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Median Democrat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-27-08 06:46 PM
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21. And explain why that renders Hillary unqualified?
Sandra Day O' Connor was judge for a grand total of 5 years. Again, why is Hillary not qualified? Are you suggesting that if Hillary serves a few token years in a state court system for a few years, ala Sandra Day O'Connor, she suddenly becomes qualified?
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  -Earl Warren Part II - Hillary Clinton On The Supreme Court Median Democrat  Jun-27-08 06:19 PM   #0 
  - What are her qualifications for the job of SCOTUS?  blogslut   Jun-27-08 06:20 PM   #1 
  - What are Fat Tony, Thomas, Scalito and Roberts?  sasquatch   Jun-27-08 06:22 PM   #3 
  - They were judges for one thing  blogslut   Jun-27-08 06:27 PM   #8 
     - What William Howard Taft?  Median Democrat   Jun-27-08 06:36 PM   #14 
        - Taft was a judge  blogslut   Jun-27-08 06:39 PM   #16 
           - Please . . .  Median Democrat   Jun-27-08 06:42 PM   #18 
           - I'm saying there is a marked difference between being a lawyer  blogslut   Jun-27-08 06:44 PM   #20 
              - They don't even have to be lawyers, never mind judges  WesDem   Jun-27-08 06:50 PM   #23 
           - Please . . .  Median Democrat   Jun-27-08 06:42 PM   #19 
           - You're right, he was. Some justices who weren't judges  bornskeptic   Jun-27-08 07:33 PM   #31 
  - She knows more than Clarence Thomas.  Octafish   Jun-27-08 06:27 PM   #7 
     - I think the two people I know are more qualified  blogslut   Jun-27-08 06:29 PM   #10 
        - Agree wholeheartedly -- Judge Robinson is most qualified.  Octafish   Jun-28-08 09:00 AM   #38 
           - Why, thank you for recognizing that  blogslut   Jun-28-08 11:29 AM   #39 
  - What a waste of her brilliance, remarkable abilites and  JoFerret   Jun-27-08 06:21 PM   #2 
  - Yes, but what about her qualifications for the job of SCOTUS?  blogslut   Jun-27-08 06:23 PM   #4 
     - I don't think it is a job she is particularly suited to or qualified for.  JoFerret   Jun-27-08 06:28 PM   #9 
     - Who Would Not Want A SCOTUS Appointment?  Median Democrat   Jun-27-08 06:35 PM   #13 
        - If that's what she would like then  JoFerret   Jun-27-08 08:14 PM   #33 
     - HRS Is More Qualified Than Sandra Day O'Connor  Median Democrat   Jun-27-08 06:32 PM   #11 
     - O'Connor was a judge before she became a SCOTUS  blogslut   Jun-27-08 06:37 PM   #15 
        - And explain why that renders Hillary unqualified?  Median Democrat   Jun-27-08 06:46 PM   #21 
           - Being a judge is not a token position  blogslut   Jun-27-08 06:53 PM   #24 
           - We need a judge ready to judge on day 1.  woolldog   Jun-27-08 07:03 PM   #26 
           - That's quite a bio she has.. but at 82 that's a serious detriment, indeed.  ReadTomPaine   Jun-27-08 10:15 PM   #36 
           - O'Connor was much more qualified than Clinton.  woolldog   Jun-27-08 07:02 PM   #25 
              - Much More Qualified? O'Conor and HRC Are Comparable  Median Democrat   Jun-27-08 07:07 PM   #28 
                 - They are not comparable.  woolldog   Jun-27-08 07:16 PM   #30 
                    - Explain, I Offered Analysis And Facts  Median Democrat   Jun-28-08 12:07 AM   #37 
                       - You didn't offer any analysis.  woolldog   Jun-28-08 12:04 PM   #40 
                          - Ah, so there is an incorrect assumption in your analysis...  Median Democrat   Jun-28-08 07:02 PM   #42 
                             - Bush said the same thing when he nominated Harriet Myers.  woolldog   Jun-29-08 12:24 PM   #43 
     - What are the qualifications for the SC required by the  Thothmes   Jun-27-08 07:13 PM   #29 
        - Last Word - If There's A Deal, Neither Obama Nor HRC Will Mention It  Median Democrat   Jun-27-08 07:36 PM   #32 
        - Appointment by the President  Jake3463   Jun-27-08 08:34 PM   #35 
           - Some one that understands the Constitution.  Thothmes   Jun-28-08 06:10 PM   #41 
  - I can see Hillary on the Court. She almost certainly won't be VP.  Hieronymus   Jun-27-08 06:24 PM   #5 
  - We better win a lot of seats in the Senate.  MGKrebs   Jun-27-08 06:24 PM   #6 
  - I'd rather see John Edwards. n/t  ReadTomPaine   Jun-27-08 06:34 PM   #12 
  - Edwards - Great Trial Lawyer, But Super Smart?  Median Democrat   Jun-27-08 06:40 PM   #17 
     - He's one of the sharpest people in politics and his command of the facts is legendary..  ReadTomPaine   Jun-27-08 06:49 PM   #22 
  - TOO OLD  Hippo_Tron   Jun-27-08 07:04 PM   #27 
  - She's too old  Jake3463   Jun-27-08 08:30 PM   #34 
 

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