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KSinTX Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-29-08 10:56 PM
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75. I am so sorry for what you've gone through
but no matter how this works out, your voice WILL be heard. I've never been much involved in primaries (being military and overseas) but I have ALWAYS made sure my voice was heard in the GE. Primaries are, to some extent for sissies, I always thought. Make a decision, give me my choice and then I'll vote. This is the first one that I've actually been part of. It's been fun but for gosh sakes, please don't let those idiots Gelber (I think that's the Hitler moustache guy) or my absolute fave Jeremy Ring get away with what they've done. You had a shot there in FL and your people sold you out. I have Kay Bailey H. (who's a decent sort) and Cornyn (ahole of the year) and a R state senate. Take your folks out (legislatively) for me. I don't have that sort of voice.
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  -Hold the phone ... Texas not a done deal KSinTX  May-29-08 09:39 PM   #0 
  - I'm going to go wash my eyeballs out and pretend I didn't read that.. then I'm going to bed...  K Gardner   May-29-08 09:40 PM   #1 
  - Of all the improbable "that's exactly what I was thinking"s...  Dr_eldritch   May-30-08 12:02 AM   #113 
  - and they talk about disenfrachisement?  slinkerwink   May-29-08 09:41 PM   #2 
  - while the Obama camp talks about strict enforcement of the rules...  Ravy   May-29-08 09:43 PM   #5 
     - I hope Edwards sues Clinton. He will win.  John Q. Citizen   May-29-08 09:48 PM   #16 
     - Here ya go -- this should make everyone happy.  Yael   May-29-08 09:49 PM   #19 
     - I couldn't agree more, except to add  Ravy   May-29-08 09:56 PM   #25 
     - Huh? It's Hillary's campaign that's protesting in BOTH cases.  iconicgnom   May-30-08 02:04 AM   #116 
     - More like  Andy823   May-29-08 09:58 PM   #26 
     - Not whining about it happening  KSinTX   May-29-08 09:59 PM   #28 
  - Can I read that as disinfranchisment by Clinton??  shraby   May-29-08 09:42 PM   #3 
  - The Clintons have gone viral. Oy.  AtomicKitten   May-29-08 09:43 PM   #4 
  - wow.  yourguide   May-29-08 09:44 PM   #6 
  - link, please n/t  cynatnite   May-29-08 09:44 PM   #7 
  - Updated as I got it. nt  KSinTX   May-29-08 09:46 PM   #11 
  - So, let me get this straight. FL and MI broke the rules and had their  SeattleGirl   May-29-08 09:45 PM   #8 
  - It boggles the mind. . .  Shae   May-29-08 10:05 PM   #35 
  - I bet she continues to surprise, but your mind won't get any more boggled.  iconicgnom   May-30-08 02:40 AM   #117 
     - Otherwise known as Clinton fatigue.  Shae   May-30-08 07:29 AM   #121 
  - No, there's a HUGH difference.  FatDave   May-29-08 11:12 PM   #96 
  - Ahh...Challenging the wealthiest county in Texas  Scooter24   May-29-08 09:45 PM   #9 
  - Good to know...thanks  zidzi   May-29-08 09:48 PM   #15 
  - Exactly....richest and whitest!!!! And HRC had her ass handed to her  rainbow4321   May-29-08 11:10 PM   #94 
  - Paging Keith Olbermann...come in, Keith...  derby378   May-29-08 09:46 PM   #10 
  - No f'ing s*it! I was of the impression it was agreed on  KSinTX   May-29-08 09:48 PM   #14 
  - Toss her ass out on the street.  hnmnf   May-29-08 09:46 PM   #12 
  - Did they violate the rules?  MercutioATC   May-29-08 09:47 PM   # 
  - My understanding is that it was mutual agreement  KSinTX   May-29-08 09:49 PM   #18 
  - It WAS agreed upon!  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:10 PM   #42 
  - I agree  darboy   May-29-08 10:50 PM   #72 
     - It was agreed upon  tammywammy   May-29-08 11:02 PM   #80 
  - It's official: Only Clinton voters deserve to vote.  BlooInBloo   May-29-08 09:47 PM   #13 
  - I love how Obama supporters only see on side of the op  Secret_Society   May-29-08 09:49 PM   #17 
  - See #20  tabatha   May-29-08 09:51 PM   #22 
  - Clinton does NOT want strict adherence to the rules that got  SeattleGirl   May-29-08 09:54 PM   #23 
  - I think the point is...  Ravy   May-29-08 10:03 PM   #32 
     - Not at all. Just a report of a turn of events.  KSinTX   May-29-08 10:05 PM   #34 
     - Not your OP, thanks for that, btw...  Ravy   May-29-08 10:09 PM   #39 
        - I hear you. I'm going down the thread making the point  KSinTX   May-29-08 10:15 PM   #46 
           - I feel sorry for the affected county....  Ravy   May-29-08 10:42 PM   #66 
              - I am so sorry for what you've gone through  KSinTX   May-29-08 10:56 PM   #75 
                 - Yeah, those guys were asses..  Ravy   May-29-08 11:25 PM   #102 
                    - It WILL be 50 percent  KSinTX   May-29-08 11:31 PM   #107 
                       - I think so, too. That would have been right in the beginning  Ravy   May-30-08 06:59 AM   #120 
     - Thank you that was my point  Secret_Society   May-29-08 10:08 PM   #38 
        - My wife and I were talking about this the other day... another example..  Ravy   May-29-08 10:12 PM   #44 
  - Yes, that is what is so funny watching this kind of stuff  Ravy   May-29-08 09:54 PM   #24 
  - Excuse me, but I LIVE here.  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:14 PM   #45 
  - where did you read that?  stillcool47   May-29-08 11:03 PM   #82 
  - Mark Crispin Miller  tabatha   May-29-08 09:50 PM   #20 
  - HRC and her followers desperation...  and-justice-for-all   May-29-08 09:50 PM   #21 
  - Democratic turnout in Collin County increased something like 1300% over 2004.  moc   May-29-08 09:59 PM   #27 
  - Didn't y'all hold it in a dance hall or some such?  KSinTX   May-29-08 10:00 PM   #29 
  - I wasn't a delegate to the county convention, so I don't know.  moc   May-29-08 10:03 PM   #33 
     - My precinct convention was in a middle school cafeteria  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:17 PM   #48 
        - Mine was an elementary school but nowhere near as crowded  KSinTX   May-29-08 10:21 PM   #49 
           - Yeah, I knew because I've always caucused. I'm a huge geek.  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:23 PM   #50 
  - Thank you!!! Exactly!  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:16 PM   #47 
  - Well, if it's legal, they have a right to do that. But to what end? She can't win. What is she ..  indie_ana_500   May-29-08 10:02 PM   #30 
  - Hmmm, was hoping you could tell me.  KSinTX   May-29-08 10:07 PM   #37 
     - ....  gateley   May-29-08 11:25 PM   #103 
  - ugh!  Tinksrival   May-29-08 10:03 PM   #31 
  - She'll stop at nothing. I can't type what I'm thinking. rec'd  williesgirl   May-29-08 10:07 PM   #36 
  - WHAT fucking assholes.  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:09 PM   #40 
  - Oh also, let me just ADD THIS:  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:12 PM   #43 
     - They will get the prize for the Whiningest, Cheatingest,  zidzi   May-29-08 10:41 PM   #64 
        - I love the first one the best and the last one is CLASSIC.  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:45 PM   #68 
  - Oh, the irony!  Genevieve   May-29-08 10:10 PM   #41 
  - My first question would be, did the state Democratic Party organization approve of the date change  scarletwoman   May-29-08 10:28 PM   #51 
  - Yes.  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:33 PM   #56 
     - Ah, thank you. That's what I expected. This is just silly, they can't override the TX Dem Party.  scarletwoman   May-29-08 10:36 PM   #60 
        - But it's Hillary.  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:42 PM   #65 
           - I sure do hope the Clintons have a contingency plan for when they get their inevitable smackdown.  scarletwoman   May-29-08 10:49 PM   #71 
  - Any idea on why there was a delay and who was responsible for it?  frickaline   May-29-08 10:29 PM   #52 
  - As I've said in a few posts in this thread,  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:31 PM   #53 
     - Thank you. That's really good to know -- see my question above. (nt)  scarletwoman   May-29-08 10:33 PM   #57 
     - wow  frickaline   May-29-08 10:37 PM   #61 
     - What are you talking about?  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:48 PM   #70 
     - I'm in SD 10 and was at Will Rogers all day  tammywammy   May-29-08 10:59 PM   #77 
        - Wow. That was a GINORMOUS convention, then, huh?  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 11:02 PM   #79 
        - It was in the rodeo arena  tammywammy   May-29-08 11:04 PM   #85 
           - OMG ROFL.  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 11:05 PM   #87 
           - Alnd I thought it was a dance hall ...  KSinTX   May-29-08 11:06 PM   #89 
        - How'd we do, my friend (and not in a McCain way) nt  KSinTX   May-29-08 11:04 PM   #84 
  - COUNT EVERY VOTE!  PM7nj   May-29-08 10:31 PM   #54 
  - My next question is: What are they, fucking NUTS?!?! Piss off a bunch of rich Texas Dems?!?!  scarletwoman   May-29-08 10:32 PM   #55 
  - But in the case of *black* well-off Texas Dems  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:35 PM   #58 
     - Oh wow, I did not know that! OMG! That's just stunning, it really is.  scarletwoman   May-29-08 10:43 PM   #67 
        - Well, in Collin County they probably have a bit lower percentage  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:51 PM   #73 
           - Have you heard the Spanish-language ad BHO did in PR?  KSinTX   May-29-08 10:57 PM   #76 
           - Done what? Enquiring minds want to know. (nt)  scarletwoman   May-29-08 11:07 PM   #90 
              - Aw dammm, he had it down  KSinTX   May-29-08 11:16 PM   #97 
                 - Thank you. Unfortunately, my Flintstones era computer can't do videos.  scarletwoman   May-29-08 11:19 PM   #98 
                    - It was a REALLY good thing.  gateley   May-29-08 11:45 PM   #110 
                       - Oh cool! Wow, for an old woman like me, this is the first Dem campaign that I can remember  scarletwoman   May-29-08 11:49 PM   #112 
           - I never understood why Hillary was supposed to be strong with Hispanics.  scarletwoman   May-29-08 11:04 PM   #86 
              - Yes, it was a HUGE assumption.  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 11:08 PM   #92 
              - So how do you think it looks for Hispanic votes in November? Can they be won for Obama? (nt)  scarletwoman   May-29-08 11:10 PM   #93 
                 - Their other choice is McCain.  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 11:12 PM   #95 
              - Well you have to understand the political machine in TX  KSinTX   May-29-08 11:22 PM   #101 
                 - Absolutely you speak the truth.  Erin Elizabeth   May-30-08 12:26 AM   #115 
  - But Obama just picked up to superdelegates in Texas tonight  sonias   May-29-08 10:36 PM   #59 
  - Asleep at the wheel! Dang  KSinTX   May-29-08 10:41 PM   #63 
  - Thanks sonia!  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 10:52 PM   #74 
  - Saw that coming months ago...  rainbow4321   May-29-08 11:22 PM   #99 
  - Hillary is one sick human being. What a hypocrite. Seek help soon Hillary....  L0oniX   May-29-08 10:37 PM   #62 
  - So much for "counting every vote" -- just more two-faced shit  Stop Cornyn   May-29-08 10:46 PM   #69 
  - Goddammit!! Leave my county the fuck alone, bitch!!!  rainbow4321   May-29-08 11:00 PM   #78 
  - Whoa, whoa, whoa rainbow. It's all good  KSinTX   May-29-08 11:03 PM   #81 
  - I wish I could give a standing ovation to a post.  Erin Elizabeth   May-29-08 11:03 PM   #83 
  - By nicer they obviously mean "handicapped accessible"  tammywammy   May-29-08 11:07 PM   #91 
  - Removed by poster  Hansel   May-29-08 11:06 PM   #88 
  - Challenge Denied...  stillcool47   May-29-08 11:22 PM   #100 
  - Chica, I'm soooo gonna kiss you  KSinTX   May-29-08 11:26 PM   #104 
  - It put a smile on my face...  stillcool47   May-29-08 11:40 PM   #109 
  - He didn't even LIVE in Collin County?!?!?  tammywammy   May-29-08 11:27 PM   #105 
  - too fucking funny...  stillcool47   May-29-08 11:31 PM   #106 
  - Excuse me, it's MORAN. Get it right, thank you  KSinTX   May-29-08 11:32 PM   #108 
  - Ha ha  Genevieve   May-29-08 11:49 PM   #111 
  - Hillary's protesters on their way to DC should head to Texas instead, and bring markers--  milkyway   May-30-08 12:19 AM   #114 
  - It really is a shame how Team Clinton always want to change the Game Plan after AGREEING to it,  MagickMuffin   May-30-08 03:12 AM   #118 
  - This is the best primary thread EVER.  crickets   May-30-08 04:53 AM   #119 
 

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