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dailykoff Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Apr-12-08 12:32 AM
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66. This is satire right?
Or yet another stealth Hillary pitch?
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  -Barack Obama's political skills sorely lacking lately Tropics_Dude83  Apr-11-08 07:29 PM   #0 
  - You're a strange breed of supporter. Perhaps you ought to pack it in  wienerdoggie   Apr-11-08 07:31 PM   #1 
  - No I expect a campaign to be run with tact and skill!  Tropics_Dude83   Apr-11-08 07:34 PM   #4 
  - Get a different candidate, already nt  WesDem   Apr-11-08 07:35 PM   #7 
  - well, genius  cali   Apr-11-08 07:36 PM   #11 
  - Obama does it the way Bush did it in 2000 and 2004  niceypoo   Apr-12-08 12:42 AM   #70 
  - And tell me what hillary has done right...  movonne   Apr-11-08 07:38 PM   #15 
  - I don't see where he lacks tact and skill. Sorry if he doesn't constantly  wienerdoggie   Apr-11-08 07:39 PM   #18 
  - I'm tired of the latest Obama misstep being "breaking news" on Countdown, etc.  Tropics_Dude83   Apr-11-08 07:42 PM   #22 
  - So...someone makes up an absurd story and lies about it, and that's somehow more  wienerdoggie   Apr-11-08 07:48 PM   #31 
  - You are bordering weak.....  FrenchieCat   Apr-12-08 12:32 AM   #67 
  - Absolutely right. Hell, sophisticated arguments about middle America worked for Adlai and Dukakis.  ruggerson   Apr-11-08 07:43 PM   #23 
     - "Sophisticated"? Is that an insult now, is it? Obama does pretty well with crowds, and  wienerdoggie   Apr-11-08 07:59 PM   #39 
  - McCain and Clinton are doing the same - they're TIRED and it happens to even the most skilled  blm   Apr-11-08 07:44 PM   #27 
  - Dude - he is not (yet)  JoFerret   Apr-11-08 08:16 PM   #50 
  - Zere vill be no qvestioning of ze party line or you vill be SCHOT!  ruggerson   Apr-11-08 07:35 PM   # 
  - lol  woolldog   Apr-11-08 07:40 PM   #20 
  - Technically, you only have a right to be...  dchill   Apr-11-08 08:13 PM   #48 
  - Actually, no one's more dogged at defending the appalling and absurd than Clinton supporters--  wienerdoggie   Apr-11-08 07:44 PM   #26 
     - Uh. Non sequiter much?  ruggerson   Apr-11-08 07:49 PM   #33 
        - And I'm just commenting on the fact that Hillary supporters almost never  wienerdoggie   Apr-11-08 07:53 PM   #37 
           - Ah but ma petite cherie  ruggerson   Apr-11-08 08:04 PM   #43 
              - C'mon, a girl can't generalize a little on a Friday night? I'm feelin' lazy.  wienerdoggie   Apr-11-08 08:22 PM   #53 
                 - Chelsea?  ruggerson   Apr-11-08 08:37 PM   #56 
                    - LOL! Well, no--I wasn't thinking of her, but you sure want to place yourself  wienerdoggie   Apr-11-08 09:13 PM   #57 
  - Do a little search. This is typical.  blonndee   Apr-11-08 07:36 PM   #10 
     - So he's a little weak kneed  ruggerson   Apr-11-08 07:37 PM   #14 
     - I like to call him Chicken_Little83  woolldog   Apr-11-08 07:44 PM   #28 
        - Again, is it too much to ask that when you have a 10 point national lead and are closing in PA  Tropics_Dude83   Apr-11-08 07:46 PM   #30 
        - I agree it was a dumb comment, and it's frustrating.  woolldog   Apr-11-08 07:51 PM   #36 
        - Hee. I'm so concerned that the sky is falling on the Obama campaign!  blonndee   Apr-11-08 07:49 PM   #34 
  - Lately? Some of your examples while they may be valid are hardly "lately". n/t  elocs   Apr-11-08 07:32 PM   #2 
  - Since S.T., his skills have taken a dive n/t  Tropics_Dude83   Apr-11-08 07:35 PM   #5 
  - Were you alive  Jake3463   Apr-11-08 07:32 PM   #3 
  - Oh CNN has a banner "Obama slams small town America" for an hour and....  Tropics_Dude83   Apr-11-08 07:36 PM   #12 
     - So  Jake3463   Apr-11-08 07:39 PM   #16 
     - And your actual point is?  JoFerret   Apr-11-08 09:14 PM   #58 
     - Oh well, Bill Clinton says black people are car thieves and YOU worry about some reasonable comment  cryingshame   Apr-11-08 07:39 PM   #17 
     - She said that?!  woolldog   Apr-11-08 08:03 PM   #40 
     - What in the world have you been drinking besides Kool ade?  bellasgrams   Apr-11-08 08:05 PM   #46 
     - switch to Fox...  stillcool47   Apr-11-08 07:43 PM   #24 
     - He "masterfully handled it" by lying, just like Hillary "masterfully handled" her own lies.  blonndee   Apr-11-08 07:56 PM   #38 
     - Yeah, he "masterfully handled it". That why....  woolldog   Apr-11-08 08:03 PM   #41 
     - What show on CNN had this headline?  hnmnf   Apr-11-08 08:05 PM   #44 
  - Weak.  SoonerPride   Apr-11-08 07:35 PM   #6 
  - Off-topic: You like roller coasters and horror movies, don't you?  blonndee   Apr-11-08 07:35 PM   #8 
  - Seriously  ruggerson   Apr-11-08 07:36 PM   #9 
  - Not Condemming Farakhan? WTF is wrong with you?  hnmnf   Apr-11-08 07:37 PM   #13 
  - Read the transcript!!  Tropics_Dude83   Apr-11-08 07:40 PM   #19 
  - You read the transcript - I think you are a concern supporter  thevoiceofreason   Apr-11-08 07:44 PM   #25 
  - Are you suggesting the electric chair, shooting squad, gas chamber or  rgbecker   Apr-11-08 07:45 PM   #29 
  - Jump off the train dude..  stillcool47   Apr-11-08 07:42 PM   #21 
  - It gives him the chance to make pithy rebuttals to himself. He's his own devil's advocate.  Straight Shooter   Apr-11-08 07:48 PM   #32 
  - At least he doesn't have to lie about lying. I guess that's a good thing.  blonndee   Apr-11-08 07:50 PM   #35 
  - "Obama's the political equivalent of junk food."  Tellurian   Apr-11-08 08:04 PM   #42 
  - Hillary is a bald faced liar. Obama is not.  SoonerPride   Apr-11-08 08:05 PM   #45 
  - Spoken as a true believer.  Straight Shooter   Apr-11-08 08:35 PM   #55 
  - No one has to infer what he 'really' meant..  stillcool47   Apr-11-08 11:15 PM   #59 
     - Well, that explains the endless discussion, then.  Straight Shooter   Apr-12-08 12:26 AM   #63 
        - or how about that...  stillcool47   Apr-12-08 12:28 AM   #64 
  - Your "disappointment" and "frustration" are duly noted. Don't you have a pot or pan to beat?  faygokid   Apr-11-08 08:06 PM   #47 
  - He is tired, he has been practicing the 3 am phone calls  GoldieAZ49   Apr-11-08 08:13 PM   #49 
  - And Hillary fails to answer the phone while her family banks millions.  blonndee   Apr-11-08 08:25 PM   #54 
  - And he s still ahead of Hillary...  Gore1FL   Apr-11-08 08:16 PM   #51 
  - If his political skills are that bad, it means one of these are true:  karynnj   Apr-11-08 08:17 PM   #52 
  - Goolsbee's NAFTA comments were specially alarming  celophan012   Apr-11-08 11:18 PM   #60 
  - post em if you got em...  stillcool47   Apr-11-08 11:45 PM   #61 
  - I hope you'll have better luck supporting the OTHER candidate. Obama is definitely not for you.  K Gardner   Apr-11-08 11:48 PM   #62 
  - He's succeeded in turning this latest "gaffe" around on Clinton.  anonymous171   Apr-12-08 12:29 AM   #65 
  - This is satire right?  dailykoff   Apr-12-08 12:32 AM   #66 
  - Lately - Those Are OLD, OLD, OLD  otohara   Apr-12-08 12:32 AM   #68 
  - I don't want a president who's a politician...  eek MD   Apr-12-08 12:36 AM   #69 

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