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  -"Obama could have been a great, popular and heroic president" Better Believe It  Nov-06-09 11:07 AM   #0 
  - Can we see what the rest of his Presidency offers FIRST?  liberal N proud   Nov-06-09 11:09 AM   #1 
  - I'll give you a preview  izquierdista   Nov-06-09 11:15 AM   #13 
  - +1  phantom power   Nov-06-09 11:24 AM   #24 
  - -2  FrenchieCat   Nov-06-09 11:32 AM   #34 
     - en guarde -- +3 !  phantom power   Nov-06-09 11:33 AM   #37 
        - + 1 Magic Negro......  FrenchieCat   Nov-06-09 11:37 AM   #43 
           - a/0 Point, set, match. Your move...  DRoseDARs   Nov-07-09 12:53 AM   #183 
  - The best indicator of future performance is past performance.  tblue   Nov-06-09 11:36 AM   #40 
  - No "boldness" or "fight"? He's a black man who is President of the United States,  NYCGirl   Nov-06-09 11:40 AM   #47 
  - Because he's black, we should lower expectations??? He gets a pass???  tblue   Nov-06-09 12:15 PM   #70 
  - I'm talking about achieving amazingly DIFFICULT THINGS through boldness  NYCGirl   Nov-06-09 12:19 PM   #71 
  - Of course it was. I just want him to fight for US as hard as he fought to get elected.  tblue   Nov-06-09 12:22 PM   #76 
     - Campaigning and governing are two different things. The GOP is great at  NYCGirl   Nov-06-09 12:23 PM   #79 
     - +1 and YES, well said, and TRUE  Dreamer Tatum   Nov-06-09 02:51 PM   #147 
  - Do you expect anything of anyone else, or do you pin your hopes  treestar   Nov-07-09 11:46 AM   #191 
  - I think for him, an act of boldness or several acts of boldness of the kind  Doremus   Nov-06-09 04:40 PM   #171 
  - Your avatar is my favorite on DU.  OneTenthofOnePercent   Nov-06-09 11:43 AM   #51 
  - Thank you! He makes me smile every time I look at him.  tblue   Nov-06-09 12:27 PM   #82 
  - I voted for a president not a martyr. You don't need a different  Fire1   Nov-06-09 11:58 AM   #55 
     - Could be.  tblue   Nov-06-09 12:11 PM   #65 
  - You know shit.  Cha   Nov-06-09 12:11 PM   #66 
  - And I see a lot of it  izquierdista   Nov-06-09 12:41 PM   #93 
  - It must be disconcerting for you and your ilks  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 12:43 PM   #96 
  - Less disconcerting than having Dimbulb Dubya in  izquierdista   Nov-06-09 12:55 PM   #112 
     - Maybe McCain/Palin would have shut down Goldman Sachs,  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 01:14 PM   #122 
        - Blinded  izquierdista   Nov-06-09 01:19 PM   #123 
        - Resorting to vulgarity, I see....  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 01:51 PM   #132 
        - LOL  treestar   Nov-07-09 11:42 AM   #189 
  - +2  GCP   Nov-06-09 03:02 PM   #155 
  - Why wait?  atreides1   Nov-06-09 11:19 AM   #19 
  - We're keeping our powder dry for when we really need it.  Better Believe It   Nov-06-09 11:32 AM   #35 
  - Well, you will just have to wait.....  FrenchieCat   Nov-06-09 11:35 AM   #39 
  - The destructive policies put in place by Reagan/Bush1 AND Clinton befofre W  Armstead   Nov-06-09 12:04 PM   #62 
  - Maybe you would like more of the bu$h years?  liberal N proud   Nov-06-09 12:22 PM   #77 
  - You are who Green was talking about when he said,  ej510   Nov-06-09 12:28 PM   #84 
     - And those who complain about Obama will be responsible for the next  liberal N proud   Nov-06-09 12:38 PM   #88 
        - Obama and the corporacrats will be responsible for that.  ej510   Nov-06-09 12:53 PM   #109 
        - "Centrists" never take personal responsibility for their constant failures.  Dr Fate   Nov-07-09 11:40 AM   #186 
        - True in the sense that- Liberals always get blamed for centrist failures.  Dr Fate   Nov-07-09 11:38 AM   #185 
  - To hell with a "bank." The stimulus should have been much  Fire1   Nov-06-09 12:24 PM   #80 
     - The stimulus would have been much larger and targeted people if  liberal N proud   Nov-06-09 12:39 PM   #91 
        - I totally agree. They bitched about what we DID get. n/t  Fire1   Nov-06-09 12:55 PM   #113 
  - He didn't capitalize on his honeymoon period when the most daring  Peregrine Took   Nov-06-09 11:42 AM   #50 
  - I think he saw what Clinton did with DADT and decided to proceed with extreme caution.  tblue   Nov-06-09 12:26 PM   #81 
  - Yeah, but look at the ones who  Cha   Nov-06-09 12:20 PM   #73 
  - "The ones who always want what they can't have so they bring their whining hate" +10  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:48 PM   #102 
  - No, i will not read the rest of this crap  impik   Nov-06-09 12:52 PM   #107 
  - Those four years went by so fast, I didn't even realize they happened--  TwilightGardener   Nov-06-09 11:09 AM   #2 
  - Am I in Freeperville? nt  jezebel   Nov-06-09 11:09 AM   #3 
  - Yes, you either love everything Obama does or you're a Freeper.  tblue   Nov-06-09 12:19 PM   #72 
  - ok, an adult would realize the OP is a clown who posts 3+ smear pieces a day  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:43 PM   #95 
     - Wiser to stop demonizing the messenger and READ the article. nt  polichick   Nov-06-09 12:46 PM   #101 
        - i read that pile of steaming shit. you can side with one of the most obvious trolls DU has ever had  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:55 PM   #114 
           - I don't pay attention to the poster, but the post. I agree with the points made...  polichick   Nov-06-09 12:56 PM   #115 
  - If it were up to me, anyone on DU who ever again uses the word "freeper" on  salguine   Nov-06-09 01:49 PM   #131 
     - If I had super powers...  BklnDem75   Nov-07-09 12:07 AM   #181 
  - My goodness, ...  uponit7771   Nov-06-09 11:09 AM   #4 
  - "masterful Republican administrations" ?  Gidney N Cloyd   Nov-06-09 11:11 AM   #5 
  - Read the complete article so that you can understand the writers points.  Better Believe It   Nov-06-09 11:18 AM   #17 
  - Wow, his term's over already?  Richardo   Nov-06-09 11:12 AM   #6 
  - Obama has been weak, the repukes and corporacrats have punked him at  ej510   Nov-06-09 11:12 AM   #7 
  - I think that has happened a couple of times. But I think he has a learning curve. nt  Captain Hilts   Nov-06-09 11:25 AM   #26 
  - ROFL you see what you want to see, i'll tell you that.  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:49 PM   #103 
  - once again you choose not to follow posting rules just to lash out at Obama  Aramchek   Nov-06-09 11:12 AM   #8 
  - I know some here believe being critical of the President is hating  ej510   Nov-06-09 11:22 AM   #23 
     - BS. the OP has it out for Obama regardless of what he does  Aramchek   Nov-06-09 11:33 AM   #36 
     - +1  azmouse   Nov-06-09 11:38 AM   #44 
     - His postings are meant to hold Obama accountable.  ej510   Nov-06-09 11:41 AM   #49 
        - ridiculous! Obama doesn't read DU. The posts are flames for those who support Obama here  Aramchek   Nov-06-09 11:45 AM   #52 
        - David Michael Green's credibility as a leftist (a progressive) are not in question here.  Laelth   Nov-06-09 12:01 PM   #57 
        - Bullshit!!!  Baltoman991   Nov-06-09 12:02 PM   #59 
        - i'll celebrate when he gets the well earned 'stone  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:39 PM   #90 
           - +1  Egnever   Nov-07-09 01:56 PM   #195 
        - ROFL  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:44 PM   #97 
     - bullshit. and you're one of the ones who constantly say he sucks.  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:45 PM   #100 
     - how can he "half-ass" legislation written by the legislative branch? apparently you have no inkling  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:50 PM   #104 
  - waaaaaah!  azmouse   Nov-06-09 11:12 AM   #9 
  - LOL!  TwilightGardener   Nov-06-09 11:16 AM   #16 
  - Hahahahahahaha  redqueen   Nov-06-09 11:27 AM   #29 
  - +1  Lord Helmet   Nov-06-09 11:28 AM   #31 
  - Oh geez.. out with the black crepe again..  Peacetrain   Nov-06-09 11:13 AM   #10 
  - To the first 4 posters. Please read the article before you comment on it.  Better Believe It   Nov-06-09 11:13 AM   #11 
  - no one buys your transparent act. jesus christ, you really think you fool anyone here?  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:51 PM   #106 
  - Scary true and surprisingly hilarious: WTFU Obama and push a robust Public Option!  ShortnFiery   Nov-06-09 11:14 AM   #12 
  - Yeah, that's why a recent poll showed 40% think he's "too liberal"  Hello_Kitty   Nov-06-09 11:15 AM   #14 
  - That's because, as the writer pointed out, Obama has allowed himself to be defined by Republicans!  Better Believe It   Nov-06-09 11:21 AM   #21 
     - The final 3 paragraphs are good warning.  phantom power   Nov-06-09 11:26 AM   #27 
  - "successful American presidents were the ones who brought a vision to the table, and fought for it"  phantom power   Nov-06-09 11:15 AM   #15 
  - Read the whole article and this Green is an idiot  livetohike   Nov-06-09 11:18 AM   #18 
  - It's a warning ...  earthside   Nov-06-09 11:27 AM   #30 
  - So you think all of us DU'ers were a bunch of idiots in 2001?  Better Believe It   Nov-06-09 11:29 AM   #32 
     - "So those who called George W. Bush names early in his Presidency are also idiots according to you."  redqueen   Nov-06-09 11:37 AM   #41 
     - what was your username in 2001? did it get tombstoned??  Aramchek   Nov-06-09 11:48 AM   #53 
     - +1 Good point. n/t  Laelth   Nov-06-09 12:02 PM   #58 
     - Hahahahaha...  redqueen   Nov-06-09 12:22 PM   #78 
        - Glad you like the sig. line.  Laelth   Nov-06-09 12:34 PM   #85 
           - I don't.  redqueen   Nov-06-09 12:39 PM   #89 
              - I am not your enemy, redqueen.  Laelth   Nov-06-09 12:45 PM   #99 
                 - I don't consider people I disagree with to be 'enemies'.  redqueen   Nov-06-09 12:51 PM   #105 
                    - YES YOU DO!  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 02:58 PM   #152 
                       - LOL... no I don't!  redqueen   Nov-06-09 03:12 PM   #157 
                          - a truce...  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 03:21 PM   #159 
                             - You offer a glitter thingy as a truce?  redqueen   Nov-06-09 03:29 PM   #163 
                                - ok there you go  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 03:33 PM   #164 
                                   - I like that second one...  redqueen   Nov-06-09 03:43 PM   #167 
                                      - wooooooopeeee  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 04:40 PM   #170 
     - well, you sure are now, so you probably were then.  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:41 PM   #92 
  - "In 2010 and again in 2012, they will be smashed by angry voters demanding that something be done"  phantom power   Nov-06-09 11:20 AM   #20 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-06-09 11:22 AM   #22 
  - ...  redqueen   Nov-06-09 11:38 AM   #45 
  - I don't buy into this. Not so early. FDR was the Master and not a fair standard.  Captain Hilts   Nov-06-09 11:25 AM   #25 
  - I miss the passion he had when he was the  Autumn   Nov-06-09 11:26 AM   #28 
  - Now that I can agree with a lttle bit.  azmouse   Nov-06-09 11:37 AM   #42 
  - That show was amazing.  Autumn   Nov-06-09 11:40 AM   #48 
  - His health care speech in congress was  impik   Nov-06-09 05:46 PM   #176 
  - Campaigning is not the same as governing.  Beacool   Nov-06-09 11:53 AM   #54 
  - Right, there is a big difference,  Autumn   Nov-06-09 12:00 PM   #56 
     - Yes, she would have and she should have!!  Beacool   Nov-06-09 12:04 PM   #61 
  - Simple  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 01:56 PM   #134 
     - Thanks for your concern,  Autumn   Nov-06-09 02:15 PM   #139 
        - You may not  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 02:26 PM   #141 
           - What!! You mean to tell me that there are people  Autumn   Nov-06-09 02:36 PM   #143 
              - C'mon sweetheart  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 02:51 PM   #148 
                 - You know sweetheart , I have NEVER seen anyone  Autumn   Nov-06-09 03:01 PM   #154 
                    - You probably haven't  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 03:08 PM   #156 
                       - I'm doing a DU site search, but haven't found  Autumn   Nov-06-09 03:34 PM   #165 
                          - Keep looking  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 03:38 PM   #166 
                             - No, but with that phrase your name comes up  Autumn   Nov-06-09 03:44 PM   #168 
                                - blah... blah... blah...  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 04:42 PM   #172 
  - Agree 99%. He could grow into those shoes, but he'd better hurry.  tblue   Nov-06-09 11:31 AM   #33 
  - .  Blue-Jay   Nov-06-09 11:35 AM   #38 
  - WHAT DID YOU DO TO KERRY'S HEAD?!?  AspenRose   Nov-06-09 04:05 PM   #169 
  - "we have instead Mr. Rogers pet gerbil."  Beacool   Nov-06-09 11:38 AM   #46 
  - That was funny,  Autumn   Nov-06-09 12:03 PM   #60 
  - I liked him too and also Shari Lewis.  Beacool   Nov-06-09 12:08 PM   #64 
     - My God yes , I had  Autumn   Nov-06-09 12:13 PM   #68 
  - Kinda mean, but it did make me smile. I sure got the point. nt  polichick   Nov-06-09 12:53 PM   #110 
     - Me too!!!  Beacool   Nov-06-09 01:53 PM   #133 
        - Of course YOU'D find the humor in it  CakeGrrl   Nov-06-09 06:19 PM   #177 
  - +1 David Michael Green is right, as usual.  Laelth   Nov-06-09 12:06 PM   #63 
  - Another stupid fail push article from  Cha   Nov-06-09 12:12 PM   #67 
  - Counterpunch is about as tiresome as they come. I am so sick of the overheated rhetoric  emulatorloo   Nov-06-09 12:14 PM   #69 
  - What is tiresome is the refusal to acknowledge the basic truths...Therefore....  Armstead   Nov-06-09 12:28 PM   #83 
  - Hyperbole doesn't help anybody's argument, whether it be Counterpunch or Michelle Malkin  emulatorloo   Nov-06-09 12:58 PM   #117 
  - This article is hyperbolie...But "rational" attempts at discussion get ignored  Armstead   Nov-06-09 02:54 PM   #150 
  - the article basically calls obama a clueless fool, a dismal failure. if this is your "basic truth",  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:59 PM   #118 
     - It is basically the same things that Limbaugh and his ilk say.  emulatorloo   Nov-06-09 01:04 PM   #120 
     - No it is saying he has potential for greatness, but is squandering it  Armstead   Nov-06-09 02:55 PM   #151 
  - counterpunch lost me with an article on how terrible al gore is. they're a bunch of fools.  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:58 PM   #116 
  - SO FAR  branders seine   Nov-06-09 12:20 PM   #74 
  - I think that way too - "SO FAR." There's time to turn it around if he wants to. nt  polichick   Nov-06-09 01:14 PM   #121 
     - Is what he "wants" even relevant the way things actually work.  branders seine   Nov-07-09 11:32 AM   #184 
  - REC I share the disappointment -- but he still has time. Cockeyed optimist. /nt  philly_bob   Nov-06-09 12:22 PM   #75 
  - kick  xchrom   Nov-06-09 12:36 PM   #86 
  - you never fail to sink to new flamebait lows.  dionysus   Nov-06-09 12:38 PM   #87 
  - It's allowed so why would he stop? My 6 yr old nephew knows how  firedupdem   Nov-06-09 12:54 PM   #111 
  - This is exactly how I see it and I hope and pray that the president soon understands...  polichick   Nov-06-09 12:42 PM   #94 
  - What this guy doesn't get is that Obama isn't interested in being like those before him...  SKKY   Nov-06-09 12:45 PM   #98 
  - There is no bipartisanship, only Dems caving to Republicans. nt  polichick   Nov-06-09 12:52 PM   #108 
     - THANK YOU!  ej510   Nov-06-09 01:01 PM   #119 
     - Well, what is your definition of bipartisanship then?  SKKY   Nov-06-09 01:20 PM   #124 
     - The point is, ONLY the Dems are compromising. Republicans are standing fast...  polichick   Nov-06-09 01:24 PM   #125 
     - No, we are watering down our bills for other Dems.  Jennicut   Nov-06-09 01:35 PM   #127 
     - We don't need to water them down for Dems - polls show people in...  polichick   Nov-06-09 01:44 PM   #129 
        - You think they care about the people in their districts/states? Joe Lieberman cares about me?  Jennicut   Nov-06-09 01:48 PM   #130 
           - Like I said, those whoring for the industry should be called out by ALL of our leaders. nt  polichick   Nov-06-09 02:08 PM   #138 
     - I was going to make the point that about the blue dogs and moderates..  SKKY   Nov-06-09 03:00 PM   #153 
        - I addressed that in #129  polichick   Nov-06-09 03:14 PM   #158 
     - Compromising with repukes even though they vote against every bill!  ej510   Nov-06-09 02:05 PM   #137 
     - I heartily recommend your  Autumn   Nov-06-09 03:21 PM   #160 
  - "This guy is fast wearing out his welcome"  Jennicut   Nov-06-09 01:28 PM   #126 
  - left wing tea baggers. and you wonder why republicans can win elections.  dionysus   Nov-06-09 01:35 PM   #128 
  - What I really love is that he uses Lincoln as an example of a decisive president  SemiCharmedQuark   Nov-06-09 01:59 PM   #135 
     - Well yeah, Lincoln fought to keep the Union together!  Jennicut   Nov-06-09 02:27 PM   #142 
  - Green is verbose, as usual  depakid   Nov-06-09 01:59 PM   #136 
  - Counterpunch is against Dems. The writer of the article calls Obama derogatory names  jenmito   Nov-06-09 02:25 PM   #140 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-06-09 02:36 PM   #144 
     - Really? Who would YOU have liked to see in the WH?  jenmito   Nov-06-09 02:48 PM   #146 
  - This is an attempt to tie Obama with Carter  Hutzpa   Nov-06-09 02:45 PM   #145 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Nov-06-09 02:52 PM   #149 
  - What's wrong with being tied to Carter?  marshall   Nov-06-09 03:23 PM   #161 
     - Clinton doesn't think so.  redqueen   Nov-06-09 03:27 PM   #162 
     - That chumminess makes me like Clinton much less...  polichick   Nov-06-09 05:27 PM   #175 
     - That's the truth! nt  polichick   Nov-06-09 05:26 PM   #174 
  - Blah, Blah, Blah.  impik   Nov-06-09 05:05 PM   #173 
  - I suggest that the author file his name to run for President. Until then he can kiss my ass.  ncteechur   Nov-06-09 06:22 PM   #178 
  - Yawn. Bash. Yawn. Fail. n/t  CakeGrrl   Nov-06-09 06:23 PM   #179 
  - Paul Krugman: President Obama's actual actions on the economy were cautious rather than bold  Better Believe It   Nov-06-09 10:47 PM   #180 
  - More betrayal! More crap articles! It must be  BklnDem75   Nov-07-09 12:22 AM   #182 
  - David Michael Green could have been a great President  treestar   Nov-07-09 11:40 AM   #187 
  - Perhaps President Obama should have hired him rather than Wall Street servants or  Better Believe It   Nov-07-09 01:39 PM   #193 
  - he has not been a leader, except while ensuring that  branders seine   Nov-07-09 11:42 AM   #188 
  - Welcome to DU...  YvonneCa   Nov-07-09 02:53 PM   #196 
  - Better Believe it could have been a great popular and heroic poster  treestar   Nov-07-09 11:43 AM   #190 
  - More Daily Hate because Obama isn't a Socialist.  Ikonoklast   Nov-07-09 11:50 AM   #192 
  - SSDD  BlueIdaho   Nov-07-09 01:50 PM   #194 
     - And how do you think this anti-womens rights alleged healthcare bill will help President Obama?  Better Believe It   Nov-08-09 08:59 AM   #197 
 

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