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valerief Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-19-07 02:04 PM
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3. Of course, they ridicule him. He speaks the truth, and why shouldn't he?
He's got nothing to lose.
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  -laugh at Gravel but he's right to harshly criticize most of the other candidates welshTerrier2  Aug-19-07 01:59 PM   #0 
  - Even a stopped clock is right twice a day. The guy seems to have early stage dementia.  MADem   Aug-19-07 02:01 PM   #1 
  - so, do you agree with the two issue I cited?  welshTerrier2   Aug-20-07 07:50 AM   #9 
     - Well, harsh criticism, as you term it, is indicative of poor capability for diplomacy  MADem   Aug-20-07 10:57 AM   #16 
        - I think Gravel would be respected after Bush, he speaks inherent truths.  FogerRox   Aug-20-07 04:35 PM   #19 
           - Well, my dog would get respect after Bush. Even in the Middle East, and they don't like dogs there.  MADem   Aug-20-07 04:42 PM   #20 
  - The fact that he got something correct doesn't make him less of a crusty old coot.  Blue-Jay   Aug-19-07 02:03 PM   #2 
  - Of course, they ridicule him. He speaks the truth, and why shouldn't he?  valerief   Aug-19-07 02:04 PM   #3 
  - The way I see it..we are lucky to have Gravel on board  Desertrose   Aug-19-07 02:09 PM   #4 
  - thanks, Desertrose ...  welshTerrier2   Aug-20-07 07:54 AM   #10 
  - K & R  greyhound1966   Aug-19-07 02:28 PM   #5 
  - plot synopsis  GreenArrow   Aug-19-07 02:47 PM   #6 
  - Well done GA!...eom  Oldenuff   Aug-20-07 08:32 AM   #11 
     - Thanks, but I should have added  GreenArrow   Aug-20-07 10:18 AM   #14 
  - I don't laugh at him.  LWolf   Aug-19-07 03:02 PM   #7 
  - i have several huge policy differences with Gravel  welshTerrier2   Aug-20-07 07:49 AM   #8 
     - same here, LWolf & wT2...big policy differences, but  Desertrose   Aug-20-07 12:26 PM   #17 
  - I don't ridicule Mike Gravel  WesDem   Aug-20-07 08:50 AM   #12 
  - How do you figure Gravel is a Democrat?  tridim   Aug-20-07 10:55 AM   #15 
     - Hoo boy, are you way the hell off base  Capn Sunshine   Aug-20-07 04:49 PM   #22 
     - He was certainly "a crazy guy" when he was on the Malloy show  tridim   Aug-21-07 10:32 AM   #33 
     - There isn't a single candidate I agree with on every single thing  WesDem   Aug-20-07 07:18 PM   #26 
     - From his website  TSIAS   Aug-20-07 11:39 PM   #31 
        - I LOVE that last one!  DutchLiberal   Aug-21-07 08:11 PM   #36 
  - He is correct; those comments caught my attention as well. Gravel, Kucinich,  NoFederales   Aug-20-07 09:40 AM   #13 
  - Public Funding of Elections?  bvar22   Aug-20-07 12:31 PM   #18 
  - I know you're right but I can't get beyond --  AtomicKitten   Aug-20-07 04:44 PM   #21 
  - getting beyond  welshTerrier2   Aug-20-07 05:53 PM   #23 
  - Good point..why blame the voters  Desertrose   Aug-20-07 07:15 PM   #25 
  - no worries  AtomicKitten   Aug-20-07 07:53 PM   #29 
  - Aw, he's a luvable old coot  WesDem   Aug-20-07 07:19 PM   #27 
     - that's  AtomicKitten   Aug-20-07 07:51 PM   #28 
  - IMO Karma is just catching up with Gravel  Hippo_Tron   Aug-20-07 06:17 PM   #24 
  - Gravel is a fraud. He is no friend of the Democrats or the country.  AdHocSolver   Aug-20-07 08:18 PM   #30 
  - Yes he is.  Vidar   Aug-21-07 05:46 AM   #32 
  - K&R//!  KoKo01   Aug-21-07 07:34 PM   #34 
  - Three canidates who'll change the status quo: Kucinich, Gravel and Paul (R).  DutchLiberal   Aug-21-07 08:05 PM   #35 
  - Our canary  Donna Zen   Aug-21-07 09:51 PM   #37 
     - Hell, yes; and grouchy canaries need to whistle--even coarse tunes. nt  NoFederales   Aug-21-07 10:02 PM   #38 
 

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