You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #15: what an utterly stupid and unhelpful remark [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion: Presidential (Through Nov 2009) Donate to DU
NJmaverick Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-01-08 10:52 AM
Response to Reply #11
15. what an utterly stupid and unhelpful remark
thank you for posting it
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
  -DU I believe we need to brace ourselves for a very unpleasant debate nomad1776  Oct-01-08 10:43 AM   #0 
  - Here is what will happen...  bob_weaver   Oct-01-08 10:45 AM   #1 
  - Yeah that's pretty much what they are going to do  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 10:47 AM   #2 
  - Yep, that's pretty much it.  1corona4u   Oct-01-08 10:49 AM   #6 
  - Yeppers--that's exactly what will happen. I watched David Gregory's  wienerdoggie   Oct-01-08 10:50 AM   #10 
  - And don't forget, that little wrinkling of her nose she does.  murbley40   Oct-01-08 02:01 PM   #79 
  - Two points:  MercutioATC   Oct-01-08 10:52 AM   #13 
  - I hope he rebuts any mistake she makes with one sentence then moves on.  bob_weaver   Oct-01-08 10:55 AM   #19 
  - 3) She will make AT LEAST 1 huge disastrous gaffe or non answer....  No DUplicitous DUpe   Oct-01-08 10:59 AM   #23 
  - Not sure, McLiar made a HUGE gaffe claiming Pakistan was a failed state  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 11:02 AM   #24 
     - That wasn't not a true gaffe, it was a bizarre stretching of the term "failed state"  Marsala   Oct-01-08 11:43 AM   #44 
  - I agree that the media is pissed off that Palin has been sequestered from them  CrispyQGirl   Oct-01-08 11:02 AM   #25 
  - The media is still pissed, but they still work for Republican bosses  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 11:06 AM   #29 
  - I think he can address her directly in one, and only one context  Vash the Stampede   Oct-01-08 12:44 PM   #62 
  - I am inclined to agree on this, esp in light of the Couric interviews.  yellowdogintexas   Oct-01-08 02:05 PM   #80 
  - And Biden will be caustioned away from using his sharp wit; which is unfortunate as hell.  blondeatlast   Oct-01-08 10:52 AM   #14 
  - I hope he does, but keeps it very brief, and non-personal  bob_weaver   Oct-01-08 10:57 AM   #21 
     - The problem is that truth is not part of these debates  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 10:59 AM   #22 
  - You nailed it.  No Surrender   Oct-01-08 11:04 AM   #27 
  - Biden will ignore Palin, much in the way...  VolcanoJen   Oct-01-08 12:10 PM   #49 
  - That could happen, still it won't stop the media from singing Sarah's praises  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 12:23 PM   #56 
     - Even that asshat Joe Scarborough couldn't defend her today  VolcanoJen   Oct-01-08 12:30 PM   #57 
     - Expect to hear "she held her own against a seasoned Senator"  DesertedRose   Oct-01-08 12:34 PM   #58 
     - Yeah that's going to be it  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 12:45 PM   #63 
     - The MSM tried that shit after the first Obama/Mac debate and it didn't work.  msallied   Oct-01-08 12:47 PM   #64 
  - Exactly right. I'm nervous and scared about this. I hope Biden has some zingers at hand, too.  weezie1317   Oct-01-08 12:15 PM   #53 
  - if Biden is breathing, he has zingers (watch for blood trickling as he bites his tongue)  yellowdogintexas   Oct-01-08 02:10 PM   #81 
     - Thanks for the re-assurance!  weezie1317   Oct-01-08 02:34 PM   #82 
  - I was just saying the very same thing a few hours ago.  dicksteele   Oct-01-08 02:38 PM   #83 
  - Even if Palin performs as you've said, it won't make a difference.  sparosnare   Oct-01-08 10:48 AM   #3 
  - That's true, but my point is that the actual debate will be meaningless  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 10:50 AM   #8 
     - I agree the actual debate will be meaningless; not a debate at all.  sparosnare   Oct-01-08 11:14 AM   #37 
  - Possibly.  iceman66   Oct-01-08 10:48 AM   #4 
  - er... in what regard, nomad? nt  jakem   Oct-01-08 10:49 AM   #5 
  - ????  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 10:51 AM   #12 
     - I think he meant, "In what respect, Churrlee?"  wienerdoggie   Oct-01-08 10:52 AM   # 
        - well, i was trying to mix it up a little, but you are correct.  jakem   Oct-01-08 11:03 AM   #26 
  - I'm bracing myself for a hell of an entertaining evening.  A-Schwarzenegger   Oct-01-08 10:49 AM   #7 
  - I am inclined to think that Ifill will re-ask Palin questions if she dodges them.  Ilsa   Oct-01-08 10:50 AM   #9 
  - You just know it all.  thewiseguy   Oct-01-08 10:51 AM   #11 
  - what an utterly stupid and unhelpful remark  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 10:52 AM   #15 
     - I can say the same about your OP  thewiseguy   Oct-01-08 10:54 AM   #17 
        - you could, but it would be as dumb as your first post  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 10:56 AM   #20 
  - Biden has the trump card.  ginnyinWI   Oct-01-08 10:53 AM   #16 
  - The actual debates have become meaningless  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 10:55 AM   #18 
     - You said, "The expectations are she is going to have a complete melt down"  No DUplicitous DUpe   Oct-01-08 11:08 AM   #32 
  - Agreed - and don't forget to add in the new "Ifill Contoversy"  Tesibria   Oct-01-08 11:05 AM   #28 
  - There are way too many things the McCain campaign is unaware of  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 11:08 AM   #31 
  - the only voters that matter will not LIKE it if she attacks Biden or Obama  TexasObserver   Oct-01-08 11:06 AM   #30 
  - She will attack. It's me my observation that people attacking  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 11:09 AM   #34 
     - If that were true, McCain wouldn't be behind by 7-10 points.  TexasObserver   Oct-01-08 11:23 AM   #42 
        - Attacks work  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 11:31 AM   #43 
           - Attacks do NOT work in debates, and that is our topic.  TexasObserver   Oct-01-08 12:59 PM   #70 
  - Biden just needs to IGNORE Palin. COMPLETELY.  AndyA   Oct-01-08 11:08 AM   #33 
  - I would tend to agree, this may be the best approache  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 11:12 AM   #36 
  - All they need to do is keep pursuing on her non answers  bambino   Oct-01-08 11:12 AM   #35 
  - They should, but they won't  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 11:15 AM   #38 
     - maybe this is Biden's chance like a dog with a bone doesn' let go.  bambino   Oct-01-08 11:18 AM   #39 
     - It would be if they had the debate format like they had Friday  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 11:21 AM   #40 
     - Really? I suggest you go back and read some of the transcripts.  rvablue   Oct-01-08 12:08 PM   #48 
        - I have been watching them since Reagan vs Carter  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 12:19 PM   #54 
  - I see your concern, and raise you two confidents.  truthisfreedom   Oct-01-08 11:22 AM   #41 
  - I agree. Biden will concentrate and fix her wagon.  Waiting For Everyman   Oct-01-08 11:46 AM   #45 
  - How about we wait for the debate to take place before we act like the sky is falling?  Wolsh   Oct-01-08 11:48 AM   #46 
  - Your cyber spine is unimpressive  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 12:20 PM   #55 
     - Yeah wringing our hands is always productive...what was i thinking  Wolsh   Oct-01-08 12:40 PM   #60 
  - I'm simply left speechless by the OP and the first few comments on this thread  rvablue   Oct-01-08 12:06 PM   #47 
  - Two words- George Bush  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 12:13 PM   #51 
  - Palin isn't Bush.  rvablue   Oct-01-08 12:34 PM   #59 
  - You are exactly right!  msallied   Oct-01-08 12:54 PM   #67 
  - I suspect they are trying to hone her in on two or three topics  TornadoTN   Oct-01-08 01:01 PM   #71 
  - Curious: What about Palin can be considered "spunky"?  TornadoTN   Oct-01-08 12:57 PM   #69 
     - And I agree with you 100%  rvablue   Oct-01-08 03:02 PM   #84 
  - Hate to say it, but Bush is heads and shoulders above Palin  TornadoTN   Oct-01-08 12:51 PM   #65 
     - While I don't entirely agree  rvablue   Oct-01-08 01:26 PM   #75 
        - Thanks, that's a much better way to sum up my point  TornadoTN   Oct-01-08 01:28 PM   #76 
  - re: I'm simply left speechless by the OP and the first few comments on this thread  tpi10d   Oct-01-08 12:43 PM   #61 
  - Again, you are exactly right.  msallied   Oct-01-08 12:54 PM   #68 
  - I told my son this am that the VP debate is basically a media free for all  tigereye   Oct-01-08 12:10 PM   #50 
  - You don't say how old your son is  rvablue   Oct-01-08 01:28 PM   #77 
     - he's 12 - and pretty socially aware...  tigereye   Oct-02-08 12:27 PM   #85 
  - This will be very unpleasant....VERY UNPLEASANT !  Ragazz68   Oct-01-08 12:14 PM   #52 
  - This is Biden's moment  chookie   Oct-01-08 12:52 PM   #66 
  - I don't think Joe is in a position to influence this  nomad1776   Oct-01-08 01:05 PM   #73 
  - After all these years hanging around D.C. with a "D" in front of his name  nolabels   Oct-01-08 01:04 PM   #72 
  - The media stands to gain by a close race.  Forkboy   Oct-01-08 01:10 PM   #74 
  - Agree 100%  maseman   Oct-01-08 01:29 PM   #78 
 

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion: Presidential (Through Nov 2009) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC