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Occam Bandage Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-07-08 03:25 PM
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26. It's old-school thinking to say that Obama can only win the Presidency
Edited on Mon Jul-07-08 03:25 PM by Occam Bandage
by wearing pants. Yet there he goes, pandering to Big Pants and the right-wing pants machine. Why is he still wearing them? I was expecting "Change."
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  -Should Obama play to his base or make it bigger? Drunken Irishman  Jul-07-08 02:35 PM   #0 
  - False dichotomy...  ClassWarrior   Jul-07-08 02:37 PM   #1 
  - For the sake of this, let's just say it isn't false.  Drunken Irishman   Jul-07-08 02:40 PM   #3 
  - I had the wrong quote. Check it again. You don't nab those voters by appearing insincere.  ClassWarrior   Jul-07-08 02:41 PM   #5 
     - Ok, but I don't believe Obama is insincere.  Drunken Irishman   Jul-07-08 02:43 PM   #8 
        - But appearing to shift one's position looks insincere.  ClassWarrior   Jul-07-08 02:45 PM   #9 
           - He hasn't.  endarkenment   Jul-07-08 02:53 PM   #15 
              - I know he hasn't. And I know they would. It's this thread that echoes that meme.  ClassWarrior   Jul-07-08 03:17 PM   #21 
  - Hear, hear! And the you're drunk didn't quite fit the bill.  damntexdem   Jul-07-08 04:28 PM   #31 
  - Drown their election fraud in a tsunami of electoral votes  endarkenment   Jul-07-08 02:38 PM   #2 
  - I think this is a dangerous game he's playing...  Juniperx   Jul-07-08 02:40 PM   #4 
  - We'll know in November if it was risky or not.  Drunken Irishman   Jul-07-08 02:41 PM   #7 
  - Yup... hence the "I think" bit...  Juniperx   Jul-07-08 02:45 PM   #10 
  - Agree  DJ13   Jul-07-08 02:46 PM   #11 
     - Ugh... you said it out loud...  Juniperx   Jul-07-08 02:50 PM   #13 
        - Sorry  DJ13   Jul-07-08 02:52 PM   #14 
           - LOL!  Juniperx   Jul-07-08 03:21 PM   #23 
  - Obama damn well needs to take nobody for granted.  sui generis   Jul-07-08 02:41 PM   #6 
  - Yup!  Juniperx   Jul-07-08 02:48 PM   #12 
  - And change the party into an even more conservative party than it is now?  Solon   Jul-07-08 02:53 PM   #16 
  - When all those Democrats bolted for the GOP in 80s, did it become more liberal?  Drunken Irishman   Jul-07-08 02:59 PM   #17 
     - What's the point of winning if the results, more or less, are the same?  Solon   Jul-07-08 03:13 PM   #19 
     - That's your opinion.  Drunken Irishman   Jul-07-08 03:31 PM   #27 
     - He ran on contradictory values  loyalsister   Jul-07-08 03:21 PM   #22 
  - Obama seems to be turning into just another politician.  bowens43   Jul-07-08 03:07 PM   #18 
  - You can't win the POTUS without being a politician.  Fluffdaddy   Jul-07-08 03:15 PM   #20 
     - That's old school thinking...  Juniperx   Jul-07-08 03:22 PM   #24 
        - It's old-school thinking to say that Obama can only win the Presidency  Occam Bandage   Jul-07-08 03:25 PM   #26 
           - Oh what bullshit  Juniperx   Jul-07-08 04:14 PM   #30 
  - ERROR 22 RESULTS DO NOT CORRELATE WITH DU RESPONSE TO OBAMA'S ATTEMPTS TO DO SAME  Occam Bandage   Jul-07-08 03:23 PM   #25 
  - Or, framed historically- should he pander to the right, dampen enthusaism for the campaign  depakid   Jul-07-08 03:35 PM   #28 
  - He should keep his word  steven88   Jul-07-08 04:12 PM   #29 
 

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