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Sebastian Doyle Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-28-09 11:56 AM
Response to Reply #100
110. Maybe he's like Wexler was, in that respect?
Buys the AIPAC party line (no matter how ridiculous) when it comes to Israel, but is otherwise Liberal?

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  -Rep. Anthony Weiner say's Alan Grayson is one fry short of a Happy Meal? trumad  Oct-27-09 09:35 AM   #0 
  - Truth hurts  DainBramaged   Oct-27-09 09:37 AM   # 
  - Grayson should apologize  dhpgetsit   Oct-27-09 10:32 AM   #49 
     - Absolutely correct, the statment was an outrage  Timefortruth   Oct-27-09 11:31 AM   #60 
     - Good point, they have more honor......  DainBramaged   Oct-27-09 03:13 PM   #74 
  - Bottom Line: Do you think Grayson is stating the obvious or engaging in  no_hypocrisy   Oct-27-09 09:37 AM   #1 
  - He's Enjoying His 15 Minutes...  KharmaTrain   Oct-27-09 09:44 AM   #8 
  - His one apology has been about using the word Holocaust  lunatica   Oct-27-09 09:49 AM   #13 
  - He's in danger of being labeled a demagogue  Warpy   Oct-27-09 09:49 AM   #15 
  - Come on, everyone knows whore in this sense has nothing to do with sex.  zonkers   Oct-27-09 09:53 AM   #21 
  - We know it..most people might, but certainly not all...Especially  whathehell   Oct-27-09 03:32 PM   #81 
  - He's in danger of being McKinneyed  ecstatic   Oct-27-09 10:04 AM   #35 
  - Exactly my point  Warpy   Oct-27-09 10:13 AM   #40 
  - Piffle. Not even close.  aquart   Oct-27-09 10:24 AM   #45 
  - Yep, I think he needs to tone it down a little.  kjackson227   Oct-27-09 11:19 AM   #58 
  - Now that we've got one (1) rep that tells it like it is ...  FiveGoodMen   Oct-27-09 04:13 PM   #83 
     - Since when has Weiner been right wing? nt  verges   Oct-27-09 07:15 PM   #91 
     - The whole RW is after Grayson  FiveGoodMen   Oct-27-09 07:17 PM   #92 
        - I think his word choice was bad,  verges   Oct-27-09 07:27 PM   #93 
        - Pascrell is RW??? WTF?  harkadog   Oct-27-09 08:11 PM   #96 
     - Not really  Warpy   Oct-28-09 11:20 AM   #109 
  - +1.  snagglepuss   Oct-27-09 09:58 AM   #24 
  - I love how frank he is, but Dean tried it and it didn't work with the masses  ecstatic   Oct-27-09 10:00 AM   #28 
  - Can't it be both? To me, it's both. :) n/t  OneGrassRoot   Oct-27-09 10:51 AM   #53 
     - Conceded upon reconsideration.  no_hypocrisy   Oct-27-09 10:52 AM   #54 
  - The fact that Grayson appeared on Alex Jones' show questions his sanity. NT  NYCGirl   Oct-27-09 09:38 AM   #2 
  - Yeah. He just got knocked down a notch in my opinion with THAT revelation.  Hassin Bin Sober   Oct-27-09 09:42 AM   #5 
  - Yeah its Jones is pure wacko but I IMO Grayson is smart for for going on it.  snagglepuss   Oct-27-09 10:09 AM   #38 
  - I disagree. I think anyone with a modicum of sanity should stay far away from  NYCGirl   Oct-27-09 10:18 AM   #42 
     - I would agree if Grayson went there to discuss chemtrails but he didn't.  snagglepuss   Oct-27-09 10:28 AM   #47 
     - Even crackpots vote. n/t  Raineyb   Oct-27-09 11:36 AM   #61 
        - Well, Michelle Bachman is proof of that. But I still think that people with half  NYCGirl   Oct-27-09 03:11 PM   #73 
           - Thom Hartmann had Alex Jones on his show not that long ago  Sebastian Doyle   Oct-27-09 08:24 PM   #99 
              - Thom Hartmann's not an elected official. If you don't like who he associates with,  NYCGirl   Oct-28-09 09:19 AM   #104 
  - Yah. That does scare me some.  aquart   Oct-27-09 10:23 AM   #44 
  - Only downside Ive heard about him but Alex Jones is a psycho.  bamacrat   Oct-27-09 11:03 AM   #56 
  - I don't know if it brings his sanity into question.  Kitty Herder   Oct-27-09 03:07 PM   #72 
  - The wording we use on the internetz is not the wording a public official should use.  TwilightGardener   Oct-27-09 09:39 AM   #3 
  - Agreed. The use of the term whore was over the top whether it is correct or not. n/t  FSogol   Oct-27-09 09:43 AM   #6 
  - I agree--- the dude speaks with passion and will make mistakes...  trumad   Oct-27-09 09:44 AM   #7 
     - Well said. nt  snagglepuss   Oct-27-09 10:03 AM   #32 
  - Sounds like Weiner envy to me  BeyondGeography   Oct-27-09 09:39 AM   #4 
  - LOLOL nt  snagglepuss   Oct-27-09 10:04 AM   #34 
  - hee hee  dana_b   Oct-27-09 12:44 PM   #68 
  - +1  peace frog   Oct-27-09 09:45 AM   #9 
  - I Just Commented On The Very Same Thing At Another Thred... I Personally Think  ChiciB1   Oct-27-09 09:48 AM   #10 
  - Come on, we only get one bombastic barn burner while they get what, 50? 100?  librechik   Oct-27-09 01:01 PM   #70 
     - Point Taken... Commented Below Too! Leaving The F--King Is MUCH BETTER!  ChiciB1   Oct-27-09 02:40 PM   #71 
  - Poor word choice any way you look at it. It's a freighted word when applied to a woman.  Demit   Oct-27-09 09:49 AM   #11 
  - Well if she doesn't like being called a whore she could refrain from whoring  Raineyb   Oct-28-09 01:31 PM   #111 
  - This is what I meant by "tone it down".  lumberjack_jeff   Oct-27-09 09:49 AM   #12 
  - yeppers. but folks here don't want to hear that.  cali   Oct-27-09 09:52 AM   #19 
  - It is only 'not-credible' if you think he meant 'whore' to be literal, as  RaleighNCDUer   Oct-27-09 10:03 AM   #31 
  - He's Not Good For Us After All. Alex Jones? That Delusional Moron? Why Is He On His Show?  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Oct-27-09 09:49 AM   #14 
  - Repubs would love to get rid of Grayson...  kentuck   Oct-27-09 09:50 AM   #16 
  - Agreed. Really no need to pile on, whether Weiner thinks Grayson mispoke or not.  glitch   Oct-27-09 10:46 AM   #51 
     - And there is the mistake  Zodiak   Oct-27-09 03:32 PM   #80 
        - Exactly - "redirect the question to policy instead of gotcha politics"  glitch   Oct-27-09 04:33 PM   #84 
        - Just like all the news stations leaping to Faux's defense  FiveGoodMen   Oct-27-09 05:09 PM   #86 
  - Hope they are dumb enough to demand an apology. If so, watch him apologize to whores for insult-  zonkers   Oct-27-09 09:51 AM   #17 
  - Politico  Cirque du So-What   Oct-27-09 09:51 AM   #18 
  - Exactly.  snagglepuss   Oct-27-09 10:12 AM   #39 
  - I agree he crossed a line... but Dem pols should STFU about it.  redqueen   Oct-27-09 09:53 AM   #20 
  - Good point!  eleny   Oct-27-09 10:00 AM   #27 
  - I'll see your good and raise to great  BeyondGeography   Oct-27-09 12:34 PM   #66 
  - Dems and unity? Ha!! nt  ecstatic   Oct-27-09 10:07 AM   #36 
  - That's My Opinion Too! I LIKE His Attitude & Guts For Speaking Truth To Power...  ChiciB1   Oct-27-09 10:25 AM   #46 
     - exactly!  dana_b   Oct-27-09 12:48 PM   #69 
  - Politico.....  Spazito   Oct-27-09 09:55 AM   #22 
  - they are looking for this the best they got?  HipChick   Oct-27-09 09:56 AM   #23 
  - Grayson's going for populist anger..............  CrownPrinceBandar   Oct-27-09 09:59 AM   #25 
  - I saw Grayson on Real Time and I felt that he lacked impulse control.  OmmmSweetOmmm   Oct-27-09 10:00 AM   #26 
  - So he's not anal rententive. What of it? Does that make him less honest,  snagglepuss   Oct-27-09 10:17 AM   #41 
     - No, it doesn't make him less honest, but who says honesty has to do  OmmmSweetOmmm   Oct-27-09 11:47 AM   #63 
  - Try not to hit your toe as you sow dissent. Please! Bringing Politico into the  Malikshah   Oct-27-09 10:01 AM   #29 
  - Take a deep breath. Weiner's response is typical Democrat on the  OHdem10   Oct-27-09 10:02 AM   #30 
  - You nailed it. nt  snagglepuss   Oct-27-09 10:19 AM   #43 
  - You calling Weiner "mealy-mouth"? THINK AGAIN. He's done more for HCR than Kucinich  KittyWampus   Oct-27-09 10:40 AM   #50 
  - he's also a hawkish war supporter and not the hero people here make him out to be.  FLAprogressive   Oct-27-09 08:41 PM   #101 
  - Extremely well said. nt  glitch   Oct-27-09 10:49 AM   #52 
  - Well said.  LeftHandPath   Oct-27-09 03:22 PM   #77 
  - Grayson should not use such inflamatory language  demwing   Oct-27-09 10:03 AM   #33 
  - but of course  guitar man   Oct-27-09 10:09 AM   #37 
  - There's A Lot Of Truth In What You Say... But the BIG DOGS In the Party  ChiciB1   Oct-27-09 10:31 AM   #48 
  - Grayson is out of control and this is not appropriate.  karynnj   Oct-27-09 11:00 AM   #55 
  - Seems he said this before he was a cult hero though  HughMoran   Oct-28-09 09:27 AM   #108 
  - Graysons spokesman, declined comment other than to confirm that the interview occurred. ........  joeycola   Oct-27-09 11:10 AM   #57 
  - It's gone to his head.  WI_DEM   Oct-27-09 11:24 AM   #59 
  - Bloody hell! This attitude is exactly why we get these cowardly  Raineyb   Oct-27-09 11:41 AM   #62 
  - Weiner  DonCoquixote   Oct-27-09 11:47 AM   #64 
  - WIMP Dems are concerned about how Grayson's BACKBONE calls attention to their lacking one.  NoodleyAppendage   Oct-27-09 11:55 AM   #65 
  - eggsactly.  nashville_brook   Oct-28-09 09:16 AM   #103 
  - That seems to be Weiners pet expression - he says it a lot  debbierlus   Oct-27-09 12:40 PM   #67 
  - Weiner sees a rival  Joe S   Oct-27-09 03:14 PM   #75 
  - Weiner is obviously a spineless Republican-lite DLC Blue Dog DINO  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-27-09 03:21 PM   #76 
  - he's great, but he is walking a fine line. insulting people without collateral  mopinko   Oct-27-09 03:29 PM   #78 
  - Love Rep Weiner. Love Grayson too.  Overseas   Oct-27-09 03:31 PM   #79 
  - Instead of HIM toning it down...  knixphan   Oct-27-09 03:33 PM   #82 
  - Good for Grayson. That is what she is and if she doesn't want to be called out  ipaint   Oct-27-09 05:05 PM   #85 
  - Actually referring to a K street lobbyist as a prostitute is insulting to hard working prostitutes  ddeclue   Oct-27-09 05:21 PM   #88 
  - The last I heard on Hardball was he wasn't referring to her personally but was referring to her job  southernyankeebelle   Oct-27-09 05:17 PM   #87 
  - It's probably best to keep Grayson caged and gagged  TheWebHead   Oct-27-09 05:23 PM   #89 
  - Yes outspoken truth-tellers need to be caged and gagged  FiveGoodMen   Oct-27-09 05:57 PM   #90 
  - Anyone who helps the Federal Reserve-a private bank-screw the people deserves to be vilified  Nikki Stone1   Oct-27-09 08:03 PM   #94 
  - if he talks like that, they won't take him seriously....for one second  spanone   Oct-27-09 08:09 PM   #95 
  - delete, intended as OP  marmar   Oct-27-09 08:14 PM   #97 
  - Memo to Weiner: Grayson is not your enemy. The WHORES are.  Sebastian Doyle   Oct-27-09 08:16 PM   #98 
  - let's remember that Weiner is a neocon (very hawkish and pro-war) and is not the hero that people  FLAprogressive   Oct-27-09 08:36 PM   #100 
  - Then how do you explain this? Looks like he's changed:  NYCGirl   Oct-28-09 09:23 AM   #105 
  - he's a big AIPAC supporter -- AIPAC is a dangerous pro-war organization  FLAprogressive   Oct-28-09 01:48 PM   #112 
  - Maybe he's like Wexler was, in that respect?  Sebastian Doyle   Oct-28-09 11:56 AM   #110 
     - I suppose :-/  FLAprogressive   Oct-28-09 01:49 PM   #113 
  - unreced for Weiners opinion  Hatchling   Oct-28-09 09:15 AM   #102 
  - The weird thing is that he said this in September  HughMoran   Oct-28-09 09:26 AM   #106 
  - Essentially most Dems have the spine flu  LatteLibertine   Oct-28-09 09:27 AM   #107 

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