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Algorem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-03-07 09:14 AM
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57. "...had trouble capturing the crowd's attention, asking people in the back
if they could hear him, because he could hear them. As Kucinich spoke, Clinton volunteers distributed "Hillary for President" placards to the audience to be waved during her address...

"My speech wasn't a rah rah speech," Kucinich said."It was intended to reach people's hearts and I think I did that. By humanizing war, it enables people to see the nature of the tragedy. We have to stop funds for the war."

This weekend, Kucinich will press his presidential campaign in Maine and New Hampshire. He claims a network of 70,000 volunteers around the country.

"We have a very powerful grassroots organization that's as strong as anyone's," Kucinich said...

http://www.cleveland.com/weblogs/openers/index.ssf?/mtl...

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  -Gee, Dennis Kucinich sounds like a, well, real Democrat.... marmar  Feb-02-07 10:41 AM   #0 
  - He's more effective when he's not emotional or loud...  kentuck   Feb-02-07 10:42 AM   #1 
  - Watch the press hype.  cyclezealot   Feb-02-07 10:59 AM   #15 
  - I prefer emotion to cool dispassion, however brilliant.  WinkyDink   Feb-02-07 11:02 AM   #17 
  - So, so true...  ourvoicescount   Feb-02-07 11:24 AM   #19 
  - Oh that's right. Screw the message for the "presentation,"  lonestarnot   Feb-03-07 07:31 AM   #53 
  - This is very moving  eleny   Feb-02-07 10:42 AM   #2 
  - the story about Lebanon actually brought tears to my eyes  w8liftinglady   Feb-02-07 10:44 AM   #3 
     - Me too....  marmar   Feb-02-07 10:48 AM   #5 
     - And me, too  eleny   Feb-02-07 10:56 AM   #12 
     - What did he say?  Mandate My Ass   Feb-02-07 10:52 AM   #8 
     - He talked about a trip he and his wife took after the Israel-Lebanon conflict...  marmar   Feb-02-07 10:55 AM   #10 
        - He even went to Palestine. Man has courage.  Tom Joad   Feb-02-07 10:58 AM   #13 
        - That is heartbreaking  Mandate My Ass   Feb-02-07 10:58 AM   #14 
           - Pictures from Lebanon  Luckyduck   Feb-02-07 04:10 PM   #23 
     - Me too  Beaverhausen   Feb-02-07 11:26 AM   #20 
  - Edwards and Kucinich this morning really got it done.  Old Crusoe   Feb-02-07 10:46 AM   #4 
  - The messages that the Democratic Party candidate needs to carry forward.  Skidmore   Feb-02-07 10:51 AM   #7 
  - I hear you loud and clear.  Old Crusoe   Feb-02-07 10:53 AM   #9 
     - We need a candidate who makes us proud of our party  Luckyduck   Feb-02-07 02:05 PM   #22 
  - Kucinich, of course, but Edwards changes his positions to  Clark2008   Feb-03-07 09:31 AM   #60 
  - Dennis is always 'real'  donsu   Feb-02-07 10:50 AM   #6 
  - yep  mikelgb   Feb-02-07 10:55 AM   #11 
  - totally agree  lesab   Feb-02-07 11:01 AM   #16 
  - But is he articulate?  treestar   Feb-02-07 11:03 AM   #18 
  - Showered? Shaved? Deodorant?  greyhound1966   Feb-03-07 12:44 AM   #47 
  - clean??? Articulate????  blondie58   Feb-03-07 01:46 AM   #50 
  - enthralling is more like it.  cyclezealot   Feb-04-07 06:58 AM   #69 
  - He IS a real democrat  Luckyduck   Feb-02-07 11:51 AM   #21 
  - Anybody have a link to video?  goodhue   Feb-02-07 04:20 PM   #24 
  - some video here  goodhue   Feb-02-07 06:04 PM   #37 
     - But I'd like to see the enitre DNC speech  goodhue   Feb-02-07 06:08 PM   #38 
  - You mean a "good" Democrat. A "real" Democrat is something else - unfortunately.  kerry-is-my-prez   Feb-02-07 04:22 PM   #25 
  - Real Democrats talk about more than war. Real Democrats put as much  bobbolink   Feb-02-07 05:13 PM   #26 
  - Oh brother  AnOhioan   Feb-02-07 05:17 PM   #27 
  - Thank you for proving exactly what I was talking about.  bobbolink   Feb-02-07 05:19 PM   #28 
     - Where did I call you a name??  AnOhioan   Feb-02-07 05:23 PM   #29 
        - Yes, you did. Your snark PROVES exactly what I posted about.  bobbolink   Feb-02-07 05:33 PM   #30 
           - DK has always supported the poor and working class.....  AnOhioan   Feb-02-07 05:36 PM   #31 
           - He DROPPED it from his campaign!!  bobbolink   Feb-02-07 05:42 PM   #32 
              - Sorry you felt offended  AnOhioan   Feb-02-07 05:44 PM   #33 
              - He did?  mondo joe   Feb-02-07 06:00 PM   #36 
              - What are you talking about?  Lydia Leftcoast   Feb-03-07 09:21 AM   #58 
           - A guy who lived in a car as a kid doesn't empathize with the poor?  eridani   Feb-03-07 12:39 AM   #45 
  - Real Democrats talk about more than war.  LWolf   Feb-02-07 05:56 PM   #35 
  - Got a link? n/t  John Q. Citizen   Feb-02-07 10:37 PM   #43 
  - Might his effort in one really help the other?  ISUGRADIA   Feb-03-07 09:32 AM   #61 
  - that's crazy.  cyclezealot   Feb-04-07 07:02 AM   #70 
  - Did anyone see Tucker interview him about Dept. of Peace?  KoKo01   Feb-02-07 05:47 PM   #34 
  - Kick...because it was a good interview..and Kucinich comes off as PRESIDENTIAL!  KoKo01   Feb-02-07 06:47 PM   #39 
     - Do you have the video?  Luckyduck   Feb-02-07 07:42 PM   #40 
        - I'll try to dig it up off MSNBC...and post tomorrow...!  KoKo01   Feb-02-07 07:52 PM   #42 
  - Dennis gives a brilliant answer to my question about Peak Oil.  robertpaulsen   Feb-02-07 07:45 PM   #41 
  - thank you for speaking up here  dweller   Feb-03-07 12:57 AM   #48 
  - Dennis Kucinich continues to work for the poor.  DemBones DemBones   Feb-03-07 12:28 AM   #44 
  - winning them over...one at a time. welcome aboard  burythehatchet   Feb-03-07 12:41 AM   #46 
  - And his wife is hot.  Progs Rock   Feb-03-07 01:17 AM   #49 
  - I am sick to death  lwfern   Feb-03-07 08:17 AM   #56 
     - What makes you think I'm rating her sexual appeal and not her personality?  Progs Rock   Feb-04-07 01:53 AM   #66 
  - The LieberDems May Be Sorry They Started the Process So Early  Senator   Feb-03-07 01:46 AM   #51 
  - As a poor person...  Scott Neelan   Feb-03-07 03:38 AM   #52 
  - Ahh Scott... truer words have never been spoken  BushDespiser12   Feb-04-07 02:21 AM   #67 
  - Yes. The real deal is running  mdmc   Feb-03-07 07:37 AM   #54 
  - Then volunteer for him and work hard  mmonk   Feb-03-07 07:37 AM   #55 
  - "...had trouble capturing the crowd's attention, asking people in the back  Algorem   Feb-03-07 09:14 AM   #57 
  - Real polite of the Clinton volunteers to be distributing placards  Lydia Leftcoast   Feb-03-07 09:25 AM   #59 
  - wow, Hillary sucks!  Luckyduck   Feb-03-07 12:08 PM   #64 
  - I hate that Dennis doesn't have a real shot  hyde   Feb-03-07 10:04 AM   #62 
  - People only have a shot if you give them one.  mmonk   Feb-03-07 10:07 AM   #63 
     - Dennis has more than a shot of getting my support.  hyde   Feb-03-07 05:34 PM   #65 
  - he is a real Democrat  leftofthedial   Feb-04-07 02:34 AM   #68 
  - Found the video on yourtube  Luckyduck   Feb-04-07 10:21 PM   #71 
 

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