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126. My father, Daddy Ploppy, was known as "Ploppy, the Slopper"! It was from him that I inherited my
fascinating skin diseases.

Blackadder: Yes, you are to be... you are to be congratulated, my friend. We live in an age where illness and deformity are commonplace, and yet, Ploppy, you are, without a doubt, the most repulsive individual I've ever met. I would shake your hand, but I fear it would come off.

Mr. Ploppy: There's no many bosses would be that considerate, sir.




... I could go on and on....

Now, I am addicted to "Jeeves & Wooster." :D

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  -Damned Uppity Black Women matcom  Dec-09-07 08:10 AM   #0 
  - Yeah, people should be more honest with their problem (they don't like Obama)  jpgray   Dec-09-07 08:11 AM   #1 
  - What if you don't like either? n/t  NWHarkness   Dec-09-07 08:14 AM   #4 
  - Say why you don't like them? Do you have a problem with the fact of the endorsement?  jpgray   Dec-09-07 08:16 AM   #5 
  - She has every right to endorse  NWHarkness   Dec-09-07 08:35 AM   #16 
     - That's totally fair, in my view.  jpgray   Dec-09-07 08:35 AM   #17 
     - He's running for President, right?  Labors of Hercules   Dec-09-07 12:34 PM   #71 
  - I don't particularly like Oprah.  MADem   Dec-09-07 08:55 AM   #26 
     - What you said.  DesertedRose   Dec-09-07 10:13 AM   #47 
     - Exactly  Dorian Gray   Dec-09-07 10:38 AM   #58 
     - I totally share your opinion about the big O  Carni   Dec-09-07 07:51 PM   #97 
     - EWWWW--I didn't realize she interviewed the Monkey. I knew she did Ahhh-nuld.  MADem   Dec-10-07 07:32 PM   #130 
     - I thought it was just me that hated the giveaways? It seems so paternalistic. n/t  progressivebydesign   Dec-09-07 11:03 PM   #108 
  - What about the people  citizen_jane   Dec-09-07 08:16 AM   #6 
  - Again, is it the fact of the endorsement that's the problem? The likely effect of the endorsement?  jpgray   Dec-09-07 08:19 AM   #9 
     - It is the likely effect,  citizen_jane   Dec-09-07 09:08 AM   #35 
  - Well my problem is that I really don't like Oprah  JVS   Dec-09-07 10:27 AM   #53 
  - I turned her off 20 years ago  sandnsea   Dec-09-07 11:49 AM   #67 
  - i really don't like Obama  sniffa   Dec-09-07 10:29 AM   #54 
     - Aren't you the clever lad!! It is comical, I think. A waste of energy, IMO. NT  MADem   Dec-09-07 10:35 AM   #56 
  - Is it racisim? No? Is it sexism? No? What is it?  flashl   Dec-09-07 08:12 AM   #2 
  - People see it as an unfair advantage. And it is, in lots of ways  jpgray   Dec-09-07 08:13 AM   #3 
  - Then why bring celeb endorsements into the campaign vortex?  flashl   Dec-09-07 08:17 AM   #8 
  - In a perfect world money and influence behind a point of view shouldn't matter  jpgray   Dec-09-07 08:21 AM   #11 
     - The problem is solve when we move from Infotainment.  flashl   Dec-09-07 08:42 AM   #20 
        - Media ownership regulation and public financing of campaigns could fix a lot  jpgray   Dec-09-07 08:44 AM   #21 
           - In many ways, the power of celebrity worship is tied to the American dream  flashl   Dec-09-07 09:00 AM   #31 
  - Life ain't fair. Look at the asshole in the White House. No way THAT's fair!! nt  MADem   Dec-09-07 08:58 AM   #29 
  - You don't mean that these same people would be lauding  hedgehog   Dec-09-07 04:40 PM   #82 
  - And the goperverts  zidzi   Dec-09-07 08:15 PM   #100 
  - Is it racisim? No? Is it sexism? No? What is it? --> duh! common sense?!?  Imagevision   Dec-09-07 11:17 AM   #63 
  - It's both.  Chovexani   Dec-09-07 05:36 PM   #92 
  - it's that a lot of people don't like her, more than anything. n/t  progressivebydesign   Dec-09-07 11:04 PM   #109 
  - Oh, I cannot stand Oprah... Pretending to psycho-analyze people and  glowing   Dec-09-07 08:17 AM   #7 
  - what she said!!!!!!  madmom   Dec-09-07 08:24 AM   #12 
     - Thanks  glowing   Dec-09-07 08:56 AM   #27 
  - I have a problem with the COVERAGE of her endorsement...  joeybee12   Dec-09-07 08:20 AM   #10 
  - I agree. With all the coverage of Oprah's endorsement, how will  hedgehog   Dec-09-07 04:42 PM   #83 
  - Wow. "If you don't like Oprah you're a racist!!"?  MethuenProgressive   Dec-09-07 08:26 AM   #13 
  - Hardly  matcom   Dec-09-07 08:27 AM   #14 
  - Hardly - it's *you* projecting racism - and calling your fellow DUers racists.  MethuenProgressive   Dec-09-07 08:34 AM   #15 
     - if it makes you think that...  matcom   Dec-09-07 08:36 AM   #18 
     - I repeat: Your OP, and your defense of it, is disgusting.  MethuenProgressive   Dec-09-07 08:40 AM   #19 
     - I'm surprised that you don't "get it".  Blue-Jay   Dec-09-07 03:02 PM   #75 
     - ...  sniffa   Dec-09-07 10:30 AM   #55 
     - *points and laughs*  DS1   Dec-09-07 12:27 PM   #70 
     - good grief calm down there little feller...  Whisp   Dec-09-07 12:41 PM   #72 
     - Hell, I'll call 'em racist and sexist  lukasahero   Dec-10-07 07:46 PM   #131 
  - I found the premise a bit off-putting, myself. As I said upthread, I don't like Oprah much.  MADem   Dec-09-07 09:02 AM   #32 
  - The OP doesn't say that but instead defends Oprah's right  sfexpat2000   Dec-09-07 11:58 AM   #68 
  - That is not what the OP was saying  Quixote1818   Dec-09-07 04:35 PM   #80 
  - Gazillionaire Black women who buy cars for other people  undeterred   Dec-09-07 08:45 AM   #22 
  - Meh, she's anti-union. /nt  readmoreoften   Dec-09-07 08:46 AM   #23 
  - women who buy cars for other people  undeterred   Dec-09-07 08:47 AM   #24 
  - I'm not sure what the rest of your rant is about  Le Taz Hot   Dec-09-07 08:52 AM   #25 
  - in a nutshell  matcom   Dec-09-07 08:57 AM   #28 
  - I dont care which  sabbat hunter   Dec-09-07 08:58 AM   #30 
  - Maybe Edwards will file a lawsuit.  ileus   Dec-09-07 09:04 AM   #33 
  - Karl Rove, is that you?  brentspeak   Dec-09-07 04:50 PM   #85 
  - Where's Streisand when we need her? Jewish women should...  TreasonousBastard   Dec-09-07 09:06 AM   #34 
  - Streisand has come out in support of Hillary  lukasahero   Dec-10-07 07:49 PM   #132 
  - What I think is funny about the whole thing is how influential  Evergreen Emerald   Dec-09-07 09:09 AM   #36 
  - I have no problem with Oprah  Libby2   Dec-09-07 09:11 AM   #37 
  - She's leaving it up to the "pundents." nt  MookieWilson   Dec-09-07 09:13 AM   #38 
  - I feel the same way about plain old women endorsing Hillary Clinton  Bitwit1234   Dec-09-07 09:26 AM   #39 
  - Well her endorsement  JustAnotherGen   Dec-09-07 09:28 AM   #40 
  - Very well said, full of wisdom n/t  ellacott   Dec-09-07 07:39 PM   #96 
  - I think all celebrity endorsements are stupid  dsc   Dec-09-07 09:31 AM   #41 
  - I don't really care if Oprah or Obama are black or whatever.  Rene   Dec-09-07 09:31 AM   #42 
  - I haven't seen it here, but I did hear that argument on NPR this morning.  izzybeans   Dec-09-07 09:33 AM   #43 
  - I take that back  izzybeans   Dec-09-07 10:05 AM   #44 
  - Hmm. So, did Barbara Streisand endorse Hillary because they're both white??  hisownpetard   Dec-09-07 11:27 AM   #65 
     - Did you ask her? Just wondering.  izzybeans   Dec-09-07 06:30 PM   #94 
     - #95 was supposed to go to you; instead, I sent it to myself! Time for a nap...  hisownpetard   Dec-09-07 08:54 PM   #102 
     - self-delete/dupe/I really DO need a nap  hisownpetard   Dec-09-07 08:54 PM   #103 
     - Just wanted to point out how ridiculous it would be to say that, and therefore  hisownpetard   Dec-09-07 07:20 PM   #95 
  - Thank you; I just saw that vile poll. Celeb endorsements make no difference to me, but sheesh, they  blondeatlast   Dec-09-07 10:08 AM   #45 
  - Seems like there are a lot of folks who think her endorsement is racially driven.  davsand   Dec-09-07 10:11 AM   #46 
  - Meh, she has as much right to endorse a product as the next vapid overpaid celebrity. nt  Mark Twain Girl   Dec-09-07 10:14 AM   #48 
  - I think you have a point  KingFlorez   Dec-09-07 10:16 AM   #49 
  - More Matcom  OzarkDem   Dec-09-07 10:19 AM   #50 
  - eh  matcom   Dec-09-07 10:21 AM   #52 
  - Oprah IS powerful and it scares those in power just like Hillary did.  live love laugh   Dec-09-07 10:20 AM   #51 
  - How many people here  Dorian Gray   Dec-09-07 10:37 AM   #57 
  - Nice post, Hitler.  Midlodemocrat   Dec-09-07 10:39 AM   #59 
  - ..  matcom   Dec-09-07 11:13 AM   #60 
  - The o.p., especially the headline, DOES make it racist, despite sarcasm & satire  UTUSN   Dec-09-07 11:13 AM   #61 
  - please see #18  matcom   Dec-09-07 11:16 AM   #62 
     - Why would a personal slap at (my, at least) sincere post "work here too"? n/t  UTUSN   Dec-09-07 11:45 AM   #66 
  - Maybe Huckabee or Rudy can get laura Bush to schtump for them...?  Imagevision   Dec-09-07 11:19 AM   #64 
  - Nobody complained when they dragged Bill Clinton out here  sfexpat2000   Dec-09-07 12:00 PM   #69 
  - Thank you  tammywammy   Dec-09-07 01:26 PM   #73 
  - I don't think it's about that at all.  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-09-07 02:57 PM   #74 
  - But, doesn't that go back to the way we fund our elections more than  sfexpat2000   Dec-09-07 03:05 PM   #76 
  - Who is stopping Oprah from exercising her civil rights?  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-09-07 03:17 PM   #77 
     - Were there 25 threads on DU the last time Penn voiced an opinion?  sfexpat2000   Dec-09-07 04:12 PM   #78 
        - What's going on?  Swamp Rat   Dec-09-07 04:39 PM   #81 
        - I think the Hillary crowd is just jealous that Obama got her support  Quixote1818   Dec-09-07 04:54 PM   #86 
        - Imo, because we don't get enough exercise.  sfexpat2000   Dec-09-07 07:51 PM   #98 
           - LOLOL!!  Swamp Rat   Dec-09-07 10:58 PM   #106 
              - So good to see you, Swampy.  sfexpat2000   Dec-09-07 11:13 PM   #113 
                 - Todo bien?  Swamp Rat   Dec-09-07 11:24 PM   #114 
        - DU appears to be heavily patronized by progressives who support  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-09-07 04:48 PM   #84 
           - I don't feel sorry for Oprah. I'm sure she can take care of herself!  sfexpat2000   Dec-09-07 08:26 PM   #101 
  - But if Oprah had endorsed Hillary you would be all for it!  Quixote1818   Dec-09-07 04:57 PM   #87 
     - Um...think again.  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-09-07 05:14 PM   #90 
  - More power to 'em.  Perry Logan   Dec-09-07 04:17 PM   #79 
  - I don't give a flying fig about Oprah (or any other celebrity) endorsing whoever  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Dec-09-07 05:01 PM   #88 
  - I agree to a point  Quixote1818   Dec-09-07 05:11 PM   #89 
  - I'm not impugning the intelligence of celebrities,  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Dec-09-07 05:52 PM   #93 
  - It's the new version of "Who would you like to have a beer with?".  Beausoir   Dec-09-07 07:53 PM   #99 
  - We know where that got us last time  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Dec-09-07 09:16 PM   #105 
  - I've cared a bit about a celeb endorsement, unless it was someone totally unsavory.  progressivebydesign   Dec-09-07 11:07 PM   #111 
  - You win at life, again.  Chovexani   Dec-09-07 05:24 PM   #91 
  - Damned uppity LOUNGE PEOPLE!1 n/t  UTUSN   Dec-09-07 08:58 PM   #104 
  - I get the point, for sure. But I just don't care for Oprah at all..  progressivebydesign   Dec-09-07 11:02 PM   #107 
  - Actually, if you look at her fans and audience, I wouldn't use her to court black voters.  progressivebydesign   Dec-09-07 11:05 PM   #110 
  - Can someone explain the Oprah thing to me?  Prophet 451   Dec-09-07 11:08 PM   #112 
  - Do you want brain damage?  Swamp Rat   Dec-09-07 11:26 PM   #115 
  - *cue blast of machine gun fire*  Prophet 451   Dec-09-07 11:31 PM   #118 
     - Lieutenant George: Oh, sir, if we should happen to tread on a mine, what do we do?  Swamp Rat   Dec-09-07 11:38 PM   #120 
        - Rat-au-van?  Prophet 451   Dec-09-07 11:45 PM   #121 
           - Oh, I'm sorry, sir!  Swamp Rat   Dec-09-07 11:51 PM   #122 
              - He missed "sausage" out of his dictionary  Prophet 451   Dec-09-07 11:56 PM   #123 
                 - That is my favorite episode,  Swamp Rat   Dec-10-07 12:01 AM   #124 
                    - You think, just because we're actors, we'll sleep with everyone!  Prophet 451   Dec-10-07 12:08 AM   #125 
                       - My father, Daddy Ploppy, was known as "Ploppy, the Slopper"! It was from him that I inherited my  Swamp Rat   Dec-10-07 12:16 AM   #126 
                          - Haven't even seen that  Prophet 451   Dec-10-07 12:19 AM   #127 
                             - Really?!? It's the funniest thing since Hieronymus Bosch ate ergot of rye bread!  Swamp Rat   Dec-10-07 12:27 AM   #128 
  - A couple of posters decided that if Oprah endorsed Obama  sfexpat2000   Dec-09-07 11:28 PM   #116 
     - Thanks  Prophet 451   Dec-09-07 11:29 PM   #117 
        - We're still suffering from Puritanism and so, the cult of the individual.  sfexpat2000   Dec-09-07 11:36 PM   #119 
  - As my daughter would say  mzmolly   Dec-10-07 01:03 AM   #129 
 

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