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81. FUCK NO. He wouldn't even fight for it, when he had the chance.
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  -Anyone think Kerry should step up to run again in 2012? quinnox  Jun-22-10 07:28 PM   #0 
  - Overall Obama has done a fine job and I look foward to his second term  SunnySong   Jun-22-10 07:30 PM   #1 
  - disagree on Obama doing a fine job  quinnox   Jun-22-10 07:32 PM   #6 
     - Kerry thinks Obama is doing a fine job  JI7   Jun-22-10 07:33 PM   #11 
     - Look at the mess Bush left him. I can't recall any President that entered with such a mess.  SunnySong   Jun-22-10 07:37 PM   #20 
     - 'he has shown true leadership where it counts'  Bluebear   Jun-22-10 08:07 PM   #75 
        - Well lets start with the supreme court nominees, and getting a foot in the door  SunnySong   Jun-22-10 08:13 PM   #83 
     - Kerry and Obama are on the same page with this McChrystal business, in case you haven't noticed.  blm   Jun-22-10 08:01 PM   #67 
     - You sound like someone I know....  cliffordu   Jun-23-10 12:20 AM   #143 
  - I love Kerry too, but a win over Obama? I don't think so. n/t  lamp_shade   Jun-22-10 07:30 PM   #2 
  - No.  Demit   Jun-22-10 07:30 PM   #3 
  - I believe John Kerry would be incredibly pissed off if he saw this post. n/t  WeDidIt   Jun-22-10 07:31 PM   #4 
  - Why?  depakid   Jun-22-10 07:37 PM   #21 
  - Because, sir, the entire premise of this post insists John Kerry  WeDidIt   Jun-22-10 08:01 PM   #68 
     - I don't think the poster meant it that way really. n/t  wisteria   Jun-22-10 09:07 PM   #123 
  - LOL!  politicasista   Jun-22-10 08:37 PM   #100 
  - I think you are correct on that - what Kerry will do is fight like Hell as he did in 2008 for Obama  karynnj   Jun-22-10 08:41 PM   #109 
  - +1 to the infinity  LynneSin   Jun-23-10 09:28 AM   #154 
  - I DO  Parche   Jun-22-10 07:31 PM   #5 
  - Yes!  quinnox   Jun-22-10 07:33 PM   #12 
  - no  peacebird   Jun-22-10 07:32 PM   #7 
  - No.  tnlefty   Jun-22-10 07:32 PM   #8 
  - Like Kerry but no nt  CBR   Jun-22-10 07:32 PM   #9 
  - it looks like you are just looking to bash Kerry and Obama with this  JI7   Jun-22-10 07:32 PM   #10 
  - Maybe Obama might not be very popular...  Drunken Irishman   Jun-22-10 07:33 PM   #13 
  - No. I like Kerry, but I can't take another presidential campaign from him.  tekisui   Jun-22-10 07:33 PM   #14 
  - Worst idea ever.  dorkulon   Jun-22-10 07:34 PM   #15 
  - NO!! I am a huge Kerry fan, but no.  jillan   Jun-22-10 07:34 PM   #16 
  - No.  ixion   Jun-22-10 07:36 PM   #17 
  - No  Uzybone   Jun-22-10 07:36 PM   #18 
  - No  Uzybone   Jun-22-10 07:36 PM   #19 
  - No.  lamp_shade   Jun-22-10 07:38 PM   #22 
  - No  Angry Dragon   Jun-22-10 07:39 PM   #23 
  - No offense intended but are you serious? I'd rather vote for my adorable  Peregrine Took   Jun-22-10 07:39 PM   #24 
  - Quite serious, I'm a big fan of John Kerry  quinnox   Jun-22-10 07:41 PM   #26 
  - John Kerry is a big fan of Barack Obama  scheming daemons   Jun-22-10 08:34 PM   #96 
     - Kerry and Obama are on the same page with this McChrystal matter and those who claim otherwise are  blm   Jun-22-10 08:38 PM   #102 
  - phonies don't uncover more government corruption than any other lawmaker in modern history  blm   Jun-22-10 07:52 PM   #50 
  - but they sure do like give aways to nuclear companies  Donnachaidh   Jun-22-10 08:28 PM   #92 
     - baloney - the compromised climate change bill was the result of 13 Dem senators refusing to  blm   Jun-22-10 08:36 PM   #99 
     - You have no concept of how important it is to get 60 votes for a plan pricing carbon  karynnj   Jun-22-10 08:47 PM   #111 
        - Ooo. Ouch! n/t  politicasista   Jun-22-10 09:12 PM   # 
  - This demonstrates an astounding lack of knowledge about John Kerry, I think.  Arkana   Jun-23-10 02:06 PM   #175 
  - No  Cronus Protagonist   Jun-22-10 07:40 PM   #25 
  - No.  The Velveteen Ocelot   Jun-22-10 07:42 PM   #27 
  - I would call this flame bait  sandnsea   Jun-22-10 07:42 PM   #28 
  - I'm asking a question about John Kerry!  quinnox   Jun-22-10 07:43 PM   #31 
     - you can't be serious  grantcart   Jun-22-10 09:10 PM   #126 
  - No! Are you not aware that he just proposed a bill with more give-aways to Big Oil?  Scuba   Jun-22-10 07:43 PM   #29 
  - He is the number 1 environmentalist in the Senate and has worked  karynnj   Jun-22-10 08:50 PM   #113 
     - That's a false choice. He could have proposed a bill without Big Oil subsidies.  Scuba   Jun-23-10 03:09 AM   #148 
        - He did author Kerry/Boxer, which was exactly that bill without the subsidies,  karynnj   Jun-23-10 10:33 AM   #165 
           - I'm glad Kerry has loyal supporters like you. I voted for him in 2004, while holding my nose.  Scuba   Jun-23-10 01:06 PM   #171 
  - No. Kerry was my last vote based on the "not as bad" therory of politics.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jun-22-10 07:43 PM   #30 
  - I think you underestimate him  quinnox   Jun-22-10 07:44 PM   #33 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-22-10 07:44 PM   #32 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-22-10 07:45 PM   #34 
  - I believe paranoia is getting the best of you.  KonaKane   Jun-22-10 07:51 PM   #48 
  - Bad analogy  karynnj   Jun-22-10 08:51 PM   #114 
  - Not one John Kerry supporter would agree with this OP  sandnsea   Jun-22-10 07:53 PM   #51 
  - the OP is a regular Obama basher and probably angry at Kerry for endorsing BO  JI7   Jun-22-10 07:55 PM   #55 
  - And not just endorse. Few people did more to get Obama the nomination  Radical Activist   Jun-23-10 09:58 AM   #161 
  - I think there are more than a few John Kerry fans who would  quinnox   Jun-22-10 07:55 PM   #56 
     - I see many JK group people here  karynnj   Jun-22-10 08:53 PM   #116 
  - What? Not getting the answers you wanted?  azmouse   Jun-22-10 07:54 PM   #53 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-22-10 07:57 PM   #58 
        - That's absurd.  KonaKane   Jun-22-10 07:59 PM   #62 
        - You're sure?  azmouse   Jun-22-10 07:59 PM   #63 
           - Well not certain, but if Obama's popularity is low  quinnox   Jun-22-10 08:02 PM   #70 
              - uh huh...  azmouse   Jun-22-10 08:10 PM   #76 
  - Namecalling is a cheap and ineffective substitute for rational dialog. nt  Skip Intro   Jun-22-10 08:39 PM   #106 
  - I like Kerry but he won't do it...never gave any indication he wants to be in it again  TK421   Jun-22-10 07:45 PM   #35 
  - no. He failed in standing up against the pukes the first time.  Donnachaidh   Jun-22-10 07:45 PM   #36 
  - name one 'spine' you claim who has exposed more government corruption than Kerry has the last 35yrs?  blm   Jun-22-10 07:55 PM   #54 
  - oh please -- Kerry ran with his tail between his legs at the election results.  Donnachaidh   Jun-22-10 08:27 PM   #89 
     - he proved that when the math has no chance of changing you're stuck with unwanted task of conceding  blm   Jun-22-10 08:33 PM   #95 
     - You are still believing the Edwards' lies  karynnj   Jun-23-10 10:18 AM   #164 
  - I can give you more examples of Kerry standing up against tough odds  karynnj   Jun-23-10 10:10 AM   #163 
  - No  zappaman   Jun-22-10 07:45 PM   #37 
  - NO.  fishwax   Jun-22-10 07:46 PM   #38 
  - No!  NoPasaran   Jun-22-10 07:46 PM   #39 
  - empthatically NO.  KonaKane   Jun-22-10 07:46 PM   #40 
  - open a history book....  blm   Jun-22-10 07:58 PM   #60 
     - Which one? I have several.  KonaKane   Jun-22-10 08:00 PM   #64 
        - Then what year was the slowest concession in modern electoral history?  blm   Jun-22-10 08:03 PM   #72 
           - but it WAS a concession.  Donnachaidh   Jun-22-10 08:31 PM   #94 
              - Agreed. I was aghast at how quickly he wanted to toss in the towel and go home.  KonaKane   Jun-22-10 08:38 PM   #101 
              - Slowest concession in our history and only when math was completely against him...  blm   Jun-22-10 08:45 PM   #110 
                 - I could see it in Kerry's face. He couldnt wait to exit that concession podium.  KonaKane   Jun-22-10 08:54 PM   #117 
                    - Baloney - if it had been an easy win then HRC would have gone for it. Your revisionism  blm   Jun-22-10 09:12 PM   #128 
                    - John Kerry ran an abysmal campaign. That's just the fact.  KonaKane   Jun-25-10 03:40 PM   #181 
                       - Wow, the strength of the NO chorus should make this pretty clear.  KonaKane   Jun-25-10 03:42 PM   #183 
                    - He had tears in his eyes - and he is of a generation that hides that emotion  karynnj   Jun-23-10 10:45 AM   #166 
              - that's your criteria? If someone refuses to concede when the math is against them, that makes him  blm   Jun-22-10 08:40 PM   #108 
  - No  azmouse   Jun-22-10 07:49 PM   #41 
  - Depends how things look-  depakid   Jun-22-10 07:49 PM   #42 
  - No.  one_voice   Jun-22-10 07:49 PM   #43 
  - No.  mmonk   Jun-22-10 07:50 PM   #44 
  - no  RedEarth   Jun-22-10 07:50 PM   #45 
  - No. nt  blondeatlast   Jun-22-10 07:50 PM   #46 
  - Absolutely not..  Imajika   Jun-22-10 07:51 PM   #47 
  - I hope no decent Democrat does.  Cleita   Jun-22-10 07:51 PM   #49 
  - Nope.  MineralMan   Jun-22-10 07:53 PM   #52 
  - John Kerry endorsed Barack Obama in 2008. I expect he will  saltpoint   Jun-22-10 07:56 PM   #57 
  - DUnity at last! nt  blondeatlast   Jun-22-10 07:57 PM   #59 
  - There HAD to be one subject on which DU could agree.  azmouse   Jun-22-10 08:02 PM   #71 
  - Good lord NO!  Rex   Jun-22-10 07:58 PM   #61 
  - no  G_j   Jun-22-10 08:00 PM   #65 
  - No.  Withywindle   Jun-22-10 08:01 PM   #66 
  - Kerry wouldn't do it. n/t  tammywammy   Jun-22-10 08:01 PM   #69 
  - True. He supports Obama  politicasista   Jun-22-10 10:00 PM   #141 
  - Hell no n/t  Autumn   Jun-22-10 08:04 PM   #73 
  - Please oh please oh please mods - don't lock this thread.  lamp_shade   Jun-22-10 08:07 PM   #74 
  - +1! nt  blondeatlast   Jun-22-10 08:10 PM   #77 
  - +2  azmouse   Jun-22-10 08:11 PM   #79 
  - Nudge  lamp_shade   Jun-22-10 08:25 PM   #86 
  - No...  Historic NY   Jun-22-10 08:10 PM   #78 
  - I would vote for him.  FedUpWithIt All   Jun-22-10 08:11 PM   #80 
  - Yes, a brave soul who breaks out of the group think!  quinnox   Jun-22-10 08:12 PM   #82 
     - History is full of lessons about the dangers of blind group mentality.  FedUpWithIt All   Jun-22-10 08:27 PM   #90 
  - FUCK NO. He wouldn't even fight for it, when he had the chance.  chimpymustgo   Jun-22-10 08:11 PM   #81 
  - I'm disappointed  quinnox   Jun-22-10 08:14 PM   #84 
  - There was no chance of overturning Ohio  karynnj   Jun-22-10 08:58 PM   #119 
  - No (nt)  bigwillq   Jun-22-10 08:15 PM   #85 
  - No.  TheCowsCameHome   Jun-22-10 08:25 PM   #87 
  - No.  David__77   Jun-22-10 08:27 PM   #88 
  - He will not do it, like Hillary, he will support the POTUS  treestar   Jun-22-10 08:28 PM   #91 
  - Absolutely not.  BurtWorm   Jun-22-10 08:29 PM   #93 
  - What an absurd post.  Lisa0825   Jun-22-10 08:35 PM   #97 
  - No. Obama is doing fine  politicasista   Jun-22-10 08:35 PM   #98 
  - No. Never liked Kerry. nt  caledesi   Jun-22-10 08:38 PM   #103 
  - No. Never liked Kerry. nt  caledesi   Jun-22-10 08:38 PM   #104 
  - Hell no!  doc03   Jun-22-10 08:38 PM   #105 
  - He will definately not run against Obama  karynnj   Jun-22-10 08:40 PM   #107 
  - Kerry is less likely than some others, imho but prob 50/50 that Obama has a primary chalenger. nt  Skip Intro   Jun-22-10 08:49 PM   #112 
  - John Kerry is ..  sendero   Jun-22-10 08:53 PM   #115 
  - No. nt  bemildred   Jun-22-10 08:54 PM   #118 
  - I would have loved to see a President Kerry, but it will not be.  wisteria   Jun-22-10 09:03 PM   #120 
  - Search is nice- here is what you posted in January 2007 when Kerry opted not to run  karynnj   Jun-22-10 09:04 PM   #121 
  - Wow--good find. nt  blondeatlast   Jun-22-10 09:06 PM   #122 
  - It gets better - he responded on a rabid Clinton poster's thread saying he should not run for Senate  karynnj   Jun-22-10 09:09 PM   #125 
     - Ok, I was upset that Kerry didn't win the presidency  quinnox   Jun-22-10 09:13 PM   #131 
        - I have done the same thing more than once. I do believe that people can change  wisteria   Jun-22-10 09:25 PM   #134 
        - Ok - truce - I will stay out of "search" (I also saw posts where you were nicer to Kerry)  karynnj   Jun-22-10 09:31 PM   #137 
           - Definitely, Kerry would have been one of the greatest presidents  quinnox   Jun-22-10 09:33 PM   #139 
  - I feel differently now  quinnox   Jun-22-10 09:08 PM   #124 
  - brilliant find  grantcart   Jun-22-10 09:12 PM   #127 
  - Good job exposing a PUMA  scheming daemons   Jun-22-10 09:12 PM   #129 
  - Baaahahahaha!  Blue-Jay   Jun-23-10 09:29 AM   #156 
  - i would have loved to see kerry pres 2004. we missed a great opportunity. no, he wont run 2012. nt  seabeyond   Jun-22-10 09:12 PM   #130 
  - The haters (and some of them are Obama supporters) love taking potshots at Kerry  politicasista   Jun-22-10 09:15 PM   #132 
  - No. There's little difference between him and Obama on the issues. nt  Lorien   Jun-22-10 09:17 PM   #133 
  - No  Born_A_Truman   Jun-22-10 09:26 PM   #135 
  - Yep. Obama is "Mr. Perfect" and  politicasista   Jun-22-10 09:59 PM   #140 
     - That's not how read that post  Gordan Shumway   Jun-23-10 12:38 AM   #145 
     - Not his, but this whole thread  politicasista   Jun-23-10 03:03 PM   #177 
     - Your words, not mine  Born_A_Truman   Jun-23-10 09:26 AM   #153 
        - That's how many Obama supporters (not you personally) take it  politicasista   Jun-23-10 02:03 PM   #172 
  - no.  AsahinaKimi   Jun-22-10 09:29 PM   #136 
  - Hell no.  Sebastian Doyle   Jun-22-10 09:33 PM   #138 
  - Kerry? No!  Mickeyc1004   Jun-23-10 12:17 AM   #142 
  - Different times, different elections - 2004 was NEVER a year that the Democrats were likely to win  karynnj   Jun-23-10 08:05 AM   #149 
     - The fact that Bush won a narrow victory in '04 to me indicates that Dems could have won  WI_DEM   Jun-23-10 09:37 AM   #159 
     - Hind sight is 20/20 on the VP choice - and I would bet Kerry would agree  karynnj   Jun-23-10 10:00 AM   #162 
     - Actually  Mickeyc1004   Jun-25-10 03:37 PM   #179 
  - You must be out of your mind? Obama has done more for the progressive agenda than any other Democrat  cecilfirefox   Jun-23-10 12:20 AM   #144 
  - Epic fail...  JCMach1   Jun-23-10 02:38 AM   #146 
  - He should have run in 2004.  shotten99   Jun-23-10 02:55 AM   #147 
  - lol There are few things I'm surer of than that Kerry won't run against Obama  cali   Jun-23-10 08:21 AM   #150 
  - I agree - I think that Lady GaGa and John Edwards both running might have the same probability  karynnj   Jun-23-10 09:04 AM   #151 
  - Greasy Scott is already having problems in his own backyard.  Arkana   Jun-23-10 02:05 PM   #174 
     - That is great - didn't he vote for the regional cap and trade anyway?  karynnj   Jun-23-10 04:19 PM   #178 
  - He won't run.  Jennicut   Jun-23-10 09:07 AM   #152 
  - No  JonLP24   Jun-23-10 09:29 AM   #155 
  - Looks like someone picked the wrong week to quit sniffing glue.  DefenseLawyer   Jun-23-10 09:32 AM   #157 
  - These speculations about '12 are silly. Democrats like Obama. Kerry nor any reasonable dem will  WI_DEM   Jun-23-10 09:33 AM   #158 
  - hahahahahahahahahaha  miscsoc   Jun-23-10 09:38 AM   #160 
  - No  joe black   Jun-23-10 10:52 AM   #167 
  - He never promised to fight if he lost - he promised that all the votes would be counted -  karynnj   Jun-23-10 11:37 AM   #169 
  - No - even with voter machine fraud he should have easily beaten Bush.  cbdo2007   Jun-23-10 11:09 AM   #168 
  - This is terrible, this idea.  ParkieDem   Jun-23-10 11:53 AM   #170 
  - No. I'd rather have Kerry representing me, thanks.  Arkana   Jun-23-10 02:03 PM   #173 
  - Cool. Too bad DUers that support Obama don't respect him  politicasista   Jun-23-10 03:02 PM   #176 
  - No, no, and did I mention no?  WinkyDink   Jun-25-10 03:39 PM   #180 
  - No, thanks.  proteus_lives   Jun-25-10 03:41 PM   #182 
  - no! nt  wildbilln864   Jun-25-10 03:55 PM   #184 
 

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