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jonnyblitz Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-28-07 10:44 AM
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111. DAMN you obama apologists are too much!!
Edited on Sun Oct-28-07 10:44 AM by jonnyblitz
why shouldn't she call it exactly what it is? it is CRAVEN VOTE WHORING by a desperate politician who is getting his ASS KICKED in the polls!! consorting with BIGOTS for votes is DESPERATE!! :crazy:
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  -Rev. Irene Monroe: "Obama the vote-whore with ex-gay at his side" Bluebear  Oct-23-07 05:06 PM   #0 
  - Recommended. Thanks. n/t  TechBear_Seattle   Oct-23-07 05:09 PM   #1 
  - Obama's heart is in the right place  Gman   Oct-23-07 05:11 PM   #2 
  - I agree his heart is in the right place.  calteacherguy   Oct-23-07 05:16 PM   #4 
  - And that comes from  Gman   Oct-23-07 06:34 PM   #43 
     - I have to agree that while his heart is in the right place...  Aya Reiko   Oct-23-07 07:56 PM   #65 
        - Politics 101: The candidate cannot be the campaign manager and vice versa  Gman   Oct-23-07 08:33 PM   #78 
  - Spoken like a true Hillary supporter.  Nedsdag   Oct-23-07 09:01 PM   #93 
  - "vote whore" is an extreme characterization and not helpful, IMO nt  msongs   Oct-23-07 05:15 PM   #3 
  - I didn't write the article.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 05:16 PM   #5 
  - But you could have negatively commented on her use of the term "whore"  CreekDog   Oct-23-07 07:14 PM   #55 
  - kind of like the "corporate whore" label many DUers pin on Hillary?  wyldwolf   Oct-23-07 05:18 PM   #6 
     - Well, if the shoe fits.....  Nedsdag   Oct-23-07 09:02 PM   #94 
        - so we agree Obama is a vote whore. Good.  wyldwolf   Oct-23-07 09:04 PM   #98 
           - Sure.  Nedsdag   Oct-23-07 09:35 PM   #102 
  - Great piece  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Oct-23-07 05:20 PM   #7 
  - Reverend Monroe is a long-time critic of Obama.  jefferson_dem   Oct-23-07 05:21 PM   #8 
  - Using YOUR own link, I see a lot of criticism on GLBT issues.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 05:25 PM   #9 
  - I do not...  jefferson_dem   Oct-23-07 05:29 PM   #11 
  - Then he should listen to her as much as the McClurkin wing.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 05:30 PM   #13 
     - The McClurkin Wing?  jefferson_dem   Oct-23-07 05:42 PM   #19 
        - I have no idea what the rolly eyes mean, but yes, the "ex-gay" assholes.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 05:46 PM   #20 
  - you seem to be more upset at the word "lambasting" than "whore"  CreekDog   Oct-23-07 07:16 PM   #56 
  - It would appear that Rev Monroe has been very tough on Obama's views on homosexuality.  rinsd   Oct-23-07 05:30 PM   #12 
  - Yeah, she's even against Oprah!  Mellowtone   Oct-23-07 06:42 PM   #45 
  - Anyone who calls a Democratic presidential candidate a "vote-whore"  Connie_Corleone   Oct-23-07 05:27 PM   #10 
  - Fine, move on. It wasn't posted to have you change your avatar or vote.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 05:31 PM   #14 
  - First of all, I'm commenting on the article.  Connie_Corleone   Oct-23-07 05:36 PM   #17 
     - Dandy, then we'll consider this a graffiti wall rather than a conversation.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 05:37 PM   #18 
  - She's some woman of God with that language  DemFemme   Oct-23-07 06:59 PM   #49 
     - Well reach out,  seasonedblue   Oct-23-07 07:28 PM   #60 
        - Sorry, I don't reach out and embrace self-righteous holier-than-thou types.  DemFemme   Oct-23-07 07:45 PM   #63 
           - Maybe it's a disease, you know one of those curses  seasonedblue   Oct-23-07 07:49 PM   #64 
              - You're deliberately twisting the meaning of what I said in an earlier thread  DemFemme   Oct-23-07 08:08 PM   #70 
                 - No, I'm genuinely bothered by the fact  seasonedblue   Oct-23-07 08:15 PM   #73 
                    - You're casting my reasoning words in another thread in an ugly light.  DemFemme   Oct-23-07 08:36 PM   #79 
                       - We were talking about the curse of homosexuality,  seasonedblue   Oct-23-07 08:51 PM   #87 
                          - You're bound and determined to score cheap points off me, aren't you?  DemFemme   Oct-23-07 09:08 PM   #100 
                             - No cheap points from me,  seasonedblue   Oct-23-07 09:14 PM   #101 
                                - Au contraire...  DemFemme   Oct-23-07 09:47 PM   #103 
                                   - I ask the 'goddess' for the same favor.  seasonedblue   Oct-28-07 01:23 AM   #107 
  - Thanks for posting this, Bluebear.  terrya   Oct-23-07 05:32 PM   #15 
  - Worth reading if there were no cereal box available as an alternative  CreekDog   Oct-23-07 07:19 PM   #58 
  - k & R. nt  jonnyblitz   Oct-23-07 05:33 PM   #16 
  - The Audacity of Hope is really based on the audacity of hypocrisy.  MethuenProgressive   Oct-23-07 05:47 PM   #21 
  - So all the other singers are gay bashers now?  CreekDog   Oct-23-07 08:50 PM   #86 
  - kicked and recommended  ruggerson   Oct-23-07 05:47 PM   #22 
  - obama supporter are not going to abandon him because DUers are emotional  illinoisprogressive   Oct-23-07 05:55 PM   #23 
  - Yes, that's right. We get SO emotional because of that pesky bigotry stuff.  terrya   Oct-23-07 05:59 PM   #24 
  - She. Could. Care. Less.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 06:03 PM   #27 
     - Yeah, I'm picking up on that.  terrya   Oct-23-07 06:05 PM   #28 
        - I forgot, we're also "bots" pushing Hillary.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 06:22 PM   #38 
           - terrya will now bang his head against the wall.  terrya   Oct-23-07 06:28 PM   #41 
  - "because DUers are emotional" - You know, you are NOT ACTING PROGRESSIVE.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 06:00 PM   #25 
  - That poster is no progressive, barely human, the lack of empathy on this issue is atrocious...  Solon   Oct-23-07 06:11 PM   #30 
     - To think her stepdaugher is gay.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 06:17 PM   #34 
        - Proving that being out to your family doesn't necessarily help to educate.  terrya   Oct-23-07 06:22 PM   #37 
        - To be honest, I think she lied just to make herself immune from criticism, like that would happen!  Solon   Oct-23-07 06:23 PM   #39 
           - hell...if that works, I'd like to state that Barry Bonds is my step dad. nt.  IndianaJones   Oct-23-07 07:13 PM   #54 
  - I think that GLBT DU'ers exercise a remarkable amount of restraint...  IndianaJones   Oct-23-07 06:14 PM   #32 
  - Interesting post...  BronxBoy   Oct-23-07 06:01 PM   #26 
  - Interesting, indeed  Chovexani   Oct-23-07 10:00 PM   #104 
  - K&R  seasonedblue   Oct-23-07 06:10 PM   #29 
  - that's a really harsh opinion piece  AtomicKitten   Oct-23-07 06:13 PM   #31 
  - Open the dialog, what is the exagerrated rhetoric you want to correct?  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 06:16 PM   #33 
     - No offense, but I don't think you really seek a real conversation  AtomicKitten   Oct-23-07 06:24 PM   #40 
        - Alrighty , AK. I thanked you an hour ago for a respectful post...  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 06:33 PM   #42 
           - Correct this: Obama is "emotionally" detached from what black voters care about.  CreekDog   Oct-23-07 08:54 PM   #90 
  - I wonder if she will write about Hillary and Harold Mayberry - who endorsed her  illinoisprogressive   Oct-23-07 06:21 PM   #35 
  - Spambot.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 06:22 PM   #36 
     - It is not Spam Harold Mayberry has the similar views. There should be outrage to push Hillary  eweaver155   Oct-23-07 08:12 PM   #72 
        - your statement is true.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 08:38 PM   #81 
  - I like her...and not just because of this piece. nt.  IndianaJones   Oct-23-07 06:35 PM   #44 
  - I don't like the word "whore", especially coming from a pastor  CreekDog   Oct-23-07 06:46 PM   #46 
  - I concur. It negates the "Christ like" devotion of religious leaders ... dare I say HYPOCRISY?!?  ShortnFiery   Oct-23-07 07:01 PM   #51 
  - And yet you're judging her.  seasonedblue   Oct-23-07 07:30 PM   #61 
     - Not exactly. I'm pointing out that "the judging" is occurring on all sides.  ShortnFiery   Oct-23-07 07:58 PM   #66 
        - You quoted scripture in order to judge the woman,  seasonedblue   Oct-23-07 08:02 PM   #67 
           - I already admitted that I'm a hypocrite and a sinner. That's not in dispute, but I make a point.  ShortnFiery   Oct-23-07 08:16 PM   #74 
              - I don't judge people badly for things that I do or say myself.  seasonedblue   Oct-23-07 08:25 PM   #75 
                 - Christian leaders vow to be "Christ like" yes - I'm a sinner ...  ShortnFiery   Oct-23-07 08:28 PM   #77 
                    - Thank you, I like this and your other recent posts on the matter nt  CreekDog   Oct-23-07 08:56 PM   #91 
                       - You're very kind. It's time for me to cool my jets as I've made my point.  ShortnFiery   Oct-23-07 09:03 PM   #96 
  - I agree with you  Ethelk2044   Oct-23-07 07:01 PM   #52 
  - so you believe it is a choice....or a switch? nt.  IndianaJones   Oct-23-07 07:16 PM   #57 
     - I don't believe it's a choice, but I AM NOT MR. MCCLURKIN  CreekDog   Oct-23-07 07:23 PM   #59 
     - It is not for me to believe one way or the other. I Accept people for who they are.  eweaver155   Oct-23-07 08:09 PM   #71 
  - So what's Monroe's method of dealing with black homophobes? And how shallow can she be-  cryingshame   Oct-23-07 06:53 PM   #47 
  - She is an unknown. None of the people I know heard of her. As far as what she thinks  Ethelk2044   Oct-23-07 07:00 PM   #50 
  - She's peddling the notion that Obama isn't black  CreekDog   Oct-23-07 07:38 PM   #62 
     - Maybe she'll join forced with Donna Brazille and proclaim that ...  ShortnFiery   Oct-23-07 08:37 PM   #80 
        - What does this have to do with Clinton?  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 08:45 PM   #83 
           - Because HRC is who she is promoting throughout the article. n/t  ShortnFiery   Oct-23-07 08:48 PM   #84 
              - "Throughout the article"... starting at paragraph 13.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 08:49 PM   #85 
                 - That message is quite loud and clear throughout, regardless of guise. :-)  ShortnFiery   Oct-23-07 08:59 PM   #92 
  - She is not a well known speaker in the African American community  Ethelk2044   Oct-23-07 06:57 PM   #48 
  - And IMO, She skipped the "Sermon on the Mount" portion of the NT teachings.  ShortnFiery   Oct-23-07 07:09 PM   #53 
  - Oh you have got to be fucking kidding me  BronxBoy   Oct-23-07 08:04 PM   #68 
  - Nope he has more people following him than her.  eweaver155   Oct-23-07 08:05 PM   #69 
     - Oh I get it...  BronxBoy   Oct-23-07 08:27 PM   #76 
  - Sorry, Ethel Kay, but you have no cred with the gay community.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 08:42 PM   #82 
     - Are you a well known speaker within the Black community?  BronxBoy   Oct-23-07 08:52 PM   #88 
        - No, I am not. But I stayed at a Holiday Inn Express last night. nt  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 08:53 PM   #89 
        - LOL  BronxBoy   Oct-23-07 09:02 PM   #95 
  - I don't give a damn about what this woman thinks.  Katzenkavalier   Oct-23-07 09:04 PM   #97 
  - I'm sure she wouldn't be fond of you, either.  Bluebear   Oct-23-07 09:06 PM   #99 
  - Dont worry, we already know what you think  Lirwin2   Oct-28-07 01:13 AM   #106 
  - Obama's off my short list.  Kurovski   Oct-23-07 11:49 PM   #105 
  - He won't win the primary anyway. nt  jonnyblitz   Oct-28-07 10:38 AM   #108 
  - A real classy 'Reverend' you're quoting.  elizm   Oct-28-07 10:38 AM   #109 
     - I'm sure you prefer your "Reverends" who say gays are going to hell.  Bluebear   Oct-28-07 10:41 AM   #110 
     - No doubt  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Oct-28-07 11:00 AM   #113 
     - Nope...  elizm   Oct-28-07 12:43 PM   #114 
        - And your "Reverend" McCluskin is a hate spewer that Obama is putting on stage.  Bluebear   Oct-28-07 02:19 PM   #115 
     - DAMN you obama apologists are too much!!  jonnyblitz   Oct-28-07 10:44 AM   #111 
        - Go vote for Hillary then. n/t  geek tragedy   Oct-28-07 10:46 AM   #112 

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