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Kurt_and_Hunter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-18-08 11:25 AM
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1. Try arguing with a creationist or a Scientologist
Edited on Fri Jan-18-08 11:28 AM by Kurt_and_Hunter
Same mind-set.

Sometimes amusing, in a bitter sort of way, but never productive.

Like torture, cults are never okay... even the really cool ones.
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  -If Hillary had mentioned Reagan like Obama did she would quinnox  Jan-18-08 11:23 AM   #0 
  - Try arguing with a creationist or a Scientologist  Kurt_and_Hunter   Jan-18-08 11:25 AM   #1 
  - yup  quinnox   Jan-18-08 11:26 AM   #7 
  - The ironic thing is that she did.  Bornaginhooligan   Jan-18-08 11:25 AM   #2 
  - When Reagan died. Classy leaders say nice things when former presidents die  jackson_dem   Jan-18-08 01:56 PM   #45 
  - That poor horse! nt  heraldsqure   Jan-18-08 11:26 AM   #3 
  - Obama has been getting shit for this  Cant trust em   Jan-18-08 11:26 AM   #4 
  - Very true. He has gotten real heat, not a free pass at all on this. n/t  Tom Rinaldo   Jan-18-08 11:27 AM   #9 
  - He has gotten heat here...  Kristi1696   Jan-18-08 11:32 AM   #14 
     - There's no way it was a slip of the tongue  Cant trust em   Jan-18-08 11:47 AM   #19 
        - Just which racists, sexists and homophobes that Reagan appealed to is he reaching out to?  chimpymustgo   Jan-18-08 11:51 AM   #20 
           - Do you really feel that ALL republicans are...  Cant trust em   Jan-18-08 11:53 AM   #21 
              - They vote for racist, sexist, homophobic policies  VarnettaTuckpocket   Jan-18-08 01:17 PM   #38 
                 - You should get off of the internet and start talking with real people  Cant trust em   Jan-18-08 01:44 PM   #42 
  - At least they aren't calling him the messiah lately.  aquart   Jan-18-08 11:26 AM   #5 
  - true  quinnox   Jan-18-08 11:30 AM   #12 
  - Are you saying Obama hasn't been savaged here?  NoBorders   Jan-18-08 11:26 AM   #6 
  - If she acknowledged that Bill had a miniaturized presidency compared with Reagan  BeyondGeography   Jan-18-08 11:27 AM   #8 
  - what will Obamas visionary maximized presidency do?  Jim4Wes   Jan-18-08 11:37 AM   #18 
     - The inspiration-free zone inhabited by your polarizing candidate of choice is the starting point  BeyondGeography   Jan-18-08 11:55 AM   #22 
        - Then why doesn't he get more aggressive on the policy side?  Jim4Wes   Jan-18-08 11:57 AM   #23 
           - The biggest fairy tale: Presidential elections are won on policy  BeyondGeography   Jan-18-08 12:06 PM   #27 
              - I thought this is about changing the trajectory  Jim4Wes   Jan-18-08 12:38 PM   #30 
  - Who is saying that it is OK other than those in his camp spinning it?  Yael   Jan-18-08 11:28 AM   #10 
  - I wouldn't have "savaged" Hillary for saying it.  Kristi1696   Jan-18-08 11:30 AM   #11 
  - well, thats you  quinnox   Jan-18-08 11:36 AM   #17 
  - I, for one, have criticized Obama  Frances   Jan-18-08 11:31 AM   #13 
  - If I may ask...  Kristi1696   Jan-18-08 11:35 AM   #15 
  - Yeah, and how about if her husband was just hanging around constantly with Poppy?  Crunchy Frog   Jan-18-08 11:36 AM   #16 
  - ...raising money for disaster relief, CGI, going to funerals, going to library openings  Jim4Wes   Jan-18-08 11:59 AM   #24 
     - Attending the Superbowl together...  Crunchy Frog   Jan-18-08 12:08 PM   #28 
        - the horrors  Jim4Wes   Jan-18-08 12:34 PM   #29 
           - Hey I don't find it horrible. I think it's very sweet.  Crunchy Frog   Jan-18-08 01:05 PM   #32 
              - lol, hehe. nt  Jim4Wes   Jan-18-08 01:40 PM   #41 
  - If she denounced centrist DLC conservatism  sandnsea   Jan-18-08 12:03 PM   #25 
  - Except that Barry's book lauds DLC policies..  Tellurian   Jan-18-08 01:10 PM   #34 
  - Would Hillary have been savaged the same way? Sure, and it would have been  pampango   Jan-18-08 12:03 PM   #26 
  - You're darn tootin she would.  redqueen   Jan-18-08 12:39 PM   #31 
  - i really really hope obama is not our nominee. i will vote for him if i have to  lionesspriyanka   Jan-18-08 01:07 PM   #33 
     - Silence = Death.  William769   Jan-18-08 01:15 PM   #36 
        - i think it was more wilful than silence. i think like a lot of bigots he thought aids was the cure  lionesspriyanka   Jan-18-08 01:16 PM   #37 
           - I think you're exactly right in that analysis.  redqueen   Jan-18-08 01:27 PM   #39 
  - She would be just as right as Obama  Egnever   Jan-18-08 01:13 PM   #35 
  - They are on MSNBC attacking Reagan  sandnsea   Jan-18-08 01:40 PM   #40 
  - Oh please. She thinks Bush is charming and charismatic -  sparosnare   Jan-18-08 01:46 PM   #43 
  - Ah, but that's different. I'm not exactly sure how, but I've been assured that it is. n/t  Crunchy Frog   Jan-18-08 02:12 PM   #46 
  - There are a hundred protesting emails on the subject  LittleClarkie   Jan-18-08 01:47 PM   #44 
  - The Obama people repeatedly smear both Clintons--and then pump up Reagan. It's just grotesque.  Perry Logan   Jan-18-08 02:24 PM   #47 

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