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Captain Hilts Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-09-09 10:45 AM
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10. She's supposed to be skeptical of ALL politicians. nt
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  -Rachel Maddow Destroys Obama on Lying to the American People balantz  Jun-09-09 10:21 AM   #0 
  - Rachel Maddow is not exactly an unbiased source on Obama.  Buzz Clik   Jun-09-09 10:27 AM   #1 
  - Who doesn't have their own agenda?  GodlessBiker   Jun-09-09 10:29 AM   #4 
  - True journalists?  Buzz Clik   Jun-09-09 10:30 AM   #6 
     - All humans have their own agenda. You just can't get around it.  GodlessBiker   Jun-09-09 10:42 AM   #9 
     - I disagree.  RaleighNCDUer   Jun-09-09 10:45 AM   #11 
     - LOL. That's a mighty fine agenda.  GodlessBiker   Jun-09-09 12:51 PM   #49 
     - As do all corporate empires. n/t  balantz   Jun-09-09 10:46 AM   #12 
     - Name one person who's ever been a "True Journalist" ever  jgraz   Jun-09-09 11:00 AM   #19 
     - Just jump off on any tangent, pal. And whatever you do, don't read my post.  Buzz Clik   Jun-09-09 11:14 AM   #25 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-09-09 11:16 AM   #27 
        - Nice.  Buzz Clik   Jun-09-09 11:19 AM   #30 
           - Yes, you pushed the "mindless apologist in the house" button  jgraz   Jun-09-09 01:20 PM   #52 
           - Well played.  Usrename   Jun-10-09 02:31 AM   #86 
           - Hey I don't agree with you  bahrbearian   Jun-10-09 11:23 AM   #104 
     - Tim Russert  Tx4obama   Jun-10-09 02:46 AM   #87 
        - AHAHAHAHAHA  jgraz   Jun-10-09 08:38 AM   #95 
        - Who?  JackRiddler   Jun-11-09 05:38 PM   #110 
     - As long as Rachael keeps telling the truth she will continue to do fine.  avaistheone1   Jun-11-09 10:02 AM   #109 
  - She's supposed to be skeptical of ALL politicians. nt  Captain Hilts   Jun-09-09 10:45 AM   #10 
  - The title of this thread suggests more than simple skepticism.  Buzz Clik   Jun-09-09 10:58 AM   #17 
     - It's a discussion of a specific policy. nt  Captain Hilts   Jun-09-09 11:00 AM   #20 
        - true  Buzz Clik   Jun-09-09 11:15 AM   #26 
  - Why do you instantly deflect? Maddow is not the topic here and you know it.  leeroysphitz   Jun-09-09 08:24 PM   #84 
  - Of course, you have a verified source for that, right?  liberation   Jun-10-09 10:31 AM   #100 
  - Rachel talks about "preventive incarceration" that Obama  Stuart G   Jun-09-09 10:28 AM   #2 
  - boring  Teaser   Jun-09-09 10:28 AM   #3 
  - Thank you for this enlightening comment.  camera obscura   Jun-10-09 10:19 AM   #99 
  - You go girl!  ananda   Jun-09-09 10:29 AM   #5 
  - Go ahead, Rachel!  stillrockin   Jun-09-09 10:31 AM   #7 
  - Very, very sad.  FredStembottom   Jun-09-09 10:38 AM   #8 
  - you might find some insights in this analysis  ima_sinnic   Jun-10-09 05:07 AM   #91 
  - Rachel reminds me of the frustrated jock parent....  ClusterFreak   Jun-09-09 10:49 AM   #13 
  - It's about policy, not personality. nt  Captain Hilts   Jun-09-09 10:54 AM   #15 
  - Obama apologists remind me of Bush apologists. I can't stomach either.  ihavenobias   Jun-09-09 11:56 AM   #46 
  - So Rachel predicts that Obama's policies will play out....  ClusterFreak   Jun-09-09 02:16 PM   #58 
     - No, you spoke of a respected, beloved figure in dismissive terms.  ihavenobias   Jun-09-09 02:21 PM   #59 
        - So I wasn't the "Obama apologist" you were referring to?  ClusterFreak   Jun-09-09 03:21 PM   #64 
           - Yes and no.  ihavenobias   Jun-09-09 05:23 PM   #78 
  - Are you kidding me?  Maat   Jun-09-09 04:19 PM   #69 
     - Your founders also thought it was cool to own slaves.  ClusterFreak   Jun-09-09 04:46 PM   #71 
     - What you've stated is totally irrevelant.  Maat   Jun-09-09 04:48 PM   #74 
        - Slavery is irrelevant?  ClusterFreak   Jun-09-09 05:47 PM   #79 
           - I didn't mean slavery was irrevelant; I meant it was irrevelant to Obama's current actions.  Maat   Jun-09-09 06:16 PM   #80 
              - The projection never ends, does it?  ClusterFreak   Jun-09-09 08:10 PM   #83 
                 - ClusterFreak .....  serbbral   Jun-10-09 09:41 AM   #97 
                 - Thanks!  ClusterFreak   Jun-10-09 11:09 AM   #103 
                 - Indeed... coming up with so many red herrings must be exhausting.  liberation   Jun-10-09 10:39 AM   #102 
                    - Exactly. This has nothing to do with petty personalities and supporting them  balantz   Jun-10-09 11:24 AM   #105 
                    - Wow. You must have extraordinary contortionist's skills....  ClusterFreak   Jun-10-09 05:44 PM   #106 
     - we have not been that country for a long, long time.  tomp   Jun-10-09 07:42 AM   #93 
  - I'm not sure people understand this.  balantz   Jun-09-09 10:52 AM   #14 
  - Get back to us when Obama locks up a teacher as a terrorist.  tridim   Jun-09-09 11:43 AM   #39 
  - O.K., if you don't want to look that far down the road, how about an environmental activist?  balantz   Jun-09-09 11:48 AM   #43 
  - My point is that unfair projection can be just as dangerous as being cautious.  tridim   Jun-09-09 11:53 AM   #45 
     - So why did he give Bush the Power to do that?  bahrbearian   Jun-10-09 07:33 AM   #92 
  - Exactly. Thank you. n/t  ClusterFreak   Jun-09-09 01:40 PM   #54 
  - No. That is absolutely NOT true.  RaleighNCDUer   Jun-09-09 01:07 PM   #51 
  - Please tell me where it says this. n/t  zalinda   Jun-09-09 02:43 PM   #63 
  - Does this mean Padilla ...  followthemoney   Jun-09-09 04:16 PM   #67 
  - False. Only current Gitmo detainees whose status was fucked up by bush  yodermon   Jun-09-09 02:03 PM   #56 
  - The criticism is based on his own words  Coyote_Bandit   Jun-09-09 10:55 AM   #16 
  - All Politicians lie  followthemoney   Jun-09-09 10:59 AM   #18 
  - As DUer Nichomachus said yesterday ...  Captain Hilts   Jun-09-09 11:02 AM   #21 
     - True Dat n/t  followthemoney   Jun-09-09 11:13 AM   #24 
     - I mean, I really like the fact that he is president. But I rip his name off articles about policy  Captain Hilts   Jun-09-09 11:16 AM   #28 
     - Well, that's all fine, but not exactly relevant.  Buzz Clik   Jun-09-09 11:17 AM   #29 
        - Well, that's all fine, but not exactly reverent...  followthemoney   Jun-09-09 11:21 AM   #31 
        - Ouch! nt  Captain Hilts   Jun-09-09 11:26 AM   #33 
        - No. I worded my response carefully.  Buzz Clik   Jun-09-09 11:27 AM   #34 
           - How long would it take you to come to judgment if it was YOUR family?  Usrename   Jun-10-09 02:48 AM   #88 
        - There is a paper trail and official statements in this case. It's not speculation.  Captain Hilts   Jun-09-09 11:25 AM   #32 
           - It's not unusual for people to consider the same evidence and come to different conclusions.  Buzz Clik   Jun-09-09 11:28 AM   #35 
              - I don't really have one on this issue. But I understand why some folks are disappointed. You are  Captain Hilts   Jun-09-09 11:31 AM   #37 
                 - Another misconception. I simply disagree with her analysis.  Buzz Clik   Jun-09-09 11:34 AM   #38 
  - Will the mods please place this video on the front page?  balantz   Jun-09-09 11:06 AM   #22 
  - Those of you who are berating Rachel  zalinda   Jun-09-09 11:06 AM   #23 
  - LOL! Speaking of Bush... anyone who doesn't embrace your opinion is "NOT American"?  Buzz Clik   Jun-09-09 11:29 AM   #36 
  - So you think prolonged detention is okay?  zalinda   Jun-09-09 11:43 AM   #40 
  - Nope. I don't like your argument, either.  Buzz Clik   Jun-09-09 11:45 AM   #41 
     - Then how about  zalinda   Jun-09-09 02:23 PM   #60 
  - actually he said  booley   Jun-09-09 11:50 AM   #44 
  - Who, exactly, is being detained?  RaleighNCDUer   Jun-11-09 09:38 AM   #108 
  - I am stunned at DU members. How many years have we criticized  peacetalksforall   Jun-09-09 11:46 AM   #42 
  - amen! guess it's verboten to criticize ANYTHING obama does -- no matter how bushlike.  nashville_brook   Jun-09-09 12:44 PM   #48 
  - That's not true. No one blindly supported the pro-wall street, pro-deregulation economic team.  ihavenobias   Jun-09-09 02:27 PM   #62 
     - during the campaign Obama himself implored 'the people' to keep his feet to the fire  nashville_brook   Jun-10-09 08:51 AM   #96 
  - I was going to post the same thing - but you've said it so well.  Maat   Jun-09-09 04:15 PM   #66 
  - I always said that I was an Independent who voted Democratic. I always held  peacetalksforall   Jun-09-09 04:40 PM   #70 
     - Hang in there.  Maat   Jun-09-09 04:47 PM   #72 
     - I have the habit of refering to us humble masses as "little people" too.  balantz   Jun-09-09 04:47 PM   #73 
  - +1  waiting for hope   Jun-09-09 06:55 PM   #82 
  - If the government had sufficient evidence to try and convict the detainees,  Beam Me Up   Jun-09-09 12:02 PM   #47 
  - This is called yanking able bodied men off the streets. If we can do it on foreign  peacetalksforall   Jun-09-09 01:38 PM   #53 
  - K & R for viewing later. n/t  truedelphi   Jun-09-09 01:01 PM   #50 
  - I'm confused. Isn't this "Prolonged Detention" scheme only applying to existing Gitmo Detainees?  yodermon   Jun-09-09 01:56 PM   #55 
  - You're not confused. This thread is loaded with intellectually lazy projection.  tridim   Jun-09-09 02:09 PM   #57 
  - Intellectually lazy projection?  Usrename   Jun-10-09 03:21 AM   #90 
  - If the law cannot stop him, what can stop him?  Usrename   Jun-10-09 03:12 AM   #89 
     - reread my post. no new Human Beings on Planet Earth can be "rounded up without charges"  yodermon   Jun-10-09 10:02 AM   #98 
        - That's more crazy talk.  Usrename   Jun-10-09 10:16 PM   #107 
  - In answer to a few posters there are many of us who don't want to see  balantz   Jun-09-09 02:23 PM   #61 
  - I find her assessment CORRECT.  Karenina   Jun-09-09 03:44 PM   #65 
  - Friends like these...  jefferson_dem   Jun-09-09 04:18 PM   #68 
  - She is a journalist, not a "friend"  liberation   Jun-10-09 10:33 AM   #101 
  - Statement of U.S. Senator Russ Feingold on 'Prolonged Detention'  sattahipdeep   Jun-09-09 04:49 PM   #75 
  - Thank you. Feingold nails the argument with that. n/t  balantz   Jun-09-09 04:51 PM   #76 
  - I realize Rachel only has a limited amount of time to cover everything  rep the dems   Jun-09-09 05:09 PM   #77 
  - your job would then be to review the text and get back to us. nt  tomp   Jun-10-09 07:48 AM   #94 
  - Keep telling the TRUTH, Rachel.....  DeSwiss   Jun-09-09 06:19 PM   #81 
  - K&R  pleah   Jun-09-09 08:47 PM   #85 
 

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