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81. this is the type of anger and committment that sustains a movement
we need this kind of representation, not the 'go along, get along' type we've been saddled with since Bush came to town.

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  -Fear and Loathing in this Democrat's home tonight. (a rant) Poll_Blind  Sep-21-06 09:21 PM   #0 
  - Viva Chavez! :-) you made some good points in your rant. nm  texpatriot2004   Sep-21-06 09:25 PM   #1 
  - well, Bill Clinton did say exactly what you want Dems to say  grasswire   Sep-21-06 09:28 PM   #2 
  - Clinton hasn't been the same since his quack docs stopped his heart.  partylessinOhio   Sep-21-06 09:38 PM   #8 
  - Fear and loathing here too, but no surprise--Dem's caving in for years now  michigander3   Sep-21-06 09:30 PM   #3 
  - That may be but I refuse to accept it...if the Democratic Leadership...  Poll_Blind   Sep-21-06 09:37 PM   # 
  - Brilliant post...  LibertyorDeath   Sep-21-06 09:35 PM   #4 
  - Right ON!  OwnedByFerrets   Sep-21-06 09:35 PM   #5 
  - I genuinely don't know. I mean, I can't honestly say they're..  Poll_Blind   Sep-21-06 10:12 PM   # 
  - When we grow our own candidates & fire the Dems in charge  me b zola   Sep-21-06 11:01 PM   #37 
  - When they are voted out and replaced by a Ned Lamont  dkofos   Sep-22-06 02:23 PM   #90 
  - I'll leave you with this quote  mmonk   Sep-21-06 09:37 PM   #6 
  - Ok do you got any good ideas, or should we just start screaming  midnight   Sep-21-06 09:46 PM   #14 
  - Seems to be more than what's been going on out there  mmonk   Sep-21-06 10:02 PM   #23 
  - You're right, and I don't expect a savior, per se. But if today is...  Poll_Blind   Sep-21-06 10:18 PM   #27 
  - Bravo PB, Bravo! There are so few  vickiss   Sep-21-06 09:37 PM   #7 
  - What should we expect when every single elected official is compromised?  TomInTib   Sep-21-06 09:39 PM   #9 
  - You gotta understand Tom, there's a world of difference between...  Poll_Blind   Sep-21-06 09:59 PM   #19 
     - I will get back to you after the break..  TomInTib   Sep-21-06 10:01 PM   #22 
  - The dems are looking pretty damned pathetic all of the sudden...  Union Thug   Sep-21-06 09:40 PM   #10 
  - Message to Rangel: The UN is international territory.  Dr.Phool   Sep-21-06 09:57 PM   #18 
     - You know, that bit about the UN isn't just some unimportant factoid...  Poll_Blind   Sep-21-06 10:24 PM   #28 
  - Did the 'devil' not  serryjw   Sep-21-06 09:41 PM   #11 
  - Yes, good point! I was glad to see a fair number of people pointing....  Poll_Blind   Sep-21-06 10:37 PM   #31 
     - What the hell did Chavez say that most  serryjw   Sep-21-06 11:33 PM   #41 
        - That's a good point, because Chavez said it jokingly, mugged a bit, got...  Poll_Blind   Sep-21-06 11:46 PM   #42 
  - I'm ranting with you  notsodumbhillbilly   Sep-21-06 09:44 PM   #12 
  - Best rant I have seen in a long  MuseRider   Sep-21-06 09:45 PM   #13 
  - I believe the excuse is that we don't have the majority of Congress.  Gregorian   Sep-21-06 09:48 PM   #15 
  - You've said it all. K&R. nt  chill_wind   Sep-21-06 09:50 PM   #16 
  - Silenced by a system of irrational beliefs -- Beliefs we must CHALLENGE  pat_k   Sep-21-06 09:53 PM   #17 
  - Are WE so far outside the mainstream?  OwnedByFerrets   Sep-21-06 10:30 PM   #30 
     - A tiny fraction populates the insular beltway society. They are the ones  pat_k   Sep-21-06 11:15 PM   #38 
        - What a great response to this OP...  halobeam   Sep-22-06 08:43 AM   #62 
        - Thank you for such a well thought out reply. nt  OwnedByFerrets   Sep-22-06 08:55 AM   #68 
  - Its just pathetic  dharmabum65   Sep-21-06 10:00 PM   #20 
  - I sure as hell am not giving up on them yet because if I do...  Poll_Blind   Sep-21-06 10:04 PM   #24 
  - How long are you willing to wait?  magellan   Sep-22-06 12:07 AM   #44 
     - Thanks, and I have no idea. What the question really boils...  Poll_Blind   Sep-22-06 12:27 AM   #47 
        - I haven't given up hope on that yet  magellan   Sep-22-06 01:08 AM   #53 
           - You know, thank you for promulgating those things. I realize it's not...  Poll_Blind   Sep-22-06 02:44 AM   #56 
           - I second the request for your post to have it's own thread...  halobeam   Sep-22-06 08:53 AM   #67 
  - Clinton may appear to be a sellout, but he's not...  thinks4herself   Sep-22-06 12:25 PM   #86 
  - Chavez may have gone overboard in his rhetoric  Canuckistanian   Sep-21-06 10:00 PM   #21 
  - Well-said! n/t  Poll_Blind   Sep-22-06 03:13 AM   #60 
     - Thanks, and well said yourself, also! n/t  Canuckistanian   Sep-22-06 08:44 AM   #63 
  - That was wonderful and for tomorrow call, call, call and ask  slipslidingaway   Sep-21-06 10:09 PM   #25 
  - It should be obvious.  TahitiNut   Sep-21-06 10:12 PM   #26 
  - Yes, I have a question. Have you sent this to Rangel and Pelosi? nt  babylonsister   Sep-21-06 10:38 PM   #32 
     - Nope. Ms. Pelosi's web site blocks messages from non-constituents.  TahitiNut   Sep-21-06 10:51 PM   #35 
        - WTF? I thought she was the democratic  serryjw   Sep-22-06 12:26 AM   #46 
        - Well, I could lie and give my old California address, but it still wouldn'  TahitiNut   Sep-22-06 12:53 AM   #50 
           - Would you say we are in trouble?  serryjw   Sep-22-06 01:00 AM   #51 
        - Write it up...  Hell Hath No Fury   Sep-22-06 10:44 AM   #82 
  - That's me The Fear.  d_b   Sep-21-06 10:27 PM   #29 
  - Fear & Loathing in This Democrat's Home  Broken Top   Sep-21-06 10:45 PM   #33 
  - Best rant of the day  George Oilwellian   Sep-21-06 10:45 PM   #34 
  - An almost similar post on this subject...  tomreedtoon   Sep-21-06 10:55 PM   #36 
  - And he's got a damned good point- this sort of behavior by....  Poll_Blind   Sep-21-06 11:15 PM   #39 
  - And what a beautiful rant it is!  Egnever   Sep-21-06 11:22 PM   #40 
  - The Apotheosis of Bush...coming to a Capitol rotunda near YOU!  Poll_Blind   Sep-21-06 11:54 PM   #43 
  - MR. Rangel...  Rainscents   Sep-22-06 12:15 AM   #45 
  - Something else occurred to me, and it gets to the heart of the matter:  Poll_Blind   Sep-22-06 01:01 AM   #52 
  - Where is DEAN in all of this?...without a Commander the Army is lost  opihimoimoi   Sep-22-06 12:38 AM   #48 
  - Outstanding Rant  vanboggie   Sep-22-06 12:41 AM   #49 
  - I don't follow Pelosi as closely as you do and have no broader...  Poll_Blind   Sep-22-06 02:01 AM   #54 
     - Agreed this country needs it  vanboggie   Sep-22-06 03:27 PM   #91 
  - Viva Chavez  ClayZ   Sep-22-06 02:33 AM   #55 
  - Great Rant! eom  TheGoldenRule   Sep-22-06 02:55 AM   #57 
  - Hey, if they didn't want to be caught dead agreeing with Chavez--  eridani   Sep-22-06 03:07 AM   #58 
  - I'm eerily reminded of Franklin quotes involving "remove all doubt."  Poll_Blind   Sep-22-06 03:12 AM   #59 
  - LET'S SLAM FREE SPEECH on the same day we make Torture LEGAL!  elehhhhna   Sep-22-06 07:50 AM   #61 
  - I suggest you take a  cali   Sep-22-06 08:47 AM   #64 
  - I cant find his comments. Can you point the way?  OwnedByFerrets   Sep-22-06 10:09 AM   #75 
  - Do you really expect the OP to say 'never mind?"  bigtree   Sep-22-06 10:52 AM   #83 
  - there is no hope  emald   Sep-22-06 08:52 AM   #65 
  - Why is this NOT on the front page??? nt  OwnedByFerrets   Sep-22-06 08:53 AM   #66 
  - Don't know, but it would be wise.  halobeam   Sep-22-06 09:12 AM   #69 
  - ITs not on the front page because this board is too DLCish. to do it.  oc2002   Sep-22-06 09:21 AM   #70 
  - Right.... the correct response is, no, Bush is not the Devil - he just  BlueEyedSon   Sep-22-06 09:36 AM   #71 
  - no no, he is EL DIABLO! EL DIABLO!  oc2002   Sep-22-06 09:38 AM   #72 
  - They're Keeping their Powder Dry  MamaBear   Sep-22-06 09:44 AM   #73 
  - Boy, it sure seems as though you are right.  OwnedByFerrets   Sep-22-06 10:01 AM   #74 
  - That's the Invisible Hand that's gotcha, friend.  blindpig   Sep-22-06 10:11 AM   #76 
  - Just think of all the free speech Bush has squelched  Annces   Sep-22-06 10:15 AM   #77 
  - Not only an articulate post, but important...  wiggs   Sep-22-06 10:35 AM   #78 
  - Amen, brother!  Hell Hath No Fury   Sep-22-06 10:37 AM   #79 
  - K & R for the people!  Tigermoose   Sep-22-06 10:38 AM   #80 
  - this is the type of anger and committment that sustains a movement  bigtree   Sep-22-06 10:39 AM   #81 
  - k&r  latebloomer   Sep-22-06 11:01 AM   #84 
  - 69 votes and NO front page  OwnedByFerrets   Sep-22-06 11:23 AM   #85 
  - If you have't had a should, if only briefly, check out THESE:  Poll_Blind   Sep-22-06 02:01 PM   #88 
  - Most excellent rant, AND thread. K&R'ed!!!! n/t  laundry_queen   Sep-22-06 01:46 PM   #87 
  - WTF?? Rangel said that? Or his alien pod "duplicate" ?  eppur_se_muova   Sep-22-06 02:12 PM   #89 
  - Kudos to you patriot.  Justice Is Comin   Sep-22-06 03:42 PM   #92 
  - Chavez was too soft on that idiot king,,a devil was just too polite  DemInDistress   Sep-22-06 04:42 PM   #93 
  - I agree, but after all, the extent of his commentary on President Douche..  Poll_Blind   Sep-22-06 05:03 PM   #94 
  - They'll stand up when the GOP stands down... Uh, just a sec., oh yeah  JRob   Sep-22-06 06:45 PM   #95 
  - Excuse me, Charlie, but Chavez came to the United Nations which  MasonJar   Sep-22-06 06:55 PM   #96 
  - Well stated, pb. I think that too many people are waiting for "our"  katinmn   Sep-22-06 07:59 PM   #97 

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