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Creideiki Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat May-10-08 04:53 PM
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63. Sorry, no one from Virginia.
The gay flight from the state is becoming almost legendary due to the incredibly hostile anti-gay legislation there.

Unless, of course, you really want to let the gay community know that our support is neither required nor desired.
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  -Obama's VP: Take this to the Bank: lamprey  May-10-08 02:19 PM   #0 
  - I keep thinking Richardson. I like him so much and he's a  JenniferZ   May-10-08 02:22 PM   #1 
  - Richardson isn't rock solid on GLBT issues  MonkeyFunk   May-10-08 02:28 PM   #8 
  - Another reason I don't like Richardson.  jesus_of_suburbia   May-10-08 02:29 PM   #11 
  - His entire campaign can be described as a series of horrid gaffes  anonymous171   May-10-08 02:29 PM   #13 
  - Richardson had the backbone to support Obama when it really counted  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-10-08 04:38 PM   #59 
  - That is so disappointing. Good grief. nt  JenniferZ   May-10-08 02:32 PM   #19 
  - It is disappointing  MonkeyFunk   May-10-08 03:02 PM   #38 
  - Bill Clinton passed DOMA yet you seem to adore him  JackORoses   May-10-08 03:04 PM   #41 
  - No, a republican congress passed it  MonkeyFunk   May-10-08 03:08 PM   #42 
     - Not only did Bill Clinton gleefully sign it, he said he agreed with every word of it. Hillary too.nt  invictus   May-10-08 03:28 PM   #49 
     - gleefully? Nah  MonkeyFunk   May-10-08 03:32 PM   #52 
        - Well, he ran ads on Christian radio trumpeting how he signed it.  Eric Condon   May-10-08 09:50 PM   #78 
     - excuses,excuses  JackORoses   May-10-08 04:36 PM   #58 
        - Yeah, and on GLBT issues, Obama is a politician, too.  Dinkeldog   May-10-08 04:50 PM   #62 
        - Walk me through  MonkeyFunk   May-10-08 07:39 PM   #69 
  - His actual record on LGBT isssues as governor is better than his verbal gaffes would suggest  newmajority   May-10-08 04:49 PM   #61 
  - Not gonna happen - it would be a big FU to Hillary supporters.  jesus_of_suburbia   May-10-08 02:28 PM   #10 
  - Why? Because Richardson endorsed Obama? ....  PoliticalAmazon   May-10-08 03:02 PM   #39 
  - How about a woman? NOT Hillary  MikeDJohn   May-10-08 06:52 PM   #67 
     - no way in hell that will happen  Skittles   May-10-08 09:36 PM   #73 
  - Sorry, but over at HillaryIs44, they'll be calling the ticket  NewHampshireDem   May-10-08 02:34 PM   #23 
  - Richardson for Secretary of State  merh   May-10-08 02:39 PM   #25 
  - Agreed. And here's who I recommend --  jefferson_dem   May-10-08 02:22 PM   #2 
  - That won't work. Jim Webb is on his 3rd marriage, his wife on her 2nd.  panAmerican   May-10-08 02:29 PM   #12 
  - do you really think that matters as much in 2008?  jesus_of_suburbia   May-10-08 02:31 PM   #16 
  - Ofcourse it does matter,  spokane   May-10-08 08:09 PM   #70 
  - People expect bitterness in a breakup, but 3 failed marriages!?!  panAmerican   May-10-08 10:17 PM   #82 
  - McCain can't fling any dirt about marital problems...  misanthrope   May-10-08 02:54 PM   #34 
  - I like Webb or Clark  jesus_of_suburbia   May-10-08 02:30 PM   #14 
  - Did you read the criteria  spokane   May-10-08 08:23 PM   #71 
  - Need him too much in the Senate  knight_of_the_star   May-10-08 09:43 PM   #76 
  - All I hope for is that they are not DLC, and did not support this criminal war.  killbotfactory   May-10-08 02:23 PM   #3 
  - Man, you just described Wes Clark  AchtungToddler   May-10-08 02:24 PM   #4 
  - No I did not advocate Clark!  lamprey   May-10-08 02:30 PM   #15 
     - I said you described him. I'm doing the "advocating".  AchtungToddler   May-10-08 02:36 PM   #24 
        - I agree with the criteria and agree Clark meets all of the criteria well.  MindMatter   May-10-08 03:31 PM   #51 
  - That leaves Ronald McDonald  SaveAmerica   May-10-08 02:26 PM   #5 
  - NO! - Some compromise will be necessary. TOO MUCH  lamprey   May-10-08 02:32 PM   #18 
  - I think Ronald McDonald is fundamentalist LDS'er  ruggerson   May-10-08 07:08 PM   #68 
  - I would also add that it NOT be a sitting Senator, unless he or she is from a state  DAGDA56   May-10-08 02:26 PM   #6 
  - *cough* Clark *cough*  NewHampshireDem   May-10-08 02:27 PM   #7 
  - Sorry ... I was not suggesting that you were being sneaky in your support of Clark  NewHampshireDem   May-10-08 02:51 PM   #30 
  - Tim Kaine!  george_maniakes   May-10-08 02:28 PM   #9 
  - Sorry, no one from Virginia.  Dinkeldog   May-10-08 04:53 PM   #63 
     - whats tim kaine got to do with that? n/t  george_maniakes   May-10-08 09:29 PM   #72 
        - He's the governor of Virginia, right? That's what my google came up with.  Dinkeldog   May-11-08 09:32 AM   #85 
  - He's going to need a well known moderate with lots of experience.  anonymous171   May-10-08 02:31 PM   #17 
  - Clark and Webb fit that perfectly  Bleachers7   May-10-08 02:32 PM   #20 
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  - Russ Feingold?  Hope And Change   May-10-08 02:33 PM   #22 
  - Sounds a lot like Wes Clark.  gmudem   May-10-08 02:40 PM   #26 
  - I AM NOT ADVOCATING CLARK  lamprey   May-10-08 02:40 PM   #27 
  - We Get It  DarthDem   May-10-08 02:57 PM   #35 
  - We are in the midst of an unpopular war. I suspect he'll pick someone with military experience.  Clear Blue Sky   May-10-08 02:41 PM   #28 
  - I like Kaine & Feingold - but I think he needs Clark  TBF   May-10-08 02:42 PM   #29 
  - Didn't he say he wouldn't, though?  nxylas   May-10-08 03:01 PM   #37 
     - If he doesn't consider Clark a strong candidate, he is not thinking this through.  Leopolds Ghost   May-10-08 03:12 PM   #44 
     - It's not absolutely necessary, but would be helpful.  Clear Blue Sky   May-10-08 03:30 PM   #50 
  - Al Gore fits.  tridim   May-10-08 02:52 PM   #31 
  - He did his time in hell  kenny blankenship   May-10-08 03:04 PM   #40 
  - I wouldn't ask it of him, but if he volunteered I'd be on the bandwagon  TheDoorbellRang   May-10-08 03:23 PM   #48 
     - You don't want to know what I'd be willing to do to make Al Gore President  kenny blankenship   May-10-08 03:50 PM   #55 
  - Amen to that! Al Gore would be perfect  TheDoorbellRang   May-10-08 03:22 PM   #47 
     - Isn't Gore just interested in the top job? I love Gore - he is always my first choice for any dem  TBF   May-10-08 04:40 PM   #60 
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  - Clark or Webb?  DarthDem   May-10-08 02:53 PM   #32 
  - The neo-liberal vultures hovering around Obamas campaign will tell him Clark doesn't put Ark in play  Leopolds Ghost   May-10-08 03:16 PM   #45 
  - Colorado will be in play  Dinkeldog   May-10-08 05:00 PM   #64 
  - richardson  nomorewhopper   May-10-08 02:54 PM   #33 
  - Too bad Wes Clark doesn't have better ties to the Clinton campaign  grantcart   May-10-08 02:58 PM   #36 
  - I think there's one no brainer candidate for VP  Blondbostonian   May-10-08 03:12 PM   #43 
     - Ew no he doesn't  graycem   May-10-08 03:20 PM   #46 
        - I have to disagree Rendell is THE no brainer candidate for VP  grantcart   May-10-08 03:40 PM   #53 
           - hahaha!  graycem   May-10-08 04:08 PM   #56 
  - Wow, no love for Edwards here. I'm surprised.  kenny blankenship   May-10-08 03:46 PM   #54 
  - I LOVE Edwards, I think he's be great!  WA98296   May-10-08 09:39 PM   #74 
  - We're gonna need an attorney general.  boppers   May-10-08 09:41 PM   #75 
  - You just described the anti-  zidzi   May-10-08 04:12 PM   #57 
  - I believe Phil Bredesen  Tippy   May-10-08 05:12 PM   #65 
  - Webb  NormaR   May-10-08 09:43 PM   #77 
  - You just described Wesley Clark  Husb2Sparkly   May-10-08 09:51 PM   #79 
  - OK - To Play devils Advocate - How does Clark  lamprey   May-10-08 10:12 PM   #80 
     - Arkansas *is* bluable, I think, but no matter .......  Husb2Sparkly   May-10-08 10:27 PM   #83 
  - So Hillary Clinton is the choice?  sfam   May-10-08 10:16 PM   #81 
  - Clark, Clinton, or Richardson is my guess.  jaredh   May-10-08 10:39 PM   #84 
  - Nunn :Old politics and DADT at its best; Zinni - unknown;  lamprey   May-11-08 12:46 PM   #86 
 

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