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59. People Get Spooked When You Say "Mental Disorder"
Edited on Sun Oct-28-07 05:04 PM by DemocratSinceBirth
It doesn't mean you are running around frothing at the mouth...
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  -Ford saw Clinton as a sex 'addict' Herman Munster  Oct-28-07 03:56 PM   #0 
  - He hit on Betty... and she LIKED it!  wyldwolf   Oct-28-07 03:58 PM   #1 
  - Thats a slur on either Bill's vision or his judgment.  HereSince1628   Oct-28-07 04:02 PM   #4 
  - what? The article or my joke?  wyldwolf   Oct-28-07 04:04 PM   #7 
  - Bill hitting on Betty Ford. I think that was your joke. but mine bombed worse  HereSince1628   Oct-28-07 04:32 PM   #35 
  - It has NOTHING to do with Hillary. The reality is, Bill Clinton was a sexual predator  still_one   Oct-28-07 04:27 PM   #28 
  - No...We Are Conflating Terms...  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 04:30 PM   #32 
  - Perhaps, but he effectively didn't respect Hillary or he would not have humiliated her in such a way  still_one   Oct-28-07 04:33 PM   #37 
     - If He Truly Has An Addiction He Can't Help Himself Or He Has A Hard Time Helping Himself  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 04:41 PM   #42 
        - I don't think it's a good idea  cuke   Oct-28-07 04:45 PM   #48 
        - So Bill's behavior is NORMATIVE? OMG Serial philandering....  earthlover   Oct-28-07 05:57 PM   #76 
           - This is the 3rd time you put words in my mouth  cuke   Oct-28-07 08:52 PM   #86 
              - It also may be less normative than you think!  earthlover   Oct-29-07 07:13 AM   #104 
                 - I would respond in detail to your latest post  cuke   Oct-29-07 12:52 PM   #112 
        - Then if he couldn't help himself, that implies he may not be fit to hold office? /nt  still_one   Oct-28-07 04:57 PM   #55 
           - Why is that?  cuke   Oct-28-07 05:01 PM   #58 
           - I don't want a president with uncontrollable impulses.  PassingFair   Oct-28-07 06:06 PM   #79 
           - Why Is That?  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 05:07 PM   #62 
  - Sexual Predator?  TheUniverse   Oct-28-07 04:33 PM   #36 
  - OK, fine he hits on women for consenting sex. Shows how much respect he has for Hillary, NOT  still_one   Oct-28-07 04:35 PM   #39 
     - A lot of women hit on him.  cat_girl25   Oct-28-07 09:02 PM   #89 
  - It's amazing how the Clintons make "progressives" sound like freepers  cuke   Oct-28-07 04:48 PM   #49 
  - and every single word was true  karynnj   Oct-28-07 07:35 PM   #84 
  - What did Larry Flynt say?  Joe Bacon   Oct-28-07 10:26 PM   #97 
  - "a slur on either Bill's vision or his judgment"  Scout   Oct-29-07 02:34 PM   #118 
     - Yep. It was.  HereSince1628   Oct-29-07 02:41 PM   #119 
  - His favorite line, "Hey baby, wanna (%@^&?" worked all too well.  Jim Sagle   Oct-28-07 04:15 PM   #17 
  - I was married once  Mojorabbit   Oct-28-07 03:59 PM   #2 
  - Was He A Sex Addict Or A Philanderer?  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 04:01 PM   #3 
     - I don't know  Mojorabbit   Oct-28-07 04:51 PM   #51 
  - More right wing propoganda  cuke   Oct-28-07 04:02 PM   #5 
  - unfortunately, Gerald, you always reminded me of a sea cow, with that dumb  Mend   Oct-28-07 04:04 PM   #6 
  - LBJ got it right: "Jerry Ford is so dumb he can't walk and chew gum at the same time"  struggle4progress   Oct-28-07 10:40 PM   #98 
     - Didn't LBJ or Nixon say something...  Jeff In Milwaukee   Oct-29-07 08:02 AM   #109 
  - Coming from the man who pardoned Richard Nixon....  BeatleBoot   Oct-28-07 04:06 PM   #8 
  - Never thought I'd agree with Gerald Ford.  Rosemary2205   Oct-28-07 04:07 PM   #9 
  - Rosemary2205, meet Thomas Jefferson, Franklin Roosevelt, and John F. Kennedy  wyldwolf   Oct-28-07 04:10 PM   #13 
  - Don't Know About Jefferson..  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 04:16 PM   #18 
  - None of them groped a grieving widow in the Oval Office like Clinton did  IndianaGreen   Oct-28-07 04:29 PM   #30 
  - First Of All Clinton Didn't Know It Was A Grieving Window  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 04:36 PM   # 
  - There was nothing alleged about the encounter. The grand jury testimony by Wiley  IndianaGreen   Oct-28-07 04:43 PM   #46 
     - The Contemporaneous Accounts Suggest She Was Flattered  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 04:55 PM   #53 
     - How would he have challenged grand jury testimony.  JDPriestly   Oct-28-07 05:05 PM   #60 
  - Make sure you go to Freeperville for that info.  ronnykmarshall   Oct-28-07 05:22 PM   #65 
  - Oh, you mean Kathleen Willey whom....  SDuderstadt   Oct-28-07 06:59 PM   #83 
  - "Clinton denied assaulting Willey."  mzmolly   Oct-29-07 12:31 PM   #111 
  - W wolf, you forgot about Ike and his woman riding all over Europe.  surfermaw   Oct-28-07 05:40 PM   #70 
  - From what I've read Hillary was well aware of his wandering eye  Lorien   Oct-28-07 04:17 PM   #20 
  - Yes, he probably was (is). So what.  bluestateguy   Oct-28-07 04:09 PM   #10 
  - That's Kind Of How I Look At It...  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 04:13 PM   #16 
  - If it's truly an addiction, it's an addiction  October   Oct-28-07 04:34 PM   #38 
  - Well it might  Mojorabbit   Oct-28-07 04:42 PM   #44 
  - I would have preferred to hear former President Ford's updated notions  Old Crusoe   Oct-28-07 04:09 PM   #11 
  - Well it hasn't worked with Hilllary the Obama nuts are going to bash Bill  Bitwit1234   Oct-28-07 04:09 PM   #12 
  - Anyone who would risk the Presidency for Monica Lewinsky....  cigsandcoffee   Oct-28-07 04:11 PM   #14 
  - I guess FDR, LBJ, JFK were hard cases too  cuke   Oct-28-07 04:21 PM   #23 
  - FDR Had One Lover...  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 04:28 PM   #29 
  - True, but  cuke   Oct-28-07 04:31 PM   #33 
  - So let me understand this, you think Bill Clinton used good judgement having a blow job in the WH  still_one   Oct-28-07 04:36 PM   #40 
  - No, I think people are human and we're all vulnerable and have faults  cuke   Oct-28-07 04:43 PM   #45 
     - Yes, people have their faults, but only an idiot in his position would screw around  still_one   Oct-28-07 04:54 PM   #52 
        - Bill Clinton isn't any different than anyone having extra marital sex  cuke   Oct-28-07 05:01 PM   #56 
        - John Kennedy "Screwed" Around In The Oval Office Also  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 05:01 PM   #57 
           - Nothing makes a "progressive" more like a wingnut than the Clenis  cuke   Oct-28-07 05:05 PM   #61 
           - He banged hot women. That's more excusable  JVS   Oct-28-07 06:40 PM   #81 
              - mostly prostitutes, actually, if you believe the Hersh book....n/m  gorekerrydreamticket   Oct-28-07 09:04 PM   #90 
                 - Going to high-class pro's is better than homely subordinates  JVS   Oct-28-07 09:12 PM   #92 
  - It wasn't right for either of them either, but those were other times.  hedgehog   Oct-28-07 05:59 PM   #77 
  - You're right...and we ALL are paying the price...Bush was elected because of his penis  earthlover   Oct-28-07 06:01 PM   #78 
  - Nice way to give * a pass for stealing the election  cuke   Oct-28-07 08:58 PM   #88 
     - The election should not have been so close as to be stealable!  earthlover   Oct-29-07 07:00 AM   #103 
  - Yup. The leader of the free world, shagging uggos! We deserved better.  JVS   Oct-28-07 06:38 PM   #80 
  - I'm a huge fan of Clinton, but I think he might be right. A lot of great leaders have that problem.  LoZoccolo   Oct-28-07 04:12 PM   #15 
  - I agree as well. In Ford's defense, these things  OKNancy   Oct-28-07 04:16 PM   #19 
  - back when I did an internet radio talk show, we had a British cititzen on as a guest..  wyldwolf   Oct-28-07 04:18 PM   #22 
     - There's A Difference Between Having Affiars And Having A Sexual Addiction  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 04:25 PM   #27 
     - that's true. I guess Ford was a clinical psychologist, too  wyldwolf   Oct-28-07 04:32 PM   #34 
     - There's A Differende between alocoholism and Getting Boozed too.  LoZoccolo   Oct-28-07 04:37 PM   #41 
        - An Addiction Is Something That Interferes With Your Life  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 04:48 PM   #50 
           - That's a bit of an oversimplication  cuke   Oct-28-07 05:14 PM   #63 
              - I Can't Diagnose Him Over The Net For Sure...  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 05:27 PM   #68 
                 - I'n not suggesting you are  cuke   Oct-28-07 05:42 PM   #72 
     - Of course leaders are known for it. It's just biology, folks.  LandOLincoln   Oct-29-07 07:56 AM   #107 
  - I also think he has an addiction  ElizabethDC   Oct-28-07 04:17 PM   #21 
  - Since Ford wrote it before the Lewinsky affair, I'd say he was at least partially correct.  cobalt1999   Oct-28-07 04:22 PM   #24 
  - You people don't know what addiction is  cuke   Oct-28-07 04:22 PM   #25 
  - People Get Spooked When You Say "Mental Disorder"  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-28-07 05:04 PM   #59 
  - David Geffen called Bill Clinton a reckless guy  IndianaGreen   Oct-28-07 04:25 PM   #26 
  - Hillary Clinton should be judged on her own merits or dismerits, not on Bill Clintons  still_one   Oct-28-07 04:30 PM   #31 
  - If Hillary had only be a Rodham, she would be in single digits with Dennis and Gravel  IndianaGreen   Oct-28-07 04:42 PM   #43 
  - You are correct about that, I just don't believe she should be judged on Bill Clinton's actions  still_one   Oct-28-07 04:56 PM   #54 
  - You're right. Sadly, though, we will be seeing this issue until Nov 08 is she is nominated  earthlover   Oct-29-07 07:25 AM   #105 
  - Hear Here!!!  Froward69   Oct-29-07 03:58 AM   #100 
  - hmmm, not so qualified to run for President, then....n/m  gorekerrydreamticket   Oct-28-07 09:08 PM   #91 
  - Oh yes ...  ronnykmarshall   Oct-28-07 05:24 PM   #66 
  - They have yet to say something I havent heard from the mouth of a repuke  cuke   Oct-28-07 05:45 PM   #73 
     - they are arguing as if  Froward69   Oct-29-07 04:11 AM   #101 
  - Arianna Huffington called Hillary 'a classic enabler of a sex addict' back in 1998 in NYT article  flpoljunkie   Oct-28-07 07:38 PM   #85 
  - I believe Bill Clinton has admitted he had problems with sex  demnan   Oct-28-07 04:44 PM   #47 
  - Yes, Bill is Hound Dawg - so WHY did Hillary stay??  elfin   Oct-28-07 05:21 PM   #64 
  - or maybe she loves him  OnTheOtherHand   Oct-28-07 05:51 PM   #75 
  - Bullshit. He's just a horndog.  MrSlayer   Oct-28-07 05:25 PM   #67 
  - FUNNY...Ford didn't mention his wifes problems with A...  surfermaw   Oct-28-07 05:34 PM   #69 
  - Newsflash: Gerald Ford=Old curmudgeon.  lojasmo   Oct-28-07 05:41 PM   #71 
  - I saw Ford as a bumbling idiot. nt.  IndianaJones   Oct-28-07 05:47 PM   #74 
  - I saw Ford as an anti-American, anti-Constitution douchebag.  Vickers   Oct-28-07 06:41 PM   #82 
  - "I'll tell you one thing: He didn't miss one good-looking skirt at any of the social occasions"  cat_girl25   Oct-28-07 08:57 PM   #87 
  - DU - catch up on your RW filth spewing  HughMoran   Oct-28-07 09:26 PM   #93 
  - The Washington Post reported that Bill was in counseling for a sexual addiction.  amandabeech   Oct-28-07 09:58 PM   #94 
  - I agree with you completely...  Hell Hath No Fury   Oct-29-07 01:32 PM   #114 
     - Thanks for your support.  amandabeech   Oct-29-07 01:36 PM   #115 
  - Yeah, and Ford was a COVER-UP addict who should be buried on prison grounds...  mitchum   Oct-28-07 10:21 PM   #95 
  - 3 words to Ford: WHIP INFLATION NOW  CyberPieHole   Oct-28-07 10:22 PM   #96 
  - Well  Froward69   Oct-29-07 03:53 AM   #99 
  - Another thread to warm the hearts of Republicans. DUers are so brilliant.  Perry Logan   Oct-29-07 05:35 AM   #102 
  - Get used to it.....the issue will be front and center in Fall 08 if Hillary is nominated  earthlover   Oct-29-07 07:35 AM   #106 
     - You miss the point. Attacking our guy based on their smears is not brilliant strategy.  Perry Logan   Oct-29-07 08:01 AM   #108 
  - Sadly..this statement, and the general inability to remain upright...  youthere   Oct-29-07 08:16 AM   #110 
  - Let's examine comparative character, shall we?  tomreedtoon   Oct-29-07 01:26 PM   #113 
  - listen toi the guy who foisted swine flu on Anerica.Many peeps ended up fucked for lifeand/or killed  opihimoimoi   Oct-29-07 01:55 PM   #116 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-29-07 02:20 PM   #117 
  - Ford was a stupid addict.  McCamy Taylor   Oct-29-07 04:32 PM   #120 

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