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Gore1FL Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-21-08 01:03 PM
Response to Reply #45
54. Fluffly being a giraffe or not probably ranks less in importance
than either of the two things given to prioritize.

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  -So what s more important? Gore1FL  Dec-21-08 02:46 AM   #0 
  - Your assuming there are limited resources, unless our activism is powered solely by oil...  Solon   Dec-21-08 02:51 AM   #1 
  - So where do you want my limited resources? n/t  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 02:52 AM   #2 
     - What? Do you not have time for one and the other, or is it that you simply aren't motivated enough?  Solon   Dec-21-08 02:56 AM   #5 
        - am asking what is more important. n/t  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 02:57 AM   #7 
           - Yeah, but your second line is incorrect, so its push polling. n/t  Solon   Dec-21-08 02:57 AM   #9 
              - It's not push polling. It's reality. What is more important? n/t  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 02:58 AM   #11 
                 - Our resources aren't limited in this regard...  Solon   Dec-21-08 03:03 AM   #13 
                    - Educate me, please  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 03:10 AM   #16 
                       - That's actually easy to answer, when Mr. Obama(and others) say that they disagree with Mr. Warren...  Solon   Dec-21-08 03:16 AM   #23 
                          - I don't see that as any more valid than...  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 03:19 AM   #25 
                             - How forgettable is it now, and how meaningless is the ceremony now...  Solon   Dec-21-08 03:25 AM   #29 
                             - Good.--because as i said Warren is an offensive choice  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 11:34 AM   #43 
                             - A closed door meeting with Ahmadinejad would be a bit different..  girl gone mad   Dec-21-08 03:28 AM   #32 
                                - I would be offended by Ahmadinejad as much as Warren  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 11:30 AM   #42 
  - Are the 2 mutually exclusive? You need an "other' in your poll  Liberal_in_LA   Dec-21-08 02:53 AM   #3 
  - It isn't either or necessarily  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 02:55 AM   #4 
  - This probably isn't an either/or thing.  Political Heretic   Dec-21-08 02:56 AM   #6 
  - It doesn't have to be either or. What is more important?  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 02:57 AM   #8 
     - That is either / or. They may be both important  Political Heretic   Dec-21-08 03:33 AM   #34 
        - Prioritization is not either or  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 01:06 PM   #55 
           - Yes, it actually is.  Political Heretic   Dec-21-08 03:39 PM   #74 
              - then explain how they are the same  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 04:41 PM   #84 
                 - But that wasn't your poll question.  Political Heretic   Dec-22-08 07:11 AM   #96 
  - Oranges  Jamastiene   Dec-21-08 02:58 AM   #10 
  - I guess now is the wrong time for a fruit joke!!!  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 03:08 AM   #14 
  - Can't help but notice you used your limited resources to post this lame-ass poll  jgraz   Dec-21-08 02:59 AM   #12 
  - The point hit home, did it?  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 03:08 AM   #15 
     - yes, that's exactly what I meant by "lame-ass"  jgraz   Dec-21-08 03:11 AM   #17 
        - So how did you vote?  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 03:11 AM   #18 
           - I didn't  jgraz   Dec-21-08 03:13 AM   #19 
              - Ok, well I'll go ahead and worry about the cvil rights aspect then  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 03:14 AM   #20 
  - I have less time than most  enigmatic   Dec-21-08 03:15 AM   #21 
  - But which is more important?  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 03:15 AM   #22 
     - If I'm able to do both, it doesn't matter what's more important  enigmatic   Dec-21-08 03:18 AM   #24 
        - exactly  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 03:22 AM   #26 
           - I tell you what  enigmatic   Dec-21-08 03:26 AM   #31 
           - I can be offended by Warren  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 12:46 PM   #46 
           - You lost me at this post. "a trival 90 seconds" lost me.  uppityperson   Dec-21-08 01:23 PM   #58 
              - fair enough.  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 04:39 PM   #83 
  - Ensuring equal rights for ALL Americans, starting with uninviting Rick Warren from the Inauguration  Swamp Rat   Dec-21-08 03:24 AM   #27 
  - That's a great concept  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 03:25 AM   #30 
     - I voted, "Stopping some idiot..." because we have to start somewhere.  Swamp Rat   Dec-21-08 03:30 AM   #33 
        - Starting somewhere is great  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 12:47 PM   #47 
           - Challenging the President-Elect on this can impact policy. eom  uppityperson   Dec-21-08 01:25 PM   #59 
           - How?  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 02:07 PM   #64 
              - Oh good lord. Guess no one should contact or protest anything then  uppityperson   Dec-21-08 02:13 PM   #68 
                 - Forgive me  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 04:28 PM   #79 
           - Well, if I were a member of Congress I would.  Swamp Rat   Dec-21-08 02:57 PM   #71 
  - I am going to bed  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 03:24 AM   #28 
  - I understood  mitchtv   Dec-21-08 03:49 PM   #76 
  - Choice B is part and parcel of choice A.  Truth2Tell   Dec-21-08 03:41 AM   #35 
  - I don't see what Obama Policy this will effect in a menaingful way.  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 11:27 AM   #41 
     - 100,000 threads on DU  Truth2Tell   Dec-21-08 03:42 PM   #75 
        - that is the best answer so far.  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 04:45 PM   #89 
  - C: removing false choices from meaningful debates. n/t  ColbertWatcher   Dec-21-08 04:06 AM   #36 
  - So I shouldn't get involved in helpng the GLBT community?  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 11:25 AM   #40 
     - This is helpful? hahahahahahahaha.  uppityperson   Dec-21-08 01:26 PM   #60 
     - No less helpful than ranting on internet about it  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 02:09 PM   #66 
        - try this...  uppityperson   Dec-21-08 02:11 PM   #67 
     - If you don't understand my post, you should just say so.  ColbertWatcher   Dec-21-08 03:33 PM   #72 
     - In addition, Truth2Tell's post #35 says it best. Read it again with an open mind. n/t  ColbertWatcher   Dec-21-08 03:35 PM   #73 
  - If Betty Lou can take Fluffy to the vets, there'll be time to clean the garage.  Old Crusoe   Dec-21-08 04:38 AM   #37 
  - I don't have aproblem with that.  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 12:53 PM   #49 
     - Invokers of prayer are liminal figures in all cultures' histories.  Old Crusoe   Dec-21-08 04:16 PM   #78 
        - I agree  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 04:44 PM   #87 
           - It remains possible that Obama will uninvite Warren, or that Warren  Old Crusoe   Dec-21-08 05:24 PM   #94 
  - If it's a meaningless ceremony, then why defend it?  chascarrillo   Dec-21-08 05:35 AM   #38 
  - Who is defending it?  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 11:22 AM   #39 
  - And I don't think Obama thinks it's meaningless- he's a believing Christian, we're told!  kenny blankenship   Dec-21-08 01:13 PM   #57 
  - False choice. NT  mondo joe   Dec-21-08 11:35 AM   #44 
  - Which is more important?  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 12:53 PM   #50 
     - I'm sorry but it's still a false choice. One doesn't preclude the other. One may, in  mondo joe   Dec-21-08 01:47 PM   #61 
        - I have yet to see how Warren get's credibility from this  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 02:05 PM   #63 
           - I don't know how credibility now = worship. Thanks. NT  mondo joe   Dec-21-08 02:09 PM   #65 
              - Fill in what ever word you want.  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 04:29 PM   #80 
                 - You may be confused, but his benefit is not limited the the 20th.  mondo joe   Dec-21-08 04:44 PM   #86 
  - Did I mention that for all we know Fluffy could be a giraffe?  Old Crusoe   Dec-21-08 12:27 PM   #45 
  - Fluffly being a giraffe or not probably ranks less in importance  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 01:03 PM   #54 
     - I'm stickin' wth Fluffie, giraffe or no, because the poll is skewed and  Old Crusoe   Dec-21-08 04:01 PM   #77 
        - skewed how?  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 04:42 PM   #85 
           - O fer cryin' out loud.  Old Crusoe   Dec-21-08 06:28 PM   #95 
  - The ability to reject bigotry is not a limited resource, we can all do it all the time  ThomWV   Dec-21-08 12:50 PM   #48 
  - I have said I rejected Warren repeatedly on this thread  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 12:58 PM   #52 
  - Giving a bigot that level of credibility weakens option #1  gollygee   Dec-21-08 12:54 PM   #51 
  - How does it give him credibilty?  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 01:01 PM   #53 
     - As to your two questions:  gollygee   Dec-21-08 01:09 PM   #56 
        - Where does the credibility come from?  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 02:04 PM   #62 
           - It makes him appear credible - it presents him as a person to be believed  gollygee   Dec-21-08 02:18 PM   #69 
           - It might also give Obaa a platform to rebuke those beliefs  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 04:38 PM   #82 
           - When a popular, respected figure selects someone for an honor it rubs some  mondo joe   Dec-21-08 02:20 PM   #70 
              - I respect your view. I really do  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 04:34 PM   #81 
  - What's the matter? You can't do both?  RetroLounge   Dec-21-08 04:45 PM   #88 
  - I want to know the priority. n/t  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 04:50 PM   #90 
     - Does there need to be one?  RetroLounge   Dec-21-08 05:07 PM   #92 
  - You know what?  Gore1FL   Dec-21-08 04:51 PM   #91 
     - Oh, I get the point  gollygee   Dec-21-08 05:09 PM   #93 
     - Actually everyone understands the point - and had concluded that its lame, and based on weak logic  Political Heretic   Dec-22-08 07:12 AM   #97 

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