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Bake Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-12-07 04:08 PM
Response to Reply #47
49. Where exactly did I say "don't hold them accountable?"
Hell yes hold them accountable. For things THEY CAN CONTROL. WE can't control everything, and all your whining won't make it so.

Bake
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  -RIP "Democratic" Party leftofthedial  Jun-12-07 01:15 PM   #0 
  - No, the DLC is proclaiming that HRC is our Goddess of Redemption ...  ShortnFiery   Jun-12-07 01:18 PM   #1 
  - I'll attend one of her 10,000 dollar a plate  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 01:26 PM   #2 
     - Why not the one she just had for $20.00 admission?  William769   Jun-12-07 03:12 PM   #16 
        - or even that one  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 04:15 PM   #55 
  - Short and true K&R  demnan   Jun-12-07 01:27 PM   #3 
  - Since the party is dead,  zalinda   Jun-12-07 01:55 PM   #4 
  - underground is traditionally where dead things go though, isn't it?  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 02:04 PM   #6 
     - I beg to differ on the statement:  Blue_Roses   Jun-12-07 06:15 PM   #77 
        - both metaphorically work for me  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 07:37 PM   #79 
  - better late then never  mdmc   Jun-12-07 02:01 PM   #5 
  - keep the powder dry!!  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 02:07 PM   #7 
     - then they'll be arguing that it takes 2/3 to override a veto or a filibuster  bigtree   Jun-12-07 02:17 PM   #8 
     - why end the war? no one wants to admit defeat. Big $ is being made  mdmc   Jun-12-07 02:27 PM   #10 
     - You my friend are one reason I love this place  Toots   Jun-12-07 03:52 PM   #32 
     - and pretend it's not talcum powder.  notsodumbhillbilly   Jun-12-07 02:37 PM   #13 
        - Hey - I LOVES me that dry powder that the Dems have been so zealously protecting  kath   Jun-12-07 03:49 PM   #27 
  - Your right - Let's all just give up.  bryant69   Jun-12-07 02:18 PM   #9 
  - underground is where dead things go, isn't it?  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 03:47 PM   #26 
     - Then take your negativity someplace else  brentspeak   Jun-12-07 03:55 PM   #36 
     - all these replies, and not one cogent argument from you  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 04:17 PM   #57 
     - apparently not  leftchick   Jun-12-07 05:28 PM   #71 
     - Woah!  Le Taz Hot   Jun-13-07 08:30 AM   #87 
     - No you blindly reject. That's much better. n/t  bryant69   Jun-13-07 06:43 AM   #86 
  - The fact is that we have a razor-thin majority in the Senate  dbaker41   Jun-12-07 02:30 PM   #11 
  - DUers think that everything should be magically fixed by clicking their heels 3 times.  BlooInBloo   Jun-12-07 02:54 PM   #15 
  - You criticizing me?  lonestarnot   Jun-12-07 03:20 PM   #17 
  - huh? Who *are* you? lolol!  BlooInBloo   Jun-12-07 03:23 PM   #19 
  - what on earth in that post makes you think its about you???  LSK   Jun-12-07 03:25 PM   #21 
     - I'm a fucking DUer! That's what.  lonestarnot   Jun-12-07 03:41 PM   #22 
     - so am I and I am not insulted by it  LSK   Jun-12-07 03:49 PM   #28 
        - You're ok with clicking your heals and wishing it so? hmmmf.  lonestarnot   Jun-12-07 04:01 PM   #42 
           - I didnt interpret the post as to mean ALL DUers  LSK   Jun-12-07 04:03 PM   #46 
              - It says "DUers think..." Which yes they do but not all DUers think in the same manner.  lonestarnot   Jun-12-07 04:44 PM   #67 
     - I don't understand that person. Please make them stop talking to me. lolol!  BlooInBloo   Jun-12-07 03:42 PM   #23 
        - bandwidth waste.  lonestarnot   Jun-12-07 03:44 PM   #24 
           - Sigh. Dare to dream I guess.  BlooInBloo   Jun-12-07 03:46 PM   #25 
  - or--gasp!--standing for something!  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 03:51 PM   #30 
  - we don't have enough votes to pass a purely symbolic vote of no confidence  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 03:50 PM   #29 
     - You are right -- there aren't 60 Democrats. Do you actually have a point?  onenote   Jun-12-07 03:53 PM   #33 
     - Exactly.  brentspeak   Jun-12-07 04:00 PM   #40 
     - no  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 04:01 PM   #43 
     - that's even more illogical than you're earlier statement  onenote   Jun-12-07 04:11 PM   #52 
     - Why is that do you think?  Toots   Jun-12-07 04:25 PM   #63 
        - the great majority of this country DO support and believe in traditional "Democratic" principles  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 04:31 PM   #65 
        - The reason is that most people  Le Taz Hot   Jun-13-07 08:37 AM   #88 
     - Personally, I thought the "no-confidence" resolution was BS anyway  dbaker41   Jun-12-07 03:59 PM   #39 
        - if this latest rationale that "democrats" don't have enough votes for cloture  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 04:04 PM   #47 
        - Where exactly did I say "don't hold them accountable?"  dbaker41   Jun-12-07 04:08 PM   #49 
           - so, as I said above,  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 04:12 PM   #53 
              - We won't have SCOTUS or the fed judiciary for a long time.  dbaker41   Jun-12-07 04:17 PM   #60 
                 - I'd be happy with one principled vote from someone besides Kucinich (and one or two others).  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 04:24 PM   #62 
                    - One Or Two Others?  ProfessorGAC   Jun-13-07 08:56 AM   #92 
        - You're attempting to reason with someone who's simply trying to mess with people  brentspeak   Jun-12-07 04:09 PM   #50 
           - Maybe, but leftofthedial has been here a long time, been rational, too.  dbaker41   Jun-12-07 04:15 PM   #56 
  - .  PeaceNikki   Jun-12-07 02:35 PM   #12 
  - Yeah, and screw the majority of Dems  OnionPatch   Jun-12-07 02:52 PM   #14 
  - I'd settle for voting "our way" just once  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 03:54 PM   #34 
     - I hear ya, but  OnionPatch   Jun-12-07 04:56 PM   #69 
  - What's the opposite of RIP?  donco6   Jun-12-07 03:21 PM   #18 
  - How are bills passed?  LSK   Jun-12-07 03:24 PM   #20 
  - yes, I know  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 03:52 PM   #31 
  - ooooh, i learned that one ...  welshTerrier2   Jun-12-07 03:56 PM   #37 
     - well, you seemed to have described 1994- 2006  LSK   Jun-12-07 04:00 PM   #41 
     - the more things change . . .  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 04:09 PM   #51 
     - your evidence is underwhelming  LSK   Jun-12-07 04:17 PM   #59 
     - well, here's the point  welshTerrier2   Jun-12-07 04:30 PM   #64 
        - the way I look at it, we have 2 options, Dems and Repukes  LSK   Jun-12-07 04:42 PM   #66 
        - a few answers  welshTerrier2   Jun-12-07 05:28 PM   #72 
        - but we don't have two choices  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 06:15 PM   #78 
        - bingo  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 06:05 PM   #76 
     - Exactly Right!  leftchick   Jun-12-07 05:30 PM   #73 
     - LOL!  Le Taz Hot   Jun-13-07 08:42 AM   #89 
  - s/del  brentspeak   Jun-12-07 03:55 PM   #35 
  - "you people" ?  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 03:58 PM   #38 
  - I wouldn't know; I don't listen to Limbaugh.  brentspeak   Jun-12-07 04:02 PM   #44 
  - just because (like limbaugh) you invent a perjorative for the people you disagree with  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 04:08 PM   #48 
     - I expect people here to follow basic protocol when starting threads:  brentspeak   Jun-12-07 04:13 PM   #54 
        - just because you disagree with me does not mean the topic is flamebait  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 04:21 PM   #61 
        - Disagreement is  Le Taz Hot   Jun-13-07 08:47 AM   #90 
  - I don't think Limpballs invented the phrase  dbaker41   Jun-12-07 04:02 PM   #45 
  - Isn't claiming the Democratic party is dead a Limbaugh phrase too?  spoony   Jun-12-07 06:01 PM   #75 
  - Exactly what I was thinking  KingFlorez   Jun-12-07 04:17 PM   #58 
     - And there will be a lot more  Le Taz Hot   Jun-13-07 08:48 AM   #91 
  - Rumors of my demise have been greatly exaggerated.  pinto   Jun-12-07 04:55 PM   #68 
  - but don't expect any actually Democratic votes any time soon  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 05:31 PM   #74 
  - It's the wishywashy corporate Dems  StudentsMustUniteNow   Jun-12-07 05:22 PM   #70 
  - the corporations' big money  leftofthedial   Jun-12-07 07:39 PM   #80 
  - at Least you didn't say democrat party  sniffa   Jun-12-07 07:40 PM   #81 
  - K&R.  Vidar   Jun-12-07 08:30 PM   #82 
  - since 1980 actually  KG   Jun-12-07 08:32 PM   #83 
  - kick and....  unkachuck   Jun-12-07 08:52 PM   #84 
  - We need an opposition party to corporate fascism or we're toast  upi402   Jun-12-07 08:54 PM   #85 
 

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