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74. Why, that sounds like a crowd of about 20 people.
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  -Good God. This is the worst speech I have ever seen. Skinner  Jun-03-08 07:42 PM   #0 
  - Seriously!  lynyrd_skynyrd   Jun-03-08 07:43 PM   #1 
  - No kidding! Watch his head swivel! Heck, there's got to be 85 people there! nt  babylonsister   Jun-03-08 07:43 PM   #2 
  - Yep, very thin crowd.  janeaustin   Jun-03-08 07:51 PM   #72 
  - I wonder if they had a prompter somewhere. He kept looking off in the distance..n/t  eagertolearn   Jun-04-08 03:20 PM   #260 
     - He's looking for his "vision" or is it his speech writer?  mac2   Jun-04-08 04:34 PM   #275 
  - The whole thing was horrible, did you like how he tried to tie Obama to lobbyists??  NotThisTime   Jun-03-08 08:17 PM   #176 
  - And that expression that's supposed to resemble a smile? Looks like he's straining at stool.  hisownpetard   Jun-04-08 04:31 PM   #274 
  - The cadence of his speech is very annoying, very patronizing, imo.  moc   Jun-03-08 07:43 PM   #3 
  - I can't listen to him - it's the cadence and just the timbre of his  livetohike   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   # 
  - I can't look at him, those yellow teeth creep me out, he looks like the villain  Heather MC   Jun-04-08 08:03 AM   #243 
     - Great characterization!  livetohike   Jun-04-08 12:24 PM   #253 
     - His off-timed forced clown smile at applause line breaks is pathetic.  Buck Rabbit   Jun-04-08 03:13 PM   #258 
        - That "smile" is the worst. A grimace trying to be a smile. (n/t)  klook   Jun-04-08 03:29 PM   #265 
  - Yes, is cadence is gawdawful.  WritingIsMyReligion   Jun-03-08 07:49 PM   #66 
  - Yeah .. it's like he's talking to children.  BattyDem   Jun-03-08 07:55 PM   #100 
  - 7th grader reading his awesome term paper in front of the class.  burythehatchet   Jun-03-08 08:09 PM   #155 
  - its an awful thing to watch. I can't stand people of his age looking  roguevalley   Jun-03-08 08:21 PM   #178 
  - I agree..He sounds like he is telling a bed time story after he took his sleeping pills!  eagertolearn   Jun-04-08 03:22 PM   #262 
  - cadence? you call that CAY-dense?  poli speak   Jun-04-08 05:20 PM   #284 
  - You WISH you could sound as kooky as him. n/t  george_maniakes   Jun-03-08 07:43 PM   #4 
  - I am with you on that statement! n/t  michaz   Jun-03-08 07:43 PM   #5 
  - I can't wait for the debates between him and Obama.  SeattleGirl   Jun-03-08 07:43 PM   #6 
  - Neither can I... I plan on tivoing it, so I can back up and laugh over and over again.  Kittycat   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #11 
  - I think the distinctions between the two might be noticed.  babylonsister   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #20 
     - Oh, just a tad!  SeattleGirl   Jun-03-08 07:52 PM   #80 
        - LOL!  babylonsister   Jun-03-08 07:55 PM   #96 
  - I thought I was watching a trailer for the "Get Smart" movie.  lob1   Jun-03-08 07:43 PM   #7 
  - ..  Kittycat   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #22 
  - +1  here_is_to_hope   Jun-03-08 08:03 PM   #139 
  - apparently the GOP is messing up in primaries in which their better  roguevalley   Jun-03-08 08:23 PM   #180 
  - Missed it by THAT much.  Clark2008   Jun-03-08 10:21 PM   #196 
     - Would you believe, ten boy scouts?  motocicleta   Jun-04-08 01:52 AM   #221 
  - Who could you possibly be talking about? hmmmm, ahhhh, that old guy speaking to 100's on the  thunder rising   Jun-03-08 07:43 PM   #8 
  - I know we're going to cream McLame.  bigwillq   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #9 
  - God, our candidates were an embarrassment of riches. Even Gravel is better than grampa.  Tatiana   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #10 
  - That smile is creepy.....  Pennie109   Jun-03-08 07:47 PM   #43 
  - Haha! Gravel would TROUNCE him.  DangerousRhythm   Jun-03-08 07:58 PM   #120 
  - he's killing my buzz  NightWatcher   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   # 
  - u know?  NatBurner   Jun-03-08 07:58 PM   #118 
  - This is his way of stealing the Dems thunder. He's doing a good job  BrentTaylor   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #12 
  - The contrat between him and Obama in a debate is going to be...  LucyParsons   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #13 
  - zzzzzzzz  RL3AO   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   # 
  - well said!  bicentennial_baby   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   # 
  - why don't you play a game of solitaire, raymond?  islandmkl   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   # 
  - !  bicentennial_baby   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   # 
  - He sucks. He's got nothing. nt  No Surrender   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #14 
  - except the criminals of the * regime in his corner.  alyce douglas   Jun-04-08 07:28 AM   #240 
  - Does he have that Popeye look?  Donkeykick   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #15 
  - He needs PoliGrip extra hold. n/t  Junkdrawer   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #16 
  - Hey! Is that a knock? Some of us have to use that stuff!  Radio_Lady   Jun-04-08 01:43 AM   #220 
     - have you considered dental implants? I'm serious.  woolldog   Jun-04-08 02:41 AM   #227 
        - Dental implants are for rich people.  FlaGranny   Jun-04-08 06:58 AM   #234 
  - People are gonna be so scared by this dufuss, they'll hide behind Obama for protection. Geezer.  K Gardner   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #17 
  - Yep - agree 100%. It's the voice of the past speaking to a *DAY & AGE* that's moved on. n/t.  apocalypsehow   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #18 
  - That crowd is so inspired..LOL!  tokenlib   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #19 
  - He's more effective than ambian. I'm nodding off. n/t  myrna minx   Jun-03-08 07:44 PM   #21 
  - and he takes ambian to go to sleep???  mcg   Jun-04-08 07:17 AM   #236 
  - The crowd of  REDSTATELIBERAL   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   #23 
  - I can't wait for the debates!!!! n/t  Goblinmonger   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   # 
  - It's Rainin' McCain!!  Sparkly   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   #24 
  - I've put him in the spooky realm.  lyonn   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   #25 
  - It seems he is speaking in front of like 30 people. nm  TeamJordan23   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   #26 
  - Absolutely... Obama's little girls could beat this idiot.  futureliveshere   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   #27 
  - It really, really is.  BlooInBloo   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   #28 
  - Thank you, Mr. Administrator, and former keeper of GD:P.  faygokid   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   #29 
  - Did he stay awake during the whole thing?  VancSouthpaw   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   # 
  - Worst? EVER??  PeaceNikki   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   #30 
  - yes it is that bad and the reason is that he decided to put it juxtaposition to Clinton  grantcart   Jun-03-08 07:59 PM   #123 
  - LOLOL!!!  redstate_democrat   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   #31 
  - Old Man yells at cloud!  neverforget   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   #32 
  - How many Bush speeches have you seen?  mohc   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   # 
  - He should never go before Obama...  stillcool47   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   # 
  - He..he...He definitely can't go after him....  MadMaddie   Jun-03-08 07:59 PM   #122 
     - He shouldn't go anywhere NEAR him. nt  JenniferZ   Jun-03-08 08:03 PM   #138 
  - This is like my 7th grade speech class.  tridim   Jun-03-08 07:45 PM   #33 
  - Yep.  Fox Mulder   Jun-03-08 07:46 PM   #34 
  - I'm not going to be able to stay up for Obama  Phoonzang   Jun-03-08 07:46 PM   # 
  - Way to go.. he just insulted the youth of this country!!  futureliveshere   Jun-03-08 07:46 PM   #35 
  - There's the campaign for the fall. Just re-run clips.  Orsino   Jun-03-08 07:46 PM   #36 
  - that disney animatrix technology is amazing  NatBurner   Jun-03-08 07:46 PM   #37 
  - OMG THAT LAUGH!  RL3AO   Jun-03-08 07:46 PM   #38 
  - He did it AGAIN ! Ewww ewww.. eww.. I see a You Tube Moment Coming..  K Gardner   Jun-03-08 07:47 PM   #50 
  - Failed ideas???  newmajority   Jun-03-08 07:46 PM   #39 
  - OMG.. did anyone see that "giggle" ???  K Gardner   Jun-03-08 07:46 PM   #40 
  - Yeah.  RL3AO   Jun-03-08 07:47 PM   # 
  - Spooky.  babylonsister   Jun-03-08 07:52 PM   #81 
  - That was freaking sinister  me b zola   Jun-03-08 07:56 PM   #102 
  - We are.  Old Crusoe   Jun-03-08 07:46 PM   #41 
  - I wouldn't be so sure if  bbinacan   Jun-03-08 07:47 PM   # 
  - "MAC ATTACK" sign .... LOL  aaronbees   Jun-03-08 07:47 PM   #42 
  - "all fat... no substance."  dana_b   Jun-03-08 07:48 PM   #56 
  - I wish I could change my user name. nt  mcg   Jun-03-08 11:40 PM   #212 
  - Not to mention it looks like he's giving the speech at the local Shoney's.  VolcanoJen   Jun-03-08 07:47 PM   #44 
  - Now I want some strawberry pie!  Olney Blue   Jun-03-08 07:51 PM   #69 
  - No shit  GoPsUx   Jun-03-08 07:47 PM   #45 
  - and he's delivering it poorly.  FLDem5   Jun-03-08 07:47 PM   #46 
  - Agreed. Oh yeah... Can we lift the 3 thread limit?  andyrowe   Jun-03-08 07:47 PM   #47 
  - He is... so... goddamned.... moronic.  WritingIsMyReligion   Jun-03-08 07:47 PM   #48 
  - He's going nowhere but back to Arizona very soon  eleny   Jun-03-08 07:47 PM   #49 
  - Too bad we can't keep him out of there too  newmajority   Jun-03-08 07:52 PM   #77 
     - Oh fuck, here comes the fearmongering  newmajority   Jun-03-08 07:52 PM   #83 
     - He's up for re-election in 2010  Hippo_Tron   Jun-03-08 10:21 PM   #195 
  - Well, there's one good thing  mvd   Jun-03-08 07:47 PM   #51 
  - He was the designated batter to get creamed  nadinbrzezinski   Jun-03-08 07:48 PM   #52 
  - Yep. Suicide mission. I agree n/t  sfexpat2000   Jun-03-08 07:48 PM   #61 
  - I was nodding off listening to McCain ...... n/t  kevinmc   Jun-03-08 07:48 PM   # 
  - It's all good because Obama is going to fry these bastards in the GE  ericgtr   Jun-03-08 07:48 PM   #53 
  - NPR had the first few minutes  cbayer   Jun-03-08 07:48 PM   #54 
  - I was watching it on MSNBC and half way through they announced  eagertolearn   Jun-04-08 03:30 PM   #266 
  - He is turning my stomach  malta blue   Jun-03-08 07:48 PM   #55 
  - This will not be the worse - btw he had tough competition with "W" and all as the worse speaker  stop the bleeding   Jun-03-08 07:48 PM   #57 
  - Wheeeeeeeeeeeeeee !  proud patriot   Jun-03-08 07:48 PM   #58 
  - He's trying so hard to be not trying...  RiverStone   Jun-03-08 07:48 PM   #59 
  - GOBAMA! McCan't Can't Win!  berni_mccoy   Jun-03-08 07:48 PM   #60 
  - McCan't -- how appropriate !! nt  eppur_se_muova   Jun-03-08 10:18 PM   #193 
  - BUT, BUT, BUT...I'M A MAVERICK!!!! WAAAAAAAAHHHHHHH!!!  bullwinkle428   Jun-03-08 07:49 PM   #62 
  - All the commanders that hadn't been sacked by the Chimperor!  bullwinkle428   Jun-03-08 07:51 PM   #73 
  - No, he's a "Maverick"  krispos42   Jun-04-08 02:06 AM   #224 
  - I actually met Maury Maverick, Junior!!!  Perragrande   Jun-04-08 02:10 AM   #225 
  - DUzy worthy  klook   Jun-04-08 03:31 PM   #268 
  - Don't forget "WAR HERO"  anonymous171   Jun-04-08 03:08 PM   #257 
  - McBorrrrrrrrrrrrrring!  Born_A_Truman   Jun-03-08 07:49 PM   #63 
  - Somebody told me it looks like he has had too many botox injections.  LonelyLRLiberal   Jun-04-08 06:09 PM   #291 
  - I'm not so sure.  bbinacan   Jun-03-08 07:49 PM   #64 
  - Tight race? That's what Republicans say when.....  Th1onein   Jun-03-08 08:08 PM   #152 
  - What a Manchurian Candidate he is. n/t  Tatiana   Jun-03-08 07:49 PM   #65 
  - So the 3 thread limit...  andyrowe   Jun-03-08 07:50 PM   #67 
  - Mr. and Mrs. Cleaver would have been convinced  Douglas Carpenter   Jun-03-08 07:50 PM   #68 
  - don't forget that any intelligent republican would have to regard McCain...  mike_c   Jun-03-08 07:51 PM   #70 
  - He's absolutely horrendous. ...Even the right-wing blog haters realize it.  jefferson_dem   Jun-03-08 07:51 PM   #71 
  - Oh, that's funny  VolcanoJen   Jun-03-08 07:53 PM   #86 
  - Why, that sounds like a crowd of about 20 people.  berni_mccoy   Jun-03-08 07:51 PM   #74 
  - He's reading it! This is so lame. nt  genevat   Jun-03-08 07:52 PM   #75 
  - Don't underestimate him  nebula   Jun-03-08 07:52 PM   #76 
  - Q-Tip McAnus does have his problems.  flvegan   Jun-03-08 07:52 PM   #78 
  - Bushco stole both elections, wonder if they will/can do that for McCain  diane in sf   Jun-04-08 01:53 AM   #223 
  - Remember people, one's ability to have coherent logical positions have nothing to do with who wins.  Yotun   Jun-03-08 07:52 PM   #79 
  - I think the gloves will be off once Obama gets the opportunity. nt  babylonsister   Jun-03-08 07:53 PM   #85 
  - what is the speech for? just getting home. Gee, didn't take long for the MSM  Truth Hurts A Lot   Jun-03-08 07:52 PM   #82 
  - It seems so controlled...  Texasgal   Jun-03-08 07:53 PM   #84 
  - His head swivels as he's reading the teleprompter. Kinda like a turtle. nt  babylonsister   Jun-03-08 07:54 PM   #89 
     - Gosh, I try to tell myself it's the war injuries, but I don't think it is.  LonelyLRLiberal   Jun-04-08 06:11 PM   #292 
  - Bush got (s)elected. Reagan got elected. Both stuffed shirts. Both puppets without a clue.  tabasco   Jun-03-08 07:54 PM   #87 
  - Change we can believe in... Hehehhehehe  Kittycat   Jun-03-08 07:54 PM   #88 
  - no kidding  canucksawbones   Jun-03-08 07:54 PM   #90 
  - He absolutely DOES NOT look presidential  algol   Jun-03-08 07:54 PM   #91 
  - It's weird. He *tries* to smile, but it's like he doesn't really know how.  BlooInBloo   Jun-03-08 07:54 PM   #92 
  - Botox? nm  LonelyLRLiberal   Jun-04-08 06:12 PM   #293 
  - It's like the same old Bush speech, with much worse delivery.  TexasObserver   Jun-03-08 07:54 PM   # 
  - LOL  mzmolly   Jun-03-08 07:54 PM   #93 
  - Plus, how can anyone imagine this guy will provide change  mvd   Jun-03-08 07:55 PM   #98 
  - *giggle* "that's not change we can believe in"  tishaLA   Jun-03-08 07:54 PM   #94 
  - These people can't even boo Obama heartily  VolcanoJen   Jun-03-08 07:54 PM   #95 
  - They sound like goats bleating, these McCain supporters  VolcanoJen   Jun-03-08 07:57 PM   #110 
  - He's projecting all of the ills of the country onto Obama.  Trekologer   Jun-03-08 07:55 PM   # 
  - McLame says "We have suc-seen......"  DogPoundPup   Jun-03-08 07:55 PM   #97 
  - scary and creepy and just wrong... Adios McSame  asSEENonTV   Jun-03-08 07:55 PM   #99 
  - This is fucking terrible.  lojasmo   Jun-03-08 07:55 PM   #101 
  - His crowd is so completely uninspired.  myrna minx   Jun-03-08 07:56 PM   #103 
  - Has he had Botox?  Kerrytravelers   Jun-03-08 07:56 PM   #104 
  - No, that's the formaldehyde. n/t  reflection   Jun-04-08 07:03 AM   #235 
  - No doubt  shadowknows69   Jun-03-08 07:56 PM   #105 
  - Yup!  genna   Jun-03-08 07:57 PM   #106 
  - They were doing a chant-- What in the world???????  qanda   Jun-03-08 07:57 PM   #107 
  - I think they were chanting, "Go Away"  me b zola   Jun-03-08 07:58 PM   #119 
     - That's what my husband thought they were saying  qanda   Jun-03-08 08:16 PM   #173 
     - Sounded like "No McCain" to me. Pitiful! nm  LonelyLRLiberal   Jun-04-08 06:13 PM   #294 
  - a leader u can believe in? wtf?  NatBurner   Jun-03-08 07:57 PM   #108 
  - That's what was said of mrbush 4 yrs ago. Beware the cheats and lies and cheats.  uppityperson   Jun-03-08 07:57 PM   #109 
  - Notice how he's got that little lilt in his voice to appear less insectoid.  Poll_Blind   Jun-03-08 07:57 PM   #111 
  - "less insectoid" -- LOL!! Now you've done it, I've woken the neighbors. nt  eppur_se_muova   Jun-03-08 10:23 PM   #200 
  - Shhh  KC2   Jun-03-08 07:57 PM   #112 
  - 40 states 40 states 40 states  grantcart   Jun-03-08 07:58 PM   #113 
  - Shit Skinner... He's Been Doing This For Months Now... The Only Thing They've Fixed...  WillyT   Jun-03-08 07:58 PM   #114 
  - Somebody also keeps telling him to smile more  sfexpat2000   Jun-03-08 07:59 PM   #121 
     - It's The "Tell"... Like In Poker...  WillyT   Jun-03-08 08:02 PM   #137 
  - The Repukes didn't even send up the "B" Team this cycle  IWantAnyDem   Jun-03-08 07:58 PM   #115 
  - it is truly pathetic. we damned well oughta cream him.  YDogg   Jun-03-08 07:58 PM   #116 
  - "The global economy exists and is not going away."  ellisonz   Jun-03-08 07:58 PM   #117 
  - The smile and enthusiam are fake just like his speech.  neverforget   Jun-03-08 07:59 PM   #124 
  - OK it's 8:59:45pm  high density   Jun-03-08 07:59 PM   #125 
  - Thanks Keith.  high density   Jun-03-08 08:00 PM   # 
  - Fuck CNN heard you man I am impressed  grantcart   Jun-03-08 08:00 PM   # 
  - May every speech he gives be as exciting and inspiring  sufrommich   Jun-03-08 08:00 PM   #126 
  - It's the speech that can make every american, young or old, rich or poor, black or white  billyoc   Jun-03-08 08:00 PM   #127 
  - Cenk, is that you?  Aya Reiko   Jun-03-08 08:00 PM   #128 
  - I wonder how many people fall asleep during his speeches.  No Surrender   Jun-03-08 08:00 PM   #129 
  - THANK U JESUS FOR MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENTS!!!!  NatBurner   Jun-03-08 08:00 PM   #130 
  - stuttering "hunnh...that's not change we can believe in"  panAmerican   Jun-03-08 08:00 PM   #131 
  - HAHAHA!!! MSNBC couldn't take it anymore - they cut away to talk about Obama!  BlooInBloo   Jun-03-08 08:00 PM   #132 
  - Damn pathetic. I've never seen McCain give a speech before.  Mike L   Jun-03-08 08:01 PM   #133 
  - He looks pained, even during his attempts at smiling for applause lines.  suffragette   Jun-03-08 08:01 PM   #134 
  - Olbermann just bigfooted McCain's ass w/ breaking news, LOL  panAmerican   Jun-03-08 08:01 PM   #135 
  - I can't figure out if he's actually...  dchill   Jun-03-08 08:02 PM   #136 
  - The crowd sounds almost canned. {nt}  Aya Reiko   Jun-03-08 08:03 PM   #140 
  - Obama can't finish a sentence without cheers interrupting him. McCain has to pause and wait.  panAmerican   Jun-03-08 08:04 PM   #141 
  - he was horrible  fishwax   Jun-03-08 08:04 PM   #142 
  - The best part is that awkward smile  muryan   Jun-03-08 08:05 PM   #143 
  - Dang, we can't see him anymore...  RiverStone   Jun-03-08 08:05 PM   #144 
  - You know what? If we don't, it will be all the confirmation  JerseygirlCT   Jun-03-08 08:05 PM   #145 
  - LOL - suddenly these words spring to mind  JerseygirlCT   Jun-03-08 08:07 PM   #146 
  - No, it's "you meddling kids." n/t  cameozalaznick   Jun-04-08 04:14 PM   #273 
  - Makes one almost embarrassed for them.  mmonk   Jun-03-08 08:07 PM   #147 
  - I love that BO got his smug repuke face off the networks in one SHOT!!!  futureliveshere   Jun-03-08 08:07 PM   #148 
  - I agree. Its actually sad.  EmilyAnne   Jun-03-08 08:08 PM   #149 
  - Raider, Raider, Bravo...This guy's going down in flames  ChimpersMcSmirkers   Jun-03-08 08:08 PM   #150 
  - HAHAHA! MSNBC cuts McCain off!  slinkerwink   Jun-03-08 08:08 PM   #151 
  - WTF was McCain thinking, scheduling his speech for NOW? Fucking DUMBASS.  BlooInBloo   Jun-03-08 08:09 PM   #153 
  - Yup.  FatDave   Jun-03-08 08:13 PM   #167 
  - They were trying to upstage Obama, obviously, but what a failure! nt  LonelyLRLiberal   Jun-04-08 06:15 PM   #295 
  - I know - isn't it GREAT.  Laura PackYourBags   Jun-03-08 08:09 PM   #154 
  - let's do it  insanity   Jun-03-08 08:10 PM   #156 
  - YES! WE! CAN!  mloutre   Jun-03-08 08:10 PM   #157 
  - It's... over.  Aya Reiko   Jun-03-08 08:10 PM   #158 
  - HAHAAHAH!!!! "This speech may be the best McCain has given on the campaign trail" !!!  BlooInBloo   Jun-03-08 08:10 PM   #159 
  - MY FRIENDS  Arkana   Jun-03-08 08:11 PM   #160 
  - That creepy little chuckle..  Kaotac   Jun-03-08 08:11 PM   #161 
  - And Yet....  OhioChick   Jun-03-08 08:11 PM   #162 
  - lawl.. after McCain's abysmal speech.. Faux is trying to explain away the horrible performance  AZSlacker   Jun-03-08 08:11 PM   #163 
  - He sounds like the uncle everyone has but hates to invite over at holidays.  chimpsrsmarter   Jun-03-08 08:12 PM   #164 
  - It was definitely brutal. nt  WIllo   Jun-03-08 08:13 PM   #165 
  - I think he was using someone else's false teeth  Jersey Devil   Jun-03-08 08:13 PM   #166 
  - OMG LOL  lonestarnot   Jun-03-08 08:18 PM   #177 
  - Hey, Demosthenes...  Junkdrawer   Jun-03-08 08:24 PM   #183 
  - YES, Skinner!  janx   Jun-03-08 08:13 PM   #168 
  - LOL. HArold Ford disagrees.  PM7nj   Jun-03-08 08:14 PM   #169 
  - The debates will leave him a quivering mass of screaming matter  Juniperx   Jun-03-08 08:14 PM   #170 
  - YES. It was truly TERRIBLE.  Political Heretic   Jun-03-08 08:15 PM   #171 
  - Remember 'Wendy Whiner' from SNL?  sad_one   Jun-03-08 08:15 PM   #172 
  - Thought the same thing  DeschutesRiver   Jun-03-08 08:16 PM   #174 
  - And he thought it was a GOOD idea to give it  bleever   Jun-03-08 08:17 PM   #175 
  - I can't wait!!!  tekisui   Jun-03-08 08:22 PM   #179 
  - i had to turn it off, SO BAD  clevbot   Jun-03-08 08:23 PM   #181 
  - Did you catch Toobin on CNN?  JackBeck   Jun-03-08 08:24 PM   #182 
  - even fox news is making excuses for why McCain was so bad.  Hamlette   Jun-03-08 08:25 PM   #184 
  - I switched channels to avoid the pain of McPain. n/t  L0oniX   Jun-03-08 08:26 PM   #185 
  - meh.  Blue-Jay   Jun-03-08 08:33 PM   #186 
  - Funny, I'd heard that Mannatees weren't social creatures..  symbolman   Jun-03-08 10:36 PM   #206 
  - Oh my,...way too funny pic!  pengillian101   Jun-04-08 06:08 PM   #290 
  - Harold Ford said it was one of McCain's best speeches ever.  TheWraith   Jun-03-08 08:50 PM   #187 
  - I heard that. Made me spit iced tea.  Rosemary2205   Jun-03-08 10:20 PM   #194 
  - Yup. Like finely churned buttah.  Writer   Jun-03-08 08:52 PM   #188 
  - I'll have some McCain in my coffee.  thevoiceofreason   Jun-03-08 08:55 PM   #189 
  - There was zero energy in that room.  Strawman   Jun-03-08 08:58 PM   #190 
  - As wooden, inarticulate, monotonic bushbots, go, he wasn't that bad  IDemo   Jun-03-08 08:59 PM   #191 
  - When he's off script,  SpookyCat   Jun-03-08 09:06 PM   #192 
  - Wow worse than a Bush speech. He must have been really bad.  Geek_Girl   Jun-03-08 10:22 PM   #197 
  - My thoughts exactly while watching him.  esuna   Jun-03-08 10:22 PM   #198 
  - He's trying to be Reagan with the references to his age  Hippo_Tron   Jun-03-08 10:22 PM   #199 
  - MESSAGE TO MCCAIN: GREEN IS DEFINITELY YOUR COLOR!!!  IWantAnyDem   Jun-03-08 10:24 PM   #201 
  - Nice color combo  Deliphus   Jun-04-08 07:09 PM   #302 
  - John "lettucehead" McCain nt  mcg   Jun-05-08 07:02 AM   #307 
  - I said the same to my wife  dave29   Jun-03-08 10:24 PM   #202 
  - Tell me about it  JimmyJubes   Jun-03-08 10:29 PM   #203 
  - There was NO excitement in the audience at all  DesertRat   Jun-03-08 10:31 PM   #204 
  - McLame ....YAwn n/t  L0oniX   Jun-03-08 10:31 PM   #205 
  - Dude, you aren't kidding.  zulchzulu   Jun-03-08 10:36 PM   #207 
  - K&R  Lil Missy   Jun-03-08 10:59 PM   #208 
  - Both of McCain's fans seemed to like the speech  4_Legs_Good   Jun-03-08 11:02 PM   #209 
  - Barack's going to go at Grandpa like a spider monkey! No mercy.  AtomicKitten   Jun-03-08 11:06 PM   #210 
  - Skinner, I am familiar with those Kenner, LA 'McCain supporters' you saw on TV.  Swamp Rat   Jun-03-08 11:07 PM   #211 
  - Kick.  Ice-9   Jun-03-08 11:41 PM   #213 
  - I still say there's something wrong with the left side of his face.  Kristi1696   Jun-03-08 11:45 PM   #214 
  - Notice he stole Obama's slogan...'A leader we can believe in' behind him.  anigbrowl   Jun-03-08 11:53 PM   #215 
  - That's what I said about GWB. And look what happened.  AllyCat   Jun-04-08 01:30 AM   #216 
  - Note to McCain: Do not hold rallies/give speeches at the same time as Obama  anonymous171   Jun-04-08 01:32 AM   #217 
  - Skinner, did you speaketh? Doth this begin to taketh away the GD: P?  Radio_Lady   Jun-04-08 01:37 AM   #218 
  - Radio Lady,  beltanefauve   Jun-04-08 06:29 PM   #296 
  - Word  Cali_Democrat   Jun-04-08 01:38 AM   #219 
  - In his defense  fortyfeetunder   Jun-04-08 01:53 AM   #222 
  - Not McLAME for nothin' n/t  48percenter   Jun-04-08 02:11 AM   #226 
  - Yeah, well I thought the same when watching a retarded monkey...  MilesColtrane   Jun-04-08 03:03 AM   #228 
  - He did sound a lot like road kill during that speech.  ecdab   Jun-04-08 04:24 AM   #229 
  - Totally agreed. Obama will cream him politely, though  Mimosa   Jun-04-08 04:29 AM   #230 
  - I caught the replay on C-SPAN last night...  rasputin1952   Jun-04-08 06:16 AM   #231 
  - I got upthis morning thinking was I dreaming  Tippy   Jun-04-08 07:39 AM   #241 
     - I got the impression all he wanted to do was clamber back into  rasputin1952   Jun-04-08 07:50 AM   #242 
  - I can't wait to edit it  George Oilwellian   Jun-04-08 06:28 AM   #232 
  - It was even worse than a Bush speech  MaineDem   Jun-04-08 06:38 AM   #233 
  - Malloy said last night he can't wait to see Obama and McCain on stage together in a debate.  LibInTexas   Jun-04-08 07:23 AM   #237 
  - With all respect to Skinner, speeches don't vote.  Sancho   Jun-04-08 07:24 AM   #238 
  - Thanks for the reality check. After 2000 and 2004 it's naive  LibDemAlways   Jun-04-08 04:38 PM   #276 
  - what is that saying?  alyce douglas   Jun-04-08 07:26 AM   #239 
  - He sounds like granpa doesn't he?  underpants   Jun-04-08 08:11 AM   #244 
  - My thoughts exactly.  TragedyandHope   Jun-04-08 08:31 AM   #245 
  - The GOP want to lose this election. That way the cons can point their finger  B Calm   Jun-04-08 08:36 AM   #246 
  - Yup...he is the 'new' Bob Dole....the rethuglicans KNOW they're going to get a major ass kicking...  truebrit71   Jun-04-08 08:39 AM   #248 
  - He just looks so uncomfortable in his own skin...  truebrit71   Jun-04-08 08:38 AM   #247 
  - The more people hear McCain speak, the more his numbers will drop.  TexasObserver   Jun-04-08 08:41 AM   #249 
  - "We are gonna cream this guy".  skypuddle   Jun-04-08 09:41 AM   #250 
  - Just Horrible....was there 100 people in the room?  Juan_de_la_Dem   Jun-04-08 12:04 PM   #251 
  - Really? Harold Ford said he liked it.  redqueen   Jun-04-08 12:05 PM   #252 
  - called it 'powerful' unfortunately Ford read the speech and made up his talking points before McCain  grantcart   Jun-04-08 03:07 PM   #256 
  - We should. But McCain/Rethugs still have the media in their pocket.  krkaufman   Jun-04-08 03:04 PM   #254 
  - Matthews openly admitted that the press is McCain's  tblue37   Jun-04-08 05:15 PM   #280 
     - Yep. This is not a level playing field, and declarations that the Dem should trounce the Rethug ...  krkaufman   Jun-04-08 09:46 PM   #305 
  - I'm like Barbara Bush when it comes to John McCain...  Baby Snooks   Jun-04-08 03:07 PM   #255 
  - "the gaze" of the adoring wife  rniel   Jun-04-08 04:03 PM   #272 
  - by choosing McCain as their nominee  Cheap_Trick   Jun-04-08 03:20 PM   #259 
  - they do, it allows them to blame the cost of fixin the mess to  onethatcares   Jun-04-08 05:50 PM   #288 
  - speech aside, he's a fright to see.  spanone   Jun-04-08 03:21 PM   #261 
  - W gave bad speeches too. It REALLY cost him. lol  Mezzo   Jun-04-08 03:22 PM   #263 
  - waaa waaahhh...  Blue-Jay   Jun-04-08 03:23 PM   #264 
     - ??? Is that all you got? Jesus H Christ on a cracker  Mezzo   Jun-04-08 05:17 PM   #283 
  - Nice choice of words. NOT. Now I have to wash my mind.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jun-04-08 03:30 PM   #267 
  - Pundits and party elders??!!  cameozalaznick   Jun-04-08 03:37 PM   #269 
  - Skinner, that's exactly what I said when I first paid  LibDemAlways   Jun-04-08 03:56 PM   #270 
  - Bob Dole Part 2  rniel   Jun-04-08 03:59 PM   #271 
  - Au H2 '08 - n/t  L. Coyote   Jun-04-08 04:41 PM   #279 
  - Very true  proud2Blib   Jun-04-08 04:39 PM   #277 
  - REC up the TPMtv mash-up VIDEO on DU here:  L. Coyote   Jun-04-08 04:40 PM   #278 
  - I'm glad I saw the short version. Man, I wouldn't have wanted to feel that much pain...  truthisfreedom   Jun-04-08 06:50 PM   #301 
  - McCain, I will not in any way discount this man's ability to rally his forces.  Jefferson23   Jun-04-08 05:15 PM   #281 
  - I couldn't believe his people let him get up there and try to be a cowboy;  poli speak   Jun-04-08 05:16 PM   #282 
  - and don't forget those ridiculous smiles and chuckles  ladywnch   Jun-04-08 05:41 PM   #285 
  - LOL! i could not believe it, he was ssoooo bad.  shireen   Jun-04-08 05:45 PM   #286 
  - Why the HECK did Harold Ford praise this speech?  Betty88   Jun-04-08 05:48 PM   #287 
  - Harold Ford has no business calling himself a Dem. He's  LibDemAlways   Jun-04-08 10:11 PM   #306 
  - McSame n/t  mhatrw   Jun-04-08 06:00 PM   #289 
  - Bet on this: Theres worse coming yet...  quakerboy   Jun-04-08 06:30 PM   #297 
  - My friends ... The Republicans are SCREWN. nt  Oregonian   Jun-04-08 06:35 PM   #298 
  - DONT WE WISH WE COULD MATCH UP BUSH OR CHENEY WITH OBAMA?  lxlxlxl   Jun-04-08 06:37 PM   #299 
  - I thought he was against torture?  sellitman   Jun-04-08 06:39 PM   #300 
  - What WERE THEY THINKING? It was a "melt down."  KoKo01   Jun-04-08 08:34 PM   #303 
  - Why? It is not as if Bush was ever a great orator (nt)  question everything   Jun-04-08 08:36 PM   #304 
  - I think you're wrong, but I hope you're not  Donald Ian Rankin   Jun-05-08 07:05 AM   #308 
 

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