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jefferson_dem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-21-07 09:32 PM
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10. So the ends justifies the means?
Ok. Remember, it's other Democratic candidates who have been targets of this alleged collusion between Hillary and Sludge.
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  -NYT: Clinton Finds Way to Play Along With Drudge (Hillary camp leaking info to sludge?) jefferson_dem  Oct-21-07 09:19 PM   #0 
  - Well!  Kahuna   Oct-21-07 09:24 PM   #1 
  - Yeah. Right. Her numbers were leaked to stop media coverage of Barack.  MethuenProgressive   Oct-22-07 07:16 AM   #48 
  - I'm sure every candidate  MonkeyFunk   Oct-21-07 09:26 PM   #2 
  - and each campaign has to work to get his attention on matters that count to them.  rodeodance   Oct-21-07 09:31 PM   #7 
  - So the ends justifies the means?  jefferson_dem   Oct-21-07 09:32 PM   #10 
  - The Drudge machine is out there----the campaign is taking advantage of it.  rodeodance   Oct-21-07 09:36 PM   #14 
  - Dirty money is out there, deals with slime bags are out there, mafia hit men are out  John Q. Citizen   Oct-21-07 09:45 PM   #19 
     - Had Obama done it, many would be going nuts right now.  Katzenkavalier   Oct-21-07 09:49 PM   #22 
        - I know. It's amazing just how much corruption, ditry tricks, rightwing legislation,  John Q. Citizen   Oct-21-07 10:07 PM   #23 
        - Not me  MonkeyFunk   Oct-21-07 10:09 PM   #25 
           - So you thought it was as smart as Kucinich going on Fox?  NCevilDUer   Oct-22-07 12:04 AM   #41 
              - I had no objection to him going on Fox  MonkeyFunk   Oct-22-07 12:20 AM   #42 
  - It does as long as we are not talking about Obama.  Katzenkavalier   Oct-21-07 09:37 PM   #15 
  - It would be stupid  MonkeyFunk   Oct-21-07 10:08 PM   #24 
  - "smart" campaigner? Hardly!  Donnachaidh   Oct-21-07 10:14 PM   #30 
     - Of course she's a smart campaigner!  MonkeyFunk   Oct-21-07 10:19 PM   #33 
  - The Clintons couldn't beat 'em, so they joined 'em.  geek tragedy   Oct-21-07 09:26 PM   #3 
  - I think it is a wise move on her part:  rodeodance   Oct-21-07 09:29 PM   #5 
  - The Clintons couldn't beat whom?  MonkeyFunk   Oct-21-07 10:25 PM   #36 
  - Who controlled Congress during their first tenure? n/t  geek tragedy   Oct-22-07 08:53 AM   #54 
     - democrats for two years  MonkeyFunk   Oct-22-07 11:02 AM   #60 
  - Again...  MonkeyFunk   Oct-21-07 11:17 PM   #37 
  - There is a vast difference between joining drudge and USEing them to the  rodeodance   Oct-22-07 08:18 AM   #53 
  - Both sides are playing the game with Drudge:  rodeodance   Oct-21-07 09:27 PM   #4 
  - If it's true then so what? It's pretty standard in politics to try and steal your opponents thunder  Harper_is_Bush   Oct-21-07 09:29 PM   #6 
  - So here you go after someone who posts an unflattering item about Obama  Bitwit1234   Oct-21-07 09:32 PM   #8 
  - What are you talking about?  jefferson_dem   Oct-21-07 09:34 PM   #11 
  - You must have missed the thread on Hillary's cat Socks  cuke   Oct-22-07 10:35 AM   #55 
  - She's out of her mind. And not smart. Sludge was the site that first posted the Monica business.  Carrieyazel   Oct-21-07 09:32 PM   #9 
  - As the story points out----Dems (including) Clinton are learning to exploint Drudge to their  rodeodance   Oct-21-07 09:35 PM   #12 
  - Drudge reports almost nothing on his own  MonkeyFunk   Oct-21-07 10:11 PM   #27 
     - Wow. I haven't seen this many apolgetics for that cesspool-of-a-website since...  jefferson_dem   Oct-21-07 10:14 PM   #31 
        - I've said nothing about Drudge's merits  MonkeyFunk   Oct-21-07 10:20 PM   #34 
           - jd has had not problem taking advantage of right-wing propogandists  cuke   Oct-22-07 10:37 AM   #56 
              - LOL! Like you know.  jefferson_dem   Oct-22-07 10:49 AM   #58 
                 - I'm glad you dont deny using right-wing propoganda  cuke   Oct-22-07 10:55 AM   #59 
  - Now, let's attack the NYT!  Katzenkavalier   Oct-21-07 09:35 PM   #13 
  - Right. Let's watch to see how many of our fellow DUers defend sludge and slam the "Old Gray Lady."  jefferson_dem   Oct-21-07 09:41 PM   #18 
     - I am not defending Drudge--neither is the NYTs. My take on this story is that  rodeodance   Oct-21-07 09:46 PM   #21 
  - Surprised?  AtomicKitten   Oct-21-07 09:37 PM   #16 
  - dirty trickster?  MonkeyFunk   Oct-21-07 10:13 PM   #28 
  - rofl  incapsulated   Oct-21-07 10:21 PM   #35 
     - funny you think that is an exaggeration  AtomicKitten   Oct-22-07 02:25 AM   #43 
        - I think it's politics and it's not "dirty tricks" either  incapsulated   Oct-22-07 02:28 AM   #44 
           - Well, one man/woman's "politics" is another's "dirty tricks."  AtomicKitten   Oct-22-07 02:33 AM   #45 
              - Good luck with your  incapsulated   Oct-22-07 02:41 AM   #46 
              - I recognize your retort from the "It's spelled Raymond Luxury Yacht ...  AtomicKitten   Oct-22-07 02:54 AM   #47 
              - Where was the dirty trick?  MonkeyFunk   Oct-22-07 08:07 AM   #49 
  - I'm SHOCKED, SHOCKED that she's doing this!  Nedsdag   Oct-21-07 09:39 PM   #17 
  - Matt Drudge is such a slut.  cat_girl25   Oct-21-07 09:45 PM   #20 
  - Penn = Rove. And they both only use their skills against progressives and Democrats. (nt)  w4rma   Oct-21-07 10:10 PM   #26 
  - That would make Hillary=Chimpy...  jefferson_dem   Oct-21-07 10:13 PM   #29 
     - I don't trust her. (nt)  w4rma   Oct-21-07 10:15 PM   #32 
  - jesus christ ,jimmy thinks matty is the man!  madrchsod   Oct-21-07 11:20 PM   #38 
  - The pure essence of "triangulation":  bvar22   Oct-21-07 11:47 PM   #39 
  - The other poster wouldn't answer  MonkeyFunk   Oct-22-07 12:04 AM   #40 
     - they blogosphere is still debating the best answer to your question.  wyldwolf   Oct-22-07 08:10 AM   #51 
  - As Jean Harlow, the great American actress and original Blonde Bombshell, once said...  flpoljunkie   Oct-22-07 08:10 AM   #50 
  - what have you got against Matt Drudge?  wyldwolf   Oct-22-07 08:13 AM   #52 
  - We;re not talking about Obama's homophobe  cuke   Oct-22-07 10:39 AM   #57 
  - The Rethugs fully realize how pathetic their nominees are  rocknation   Oct-22-07 01:09 PM   #61 

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