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quinnox Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-18-06 06:10 PM
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19. Time for someone new
Kerry has foot in mouth disease. Sure he can run if he wants but I don't think he will do well, won't win the nomination.
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  -I have a message for Senator Kerry: dailykoff  Dec-18-06 05:50 PM   #0 
  - Put your flame retardant suit on  rockymountaindem   Dec-18-06 05:51 PM   #1 
  - Buttoned to the chin!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 05:56 PM   #4 
  - he's a good man and he had a chance in '04 and I think we should  WI_DEM   Dec-18-06 05:51 PM   #2 
  - A lot of things have changed since '04  fedupinBushcountry   Dec-18-06 06:00 PM   #12 
  - Support Kerry? compared to who? John Edwards Hillary & Bill, Barack Obama...  Imagevision   Dec-18-06 07:05 PM   #74 
  - I am with you on this!  Mass   Dec-18-06 05:53 PM   #3 
  - who is inside the beltway? DC or midAmeria? I always confuse that.  ray of light   Dec-18-06 05:57 PM   #5 
  - DC lobbyists and such  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:02 PM   #14 
  - Bingo! the Beltway crowd does NOT like Kerry.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 05:58 PM   #7 
     - Where in the world do you get that idea?  CarbonDate   Dec-27-06 01:51 AM   #185 
        - "Sen. Hillary Clinton moves to limit associated Kerry damage,  dailykoff   Dec-27-06 01:51 PM   #186 
  - I'll support him if he does  LittleClarkie   Dec-18-06 05:57 PM   #6 
  - Let's not wait!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:01 PM   #13 
     - Alrighty then  LittleClarkie   Dec-18-06 06:02 PM   #15 
     - I think we need to organize a letter blitz  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:08 PM   #17 
        - I saw it. Maybe a phone campaign might be easier to organize quickly  LittleClarkie   Dec-18-06 06:36 PM   #45 
           - You know that's a great idea!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:56 PM   #65 
              - I guess some have. But I'd be afraid that it was only a bot recieving them  LittleClarkie   Dec-18-06 07:03 PM   #72 
                 - Yeah phoning sounds best.... still waiting for his site to load...  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 07:09 PM   #75 
                 - OK here's his campaign office number: 202-464-2136  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 07:15 PM   #76 
                 - And here's his Senate office number: (202) 224-2742  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 07:20 PM   #78 
     - Oh, I agree.How do we let him know our feelings?n/t  wisteria   Dec-18-06 06:48 PM   #55 
        - How about a phone campaign?  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:58 PM   #68 
        - Hey y'all, I already asked him!  discerning christian   Dec-18-06 11:35 PM   #137 
           - That's perfect!  dailykoff   Dec-19-06 07:11 AM   #150 
              - Thank you,  discerning christian   Dec-19-06 04:54 PM   #161 
                 - I think that sums it up nicely.  dailykoff   Dec-19-06 06:24 PM   #162 
  - w00000000000000000t!!!!!!!!!!!  Democrafty   Dec-18-06 05:59 PM   #8 
  - "John Kerry will save us if we let him."  jgraz   Dec-18-06 06:11 PM   #20 
     - So, I assume you were there to tell him:  karynnj   Dec-18-06 06:24 PM   #33 
     - Exactly -- Clinton is the classic example  jgraz   Dec-18-06 06:29 PM   #39 
        - My point is that in Kerry you have someone who  karynnj   Dec-18-06 09:29 PM   #121 
     - He was elected  BeFree   Dec-18-06 06:33 PM   #42 
     - He was elected, the election was stolen  jgraz   Dec-18-06 07:00 PM   #70 
        - No  BeFree   Dec-18-06 08:17 PM   #101 
        - "He stands to fight another day"  jgraz   Dec-18-06 08:29 PM   #102 
           - That's low  BeFree   Dec-18-06 08:41 PM   #103 
           - I'm not the one bringing in the war metaphors to support their candidate  jgraz   Dec-18-06 08:48 PM   #105 
              - Awww  BeFree   Dec-18-06 08:59 PM   #106 
                 - That's what the ignore button is for  jgraz   Dec-18-06 09:03 PM   #107 
                 - AMEN! n/t  _dynamicdems   Dec-21-06 07:21 AM   #165 
           - That's disgusting and totally twisted. n/t  _dynamicdems   Dec-21-06 07:12 AM   #163 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-18-06 11:45 PM   #138 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-19-06 03:21 AM   #148 
     - He let us down before, the stakes are higher now  Patchuli   Dec-18-06 11:52 PM   #140 
        - He didn't let us down. He was let down.  _dynamicdems   Dec-21-06 07:53 AM   #166 
  - Running  mbergen   Dec-18-06 05:59 PM   #9 
  - Agreed 100%  Firespirit   Dec-18-06 05:59 PM   #10 
  - I second that request n/t  LevensonK   Dec-18-06 06:00 PM   #11 
  - Why wouldn't Gore, Edwards, Clark, Obama or Kucinich do just as well as Kerry in these areas?  jgraz   Dec-18-06 06:06 PM   #16 
  - I think they're all great, BUT:  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:14 PM   #22 
  - Hmmm...  jgraz   Dec-18-06 06:22 PM   #32 
  - Obama voted for the tort reform bill and against the bankruptcy bill  beachmom   Dec-18-06 07:17 PM   #77 
  - Thanks beachmom  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 07:53 PM   #95 
  - GORE's Judgement regarding Iraq isn't good? Where has Gore been on the war from day one?  impeachdubya   Dec-18-06 11:45 PM   #139 
  - Well, everyone chooses their niches, and Kerry's has always been about exposing  blm   Dec-18-06 06:16 PM   #24 
     - Exactly!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:27 PM   #36 
  - I'm with you, too - run, John, run! nt  babylonsister   Dec-18-06 06:09 PM   #18 
  - Time for someone new  quinnox   Dec-18-06 06:10 PM   #19 
  - Fine, who????  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:17 PM   #25 
  - Let's see what the field is  quinnox   Dec-18-06 06:19 PM   #27 
  - Well, there's only so many senators and governors.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:21 PM   #29 
  - you make a great case against front-loading the primaries  jgraz   Dec-18-06 06:25 PM   #35 
  - Yes, I suppose that might help.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:28 PM   #38 
     - My belief is that we need to slice back  jgraz   Dec-18-06 06:31 PM   #41 
        - I think what he needs is a fixer.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:35 PM   #44 
        - Please tell me you don't mean *exactly* like Carville  jgraz   Dec-18-06 06:37 PM   # 
           - LOL, I mean NOTHING like Carville.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:39 PM   #49 
        - You've seen Edwards do it?  karynnj   Dec-21-06 09:12 AM   #170 
  - that's a very good point  ginnyinWI   Dec-18-06 06:49 PM   #56 
  - I wonder how many people now wish they'd voted for him in 2004  ginnyinWI   Dec-18-06 06:51 PM   #59 
  - He actually makes less verbal faux pas than most.  _dynamicdems   Dec-21-06 08:17 AM   #168 
     - Great points  karynnj   Dec-21-06 09:17 AM   #172 
  - I'm with you on this one!  Island Blue   Dec-18-06 06:11 PM   #21 
  - Thanks Blue!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:22 PM   #31 
  - Great post! Thanks! n/t  ProSense   Dec-18-06 06:15 PM   #23 
  - Thanks ProSense!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:30 PM   #40 
  - K-and-friggin-R!  rox63   Dec-18-06 06:18 PM   #26 
  - Thanks rox!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:24 PM   #34 
  - If Kerry wants to be president, he should run.  Martin Eden   Dec-18-06 06:19 PM   #28 
  - Run, John, Run!  globalvillage   Dec-18-06 06:21 PM   #30 
  - Run, John, Run!  DanaM   Dec-18-06 06:27 PM   #37 
  - I agree, run John run, run as far as possible away from microphones and video cameras!  originalpckelly   Dec-18-06 06:33 PM   #43 
  - I was wondering when you guys were going to show up.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:37 PM   #46 
  - Just stay away from Presidential politics  jgraz   Dec-18-06 06:38 PM   #47 
  - Great - The first Kerry basher.  Mass   Dec-18-06 06:43 PM   #51 
  - I actually want to vote for someone I like...  originalpckelly   Dec-18-06 06:52 PM   #61 
     - So dont support him. Other will support him, so he should try to run.  Mass   Dec-18-06 07:00 PM   #69 
     - How is it possible for someone to know what it's like to be poor...  originalpckelly   Dec-18-06 07:22 PM   #79 
     - So do I  sandnsea   Dec-18-06 07:32 PM   #84 
     - Yeah, we all know that sending people to die for politics is such a lame excuse...  originalpckelly   Dec-18-06 07:37 PM   #87 
     - Like Hillary and Edwards?  sandnsea   Dec-18-06 08:47 PM   #104 
        - Obama and maybe Bill Richardson...  originalpckelly   Dec-18-06 09:23 PM   #118 
        - So Wes Clark who "honorably" defended John Kerry against Swiftboaters  FrenchieCat   Dec-19-06 02:31 AM   #147 
     - Yes, Clark made a lot of statements about WMD.......that is true!  FrenchieCat   Dec-19-06 02:13 AM   #146 
     - Those are pretty good..  sendero   Dec-21-06 07:19 AM   #164 
     - Does this look like a man with awkward body language  Island Blue   Dec-18-06 09:21 PM   #115 
     - Well, I watched the debates and his convention speech...  originalpckelly   Dec-18-06 09:25 PM   #119 
     - And how would you have a President of the United States act?  _dynamicdems   Dec-21-06 08:24 AM   #169 
        - No, there's a difference between uptight and formal. Bill Clinton...  originalpckelly   Dec-27-06 01:53 PM   #187 
     - No, but in that 4th picture his hand is freakishly large  jgraz   Dec-18-06 09:32 PM   #123 
     - Or attracted a few.  Vektor   Dec-19-06 03:55 PM   #159 
     - You can't be serious  karynnj   Dec-21-06 09:27 AM   #173 
     - GO BLUE !!!  discerning christian   Dec-19-06 12:04 AM   #143 
     - I hate to point this out but your post makes it obvious you know very little about John Kerry .  saracat   Dec-19-06 11:44 AM   #156 
  - Old right wing talking points? Please, is that all you have? n/t  wisteria   Dec-18-06 06:51 PM   #58 
     - Is that accusation all YOU have?  talk hard   Dec-19-06 03:44 AM   #149 
  - YES!!!  StoryTeller   Dec-18-06 06:39 PM   #48 
  - You nailed it there, StoryTeller!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:43 PM   #50 
  - I have to agree with you  Sydnie   Dec-18-06 06:46 PM   #52 
  - Wow, I am with you on this. Run Senator Kerry! Run for America. n/t  wisteria   Dec-18-06 06:46 PM   #53 
  - Thanks wisteria!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:51 PM   #57 
     - me too. n/t  wisteria   Dec-18-06 06:51 PM   #60 
  - I Like Kerry, But How Can He Ever Recover? Most People Still Believe the Swift Boat Liars  AndyTiedye   Dec-18-06 06:48 PM   #54 
  - Frankly, I don't think ANYBODY believed those lying scumbags.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 06:54 PM   #63 
  - I don't like him and it has nothing to do with that...  originalpckelly   Dec-18-06 06:56 PM   #64 
  - No, they don't. Only the hardest of the RW kool aid drinkers.  wisteria   Dec-18-06 06:58 PM   #67 
  - Amen, amen amen!!  WildEyedLiberal   Dec-18-06 06:53 PM   #62 
  - LOL.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 07:51 PM   #94 
  - I'll support any Dem in the GE, but I'll happily cast my vote for JK, again,  Old and In the Way   Dec-18-06 06:57 PM   #66 
  - Really, does Kerry running hurt the Dems in any way???  jgraz   Dec-18-06 07:02 PM   #71 
  - K&R!  politicasista   Dec-18-06 07:05 PM   #73 
  - Thanks politicasista!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 07:41 PM   #91 
  - Great post. I agree wholeheartedly!!  beachmom   Dec-18-06 07:24 PM   #80 
  - I feel the exact same way  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 07:47 PM   #93 
  - I would vote for Senator Kerry again.  Olney Blue   Dec-18-06 07:25 PM   #81 
  - NO, DON'T RUN!  quantessd   Dec-18-06 07:30 PM   #82 
  - My Senator should NOT run  bicentennial_baby   Dec-18-06 07:31 PM   #83 
  - You can always vote for the other party. (n/t)  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 07:37 PM   #86 
     - No we can't, because we are Democrats...  originalpckelly   Dec-18-06 07:39 PM   #89 
     - You can in the general.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 07:44 PM   #92 
        - I take it you didn't get the metaphor...  originalpckelly   Dec-18-06 07:57 PM   #98 
     - Excuse me?  bicentennial_baby   Dec-18-06 08:10 PM   #100 
        - There is no other candidate...only Zoool -er- Kerry  jgraz   Dec-18-06 09:15 PM   #112 
           - I don't think we'll need to worry about it.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 09:22 PM   #116 
           - Don't go knocking on Kerry.  originalpckelly   Dec-18-06 09:25 PM   #120 
           - LMFAO  Elrond Hubbard   Dec-19-06 12:01 AM   #142 
              - I try.  originalpckelly   Dec-27-06 01:54 PM   #188 
           - In the unlikely event that happens  jgraz   Dec-18-06 09:29 PM   #122 
              - It can get pretty ugly.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 10:11 PM   #126 
           - If that happens we will likely all vote for the Democrat  karynnj   Dec-18-06 09:40 PM   #124 
  - Let's call and say "Senator, we got your back! " Here are his DC numbers:  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 07:35 PM   #85 
  - Thank you for the numbers! I am going to let him know I will support him again. n/t  wisteria   Dec-18-06 07:40 PM   #90 
     - Me too.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 07:54 PM   #96 
     - Well I just called both numbers  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 09:13 PM   #110 
  - cool.  Buzz Clik   Dec-18-06 07:38 PM   #88 
  - Kerry is the ONLY candidate I like other than Gore and Kucinich  nam78_two   Dec-18-06 07:56 PM   #97 
  - Great post dailykoff, I have to wholeheartedly agree . . .but I have a Q for U  Klimmer   Dec-18-06 08:04 PM   #99 
  - Hi Klimmer! Here's a link  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 09:04 PM   #108 
     - Thanks. I do remember reading this but forgot about it. Thanks again. n/t  Klimmer   Dec-18-06 10:21 PM   #128 
  - I Wish I Wish I Wish He Was Sworn In Jan 2005. But His Time Is Done For This. It Ain't Gonna Happen  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Dec-18-06 09:05 PM   #109 
  - They don't call him Comeback Kerry for nothing.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 09:17 PM   #113 
  - Please Point Out To Me Where I Said Never.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Dec-18-06 09:22 PM   #117 
     - You just did.  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 10:06 PM   #125 
        - Obviously My Statement Applied To Previous Posts, Since Ones To Come Afterwards Would Be Irrelevant  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Dec-18-06 10:38 PM   #130 
           - Well if you want to get technical,  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 10:55 PM   #131 
              - Perfect  oncall   Dec-26-06 10:15 PM   #181 
  - His chances get worse when you think they're nil. Why not Kerry? He IS  babylonsister   Dec-19-06 12:18 AM   #144 
  - A late but strong AGREE!!!  Skip Intro   Dec-18-06 09:14 PM   #111 
  - Not late!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 09:19 PM   #114 
  - I agree with every word.  MH1   Dec-18-06 10:18 PM   #127 
  - Roger that!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 10:59 PM   #133 
  - dailykoff... i am with you. RUN kerry RUN.... i agree with your reasons  seabeyond   Dec-18-06 10:26 PM   #129 
  - Six more great reasons!  dailykoff   Dec-18-06 10:58 PM   #132 
  - I absolutely agree 100 percent. n/t  Blue_In_AK   Dec-18-06 11:04 PM   #134 
  - I concur...  YvonneCa   Dec-18-06 11:21 PM   #135 
  - by all means run ... but  AtomicKitten   Dec-18-06 11:25 PM   #136 
  - LOL  48percenter   Dec-27-06 01:09 AM   #184 
  - Well, I like Kerry to some degree, but...  Elrond Hubbard   Dec-19-06 12:00 AM   #141 
  - John Kerry should run if he wants to.....  FrenchieCat   Dec-19-06 01:47 AM   #145 
  - No don't run  petron   Dec-19-06 07:13 AM   #151 
  - It's been rec'd because a lot of folks have watched his actions  beachmom   Dec-19-06 07:45 AM   #152 
  - Great idea...  Vektor   Dec-19-06 09:54 AM   #153 
  - Kerry's seems to have a number of critics on here, but I'll bet you  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Dec-19-06 10:16 AM   #154 
  - You are absolutely correct. A small group of critics indeed.  wisteria   Dec-19-06 11:28 AM   #155 
     - Yes, he shown that he's an outstanding strategist, as well as a  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Dec-19-06 04:35 PM   #160 
        - Exactly what strategy was he using during the Swiftboat vet attacks?  Beelzebud   Dec-21-06 09:16 AM   #171 
           - It seemed pretty effective to me  dailykoff   Dec-21-06 11:45 AM   #176 
              - So effective he's still Senator Kerry....  Beelzebud   Dec-21-06 05:51 PM   #177 
                 - Yes, according to Kenneth Blackwell  dailykoff   Dec-21-06 09:59 PM   #178 
  - You are a brave soul -- I'm almost afraid to read the thread  SharonRB   Dec-19-06 12:22 PM   #157 
  - No way!  jaksavage   Dec-19-06 02:49 PM   #158 
  - Who would have expected the dirty tricks to come from his own side?  _dynamicdems   Dec-21-06 08:05 AM   #167 
  - Wow, you are off base- really. Sen. Kerry raised more money and spent  wisteria   Dec-21-06 10:14 AM   #174 
  - KIck!  wisteria   Dec-21-06 10:24 AM   #175 
  - Wow! John Kerry For President?  mloutre   Dec-26-06 04:10 PM   #179 
  - Great picture of an Otter. Anybody you know?  oncall   Dec-26-06 10:23 PM   #182 
     - Ah, so that's what it is.  dailykoff   Dec-27-06 12:57 AM   #183 
  - I think he should run too, I don't care who else is running or not! He will have my vote! n/t  wisteria   Dec-26-06 04:41 PM   #180 
 

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