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Tulkas Donating Member (592 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-18-08 08:32 PM
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15. The DU is dominated by the far left
Centrists are not tolerated well here.

The ....."The Democratic "base" is why I'm writing this. Lately, I've seen nothing but venomous insults, incredibly unfair attacks/allegations, childish "I'm-covering-my-ears-I-can't-hear-you" behavior, and "Kool-Aid" allegations (whomever disagrees must be brainwashed) coming from a group of people who pride themselves in being tolerant and intellectually ahead of the curve."..... statement you posted is in error if you think that this place is representative of the Base.

This also pertains to the Ron Paul and Reagan comments, this is from the fringe, not from the majority of democrats.

I consider myself a left leaning moderate and am way out of place here, but it is still informative.


Welcome to DU and good luck.


P.S. Grow up... get a real phone !!!!! (Just Kidding..kinda)
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  -This country needs Obama... and toned down rhetoric. :) water  Jan-18-08 08:07 PM   #0 
  - Omama?  Nailzberg   Jan-18-08 08:08 PM   #1 
  - LOL  wndycty   Jan-18-08 08:09 PM   #2 
  - Thank you!  water   Jan-18-08 08:10 PM   #3 
  - Obama?  KennedyGuy   Jan-18-08 08:10 PM   #4 
  - Omama or Obama.  MH1   Jan-18-08 08:10 PM   #5 
  - "seem" much more articulate?  rug   Jan-18-08 08:11 PM   #6 
  - You're right, I better change that.  water   Jan-18-08 08:13 PM   #7 
  - He's a Rookie  stravu9   Jan-18-08 08:16 PM   #8 
  - He's a Rookie  DJ13   Jan-18-08 08:18 PM   #9 
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  - There are left libertarians and right libertarians. If you're anti-working class then you're a  readmoreoften   Jan-18-08 08:21 PM   #10 
  - Who are you supporting?  water   Jan-18-08 08:22 PM   #11 
  - You did good!  nevergiveup   Jan-18-08 08:26 PM   #13 
  - First, Ron Paul is a racist fuckhead  tishaLA   Jan-18-08 08:30 PM   #14 
  - The DU is dominated by the far left  Tulkas   Jan-18-08 08:32 PM   #15 
  - This was a decent post, taken in spirit offered  Jim4Wes   Jan-18-08 08:35 PM   #16 
  - Hello and goodbye!  ClericJohnPreston   Jan-18-08 08:45 PM   #20 
     - You must have meant  Jim4Wes   Jan-18-08 08:47 PM   #21 
     - I'm not a Ron Paul fan!  water   Jan-18-08 09:43 PM   #24 
     - Right-wing troll?  water   Jan-18-08 09:45 PM   #26 
  - Hello.  bigwillq   Jan-18-08 08:37 PM   #17 
  - Look, the least intelligent Democrat is brighter than the smartest RWer.  Zorra   Jan-18-08 08:38 PM   #18 
  - Our country is in one of the most complicated situations it's ever been in.  ginchinchili   Jan-18-08 08:42 PM   #19 
  - "...the very voters you are relying on to vote for your candidate!"  katsy   Jan-18-08 09:27 PM   #22 
  - first? who were you before you were kicked off the first time?  TankLV   Jan-18-08 09:37 PM   #23 
  - Hello water! And welcome to DU! Thanks for your articulate, intelligent post!  Kristi1696   Jan-18-08 09:44 PM   #25 
  - Thanks! :)  water   Jan-18-08 11:41 PM   #27 
     - I'm right there with you, water.  Kristi1696   Jan-19-08 11:25 AM   #29 
  - You say exactly what needs to be said, NO ONE can win with just their base  ShadowLiberal   Jan-19-08 01:09 AM   #28 
 

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