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95. Majority of dems in Congress voted against the war.
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  -I'm tempted to change my vote next Tuesday to Clinton. Seriously cali  Feb-27-08 12:36 PM   #0 
  - This is a good AP video on that  LadyVT   Feb-27-08 12:37 PM   #1 
  - I don't need a video  cali   Feb-27-08 12:40 PM   #4 
  - Stay the course, Cali...  Labors of Hercules   Feb-27-08 12:58 PM   #44 
  - It's a video on gender in the race; interviews women, it's independently made  LadyVT   Feb-27-08 03:20 PM   #135 
  - LOL! "She worries about the household chores?!"...  misanthrope   Feb-27-08 12:52 PM   #35 
     - It was not a child  susankh4   Feb-27-08 01:02 PM   #55 
        - You're right...  misanthrope   Feb-27-08 02:42 PM   #122 
  - There is sexism and there is racism. It's shameful. But not a reason to vote  gateley   Feb-27-08 12:39 PM   #2 
  - It's pretty bad. I agree.  crispini   Feb-27-08 12:39 PM   #3 
  - You are one of the most level-headed people here  thevoiceofreason   Feb-27-08 12:52 PM   #33 
     - LOL, thanks!  crispini   Feb-27-08 01:12 PM   #72 
        - Kind of?  thevoiceofreason   Feb-27-08 01:15 PM   #76 
           - Have you checked your Democratic early voting numbers yet?  crispini   Feb-27-08 01:18 PM   #83 
              - We don't have those numbers by precinct yet  thevoiceofreason   Feb-27-08 01:47 PM   #103 
                 - Ye cats.  crispini   Feb-27-08 02:03 PM   #112 
  - Go vote for HRC then. We won't stop you.  NJSecularist   Feb-27-08 12:40 PM   #5 
  - Read her whole post.  Maddy McCall   Feb-27-08 12:42 PM   #8 
  - I did. It's either she is going to vote for HRC or she isn't.  NJSecularist   Feb-27-08 12:44 PM   #15 
     - voting for her based on what her opponents say is absurd  griffi94   Feb-27-08 12:47 PM   #26 
     - No, actually you can't. And it's absurd to think otherwise.  NJSecularist   Feb-27-08 12:50 PM   #32 
        - well maybe you can't  griffi94   Feb-27-08 01:00 PM   #51 
     - NO, you couldn't have read the whole post  The Anti-Bush   Feb-27-08 12:52 PM   #34 
     - Spoken like a true sexist.  MyPetRock   Feb-27-08 01:00 PM   #49 
     - "OK, I won't be voting for Clinton on Tuesday,"---here, your OUTRAGE is showing.  rodeodance   Feb-27-08 01:05 PM   #63 
  - Aha! nt  crispini   Feb-27-08 12:42 PM   #10 
  - Nothing to say about the grotesque sexism that's played out?  cali   Feb-27-08 12:43 PM   #11 
  - What do you want me to do about it?  NJSecularist   Feb-27-08 12:46 PM   #22 
     - NJS, it is not just because she is female, it's because people are  bellasgrams   Feb-27-08 01:23 PM   #93 
        - I wouldn't want to be around the rabid supporters of either one  dansolo   Feb-27-08 08:59 PM   #165 
           - Some, but not all  lastliberalintexas   Feb-27-08 09:37 PM   #172 
  - She's not switching her vote - read the OP  WesDem   Feb-27-08 12:46 PM   #21 
  - Thank you, WesDem for getting what I was trying to  cali   Feb-27-08 12:48 PM   # 
  - Read - then react.  emilyg   Feb-27-08 12:58 PM   #43 
  - Totally agree with that.  woolldog   Feb-27-08 03:33 PM   #140 
  - Does it occur to you that your response tends to reinforce the OP's point?  yardwork   Feb-27-08 03:36 PM   #141 
  - I would vote for Obama if the racism were as pernicious against him as sexism against HRC. n/t  Straight Shooter   Feb-27-08 12:40 PM   #6 
  - Yes, sexism is wrong...and HRC may currently be a victim of it.  MercutioATC   Feb-27-08 12:40 PM   #7 
  - Read her whole post.  Maddy McCall   Feb-27-08 12:42 PM   #9 
  - I did. Yes, I know she's still voting for Obama. I was questioning the motivation  MercutioATC   Feb-27-08 12:43 PM   #13 
     - You are just being petty now. n/t  The Anti-Bush   Feb-27-08 12:54 PM   #37 
     - ??  MercutioATC   Feb-27-08 08:55 PM   #162 
     - you have no clue do you.  rodeodance   Feb-27-08 01:18 PM   #84 
  - Actually, yes....  susankh4   Feb-27-08 01:06 PM   #64 
  - There will always be idiots on the Internet.  backscatter712   Feb-27-08 12:43 PM   #12 
  - They asked her last night if she had any regrets and she said  bellasgrams   Feb-27-08 01:27 PM   #96 
     - she regrets it didn't turn out like she hoped - for herself.  Whisp   Feb-27-08 01:52 PM   #105 
  - i was for edwards  griffi94   Feb-27-08 12:43 PM   #14 
  - Hillary Is A Fundamentally Decent Person...  DemocratSinceBirth   Feb-27-08 12:44 PM   #16 
  - The trouble is the sexism and hateful comments were prevalent  Auntie Bush   Feb-27-08 01:03 PM   #57 
  - changing your vote won't solve things  subsuelo   Feb-27-08 12:44 PM   #17 
  - you should. people here can scream what they want, but obama reminds me most of a  lionesspriyanka   Feb-27-08 12:45 PM   #18 
  - not trying to start any flamewar  griffi94   Feb-27-08 12:58 PM   #45 
  - "you can put any kind of label you want on an empty jar"  Lerkfish   Feb-27-08 12:45 PM   #19 
  - Ridiculous as ever, I see. I never supported HIllary Clinton  cali   Feb-27-08 12:55 PM   #39 
     - you have proof to back up your accusations of me as sexist?  Lerkfish   Feb-27-08 02:06 PM   #114 
        - I didn't call you sexist. And you better damned well  cali   Feb-27-08 02:25 PM   #115 
           - I have always condemned sexism.  Lerkfish   Feb-27-08 03:53 PM   #144 
  - "her thighness" ???? That deserves a tombstone..  UndertheOcean   Feb-27-08 12:46 PM   #20 
  - The "her thighness" Quote Was From A Troll...  JimGinPA   Feb-27-08 12:47 PM   #23 
  - Because "non-troll" Obama supporters have never said anything sexist about Hillary?  bullwinkle428   Feb-27-08 12:56 PM   #40 
     - Not To Bicker...  JimGinPA   Feb-27-08 01:16 PM   # 
        - And thank you for doing a bang-up job to prove Cali's point!  bullwinkle428   Feb-27-08 03:14 PM   #131 
  - there are a lot of people who are emboldened by their anonymity on DU  FLDem5   Feb-27-08 12:47 PM   #24 
  - I think the isms have been overplayed gratuitously in this campaign.  AtomicKitten   Feb-27-08 12:47 PM   #25 
  - Agreed. Some people will be offended by anything.  NJSecularist   Feb-27-08 12:48 PM   #28 
     - indeed and much of it I suspect is subterfuge  AtomicKitten   Feb-27-08 01:03 PM   #56 
  - You are speaking for women everywhere Cali.  shaniqua6392   Feb-27-08 12:48 PM   #27 
  - She doesn't speak for me. And I can imagine a lot of women disagree  beachmom   Feb-27-08 04:20 PM   #147 
     - Her campaign mistakes don't cancel out the really vile sexism in the media  eridani   Feb-28-08 03:18 AM   #177 
  - Thank you and recommended.  terrya   Feb-27-08 12:49 PM   #29 
  - And Obama  CatnHat   Feb-27-08 01:54 PM   #106 
  - A lot of newbies on the board cali  Submariner   Feb-27-08 12:49 PM   #30 
  - You should vote for who you think will be the better prez.  totodeinhere   Feb-27-08 12:50 PM   #31 
  - Fortunately Obama isn't like some of his fans here at DU. nt  ginnyinWI   Feb-27-08 12:54 PM   #36 
  - There have been a few objectionable posts here, but as a woman,  beachmom   Feb-27-08 12:55 PM   #38 
  - Good post, beachmom..  zidzi   Feb-27-08 01:00 PM   #48 
  - Try reading for comprehension  cali   Feb-27-08 01:01 PM   #54 
  - I know you said that, but to even hint that you considered changing  beachmom   Feb-27-08 03:09 PM   #129 
     - it's called a rhetorical device  cali   Feb-27-08 03:13 PM   #130 
        - Okay, I disagree about "the level of hate directed at Hillary Clinton".  beachmom   Feb-27-08 04:16 PM   #146 
  - You know what's stupid?  Hoof Hearted   Feb-27-08 08:38 PM   #158 
  - Don't be silly  BeyondGeography   Feb-27-08 12:56 PM   #41 
  - Remember when you stated that the party wasn't severed? It is, and mostly over the rampant sexism.  goldcanyonaz   Feb-27-08 12:57 PM   #42 
  - It's not just women.  Stand and Fight   Feb-27-08 02:30 PM   #117 
  - I might just decide to do some  maddiejoan   Feb-27-08 03:23 PM   #137 
  - I really hope that's not the case  lastliberalintexas   Feb-27-08 09:45 PM   #174 
  - Thank you  Lannigan   Feb-27-08 12:58 PM   #46 
  - It is a problem with open forums like this  thevoiceofreason   Feb-27-08 01:18 PM   #82 
  - Do you think Obama is sexist or a bigot?  JackORoses   Feb-27-08 12:59 PM   #47 
  - Of course not. And try reading. I state clearly in the OP  cali   Feb-27-08 01:03 PM   #58 
     - I know you aren't changing your vote. The questions were rhetorical.  JackORoses   Feb-27-08 01:20 PM   #85 
  - I've been reading DU for quite a while now and this is nothing new...  Whisp   Feb-27-08 01:00 PM   #50 
  - you raise a very good but subtle point  griffi94   Feb-27-08 01:18 PM   #81 
  - my choice was based on the IWR.  Whisp   Feb-27-08 01:31 PM   #98 
  - I read your post and my first thought was "bastard."  Hoof Hearted   Feb-27-08 08:58 PM   #164 
  - whew on the vote catch.  votesomemore   Feb-27-08 01:00 PM   #52 
  - The sexism is out of control here, and it's mostly new users. I think it's mostly  Occam Bandage   Feb-27-08 01:00 PM   #53 
  - how about the sexist remarks against Monica, Ann Coulter, Katerine Harris, etc..  Whisp   Feb-27-08 02:03 PM   #111 
     - I'll admit that  Occam Bandage   Feb-27-08 09:44 PM   #173 
  - You are going to vote based on what  donheld   Feb-27-08 01:03 PM   #59 
  - No. I'm not. And you'd be better served by reading the whole OP  cali   Feb-27-08 01:05 PM   #62 
     - It is an unpleasant situation, I agree.  thevoiceofreason   Feb-27-08 01:08 PM   #69 
  - If you vowed you'd never vote for anyone in the Primary who voted for the IWR  mtnsnake   Feb-27-08 01:05 PM   #60 
  - He didn't vote for it. Period. And he has NOT voted to fund it each  cali   Feb-27-08 01:07 PM   #65 
  - That's odd. Then why did Barack agree w/Hillary last night when she said they both voted to fund it?  mtnsnake   Feb-27-08 01:16 PM   # 
  - many here have made their assesment based on the NON-existant non-"vote"  rodeodance   Feb-27-08 01:07 PM   #68 
  - It's just the Internets Cali  snooper2   Feb-27-08 01:05 PM   #61 
  - Maybe there is a lot of sexism, but  FrenchieCat   Feb-27-08 01:07 PM   #66 
  - I'm not going to get into a fight over who's had it worse  cali   Feb-27-08 01:17 PM   #80 
     - I wasn't wanting to engage in a fight either.......but simply responding to your post......  FrenchieCat   Feb-27-08 01:28 PM   #97 
        - Interesting reading..  zidzi   Feb-27-08 04:09 PM   #145 
        - No one of stable mind believes Cunningham is suddenly a liberal Democrat  Hoof Hearted   Feb-27-08 09:16 PM   #169 
        - Don't forget how many threads there were here about Farrakhan  JVS   Feb-28-08 04:05 AM   #184 
  - DEFINETLY!!!  RockyTorres   Feb-27-08 01:07 PM   #67 
  - Thanks for post on the prevalant sexism that exists. btw----........"thighness" was  rodeodance   Feb-27-08 01:10 PM   #70 
  - Cali, there are a lot points we don't agree on, but this is not one of them,  madmom   Feb-27-08 01:10 PM   #71 
  - And my favorite from upthread - "she should be more like Obama"  Hoof Hearted   Feb-27-08 09:25 PM   #170 
  - Is "her thighness" sexist?  lynyrd_skynyrd   Feb-27-08 01:13 PM   #73 
  - Yes, when used in the context of women. Let this be a time of learning for you.  rodeodance   Feb-27-08 01:16 PM   #79 
  - yes and I think you're clueless about the subject. sorry.  cali   Feb-27-08 01:20 PM   #87 
  - yes it is. I doubt Ted Kennedy has good thighs, but nobody talks about him in those terms  JVS   Feb-28-08 04:06 AM   #185 
  - To my mind it's the high influence of media they need to switch it off go cspan and liberal radio.  cooolandrew   Feb-27-08 01:14 PM   #74 
  - She 'did not' vote for the war. She voted to give Bush the  bellasgrams   Feb-27-08 01:14 PM   #75 
  - Baloney. She voted to give bush a blank check. period.  cali   Feb-27-08 01:22 PM   #90 
  - You've got more spin than a top that's out of control  mtnsnake   Feb-27-08 01:58 PM   #107 
  - Majority of dems in Congress voted against the war.  hnmnf   Feb-27-08 01:27 PM   #95 
  - Suggestion for a thread on SEXISM -- gathering together a whole collection, w/URLs from DU and ...  cloudythescribbler   Feb-27-08 01:15 PM   #77 
  - Here is one that tries to excuse sexist words.  uppityperson   Feb-27-08 01:51 PM   #104 
  - It was shocking to see just how much has been considered acceptable  Lone_Star_Dem   Feb-27-08 01:15 PM   #78 
  - like when chris matthews said  griffi94   Feb-27-08 01:23 PM   #91 
     - That's one good example  Lone_Star_Dem   Feb-27-08 01:42 PM   #101 
  - What has really gotten to me about the sexism on this board is  Arkansas Granny   Feb-27-08 01:20 PM   #86 
  - I do remember that you called it out way before the primaries.  MassDemm   Feb-27-08 01:20 PM   #88 
  - Thank you for your honesty.  theHandpuppet   Feb-27-08 01:22 PM   #89 
  - What cali said.  ieoeja   Feb-27-08 01:23 PM   #92 
  - I voted for Obama in the primary but the sexism against Clinton is disgusting  thecatburgler   Feb-27-08 01:26 PM   #94 
  - Thanks, Cali.  tandot   Feb-27-08 01:32 PM   #99 
  - Don't let the crazies influence your decision...  countryjake   Feb-27-08 01:39 PM   #100 
  - I'm with you all the way Cali.  mzmolly   Feb-27-08 01:42 PM   #102 
  - Do you think the media treated Al Gore fairly?  DefenseLawyer   Feb-27-08 01:59 PM   #108 
  - Wow thats really stupid...  Thepricebreaker   Feb-27-08 02:01 PM   #109 
  - Why don't you read her whole post  theHandpuppet   Feb-27-08 02:03 PM   #110 
  - Or even the first line about lazy gits :)  cali   Feb-27-08 02:40 PM   #120 
  - You know what's really mind bogglingly stupid?  cali   Feb-27-08 02:39 PM   #119 
  - Obama supporters, chill out  democrattotheend   Feb-27-08 02:05 PM   #113 
  - Anyone who changes their vote based on some anon bulletin board is a fucking idiot  Independent-Voter   Feb-27-08 02:26 PM   #116 
  - Another candidate for reading comprehension tutoring  cali   Feb-27-08 02:37 PM   #118 
  - Anyone who doesn't read the full post before commenting...  Stand and Fight   Feb-27-08 02:40 PM   #121 
  - You are describing the "Obama backlash"  DemGa   Feb-27-08 02:44 PM   #123 
  - No. I'm not. Did you read my post?  cali   Feb-27-08 03:02 PM   #127 
     - Yes, I did read your post  DemGa   Feb-27-08 03:15 PM   #132 
  - You're right.  Blue_In_AK   Feb-27-08 02:51 PM   #124 
  - With regards to the MSM, are we really seeing sexism or just Clinton-loathing?  Kristi1696   Feb-27-08 02:55 PM   #125 
  - you are correct, but you should really just write in Kucinich; people are giving O way too much cred  VotesForWomen   Feb-27-08 02:56 PM   #126 
  - um. no. I don't do stupid or symbolic  cali   Feb-27-08 03:04 PM   #128 
     - Cali, I respect your willingness to post about this.  LadyVT   Feb-27-08 03:23 PM   #136 
  - Sorry, I have no respect for "pity/backlash" voting. Or threats of it.  wienerdoggie   Feb-27-08 03:18 PM   #133 
  - And I have very little respect for people with poor reading comprehension  cali   Feb-27-08 03:26 PM   #138 
     - I read, and comprehended your post. You could have decried the  wienerdoggie   Feb-27-08 03:38 PM   #142 
  - ...  Kittycat   Feb-27-08 03:19 PM   #134 
  - cali--you're dead on.  dmsRoar   Feb-27-08 03:28 PM   #139 
  - Read this Cali-Do you believe Obama would have sold out these folks to the powerful?  mod mom   Feb-27-08 03:41 PM   #143 
  - here's an interesting post  Lerkfish   Feb-27-08 04:36 PM   #148 
  - Can I get the gist of it?  sniffa   Feb-27-08 04:41 PM   #150 
     - I'm really loathe to, but here you go  Lerkfish   Feb-27-08 04:44 PM   #151 
        - Wow  sniffa   Feb-27-08 04:57 PM   #152 
        - amazing, isn't it?  Lerkfish   Feb-27-08 05:06 PM   #153 
        - poster WHERE? and WHERE is your LINK?  Hoof Hearted   Feb-27-08 09:33 PM   #171 
  - What do you think of Hillary's statement last night about regretting her IWR vote?  elixir   Feb-27-08 04:38 PM   #149 
  - JE's apology didn't cut it for me and neither does Clinton's  cali   Feb-28-08 03:28 AM   #180 
  - I couldn't agree more with your premise.  Mike03   Feb-27-08 05:25 PM   #154 
  - A major kick and rec for a righteous "Shrill" "Shrew...."  Mike03   Feb-27-08 05:28 PM   #155 
  - I am just about there with you, too.  David Zephyr   Feb-27-08 05:34 PM   #156 
  - thank you, David, for understanding how I feel  cali   Feb-28-08 03:30 AM   #181 
  - I'VE NEVER EVER RESPONDED TO ANY THREAD IN ALL CAPS IN MY LIFE BUT ** ** ** THANK YOU CALI ** ** **  Hoof Hearted   Feb-27-08 08:06 PM   #157 
  - LOL!! Please, take me OUT of the mountains for a week  cali   Feb-28-08 03:32 AM   #182 
  - BRO'S not HO'S, man  Mezzo   Feb-27-08 08:47 PM   #159 
  - A google search for  Occam Bandage   Feb-27-08 09:47 PM   #175 
     - teh google. teh mughty, might google.  Mezzo   Feb-28-08 04:28 PM   #192 
  - Wish you would... Sexism is a HUGE problem not just here but thruout the country!  demo dutch   Feb-27-08 08:51 PM   #160 
  - There are plenty of perfectly good reasons not to support Clinton.  leftofthedial   Feb-27-08 08:53 PM   #161 
  - Another call for solidarity against sexism. Agreed.  Bongo Prophet   Feb-27-08 08:57 PM   #163 
  - "Her thighness"?!?!?! I really hope everyone alerted on that one!  AZBlue   Feb-27-08 09:08 PM   #166 
  - Fellow Obama supporter who hates sexism...  writes3000   Feb-27-08 09:14 PM   #167 
  - We've disagreed on everything it seems  goodgd_yall   Feb-27-08 09:15 PM   #168 
  - How is "your thighness" different than making fun of Mcain being ugly... someone short, fat, bald...  Levgreee   Feb-27-08 09:54 PM   #176 
  - Cali, I agree with you for the first time in months.  avrdream   Feb-28-08 03:20 AM   #178 
  - The glass ceiling is still there and still unconciously accepted  CreekDog   Feb-28-08 03:24 AM   #179 
  - While we're at it, cali, you need to find out if either of these guys is lying to us about NAFTA  Leopolds Ghost   Feb-28-08 03:57 AM   #183 
  - What of the misandry? Nobody cares? Figures. n/t  casus belli   Feb-28-08 04:07 AM   #186 
  - In some cases yes, in other cases not so much.  JVS   Feb-28-08 04:12 AM   #187 
  - It's a shame you don't feel the same about anti-gay bigotry  MagsDem   Feb-28-08 04:13 AM   #188 
  - Aw, but I do deplore homophobia  cali   Feb-28-08 04:25 AM   #189 
     - Wish I knew who you were talking to.  casus belli   Feb-28-08 04:27 AM   #190 
  - Really? Did you learn anything about the rampant RACISM in  Kahuna   Feb-28-08 06:18 AM   #191 
 

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