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wyldwolf Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jul-24-07 07:51 AM
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56. A progressive 100+ years removed from the classic progressive era.
No brainer. She said as much last night.

Sorry, folks, based on the true definition of the term, and not the "progressive" definition, Clinton is very much a progressive.
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  -Wow...Hillary Clinton labeling herself a progressive? Heaven and Earth  Jul-23-07 06:14 PM   #0 
  - A moderate progressive, but not as a 'liberal.' nm  TeamJordan23   Jul-23-07 06:15 PM   #1 
  - Did she say "moderate?" I thought she said "modern." n/t  Heaven and Earth   Jul-23-07 06:16 PM   #2 
  - Oh, sorry. Maybe I misheard. I am not 100%. It could have been modern. nm  TeamJordan23   Jul-23-07 06:17 PM   #3 
  - I thought she said "modern" too. n/t  ElizabethDC   Jul-23-07 06:17 PM   #5 
     - she definitely said "modern"  MonkeyFunk   Jul-23-07 06:18 PM   #7 
        - Okay, thanks. nm  TeamJordan23   Jul-23-07 06:19 PM   #10 
  - The term Liberal has been slandered and stained by repugs  liberalnurse   Jul-23-07 06:18 PM   #8 
  - Put your boots on it is about to get thick.. I thought I heard  Ethelk2044   Jul-23-07 06:17 PM   #4 
  - Well its about damn time.  Heaven and Earth   Jul-23-07 06:19 PM   #9 
  - So progressives support the war on  ikojo   Jul-23-07 06:18 PM   #6 
  - What the FUCK is a moderate progressive  bigdarryl   Jul-23-07 06:22 PM   #11 
  - She was referring to the progressive movement in the early  Heaven and Earth   Jul-23-07 06:23 PM   #12 
  - BULLSHIT!! theres no such thing as a moderate progressive JESUS!!!  bigdarryl   Jul-23-07 06:24 PM   #13 
     - "Modern", not "moderate."  Heaven and Earth   Jul-23-07 06:26 PM   #14 
     - Maybe "Modern Progressive" is the new DLC lingo for "New Democrat"???  Totally Committed   Jul-23-07 06:29 PM   #16 
        - Focus Grouped  Donna Zen   Jul-23-07 10:40 PM   #46 
           - I know I am "onto" something....  Totally Committed   Jul-24-07 06:35 AM   #54 
              - End of the Dem party as we know it?  MGKrebs   Jul-25-07 06:43 AM   #67 
     - She said "modern" progressive, if you read some of the earlier posts in the thread. n/t  ElizabethDC   Jul-23-07 06:26 PM   #15 
     - She didn't say that  ruggerson   Jul-23-07 06:58 PM   #28 
     - Jesus Christ, try getting the facts straight before you rush to smear. nt.  Lirwin2   Jul-23-07 08:14 PM   #41 
  - That's what I thought WTF?  Indy_Dem_Defender   Jul-23-07 06:32 PM   #17 
  - Then it's good she didn't say that  MonkeyFunk   Jul-23-07 06:34 PM   #18 
     - i heard MODERATE progressive  welshTerrier2   Jul-23-07 06:40 PM   #20 
     - The your hearing is bad  MonkeyFunk   Jul-23-07 06:50 PM   #26 
     - it must be nice to be so perfect  welshTerrier2   Jul-23-07 07:05 PM   #32 
        - LOL  MonkeyFunk   Jul-23-07 07:45 PM   #40 
           - you miss the point  welshTerrier2   Jul-23-07 08:45 PM   #43 
     - She said modern - here's the transcript:  AZBlue   Jul-23-07 08:31 PM   #42 
     - I'm an old-fashioned progressive liberal - and HRC calls herself a "modern Progressive"?  peacebird   Jul-23-07 07:02 PM   #31 
        - She must have a Blackberry. That's pretty modern.  MGKrebs   Jul-25-07 11:46 AM   #69 
  - I think the term was "MODERN PROGRESSIVE"  TheDonkey   Jul-24-07 12:43 AM   #51 
  - The Hillary You-Tube candidate video was stupid.  TeamJordan23   Jul-23-07 06:38 PM   #19 
  - I thought it was good -  ElizabethDC   Jul-23-07 06:41 PM   #21 
  - yeah, the overall point was good. But why is she referring to the Iraq War, a war she voted for. nm  TeamJordan23   Jul-23-07 06:42 PM   #22 
     - Well, her campaign had a contest in which people could submit their own videos  ElizabethDC   Jul-23-07 06:44 PM   #24 
  - I wondered what it was.  Ethelk2044   Jul-23-07 07:09 PM   #33 
  - Anderson Cooper is doing a good job. Good follow up to HRC about US troops in Darfur. nm  TeamJordan23   Jul-23-07 06:44 PM   #23 
  - I think that's the first time I've seen anyone get nailed down when they didn't want to be.  Heaven and Earth   Jul-23-07 06:45 PM   #25 
     - Yes, and her answer will hurt her with African American voters.  Ethelk2044   Jul-23-07 07:02 PM   #30 
  - I expect a hard left turn from her if she is elected.  Dollface   Jul-23-07 06:54 PM   #27 
  - Why do you expect that?  Heaven and Earth   Jul-23-07 06:59 PM   #29 
     - She came of age as a Liberal and I think that defines her essential nature.  Dollface   Jul-23-07 07:21 PM   #34 
        - Huh.  Heaven and Earth   Jul-23-07 07:26 PM   #35 
        - That is a concern.  Dollface   Jul-23-07 07:43 PM   #37 
        - It depends at what age you come of age  karynnj   Jul-23-07 11:25 PM   #47 
        - Clinton's had her chances  NewYorkJ   Jul-24-07 12:32 AM   #48 
        - Hillary started her political life as a Goldwater  ikojo   Jul-24-07 06:19 AM   #52 
           - Dennis is without question a man of integrity. He raises the quality of the public discourse.  Dollface   Jul-24-07 07:39 AM   #55 
           - Do you think DK is going to get the nomination?  BigDDem   Jul-24-07 10:02 AM   #60 
              - Sadly, no.  Dollface   Jul-24-07 01:31 PM   #61 
              - He would if people would stop drinking from the  ikojo   Jul-25-07 06:30 AM   #66 
                 - "DLC and corporate kool aid"  BigDDem   Jul-25-07 08:37 AM   #68 
  - Progressive+DLC=BS  LeviathanCrumbling   Jul-23-07 07:27 PM   #36 
  - I agree with you there.  Ethelk2044   Jul-23-07 07:43 PM   #38 
  - But..but....she's skipping the DLC meeting!!!!!! :sarcasm:  Gloria   Jul-25-07 03:03 PM   #74 
  - This is the most outrageous statement she has ever made...  EndElectoral   Jul-23-07 07:45 PM   #39 
  - I liked the question because it was a window into how the candidate views herself.  AtomicKitten   Jul-23-07 08:51 PM   #44 
  - I'm curious to know what modern progressive means. nm  TeamJordan23   Jul-23-07 08:59 PM   #45 
  - A progressive 100+ years removed from the classic progressive era.  wyldwolf   Jul-24-07 07:51 AM   #56 
  - It is the opposite of an old fashoned progressive.  Dollface   Jul-24-07 09:41 AM   #57 
  - I thought it was a good answer. eom  pirhana   Jul-24-07 12:33 AM   #49 
  - Hillary is about as progressive as Cheney is  illinoisprogressive   Jul-24-07 12:39 AM   #50 
  - I've told you a million times,do not exaggerate!  Forkboy   Jul-24-07 09:53 AM   #58 
  - I can call myself skinny, but it doesn't make it so. nt  Vinca   Jul-24-07 06:29 AM   #53 
  - I didn't know progressive meant Goldwater republican these days  Forkboy   Jul-24-07 09:55 AM   #59 
  - No. That's an old fashioned progressive not a modern progressive.  Dollface   Jul-24-07 01:34 PM   #62 
     - I'm so confused.  Forkboy   Jul-24-07 01:51 PM   #63 
  - Not surprising, since the DLC has the "Progressive Policy Institute."  LWolf   Jul-24-07 03:54 PM   #64 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-24-07 07:29 PM   #65 
  - Sounds Like Howard Dean Saying  ribofunk   Jul-25-07 11:58 AM   #70 
  - same here. I want my democrats to be democrats. Not DLC  illinoisprogressive   Jul-25-07 12:03 PM   #71 
  - "Modern progressive" sounds dismissive to me!!! Like "old Europe"  Gloria   Jul-25-07 01:40 PM   #72 
  - She's a modern progressive.  killbotfactory   Jul-25-07 02:46 PM   #73 

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