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mike_c Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-28-10 11:12 PM
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38. exactly, and very well put....
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  -A terrible what if: What if the repubs countered with single payer? Gman2  Mar-28-10 09:59 PM   #0 
  - Five-dimensional checkmate!  NoPasaran   Mar-28-10 10:02 PM   #1 
  - What if elephants could water ski?  DCBob   Mar-28-10 10:03 PM   #2 
  - And what if the GOP nominated Bernie Sanders to run against Obama in 2012?!?!? nt  skipos   Mar-28-10 10:03 PM   #3 
  - that would be truly awesome.  KittyWampus   Mar-28-10 11:00 PM   #31 
  - It would hurt  Morning Dew   Mar-28-10 10:03 PM   #4 
  - DUzy!  scarletwoman   Mar-28-10 11:10 PM   #37 
  - I had a thousand smart ass comments  rufus dog   Mar-29-10 01:16 AM   #59 
  - With all due respect (and I mean that!)  givemebackmycountry   Mar-28-10 10:04 PM   #5 
  - The *POP* sound would be deafening...  TCJ70   Mar-28-10 10:05 PM   #6 
  - what if osama bin laden was elected to head the united states chamber of commerce?  spanone   Mar-28-10 10:05 PM   #7 
  - What would that change?  pundaint   Mar-29-10 12:40 AM   #56 
  - If my aunt had wheels she'd be a pastry cart.  The Velveteen Ocelot   Mar-28-10 10:05 PM   #8 
  - I am SO stealing the pastry cart line! n/t  brewens   Mar-28-10 10:09 PM   #18 
  - Easy. I'd pressure my Dem representatives to vote for it.  scarletwoman   Mar-28-10 10:06 PM   #9 
  - No way, but why do you think it would be terrible?  DJ13   Mar-28-10 10:06 PM   #10 
  - we would jump up and down with joy and Pres Obama  OhioBlue   Mar-28-10 10:06 PM   #11 
  - Medicare for all will never happen under the Frightwingers because  Lint Head   Mar-28-10 10:06 PM   #12 
  - Already I have seen some dedicated RWers on another forum  kestrel91316   Mar-28-10 10:06 PM   #13 
  - They won't.  no_hypocrisy   Mar-28-10 10:07 PM   #14 
  - It would only be terrible  rocktivity   Mar-28-10 10:07 PM   #15 
  - The day EITHER party proposes any sort of public plan, monkeys will fly -- we now have proof  Leopolds Ghost   Mar-28-10 11:25 PM   #45 
  - Whatever works  Mz Pip   Mar-28-10 10:08 PM   #16 
  - Now this has to be pure commedy  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-28-10 10:08 PM   #17 
  - Just a little question . . .  enlightenment   Mar-28-10 10:35 PM   #23 
     - I did not go there  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-28-10 10:58 PM   #28 
        - Of course, then the teabaggers would threaten them with coup too, coocoo cachoo.  Gman2   Mar-28-10 11:18 PM   #41 
        - Also, I just read a conservative declare the repub party dead. forget which.  Gman2   Mar-28-10 11:21 PM   #43 
           - They are splintering in a not so commedic way  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-28-10 11:35 PM   #48 
  - I am more worried about dread Cthulhu returning to the land and getting a job at my local 7-11  anigbrowl   Mar-28-10 10:12 PM   #19 
  - Ummm? Bring it on!!  ddeclue   Mar-28-10 10:13 PM   #20 
  - I would LMAO  leftstreet   Mar-28-10 10:20 PM   #21 
  - What if ponies cried cupcakes.  SolidGold   Mar-28-10 10:23 PM   #22 
  - Obviously they wont get repeal, I mean how that would play.  Gman2   Mar-28-10 10:50 PM   #25 
  - The Republicans really do not believe it is a government role to  OHdem10   Mar-28-10 10:49 PM   #24 
  - They might look at it liike, the cherry has already been popped, might as well win  Gman2   Mar-28-10 10:52 PM   #26 
  - And we already know what they would do to win, look at Bushes drug program.  Gman2   Mar-28-10 10:54 PM   #27 
  - nothing terrible about that at all-- it's one of my fondest desires...  mike_c   Mar-28-10 10:58 PM   #29 
  - If the Republican Party is "deeply in bed with corporate interests", then the Democratic Party  salguine   Mar-28-10 11:09 PM   #35 
     - exactly, and very well put....  mike_c   Mar-28-10 11:12 PM   #38 
  - I don't think it would be so terrible, honestly. nt  unpossibles   Mar-28-10 10:59 PM   #30 
  - They would gain repeal, they would say, see, we told you be bipartisan  Gman2   Mar-28-10 11:03 PM   #33 
     - Oh, I agree they won't do it  unpossibles   Mar-29-10 09:04 AM   #63 
  - it would be poetic justice. Democrats offered up the McCain/Romney bill  RainDog   Mar-28-10 11:01 PM   #32 
  - We mostly got what we could, given the circumstances.  Gman2   Mar-28-10 11:06 PM   #34 
     - Not to mention the lack of sincere effort. You can't accomplish most of what you don't try.  pundaint   Mar-29-10 12:44 AM   #57 
  - If they did, they'd be doing the right thing and I would cheer  Stinky The Clown   Mar-28-10 11:09 PM   #36 
  - But they do seem to judge a bill by weight, and number of pages.  Gman2   Mar-28-10 11:14 PM   #39 
  - People on DU would fall all over themselves opposing Single Payer. Many upscale Dems already do.  Leopolds Ghost   Mar-28-10 11:17 PM   #40 
  - Hmmm..  walldude   Mar-28-10 11:20 PM   #42 
  - Explain Bushes senior drug plan!  Gman2   Mar-28-10 11:22 PM   #44 
  - I would temporarily switch parties. N/T  Mira   Mar-28-10 11:29 PM   #46 
  - Thats ridiculous, they are still cavemen on every other issue.  Gman2   Mar-28-10 11:30 PM   #47 
     - I said : temporarily. That means until it is passed. N/T  Mira   Mar-28-10 11:39 PM   #51 
  - Either you forgot the sarcasm smiley or I'm a monkey's uncle!  CLANG   Mar-28-10 11:38 PM   #49 
  - WILL NEVER EVER HAPPEN.....EVER.  FarLeftFist   Mar-28-10 11:38 PM   #50 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-28-10 11:42 PM   #52 
  - Well, then theres that.  Gman2   Mar-28-10 11:46 PM   #54 
  - Half the war budget. Get insular and it would be in the black.  Gman2   Mar-28-10 11:49 PM   #55 
  - Then we win.  Iggo   Mar-28-10 11:46 PM   #53 
  - They will have earned my vote.  immoderate   Mar-29-10 01:07 AM   #58 
  - The Republican single payer replacement program  Zambero   Mar-29-10 01:51 AM   #60 
  - All but about ten Dems would vote FOR IT. Sounds good. Let's go.  Festivito   Mar-29-10 02:09 AM   #61 
  - Since most of the candidates who would push that are already in Congress  Pab Sungenis   Mar-29-10 06:39 AM   #62 

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