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ErinBerin84 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-27-09 05:38 PM
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58. do you mean, votes conservatively more of the time?
The issue is a bit misleading, there's clarification in the rachel maddow thread in general discussion: presidential on the reasoning behind the 95% of the time thing, it will likely talk you down. Like Turley, I probably would have preferred someone like Dianna Wood, but Turley did say that he agrees with Sotomayor's rulings for the most part, just that he wishes her opinions showed more dept.
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  -Turley: Past Opinions of Sotomayor Lack Intellectual Depth npk  May-26-09 10:35 PM   #0 
  - Good. I'm glad he said this  bluestateguy   May-26-09 10:44 PM   #1 
  - Turley failed to worship at the Obama altar so he's out!  aquart   May-26-09 11:58 PM   #10 
     - He was a cheerleader for the Clinton impeachment 10 years ago  bluestateguy   May-27-09 12:17 AM   #12 
        - Got links?  travelingtypist   May-27-09 12:35 AM   #14 
           - Turley's argument before the House was NOT whether the House could...  Spazito   May-27-09 04:58 PM   #57 
  - Sheesh ...  jkshaw   May-26-09 10:48 PM   #2 
  - What an arrogant Prick!  FrenchieCat   May-26-09 10:49 PM   #3 
  - "lack of intellectual depth"? I think he just called her stupid and vapid. n/t  vaberella   May-26-09 11:27 PM   #7 
     - I didn't hear that.  Fovea   May-27-09 05:06 AM   #34 
        - Lack of intellectual depth is something very different.  vaberella   May-27-09 01:15 PM   #53 
           - I, on the other hand...  Fovea   May-27-09 07:47 PM   #59 
  - This is rather strange...  VPStoltz   May-26-09 11:22 PM   #4 
  - Yup, yup. He is an epic fail. n/t  vaberella   May-26-09 11:25 PM   #6 
  - Obama picks to avoid conflict with Publicans.Never said she was stupid goober  bjobotts   May-27-09 02:00 AM   #20 
     - Just said there were better more liberal intellectual picks.This one won't be challenged  bjobotts   May-27-09 02:02 AM   #21 
        - Mainly because she's a Hispanic woman with a solid history.  bjobotts   May-27-09 02:03 AM   #23 
           - They were ready to filibuster ANY pick, but now...I'd rather see one they hated  bjobotts   May-27-09 02:04 AM   #25 
              - Angry because he didn't like Obama's pick?He has no agenda.Honest opinions from qualified man  bjobotts   May-27-09 02:12 AM   #29 
  - My sister to Turley: For depth and proud-ness---read poetry. n/t  vaberella   May-26-09 11:24 PM   #5 
  - Pompous ass...his face damn near twisted when Schuster  firedupdem   May-26-09 11:47 PM   #8 
  - Face it, Turley has very insightful and honest opinions,U don't have to agree but the anger is mispl  bjobotts   May-27-09 02:06 AM   #27 
     - You face it...this ass included Thurgood Marshall in his description  firedupdem   May-27-09 08:59 AM   #44 
  - is it a secret that clerks usually write the opinions?  Trocadero   May-26-09 11:49 PM   #9 
  - I'm sorry. Are you excusing her opinions on the grounds that she did not write them?  aquart   May-27-09 12:00 AM   #11 
  - Precisely. The intellectual depth depends on the clerks to a  JDPriestly   May-27-09 12:46 AM   #17 
  - In his appearance on Olbermann, Turley was more circumspect.  travelingtypist   May-27-09 12:21 AM   #13 
  - What defines a superstar dazzler? Turley is nothing special, how does he know what is?  vaberella   May-27-09 02:02 AM   #22 
     - Hey, he's entitled to his opinion, just like we all are.  travelingtypist   May-27-09 02:20 AM   #31 
     - They seem lukewarm on her also.  pam4water   May-27-09 03:46 AM   #32 
     - He's read more than two dozen of her opinions  uberllama42   May-27-09 12:24 PM   #50 
  - Obama had raspberry vinegarete dressing; Turley says ranch more appropriate  SoxFan   May-27-09 12:35 AM   #15 
  - This @sshole is on my list  Number23   May-27-09 12:36 AM   #16 
  - Agreed. Nothing he says is worth much. n/t  vaberella   May-27-09 02:03 AM   #24 
  - yet another "woman = dumb" meme  Triana   May-27-09 01:12 AM   #18 
  - He actually praised one of the other women on the short list -- Wood?  EFerrari   May-27-09 01:30 AM   #19 
     - He never praised Wood.  vaberella   May-27-09 02:06 AM   #26 
        - Nonsense.He did praise Wood.Certainly not a RW and qualifies his opinions  bjobotts   May-27-09 02:10 AM   #28 
        - ur right he praised Wood  democracy1st   May-27-09 05:30 AM   #35 
        - Correction: I was informed he praised her on his site. But I'm speaking about the video.  vaberella   May-27-09 12:59 PM   #51 
        - Yes, he did. n/t  EFerrari   May-27-09 02:17 AM   #30 
  - Not Deep "Like SCALIA"???? He Must Be Kidding!  ProfessorGAC   May-27-09 04:44 AM   #33 
  - Bingo! Scalia is so profound a jurist he took "Slappy" Thomas under his wing  stlsaxman   May-27-09 06:16 AM   #36 
  - Tsk, tsk, tsk...  ejbr   May-27-09 06:22 AM   #37 
  - because he didn't say that  bc3000   May-27-09 09:20 AM   #45 
     - Whatever, I now value his opinion be it. n/t  ejbr   May-27-09 02:15 PM   #55 
  - "Lack of depth"  izquierdista   May-27-09 07:20 AM   #38 
  - i can't help but think he may be  mrs_p   May-27-09 08:09 AM   #39 
  - Hasn't Been Said That She Votes More "Conservatively" Than "Liberally?"  ChiciB1   May-27-09 08:25 AM   #40 
  - That Was Supposed To Be Hasn't IT Been Said She Votes More Conservatively! n/t  ChiciB1   May-27-09 08:27 AM   #41 
  - do you mean, votes conservatively more of the time?  ErinBerin84   May-27-09 05:38 PM   #58 
  - Now I'm beginning to wonder about Turley.>  cooolandrew   May-27-09 08:31 AM   #42 
  - at Jonathan's website  florida08   May-27-09 08:58 AM   #43 
  - I don't think that's the problem.  vaberella   May-27-09 01:11 PM   #52 
     - BINGO! It really IS about his language.  Karenina   May-27-09 01:36 PM   #54 
     - yes he's going to take some heat for this one  florida08   May-27-09 03:00 PM   #56 
  - Jeez - enough with all of the Turley bashing here  ProfessorPlum   May-27-09 10:05 AM   #46 
  - Some hear the dogwhistles, others don't.  Karenina   May-27-09 10:11 AM   #47 
  - Turley on Hemingway ...............  dothemath   May-27-09 10:34 AM   #48 
  - I'm thinking this guy has sound reasoning behind his views. nothing wrong with that.  Divine Discontent   May-27-09 11:42 AM   #49 

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