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Beacool Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-13-08 11:44 PM
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76. And thank God for that!!!!
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  -Why all the party disunity this year? butlerd  Aug-12-08 08:47 AM   #0 
  - where's the disunity coming from? I think that will answer your question  NightWatcher   Aug-12-08 08:48 AM   #1 
  - It's trolls.  ClassWarrior   Aug-12-08 08:48 AM   #2 
  - Same here, CW.  sybylla   Aug-12-08 09:38 AM   #15 
  - Most of the ones I know are as well....  PatGund   Aug-12-08 01:29 PM   #56 
  - 'Cause we're Democrats?  muddleofpudd   Aug-12-08 08:49 AM   #3 
  - Will Rogers' famous, famous quote.  Kire   Aug-13-08 11:59 PM   #80 
  - When has there EVER been party unity among Democrats?  DFW   Aug-12-08 08:52 AM   #4 
  - I'm not suggesting that we need total unity or anything  butlerd   Aug-12-08 09:06 AM   #9 
     - I WOULD suggest it.........  DFW   Aug-12-08 09:12 AM   #11 
        - Total unity would indeed be great  butlerd   Aug-12-08 09:27 AM   #12 
  - We'll have disunity as long as  lamp_shade   Aug-12-08 08:57 AM   #5 
  - Clintons  TexasObserver   Aug-12-08 08:59 AM   #6 
  - C-L-I-N-T-O-N-S  poli speak   Aug-12-08 09:08 AM   #10 
  - Y*O*U!!!  indimuse   Aug-12-08 11:38 AM   #23 
  - are just the visible tip of the iceberg.  NCevilDUer   Aug-12-08 11:08 AM   #16 
  - DLC is right.  TexasObserver   Aug-12-08 11:34 AM   #21 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-12-08 11:13 AM   #17 
  - And her kitchen-sink strategy did more to split the party than anything else did.  Occam Bandage   Aug-12-08 11:28 AM   #19 
  - her "mixed message" dog and pony show now isn't helpful  AtomicKitten   Aug-12-08 12:25 PM   #46 
  - Bridge burning has some permanent effects  GoesTo11   Aug-13-08 12:21 AM   #70 
     - Yeah, right...............  Beacool   Aug-13-08 11:43 PM   #75 
  - I think the Party is just fine....but here at DU  prodn2000   Aug-12-08 11:56 AM   #29 
  - B.S. ... Bill Clinton wouldn't answer the question about whether Obama is qualified.  Oregonian   Aug-13-08 11:49 PM   #78 
  - You.  emilyg   Aug-12-08 12:59 PM   #51 
  - Yahtzee.  AtomicKitten   Aug-12-08 01:30 PM   #57 
  - The media is perpetuating it.. Even between Edwards and the  glowing   Aug-12-08 09:03 AM   #7 
  - I see it at our local level BIG time.  elizm   Aug-12-08 09:05 AM   #8 
  - It was a close race that lasted far longer than we are accustomed to. Add to that,  Arkansas Granny   Aug-12-08 09:33 AM   #13 
  - IMO, two major reasons. 1) An intense primary battle (primarily) between two big-time  TooBigaTent   Aug-12-08 09:37 AM   #14 
  - So, if there was this widespread recognition that we had a chance for a progressive,  Occam Bandage   Aug-12-08 11:31 AM   #20 
  - Because most Democrats are not leftists  leftynyc   Aug-12-08 01:06 PM   #54 
     - That would be correct, defeating the point of the person to whom I replied.  Occam Bandage   Aug-12-08 02:59 PM   #60 
     - I aimed my question at the wrong person  leftynyc   Aug-12-08 03:15 PM   #63 
     - And thank God for that!!!!  Beacool   Aug-13-08 11:44 PM   #76 
  - Those newbies helped the progressives.  ieoeja   Aug-12-08 01:22 PM   #55 
  - Democratic incompetence always expands to fill whatever polling lead we may ever possess.  Occam Bandage   Aug-12-08 11:26 AM   #18 
  - Sore losers. I was irritated when Kerry won the nom in 04, but  Truth Hurts A Lot   Aug-12-08 11:36 AM   #22 
  - Amen!  JVS   Aug-12-08 03:32 PM   #67 
  - I think part of it was because during the primaries some Obama supporters were nastier towards  musicblind   Aug-12-08 11:39 AM   #24 
  - So...the national party is split because, with no apparent root cause,  Occam Bandage   Aug-12-08 11:40 AM   #25 
  - I never used the word DU. It is not just DU. DU was one part of a larger phenomenon  musicblind   Aug-12-08 11:54 AM   #28 
     - Okay. We'll say the netroots as a whole.  Occam Bandage   Aug-12-08 11:59 AM   #30 
        - FIRST, I also said that Clinton supporters were more hostile than they needed to be as well  musicblind   Aug-12-08 12:10 PM   #36 
        - You're still positing an unexplained and frankly illogical random upswing of hostility.  Occam Bandage   Aug-12-08 12:23 PM   #43 
        - I know! I know! I know!  NCevilDUer   Aug-12-08 12:51 PM   #49 
        - Booing a proven liar? I'll do it every day and twice on Sunday.  Zhade   Aug-14-08 12:08 AM   #82 
        - Very analogous of the Deanies' approach in '03  PurityOfEssence   Aug-12-08 03:04 PM   #61 
           - You are correct. The Kucinich supporters were some of the best behaved. n/t  musicblind   Aug-12-08 03:29 PM   #66 
           - Yeah, and Clinton supporters were simply angelic!  americanstranger   Aug-14-08 12:13 AM   #83 
  - That, my dear, is the correct answer  prodn2000   Aug-12-08 11:59 AM   #32 
  - Thank you, you'll notice the person above you trying his best to  musicblind   Aug-12-08 12:11 PM   #37 
  - Charming.  Occam Bandage   Aug-12-08 12:23 PM   #44 
  - In all fairness, you've neglected to answer the question posited  Raineyb   Aug-12-08 02:36 PM   #58 
     - Here are two different answers including one where I posted an answer to his  musicblind   Aug-12-08 03:28 PM   #65 
        - And yet there's no discussion about why the Obama supporters might be a bit hostile towards Clinton  Raineyb   Aug-13-08 12:07 AM   #69 
           - double post  musicblind   Aug-13-08 09:07 PM   #72 
           - So what you really mean is that you don't want an answer you want Clinton bashing?  musicblind   Aug-13-08 09:10 PM   #73 
              - What I'm saying is that you're not interested in why the anger's there  Raineyb   Aug-14-08 01:27 AM   #85 
                 - You obviously, given your claims, you haven't followed my posting history on DU during the primaries  musicblind   Aug-15-08 10:39 AM   #86 
                    - Of course not  Raineyb   Aug-15-08 06:01 PM   #87 
                       - I am on the receiving end of plenty of homophobic incidents  musicblind   Aug-16-08 12:33 PM   #90 
                          - I doubt we'll agree as to how Clinton was treated during the primaries  Raineyb   Aug-16-08 05:28 PM   #92 
  - So true. If Hill haters devoted half as much energy going after McCain, it  oasis   Aug-12-08 12:20 PM   #42 
     - And if the Hill diehards devoted half as much energy going after McCain,  Occam Bandage   Aug-12-08 12:25 PM   #47 
     - You are so right.  prodn2000   Aug-12-08 12:50 PM   #48 
        - I believe that is true  musicblind   Aug-12-08 01:04 PM   #53 
  - Bingo.  emilyg   Aug-12-08 01:00 PM   #52 
  - Media consolidation into Republican hands. /eom  Overseas   Aug-12-08 11:42 AM   #26 
  - Losers not losing with even a smidgen of Grace, that's what happened  JackORoses   Aug-12-08 11:51 AM   #27 
  - +1  AtomicKitten   Aug-12-08 11:59 AM   #31 
  - -2  prodn2000   Aug-12-08 12:01 PM   #33 
     - I've been over it since Obama sealed the Nomination in Wisconsin  JackORoses   Aug-12-08 12:07 PM   #35 
        - Obama sealed the nomination in June....not a minute sooner  prodn2000   Aug-12-08 12:11 PM   #38 
        - No, you are the one who constantly posts nasty messages  musicblind   Aug-12-08 12:13 PM   #39 
  - Yeah, because you won't need those "losers" to come and vote.  Beacool   Aug-13-08 11:48 PM   #77 
  - Hillary and DLC. nt  my3boyz   Aug-12-08 12:02 PM   #34 
  - Three reasons...  butterfly77   Aug-12-08 12:13 PM   #40 
  - Your so-called respect for Hillary and her supporters might come off better  LisaM   Aug-12-08 12:15 PM   #41 
  - And I'm "just sayin'" the OP should know better.(eom)  oasis   Aug-12-08 12:24 PM   #45 
  - Party Disunity My Ass  ContinentalOp   Aug-12-08 12:54 PM   #50 
  - Good post!  butterfly77   Aug-12-08 02:58 PM   #59 
  - Republicans pretending to be Democrats, is my opinion.  jobycom   Aug-12-08 03:09 PM   #62 
  - Many decisive and disgusting comments like in this thread.  joshcryer   Aug-12-08 03:17 PM   #64 
  - Right? There's nothing worse than a decisive comment!  BlooInBloo   Aug-13-08 12:22 AM   #71 
  - The tide shifted on the Iraq war. Two of the major candidates had baggage from 2003  JVS   Aug-12-08 03:39 PM   #68 
  - These are fringe elements  Trajan   Aug-13-08 09:12 PM   #74 
  - because we can win  dave29   Aug-13-08 11:57 PM   #79 
  - WHAT disunity? The mewling from the handful of petulant whiners who can't accept Obama's win?  Zhade   Aug-14-08 12:02 AM   #81 
  - Trolls, PUMAs and racists.  Alexander   Aug-14-08 12:14 AM   #84 
  - Don't forget the damned  pecwae   Aug-15-08 06:04 PM   #88 
  - To be fair, the Republicans are in disarray too....  Independent_Voice   Aug-15-08 07:30 PM   #89 
  - GOP moles doing a replay of CREEP 1972 attack one Dem and blame another Dem.  McCamy Taylor   Aug-16-08 01:30 PM   #91 
  - Look at the two groups fighting in this thread and you have your answer.  Forkboy   Aug-16-08 05:36 PM   #93 
 

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