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jgraz Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-18-09 10:59 AM
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48. No, not even Republicans would go this far
Can you imagine the Freepers' reactions if Bush had submitted a brief defending Roe v Wade? Especially if it used the kind of inflammatory language that Obama's (Yes, *Obama's*) DOMA brief used?

Step one in standing up for your principles: get some.
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  -So, Now Keith Olbermann is a bad guy?? This place cracks me up! KansasVoter  Jun-18-09 08:56 AM   #0 
  - I think that Olbermann is a bombastic windbag.  Beacool   Jun-18-09 09:01 AM   #1 
  - I couldn't stomach his non-stop trashing of Hillary either and I was an Obama supporter.  Hassin Bin Sober   Jun-18-09 09:07 AM   #4 
  - I still won't watch that network.  Beacool   Jun-18-09 09:31 AM   #15 
     - I still like his show for the most part but his primary coverage sure took the shine off for me.  Hassin Bin Sober   Jun-18-09 10:20 AM   #32 
  - That is an ignorant ass statement if I've ever heard one.  Guy Whitey Corngood   Jun-18-09 09:33 AM   #16 
  - I was not comparing content, but style.  Beacool   Jun-18-09 11:35 AM   #60 
     - Yeah OK that "style" comparison is still off as far as I can tell.  Guy Whitey Corngood   Jun-18-09 11:44 AM   #65 
        - I hardly ever watched the guy or that network even before the primaries.  Beacool   Jun-18-09 11:57 AM   #70 
           - and Pat Buchanan. nt  Guy Whitey Corngood   Jun-18-09 12:02 PM   #72 
  - Hillary lost me when she made fun of Obama supporters! She was sarcastic!  KansasVoter   Jun-18-09 09:39 AM   #18 
  - Well, when the guy excuses himself to wipe his nose  Beacool   Jun-18-09 10:16 AM   #30 
     - but did u notice how he wipes his nose JUST LIKE JESUS?  NatBurner   Jun-18-09 10:37 AM   #37 
     - lol  Starry Messenger   Jun-18-09 10:58 AM   #47 
     - Oh!  snake in the grass   Jun-18-09 11:07 AM   #51 
     - I wish he really could do that.  Beacool   Jun-18-09 11:26 AM   #53 
     - now Bea, don't get into any arguments.  dionysus   Jun-18-09 12:22 PM   #81 
        - Hi, Banky!!!!  Beacool   Jun-18-09 12:37 PM   #87 
           - i know, i'm upstate and i need to walk 3 miles in the rain later to pick up my car at the shop...  dionysus   Jun-18-09 12:49 PM   #89 
              - Sweetie, that's why they invented taxis.  Beacool   Jun-18-09 02:08 PM   #97 
  - That turned me off Keith also  leftynyc   Jun-18-09 09:49 AM   #22 
  - Ferraro was spewing racist bullshit, and she was doing so in the name of Hillary's campaign  Sebastian Doyle   Jun-18-09 10:54 AM   #45 
     - Ferraro and Hillary both lost me during that campaign. Ferraro is featured  Hieronymus   Jun-18-09 11:11 AM   #52 
     - Obama never had me.  Beacool   Jun-18-09 11:29 AM   #57 
        - Huge surprise...  Hieronymus   Jun-18-09 11:50 AM   #67 
        - Not even at "hello" like Tom Cruise? nt  Guy Whitey Corngood   Jun-18-09 11:51 AM   #68 
        - Shocker!  CakeGrrl   Jun-18-09 12:18 PM   #80 
     - Ferraro spoke for herself, not Hillary.  Beacool   Jun-18-09 11:28 AM   #55 
        - Well, that excuse might work....  Sebastian Doyle   Jun-18-09 11:32 AM   #58 
        - Oh please,  Beacool   Jun-18-09 11:37 AM   #61 
        - Maybe Chris Matthews doesn't intend to make sexist comments and maybe  Guy Whitey Corngood   Jun-18-09 11:34 AM   #59 
           - Matthews is a sexist, slobbering, creep.  Beacool   Jun-18-09 11:39 AM   #62 
              - Oh sure, then when she had the chance to articulate it better came across even worse.  Guy Whitey Corngood   Jun-18-09 11:48 AM   #66 
                 - Honey, no more creepy than the blind adulation of quite a few people  Beacool   Jun-18-09 12:03 PM   #73 
                    - Yeah, it's important that we hear you rhapsodize about her "Delft blue" eyes  CakeGrrl   Jun-18-09 12:06 PM   #75 
                    - Hey sweetums the fact that others adore Obama to the point of it being  Guy Whitey Corngood   Jun-18-09 12:07 PM   #76 
                       - Shaking hands with someone is not knowing them.  Beacool   Jun-18-09 12:34 PM   #85 
                          - So you go kicking it with the Clintons on a regular basis?  Guy Whitey Corngood   Jun-18-09 01:19 PM   #94 
  - I listened to Keith last night and his criticism was correct.  WI_DEM   Jun-18-09 09:02 AM   #2 
  - I, for one, don't want to see ANY member of the media engaged  bullwinkle428   Jun-18-09 09:04 AM   #3 
  - Olbermann is an enemy of the people. n/t  QC   Jun-18-09 09:08 AM   #5 
  - You are an enemy of intelligence!  KansasVoter   Jun-18-09 09:46 AM   #20 
     - I think you just made yourself an enemy of sarcasm.  Guy Whitey Corngood   Jun-18-09 09:48 AM   #21 
     - It is not safe, comrade, to defend enemies of the people.  QC   Jun-18-09 12:10 PM   #78 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jun-18-09 09:10 AM   #6 
  - He's certainly not perfect  marshall   Jun-18-09 09:11 AM   #7 
  - Keith  90-percent   Jun-18-09 09:13 AM   #8 
  - The people that whine about Keith are the same type that whine about Randi  baldguy   Jun-18-09 09:18 AM   #9 
  - On FR, they complain about O'Reilly.  mwb970   Jun-18-09 10:18 AM   #31 
  - Bullshit  otohara   Jun-18-09 10:25 AM   #34 
     - DUers constantly badmouth Kucinich. nt.  druidity33   Jun-18-09 10:42 AM   #38 
     - Oh Baloney  otohara   Jun-18-09 11:29 AM   #56 
        - I don't think it's constantly and frankly I wouldn't say it's a lot of people.  Guy Whitey Corngood   Jun-18-09 12:01 PM   #71 
     - The DLC'ers bash all of the above on a regular basis (with the possible exception of Barney Frank)  Sebastian Doyle   Jun-18-09 11:06 AM   #50 
        - Are We The DLC?  otohara   Jun-18-09 11:26 AM   #54 
  - K&R  spiritual_gunfighter   Jun-18-09 09:22 AM   #10 
  - Well he got the karate kid, Mr. Migati thing mixed up.  RandomThoughts   Jun-18-09 09:23 AM   #11 
  - I don't change opinions that easily  dipsydoodle   Jun-18-09 09:25 AM   #12 
  - It's not the place per se it's just a few drama queens. nt  Guy Whitey Corngood   Jun-18-09 09:25 AM   #13 
  - Olberman, Maddow, Lyons,  MadHound   Jun-18-09 09:28 AM   #14 
  - No, not even Republicans would go this far  jgraz   Jun-18-09 10:59 AM   #48 
  - Oh for pete's sake Olbermann went easy on Obama ,some people need to get a grip!  LaurenG   Jun-18-09 09:34 AM   #17 
  - You'd be surprised how fast and ferociously DU can turn against someone  bluestateguy   Jun-18-09 09:40 AM   #19 
  - Yeah The Neo* Thought Leaders present here  Moochy   Jun-18-09 10:13 AM   #28 
  - KO calls out the President because he likes him and wants him to succeed....  Clio the Leo   Jun-18-09 09:54 AM   #23 
  - Very disappointing  blue_onyx   Jun-18-09 09:55 AM   #24 
  - i agree, Obama will and should be criticized BUT  Bodhi BloodWave   Jun-18-09 10:33 AM   #35 
     - Yes, political pundits should criticized too  blue_onyx   Jun-18-09 10:54 AM   #44 
  - Me thinks you doth protest too much  SpartanDem   Jun-18-09 09:55 AM   #25 
  - K&R  Lugnut   Jun-18-09 10:11 AM   #26 
  - Didn't Keith used to have a fairly vocal female fan club on DU?  Vidar   Jun-18-09 10:12 AM   #27 
  - I think KO is one of the most reasonable people on the left.  JamesA1102   Jun-18-09 10:14 AM   #29 
  - i will agree with you that KO is fairly reasonable most the time, that should not free him from  Bodhi BloodWave   Jun-18-09 10:36 AM   #36 
     - Sure disagree with him but don't demonize him  JamesA1102   Jun-18-09 10:53 AM   #43 
  - That's why I kept my sig pic.  Starry Messenger   Jun-18-09 10:21 AM   #33 
  - Actually.. as of recently, OBAMA seems to be the "bad guy"..  RoadRage   Jun-18-09 10:45 AM   #39 
  - He's the President of the United States.  Hissyspit   Jun-18-09 10:57 AM   #46 
  - Oh good, you found another reason  Cha   Jun-18-09 10:50 AM   #40 
  - It was inevitable.  progressoid   Jun-18-09 10:52 AM   #41 
  - Even the most rabid fans point out when the quarterback screws up  jgraz   Jun-18-09 11:04 AM   #49 
  - Obama will be a better president because of people like Olbermann  jgraz   Jun-18-09 10:52 AM   #42 
  - Keith Olberman... He STILL Gets My Vote! Trash All You Want... At Least  ChiciB1   Jun-18-09 11:41 AM   #63 
  - You're right  pmorlan1   Jun-18-09 11:43 AM   #64 
  - Many bloggers here complain about FAUX......  scrappydo   Jun-18-09 11:56 AM   #69 
  - Why so concerned for Keith?  CakeGrrl   Jun-18-09 12:03 PM   #74 
  - see, if you rail against obama daily, it's uber patriotic feet-fire-holding.  dionysus   Jun-18-09 12:29 PM   #82 
     - Of course! What was I thinking?  CakeGrrl   Jun-18-09 01:15 PM   #92 
  - Not just Olbermann, either.  moodforaday   Jun-18-09 12:09 PM   #77 
  - calling DUers idiots is so classy...  dionysus   Jun-18-09 12:18 PM   #79 
  - This forum has been Bush-ized  LittleBlue   Jun-18-09 12:31 PM   #83 
  - Ah, you mean the way the guy who dare to write a CIVIL letter to Rachel Maddow  CakeGrrl   Jun-18-09 12:45 PM   #88 
     - Yes, that's exactly it..and now anyone who  Cha   Jun-18-09 12:52 PM   #90 
        - Not really. You can disagree with KO all you want  LittleBlue   Jun-18-09 01:55 PM   #95 
  - Just like Republicans support their elected candidates  treestar   Jun-18-09 12:33 PM   #84 
  - MUST STOP OLBERMANN11!1!  kenny blankenship   Jun-18-09 12:34 PM   #86 
  - There is a contingent here that protests anyone who calls out "He-Who-Must-Be-Criticized"  BR_Parkway   Jun-18-09 01:00 PM   #91 
  - The ancient crime of lse majest is making its way to 21st century America.  QC   Jun-18-09 01:15 PM   #93 
  - some of these mofo's are loosing their mind  democracy1st   Jun-18-09 02:06 PM   #96 
  - Locking  muriel_volestrangler   Jun-18-09 02:13 PM   #98 

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