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gemlake Donating Member (535 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-16-08 02:15 PM
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21. I felt like I had been punched in the stomach
It was such a horrible, misogynistic statement.
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  -wife did some calling for the local Obama campaign office here in Indiana - women are pissed. IndianaJones  Oct-16-08 01:56 PM   #0 
  - That's great news. Thanks for posting!  hisownpetard   Oct-16-08 01:58 PM   #1 
  - We're all related to women. We all should be pissed.  sfexpat2000   Oct-16-08 01:58 PM   #2 
  - I was amazed to see the repug line go up as Obama talked about  tekisui   Oct-16-08 01:58 PM   #3 
  - That's not surprising  boobooday   Oct-16-08 01:58 PM   #4 
  - Women may claim to be anti-abortion, but when faced with the  alsame   Oct-16-08 01:59 PM   #5 
  - My friend was carrying twins and was faced with a choice..  Virginia Dare   Oct-16-08 02:37 PM   #27 
  - Of course they are.  BattyDem   Oct-16-08 02:01 PM   #6 
  - I remember when abortion was illegal and a gal I went to school  roguevalley   Oct-16-08 02:50 PM   #31 
  - I still find it amazing that some pro-lifers are more concerned with the life of the baby than the..  SurferBoy   Oct-16-08 02:03 PM   #7 
  - They're only "pro-life" until it's out of the womb.  BattyDem   Oct-16-08 02:06 PM   #13 
  - I have some very close relatives who think like this  treestar   Oct-16-08 02:10 PM   #18 
     - Because its not really about babies at all  aphopkin   Oct-16-08 02:41 PM   #28 
        - That's a good point - I was thinking of asking one of them where the  treestar   Oct-16-08 02:48 PM   #30 
           - I made a fundie head explode with this argument re abortion  usnret88   Oct-16-08 03:05 PM   #36 
              - There is greater suffering to the 22 year old who dies in Iraq  treestar   Oct-16-08 07:06 PM   #40 
                 - I am a non=believer, but I really like that part you typed about  usnret88   Oct-17-08 07:07 AM   #42 
  - Of all the dumb things McTroll has done in this long campaign-  asdjrocky   Oct-16-08 02:03 PM   #8 
  - I missed the debate, what was the comment that Mccain made?  Lirwin2   Oct-16-08 02:03 PM   #9 
  - He said "health of the mother" has been stretched by pro-choice groups.  Starbucks Anarchist   Oct-16-08 02:04 PM   #10 
  - What a despicable piece of shit  Lirwin2   Oct-16-08 02:06 PM   #14 
  - Can't add much of anything to that, other than AMEN...n/t  Virginia Dare   Oct-16-08 02:34 PM   #25 
  - Thanks for the good explaination..I didn't  zidzi   Oct-16-08 02:32 PM   #24 
  - And worse than that, he said "Health of the mother" in a distinctly mocking fashion  bunkerbuster1   Oct-16-08 02:54 PM   #33 
  - Actually, he used the term "PRO-ABORTION", rather than pro-choice -  bullwinkle428   Oct-16-08 03:05 PM   #37 
  - The consideration of the mother's health is a pro-abortion extremist argument.  Bornaginhooligan   Oct-16-08 02:05 PM   #11 
  - Video here:  Schulzz   Oct-16-08 02:05 PM   #12 
  - thanks!  Lirwin2   Oct-16-08 02:07 PM   #15 
  - looks like that pissed obama off....rightfully so  spanone   Oct-16-08 02:07 PM   #16 
     - I didn't notice his reaction last night because I was so offended by McNuts  BattyDem   Oct-16-08 02:11 PM   #19 
  - you'll need to watch the comment to appreciate the mendacity of it. LINK HERE  DeadElephant_ORG   Oct-16-08 02:48 PM   #29 
  - See, it's one thing to be personally against abortion, something entirely different to tell women  impeachdubya   Oct-16-08 02:09 PM   #17 
  - I'm amazed we're not hearing more about how SEXIST that comment was n/t  thecorrection   Oct-16-08 02:12 PM   #20 
  - I am PISSED OFF that we are not hearing more about it.  thecatburgler   Oct-16-08 02:29 PM   #23 
     - I'll second that eye roll  mscuedawg   Oct-16-08 02:58 PM   #35 
  - I felt like I had been punched in the stomach  boreDem   Oct-16-08 02:15 PM   #21 
  - Agreed, it made me recoil..  Virginia Dare   Oct-16-08 02:35 PM   #26 
  - I'm not pro-abortion....  nancyr   Oct-16-08 02:22 PM   #22 
  - The anti-choice peoples  LooseWilly   Oct-16-08 02:53 PM   #32 
  - Another facet of McCain's character revealed--he's an old misogynist at heart.  flpoljunkie   Oct-16-08 02:55 PM   #34 
  - McNasty hurt himself last night by being so cruel and insensitive.  CADEMOCRAT7   Oct-16-08 03:06 PM   #38 
  - The comments really put things like his "rape joke" & his infamous  bullwinkle428   Oct-16-08 03:11 PM   #39 
  - McCain blew it with that comment  karynnj   Oct-16-08 07:12 PM   #41 

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