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Lady Effingbroke Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-30-06 06:25 AM
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68. Wow! Thanks so much for the wonderful charts and links - bookmarked!
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  -My family is part of the 29%. Lady Effingbroke  May-29-06 07:53 PM   #0 
  - You are doing the right thing.  cdb   May-29-06 07:56 PM   #1 
  - Thanks for your reply.  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 08:01 PM   #10 
  - I disagree; start yelling at them.  dave123williams   May-30-06 02:15 PM   #126 
     - The line I use that always shuts up any right wingers.....  Jack from Charlotte   May-30-06 04:42 PM   #127 
  - My only advice is to laugh  TallahasseeGrannie   May-29-06 07:56 PM   #2 
  - It's very ugly, TG, and it tears me up inside.  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 08:05 PM   #11 
  - Since they seem to want to hear what you have to say  Mz Pip   May-29-06 07:58 PM   #3 
  - What do your other family members think?  Conker   May-29-06 07:58 PM   #4 
  - My only other family member in town is my 93 year old granfdather  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 08:12 PM   # 
     - Better than  zidzi   May-29-06 08:44 PM   #33 
     - Yeah, my folks apportion some blame to the Almighty Clenis (of course!)  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 08:49 PM   #35 
        - You're most Welcome and  zidzi   May-30-06 07:26 AM   #75 
     - It sounds like your family was manufactured by Fox News. (n/t)  mwb970   May-30-06 05:40 AM   #64 
     - Sorry to say it but Joe Sr did make his  nadinbrzezinski   May-30-06 06:28 AM   #69 
     - Yes, I realize that bootlegging is one of the ways that Joe Sr. made his  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 07:55 AM   #82 
     - Perhaps  libhill   May-30-06 08:06 AM   #86 
     - Sounds like my 94-year-old grandmother!  WhoWantsToBeOccupied   May-30-06 09:04 AM   #102 
  - If they won't listen  MuseRider   May-29-06 07:58 PM   #5 
  - Thank you so much for recommending the book.  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 08:27 PM   #23 
     - I am very glad  MuseRider   May-29-06 09:03 PM   #38 
  - Wow... I feel your pain  stepnw1f   May-29-06 07:59 PM   #6 
  - Incredibly polarizing administration  Loge23   May-29-06 07:59 PM   #7 
  - I agree.  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 08:20 PM   #20 
  - Just Left a Cookout Early  abluelady   May-29-06 07:59 PM   #8 
  - I stayed at a BBQ later than I should have  cdb   May-29-06 08:06 PM   #13 
  - Thrilled beyond words.  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 08:33 PM   #26 
  - ... Or, worse, they'll just install Jeb.  Oregonian   May-30-06 10:09 AM   #112 
  - oh lordy...I married in.  TriSec   May-29-06 08:00 PM   #9 
  - Scary  Mz Pip   May-29-06 08:07 PM   #14 
  - I know this sounds melodramatic  libhill   May-30-06 08:15 AM   #89 
     - no, its on the verge of pogroms  maxsolomon   May-30-06 07:06 PM   #131 
  - Just talk 11.3 trillion deficit  Oversea Visitor   May-29-06 08:06 PM   #12 
  - Thank you for your reply, Oversea Visitor.  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 08:31 PM   #25 
  - I'm the only Dem in my family.  Olney Blue   May-29-06 08:09 PM   #15 
  - I truly believe that denial is a large part of their problem.  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 08:39 PM   #29 
  - They sound just like my parents.  ginnyinWI   May-29-06 09:29 PM   #46 
  - me too.......my brothers and their families here; my son + ex are dems  bobbieinok   May-30-06 07:21 PM   #132 
     - So anti-choice is the SAME as Republican?  Olney Blue   May-30-06 07:25 PM   #133 
  - I share your pain.  xxqqqzme   May-29-06 08:12 PM   #16 
  - I reply to my dad and stepmother  tenshi816   May-30-06 04:07 AM   #52 
     - I do the same thing with my father-in-law.  phylny   May-30-06 06:22 AM   #67 
     - My problem isn't so much the "rah-rah-everything-  tenshi816   May-30-06 11:12 AM   #116 
     - I did that too. Got some really NASTY replys back from some on the  TankLV   May-30-06 06:45 PM   #130 
     - Great strategy  yellerpup   May-30-06 08:51 AM   #97 
  - My Mom & Her Hubby are repug greedheads.  Yollam   May-29-06 08:18 PM   #17 
  - My Parents too  deFaultLine   May-29-06 08:19 PM   #18 
  - That is so sad. I wish the bst for you and your parents.  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 08:42 PM   #31 
  - "over stupid politics"  Hubert Flottz   May-29-06 08:19 PM   #19 
  - I know, Hubert, and I know that politics is not stupid.  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 08:46 PM   #34 
     - It was hard for me to do too, but I have turned my back on a lot of...  Hubert Flottz   May-29-06 09:14 PM   #41 
  - Just remind your parents  serryjw   May-29-06 08:21 PM   #21 
  - That's what they think!  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 08:51 PM   #36 
     - So do millions  serryjw   May-29-06 08:54 PM   #37 
  - I talked with my brother this afternoon, He was proud his only son  liberal N proud   May-29-06 08:21 PM   #22 
  - He's probably just proud to have a serving son  PublicRadioVet   May-30-06 05:09 AM   #58 
  - Vile hate radio  IndigoE   May-29-06 08:28 PM   #24 
  - you may be on 2 that 'permission' thing  xxqqqzme   May-29-06 09:12 PM   #39 
  - Welcome to DU!  Patsy Stone   May-29-06 09:27 PM   #43 
  - I strongly feel that Limbaugh, O'Reilly, Hannity,  tenshi816   May-30-06 04:29 AM   #53 
  - I think the same thing happened to my FIL.  wildeyed   May-30-06 07:41 AM   #79 
  - Sadly this is taking place in many families  BeachBuckeye   May-29-06 08:35 PM   #27 
  - for a very long time I faced the same problem with my mother  Jeffersons Ghost   May-29-06 08:37 PM   #28 
  - My dream is to have my dad watch Fahrenheit 9/11.  tenshi816   May-30-06 04:31 AM   #54 
  - They are realizing BushCo & Republicans, Inc. have screwed  Kansas Wyatt   May-29-06 08:40 PM   #30 
  - There is NOTHING YOU CAN DO about parents.  Warpy   May-29-06 08:43 PM   #32 
  - This is the key. Rising above their nuttiness and refusing to  CLW   May-29-06 09:27 PM   #44 
     - Exactly. There was a great deal of acrimony over Vietnam  Warpy   May-30-06 09:01 AM   #101 
  - I know exactly where you are...  waiting for hope   May-29-06 09:12 PM   #40 
  - Tell them you're not interested in joining their cult, so will they  Marr   May-29-06 09:16 PM   #42 
  - Ask them how they are going to pay $70,000 in new debt they owe  Elwood P Dowd   May-29-06 09:28 PM   #45 
  - He's the dividerer.  Patsy Stone   May-29-06 09:41 PM   #47 
  - Thanks for the reply, Patsy.  Lady Effingbroke   May-29-06 11:58 PM   #49 
  - Actually, even if there's nothing you could do about them. . .  Stargleamer   May-29-06 09:46 PM   #48 
  - I have no real idea why they are so rigidly Republican.  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 12:08 AM   #50 
  - Perhaps Graphics of America's Changing Opinion re Bush and 911..??  tiptoe   May-30-06 01:47 AM   #51 
  - Wow! Thanks so much for the wonderful charts and links - bookmarked!  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 06:25 AM   #68 
  - I can relate.  Philosoraptor   May-30-06 05:00 AM   #55 
  - You really think that 9/11 was an "inside" job??  PublicRadioVet   May-30-06 05:06 AM   #56 
  - Don't think uncomfortable thoughts...just nice official stories.  Philosoraptor   May-30-06 05:08 AM   #57 
  - Conspiracy Theory has become the New Superstition  PublicRadioVet   May-30-06 05:20 AM   #60 
     - So you practice "Whatever-ism"  Philosoraptor   May-30-06 05:37 AM   #62 
     - If that's what you need to call it, then sure  PublicRadioVet   May-30-06 05:38 AM   #63 
     - Occam's Razor and all that...  CJCRANE   May-30-06 07:15 AM   #73 
  - read the Project for American Century  nadinbrzezinski   May-30-06 06:38 AM   #70 
  - pf, if PNAC did 9/11, they would've framed Iraq, not their Taliban buddies  Bucky   May-30-06 11:46 AM   #122 
     - I never said MIHOP or LIHOP  nadinbrzezinski   May-30-06 12:13 PM   #125 
     - The whole 'they could've use Iraqis'  CJCRANE   May-31-06 07:31 AM   #136 
     - That's the whole point -  CJCRANE   May-31-06 07:27 AM   #135 
  - I readily admit my lack of knowledge relative to many, many people  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 06:44 AM   #71 
     - M'Lady, PNAC's malevolence doesn't require a 9-11 conspiracy  Bucky   May-30-06 11:59 AM   #123 
  - My Fundy neighbors across the road think Chuckle-nuts Bush  B Calm   May-30-06 05:17 AM   #59 
  - For conservatives who are ready, Republicans for Humility is a good site  Hekate   May-30-06 05:35 AM   #61 
  - Not sure how a wingnut could talk down to anyone these days  depakid   May-30-06 05:50 AM   #65 
  - Find ONE PAINFUL & HONEST THING to say to them when they disrespect  IdaBriggs   May-30-06 06:13 AM   #66 
  - Thank you for your reply - and your honesty!  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 07:00 AM   #72 
  - During the vietnam war..i was a serious protestor to my dads chagrine  flyarm   May-30-06 07:19 AM   #74 
  - I am sitting here with tears in my eyes at the thoughtfulness  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 07:43 AM   #80 
  - If you speak your mind and don't let them shout you down...  zanne   May-30-06 07:28 AM   #76 
  - I know what you mean.  Bassic   May-30-06 07:30 AM   #77 
  - Unless they're acting, too scared to go into the secret prison camps.  HypnoToad   May-30-06 07:33 AM   #78 
  - Anything is possible - I agree.  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 08:05 AM   #85 
  - My wifes close friends are in the 29% also.  newportdadde   May-30-06 07:46 AM   #81 
  - then ask them if  flyarm   May-30-06 07:59 AM   #83 
  - Thanks, flyarm - you're a gem!  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 08:11 AM   #88 
  - Tell them the abortion rate went up a lot under Bush.  glitch   May-30-06 04:43 PM   #128 
  - I think it's a common problem -  libhill   May-30-06 08:02 AM   #84 
  - how willing are you to give up your nation to evil??  flyarm   May-30-06 08:38 AM   #95 
     - Good post -  libhill   May-30-06 08:58 AM   #100 
     - I feel like such a wimp for remaining silent and not defending myself  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 09:10 AM   #103 
        - its hard ..its damn hard..but once you get your voice..no one can stop you  flyarm   May-30-06 10:17 AM   #113 
  - Same problem here..  sendero   May-30-06 08:07 AM   #87 
  - Very similar situation here. It's so sad.  spooky3   May-30-06 08:32 AM   #90 
  - Thank you for your reply - many interesting points to consider!  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 08:52 AM   #98 
     - You're welcome!  spooky3   May-30-06 10:30 AM   #114 
  - Yo...my entire family are 29%ers and will ALWAYS side with the Repubs.  Ladyhawk   May-30-06 08:32 AM   #91 
  - I LOVE your monicker! With a sense of humor like that...  elehhhhna   May-30-06 08:33 AM   #92 
  - Thanks, elehhhhna - I do try to keep a sense of humor!  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 08:57 AM   #99 
     - Once you accept that everybody's family is NUTS, it'll get easier.  elehhhhna   May-30-06 11:30 AM   #118 
  - I have two family members who are Bush apologists (but not as loud anymore  gauguin57   May-30-06 08:34 AM   #93 
  - This is common and there is no reasoning with them  treestar   May-30-06 08:36 AM   #94 
  - The "walk away" approach is not without its drawbacks  Lydia Leftcoast   May-30-06 08:39 AM   #96 
  - Well, maybe better that your parents are rather than your community  Ishoutandscream2   May-30-06 09:11 AM   #104 
  - It is my community, as well.  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 09:56 AM   #108 
  - The "future will prove * is a good pres" argument is so flawed.  jasmeel   May-30-06 09:14 AM   #105 
  - actually, you could ask them  newspeak   May-30-06 11:13 AM   #117 
  - Juice up your conversation with perjorative comments  Zorro   May-30-06 09:47 AM   #106 
  - It's the deficit, stupid!  Apollo11   May-30-06 09:51 AM   #107 
  - You might try the drip drip drip strategy  DVJNU   May-30-06 09:56 AM   #109 
  - My in-laws are in the 29%  pstans   May-30-06 10:00 AM   #110 
  - Agree with IdaBriggs....  The Sleeper   May-30-06 10:05 AM   #111 
  - I would like to thank everyone for replying - I did not think this topic  Lady Effingbroke   May-30-06 10:32 AM   #115 
  - We were at this family birthday party  newspeak   May-30-06 11:32 AM   #119 
  - If they were my parents I'd download every photo of a dead or  Vinca   May-30-06 11:41 AM   #120 
  - With all due respect, government complicity in 9/11 is barely a theory  Bucky   May-30-06 11:43 AM   #121 
  - I'm with you in this  smokey nj   May-30-06 12:12 PM   #124 
  - I understand what you're going through  Progressive4Life   May-30-06 05:01 PM   #129 
  - Use to be that way with my family  Ekirh   May-30-06 07:32 PM   #134 
  - Here is what I say to those that support Bush et al  Justice   May-31-06 07:41 AM   #137 
  - My 2  Swamp Rat   May-31-06 07:50 AM   #138 
 

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