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1. So you're for candidates using bogus petition signatures? nt
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  -You want a rigid adherence to the rules? THIS is what you get. zlt234  May-29-08 02:28 PM   #0 
  - So you're for candidates using bogus petition signatures? nt  thecatburgler   May-29-08 02:30 PM   #1 
  - Oh boy  Straight Shooter   May-29-08 02:30 PM   #2 
  - There is no such "principle" about voting in primaries  Sundoggy   May-29-08 02:31 PM   #3 
  - Hillary's Base:  bvar22   May-29-08 03:48 PM   #46 
     - And your point is  JoFerret   May-29-08 05:19 PM   #51 
  - Give an example, please: "want to modify voting rights to adhere to the rules"  FSogol   May-29-08 02:31 PM   #4 
  - Um, OK.  zlt234   May-29-08 03:15 PM   #28 
  - And Obama is solely responsible for the agreement that every candidate signed, including Clinton?  Lerkfish   May-29-08 03:24 PM   #36 
  - Has Obama promoted taking away their rights? Nope. n/t  FSogol   May-29-08 03:25 PM   #38 
  - If Obama supporters decided to arbitrarily hold the GE this afternoon,  bvar22   May-29-08 03:50 PM   #47 
  - There is no "right to vote" in primaries  casus belli   Jun-01-08 05:22 AM   #65 
  - There's no "right" involved  nichomachus   May-29-08 05:02 PM   #49 
     - I said in the OP that I knew it wasn't a legal issue.  zlt234   May-29-08 07:10 PM   #54 
  - So I can just load up my petitions with bogus signatures  IWantAnyDem   May-29-08 02:31 PM   #5 
  - LOL  Bornaginhooligan   May-29-08 02:31 PM   #6 
  - This violates the 4 paragraph rule on DU  Bluebear   May-29-08 02:32 PM   #7 
  - how many times do we have to recommend this?  grantcart   May-29-08 02:32 PM   #8 
  - It's over. Obviously one candidate (Obama) knows what he's doing...  Connie_Corleone   May-29-08 02:34 PM   #9 
  - Hillbot cricket pls meet hillbotzlt234  grantcart   May-29-08 02:34 PM   #10 
  - Clinton praised those "who work hard and play by the rules".  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-29-08 02:35 PM   #11 
  - Duplicate post - already posted earlier, and the answer is still the same  CakeGrrl   May-29-08 02:36 PM   #12 
  - LOL, I bet it's burning your ass that she was beaten by a rookie  Jersey Devil   May-29-08 02:39 PM   #13 
  - What this really tells me is that Obama can be as tough as ANYONE else!!  futureliveshere   May-29-08 02:40 PM   #14 
  - yeah, Saint Obama is "tough;" hillary's a dirty-trick playing bitch. give it up please.  VotesForWomen   Jun-01-08 05:16 AM   #64 
  - Do you understand why the primary system is scheduled as it is?  Abacus   May-29-08 02:41 PM   #15 
  - Evidence of this can be found...  casus belli   Jun-01-08 05:30 AM   #67 
  - This raises a few issues  JackintheGreen   May-29-08 02:42 PM   #16 
  - Turning in bogus signatures is a sign that a candidate is unethical or a sloppy amateur  thecatburgler   May-29-08 03:04 PM   #21 
     - So you're agreeing with me?  JackintheGreen   May-29-08 03:13 PM   #26 
        - Yep! nt  thecatburgler   May-29-08 03:14 PM   #27 
  - LOL ... "We're not BREAKING the rules, we're just adhering in non-rigid manner"  DanTex   May-29-08 02:43 PM   #17 
  - Yeah, I'm down with it  Teaser   May-29-08 02:50 PM   #18 
  - None Of This Is Very New, Sir  The Magistrate   May-29-08 02:57 PM   #19 
  - EVERYBODY does that. Petition challenges are done all the time in NY .  Stephanie   May-29-08 03:00 PM   #20 
  - Damn straight. The Dems got Nader knocked off the ballot here in AZ in 2004.  thecatburgler   May-29-08 03:06 PM   #23 
     - Here are dozens of stories about petition challenges - it is standard practice  Stephanie   May-29-08 04:13 PM   #48 
  - How was your conference call today?  Jake3463   May-29-08 03:05 PM   #22 
  - Hey.. You Forgot to Link back to your SOURCE...  K Gardner   May-29-08 03:07 PM   #24 
  - No.  zlt234   May-29-08 03:17 PM   #32 
     - then why bother?  Lerkfish   May-29-08 03:27 PM   #40 
  - Yeah, because it was Obama--not Harold Ickes, Terry McAuliffe, and Howard Dean...  Liberal_Stalwart71   May-29-08 03:08 PM   #25 
  - So you support election fraud?  Bleachers7   May-29-08 03:16 PM   #29 
  - They shouldn't have depended on invalid signatures  Raine   May-29-08 03:17 PM   #30 
  - Not necessarily bad  GihrenZabi   May-29-08 03:17 PM   #31 
  - Thank you for saying that - letter vs. spirit of the law  LisaM   May-29-08 05:50 PM   #53 
     - The details weren't leaked.  BalancedGoat   May-29-08 07:26 PM   #55 
        - Well, I read this in the NYT piece on Axelrod  LisaM   May-29-08 07:40 PM   #56 
           - I assumed you were talking about Jack Ryan.  BalancedGoat   May-29-08 07:50 PM   #57 
              - Funny how it happened twice in a row, eh?  LisaM   May-29-08 07:54 PM   #58 
  - This act showed a glimpse of the manipulator he would become  GoesTo11   May-29-08 03:17 PM   #33 
  - Yeah who needs rules anyways?  Indenturedebtor   May-29-08 03:18 PM   #34 
  - Yes, they're very desperate now. They're even citing things that are  indie_ana_500   May-29-08 07:57 PM   #60 
  - "respect voting rights"?  Lerkfish   May-29-08 03:22 PM   #35 
  - GOOD!! Damn that's great news! I like rules!  SoonerPride   May-29-08 03:25 PM   #37 
  - Big K&R! What's inside the box draped with shiny hope and change paper?  Skip Intro   May-29-08 03:25 PM   #39 
  - Thanks for the K&R! Obama won't let his opponents cheat! Yay, Obama!  scheming daemons   May-29-08 03:29 PM   #42 
     - "It is how Barack Obama destroyed his enemies back in 1996 that conflicts with his message today....  Skip Intro   May-29-08 03:35 PM   #44 
        - The irony of a Hillary supporter having an issue with that is staggering  Chulanowa   May-29-08 03:40 PM   #45 
  - i am SO HAPPY we have a nominee who knows how to enforce the rules!  unblock   May-29-08 03:28 PM   #41 
  - Get rid of the rules, chaos is much better.  IsItJustMe   May-29-08 03:30 PM   #43 
  - This story has been out there for a while  democrattotheend   May-29-08 05:16 PM   #50 
  - The rules committee  quaker bill   May-29-08 05:19 PM   #52 
  - Actually, you are wrong that Obama supporters want to modify rules re MI/FL. It is Clinton...  indie_ana_500   May-29-08 07:55 PM   #59 
  - Call a WAAMBULANCE.  undeterred   Jun-01-08 03:53 AM   #61 
  - !  FrenchieCat   Jun-01-08 03:55 AM   #62 
  - O-ists sure love their rules, don't they?  VotesForWomen   Jun-01-08 05:14 AM   #63 
  - "Knock out your opposition, challenge their petitions..."  Azathoth   Jun-01-08 05:24 AM   #66 

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