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madfloridian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-11-08 09:10 PM
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69. You make some very good points.
Lordy, I hope my leaders are way way smarter than me.
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  -Oh, how sad. Krugman paraphrases Begala's "eggheads and African Americans" madfloridian  May-10-08 02:42 PM   #0 
  - Found it.. Begala used Dukakis negatively this week.  madfloridian   May-10-08 02:58 PM   #1 
  - Begala didn't mention that Dukakis won all the "big states" in the primary....  VolcanoJen   May-10-08 03:12 PM   #7 
  - Krugman is an elitist so his opinion doesn't matter.  anonymous171   May-10-08 02:59 PM   #2 
  - krugman's a fookin' egghead.  zidzi   May-10-08 04:32 PM   #18 
  - Is what he said untrue in any way?  murielm99   May-10-08 03:05 PM   #3 
  - Perhaps it is time you figured it out. Classism and racism  madfloridian   May-10-08 04:18 PM   #8 
  - Thanks for talking down to me. How classy.  murielm99   May-10-08 04:32 PM   #15 
  - You need to get a tougher skin. They told me that....and I did get one  madfloridian   May-10-08 04:35 PM   #20 
     - Many Obama supporters used gender as an issue.  pnwmom   May-11-08 01:53 PM   #47 
  - The Powers that Be also don't understand  truedelphi   May-11-08 05:22 PM   #66 
  - **ONLY OBAMA's** Campaign and Supporters Are Allowed to Mention Race  Crisco   May-10-08 04:32 PM   #16 
  - Race chasm is real  sansatman   May-11-08 02:27 PM   #56 
  - So we are supposed to believe that tall, suave, charismatic, handsome, great orator  rosebud57   May-10-08 03:07 PM   #4 
  - I love how supporters of a candidate with 50%+ negatives claims..  DJ13   May-10-08 03:09 PM   #5 
  - Question: If we were to go back to 2004, or even further...  VolcanoJen   May-10-08 03:11 PM   #6 
  - what is really sad it- Krugman's wife is black.  cryingshame   May-10-08 05:12 PM   #28 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-10-08 04:19 PM   #9 
  - I don't read Dowd. Don't blame me for what Dowd says.  madfloridian   May-10-08 04:24 PM   #10 
  - How would you know so much about past posting since this is your first day  grantcart   May-10-08 04:27 PM   #11 
  - There's a lot of first dayers around today.  madfloridian   May-10-08 04:43 PM   #22 
     - pizza for everyone  grantcart   May-10-08 04:46 PM   #23 
  - Should I have followed Hillary's press stories, when I am an Obama supporter?  FrenchieCat   May-10-08 04:28 PM   #13 
  - Maybe she was right...  butterfly77   May-10-08 04:49 PM   #25 
  - There's some statistics in the article as well, right?  avenger64   May-10-08 04:27 PM   #12 
  - Well well, that could be because Hillary played the race card  madfloridian   May-10-08 04:32 PM   #17 
  - This after Hillary dissed "elitist economists" like Krugman who opposed her gas tax scam  BeyondGeography   May-10-08 04:29 PM   #14 
  - It's wonderful, watching white folks be lightly scratched, and seeing the thin veneer wipe off.  BlooInBloo   May-10-08 04:34 PM   #19 
  - Actually, I'm kind of disturbed by it.  JVS   May-11-08 02:20 PM   #54 
  - Krugman and Campbell Brown are H.E. Whites. They are accusing fellow Whites of race & class treason  Leopolds Ghost   May-10-08 04:37 PM   #21 
  - What are H.E. whites?  avenger64   May-10-08 04:58 PM   #27 
     - Highly Educated.  Leopolds Ghost   May-10-08 05:23 PM   #30 
  - God must love the common people... He made so many of them!  Leopolds Ghost   May-10-08 04:48 PM   #24 
  - Krugman's conclusion was  LizW   May-10-08 04:53 PM   #26 
  - Yes, but that does not make up for the rest of the column.  madfloridian   May-10-08 05:23 PM   #29 
  - "The rest of the column" is really, really innocuous  LizW   May-10-08 06:54 PM   #35 
     - You don't get it at all.  madfloridian   May-10-08 06:57 PM   #36 
        - Maybe I don't get it.  LizW   May-10-08 07:38 PM   #38 
           - Oh, stop with the Taylor Marsh stuff.  madfloridian   May-10-08 08:19 PM   #39 
              - Address the point of my post, if you can.  LizW   May-11-08 09:23 AM   #40 
  - If so, why does he insist that HC's white support is somehow more valuable than BO's black support?  Leopolds Ghost   May-10-08 05:25 PM   #31 
     - Where are you getting that? n/t  murielm99   May-10-08 05:29 PM   #32 
  - it's funny about elite  hfojvt   May-10-08 05:38 PM   #33 
  - Birds of a Feather, or should I say Eggheads from the same Mold  MagickMuffin   May-10-08 06:37 PM   #34 
  - I notice Krugman has toned down his spiteful anti-Obama rhetoric of late.  Tatiana   May-10-08 06:57 PM   #37 
  - If "elite" means more educated, then good!  bulloney   May-11-08 01:00 PM   #41 
  - Krugman has been shilling for Clinton for a while now  ekwhite   May-11-08 01:20 PM   #42 
  - If you believe what you're saying, then I have a great candidate for you:  pnwmom   May-11-08 01:32 PM   #43 
  - He has been doing that.  madfloridian   May-11-08 01:39 PM   #44 
     - He's won. His supporters need to concentrate on reaching out  pnwmom   May-11-08 01:51 PM   #45 
        - Perhaps you did not hear the Sunday shows today.  madfloridian   May-11-08 01:54 PM   #49 
  - Wow. That's disgusting. I'm SO disappointed in Krugman.  sfexpat2000   May-11-08 01:53 PM   #46 
  - Who wrote this -- I can't tell:  sfexpat2000   May-11-08 01:54 PM   #48 
  - Political Wire.  madfloridian   May-11-08 02:01 PM   #50 
     - They need to be called out for their assumption that  sfexpat2000   May-11-08 02:04 PM   #51 
        - They did the same thing about Dean in 04  madfloridian   May-11-08 02:07 PM   #52 
           - That's right. This is what they did to Howard on steroids.  sfexpat2000   May-11-08 02:12 PM   #53 
  - Fuck Begala & fuck Krugman, too.  gulfcoastliberal   May-11-08 02:23 PM   #55 
  - Your post is at best misleading- probably because you haven't read Krugman's book  depakid   May-11-08 02:28 PM   #57 
  - I used his own words in his own column.  madfloridian   May-11-08 02:33 PM   #59 
     - Just becasue Begala said something similar  depakid   May-11-08 03:09 PM   #60 
        - All I have heard all week from her surrogates is eggheads and African Americans  madfloridian   May-11-08 04:03 PM   #62 
           - "It is just way out of touch with most present time thinking." What does that mean?  smalll   May-11-08 04:13 PM   #64 
              - They are playing the race card, putting down educated people  madfloridian   May-11-08 04:20 PM   #65 
  - Wow! I remember when I used to like Begala  Truth Hurts A Lot   May-11-08 02:30 PM   #58 
  - entertain the possibility  Vattel   May-11-08 03:28 PM   #61 
  - I could do that, but I won't.  madfloridian   May-11-08 04:04 PM   #63 
  - They are really trying to validate the KKK, which is not the business of the Democratic Party!!  votesomemore   May-11-08 05:24 PM   #67 
  - In many ways, I AM an elitist.  BobTheSubgenius   May-11-08 09:02 PM   #68 
  - You make some very good points.  madfloridian   May-11-08 09:10 PM   #69 
  - Krugman has been kind of a hero. I just cut him loose. We don't  higher class   May-12-08 09:06 AM   #70 
  - When you see your power base eroding...this is what you get  Capn Sunshine   May-12-08 02:28 PM   #71 
  - BWAHAHAHA an economist complaining about intellectuals?  IAmJacksSmirkingRevenge   May-12-08 02:40 PM   #72 

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