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Arkana Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-27-10 01:38 PM
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77. And I won't comment on your obvious and disgusting hypocrisy.
Obama said they have a constitutional right to build there. THAT'S IT. He did not communicate his own personal opinion and it's really funny that you think you know what he thinks.

Dean came out and said they shouldn't build there because they might offend racists and bigots. Dean was wrong, Obama was not. End of story.
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  -I get it now about Howard and the mosque. Jackpine Radical  Aug-26-10 08:54 PM   #0 
  - Fine, but why should we give a damn about that angry mob?  derby378   Aug-26-10 08:56 PM   #1 
  - tell that to the cabbie in NYC  WhiteTara   Aug-26-10 09:58 PM   #29 
     - The cabbie's attacker appears to be crazy  LostinVA   Aug-27-10 10:57 AM   #65 
  - However, he is wrong. Rosa Parks should have moved. Women should not vote  uppityperson   Aug-26-10 08:57 PM   #2 
  - + 1  Born_A_Truman   Aug-27-10 12:54 AM   #50 
  - You win. All that needed to be said, you just said. Now we can get some sleep. nt  jobycom   Aug-27-10 03:46 AM   #54 
  - I understood his approach toward the mosque while not agreeing.  madfloridian   Aug-26-10 09:00 PM   #3 
  - It's a complicated and (as they say these days) nuanced  Jackpine Radical   Aug-26-10 09:09 PM   #12 
  - Interesting angle, but pure speculation  pinboy3niner   Aug-26-10 09:33 PM   #22 
  - +1! n/t  BlueMTexpat   Aug-26-10 11:41 PM   #41 
  - Ah's all a plot by the party leaders to silence Dean  SemiCharmedQuark   Aug-27-10 11:02 AM   #66 
  - Acknowledging and trying to avoid that reality is interpreted as hatred and bigotry.  dkf   Aug-26-10 09:01 PM   #4 
  - Like a husband who punches his wife and then says "look what you made me do to you!"  SemiCharmedQuark   Aug-27-10 10:57 AM   #64 
  - Supporting haters and bigots is hatred and bigotry.  uppityperson   Aug-27-10 03:05 PM   #83 
  - Obama's comments escalated the problem.  lumberjack_jeff   Aug-26-10 09:02 PM   #5 
  - And not commenting at an Islamic Dinner?  sandnsea   Aug-27-10 12:28 AM   #44 
  - I'm proud of the President using the bully pulpit to stand up to bigotry.  Radical Activist   Aug-27-10 12:37 AM   #46 
  - If he get's "validation" in the upcoming mid-term elections,  pnorman   Aug-27-10 03:08 AM   #53 
  - ROFLOL  SemiCharmedQuark   Aug-27-10 10:44 AM   #60 
  - And the answer is...  Jackpine Radical   Aug-27-10 01:52 PM   #78 
  - Dean's not an elected official nor is he the head of the DNC.  Arkana   Aug-27-10 11:53 AM   #71 
  - when i listened to him on olberman, i understood. i got what you did and  seabeyond   Aug-26-10 09:03 PM   #6 
  - His position was long understood:  ProSense   Aug-26-10 09:03 PM   #7 
  - that is exactly the opposite of what he is saying. i dont agree with him. but that is not his  seabeyond   Aug-26-10 09:04 PM   #8 
  - No, it isn't  ProSense   Aug-26-10 09:07 PM   #9 
     - maybe so. but you ant say he means something he has said opposite of  seabeyond   Aug-26-10 09:28 PM   #20 
        - "but you cant say with honesty, he wants to appease rw racists."  ProSense   Aug-26-10 09:33 PM   #21 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-26-10 09:49 PM   #26 
              - No it isn't. You cannot claim that  ProSense   Aug-26-10 09:53 PM   #27 
                 - i am seeing 70% oppose center from various places. 70% of nation rw?  seabeyond   Aug-26-10 09:58 PM   #30 
                 - Funny,  ProSense   Aug-26-10 10:03 PM   #31 
                 - funny how you defend this behavior when Obama does it  dsc   Aug-26-10 10:28 PM   #34 
                    - BS  ProSense   Aug-26-10 10:31 PM   #35 
                       - and Obama tells gays that we should accept civil unions so we don't upset his religious sensibility  dsc   Aug-28-10 07:20 AM   #88 
  - More like harm reduction as pointed out in the OP  depakid   Aug-26-10 09:07 PM   #10 
     - "harm reduction" =  ProSense   Aug-26-10 09:09 PM   #13 
        - What's in the balance here? On the one hand, all the good that might  Jackpine Radical   Aug-26-10 09:15 PM   #16 
        - Please  ProSense   Aug-26-10 09:22 PM   #18 
        - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Aug-26-10 09:19 PM   #17 
  - well, i think most old building should be saved.  pansypoo53219   Aug-26-10 09:08 PM   #11 
  - His position isn't much different than many RWers.  Starbucks Anarchist   Aug-26-10 09:12 PM   #14 
  - Every discipline forms its own way of thinking  MrScorpio   Aug-26-10 09:15 PM   #15 
  - Rubbish  Uzybone   Aug-26-10 09:28 PM   #19 
  - +100 nt  Javaman   Aug-27-10 11:15 AM   #67 
  - Howard is wrong. I'm not going to justify it and to be honest I don't really trust him as a leader  TheKentuckian   Aug-26-10 09:37 PM   #23 
  - Well, I don't trust the Democrats in the leadership.  madfloridian   Aug-26-10 10:16 PM   #33 
     - I don't trust the leadership a bit and certainly trust Dean more but that doesn't mean alot  TheKentuckian   Aug-26-10 11:50 PM   #42 
     - So I guess we can not trust him either? Nor or party leadership?  madfloridian   Aug-26-10 11:53 PM   #43 
        - Should we? Howard isn't a backstabber so he is more trustworthy than the snakes  TheKentuckian   Aug-27-10 11:23 AM   #68 
     - Leadership is about protecting our civil liberties even when it's not popular to do so  NJmaverick   Aug-27-10 09:29 AM   #58 
  - Maybe he was right about us.  madfloridian   Aug-26-10 09:41 PM   #24 
  - if his views are wrong its ok to say so. No politician gets it right all the time.  Uzybone   Aug-26-10 09:45 PM   #25 
     - No, that is not what I said. It is not what I meant.  madfloridian   Aug-26-10 10:14 PM   #32 
     - And if Obama had said exactly what Dean had said  geek tragedy   Aug-27-10 10:47 AM   #63 
     - No tolerance for intolerance makes a person intolerant.  dkf   Aug-27-10 12:39 AM   #48 
        - So I am a bigot for not tolerating bigots? Huh.  uppityperson   Aug-27-10 03:07 PM   #84 
        - So black people intolerant of the KKK are as intolerant as the KKK is of them?  Starbucks Anarchist   Aug-27-10 05:28 PM   #87 
  - glad you do, I love Dean and yet in this he is wrong period and should have known better  AuntPatsy   Aug-26-10 09:57 PM   #28 
  - That was the same reasoning used in 1964, by the "respectable" people in the South.  pnorman   Aug-26-10 10:33 PM   #36 
  - You compare Dean to Southern bigots?  madfloridian   Aug-26-10 11:14 PM   #39 
     - No, but it's the same type of reasoning, and I find it less than compelling.  pnorman   Aug-27-10 12:32 AM   #45 
  - Nice spin  alcibiades_mystery   Aug-26-10 10:52 PM   #37 
  - Well, I guess that's curtains for Howard Dean at DU now.  madfloridian   Aug-26-10 11:10 PM   #38 
  - by "our" you were referring to the non-Muslims?  NJmaverick   Aug-27-10 09:28 AM   #57 
  - 'Running interference'  yowzayowzayowza   Aug-26-10 11:29 PM   #40 
  - The same "harm reduction approach" that tells women not to wear short skirts because  stranger81   Aug-27-10 12:37 AM   #47 
  - If you want to reduce the matter to the absurd- one can also say Stormfront shouldn't move to Harlem  depakid   Aug-27-10 12:45 AM   #49 
  - He has a right to say it  shintao   Aug-27-10 12:54 AM   #51 
  - We need a bigger bus here.  madfloridian   Aug-27-10 01:11 AM   #52 
  - True, there are a billion Muslims  NJmaverick   Aug-27-10 09:24 AM   #55 
  - Howard Dean just tossed 1 Billion Muslims under it. nt  geek tragedy   Aug-27-10 10:46 AM   #62 
  - He essentially said the same damn thing as the President. Just more direct.  VMI Dem   Aug-27-10 09:27 AM   #56 
  - That would be incorrect  NJmaverick   Aug-27-10 10:29 AM   #59 
  - Wrong. Obama said they had the right to build there.  Arkana   Aug-27-10 11:51 AM   #70 
     - That is what Dean said.  madfloridian   Aug-27-10 12:00 PM   #72 
     - No. He also said he would not comment on the wisdom of doing so.  VMI Dem   Aug-27-10 12:10 PM   #73 
        - No it isn't. Now you're just inventing reasons to bash the guy.  Arkana   Aug-27-10 01:08 PM   #74 
           - Dean said the same thing as the President.  VMI Dem   Aug-27-10 01:17 PM   #75 
              - And I won't comment on your obvious and disgusting hypocrisy.  Arkana   Aug-27-10 01:38 PM   #77 
                 - did the same thing as the President. Thank you for not commenting.  VMI Dem   Aug-27-10 01:55 PM   #79 
                    - It's hilarious that you criticize supporters of the President for "blindly  Arkana   Aug-27-10 01:56 PM   #80 
                       - I won't comment on the wisdom of building it. Isn't that good enough?  VMI Dem   Aug-27-10 02:00 PM   #82 
                          - No, it doesn't--but it doesn't make you for or against building it either.  Arkana   Aug-27-10 03:23 PM   #85 
  - No, he's appeasing the anti-Muslim bigots.  geek tragedy   Aug-27-10 10:46 AM   #61 
  - No, there is no excuse for Dean's position. Nice try.  Arkana   Aug-27-10 11:51 AM   #69 
  - However he arrived at his decision, it is wrong.  MilesColtrane   Aug-27-10 01:30 PM   #76 
  - Yep. I don't think he's right but agree that's how he got there.  EFerrari   Aug-27-10 01:59 PM   #81 
  - No. Dr Dean is simply being a "good" Democrat.  bvar22   Aug-27-10 05:26 PM   #86 
  - Did you expect something different? He is a Democrat.  MineralMan   Aug-29-10 12:41 PM   #91 
  - I find it amusing that some of those who claim to operate  MineralMan   Aug-29-10 09:14 AM   #89 
     - Hear! Hear!  HughMoran   Aug-29-10 11:51 AM   #90 

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