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127. You're right that you don't understand Sen. Clinton's supporters. You're wrong about knowing how we
"think".

I came to support her after my top two choices dropped out. I never thought, as you profess, that she was "entitled". Nice way to stereotype us.
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  -This early DU member wants to know what the fuck happened to DU???? GA Democrat  Feb-26-08 02:35 PM   #0 
  - Good to see you, GA Democrat.  Midlodemocrat   Feb-26-08 02:36 PM   #1 
  - I read on another thread that YOU are not a real honest to God Democrat  Debi   Feb-26-08 02:43 PM   #15 
     - I know. I have to say, I had to pull out my voter registration card and double check.  Midlodemocrat   Feb-26-08 02:52 PM   #26 
     - Stop Teen Democratic Activism NOW!  Debi   Feb-26-08 03:19 PM   #43 
     - Seconded.  Prag   Feb-26-08 02:54 PM   #28 
        - Ya know - everytime she gets in the sauce her real self emerges  Debi   Feb-26-08 03:18 PM   #41 
           - Told ya. No wine until Lent is over.  Midlodemocrat   Feb-26-08 05:56 PM   #64 
              - I bet whisky sales are up in Midlothian  LostinVA   Feb-26-08 07:52 PM   #73 
  - Thank you. That needed to be said. And  babylonsister   Feb-26-08 02:37 PM   #2 
  - Many of the people who are posting to GD are so foul I want nothing to do with the candidate they  LeftCoast   Feb-26-08 02:37 PM   #3 
  - Honestly  ExPatLeftist   Feb-27-08 04:49 AM   #104 
  - I totally agree.  goldcanyonaz   Feb-27-08 12:16 PM   #162 
  - Thanks for that post. Yes, gut check time indeed.  GodlessBiker   Feb-26-08 02:38 PM   #4 
  - Thank you for your service  leftofcool   Feb-26-08 02:38 PM   #5 
  - Thank you GA Dem.  BushDespiser12   Feb-26-08 02:38 PM   #6 
  - All righty then!!!!!!  Tatiana   Feb-26-08 02:39 PM   #7 
  - Personally, I just chalk it up to the moment. I doubt any Dem here follows through on  blm   Feb-26-08 02:39 PM   #8 
  - i, for one, am writing my candidate's name in. and you can take that to the bank.  bpeale   Feb-27-08 08:51 AM   #132 
     - Are you one of those people  Kilroy003   Feb-27-08 11:21 AM   #155 
     - i am an aetheist & damned proud of it too  bpeale   Feb-27-08 03:37 PM   #185 
     - I'm sure the world will take note. n/t  Barrymores Ghost   Feb-27-08 01:59 PM   #177 
  - The usual it was bad for a time in '04, too.  book_worm   Feb-26-08 02:41 PM   #9 
  - It's been a delightful weekend here and then some.  Breeze54   Feb-26-08 02:41 PM   #10 
  - I plan to hold my nose and vote for Obama if he's the nominee - as seems likely - but I do not  papau   Feb-26-08 02:41 PM   #11 
  - ...  Blue State Native   Feb-26-08 03:50 PM   #52 
  - I can understand why Clinton goes for the jugular with the advisors  higher class   Feb-27-08 08:21 AM   #128 
  - thank you for saying what needs to be said  benddem   Feb-26-08 02:42 PM   #12 
  - the right to vote is in the Bill of Rights  bpeale   Feb-27-08 08:54 AM   #133 
     - I'm not often inspired to come out of lurk mode, but...  pipi_k   Feb-27-08 10:20 AM   #142 
        - Hopefully, this is all hyperbole  Der Blaue Engel   Feb-27-08 02:34 PM   #182 
        - exactly! i will defend to the death anyone's right to be wrong! period.  bpeale   Feb-27-08 03:45 PM   #190 
        - you call it game playing, i call it writing in the best candidate for the job  bpeale   Feb-27-08 03:40 PM   #187 
        - the only vote you can control is YOUR VOTE  bpeale   Feb-27-08 03:44 PM   #188 
  - Haven't you heard?  Debi   Feb-26-08 02:42 PM   #13 
  - What I don't understand about the Hillary supporters is  grantcart   Feb-26-08 02:43 PM   #14 
  - Yep, more about the party than ourselves! n/t  Debi   Feb-26-08 02:45 PM   #17 
  - Ah, but in a way. it was taken. Not entirely by Obama, but by irrational hatred and the delayed  glenhappy   Feb-26-08 02:49 PM   #23 
  - Well that is based on two facts that are not established  grantcart   Feb-26-08 03:05 PM   #32 
  - What the media did to FDR pales compared to their treatment of Clinton's  lark   Feb-27-08 02:29 PM   #181 
  - ah, who said the disapproval (not hatred- that's rw'ian) was irrational?  beezlebum   Feb-27-08 07:29 AM   #115 
  - Do you have a link for that broad-brushed smear against Hillary supporters?  yardwork   Feb-26-08 03:04 PM   #30 
  - exactly what smear are you referring to  grantcart   Feb-26-08 08:43 PM   #75 
  - When Edwards suspended, I went with HRC  femrap   Feb-26-08 07:44 PM   #69 
  - "His father had children with 4 women...2 African 2 white. I sure hope BO takes after his mother."  Leopolds Ghost   Feb-26-08 09:16 PM   #77 
  - Listen...I just want to prepare you  femrap   Feb-27-08 11:24 AM   #157 
  - As a gay man (and former Edwards and possible Obama supporter)...  FedUp_Queer   Feb-27-08 12:10 AM   #94 
     - And if Bill did it, it was HRC's fault, right?  femrap   Feb-27-08 11:34 AM   #158 
     - You got it  GoneOffShore   Feb-27-08 12:25 PM   #165 
  - You're right that you don't understand Sen. Clinton's supporters. You're wrong about knowing how we  BleedingHeartPatriot   Feb-27-08 08:20 AM   #127 
  - That's IT  texastoast   Feb-27-08 11:15 AM   #153 
  - It was worse in 2004  WilliamPitt   Feb-26-08 02:45 PM   #16 
  - Its far worse now  Uzybone   Feb-26-08 08:47 PM   #76 
  - Will, I have to disagree  Capn Sunshine   Feb-27-08 12:54 PM   #169 
  - Very Different Indeed  DangerDave921   Feb-26-08 02:45 PM   #18 
  - Well... I Tried To See If We Could Vote To Put An End To This Mindless Crap, But...  WillyT   Feb-26-08 02:47 PM   #19 
  - Rabid, inconsolable Hillarites happened  JackORoses   Feb-26-08 02:47 PM   #20 
  - You happened n/t  Der Blaue Engel   Feb-26-08 07:46 PM   #70 
  - Neophyte escaping under the radar Obama  lark   Feb-27-08 02:43 PM   #183 
  - Pretty scary, huh? I don't think we've had a primary before w/ such highly qualified candidates.  elixir   Feb-26-08 02:49 PM   #21 
  - Absolutely not. We didn't have a bunch of republican  juajen   Feb-26-08 04:14 PM   #56 
     - how do you want to win  reggie the dog   Feb-27-08 03:49 AM   #103 
  - Thanks for this, GA Dem. And thanks for your service!  classof56   Feb-26-08 02:49 PM   #22 
  - Bravo! n/t  tpsbmam   Feb-26-08 02:51 PM   #24 
  - Hooah.  tabasco   Feb-26-08 02:52 PM   #25 
  - what a bunch of clap trap. people can vote for who the hell they want.  bpeale   Feb-27-08 08:58 AM   #134 
     - Millions will live with the consequences  lark   Feb-27-08 02:57 PM   #184 
        - there isn't 10 cents worth of difference between the 2 left  bpeale   Feb-27-08 03:51 PM   #192 
  - GD-P has self-selected itself into hell  NoBorders   Feb-26-08 02:54 PM   #27 
  - GDP needs to be exterminated. It's rare I come here anymore.  MelissaB   Feb-26-08 03:06 PM   #35 
  - Drop the bomb -- exterminate all the brutes!  Leopolds Ghost   Feb-26-08 09:25 PM   #79 
  - Well, you did say  polmaven   Feb-26-08 03:30 PM   #47 
     - I like to think of myself as reasonable as well  NoBorders   Feb-26-08 07:10 PM   #67 
  - This middle DU member agrees with you, and thanks you for your service.  yardwork   Feb-26-08 03:01 PM   #29 
  - I supported Edwards  GA Democrat   Feb-26-08 03:37 PM   #48 
     - I agree with those priorities and would add the Environment.  yardwork   Feb-26-08 03:54 PM   #54 
  - Too true. There was a stabbing near Philly over this...  October   Feb-26-08 03:04 PM   #31 
  - I saw that  GA Democrat   Feb-26-08 04:41 PM   #59 
     - I remembering reading about  femrap   Feb-26-08 07:52 PM   #74 
  - success, that's what happened.  heraldsqure   Feb-26-08 03:05 PM   #33 
  - Recommended!  crispini   Feb-26-08 03:06 PM   #34 
  - People have been bereft of even remotely representative leadership  stellanoir   Feb-26-08 03:08 PM   #36 
  - I hear you!  Mabus   Feb-26-08 03:08 PM   #37 
  - Its a reflection of how our government has divided us as a people...  superkia   Feb-26-08 03:08 PM   #38 
  - Hear! Hear! GA Democrat!  Prag   Feb-26-08 03:10 PM   #39 
  - The idea of trolls is reasonable enough BUT there is more to it than that  Mithreal   Feb-26-08 03:16 PM   #40 
  - AMEN (non-denominational) n/t  steven88   Feb-26-08 03:20 PM   #44 
  - Great post!  Scurrilous   Feb-26-08 03:19 PM   #42 
  - agreed  blue horseshoe   Feb-26-08 09:17 PM   #78 
  - Thanks for your service and your time at DU. Things changed.  freestyle   Feb-26-08 03:21 PM   #45 
  - Things have become testy here.  mmonk   Feb-26-08 03:24 PM   #46 
  - It's been pretty crazy in GDP lately. I hope people read your post and  NC_Nurse   Feb-26-08 03:46 PM   #49 
  - Yeah, a lot of short sighted people not thinking about ending the war, just the race.  caligirl   Feb-26-08 03:47 PM   #50 
  - People will come around  GoPsUx   Feb-26-08 03:49 PM   #51 
  - I know this use to be first site I visited  marlakay   Feb-26-08 03:53 PM   #53 
  - I remember when 1000 posts was a good thing to see.  PurgedVoter   Feb-26-08 04:04 PM   #55 
  - Let's just say I've been away for a while  GA Democrat   Feb-26-08 04:27 PM   #57 
     - I am relatively new and hardly feel entirely confident to respond, but  Mithreal   Feb-26-08 05:02 PM   #61 
        - Perfectly stated...  bagimin   Feb-26-08 07:51 PM   #72 
        - well said n/t  beezlebum   Feb-27-08 07:52 AM   #120 
  - I'm a relatively new member, and I'm wondering the same - what's happened to DU?  Tresalisa   Feb-26-08 04:35 PM   #58 
  - They'll come around.  Laelth   Feb-26-08 04:54 PM   #60 
  - Absolutely agreed : ) nt  Mithreal   Feb-26-08 05:03 PM   #62 
  - K&R ever since I can remember...  Jeffersons Ghost   Feb-26-08 05:05 PM   #63 
  - Well I would say that oue of the canidates is quite devisive.  bagrman   Feb-26-08 06:53 PM   #65 
  - The problem is that there are only DINO dems left in the race. Edwards was our last hope. nt  TheGoldenRule   Feb-26-08 06:59 PM   #66 
  - Many at DU have succombed to the attack-mode mindset  Martin Eden   Feb-26-08 07:11 PM   #68 
  - I don't know  Der Blaue Engel   Feb-26-08 07:50 PM   #71 
  - !!!  emilyg   Feb-27-08 12:10 PM   #161 
     - ???  Der Blaue Engel   Feb-27-08 02:25 PM   #179 
  - OK, here's a thought, maybe we're taking on more than we realize,  mojowork_n   Feb-26-08 09:25 PM   #80 
  - You can't really judge DU as a whole by GD-P.  Forkboy   Feb-26-08 09:45 PM   #81 
  - Thank you.  ingin   Feb-26-08 10:02 PM   #82 
  - Too many people who watch network and cable news and take it as gospel.  izzybeans   Feb-26-08 10:04 PM   #83 
  - Here is part of the problem  H8fascistcons   Feb-26-08 10:06 PM   #84 
  - I will vote for the DEM nominee, whoever it is. n/t  MrsBrady   Feb-26-08 10:08 PM   #85 
  - "Operation Brokered Democratic Convention" happened. A Karl Rove production.  McCamy Taylor   Feb-26-08 10:14 PM   #86 
  - BINGO! GA Dem, this is all that's going on. Period. You're seeing a freep invasion on DU.  Seabiscuit   Feb-27-08 12:06 AM   #93 
  - dont let the GOP bloggers get you down  happygoluckytoyou   Feb-26-08 10:22 PM   #87 
  - do not read this forum (GDP)  LSK   Feb-26-08 10:29 PM   #88 
  - Hang in there guy. I am. It seems to be silly season. I will gladly vote for either of them. I  IsItJustMe   Feb-26-08 10:32 PM   #89 
  - cool post. I've been here awhile too  PretzelWarrior   Feb-26-08 10:45 PM   #90 
  - I am positively thinking it would be fine once the dust settles  ACanadianLiberal   Feb-26-08 11:16 PM   #91 
  - Just a bunch of nonsense that will be over very soon....  Rowdyboy   Feb-26-08 11:18 PM   #92 
  - Hello old timer  English Lady   Feb-27-08 12:18 AM   #95 
  - Nice post and thank you for your service.  unapatriciated   Feb-27-08 12:30 AM   #96 
  - Beatufiul indeed  GA Democrat   Feb-27-08 10:30 AM   #143 
  - Wow...I havent seen your name in a while...Welcome Back!!  Roxy66   Feb-27-08 12:48 AM   #97 
  - Hey Roxy  GA Democrat   Feb-27-08 10:31 AM   #144 
  - Hold on a f*cking minute: Who had to *think* about voting for Hillary.  mrbluto   Feb-27-08 12:55 AM   #98 
  - "I don't think either remaining contender has an excuse for not reigning in their attack dogs..."  ExPatLeftist   Feb-27-08 05:03 AM   #106 
  - If it matters in then general election - then yes.  mrbluto   Feb-27-08 10:57 PM   #195 
  - I'm not here calling out Clinton supporters  GA Democrat   Feb-27-08 10:34 AM   #146 
  - a write in is a vote for the write in..  khaos   Feb-27-08 01:49 AM   #99 
  - 3rd ID? We're practically neighbors,  alphafemale   Feb-27-08 01:58 AM   #100 
  - Hey neighbour  GA Democrat   Feb-27-08 10:36 AM   #147 
  - Do you know what the difference is between a Democrat and a Republican in Georgia?  Major Hogwash   Feb-27-08 02:02 AM   #101 
  - Stop whining, support your fav candidate & trust in the future  Impeachment_Monkey   Feb-27-08 03:14 AM   #102 
  - We have to get a Dem in to end this war.  shaniqua6392   Feb-27-08 04:54 AM   #105 
  - Fifteen years of anti-Clinton smears have screwed up a lot of Democrats.  Perry Logan   Feb-27-08 05:42 AM   #107 
  - "That's what happened to DU"  ExPatLeftist   Feb-27-08 06:20 AM   #109 
  - Thank you  DeeDeeNY   Feb-27-08 06:12 AM   #108 
  - Agree completely!!!  JoePhilly   Feb-27-08 06:57 AM   #110 
  - me too! n/t  beezlebum   Feb-27-08 06:57 AM   #111 
  - 'Gut check time".  ColesCountyDem   Feb-27-08 06:59 AM   #112 
  - Well, for one it's now "cool" to compare the Clinton Campaign to the lynching of black men and boys.  MethuenProgressive   Feb-27-08 07:24 AM   #113 
  - People on both sides have said it and they make me want to vomit.  Marrah_G   Feb-27-08 07:29 AM   #114 
  - Too many DLC Dems have joined in support of Clinton  Bullet1987   Feb-27-08 07:31 AM   #116 
  - Come on now - silly season inded,  lark   Feb-27-08 03:38 PM   #186 
  - Some very important advice.  BrklynLiberal   Feb-27-08 07:45 AM   #117 
  - now I know why this post is on the greatest page. nt  Voice for Peace   Feb-27-08 07:47 AM   #118 
  - I'd like to know when threats of property destruction and bodily harm became acceptable...  Pacifist Patriot   Feb-27-08 07:48 AM   #119 
  - Agreed.  MrsGrumpy   Feb-27-08 07:57 AM   #121 
     - This year my energy is focused on...  Pacifist Patriot   Feb-27-08 08:00 AM   #122 
     - By not voting Dem in the national race  lark   Feb-27-08 03:44 PM   #189 
        - Nope.  MrsGrumpy   Feb-27-08 03:50 PM   #191 
  - What happened....  kenfrequed   Feb-27-08 08:00 AM   #123 
  - i am sorry that you got pulled in to iraq by bush's greed for oil.  flordehinojos   Feb-27-08 08:01 AM   #124 
  - I avoid this place xcept for information in the Tx. forum about running  efhmc   Feb-27-08 08:08 AM   #125 
  - Good Morning Vietnam...  Baby Snooks   Feb-27-08 08:08 AM   #126 
  - It seems  kotsu   Feb-27-08 08:26 AM   #129 
  - Democracy at Work  Magginkat   Feb-27-08 08:27 AM   #130 
  - you served your country to preserve MY RIGHT to vote for whoever i want  bpeale   Feb-27-08 08:49 AM   #131 
  - Good post  pjt7   Feb-27-08 09:29 AM   #135 
  - What happened was Hillary Clinton  Pappy   Feb-27-08 09:42 AM   #136 
  - "assault on their own party"??  barb162   Feb-27-08 10:10 AM   #139 
     - Obama is about change, Hillary is about the status qou  Pappy   Feb-27-08 10:46 AM   #149 
        - Change to what? Evangelical meet-ups chanting yes you can?  barb162   Feb-27-08 11:04 AM   #151 
        - No, positive change  Pappy   Feb-27-08 02:26 PM   #180 
        - Obama is about promoting himself  lark   Feb-27-08 03:56 PM   #193 
           - Obama's message of hope blows aways the Clinton's message of the same old shit  Pappy   Feb-28-08 03:07 PM   #198 
              - Obama gets plenty of money from corporations and lobbyists  barb162   Feb-28-08 10:07 PM   #199 
                 - Your facts are not straight  Pappy   Feb-29-08 08:25 AM   #201 
  - Bless you. I agree. I hope this stops soon. I hope we unite.  DrZeeLit   Feb-27-08 10:00 AM   #137 
  - I Think That a Lot of the Angst you see  mrone2   Feb-27-08 10:09 AM   #138 
  - What happened to DU, you ask?  kestrel91316   Feb-27-08 10:17 AM   #140 
  - Obama people are saying if Hillary wins they won't vote for her.  cat_girl25   Feb-27-08 10:18 AM   #141 
  - HERE HERE !  FATCATs   Feb-27-08 10:34 AM   #145 
  - Here's hoping people will calm down and do the right thing.  stillrockin   Feb-27-08 10:37 AM   #148 
  - I've been here since the beginning too. It's always rough-and-tumble during the primaries  mistertrickster   Feb-27-08 10:55 AM   #150 
  - thank you!  tigereye   Feb-27-08 11:06 AM   #152 
  - Why get emotional over things said on a message board?  Inspired   Feb-27-08 11:19 AM   #154 
  - A bunch of new folks who are more "passionate" have joined the club.  MADem   Feb-27-08 11:23 AM   #156 
  - Democrats vs Repukes  Number9Dream   Feb-27-08 11:50 AM   #159 
  - A buncha whiny crybabies haven't learned. (nt)  redqueen   Feb-27-08 12:06 PM   #160 
  - Thanks for speaking the truth.  skater314159   Feb-27-08 12:25 PM   #163 
  - one little reminder  alyce douglas   Feb-27-08 12:25 PM   #164 
  - DU is a great place  Joey Liberal   Feb-27-08 12:31 PM   #166 
  - Thank you for your service, GA Democrat  democrank   Feb-27-08 12:40 PM   #167 
  - LOL what gets me is you have any hope  humbled_opinion   Feb-27-08 12:46 PM   #168 
  - Even some is better than none.  grace0418   Feb-27-08 01:14 PM   #170 
     - Oh it is no doubt that either Hillary Or Obama  humbled_opinion   Feb-27-08 04:39 PM   #194 
  - I'm tired of soldiers and civilians dying for lies, blood lust, power and oil.  grace0418   Feb-27-08 01:16 PM   #171 
  - Doesn't it just sound insane that you have to state in fact  humbled_opinion   Feb-28-08 06:46 AM   #196 
     - I do not know. Sometimes I feel like we've fallen into some alternate reality.  grace0418   Feb-28-08 02:26 PM   #197 
  - they have forgotten who the enemy is, GA Democrat  Skittles   Feb-27-08 01:35 PM   #172 
  - What happened to you? Why think a couple people rep. the many?  bjobotts   Feb-27-08 01:44 PM   #173 
  - I've read O people say the same if Hillary wins...too few to matter.  bjobotts   Feb-27-08 01:46 PM   #174 
     - Why would you even post such a petty whine? I've seen the future...  bjobotts   Feb-27-08 01:52 PM   #175 
  - Rock of the Marne, Dogface!! (K&R)  Barrymores Ghost   Feb-27-08 01:57 PM   #176 
  - we were all united? somehow, i missed those happy times.  enki23   Feb-27-08 02:21 PM   #178 
     - we've never been more divided  GA Democrat   Feb-29-08 12:42 AM   #200 
 

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