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51. Dear Bill Maher,
Grab a mop and get to work.


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  -Is This as Good as It Gets From Obama? by Bill Maher Better Believe It  Nov-03-09 01:46 PM   #0 
  - Bill Maher is a comedian. Nothing more.  Dr Robert   Nov-03-09 01:47 PM   #1 
  - And a sexist, egotistical jerk but hey, that is only my opinion.  Jennicut   Nov-03-09 01:49 PM   #2 
  - And if he had written a glowing poem to Obamas's greatness would he still be a jerk?  Armstead   Nov-03-09 03:33 PM   #41 
     - No. He would be a genius in that case. n/t  QC   Nov-03-09 03:41 PM   #42 
     - He was a jerk long before Obama came along. n/t  Window   Nov-03-09 05:43 PM   #60 
     - Yes, but he would not have  question everything   Nov-04-09 06:54 PM   #83 
  - that's what I said about Wanda Sykes when she bitched  jonnyblitz   Nov-03-09 01:50 PM   #3 
  - I can't stand Wanda Sykes either. I don't think she is very funny.  Jennicut   Nov-03-09 02:04 PM   #10 
  - Except when he says something we agree with, then he's a pundit again.  timeforpeace   Nov-03-09 01:55 PM   #7 
  - Sometimes I agree with people and  Cha   Nov-03-09 02:06 PM   #13 
  - That's when we rec threads about him  IndianaGreen   Nov-03-09 03:01 PM   #39 
     - not you, of course  Dr Robert   Nov-03-09 04:26 PM   #52 
  - Like Jon Stewart! I like them both Doctor Bob!  Better Believe It   Nov-03-09 01:58 PM   #8 
  - what would you know about being on target?  Dr Robert   Nov-03-09 02:14 PM   #17 
     - ZING!! I think I'm starting to like you  Number23   Nov-03-09 05:39 PM   #59 
  - He's a Libertarian too  tridim   Nov-03-09 02:05 PM   #12 
  - And a bad writer.  spoony   Nov-03-09 03:59 PM   #47 
  - Fuck you, bill this as  Cha   Nov-03-09 01:50 PM   #4 
  - It's a legitimate question, and Maher answers it a number of times  NYCGirl   Nov-03-09 01:54 PM   #5 
  - He's a real pain in the ass, always has been to me....n/t  monmouth   Nov-03-09 01:55 PM   #6 
  - He complained but gave him the benefit of the doubt. Translation he wants to hold Obama accountable.  ej510   Nov-03-09 02:05 PM   #11 
     - Ironically Obama has stated that he wants us to hold him accountable..  tridim   Nov-03-09 02:08 PM   #15 
        - actually, many on DU don't want to hold him accountable either  villager   Nov-03-09 02:31 PM   #26 
        - Well Bill is holding him accountable  GCP   Nov-03-09 05:22 PM   #57 
  - Is this as good as it gets from Maher? Sad that he doesn't choose to recognize all the good  jenmito   Nov-03-09 02:03 PM   #9 
  - I love how the usual suspects come out of the woodwork to insult Maher on this  Zodiak   Nov-03-09 02:07 PM   #14 
  - he has no points. he admits he doesn't know what Obama knows. he should have stopped right there.  Dr Robert   Nov-03-09 02:15 PM   #18 
  - Thank you for clarifying  Cha   Nov-03-09 02:22 PM   #22 
  - Well for one thing, he wants him to be Roosevelt. Obama did not win  Jennicut   Nov-03-09 02:23 PM   #23 
  - How could Clinton have a bigger mandate in 96?  Zodiak   Nov-04-09 02:07 PM   #76 
     - Actually, the Team of Rivals refers to LINCOLN'S cabinet, not FDR's.  SemiCharmedQuark   Nov-04-09 04:49 PM   #81 
        - You may be right about that. n/t  Zodiak   Nov-05-09 11:39 AM   #88 
  - I love how people trust the judgment of an AIDS denialist on anything.  SemiCharmedQuark   Nov-03-09 04:04 PM   #50 
     - Most everyone has irrational beliefs  Zodiak   Nov-04-09 02:11 PM   #77 
        - This isn't an issue where reasonable people can disagree.  SemiCharmedQuark   Nov-04-09 04:09 PM   #78 
           - Depends on whose disinformation he gets hold of  Zodiak   Nov-04-09 04:22 PM   #79 
              - He has had guests on to confront him and he has been called out on these issues.  SemiCharmedQuark   Nov-04-09 04:47 PM   #80 
                 - I still fail to see how these things negate his criticism of Obama  Zodiak   Nov-05-09 06:40 AM   #84 
                    - It isn't just dogmatism. It is anti-intellectualism.  SemiCharmedQuark   Nov-05-09 11:10 AM   #85 
                       - self=delete...dupe n/t  Zodiak   Nov-05-09 11:36 AM   #86 
                       - I do not see that as anti-intellectual  Zodiak   Nov-05-09 11:38 AM   #87 
                          - The anti-intellectual champions policy free of academic thought  SemiCharmedQuark   Nov-05-09 11:53 AM   #89 
                             - True  Zodiak   Nov-05-09 04:48 PM   #90 
  - Ah, the unreccing crew, for whom "change"now means not daring to question anything the White House  villager   Nov-03-09 02:10 PM   #16 
  - That's their job. That's what some of them get paid for. Low level WH staffers and DLC'ers ....  Better Believe It   Nov-03-09 02:18 PM   #20 
     - If believing that makes you feel better, go ahead and believe it. But it's not true. Maher  jenmito   Nov-03-09 02:26 PM   #24 
     - I do believe that a few here are staffers, but most of aren't. Some are just lowly wannabe's  Better Believe It   Nov-03-09 09:17 PM   #62 
        - OK, then I believe a few here are on the GOP payroll.  jenmito   Nov-03-09 10:00 PM   #68 
           - I don't think so. Right-wing Republicans are quickly banned from DU as they should be.  Better Believe It   Nov-04-09 11:07 AM   #72 
              - You're right. They're on the Socialists' payroll, not liking anything Obama does.  jenmito   Nov-04-09 11:53 AM   #74 
                 - :) Socialists don't have a payroll unlike the GOP and Democratic Party  Better Believe It   Nov-04-09 12:46 PM   #75 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-03-09 02:54 PM   #35 
  - Anti-vaccination ignoramus  Canuckistanian   Nov-03-09 02:18 PM   #19 
  - Maher's too religious for ya? I disagree with him on some matters.  Better Believe It   Nov-03-09 02:21 PM   #21 
  - If Obama does something I don't approve of then I would critcize him on it.  Jennicut   Nov-03-09 02:53 PM   #34 
  - Maher isn't to the left of Obama  spoony   Nov-03-09 04:02 PM   #49 
  - Denying a centuries-old proven treatment aginst disease....  Canuckistanian   Nov-03-09 05:16 PM   #56 
  - Exactly right - his position on vaccines is as credible as a creationist on evolution  grantcart   Nov-03-09 03:32 PM   #40 
  - Like I care what Maher thinks. n/t  Fire1   Nov-03-09 02:28 PM   #25 
  - I suspect there are many who voted for Obama in 2008  win_in_06   Nov-03-09 02:42 PM   #27 
  - Yes. There is a lot of overlap. With good reason.  Tutankhamun   Nov-03-09 03:00 PM   #38 
  - He has a big audience. You don't. And people need to hear what he and his many progressive  Better Believe It   Nov-03-09 02:43 PM   #28 
  - Thanks but no thanks. I have a mind of my own. n/t  Fire1   Nov-03-09 02:53 PM   #33 
  - So does Maher. And on most issues he's on target and far to the left of President Obama  Better Believe It   Nov-04-09 06:49 PM   #82 
  - you have a tiny audience, yet scream through the largest megaphone on DU  Dr Robert   Nov-03-09 04:28 PM   #53 
     - you're quite the raging asshole there, sparky. nt  jonnyblitz   Nov-03-09 04:32 PM   #54 
        - you cannot deny the truth of my assertion.  Dr Robert   Nov-03-09 04:38 PM   #55 
  - Enough to reply to this thread, apparently.  Lilith Velkor   Nov-03-09 02:44 PM   #29 
     - Only to "voice" my disagreement. n/t  Fire1   Nov-03-09 02:54 PM   #36 
  - Mahers constent non prespective and hyperbole takes away from his credibility on Obama  uponit7771   Nov-03-09 02:49 PM   #30 
  - fuck you, Maher. You're a libertarian. No one listens to you except to laugh  PretzelWarrior   Nov-03-09 02:50 PM   #31 
  - As usual, Bill Maher is spot on.  Tutankhamun   Nov-03-09 02:52 PM   #32 
  - To some not all. n/t  Fire1   Nov-03-09 02:57 PM   #37 
  - Says the man who dated Ann Coulter. Yeah, I trust his judgment. nt  ClarkUSA   Nov-03-09 03:45 PM   #43 
  - Do you like Keith Olbermann?  NYCGirl   Nov-03-09 03:53 PM   #44 
     - I don't watch his show, either. nt  ClarkUSA   Nov-03-09 04:00 PM   #48 
  - Wonder if he writes these himself?  gmoney   Nov-03-09 03:54 PM   #45 
  - Hard to disagree.  MrSlayer   Nov-03-09 03:56 PM   #46 
  - Dear Bill Maher,  Writer   Nov-03-09 04:08 PM   #51 
  - So vote for someone else in 2012  impik   Nov-03-09 05:29 PM   #58 
  - bill maher is a Big Fat Whiner..and he's got a lot  Cha   Nov-03-09 09:51 PM   #65 
  - He threw it on the GROUND!  Writer   Nov-03-09 05:51 PM   #61 
  - ROFL! I love that video. My son sings that all the time. lol  msallied   Nov-04-09 11:32 AM   #73 
  - Go Bill!!! YOU ROCK!!!  earth mom   Nov-03-09 09:49 PM   #63 
  - +1 Again, bravely speaking TRUTH to POWER.  ShortnFiery   Nov-03-09 09:51 PM   #64 
     - Same back at ya!  earth mom   Nov-03-09 09:55 PM   #66 
  - Gee, I wonder what Emo Phillips thinks about Obama?  Ikonoklast   Nov-03-09 09:56 PM   #67 
     - He's too lazy to actually investigate what President Obama  Cha   Nov-03-09 10:03 PM   #69 
        - Bill Maher is not much of a political analyst.  Ikonoklast   Nov-03-09 10:07 PM   #70 
           - Yeah, the hate is the same..  Cha   Nov-03-09 10:12 PM   #71 

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