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7. For ones who will say stop bashing Kerry this is NOT bashing.
Calling Kerry out to get involved is similar to when you were a kid asking if Johnny can come out to play. It is not bashing.

I'm beginning to become suspicious of posters here who are calling this bashing and to give it a rest. I gave it rest and now that we are in what seems to be the ninth inning I can't rest any longer.

We can separate the ones who are actually bashing Kerry from the ones who are calling Kerry. The people who are actually bashing Kerry are the ones who are screaming at Kerry, because (as in past tense) he did not get involved in the recount.

I don't want this election to be remembered as "the recount efforts went to third party candidates" as Kerry was no where to be involved. When are the ones saying give Kerry a rest going to stop resting? When the ball game is over?


The presidential election was pretty much run on "anyone but shrub". Yet we all know without Kerry we would never have gotten this far or this close in the election. Yes - it is bigger than Kerry. But it is not being taken seriously because it is being done by a third party.



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  -We need John Kerry to be straight with us, and now. joeunderdog  Dec-18-04 11:55 AM   #0 
  - As in: "Shit or get off the pot"?  troubleinwinter   Dec-18-04 12:00 PM   #1 
  - SEND HIM THIS...  OKthatsIT   Dec-18-04 02:49 PM   #22 
     - Correction  ConstitutionGuy   Dec-18-04 10:27 PM   #41 
        - where did you see anyone say differently?  Faye   Dec-18-04 10:31 PM   #42 
           - I Spoke Prematurely  ConstitutionGuy   Dec-18-04 10:51 PM   #44 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-18-04 12:04 PM   #2 
  - And sometimes we all need a little leadership!  zann725   Dec-18-04 12:16 PM   #3 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-18-04 12:22 PM   #5 
  - For you, perhaps.  hippiechick   Dec-18-04 02:08 PM   #16 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-18-04 03:41 PM   #30 
  - yep, I agree with you IAR...  KaliTracy   Dec-18-04 02:18 PM   #17 
  - Kerry's got to step up to the plate  kalidas   Dec-18-04 04:32 PM   #35 
  - we have waited over four years for the democrats to speak up  seabeyond   Dec-18-04 01:51 PM   #13 
  - Blind faith? next time we should do prayers INSTEAD of elections then  robbedvoter   Dec-18-04 03:03 PM   #25 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-18-04 03:43 PM   #31 
  - why not focus on the leader we do have?  Cocoa   Dec-18-04 12:16 PM   #4 
  - Why does everyone keep leaving out Cobb?  Carolab   Dec-18-04 02:58 PM   #24 
  - I'd like him to come out and be clear too  Faye   Dec-18-04 12:25 PM   #6 
  - For ones who will say stop bashing Kerry this is NOT bashing.  mdb   Dec-18-04 12:33 PM   #7 
  - i agree with you  Faye   Dec-18-04 12:39 PM   #8 
     - Thanks.  mdb   Dec-18-04 12:50 PM   #9 
  - I think this post sums it up quite well  seito   Dec-18-04 12:51 PM   #10 
  - I don't have a problem with Kerry keeping a public distance from this  Skip Intro   Dec-18-04 12:52 PM   #11 
  - see, this is the exact kind of discussion we need.  Faye   Dec-18-04 01:00 PM   #12 
  - i have no desire ot attack either, i like kerry  seabeyond   Dec-18-04 01:55 PM   #14 
  - John Kerry is done with Election 2004  Imajika   Dec-18-04 01:56 PM   #15 
  - Excellent points. If you take JK quite literally, he's done.  joeunderdog   Dec-18-04 03:11 PM   #27 
  - you're absolute correct . . .  OneBlueSky   Dec-18-04 11:11 PM   #45 
  - this is not helpful  m berst   Dec-19-04 12:22 AM   #46 
  - If Kerry wasn't active behind the scenes - wouldn't he be more public....  VTGold   Dec-18-04 02:22 PM   #18 
  - Kerry can't lose by standing up. His alternative is a bleak 2008.  lthuedk   Dec-18-04 02:26 PM   #19 
  - Can't arue with that  kalidas   Dec-18-04 07:58 PM   #39 
  - Oh you bet  sandnsea   Dec-18-04 02:27 PM   #20 
  - an inspiring blog  SueZhope   Dec-18-04 02:45 PM   #21 
  - I tell you what he'd accomplish: all his voters who think we lost  robbedvoter   Dec-18-04 03:07 PM   #26 
  - Joe rocks. n/t  sfexpat2000   Dec-18-04 04:36 PM   #36 
  - YES! Speak up, Senator Kerry.  Firespirit   Dec-18-04 02:50 PM   #23 
  - For those who think they have to interpret his word  LittleClarkie   Dec-18-04 03:30 PM   #28 
  - That's good, but he is going to have to do more to convince us..........  politicasista   Dec-18-04 03:32 PM   #29 
  - He doesn't have to spend time convincing  LittleClarkie   Dec-18-04 03:45 PM   #32 
  - There is no way he would go back on his word, IMO  eowyn_of_rohan   Dec-19-04 09:30 AM   #51 
  - John Kerry  halley   Dec-18-04 03:51 PM   #33 
  - John Kerry is thinking about John Kerry and nothing else  burn the bush   Dec-18-04 04:04 PM   #34 
  - on the nail buddy!  lip-sink   Dec-18-04 05:07 PM   #37 
  - thank you  malatesta1137   Dec-19-04 10:26 AM   #52 
  - More on Kerry's motives....  Firespirit   Dec-18-04 06:07 PM   #38 
  - Kerry is being straight  Freddie Stubbs   Dec-18-04 10:05 PM   #40 
  - Kerrymay not think it was hacked  emcguffie   Dec-18-04 10:45 PM   #43 
  - If Kerry does not come out and help us w/ this problem, It is over for me  GetTheRightVote   Dec-19-04 12:36 AM   #47 
  - I share your concerns- their lack of concern is deeply frustrating.  KaryninMiami   Dec-19-04 01:04 AM   #48 
  - IS IT a CONTROLLED PLOT?  emcguffie   Dec-20-04 10:14 AM   #54 
  - If you don't question JK's word, then you have to ? his reasoning.  joeunderdog   Dec-19-04 09:13 AM   #50 
     - and DOnna Brazile  emcguffie   Dec-20-04 06:36 PM   #55 
  - Jan 6 will come and go  malatesta1137   Dec-19-04 01:12 AM   #49 
  - He seems to be....what's the word......waffling. (recount states we won)  The Straight Story   Dec-19-04 11:03 AM   #53 
 

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