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TheKentuckian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-07-09 04:30 PM
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18. He didn't respond as you suggest but he certainly didn't get bullied
He stood up and gave no ground. In my book that's about the opposite of being bullied. Winning the fight doesn't mean you didn't stand up.
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  -Max Blumenthal just ate Morning Joe for Breakfast wowimthere  Oct-07-09 11:10 AM   #0 
  - I caught that this morning, and I really thought Blumenthal could've done better.  SteppingRazor   Oct-07-09 11:12 AM   #1 
  - I agree that he might have done better,  elleng   Oct-07-09 11:19 AM   #2 
  - Certainly true that Joe didn't give him time to respond...  SteppingRazor   Oct-07-09 11:26 AM   #4 
  - Another problem was that he hadn't read the NY Times story that Joe referenced, about the  CTyankee   Oct-07-09 11:37 AM   #6 
  - For Those of Us in the Western States  otohara   Oct-07-09 11:20 AM   #3 
  - Here's the Huff Post story and video of the conversation on MJ.  CTyankee   Oct-07-09 11:54 AM   #8 
     - They Keep Trying to Justify Because of Bush  otohara   Oct-07-09 02:11 PM   #15 
        - They're always trying to justify something  Cha   Oct-07-09 04:35 PM   #19 
  - The problem is that Blumenthal let Joe bully him. When Joe starts doing this  CTyankee   Oct-07-09 11:32 AM   #5 
  - You a shrink? I'll use this....it's pretty good  uponit7771   Oct-07-09 12:02 PM   #9 
  - Naw, I've just lived long enough to know how to handle a bully.  CTyankee   Oct-07-09 01:17 PM   #14 
  - He didn't respond as you suggest but he certainly didn't get bullied  TheKentuckian   Oct-07-09 04:30 PM   #18 
  - I saw it this way... Blumenthal is rather reserved but his points were salient  wowimthere   Oct-07-09 11:39 AM   #7 
  - Blumenthal is on the correct side in the argument, but he came off looking like an ass...  scheming daemons   Oct-07-09 12:07 PM   #10 
  - My thought exactly. Max came of looking silly and sounding annoying.  xultar   Oct-07-09 04:51 PM   #21 
  - Blumenthal should've tied MAINSTREAM reThugs to the extreme rights. Apologizing to Limbaugh  uponit7771   Oct-07-09 12:15 PM   #11 
  - I though Scarborough came off looking BAAAAAD -- condescending and pompous just for starters.  Zen Democrat   Oct-07-09 12:42 PM   #12 
  - It was good. Max kept his cool. Nothing irritates Schmoe more than that! nt  valerief   Oct-07-09 12:57 PM   #13 
  - Does anyone have a video?! n/t  vaberella   Oct-07-09 03:07 PM   #16 
  - See my post #8 with the link to the HuffPost story and video!  CTyankee   Oct-07-09 03:32 PM   #17 
     - Thank you for the link and I just saw the vid.  vaberella   Oct-07-09 04:45 PM   #20 
        - I just felt Blumenthal was weak on the NY Times story where he should have been strong.  CTyankee   Oct-07-09 07:04 PM   #23 
  - We need more truth telling like this. Take no prisoners.  Doremus   Oct-07-09 04:58 PM   #22 
  - What truth telling? They did the same thing from each corner. n/t  vaberella   Oct-08-09 02:13 AM   #25 
  - I couldn't stand when Joe tried to dismiss or minimize Max's points by  jenmito   Oct-07-09 07:12 PM   #24 
  - Yes,he sure gave it to Bush2  butterfly77   Oct-08-09 05:28 PM   #26 
  - K&R!!!  butterfly77   Oct-08-09 05:29 PM   #27 
 

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