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ayeshahaqqiqa Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jul-28-07 12:59 PM
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9. I bet it was your position on one issue that made him say that
and it was probably his "pet" issue. Take taxes, for example-you said you hate any kind of taxes. He might be one who was seeing taxation as a way of leveling the playing field between richer and poorer people, and be glad to pay taxes to bring this about.
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  -What defines a "Liberal" Dem or a "Moderate" Dem? davsand  Jul-28-07 11:42 AM   #0 
  - I mostly just dislike being defined by anyone...  saddlesore   Jul-28-07 11:55 AM   #1 
  - To me, a moderate Democrat  liberaldemocrat7   Jul-28-07 01:41 PM   #11 
     - I've been described as a moderate Democrat  LittleClarkie   Jul-29-07 12:54 PM   #25 
  - You sound like a plain old Democrat to me  Steve_DeShazer   Jul-28-07 11:56 AM   #2 
  - Divide and Conquer.  saddlesore   Jul-28-07 12:02 PM   #4 
     - Given the current Presidential Primary races, I agree with you.  davsand   Jul-28-07 12:35 PM   #6 
     - I think that anything that divides the party is detrimental to the overall..  saddlesore   Jul-28-07 01:08 PM   #10 
     - I don't see why labels have to be divisive  hfojvt   Jul-28-07 05:34 PM   # 
        - But if you jump party you are no longer a Dem.  davsand   Jul-28-07 05:43 PM   #21 
        - as a registered Democrat there is no requirement to be lockstep  hfojvt   Jul-28-07 06:05 PM   #22 
        - I sort of think of myself as moderate but I'm not a Clinton or Biden supporter  LittleClarkie   Jul-29-07 01:28 PM   #27 
  - I've never seen two liberals...  ElboRuum   Jul-28-07 11:59 AM   #3 
  - It IS like herding cats, isn't it!  davsand   Jul-28-07 01:54 PM   #12 
     - Cat herding.  ElboRuum   Jul-30-07 10:53 AM   #29 
  - I agree with everything but the taxes  Warpy   Jul-28-07 12:27 PM   #5 
  - When the level of civilization matches the level of taxation I'll be fine with it.  davsand   Jul-28-07 12:41 PM   #7 
  - Kinda like Fox's definition of "Far Left"...  Mugsy   Jul-28-07 12:47 PM   #8 
  - I bet it was your position on one issue that made him say that  ayeshahaqqiqa   Jul-28-07 12:59 PM   #9 
  - let me opine!  mdmc   Jul-28-07 02:44 PM   #13 
  - Maybe I should have stated it that I hate to see my taxes increase with no returns.  davsand   Jul-28-07 05:28 PM   #18 
     - those taxes are the worst my friend  mdmc   Jul-29-07 11:48 AM   #24 
  - My guess is that for this guy "liberal" is the good word & "moderate" the bad word.  Pyrzqxgl   Jul-28-07 05:10 PM   #14 
  - How Are You Going To Build And Maintain A Safety Net If You Hate Taxes  DemocratSinceBirth   Jul-28-07 05:12 PM   #15 
  - I agree with you. See my post # 18.  davsand   Jul-28-07 05:29 PM   #19 
  - Sounds like you're a democrat--the hell with liberal or moderate  book_worm   Jul-28-07 05:17 PM   #16 
  - As a Democrat among progressives, I sometimes feel like just BEING a Dem makes you Moderate  LittleClarkie   Jul-29-07 01:00 PM   #26 
  - I do.  Orsino   Jul-28-07 05:18 PM   #17 
  - Nice to see somebody take the rap for it, Orsino!  davsand   Jul-28-07 05:34 PM   #20 
     - I don't use fear of Big Government as an excuse...  Orsino   Jul-28-07 06:07 PM   #23 
  - Neocons define us and we let them???  pwb   Jul-29-07 01:32 PM   #28 
 

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