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ProSense Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Aug-17-10 01:06 PM
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55. Oh please
Your point is proving that the claim is irrelevant. By making it, the piece attempts to link Obama to Bush. It's that simple.

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  -White House frustrated with gay bloggers Bluebear  Aug-17-10 11:54 AM   #0 
  - I'll donate $25 to DU if you go one week without finding new, obscure ways to bash Obama  scheming daemons   Aug-17-10 11:58 AM   #1 
  - My, what a sensible post!  meegbear   Aug-17-10 12:01 PM   #5 
  - I'll donate $25 to DU if you start caring about equal rights...  Forkboy   Aug-17-10 12:10 PM   #9 
  - Go ahead and donate then... I'm for marriage equality  scheming daemons   Aug-17-10 12:12 PM   #10 
  - Could have fooled me.  Forkboy   Aug-17-10 12:13 PM   #12 
  - That seems to happen a lot.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Aug-17-10 12:21 PM   #19 
  - Yes, he does insult Bluebear a lot and defend a politician over equal rights a lot.  Forkboy   Aug-17-10 12:26 PM   #21 
     - When he's not defending rape. eom  Hello_Kitty   Aug-17-10 01:12 PM   #62 
     - I'll donate $100 to DU if you can find a post by me where I was anti-Marriage Equality.  scheming daemons   Aug-17-10 04:19 PM   #90 
        - The OP is about marriage equality, not Bluebear.  Forkboy   Aug-18-10 12:26 PM   #130 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-17-10 04:15 PM   #87 
  - See what peace the ignore function has brought me?  Bluebear   Aug-17-10 06:01 PM   #96 
     - LOL!  lonestarnot   Aug-18-10 08:52 AM   #121 
     - LOL!  lonestarnot   Aug-18-10 08:52 AM   #122 
  - Then why do you have such an issue with LGBT DUers caring about their own lives?  readmoreoften   Aug-17-10 01:38 PM   #74 
  - Being pro-Obama is not the same as being anti-LGBT  scheming daemons   Aug-17-10 04:16 PM   #88 
     - Yeah, it's just a five minute prayer  jgraz   Aug-18-10 08:30 AM   #119 
  - Then why do you berate people the minute they post something about it?  walldude   Aug-17-10 02:26 PM   #78 
     - I only berate people who disagree with the President on other issues... never marriage equality  scheming daemons   Aug-17-10 04:16 PM   #89 
     - ?? Are you serious? What do you call your original post in this thread?  walldude   Aug-17-10 04:25 PM   #91 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-17-10 04:27 PM   #92 
     - ANY other issue?  JonLP24   Aug-17-10 07:15 PM   #100 
     - The mental gymnastics are just damn amazing  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-17-10 07:19 PM   #102 
  - +1 nt  asdjrocky   Aug-17-10 12:20 PM   #17 
  - +10000  nashville_brook   Aug-17-10 12:27 PM   #22 
  - +100000  QC   Aug-17-10 12:35 PM   #31 
  - Equal rights matter.  asdjrocky   Aug-17-10 12:19 PM   #16 
  - !  dionysus   Aug-17-10 12:20 PM   #18 
  - So gay rights are "obscure" issues?  Lucky 13   Aug-17-10 12:25 PM   #20 
  - I don't see how this is either obscure or bashing  LostinVA   Aug-17-10 12:29 PM   #26 
  - OMG what fool on the ignore list could have said that?  Bluebear   Aug-17-10 06:54 PM   #97 
  - 'You have to push them!' 'Shut-up and stop complaining!'  Marr   Aug-17-10 12:31 PM   #29 
  - why only $25 when you have such priceless posts?  mikelgb   Aug-17-10 02:27 PM   #79 
  - What, exactly, constituted "bashing?" nt  LWolf   Aug-17-10 03:12 PM   #83 
  - Wow, what an asshat post  RetroLounge   Aug-17-10 07:06 PM   #99 
  - Grow up.  Hassin Bin Sober   Aug-17-10 07:26 PM   #105 
  - Not everything is ABOUT Obama  Lorien   Aug-18-10 12:38 AM   #115 
  - +1  uponit7771   Aug-18-10 11:41 AM   #125 
  - Note to White House, the reality based community judges based on ACTIONS, NT  Vincardog   Aug-17-10 11:58 AM   #2 
  - amen.  nashville_brook   Aug-17-10 12:30 PM   #28 
  - Good! They're causing plenty of frustration too. I should hope they feel a little.  piratefish08   Aug-17-10 11:59 AM   #3 
  - Bond should have said, "66 percent supportive of your issues."  GodlessBiker   Aug-17-10 12:00 PM   #4 
  - Technically, Kenny did  zipplewrath   Aug-17-10 12:02 PM   #6 
  - 19 months in and the campaign promise to repeal DADT is where?  Roland99   Aug-17-10 12:04 PM   #7 
  - If I were forced to make an uneducated guess, I think Obama feels deeply  closeupready   Aug-17-10 12:04 PM   #8 
  - Well, good job, John. Now let's see them do something productive  EFerrari   Aug-17-10 12:12 PM   #11 
  - So... if a politician agrees with 99% of your issues, that obligates you to relent on the 1%  Lucky 13   Aug-17-10 12:16 PM   #13 
  - 99%? If only! My wet dream involves a President  bullwinkle428   Aug-17-10 12:28 PM   #24 
     - Agreed. But even then, does that mean the other 1% doesn't matter?  Lucky 13   Aug-17-10 12:29 PM   #27 
        - I guess my point was that Obama was nowhere near even that 90%  bullwinkle428   Aug-17-10 07:45 PM   #106 
  - Obama frustrated with gay bloggers, Obama frustrated with the left,  MadHound   Aug-17-10 12:18 PM   #14 
  - Too bad. I'm frustrated with him.  emilyg   Aug-17-10 12:28 PM   #25 
  - Everyone is frustrated.  ProSense   Aug-17-10 12:41 PM   #33 
  - 99% supportive? Gotta wonder where he pulled that number out of...  joeybee12   Aug-17-10 12:19 PM   #15 
  - It means that LGBT folks are not quite human, almost, but still only 99%  Laughing Mirror   Aug-17-10 01:07 PM   #56 
  - Who cares about those trivial things ?  Joey Kidd   Aug-17-10 12:27 PM   #23 
  - I know what you mean!  Sapphocrat   Aug-17-10 12:42 PM   #34 
     - Lol !  Joey Kidd   Aug-18-10 04:30 AM   #117 
  - Oh brother  ProSense   Aug-17-10 12:32 PM   #30 
  - Nice use of a selective quote.  Gormy Cuss   Aug-17-10 12:40 PM   #32 
  - Absolutely  ProSense   Aug-17-10 12:43 PM   #36 
     - Nonsense. Read it again.  Gormy Cuss   Aug-17-10 12:46 PM   #38 
        - "it's the same argument gay Republicans used to describe George Bush. He was secretively supportive"  ProSense   Aug-17-10 12:48 PM   #40 
           - Right. It's the same argument GAY REPUBLICANS used, not Bush.  Gormy Cuss   Aug-17-10 12:49 PM   #42 
              - Right,  ProSense   Aug-17-10 12:52 PM   #44 
                 - No "secretly supportive" refers to an assertion by deluded gay Republicans,  Gormy Cuss   Aug-17-10 01:04 PM   #53 
                    - Oh please  ProSense   Aug-17-10 01:06 PM   #55 
                       - Oh please.  Gormy Cuss   Aug-17-10 01:10 PM   #59 
                          - Why mention what gay Republicans thought about Bush?  ProSense   Aug-17-10 01:14 PM   #63 
                             - Because it's comparing two statements asking LGBT people to wait quietly  Gormy Cuss   Aug-17-10 01:38 PM   #73 
  - Central points fly over your head all the time, don't they?  Touchdown   Aug-17-10 12:47 PM   #39 
  - Central point:  ProSense   Aug-17-10 12:49 PM   #43 
  - And myopic too, I see.  Touchdown   Aug-17-10 01:20 PM   #68 
  - Only every day. Someone should probably take up a collection to buy that one a clue. n/t  Raineyb   Aug-17-10 04:58 PM   #95 
  - Uh, no one said things were the same at all, and you know that  Bluenorthwest   Aug-17-10 12:48 PM   #41 
     - Really?  ProSense   Aug-17-10 01:11 PM   #61 
        - As opposed to the hype that you are pushing?  TriMera   Aug-17-10 01:18 PM   #66 
        - Obama is not being compared to Bush, let me be blunt here  Bluenorthwest   Aug-17-10 01:41 PM   #75 
  - The "WH" wouldn't have to suffer such frustration if they would just  kestrel91316   Aug-17-10 12:42 PM   #35 
  - The President's mother?  ProSense   Aug-17-10 12:46 PM   #37 
  - I never said it was a new position. I WILL go on record as saying it is a  kestrel91316   Aug-17-10 12:53 PM   #45 
  - "his mother would have been embarrassed "  ProSense   Aug-17-10 01:02 PM   #52 
  - It was "recently discovered" that his stance is 180 degrees...  Sapphocrat   Aug-17-10 12:55 PM   #46 
  - rofl  LostinVA   Aug-17-10 12:56 PM   #48 
  - Not recently discovered,  ProSense   Aug-17-10 12:59 PM   #49 
  - Sorry 2009 isn't "recent" enough for you...  Sapphocrat   Aug-17-10 01:07 PM   #57 
     - This is your debate.  ProSense   Aug-17-10 01:19 PM   #67 
        - What distortions?  Sapphocrat   Aug-17-10 01:32 PM   #72 
  - +10,000 nt  laughingliberal   Aug-18-10 12:03 PM   #127 
  - He used to be inclusive and went all pro-discrimination a few  Bluenorthwest   Aug-17-10 12:56 PM   #47 
     - "pro-discrimination," yeah like Hillary Clinton. n/t  ProSense   Aug-17-10 01:01 PM   #51 
        - Who's talking about Hillary? You. Out of the blue.  Bluenorthwest   Aug-17-10 02:11 PM   #76 
  - Thank you!  Laughing Mirror   Aug-17-10 01:10 PM   #60 
  - Gay community does not understand what a political hot potato their issues are.  bigbaddan   Aug-17-10 01:00 PM   #50 
  - That is absurd. the gay community lives this battle, and has  Bluenorthwest   Aug-17-10 01:06 PM   #54 
  - "Their" issues?  Sapphocrat   Aug-17-10 01:15 PM   #64 
  - Equal rights is everyone's issue.  asdjrocky   Aug-17-10 01:22 PM   #69 
  - I beg your pardon?  foxfeet   Aug-17-10 01:22 PM   #70 
  - I see... you talk about the trouble Clinton had..  walldude   Aug-17-10 02:19 PM   #77 
  - Its so nice to have straight people tell us we don't know our own civil rights struggle  FreeState   Aug-17-10 02:48 PM   #80 
  - Are you joking?  Starry Messenger   Aug-17-10 03:11 PM   #82 
  - Just what we need  NMMNG   Aug-17-10 03:14 PM   #84 
  - They don't understand their own issues. I see.  LWolf   Aug-17-10 03:32 PM   #86 
  - As you say, "no excuse is possible."  John Agar   Aug-17-10 07:01 PM   #98 
  - So let me get this straight  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-17-10 07:24 PM   #103 
  - Human rights and equal rights are *all* of our issues. n/t  myrna minx   Aug-17-10 07:25 PM   #104 
  - K&R  RoseMead   Aug-17-10 01:10 PM   #58 
  - Rec for awareness. This is that quiet support I heard about.  VMI Dem   Aug-17-10 01:17 PM   #65 
  - It must be hell, having all those gay bloggers dissing the White House's civil rights. n/t  Orsino   Aug-17-10 01:25 PM   #71 
  - Zing! nt  laughingliberal   Aug-18-10 12:06 PM   #128 
  - K & R! nt  earth mom   Aug-17-10 03:07 PM   #81 
  - Leave Obama Alone!  NMMNG   Aug-17-10 03:21 PM   #85 
  - $60,000 question, okay scaled back to $60 'cause I don't have $60K...  tnlefty   Aug-17-10 04:33 PM   #93 
  - Note to white house: get four square on the right side of the issue  xchrom   Aug-17-10 04:52 PM   #94 
  - I'm not gay, but on this issue  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-17-10 07:17 PM   #101 
  - I've often considered a poll asking if people would demand  JoeyT   Aug-17-10 10:01 PM   #107 
  - knr  amborin   Aug-17-10 10:03 PM   #108 
  - K&R  pinboy3niner   Aug-17-10 10:23 PM   #109 
  - If people can find the necessary empathy, get inside the persons making these sorts of statements  Stinky The Clown   Aug-17-10 11:37 PM   #110 
  - Hey, Stinky!  TriMera   Aug-17-10 11:57 PM   #114 
  - Thank you. At my age I too would like to know how it feels to have the same rights as everyone else  pgodbold   Aug-18-10 11:38 AM   #124 
  - I think the list of those of us who do not "frustrate" this White House  Contrary1   Aug-17-10 11:40 PM   #111 
  - Why isn't the title written exactly opposite? "Gay bloggers frustrated with white house" is also tru  Stinky The Clown   Aug-17-10 11:41 PM   #112 
  - I almost posted something that POed me greatly about Obama  PufPuf23   Aug-17-10 11:56 PM   #113 
  - The President is against full equality for GLBT Americans  Morning Dew   Aug-18-10 12:47 AM   #116 
  - In the words of a very old hymn, we should trust and obey,  QC   Aug-18-10 08:27 AM   #118 
  - GOOD. n/t  Vickers   Aug-18-10 08:47 AM   #120 
  - Apparently they're frustrated with MANY in their base....Tough shitskies!  whathehell   Aug-18-10 11:21 AM   #123 
  - "99 Percent Supportive of your issues" Which fingers do I cut off  Riverman   Aug-18-10 11:54 AM   #126 
  - WH frustrated with gay bloggers, the professional left...Are they just going to whine...  laughingliberal   Aug-18-10 12:10 PM   #129 
 

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