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spooky3 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-11-08 11:12 AM
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36. Here's a thought...
Edited on Mon Feb-11-08 11:13 AM by spooky3
If you view them as essentially evenly qualified, considering everything, then why not use your vote to send a clear message to the corporate media, who clearly has NOT treated them as evenly qualified? One candidate has gotten essentially a free pass, with occasional, inappropriate smear attempts but mostly laudatory admiration, while the other has been rather consistently treated in a condescending, dismissive, and discriminatory manner (http://mediamatters.org ). Tell those media they will not decide your candidate and you won't put up with that treatment directed at any good Democrat.
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  -I vote tomorrow, and I still don't know who to vote for!! Sparkly  Feb-11-08 10:19 AM   #0 
  - Who do you think will have the momentum of the voters in November for downticket races?  Yael   Feb-11-08 10:20 AM   #1 
  - By the time November comes around, I'm not sure...  Sparkly   Feb-11-08 10:28 AM   #10 
  - If people would be mean in traffic with a Clinton sticker, by all means vote for Obama.  rug   Feb-11-08 10:22 AM   #2 
  - I was being a little facetious there -- I mean that it might be a more uphill struggle  Sparkly   Feb-11-08 10:23 AM   #3 
  - have you noticed what a deeply dysfunctional campaign the Clintons have run?  cryingshame   Feb-11-08 10:25 AM   #4 
  - Really? I actually think the General would be on her short list.  chimpymustgo   Feb-11-08 10:27 AM   #8 
  - I see that as part of the media's constant search for a story.  Sparkly   Feb-11-08 10:31 AM   #13 
  - Agreed, he may be vying for it, but ain't gonna happen. I think it's Bayh. (If she wins)  faithfulcitizen   Feb-11-08 10:38 AM   #19 
     - Bayh humbug!!  Sparkly   Feb-11-08 10:46 AM   #22 
        - me too! Don't want him, but Indiana insiders say it's so, fwiw.  faithfulcitizen   Feb-11-08 01:30 PM   #43 
  - you really think we're stupid, don't you?  bigtree   Feb-11-08 10:26 AM   #5 
  - Wow.  Sparkly   Feb-11-08 10:27 AM   #7 
  - alright, I was an ass  bigtree   Feb-11-08 12:15 PM   #40 
     - No problem, bigtree!  Sparkly   Feb-11-08 01:33 PM   #44 
  - That's sick, just sick  WesDem   Feb-11-08 10:30 AM   #11 
  - .  Sparkly   Feb-11-08 10:48 AM   #25 
  - You definitely made a mistake  mtnsnake   Feb-11-08 10:44 AM   #21 
  - .  Sparkly   Feb-11-08 10:49 AM   #27 
  - Actually, it appears you're blinded to reason and logic  Husb2Sparkly   Feb-11-08 11:04 AM   #34 
     - .  Sparkly   Feb-11-08 11:07 AM   #35 
  - Excellent  Tom Rinaldo   Feb-11-08 10:26 AM   #6 
  - Clinton actually "needs" your vote at the moment and domestically  saracat   Feb-11-08 10:28 AM   #9 
  - Saracat, you never cease to amaze me with your wisdom.  goldcanyonaz   Feb-11-08 10:36 AM   #18 
  - I sympathize. On the night before Super Tuesday, I was where you are now  mcscajun   Feb-11-08 10:30 AM   #12 
  - I think Sen. Obama will kill the GOP with kindess--literally  psychopomp   Feb-11-08 10:31 AM   #14 
  - LMAO!  Blue State Native   Feb-11-08 10:50 AM   #28 
  - It's time to take charge of your life and make a flying leap of guts and stop being a  CK_John   Feb-11-08 10:32 AM   #15 
  - Please consider reading this in its entirety  stellanoir   Feb-11-08 10:32 AM   #16 
  - Put your heart and head on automatic  WesDem   Feb-11-08 10:34 AM   #17 
  - Which candidate best represents YOU? Whichever you decide, it will be right for you.  faithfulcitizen   Feb-11-08 10:42 AM   #20 
  - I went through this Super Tuesday for the CO Caucuses  hlthe2b   Feb-11-08 10:46 AM   #23 
  - Hillary Clinton, the underdog.  elixir   Feb-11-08 10:47 AM   #24 
  - Here's my opinion on 1 issue.  yadayadayada   Feb-11-08 10:49 AM   #26 
  - Given the attacks that have been made in the last 7 years  BlackVelvet04   Feb-11-08 10:51 AM   #29 
  - I think there are a lot of people who are torn about their decision, just like you, Sparkly  mtnsnake   Feb-11-08 10:54 AM   #30 
  - You will know what is right in your OWN heart and mind  mtnester   Feb-11-08 10:56 AM   #31 
  - H2S is undecided, too!!  Sparkly   Feb-11-08 11:01 AM   #32 
     - Here's a thought...  spooky3   Feb-11-08 11:12 AM   #36 
     - Sparkly...  mtnester   Feb-11-08 11:14 AM   #37 
     - You're too kind ........  Husb2Sparkly   Feb-11-08 12:56 PM   #41 
  - Sparkly, I ask that you vote for Obama!  FrenchieCat   Feb-11-08 11:01 AM   #33 
  - Don't forget Obama's Chicago-area political roots.  crispini   Feb-11-08 11:32 AM   #38 
  - Good luck .....I don't know either but I have until May 5th....  KoKo01   Feb-11-08 11:52 AM   #39 
  - Understand Your Dilemma  Me.   Feb-11-08 01:22 PM   #42 
  - Here's to the listmakers, makers of lists!  Bongo Prophet   Feb-11-08 02:45 PM   #45 
 

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