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TahitiNut Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-18-08 02:40 PM
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22. It's probably a waste of time and effort on my part.
Even in the statement "I gave you more credit" is the focus on the DUer shown ... the presumption that someone's opinion of ME instead of what I say in my posts is of the slightest validity. It's the arrogance of parentalism ... the autocratic parent whose OPINION of the CHILD is of paramount import. It's poor parenting and even poorer social intercourse. I have sympathy for children raised uunder such a regime and no patience for those who'd deal with other adults in such a fashion.

Indeed, I personally see it as a form of emotional abuse. I've seen it in my family, close up and personal. I've seen it in psychological support groups ... and it's insidious.

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  -Hillary's Gift to the American People (and Barack Obama) tekisui  May-18-08 11:36 AM   #0 
  - compare that to DU's obama fans who call non-believers "gestapo" haters & "good germans" nt  msongs   May-18-08 11:47 AM   #1 
  - It is hard for either side to have a good perspective from the trenches.  tekisui   May-18-08 11:57 AM   #3 
  - Yes, that one idiot represents all of us.  Starbucks Anarchist   May-18-08 12:54 PM   #6 
  - I agree. Thank you Senator Clinton.  ClassWarrior   May-18-08 11:51 AM   #2 
  - If only Gore and Kerry had had half us much fight in them as she has we wouldn't be in this mess. nt  MookieWilson   May-18-08 12:23 PM   #4 
  - I agree...  Higher Standard   May-18-08 12:50 PM   #5 
  - Yeah, her negative shit came back to bite her in the ass and  zidzi   May-18-08 01:08 PM   #7 
  - You are truly a hate filled person.  emilyg   May-18-08 01:11 PM   #8 
  - Projection.  TahitiNut   May-18-08 01:39 PM   #13 
     - Et tu?  emilyg   May-18-08 01:51 PM   #14 
        - The DUer expressed an opinion of the CANDIDATE and you ...  TahitiNut   May-18-08 02:05 PM   #15 
           - Excellent point, TN.  ClassWarrior   May-18-08 02:30 PM   #18 
           - It's probably a waste of time and effort on my part.  TahitiNut   May-18-08 02:40 PM   #22 
           - I could never stomach  emilyg   May-18-08 08:14 PM   #24 
              - Good move  TahitiNut   May-18-08 08:31 PM   #25 
  - Oh, I see an Ignored responded..  zidzi   May-18-08 01:14 PM   #9 
  - Nice post.  JohnnyLib2   May-18-08 01:36 PM   #10 
  - Well that is how it turned out, but that's not why she did it.  dkf   May-18-08 01:36 PM   #11 
  - k/r  emilyg   May-18-08 01:37 PM   #12 
  - I have wondered how soon  loyalsister   May-18-08 02:06 PM   #16 
  - I disagree with every bit of your post,  Beregond2   May-18-08 02:11 PM   #17 
  - I think history will remember it largely this way.  tekisui   May-18-08 02:32 PM   #20 
  - Here's the gift Americans want: PAY YOUR VENDORS, Hillary! n/t  Poll_Blind   May-18-08 02:31 PM   #19 
  - and don't try to extort your way onto his coat-tails  SoCalDem   May-18-08 02:35 PM   #21 
  - inoculation  knixphan   May-18-08 02:43 PM   #23 
 

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