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salguine Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-15-09 09:10 PM
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4. But why should Obama be so passive? Can't HE go after the Blue Dogs too? THAT would be leadership.
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  -bill maher tries to clean it up on KO angee_is_mad  Jun-15-09 08:53 PM   #0 
  - Maher didn't even really MENTION the "celebrity" angle of his rant, did he?  jenmito   Jun-15-09 08:58 PM   #1 
  - Nope he didn't  angee_is_mad   Jun-15-09 09:15 PM   #6 
     - Thank you...  jenmito   Jun-15-09 09:30 PM   #19 
  - why not try persuasion and education instead of targeting those who helped get Obama in office?  stray cat   Jun-15-09 08:59 PM   #2 
  - It's no excuse because he got  Cha   Jun-15-09 09:00 PM   #3 
  - But why should Obama be so passive? Can't HE go after the Blue Dogs too? THAT would be leadership.  salguine   Jun-15-09 09:10 PM   #4 
  - and Reid could too  angee_is_mad   Jun-15-09 09:12 PM   #5 
  - That  politicasista   Jun-15-09 11:25 PM   #37 
  - The Democrats who are a pain in the ass  Thrill   Jun-15-09 09:15 PM   #7 
  - That's not how he gets things done,  FrenchieCat   Jun-15-09 09:17 PM   #8 
  - He could throw them in jail and beat them with a soft flip flop but they'd cry...  uponit7771   Jun-15-09 09:18 PM   # 
     - At least use a semi-firm flip-flop!  HughMoran   Jun-15-09 11:08 PM   #35 
  - How dare he? How dare he criticize MY (swoon) president?  nichomachus   Jun-15-09 09:18 PM   #9 
  - Try reading the whole OP first before making a sarcastic comment.  Connie_Corleone   Jun-15-09 09:23 PM   #10 
  - Thx Connie  angee_is_mad   Jun-15-09 09:28 PM   #17 
  - Lying about the President is a pitiful way of criticizing, IMO.  FrenchieCat   Jun-15-09 09:23 PM   #11 
  - and lately the point is to  firedupdem   Jun-15-09 10:43 PM   #31 
     - They are now referencing maher  angee_is_mad   Jun-15-09 11:28 PM   #38 
  - If he was bein factual you could at least call what he said and objective opinion but he wasn't  uponit7771   Jun-15-09 09:28 PM   #16 
  - I do not believe that was the point the author  O is 44   Jun-15-09 09:39 PM   #23 
  - So how big is it, exactly?  QC   Jun-15-09 09:24 PM   #12 
  - Baby got BACK  angee_is_mad   Jun-15-09 09:27 PM   #14 
  - Bill Maher got applause for his remarks.  thelordofhell   Jun-15-09 09:26 PM   #13 
  - No, just a statement..  Cha   Jun-15-09 09:33 PM   #21 
     - Yep  angee_is_mad   Jun-15-09 09:35 PM   #22 
  - I didn't see the rant, only the soundbite, so...take this with a grain of salt. I do hope Obama  izzybeans   Jun-15-09 09:27 PM   #15 
  - I'd rather see action but a little red meat for the troops never hurt a movement  uponit7771   Jun-15-09 09:29 PM   #18 
  - Me too. Action is what counts, however political action is a slow moving mass.  izzybeans   Jun-15-09 09:32 PM   #20 
  - And, I think he's doing just what he  Cha   Jun-15-09 09:45 PM   #25 
  - I applauded Bill Maher  Ed76638   Jun-15-09 09:43 PM   #24 
  - Damn right. I'm so sick of watered-down half-measures being feebly  salguine   Jun-15-09 10:16 PM   #27 
  - Bill was spot on with his criticism and I agree with the sentiment.  bigjohn16   Jun-15-09 10:03 PM   #26 
  - Bush did not get everyting he wanted  PhilosopherKing   Jun-15-09 10:56 PM   #33 
     - Well then the point is totally invalidated. I'll cancel my DU account now. nt  bigjohn16   Jun-15-09 11:01 PM   #34 
  - Maher is busy but I would love to fill in for him  grantcart   Jun-15-09 10:19 PM   #28 
  - And if *I* had a big ole black ass.....  Clio the Leo   Jun-15-09 10:39 PM   #29 
  - Someone should tell Bil when we want his opinion  lordsummerisle   Jun-15-09 10:42 PM   #30 
  - I was through with Maher a long time ago, so  Zavulon   Jun-15-09 10:50 PM   #32 
  - Obama was against the Iraq  angee_is_mad   Jun-15-09 11:23 PM   #36 
  - There was a lot of substance in Maher's commentary..  girl gone mad   Jun-16-09 02:19 AM   #39 
  - Yep we better start pushing but Bill needs to let go of the RW talking points thats just plain bs  democracy1st   Jun-16-09 02:24 AM   #40 
  - That is YOUR opinion. I happen to agree with Maher.  OwnedByFerrets   Jun-16-09 07:49 AM   #41 
  - I'm still unclear on what he needed to "clean up"  nichomachus   Jun-16-09 10:03 AM   #42 
 

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