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23. Justice Sotomayor and two more likely SCOTUS appointments, plus Hilda Solis (Labor Secretary)
are a nice warm cup of tea for me.

A labor secretary who actually thinks workers need to have defenses against their employers--ANS supports unions?!

It's a holehellalotmore than we could have had.
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  -I need to be comforted about Obama judy  Jan-07-10 10:49 AM   #0 
  - Wish I could help, but I feel the same way. nt.  freddie mertz   Jan-07-10 10:49 AM   #1 
  - +1  emilyg   Jan-07-10 01:49 PM   #44 
     - +2  Mari333   Jan-07-10 05:30 PM   #60 
        - Make That + 3  Dinger   Jan-07-10 08:55 PM   #80 
           - OMG - great idea.  chimpymustgo   Jan-08-10 06:37 AM   #86 
              - Damn - my feelings in a nutshell.  AB_Positive   Jan-08-10 06:52 AM   #88 
  - If it's any comfort  notesdev   Jan-07-10 10:50 AM   #2 
  - I'm with you - it's a helpless feeling  TornadoTN   Jan-07-10 10:51 AM   #3 
  - better to know than not know..before we didn' we do  xiamiam   Jan-07-10 11:58 AM   #25 
  - Look on the bright side - Crotch Bomber was from Nigeria with ties to Yemen. Bush would invade Iran  HopeHoops   Jan-07-10 10:52 AM   #4 
  - Terrorism is the war of those who have no army?  el_bryanto   Jan-07-10 10:54 AM   #5 
  - Then what is? It used to be called, well, still is in some places, "asymmetrical warfare" n/t  2 Much Tribulation   Jan-08-10 08:55 PM   #103 
  - Change will not come from the top down.  roody   Jan-07-10 10:56 AM   #6 
  - Time to face reality and move forward.  debbierlus   Jan-07-10 10:57 AM   #7 
  - No, you need to be pissed at Lieberman  jpak   Jan-07-10 10:58 AM   #8 
  - Lieberman is a useful idiot.  dgibby   Jan-07-10 02:37 PM   #54 
  - I don't even pretend  FLyellowdog   Jan-07-10 11:04 AM   #9 
  - Bravo. Wise words from FLyellowdog.  lamp_shade   Jan-07-10 11:10 AM   #12 
  - So Bush fucking up = bad...Obama fucking up = good...  winyanstaz   Jan-07-10 11:17 AM   #17 
  - I don't think Obama's fucked up.  FLyellowdog   Jan-07-10 11:35 AM   #21 
  - Yes!  TicketyBoo   Jan-07-10 12:31 PM   #40 
  - I need to be convinced that he is trying to fix things.  freddie mertz   Jan-08-10 08:04 AM   #92 
  - The super-delegates have spoken, sorry  bridgit   Jan-07-10 11:06 AM   #10 
  - He hired the wrong people.  kentuck   Jan-07-10 11:09 AM   #11 
  - He hired the people he wanted.  aquart   Jan-07-10 11:13 AM   #14 
  - I assume you are correct.  kentuck   Jan-07-10 11:26 AM   #19 
     - Oh, we happen to share that opinion.  aquart   Jan-08-10 02:12 AM   #85 
  - Either he has no balls or he's a sociopath  swilton   Jan-08-10 08:54 AM   #96 
  - I was talking with a friend . . .  Richard D   Jan-07-10 11:11 AM   #13 
  - Such great wisdom to bring us!  Bluenorthwest   Jan-07-10 11:28 AM   #20 
  - "Not funnelling trillions of dollars to his buddies"  TornadoTN   Jan-07-10 12:10 PM   #32 
  - Does he come from someplace where he doesn't have to worry about being bankrupted  salguine   Jan-07-10 05:25 PM   #56 
  - Your friend doesn't know shit  FiveGoodMen   Jan-07-10 07:34 PM   #78 
  - Your friend stopped watching the news about March 2009... n/t  2 Much Tribulation   Jan-08-10 08:58 PM   #105 
  - The only comfort we can offer is that you're not alone  spoony   Jan-07-10 11:14 AM   #15 
  - That is because ...  butterfly77   Jan-07-10 11:15 AM   #16 
  - He's playing a longer game...  Orsino   Jan-07-10 11:17 AM   #18 
  - that was a good argument before the afghanistan war escalation  xiamiam   Jan-07-10 12:06 PM   #28 
  - I wasn't making an argument.  Orsino   Jan-07-10 12:10 PM   #34 
  - All his great achievements are still ahead of him...and always will be  PurityOfEssence   Jan-07-10 12:19 PM   #38 
  - That's not good enough. Like using a water pistol on a house fire. The house is burning. Little  salguine   Jan-07-10 05:28 PM   #58 
  - He could be the best president ever, maybe...  Orsino   Jan-07-10 05:59 PM   #67 
  - Oh PLEASE, don't bring that BULLSHIT. Like we were supposed to just wait for a great healthcare  chimpymustgo   Jan-08-10 06:39 AM   #87 
     - Long game.  Orsino   Jan-08-10 07:34 AM   #89 
        - It's fuck the middle class game. Obama's had no problem being out front in giving bailouts to banks  chimpymustgo   Jan-08-10 07:39 AM   #90 
           - You're telling me more about the system than the president.  Orsino   Jan-08-10 07:57 AM   #91 
  - When I want to feel better about him  tblue   Jan-07-10 11:40 AM   #22 
  - How does mentally anaesthetizing yourself help matters?  salguine   Jan-07-10 05:29 PM   #59 
     - Well when I rant about Obama's sell out  Generator   Jan-07-10 06:48 PM   #71 
  - Justice Sotomayor and two more likely SCOTUS appointments, plus Hilda Solis (Labor Secretary)  blondeatlast   Jan-07-10 11:45 AM   #23 
  - Justice Sotomayor is great, but I feel like Solis won't be able to contribute  TornadoTN   Jan-07-10 12:08 PM   #30 
     - Thing is, Solis will have to undo what that scum Cho did. The media doesn't hype  blondeatlast   Jan-07-10 01:20 PM   #42 
        - Thanks for the article, very interesting read!  TornadoTN   Jan-07-10 01:22 PM   #43 
  - I feel worse than I did with Clinton.  asdjrocky   Jan-07-10 11:46 AM   #24 
  - And I will never forget how he,  tblue   Jan-07-10 12:00 PM   #26 
  - I was NOT happy with the Clinton administration, to say the least.  asdjrocky   Jan-07-10 12:11 PM   #35 
  - His "base" wasn't poor people?  bobbolink   Jan-07-10 01:56 PM   #48 
     - I hear you.  asdjrocky   Jan-07-10 06:42 PM   #70 
        - And I was just putting out the reminder, because there are so few who even think about what happened  bobbolink   Jan-08-10 05:27 PM   #97 
        - And I was just putting out the reminder, because there are so few who even think about what happened  bobbolink   Jan-08-10 05:28 PM   #98 
  - correct; at least he seriously tried. i don't hold political reality against him. nt  PizzaDriver   Jan-07-10 05:33 PM   #63 
  - amazing how Bill Clinton is looking better and better these days. nt  PizzaDriver   Jan-07-10 05:32 PM   #62 
  - one year in  bigtree   Jan-07-10 12:03 PM   #27 
  - Get over yourself. Stop with the Obama hatred.  Don Caballero   Jan-07-10 12:06 PM   #29 
  - I swear, this place sounds more & more like Freeperland or right out of 1984  TornadoTN   Jan-07-10 12:09 PM   #31 
  - Sure does  Egnever   Jan-07-10 12:15 PM   #37 
  - Really now?  TornadoTN   Jan-07-10 12:36 PM   #41 
     - Its hard to face the shoe being on the other foot, and taking a good, long look at it, isn't it?  bobbolink   Jan-07-10 01:54 PM   #47 
  - I'm praying it's just satire. n/t  Starry Messenger   Jan-07-10 06:40 PM   #69 
     - Actually, you might be on to something here, good point. nt  inna   Jan-07-10 07:04 PM   #73 
  - We now return you to regularly scheduled programming nt  laughingliberal   Jan-07-10 12:10 PM   #33 
  - You are becoming incredibly annoying ---  Hell Hath No Fury   Jan-07-10 01:50 PM   #45 
  - He's *always* been transparent and annoying.  inna   Jan-07-10 06:37 PM   #68 
  - "Why do you hate America??!!!11!!??"  inna   Jan-07-10 05:42 PM   #65 
  - There was no hatred in that post.  freddie mertz   Jan-08-10 08:06 AM   #93 
  - Think about this, what if there weren't other people  EmeraldCityGrl   Jan-07-10 12:15 PM   #36 
  - I'm beginning to feel  TicketyBoo   Jan-07-10 12:28 PM   #39 
  - Some of us believe that the country and its citizens are more important than allegiance to one  bobbolink   Jan-07-10 01:58 PM   #49 
  - I understand where you're coming from but those factors cannot give Obama a license  TheKentuckian   Jan-07-10 02:30 PM   #52 
  - You're equating our dissatisfaction with policy to a death wish  dgibby   Jan-07-10 02:47 PM   #55 
  - You say "Now it feels like the whole of America has turned on him". I tend to think  salguine   Jan-07-10 05:37 PM   #64 
  - Maybe what's wrong with me  TicketyBoo   Jan-07-10 07:08 PM   #76 
     - NO-ONE here wishes any harm to the president!  freddie mertz   Jan-08-10 08:13 AM   #95 
        - People talk about how disgusted  TicketyBoo   Jan-08-10 08:56 PM   #104 
  - This is the second time I have seen you make this crazy argument.  freddie mertz   Jan-08-10 08:10 AM   #94 
     - People here say that they value  TicketyBoo   Jan-08-10 08:54 PM   #102 
  - Here's the only therapy I know of in this situation...  bobbolink   Jan-07-10 01:52 PM   #46 
  - I wouldn't say you need to be comforted. Mainly because, for all the reasons you  salguine   Jan-07-10 02:06 PM   #50 
  - No, sorry, I can't offer any words of comfort.  closeupready   Jan-07-10 02:10 PM   #51 
  - Nope I can't help you...  ddeclue   Jan-07-10 02:31 PM   #53 
  - What war on Yemen?  treestar   Jan-07-10 05:27 PM   #57 
  - live and learn. nt  PizzaDriver   Jan-07-10 05:30 PM   #61 
  - I wish I could help.  midnight   Jan-07-10 05:49 PM   #66 
  - He had nothing to do with "socialism" becoming a dirty word.....  FrenchieCat   Jan-07-10 06:55 PM   #72 
  - If you want some help and therapy...  lyonspotter   Jan-07-10 07:04 PM   #74 
  - can't help you  Skittles   Jan-07-10 07:05 PM   #75 
  - The American people were, en masse, duped...  lyonspotter   Jan-07-10 07:08 PM   #77 
     - I was not duped  Skittles   Jan-07-10 08:54 PM   #79 
        - Glad you were not duped...nor was I.  lyonspotter   Jan-07-10 11:34 PM   #82 
  - Maybe if liberals/progressives come together as a voting bloc . ..  defendandprotect   Jan-07-10 09:40 PM   #81 
  - You're not alone, although that's small comfort.  Vidar   Jan-08-10 12:29 AM   #83 
  - He consistently allows the GOP to frame the issues.  TexasObserver   Jan-08-10 12:32 AM   #84 
  - Take it easy Judy! Some chess matches last longer than others!  TK421   Jan-08-10 05:31 PM   #99 
  - Especially intergalactic googledimensional chess! n/t  QC   Jan-08-10 09:07 PM   #107 
  - You don't need to be comforted. You need to dig within and find the courage to FACE REALITY.  TheWatcher   Jan-08-10 05:37 PM   #100 
  - he still is the smartest guy around unfortunately he is a Corporatist  Geek_Girl   Jan-08-10 05:39 PM   #101 
  - If you think this is like the Bush era there is no help for you or any other DU'ers agreeing with  KittyWampus   Jan-08-10 09:05 PM   #106 

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