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14. Great, more "McCain Democrats"
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  -Hillary will most likely end up on the ticket. Randi Rhodes made ej510  May-27-08 03:24 PM   #0 
  - It ain't gonna happen. Randi is as wrong on this as she was in her initial support of Hillary. n/t  PoliticalAmazon   May-27-08 03:25 PM   #1 
  - She didn't support Hillary initially.  LibInTexas   May-27-08 04:56 PM   #86 
  - Well if Obama can make peace with Hillary  CJCRANE   May-27-08 03:26 PM   #2 
  - I think it's going to be Rod Parsley. nt  RUMMYisFROSTED   May-27-08 03:26 PM   #3 
  - Not .gonna.happen.  48percenter   May-27-08 03:26 PM   #4 
  - He talked about how Linoln put all of his most fierce  ej510   May-27-08 03:28 PM   #10 
     - The Cabinet is one thing. Putting your chief rival as next in line of succession is another.  razorman   May-27-08 03:34 PM   #27 
     - Ding, ding, we have a winner  48percenter   May-27-08 03:35 PM   #31 
     - She is going to undermine him, regardless of her position.  razorman   May-27-08 03:40 PM   #39 
     - Bad for a Cabinet position, too. She can do much damage to undermine...  PoliticalAmazon   May-27-08 03:37 PM   # 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   May-27-08 04:05 PM   #60 
        - Didn't you know? The Clintons can make all manner of things happen!  TheDebbieDee   May-27-08 04:30 PM   #83 
     - Did Lincoln put John Wilkes Booth in his cabinet  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-27-08 08:17 PM   #114 
  - it's starting to seem inevitable....  Oceansaway   May-27-08 03:26 PM   #5 
  - Nope. Nice prestigious Cabinet post for her, nice prestigious Ambassadorship for him.  scarletwoman   May-27-08 03:26 PM   #6 
  - It would make ME happy!  TheDebbieDee   May-27-08 03:28 PM   #11 
  - but it would not make most of the Obama supporters happy...there  movonne   May-27-08 03:49 PM   #50 
  - So Obama is scared of Bill and Hill?  Auntie Bush   May-27-08 06:32 PM   #101 
  - Did you read my post? I was talking about a Cabinet post for Hillary & Ambassadorship for Bill.  scarletwoman   May-27-08 08:59 PM   #122 
  - If it did...  butterfly77   May-27-08 04:15 PM   #70 
  - I'm glad. I don't see why this can't be resolved with everyone's dignity intact.  scarletwoman   May-27-08 09:03 PM   #123 
  - How About HRC, Ambassador to Antartica? NT  fiziwig   May-27-08 03:29 PM   #16 
  - why say something negative like that when the poster you responded to has said  musicblind   May-27-08 03:33 PM   #25 
  - People have a hard time resisting feeding their angry wolf. Thanks for speaking up.  scarletwoman   May-27-08 09:04 PM   #124 
     - I agree and I think a good ambassadorship or some recognition would help  musicblind   May-28-08 03:56 AM   #137 
  - The penguins would revolt. n/t  greguganus   May-27-08 03:34 PM   # 
  - It would make me happy :)  musicblind   May-27-08 03:32 PM   #23 
  - But it would energize the Republican base, which is otherwise  tblue37   May-27-08 07:52 PM   #110 
  - What? A Cabinet post and an Ambassadorship will stir the GOP base?  scarletwoman   May-27-08 09:08 PM   #128 
     - Probably--I was responding to the one about how Hillary on the ticket  tblue37   May-27-08 09:23 PM   #129 
        - I like your argument for the Supreme Court position quite a bit, actually.  scarletwoman   May-27-08 09:38 PM   #132 
  - Sounds like kind of good idea then, don't you think?  scarletwoman   May-27-08 09:05 PM   #126 
  - I bet he would choose to be ambassador to Holland.  razorman   May-27-08 03:44 PM   #46 
  - It would make me very happy.  cbayer   May-27-08 07:17 PM   #103 
  - maybe he could put her on the SC. Wouldn't that make Right Wing hesds explode? n/t  tblue37   May-27-08 07:51 PM   #109 
  - It's not up to the Superdelegates as to who's VP.  Arrowhead2k1   May-27-08 03:27 PM   #7 
  - You're right, it is up to all delegates to determine who becomes VP, not just SDs.  tritsofme   May-27-08 03:30 PM   #18 
  - And just under half of those delegates are pledged to Clinton. nt.  cbayer   May-27-08 07:20 PM   #104 
  - Edit. Answer Already Posted.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   May-27-08 04:18 PM   #73 
  - There are those of us who will not vote for her as part of any ticket.  WA98296   May-27-08 03:27 PM   #8 
  - One more thing, Hartmann is going down that road too -- they are trying to SOFTEN US to the idea.  WA98296   May-27-08 03:28 PM   #13 
  - Not me, either. I'm very disappointed in Hartmann--after Hillary brought up....  PoliticalAmazon   May-27-08 08:14 PM   #113 
  - Great, more "McCain Democrats"  rucky   May-27-08 03:29 PM   #14 
  - I feel that exact same way--she is a neocon, a liar, a manipulative inflluence peddler  ima_sinnic   May-27-08 03:34 PM   # 
  - I feel the same way as you. I will write Kucinich in and vote dem down-ticket. n/t  greguganus   May-27-08 03:37 PM   #34 
  - So you're not a Democrat either, I see...  dbaker41   May-27-08 04:08 PM   #63 
     - I'm a Democrat, but not a slave to it. Hillary is no "Democrat" (nt)  ima_sinnic   May-27-08 04:27 PM   #82 
        - So you might as well go ahead and change your avatar  dbaker41   May-27-08 04:58 PM   #87 
           - blah blah blah, whatever. bitter much? "my own" candidate is not my ruler, either  ima_sinnic   May-27-08 06:27 PM   #100 
              - I don't give two shits whether she's on the ticket  dbaker41   May-28-08 09:54 AM   #138 
  - So you're NOT a Democrat ...  dbaker41   May-27-08 04:07 PM   #62 
  - Dumb.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   May-27-08 04:19 PM   #75 
  - "starting to seem inevitable". ROFL! nm  dicksteele   May-27-08 03:27 PM   #9 
  - We may as well get used to it now.  rucky   May-27-08 03:28 PM   #12 
  - I don't think so...  butterfly77   May-27-08 03:34 PM   #28 
     - Just trying to cover all the bases, here.  rucky   May-27-08 03:36 PM   #33 
  - Nope; Obama sans Clinton for me.  panAmerican   May-27-08 03:29 PM   #15 
  - Not after she invoked racism and assassination in this campaign.  AtomicKitten   May-27-08 03:30 PM   #17 
  - She Never Invoked Assassination.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   May-27-08 04:20 PM   #77 
     - riiiiiiight! if you don't count the words that come out of her own mouth!!!  AtomicKitten   May-27-08 05:52 PM   #98 
  - Randi is wrong and misguided.  Liberal_Stalwart71   May-27-08 03:30 PM   #19 
  - Most candidates walk into the room with enough delegates to control the Convention.  tritsofme   May-27-08 03:31 PM   #21 
     - How is it different? He's only 48 delegates short. And the SD's are coming...  Liberal_Stalwart71   May-27-08 03:42 PM   #43 
        - Obama can't win the GE without Hillary's  mountainvue   May-27-08 05:09 PM   #91 
           - O.K., I'll bite and take these in turn...  Liberal_Stalwart71   May-27-08 08:54 PM   #121 
  - There's no way in hell that Veruca ends up on the ticket. None  Independent-Voter   May-27-08 03:30 PM   #20 
  - That would be a deal breaker for me.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-27-08 03:31 PM   #22 
  - THAT'S your reason for voting for Obama? You hate for Clinton?  musicblind   May-27-08 03:35 PM   #32 
  - I don't "hate" the Clintons...more like massive contempt.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-27-08 03:41 PM   #40 
  - What if Obama has no choice?  ieoeja   May-27-08 03:59 PM   #57 
  - I find it hard to believe that the delegates would foist Clinton on Obama if he resisted.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-27-08 04:09 PM   #64 
  - It might take a LOT of resistance.  ieoeja   May-27-08 04:18 PM   #74 
     - He could threaten to decline the nomination. Checkmate.  billyoc   May-27-08 08:00 PM   #111 
  - Again, I don't think this will happen. I can't imagine the delegates going against  Liberal_Stalwart71   May-27-08 04:15 PM   #67 
  - Yet another non-Democrat for Obama ...  dbaker41   May-27-08 04:10 PM   #65 
     - I've been a Democrat since 1966.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-27-08 04:12 PM   #66 
     - You're the one who said you won't support the Democratic nominee  dbaker41   May-27-08 04:21 PM   #78 
        - Describe a "real" Democrat.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-27-08 04:24 PM   #80 
           - Then you're in good company.  dbaker41   May-27-08 04:26 PM   #81 
     - since you're keeping track, put me on that list as well  frylock   May-27-08 05:02 PM   #89 
        - Will you be leaving DU if BHO/HRC is the ticket?  dbaker41   May-27-08 05:12 PM   #92 
           - no, but i won't vote for a clinton ticket. period.  frylock   May-27-08 05:21 PM   #93 
  - We do not need that ...  butterfly77   May-27-08 03:33 PM   #24 
  - Sir, would you like a pile of dogshit on your steak....  zulchzulu   May-27-08 03:34 PM   #26 
  - It would be nice to have some steak with my dogshit once in a while, at least.  razorman   May-27-08 03:43 PM   #44 
  - Obama does not need Hillary or her 17 million votes.  styersc   May-27-08 03:34 PM   #29 
  - I agree...  butterfly77   May-27-08 03:42 PM   #42 
  - the Operation Chaos voters included in that "17 million" will be voting GOP anyway  AtomicKitten   May-27-08 03:46 PM   #48 
  - When you say "Real Dems" I hope that we aren't counting  styersc   May-27-08 05:28 PM   #97 
  - The poster you are replying to forgot the sarcasm thingy.  cbayer   May-27-08 07:28 PM   #105 
  - Absolutely Correct. Those 17 Million Votes are Water Under the Bridge.  cherokeeprogressive   May-27-08 08:12 PM   #112 
  - We do not want Hill and Bill F'ing up Obama's campaign like they did theirs. NO WAY.  Bensthename   May-27-08 03:34 PM   #30 
  - When was it said that the party owed her and Bill anything?  AngryOldDem   May-27-08 03:38 PM   #35 
  - Not going to happen. The Clinton's are Done  pbca   May-27-08 03:39 PM   #36 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-27-08 03:39 PM   #37 
  - She wouldn't be my favorite choice, but if he thinks it's the way to go, I trust him.  TBF   May-27-08 03:39 PM   #38 
  - The thesis of the OP is that it won't be his choice;  Crunchy Frog   May-27-08 04:01 PM   #58 
     - Ah, I see. No, against Obama's wishes would not carry good will.  TBF   May-27-08 05:24 PM   #95 
  - Cool.. Take it and send her ass on several goodwill missions  ericgtr   May-27-08 03:42 PM   #41 
  - I will never vote Democrat again. Bunch of phonies ...  votesomemore   May-27-08 03:43 PM   #45 
  - Randi is good for a laugh or disgust at times but she is no more human than we  wvbygod   May-27-08 03:45 PM   #47 
  - You bet. A one-way ticket to Palookaville.  dailykoff   May-27-08 03:47 PM   #49 
  - Nope, I can't see it  rox63   May-27-08 03:49 PM   #51 
  - No. It won't happen.  woolldog   May-27-08 03:50 PM   #52 
  - Impossible  alwysdrunk   May-27-08 03:51 PM   #53 
  - No's the kiss of death..  stillcool47   May-27-08 03:51 PM   #54 
  - With what happened in the 2000 election  Crunchy Frog   May-27-08 03:54 PM   #55 
  - Well, she's wrong..think Assassination comment  zidzi   May-27-08 03:58 PM   #56 
  - Dream on. Randi and all others. n/t  jaysunb   May-27-08 04:02 PM   #59 
  - So BO will cave in to superdelegates' extortion? em  Mike L   May-27-08 04:07 PM   #61 
  - He might, since THEY have the power to determine the nominee.  dbaker41   May-27-08 04:15 PM   #68 
  - It's Not Up To BO. n/t  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   May-27-08 04:21 PM   #79 
  - I Love Randi But......  remember2000forever   May-27-08 04:15 PM   #69 
  - The nastier the divide... the more likely this will come to pass...  Juniperx   May-27-08 04:17 PM   #71 
  - I've Said Very Much The Same Thing. If She Wants It, If She Demands It, It's Hers.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   May-27-08 04:17 PM   #72 
  - You've already been proved wrong  lynyrd_skynyrd   May-27-08 08:49 PM   #119 
     - Oy Vey.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   May-27-08 09:28 PM   #131 
  - The Bunny Boiler just won't be a net positive for Obama.  backscatter712   May-27-08 04:20 PM   #76 
  - Obama won't let Ms. "Subliminal Assassination Meme" on his ticket. He's not dumb.  CakeGrrl   May-27-08 04:30 PM   #84 
  - I certainly hope not.  blonndee   May-27-08 04:35 PM   #85 
  - Two words: HIGH NEGATIVES  derby378   May-27-08 05:01 PM   #88 
  - As Obama says, he's a practical minded guy  orangepeel68   May-27-08 05:06 PM   #90 
  - I would hate the idea.  Bright Eyes   May-27-08 05:22 PM   #94 
  - 2 points  JVS   May-27-08 05:27 PM   #96 
  - It makes me sick to my stomach. Thinking about her fuckin up the ticket  ej510   May-27-08 06:13 PM   #99 
     - God damn it!  Auntie Bush   May-27-08 06:50 PM   #102 
        - She also said all he has is a speech. I think that adds up to less qualified.  cui bono   May-27-08 08:24 PM   #116 
        - Why do you....  stillcool47   May-27-08 10:07 PM   #134 
  - It's a great idea.  cbayer   May-27-08 07:36 PM   #106 
  - Aren't you one of the folks that damned Rhodes for her stand up  merh   May-27-08 08:27 PM   #117 
     - I don't know who "you guys" are.  cbayer   May-27-08 08:47 PM   #118 
  - I think we should be open and willing to any tactics that get us into the White  Maraya1969   May-27-08 07:40 PM   #107 
  - After her Friday remark, no matter how one takes it, I don't see how she could be.  tblue37   May-27-08 07:49 PM   #108 
  - No. He CANNOT pick her and keep his legitimacy.  cui bono   May-27-08 08:23 PM   #115 
  - Who else you gonna get. Richardson? That's a real prize.  Neshanic   May-27-08 08:50 PM   #120 
  - Superdelegates like Bill Richardson? Ted Kennedy? john Kerry?  CaptJasHook   May-27-08 09:05 PM   #125 
  - Regardless of who says what, the choice of Number Two  Samantha   May-27-08 09:06 PM   #127 
  - LOL, I saw this very same theoretical situation floated here  Erin Elizabeth   May-27-08 09:24 PM   #130 
  - They might try, but I don't think Obama will go along with it  mrone2   May-27-08 09:49 PM   #133 
  - Rassmussen poll results released on 5/23 show why Obama needs HRC on the ticket if  highplainsdem   May-27-08 11:48 PM   #135 
  - It would be the only way that I would vote for Obama.  Beacool   May-28-08 12:38 AM   #136 

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