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mtnester Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-27-08 04:20 PM
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2. He did not have to spend all that money
Those in the GLBT community and their familes know exactly what he could do to get their support, and it would not cost a dime.
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  -Obama Reaches Out to the LGBT Community in TX and OH From The Left  Feb-27-08 04:18 PM   #0 
  - Yeah? What's he promising us now?  yardwork   Feb-27-08 04:19 PM   #1 
  - Hallelujah! He's going to send McClurkin out ...  11 Bravo   Feb-27-08 07:52 PM   #36 
  - See  miceelf   Feb-28-08 11:12 AM   #48 
  - Is McClurkin the only thing you have against Obama? Four lesbian ....  Hieronymus   Feb-27-08 11:48 PM   #40 
     - It's fair to say that the McClurkin incident is probably the single thing I have against Obama.  yardwork   Feb-28-08 10:46 AM   #44 
  - He did not have to spend all that money  mtnester   Feb-27-08 04:20 PM   #2 
  - Pandering with ad buys  maddiejoan   Feb-27-08 04:21 PM   #3 
  - Pander, Preach, Patronize  JoFerret   Feb-27-08 04:46 PM   #19 
     - God forbid a politician pander, preach, or patronize for votes .....  Hieronymus   Feb-28-08 12:03 AM   #41 
  - What do the ads say? "Embrace the Change!!"?  Bluebear   Feb-27-08 04:21 PM   #4 
  - I think this is LONG overdue . . . ,  InAbLuEsTaTe   Feb-27-08 04:24 PM   #5 
  - Agree  From The Left   Feb-27-08 04:26 PM   #6 
  - Kudos for what? Buying ads? That is *not* "reaching out" to LGBT's.  Bluebear   Feb-27-08 04:29 PM   #9 
     - Bluebear, you have a point . . .  InAbLuEsTaTe   Feb-27-08 04:39 PM   #12 
        - I will be very curious to see the ads, sincerely.  Bluebear   Feb-27-08 04:41 PM   #15 
           - You know what he could do?  terrya   Feb-27-08 05:15 PM   #25 
              - 'alongside an ad for Miami's White Party' lol....  Bluebear   Feb-27-08 06:08 PM   #30 
                 - There you go.  terrya   Feb-27-08 06:11 PM   #31 
                 - What the fuck is an LGBT magazine, anyway? Like "we" have our "own" magazines?  yardwork   Feb-27-08 11:27 PM   #38 
                    - You use the term "we" when speaking of things gay, how is that ....  Hieronymus   Feb-28-08 12:09 AM   #42 
                       - Are you queer? I am. I'm offended at the idea that the queer community is homogeneous.  yardwork   Feb-28-08 10:38 AM   #43 
  - I hear the ads feature Donnie McClurkin  dbaker41   Feb-27-08 04:28 PM   #7 
  - DU- all McClurkin, all the time  Alhena   Feb-27-08 04:30 PM   #10 
  - Do tell us your objection to gay sensibilities.  Bluebear   Feb-27-08 04:31 PM   #11 
  - How and why does McClurkin = gay sensibilities?  Kristi1696   Feb-27-08 05:29 PM   #27 
     - Simple, no, but not so easily dismissed as the poster's drive-by comment implied.  Bluebear   Feb-27-08 06:06 PM   #29 
  - Sorry if that annoys you...  racaulk   Feb-27-08 04:53 PM   #21 
  - I blame Stern for the McClurkin flap. He was a miserable failure as an advisor  Truth Hurts A Lot   Feb-27-08 04:39 PM   #13 
     - And I blame Obama. it was his judgment  JoFerret   Feb-27-08 04:44 PM   #18 
     - "Vicious Clintonites" had nothing to do with it. Nice effort to shift the blame.  yardwork   Feb-27-08 11:30 PM   #39 
  - from the dallas voice  madrchsod   Feb-27-08 04:29 PM   #8 
  - Thank you for posting this link  From The Left   Feb-27-08 04:40 PM   #14 
  - Is he going to heal them?  JoFerret   Feb-27-08 04:42 PM   #16 
  - Hell, Coors beer advertises in gay magazines and newspapers.  terrya   Feb-27-08 04:42 PM   #17 
  - !!!  racaulk   Feb-27-08 04:54 PM   #23 
  - Are they full-page apologies?  theHandpuppet   Feb-27-08 04:47 PM   #20 
  - They're ads.  terrya   Feb-27-08 04:54 PM   #24 
  - Did his brand rework their logo? A hip new logo can go far.  readmoreoften   Feb-27-08 04:53 PM   #22 
  - A few thousand dollars on ads when  Jamastiene   Feb-27-08 05:22 PM   #26 
  - This should be interesting.  Forkboy   Feb-27-08 05:32 PM   #28 
  - I'm curious about something  FlyingSquirrel   Feb-27-08 07:29 PM   #32 
  - Has Obama placed ads with them, as well?  Bluebear   Feb-27-08 07:33 PM   #33 
  - Heck if I know.  FlyingSquirrel   Feb-27-08 07:36 PM   #34 
  - do you mean a month ago or now?  grantcart   Feb-28-08 11:02 AM   #46 
  - I think the passage you quoted says everything quite nicely  kdpeters   Feb-27-08 07:37 PM   #35 
  - Obama will repeal all of DOMA. Hillary, not so much.  Alexander   Feb-27-08 07:54 PM   #37 
  - The president doesn't have the power to do that alone - we shall see.  yardwork   Feb-28-08 10:49 AM   #45 
  - It would be very interesting to see what ads they place  grantcart   Feb-28-08 11:02 AM   #47 
  - Ads are worthless! Except when they're not. Which depends entirely upon our mood.  Prism   Feb-28-08 11:25 AM   #49 
     - "Our" mood, "my" community: You speak as if we move & think as one.  Bluebear   Feb-28-08 02:53 PM   #50 

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