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griffi94 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-12-08 07:15 AM
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3. probly not enough people care
to keep obama from getting the nomination. maybe enough people care to keep him from winning in nov
if he wins in nov, almost certainly enough people care about it enough to start beating it like a drum as soon as the honeymoon ends
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  -"Cult" meme reaches German media. Does anyone care? Apollo11  Feb-12-08 07:11 AM   #0 
  - Hillary is obviously powerful  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Feb-12-08 07:13 AM   #1 
  - well, you know...  jakem   Feb-12-08 07:14 AM   #2 
  - Dont make fun of him, he attracted bigger crowds than you did!  Angela Shelley   Feb-12-08 07:20 AM   #4 
     - You are right I hardly draw a crowd in Germany--  jakem   Feb-12-08 07:25 AM   #7 
        - No need for confusion.  Angela Shelley   Feb-12-08 07:32 AM   #13 
           - No Offense taken-  jakem   Feb-12-08 07:37 AM   #18 
              - and I loved his song "Ive been looking for freedom"  Angela Shelley   Feb-12-08 08:09 AM   #19 
  - probly not enough people care  griffi94   Feb-12-08 07:15 AM   #3 
  - I Predict  Raejeanowl   Feb-12-08 07:25 AM   #8 
  - I Predict  Raejeanowl   Feb-12-08 07:25 AM   #9 
  - "Barack Obama and the longing for a new America."  Jackpine Radical   Feb-12-08 07:22 AM   #5 
  - "The Messiah Factor" is the main headline  Apollo11   Feb-12-08 07:30 AM   #11 
     - Informative. Thanks.  Jackpine Radical   Feb-12-08 07:33 AM   #14 
  - Not at all. Sticks and stones...  mmonk   Feb-12-08 07:22 AM   #6 
  - And many Germans are saying: "Here We Go Again!" nm  Tellurian   Feb-12-08 07:29 AM   #10 
  - Did you just compare Barack Obama with ...  Apollo11   Feb-12-08 07:32 AM   #12 
  - actually, I was comparing him to Bush..  Tellurian   Feb-12-08 08:14 AM   #21 
  - Comparing Obama with Hitler?  cali   Feb-12-08 07:35 AM   #17 
  - But yet he leads Hillary 43-39 in Germany.  Occam Bandage   Feb-12-08 08:48 AM   #32 
  - Und...?  Gidney N Cloyd   Feb-12-08 07:33 AM   #15 
  - Not good /nt  Iceburg   Feb-12-08 07:34 AM   #16 
  - But "nobody is pushing the cult 'meme' outside of DU!"  Bluebear   Feb-12-08 08:11 AM   #20 
  - It's only worldwide  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Feb-12-08 06:55 PM   #44 
  - Perhaps it's not a meme.  QC   Feb-12-08 08:17 AM   #22 
  - Man, you are gonna be so screwed when the BARAPTURE comes!  Apollo11   Feb-12-08 08:25 AM   #26 
  - No kidding.  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Feb-12-08 06:57 PM   #45 
  - "Meme" meme spreads on DU like fungus.  hiaasenrocks   Feb-12-08 08:18 AM   #23 
  - Yes, the meme meme is the worst meme of all! n/t  QC   Feb-12-08 08:18 AM   #24 
     - It has to be the most overused word on DU. n/t  hiaasenrocks   Feb-12-08 08:26 AM   #27 
        - We know you don't really meme that!  Apollo11   Feb-12-08 08:28 AM   #28 
           - But enough about meme, i want to know more about ewes. Baah.  Bongo Prophet   Feb-12-08 09:10 AM   #37 
  - Germany and the rest of the world seem to be keeping a close eye on this election  IDemo   Feb-12-08 08:22 AM   #25 
  - SOME German coverage of the race is very biased against Obama  beachmom   Feb-12-08 08:42 AM   #31 
     - He's one of those leftovers  48percenter   Feb-12-08 07:03 PM   #47 
  - I was in Germany a couple of times between 2004 and 2008.  beachmom   Feb-12-08 08:30 AM   #29 
  - I think it's something his campaign has to be willing to deal with  Sparkly   Feb-12-08 08:35 AM   #30 
  - Now Sparkly, there you go again, being all insightful and stuff.  Bongo Prophet   Feb-12-08 09:23 AM   #38 
  - Okay. So, where's the cult reference?  Occam Bandage   Feb-12-08 08:52 AM   #33 
  - OK - so they "only" compared Obama with The Messiah  Apollo11   Feb-12-08 09:42 AM   #40 
     - Not "The Messiah." Messiah candidate. Al Gore is a Messiah candidate here.  Occam Bandage   Feb-12-08 10:27 AM   #41 
     - Scientology is considered a cult by many here as well  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Feb-12-08 07:01 PM   #46 
  - More info here. It's not that bad an article actually:  beachmom   Feb-12-08 08:52 AM   #34 
  - Knock-knock, I LIVE in Germany, people are very tuned in  48percenter   Feb-12-08 08:54 AM   #35 
  - It's the hopemonger!  stillcool47   Feb-12-08 08:54 AM   #36 
  - Where you or I may see a playful child, some will see Obama Youth.  Bongo Prophet   Feb-12-08 09:29 AM   #39 
  - .  Hav   Feb-12-08 10:40 AM   #42 
     - Sorry - I guess I am guilty of jumping on the cult meme bandwagon  Apollo11   Feb-12-08 11:14 AM   #43 

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