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saracat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-10-09 01:31 AM
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21. Nah. The Gays at the dinner likely have more money.
They are a targeted donor base.
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  -No Obama at DC march ruggerson  Oct-09-09 10:43 PM   #0 
  - Presidents don't go to marches  bluestateguy   Oct-09-09 10:45 PM   #1 
  - Maybe he wouldn't have been if he had *done* something for equal rights.  SemiCharmedQuark   Oct-09-09 10:47 PM   #3 
     - That may well be true  bluestateguy   Oct-09-09 10:49 PM   #5 
        - He wouldn't be going "so he can get yelled at". He would be going to show solidarity.  SemiCharmedQuark   Oct-09-09 10:51 PM   #7 
  - It may not be safe for him to be in an open, large crowd do to so many death threats.  Kerrytravelers   Oct-09-09 10:45 PM   #2 
  - My thought, too. It's short sighted to expect him to attend that rally.  Diane R   Oct-10-09 01:56 AM   #24 
  - If he ignores it completely it wont bode well.  Mari333   Oct-09-09 10:48 PM   #4 
  - Ignore what? Isn't he speaking at the event on Saturday?  Thrill   Oct-09-09 10:51 PM   #6 
     - the march.  Mari333   Oct-09-09 11:00 PM   #12 
     - Saturday's event is a lobbying group's annual dinner to raise money  ruggerson   Oct-09-09 11:02 PM   #13 
        - Speaking at HRC the night before counts as "present" in the outside world. It's a related gay thang.  imdjh   Oct-10-09 12:56 AM   #19 
           - Yeah, all those people are pretty much the same. n/t  QC   Oct-10-09 01:01 AM   #20 
              - Nah. The Gays at the dinner likely have more money.  saracat   Oct-10-09 01:31 AM   #21 
  - No surprise.  Behind the Aegis   Oct-09-09 10:52 PM   #8 
  - another speech.  xchrom   Oct-09-09 10:53 PM   #9 
  - Why even invite him then?  Thrill   Oct-09-09 10:58 PM   #10 
     - that's thing -- when something is spent -- some people  xchrom   Oct-09-09 11:00 PM   #11 
  - Surprise? No. Did JFK go to the March on Washington in 63? Nope.  Fearless   Oct-09-09 11:13 PM   #14 
  - Figures! He has left us in the cold the past months ,why should it change now?  2QT2BSTR8   Oct-09-09 11:42 PM   #15 
  - I'm sure that if he would have participated in the march,  FrenchieCat   Oct-10-09 12:06 AM   #16 
     - Is 'folks' the euphamism of the day?  Bluenorthwest   Oct-10-09 07:10 AM   #25 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Oct-10-09 12:25 AM   #17 
  - security would probably be the main issue but just my 2 cents  tomm2thumbs   Oct-10-09 12:52 AM   #18 
  - And time. Mr. President is busy.  Bette Noir   Oct-10-09 01:33 AM   #22 
     - Of course we know his plate is full and there is much on his  Bluenorthwest   Oct-10-09 07:19 AM   #26 
        - +1  imdjh   Oct-10-09 10:28 AM   #27 
  - The President isn't supporting my cause by doing exactly what I want him to?  boppers   Oct-10-09 01:42 AM   #23 
     - ..and he just said he was going to do exactly that.  boppers   Oct-10-09 07:29 PM   #28 

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