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jpevahouse Donating Member (33 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-07-06 09:08 AM
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25. Yes,
talk alone doesn't do much, if anything. The Democratic leadership is in control, not Democrats. We can complain all we want but as long as we support weak leadership see what we get.
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  -Writing Congressmen, Protesting, Voting, all a waste of time. Philosoraptor  Jun-07-06 07:10 AM   #0 
  - I think a lot of people feel that way. I've come to the conclusion  Skidmore   Jun-07-06 07:13 AM   #1 
  - Vote?  Philosoraptor   Jun-07-06 07:14 AM   #2 
  - with your feet  sweetheart   Jun-07-06 07:26 AM   #12 
  - The more of us out there to vote we change this.  alyce douglas   Jun-07-06 07:22 AM   #6 
     - Excuse me for being negative and pessimistic, that's just me.  Philosoraptor   Jun-07-06 07:24 AM   #7 
     - Too bad with electronic voting machines, our votes may not count  KaryninMiami   Jun-07-06 07:33 AM   #17 
        - BINGO! As long as the Democrats IGNORE the evoting machines, we lose.  in_cog_ni_to   Jun-07-06 08:29 AM   #21 
  - I wish the various activist groups were coordinated and prioritized  lostnfound   Jun-07-06 07:15 AM   #3 
  - Outrage fatique, apathy, etc...  madame defarge   Jun-07-06 07:15 AM   #4 
  - It all starts in our own backyard, locally in our own states  alyce douglas   Jun-07-06 07:24 AM   #8 
  - Did you look at this little discovery from the election last night...  originalpckelly   Jun-07-06 07:18 AM   #5 
  - What do you suggest, then?  mutley_r_us   Jun-07-06 07:24 AM   #9 
  - I got nothing, sorry.  Philosoraptor   Jun-07-06 07:25 AM   #11 
     - Maybe "everyone you know" are not the people  mutley_r_us   Jun-07-06 07:27 AM   #13 
        - I've written to politicians.  Philosoraptor   Jun-07-06 07:28 AM   #14 
           - I'm frustrated with the system as well.  mutley_r_us   Jun-07-06 07:30 AM   # 
              - I'm not suggesting we turn ourselves in, but that we try something new.  Philosoraptor   Jun-07-06 07:32 AM   #16 
  - What is this based on, Busby losing an insanely red district?  skipos   Jun-07-06 07:25 AM   #10 
  - Go after the news media  OzarkDem   Jun-07-06 07:30 AM   #15 
  - Write an open letter to the muslim street  sweetheart   Jun-07-06 07:44 AM   #18 
  - Just be careful not to put a pink triangle on THAT letter.  deaniac21   Jun-07-06 08:50 AM   #23 
     - Maybe that's exactly what should be put there  sweetheart   Jun-07-06 10:17 AM   #26 
        - An open letter to the muslim street from an American gay.....  deaniac21   Jun-07-06 10:47 AM   #27 
           - To the world street  sweetheart   Jun-07-06 10:53 AM   #28 
  - yeah, have to agree about your 'typing in chat rooms'  zippy890   Jun-07-06 07:51 AM   #19 
  - Unfortunately, most of the alternatives will get you arrested, or worse.  leveymg   Jun-07-06 07:59 AM   #20 
  - "V" for Vendetta!! n/t  cantstandbush   Jun-07-06 08:45 AM   #22 
  - Perhaps it's just time to drop out of the corrupt system entirely.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jun-07-06 09:03 AM   #24 
  - Yes,  jpevahouse   Jun-07-06 09:08 AM   #25 
  - if nothing happens in November, I will agree with you  LSK   Jun-07-06 10:56 AM   #29 
 

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