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fugop Donating Member (901 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-01-09 04:59 PM
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7. Unconvinced
Maybe I'm just starry eyed, but I'm completely unconvinced that these "independents" are all actually "independents." I think there's a lot of ex-Republican "independents" giving opinions in these things.
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  -CNN Poll: Independents disapprove of Obama Jennicut  Sep-01-09 04:46 PM   #0 
  - blaming Obama for bu$hit's mess - he was supposed to have ot all cleaned up  Triana   Sep-01-09 04:51 PM   #1 
  - Yeah, why hasn't he worked harder.....??????  robo50   Sep-02-09 11:38 AM   #35 
  - I've seen via DU how cnn handles the "news" with  Cha   Sep-01-09 04:51 PM   #2 
  - Yup...the only good thing on there is Rick Sanchez  Jennicut   Sep-01-09 04:54 PM   #3 
  - It's a wonder they tolerate  Cha   Sep-01-09 04:58 PM   #6 
  - Rick Sanchez is a freaking idiot. n/t  Vattel   Sep-01-09 05:37 PM   #13 
     - Rick Sanchez is the only semi-liberal on there  Jennicut   Sep-01-09 09:00 PM   #29 
  - +1000  Hutzpa   Sep-01-09 04:56 PM   #4 
     - ..  Cha   Sep-01-09 05:00 PM   #8 
  - So I guess that Independents really just stands for stupid people  FrenchieCat   Sep-01-09 04:58 PM   #5 
  - A lot of the "independents" I know around here tend to be somewhat anti-government, until they face  4lbs   Sep-01-09 08:34 PM   #27 
  - They're have a Libertarian streak, but they're really Repukes! n/t  Liberal_Stalwart71   Sep-01-09 09:25 PM   #31 
  - "Independents"....these days ...are  robo50   Sep-02-09 11:40 AM   #36 
  - Unconvinced  fugop   Sep-01-09 04:59 PM   #7 
  - What do they disapprove of, exactly?  treestar   Sep-01-09 05:00 PM   #9 
  - I thought many Indies liked a pragnatic, non-partisan approach  mvd   Sep-01-09 10:30 PM   #32 
     - I hope then that their "disapproval" of the rethugs is off the charts  treestar   Sep-02-09 11:33 AM   #34 
        - Agreed! Obama is doing the things that supposedly appeal to them  mvd   Sep-02-09 05:27 PM   #38 
  - "Independents" today lean more Republican  liberalpragmatist   Sep-01-09 05:03 PM   #10 
  - Those "Independents" are still Republicans at the core.  moondust   Sep-01-09 05:42 PM   #17 
  - I believe they always did. That's what I heard in prior elections, anyway. nt  Honeycombe8   Sep-01-09 08:28 PM   #25 
  - "nine in 10 Democrats approve of the job Obama's doing, up three points from a month ago" Evidently,  ProSense   Sep-01-09 05:14 PM   #11 
  - They will still promote it, some DU'ers will too. n/t  emulatorloo   Sep-01-09 05:38 PM   #15 
  - These are the flakiest voters in the country, they go which ever way the wind is blowing.  Mr. Sparkle   Sep-01-09 05:34 PM   #12 
  - A lot of "Independents" are disgruntled Republicans. And whacked out Libertarian types  emulatorloo   Sep-01-09 05:38 PM   #14 
  - I am leery of these kinds of polls. Whenever I get polled they don't  GreenPartyVoter   Sep-01-09 05:41 PM   #16 
  - Exactly!  hileeopnyn8d   Sep-01-09 06:04 PM   #20 
  - A corporate-owned msm poll... nothing else needs to be said.  kjackson227   Sep-01-09 05:46 PM   #18 
  - But is Gallup corporate-owned?  Becky72   Sep-01-09 05:51 PM   #19 
  - Meh  RememberWellstone   Sep-01-09 06:08 PM   #21 
  - Independent here.  Dappleganger   Sep-01-09 06:54 PM   #22 
  - This is bullshit. How the hell are you going to disapprove of him cutting middle class taxes?  Thrill   Sep-01-09 07:18 PM   #23 
  - not about taxes,it's about him allowing the right to get away with lie after lie  democracy1st   Sep-01-09 11:19 PM   #33 
  - Focus on Big Media, and think aggressively  Doctor_J   Sep-01-09 07:33 PM   #24 
  - I call myself an Independent. Ask me anything!  Honeycombe8   Sep-01-09 08:33 PM   #26 
  - I used to be an independent myself until 2004...Bush pissed me off that much  Jennicut   Sep-01-09 08:42 PM   #28 
  - Those "Independents" are really Libertarians who are too cowardly to admit they're Repukes!  Liberal_Stalwart71   Sep-01-09 09:24 PM   #30 
  - He hasn't been showing any toughness. No one likes a weak President.  Thrill   Sep-02-09 11:58 AM   #37 

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