniteNow   Jun-27-07 07:37 PM   #9 
  - It isn't to hurt Coulter.It is to support Elizabeth's stand!  saracat   Jun-27-07 07:39 PM   #11 
  - I Completely Agree With You... I Had To Turn The Crap Off When  ChiciB1   Jun-27-07 07:59 PM   #14 
  - A "stand" dictated by the closing quarter of fundraising rather for anything  The Count   Jun-28-07 07:09 AM   #37 
  - I Saw A Link Once... Don't Know Where Now, But It Was About HOW  ChiciB1   Jun-27-07 08:06 PM   #18 
  - She is a sick, damaged person. Hardly entertaining. She can only be trotted out once in a while.  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-27-07 08:29 PM   #22 
  - She certainly got a bit of unexpected attention due to the closing quarter of  The Count   Jun-28-07 07:06 AM   #36 
  - Insulting  maximusveritas   Jun-27-07 07:49 PM   #12 
  - Nothing new? Who else has done it? Name names. And as you are new, perhaps you are unaware  saracat   Jun-27-07 08:27 PM   #21 
     - What's so admirable in resuscitating old outrage for fundraising purposes?  The Count   Jun-28-07 10:27 AM   #51 
  - Coulter is really going to benefit Edwards fundraising efforts,  calteacherguy   Jun-27-07 07:52 PM   #13 
  - Fine. Thanks for sharing your RW talking points ...  Catchawave   Jun-27-07 08:03 PM   #16 
     - You can label them however you wish, but the words are true.  calteacherguy   Jun-27-07 08:04 PM   #17 
     - Yup. I got my anti-Coulter letter BEFORE the Hardball appearance. All planned  The Count   Jun-28-07 10:29 AM   #53 
     - Nicely marched out, though. Each word parsed for its left-o-meter rating.  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-27-07 08:41 PM   #23 
  - Why should I have to pay for someone to take a stand?  burythehatchet   Jun-27-07 08:19 PM   #20 
  - She took a stand when no one else has. No gentle chiding. this was a strong request to elevate the  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-27-07 08:51 PM   #24 
  - I see it as contributing to someone who demonstrates leadership  AnotherMother4Peace   Jun-27-07 08:52 PM   #25 
  - Elizabeth did NOT bring us down,She elevated us by taking a stand.  saracat   Jun-27-07 09:28 PM   #27 
  - Exactly right, and she put Coulter in the position of trying  spooky3   Jun-28-07 09:39 AM   #47 
  - Because the stand was taken for fundraising purposes. Coulter hasn't said  The Count   Jun-28-07 07:00 AM   #32 
  - K&R - I'm contributing to a couple (John & Elizabeth) who demonstrate compassion & leadership  AnotherMother4Peace   Jun-27-07 08:59 PM   #26 
  - i contributed before the AC debacle  AZDemDist6   Jun-27-07 09:52 PM   #29 
  - Sorry, we're standing up to the media by donating to Kucinich  Tesha   Jun-28-07 07:01 AM   #33 
  - Yup. That's a worthier, more relevant way to do it. Especially as DK hasn't  The Count   Jun-28-07 07:04 AM   #35 
  - Are you confused about the sequence of events, or are you accusing  spooky3   Jun-28-07 09:37 AM   #46 
     - I am not confused. My Trippi letter came BEFORE the Hardball appearance.  The Count   Jun-28-07 10:31 AM   #55 
        - lol, I didn't realize they sent out the emails before Hardball.  seasonedblue   Jun-28-07 10:33 AM   #56 
  - Yep, really standing up. Someone who LOVES fox News!!  MalloyLiberal   Jun-28-07 09:02 AM   #42 
     - What the **ck are you talking about?  Tesha   Jun-28-07 09:12 AM   #43 
        - Kucinich has been defending Fox News.  MalloyLiberal   Jun-28-07 09:43 AM   #48 
           - Citation? (NT)  Tesha   Jun-28-07 10:02 AM   #49 
              - I think he called the other dem candidates out for not  Catchawave   Jun-28-07 10:35 AM   #58 
                 - That's hardly "being a supported of Fox news", sorry. (NT)  Tesha   Jun-28-07 10:40 AM   #61 
  - Just did  mohc   Jun-28-07 08:00 AM   #41 
  - Uh, no. How about another choice?nt  sampsonblk   Jun-28-07 09:13 AM   #44 
  - No, it's Edwards or you are an invertebrate. And a traitor and a bad, bad person.  The Count   Jun-28-07 10:34 AM   #57 
  - Do you mean you didn't?  IA_Seth   Jun-28-07 10:40 AM   #60 
     - I think you're looking for P.O. ("Politicky Operative"?) Gives a new meaning  The Count   Jun-28-07 12:45 PM   #66 
  - Ok, how about Clinton, Obama, Richardson, Dodd, Biden, Kucinich or Gravel?  Moochy   Jun-28-07 11:11 PM   #68 
  - No thanks!  IA_Seth   Jun-28-07 10:38 AM   #59 
  - Talk about grandstanding!  Major Hogwash   Jun-28-07 10:43 AM   #63 
  - Hogwash?  Moochy   Jun-28-07 11:10 PM   #67 
     - Not that it matters to you, but anyone who spends $400 on a haircut, then asks for money  Major Hogwash   Jun-29-07 07:48 AM   #70 
        - Boy if that's how you pick your president?  Moochy   Jun-29-07 09:30 AM   #73 
           - Yeah, well, I don't smoke funny cigarettes either.  Major Hogwash   Jun-29-07 11:59 AM   #74 
  - Done! I contributed to Edwards and Gore. But who is the stupid asshole who contributed to Biden??n/t  IanDB1   Jun-28-07 11:25 AM   #65 
  - Edwards isn't exactly a lone soldier in this fight with the MSM  ripple   Jun-29-07 07:56 AM   #71 
  - I'm confused  abburdlen   Jun-29-07 08:18 AM   #72 

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