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KharmaTrain Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-16-08 07:06 AM
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10. We'll Be Right Back With More Short Attention Span Theater
Yep...no sooner is the Election decided then the Post Election conjecturing and speculation began both here and in the corporate media. Not a single thing can or will President Obama do without it being looked over 15 different ways for 300 different explanations with 1,000 different scenarios. No sooner is a name tossed out or some move made, it's chum in the water...open season to read into with little more than rumor to back it up. But that doesn't matter...it's keeping people busy.

Kudos to the Obama transition for recognizing how skittish and outright goofy the corporate media has become in trying to either name a cabinet or guess a member or some other silly game. I'm hoping these names or "leaks" are driving people nuts...it's not as though we won't know the answer soon enough, and it's President Obama's choice, not ours or the corporate media's that matters.

While you may want a job in the cabinet...I want some of that bail-out money. I could use a spare billion...I don't think anyone would notice...

Cheers...
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  -SHOCKING RUMOR!!!! Obama transition leak! leftofthedial  Nov-16-08 02:07 AM   #0 
  - Congratulations!  Winnipegosis   Nov-16-08 02:17 AM   #1 
  - whomever  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:06 AM   #20 
  - All I can say is that I have been vetted for Secretary of STFU.  Truth2Tell   Nov-16-08 02:19 AM   #2 
  - NO!!! STFU!!!!  tavalon   Nov-16-08 03:56 AM   #5 
  - okay.  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:06 AM   #19 
  - whatever  bob_weaver   Nov-16-08 02:20 AM   #3 
  - Rumor has it  Pharaoh   Nov-16-08 02:36 AM   #4 
  - If I have anything to do with it,  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:13 AM   #30 
  - I am been asked to be Secretary of Word.  Political Heretic   Nov-16-08 04:01 AM   #6 
  - my hopes  90-percent   Nov-16-08 06:40 AM   #7 
  - That's a very prestigeous position in the cabinet.  rucky   Nov-16-08 06:42 AM   #8 
  - a little closer to the can of beans  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:07 AM   #21 
  - I pronounce you highly qualified for the postion. n/t  boloboffin   Nov-16-08 06:55 AM   #9 
  - after all,  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:08 AM   #22 
  - We'll Be Right Back With More Short Attention Span Theater  KharmaTrain   Nov-16-08 07:06 AM   #10 
  - if they give me a few of the million-dollar crumbs left on the floor of Paulson's office,  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:09 AM   #23 
  - I've been offered head of the dept of SNAFU.  TexasProgresive   Nov-16-08 07:40 AM   #11 
  - after the last 8 years  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:09 AM   #24 
  - DUer GetLost is also on the short list!  struggle4progress   Nov-16-08 08:00 AM   #12 
  - we're all on a pretty short list  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:10 AM   #25 
  - Whatever  Kire   Nov-16-08 08:19 AM   #13 
  - I got an email saying  jhain   Nov-16-08 08:27 AM   #14 
  - Can't.  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:10 AM   #26 
  - The Department of Redundancy Department?  123infinity   Nov-16-08 08:30 AM   #15 
  - I get Silly Walks, then!  Number_Six   Nov-16-08 09:12 AM   #18 
  - for that job, you have to pass a test.  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:12 AM   #28 
     - That depends...  Number_Six   Nov-16-08 05:03 PM   #33 
        - that is the correct, albeit silly, answer  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 06:10 PM   #34 
  - that parrot is dead.  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:10 AM   #27 
  - Obama says no place for Dept. of FUBAR in his administration!  Divernan   Nov-16-08 08:36 AM   #16 
  - they'll need plenty of FUBAR  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:12 AM   #29 
  - No no no no...I get the post....LeftHander...  LeftHander   Nov-16-08 09:03 AM   #17 
  - whatever  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 11:14 AM   #31 
  - I call Secretary of RTFM.  Chichiri   Nov-16-08 12:30 PM   #32 
  - I want Department of Musical Coordination  shadowknows69   Nov-16-08 06:44 PM   #35 
  - I have just received word that I will be Secretary of  DearAbby   Nov-16-08 06:44 PM   #36 
  - I am up for chair of the Drama Department.  rebel with a cause   Nov-16-08 06:54 PM   #37 
  - would that be "chair"?  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 07:28 PM   #38 
     - Yeah, I am a bit of a drama queen at times.  rebel with a cause   Nov-16-08 08:06 PM   #42 
  - Sad to hear the President Elect is smoking crack.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Nov-16-08 07:36 PM   #39 
  - but he's not inhaling  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 09:51 PM   #43 
  - I'm up for the department of Palin translation  Chisox08   Nov-16-08 08:00 PM   #40 
  - aren't those the same?  leftofthedial   Nov-16-08 09:52 PM   #44 
  - I'm up for the department of Palin translation  Chisox08   Nov-16-08 08:00 PM   #41 
 

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