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65. Oh please, the WH has done plenty please go read
all that the administration has done to date. Your no action charge is ludicrous; I guess you should tell that to all the government and academia personel the President has in the gulf region. They must be down there just sitting on the hands....
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  -We need a Leader, We need Outrage !!! N_E_1 for Tennis  May-22-10 01:25 PM   #0 
  - Rant On!  MineralMan   May-22-10 01:29 PM   #1 
  - Gee, just like with health care.  aquart   May-22-10 01:32 PM   #2 
  - +1  snagglepuss   May-22-10 02:22 PM   #9 
  - What is Obama so afraid of?  AnArmyVeteran   May-23-10 09:07 AM   #91 
     - Right on brother  LiberalLovinLug   May-23-10 12:47 PM   #114 
     - Great post. Unfortunately, he has grown a pair. And he has grown them  truedelphi   May-23-10 02:43 PM   #126 
        - Thanks for that bit of history, and you're right. Workers have no representation at all.  AnArmyVeteran   May-23-10 11:30 PM   #133 
        - I am admiring all of your ideas. I especially like  truedelphi   May-24-10 01:51 AM   #134 
           - Thanks Truedelphi...  AnArmyVeteran   May-24-10 03:17 PM   #137 
        - His 'pair' was always for the upper one percent. ALWAYS!.  SammyWinstonJack   May-24-10 03:26 PM   #139 
  - Apparently the only ones willing to lead on this are Kevin Costner and James Cameron!  saracat   May-22-10 01:32 PM   #3 
  - But but, we have to channel all our money into weaponry.  NCarolinawoman   May-22-10 04:43 PM   #59 
  - That statement deserves a post of it's own  sce56   May-23-10 11:28 AM   #95 
  - The tragic irony.  chimpymustgo   May-23-10 01:30 PM   #121 
  - we need a change from the politics of triangulation (which only ensures that public discourse moves  MisterP   May-22-10 01:43 PM   #4 
  - The policies of 'triangulation'  swilton   May-22-10 03:20 PM   #43 
  - However, should we move toward some real success, they would just have another  truedelphi   May-24-10 03:24 PM   #138 
  - Amen brother! I can see that the "Party over principle" people are hitting you with  Lorien   May-22-10 01:44 PM   #5 
  - they want to move to the right  William Z. Foster   May-22-10 06:37 PM   #71 
  - as another very sage poster remarked:  amborin   May-22-10 09:04 PM   #79 
  - here you go......  secondwind   May-22-10 01:49 PM   #6 
  - Evidently, plenty of boo-birds to unrec, but so far, no rebuttal to your points  havocmom   May-22-10 01:51 PM   #7 
  - They're too busy  Individualist   May-22-10 02:28 PM   #14 
  - Oh, like how BP ordered the USCG to keep press away from the disaster?  havocmom   May-22-10 02:31 PM   #17 
  - The Silent unreccers really can't offer a rebuttal other than repeating Propaganda that shapes  TheWatcher   May-22-10 02:42 PM   #23 
  - If I was a nail ...  N_E_1 for Tennis   May-22-10 02:50 PM   #29 
  - Thanks havocmom  N_E_1 for Tennis   May-22-10 02:43 PM   #24 
  - Welcome to DU,  dgibby   May-22-10 02:13 PM   #8 
  - Are you serious? This whole thing is effing unbelievable. Why won't  snagglepuss   May-22-10 02:32 PM   #18 
  - Evidently they dismissed it as being ineffective.  dgibby   May-22-10 06:40 PM   #72 
     - Hair booms sink, not as good as commercial boom to soak up oil  BREMPRO   May-24-10 07:15 PM   #140 
  - Thanks for your welcome.  N_E_1 for Tennis   May-22-10 02:47 PM   #26 
  - Bang on.  snagglepuss   May-22-10 02:23 PM   #10 
  - Thanks for your welcome.  N_E_1 for Tennis   May-22-10 02:52 PM   #31 
  - Oh brother!  WeDidIt   May-22-10 02:24 PM   #11 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-22-10 02:47 PM   #27 
  - ha  G_j   May-22-10 03:09 PM   #39 
  - You can feel it; it's falling to pieces for them, they know it, and no amount of jabbering...  Tesha   May-23-10 04:47 PM   #131 
  - Nice rebuttal.  Forkboy   May-22-10 07:14 PM   #75 
  - Ahh! Well-rebutted!  Tesha   May-23-10 04:44 PM   #130 
  - I guess these types of attitudes are prevalent on the Left too  bluestateguy   May-22-10 02:24 PM   #12 
  - Apparently, making excuses for your party is also prevalent on the Left  Ardent15   May-22-10 02:25 PM   #13 
  - I would be happy with a leader that would fix anything!  Lost4words   May-22-10 02:31 PM   #16 
  - start by banning Corexit  amborin   May-22-10 02:30 PM   #15 
  - Yes, exactly ...  RoyGBiv   May-22-10 02:33 PM   #19 
  - One thing about Obama's past stands out...  hayu_lol   May-22-10 02:38 PM   #20 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   May-22-10 02:45 PM   #25 
     - Balderdash  RoyGBiv   May-22-10 03:07 PM   #38 
     - "Obama knows about Chicago"  Greyhound   May-22-10 07:39 PM   #78 
     - Funniest post here.  cliffordu   May-23-10 10:46 AM   #93 
  - Leadership?  ProSense   May-22-10 02:39 PM   #21 
  - Your definition of leader is ?  N_E_1 for Tennis   May-22-10 03:00 PM   #35 
  - "Can't just talking to us be a start?"  ProSense   May-22-10 03:23 PM   #45 
     - Again, Your idea of a leader is ?  N_E_1 for Tennis   May-22-10 03:24 PM   #47 
     - Someone  ProSense   May-22-10 04:39 PM   #58 
        - I never defined a leader, but ok here goes..  N_E_1 for Tennis   May-22-10 05:16 PM   #61 
     - If the President talked about it, it would be "Oh, just words."  treestar   May-22-10 03:27 PM   #50 
     - Ha,ha very true.....  O is 44   May-22-10 04:55 PM   #60 
     - Words do have to followed with action .It is sad Costner and Cameron are the only ones stepping  saracat   May-22-10 05:27 PM   #63 
     - Oh please, the WH has done plenty please go read  O is 44   May-22-10 06:04 PM   #65 
        - So far as anyone knows, they are! Oil still spewing and BP is still in charge.  saracat   May-22-10 06:33 PM   #69 
     - Well we just think that, because, so far, every time he has talked about something it has  pundaint   May-24-10 10:58 AM   #136 
     - A leader is definately a big talker  LiberalLovinLug   May-23-10 12:56 PM   #115 
  - Aside from lying about "historical change," there has been no leadership. There has been an  pundaint   May-23-10 12:21 PM   #105 
  - I find it curious that  Newest Reality   May-22-10 02:41 PM   #22 
  - This sounds like what Obama was referring to frequently during his campaign.  Radical Activist   May-22-10 02:54 PM   #32 
  - Tell ya what...  BeFree   May-22-10 03:04 PM   #36 
  - Epsom salts will heal most bruises  N_E_1 for Tennis   May-22-10 03:23 PM   #46 
  - Thank you for your thoughts on that! - NT  Newest Reality   May-25-10 12:52 AM   #141 
  - As FDR said, "Make me do it."  olegramps   May-23-10 07:22 AM   #85 
  - No, we don't need a leader. We need many people who take responsibility for leading  Radical Activist   May-22-10 02:50 PM   #28 
  - Obama can start by telling BP to stop Corexit. EPA finally said stop, but BP keeps using it  amborin   May-22-10 02:52 PM   #30 
     - Have you told them to stop?  Radical Activist   May-22-10 02:56 PM   #33 
        - you are essentially saying Obama is a powerless figurehead w/ zero control over any US gov't agency  amborin   May-22-10 03:00 PM   #34 
           - No ...  RoyGBiv   May-22-10 03:06 PM   #37 
           - Prez has power to seize property during national emergency  amborin   May-22-10 03:26 PM   #48 
              - After he seizes it what next?' he still can't stop the gusher....  O is 44   May-22-10 05:17 PM   #62 
                 - he stops BP's use of Corexit, and allows ind scientific assessment, for starters  amborin   May-22-10 06:17 PM   # 
           - You're the one suggesting EPA has no connection to Obama.  Radical Activist   May-22-10 03:13 PM   #42 
              - Nope; You apparently think it's ok for BP to diss our EPA; I think Obama should not tolerate this  amborin   May-22-10 06:16 PM   #66 
                 - Sure because I wrote anything remotely implying that.  Radical Activist   May-22-10 06:28 PM   #68 
  - LOL  Scurrilous   May-22-10 03:09 PM   #40 
  - Imagine how angry I am... use your wildest imagination.  Swamp Rat   May-22-10 03:11 PM   #41 
  - I may live up North  N_E_1 for Tennis   May-22-10 03:36 PM   #52 
  - I feel sorry for you, me and and everyone.  Swamp Rat   May-22-10 03:46 PM   #55 
  - I don't know how you can stand it, Swampy.  dgibby   May-22-10 07:24 PM   #76 
  - And THAT "IMAGINE" Isn't The ONE John Lennon Was Talking About!!  ChiciB1   May-23-10 08:19 AM   #88 
     - .  Swamp Rat   May-23-10 03:27 PM   #129 
  - Anger is not leadership. n/t  Common Sense Party   May-22-10 03:21 PM   #44 
  - Authoritarian personalities demand others be their leaders  treestar   May-22-10 03:26 PM   #49 
  - +1  proteus_lives   May-23-10 12:30 AM   #81 
  - Seriously? We need to get a grip and  Skidmore   May-22-10 03:31 PM   #51 
  - Oh, yes I am !  N_E_1 for Tennis   May-22-10 03:43 PM   #54 
     - Good for you.  Skidmore   May-22-10 05:59 PM   #64 
     - I'm growing food for the local food bank.  dgibby   May-22-10 07:31 PM   #77 
  - ...  spanone   May-22-10 03:40 PM   #53 
  - You didn't help elect a "Democrat", you elected a DLC New Dem  NorthCarolina   May-22-10 03:55 PM   #56 
  - You are absolutely right  N_E_1 for Tennis   May-22-10 04:23 PM   #57 
  - We do and we did. Unfortunately you have to really dig to find how  Greyhound   May-22-10 06:17 PM   #67 
  - BTW, welcome to DU!  saracat   May-22-10 06:34 PM   #70 
  - Welcome to DU.  emilyg   May-22-10 06:49 PM   #73 
  - Thanks.. keep up the good work...  lib2DaBone   May-22-10 06:54 PM   #74 
  - RECOMMENDED - seconded - supported - and appreciated. No further text lest I bust.  Mira   May-22-10 11:52 PM   #80 
  - Meh..I just need the guy supposedly in charge to stop carrying water for big money  TheKentuckian   May-23-10 02:06 AM   #82 
  - K&R for the wildlife, for the Earth, for real change to commence in the name of The People. eom  Divine Discontent   May-23-10 02:42 AM   #83 
  - Personally I don't agree with you...  Fruittree   May-23-10 02:44 AM   #84 
  - I am with you.  olegramps   May-23-10 07:46 AM   #86 
  - Good post, except for airing tires... Also: Obama needs GUTS!  AnArmyVeteran   May-23-10 08:46 AM   #90 
  - I don't expect that Obama can really do much about the spill right now  tavalon   May-23-10 08:16 AM   #87 
  - Obama, get off your ass and LEAD! I'm tired of having you not having GUTS!!!  AnArmyVeteran   May-23-10 08:30 AM   #89 
  - You've got to say, 'I'm a HUMAN BEING, Goddamnit! My life has VALUE!'  Pryderi   May-23-10 09:19 AM   #92 
  - Fucking pissed as hell - rest of nation needs to get off the meds -nt  scentopine   May-23-10 11:22 AM   #94 
  - KandR  Dystopian   May-23-10 11:35 AM   #96 
  - I wish that some people who rant could have a seat at the table of this chaos. Then they will see  mfcorey1   May-23-10 11:42 AM   #97 
  - Then invite us. We tried with health care but the door was slammed shut and  scentopine   May-23-10 12:16 PM   #103 
  - Excellent post, NW1 Tennis! Obama's BP chickenshit dance is  icee   May-23-10 11:51 AM   #98 
  - The moment he stepped in it with "drill, baby, drill" he has been trying to wash it off  scentopine   May-23-10 12:06 PM   #99 
     - Look at Obama in this picture and tell me what you see. Spare  icee   May-23-10 12:15 PM   #101 
        - A shapeshifter, seeking the eye of the camera.  ooglymoogly   May-23-10 12:20 PM   #104 
        - I see this...  scentopine   May-23-10 12:34 PM   #108 
        - Look at me, I'm important now... part of the big club !  Andronex   May-23-10 01:44 PM   #122 
  - After 16 months, it's time to believe our own eyes. Obama sold us, and we bought an empty shell of  pundaint   May-23-10 12:07 PM   #100 
  - Alas, he is not our leader  ooglymoogly   May-23-10 12:16 PM   #102 
  - I'm with you  Deadgnome   May-23-10 12:22 PM   #106 
  - Typically American ignorance of language and meaning.  Greyhound   May-23-10 01:10 PM   #116 
     - I lost ya  Deadgnome   May-23-10 01:17 PM   #119 
        - History is what they say, they being whomever is in charge at the moment.  Greyhound   May-23-10 02:54 PM   #128 
  - Kick Rec!  theFrankFactor   May-23-10 12:32 PM   #107 
  - Nice Rant...  Butch350   May-23-10 12:34 PM   #109 
  - kick  guardian   May-23-10 12:35 PM   #110 
  - +1  byrok   May-23-10 12:39 PM   #111 
  - federalize the response  William Z. Foster   May-23-10 12:40 PM   #112 
  - Yep, lets keep waiting for a leader ... its worked so far .. n/t  rtassi   May-23-10 12:44 PM   #113 
  - You're not waiting for leadership  NodQuestion   May-23-10 01:10 PM   #117 
  - Clearly, talking the talk (ok!) but NOT walking the walk.  orbitalman   May-23-10 01:16 PM   #118 
  - It's all Obama's fault! Waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa!  Political Tiger   May-23-10 01:25 PM   #120 
  - You expect so little for America- leaders make a difference, just look at what BAD is getting us  n.michigan   May-23-10 05:08 PM   #132 
  - So that's what you Think, eh. Do you also aspire to the consideration of governments potential role  pundaint   May-24-10 04:57 AM   #135 
  - So tell me what would the response be to an angry black man on  MadMaddie   May-23-10 01:46 PM   #123 
  - Do you suppose that Obama might be pretty busy trying to  JDPriestly   May-23-10 02:01 PM   #124 
  - All OBAMA needs to do is SERVE THE PEOPLE. Simple.  n.michigan   May-23-10 02:38 PM   #125 
  - we need both...  Andronex   May-23-10 02:52 PM   #127 
  - As Donna Brazile asked, "where is the urgent sense of NOW"!  Cetacea   May-25-10 01:41 AM   #142 
 

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