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102. Exactly right - your post is spot-on. K & R.
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  -Obama showed today how to effectively sink a swiftboat.... scheming daemons  Mar-18-08 02:02 PM   #0 
  - BigTime!!  Life Long Dem   Mar-18-08 02:02 PM   #1 
  - I'm still speechless.  redstate_democrat   Mar-18-08 02:03 PM   #2 
  - Nobody can say whether or not Obama has effectively "sinked a swiftboat" yet  NJSecularist   Mar-18-08 02:03 PM   #3 
  - McCaint can't use Wright, his pastor issues are bigger and more devisive  uponit7771   Mar-18-08 02:27 PM   #34 
  - Hagee and Parsley are minor issues compared to Wright.  NJSecularist   Mar-18-08 02:29 PM   #38 
     - Catholics might not agree with you.  kwenu   Mar-18-08 02:36 PM   #46 
        - I'm an agnostic.  NJSecularist   Mar-18-08 02:40 PM   #49 
           - Right. You're agnostic. Doesn't change anything. Catholics might not agree with you.  kwenu   Mar-18-08 03:12 PM   #69 
  - Well, the biggest difference so far is that newsmedia BROADCAST this speech AND is giving  blm   Mar-18-08 02:39 PM   #47 
  - Reminding us that we are all in the same boat!  ClayZ   Mar-18-08 02:03 PM   #4 
  - Exactly! :)  polichick   Mar-18-08 02:04 PM   #5 
  - So true. He reframed the entire discussion and in positive terms.  sfexpat2000   Mar-18-08 02:04 PM   #6 
  - Or his media trainer deserves all the credit  Juniperx   Mar-18-08 02:05 PM   #9 
     - The trainer wasn't dealing with his relationships or his feelings  sfexpat2000   Mar-18-08 02:15 PM   #25 
        - You're kidding, right?  Juniperx   Mar-18-08 02:32 PM   #42 
           - No and I have been a trainer myself.  sfexpat2000   Mar-18-08 02:34 PM   #43 
              - Unless you've actually worked with the person in question...  Juniperx   Mar-18-08 02:45 PM   #53 
                 - I disagree. Once you've worked with enough people  sfexpat2000   Mar-18-08 02:52 PM   #54 
                    - Right, but that has nothing to do with being able to judge whether...  Juniperx   Mar-18-08 03:09 PM   #64 
                       - Well, not in the same way as when you work in the same room  sfexpat2000   Mar-18-08 03:18 PM   #73 
                          - I couldn't disagree more  Juniperx   Mar-18-08 03:27 PM   #79 
                             - I'm not clear what you are disagreeing with.  sfexpat2000   Mar-18-08 03:32 PM   #82 
                                - I'm just saying I've seen too much...  Juniperx   Mar-18-08 03:35 PM   #85 
                                   - Oh, tell me. I was married to a wiz for 12 years.  sfexpat2000   Mar-18-08 03:47 PM   #90 
                                      - Made me chuckle too...  Juniperx   Mar-18-08 08:24 PM   #110 
  - BS. He stood by a racist and America will remember.  saracat   Mar-18-08 02:04 PM   #7 
  - You need some quiet time alone to examine your soul.......  scheming daemons   Mar-18-08 02:06 PM   #11 
  - Perhaps you need to examine why you think he "won" and what it really says about you.  saracat   Mar-18-08 03:10 PM   #67 
     - You're one, what am I?  Jeff In Milwaukee   Mar-19-08 12:00 PM   #118 
  - Actually, I thought what he did was rather clever...  yibbehobba   Mar-18-08 02:07 PM   #12 
  - baloney and your pathetic wishful thinking.  cali   Mar-18-08 02:08 PM   #14 
  - Well, you won't be able to make nasty comments either...  Juniperx   Mar-18-08 02:44 PM   #52 
  - Odd. Your hatred of Edwards colors all your defense of Obama. Wonder why that is?  saracat   Mar-18-08 03:12 PM   #70 
  - Touche!  Juniperx   Mar-18-08 03:37 PM   #88 
  - Oh look...it's Cali  ClericJohnPreston   Mar-18-08 06:57 PM   #106 
  - Wait until they put side by side  buff2   Mar-18-08 02:11 PM   #19 
  - He didn't admit he heard those specific rants.  CJCRANE   Mar-18-08 02:21 PM   #26 
  - That won't work  buff2   Mar-18-08 02:26 PM   #33 
     - Clinton supporters who are going down this guilt by association road are short sighted  high density   Mar-18-08 02:41 PM   #51 
        - What about non- Clinton supporters who feel the same way? eom  Juniperx   Mar-18-08 03:10 PM   #68 
  - Bitter much?  NDambi   Mar-18-08 02:24 PM   #29 
  - Yep!  buff2   Mar-18-08 02:27 PM   #35 
  - Of course that will appear petty in the face of this speech  NMMatt   Mar-18-08 04:08 PM   #95 
  - I hope you find peace  Botany   Mar-18-08 02:12 PM   #21 
  - I feel badly for you...  DearAbby   Mar-18-08 02:14 PM   #24 
  - Bitter Much?  NDambi   Mar-18-08 02:23 PM   #27 
  - It's funny that Obamas feel a politically motivated speech will make them forget -- NT  DemGa   Mar-18-08 02:23 PM   #28 
  - Dupe  DemGa   Mar-18-08 02:25 PM   #30 
  - This is really hard for me to do.  Hepburn   Mar-18-08 02:30 PM   #39 
  - oops, you maxed the meter  Lerkfish   Mar-18-08 03:04 PM   #61 
  - saracat, did you hear that noise just now?  woolldog   Mar-18-08 06:52 PM   #104 
  - Deletee Dupe  saracat   Mar-18-08 02:05 PM   #8 
  - Let's see McCain do the same thing re pastor John Hagee.  DinahMoeHum   Mar-18-08 02:06 PM   #10 
  - It's humorous how the people who demanded he respond now complain about the response  eleny   Mar-18-08 02:08 PM   #13 
  - Kinda sad really.  InAbLuEsTaTe   Mar-18-08 03:03 PM   #60 
     - You're right, of course  eleny   Mar-18-08 03:10 PM   #66 
  - Hopefully. I think right now we are testing the theories borne out of the 2004 election.  beachmom   Mar-18-08 02:08 PM   #15 
  - BS. He proved he has no scruples by continuing to stand by an America hating racist.  jlake   Mar-18-08 02:09 PM   #16 
  - jlake... just change your Hillary icon to a McCain one... that's where you're headed anyway.....  scheming daemons   Mar-18-08 02:12 PM   #22 
  - I'm sorry, but if you think Obama will be elected president you are either  jlake   Mar-18-08 02:13 PM   #23 
     - 'My friend" "my friend" where is my teleprompter!!  Life Long Dem   Mar-18-08 02:30 PM   #40 
  - Sorry, Lakey...he hit it out the park. Hard pill to swallow, I know, but you'll be okay  NDambi   Mar-18-08 02:25 PM   #31 
  - Meh I'm not worried what some on DU think.... Here in PA  jlake   Mar-18-08 02:27 PM   #36 
     - Hill needs a miracle...and she ain't no saint..so don't expect no rescue..and she need need more  NDambi   Mar-18-08 02:34 PM   #44 
     - If she doesn't win this time, she'll be elected in 2012  jlake   Mar-18-08 02:39 PM   #48 
        - Okay...you hold on to that because no way she wins now..and IMHO then either..she's not the one.  NDambi   Mar-18-08 02:41 PM   #50 
     - Good luck with that 35% blow out!  4_Legs_Good   Mar-18-08 03:13 PM   #71 
     - HELLO!!!! PA isn't the center of the universe, and he doesn't need it to  Kahuna   Mar-18-08 06:57 PM   #105 
        - It's all about the delegates.  jlake   Mar-18-08 07:02 PM   #108 
  - It's perfectly OK to hate America  buff2   Mar-18-08 02:31 PM   #41 
  - I'm black and I certainly don't hate white America...got white folk in my family and in my  NDambi   Mar-18-08 02:36 PM   #45 
  - you think you can't love something and be angry with it?  NorthernSpy   Mar-18-08 03:01 PM   #58 
  - For a guy who doesn't have time to back up your up charges the other night...  Forkboy   Mar-18-08 03:08 PM   #63 
  - I will post it - keep on reminding me, but I may not answer you again until  jlake   Mar-18-08 03:33 PM   #84 
     - You could help yourself and not look like a liar.  Forkboy   Mar-18-08 03:49 PM   #91 
        - I made the charge yesterday.... that is 1 day......  jlake   Mar-18-08 03:49 PM   #92 
           - OOOOOO...you got me there!  Forkboy   Mar-18-08 03:57 PM   #94 
  - That's a lie!  reflection   Mar-19-08 02:43 PM   #119 
     - No, he hangs with the likes of Lieberman and McClurkin.  jlake   Mar-20-08 06:28 AM   #120 
  - Driving home from work I was wondering the same thing.....  Jensen   Mar-18-08 02:10 PM   #17 
  - Standing ovation  DearAbby   Mar-18-08 02:11 PM   #18 
  - Nail meet head, Daemons  PlanetBev   Mar-18-08 02:12 PM   #20 
  - You said it. No more FUCKING RUNNING AND HIDING! GOBAMA!  Ian_rd   Mar-18-08 02:25 PM   #32 
  - One swiftboat, torpedoed!  backscatter712   Mar-18-08 02:29 PM   #37 
  - This entire campaign...  stillcool47   Mar-18-08 02:57 PM   #55 
  - Is Obama vetted now? LOL....  Bullet1987   Mar-18-08 03:01 PM   #59 
  - Obama gave a clinic on how to rebut RW Swiftboat tactics. He made me proud to be a supporter.  InAbLuEsTaTe   Mar-18-08 02:59 PM   #56 
  - Obama is a great man, who will be a great president  nomad1776   Mar-18-08 02:59 PM   #57 
  - That is the way Kerry should've responded to his swiftboating.  grace0418   Mar-18-08 03:08 PM   #62 
  - Yup. Except Kerry lacked charisma  4_Legs_Good   Mar-18-08 03:16 PM   #72 
     - Kerry isn't running this time, and...  politicasista   Mar-18-08 03:46 PM   #89 
  - Very well said  4_Legs_Good   Mar-18-08 03:10 PM   #65 
  - kick  DerekJ   Mar-18-08 03:19 PM   #74 
  - Also, Kerry didn't have US.  knixphan   Mar-18-08 03:21 PM   #75 
  - Bingo! n/t  politicasista   Mar-18-08 03:30 PM   #80 
  - You're naive if you think that all he has to do is give a speech  depakid   Mar-18-08 03:22 PM   #76 
  - This is a speech that'll be referred to again and again  rucky   Mar-18-08 03:37 PM   #87 
  - It'll be referred to, that's for sure  depakid   Mar-18-08 04:12 PM   #97 
  - get ready for more!!  meow mix   Mar-19-08 12:53 AM   #114 
  - K&R  meow mix   Mar-18-08 03:23 PM   #77 
  - Absolutely!  mzmolly   Mar-18-08 03:26 PM   #78 
  - The GOP and their Hillary's Swiftboat repair yard will be working overtime  bambino   Mar-18-08 03:30 PM   #81 
  - rightwingnuts need ignorance in order to thrive  knixphan   Mar-18-08 03:33 PM   #83 
  - America has learned a lot since 2004. I notice it on voice chat I am optimistic.  cooolandrew   Mar-18-08 03:35 PM   #86 
  - Silly Swift Boats don't work on a "Jedi Master"  jefferson_dem   Mar-18-08 03:52 PM   #93 
  - I believe Obama does have one advantage.  Uncle Joe   Mar-18-08 04:10 PM   #96 
  - Absolutely. Imagine what Kerry could have done if he had understood this...  DeadElephant_ORG   Mar-18-08 04:54 PM   #98 
  - K&R  IsItJustMe   Mar-18-08 05:23 PM   #99 
  - Kick.  Megahurtz   Mar-18-08 05:24 PM   #100 
  - turned it around 180 degrees  Tribetime   Mar-18-08 05:29 PM   #101 
  - Exactly right - your post is spot-on. K & R.  apocalypsehow   Mar-18-08 05:31 PM   #102 
  - they were expecting him to cringe and disassociate and do damage control...  NorthernSpy   Mar-18-08 06:28 PM   #103 
  - Congratulations!  Auntie Bush   Mar-18-08 07:00 PM   #107 
  - "whether America is smart enough to realize this will decide whether America deserves it."  ChimpersMcSmirkers   Mar-18-08 07:05 PM   #109 
  - self-kick  scheming daemons   Mar-18-08 10:14 PM   #111 
  - K&R  meow mix   Mar-18-08 11:36 PM   #112 
  - TAKE THEM DIRECTLY ON! K&R. n/t  Tatiana   Mar-19-08 12:10 AM   #113 
  - Whatever.  mhatrw   Mar-19-08 05:03 AM   #115 
  - Deleted.  Perry Logan   Mar-19-08 05:54 AM   #116 
  - Agreed  Magleetis   Mar-19-08 11:56 AM   #117 
  - He sunk his career, he didn't save it. nt  MassDemm   Mar-20-08 06:34 AM   #121 
 

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