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mondo joe Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-17-07 07:17 PM
Response to Reply #20
23. Anyone clowning around in the frame trying to be as distracting as possible
would get the same attention.

Midge made herself ammunition for the right.

Stupid, stupid choice.
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  -Okay, a simple YES/NO poll re: the Pink person at the Plame Hearing karlrschneider  Mar-17-07 06:30 PM   #0 
  - This assumes that I had my dead ass plastered in front of the tube.  Buzz Clik   Mar-17-07 06:34 PM   #1 
  - Shhhh, it's a big secret!  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 06:46 PM   #2 
  - karl, I think a 3rd should be "neither helped nor hurt"  northofdenali   Mar-17-07 06:47 PM   #3 
  - That would be my vote. Neither helped nor hurt. n/t  Kingshakabobo   Mar-17-07 06:52 PM   #4 
  - You're right, I should have included it. Poll has been edited, thanks.  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 06:56 PM   #7 
  - BIngo, can't see what all the fuss is about?  AuntPatsy   Mar-17-07 07:07 PM   #13 
  - really stood out among all the empty suits  pwb   Mar-17-07 06:53 PM   #5 
  - She was clever enough to stand during the 'sound bites' so she'd  MethuenProgressive   Mar-17-07 06:53 PM   #6 
  - Not to hijack my own poll but I personally think we should be doing things  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 07:00 PM   #8 
     - Of course we *should*, I'm just saying I don't think she did...  MethuenProgressive   Mar-17-07 07:08 PM   #15 
        - Well, you typed it too! See ya in Gitmo!  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 07:16 PM   #21 
           - ROFL! Can I join you two there? It was 18 below last night -  northofdenali   Mar-17-07 10:09 PM   #49 
  - To be honest, I was focused on Mrs. Wilson's statements.  pinto   Mar-17-07 07:00 PM   #9 
  - Why blame Midge for anything?  lynyrd_skynyrd   Mar-17-07 07:03 PM   #10 
  - Because she was distracting from what should have been a somber, focused  mondo joe   Mar-17-07 07:06 PM   #12 
  - Yeah, just "stupid" enough to get  discerning christian   Mar-17-07 11:24 PM   #55 
  - *Exactly.* And, I favor dynamic actions/protests --and I'm not even  rec_report   Mar-17-07 11:27 PM   #56 
  - Absolutely!  liberalnurse   Mar-18-07 04:21 PM   #72 
  - Her being transgendered has NOTHING to do with anyone's opinion. (nt)  scarletwoman   Mar-17-07 07:07 PM   #14 
  - Please  lynyrd_skynyrd   Mar-17-07 07:16 PM   #20 
     - Anyone clowning around in the frame trying to be as distracting as possible  mondo joe   Mar-17-07 07:17 PM   #23 
     - Well, if she wasn't smart enough to see the likely dustup, she's no asset  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 07:21 PM   #24 
     - Indeed. Conviction + stupidity = damage.  mondo joe   Mar-17-07 07:23 PM   #25 
        - Instant gratification isn't limited to we see.  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 07:31 PM   #27 
           - One has to wonder what Pink Tutu thought she would acheive.  mondo joe   Mar-17-07 07:37 PM   #32 
              - I think she's a nutball. Nothing more complicated than that.  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 07:44 PM   #35 
              - She has a name  WolverineDG   Mar-18-07 09:22 AM   #61 
                 - She's Pink Tutu to me.  mondo joe   Mar-18-07 12:01 PM   #68 
                    - And what have you done to oppose the war?  proud2Blib   Mar-18-07 10:00 PM   #82 
                       - Your respect is meaningless to me, so don't bother.  mondo joe   Mar-18-07 10:42 PM   #93 
                          - HER NAME IS MIDGE  proud2Blib   Mar-18-07 11:11 PM   #97 
     - It was her ACTIONS that caught people's attention.  scarletwoman   Mar-17-07 07:32 PM   #28 
     - Well a nutshell, as it were.  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 07:34 PM   #30 
     - Thanks. As an oldtime lefty, it just kills me to see how tactically & strategically stupid so many  scarletwoman   Mar-17-07 07:42 PM   #33 
     - And THAT is where we disagree  lynyrd_skynyrd   Mar-17-07 08:03 PM   #39 
        - But anyone who's paid attention KNOWS by now that this is how the media behaves.  scarletwoman   Mar-17-07 08:31 PM   #42 
        - So your solution to the sharks is to feed them MORE chum?  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 09:02 PM   #44 
        - Brilliant deduction, Lyn!  Old and In the Way   Mar-18-07 06:24 PM   #74 
     - She annoyed me the INSTANT I saw her  sandnsea   Mar-17-07 07:44 PM   #34 
     - Put on your asbestos underwear! You'll catch hell for using "orientation"  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 07:49 PM   #37 
        - Oh, I'd *love* to hear them....  bicentennial_baby   Mar-17-07 08:08 PM   #40 
        - Check your inbox  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 08:11 PM   #41 
        - Then they'll catch hell  sandnsea   Mar-17-07 08:46 PM   #43 
     - I didn't notice she was transgendered until it was pointed out to me.  kiahzero   Mar-18-07 10:40 PM   #91 
  - That's exactly the point. Whatever you think of the corp. media (which I hate too)  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 07:14 PM   #19 
  - Ok, I had no idea she was transgendered  Laurab   Mar-17-07 11:15 PM   #54 
     - Exactly  NoPasaran   Mar-18-07 09:06 AM   #59 
  - I was watching on my comp so the picture was small... I saw the pink person  solara   Mar-17-07 07:03 PM   #11 
  - one word: distraction  npincus   Mar-17-07 07:10 PM   #16 
  - I believe that the message on her blouse was fine...  rasputin1952   Mar-17-07 07:10 PM   #17 
  - was Midge "Code Pink" ?  WillYourVoteBCounted   Mar-17-07 07:11 PM   #18 
  - I don't think she hurt the anti-war cause,  seasonedblue   Mar-17-07 07:16 PM   #22 
  - She's a Republican.  kevinbgoode   Mar-17-07 07:24 PM   #26 
  - I've tried, but I just can't get "Parlock" out of my mind.  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 07:32 PM   #29 
  - I had to choose neither. To be quite honest, I saw the pink shirt  Arkansas Granny   Mar-17-07 07:34 PM   #31 
  - I Could give A Rat's Ass  mntleo2   Mar-17-07 07:45 PM   #36 
  - Have a little respect. The cockroach's name is Toensing.  karlrschneider   Mar-17-07 07:51 PM   #38 
  - I think these continued discussions are a distraction to the anti-war effort.  IChing   Mar-17-07 09:05 PM   #45 
  - YES! Impeachment & Plame - 2 things that go together. Good visual!  The Count   Mar-17-07 09:07 PM   #46 
  - I feel there is no perfect way to be an agent for change.  mzmolly   Mar-17-07 10:00 PM   #47 
  - Of course she helped.  Warren Stupidity   Mar-17-07 10:03 PM   #48 
  - Hurt antiwar, helped impeachment: is that an option? /nt  philly_bob   Mar-17-07 10:16 PM   #50 
  - For the life of me  NoPasaran   Mar-18-07 09:09 AM   #60 
     - Because it puts Impeachment back on the table /nt  philly_bob   Mar-18-07 06:45 PM   #77 
        - Bobbing around in a pink tutu put impeachmdent on the table?  mondo joe   Mar-18-07 06:46 PM   #78 
  - Anything that takes away from the presidential image helps.  jazzjunkysue   Mar-17-07 10:52 PM   #51 
  - If Code Pink wanted to pull that during a die-hard Bushie's speech, that would've  NYCGirl   Mar-17-07 10:54 PM   #53 
  - P.S., is "Midge" not her real name?  Bluebear   Mar-17-07 10:53 PM   #52 
  - I think it was a distraction  lala_rawraw   Mar-18-07 08:38 AM   #57 
  - I watched it...thought it was a guy in drag....couldn't read the T-shirt  Gin   Mar-18-07 08:55 AM   #58 
  - My very first thought was to wonder if this was an agent provocatuer.  scarletwoman   Mar-18-07 03:55 PM   #70 
     - i had no idea what to think, but I was not pleased because  lala_rawraw   Mar-19-07 04:26 PM   #99 
  - The Plame Hearing Was Too Important For An Attention Getting Stunt By Someone Desperate F/ Attention  cryingshame   Mar-18-07 09:28 AM   #62 
  - You are so very right.  liberalnurse   Mar-18-07 05:04 PM   #73 
     - Agreed. What's next? Pink protest tutus at military funerals?  mondo joe   Mar-18-07 06:36 PM   #76 
     - Well said.  mgdecombe   Mar-18-07 10:27 PM   #86 
  - Neither. She's not our monkey, and she already has a Mom.  kdpeters   Mar-18-07 10:00 AM   #63 
  - IMO, Pink Tutu turned on US by not respecting the Plame testimony.  mondo joe   Mar-18-07 10:01 AM   #64 
     - Oh, cut the crap  kdpeters   Mar-18-07 11:44 AM   #66 
        - Valerie Plame deserved better than for her testimony to be co-opted for a stunt, and so  mondo joe   Mar-18-07 11:59 AM   #67 
        - So stuff happens. Let it go and get over it already  kdpeters   Mar-18-07 03:38 PM   #69 
           - Her testimony isn't just hers - it's part of the public record, and an important  mondo joe   Mar-18-07 04:11 PM   #71 
        - roger that  frogcycle   Mar-18-07 10:35 PM   #88 
  - There's a time & place for clowns, & that important hearing wasn't it.  8_year_nightmare   Mar-18-07 11:27 AM   #65 
  - Exactly. How would the Midge supporters have felt if Bozo the Clown was in  Old and In the Way   Mar-18-07 06:32 PM   #75 
  - "Damning"  ellisonz   Mar-18-07 06:53 PM   #79 
  - Rude, badly dressed, disrupters of government.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Mar-18-07 08:22 PM   #80 
  - Wish I could nominate your post!!  proud2Blib   Mar-18-07 10:09 PM   #83 
  - No option for I Heart Valerie Plame? bah  BlooInBloo   Mar-18-07 08:23 PM   #81 
  - I'm Perplexed By The Neither Option. It Is Logically Unsound.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Mar-18-07 10:21 PM   #84 
  - well that's neither here nor there  frogcycle   Mar-18-07 10:32 PM   #87 
     - There Is No There. There Was Only A Here. It Logically Can Only Be Yes Or No.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Mar-18-07 10:35 PM   #89 
        - I guess I didn't make myself clear  frogcycle   Mar-18-07 10:41 PM   #92 
           - Ahhhhh, Gotcha. My Bad.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Mar-18-07 10:51 PM   #94 
              - Another gem from my grandfather:  frogcycle   Mar-18-07 11:00 PM   #95 
  - Definitely Didn't Help It, Not Sure If It Hurt It, But Either Way Was Still The Act Of An Idiot.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Mar-18-07 10:22 PM   #85 
  - christ. is this still an issue? she showed up for drill  upi402   Mar-18-07 10:37 PM   #90 
  - I'm just glad that I wasn't at the hearing  Orrex   Mar-18-07 11:00 PM   #96 
     - LOL me too  proud2Blib   Mar-19-07 12:35 PM   #98 

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