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CatnHat Donating Member (669 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-17-08 08:49 AM
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37. More than just seniors
its amazing the mindset of some to think that it is only seniors who have a problem with the VP question.
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  -I Had One Of "Those" Conversations With A Hillary Supporter Today... JimGinPA  Jun-16-08 09:56 PM   #0 
  - Good for you!  tabatha   Jun-16-08 09:59 PM   #1 
  - Sounds like a gentle approach. Good idea.  Overseas   Jun-16-08 10:01 PM   #2 
  - Indeed, the 'approach' used during the primaries is what drove them away in the first place...  niceypoo   Jun-17-08 07:56 AM   #31 
  - have an opportunity and a  zidzi   Jun-16-08 10:01 PM   #3 
  - might not vote this year, unless Hillary is the VP"- I've heard that a thousand times among seniors  papau   Jun-16-08 10:05 PM   #4 
  - If that is the case, and the Repubs win...  ingac70   Jun-16-08 10:13 PM   #5 
  - Really? A THOUSAND times?  Blue-Jay   Jun-16-08 10:22 PM   #7 
  - perhaps he spends a lot of time around some seniors with short-term memory problems. n/t  gkhouston   Jun-17-08 01:10 PM   #55 
     - LOL - true - but long enough to still be allowed to vote  papau   Jun-18-08 10:01 PM   #82 
  - correct; i think seniors could make or break obama. he needs to do some serious work there. nt  VotesForWomen   Jun-16-08 10:23 PM   #8 
  - My mother, in her 80s, is very disappointed Hillary lost  dbaker41   Jun-17-08 12:52 PM   #49 
  - I think "no income tax on those over 65 earning  Patiod   Jun-17-08 01:40 PM   #65 
  - It make a good sound bite, but actually,  shimmergal   Jun-17-08 11:02 PM   #79 
  - People need to realize that Democrats have problems with the senior vote,  Liberal_Stalwart71   Jun-17-08 01:51 PM   #68 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-16-08 10:27 PM   #10 
  - I hope those seniors like the taste of cat food. Because if McCain wins, they'll be eating it.  JVS   Jun-17-08 05:35 AM   #23 
  - oh my!  faithfulcitizen   Jun-17-08 08:51 AM   #38 
  - More than just seniors  CatnHat   Jun-17-08 08:49 AM   #37 
  - Any senior who votes for McCain or stays home in November,  DailyGrind51   Jun-17-08 09:19 AM   #43 
  - Just bet you have.  blonndee   Jun-18-08 10:03 PM   #83 
  - just so you know, not everyone who doesn't like obama is/was a republican. nt  VotesForWomen   Jun-16-08 10:20 PM   #6 
  - I Live In One Of The Reddest Counties In PA...  JimGinPA   Jun-16-08 10:25 PM   #9 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jun-16-08 10:33 PM   #12 
  - They might as well be.  FrenchieCat   Jun-16-08 10:27 PM   #11 
  - They're not all "irrational hatred," either.  dbaker41   Jun-17-08 12:59 PM   #51 
     - Stay home = Vote for McSame = Vote for Dumbya = Irrational n/t  Liberal_Stalwart71   Jun-17-08 01:55 PM   #69 
        - Then you need to make sure they understand that.  dbaker41   Jun-17-08 04:06 PM   #72 
           - I don't look my nose down on anyone. It doesn't take a rocket scientist to understand  Liberal_Stalwart71   Jun-17-08 09:19 PM   #76 
           - "If they don't know that then they deserve what they get ..."  dbaker41   Jun-18-08 10:14 AM   #81 
           - ETA: If they dislike Obama so much that they simply cannot stomach voting for him,  Liberal_Stalwart71   Jun-17-08 09:22 PM   #77 
  - And just so you know, people who hope for the repubs to win aren't democrats, either. nt  ThruTheLookingGlass   Jun-16-08 11:05 PM   #14 
  - They might as well be.  Shakespeare   Jun-17-08 01:22 AM   #22 
  - They're not all "spiteful."  dbaker41   Jun-17-08 12:56 PM   #50 
     - One can have doubts and still be able to pull the lever for one's ultimate best interests.  Shakespeare   Jun-17-08 01:04 PM   #53 
        - It's still early in the GE campaign.  dbaker41   Jun-17-08 01:27 PM   #60 
           - Absolutely.  Shakespeare   Jun-17-08 01:44 PM   #66 
  - Condolences on your tombstone.  blonndee   Jun-18-08 10:03 PM   #84 
     - That's Strange...  JimGinPA   Jun-18-08 10:13 PM   #85 
  - I don't understand "those" warrants either. I don't need to. Logic is on our side.  countmyvote4real   Jun-16-08 11:05 PM   #13 
  - I empathize with that woman.  Beacool   Jun-16-08 11:41 PM   #15 
  - He Has More Elected Experience Than The Person Who's Pictured In Your Avatar Though...  JimGinPA   Jun-16-08 11:53 PM   #16 
  - Oh yeah, he was a state senator.  Beacool   Jun-17-08 12:37 AM   #17 
     - As Opposed To Wife?  JimGinPA   Jun-17-08 12:40 AM   #18 
     - I wouldn't bother, Jim.  monomach   Jun-17-08 12:56 AM   #19 
     - That quote is not mine. n/t  Beacool   Jun-17-08 01:17 AM   #20 
     - She's been in the US senate 4 years more than Obama.  Beacool   Jun-17-08 01:21 AM   #21 
        - He's been in elected office for 4 more years than Hillary  JVS   Jun-17-08 05:49 AM   #25 
           - I disagree.  Beacool   Jun-17-08 08:56 AM   #40 
              - WTF is wrong with you. Even though it's over you spread RW bullshit.  JenniferZ   Jun-17-08 01:33 PM   #63 
                 - Excellent question.  JVS   Jun-17-08 04:09 PM   #73 
     - As opposed to the rigors of being First Lady.  Starbucks Anarchist   Jun-17-08 08:45 AM   #34 
     - Yeah, like "First Lady" is a great presidential resume, huh?  Oregonian   Jun-17-08 12:48 PM   #47 
  - Hubris? How? Or are you just bashing the nominee?  JVS   Jun-17-08 05:43 AM   #24 
  - Abe Lincoln had a nearly identical resume  uberllama42   Jun-17-08 01:13 PM   #57 
  - Neither does sweet Hillary...and First Lady doesn't count. ;)  Liberal_Stalwart71   Jun-17-08 01:59 PM   #70 
  - Her apprehiension was well reasoned and shared by many  styersc   Jun-17-08 06:10 AM   #26 
  - "such an inexperienced and untested candidate"  Liberal_Stalwart71   Jun-17-08 02:18 PM   #71 
  - First, explain to her why not voting is almost as bad as voting for McCain  rox63   Jun-17-08 06:17 AM   #27 
  - Did this tennis instructor say what made her the most distrustful of Obama?  genna   Jun-17-08 06:30 AM   #28 
  - As Al Gore pointed out last night, the same things regarding inexperience were said about JFK that  flpoljunkie   Jun-17-08 06:46 AM   #29 
  - You just can't let it go, can you?  janesez   Jun-17-08 07:33 AM   #30 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-17-08 08:17 AM   #32 
  - Well to balence things out  Tom Rinaldo   Jun-17-08 08:38 AM   #33 
  - self-delete  Crisco   Jun-17-08 08:47 AM   #35 
  - NCLB is a big deal to me, too.  LWolf   Jun-17-08 08:47 AM   #36 
  - The teachers are some of her greatest supporters.  Beacool   Jun-17-08 09:03 AM   #41 
     - Which is interesting  PatGund   Jun-17-08 01:00 PM   #52 
        - Education is not a monolithic block.  LWolf   Jun-17-08 07:59 PM   #75 
  - okay, so she is a repub woman who would have switched for Hillary. But she isn't a democrat.  faithfulcitizen   Jun-17-08 08:55 AM   #39 
  - ...but she just isn't sure if she can trust him.  sudopod   Jun-17-08 09:07 AM   #42 
  - I think it's his epidermal shade.  faithfulcitizen   Jun-17-08 12:28 PM   #45 
  - Hillary didn't have foreign policy experience /responsibility either  DeschutesRiver   Jun-17-08 09:20 AM   #44 
  - I'm waiting to see if people start attacking you for making this up...  zulchzulu   Jun-17-08 12:36 PM   #46 
  - LOL!  faithfulcitizen   Jun-17-08 09:57 PM   #78 
  - I don't recall a significant group of any other candidate's hardcore supporters acting like this.  Oregonian   Jun-17-08 12:50 PM   #48 
  - As a woman, I'm utterly horrified by it.  Shakespeare   Jun-17-08 01:05 PM   #54 
  - I'm a woman and I agree. These idiots are going to not vote or vote FOR the anti-woman candidate  Oregonian   Jun-17-08 01:10 PM   # 
  - two things:  Evergreen Emerald   Jun-17-08 01:18 PM   #58 
     - Just because she was a "valid female contender"  Oregonian   Jun-17-08 01:26 PM   #59 
     - I never said she was entitled to anything  Evergreen Emerald   Jun-17-08 01:30 PM   #62 
     - If anyone truly believes the democratic party is no better than the republican party...  Shakespeare   Jun-17-08 01:28 PM   #61 
  - Since she voted for W in '04...  ingac70   Jun-17-08 01:10 PM   #56 
  - Ask her why it is that both Hillary and McSame got it wrong on the war, while  Liberal_Stalwart71   Jun-17-08 01:34 PM   #64 
  - One of our friends has come around  Patiod   Jun-17-08 01:46 PM   #67 
  - Update - Tuesday...  JimGinPA   Jun-17-08 04:16 PM   #74 
  - Everyone--  shimmergal   Jun-17-08 11:56 PM   #80 

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