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Bluebear Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-02-10 11:16 AM
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10. Did he run in '08?
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  -The ONLY message you will be sending by not voting is that Republicans have won. Atman  Apr-02-10 10:58 AM   #0 
  - I feel more disappointed in dems than intimidated by RWers  Nuclear Unicorn   Apr-02-10 11:01 AM   #1 
  - Don't worry, I plan to vote  Bryn   Apr-02-10 11:02 AM   #2 
  - Damn strait!  MUAD_DIB   Apr-02-10 11:31 AM   #20 
  - The Cynicism and Fear the GOP uses is so debiliating and stifling... it sours our National Outlook  opihimoimoi   Apr-02-10 11:03 AM   #3 
  - I don't know about banned...  Nuclear Unicorn   Apr-02-10 11:16 AM   #9 
     - The GOPiacs have stuck themselves on a hard reef w poor odds of  opihimoimoi   Apr-02-10 07:05 PM   #53 
  - I agree, find another way to have a temper tantrum. nt  sufrommich   Apr-02-10 11:03 AM   #4 
  - I thought...  Nuclear Unicorn   Apr-02-10 11:09 AM   #7 
  - Pot meet kettle. Quite the tantrum there stamping your feet demanding  Raineyb   Apr-02-10 11:21 AM   #16 
     - Good point. Make sure to stay home on election day.  MUAD_DIB   Apr-02-10 11:33 AM   #22 
  - It will also send the message that Americans overwhelmingly prefer conservative policies  ecstatic   Apr-02-10 11:03 AM   #5 
  - Apparently everyone believes that's what we prefer even after we gave them  Better Today   Apr-02-10 12:42 PM   #35 
     - They will cater to the base. The RELIABLE base  ecstatic   Apr-02-10 01:47 PM   #49 
        - WTF? I haven't promised to support anyone. Very simply, I also won't promise to  Better Today   Apr-02-10 02:46 PM   #51 
  - IMO, anyone who advocates sitting out an election  Cirque du So-What   Apr-02-10 11:07 AM   #6 
  - +1  get the red out   Apr-02-10 12:06 PM   #28 
  - It is beyond offensive, and I too wish they would find another message board. nt  SPedigrees   Apr-02-10 12:09 PM   #29 
     - NONE OF YOU were on this board before 2007  RainDog   Apr-03-10 09:28 AM   #59 
        - Actually I've been reading this board throughout the Bush years.  SPedigrees   Apr-03-10 01:40 PM   #62 
           - you're tripping  RainDog   Apr-03-10 07:35 PM   #66 
  - Unfortunately I voted for Ralph Nader last presidential election  UndecidedGuy   Apr-02-10 11:15 AM   #8 
  - Did he run in '08?  Bluebear   Apr-02-10 11:16 AM   #10 
     - Yep, he ran as an independent and received over 700,000 votes in 2008.  inna   Apr-02-10 12:25 PM   #34 
  - You're entitled to your opinion.  Birthmark   Apr-02-10 11:17 AM   #11 
  - I'll vote  Individualist   Apr-02-10 11:17 AM   #12 
  - Yawn!  Raineyb   Apr-02-10 11:20 AM   #13 
  - To top it off, WHO is saying "don't vote!!!!1" here?  Bluebear   Apr-02-10 11:21 AM   #14 
  - Indeed. I have never refrained from voting no matter how disgusted I have  Raineyb   Apr-02-10 11:23 AM   #17 
  - word up  frylock   Apr-02-10 12:05 PM   #27 
  - I held my nose to vote for Kerry, after the MSM knocked Howard Dean out of the race.  SPedigrees   Apr-02-10 12:15 PM   #30 
     - No it's called doing the same old thing and expecting something different.d  Raineyb   Apr-02-10 01:38 PM   #47 
        - The same old thing (of voting for 3rd party candidates) yields the  SPedigrees   Apr-03-10 01:45 PM   #64 
  - I read a thread started about that very subject here yesterday  Cirque du So-What   Apr-02-10 01:19 PM   #40 
  - +1  golddigger   Apr-02-10 11:35 AM   #23 
  - agreed. nt  seabeyond   Apr-02-10 11:21 AM   #15 
  - Sorry, that "lesser of two evils" thing doens't work for me anymore.  Peregrine Took   Apr-02-10 11:28 AM   #18 
  - Not the lesser of 2 evils...  Nuclear Unicorn   Apr-02-10 11:30 AM   #19 
  - +1. We're just a year and half since Bush, and some are willing to vote 3rd party.  Dawgs   Apr-02-10 01:08 PM   #39 
  - So you're not going to vote then? Is that what you're implying?  MUAD_DIB   Apr-02-10 02:21 PM   #50 
  - We would not be worried about people sitting out elections if they were seeing a clear choice  laughingliberal   Apr-02-10 11:33 AM   #21 
  - All that is necessary for republicans to triumph is for good men to do nothing. n/t  theothersnippywshrub   Apr-02-10 11:58 AM   #24 
  - Is GD going to be spammed like this from now until November?  Neecy   Apr-02-10 11:59 AM   #25 
  - +1  Individualist   Apr-02-10 12:17 PM   #31 
  - +7  mitchtv   Apr-02-10 12:58 PM   #38 
  - Yes.  Greyhound   Apr-02-10 01:32 PM   #43 
  - Where's the OPs they're supposedly reacting to?  omega minimo   Apr-02-10 07:15 PM   #56 
  - is this the talking point sent out by the dlc this morning?  frylock   Apr-02-10 12:04 PM   #26 
  - I will be voting for Democrats, whoever they are, but . . .  Vinca   Apr-02-10 12:19 PM   #32 
  - I always vote and always vote Democratic and vote for measures  PufPuf23   Apr-02-10 12:20 PM   #33 
  - Yeah sending messages to the Democrats has always worked swell it gave Bush & Reagan...  ProgressOnTheMove   Apr-02-10 12:52 PM   #36 
  - If they're worth voting for, I'll vote for them.  Political Heretic   Apr-02-10 12:55 PM   #37 
  - That IS the bottom line! K&R  CaliforniaPeggy   Apr-02-10 01:29 PM   #41 
  - I vote for the candidate that best represents my views.  Feron   Apr-02-10 01:29 PM   #42 
  - Congratulations on getting a couple dozen people to commit to voting  jgraz   Apr-02-10 01:36 PM   #44 
  - I guess that's why political parties are supposed to stand up for things.  Greyhound   Apr-02-10 01:36 PM   #45 
  - If the candidates want our votes, they're "message" will have to be better than "Not as bad".  Tierra_y_Libertad   Apr-02-10 01:37 PM   #46 
  - That is because it is the message the leaders choose to see  laughingliberal   Apr-02-10 01:43 PM   #48 
  - Nobody owns my vote.  freddie mertz   Apr-02-10 04:05 PM   #52 
  - +1 How the hell do I know who I am going to vote for right now? Obama  walldude   Apr-02-10 07:16 PM   #57 
     - Indeed! I have no idea how I will vite in 3 years either.  freddie mertz   Apr-03-10 08:53 AM   #58 
  - UnRec  leftstreet   Apr-02-10 07:06 PM   #54 
  - Horse Hockey  omega minimo   Apr-02-10 07:13 PM   #55 
  - my response to a similar statement by you, reposted here:  RainDog   Apr-03-10 09:31 AM   #60 
  - This liberal religious person agrees with you  Lydia Leftcoast   Apr-03-10 02:17 PM   #65 
  - They have won!  rusty fender   Apr-03-10 11:27 AM   #61 
  - IMPORTANT: Vote for SOMEBODY. If you don't vote, you aren't counted  Lydia Leftcoast   Apr-03-10 01:45 PM   #63 
  - Well, we need to pressure our "elected officials" to keep their promises.  theophilus   Apr-03-10 07:49 PM   #67 

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