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9. Because that's what President Snowe wants us to have, smartypants! n/t
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  -Will the Obama Apologists here please tell us progressives why we should support a "trigger"? MNDemNY  Oct-15-09 03:53 PM   #0 
  - This is going to be fun to watch  AllentownJake   Oct-15-09 03:55 PM   #1 
  - It may be a long wait.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 03:55 PM   #2 
  - Post this in GDP  AllentownJake   Oct-15-09 03:58 PM   #10 
  - .  SammyWinstonJack   Oct-15-09 03:56 PM   #4 
  - uh huh n/t  politicalmama   Oct-15-09 03:57 PM   #6 
  - It may be the only way we can get public option.  elleng   Oct-15-09 03:56 PM   #3 
  - No, not good enough.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 03:57 PM   #8 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-15-09 03:56 PM   #5 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-15-09 03:59 PM   #15 
     - the truth is, i bet you don't give a rat's ass about health care.  dionysus   Oct-15-09 04:00 PM   #16 
     - I've been supporting and voting for Democrats longer than you have been making shit.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:03 PM   #23 
        - pardon me if i don't believe a thing you say.  dionysus   Oct-15-09 04:04 PM   #26 
     - I don't owe you anything.  Drunken Irishman   Oct-15-09 04:06 PM   #32 
     - Decided to just drink? Okie-doke.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:22 PM   #64 
        - Yup.  Drunken Irishman   Oct-15-09 04:30 PM   #86 
     - Does this help?  Nuclear Unicorn   Oct-15-09 04:08 PM   #41 
        - No, not really.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:23 PM   #65 
           - If you didn't care you wouldn't be a progressive...  Nuclear Unicorn   Oct-15-09 04:27 PM   #76 
  - 1, your OP manages to be assholish (purposefully i bet ). 2, where is the support for a trigger  dionysus   Oct-15-09 03:57 PM   #7 
  - The "support" is in the White House.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 03:58 PM   #12 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-15-09 03:59 PM   #14 
     - Does he not control what comes out of the White House?  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:00 PM   #17 
     - He only controls the good things that come out of the White House.  QC   Oct-15-09 04:05 PM   #28 
     - another FAIL....  dionysus   Oct-15-09 04:09 PM   #46 
        - Why 'cause you said so???  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:24 PM   #66 
     - Did you read the New York Times this morning?  Neecy   Oct-15-09 04:01 PM   #18 
     - obama is harry reid? and you going to quote anon staffers as gospel? please.  dionysus   Oct-15-09 04:02 PM   #21 
     - I didn't, the Times did  Neecy   Oct-15-09 04:03 PM   #22 
     - The Times seems to quote Harry Reid  gratuitous   Oct-15-09 04:20 PM   #59 
     - No need to call names.  elleng   Oct-15-09 04:02 PM   #20 
        - the point is, people like the OP, who has always hated they guy, shitting on obama supporters with  dionysus   Oct-15-09 04:03 PM   #25 
           - You are a fool, a fool with no answers.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:05 PM   #27 
           - is that supposed to pass as clever? stick with the arrogant flamebait, at least you know how to  dionysus   Oct-15-09 04:06 PM   #34 
              - And we know that you can not answer this question.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:09 PM   #45 
              - this is what passes for clever nowadays?  dionysus   Oct-15-09 04:11 PM   # 
              - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-15-09 04:09 PM   #47 
           - No more from me.  elleng   Oct-15-09 04:05 PM   #29 
  - The OP is as you state.  tridim   Oct-15-09 04:02 PM   #19 
     - Eat your pie.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:05 PM   #31 
        - Suck your ego.  tridim   Oct-15-09 04:08 PM   #43 
           - A Democrat. One who actually believes in the Party's principles.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:17 PM   #53 
              - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-15-09 04:19 PM   #56 
  - Because that's what President Snowe wants us to have, smartypants! n/t  QC   Oct-15-09 03:57 PM   #9 
  - Actually, it is President Rahm's idea. Link here  OmmmSweetOmmm   Oct-15-09 04:11 PM   # 
  - because, without one, I won't be able to shoot myself in the head when  chelsea0011   Oct-15-09 03:58 PM   #11 
  - Actually, it's "bated" breath  gratuitous   Oct-15-09 03:58 PM   #13 
  - A NINA post, I guess  gratuitous   Oct-15-09 04:31 PM   #87 
  - Don't support it. Go join the Green Party  sandnsea   Oct-15-09 04:03 PM   #24 
  - You have none. just insults.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:06 PM   #35 
  - your OP was an insult you hypocrite. DURRRRRRRRR  dionysus   Oct-15-09 04:07 PM   #36 
  - Insult to who? Obama Apologists? are you one?  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:08 PM   #39 
     - don't try that coy crap. you know what you posted.  dionysus   Oct-15-09 04:09 PM   #44 
        - And you immediately take offense?? mmmm.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:12 PM   #50 
           - because your contempt for anything obama is clear as glass. but we know that.  dionysus   Oct-15-09 04:14 PM   #51 
              - I support him when he is correct.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:19 PM   #57 
  - Who at DU said to support a trigger?  sandnsea   Oct-15-09 04:15 PM   #52 
     - You? Did you not write response #24???  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:21 PM   #61 
        - I said to support it? No, I said go do whatever you want  sandnsea   Oct-15-09 04:26 PM   #73 
  - Many have- and did for things just like this in the 1990's  depakid   Oct-15-09 04:07 PM   #38 
     - Really? I don't recall a Green Party President  sandnsea   Oct-15-09 04:11 PM   #49 
        - we have a democratic president, a majority in the house and in the senate  noiretextatique   Oct-15-09 04:27 PM   #75 
           - If you can't organize to win the public option  sandnsea   Oct-15-09 04:30 PM   #83 
  - It occurs to me  The Traveler   Oct-15-09 04:05 PM   #30 
  - I wanna know WTF you think makes you a progressive -  cliffordu   Oct-15-09 04:06 PM   #33 
  - Just avoid the question. Par for your ilk.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:07 PM   #37 
     - ilk? keep going dude, you're on a roll! say "cult", you know you want to!  dionysus   Oct-15-09 04:08 PM   #40 
     - I don't need to, you just did.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:11 PM   #48 
     - It's a Stupid Ass Question. Why should anyone answer it?  NYC_SKP   Oct-15-09 04:20 PM   #58 
     - 'At's right.  cliffordu   Oct-15-09 04:26 PM   #74 
     - Ah....  cliffordu   Oct-15-09 04:25 PM   #68 
        - Could not care less.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:32 PM   #89 
  - Trigger  badacid   Oct-15-09 04:08 PM   #42 
  - This is what happens when you start bargaining with what you'd be willing to settle for  dflprincess   Oct-15-09 04:30 PM   #84 
     - Yup.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:39 PM   #96 
  - Lots of UnRecs, but narry a single legit answer.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:18 PM   #54 
  - By any reasonable standard, Unrecommend is the only rating this thread deserves.  TexasObserver   Oct-15-09 04:26 PM   #71 
  - It's because your post is extremely dumb.  tridim   Oct-15-09 04:28 PM   #79 
  - I gave you an answer. What's the problem.  cliffordu   Oct-15-09 04:29 PM   #82 
  - No 'legit' answers for a bogus question. n/t  Fire1   Oct-15-09 04:36 PM   #92 
     - Yep - taking bogus questions seriously is problematic.  cliffordu   Oct-15-09 04:46 PM   #104 
  - We shouldn't "support" a trigger, but we might have to...  TreasonousBastard   Oct-15-09 04:19 PM   #55 
  - I must dispose, out of hand, with the notion that "we might have to"  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:53 PM   #111 
  - Big Fail on your part for asking the question as you did.  Sukie   Oct-15-09 04:21 PM   #60 
  - It should only be offensive to those who self identify as "Obama Apologists" do you?  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:31 PM   #88 
  - Because of all the other promises he has kept  JonQ   Oct-15-09 04:22 PM   #62 
  - I'm sorry, I forgot about ALL of that! Never mind.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:25 PM   #69 
  - Funny, I Don't Remember Him Actually SIGNING A FUCKING BILL W/ A TRIGGER!!!!  Beetwasher   Oct-15-09 04:22 PM   #63 
  - I don't remember him actually DOING anything about DADT or DOMA either,  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:48 PM   #105 
     - Like I Said- Nostradumass  Beetwasher   Oct-15-09 04:51 PM   #110 
  - Charming.  TexasObserver   Oct-15-09 04:24 PM   #67 
  - c'mon, dive in! the water is fine, here in progressive town.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:26 PM   #72 
  - What choice was there? You had Obama or Hillary verses mccain/palin  still_one   Oct-15-09 04:25 PM   #70 
  - Yes, but we WON the election? Why do WE not govern?  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:28 PM   #78 
     - I don't disagree with you, but it should be obvious that Obama has not shown strong leadership  still_one   Oct-15-09 04:40 PM   #97 
        - Yes!! DING DING A winner!  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:42 PM   #102 
  - "Apologists" gets an automatic unrec.  Blue-Jay   Oct-15-09 04:28 PM   #77 
  - Grow a pair.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:29 PM   #81 
     - OK, Skippy.  Blue-Jay   Oct-15-09 04:42 PM   #101 
  - Anyone on DU who calls someone else an "Obama Apologist" on DU...  NYC Liberal   Oct-15-09 04:28 PM   #80 
  - I "called" no one any thing . I posed a question. Some seem to have "self identified"  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:30 PM   #85 
     - Go back to Minnesota and stay there! Unrecced! (n/t)  dolphindance   Oct-15-09 04:35 PM   #91 
     - .  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:38 PM   #95 
     - Right. Somehow I doubt that you would be persuaded by any arguments that  NYC Liberal   Oct-15-09 04:37 PM   #94 
        - Only an Obama Apologist would be offended.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:41 PM   #98 
           - Now I know you're not looking for an honest discussion.  NYC Liberal   Oct-15-09 04:53 PM   #112 
  - Well let me add my 2 cents worth..  Peacetrain   Oct-15-09 04:33 PM   #90 
  - If you are not an "Obama Apologist", then why do you take offense?  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:36 PM   #93 
     - Obama Supporter = Apologist. Fine with me! n/t  Fire1   Oct-15-09 04:41 PM   #99 
        - Thems your words, NOT mine.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:44 PM   #103 
           - That's the implication and it's fine with me. Just sayin. n/t  Fire1   Oct-15-09 04:49 PM   #106 
              - Not with me.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:50 PM   #108 
  - A trigger?  BluinTX   Oct-15-09 04:41 PM   #100 
  - You'd be surprised, read the thread.  MNDemNY   Oct-15-09 04:49 PM   #107 
  - Hey, Welcome with your seven posts! +10. n/t  Fire1   Oct-15-09 04:51 PM   #109 
  - We're locking this.  pinto   Oct-15-09 04:54 PM   #113 
 

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