You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #8: it's just weird [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » DU Groups » Democrats » John Kerry Group Donate to DU
JI7 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-07-06 11:47 PM
Response to Reply #7
8. it's just weird
the media likes to talk about what a joke it is at the thought of Kerry running for President.

but when discussing serious issues from foreign policy to economics, and i mean real discussion with details, they talk to him.

i was just thinking at the weirdness of it. isn't this the type of discussion they should be having with those who think are major Presidential contenders, not the guy they consider to be a joke.

i like it when people know things and can really discuss them. i mean have actual conversations about it. not throw out some emptly one liners. to give credit, Bill Clinton is also able to do this and it's what has always impressed me about Clinton rather than the superficial stuff.

and it also got me thinking that it would be a good thing if people got to see Kerry like this more. there is no way they could view him as some kind of a joke. at the worst they will think he is lacking in joke telling . but they most likely would see him as a guy who gets the issues, knows what he is talking about and can fix the problems.

Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 

Home » Discuss » DU Groups » Democrats » John Kerry Group Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC