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Richard Steele Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-06-07 05:02 AM
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35. Claiming DUers will vote Republican? Yeah, this isn't a steaming pile of flamebait or anything.
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  -Why do some of you believe voting Republican = Ending the War? CT_Progressive  Oct-04-07 02:19 PM   #0 
  - Voting for the Democrat most like the Republicans so that we don't elect Republicans  Romulox   Oct-04-07 02:23 PM   #1 
  - That's why you vote for the most liberal Dem in the primary.  CT_Progressive   Oct-04-07 02:25 PM   #3 
     - That's why the powers that be are so anxious to control the primary process...  Romulox   Oct-04-07 03:14 PM   #11 
     - Actually, if the sum of the Democratic + Green vote routinely beats the Republican vote...  Tesha   Oct-04-07 04:30 PM   #18 
  - based on the dem congress thus far...  negativenihil   Oct-04-07 02:25 PM   #2 
  - Thanks for making sense, CT_Progressive.  tandot   Oct-04-07 02:26 PM   #4 
  - your example is pure nonsense  dkofos   Oct-04-07 02:26 PM   #5 
  - The votes of the left are available to the Democrats.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Oct-04-07 02:27 PM   #6 
  - I think that is a very non-liberal stance to take.  CT_Progressive   Oct-04-07 02:32 PM   #7 
  - You're right it's not very "liberal". And, neither were the votes of some of the candidates.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Oct-04-07 02:50 PM   #10 
  - Forcing people to chose from among two almost equally unappealing choices is EXTORTION  Romulox   Oct-04-07 03:16 PM   #12 
     - No one is asking you to do that.  CT_Progressive   Oct-04-07 03:18 PM   #13 
     - Check my #11. They won't seat Michigan delegates anyhow...nt  Romulox   Oct-04-07 03:25 PM   #15 
     - Yeah, that worked so well in Connecticut in 2006.  Tesha   Oct-04-07 04:35 PM   #19 
     - We had Al Gore in 2000 but were told there was no difference between him and Bush  LeftCoast   Oct-04-07 03:21 PM   #14 
        - Terry McAulliffe and the same money men who ran Gore 2000 are running HRC '08  Romulox   Oct-04-07 03:27 PM   #16 
  - I agree, though this attitude in isolation is as off-the-mark as the OP's.  Orsino   Oct-06-07 07:47 AM   #42 
  - Bzzzzt  Milo_Bloom   Oct-04-07 02:36 PM   #8 
  - Are you willing to let 4 years of rightwing rule happen to teach them this lesson?  CT_Progressive   Oct-04-07 02:47 PM   #9 
  - You're kidding, right?  Milo_Bloom   Oct-04-07 03:59 PM   #17 
  - In 2000 we were told to "work harder" in 2004;  Raksha   Oct-06-07 04:35 AM   #31 
  - Bingo! (NT)  Tesha   Oct-04-07 04:36 PM   #20 
  - "Voting 3rd party over a capitulation candidate DOES send a message."  Orsino   Oct-06-07 07:43 AM   #41 
  - aint nobody here gonna vote republican. nobody. really. nobody.  robinlynne   Oct-04-07 11:35 PM   #21 
  - Hi CT_Progressive....  Nutmegger   Oct-04-07 11:36 PM   #22 
  - Gawd! Another "you're either with us or you're with the terrorists!" thread.  TahitiNut   Oct-04-07 11:46 PM   #23 
  - Votes are earned.  KaptBunnyPants   Oct-05-07 11:09 AM   #24 
  - I think what they really mean  DefenseLawyer   Oct-05-07 11:15 AM   #25 
  - A Ted Rall Award Winning Post:  PassingFair   Oct-05-07 11:21 AM   #26 
  - Great toon!  Swamp Rat   Oct-06-07 04:53 AM   #34 
  - Sure. Because voting for a corporate-favoring windsock makes PERFECT SENSE!!!  HughBeaumont   Oct-05-07 11:38 AM   #27 
  - Wonderful rant! This deserves a thread of its own...  Yael   Oct-05-07 01:43 PM   #28 
  - Your rant, while passionate, makes no sense.  CT_Progressive   Oct-05-07 01:49 PM   #29 
  - I didn't claim any such thing.  HughBeaumont   Oct-06-07 02:35 AM   #30 
  - what you said ...  ima_sinnic   Oct-06-07 04:52 AM   #33 
     - That ALSO needs to be addressed.  HughBeaumont   Oct-06-07 06:18 AM   #37 
  - Nonplussing title; no one is going to end the war.  Beerboy   Oct-06-07 04:42 AM   #32 
  - Claiming DUers will vote Republican? Yeah, this isn't a steaming pile of flamebait or anything.  dicksteele   Oct-06-07 05:02 AM   #35 
  - Just another DLC/BlueDog/NewDem flamebait thread to bully Progressives  Robbien   Oct-06-07 05:04 AM   #36 
  - New Dems = SS/DP.  HughBeaumont   Oct-06-07 06:29 AM   #38 
  - Voting Republican = 4 more wars  undeterred   Oct-06-07 06:31 AM   #39 
  - False dichotomy.  Orsino   Oct-06-07 07:39 AM   #40 

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