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ginnyinWI Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-23-06 11:51 PM
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17. The way I look at it :
He's a very skilled speaker who can reach all levels of people at the same time. He includes the simple, sound-bitey stuff as well as longer sentences with more complex arguments and points. There is plenty of simple, patriotic language that is understood by virtually all Americans. Even if some don't understand every part of it, they can tell by listening that this is a smart man who is sincere and capable of leading. In fact, even with the sound turned off you can see the sincerity--in his expressions and gestures.

I would venture to say that anyone would understand and trust Kerry if they were seeing him for the first time and had no other information to bias them. And that is exactly why the other side had to poison people's minds against him with all of those smears.
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  -Who is too elitist: Kerry or the people who think his speech is too Mass  Apr-23-06 05:58 PM   #0 
  - Great observation and one I've had many times before  WildEyedLiberal   Apr-23-06 06:04 PM   #1 
  - yup, nothin out here in the fly-over states,  ginnyinWI   Apr-23-06 11:31 PM   #15 
     - We're just hayseeds, Ginny  WildEyedLiberal   Apr-24-06 12:04 AM   #18 
  - This is relevant  ProSense   Apr-23-06 06:08 PM   #2 
  - Give me a break!  pirhana   Apr-23-06 06:09 PM   #3 
  - I absolutely HATE when bush* talks to people  globalvillage   Apr-23-06 06:18 PM   #4 
  - Agree  fedupinBushcountry   Apr-23-06 06:40 PM   #8 
  - "I'm the decider!"  ginnyinWI   Apr-23-06 11:37 PM   #16 
     - One of the AAR stations shows took "I am the decider"  karynnj   Apr-24-06 07:46 AM   #19 
        - yeah I heard that! priceless. n/t  ginnyinWI   Apr-24-06 02:06 PM   #21 
  - I'm going to listen to intellectual speeches. . .  Dr Ron   Apr-23-06 06:18 PM   #5 
  - >>>>>>  YvonneCa   Apr-23-06 06:34 PM   #7 
  - What gets me is that it'salmost like supporters of other Democrats  karynnj   Apr-23-06 06:31 PM   #6 
  - The way I look at it :  ginnyinWI   Apr-23-06 11:51 PM   #17 
  - I want my President to be an intellectual...  YvonneCa   Apr-23-06 06:51 PM   #9 
  - Excellent point Mass.  Island Blue   Apr-23-06 07:04 PM   #10 
  - Love Kerry. Also I love his speeches. All of them. Every damned word.  Old Crusoe   Apr-23-06 07:27 PM   #11 
  - Improve your mind, elect Kerry - Could be our slogan  karynnj   Apr-23-06 08:25 PM   #12 
  - "clueless snarkgoblins like Geoge W. Bush"  WildEyedLiberal   Apr-23-06 08:53 PM   #13 
  - I love this line...  kerrygoddess   Apr-23-06 10:33 PM   #14 
  - A question  ProSense   Apr-24-06 07:59 AM   #20 
  - I don't find him hard to understand...I find him New England-ish...which  zann725   Apr-24-06 03:12 PM   #22 
 

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