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fed_up_mother Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-10-08 06:10 PM
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3. If the economy is as bad as I think it is, I kind of wish the repugs would win
It's their fault anyway. Why should the fall happen on our watch? If the voters are this stupid, do we really think they're going to understand "when" the actual damage occurred?
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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 
     - " 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? 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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