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scheming daemons Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-19-08 11:50 AM
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11. It can be used...just not by anyone associated with our campaign..... a "whisper campaign" on blogs
would work just fine.

...then get the media to pick up on it.

Nothing that can be traced back to Obama or the DNC.
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  -Keating 5 is not an issue we can use - a smart republican can turn that one against us LynneSin  Sep-19-08 11:41 AM   #0 
  - are those other senators running for president?  nini   Sep-19-08 11:42 AM   #1 
  - Exactly.  MidwestTransplant   Sep-19-08 11:42 AM   #2 
  - Nope, but you think that would stop the repuke spin  LynneSin   Sep-19-08 11:43 AM   #5 
  - He showed terrible judgement.  chitty   Sep-19-08 11:48 AM   #7 
  - We have enough dirt on McCain with out giving them stuff to use against us  LynneSin   Sep-19-08 11:50 AM   #10 
  - John Glenn was forced out of the 1992 race for the White House  WCGreen   Sep-19-08 12:06 PM   #26 
  - The angle would be his pressuring of regulators  dansolo   Sep-21-08 10:25 AM   #56 
  - Precisely. nt  blondeatlast   Sep-19-08 12:00 PM   #22 
  - IT'S A TRAP!!!!  Teaser   Sep-19-08 11:42 AM   #3 
  - That post is no good without a picture. Here you go.  apnu   Sep-19-08 12:04 PM   #25 
  - Fucking A!  chitty   Sep-19-08 11:42 AM   #4 
  - Read what I wrote above  LynneSin   Sep-19-08 11:44 AM   #6 
  - smart republican??  babylonsister   Sep-19-08 11:49 AM   #8 
  - So then if it ties into history  LynneSin   Sep-19-08 11:57 AM   #17 
  - Smart Republicans?  ukfordems   Sep-19-08 03:25 PM   #44 
  - I think the way to handle it is  RedSpartan   Sep-19-08 11:50 AM   #9 
  - It can be used...just not by anyone associated with our campaign..... a "whisper campaign" on blogs  scheming daemons   Sep-19-08 11:50 AM   #11 
  - I could go there but even then I would wait til closer to the election  LynneSin   Sep-19-08 11:52 AM   #14 
  - The other 4 Democrats are nor running for President, McCain is and he had poor judgment  Roberto1223   Sep-19-08 11:51 AM   #12 
  - Four Democrats and what is Obama - a democrat  LynneSin   Sep-19-08 11:55 AM   #16 
     - Obama is a Democrat but he had no involvement with this scandal, McCain did.  Roberto1223   Sep-19-08 11:58 AM   #18 
     - Do you think that matters to the republican spin  LynneSin   Sep-19-08 12:00 PM   #20 
     - Well  FloridaGrl   Sep-19-08 02:20 PM   #38 
        - Good - let's get Faux News Channel, CNN and MSNBC to cover that one  LynneSin   Sep-19-08 02:46 PM   #42 
  - Of the 5, McCain got the lightest penalty.  thecatburgler   Sep-19-08 11:51 AM   #13 
  - He had a better lawyer  leftynyc   Sep-19-08 01:51 PM   #36 
  - Smart Republican! A stupid Republican could use it  ben_meyers   Sep-19-08 11:55 AM   #15 
  - Dupe n/t  Hippo_Tron   Sep-19-08 12:17 PM   #29 
  - Exactly!! And John Glen, who is a true American hero, were among them.  Liberal_Stalwart71   Sep-19-08 11:59 AM   #19 
  - It is 527 material. However, it will be asked during the debates  Roberto1223   Sep-19-08 12:00 PM   #21 
     - 527 material YES, But it Won't be asked in the debates; Glenn and McCain...  InNeedOfUserName   Sep-19-08 12:34 PM   #31 
  - If Democrats are SO corrupt, why is John McCain the only senator  Alter Ego   Sep-19-08 12:01 PM   #23 
  - Yes..I really want to go there..  stillcool47   Sep-19-08 12:04 PM   #24 
  - Oh good, an article from a left leaning website  ben_meyers   Sep-19-08 12:12 PM   #28 
     - and so?  stillcool47   Sep-19-08 01:44 PM   #35 
     - He may have been answering to Arizonians, but he needs to answer to the entire country.  Fla Dem   Sep-19-08 03:49 PM   #49 
        - All I'm saying is that McCain has his answers down  ben_meyers   Sep-19-08 04:50 PM   #52 
  - McCain was the FIRST contacted by Keating, McCain got the Most Money  Heather MC   Sep-19-08 12:09 PM   #27 
  - And what does the official documentation show as to how it was handled  LynneSin   Sep-19-08 01:08 PM   #34 
  - None of the other four are Senators anymore  Hippo_Tron   Sep-19-08 12:18 PM   #30 
  - You don't get it though the key word here is they were Democrats  LynneSin   Sep-19-08 01:07 PM   #33 
     - Can't live in fear  GoesTo11   Sep-19-08 02:20 PM   #37 
        - That's not living in fear that's not playing into their hands  LynneSin   Sep-19-08 02:28 PM   #39 
           - McCain's using his 26 years of senate experience, we can go back 20.  GoesTo11   Sep-19-08 04:08 PM   #51 
  - I do.  LanternWaste   Sep-19-08 12:42 PM   #32 
  - So... they would be admitting that McCain is as bad as some of the crooked Democrats...  ContinentalOp   Sep-19-08 02:32 PM   #40 
  - Last I checked John Glenn ran again for office and won, retired after that term  LynneSin   Sep-19-08 02:39 PM   #41 
     - You're really not very good at this spin thing.  ContinentalOp   Sep-19-08 03:37 PM   #47 
  - Nonsense  ProSense   Sep-19-08 03:01 PM   #43 
  - Exactly-thank you  nam78_two   Sep-19-08 03:26 PM   #45 
  - Jesus Christ, are we allowed to criticize McCain about anything anymore?  chascarrillo   Sep-19-08 03:36 PM   #46 
  - I heard he was a POW.  Sodan   Sep-19-08 03:39 PM   #48 
  - Yes. It shows an unbroken pattern of behavior...  Jeff In Milwaukee   Sep-19-08 03:56 PM   #50 
  - What's interesting is that the other 4 lost their jobs, but only McCain remained.  pirhana   Sep-19-08 04:53 PM   #53 
  - Losing their job -you mean like getting re-elected as John Glenn did  LynneSin   Sep-21-08 10:17 AM   #54 
  - Are any of the Democrats still in the Senate?  democrattotheend   Sep-21-08 10:24 AM   #55 

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