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madfloridian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-06-09 03:36 PM
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13. I am defensive because they are protesting me for my position.
Why be defensive about my stance?

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  -Protests of Howard Dean and Earl Blumenauer by Single Payer groups... madfloridian  Jun-06-09 03:03 PM   #0 
  - Dean has been talking about a public option  DJ13   Jun-06-09 03:13 PM   #1 
  - I know what he has been talking about. I have written a lot about it.  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 03:16 PM   #3 
     - Is the watered down public option real reform, or just another insurance co. welfare program?  DJ13   Jun-06-09 03:23 PM   #6 
     - Never mind.  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 03:25 PM   #7 
        - Better nothing than another perscription bill dont you think?  DJ13   Jun-06-09 03:30 PM   #10 
           - Dean is trying to fix it. Yet he is protested. He is being shunned...  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 03:32 PM   #11 
              - because he is trying for what we can actually get.  DJ13   Jun-06-09 03:36 PM   #14 
                 - We should be able to do it without going after each other.  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 03:38 PM   #15 
                    - I knew it was useless trying to make a point.  DJ13   Jun-06-09 03:47 PM   #19 
                       - He is not advocating for mandatory.  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 03:54 PM   #22 
                          - ahem - certainly headed in that direction  DrDan   Jun-07-09 07:14 AM   #30 
                             - I was not referring to Obama.  madfloridian   Jun-07-09 10:54 AM   #32 
     - the trends with insurance company's political contributions  DrDan   Jun-07-09 07:18 AM   #31 
  - I knew it. As soon as Dean came out strongly for Obama's plan a month or so back...  BlooInBloo   Jun-06-09 03:13 PM   #2 
  - I don't have a problem with the protestors in this case.  Sebastian Doyle   Jun-06-09 03:19 PM   #4 
  - I think we should protest those who are not even in favor of a public option.  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 03:21 PM   #5 
  - "I do not see what protesting them will accomplish. "  depakid   Jun-06-09 03:26 PM   #8 
  - Dean does not agree with Wyden. Why compare the two?  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 03:27 PM   #9 
     - Why be defensive about Dean?  depakid   Jun-06-09 03:34 PM   #12 
        - I am defensive because they are protesting me for my position.  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 03:36 PM   #13 
  - We both love Dr. Dean, however, on this issue he has been  Cleita   Jun-06-09 03:40 PM   #16 
  - Oh, I get it. He's a collaborator with the enemy.  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 03:43 PM   #17 
     - Oh cut out the hyperbole.  Cleita   Jun-06-09 03:49 PM   #20 
        - Hyperbole is over stating.  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 03:51 PM   #21 
           - That's exactly what you are doing and I'm sorry if you can't see it.  Cleita   Jun-06-09 03:55 PM   #23 
              - You have every right to your view. Few here share mine.  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 04:00 PM   #24 
                 - Well, if you don't get single payer, you aren't going to get even a public  Cleita   Jun-06-09 04:19 PM   #25 
                    - Zeke not advocating public option  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 04:37 PM   #26 
                       - You keep attacking me like I was one of those people who protested  Cleita   Jun-06-09 04:45 PM   #27 
                          - The insurance companies do NOT want the public option.  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 04:51 PM   #28 
  - Howard Dean at the AHIP convention...  slipslidingaway   Jun-06-09 03:44 PM   #18 
  - Speaking out honestly.  madfloridian   Jun-06-09 07:40 PM   #29 

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