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26. even here at DU - every once in a while, someone DOES have to say:
"the emperor wears no clothes" ... your analogy of such an extreme screed left that it meets the extreme right is a PERFECT image for my own feelings too
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  -It has finally happened: DU has gone so far left that they've met the Freepers on the other side. Buzz Clik  May-29-09 12:12 PM   #0 
  - Thats. Nice.  meegbear   May-29-09 12:13 PM   #1 
  - Thank you.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:17 PM   #6 
  - If you have nothing good to say  librechik   May-29-09 12:14 PM   #2 
  - Can I drive?  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:17 PM   #7 
  - Attention vacuum.  DS1   May-29-09 12:15 PM   #3 
  - I thought we weren't allowed to have sock puppets  leftstreet   May-29-09 12:15 PM   #4 
  - Curious.  Why Syzygy   May-29-09 12:22 PM   #19 
  - Evidently knows all the ropes of different sites and strategies  omega minimo   May-29-09 01:00 PM   #81 
  - "I actually took some pleasure in knowing that DU weeded out disruptors."  omega minimo   May-29-09 12:59 PM   #79 
     - Pretending?  PassingFair   May-29-09 02:28 PM   #238 
  - I think some honest criticism of the man is good. Uninformed hatred is not.  YOY   May-29-09 12:16 PM   #5 
  - I have some concerns, as well.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:20 PM   #13 
  - There are idiots on both sides of the matter...or at least people acting like idiots.  YOY   May-29-09 12:24 PM   #27 
  - even honest criticism is ass whipped. too bad. not allowing diverse  roguevalley   May-29-09 02:38 PM   #249 
  - You're brave.  AspenRose   May-29-09 12:17 PM   # 
  - Is that what the kids  QueenOfCalifornia   May-29-09 01:06 PM   #93 
     - I've heard other synonyms too! One in particular begins with "s"  AspenRose   May-29-09 01:14 PM   #111 
  - Incivility is not solely the province of the left as your post demonstrates. n/t  EFerrari   May-29-09 12:17 PM   #8 
  - Another of my favorite shadows.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:21 PM   #16 
     - I'm not your shadow but nice deflection. n/t  EFerrari   May-29-09 12:48 PM   #67 
  - "Once, on a dare, I started a thread here at DU under a different name"  BostonMa   May-29-09 12:17 PM   #9 
  - I dare you!  leftstreet   May-29-09 12:20 PM   #11 
  - It took some work. Fortunately, the game was up very quickly.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:22 PM   #17 
  - Not recommended.  MineralMan   May-29-09 12:37 PM   #54 
  - It's out of control! It's like democracy or something. It must be stopped!  laststeamtrain   May-29-09 12:18 PM   #10 
  - I think you missed the point.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:23 PM   #20 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-29-09 12:20 PM   #12 
  - It's Never Really Been Democratic Underground  On the Road   May-29-09 12:21 PM   #14 
  - I hear you. I frequent a discussion board associated with a game.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:25 PM   #28 
  - Well.....  QueenOfCalifornia   May-29-09 01:16 PM   #116 
  - Left and Right often come full circle and are barely distinguishable  stray cat   May-29-09 12:21 PM   #15 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-29-09 12:22 PM   #18 
  - The Nazi comparison the other day was the last straw for me.  tridim   May-29-09 12:23 PM   #21 
  - It's been difficult, I have to agree  Adelante   May-29-09 12:23 PM   #22 
  - Historically...  JuniperLea   May-29-09 12:23 PM   # 
  - Well, I just love  Control-Z   May-29-09 12:41 PM   #58 
  - I'm happy to share!  JuniperLea   May-29-09 01:06 PM   #96 
     - I don't know if my  Control-Z   May-29-09 01:14 PM   #112 
        - Excellent!  JuniperLea   May-29-09 01:45 PM   #172 
  - No, but it can be disappointing.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 01:24 PM   #132 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-29-09 12:23 PM   #23 
  - Two thumbs up.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:26 PM   #33 
  - You just took the words out of my mouth. nt  Bonobo   May-29-09 12:23 PM   #24 
  - I don't where know it's gone...  CJCRANE   May-29-09 12:23 PM   #25 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-29-09 12:31 PM   #41 
  - yep  Howardx   May-29-09 12:43 PM   #61 
  - that's not how I remember it  hfojvt   May-29-09 12:24 PM   # 
  - She made it. I'll see if I can find it.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:28 PM   #35 
  - Here's the link:  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:33 PM   #46 
  - so you think triangulating is a good thing?  hfojvt   May-29-09 01:38 PM   #158 
     - I don't think it's a good thing.  redqueen   May-29-09 01:46 PM   #175 
        - not really  hfojvt   May-29-09 02:17 PM   #222 
           - Interesting. We'll have to agree to disagree.  redqueen   May-29-09 02:18 PM   #224 
  - Pfft...  SIMPLYB1980   May-29-09 12:34 PM   #48 
     - really?  hfojvt   May-29-09 01:23 PM   #128 
        - He didn't surrender, but whatever you need to tell yourself to get by.  SIMPLYB1980   May-29-09 02:35 PM   #245 
  - even here at DU - every once in a while, someone DOES have to say:  sundancekid   May-29-09 12:24 PM   #26 
  - DU is extremely supportive of Obama  Enrique   May-29-09 12:25 PM   #29 
  - Now that's some clever bullshit.  Renew Deal   May-29-09 12:30 PM   #38 
  - It's the yin/yang...  Why Syzygy   May-29-09 12:26 PM   #30 
  - A "cesspool of discontent" pretty well describes it.  elocs   May-29-09 12:26 PM   #31 
  - How dare people disagree  pnutbutr   May-29-09 12:26 PM   #32 
  - It's not the disagreement. That's typical.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:31 PM   #44 
     - how dare people be passionate about their political views  pnutbutr   May-29-09 12:57 PM   #77 
     - Obamessiah, Obamabot, Messiah, Chosen One, Princess Precious...  redqueen   May-29-09 01:00 PM   #82 
        - You forgot "anointed one."  AspenRose   May-29-09 01:05 PM   #91 
        - Oh we've missed plenty, I'm sure.  redqueen   May-29-09 01:10 PM   #103 
        - so you oppose the use of chimp etc... when referring to the former president?  pnutbutr   May-29-09 01:10 PM   #104 
        - You really think calling republicans names is shit-stirring?  redqueen   May-29-09 01:11 PM   #105 
        - I get it  pnutbutr   May-29-09 01:13 PM   #106 
           - No, context.  redqueen   May-29-09 01:22 PM   #125 
           - yeah  pnutbutr   May-29-09 01:45 PM   #173 
              - If you have a point...  redqueen   May-29-09 01:47 PM   #178 
                 - It's very clear  pnutbutr   May-29-09 01:52 PM   #187 
                    - Can you point me to someone who agrees?  redqueen   May-29-09 01:54 PM   #190 
                       - srsly  pnutbutr   May-29-09 01:58 PM   #195 
                          - Yeah I get it ...  redqueen   May-29-09 02:05 PM   #203 
                          - Political message boards are hardly debate settings.  janx   May-29-09 02:05 PM   #204 
           - Your position on this thread is a tad confusing.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 01:24 PM   #130 
              - disagreement and passion is good  pnutbutr   May-29-09 01:47 PM   #176 
                 - Ah, then we agree.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:29 PM   #241 
        - That's a strawman.  AspenRose   May-29-09 01:13 PM   #109 
        - no it's applying a standard equally  pnutbutr   May-29-09 01:22 PM   #126 
           - Skinner doesn't have rules about nasty names for Republicans here.  AspenRose   May-29-09 01:26 PM   #136 
              - ahhh it's about the rules  pnutbutr   May-29-09 01:48 PM   #179 
                 - If you don't like the rules, take it up with the person who owns this board.  AspenRose   May-29-09 02:13 PM   #216 
        - This is a partisan website - of course some DUers are going to call the other side names.  CJCRANE   May-29-09 02:44 PM   #254 
        - you have a list of attack terms for Obama  hfojvt   May-29-09 01:34 PM   #154 
           - I'm not making any lists, nor do I have any.  redqueen   May-29-09 01:37 PM   #157 
              - "you just made the list"  hfojvt   May-29-09 02:00 PM   #196 
                 - LOL...  redqueen   May-29-09 02:03 PM   #202 
     - But the really wonderfull thing is; you don't have to take the bait!  notadmblnd   May-29-09 01:06 PM   #94 
        - Truth.  AspenRose   May-29-09 01:17 PM   #118 
        - Even if one doesn't participate, some get irritated seeing it...  redqueen   May-29-09 01:25 PM   #134 
        - I do too. there are certain posters and subjects that I get sick of seeing  notadmblnd   May-29-09 01:37 PM   #156 
           - Yep.... thank the admins for "hide thread".  redqueen   May-29-09 01:40 PM   #163 
        - True enough. But, I came here to DU assuming it was some sort of sanctuary from knuckledragging.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 01:26 PM   #135 
  - My patience has been tested too  bluestateguy   May-29-09 12:27 PM   #34 
  - Oh boy  Renew Deal   May-29-09 12:33 PM   #45 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-29-09 12:29 PM   #36 
  - the mods are clearly walking on eggshells  foo_bar   May-29-09 01:39 PM   #160 
     - This will be deleted soon.  redqueen   May-29-09 01:48 PM   #180 
  - Meanwhile...  Scurrilous   May-29-09 12:29 PM   #37 
  - It's hard to tell who hates Obama more: DUers or freepers.  BlooInBloo   May-29-09 12:30 PM   #39 
  - it's not about Obama, and it's not new  hfojvt   May-29-09 01:42 PM   #168 
  - The "freepers" of the left act on rationalism and progress...  BolivarianHero   May-29-09 12:31 PM   #40 
  - looking objectively  pnutbutr   May-29-09 12:33 PM   #47 
  - I don't see much rationality  creeksneakers2   May-29-09 12:56 PM   #75 
  - without pointing out  pnutbutr   May-29-09 12:31 PM   #42 
  - You have a Free Republic mentality.  BuyingThyme   May-29-09 12:31 PM   #43 
  - errr.... okay. I assume that's bad.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:36 PM   #52 
  - That's fine, but don't call it "going so far left"  starroute   May-29-09 12:34 PM   #49 
  - Your third paragraph was awesome.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:37 PM   #53 
  - yep  Howardx   May-29-09 01:13 PM   #107 
  - Whoa!  Adelante   May-29-09 12:42 PM   #59 
  - you should realize  bigtree   May-29-09 12:52 PM   #71 
  - What starroute said.  BlooInBloo   May-29-09 01:21 PM   #123 
  - flamebait. nt  Mari333   May-29-09 12:36 PM   #50 
  - No. Just a point of discussion.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:38 PM   #55 
  - Idiotic. You're satisfied with the president, so everyone else should be as well  bigtree   May-29-09 12:36 PM   #51 
  - can you read? what are you responding to?  kid a   May-29-09 01:10 PM   #101 
     - it's in the eye of the beholder  bigtree   May-29-09 01:23 PM   #129 
  - give du a break. we're not used to having a democrat in charge.  unblock   May-29-09 12:38 PM   #56 
  - There's a lot of truth in that.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 12:39 PM   #57 
  - Hey, dont let the door hit ya on the ass if ya dont like it.  iamthebandfanman   May-29-09 12:42 PM   #60 
  - "I'm not leaving, so you can save the "don't the screen door hit you in the ass" comments. "  AspenRose   May-29-09 12:44 PM   #63 
     - sorry, i didnt bother reading after  iamthebandfanman   May-29-09 12:52 PM   #70 
  - Lately, DU has taken the fun  havocmom   May-29-09 12:44 PM   #62 
  - A Man Sees What He Wants to See And Disregards The Rest.  MineralMan   May-29-09 12:46 PM   #64 
  - See post #80.  AspenRose   May-29-09 12:56 PM   #76 
     - I guess I don't take your point. I was addressing the  MineralMan   May-29-09 12:59 PM   #80 
        - Because it's an example of what you were trying to say.  AspenRose   May-29-09 01:01 PM   #83 
           - OK. Personally, I find numerical references to other posts to be  MineralMan   May-29-09 01:10 PM   #100 
              - We all have preferences in this life.  AspenRose   May-29-09 01:20 PM   #120 
  - What I don't get is the number of people who announce they are NOT DEMOCRATS but some ...  HamdenRice   May-29-09 12:47 PM   #65 
  - I'm an Anarchist and a Democrat.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-29-09 12:55 PM   #74 
  - I've never understood why any Anarchist would align themselves with any party?  SIMPLYB1980   May-29-09 01:03 PM   #85 
     - Uh...Gandhi was an Anarchist.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-29-09 01:05 PM   #92 
        - Not trying to be insulting, just have only meet a few Anarchist while I was at  SIMPLYB1980   May-29-09 01:16 PM   #117 
           - Anarchism does not equal anarchy.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-29-09 01:24 PM   #131 
           - Thank's for the info. Never thought of it that way.  SIMPLYB1980   May-29-09 01:39 PM   #161 
           - Why is it that it's only those who disagree w/anarchism as a political philosophy who...  Echo In Light   May-29-09 01:31 PM   #146 
              - TyL says he has known those types too...  redqueen   May-29-09 01:55 PM   #193 
  - It's not against the rules, that's why  Zodiak   May-29-09 01:44 PM   #170 
  - um.... we've always voiced our discontent here.  notadmblnd   May-29-09 12:48 PM   #66 
  - See post #50.  AspenRose   May-29-09 12:54 PM   #73 
     - What about it?  Renew Deal   May-29-09 01:19 PM   #119 
        - Nowhere did the OP say s/he was against differences of opinion.  AspenRose   May-29-09 01:23 PM   #127 
           - I screwed up the 50 thing.  Renew Deal   May-29-09 01:29 PM   #140 
           - Ah, yes. The tenor that she describes as a freak show and the tone  EFerrari   May-29-09 01:41 PM   #164 
              - And a fucking PONY, too!  MineralMan   May-29-09 01:51 PM   #185 
  - I agree this site does seem to lean right of center, surprisingly, but don't see how it can be from  RufusH   May-29-09 12:49 PM   #68 
  - Didn't I see a post recently about GOPers openly infiltrating  lonestarlib   May-29-09 12:50 PM   #69 
  - Backing or opposing issue is what makes things happen.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-29-09 12:53 PM   #72 
  - Good luck with your therapy. n/t  robertpaulsen   May-29-09 12:58 PM   #78 
  - That would be this thread.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 01:27 PM   #137 
  - I'm thinkin that our Dem representation needs to be ...  yowzayowzayowza   May-29-09 01:01 PM   #84 
  - Exactly. Nicely stated.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 01:29 PM   #139 
  - I don't disagree.  Mythsaje   May-29-09 02:11 PM   #213 
  - A lot of it has to do with what I call "Reactionary Screaming". Any time an event happens  KittyWampus   May-29-09 01:03 PM   #86 
  - Look! The emperor is wearing such handsome clothes!  mike_c   May-29-09 01:04 PM   #87 
  - Uh... no?  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 01:29 PM   #141 
  - so that explains all the fucking trolls of late, huh  madokie   May-29-09 01:04 PM   #88 
  - Aww, does somebody need some attention?  MadHound   May-29-09 01:04 PM   #89 
  - Why is this series of frantic OPs making unfounded claims about non-existent posts allowed?  omega minimo   May-29-09 01:04 PM   #90 
  - Backhanded attempt at encouraging support to ban/censor?  Echo In Light   May-29-09 01:06 PM   #95 
  - by taking swipes at Mods and not realizing the posts stand b/c they're not what the OP claims?  omega minimo   May-29-09 01:09 PM   #99 
     - Incorrect. Calling Obama the "Obamessiah" is not allowed.  redqueen   May-29-09 01:21 PM   #122 
        - Was it locked or removed? Didn't see it.  omega minimo   May-29-09 01:30 PM   #143 
  - Are you referring to this thread?  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 01:30 PM   #144 
  - Would the OP care to be specific?  omega minimo   May-29-09 01:42 PM   #167 
     - So, you'd like me to document my claims? Will do.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:02 PM   #201 
        - You can't. Don't use this as an excuse to pile up links and callouts.  omega minimo   May-29-09 02:06 PM   #205 
  - .  AspenRose   May-29-09 01:32 PM   #150 
  - I expect these posts will be deleted soon.  redqueen   May-29-09 01:52 PM   #186 
  - That does not =  omega minimo   May-29-09 02:00 PM   #197 
     - But it does =  AspenRose   May-29-09 02:11 PM   #212 
        - OK  omega minimo   May-29-09 02:43 PM   #252 
  - That's a great question  TheMachineWins   May-29-09 01:50 PM   #183 
  - .....  Uzybone   May-29-09 01:07 PM   #97 
  - LOL  Scurrilous   May-29-09 01:29 PM   #142 
  - Breaking: hotheads ooze rancor in Internet forum! Film at 11!  JHB   May-29-09 01:08 PM   #98 
  - Betamax...when you want the very best!  MineralMan   May-29-09 01:16 PM   #115 
  - "far left" is a buzzword for repukes, you sound like a repuke  TheMachineWins   May-29-09 01:10 PM   #102 
  - She more or less called soldiers who are war resistors sissies the other day  Echo In Light   May-29-09 01:13 PM   #108 
  - Link to back that up:  Echo In Light   May-29-09 01:15 PM   #114 
  - i read the link  Howardx   May-29-09 01:40 PM   #162 
     - Some people aren't worth a shit at reading between the lines. Try #7, #15  Echo In Light   May-29-09 01:45 PM   #174 
        - some people put words in others mouths  Howardx   May-29-09 01:54 PM   #192 
           - Your perception is selective. Here's the quotes:  Echo In Light   May-29-09 02:11 PM   #214 
  - Do you deny the existence of a "far left"?  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 01:32 PM   #149 
  - This thread/OP  QueenOfCalifornia   May-29-09 01:13 PM   #110 
  - Just read the responses and my responses to them, and you'll see it is not.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 01:32 PM   #151 
  - Here's an old joke:  Mythsaje   May-29-09 01:15 PM   #113 
  - On the off chance you haven't put me on Ignore,  MineralMan   May-29-09 01:21 PM   #121 
  - I rarely put anyone on ignore  Mythsaje   May-29-09 01:31 PM   #147 
     - Yes, yes. And two years down the road, you'll still be  MineralMan   May-29-09 01:49 PM   #182 
        - It's not just four months...  Mythsaje   May-29-09 02:02 PM   #200 
  - Two things: 1) Your post is rational and is not the target of this thread.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 01:34 PM   #153 
     - It IS early yet... and the earlier we start pushing  Mythsaje   May-29-09 01:39 PM   #159 
        - Yep. I agree. I must confess that in terms of my pet issue (environment)...  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:11 PM   #210 
           - The environment IS an important issue  Mythsaje   May-29-09 02:14 PM   #218 
           - Did you get the email from MoveOn  redqueen   May-29-09 02:17 PM   #221 
  - I once robbed a bank to see if the police were any good...  LanternWaste   May-29-09 01:22 PM   #124 
  - ..  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 01:35 PM   #155 
  - A hearty K/R. The rancor here is poisonous.  reflection   May-29-09 01:25 PM   #133 
  - Interesting that you mention a flat tax.  ContinentalOp   May-29-09 01:28 PM   #138 
  - Agreed.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:01 PM   #198 
  - I think you might be over reacting to a vocal minority  Bucky   May-29-09 01:30 PM   #145 
  - It's finally happened. The Democratic Party has moved so far to the Right...  Junkdrawer   May-29-09 01:31 PM   #148 
  - That sounds like a contradiction.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:12 PM   #215 
  - Last weekend I got into a debate with a certain poster and he implied  neverforget   May-29-09 01:34 PM   #152 
  - You make a good point.  reflection   May-29-09 01:41 PM   #165 
  - +1  AspenRose   May-29-09 02:18 PM   #225 
  - whatever! ur not a democrat!  iamthebandfanman   May-29-09 01:42 PM   #166 
  - Of course it is. We've been over this ground before.  EFerrari   May-29-09 01:44 PM   #171 
  - I strongly disagree.  reflection   May-29-09 01:47 PM   #177 
     - It's useless to name call. Reread the OP.  EFerrari   May-29-09 01:49 PM   #181 
  - It can happen that, in the middle of a debate, ...  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:14 PM   #219 
  - "...so far to the left.."????  Hell Hath No Fury   May-29-09 01:43 PM   #169 
  - They happily put me in that "far left" category  Mythsaje   May-29-09 01:51 PM   #184 
  - It's an attempt to marginalize  Zodiak   May-29-09 01:54 PM   #191 
  - Oh, I know...  Mythsaje   May-29-09 02:09 PM   #208 
  - Out of curiosity --  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:29 PM   #240 
     - No... Not you...  Mythsaje   May-29-09 02:31 PM   #242 
  - Well, it kind of depends upon one's perspective.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:16 PM   #220 
  - Each day we get one of these types of OPs  Zodiak   May-29-09 01:53 PM   #188 
  - Sorry, but I haven't seen a post like this. I assure you, it is NOT flame bait.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:17 PM   #223 
  - You know what?  Missy Vixen   May-29-09 01:53 PM   #189 
  - Couple of things:  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:19 PM   #226 
  - " I took great pleasure in posting on conservative discussion boards"?  bottomtheweaver   May-29-09 01:55 PM   #194 
  - Good advice.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:20 PM   #227 
     - I think it might have rubbed off on you more than you know.  bottomtheweaver   May-29-09 02:38 PM   #250 
  - Bullshit. Quit trying to control everyone. If you can't handle the truth too damn bad. nt  earth mom   May-29-09 02:02 PM   #199 
  - Ironically, this exact response is hurled the other direction  redqueen   May-29-09 02:07 PM   #206 
  - Exactly right. And that's why these posts are doomed to satirize themselves.  EFerrari   May-29-09 02:10 PM   #209 
  - I don't recall saying that anyone should change anything.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:21 PM   #229 
     - Yeah, I've seen a change in DU too. And it's a move to the right while pretending to be left. nt  earth mom   May-29-09 02:25 PM   #234 
        - I guess we see things differently. Or, perhaps, ...  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:27 PM   #237 
  - "DU instantly turned into a cesspool of discontent. "  Vickers   May-29-09 02:09 PM   #207 
  - No, I use the Alert key sparingly.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:22 PM   #230 
  - We're not parsimonious towards divas with our solicitous warnings against  Joe Chi Minh   May-29-09 02:11 PM   #211 
  - "I've donated freely to DU"? Apparently not for at least a year. n/t  Greyhound   May-29-09 02:14 PM   #217 
  - That is correct.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:24 PM   #232 
     - So you decided it was a waste months before the primaries, but claim  Greyhound   May-29-09 02:35 PM   #247 
  - Far to the left is a relative term. I've always been a Liberal Democrat but my party  OmmmSweetOmmm   May-29-09 02:21 PM   #228 
  - Not only far left, but the far left in a freak show held in a cesspool  EFerrari   May-29-09 02:23 PM   #231 
  - Suddenly, supporting civil rights and universal health care makes one Khmer Rouge around here.  QC   May-29-09 02:24 PM   #233 
  - We did better after Skinner's thread. Maybe this is Casual Friday?  EFerrari   May-29-09 02:26 PM   #236 
     - I requested in Skinner's thread that it be pinned to the board, but alas, it seems that many  OmmmSweetOmmm   May-29-09 02:40 PM   #251 
  - "Big Joe Portagee liked being in The Pit and resented being ejected from it." Steinbeck  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-29-09 02:29 PM   #239 
  - "Never in frog history had there been such a round up." -- from Cannery Row  EFerrari   May-29-09 02:33 PM   #243 
  - ....  OmmmSweetOmmm   May-29-09 02:36 PM   #248 
  - That's a very curious analysis.  Buzz Clik   May-29-09 02:25 PM   #235 
     - That's why I say that the party moved right of center (to where it was pre-Rayguns).  OmmmSweetOmmm   May-29-09 02:35 PM   #244 
  - You think this is "far left"? I'd argue, but there's no point if you're no better informed than that  LeftyMom   May-29-09 02:35 PM   #246 
  - Cracks me up everytime, too.  Forkboy   May-29-09 02:43 PM   #253 
  - Locking -  pinto   May-29-09 02:46 PM   #255 
 

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