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Abacus Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-06-08 02:08 PM
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16. The information has always been there,
but it looks like they're realizing it needs to be in the speeches as well. It surprises me how often I hear people call him an "empty suit" -- he's not, he just knows how to appeal to his target audience, and it has been working.
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  -Gotta admit -- I'm getting more and more comfortable with Obama jgraz  Feb-06-08 01:48 PM   #0 
  - And I'm less comfortable  leftynyc   Feb-06-08 01:51 PM   #1 
  - Good for him -- there's a lot to criticize there  jgraz   Feb-06-08 01:53 PM   #4 
  - That what the GE is for.  tridim   Feb-06-08 01:53 PM   #5 
     - Well, in fairness, the Clintons have really avoided criticizing him.  jgraz   Feb-06-08 01:55 PM   #8 
        - At their own peril apparently  tridim   Feb-06-08 02:02 PM   #11 
  - I'm fine with voting for him.  kestrel91316   Feb-06-08 01:52 PM   #2 
  - I'll vote for any dem before  leftynyc   Feb-06-08 02:07 PM   #14 
  - yes, I would like to hear a point plan from him, as  katty   Feb-06-08 01:52 PM   #3 
  - All I wanted was to hear some minimal specifics in his stump speech  jgraz   Feb-06-08 01:54 PM   #6 
  - I think the stump speeches are for getting people energized.  hedgehog   Feb-06-08 01:56 PM   #10 
  - ..pssst.... look at post #21  Bread and Circus   Feb-06-08 02:23 PM   #22 
  - Gobama!  Katzenkavalier   Feb-06-08 01:54 PM   #7 
  - Um, let's not get carried away  jgraz   Feb-06-08 01:56 PM   #9 
  - Well , I notice that "nuclear" has been deleted from the spiel  mitchtv   Feb-06-08 02:03 PM   #12 
  - We'll see if he really means that change comes from the bottom up  jgraz   Feb-06-08 02:07 PM   #13 
  - I am looking very closely as well and plan to listen to the speech again  Yael   Feb-06-08 02:07 PM   #15 
  - I know exactly who is going to pick up Edwards' message  jgraz   Feb-06-08 02:13 PM   #18 
     - Very good points once again.  Yael   Feb-06-08 02:18 PM   #19 
  - The information has always been there,  Abacus   Feb-06-08 02:08 PM   #16 
  - If it's not in his speeches, it's not in the national dialog  jgraz   Feb-06-08 02:10 PM   #17 
  - Sorry, I don't vote for websites  Yael   Feb-06-08 02:21 PM   #20 
  - cough cough...somebody mentioned a 10 point plan on poverty?...  Bread and Circus   Feb-06-08 02:22 PM   #21 

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