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navarth Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-14-08 01:27 PM
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3. I think you're right. Time to fight fire with fire.
One MAJOR difference. We can bash him with the TRUTH. We don't have to LIE.

That's the DIFFERENCE.
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  -5 Reasons Why McCain Has Pulled Ahead demwing  Sep-14-08 01:24 PM   #0 
  - It's time.  d_b   Sep-14-08 01:27 PM   #1 
  - McCain's on his way down, IMO. He had the boost from the  Old Crusoe   Sep-14-08 01:27 PM   #2 
  - Well, I hope you're right, but....  navarth   Sep-14-08 01:29 PM   #4 
  - Obama's running a great campaign.  Old Crusoe   Sep-14-08 01:32 PM   #9 
     - BUT - McCain is trnding up, and Obama is not  demwing   Sep-14-08 01:38 PM   #18 
     - I get a McCain ceiling after a boost from the convention in St. Paul  Old Crusoe   Sep-14-08 01:40 PM   #19 
     - the polls are beginning to trend away from McCain  book_worm   Sep-14-08 05:25 PM   #42 
     - I couldn't agree more. Not to mention a superior GOTV.  ChimpersMcSmirkers   Sep-14-08 02:13 PM   #28 
  - I'm not willing to take that chance  enough already   Sep-14-08 01:29 PM   #5 
  - I'm with ya! One Hundred Thousand Percent.  calimary   Sep-14-08 01:32 PM   #10 
  - The Palin 'bubble' is about to burst and even republicans have  Fire1   Sep-14-08 02:29 PM   #36 
  - I love the idea of "addressing" their lying and distortion -- preferably  Old Crusoe   Sep-14-08 05:08 PM   #38 
  - I agree, but that was a hell of a bump...  casus belli   Sep-14-08 10:06 PM   #47 
  - I think you're right. Time to fight fire with fire.  navarth   Sep-14-08 01:27 PM   #3 
  - The take a page from Harry Truman  demwing   Sep-14-08 01:33 PM   #11 
  - 5 Reasons? NBC, CBS, ABC, CNN, and Fox. //nt  Overseas   Sep-14-08 01:30 PM   #6 
  - If we can't beat the Atwater/Rovians, we need to join  geek tragedy   Sep-14-08 01:30 PM   #7 
  - Here's my explanation.  Kristi1696   Sep-14-08 01:32 PM   #8 
  - OK fine - how do you fight that?  demwing   Sep-14-08 01:41 PM   #21 
  - I'll second that especially the racism n/t  doc03   Sep-14-08 02:12 PM   #27 
  - I agree with you.  1corona4u   Sep-14-08 02:27 PM   #35 
  - The real 5 reasons  NWHarkness   Sep-14-08 01:34 PM   #12 
  - Because, hey, Gore and Kerry won so convincingly?  Donald Ian Rankin   Sep-14-08 01:35 PM   #14 
  - Well, they did win...  AverageJoe   Sep-14-08 02:18 PM   #31 
  - Well, then we shouldn't have nominated him. n/t  geek tragedy   Sep-14-08 02:27 PM   #34 
  - I think he finally is "hitting-back" the way people have wanted him to for a while,  FVZA_Colonel   Sep-14-08 01:34 PM   #13 
  - But he's tied or behind now  melody   Sep-14-08 01:35 PM   #15 
  - Who the hell thinks that McCain is a "change" agent or is better on the economy???  abernste   Sep-14-08 01:36 PM   #16 
  - since Obama will raise taxes on those makeing over 250,000 per year we need to ask the pundits  angstlessk   Sep-14-08 01:37 PM   #17 
  - "Kick ass" is not a tactic or a strategy  Teaser   Sep-14-08 01:41 PM   #20 
  - You're right - It's a euphemism  demwing   Sep-14-08 01:48 PM   #23 
     - that's what I'm talking about  Teaser   Sep-14-08 01:55 PM   #25 
  - Bullshit, bullshit, bullshit, bullshit and bullshit. Each and every  rzemanfl   Sep-14-08 01:47 PM   #22 
  - #6: Democrats are chickenshit  pabsungenis   Sep-14-08 01:52 PM   #24 
  - Politics is a 'dirty' game. Obama and especially Biden have been  Fire1   Sep-14-08 02:12 PM   #26 
  - Don't fall for it!  JerseygirlCT   Sep-14-08 02:16 PM   #30 
  - I think we have to be very, very careful  JerseygirlCT   Sep-14-08 02:15 PM   #29 
  - Dems have to be willing to do what it takes to win, period.  GoesTo11   Sep-14-08 02:23 PM   #32 
  - Honestly  Obamarulz11   Sep-14-08 02:25 PM   #33 
  - And yet, we still have hand wringers worrying about what WE are saying about THEM.  TexasObserver   Sep-14-08 02:30 PM   #37 
  - I think it's mainly due to Palin's gender and her reignition of the "culture wars"  Bread and Circus   Sep-14-08 05:12 PM   #39 
  - his bounce is fading, the polls are beginning to slowly move towards Obama again.  book_worm   Sep-14-08 05:22 PM   #40 
  - They are, and I don't see McCain/Pailin enjoying any more "honeymoon"  Old Crusoe   Sep-14-08 05:26 PM   #43 
  - All the more reason to seal the deal now.  demwing   Sep-14-08 06:51 PM   #44 
  - It IS time. Time to take back the "change" mantra. Time to educate center how far right the other.  indie_ana_500   Sep-14-08 05:25 PM   #41 
  - I am pumped up  samuraiguppy   Sep-14-08 10:02 PM   #45 
  - The media MADE Palin interesting. n/t  PatriotGames   Sep-14-08 10:04 PM   #46 

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