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mzmolly Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-16-07 10:56 PM
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106. Thanks for the great news Babylonsister.
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  -BREAKING: Reid To Force All-Night Filibuster On Iraq Withdrawal babylonsister  Jul-16-07 01:43 PM   #0 
  - Pack yer' jammies somebeeotches!  xultar   Jul-16-07 01:43 PM   #1 
  - Don't forget your diapers too.  Sentinel Chicken   Jul-16-07 01:53 PM   #14 
  - LOL nt  ooglymoogly   Jul-16-07 08:14 PM   #96 
  - HaHa!!!  emilyg   Jul-16-07 11:32 PM   #122 
  - xultar, you made me lol  Lex   Jul-16-07 02:15 PM   #39 
  - LOL  mzmolly   Jul-16-07 10:55 PM   #105 
  - Let's put itching powder in Mc Cain's sleeping bag!  ronnykmarshall   Jul-17-07 01:34 PM   #177 
  - What happens after Tuesday? n/t  trashcanistanista   Jul-16-07 01:44 PM   #2 
  - I would suspect they will be turning to Contempt of Congress  Texas Explorer   Jul-16-07 02:00 PM   #29 
     - That's in the House, though. nt  blondeatlast   Jul-16-07 02:05 PM   #36 
  - See Jim Webb  Botany   Jul-16-07 01:44 PM   #3 
  - the wheels they are a turning. I wonder if the Reid haters will even acknowledge this.  LeviathanCrumbling   Jul-16-07 01:45 PM   #4 
  - I think that a lot of folks will wait and see. There have been too many  Dhalgren   Jul-16-07 02:24 PM   #42 
  - I agree if he blinks that is bad, but I think he has to get some credit too  LeviathanCrumbling   Jul-16-07 02:34 PM   #45 
  - That's what gets me banging my head on the wall. The Democrats  Dhalgren   Jul-16-07 02:39 PM   #48 
  - Exactly....  jmauller   Jul-16-07 03:38 PM   # 
  - No one here "hates"  Le Taz Hot   Jul-17-07 08:14 AM   #142 
     - I'll second that...  Jeff In Milwaukee   Jul-17-07 08:28 AM   #144 
  - Somehow I don't think that's gonna happen. Too much disappointments lately. nt  thereismore   Jul-16-07 01:46 PM   #5 
  - I really, really, wanna believe this.  trashcanistanista   Jul-16-07 01:48 PM   #8 
  - the republick party pisses and moans when the democratic party threatens to filibuster --  xchrom   Jul-16-07 01:46 PM   #6 
  - It Is the Repiggies Who Are Filibustering. Reid Is Forcing Them to Do It the Old-Fashioned Way  AndyTiedye   Jul-16-07 01:56 PM   #24 
     - How can they filibuster, Reid has left them speechless ! ahahahaha ! nt  EVDebs   Jul-16-07 05:32 PM   #71 
     - Can you or someone explain to me exactly how the Repubs are filibustering  Maraya1969   Jul-16-07 06:39 PM   #84 
        - They are refusing to invoke cloture  MiniMe   Jul-16-07 07:38 PM   #92 
        - We Need 60 Votes To End Debate: Known as "Cloture"  AndyTiedye   Jul-16-07 08:00 PM   #94 
           - Didn't Strom Thurmand block the Civil Rights Act once with a real fililbuster?  krispos42   Jul-17-07 03:04 AM   #132 
  - Give 'em hell, Harry! n/t  cynatnite   Jul-16-07 01:47 PM   #7 
  - And another!  wicket   Jul-16-07 01:49 PM   #10 
  - This should be called an "anti-filibuster", or filibuster-buster. nt  thereismore   Jul-16-07 01:48 PM   #9 
  - Will the Senate be on lockdown?  trashcanistanista   Jul-16-07 01:50 PM   #11 
     - they will actually get pizza  bigtree   Jul-16-07 01:51 PM   #12 
        - The smokers will break down first.  trashcanistanista   Jul-16-07 01:53 PM   #16 
        - hummmm .... then the sex addicts.  trashcanistanista   Jul-16-07 01:55 PM   #22 
        - LOL  Forkboy   Jul-16-07 01:58 PM   #27 
        - Do diaper changes count as sex?  tridim   Jul-16-07 02:01 PM   #32 
        - Yes! do you even have to ask?  trashcanistanista   Jul-16-07 02:07 PM   #37 
           - Right, but at what age does it become sex?  tridim   Jul-16-07 03:30 PM   #56 
              - It's only sex if your a rethug  trashcanistanista   Jul-16-07 04:45 PM   #67 
        - that'll (purportedly) eliminate Norm Coleman pretty quickly  northernsoul   Jul-16-07 03:47 PM   #62 
        - Well, to my understanding they still can still send "sexy" text messages from the senate floor?  mzmolly   Jul-16-07 11:01 PM   #110 
        - Buy a few boxes of Commit Lozenges Harry. They'll be fine. nt  tridim   Jul-16-07 02:01 PM   #31 
        - And repuke diapers - for those so inclined...  TankLV   Jul-16-07 10:28 PM   #102 
  - MSNBC just confirmed, compared to Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, though  babylonsister   Jul-16-07 01:53 PM   #13 
  - Bout time  eagler   Jul-16-07 01:53 PM   #15 
  - Give 'em hell, Harry!  wryter2000   Jul-16-07 01:54 PM   #17 
  - Yes. Yes. Yes. nt  blondeatlast   Jul-16-07 01:54 PM   #18 
  - Turn off the AC, Harry!  npincus   Jul-16-07 01:54 PM   #19 
  - Better yet, turn on the heat in the room!  trashcanistanista   Jul-16-07 01:57 PM   #26 
  - Suddenly that Vitter guy is going to look like a fucking Prophet  DS1   Jul-16-07 01:54 PM   #20 
  - Or wading it out... nt  blondeatlast   Jul-16-07 02:01 PM   #30 
  - Good  blogslut   Jul-16-07 01:55 PM   #21 
  - Thank God! n/t  whereismyparty   Jul-16-07 01:55 PM   #23 
  - Help me out, here. How do you filibuster your own bill?  King Coal   Jul-16-07 01:57 PM   #25 
  - It's a filibuster of the republican filibuster  bigtree   Jul-16-07 02:02 PM   #33 
  - It's actually an anti-filibuster move so the rethugs  trashcanistanista   Jul-16-07 02:02 PM   #34 
  - I believe it's the Republicans that will filibuster  Blue_In_AK   Jul-16-07 02:03 PM   #35 
  - He's forcing a filli.  mzmolly   Jul-16-07 11:06 PM   #113 
  - Good for him.  Forkboy   Jul-16-07 01:59 PM   #28 
  - Applause. n/t  quiet.american   Jul-16-07 02:14 PM   #38 
  - Seriously, someone tell me how this will help?  spotbird   Jul-16-07 02:19 PM   #40 
  - I see how it can help a lot of people politically, including pugs and the WH. nt  wiggs   Jul-16-07 02:22 PM   #41 
  - Chickenshit bullshit!  Jim Sagle   Jul-16-07 07:10 PM   #87 
  - Picture it  blogslut   Jul-16-07 02:27 PM   #43 
  - They'll read the phone book,  spotbird   Jul-16-07 02:31 PM   #44 
     - This isn't exactly the classic filibuster  blogslut   Jul-16-07 02:36 PM   #46 
     - It's the hair of the dog that bit them--the drunken power they used  blondeatlast   Jul-16-07 02:42 PM   #50 
     - media images  itsjustme   Jul-16-07 02:47 PM   #51 
     - I smell a terror alert coming on....  OzarkDem   Jul-16-07 07:13 PM   #88 
     - It draws the lines  kenfrequed   Jul-17-07 12:33 PM   #162 
     - It is meant to force them to vote on the bill before them. They are  jwirr   Jul-16-07 10:35 PM   #103 
     - It won't but it's red meat for a population that would prefer impeachment.  John Q. Citizen   Jul-17-07 02:12 AM   #130 
     - Watch the media buzz....listen to the freepers cry foul! The out cry  0007   Jul-17-07 12:49 PM   #166 
  - It will force the Repugs to go on record as supporters of this  annabanana   Jul-16-07 07:37 PM   #91 
  - The Repubs will have to actively debate  krispos42   Jul-17-07 03:19 AM   #134 
  - Republicans love overtime  ThoughtCriminal   Jul-16-07 02:39 PM   #47 
  - But poor clock mgt has left them with over 18 months to run out the clock, way too much time.....nt  EVDebs   Jul-16-07 05:34 PM   #73 
  - They'll cry like little wimps for just the thought of actually having  B Calm   Jul-16-07 10:14 PM   #100 
  - I smell a terror alert coming.  Marr   Jul-16-07 02:40 PM   #49 
  - L.O.L.  mdelaguna2000   Jul-16-07 03:40 PM   #60 
  - or envelopes with white powder that's not the usual coke  pokercat999   Jul-16-07 05:35 PM   #74 
  - Or possible a package of anthrax to the senate building.  neuvocat   Jul-16-07 06:32 PM   #82 
  - Well su prize su prize su prize!  lonestarnot   Jul-16-07 02:48 PM   #52 
  - Oh Great! Vitter gets to wear his allnighter diapers again!!  Major Hogwash   Jul-16-07 02:49 PM   #53 
  - I keep reading posts about his diapers  goclark   Jul-17-07 01:03 AM   #128 
     - Well...  spinbaby   Jul-17-07 05:55 AM   #136 
        - You mean the family values Senator  goclark   Jul-17-07 11:25 AM   #158 
           - and he  connecticut yankee   Jul-17-07 12:02 PM   # 
  - I've been waiting for this.  no_hypocrisy   Jul-16-07 02:58 PM   #54 
  - Love that Reid's shoving "up or down" right back at them  suffragette   Jul-16-07 03:24 PM   #55 
  - Harry Reid is the WORST Senator EVER!!! (whinewhinewhine)  BlooInBloo   Jul-16-07 03:31 PM   #57 
  - oh and you know that these SOB repigs will be whining their  alyce douglas   Jul-17-07 01:04 PM   #170 
  - Enough is Enough  Juan_de_la_Dem   Jul-16-07 03:34 PM   #58 
  - July 13 Iraqi Police Fire on U.S. Soldiers! Al Maliki says we can go home!  DianaForRussFeingold   Jul-16-07 03:38 PM   #59 
  - K & R n/t  knowledgeispwr   Jul-16-07 03:45 PM   #61 
  - I'm just wild about Harry!!!!  FitzmasAgain   Jul-16-07 04:22 PM   #63 
  - make them sign on the fucking line, Harry  spanone   Jul-16-07 04:27 PM   #64 
  - or send the Sargent of Arms to arrest them I thought I heard that  alyce douglas   Jul-17-07 01:07 PM   #173 
  - Good. Now, what is going to happen in the House if  rateyes   Jul-16-07 04:34 PM   #65 
  - Right...after they passed the Lieberman Amendment to Continue War to Iran...  KoKo01   Jul-16-07 04:36 PM   #66 
  - Get the Popcorn out.....  flying_wahini   Jul-16-07 04:52 PM   #68 
  - Go Reid  Flabbergasted   Jul-16-07 04:58 PM   #69 
  - Sending the GOP off to bed without their supper, eh ? nt  EVDebs   Jul-16-07 05:30 PM   #70 
  - Guess the repukes better dial up their escort services  rainbow4321   Jul-16-07 05:33 PM   #72 
  - ..........  alyce douglas   Jul-17-07 01:15 PM   #175 
  - Do I understand this correctly?  Inuca   Jul-16-07 05:41 PM   #75 
  - I believe that the full debate is 30 hours, it is in the Senate rules  MiniMe   Jul-16-07 07:44 PM   #93 
  - Reid is showing that he's got some balls n/t  Joey Liberal   Jul-16-07 05:41 PM   #76 
  - Go get 'em Harry!  southern_belle   Jul-16-07 05:53 PM   #77 
  - YES!  Joanne98   Jul-16-07 06:10 PM   #78 
  - Whoo Hooooo! K and R  ClayZ   Jul-16-07 06:16 PM   #79 
  - Our troops are up all night and in peril. Good for Senator Reid. It's about time.  David Zephyr   Jul-16-07 06:17 PM   #80 
  - for real?! Wha?  FLDem5   Jul-16-07 06:23 PM   #81 
  - It takes 60 votes to invoke cloture, and one vote to defeat it.  tritsofme   Jul-16-07 06:35 PM   #83 
  - Excellent news  Jacobin   Jul-16-07 06:59 PM   #85 
  - K/R nt  Miss Chybil   Jul-16-07 07:10 PM   #86 
  - An all night filibuster?  jonnyra   Jul-16-07 07:31 PM   #89 
  - get your pitchfork  frogcycle   Jul-17-07 07:34 AM   #141 
     - Kudos to you for rolling a reference to "the French" and the words asparagus, hugh,  jean   Jul-17-07 09:15 AM   #148 
  - This should improve Congress's approval numbers. . . . . !. . n/t  annabanana   Jul-16-07 07:34 PM   #90 
  - i'll sure as hell be watching tomorrow! glad to hear this. n/t  orleans   Jul-16-07 08:13 PM   #95 
  - Aside from this political theater, what exactly does the proposed legislation say???  Seabiscuit   Jul-16-07 09:38 PM   #97 
  - EXACTLY- Political theatre.  BeHereNow   Jul-16-07 09:40 PM   #98 
  - Gosh, I remember people calling for Dems to filibuster over this n that weekly.  mzmolly   Jul-16-07 10:59 PM   #109 
     - Sorry, Iv'e got to take the "wait and see" what it accomplishes side of the gallery  BeHereNow   Jul-16-07 11:03 PM   #111 
        - I understand. Not trying to be hard on YOU at all Beherenow.  mzmolly   Jul-16-07 11:05 PM   #112 
           - I don't take it personally- it's just that I couldn't help notice this thread:  BeHereNow   Jul-16-07 11:09 PM   #114 
              - If it's any consolation John Nichols of the Nation is encouraged by this move.  mzmolly   Jul-16-07 11:12 PM   #116 
  - What it says tomorrow is that R's don't support getting out of Iraq.  mzmolly   Jul-16-07 10:57 PM   #107 
     - While dems vote to attack Iran!  BeHereNow   Jul-16-07 11:11 PM   #115 
        - I'm sorry I don't consider the author of that piece to be very credible.  mzmolly   Jul-16-07 11:13 PM   #117 
           - How about Seymour Hersh, Scott Ritter and the recent Guardian article?  BeHereNow   Jul-16-07 11:18 PM   #118 
              - They fear Cheney is pressing for an attack, that doesn't mean Democrats support one.  mzmolly   Jul-16-07 11:18 PM   #119 
                 - Oh, and they just happened to remove this from their bill on spending....  BeHereNow   Jul-16-07 11:26 PM   #120 
                    - That was in March. But,  mzmolly   Jul-16-07 11:32 PM   #123 
                       - A stiff drink will help-  BeHereNow   Jul-16-07 11:36 PM   #125 
                       - I sure hope you're right, mzmolly. n/t  redqueen   Jul-17-07 09:45 AM   #151 
                          - I do too redqueen. I just can't imagine taking the bait again?  mzmolly   Jul-17-07 11:52 AM   #159 
                             - I don't think it's bait.  redqueen   Jul-17-07 12:29 PM   #161 
                             - I think if they knew, they must have known history would prove them ignorant?  mzmolly   Jul-17-07 12:42 PM   #165 
                                - No doubt... time to end it.  redqueen   Jul-17-07 12:55 PM   #167 
                                   - My only concern is another LIHOP.  mzmolly   Jul-17-07 01:05 PM   #171 
                                      - Once again, I hope you're right!  redqueen   Jul-17-07 01:11 PM   #174 
                             - unless cheney has something up his sleeve like Israel will attack  alyce douglas   Jul-17-07 01:22 PM   #176 
  - Procedurally, how would that work?  Chichiri   Jul-16-07 09:50 PM   #99 
  - You mean they are actually going to try to get something done?  Jillian   Jul-16-07 10:26 PM   #101 
  - I love all night debate  HughMoran   Jul-16-07 10:49 PM   #104 
  - Thanks for the great news Babylonsister.  mzmolly   Jul-16-07 10:56 PM   #106 
  - Finally! Now we're getting somewhere. n/t  mountainvue   Jul-16-07 10:59 PM   #108 
  - Kick  sfexpat2000   Jul-16-07 11:31 PM   # 
  - Good move. But it has to go on as long as it takes  Strawman   Jul-16-07 11:31 PM   #121 
  - It's way, way past time to play hardball.  calteacherguy   Jul-16-07 11:34 PM   #124 
  - Too little too late  nebula   Jul-17-07 01:02 AM   #126 
  - How could this have been done years ago?  Lone_Star_Dem   Jul-17-07 03:19 AM   #133 
  - Whan was the last time the Dems had a majority? The utter ignorance of civics  blondeatlast   Jul-17-07 08:36 AM   #147 
  - A year ago he was not majority leader  Botany   Jul-17-07 10:18 AM   #156 
  - Finally!  hawkowl88   Jul-17-07 01:03 AM   #127 
  - This should be interesting...  BEZERKO   Jul-17-07 01:27 AM   #129 
  - recommended  Bozita   Jul-17-07 02:22 AM   #131 
  - I hope this pays off, but not holding my breath  sampsonblk   Jul-17-07 03:31 AM   #135 
  - How many sleepless nights  InsultComicDog   Jul-17-07 06:17 AM   #137 
  - They should schedule it over a weekend  MiniMe   Jul-17-07 06:19 AM   #138 
  - SUGGESTION FOR FILIBUSTERING MATERIAL  InsultComicDog   Jul-17-07 06:23 AM   #139 
  - I think they should read the Patriot Act - it is 800 pages long  LynneSin   Jul-17-07 09:51 AM   #153 
  - How can people not balieve in evolution?  Dragonbreathp9d   Jul-17-07 06:30 AM   #140 
  - BREAKING NEWS: DEMS GROW A PAIR!!  Jeff In Milwaukee   Jul-17-07 08:25 AM   #143 
  - As long as the Repukes are going to obstruct, Reid should force  pdxmom   Jul-17-07 08:30 AM   #145 
  - GIVE EM HELL HARRY  cullen2382   Jul-17-07 08:34 AM   #146 
  - Give 'em your usual tiny bit o' freeze-dried heck, Harry!  Voltaire99   Jul-17-07 09:34 AM   #149 
  - FINALLY!  redqueen   Jul-17-07 09:38 AM   #150 
  - Only chickenshits would filibuster this bill  LynneSin   Jul-17-07 09:49 AM   #152 
  - It's about time  connecticut yankee   Jul-17-07 10:00 AM   #154 
  - Good morning....  halobeam   Jul-17-07 10:02 AM   #155 
  - You can have all the little filibusters you want, go ahead & knock  The_Casual_Observer   Jul-17-07 10:34 AM   #157 
  - Let the dog and pony show begin!  farmhand   Jul-17-07 12:02 PM   #160 
  - Sign Reid's petition  cullen2382   Jul-17-07 12:33 PM   #163 
  - This is nothing more then political theatre!  mdmc   Jul-17-07 12:34 PM   #164 
  - LOL!  Swamp Rat   Jul-17-07 01:06 PM   #172 
  - let's call our Senators and tell them we are watching them  alyce douglas   Jul-17-07 12:59 PM   #168 
  - Terrorists alerts go sky high anytime the Democrats try to do something! Is it...  democratdoug   Jul-17-07 01:00 PM   #169 
 

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