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137. Personally, I doubt that that is any part of the consideration whatsoever....n/t
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  -People Close To GORE: "Convinced That He Is Looking For An Opportunity To Jump In The Race" kpete  Oct-09-07 07:55 PM   #0 
  - Looking for an opportunity? Come on! It's staring you in the face, Mr. Gore! nt  babylonsister   Oct-09-07 07:57 PM   #1 
  - He's always had opportunity. He doesn't seem to have desire. n/t  splat   Oct-09-07 08:01 PM   #3 
  - People have to just let go  niceypoo   Oct-10-07 07:07 AM   #56 
     - Couldn't we hold out hope until it isn't possible for him to run?  Peggy Day   Oct-10-07 08:08 AM   #64 
     - And if he doesn't run? Do you give up?  tomreedtoon   Oct-10-07 09:54 AM   #93 
        - I sincerely doubt he is 'hurt and dismayed by the way  xxqqqzme   Oct-10-07 10:27 AM   #100 
        - If he doesn't run, I move on  tavalon   Oct-10-07 07:17 PM   #184 
     - Problem is that there really isn't a great candidate to vote FOR.  Clark2008   Oct-10-07 11:16 AM   #109 
  - I will personally hold his coat, mow his lawn, do his taxes. Just run.  roguevalley   Oct-10-07 12:30 PM   #130 
  - It doesn't make sense that he's "looking" for an opportunity  wlucinda   Oct-10-07 04:49 PM   #164 
  - How about right now?  lateo   Oct-09-07 08:01 PM   #2 
  - Do it now Al!  StarryNite   Oct-09-07 08:03 PM   #4 
  - LOL!  Zandor   Oct-09-07 08:03 PM   #5 
  - For the good of this country, and the rest of the world for that matter  againes654   Oct-09-07 08:26 PM   #11 
     - I don't see the attraction  Zandor   Oct-10-07 09:11 AM   #76 
        - Somehow  againes654   Oct-10-07 09:50 AM   #90 
        - It's partly the Fred Tmompson snydrome  Zandor   Oct-10-07 10:01 AM   #95 
           - Fred Thompson?  NastyDiaper   Oct-10-07 06:30 PM   #177 
        - "He just doesn't stand head and shoulders above the field"..  Webster Green   Oct-10-07 10:40 AM   #102 
        - Don't...just don't ...  youthere   Oct-10-07 11:20 AM   #111 
        - OK, I'll take the bait.  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 11:25 AM   #113 
        - Why do you think he is? n/t  Zandor   Oct-10-07 12:27 PM   #128 
           - Iraq, global warming, the Internet, Kosovo, Superfund,  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 12:49 PM   #133 
              - Thanks for the thoughtful answer  Zandor   Oct-10-07 02:06 PM   #149 
              - You are welcome.  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 02:35 PM   #150 
              - Try DailyKos instead. DU is lukewarm compared to DailyKos  Turn CO Blue   Oct-10-07 06:01 PM   #175 
              - my fundy republican boss says he would vote for him if he runs...  Viva_La_Revolution   Oct-10-07 08:21 PM   #187 
              - Note, that you didn't get an answer to your question  againes654   Oct-10-07 03:02 PM   #158 
              - LOL, thanks.  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 05:32 PM   #170 
                 - Which question was that?  Zandor   Oct-10-07 08:09 PM   #186 
                    - I agree.  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 09:54 PM   #189 
              - Pro-first Iraq invasion was right?  KamaAina   Oct-10-07 06:51 PM   #180 
                 - I think so.  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 09:46 PM   #188 
        - "just doesn't stand . . head and . . " DAMN.  HughBeaumont   Oct-10-07 11:49 AM   #120 
           - How so? n/t  Zandor   Oct-10-07 12:28 PM   #129 
              - Read "Assault on Reason". Watch "Inconvenient Truth".  HughBeaumont   Oct-10-07 01:24 PM   #141 
  - GORE-GORE! GORE-GORE!  derby378   Oct-09-07 08:05 PM   #6 
  - He might not exactly wanna...  utopiansecretagent   Oct-09-07 09:29 PM   #28 
  - It's his to lose if he jumps in.  AX10   Oct-09-07 08:06 PM   #7 
  - Yep, just like in 2000...n/t  Virginia Dare   Oct-10-07 08:03 AM   #63 
  - Get- Get- GET ON IT, MAN!!!  impeachdubya   Oct-09-07 08:08 PM   #8 
  - Timing Is Everything  The River   Oct-09-07 08:10 PM   #9 
  - I'm with you  kster   Oct-09-07 08:56 PM   #21 
     - hey, girls dream too!  liberalla   Oct-10-07 05:13 AM   #47 
  - The opportunity he is looking for  dancingAlone   Oct-09-07 08:25 PM   #10 
  - .  utopiansecretagent   Oct-09-07 09:32 PM   #29 
  - See page A-15  Satbod Elder   Oct-10-07 09:25 AM   #82 
     - You refer to this?  eowyn_of_rohan   Oct-10-07 11:39 AM   #117 
     - Al has responded to the ad? -eom  dancingAlone   Oct-10-07 04:42 PM   #162 
     - I agree but for other reasons....  rabies1   Oct-10-07 05:13 PM   #169 
     - I don't get the times  dancingAlone   Oct-10-07 04:43 PM   #163 
  - Come on Al...  Blue Belle   Oct-09-07 08:32 PM   #12 
  - I admire Mr. Gore and respect him...  progpen   Oct-09-07 08:48 PM   #18 
     - Actually, after reading "Assault on Reason"...  Blue Belle   Oct-10-07 01:34 AM   #39 
     - He does not need the money.  lildreamer316   Oct-10-07 09:37 AM   #85 
     - Your premise is wrong!  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 11:33 AM   #114 
     - Sounds good...  progpen   Oct-10-07 12:31 PM   #131 
        - Thanks for that.  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 01:20 PM   #140 
           - No problem...  progpen   Oct-10-07 05:39 PM   #173 
     - Very good point. n/t  countmyvote4real   Oct-10-07 06:43 PM   #178 
  - Bush v Gore  tridim   Oct-09-07 08:32 PM   #13 
  - Obama has a better progressive record.  Radical Activist   Oct-09-07 08:39 PM   #14 
  - Can Obama win a general election?  DefenseLawyer   Oct-09-07 09:13 PM   #27 
  - While Iraq helps any reasonable Dem nominee,  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 02:51 PM   #155 
  - How about all the years of action  knight_of_the_star   Oct-10-07 01:28 AM   #38 
  - I call bull****!  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 02:01 PM   #148 
     - I loved that book  Samantha   Oct-10-07 11:00 PM   #194 
        - It's always good  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-11-07 09:44 AM   #200 
  - I'm sure he wants to, for all the right reasons, but  Perseid   Oct-09-07 08:41 PM   #15 
  - The opportunity is that your country and the world need a visionary leader, free  mod mom   Oct-09-07 08:45 PM   #16 
  - if he does  Perseid   Oct-09-07 08:47 PM   #17 
  - YES!!! Thank you for posting this kpete!!!  whereismyparty   Oct-09-07 08:50 PM   #19 
  - Hillary would eat him for breakfast if he tried  Generator   Oct-09-07 08:56 PM   #20 
  - makes your blood boil-it's all about $ and power for some  mod mom   Oct-09-07 08:58 PM   #22 
  - Sounds like all of us women who  marlakay   Oct-09-07 09:03 PM   #23 
  - oh please oh please oh please oh please  greenbriar   Oct-09-07 09:06 PM   #24 
  - If He Does, I Just Hope Cheney's or Hillary's Hit Men Screw Up, Miss, and Get Caught Quikly  Wiley50   Oct-09-07 09:09 PM   #25 
  - Yes, and the Clintons murdered Vince Foster, too. n/t  cali   Oct-10-07 03:48 AM   #44 
  - drip drip drip...  Kazak   Oct-09-07 09:11 PM   #26 
  - He is not running and won't run and does not even want to run  jzodda   Oct-09-07 09:51 PM   #30 
  - i dont post very often but cannot resist asking one question  faithnotgreed   Oct-09-07 10:17 PM   #31 
  - I have a similar question  oregonjen   Oct-09-07 10:30 PM   #32 
  - THAT is a very good question. nt  BullGooseLoony   Oct-09-07 11:19 PM   #33 
  - Exactly!  Lugnut   Oct-09-07 11:28 PM   #35 
  - Good question!  Apollo11   Oct-10-07 02:49 AM   #40 
     - Yes! Exactly what I was referring to.  oregonjen   Oct-10-07 09:01 AM   #75 
  - Here's my take on it, also:  utopiansecretagent   Oct-10-07 12:00 AM   #37 
  - Hmm. Perhaps because he is gauging reactions like the ones these threads get?  RestoreGore   Oct-10-07 06:59 AM   #54 
     - You forgot  NastyDiaper   Oct-10-07 08:29 AM   #65 
        - Well I don't think I have anything backwards thankyou  RestoreGore   Oct-10-07 08:36 AM   #68 
           - I'm sad you think that way.  NastyDiaper   Oct-10-07 08:47 AM   #72 
           - No, I am on Al Gore's team  RestoreGore   Oct-10-07 08:53 AM   #73 
           - Awsome.  NastyDiaper   Oct-10-07 08:56 AM   #74 
              - It was already a given  RestoreGore   Oct-10-07 09:21 AM   #80 
           - What a great answer. Love it! n/t  hisownpetard   Oct-10-07 11:04 AM   #107 
           - What's YOUR M.O.?  eowyn_of_rohan   Oct-10-07 09:13 AM   #77 
           - What's yours?  RestoreGore   Oct-10-07 09:18 AM   #79 
              - Why do you call yourself "Restore Gore"?  eowyn_of_rohan   Oct-10-07 09:22 AM   #81 
                 - Wow, how many people under how many names are going to ask that?  RestoreGore   Oct-10-07 09:29 AM   #84 
                    - LOL- sorry for my redundant question, but really...  eowyn_of_rohan   Oct-10-07 11:35 AM   #115 
           - I've had enough of you trolling Gore threads.  utopiansecretagent   Oct-10-07 11:37 AM   #116 
              - She's the first, and only, on my ignore list too. Ahh.... so much better!  helderheid   Oct-10-07 05:35 PM   #171 
              - I've been there for a while myself.  JTFrog   Oct-10-07 06:46 PM   #179 
                 - "Harlequin fluff"  utopiansecretagent   Oct-10-07 10:04 PM   #191 
  - 'Guess I'd better send my campaign contribution to Hillary then, eh?  Kazak   Oct-10-07 08:31 AM   #67 
  - I, for one, would welcome him to join the race  Mabus   Oct-09-07 11:24 PM   #34 
  - if we build it, he will come...  NuttyFluffers   Oct-09-07 11:45 PM   #36 
  - Let's see now - October 23rd is the filing deadline for Michigan.  Apollo11   Oct-10-07 02:57 AM   #41 
  - Cross your bridges when you get to them...  tuvor   Oct-10-07 02:59 AM   #42 
  - Wouldn't it be ironic (or something)  Kurovski   Oct-10-07 03:41 AM   #43 
  - I can't believe you typed that  RestoreGore   Oct-10-07 07:10 AM   #57 
     - This is actually a good point.  NastyDiaper   Oct-10-07 09:49 AM   #88 
     - That would be the "or something" part.  Kurovski   Oct-10-07 12:45 PM   #132 
        - Yes. Chris Dodd primarily.  NastyDiaper   Oct-10-07 07:02 PM   #182 
  - Al Gore Is Comin back!  OmniOne   Oct-10-07 04:31 AM   #45 
  - Welcome to DU!  helderheid   Oct-10-07 09:48 AM   #87 
  - did you make that video? I love it!  helderheid   Oct-10-07 09:52 AM   #91 
  - Fun stuff  JNelson6563   Oct-10-07 11:57 AM   #122 
  - Hi OmniOne  dancingAlone   Oct-10-07 04:51 PM   #165 
  - Welcome to the DU!  NastyDiaper   Oct-10-07 07:06 PM   #183 
  - Your first post, and I already like ya.  utopiansecretagent   Oct-10-07 10:19 PM   #192 
  - He didn't lose in 2000  malaise   Oct-10-07 04:51 AM   #46 
  - No better time than now  kiloman   Oct-10-07 06:06 AM   #48 
  - Just imagine what will happen if Gore enters the race!  snappyturtle   Oct-10-07 06:26 AM   #49 
  - I've given up on Gore.  Sentinel Chicken   Oct-10-07 06:27 AM   #50 
  - "to see if it was all worth doing again"  Hubert Flottz   Oct-10-07 06:30 AM   #51 
  - What are those "close" peoples' names?  RestoreGore   Oct-10-07 06:32 AM   #52 
  - Bull  Stuckinthebush   Oct-10-07 06:39 AM   #53 
     - Right back at you  RestoreGore   Oct-10-07 07:04 AM   #55 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-10-07 09:49 AM   #89 
     - Do not question  utopiansecretagent   Oct-10-07 11:55 AM   #121 
        - Ignore is your friend...  peace frog   Oct-10-07 01:25 PM   #143 
  - This is the best news I have heard in a long time!  RoccoR5955   Oct-10-07 07:32 AM   #58 
  - Thank you, RoccoR5955  Kurovski   Oct-10-07 12:58 PM   #134 
  - Will he be coming around the mountain when he comes?  lonestarnot   Oct-10-07 07:48 AM   #59 
  - I'm getting more and more skeptic about this  YOY   Oct-10-07 07:54 AM   #60 
  - Those closest have been MUTE.  NastyDiaper   Oct-10-07 07:57 AM   #61 
  - Check out...  Satbod Elder   Oct-10-07 09:38 AM   #86 
     - WOOT Full Page NYT!  NastyDiaper   Oct-10-07 03:17 PM   #159 
  - What is he waiting on? A burning bush? eom  smiley_glad_hands   Oct-10-07 07:59 AM   #62 
  - I don't know how many ways he can say he isn't running, but even if he did  book_worm   Oct-10-07 08:38 AM   #69 
     - A simple "no" is sufficient.  Kurovski   Oct-10-07 01:00 PM   #135 
  - this will keep the Gore die-hards happy until early December and then  book_worm   Oct-10-07 08:31 AM   #66 
  - Agreed n/t  tammywammy   Oct-10-07 10:04 AM   #96 
  - A morning kick in hope of AL GORE running!  mod mom   Oct-10-07 08:43 AM   #70 
  - Early afternoon kick  eowyn_of_rohan   Oct-10-07 12:14 PM   #125 
  - I don't buy it.  robcon   Oct-10-07 08:46 AM   #71 
  - Which polls?  Kurovski   Oct-10-07 01:03 PM   #136 
     - These polls, among others...  robcon   Oct-10-07 01:18 PM   #139 
     - Thank you. (nt)  Kurovski   Oct-10-07 01:24 PM   #142 
     - While you are in the decision making process  eowyn_of_rohan   Oct-10-07 02:36 PM   #151 
        - And I thank you as well. (nt)  Kurovski   Oct-10-07 02:42 PM   #152 
  - There's what seems a small matter to us  WileEcoyote   Oct-10-07 09:17 AM   #78 
  - Is Bill Clinton a "good friend" of Al Gore?  Apollo11   Oct-10-07 09:28 AM   #83 
  - You gotta go read that Vanity Fair article.  lildreamer316   Oct-10-07 09:52 AM   #92 
  - WOW  marions ghost   Oct-10-07 11:14 AM   #108 
     - Here:  lildreamer316   Oct-10-07 11:25 AM   #112 
  - interesting comment  marions ghost   Oct-10-07 09:58 AM   #94 
  - I'm a little old fashioned that way  WileEcoyote   Oct-11-07 02:29 AM   #197 
     - OK whatever turns you on...  marions ghost   Oct-11-07 04:13 AM   #198 
  - I think Gore considers Bill merely a friend.  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 11:44 AM   #119 
  - Personally, I doubt that that is any part of the consideration whatsoever....n/t  gorekerrydreamticket   Oct-10-07 01:07 PM   #137 
  - YES, YES, YES!!!!!!!  peace frog   Oct-10-07 10:12 AM   #97 
  - I will sleep much better when President Gore is in charge  Bryn   Oct-10-07 10:14 AM   #98 
  - Gore has been running the most brilliant campaign the past couple of years  kwyjibo   Oct-10-07 10:25 AM   #99 
  - California wasn't mentioned  Iwillnevergiveup   Oct-10-07 10:31 AM   #101 
  - You are a planetary hero. n/t  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 02:43 PM   #153 
  - If he ran, I'd be glad to let Obama get some more experience before becoming president.  Kablooie   Oct-10-07 10:41 AM   #103 
  - Obama as Gore's vice  utopiansecretagent   Oct-10-07 12:02 PM   #123 
  - "people close to the former vice-president"... I've heard THAT story before.  Seabiscuit   Oct-10-07 10:56 AM   #104 
  - Fingers.Still.Crossed.  AtomicKitten   Oct-10-07 10:58 AM   #105 
  - Opportunity doesn't beg that often.  mmonk   Oct-10-07 11:04 AM   #106 
  - I'm still holding out for Gore  dethl   Oct-10-07 11:17 AM   #110 
  - I think we forget that Gore is running third...  robcon   Oct-10-07 11:41 AM   #118 
  - you are overlooking the blatantly obvious  JackORoses   Oct-10-07 01:38 PM   #145 
  - Another factor is the MSM,  Admiral Loinpresser   Oct-10-07 02:46 PM   #154 
  - This past summer Al Gore was #1 in several state polls  eowyn_of_rohan   Oct-10-07 02:00 PM   #147 
  - Run Al!  meowomon   Oct-10-07 12:13 PM   #124 
  - Ga-Ga for Gore  Swamp Rat   Oct-10-07 12:14 PM   #126 
  - I'm gonna keep kicking threads like this...  RiverStone   Oct-10-07 12:17 PM   #127 
  - You guys are such idealists nt  Truth Hurts A Lot   Oct-10-07 01:12 PM   #138 
  - The opportunity was the 2004 election. Gore passed on it.  freestyle   Oct-10-07 01:36 PM   #144 
  - Life imitates art...  Javaman   Oct-10-07 01:46 PM   #146 
  - Art imitates art...  Kurovski   Oct-10-07 02:53 PM   #156 
     - Yeah, there was. I'm inspired by them. :) nt  Javaman   Oct-10-07 04:00 PM   #160 
     - Me too! (nt)  Kurovski   Oct-10-07 06:52 PM   #181 
     - Gawddam- that thread has 1070 posts! n/t  utopiansecretagent   Oct-10-07 10:32 PM   #193 
        - It takes well over an hour to read.  Kurovski   Oct-11-07 01:40 AM   #196 
  - Run Al Run  debbierlus   Oct-10-07 02:54 PM   #157 
  - Opportunity is knocking on your door..  Redstate Red Herring   Oct-10-07 04:07 PM   #161 
  - Please Al Run!  marlakay   Oct-10-07 05:05 PM   #166 
  - come on in the water is fine...  madrchsod   Oct-10-07 05:06 PM   #167 
  - From his spokeswoman today:  tammywammy   Oct-10-07 05:07 PM   #168 
  - Yes, that is the phrase he's been using too... "has no plans "  helderheid   Oct-10-07 05:36 PM   #172 
  - "looking for an opportunity" = HRC drop out of race  Crabby Appleton   Oct-10-07 05:58 PM   #174 
  - Gore could announce in his PJs like Nixon. Knowing he'd be the next president  bjobotts   Oct-10-07 06:13 PM   #176 
  - Please let it be true!  Anwen   Oct-10-07 07:22 PM   #185 
  - What would Clinton do if he stepped into the race  bambino   Oct-10-07 09:58 PM   #190 
  - Gore > Clinton  Solar_Power   Oct-10-07 11:44 PM   #195 
  - Risk losing all friendship with the Clinton's, or try to save the nation as president.  rabies1   Oct-12-07 09:46 AM   #201 
  - Oh Hell Yeah!  TheGoldenRule   Oct-11-07 04:54 AM   #199 
 

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