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21. True, but the label "liberal" still gets tarnished in the process
Edited on Mon Dec-08-08 08:34 PM by Truth Hurts A Lot
Now, we will be despised by mainstream/centrists as well as the GOP. Also, black americans might start to wonder about this angry group of liberals who are turning on PE Obama so soon after the election.
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  -So I'm watching Tweety's banner assert "liberals angry at Obama's center-right cabinet," Occam Bandage  Dec-08-08 06:33 PM   #0 
  - Actually quite a few liberals ARE upset. There have been quite a few  saracat   Dec-08-08 06:36 PM   #1 
  - Sorry, but you and your handful of can't-get-over-its are not "quite a few."  Occam Bandage   Dec-08-08 06:37 PM   #4 
  - Sorry but this isn't about Obama approval ratings . It is unhppiness with cabinet appointments  saracat   Dec-08-08 06:46 PM   #5 
  - Did you do anything for his election?  Jake3463   Dec-08-08 06:50 PM   #6 
  - Don't even ask.  FrenchieCat   Dec-08-08 07:19 PM   #11 
     - Oh, I know this poster  Jake3463   Dec-08-08 07:43 PM   #16 
     - Actually I did. I passed out bumper stickers , buttons and made calls  saracat   Dec-09-08 08:16 AM   #35 
  - Nope. Polls show that most people--and the vast majority of liberals--are very happy  Occam Bandage   Dec-08-08 07:21 PM   #12 
  - I don't think you are a very good..  stillcool47   Dec-08-08 08:31 PM   #20 
     - I do not claim to be a "spokesperson" for anyone.  saracat   Dec-09-08 08:19 AM   #36 
  - Sirota, Bowers, Aravosis, a few posters at KOS and a handful of discontented DUers on one side...  jefferson_dem   Dec-08-08 07:36 PM   #15 
  - Don't judge by the most vocal. Polls show that the a majority of Americans  No Elephants   Dec-09-08 02:38 AM   #33 
  - And the majority of Americans aren't "liberals " or considered leftists.  saracat   Dec-09-08 08:56 AM   #43 
  - You seem to have an unnatural hatred for Rahm Emanuel.  Alter Ego   Dec-09-08 07:22 AM   #34 
  - Do you know anything about him? And I do not "hate" him. I do not care for some of his politics.  saracat   Dec-09-08 08:20 AM   #37 
     - Yeah, I know about him.  Alter Ego   Dec-09-08 08:40 AM   #38 
        - Well , he would sacrifice any ideal to win and is very much a "hawk"  saracat   Dec-09-08 08:46 AM   #42 
  - thank you. a voice of reason !!  Laura PackYourBags   Dec-09-08 12:50 PM   #47 
  - Lacking a breaking news situation - a crash, a murder, or such - cable news needs a story. n/t  pinto   Dec-08-08 06:37 PM   #2 
  - There was a crash today.  tridim   Dec-08-08 06:53 PM   #9 
  - True....to some degree, they are now categorizing correctly.  FrenchieCat   Dec-08-08 06:37 PM   #3 
  - I don't know what he's back tracked on?  Jake3463   Dec-08-08 06:52 PM   #7 
  - I gave Tweety about 45 seconds this afternoon before I shut him off  high density   Dec-08-08 06:52 PM   #8 
  - He got his contract  Jake3463   Dec-08-08 07:49 PM   #17 
  - Oh, did he? I missed that.  Occam Bandage   Dec-08-08 07:56 PM   #18 
     - According to Huffington and Politico  Jake3463   Dec-08-08 08:09 PM   #19 
        - Of course it was and if you look up the NYT mag piece on him  rvablue   Dec-08-08 11:32 PM   #26 
           - I don't really think DU has been that supportive  Jake3463   Dec-09-08 02:07 AM   #32 
  - Amen and unbelievable really that this weekend some DUers were touting his bona fides  rvablue   Dec-08-08 11:29 PM   #25 
  - If he runs for the senate in PA,  Beacool   Dec-09-08 12:04 AM   #29 
  - he is very annoying...  gblady   Dec-09-08 12:10 PM   #46 
  - REading DU shows you some of those angry liberals. Maybe they are just freepers trying  Pisces   Dec-08-08 06:53 PM   #10 
  - And they are in the minority, even on a site that caters to the leftiest of the left.  Occam Bandage   Dec-08-08 07:21 PM   #13 
  - I think there is heartfelt and well grounded concern  happychatter   Dec-08-08 11:23 PM   #24 
  - The more angry liberals the better  NewJeffCT   Dec-08-08 07:29 PM   #14 
  - True, but the label "liberal" still gets tarnished in the process  Truth Hurts A Lot   Dec-08-08 08:33 PM   #21 
     - Indeed  BeFree   Dec-08-08 09:10 PM   #22 
     - I much prefer "liberal" to "the left" like were all sinistral and scary.  ShortnFiery   Dec-09-08 08:45 AM   #41 
  - Good. It's somewhat honest. (nt)  w4rma   Dec-08-08 09:15 PM   #23 
  - I don't pay much attention to liberals. Socialists like me aren't surprised by Obama's cabinet.  yardwork   Dec-08-08 11:43 PM   #27 
  - yeah, it's hard to get angry when you don't expect muct to begin  jonnyblitz   Dec-08-08 11:50 PM   #28 
  - DU thin-skinned?  boppers   Dec-09-08 12:10 AM   #31 
  - The small whiney faction of "liberals" are giving liberals a bad name  Uzybone   Dec-09-08 12:06 AM   #30 
     - As a unabashed liberal I'm always VIGILANT.  ShortnFiery   Dec-09-08 08:44 AM   #40 
  - Tweety was slobbering MANIC yesterday. Seriously, I think he's off his meds.  ShortnFiery   Dec-09-08 08:41 AM   #39 
  - I guess I have to stir that pot a little harder, lol,  LWolf   Dec-09-08 08:59 AM   #44 
  - "Who Thinks Ann Coulter Is Hot? Let's Go Around The Room!"  maddowfan   Dec-09-08 12:02 PM   #45 
 

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