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flvegan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-25-08 11:13 AM
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110. Very well said, and I agree.
I did much the same (though I was Kucinich first, then hoping for Gore, then Edwards, etc). I still don't like either Obama or Clinton, to be honest. But I think I dislike Obama less.
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  -The Line Heard Across The Pond Prophet 451  May-24-08 01:05 PM   #0 
  - Kicked. Well written.  cliffordu   May-24-08 01:09 PM   #1 
  - Yup. Matches my own thoughts and perceptions to a 'T' ...  TahitiNut   May-24-08 06:55 PM   #56 
  - Nice.  BlooInBloo   May-24-08 01:14 PM   #2 
  - well said, you hit every point.  CitizenLeft   May-24-08 01:15 PM   #3 
  - I REC'd It Too...  JimGinPA   May-24-08 01:16 PM   #4 
  - Sorry, I can't do sound bites either :) n/t  Prophet 451   May-24-08 01:27 PM   #7 
  - yeah, don't you hate when that happens?? lol  dana_b   May-24-08 01:27 PM   #8 
  - Thank you.. a very good observation of what is going on...you said  movonne   May-24-08 01:21 PM   #5 
  - It should be over  OhioBlues   May-24-08 01:24 PM   #6 
  - Hillary brags about her determination to KEEP GOING and WIN with a stridency, instead of  KCabotDullesMarxIII   May-25-08 05:20 AM   #93 
  - Recommended. It's good to have an objective viewpoint.  Tatiana   May-24-08 01:32 PM   #9 
  - Even his campaign workers are this way. They like to encourage building  eagertolearn   May-24-08 02:18 PM   #21 
     - that was my big problem with her(besides her stoopid iWaq vote)  pansypoo53219   May-25-08 12:44 AM   #85 
  - Well-written (rec'd). However, I don't like seeing people being referred to as "bots" and "crazies".  scarletwoman   May-24-08 01:45 PM   #10 
  - OK, fair point  Prophet 451   May-24-08 01:53 PM   #12 
  - I wouldn't want you to edit your OP in any case. Thank you for being so gracious.  scarletwoman   May-24-08 02:07 PM   #18 
     - May all beings be freed of suffering n/t  Prophet 451   May-24-08 02:14 PM   #19 
     - May I offer all sentient beings what you suggest  truedelphi   May-24-08 03:38 PM   #29 
        - I'm game if you are n/t  Prophet 451   May-24-08 03:57 PM   #31 
     - I, on the other hand,  Bette Noir   May-25-08 01:45 AM   #89 
  - I feel the same.  AuntPatsy   May-24-08 01:58 PM   #14 
  - Indeed, "bear-shirt" is such an innocuous term.  Jackpine Radical   May-25-08 01:05 PM   #115 
     - See, that's my point. As a Norski I can respect that. I would consider it a compliment.  scarletwoman   May-25-08 08:10 PM   #120 
  - an interesting and sympathetic viewpoint  grantcart   May-24-08 01:52 PM   #11 
  - k&r  williesgirl   May-24-08 01:56 PM   #13 
  - K&R  K Gardner   May-24-08 01:58 PM   #15 
  - The turning point for me  nichomachus   May-24-08 01:59 PM   #16 
  - Wasn't helpful.  RUMMYisFROSTED   May-24-08 04:32 PM   #36 
     - Hey Rummy...  Skywalker   May-24-08 06:57 PM   #57 
        - Yes.  RUMMYisFROSTED   May-25-08 09:18 AM   #103 
  - This is the best post I've seen in ages.  LucyParsons   May-24-08 02:05 PM   #17 
  - Shakespeare was always my passion  Prophet 451   May-24-08 02:34 PM   #23 
     - My personal favorite  LucyParsons   May-24-08 03:04 PM   #26 
     - Big ups on Marus Aurelius  northernsoul   May-24-08 10:09 PM   #72 
        - Me, too!  LucyParsons   May-25-08 12:24 AM   #82 
        - Hey! I also have Marcus Aurelius and Epictetus on my bedside  Nay   May-25-08 06:04 AM   #94 
     - "Friends, Romans, Countrymen... I come not to bury Obama but to praise him"  Leopolds Ghost   May-25-08 05:43 PM   #119 
  - K&R  WIllo   May-24-08 02:17 PM   #20 
  - K&R  dchill   May-24-08 02:32 PM   #22 
  - Well said, my dear prophet  ekwhite   May-24-08 02:52 PM   #24 
  - Thanks n/t  Prophet 451   May-24-08 03:02 PM   #25 
  - K & R, good post. nt  Mithreal   May-24-08 03:33 PM   #27 
  - You didn't have me at hello, but your remark abt Benn being  truedelphi   May-24-08 03:36 PM   #28 
  - Very well said.  Joanne98   May-24-08 03:47 PM   #30 
  - K&R...  AntiFascist   May-24-08 03:57 PM   #32 
  - It's hard not to admire  pscot   May-24-08 04:11 PM   #33 
  - Thank you, sir n/t  Prophet 451   May-24-08 04:31 PM   #34 
  - FANTASTICALLY WRITTEN  keelake   May-24-08 04:31 PM   #35 
  - Very good post, that sums up my feelings too  nxylas   May-24-08 04:46 PM   #37 
  - Ah, my mistake  Prophet 451   May-24-08 04:48 PM   #38 
     - Yeah, I know what you meant  nxylas   May-24-08 04:58 PM   #40 
  - "Wayne's World?" - Sausages! A better reference can ye proffer!  Swamp Rat   May-24-08 04:57 PM   #39 
  - Sausage? SAUSAGE! Ah, blast yer eyes! n/t  Prophet 451   May-24-08 05:03 PM   #42 
     - "WHO WILL RID ME OF THIS TURBULENT PRIEST?"  Swamp Rat   May-24-08 05:18 PM   #45 
        - Sheer genius  Prophet 451   May-24-08 05:26 PM   #47 
           - LOL!  Swamp Rat   May-24-08 05:57 PM   #50 
  - A great read, Prophet.  SeattleGirl   May-24-08 04:59 PM   #41 
  - So you are British?  alwysdrunk   May-24-08 05:05 PM   #43 
  - Yep, British as bad teeth  Prophet 451   May-24-08 05:09 PM   #44 
  - A very thoughtful, well written OP  Spazito   May-24-08 05:22 PM   #46 
  - Great, a return to reason and nuanced thought.  Kaleko   May-24-08 05:39 PM   #48 
  - Gods, there's a horrific thought  Prophet 451   May-24-08 05:49 PM   #49 
     - Ask yourself, what is at stake for the Clinton camp if Obama gets to call the shots?  Kaleko   May-25-08 04:45 PM   #118 
  - Brilliant post!  Utopian Leftist   May-24-08 06:10 PM   #51 
  - Cheers!  Prophet 451   May-24-08 06:24 PM   #52 
  - Some very valid points but let's not use labels for her supporters their vote is welcome November.  barack the house   May-24-08 06:41 PM   #53 
  - Point  Prophet 451   May-24-08 07:53 PM   #60 
  - Per some other observations here...  anigbrowl   May-24-08 08:19 PM   #65 
     - It's certainly very different n/t  Prophet 451   May-24-08 08:52 PM   #66 
  - I'm not sure many would vote Democrat, anyway, if Hillary were out of it.  KCabotDullesMarxIII   May-25-08 07:13 AM   #98 
  - Well stated  KSinTX   May-24-08 06:42 PM   #54 
  - Nope, just an invested observer  Prophet 451   May-24-08 06:49 PM   #55 
  - Nicely done!!!  Skywalker   May-24-08 07:00 PM   #58 
  - Thanks, I wondered :) n/t  Prophet 451   May-24-08 07:38 PM   #59 
  - Brilliant.  sellitman   May-24-08 07:58 PM   #61 
  - No, just more polite  Prophet 451   May-24-08 08:01 PM   #62 
  - I dunno. Actually I kind of like the way backbenchers go after PMs  eridani   May-25-08 01:57 AM   #90 
     - Ah well, there's an important reason for that  Prophet 451   May-26-08 06:19 AM   #127 
  - Hell No  alwysdrunk   May-24-08 08:09 PM   #64 
  - K and R  OwnedByFerrets   May-24-08 08:09 PM   #63 
  - great essay!!! Recommended!!!  Douglas Carpenter   May-24-08 08:55 PM   #67 
  - Cheers dude n/t  Prophet 451   May-24-08 09:25 PM   #68 
  - She has gone to the "other side".  trickyguy   May-24-08 09:54 PM   #69 
  - And she basically did this to herself.  trickyguy   May-24-08 09:58 PM   #70 
  - Heartfelt thanks for one of the best posts ever. k&r  Dystopian   May-24-08 10:02 PM   #71 
  - Damn, that's high praise, thanks  Prophet 451   May-24-08 10:12 PM   #73 
     - My pleasure. Class act, also. eom.  Dystopian   May-24-08 10:30 PM   #74 
  - Thas has been one of the most well written opinions I have read in a long time  AustinTX   May-24-08 10:39 PM   #75 
  - Damn, thanks man *blushes* n/t  Prophet 451   May-24-08 10:45 PM   #76 
  - You followed the same path to Obama that many of us have and  kaygore   May-24-08 10:49 PM   #77 
  - Agreed  Prophet 451   May-24-08 11:04 PM   #78 
  - Really elegant post - thanks MUCH!  calimary   May-24-08 11:13 PM   #79 
  - This is an excellent post -- K & R  GenDem   May-24-08 11:33 PM   #80 
  - Well, that's up to her n/t  Prophet 451   May-25-08 12:06 AM   #81 
  - Very interesting take from  zidzi   May-25-08 12:25 AM   #83 
  - Thanks for reading n/t  Prophet 451   May-25-08 12:33 AM   #84 
  - Good to see Britons pov  pettypace   May-25-08 12:45 AM   #86 
  - Gore was their choice  Prophet 451   May-25-08 01:07 AM   #87 
  - Excellent post.  Bette Noir   May-25-08 01:33 AM   #88 
  - Excellent post. This matches my observations  Catherina   May-25-08 02:03 AM   #91 
  - Well said, you addressed the situation exactly. Her advisers  yy4me   May-25-08 05:14 AM   #92 
  - That about covers it!  caseycoon   May-25-08 06:12 AM   #95 
  - Rec'd Excellent piece Prophet  shadowknows69   May-25-08 06:15 AM   #96 
  - Thanks Shadow, nice to see you n/t  Prophet 451   May-26-08 06:22 AM   #128 
  - Outstanding history of DU primary wars  carolinayellowdog   May-25-08 06:57 AM   #97 
  - You have followed, more or less,  FlaGranny   May-25-08 08:05 AM   #99 
  - Honored to K&R - n/t  Laelth   May-25-08 08:09 AM   #100 
  - Does it display mental illness  Vattel   May-25-08 08:13 AM   #101 
  - I don't know the exact quotes offhand,  FlaGranny   May-25-08 08:36 AM   #102 
     - I agree  Vattel   May-25-08 10:39 AM   #108 
        - Or maybe the poster did  FlaGranny   May-25-08 12:59 PM   #114 
  - Well-crafted.  Blue-Jay   May-25-08 09:38 AM   #104 
  - Thank you n/t  Prophet 451   May-26-08 06:23 AM   #129 
  - Indeed  flblu2   May-25-08 10:18 AM   #105 
  - Interesting you would have preferred gore over kucinich  tomp   May-25-08 10:19 AM   #106 
  - !  sofedupwithbush   May-25-08 11:36 AM   #112 
  - Three reasons  Prophet 451   May-26-08 05:30 AM   #121 
  - Bravo, old chap  Cheap_Trick   May-25-08 10:38 AM   #107 
  - Perhaps  Prophet 451   May-26-08 05:33 AM   #122 
  - not only is this fine post worthy of note, it should also be recognized  antifaschits   May-25-08 11:08 AM   #109 
  - and thank you for reading and for kind words n/t  Prophet 451   May-26-08 05:34 AM   #123 
  - Very well said, and I agree.  flvegan   May-25-08 11:13 AM   #110 
  - Quite  Prophet 451   May-26-08 05:35 AM   #124 
  - A good read. K & R  MisterHowdy   May-25-08 11:24 AM   #111 
  - K & R! Nailed it!  ocd liberal   May-25-08 12:07 PM   #113 
  - Excellent Insight  papapi   May-25-08 04:14 PM   #116 
  - Thank you for sharing your thoughtful essay with us.  myrna minx   May-25-08 04:30 PM   #117 
  - You're very welcome n/t  Prophet 451   May-26-08 05:36 AM   #125 
  - It's been heard 'cross the pond allright  susankh4   May-26-08 05:49 AM   #126 
  - Not sure the Statesman is right here  Prophet 451   May-26-08 06:46 AM   #131 
     - It is one, of many, perspectives.  susankh4   May-26-08 08:30 AM   #132 
  - I have to say, that seems a very fair look at things here and in the  JerseygirlCT   May-26-08 06:27 AM   #130 
     - Thank you n/t  Prophet 451   May-26-08 09:56 AM   #133 
 

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