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melody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-10-08 06:10 PM
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2. No, thanks, I'll take four more years of the planet surviving
... if it's all the same to you.
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  -if the selection is really as close as the corporate media is playing it- i almost hope obama loses. QuestionAll  Sep-10-08 06:06 PM   #0 
  - Thanks, that was helpful and productive.  esuna   Sep-10-08 06:08 PM   #1 
  - then i guess that makes us even.  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 06:21 PM   #10 
     - Not really. I'm not posting... backwards. nt  esuna   Sep-10-08 07:23 PM   #14 
  - No, thanks, I'll take four more years of the planet surviving  melody   Sep-10-08 06:10 PM   #2 
  - this is the third selection in a row where that meaningless mantra has been used.  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 06:20 PM   #9 
     - The planet surviving is meaningless?  melody   Sep-10-08 08:10 PM   #19 
        - the statement is meaningless- 4 and 8 years ago the exact same things were being said...  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 10:26 PM   #22 
           - Go read some basic information -- the climate we have is NOT the climate we had 4 years ago  melody   Sep-10-08 10:30 PM   #23 
              - better take your story to china then...  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 11:45 PM   #28 
  - If the economy is as bad as I think it is, I kind of wish the repugs would win  fed_up_mother   Sep-10-08 06:10 PM   #3 
  - exactly right.  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 06:18 PM   #8 
  - I understand your frustration but I don't care if it's by one freaking  firedupdem   Sep-10-08 06:11 PM   #4 
  - You'd rather lose an election than lose the future? n/t  ColbertWatcher   Sep-10-08 06:12 PM   #5 
  - lose now to win bigger later.  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 06:15 PM   #7 
     - It sounds like you're advocating America to hit "rock bottom" ...  ColbertWatcher   Sep-10-08 06:29 PM   #12 
     - pretty much. although the addiction isn't just stupidity-  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 07:51 PM   #16 
        - Have you ever seen what it looks like when something hits rock bottom? n/t  FedUpWithIt All   Sep-10-08 11:39 PM   #26 
           - i've seen what happens when systemically nothing really changes- decade after decade after decade...  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 11:47 PM   #29 
              - I have seen enough of the systematic destruction of the safeguards of our Democracy over the last 8  FedUpWithIt All   Sep-11-08 12:01 AM   #35 
                 - i have no idea what your age is...  QuestionAll   Sep-11-08 12:35 AM   #36 
                    - I have seen the plunge many times. Many times the bottom does not bring the hoped for change.  FedUpWithIt All   Sep-11-08 01:15 AM   #37 
                       - you have A LOT to learn.  QuestionAll   Sep-11-08 06:03 AM   #38 
                          - Well yes, occasionally i DO see ignorance.  FedUpWithIt All   Sep-11-08 09:47 AM   #39 
     - "...win bigger later." could very easily mean 10, 20, or 30 years depending on what the pukes  Parker CA   Sep-10-08 06:35 PM   #13 
     - i'm tired of what's left of the middle class being strung along like some junkie.  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 07:54 PM   #17 
     - I think we have lost enough....  danagsk8   Sep-10-08 11:49 PM   #31 
        - the polling data disagrees...  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 11:54 PM   #33 
  - Sometimes it is better to keep your thoughts to yourself.  Big Blue Marble   Sep-10-08 06:12 PM   #6 
  - that's what they were saying 4 years ago...and yet- here we are!  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 11:48 PM   #30 
  - Mind-numbing.  A-Schwarzenegger   Sep-10-08 06:23 PM   #11 
  - I would agree with you but for one thing:  tedoll78   Sep-10-08 07:37 PM   #15 
  - That pounding metallic sound is the nail being hit on the head by tedoll78's hammer.  KrazyKat   Sep-10-08 11:34 PM   #25 
  - strongly disagree  mokawanis   Sep-10-08 07:58 PM   #18 
  - Don't worry, the fix is in.  Chemical Bill   Sep-10-08 09:01 PM   #20 
  - WTF?...in 4 years my son can be drafted by these motherfuckers  Ragazz68   Sep-10-08 09:03 PM   #21 
  - I hear what you're saying, but scuttling the ship is not the way to go.  KrazyKat   Sep-10-08 11:31 PM   #24 
  - do think that htey plan on letting up or playing nice if obama wins?  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 11:44 PM   #27 
  - can't agree with the OP per se, but...  MadMonkey   Sep-10-08 11:52 PM   #32 
  - our side should win with a resounding victory, not be lucky to squeak one out.  QuestionAll   Sep-10-08 11:56 PM   #34 
  - No, I don't think so  ramapo   Sep-11-08 09:55 AM   #40 
  - wasn't that Nader's meta-argument, things have to get worse to get better?  foo_bar   Sep-11-08 10:00 AM   #41 
  - Tool. nt  Javaman   Sep-11-08 10:01 AM   #42 
  - 'No matter HOW MUCH short term pain it causes'?  LeftishBrit   Sep-11-08 10:04 AM   #43 
  - Locking  cbayer   Sep-11-08 11:44 AM   #44 
 

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