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Moochy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-30-09 07:37 PM
Response to Reply #82
83. the all caps made the sarcasm not obvious
please add this to the above post: :sarcasm:

The cartoon is brutally honest.

I hope a better bill comes out of the reconciliation of the House-Senate versions.
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  -Toon "You got everything you fought for" - Ouch! n2doc  Dec-30-09 06:38 AM   #0 
  - ouch is right  madokie   Dec-30-09 06:46 AM   #1 
  - Yep. nt  LWolf   Dec-30-09 06:50 AM   #2 
  - Spot on.  oreo3leg   Dec-30-09 06:54 AM   #3 
  - So many excellent political cartoonists with great insight.  Buzz Clik   Dec-30-09 07:04 AM   #4 
  - It's going to be interesting watching the DLC, the Bush Dogs, and others...  Tesha   Dec-30-09 08:01 AM   #6 
  - Your dismissal of criticism as a diversion is rank bullshit.  Buzz Clik   Dec-30-09 10:10 AM   #18 
  - It's not right-wing propaganda  ThomCat   Dec-30-09 10:53 AM   #25 
  - Don't bother  Hydra   Dec-30-09 11:33 AM   #27 
  - Right. Long-suffering DU idiots who started their campaign of poutrage in September of last year.  Buzz Clik   Dec-30-09 12:11 PM   #34 
  - "Poutrage". Check. But when do we get "firebaggers" again?  freddie mertz   Dec-30-09 02:25 PM   #45 
     - It's okay. Buzz Click doesn't need us now, but on Wednesday, November 3rd...  Tesha   Dec-30-09 05:00 PM   #70 
        - I may be  Old Codger   Dec-30-09 06:45 PM   #78 
        - This bill sucks...The left knows it, the right knows it.  twitomy   Dec-30-09 07:21 PM   #81 
           - However, the right will bash the left for this bill,  AlbertCat   Dec-30-09 08:55 PM   #89 
              - Sanders was making noise in that regard at one point but then let it go. n/t  leeroysphitz   Dec-30-09 09:59 PM   #95 
  - That's the sad part...  The Doctor.   Dec-30-09 04:38 PM   #65 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-30-09 12:09 PM   #33 
  - Pretty soon you will have ignored the majority of DU  spiritual_gunfighter   Dec-30-09 02:15 PM   #43 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-30-09 03:32 PM   #50 
  - What does it say about DU when the majority here despise our Democratic leaders?  Buzz Clik   Dec-31-09 07:05 AM   #110 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-30-09 04:32 PM   #64 
  - Agreed  Old Codger   Dec-30-09 06:39 PM   #77 
  - I'm not ignoring them  Chulanowa   Dec-31-09 02:47 AM   #109 
  - Again, what?  burning rain   Dec-30-09 02:15 PM   #42 
  - +1  Moondog   Dec-30-09 03:41 PM   #54 
  - LOL, well thanks for answering the previous poster's question regarding the possible DLC spin  liberation   Dec-30-09 03:30 PM   #49 
  - While it's true that I absolutely wanted Single Payer Health Care, I would have been satisfied...  Tesha   Dec-30-09 04:51 PM   #66 
  - And people will figure that out quite soon.  AlbertCat   Dec-30-09 09:10 PM   #90 
  - Hmmm, I'm Sure You're a Wonderful Progressive But...  theFrankFactor   Dec-30-09 05:48 PM   #75 
  - Their mission is the same. Yours, too, apparently.  Buzz Clik   Dec-31-09 07:20 AM   #116 
     - Absolute nonsense.  kenfrequed   Dec-31-09 12:28 PM   #134 
  - "Single payer or fuck you!"  green917   Dec-30-09 06:49 PM   #79 
  - Dare I Say It? DITTO!!!!  theFrankFactor   Dec-30-09 08:43 PM   #86 
  - I shall take that as a big compliment  green917   Dec-30-09 08:47 PM   #88 
  - Nicely put!  daleanime   Dec-31-09 12:06 AM   #104 
  - You haven't heard anyone suggest that it's single payer or nothing? BULLSHIT!  Buzz Clik   Dec-31-09 07:22 AM   #117 
  - Naturally you can provide us with links to all these months of posts, right? (NT)  Tesha   Dec-31-09 07:53 AM   #121 
  - THANK YOU -- Very well said! (NT)  Tesha   Dec-31-09 07:52 AM   #120 
  - Bravo! Very well said!  Raineyb   Jan-01-10 01:15 PM   #148 
  - What is bullshit is for any progressive  sabrina 1   Dec-31-09 11:30 AM   #132 
  - It's not for us to save those who are not worthy of saving.  truedelphi   Dec-30-09 10:15 PM   #97 
     - It's kinda funny, isn't it?  Tesha   Dec-31-09 08:11 AM   #122 
     - DLC. Corporatist. Christ. But I do like this quote:  Buzz Clik   Dec-31-09 09:09 AM   #127 
        - The people in Congress get a lot of contempt from me too.  truedelphi   Dec-31-09 05:15 PM   #139 
  - What?  burning rain   Dec-30-09 02:10 PM   #39 
  - truth hurts. then it makes you incoherent.  nashville_brook   Dec-30-09 03:40 PM   #53 
  - Maybe, but it also happens to be true.  Zhade   Dec-30-09 10:33 PM   #99 
  - Actually, it's not true.  Buzz Clik   Dec-31-09 07:16 AM   #114 
     - Yeah, it pretty much is.  Zhade   Dec-31-09 05:35 PM   #140 
     - What is your purpose here? You seem to be always attacking DU posters? What is your purpose? nt  rhett o rick   Dec-31-09 08:21 PM   #143 
  - How dare you call holding Pres Obama accountable as cannibalizing.  rhett o rick   Dec-31-09 12:40 AM   #105 
  - George Bush was right?  Autonomy   Dec-31-09 01:41 AM   #108 
  - So tell me how you stand on the issues? Or explain how you can be "in the grey"  rhett o rick   Dec-31-09 10:24 AM   #128 
     - You've never asked me before.  Autonomy   Dec-31-09 11:15 AM   #131 
        - The earlier post i made that you responded to, was to a lefy-hater.  rhett o rick   Dec-31-09 03:37 PM   #136 
  - When you start spewing the "corporate masters" bullshit, you lose your audience.  Buzz Clik   Dec-31-09 07:14 AM   #113 
     - Name calling is easy but not becoming. Explain where you stand on the issues.  rhett o rick   Dec-31-09 10:29 AM   #129 
     - Feh  kenfrequed   Dec-31-09 12:53 PM   #135 
     - And you're the middle one. Transparent as glass.  Zhade   Dec-31-09 05:37 PM   #141 
  - On Republicans winning back Congress in 2010  Autonomy   Dec-31-09 01:28 AM   #107 
  - I'm sure he would love it.  Marr   Dec-31-09 03:43 PM   #137 
  - That one does indeed sting. n/t  trotsky   Dec-30-09 07:25 AM   #5 
  - +1 n/t  malaise   Dec-30-09 08:30 AM   #14 
  - Truth hurts.  asdjrocky   Dec-30-09 08:01 AM   #7 
  - k & r.  surrealAmerican   Dec-30-09 08:24 AM   #8 
  - So, is Matt Bors going to get the Jane Hamsher treatment now?  baldguy   Dec-30-09 08:26 AM   #9 
  - MATT BORS IS A RACIST FUCKING PIG!!1111!!!1111  jgraz   Dec-30-09 10:32 AM   #22 
  - DEAD TO ME!  Moochy   Dec-30-09 05:19 PM   #73 
  - Can't accept the truth?  carla   Dec-30-09 07:24 PM   #82 
     - the all caps made the sarcasm not obvious  Moochy   Dec-30-09 07:37 PM   #83 
  - Let the Poutrage begin!  JVS   Dec-30-09 10:41 PM   #101 
  - Yeah, this one does indeed sting. We got fucked on this for a half-way measure at best. nt  Selatius   Dec-30-09 08:26 AM   #10 
  - That's not fair - 3 of the crossed out were 'optional' alternatives  HughMoran   Dec-30-09 08:27 AM   #11 
  - The point is he didn't FIGHT for anything.  baldguy   Dec-30-09 08:50 AM   #16 
  - He did so FIGHT hard for his core beliefs and to keep the LIBERALS down  Vincardog   Dec-30-09 11:44 AM   #29 
     - Sadly true  MissDeeds   Dec-30-09 02:10 PM   #38 
        - The change we can believe in became "the chains we can die in"  Vincardog   Dec-30-09 05:54 PM   #76 
  - And Obama actually *did* fight for one of them: the ridiculous, bait-and-switch "trigger"  jgraz   Dec-30-09 10:36 AM   #23 
  - "MAY not have fought hard enough"?  freddie mertz   Dec-30-09 02:31 PM   #46 
  - K&R  invictus   Dec-30-09 08:28 AM   #12 
  - Truth hurts. The mother fucking truth.  chimpymustgo   Dec-30-09 08:29 AM   #13 
  - +1 nt  laughingliberal   Dec-30-09 08:53 AM   #17 
  - It's not the truth. It's silly hyperbole by a poor cartoonist.  Buzz Clik   Dec-30-09 10:12 AM   #19 
     - You're right. Obama also fought for his sweetheart deal with Big Pharma.  jgraz   Dec-30-09 10:31 AM   #21 
     - Right, the truth would have added "corporate sweetheart deals"  ThomCat   Dec-30-09 11:48 AM   #32 
     - what is wrong with you people? Believing your lying eyes and not the DLC talking point d'jour?  liberation   Dec-30-09 03:35 PM   #51 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-30-09 03:57 PM   #59 
        - At least I hope he gets paid...  liberation   Dec-30-09 04:10 PM   #61 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-30-09 04:54 PM   #68 
     - +1  emald   Dec-30-09 03:52 PM   #58 
     - Seems you are the only one here objecting to holding the Pres accountable. nt  rhett o rick   Dec-31-09 08:31 PM   #144 
  - K&R  Soylent Brice   Dec-30-09 08:36 AM   #15 
  - He may already be a weiner  WT Fuheck   Dec-30-09 10:13 AM   #20 
  - Yep.  Edweird   Dec-30-09 10:37 AM   #24 
  - It's about the level of quality one would expect...  gulliver   Dec-30-09 11:06 AM   #26 
  - As compared to the meanness of the bill  Hydra   Dec-30-09 11:35 AM   #28 
  - are you talking about the wealthcare reform bill?  frylock   Dec-30-09 03:15 PM   #47 
  - Mean??  Hello_Kitty   Dec-30-09 03:37 PM   #52 
  - somebody call the wahmbulance.  nashville_brook   Dec-30-09 03:43 PM   #55 
  - Compared to the truth of what happened  lark   Dec-30-09 04:24 PM   #63 
  - I think we well know who's in control of THIS country.  HughBeaumont   Dec-31-09 08:17 AM   #123 
  - It does, however, serve a purpose. Not the purpose previously seen at DU, but it's a new day.  Buzz Clik   Dec-31-09 07:23 AM   #118 
  - K&R.  David Zephyr   Dec-30-09 11:47 AM   #30 
  - the red marker in Rahm's pocket  Enrique   Dec-30-09 11:47 AM   #31 
  - The bill that Rahm wanted all along  Chisox08   Dec-30-09 12:26 PM   #35 
  - "Welcome to the Public Option"  gmoney   Dec-30-09 12:46 PM   #36 
  - And there it is: the ultimate in stupidity. The new bill has a provision for debtors' prisons.  Buzz Clik   Dec-31-09 07:26 AM   #119 
  - Bullseye!  Bozita   Dec-30-09 01:29 PM   #37 
  - Spot on  Bluenorthwest   Dec-30-09 02:11 PM   #40 
  - And, the use of the sucker punch was brilliant! K&R  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-30-09 02:12 PM   #41 
  - That's just too true. nt.  freddie mertz   Dec-30-09 02:22 PM   #44 
  - An apt moniker for the "artist."  VPStoltz   Dec-30-09 03:22 PM   #48 
  - do you mean Bors or Newt Emanuel? nt  MisterP   Dec-30-09 03:46 PM   #57 
  - K&R  RetroLounge   Dec-30-09 03:44 PM   #56 
  - Too bad he left Credit Card "Reform" off the list  girl_interrupted   Dec-30-09 04:06 PM   #60 
  - This is sad..................Ouch  HBravo   Dec-30-09 04:11 PM   #62 
  - Good toon.  bigwillq   Dec-30-09 04:51 PM   #67 
  - K&R  Moochy   Dec-30-09 04:56 PM   #69 
  - We might as well admit it...what's left in the bill is meaningless.  Ken Burch   Dec-30-09 05:10 PM   #71 
  - Nothing in it is of any value  AlbertCat   Dec-30-09 09:22 PM   #92 
     - It really reminds me of what happened with the bills that were suppose to help  harun   Dec-30-09 10:04 PM   #96 
  - A bit like the half measure stimulus  depakid   Dec-30-09 05:12 PM   #72 
  - Love the red pen, Rahm!  democrank   Dec-30-09 05:25 PM   #74 
  - That sums it up nicely.  Vidar   Dec-30-09 06:59 PM   #80 
  - The toon is spot on! The whole thing makes you wonder!  sce56   Dec-30-09 07:57 PM   #84 
  - OUCH is sure right...  BrklynLiberal   Dec-30-09 08:19 PM   #85 
  - K&R  leftstreet   Dec-30-09 08:45 PM   #87 
  - Well, I'm glad the trigger was crossed off  bluestateguy   Dec-30-09 09:15 PM   #91 
  - K and R  femrap   Dec-30-09 09:49 PM   #93 
  - K&R  amborin   Dec-30-09 09:57 PM   #94 
  - Nice burn!  slay   Dec-30-09 10:23 PM   #98 
  - Ummm yah pretty much the deal-ee-o!  The Midway Rebel   Dec-30-09 10:36 PM   #100 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-30-09 10:44 PM   #102 
  - Oh My. Bookmarking And Saving Kick & Rec # 209  Dinger   Dec-30-09 11:02 PM   #103 
  - Ouchey!  avaistheone1   Dec-31-09 01:26 AM   #106 
  - And this, my friends, is DU in a microcosm. 25% of the posts have been deleted...  Buzz Clik   Dec-31-09 07:09 AM   #111 
  - Says the guy who visits everyday.  Forkboy   Dec-31-09 07:12 AM   #112 
  - +1  unapatriciated   Dec-31-09 04:08 PM   #138 
  - Ha!  neverforget   Dec-31-09 08:50 PM   #145 
  - Why do you hate freedom of expression? Does it scare you? nt.  freddie mertz   Dec-31-09 08:19 AM   #124 
  - (Post removed by author) (NT)  Tesha   Dec-31-09 08:21 AM   #125 
  - Agreed.  Dappleganger   Dec-31-09 11:00 AM   #130 
  - In our party we hold our representatives accountable. You call that hateful. You call DU a cesspool.  rhett o rick   Dec-31-09 07:45 PM   #142 
  - Can't "R" (too late) but can K. N/T  Le Taz Hot   Dec-31-09 07:20 AM   #115 
  - Feingold said exactly what the cartoon indicates  mochajava666   Dec-31-09 08:26 AM   #126 
  - Good one  guardian   Dec-31-09 12:25 PM   #133 
  - The SNL parody of Obama's accomplishments has this toon beat  IndianaGreen   Jan-01-10 12:37 PM   #146 
  - Well, at least, he got HIS pony.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jan-01-10 12:39 PM   #147 
 

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