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34. Another misleading thread: he said most SUPERdelagates
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  -Howard Dean, MTP ..."The MOST delegates wins" Blarch  Apr-27-08 10:15 AM   #0 
  - Happy to be the first rec  IDemo   Apr-27-08 10:18 AM   #1 
  - Simple MATH: If remaining pledged delegates split 50/50, Clinton needs 69% of uncommitted Super Ds.  tiptoe   Apr-30-08 12:22 AM   #108 
  - The only rules Clinton follows are hers.. made up to fit her needs at the moment.  K Gardner   Apr-27-08 10:19 AM   #2 
  - He leaned forward and slowed his speech...  Blarch   Apr-27-08 10:22 AM   #5 
  - That is so friggin awesome! He put it in her face - NO SPECIAL EXCEPTIONS, clinton!  Zhade   Apr-27-08 04:50 PM   #28 
  - Sounds like someone I dated once and dumped  Triana   Apr-27-08 10:25 AM   #8 
  - "Malignant Narcissism"  reflection   Apr-27-08 05:29 PM   #32 
  - I saw your post...  Captain Angry   Apr-27-08 07:12 PM   #38 
     - Rush got it from South Park.  reflection   Apr-28-08 08:33 AM   #86 
  - I have been saying this for months now  proud2Blib   Apr-28-08 07:16 AM   #75 
  - Actually, Dean is wrong. 2025 are needed, he needs to stop trying to change the rules  LVjinx   Apr-27-08 10:06 PM   #56 
  - No you're WRONG  krawhitham   Apr-28-08 01:09 AM   #66 
  - Yes...  N4457S   Apr-28-08 10:10 AM   #93 
  - I guess Howard is "dead" to the Clintons?  Va Lefty   Apr-27-08 10:21 AM   #3 
  - Howard was "dead" to the Clintons in 2003  newmajority   Apr-27-08 11:15 AM   #17 
     - I can't believe I am going to say this, but given his endorsement of Hillary  48percenter   Apr-28-08 08:04 AM   #82 
        - Clinton's DLC buddy, Lieberman, was also working full-time against...  PassingFair   Apr-28-08 09:42 AM   #90 
  - Whoever gets to the magic number* (from pledged and super dels) gets the nomination  4themind   Apr-27-08 10:22 AM   #4 
  - he said ..."The rules say ..the most delegates wins"  Blarch   Apr-27-08 10:24 AM   #7 
     - He's right and there are two types of delegates-nt  4themind   Apr-27-08 11:14 AM   #16 
        - There are three types of delegates--elected, caucus and super. All count equally. (eom)  StevieM   Apr-27-08 04:47 PM   #25 
           - no pledged and unpledged...  mckeown1128   Apr-27-08 07:29 PM   #45 
           - That is incorrect.  Political Heretic   Apr-28-08 02:51 AM   #70 
           - k, so let's do the math!  evolvingsteve   Apr-28-08 10:56 AM   #94 
  - K/R. Hear that Hillary, "the most delegates."  Window   Apr-27-08 10:23 AM   #6 
  - K & R  Scurrilous   Apr-27-08 10:31 AM   #9 
  - Dean is the man.  JNelson6563   Apr-27-08 10:31 AM   #10 
  - He made a point of the one who had the most elected and super delegates  dmordue   Apr-27-08 10:36 AM   #11 
  - Makes good sense. If BO is raising more $ and has a broader, deeper fundraising  Raven   Apr-27-08 10:39 AM   #12 
  - Especially with the new co-financing deal between the DNC and the Obama campaign.  Zhade   Apr-27-08 04:54 PM   #29 
  - That is the way the process is intended to work  psychopomp   Apr-27-08 10:41 AM   #13 
  - Well, I don't think anyone is contesting that  dbmk   Apr-27-08 10:43 AM   #14 
  - You ar right of course  AZSlacker   Apr-27-08 09:35 PM   #55 
  - Dean ...  Blarch   Apr-27-08 10:43 AM   #15 
  - You forgot your sarcasm drippy thing!  greiner3   Apr-28-08 09:05 AM   #89 
  - Video up now.  madfloridian   Apr-27-08 11:19 AM   #18 
  - of course  MonkeyFunk   Apr-27-08 11:20 AM   #19 
  - HAHAHAHAHA!! Yeah, right, suuuure you haven't.  Zhade   Apr-27-08 04:55 PM   #30 
  - Seriously  MonkeyFunk   Apr-27-08 05:26 PM   #31 
     - People have argued about a plurality versus an absolute majority.  whopis01   Apr-27-08 09:18 PM   #52 
        - I've never heard that  MonkeyFunk   Apr-28-08 12:57 AM   #65 
           - Is it?  Fedja   Apr-28-08 01:14 AM   #67 
           - Did you read the OP? That was the argument being made there.  whopis01   Apr-28-08 12:10 PM   #97 
  - You're telling me/us that you haven't heard the popular vote argument?  RUMMYisFROSTED   Apr-28-08 07:50 AM   #79 
     - And who is that argument directed at? Superdelegates who can vote as they please.  rinsd   Apr-28-08 03:08 PM   #102 
        - And when will that happen?  RUMMYisFROSTED   Apr-28-08 04:34 PM   #103 
           - Superdelegates vote at the convention.  rinsd   Apr-28-08 05:04 PM   #104 
              - And the leaders have made it abundantly clear that  RUMMYisFROSTED   Apr-29-08 08:23 AM   #106 
  - Rules is Rules  otohara   Apr-27-08 11:22 AM   #20 
  - I do love that good doctor!  bbgrunt   Apr-27-08 01:13 PM   #21 
  - That is such a great picture of Howard!  Left coast liberal   Apr-27-08 04:13 PM   #22 
  - Love that picture - I'm in it!  democrattotheend   Apr-28-08 12:03 AM   #63 
     - lol  evolvingsteve   Apr-29-08 10:22 PM   #107 
  - Dean didn't take sides  Enrique   Apr-27-08 04:41 PM   #23 
  - Actually, the rules say...  DemVet   Apr-27-08 04:45 PM   #24 
  - they'll trake lots of things into consideration and hill does not  cali   Apr-27-08 04:49 PM   #27 
  - So when enough SDs vote to give Barack 2025  SoCalDem   Apr-27-08 05:43 PM   #33 
  - Most of the SDs have already decided, and it has almost been split down the middle.  PseudoIntellect   Apr-27-08 05:46 PM   #36 
  - Indeed. Obama will be the nominee.  Zhade   Apr-27-08 04:49 PM   #26 
  - Another misleading thread: he said most SUPERdelagates  frickaline   Apr-27-08 05:44 PM   #34 
  - yes he said Superdelegates not delegates, however.............  bambino   Apr-27-08 07:24 PM   #41 
  - Bull shit.  Blarch   Apr-28-08 06:07 AM   #72 
  - not true - quotes enclosed  frickaline   Apr-28-08 09:01 AM   #88 
  - You wish (n/t)  harun   Apr-28-08 07:44 AM   #78 
  - as an undecided voter - I Don't *wish* ... I just read  frickaline   Apr-28-08 08:59 AM   #87 
  - that doesnt even make sense  LSK   Apr-28-08 10:02 AM   #92 
  - The rules don't have her winning, so no, she doesn't want them to be followed.  PseudoIntellect   Apr-27-08 05:44 PM   #35 
  - He brought me back to the Party  MNBrewer   Apr-27-08 07:09 PM   #37 
  - I'm glad he keeps reminding the candidates that they have responsibilities.  Captain Angry   Apr-27-08 07:21 PM   #39 
  - I think he's doing a really fine job with this very difficult situation  frickaline   Apr-27-08 07:25 PM   #42 
  - Why ask her? You know she'll just change the subject  kenny blankenship   Apr-27-08 07:22 PM   #40 
  - does that mean he said this on Meet the Press today? eom  ihelpu2see   Apr-27-08 07:26 PM   #43 
  - Yep. Russert said, "ELECTED delegates?" and Dean responded, "Delegates."  Yossariant   Apr-27-08 07:26 PM   #44 
  - Personally, I think this post is misleading ! He didn't say that  Laura PackYourBags   Apr-27-08 07:33 PM   #46 
  - He quoted the rules, and he said he did not think it would happen that way.  madfloridian   Apr-27-08 07:51 PM   #49 
  - You are lying...  Blarch   Apr-28-08 06:10 AM   #73 
     - Right - I know that - I was referring to what he said about SDs using  Laura PackYourBags   Apr-28-08 08:24 AM   #85 
  - Thank you, Dear Dean!  zidzi   Apr-27-08 07:34 PM   #47 
  - Don't be deceived.  kentuck   Apr-27-08 07:38 PM   #48 
  - Isn't fundraising a sign of "electability" and "popular votes" . . . ???  defendandprotect   Apr-27-08 07:54 PM   #50 
  - Dean was a little shaky with his stances this morning  mcollier   Apr-27-08 07:59 PM   #51 
  - That's a questionable argument.  Zynx   Apr-27-08 09:21 PM   #53 
  - Has he single handedly chosen for the superdelegates?  annie1   Apr-27-08 09:29 PM   #54 
  - There's my man!  mzmolly   Apr-27-08 10:23 PM   #57 
  - Well, maybe a war with the democratic party is needed  debbierlus   Apr-27-08 10:26 PM   #58 
  - DEMS da RULES  psychopomp   Apr-27-08 10:34 PM   #59 
  - Dean is right, at the end of first ballot voting, one candidate will have 2024+ delegates.  tritsofme   Apr-27-08 10:46 PM   #60 
  - That is a great picture.  xxqqqzme   Apr-27-08 11:06 PM   #61 
  - That's me in that picture!  democrattotheend   Apr-27-08 11:33 PM   #62 
  - You have a great, great face. So warm and genuine. n/t  writes3000   Apr-28-08 12:55 AM   #64 
  - Are you the person in the cap holding up the sign?  Apollo11   Apr-28-08 06:10 AM   #74 
  - Yup, that's me  democrattotheend   Apr-28-08 08:09 AM   #83 
     - Awesome!  Apollo11   Apr-28-08 03:03 PM   #100 
  - I'm in love  Rex_Goodheart   Apr-28-08 07:26 AM   #76 
  - k&r  quantass   Apr-28-08 02:31 AM   #68 
  - That's it! Those are the rules!  FrenchieCat   Apr-28-08 02:49 AM   #69 
  - Howard Dean is being totally fair and balanced  Apollo11   Apr-28-08 06:02 AM   #71 
  - Yep. That's how the rules of the DNC work.  Mystery2Me   Apr-28-08 07:32 AM   #77 
  - Hillary: "Rules? We don't need no stinkin' rules!"  baldguy   Apr-28-08 07:58 AM   #80 
  - That picture brings me back to the days  Pavlovs DiOgie   Apr-28-08 08:00 AM   #81 
  - This is just too complicated for Hillary supporters to understand...  undeterred   Apr-28-08 08:18 AM   #84 
  - You people are just figuring this out?  Iggo   Apr-28-08 09:46 AM   #91 
  - Hasn't it always been about the number of delegate that will determine  Arkansas Granny   Apr-28-08 11:17 AM   #95 
  - Go Howard-  knixphan   Apr-28-08 11:23 AM   #96 
  - Good-bye Hillary. Good-bye Bubba. Take your racist bullshit somewhere else.  Major Hogwash   Apr-28-08 12:23 PM   #98 
  - the most DELEGATES... that includes super that can use any measuring stick.  Texas Hill Country   Apr-28-08 12:24 PM   #99 
  - Delegates = Pledged + Supers. Pop vote is an argument for SUPERS.  rinsd   Apr-28-08 03:06 PM   #101 
  - No it's not a popular vote at all as it woud be just the big states counted they wouldn't...  barack the house   Apr-30-08 12:56 AM   #111 
  - kick  azmouse   Apr-28-08 05:47 PM   #105 
  - There is no popular vote delegates are assigned so small states are counted.  barack the house   Apr-30-08 12:53 AM   #109 
  - YES  Ramonna Villota   Apr-30-08 12:53 AM   #110 
  - Supers are delegates too...and they both will need them  ElsewheresDaughter   Apr-30-08 01:03 AM   #112 
 

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