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54. Exactly right!!!! Really scary stuff.
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  -COME TO OBAMA! "Obama volunteers... share personal conversion stories" bidenista  Feb-06-08 06:23 PM   #0 
  - Yet the Sacramento Bee endorsed OBAMA! Funny how that works.  NYCGirl   Feb-06-08 06:25 PM   #1 
  - i can't quite see the relevance. this is a news report, not an opinion piece  bidenista   Feb-06-08 06:26 PM   #4 
  - Perhaps It's Similar to Wall St. Journal Reporting vs WSJ Editorial Page?  Crisco   Feb-06-08 06:36 PM   #18 
  - Theres Moonie relevance to the OP's piece..  Tellurian   Feb-06-08 06:54 PM   #60 
  - It either shows how objective the Bee is  goodgd_yall   Feb-06-08 06:36 PM   #17 
  - And who owns the paper?  wlucinda   Feb-06-08 07:33 PM   #103 
     - Not Newscorp  goodgd_yall   Feb-06-08 07:50 PM   #117 
  - Wow, I AM a member of a cult for liking a presidential candidate-- thanks guy who's never met me!!  NoodleBoy   Feb-06-08 06:26 PM   #2 
  - Hi NoodleBoy!  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 06:41 PM   #30 
     - he gave me a bottle of pills, said to take one every half hour,  NoodleBoy   Feb-06-08 06:42 PM   #35 
        - Shhh....Don't tell anyone but I've been cutting mine in half.  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 06:47 PM   #45 
  - This is a remarkable article... should be read by all  Kurt_and_Hunter   Feb-06-08 06:26 PM   #3 
  - It's fucking scary  incapsulated   Feb-06-08 06:28 PM   #5 
  - It is scary....Reminds me of some Jim Jones/cyonide type mess. eom  journalist3072   Feb-06-08 06:30 PM   #7 
  - Reminds?! it has pretty much turned into that - he's an idol  katty   Feb-06-08 06:45 PM   #42 
     - Exactly right!!!! Really scary stuff.  journalist3072   Feb-06-08 06:50 PM   #54 
  - Go hide under your bed until 2016 then. nt  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 06:38 PM   #19 
  - I may well do just that if this cultish madness continues. n/t  incapsulated   Feb-06-08 06:41 PM   #33 
     - Bring your blanky. nt  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 07:01 PM   #67 
  - yeah, I'm so scared of people being "inspired" by someone else's candidate too.  NoodleBoy   Feb-06-08 06:40 PM   #27 
  - I understand inspiration.... this is different  incapsulated   Feb-06-08 06:41 PM   #31 
  - yeah, you're right, I forgot the Obama campaign forced me to read an 1800 page manifesto  NoodleBoy   Feb-06-08 06:43 PM   #38 
  - No, it's called a campaign.  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 06:46 PM   #43 
  - I have never, ever been told to share "conversion stories and avoid issues"  incapsulated   Feb-06-08 06:49 PM   #50 
  - You have never worked on a campaign then.  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 07:01 PM   #66 
     - BULLSHIT  incapsulated   Feb-06-08 07:05 PM   #72 
        - Neither have I.  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 07:17 PM   #86 
  - Really?  goodgd_yall   Feb-06-08 06:50 PM   #53 
  - "We should support her" is creepy  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 07:08 PM   #73 
     - yeah, asking people to support your candidate is creepy...  bidenista   Feb-06-08 07:23 PM   #91 
     - In the good old fucked up corporatocracy known as the USA, it is.  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 07:41 PM   #109 
     - An overzealous and adamant supporter  goodgd_yall   Feb-06-08 07:30 PM   #98 
  - "I'll take a cult over a bunch of entitled, arrogant, patronizing a**holes any day."  Straight Shooter   Feb-06-08 07:38 PM   #108 
     - Still better than the entitled, arrogant, patronizing assholes.  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 07:44 PM   #110 
        - No, you don't "get to chant"  Straight Shooter   Feb-06-08 10:26 PM   #142 
  - It sure is indoctrination  katty   Feb-06-08 06:49 PM   #48 
  - The article describes something beyond "inspired"  goodgd_yall   Feb-06-08 06:42 PM   #34 
     - are you criticizing Obama?  NoodleBoy   Feb-06-08 06:45 PM   #40 
  - Yup. This isn't about Democratic ideals but about St. Obama  jackson_dem   Feb-07-08 11:01 PM   #152 
  - They can't share policy views. They don't know what his policy views are. I am more and more  journalist3072   Feb-06-08 06:29 PM   #6 
  - If you can't share his policy views-WHAT do you have?!  katty   Feb-06-08 06:50 PM   #55 
     - Thank you!!!!! One of the reasons that I proudly support Sen. Clinton  journalist3072   Feb-06-08 06:57 PM   #64 
  - Keep hate alive!  chascarrillo   Feb-06-08 06:31 PM   #8 
  - Are you a robot?  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Feb-06-08 06:33 PM   #11 
     - Calling Obama supporters a "cult" does equal hate.  chascarrillo   Feb-06-08 06:38 PM   #21 
        - how in the hell does the word cult = hate  blues90   Feb-06-08 06:51 PM   #56 
        - You respond to every single person who disagrees with Obama the same  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Feb-06-08 06:57 PM   #63 
           - Nope. I save it for the hateful posts.  chascarrillo   Feb-06-08 09:25 PM   #132 
              - You're boring me  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Feb-06-08 09:46 PM   #135 
                 - Aww.  chascarrillo   Feb-07-08 02:01 AM   #144 
  - 'The Obama campaign's instruction to their volunteers to steer clear of policy questions.'  Bluebear   Feb-06-08 06:32 PM   #9 
  - Like their Leader.  rodeodance   Feb-06-08 09:53 PM   #137 
  - Very GOP, very creepy  OzarkDem   Feb-06-08 06:33 PM   #10 
  - Yeah, I'm just glad John Edwards didn't try to inspire people with talk about ending poverty  NoodleBoy   Feb-06-08 06:41 PM   #32 
  - I'm glad you included some remarks by a sane Obama supporter  goodgd_yall   Feb-06-08 06:34 PM   #12 
  - Kerry krishna .... Kerry krishna...  LittleClarkie   Feb-06-08 06:34 PM   #13 
  - "Conversion stories"?  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Feb-06-08 06:34 PM   #14 
  - Oh Come On ... Don't You Want to Testify?  Crisco   Feb-06-08 06:39 PM   #23 
  - BAM!  Bluebear   Feb-06-08 06:39 PM   #24 
     - Lol! Now you've done it.  goodgd_yall   Feb-06-08 06:46 PM   #44 
        - Ha, ha! Too late!  Bluebear   Feb-06-08 06:48 PM   #47 
  - "He looked at me..." Are you kiddin' me? These people are professional politicians!!  MichiganVote   Feb-06-08 06:34 PM   #15 
  - Oh, goodie. Witnessing. n/t  igil   Feb-06-08 06:36 PM   #16 
  - Scary. As. Shit.  jlake   Feb-06-08 06:38 PM   #20 
  - This is what happens when the force of a candidate's personality is central to the campaign.  Straight Shooter   Feb-06-08 06:38 PM   #22 
  - It's so nice that now instead of calling it, "inspired by Obama,"  NoodleBoy   Feb-06-08 06:39 PM   #25 
  - Makes me want to break out into an altar call hymn.  okasha   Feb-06-08 06:39 PM   #26 
  - We've got a DUZY!  Straight Shooter   Feb-06-08 06:43 PM   #37 
  - O Bam of God!  seasonedblue   Feb-06-08 06:52 PM   #58 
  - Beautiful  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Feb-06-08 07:01 PM   #68 
  - "O BAM of God"  Bluebear   Feb-06-08 07:19 PM   #89 
  - Ahhhh, that's brilliant!! Hee!  ProgressIn2008   Feb-06-08 07:31 PM   #100 
  - Oh,you didn't........  BlackVelvet04   Feb-06-08 08:09 PM   #128 
  - So for you, some = all?  Kristi1696   Feb-06-08 06:40 PM   #28 
  - The word "cult" has been thrown around a lot lately.  Bornaginhooligan   Feb-06-08 06:40 PM   #29 
  - i think it was a mistake  bidenista   Feb-06-08 07:57 PM   #120 
     - Must be a pretty minor one to you.  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 08:05 PM   #124 
        - i accept her explanation  bidenista   Feb-06-08 08:07 PM   #125 
           - It's the most relevant thing going on in the world right now.  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 08:09 PM   #129 
           - What was the explanation?  Bornaginhooligan   Feb-07-08 01:16 PM   #150 
  - Conversion? Dude, what the fuck?  Stand and Fight   Feb-06-08 06:42 PM   #36 
  - is this the tom scientology cruise?! pass the Kool-Aid  katty   Feb-06-08 06:44 PM   #39 
  - It was when he cured my blindness.  rug   Feb-06-08 06:45 PM   #41 
  - Oh boy....  Stand and Fight   Feb-06-08 07:12 PM   #76 
  - This is the main problem I have with Obama  blues90   Feb-06-08 06:47 PM   #46 
  - the point is, the CAMPAIGN is telling volunteers to "testify" instead of talking about policies  bidenista   Feb-06-08 06:49 PM   #49 
     - or a 'witness' - lordy this just reeks of cult crap  katty   Feb-06-08 06:54 PM   #61 
     - Good god, they're fucking VOLUNTEERS not policy wonks  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 06:56 PM   #62 
     - run that by me again  bidenista   Feb-06-08 06:58 PM   #65 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-06-08 07:05 PM   #71 
           - lol  bidenista   Feb-06-08 07:12 PM   #77 
           - Yes. I'm amassing the troops right now. nt  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 07:48 PM   #114 
           - Whoa...  Stand and Fight   Feb-06-08 07:19 PM   #88 
              - **takes a deep breath**  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 07:24 PM   #92 
                 - There you go,  goodgd_yall   Feb-06-08 07:35 PM   #105 
     - I understand that . I would want to be counted out too . I just  blues90   Feb-06-08 07:50 PM   #115 
  - This thread is making me laugh!  FrenchieCat   Feb-06-08 06:50 PM   #51 
  - You can laugh with your degree-name-dropping family. Mainstream America won't laugh.  Straight Shooter   Feb-06-08 07:04 PM   #70 
     - Booga-Booga!  FrenchieCat   Feb-06-08 07:10 PM   #74 
        - 'Ain't nobody stupid, now!' - and your daughter attends Harvard?  Bluebear   Feb-06-08 07:15 PM   #80 
        - That simply means one is diverse........  FrenchieCat   Feb-06-08 07:28 PM   #96 
           - "It's called keeping it real. You should try it" WTF is THAT supposed to mean?  Bluebear   Feb-06-08 07:30 PM   #99 
              - You're not "diverse"  goodgd_yall   Feb-06-08 07:46 PM   #112 
                 - And I'm not "keeping it real!" And hope and change!  Bluebear   Feb-06-08 07:47 PM   #113 
                    - Maybe this is what it all means?  goodgd_yall   Feb-06-08 08:03 PM   #122 
        - I see.  Straight Shooter   Feb-06-08 07:26 PM   #95 
  - The author came up with the term "conversion story" ---  alteredstate   Feb-06-08 06:50 PM   #52 
  - Then what do you call it?  incapsulated   Feb-06-08 06:53 PM   #59 
     - I attended a house party several months ago,  alteredstate   Feb-06-08 07:12 PM   #78 
     - Precisely.  Stand and Fight   Feb-06-08 07:21 PM   #90 
  - This increases the number of potential  Heaven and Earth   Feb-06-08 06:51 PM   #57 
  - Now this is some  ProSense   Feb-06-08 07:04 PM   #69 
  - do you ever post anything OTHER than links to your failed threads? nt  bidenista   Feb-06-08 07:14 PM   #79 
  - Your phony hissy fit has been exposed! n/t  ProSense   Feb-06-08 07:15 PM   #81 
  - congratulations - a post without a vanity link  bidenista   Feb-06-08 07:16 PM   #84 
  - Yes, she kicks them incessantly too  Bluebear   Feb-06-08 07:16 PM   #83 
     - Just to give you another reason to whine! n/t  ProSense   Feb-06-08 07:17 PM   #85 
        - "Whine" is one of the most right-wing juvenile taunts out there, Dr. Laura  Bluebear   Feb-06-08 07:17 PM   #87 
           - You're pretending to be mature while supporting an OP based on this  ProSense   Feb-06-08 07:26 PM   #94 
              - Wow, you actually talk and not just post little blue links lol  Bluebear   Feb-06-08 07:29 PM   #97 
                 - links, links, links  ProSense   Feb-06-08 07:32 PM   #101 
                    - No I never "get tire". Ciao.  Bluebear   Feb-06-08 07:32 PM   #102 
  - Wow! "MyTalking Points"  alteredstate   Feb-06-08 07:50 PM   #116 
  - "From the many, we are one. - Barack Obama"  Straight Shooter   Feb-06-08 07:11 PM   #75 
  - No one looked deep into my eyes to make me support Obama  NoBorders   Feb-06-08 07:16 PM   #82 
  - Exactly. And I didn't find any examples in the article that particularly disturbed me  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 07:34 PM   #104 
     - This is just something  NoBorders   Feb-06-08 07:38 PM   #107 
  - Cults are associated with small groups - not a majority of Americans.  cottonseed   Feb-06-08 07:25 PM   #93 
  - "Madness is rare in individuals--but in groups, parties, nations, and ages it is the rule."  Straight Shooter   Feb-06-08 07:36 PM   #106 
  - Hey bidenista, why don't you answer post # 29?  thecatburgler   Feb-06-08 07:46 PM   #111 
  - done  bidenista   Feb-06-08 07:58 PM   #121 
  - Obama supporters are the left wing  BlackVelvet04   Feb-06-08 07:51 PM   #118 
  - a skeptical cartoonist's take on the obama altar-call phenomenon  bidenista   Feb-06-08 07:53 PM   #119 
  - a robot grabbed me and injected nanites into my head!  meow mix   Feb-06-08 08:03 PM   #123 
  - gawd--this takes me aback--and not much does nowadays!!  rodeodance   Feb-06-08 08:07 PM   #126 
  - "I'M ASKING YOU TO BELIEVE"  bidenista   Feb-06-08 08:08 PM   #127 
  - This one sounds like his followers are in Battlestar Galactica, fighting against all odds.  Straight Shooter   Feb-06-08 08:27 PM   #130 
  - at least that was fantacy--oh my gawd--as i typed that word---i thought of the Vision, Camelot, ect  rodeodance   Feb-06-08 08:55 PM   #131 
     - it justs gets weirder and weirder! nt  bidenista   Feb-06-08 09:40 PM   #133 
        - yeah---but fish swimming in water do not realize they are surrouded by water.  rodeodance   Feb-06-08 09:51 PM   #136 
  - Check out the halo effect.  okasha   Feb-06-08 10:04 PM   #139 
  - They've been instructed to steer clear of POLICY questions??? Wouldn't want anyone to know  in_cog_ni_to   Feb-06-08 09:45 PM   #134 
  - What a great article...thanks for sharing it with us. The Cult of Obama is creepy...  CyberPieHole   Feb-06-08 09:55 PM   #138 
  - Haven't you caught the BAM yet?  Marie26   Feb-06-08 10:20 PM   #140 
  - But can he cast out demons?  MyPetRock   Feb-06-08 10:22 PM   #141 
  - This needs a kick, so people coming into the forum can see what the fuss is about. n/t  Straight Shooter   Feb-06-08 11:14 PM   #143 
  - Here is some  ProSense   Feb-07-08 02:02 AM   #145 
  - kick  LadyVT   Feb-07-08 02:03 AM   #146 
  - Meme: Hillary is being defeated  ProSense   Feb-07-08 02:08 AM   #148 
  - Wanna hear my conversion story?  Herdin_Cats   Feb-07-08 02:05 AM   #147 
  - #7 n/t  Tatiana   Feb-07-08 12:49 PM   #149 
  - Great. n/t  Tatiana   Feb-07-08 10:44 PM   #151 
  - k & r  Crisco   Feb-08-08 12:31 PM   #153 
 

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