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ZombieHorde Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-24-09 10:10 AM
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15. Support is arguing in favor of the person. Thanks for the viewpoint. nt
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  -When somebody says they support a politician, what do you think they mean? ZombieHorde  Aug-24-09 02:51 AM   #0 
  - Depends on whether or not this is in an election context.  BzaDem   Aug-24-09 02:55 AM   #1 
  - Let us say there is no election context. nt  ZombieHorde   Aug-24-09 03:00 AM   #2 
     - In that case  BzaDem   Aug-24-09 03:09 AM   #3 
        - Support is trust. Thanks for the viewpoint. nt  ZombieHorde   Aug-24-09 09:30 AM   #6 
  - I'll skip question #1, for fear of being banned.  Sapphocrat   Aug-24-09 03:15 AM   #4 
  - Support is silencing criticism. Thanks for the viewpoint. nt  ZombieHorde   Aug-24-09 09:31 AM   #7 
  - +1  SammyWinstonJack   Aug-24-09 09:32 AM   #8 
     - Support is addition. Thank you for sharing your views. nt  ZombieHorde   Aug-24-09 07:03 PM   #18 
  - Variations on a theme  Romberry   Aug-24-09 03:39 AM   #5 
  - Mindlessness as support. Thanks for the viewpoint.  ZombieHorde   Aug-24-09 09:34 AM   #9 
  - If someone says "The way I phrase my questions is meant to draw out a specific response..."  Curtland1015   Aug-24-09 09:34 AM   #10 
  - My phrasing came from other posts.  ZombieHorde   Aug-24-09 09:36 AM   #11 
  - I take it to mean that they are voting for them in the next election regardless of who is running  Hippo_Tron   Aug-24-09 09:36 AM   #12 
  - What if they said those phrases during a President's second term? nt  ZombieHorde   Aug-24-09 09:54 AM   #13 
  - For me it means actively defending against baseless attacks  WonderGrunion   Aug-24-09 10:08 AM   #14 
  - Support is arguing in favor of the person. Thanks for the viewpoint. nt  ZombieHorde   Aug-24-09 10:10 AM   #15 
     - It may be a matter of semantics  WonderGrunion   Aug-24-09 10:41 AM   #16 
        - Correction: Support is defending the person against unfair attacks. Thanks for the explanation. nt  ZombieHorde   Aug-24-09 10:47 AM   #17 
  - I support this thread.  WonderGrunion   Aug-24-09 10:38 PM   #19 
  - Thanks. nt  ZombieHorde   Aug-24-09 11:08 PM   #22 
  - Usually they mean they support the program on which the politician stood for office.  burning rain   Aug-24-09 10:58 PM   #20 
  - Support the person is supporting a platform. Thanks for the view. nt  ZombieHorde   Aug-24-09 11:07 PM   #21 
  - I guess you are refering to me..........  deep1   Aug-24-09 11:09 PM   #23 
     - We have half a dozen different definitions from as many posters  WonderGrunion   Aug-24-09 11:17 PM   #24 
     - Support is what it is. Thanks for the viewpoint. You are correct,  ZombieHorde   Aug-24-09 11:26 PM   #25 
 

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