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misanthrope Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-07-08 04:44 PM
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6. Never underestimate your opponent**nm
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  -Why has Hillary stated she refuses to go after Palin?... misanthrope  Sep-07-08 04:42 PM   #0 
  - Palin isn't worth Senator Clinton's time. n/t  ColbertWatcher   Sep-07-08 04:42 PM   #1 
  - Never underestimate your opponent**nm  misanthrope   Sep-07-08 04:44 PM   #6 
  - True, but she really shouldn't underestimate HER opponent either.  ColbertWatcher   Sep-07-08 04:45 PM   #8 
  - Or Anyone Else's  Demeter   Sep-07-08 04:47 PM   #12 
     - Yup.  ColbertWatcher   Sep-07-08 04:52 PM   #19 
  - She has not stated that  bluestateguy   Sep-07-08 04:43 PM   #2 
  - it would only be dismissed as a "cat fight"  HelenWheels   Sep-07-08 04:43 PM   #3 
  - I disagree...Calling it a "catfight" would exemplify the very "sexism" to which Palin is  whathehell   Sep-07-08 04:50 PM   #15 
     - How could it be sexism - two females debating each other?  ullad   Sep-07-08 04:59 PM   #23 
        - I'm just saying that people would dismiss anything said against Palin  HelenWheels   Sep-07-08 05:50 PM   #30 
        - Exactly. n/t  Cleita   Sep-07-08 06:03 PM   #35 
        - My point is that the term "catfight" is sexist. n/t  whathehell   Sep-08-08 10:28 AM   #43 
        - It IS sexism!  TorchTheWitch   Sep-08-08 02:53 PM   #61 
  - I think the offhand comment here and there that she ISN'T worth HRC's time  LSparkle   Sep-07-08 04:43 PM   #4 
  - I read just the opposite  Tangerine LaBamba   Sep-07-08 04:44 PM   #5 
  - I read that she was going to make a special point of criticizing Palin.  mwb970   Sep-07-08 04:47 PM   #11 
     - Me, too.  Tangerine LaBamba   Sep-07-08 04:53 PM   #21 
  - It's a very smart move because the M$M would categorize it as a  Cleita   Sep-07-08 04:45 PM   #7 
  - now THAT WOULD BE SEXIST...'cat fight??? mud wrestling'..sorry  angstlessk   Sep-07-08 04:47 PM   #10 
     - Of course it would be sexist and the RW would love to  Cleita   Sep-07-08 05:52 PM   #31 
        - Poor little Sarah?  Bluenorthwest   Sep-07-08 06:00 PM   #33 
           - I take it you haven't been around the RW spin machine that long?  Cleita   Sep-07-08 06:02 PM   #34 
              - No kidding?  Bluenorthwest   Sep-07-08 06:14 PM   #36 
                 - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Sep-07-08 06:16 PM   #38 
  - She made one statement before the Republican convention  BeyondGeography   Sep-07-08 04:46 PM   #9 
  - Had anything factual come out of Palin's mouth I'm sure HRC would have something to say.  lynnertic   Sep-07-08 05:02 PM   #24 
  - Clinton doesn't want to lower her standards.............  secondwind   Sep-07-08 04:49 PM   #13 
  - Why would we Dems do anything to break our record of snatching defeat from the jaws fo victory? NT  fiziwig   Sep-07-08 04:49 PM   #14 
  - Palin is getting way too much attention...  silverlib   Sep-07-08 04:50 PM   #16 
  - Whether she does or she doesn't go after Palin will be at the direction of the Obama campaign. n/t  Fla Dem   Sep-07-08 04:51 PM   #17 
  - Because it will be described as "catty"  question everything   Sep-07-08 04:51 PM   #18 
  - Thank you for saying it. And Hillary should focus on McCain.  David Zephyr   Sep-08-08 01:21 PM   #47 
  - Why Hillary isn't going after Palin  AvaMae   Sep-07-08 04:53 PM   #20 
  - Yes AvaMae... excellent answer.  lamp_shade   Sep-07-08 05:07 PM   #25 
  - I questioned this myself.  ullad   Sep-07-08 04:56 PM   #22 
  - Chihuahua with lipstick.  roody   Sep-07-08 05:08 PM   #26 
  - We have to stick to the issues and not get drawn into a social issues fight  demobabe   Sep-07-08 05:10 PM   #27 
  - Shouldn't we wait until Hillary campaigns tomorrow before drawing conclusions?  endthewar   Sep-07-08 05:13 PM   #28 
  - How many times do people have to point out it's the TOP of the ticket that wins or loses an election  chicagoexpat   Sep-07-08 05:48 PM   #29 
  - Or maybe my life in a very red state...  misanthrope   Sep-08-08 01:12 PM   #45 
  - You know why. If Mccain/Palin win, she is set up perfectly  JeanGrey   Sep-07-08 05:59 PM   #32 
  - The primaries are over.  kiva   Sep-07-08 06:21 PM   #40 
     - Why is it anti-Hillary? It would be very smart for her.  JeanGrey   Sep-08-08 02:00 PM   #56 
        - Gee whiz, why would I think someone who says that Hillary  kiva   Sep-08-08 02:58 PM   #62 
  - I don't remember her stating that she refuses to go after Palin  MrWiggles   Sep-07-08 06:15 PM   #37 
  - link?  LaydeeBug   Sep-07-08 06:16 PM   #39 
  - I agree a link is needed , saying that it's been heard is not all that persuasive  karynnj   Sep-07-08 06:57 PM   #41 
  - What about these?...  misanthrope   Sep-08-08 01:11 PM   #44 
     - Attacking Palin is checkers; attacking McCain on the economy is chess  LanternWaste   Sep-08-08 01:33 PM   #51 
     - You provided 2 links to the same hit piece.  Cerridwen   Sep-08-08 01:48 PM   #52 
        - why would someone do that? that sort of rational behavior would result  lionesspriyanka   Sep-08-08 01:53 PM   #53 
           - Not to mention a lack of ammo to paint Senator Clinton as working  Cerridwen   Sep-08-08 01:55 PM   #54 
           - yes and if that happened one would have to introspect as to why they have an irrational  lionesspriyanka   Sep-08-08 01:58 PM   #55 
           - Has it only been 16 years?  Cerridwen   Sep-08-08 02:01 PM   #57 
           - esp cos the hatred for hillary started cos she tried to get us some decent health care  lionesspriyanka   Sep-08-08 02:05 PM   #58 
              - No kidding huh. Some of the attacks against her still sound like  Cerridwen   Sep-08-08 02:13 PM   #60 
              - And her refusal to admit she erred in her IWR vote...  misanthrope   Sep-08-08 03:10 PM   #71 
                 - Wow, a politician played politics around a (finally) unpopular vote  Cerridwen   Sep-08-08 03:18 PM   #77 
                    - esp not kerry. nt  lionesspriyanka   Sep-08-08 03:18 PM   #78 
                    - Psst, it was okay when he did it.  Cerridwen   Sep-08-08 03:24 PM   #81 
                    - So because someone else did it...**nm  misanthrope   Sep-08-08 03:26 PM   #82 
                       - Nope. Double standard.  Cerridwen   Sep-08-08 03:32 PM   #86 
              - Really? The impression I got back then...  misanthrope   Sep-08-08 03:09 PM   #69 
                 - Yet more information for you about how your impression was  Cerridwen   Sep-08-08 03:16 PM   #75 
           - That introspection point passed long ago...  misanthrope   Sep-08-08 03:07 PM   #67 
           - Maybe because that's...  misanthrope   Sep-08-08 03:05 PM   #65 
              - Ah, so you posted your impression as fact. Got it. n/t  Cerridwen   Sep-08-08 03:09 PM   #68 
                 - Believe me, very little of any of this is fact...  misanthrope   Sep-08-08 03:12 PM   #72 
                    - so you claim HRC stated something when infact she did not?  lionesspriyanka   Sep-08-08 03:28 PM   #84 
                    - I have no "faith" in any politician's character.  Cerridwen   Sep-08-08 03:31 PM   #85 
           - You got me...  misanthrope   Sep-08-08 03:04 PM   #64 
              - did i call you a conservative plant?  lionesspriyanka   Sep-08-08 03:10 PM   #70 
  - Because she is smart.  Jakes Progress   Sep-07-08 06:59 PM   #42 
  - Because that would be SEXISM.  baby_mouse   Sep-08-08 01:13 PM   #46 
  - ask obama. i am pretty sure he is in charge of determing who attacks whom.  lionesspriyanka   Sep-08-08 01:22 PM   #48 
  - It's not her job. It's Joe's. She wasn't chosen to be VP.  greguganus   Sep-08-08 01:24 PM   #49 
  - Because it invalidates the sexism claim**nm  misanthrope   Sep-08-08 03:00 PM   #63 
  - Because She's Smart Like That  Crisco   Sep-08-08 01:27 PM   #50 
  - She looks extremely tired--she has to conserve her strength  marshall   Sep-08-08 02:07 PM   #59 
  - Palin's shine will wear thin. McCain is the target  ramapo   Sep-08-08 03:07 PM   #66 
  - Maybe because if she did some people would say  kiva   Sep-08-08 03:12 PM   #73 
  - Exactly  kurth_   Sep-08-08 03:23 PM   #80 
  - Simple. Hillary has not stated that. //eom  Overseas   Sep-08-08 03:14 PM   #74 
  - well if someone feels/has faith that she did it, then she did it  lionesspriyanka   Sep-08-08 03:26 PM   #83 
  - Me not likey so far  Mimosa   Sep-08-08 03:18 PM   #76 
  - She's warming up to it...  Mimosa   Sep-08-08 03:21 PM   #79 
  - Better question....  dennis4868   Sep-08-08 03:34 PM   #87 
  - Hillary Knows the Media would make this into a "cat fight"  fascisthunter   Sep-08-08 03:42 PM   #88 
  - I am watching Hillary going after the McCain / Palin ticket pretty good right now on CNN  NNN0LHI   Sep-08-08 04:22 PM   #89 
  - Locking  cbayer   Sep-08-08 04:53 PM   #90 

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