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cali Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-28-09 03:31 PM
Response to Reply #5
10. I suggest you browse through the front page of GD
my op is hardly a straw man. It's not even that much of an exaggeration.
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  -Obama sucks. The U.S. is an evil empire; cali  May-28-09 03:22 PM   #0 
  - Best. Strawman. Evah.  Lex   May-28-09 03:23 PM   #1 
  - not a strawman when you have ops here claiming that  cali   May-28-09 03:28 PM   #6 
  - If you claim those are not strawmen  Lex   May-28-09 03:33 PM   #14 
  - Oh give me a fucking break...  Hugabear   May-28-09 03:52 PM   #29 
  - You forgot about Obama being  canetoad   May-28-09 04:23 PM   #39 
  - absolutely true  paulsby   May-28-09 04:45 PM   #40 
  - Best reply to the best strawman ever  Oregone   May-28-09 03:50 PM   #27 
  - She is a mastah  Hawkowl   May-29-09 03:29 PM   #73 
     - Seems so!  Vinnie From Indy   May-29-09 03:38 PM   #75 
  - Obama is making fun of GLBT people. Don't forget that one. NT  NYCGirl   May-28-09 03:25 PM   #2 
  - Yeah, when he was responding to a  O is 44   May-28-09 03:50 PM   #25 
  - I wanna buy you a drink some day...  LanternWaste   May-28-09 03:27 PM   #3 
  - You forgot to say, "this ISN'T change we can believe in"  FSogol   May-28-09 03:27 PM   #4 
  - Straw man galore!  David__77   May-28-09 03:27 PM   #5 
  - I suggest you browse through the front page of GD  cali   May-28-09 03:31 PM   #10 
     - They are still strawmen.  Lex   May-28-09 03:36 PM   #19 
        - Do you even know what a strawman is?  BzaDem   May-28-09 07:34 PM   #58 
           - Yes, and those opinions she's quoting are STILL mispresentations of the facts.  Lex   May-28-09 07:40 PM   #59 
              - You are wrong. An argument that misrepresenting only facts is NOT a strawman.  BzaDem   May-28-09 07:50 PM   #63 
  - Since I know you don't really feel that way I will not lose my cool  WI_DEM   May-28-09 03:28 PM   #7 
  - Roflmao! That pretty much sums it up, but your forgot, "LET IT FAIL!!!"  HamdenRice   May-28-09 03:29 PM   #8 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-28-09 03:30 PM   #9 
  - Id love to see your post  Mari333   May-28-09 03:33 PM   #15 
  - You didn't miss anything.  BuyingThyme   May-28-09 03:35 PM   #17 
  - Truth. But the OP is one of the leaders of the Obama-can-do-no-wrong crowd and just loves  T Wolf   May-28-09 03:34 PM   #16 
  - Your post is 100% true except for two minor errors.  HiFructosePronSyrup   May-28-09 03:42 PM   #22 
     - I don't understand how you can believe that.  BuyingThyme   May-28-09 03:46 PM   #24 
     - I don't understand how you can believe global warming doesn't exist.  HiFructosePronSyrup   May-28-09 04:51 PM   #41 
        - You seem to have pathological problems with truth.  BuyingThyme   May-28-09 07:19 PM   #50 
           - I also do not understand what "preemptive imperialism" is supposed to mean.  Occam Bandage   May-28-09 07:49 PM   #62 
              - Somebody else getting control of oil and other resources.  BuyingThyme   May-29-09 12:20 PM   #67 
     - What do you call censoring the evidence if not "concealing?" He also surged the war against  T Wolf   May-28-09 03:50 PM   #26 
  - Are you making fun of Obama's critics or his defenders?  Bucky   May-28-09 03:32 PM   #11 
  - LOL!  JuniperLea   May-28-09 03:39 PM   #21 
  - DUzey Here! DUzey!  Stinky The Clown   May-28-09 03:54 PM   #30 
  - Wow. Just when I think you can't post anything dumber.  Truth2Tell   May-28-09 03:32 PM   #12 
  - I got my pony, but sent it back.  Ikonoklast   May-28-09 03:32 PM   #13 
  - .  spanone   May-28-09 03:35 PM   #18 
  - It's really hard to eat my lunch...  JuniperLea   May-28-09 03:39 PM   #20 
  - No! No! NO!  zorahopkins   May-28-09 03:43 PM   #23 
  - So speaketh Moe  Just Visiting   May-28-09 03:51 PM   #28 
  - YAWN!  nichomachus   May-28-09 03:57 PM   #31 
  - I think this post dismisses those with legitimate concerns about Obama  JonLP24   May-28-09 03:58 PM   #32 
  - I didn't see it like that. I saw it as poking fun at some of the people  SeattleGirl   May-28-09 04:08 PM   #34 
     - It's not addressing any paticular issues or responses to those  JonLP24   May-28-09 04:19 PM   #36 
     - I hardly think I need a "full record" unless I am going to be under oath  SeattleGirl   May-28-09 04:56 PM   #42 
        - On the flip side  JonLP24   May-28-09 05:39 PM   #46 
           - I agree.  SeattleGirl   May-28-09 06:58 PM   #47 
     - eye to eye, girl  kid a   May-28-09 07:31 PM   #57 
  - Good post  Ohio Joe   May-28-09 04:03 PM   #33 
  - #####  nichomachus   May-28-09 04:19 PM   #35 
  - I think you got it  Adelante   May-28-09 04:21 PM   #37 
  - I wouldn't say the US is an evil empire, but it is an overextended empire and it is impractical to..  JVS   May-28-09 04:22 PM   #38 
  - Define evil empire. I think you will find we meet many of the criteria.  rhett o rick   May-28-09 05:09 PM   #45 
  - Cheap, juvenile strawman tactic to demean substantive criticism.  Political Heretic   May-28-09 05:04 PM   #43 
  - ...protest too much?  kid a   May-28-09 07:24 PM   #52 
  - What is the purpose of a post like this? Just curious. nm  rhett o rick   May-28-09 05:05 PM   #44 
  - a hissy?  KG   May-28-09 07:15 PM   #48 
  - A cry for attention?  Prometheus Bound   May-28-09 08:37 PM   #66 
  - Spinning straw into K&R gold!  rucky   May-28-09 07:16 PM   #49 
  - This is strawman shadowboxing of a level rarely found outside nutty Conservative commentary.  Marr   May-28-09 07:19 PM   #51 
  - Nah. We're just the appointed police agency for transnational corporations.  Zorra   May-28-09 07:26 PM   #53 
  - Thank you! K & R (Sometime a roundabout from a strawman is what it takes to make a point)  kid a   May-28-09 07:27 PM   #54 
  - wurd!  bridgit   May-28-09 07:27 PM   #55 
  - Is this one of those threads where we call the repetition of actual claims in threads "straw men?"  Occam Bandage   May-28-09 07:27 PM   #56 
  - The "actual claims" were strawmen then, and they still are.  Lex   May-28-09 07:42 PM   #60 
     - "'we can't afford it' = nazi talk" is not a strawman. It was an honest position stated earnestly.  Occam Bandage   May-28-09 07:46 PM   #61 
        - "Obama's economic policies are no different from Hitler's." Earnest or not,  Lex   May-28-09 08:08 PM   #65 
  - You forgot one thing.....  proteus_lives   May-28-09 07:53 PM   #64 
  - And you happily lump legitimate criticism in with all of this.  Mythsaje   May-29-09 03:12 PM   #68 
  - I wish I could recommend your post, Mythsage. n/t  Blue_In_AK   May-29-09 03:14 PM   #69 
  - Well  LatteLibertine   May-29-09 03:25 PM   #70 
  - He is, and that's the problem.  Greyhound   May-29-09 03:28 PM   #72 
  - Now THAT'S how to be a good little DUer whiner parrot!  BlooInBloo   May-29-09 03:26 PM   #71 
  - Hitler's economic policies were probably a bit more left than even Obama's  Selatius   May-29-09 03:32 PM   #74 
     - yup  iamthebandfanman   May-29-09 03:45 PM   #76 
        - I get headaches whenever discussing Stalin or Hitler's policies with ultra-rightists.  Selatius   May-29-09 03:55 PM   #77 

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