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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-17-08 07:22 PM
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32. He may not literally be DLC but he sounds just like them to me.
And, just like Clinton, too. Slogans and no substance.

Maybe it's just the way people have to run any more but it's intellectually repugnant.

I guess I'm going to be spending a lot of time in the photography forum soon. :(
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  -I understand Obama's trying to tap into the "Youth Vote" but does he have to do it like this? KoKo01  Jan-17-08 03:12 PM   #0 
  - This is disturbing to me too...  polichick   Jan-17-08 03:17 PM   #1 
  - His choice divided veteran Chicago political activists.  indimuse   Jan-17-08 04:34 PM   #11 
     - Thanks for that post...  polichick   Jan-17-08 04:44 PM   #13 
     - I do unfortunately feel...Obama is for...  indimuse   Jan-17-08 04:50 PM   #14 
        - Yikes...  polichick   Jan-17-08 04:55 PM   #15 
     - Then President Clinton endorsed Mr. Rush and not Obama.  codeindigo   Jan-17-08 09:28 PM   #45 
  - Obama seems to have been brainwashed by "Slouching Toward Gomorrah" by Robert Bork.  TahitiNut   Jan-17-08 03:24 PM   #2 
  - Hmm, you may be onto something...  polichick   Jan-17-08 03:26 PM   #3 
  - his references to the "excesses" of that era  killbotfactory   Jan-17-08 03:28 PM   #4 
  - I'm no longer sure who or what his target is lately...  timeforarevolution   Jan-17-08 03:49 PM   #5 
  - You raise thoughtful questions...  KoKo01   Jan-17-08 04:01 PM   #8 
  - I think what he's saying is  tishaLA   Jan-17-08 05:01 PM   #16 
     - I thank you for your response, but I'm sorry...  timeforarevolution   Jan-17-08 05:17 PM   #18 
        - What bugs me about Obama  Marie26   Jan-17-08 06:24 PM   #20 
           - So Obama's desire "to make goverment 'cool' again"  tishaLA   Jan-17-08 06:54 PM   #23 
              - I think so.  Marie26   Jan-17-08 07:04 PM   #26 
                 - "Hello, I'm from the government and I'm here to help you"  tishaLA   Jan-17-08 07:11 PM   #27 
                    - You might do better to remind OBAMA that Reagan was a shitty president then  Hoof Hearted   Jan-17-08 07:34 PM   #35 
                       - I was unaware of Sen Obama saying he was wonderful  tishaLA   Jan-17-08 07:51 PM   #36 
  - Well, the GOP is also reaching out to lure young voters...  Atman   Jan-17-08 03:53 PM   #6 
  - Finally, I Get To See What The Brewhaha Is About. I Don't See Anything Wrong With His Statements.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jan-17-08 03:58 PM   #7 
  - That's not a liberal talking. nt  Marie26   Jan-17-08 04:02 PM   #9 
  - What Obama did was insane  blues90   Jan-17-08 04:14 PM   #10 
  - I think he truly hopes and thinks that Reagan "OPTIMISM" is what he's trying to bring to America...  KoKo01   Jan-17-08 06:18 PM   #19 
     - Agree. n/t  timeforarevolution   Jan-17-08 06:47 PM   #22 
     - Handlers or not , if Obama does not know the history of Reganomics  blues90   Jan-18-08 12:24 PM   #51 
  - Hell, he could have pointed to FDR, for CHRIST'S SAKE if he wanted to  Gloria   Jan-17-08 04:42 PM   #12 
  - Sadly...the "Youth Vote" doesn't remember FDR/Johnson's Poverty Program,/ Carter's Energy Savings  KoKo01   Jan-17-08 06:46 PM   #21 
     - Well said, Koko01  Gloria   Jan-17-08 07:00 PM   #24 
     - The 20-somethings that are coming out for him in droves  bullwinkle428   Jan-17-08 09:06 PM   #39 
  - I don't like his implication that he really is just pushing change...  tandem5   Jan-17-08 05:16 PM   #17 
  - He's very congenial...and working to have a New Vision for America...but Short on Specifics...  KoKo01   Jan-17-08 07:02 PM   #25 
  - Some younger people resent Boomers, think we got everything,  DemBones DemBones   Jan-17-08 07:13 PM   #28 
  - Yeah, because the Draft and VietNam were walks in the park. Because the criminal Nixon was a delight  WinkyDink   Jan-17-08 07:21 PM   #31 
  - It's quite sad.  AX10   Jan-17-08 09:09 PM   #41 
  - Free Pampers for All!  Canuckistanian   Jan-17-08 07:14 PM   #29 
  - Reagan's change should have been used as an example of "Be careful what you wish for."  WinkyDink   Jan-17-08 07:19 PM   #30 
  - I'm missing where Sen Obama disparages Clinton's  tishaLA   Jan-17-08 07:55 PM   #37 
     - The point he made was gratuitous, and the implications unfortunate. Sorry. He praised a Republican  WinkyDink   Jan-17-08 08:58 PM   #38 
        - I also don't see where he "praised a reppublican"  tishaLA   Jan-17-08 09:19 PM   #43 
  - He may not literally be DLC but he sounds just like them to me.  sfexpat2000   Jan-17-08 07:22 PM   #32 
  - I'm beginning to think that when Obama isn't speechifying  leftofthedial   Jan-17-08 07:23 PM   #33 
  - My thoughts exactly. He was very stuttery and vague in that 3-person debate.  WinkyDink   Jan-17-08 07:25 PM   #34 
  - Thanks for the ray gun reminder. Piece of crap he was.  lonestarnot   Jan-17-08 09:08 PM   #40 
  - He's very dismissive of the movements that gave him equal rights.  AX10   Jan-17-08 09:10 PM   #42 
  - Obama dismisses the progressive movements of...  AX10   Jan-17-08 09:20 PM   #44 
  - Uh... A couple problems with that...  Bishop Rook   Jan-17-08 10:08 PM   #46 
  - The appeal might be to  KoKo01   Jan-18-08 09:01 AM   #49 
  - There is more big government without accountability right now--  eridani   Jan-18-08 01:17 AM   #47 
  - When Obama speaks, I hear and see a man with a serious  Faux pas   Jan-18-08 04:42 AM   #48 
  - it's not the ''youth'' vote -- but whoever the hell ''reagan democrats'' were. nt  xchrom   Jan-18-08 09:44 AM   #50 

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