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cureautismnow Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-04-07 10:01 AM
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38. Can you imagine the Repukes giving Clinton this power?
I can't. :grr:
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  -Just woke up....Democrats Caved. Game Over. spanone  Aug-04-07 08:00 AM   #0 
  - I like to hear Sen Web's comment on this. Lots of Dems went with this.  kansasblue   Aug-04-07 08:03 AM   #1 
  - He has no press release about this.  rodeodance   Aug-04-07 11:57 AM   #68 
  - That's just it - it's not a game. Lives are at stake  Solly Mack   Aug-04-07 08:03 AM   #2 
  - Game over, when are we all going to "get it"?  Decruiter   Aug-04-07 08:06 AM   #3 
  - It wouldn't "be over" if 9/11 and Pre-War Intel & Election Fraud Investigations were opened. nt  tiptoe   Aug-05-07 02:42 AM   #106 
  - just an expression, it's certainly NOT a game. Civil Liberties Over.  spanone   Aug-04-07 08:06 AM   #4 
  - I know you know that, spanone..and I know it's just an figure of speech  Solly Mack   Aug-04-07 08:07 AM   #5 
  - "It does contain the six-month sunset that we insisted upon, and that gives us an immediate...  tiptoe   Aug-05-07 03:11 AM   #108 
  - I'm in agreement  G_j   Aug-04-07 08:13 AM   #8 
  - The system is too broken to be fixed: the corruption and venality just run too deep  indepat   Aug-04-07 08:45 AM   #15 
     - I don't know if it is too broken, I think we just don't have the will  debbierlus   Aug-04-07 10:46 AM   #51 
  - A few months ago..  sendero   Aug-04-07 08:09 AM   #6 
  - Amen.....I am so fucking sick of these assholes  Nimrod2005   Aug-04-07 08:51 AM   #18 
  - i feel sort of the same  barbtries   Aug-04-07 10:24 AM   #39 
  - They are corporatists, not representatives of the people  debbierlus   Aug-04-07 10:43 AM   #50 
  - The new party, we shall call them the  sarcasmo   Aug-04-07 03:13 PM   #83 
  - I'm already mostly gone.  Ladyhawk   Aug-05-07 02:31 AM   #105 
  - Bloody centrists  UKProPeace   Aug-04-07 08:11 AM   #7 
  - Welcome to DU! It is so nice to see someone new at DU who  rzemanfl   Aug-04-07 08:14 AM   #9 
  - Thanks rze, and hi....I think I do get what you've said eom  UKProPeace   Aug-04-07 08:28 AM   #10 
  - i've been here for a couple years, i think,  barbtries   Aug-04-07 10:26 AM   #41 
     - I was saying troll without saying troll. n/t  rzemanfl   Aug-04-07 10:51 AM   #55 
        - ok, thanks!  barbtries   Aug-04-07 11:08 AM   #58 
           - I wore the grooves off of an old 78 rpm record of "The Three  rzemanfl   Aug-04-07 03:01 PM   #81 
  - Thanks for the insight  OzarkDem   Aug-04-07 08:39 AM   #12 
  - Hi and thanks Ozark  UKProPeace   Aug-04-07 12:05 PM   #72 
     - How did you folks deal with them?  OzarkDem   Aug-04-07 01:12 PM   #77 
        - Oh there are still some in place Ozark...  UKProPeace   Aug-05-07 06:22 AM   #109 
  - Welcome to DU! n/t  tblue37   Aug-04-07 10:28 AM   #44 
  - Thanks tblue  UKProPeace   Aug-04-07 12:05 PM   #73 
  - "Centrists" are the PR arm of the totalitarians.  rucky   Aug-04-07 11:15 AM   #62 
     - Yep, certainly seems to be the case rucky eom  UKProPeace   Aug-04-07 12:06 PM   #74 
     - Yes. eom  OmmmSweetOmmm   Aug-04-07 03:33 PM   #86 
     - knr your post  cosmicdot   Aug-04-07 08:13 PM   #98 
  - Do we have a list of Dems who voted for the bill?  rjones2818   Aug-04-07 08:37 AM   #11 
  - There is another thread that lists them in GD  Zodiak Ironfist   Aug-04-07 08:51 AM   #17 
     - Thanks!  rjones2818   Aug-04-07 07:40 PM   #97 
  - what will happen in the House?  bigtree   Aug-04-07 08:42 AM   #13 
  - I am beginning to feel like the American people are just  citizen_jane   Aug-04-07 08:42 AM   #14 
  - Do we have a list of these mother fuckers Democrats who voted for it?  Nimrod2005   Aug-04-07 08:50 AM   #16 
  - can't find it.  spanone   Aug-04-07 08:53 AM   #19 
     - Here:  ProSense   Aug-04-07 08:56 AM   #20 
        - thank you! Feinstien? Webb? Bayh? Jesus......  spanone   Aug-04-07 08:58 AM   #21 
        - Mikulski?!?!  kath   Aug-04-07 11:16 AM   #64 
        - Casey, of course  Mandate My Ass   Aug-04-07 09:18 AM   #32 
        - here is list:  flyarm   Aug-04-07 12:09 PM   #75 
  - A MINORITY OF DEMOCRATS on a TEMPORARY MEASURE.  mzmolly   Aug-04-07 08:58 AM   #22 
  - Here is a description of the temporary measure  ProSense   Aug-04-07 09:02 AM   #25 
  - Hold those who voted for the temporary bill in the LIHOP enviroment in which we live  mzmolly   Aug-04-07 01:13 PM   #78 
  - 16 is a lot of votes to overcome.........  spanone   Aug-04-07 09:04 AM   #26 
  - No, 28 didn't cave in. The vote was 60-28. 16 Democrats caved in. What was worse  OmmmSweetOmmm   Aug-04-07 09:16 AM   #30 
  - Then hold those who voted for the bill accountable if you wish. But stop  mzmolly   Aug-04-07 01:11 PM   #76 
     - Can You Explain To Me Why The House Suspended The Rules And Allowed  OmmmSweetOmmm   Aug-04-07 02:33 PM   #79 
        - I have no idea.  mzmolly   Aug-04-07 02:40 PM   #80 
           - Thanks for the link but I've looked at the Senate Roll Call every which way.  OmmmSweetOmmm   Aug-04-07 03:09 PM   #82 
              - Actually I would say this to you as well:  mzmolly   Aug-04-07 03:56 PM   #90 
              - There is Grand Scripted Theater going on in the House. Quite a show.  OmmmSweetOmmm   Aug-04-07 04:11 PM   #91 
              - You're post is SO spot on, there's not much I could add  Terri S   Aug-04-07 04:12 PM   #92 
                 - i have whole bunch of bobble head dolls in the basement i think i am going to rename them  flyarm   Aug-04-07 05:20 PM   #95 
                 - Thank you Terri for getting it. And yes, this is the worst time I remember during my lifetime.  OmmmSweetOmmm   Aug-04-07 06:27 PM   #96 
  - Yeah like how the Patriot Act was only temporary.  Beelzebud   Aug-04-07 10:27 AM   #42 
  - temporary.... uprecedented authority to the AG.... there's no excuse for this  bettyellen   Aug-04-07 11:20 AM   #65 
  - The Emergency Measures are always 'temporary'  Warren Stupidity   Aug-04-07 12:02 PM   #70 
  - Bush had to get them to give him a bill  A wise Man   Aug-04-07 08:58 AM   #23 
  - Bingo!!!!!! Just like the MCA  Terri S   Aug-04-07 04:15 PM   #93 
  - Why is the Senate enabling this unpopular president which hardly anybody agrees with?  high density   Aug-04-07 09:02 AM   #24 
  - maybe because they know cheney is capable of inducing a terrorist attack for political gain.  spanone   Aug-04-07 09:08 AM   #27 
  - That's more of a reason to not give them any more power. nt  babylonsister   Aug-04-07 09:10 AM   #28 
  - Nancy just said it yesterday  A wise Man   Aug-04-07 09:13 AM   #29 
     - Pelosi has enabled this coup, so has Reid.  broadcaster   Aug-04-07 09:16 AM   #31 
     - Seems that way to me also  A wise Man   Aug-04-07 09:24 AM   #33 
     - Pelosi and Reid are the worst leaders ever. Period.  Beelzebud   Aug-04-07 10:28 AM   #43 
        - I'm REALLY liking your sig line right about now.  Le Taz Hot   Aug-04-07 10:50 AM   #54 
        - But she has a big gavel !  Lars39   Aug-04-07 03:32 PM   #85 
  - Yep. nt  glitch   Aug-04-07 09:59 AM   #37 
  - yep  barbtries   Aug-04-07 11:07 AM   #57 
  - Let the SOB Cheney try: It then wouldn't be a "terrorist attack"'d be (more) treason...  tiptoe   Aug-05-07 02:44 AM   #107 
  - They are grateful to be at the trough.  CrispyQGirl   Aug-04-07 09:28 AM   #35 
  - what did we vote for?  Neecy   Aug-04-07 09:25 AM   #34 
  - You may add this to your list:  bvar22   Aug-04-07 10:34 AM   #45 
     - Thank you, good reminder...  debbierlus   Aug-04-07 10:42 AM   #48 
  - so we hold hearings decrying the Justice Departments political shenanigans  spanone   Aug-04-07 09:48 AM   #36 
  - Amen  debbierlus   Aug-04-07 10:47 AM   #53 
  - Can you imagine the Repukes giving Clinton this power?  dubyadubya3   Aug-04-07 10:01 AM   #38 
  - Absolutely not: on one side we have the sleaziest of slime balls  debbierlus   Aug-04-07 10:47 AM   #52 
  - We have no opposition party.  Beelzebud   Aug-04-07 10:26 AM   #40 
  - Remember this type of thing when we start talking about a revolution  debbierlus   Aug-04-07 10:36 AM   #46 
  - they should have INSISTED that gonzales step down INSISTED  spanone   Aug-04-07 10:40 AM   #47 
  - Thats what a real opposition party would have done at the LEAST.  Beelzebud   Aug-04-07 10:43 AM   #49 
  - They did the same thing when GOP controlled congress. No big surprise. This  wiggs   Aug-04-07 11:00 AM   #56 
  - lol! "game over". Only for wusses.  BlooInBloo   Aug-04-07 11:08 AM   #59 
  - Yeah, the game's not over...they have lots more caving left to do.  deutsey   Aug-04-07 11:11 AM   #60 
     - Yeah, they can still vote to put a McDonalds in at Guantanamo  Harvey Korman   Aug-04-07 11:07 PM   #102 
  - The search warrant is SUCH an obsolete concept. Even more so than the Geneva Conventions.  kath   Aug-04-07 11:13 AM   #61 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-04-07 11:15 AM   #63 
  - You had a doubt?  Prisoner_Number_Six   Aug-04-07 11:21 AM   #66 
  - this is NOT why I voted Democratic in 2006 . . . n/t  OneBlueSky   Aug-04-07 11:23 AM   #67 
  - If anyone really thinks that the Senate will "fix' this in 6 months-----  rodeodance   Aug-04-07 12:00 PM   #69 
  - of course not, in six months these consessions will be outdated. they will ask for more.  spanone   Aug-04-07 12:02 PM   #71 
  - We work with the democrats we have  trashcanistanista   Aug-04-07 03:17 PM   #84 
  - Does It Really Matter IF WE VOTE ANYMORE??? n/t  ChiciB1   Aug-04-07 03:40 PM   #88 
  - The Dems were told that the next Terrorist Attack will be blamed  Disturbed   Aug-04-07 03:50 PM   #89 
  - I KNEW Bill Nelson Was So DLC, But WEBB Is A HUGE Surprise!  ChiciB1   Aug-04-07 03:37 PM   #87 
  - I've been in a bad place ever since they caved on the Alito nomination.  ToeBot   Aug-04-07 05:07 PM   #94 
  - I don't even understand why  Harvey Korman   Aug-04-07 10:52 PM   #99 
  - Disgraceful.  deacon   Aug-04-07 10:55 PM   #100 
  - Just wait, when the sunset on this bill comes up  socordsx   Aug-04-07 11:03 PM   #101 
  - our senators just voted to use our taxes to spy on us, great!  bambino   Aug-04-07 11:11 PM   #103 
  - guess they had flights to catch and couldn't be bothered with this shit  Az_lefty   Aug-05-07 01:03 AM   #104 
  - The key words are "suspected foreign terrorists..."  leaninglib   Aug-05-07 07:45 AM   #110 

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