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illinoisprogressive Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-13-07 08:32 PM
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4. I don't think he takes anyone's vote for granted unlike Hillary who thinks
she owns this vote. and Sharpton is a clintonista.
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  -Why Rev. Al Sharpton is exactly right about Sen. Obama journalist3072  Mar-13-07 08:27 PM   #0 
  - Comments like "he's black enough for me"  Bornaginhooligan   Mar-13-07 08:29 PM   #1 
  - Well, I haven't heard any Republicans say that  journalist3072   Mar-13-07 08:33 PM   #6 
     - It's the big meme republican's were pushing a few weeks ago.  Bornaginhooligan   Mar-13-07 08:35 PM   #9 
     - Ever since he announced, he's been asked that question.  Connie_Corleone   Mar-13-07 08:35 PM   #10 
     - Have you been in a cave the last two months?  baldguy   Mar-13-07 09:51 PM   #44 
  - Absolutely! As a woman, would I vote for a woman just because she's "woman enough"?  bobbolink   Mar-13-07 08:30 PM   #2 
  - A race does not have an ability to ask a question. It doesn't have a mouth.  Bombtrack   Mar-13-07 08:31 PM   #3 
  - I don't think he takes anyone's vote for granted unlike Hillary who thinks  illinoisprogressive   Mar-13-07 08:32 PM   #4 
  - He's not hardly a Clintonista. That's just not accurate.  journalist3072   Mar-13-07 08:34 PM   #8 
     - He made that clear in his first commentary on Tom Joyner n/t  politicasista   Mar-14-07 02:48 PM   #55 
  - First point. Sharpton is making shit up.  Connie_Corleone   Mar-13-07 08:32 PM   #5 
  - I agree 100%. Sharpton is a Clinton operator and trying to start stuff  illinoisprogressive   Mar-13-07 08:35 PM   #11 
  - Exactly  Katzenkavalier   Mar-13-07 08:37 PM   #15 
  - As I explained to someone else in this thread, that is just not accurate at all  journalist3072   Mar-13-07 08:39 PM   #16 
  - And who are these phantom people going around saying that we  Connie_Corleone   Mar-13-07 08:43 PM   #21 
  - Tom Joyner and Jay Anthony Brown have suggested that is their reason for supporting him  journalist3072   Mar-13-07 08:46 PM   #25 
     - Let each individual make up their mind  Katzenkavalier   Mar-13-07 08:49 PM   #30 
     - So, that's the ONLY reason they're voting for him, cuz he's black?  Connie_Corleone   Mar-13-07 08:49 PM   #32 
        - I remember Jay Anthony Brown saying a few weeks ago that was the reason  journalist3072   Mar-13-07 08:53 PM   #35 
           - That is not their only reason for supporting him.  Connie_Corleone   Mar-13-07 09:00 PM   #36 
              - Jay Anthony specifically said out of his mouth  journalist3072   Mar-13-07 09:05 PM   #37 
                 - I didn't dispute Jay saying that.  Connie_Corleone   Mar-13-07 09:09 PM   #38 
  - Exactly, and that's why I don't care about what Sharpton says  Katzenkavalier   Mar-13-07 08:47 PM   #27 
  - Sharton gets no props from me  Solo_in_MD   Mar-13-07 09:24 PM   #40 
  - That was not Tavis Smiley. As I stated, it was Tom Joyner who said it. eom  journalist3072   Mar-13-07 08:35 PM   #12 
     - I thought I read Tavis Smiley.  Connie_Corleone   Mar-13-07 08:37 PM   #14 
  - I think race and/or sex should have no place in deciding who to vote for.  babylonsister   Mar-13-07 08:33 PM   #7 
  - If you believe that race and sex won't play in this race,  flashlighter   Mar-13-07 08:48 PM   #28 
     - Exactly  Katzenkavalier   Mar-13-07 08:51 PM   #33 
     - I was voicing MY opinion, no one else's. nt  babylonsister   Mar-13-07 09:22 PM   #39 
  - Al's just stating the obvious, from where I sit.  BuyingThyme   Mar-13-07 08:37 PM   #13 
  - Agreed on Joyner  BeyondGeography   Mar-13-07 08:39 PM   #17 
  - Please educate me where Obama said he takes anyone's vote for granted?  still_one   Mar-13-07 08:40 PM   #18 
  - Also...  Bornaginhooligan   Mar-13-07 08:41 PM   #20 
     - you might be right, this might be the RW talking points to try a divide us  still_one   Mar-13-07 08:45 PM   #24 
        - No, he's not right  Morgana LaFey   Mar-15-07 01:41 PM   #60 
  - I'm backing Obama  Bronyraurus   Mar-13-07 08:40 PM   #19 
  - God Sharpton, you don't speak for a whole race either  flashlighter   Mar-13-07 08:44 PM   #22 
  - Sharpton has never suggested he speaks for an entire race. eom  journalist3072   Mar-13-07 08:46 PM   #26 
     - Neither has Obama.  flashlighter   Mar-13-07 08:49 PM   #31 
  - That was very well stated, journalist3072.  TomInTib   Mar-13-07 08:44 PM   #23 
  - Obama is being portrayed by the MSMedia as JFK-II .  KoKo01   Mar-13-07 08:49 PM   #29 
  - Obama is Obama, and that's why I support him  Katzenkavalier   Mar-13-07 08:53 PM   #34 
  - thanks journalist......  Tarheel_Dem   Mar-13-07 09:29 PM   #41 
  - Have any black organizations felt pressure from Obama's camp?  tomreedtoon   Mar-15-07 09:53 AM   #58 
     - Apparently, the National Action Network has.....  Tarheel_Dem   Mar-15-07 01:23 PM   #59 
     - Fortunately, YOU don't have to worry about it  Morgana LaFey   Mar-15-07 01:48 PM   #61 
        - Trouble is, Ms. Hair-Trigger-Anger...  tomreedtoon   Mar-15-07 05:26 PM   #62 
           - Not at all  Morgana LaFey   Mar-15-07 09:37 PM   #63 
  - Obama/Clinton/Edwards/a host of others  shifting_sands   Mar-13-07 09:32 PM   #42 
  - Here's an old poster for laughs  Jcrowley   Mar-13-07 09:33 PM   #43 
  - I agree...  champt10   Mar-13-07 09:58 PM   #45 
  - Sharpton's acting like a stealth Republican. Fuck'm.  Jim Sagle   Mar-13-07 10:02 PM   #46 
  - It's not the first time  BeyondGeography   Mar-13-07 10:20 PM   #47 
     - If he helped Rudy, he forfeited whatever black cred he was born with, I would think.  Jim Sagle   Mar-13-07 10:45 PM   #48 
        - He eventually endorsed Messinger  BeyondGeography   Mar-13-07 11:30 PM   #49 
  - Agreed. eom  progressoid   Mar-14-07 11:39 AM   #50 
  - Well said.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Mar-14-07 11:42 AM   #51 
  - It's long past time that people quit making decisions about their political leaders...  MLFerrell   Mar-14-07 11:54 AM   #52 
  - Thanks for your insight  wryter2000   Mar-14-07 12:41 PM   #53 
  - I'm in the dark here...  Everybody   Mar-14-07 01:54 PM   #54 
  - On Tom Joyner today, Al talked about Gonzales, and supporting Democrats  politicasista   Mar-14-07 02:51 PM   #56 
  - Sharpton is running aganist Obama and others who have their proverbial  mzmolly   Mar-14-07 04:05 PM   #57 

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