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tigereye Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-25-08 05:39 PM
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103. cool! Hope lots of folks are thinking that!
that would be a great ad!
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  -I was a fly on the wall listening to a group of conservative seniors Honu one  Aug-24-08 09:01 PM   #0 
  - Well good for Grampa!  FrenchieCat   Aug-24-08 09:03 PM   #1 
  - Don't get your hopes up, they are doing everything they can to steal the election.  bjobotts   Aug-25-08 02:50 AM   #45 
  - Rther than stuffing the ballot boxers they are fixing the machines  bjobotts   Aug-25-08 02:52 AM   #46 
  - But they are still turning away minority voters just like they used to do  bjobotts   Aug-25-08 02:52 AM   #47 
  - Monitor the polls closely and perhaps they will be afraid to try this time  bjobotts   Aug-25-08 02:54 AM   #49 
  - fixing the machines, purging the voter rolls, challenging eligable voters to intimidate them...  Triana   Aug-25-08 02:15 PM   #97 
  - Agreed  Sherman A1   Aug-25-08 02:53 AM   #48 
  - As always.  NOLALady   Aug-25-08 08:16 AM   #60 
  - ...again.  alllyingwhores   Aug-25-08 11:21 AM   #83 
  - And I'll have to move to Canada afterwards....  danagsk8   Aug-25-08 11:39 AM   #84 
  - And I'll be right behind you with my two sons....  JerseyGirlDem   Aug-25-08 12:35 PM   #93 
  - That why we need to elect veto-proof majorities in the House and Senate!  DailyGrind51   Aug-25-08 03:14 PM   #101 
  - Good show!  rucognizant   Aug-25-08 07:31 AM   #56 
  - There are more than a few pissed off conservatives.  NYC_SKP   Aug-24-08 09:05 PM   #2 
  - Every single thing the Republicans claimed to believe in has been trashed by Bushco.  yardwork   Aug-25-08 10:46 AM   #79 
     - $$$$$  NYC_SKP   Aug-25-08 11:44 AM   #86 
  - thanks for sharing! k&r  quantass   Aug-24-08 09:07 PM   #3 
  - I don't know where you live, but it's a feeling I hope is everywhere.  napi21   Aug-24-08 09:08 PM   #4 
  - They loved the criminal because he lied to them and they beleived him.  Amonester   Aug-25-08 09:08 AM   #68 
  - yell, hell, i'da kissed the guy.  mopinko   Aug-24-08 09:10 PM   #5 
  - That's so heartening to hear.  LonelyLRLiberal   Aug-24-08 09:10 PM   #6 
  - Puts it all in perspective, doesn't it?  Arnold Judas Rimmer   Aug-24-08 09:13 PM   #7 
  - take any route you want to the truth  undeterred   Aug-24-08 09:13 PM   #8 
  - That should be on a t-shirt.  DesertedRose   Aug-24-08 09:15 PM   #10 
  - Is this true? No offense, but that last thing about the man sounds  Laura PackYourBags   Aug-24-08 09:13 PM   #9 
  - Yeah, I made it all up just to waste your time and mine  Honu one   Aug-24-08 09:34 PM   #21 
  - What the hell is your problem?  skypuddle   Aug-24-08 11:25 PM   #35 
  - "No offense"!?!?!?! Calling someone a liar constitutes offensive  Divernan   Aug-25-08 07:40 AM   #57 
  - no offence, but since you weren't there, you don't know Jack! However,  ray of light   Aug-25-08 11:43 AM   #85 
  - Awesome post! Thx!  ChimpersMcSmirkers   Aug-24-08 09:16 PM   #11 
  - "I'm voting for the black kid....."  mzmolly   Aug-24-08 09:17 PM   #12 
  - Makes you start to wonder if using agism against McCain is that bad a thing  HughMoran   Aug-24-08 09:30 PM   #18 
     - It is if it's blatant IMHO. We don't want to alienate voters  mzmolly   Aug-24-08 09:33 PM   #19 
     - Just making a point actually  HughMoran   Aug-24-08 09:40 PM   #26 
        - Ahh gotcha.  mzmolly   Aug-24-08 09:47 PM   #29 
     - Then don't make it ageism.  verges   Aug-25-08 09:09 AM   #69 
     - Bigotry was more socially acceptable when they were young.  yardwork   Aug-25-08 10:50 AM   #80 
  - most of seniors i know have not been to shy about saying they  damndude   Aug-24-08 09:17 PM   #13 
  - they know themselves how much of their memory  marlakay   Aug-25-08 12:29 PM   #89 
  - I was talking to a friend  MadrasT   Aug-25-08 02:15 PM   #98 
  - This has been my theory all along. Once you lose people's trust, it's nearly impossible to regain.  jazzjunkysue   Aug-24-08 09:17 PM   #14 
  - "They have screwed us and this country." That's all you have to know.  geckosfeet   Aug-24-08 09:19 PM   #15 
  - My 96 yr old  nevergiveup   Aug-24-08 09:26 PM   #16 
  - She was undoubtedly brought up  FloridaJudy   Aug-24-08 09:36 PM   #23 
  - I would love to hear more about this.  blonndee   Aug-24-08 09:42 PM   #28 
  - I don't think Obama and Michelle are going to mind  undeterred   Aug-24-08 09:51 PM   #30 
  - "Colored"  NOLALady   Aug-25-08 08:14 AM   #59 
  - My 88-year-old grandmother is the same way.  Withywindle   Aug-24-08 10:09 PM   #33 
  - When I was a child, "colored" was considered to be the polite term.  JDPriestly   Aug-25-08 01:54 AM   #44 
     - Too long ago! Americans can't remember *2003*!  mwb970   Aug-25-08 06:45 AM   #52 
        - The film "Stupidity" is a must see. Stupid about politic is in the interests  L. Coyote   Aug-25-08 09:40 AM   #72 
        - It's called the "dumbing down of america". Thats why our education system  eagertolearn   Aug-25-08 09:43 AM   #74 
        - Gore Vidal calls it, "The United States of Amnesia"...  Robeson   Aug-25-08 10:27 AM   #76 
  - A pat on the back for the old man to stand up and tell the truth  MadMaddie   Aug-24-08 09:27 PM   #17 
  - Go Grandpa !!!  C_U_L8R   Aug-24-08 09:34 PM   #20 
  - A huge round of hugs for  Undercurrent   Aug-24-08 09:34 PM   #22 
  - The Bush Republicans who are saying they will vote for McCain are not solid...  Blackhatjack   Aug-24-08 09:40 PM   #24 
  - Ditto with my Dad. He chaffed against my anti-Bush talk for years, but now,  jazzjunkysue   Aug-24-08 09:40 PM   #25 
  - All those polls people have been worrying about show that most McCain supporters are NOT  Motown_Johnny   Aug-24-08 09:41 PM   #27 
  - Whoa, awesome! GO GRANDPA! :D  DangerousRhythm   Aug-24-08 09:53 PM   #31 
  - Give 'em hell GraMPs.  FogerRox   Aug-24-08 10:00 PM   #32 
  - Yabba Dabba DooooOOO!  Gregorian   Aug-24-08 10:11 PM   #34 
  - You know the truth is... this election isn't about Obama or any other hot button item...  glowing   Aug-25-08 12:39 AM   #36 
  - THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!  qwlauren35   Aug-25-08 12:55 AM   #37 
  - Oh lordy, you made my day with this, fiesty & smart grandpa! nt  flamingdem   Aug-25-08 01:04 AM   #38 
  - This is a great story!  CaliforniaPeggy   Aug-25-08 01:06 AM   #39 
  - What happens when you clone a guy like that?  DFW   Aug-25-08 01:11 AM   #40 
  - Welcome to DU!  calimary   Aug-25-08 01:13 AM   #41 
  - people need to start voting their interest, at the very least. these cats need to get over themselvs  goletian   Aug-25-08 01:15 AM   #42 
  - Let's hope this demo counters the women voting for McGramps to spite Obama...  RoadRage   Aug-25-08 01:18 AM   #43 
  - How can Hillary's suporters betray their country by voting for mccain?  mwb970   Aug-25-08 06:50 AM   #53 
  - It isn't even close, Obama is way ahead of McCain,  tavalon   Aug-25-08 12:33 PM   #91 
  - Maybe now the Republicans understand  swimmernsecretsea   Aug-25-08 02:56 AM   #50 
  - I'm glad to hear  amyrose2712   Aug-25-08 06:23 AM   #51 
  - "OH NO he is going to enslave the white race! "  NOLALady   Aug-25-08 08:29 AM   #63 
     - You know what?  murbley40   Aug-25-08 11:55 AM   #87 
  - It's great  pecwae   Aug-25-08 06:58 AM   #54 
  - Jump up and say, "Me, too! You convinced me!" And thanks.  No Elephants   Aug-25-08 07:00 AM   #55 
  - "I'm voting for the black kid" can I get THAT on a bumper sticker?  Heather MC   Aug-25-08 07:45 AM   #58 
  - Beautiful story, but  DeeDeeNY   Aug-25-08 08:19 AM   #61 
  - The woman who heads up a nursing agency here in Lake County, CA  truedelphi   Aug-25-08 08:37 AM   #64 
     - Too bad more people haven't seen that movie  DeeDeeNY   Aug-25-08 11:20 AM   #82 
        - I don't understand why so many people don't like him  marlakay   Aug-25-08 12:33 PM   #92 
  - The selection of Biden debunked nearly all of their smear if you think of it. Not speratist not -->  barack the house   Aug-25-08 08:19 AM   #62 
  - What a great story! This is why I love old people sometimes.  eshfemme   Aug-25-08 08:43 AM   #65 
  - The polls can't be right if this is what older folks are saying.  L0oniX   Aug-25-08 08:43 AM   #66 
  - Let me second that  indepat   Aug-25-08 09:03 AM   #67 
  - Pardon me  TheCoxwain   Aug-25-08 09:33 AM   #70 
  - Brought a tear to my eye.  The Backlash Cometh   Aug-25-08 09:37 AM   #71 
  - I was at an event promoting Obama the other night and I met this  eagertolearn   Aug-25-08 09:40 AM   #73 
  - The only thing I would have said....  Neecy   Aug-25-08 09:46 AM   #75 
  - I'm deep in the heart of Red Country and I hear similar things (minus the sentiment to vote Obama)  Ian_rd   Aug-25-08 10:37 AM   #77 
  - Very cool story. Thanks for sharing.  Shine   Aug-25-08 10:40 AM   #78 
  - Warms My Heart. n/t  sandyj999   Aug-25-08 11:09 AM   #81 
  - hmm.... i was going to vote for the old white RICH guy who can't remember how many houses he owns!!!  happygoluckytoyou   Aug-25-08 11:56 AM   #88 
  - Thanks, we need to hear that middle america is no as stupid even if they  AuntPatsy   Aug-25-08 12:31 PM   #90 
  - I would have applauded him.  kestrel91316   Aug-25-08 01:04 PM   #94 
  - I only hope more Americans will have this sort of attitude.  alyce douglas   Aug-25-08 01:57 PM   #95 
  - This is where I'm coming from~  pjt7   Aug-25-08 02:12 PM   #96 
  - The Message  BaronChocula   Aug-25-08 02:16 PM   #99 
  - Welcome to DU!  CaliforniaPeggy   Aug-25-08 02:49 PM   #100 
  - Woo Hoo, Grampa!!!!!! Woo Hoo to You!!!!! He's way ahead of his time! nt  indie_ana_500   Aug-25-08 05:36 PM   #102 
  - cool! Hope lots of folks are thinking that!  tigereye   Aug-25-08 05:39 PM   #103 
  - I am 60 and our time is over  HockeyMom   Aug-25-08 05:58 PM   #104 
  - Well then I'll say it: GO GRAMPA!  JerseygirlCT   Aug-25-08 08:21 PM   #105 

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