You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #3: It truly was a terrible thing to say especially for a nominee's wife!n/t [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion: Presidential (Through Nov 2009) Donate to DU
Saturday Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-19-08 05:50 PM
Response to Original message
3. It truly was a terrible thing to say especially for a nominee's wife!n/t
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
  -"For the first time in my adult life, I am proud to be an American." panader0  Feb-19-08 05:48 PM   #0 
  - I am guessing it is a poor choice of words  Skittles   Feb-19-08 05:49 PM   #1 
  - I agree with you--just a bit of a verbiage fart, nothing to get ired about. NT  MADem   Feb-19-08 05:50 PM   #6 
  - they have to talk SOOOO much when campaigning  Skittles   Feb-19-08 05:54 PM   #24 
  - I disagree ... I think it meant exactly what I've been saying and what the Dixie Chicks said and ...  thunder rising   Feb-19-08 05:51 PM   #11 
  - yeah but she was probably proud of the dixie chics it is nothing  grantcart   Feb-19-08 05:59 PM   #43 
  - I agree. Had she said...  misanthrope   Feb-19-08 05:55 PM   #30 
  - Yeah, I'm sure she didn't, either  theHandpuppet   Feb-19-08 06:09 PM   #62 
  - "Really proud" is the real quote. MSNBC is using the doctored quote.  wienerdoggie   Feb-19-08 05:49 PM   #2 
  - yup  sniffa   Feb-19-08 05:51 PM   #7 
  - As opposed to "not really proud"?  itsrobert   Feb-19-08 05:51 PM   #8 
  - Really = Very  Qutzupalotl   Feb-19-08 05:57 PM   # 
     - Sometimes  MonkeyFunk   Feb-19-08 06:07 PM   #59 
        - So we're splitting hairs now?  Qutzupalotl   Feb-19-08 06:22 PM   #69 
           - LOL  MonkeyFunk   Feb-19-08 06:36 PM   #72 
              - Because it is  Qutzupalotl   Feb-19-08 06:49 PM   #81 
  - Yeah, that really makes it sound soooooooooo much better....  BlackVelvet04   Feb-19-08 05:51 PM   #9 
  - "I'm not just baking cookies and standing by my man like some little Tammy Wynette"--  wienerdoggie   Feb-19-08 05:52 PM   #16 
  - It was a stupid comment for Hillary to make........  BlackVelvet04   Feb-19-08 05:57 PM   #37 
  - Everyone says things that are taken wrong, or are a bit too honest at times--especially  wienerdoggie   Feb-19-08 06:01 PM   #49 
     - I didn't offend me either.....  BlackVelvet04   Feb-19-08 06:07 PM   #58 
        - I'm guessing she was speaking in a particular context that I didn't hear.  wienerdoggie   Feb-19-08 06:11 PM   #63 
  - Misquote  goodgd_yall   Feb-19-08 06:05 PM   #56 
     - Well, OK--fair enough. I was going by memory.  wienerdoggie   Feb-19-08 06:06 PM   #57 
  - Indeed, it does.  burythehatchet   Feb-19-08 05:54 PM   #28 
  - LOL sure it does. n/t  BlackVelvet04   Feb-19-08 05:56 PM   #34 
     - Yes, we agree. n/t  burythehatchet   Feb-19-08 05:59 PM   #44 
  - you DO recall the Tammy slip of Hillary, right?  themartyred   Feb-19-08 06:02 PM   #50 
     - Maybe controversy isn't all bad, after all! I didn't think that Tammy comment  wienerdoggie   Feb-19-08 06:04 PM   #52 
        - that was my first time to vote  themartyred   Feb-19-08 07:05 PM   #86 
  - Thank you. I knew it was bull. But even if it was what she really said,  panader0   Feb-19-08 05:56 PM   #33 
  - If the word "really" were not significant to the meaning of the quote  mohc   Feb-19-08 06:28 PM   #71 
  - It truly was a terrible thing to say especially for a nominee's wife!n/t  yadayadayada   Feb-19-08 05:50 PM   #3 
  - I loved it!  thunder rising   Feb-19-08 05:52 PM   #14 
  - If she'd said that. She didn't. This is a doctored quote. Why do  rzemanfl   Feb-19-08 06:00 PM   #46 
  - you don't have a husband running for POTUS  maddiejoan   Feb-19-08 05:50 PM   #4 
  - I shudder to think what I would say...  lisa58   Feb-19-08 05:58 PM   #40 
  - What has there been to be PROUD of in recent memory?  stillrockin   Feb-19-08 05:50 PM   #5 
  - or "really proud" of, as she actually said  sniffa   Feb-19-08 05:51 PM   #12 
  - Try and estimate how many times over the next 24 hours you and I will  burythehatchet   Feb-19-08 05:53 PM   #20 
  - We do have a lot to be proud of, even if we hate some of  juajen   Feb-19-08 06:17 PM   #67 
  - Maybe we are confusing "thankful" with "proud"?  itsrobert   Feb-19-08 05:53 PM   #19 
  - bingo  stellanoir   Feb-19-08 05:54 PM   #26 
  - Call me corny, but...  Sapphocrat   Feb-19-08 06:13 PM   #66 
  - Toni Morrison won the Nobel Prize.  MADem   Feb-19-08 06:38 PM   #76 
  - You quoted it incorrectly and completely changed the meaning.  burythehatchet   Feb-19-08 05:51 PM   #10 
  - I completely understand why she would say that...  lisa58   Feb-19-08 05:52 PM   #13 
  - That's the Right Wing Version......the real version, the factual version and the  FrenchieCat   Feb-19-08 05:52 PM   #15 
  - Except that she did not say the last part at all. You are putting words in her mouth.  juajen   Feb-19-08 06:45 PM   #79 
  - She's buying into the old politics that the government is America.  rug   Feb-19-08 05:52 PM   #17 
  - Yeesss, follow that....dig deeper...you're on to something there n/t  burythehatchet   Feb-19-08 05:53 PM   #23 
  - Well, good for you!  The_Casual_Observer   Feb-19-08 05:53 PM   #18 
  - Pat B. is one reason why there has been very little to be proud of in my adult life.  izzybeans   Feb-19-08 05:53 PM   #21 
  - You got it, izzybeans!  zidzi   Feb-19-08 06:08 PM   #61 
  - They've been trying to make hay out of that all day...  redqueen   Feb-19-08 05:53 PM   #22 
  - I think she probably has, or will, explain  Mike Nelson   Feb-19-08 05:54 PM   #25 
  - There is nothing wrong with what she said. It is the truth.  stillrockin   Feb-19-08 05:56 PM   #32 
  - The MSM and the Repukes are just using it as a wedge issue.  El Supremo   Feb-19-08 05:54 PM   #27 
  - Why is it that these fucking conservatives can rail about our sinful culture  thecatburgler   Feb-19-08 05:54 PM   #29 
  - What an excellent point.  calmblueocean   Feb-19-08 06:53 PM   #82 
  - she said REALLY PROUD, not PROUD. nt  thereismore   Feb-19-08 05:56 PM   #31 
  - Misquote. You're taking Buchanan's lead.  Kristi1696   Feb-19-08 05:56 PM   #35 
  - have to give her a break  ExtraGriz   Feb-19-08 05:57 PM   #36 
  - Pat Buchanan's family arrived in America and immediately worked to overthrow the government...  IanDB1   Feb-19-08 05:57 PM   #38 
  - Bullshit. They left out "really" which left things like moderately  rzemanfl   Feb-19-08 05:58 PM   #39 
  - Yeah Pat how proud are you about Little Rock, F B I killing blacks  WHEN CRABS ROAR   Feb-19-08 05:58 PM   #41 
  - He (Pat) loves Nixon...  lisa58   Feb-19-08 06:05 PM   #54 
  - I've never been poud to be an american in my adult life.  Political Heretic   Feb-19-08 05:59 PM   #42 
  - The RW is having a great day today with what Michelle said.  goodgd_yall   Feb-19-08 05:59 PM   #45 
  - F_CK Pat Buchanan!  Buck Laser   Feb-19-08 06:00 PM   #47 
  - I don't watch MSNBC anymore, but it was on ABC radio today  Hoof Hearted   Feb-19-08 06:00 PM   #48 
  - You really don't understand, really?  Life Long Dem   Feb-19-08 06:03 PM   #51 
  - Are we allowing Pat Buchanan to administer loyalty oaths to the candidates' spouses now?  Romulox   Feb-19-08 06:04 PM   #53 
  - Bullshit story. This'll be off the news once the WI returns come in.  jgraz   Feb-19-08 06:05 PM   #55 
  - That gaffe by Michelle will come back to haunt Obama if he gets the nod  mtnsnake   Feb-19-08 06:07 PM   #60 
  - Manufactured drama...  Cheeseburger Walrus   Feb-19-08 06:12 PM   #65 
     - Stick your head in the sand and pretend  BlackVelvet04   Feb-19-08 06:19 PM   #68 
     - Hundreds of other  Cheeseburger Walrus   Feb-19-08 06:37 PM   #73 
        - What a well-worded post. Welcome to DU!  calmblueocean   Feb-19-08 09:51 PM   #90 
           - Thank you...  Cheeseburger Walrus   Feb-19-08 11:08 PM   #91 
     - Most of what's slung at Hillary Clinton is manufactured drama.  juajen   Feb-19-08 06:39 PM   #77 
        - Teflon skin...  Cheeseburger Walrus   Feb-19-08 06:55 PM   #83 
  - Kerry redux  riverwalker   Feb-19-08 06:12 PM   #64 
  - I can understand what she said and/or meant, based on my life.  usnret88   Feb-19-08 06:27 PM   #70 
  - Very nicely said. REALLY nicely said! Thank you.  Idealist Hippie   Feb-19-08 06:40 PM   #78 
  - Do you also understand that it won't matter, that they will do to her what they did to THK but  Hoof Hearted   Feb-19-08 09:40 PM   #89 
  - it's a bad quote  Magic Rat   Feb-19-08 06:37 PM   #74 
  - This is the politics everyone is so tired of  kokono   Feb-19-08 06:37 PM   #75 
  - Exactly. We all know what she meant. Every freaking person in this thread does.  calmblueocean   Feb-19-08 06:48 PM   #80 
     - No, tell me what she meant. I don't get it. The Obama gang "gets it".  Neshanic   Feb-19-08 06:59 PM   #84 
        - Here's the way Republicans act.  calmblueocean   Feb-19-08 09:36 PM   #88 
           - well said  kokono   Feb-20-08 12:42 AM   #93 
           - ""really proud" of this country for the first time in her adult life"  Neshanic   Feb-20-08 12:45 AM   #94 
  - So MSNBC has now edited out the "REALLY".  Kristi1696   Feb-19-08 07:01 PM   #85 
  - I've been trying to figure that out all day.  calmblueocean   Feb-19-08 09:07 PM   #87 
     - I'm still not sure if it was the same speech myself.  Kristi1696   Feb-20-08 01:02 PM   #96 
  - Excellent point. Far too many racist RWers wrap themselves up in the flag and "blow smoke"  ShortnFiery   Feb-19-08 11:10 PM   #92 
  - Is she wrong?  The Godfather   Feb-20-08 12:50 AM   #95 
 

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion: Presidential (Through Nov 2009) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC