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TheKentuckian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-08-08 06:53 PM
Response to Reply #49
55. I find it difficult to judge someone
for lying about something I don't believe he should be asked about. Same with Bill. Why should he have to announce to his children and the world that he's boinking some chick?

What gives someone the right or the reason to ask the question?
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  -Let he (or she) without sin cast the first stone. crimsonblue  Aug-08-08 03:50 PM   #0 
  - Yes, thank you...  Sulawesi   Aug-08-08 03:51 PM   #1 
  - I think this will not be good for anyone who has publicly been outed..  movonne   Aug-08-08 04:04 PM   #28 
  - I never have, but I know people who have  IWantAnyDem   Aug-08-08 03:51 PM   #2 
  - how does that make it different?  crimsonblue   Aug-08-08 03:53 PM   #6 
     - And it turns out, he stands for giving six-figure salaries and plush jobs  Occam Bandage   Aug-08-08 03:54 PM   #8 
     - Considering he met the woman while looking for someone to make web videos for him  crimsonblue   Aug-08-08 03:56 PM   #15 
        - A YouTube jockey is not worth six figures. The job was, shall we say, a reward.  Occam Bandage   Aug-08-08 03:59 PM   #21 
     - Is honesty important? He has lost it.  panader0   Aug-08-08 03:54 PM   #11 
     - So was FDR and Jefferson dishonest?  avaistheone1   Aug-08-08 04:04 PM   #29 
        - They were liers. But that isn't the point. Today it will cost you an election.  DuaneBidoux   Aug-08-08 06:58 PM   #57 
     - Running for president means the dirt WILL come out  IWantAnyDem   Aug-08-08 03:55 PM   #12 
     - Damn we all have SOMETHING in the closet  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-08-08 11:05 PM   #64 
     - Actually, YES, it does.  LibraLiz1973   Aug-08-08 03:55 PM   #14 
  - It only matters if Clinton does it.  Rageneau   Aug-08-08 03:52 PM   #3 
  - That's a good way to put it.  LisaM   Aug-08-08 03:52 PM   #4 
  - Its not a god damn stoning, its people expressing disgust at someone they trusted.  dbonds   Aug-08-08 03:57 PM   #16 
  - Leave John Edwards alone!  Occam Bandage   Aug-08-08 03:53 PM   #5 
  - very good  ajh60   Aug-08-08 03:59 PM   #22 
  - Are you running for president?  panader0   Aug-08-08 03:53 PM   #7 
  - Right. They're saying to the public, "trust me." If you're willing to fuck over your wife,  Occam Bandage   Aug-08-08 03:54 PM   #9 
  - Exactly.  LibraLiz1973   Aug-08-08 03:57 PM   #18 
  - they key word being "public"  crimsonblue   Aug-08-08 03:54 PM   #10 
     - Edwards took public financing. He was paying her with campaign cash.  Occam Bandage   Aug-08-08 03:57 PM   #17 
     - Do you have a TV? It is major news, and not good for Dems.  panader0   Aug-08-08 03:58 PM   #20 
     - If you will cheat on the one you vow to honor  ajh60   Aug-08-08 04:02 PM   #26 
  - Edwards on Bill Clinton:  ProSense   Aug-08-08 03:55 PM   #13 
  - by that notion, God help anyone who has ever had pre-marital sex  crimsonblue   Aug-08-08 03:58 PM   #19 
  - Don't be silly! n/t  ProSense   Aug-08-08 04:00 PM   #23 
  - The problem with affairs isn't about religion  GoesTo11   Aug-08-08 04:05 PM   #31 
  - I split up with husband #2 because of affair  marlakay   Aug-08-08 06:49 PM   #52 
  - Hands down  Number23   Aug-08-08 09:15 PM   #61 
  - Thank you for putting this in perspective.  David Zephyr   Aug-08-08 04:01 PM   # 
  - Oh my. Here I go gettin pissed off again. I swear, if he couldn't  JenniferZ   Aug-08-08 04:01 PM   #24 
  - At what point is it ok to judge a person's actions?  GloriaSmith   Aug-08-08 04:02 PM   #25 
  - When those actions bring harm to others.  LWolf   Aug-08-08 04:15 PM   #39 
     - Ding--ding--ding!!  sakura   Aug-08-08 04:49 PM   #44 
        - I agree 100% n/t  GloriaSmith   Aug-08-08 04:50 PM   #45 
        - And yet, Edwards' action directly harm only those he loves.  Orsino   Aug-08-08 06:12 PM   #46 
           - No, Edward's actions directly harms the party, and Obama.  sakura   Aug-08-08 06:42 PM   #50 
              - That's indirect...  Orsino   Aug-08-08 08:53 PM   #60 
  - I haven't.  cat_girl25   Aug-08-08 04:02 PM   #27 
  - He Lied about it, He lied  Uzybone   Aug-08-08 04:05 PM   #30 
  - Exactly, Exactly, Exactly! He lied--that is exactly the point.  elocs   Aug-08-08 04:11 PM   #36 
  - He did more than that; he called OTHERS---i.e., the NE reporters---liars.  WinkyDink   Aug-08-08 04:41 PM   #43 
     - But most importantly, he lied in such a way to put the WH at risk for the Dems.  DuaneBidoux   Aug-08-08 06:53 PM   # 
  - John McCain couldn't because John McCain had an affair also.  anonymous171   Aug-08-08 04:05 PM   #32 
  - And McCain LEFT his ailing wife for the richer, hotter other woman  Lorien   Aug-08-08 04:10 PM   #35 
     - I always hate when a Democrat justifies his actions by comparison to a Republican  DuaneBidoux   Aug-08-08 07:04 PM   #59 
        - There must be 1000 of those posts here today  Dreamer Tatum   Aug-08-08 11:05 PM   #65 
  - As I said on another thread, sex is just sex....  PRT   Aug-08-08 04:06 PM   #33 
  - I don't care that Edwards "sinned."  orangepeel68   Aug-08-08 04:09 PM   #34 
  - It isn't the *affair* that has me angry.  Left Is Write   Aug-08-08 04:13 PM   #37 
  - I have never cheated.  LWolf   Aug-08-08 04:14 PM   #38 
  - I haven't. But I've also never run for public office, either.  Notorious Bohemian   Aug-08-08 04:17 PM   #40 
  - Never cheated, never will.  Lisa0825   Aug-08-08 04:21 PM   #41 
  - Is this public? Who knew?!  WinkyDink   Aug-08-08 04:39 PM   #42 
  - I don't care about the affair.  sparosnare   Aug-08-08 06:17 PM   #47 
  - You my friend have put your finger on the point.  DuaneBidoux   Aug-08-08 07:02 PM   #58 
  - It is one thing to CHEAT ON YOUR WIFE. It is another to likely take the party hostage and endanger  TheDonkey   Aug-08-08 06:18 PM   #48 
  - I agree. It's between the Edwards family.  bigwillq   Aug-08-08 06:20 PM   #49 
  - I find it difficult to judge someone  TheKentuckian   Aug-08-08 06:53 PM   #55 
  - It was a donation given in GOOD FAITH.  Dreamer Tatum   Aug-08-08 11:11 PM   #67 
  - Bullshit. Edwards brought this on HIMSELF  Elrond Hubbard   Aug-08-08 06:45 PM   #51 
  - That simply isn't the issue. The lying as a presidential candidate is. He put his party at risk.  DuaneBidoux   Aug-08-08 06:49 PM   #53 
  - Does anyone remember when certain other parts of the world  Erin Elizabeth   Aug-08-08 06:51 PM   #54 
  - ...but thank heaven we did not nominate him or we would be saying President McCain for sure.  DuaneBidoux   Aug-08-08 06:55 PM   #56 
  - My sentiments exactly  Time for change   Aug-08-08 11:02 PM   #62 
  - I haven't but I also don't think this private matter is any of my concern  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-08-08 11:04 PM   #63 
  - Yup. n/t  Canuckistanian   Aug-08-08 11:07 PM   #66 

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