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Blue State Bandit Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Feb-17-08 02:50 AM
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10. With all due respect to the views of Amb. Wilson...
"Their was a time when I believed that Sen. Mc Cain would have been a good choice for president. A time when we were at peace with Russia, a time when when he was respected as a true moderate; a pragmatist that was respected across the isle, and America. A time when America was respected as a honest broker on the world stage.

But that world no longer exists. Not a single afore mentioned situation exists anymore. The John Mc Cain of the 2000 Republican primary, as well as the respect he, and America enjoyed, lives no more. America's standing disappeared when Bush entered Iraq, and John's disappeared when he took Bush and his war into his arms."

I predict that a line similar this will be marked as the defining moment sighted when people look back on the 8 years of service a President Barack Obama.
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  -Things to Think About Regarding Obama vs. McCain DemBones DemBones  Feb-17-08 02:24 AM   #0 
  - Anyone elected in '86  MonkeyFunk   Feb-17-08 02:27 AM   #1 
  - Another goof is that Obama has not yet completed his 4 years.  anamandujano   Feb-17-08 02:32 AM   #5 
  - non-thinkers like myself?  MonkeyFunk   Feb-17-08 02:35 AM   #6 
  - For trying to use a simple mathematical error to discredit the man's  anamandujano   Feb-17-08 02:57 AM   #12 
     - Are you nuts?  MonkeyFunk   Feb-17-08 05:50 AM   #30 
  - He's in his 4th year but I changed it to 3 years and 2 months,  DemBones DemBones   Feb-17-08 02:45 AM   #9 
     - It didn't really matter to me. Wilson made an error or two on dates, so  anamandujano   Feb-17-08 03:02 AM   #15 
  - Thanks! I miscounted, should be counting sheep since it's  DemBones DemBones   Feb-17-08 02:43 AM   #8 
  - Besides the fact that he'd beat him?  ErnestoG   Feb-17-08 02:28 AM   #2 
  - S. 2180 Passed  sandnsea   Feb-17-08 02:31 AM   #3 
  - Her quest for power? What about Obama's quest for power?  DemBones DemBones   Feb-17-08 03:51 AM   #24 
     - Who has he destroyed? Nobody  sandnsea   Feb-17-08 04:34 AM   #28 
     - James Carvelle begged for mercy for Scooter at his sentencing. How could he betray Joe?  John Q. Citizen   Feb-17-08 05:03 AM   #29 
  - McCain wasn't even knowledgeable enough on National security to  FrenchieCat   Feb-17-08 02:31 AM   #4 
  - Exactly I think he is just so emotional  treyDC   Feb-17-08 02:58 AM   #14 
  - McCain lost to freakin BUSH.  Qutzupalotl   Feb-17-08 02:35 AM   #7 
  - But now Rove is donating to McCain, may be an advisor.  DemBones DemBones   Feb-17-08 02:54 AM   #11 
     - Rove did his damnedest to win in 2006, but lost bigtime. He is beatable.  Qutzupalotl   Feb-17-08 11:19 AM   #31 
  - With all due respect to the views of Amb. Wilson...  ingin   Feb-17-08 02:50 AM   #10 
  - If we nominate Obama, it'll be President McCain next January.  DemBones DemBones   Feb-17-08 02:57 AM   #13 
  - Only if they steal the election.  ingin   Feb-17-08 03:10 AM   #17 
     - They won't have to steal it if Obama's the nominee. nt  DemBones DemBones   Feb-17-08 04:26 AM   #27 
  - You're not making any sense. Your quote shows that Wilson knew  anamandujano   Feb-17-08 03:10 AM   #16 
     - The quote is not attributed to anyone because  ingin   Feb-17-08 03:18 AM   #20 
  - These "20th century" arguments always amaze me...  Sandi_4_Edwards   Feb-17-08 03:13 AM   #18 
  - McCain is on life support. The fundie nutbags distrust him. The Far right  Old Crusoe   Feb-17-08 03:17 AM   #19 
  - Then why do the polls say MOE?  JCMach1   Feb-17-08 03:20 AM   #21 
  - A binary poll will be more telling as a trend line between the time  Old Crusoe   Feb-17-08 03:22 AM   #22 
  - The Far Right people claiming they won't support McCain  DemBones DemBones   Feb-17-08 04:23 AM   #25 
     - McCain looks like a dead man to me.  Old Crusoe   Feb-17-08 04:24 AM   #26 
  - I have no doubt Obama will win  Evergreen2U   Feb-17-08 03:24 AM   #23 
 

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