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137. Tell me, how does one remain a "fine man" if every honorable thing
they have ever said or done they have thrown into the crapper in order to fulfill their ambitions?

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  -OK. Go ahead and hurt me, but I feel sorry for Old Man McCain. Soup Bean  Oct-22-08 09:23 PM   #0 
  - I'm hoping McCain will keep the promise he made before the 2006 election. n/t  IanDB1   Oct-22-08 09:23 PM   #1 
  - What promise? NT  Eric J in MN   Oct-22-08 09:24 PM   #2 
  - Vito will be by to have a little talk with you  Jackpine Radical   Oct-22-08 09:25 PM   #3 
  - This guy's dream is the same dream that is causing us to go broke. No pity here.  MichiganVote   Oct-22-08 09:25 PM   #4 
  - "Fine man"?  JenniferJuniper   Oct-22-08 09:26 PM   #5 
  - No sympathy here..  Webster Green   Oct-22-08 09:27 PM   #6 
  - I don't feel sorry for him.  Connie_Corleone   Oct-22-08 09:27 PM   #7 
  - I second that.  bugisbug   Oct-23-08 11:56 AM   #115 
     - I 3rd it  Allyoop   Oct-23-08 01:56 PM   #138 
  - They ran up the Black Flag first  Ikonoklast   Oct-22-08 09:27 PM   #8 
  - A fine man would not run this campaign or surround himself with such people. n/t  Tatiana   Oct-22-08 09:27 PM   #9 
  - a "Fine man" wouldn't campaign on a hate platform.  chimpsrsmarter   Oct-22-08 09:28 PM   #10 
  - Yep. Someone in Minnesota had KKK sprayed on their Obama sign  Raschel   Oct-22-08 10:13 PM   #55 
  - He's not a fine man.  Shakespeare   Oct-22-08 09:28 PM   #11 
  - McCain needs to retire and enjoy the rest of his life relaxing  Lint Head   Oct-22-08 09:29 PM   #12 
  - He does need the rest  DeeDeeNY   Oct-23-08 06:42 AM   #100 
  - I would never feel sorry for McCain. Never.  cat_girl25   Oct-22-08 09:30 PM   #13 
  - I don't feel sorry for the fuck either. He made his bed, now he can sleep  1corona4u   Oct-22-08 09:30 PM   #14 
  - See I think the "different kind of guy" was actually the PR prowess of whatever firm  Overseas   Oct-22-08 09:30 PM   #15 
  - McCain has always been a piece of shit.  BlueIdaho   Oct-22-08 09:30 PM   #16 
  - "Live by the sword, die by the sword."  timontheleft   Oct-22-08 09:31 PM   #17 
  - Dumb post!  KansasVoter   Oct-22-08 09:31 PM   #18 
  - The ones I feel sorry for are wild animals that Republicans have no respect for  mtnsnake   Oct-22-08 09:32 PM   #19 
  - A man is what he does.  GoesTo11   Oct-22-08 09:32 PM   #20 
  - Well, see that's the problem  Mz Pip   Oct-22-08 09:32 PM   #21 
  - I just hate what's becomce of him. I know he's allowed Rove and Co.......  Soup Bean   Oct-22-08 09:55 PM   #42 
  - A "Fine man"????? Fuckin' A !!!  MNDemNY   Oct-22-08 09:32 PM   #22 
  - He doesn't deserve your sympathy. I am so sad about the way things are in this world.  Democrats_win   Oct-22-08 09:33 PM   #23 
  - Feel sorry for him all you want  iceman66   Oct-22-08 09:33 PM   #24 
  - I understand but think of the stuff he's allowing Palin to spew  Liberal_in_LA   Oct-22-08 09:33 PM   #25 
  - I know. I just hate to see anyone destroyed so completely.  Soup Bean   Oct-22-08 10:01 PM   #48 
     - Everything taken away? Everything?  Demobrat   Oct-22-08 11:53 PM   #73 
     - What happened????  onlyadream   Oct-23-08 12:07 PM   #122 
     - Well, actually, NOTHING was taken away from him. McCain was entitled to nothing.  Sorceress   Oct-23-08 12:40 PM   #132 
  - The Fuckwittage Isn't Loosing He Is Losing.  Binka   Oct-22-08 09:34 PM   #26 
  - You mentioned "west PA stuff"... what did you see? A video? Of what?  Liberal_in_LA   Oct-22-08 10:57 PM   #70 
  - McCain will be OK. He's got government sponsored health care, a good pension,  pinto   Oct-22-08 09:35 PM   #27 
  - Tough shit..get over  zidzi   Oct-22-08 09:37 PM   #28 
  - He has sold his soul very cheaply.  nancyr   Oct-22-08 09:39 PM   #29 
  - He isn't a fine man...  Marthanna   Oct-22-08 09:39 PM   #30 
  - The only level on which I sympathize:  Jed Dilligan   Oct-22-08 09:40 PM   #31 
  - Ah That's It Jed! What Do Yo Think His Drink Of Choice Is? I'm Thinking Gin.  Binka   Oct-22-08 09:47 PM   #39 
     - I heard vodka. Makes sense for an old drunk--  Jed Dilligan   Oct-22-08 10:58 PM   #72 
  - I drove by an interesting Halloween house decoration yesterday.  DesertedRose   Oct-22-08 09:41 PM   #32 
  - That's very creative  Emit   Oct-22-08 09:42 PM   #35 
  - Soup Bean, what Western PA stuff did they show? Missed it.  Emit   Oct-22-08 09:41 PM   #33 
  - Looks Like The Bean Doesn't Care About His Thread  Binka   Oct-22-08 09:52 PM   #40 
  - Changed name. I suppose the couple of thousand dont count from  Soup Bean   Oct-22-08 09:58 PM   #46 
     - He Is A Fool And Has Always Been A Fool.  Binka   Oct-22-08 10:16 PM   #57 
        - i know how politics works.  Soup Bean   Oct-22-08 10:43 PM   #67 
  - This little gem that KO covered tonight:  CakeGrrl   Oct-22-08 10:03 PM   #50 
  - I don't think he's a fine man, and I don't feel sorry for him. nt  No Surrender   Oct-22-08 09:41 PM   #34 
  - The John McCain of today is not the one of  doc03   Oct-22-08 09:42 PM   #36 
  - This would be like feeling sorry for the Kathy Bates character in "Misery"  Batgirl   Oct-22-08 09:43 PM   #37 
  - Well, I did kinda feel sorry for her. lol  Soup Bean   Oct-22-08 09:59 PM   #47 
  - McCain is not a fine man.... I'm sick of the POW remarks as well  Top Cat   Oct-22-08 09:43 PM   #38 
  - The way he brags about himself constantly is sickening. n/t  Raschel   Oct-22-08 10:15 PM   #56 
  - I feel sorry for McCain, but in a different way...  sohndrsmith   Oct-22-08 09:54 PM   #41 
  - I fine man wouldn't sneer and make air quotes  Demobrat   Oct-22-08 09:55 PM   #43 
  - Agree. He has no concern for a woman's health or the country's.  kiranon   Oct-23-08 06:36 PM   #146 
  - OK  ribofunk   Oct-22-08 09:56 PM   #44 
  - True. I expected it.  Soup Bean   Oct-22-08 10:06 PM   #52 
     - Well, Soup Bean because of him and his henchmen  olegramps   Oct-23-08 10:56 AM   #107 
  - Just another heartless, power hungry piece of shit....God help us if he steals this !!!!  Ragazz68   Oct-22-08 09:58 PM   #45 
  - The man deserves absolutely NO pity, he knows exactly what he is allowing to occur..  AuntPatsy   Oct-22-08 10:02 PM   #49 
  - NO sympathy here. George W. Bush's campaign screwed him in 2000, and he's trying to do the same  gauguin57   Oct-22-08 10:06 PM   #51 
  - I understand where you're coming from, yet I cannot pity McCain.  quiet.american   Oct-22-08 10:09 PM   #53 
  - I know exactly what you mean, and don't feel bad. nt  BullGooseLoony   Oct-22-08 10:12 PM   #54 
  - He is *not* a "fine man". nt  Bluebear   Oct-22-08 10:17 PM   #58 
  - He Is A Bastard Shit Of The Lowest Order  Binka   Oct-22-08 10:25 PM   #62 
  - I kinda sorta ALMOST felt sorry for him  fujiyama   Oct-22-08 10:17 PM   #59 
  - it's ok to feel sorry for him.  shireen   Oct-22-08 10:22 PM   #60 
  - Thank you. That's all I meant. n/t  Soup Bean   Oct-22-08 10:31 PM   #64 
  - Consider yourself killed...masochist.  EmeraldCityGrl   Oct-22-08 10:25 PM   #61 
  - Sorry I upset you. However, I feel the man is beaten, and it's a little sad for HIM.  Soup Bean   Oct-22-08 10:30 PM   #63 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-22-08 10:39 PM   #66 
     - The McCain of 2000 was Anti-choice...he'd make abortion illegal. He was still a rightwinger  Liberal_in_LA   Oct-22-08 10:58 PM   #71 
     - You may be a compassionate person, McCain, not so much.  EmeraldCityGrl   Oct-23-08 12:55 AM   #78 
     - WTH CARES if HE is "sad"?? TOO F&&**&&*& BAD, sister.  WinkyDink   Oct-23-08 12:01 PM   #117 
  - Fuck John McCain  mitchum   Oct-22-08 10:31 PM   #65 
  - why would you feel sorry for a crook?  bambino   Oct-22-08 10:44 PM   #68 
  - He's looking for the pity vote  MrScorpio   Oct-22-08 10:48 PM   #69 
  - I will get beaten up with you I guess  Giant Robot   Oct-23-08 12:30 AM   #74 
  - I am older than McCain and I never, never shared his lack of values.  olegramps   Oct-23-08 12:28 PM   #129 
     - I was not saying that everyone in his generation is that way  Giant Robot   Oct-23-08 08:38 PM   #148 
  - Fine is not a word I would use. That is for damn sure.  IsItJustMe   Oct-23-08 12:32 AM   #75 
  - I did but not anymore after what I saw of his Obama's a baby killer mailer tonight.  Indiana_Dem   Oct-23-08 12:32 AM   #76 
  - did he really? I have seen that, yet.  faithfulcitizen   Oct-23-08 12:06 PM   #121 
  - Old Man McCain  Sugarcoated   Oct-23-08 12:34 AM   #77 
  - I feel sorry for anyone who considers that lying, hatemongering shitbag to be "a fine man".  dicksteele   Oct-23-08 12:57 AM   #79 
  - He chose to play this game. I don't feel sorry for him one bit.  jeffrey_X   Oct-23-08 01:31 AM   #80 
  - POW or not-  Bluebug   Oct-23-08 01:45 AM   #81 
  - you're nice  renate   Oct-23-08 01:59 AM   #82 
  - McCain is not "a better man than that." He has always been  No Elephants   Oct-23-08 02:04 AM   #83 
  - "fine man" have you read no history? McCain is a philandering, criminal loving thug and threat to  amborin   Oct-23-08 02:06 AM   #84 
  - I'd have a tough time feeling bad for McGollum  TheKentuckian   Oct-23-08 02:41 AM   #85 
  - I don't feel bad for him, he hitched his wagon to the same people that fucked him royally.  MrSlayer   Oct-23-08 03:21 AM   #86 
  - Let me get this straight ...  expatriate   Oct-23-08 03:36 AM   #87 
  - McCain, not so much, but  FlaGranny   Oct-23-08 05:26 AM   #92 
  - Right now, I'd be very happy to have his money.  expatriate   Oct-23-08 06:27 AM   #97 
     - "the poverty of their minds and souls:  FlaGranny   Oct-23-08 07:10 AM   #101 
  - This rant contains many an excellent turn of phrase.  Batgirl   Oct-23-08 11:48 AM   #113 
  - Fuck him, fuck him, fuck him, fuck him, fuck him, fuck him, fuck him, fuck him, fuck him, fuck him.  Amerigo Vespucci   Oct-23-08 03:47 AM   #88 
  - either you're a freeper or very weak a.. democrat take ur pick  democracy1st   Oct-23-08 04:06 AM   #89 
  - I've felt some sympathy at times for him because of his age and  WallStreetNobody   Oct-23-08 04:09 AM   #90 
  - It's pretty pathetic, but I'll feel pity when he loses and Gov. Prophecy is impeached back home...  Hekate   Oct-23-08 05:19 AM   #91 
  - Yeah I feel sorry for the poor old man  workinclasszero   Oct-23-08 05:31 AM   #93 
  - He is a vile, lying, hypocritical, disgusting piece of shit.........  JohnMcCant2008   Oct-23-08 05:53 AM   #94 
  - Let's kick his ass on November 4th  shaniqua6392   Oct-23-08 05:56 AM   #95 
  - Has some respect  alwysdrunk   Oct-23-08 06:07 AM   #96 
  - Ever hear of the Keating Five?  expatriate   Oct-23-08 06:28 AM   #98 
  - Yeah.... I used to speak out against eating puppies  jberryhill   Oct-23-08 06:30 AM   #99 
  - Then we can add "spineless" to the list as well........  JohnMcCant2008   Oct-23-08 07:15 AM   #102 
  - I have nothing but contempt for him - he has been a sleaze of epic proportions  debbierlus   Oct-23-08 10:36 AM   #103 
  - I don't share you admiration  olegramps   Oct-23-08 10:44 AM   #104 
  - It's sad, but he destroyed himself.  SmokingJacket   Oct-23-08 10:47 AM   #105 
  - Phuck him  Teaser   Oct-23-08 10:54 AM   #106 
  - Not me.  quantessd   Oct-23-08 11:01 AM   #108 
  - I'm in the minority.  Beacool   Oct-23-08 11:05 AM   #109 
  - You can make a reasoned argument that the Republicans  TheKentuckian   Oct-23-08 12:27 PM   #128 
  - Boy, are you delusional. McCain is a "fine man"? There's hardly any point  hisownpetard   Oct-23-08 11:28 AM   #110 
  - There is little about him that is fine, or that ever was.  Orsino   Oct-23-08 11:37 AM   #111 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-23-08 11:44 AM   #112 
  - wow, that's harsh.  faithfulcitizen   Oct-23-08 12:14 PM   #124 
  - No sympathy whatsoever.....  cricket08   Oct-23-08 11:53 AM   #114 
  - ARE YOU NUTS????? STUPID?? He called a TWELVE-yr-old girl "UGLY" for a JOKE. HE HATES YOU (if you  WinkyDink   Oct-23-08 11:59 AM   #116 
  - I have zero sympathy for McCain. If he had run an honest, ethical  Vinca   Oct-23-08 12:01 PM   #118 
  - That's very compassionate of you, yet I personally think you give him too much credit.  faithfulcitizen   Oct-23-08 12:04 PM   #119 
  - Agreed.  Soup Bean   Oct-23-08 06:09 PM   #143 
     - Nothing wrong with that. You should always feel free to share your thoughts on DU, even if unpopular  faithfulcitizen   Oct-23-08 07:13 PM   #147 
  - You know who I feel sorry for?  Bornaginhooligan   Oct-23-08 12:05 PM   #120 
  - Fine man, my ass!  polichick   Oct-23-08 12:10 PM   #123 
  - McCain is not the man he was in 2000  Wolfies Revenge   Oct-23-08 12:15 PM   #125 
  - Post of the DAY! :D n/t  latte_liberal_86   Oct-23-08 01:01 PM   #134 
  - Stop mincing words there...  tinfoilberet   Oct-23-08 01:13 PM   #135 
  - i think he is going senile... but there's no reason to feel sorry for him  Essene   Oct-23-08 12:16 PM   #126 
  - ???? You are joking, right? Also which W. PA stuff?  AlinPA   Oct-23-08 12:17 PM   #127 
  - Won't feel sorry for him, nope!  Higher Standard   Oct-23-08 12:31 PM   #130 
  - i feel a bit sorry for Cindy:  amborin   Oct-23-08 12:35 PM   #131 
  - I'm embarassed for him. But I don't feel sorry for him.  latte_liberal_86   Oct-23-08 12:58 PM   #133 
  - He made a bargain with the devil and lost control over the meaning of his campaign in the process  Strawman   Oct-23-08 01:30 PM   #136 
  - Tell me, how does one remain a "fine man" if every honorable thing  rvablue   Oct-23-08 01:37 PM   #137 
  - "the real McCain" is an Asshole & always has been an  Disturbed   Oct-23-08 02:39 PM   #142 
  - He put ambition first before any of us, no sympathy here I'm afraid but I'll eventually forgive.  barack the house   Oct-23-08 02:03 PM   #139 
  - Piss on him. I don't  frogmarch   Oct-23-08 02:07 PM   #140 
  - Your pity is premature.  robertpaulsen   Oct-23-08 02:11 PM   #141 
  - I will feel sorry for him once Obama kicks his @ss from east coast to  my3boyz   Oct-23-08 06:10 PM   #144 
  - Don't feel sorry for him he ran a pathetic campaign  Geek_Girl   Oct-23-08 06:23 PM   #145 
 

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