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PatSeg Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-07-07 04:44 PM
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76. If we all cared about polls,
we'd all be supporting Hillary. I'm looking to the best choice, not the most popular.
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  -This is hard for me to say, but Biden deserves the nomination. rucky  Oct-07-07 08:41 AM   #0 
  - Good for you Rucky!  mrigirl   Oct-07-07 08:49 AM   #1 
  - Welcome aboard!!  Froward69   Oct-07-07 02:24 PM   #48 
  - Thank You!  mrigirl   Oct-07-07 07:20 PM   #85 
     - I think Biden would be the best choice for the country AND the Party  ginchinchili   Oct-07-07 09:36 PM   #89 
        - WOW! ALL THIS SUPPORT FOR BIDEN. WHAT HE NEEDS NOW IS $$$$$$$  ginchinchili   Oct-10-07 06:05 PM   #128 
        - I just gave $50.00 to the good Senator's campaign  ginchinchili   Oct-10-07 07:10 PM   #129 
  - I like Biden as well...  nickinSTL   Oct-08-07 07:32 AM   #100 
     - I really don't want to vote just "against" republicans  tsegat01   Oct-08-07 12:05 PM   #101 
        - "I really don't want to vote just "against" republicans"  nickinSTL   Oct-08-07 05:26 PM   #114 
           - I'm originally from Illinois  tsegat01   Oct-08-07 07:33 PM   #120 
  - If by derserves  meg   Oct-07-07 08:59 AM   #2 
  - Biden wrote the Violence Against Women Act for our protection!  mrigirl   Oct-07-07 09:03 AM   #4 
  - Rape and sexual harassment, like all crimes, needs to be proven.  suziedemocrat   Oct-07-07 12:24 PM   #26 
     - Good point  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 12:38 PM   #29 
  - It is my understanding that he voted "No" on Thomas.  rucky   Oct-07-07 09:16 AM   #7 
  - Biden equaled exactly one vote and his vote was NO on Thomas  Debi   Oct-07-07 10:42 AM   #18 
  - A Positive Post For A Change.  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-07-07 09:01 AM   #3 
  - A positive feeling for a change...  rucky   Oct-07-07 10:04 AM   #13 
  - He's got my vote, too.  CrispyQGirl   Oct-07-07 09:05 AM   #5 
  - I've given him a second and third look. If my primary choice  pinto   Oct-07-07 09:11 AM   #6 
  - I like the pace his campaign is taking, every day another positive  monmouth   Oct-07-07 09:26 AM   #8 
  - I expect campaign politics to be about ideas...  rucky   Oct-07-07 09:47 AM   #10 
     - He really took a big risk by doing that too. He has run his whole  pirhana   Oct-07-07 01:47 PM   #41 
  - My husband has liked Biden all along. It could happen. I'd be ok with it. I'm hanging in for Gore.nt  terip64   Oct-07-07 09:39 AM   #9 
  - Good for your husband and good for you! Biden and Gore are both exceptional people! nt  gateley   Oct-07-07 02:54 PM   #57 
  - Biden my choice as well, unfortunately  CCfromNY   Oct-07-07 09:55 AM   #11 
  - Hey, Strickland just got here!  rucky   Oct-07-07 10:00 AM   #12 
  - because  CCfromNY   Oct-07-07 12:42 PM   #30 
     - Good call  rucky   Oct-07-07 01:15 PM   #36 
  - Welcome to DU CC!  Debi   Oct-07-07 10:45 AM   #19 
  - howdy  CCfromNY   Oct-07-07 12:46 PM   #31 
     - We are "infamous"?  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 12:49 PM   #32 
  - Hi, CC! Don't despair - the support for Biden is growing. Have faith that the  gateley   Oct-07-07 02:56 PM   #58 
  - Agreed. America would really warm up to Joe B.  Kurt_and_Hunter   Oct-07-07 10:29 AM   #14 
  - Biden is very articulate and clean.  Katzenkavalier   Oct-07-07 10:30 AM   #15 
  - I know, I know.  rucky   Oct-07-07 10:39 AM   #17 
  - Everyone says "stupid shit" now and then  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 12:10 PM   #21 
  - And he'll wear an American flay pin on his lapel  Debi   Oct-07-07 10:46 AM   #20 
  - I've been both supportive and critical of Biden, and will continue to do so.  Katzenkavalier   Oct-07-07 12:12 PM   #22 
     - Biden clarified his statement and apologized for any  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 12:25 PM   #27 
     - What he said...  CCfromNY   Oct-07-07 12:53 PM   #33 
     - Just another distraction  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 01:29 PM   #37 
        - That's why,  CCfromNY   Oct-07-07 05:01 PM   #79 
     - Biden has moved up to my third choice, and  Katzenkavalier   Oct-07-07 02:39 PM   #50 
        - I can see the two of them complimenting each other very well, although you  gateley   Oct-07-07 03:04 PM   #61 
     - I think his intent was pure and he really did mean "fresh and new' as he  gateley   Oct-07-07 02:59 PM   #59 
        - The remark would have gone unnoticed if the media hadn't  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 03:36 PM   #73 
  - It's a good thing too - his wife doesn't like stinky people in the morning.  pirhana   Oct-07-07 01:39 PM   #39 
  - yes he is,  Froward69   Oct-07-07 02:30 PM   #49 
  - .  TheDoorbellRang   Oct-07-07 04:27 PM   #74 
  - he deserves to be in the first tier, at least  paulk   Oct-07-07 10:31 AM   #16 
  - Maybe he could work his way up to second first -- there's three tiers now -  smalll   Oct-07-07 02:49 PM   #56 
     - I'm sure that Hillary herself  paulk   Oct-07-07 03:30 PM   #70 
        - You're right - I'm sure she's not -  smalll   Oct-07-07 08:48 PM   #88 
  - I'm thinking that too. Is there some hidden controversy that is keeping him out of the media?  suziedemocrat   Oct-07-07 12:16 PM   #23 
  - He got more press before he was a candidate.  rucky   Oct-07-07 12:20 PM   #25 
  - Yes, it is  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 12:30 PM   #28 
  - because  CCfromNY   Oct-07-07 12:57 PM   #34 
  - apparently problems sell better than solutions. n/t  rucky   Oct-07-07 01:02 PM   #35 
     - Why sell the positives, when the negatives  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 01:31 PM   #38 
  - $$$$$$$ It's always the money. Always. nt  gateley   Oct-07-07 03:01 PM   #60 
     - And if our democracy is to survive  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 04:48 PM   #78 
  - Public financing  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 12:20 PM   #24 
  - I am actually glad that he is not a top fundraiser.  pirhana   Oct-07-07 01:53 PM   #44 
     - Actions speak louder than words  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 02:47 PM   #55 
     - Good point - the dearth of big dollar contributions may be an indication that  gateley   Oct-07-07 03:08 PM   #62 
        - After 34 years, I think they know not to court Biden for favors.  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 03:11 PM   #63 
  - Biden seems re-born.  cleveramerican   Oct-07-07 01:45 PM   #40 
  - Have you seen him live?  Inuca   Oct-07-07 01:48 PM   #42 
  - He was on fire in Nashua a few weeks ago  cleveramerican   Oct-07-07 01:56 PM   #45 
  - I was impressed that he stayed at a campaign event this past week for 3 hours just to make sure he  pirhana   Oct-07-07 01:58 PM   #47 
  - This has happened before too  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 02:41 PM   #52 
  - "Sense of Purpose"  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 02:39 PM   #51 
  - I've not seen him live but have seen numerous clips at little coffee shop  gateley   Oct-07-07 03:18 PM   #64 
     - He has some of the charm that Bill Clinton had  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 04:46 PM   #77 
        - Well put! nt  gateley   Oct-07-07 05:40 PM   #81 
  - Last week he seemed to be Everywhere!  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 01:53 PM   #43 
  - He's the best candidate  ellacott   Oct-07-07 01:57 PM   #46 
  - He passes my "BS test" every time  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 02:44 PM   #53 
  - More than any other candidate - and I like them all - I'd love to see him debate  gateley   Oct-07-07 03:20 PM   #66 
     - Joe vs Rudy!  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 03:34 PM   #72 
  - I prefer Biden to either Sen. Clinton or Sen. Obama  Blue_In_AK   Oct-07-07 02:46 PM   #54 
  - Ha! When I first started paying attention I didn't even consider Biden as a viable  gateley   Oct-07-07 03:24 PM   #67 
     - He was the one I wanted, but thought it was a hopeless cause  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 03:29 PM   #69 
  - You've joined that 3% throng of his supporters  Zandor   Oct-07-07 03:19 PM   #65 
  - Thanks - we're very optimistic and appreciate your support! nt  gateley   Oct-07-07 03:25 PM   #68 
  - Thanks, though I don't think "luck" will have anything to do with it  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 03:32 PM   #71 
  - I've inched up!  rucky   Oct-07-07 04:31 PM   #75 
     - If we all cared about polls,  tsegat01   Oct-07-07 04:44 PM   #76 
  - This is great! A convert!  Think82   Oct-07-07 05:07 PM   #80 
  - I don't think I know about the SC interview...  rucky   Oct-07-07 06:02 PM   #82 
     - the ones up on DU right now.  Think82   Oct-07-07 07:16 PM   #83 
     - They're also posted in the Biden Support Group - or the links are. Check them out. nt  gateley   Oct-08-07 07:25 PM   #117 
  - I'm still concerned about his ties to the DLC and to the credit card companies, etc.  calipendence   Oct-07-07 07:16 PM   #84 
  - I could easily support, donate and work for a Biden nomination too.  Catchawave   Oct-07-07 07:23 PM   #86 
  - Biden is at the top of my list too...  ms liberty   Oct-07-07 08:42 PM   #87 
  - I would have considered him were it not for his support for the bankruptcy bill  fujiyama   Oct-07-07 10:16 PM   #90 
  - 20 years ago maybe  Hippo_Tron   Oct-07-07 10:35 PM   #91 
  - Biden is fine but I prefer another candidate. I feel others deserve  mmonk   Oct-07-07 10:40 PM   #92 
  - I find it kind of funny that early on, I proposed a Biden group  mmonk   Oct-07-07 10:48 PM   #93 
  - Not in a million years. He's totally beholden to the banking industry that's so imbedded in Deawar  Rene   Oct-07-07 11:00 PM   #94 
  - He's signed PNAC statements and fucked the poor over for his #1 campaign donor MBNA.  Zhade   Oct-07-07 11:50 PM   #95 
  - Are you crazy? - Biden never signed PNAC statements.  pirhana   Oct-08-07 03:16 AM   #98 
     - Boy you're on the ball  tsegat01   Oct-08-07 12:31 PM   #102 
     - This is the biggest bunch of crap I have seen yet.  pirhana   Oct-08-07 01:44 PM   #103 
        - Politics - American Style  tsegat01   Oct-08-07 07:29 PM   #118 
     - Thanks pirhana for this link  lyonn   Oct-08-07 06:31 PM   #115 
  - Biden was the top recipient of campaign cash from the Credit Card industry, and he staunchly  Tejanocrat   Oct-08-07 12:08 AM   #96 
  - Wrong - Biden has received 33k in donations from CC companies- compared to Hillary  pirhana   Oct-08-07 03:07 AM   #97 
  - Anyone looking for oodles of corporate cash  tsegat01   Oct-08-07 04:00 AM   #99 
  - You are mistaken.  Tejanocrat   Oct-08-07 02:36 PM   #104 
  - Nice try--->  pirhana   Oct-08-07 02:52 PM   #105 
     - Nice try, yourself. Are you confused or being deliberately misleading? The figure you offer is for  Tejanocrat   Oct-08-07 02:59 PM   #106 
        - Hello? Who do you think owns credit card companies?  pirhana   Oct-08-07 03:04 PM   #107 
           - The credit card industry and the commercial banks have different interests, and Open Secrets reports  Tejanocrat   Oct-08-07 03:40 PM   #108 
              - I have to question your knowledge on this topic.  pirhana   Oct-08-07 03:55 PM   #110 
  - Not the one that Smirk signed they didn't....  truebrit71   Oct-08-07 03:58 PM   #112 
  - Thanks for the info.  rucky   Oct-08-07 03:54 PM   #109 
     - Not a dealbreaker for me either!  mrigirl   Oct-08-07 04:05 PM   #113 
  - This message brought to you by the good folks at MBNA. Screwing the poor for generations...  truebrit71   Oct-08-07 03:56 PM   #111 
  - I have a bigger fight with pharmaceuticals and insurance companies  lyonn   Oct-08-07 06:46 PM   #116 
  - Excellent point.  pirhana   Oct-09-07 12:52 AM   #124 
  - Sincere question - to you and others who are against Biden: Do you support  gateley   Oct-08-07 07:31 PM   #119 
  - He is the candidate in our home....nt  malta blue   Oct-08-07 07:38 PM   #121 
  - Joe Biden could be your postman or your president. Your mail would  Old Crusoe   Oct-08-07 09:58 PM   #122 
  - I am so glad for you. Stick to who you feel the best about. And Biden is good.  illinoisprogressive   Oct-08-07 10:07 PM   #123 
  - Great Biden vids:  Think82   Oct-10-07 02:09 PM   #125 
  - Biden voted to give war $$$ to Shrub.  RiverStone   Oct-10-07 02:20 PM   #126 
  - He moved way up by voting "no" on Kyl/Lieberman. He's in my top 3.  blondeatlast   Oct-10-07 02:25 PM   #127 
  - kick  murbley40   Oct-11-07 10:12 AM   #130 
  - JOE BIDEN - it's nice to see a healthy, positive post.  kad7777   Oct-11-07 12:56 PM   #131 
  - 11) Respect and trust from the people who follow him  tsegat01   Oct-12-07 01:24 AM   #132 
  - kick  murbley40   Oct-12-07 10:34 AM   #133 
 

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