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tex-wyo-dem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-06-10 12:04 AM
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14. Yep...totally agree, but it's up to us who are politically active...
To reach as many of these people we can and convince them that the alternative is a WHOLE lot worse.

GOTV!
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  -If you're considering not voting this election to send a message, just remember this... tex-wyo-dem  Sep-05-10 11:43 PM   #0 
  - well said  bottomofthehill   Sep-05-10 11:44 PM   #1 
  - Blah, blah, blah....  demmiblue   Sep-05-10 11:45 PM   #2 
  - Some folks around these parts don't, though.  SeattleGirl   Sep-05-10 11:47 PM   #4 
     - Oh, B.S.!  demmiblue   Sep-05-10 11:53 PM   #8 
     - Sorry, but it's not bullshit.  SeattleGirl   Sep-05-10 11:57 PM   #11 
     - Sure...  demmiblue   Sep-06-10 12:00 AM   #12 
     - I'll have to do a little searching.  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-10 12:02 AM   #13 
     - Come to think of it, there was one person who said...  demmiblue   Sep-06-10 12:11 AM   #17 
     - Well, I just looked at the first 20 pages of GDP.  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-10 12:36 AM   #40 
        - I thank you for your honesty.  demmiblue   Sep-06-10 12:43 AM   #48 
        - True enough.  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-10 12:45 AM   #49 
           - I guess it comes down to the fact...  demmiblue   Sep-06-10 12:52 AM   #54 
              - Virg? Are you in Michigan?  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-10 12:56 AM   #56 
                 - Ha!  demmiblue   Sep-06-10 01:13 AM   #57 
                 - My sword is at the ready!  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-10 01:15 AM   #58 
                 - And I must warn you....  demmiblue   Sep-06-10 01:20 AM   #60 
                    - LOL!  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-10 01:25 AM   #62 
                 - can you two get a room?  grantcart   Sep-06-10 11:15 AM   #70 
                 - I also live in the Seattle area and will be voting for Patty Murray  MadMaddie   Sep-06-10 01:45 PM   #86 
        - just curious-- what's a quick way to find locked threads?  kath   Sep-06-10 12:50 AM   #50 
        - The only way I know of is to look at pages in any given forum  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-10 12:51 AM   #52 
           - well, DUH, ain't I a moran?!! Never noticed the padlock thingy before.  kath   Sep-06-10 12:55 AM   #55 
        - SeattleGirl I will back you up and agree I have seen  MadMaddie   Sep-06-10 01:43 PM   #85 
     - Oh yeah, I do remember someone else saying that they would vote  demmiblue   Sep-06-10 12:28 AM   #30 
     - People have advocated not voting, still others will vote but not for Democrats.  NYC_SKP   Sep-06-10 12:12 AM   #19 
        - Ooga Booga Smooga Wooga  demmiblue   Sep-06-10 12:14 AM   #21 
     - I can think of one immediately, blatantly. You aren't wrong, SG. nt  babylonsister   Sep-06-10 12:34 AM   #38 
        - Thanks, sister.  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-10 12:37 AM   #42 
           - Here:  babylonsister   Sep-06-10 12:51 AM   #53 
              - Ah yes.  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-10 01:17 AM   #59 
     - The hell there's not  EstimatedProphet   Sep-06-10 12:04 AM   #15 
        - Ooga Booga Smooga Wooga  demmiblue   Sep-06-10 12:13 AM   #20 
           - Gort Klaatu barada nikto  EstimatedProphet   Sep-06-10 12:23 AM   #26 
              - Y'all are getting yourselves into a tizzy.  demmiblue   Sep-06-10 12:31 AM   #33 
                 - I hope you're right  EstimatedProphet   Sep-06-10 12:36 AM   #41 
                    - The thought of him being Speaker gives me nightmares.  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-10 12:38 AM   #43 
     - During the 2004 "primary wars,"  Rhiannon12866   Sep-06-10 01:23 AM   #61 
     - Yes, they are, and I too am glad of it.  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-10 02:03 AM   #63 
        - I was somewhat new to DU, but I still was blown away by those posts...  Rhiannon12866   Sep-06-10 02:47 AM   #66 
     - A month ago, maybe two  tavalon   Sep-06-10 12:37 PM   #71 
  - I for one have no intention of NOT voting. I couldn't even  SeattleGirl   Sep-05-10 11:46 PM   #3 
  - Yes, indeedy  tavalon   Sep-06-10 12:44 PM   #74 
  - K & R  Scurrilous   Sep-05-10 11:47 PM   #5 
  - I posted this because I've seen...  tex-wyo-dem   Sep-05-10 11:51 PM   #6 
  - Yeah, it'll send a message to us -- that we had no idea how bad it could REALLY be. nt  gateley   Sep-05-10 11:57 PM   #10 
  - It'll send a message all right - "AMERICA VOTES REPUBLICAN"  EstimatedProphet   Sep-06-10 12:05 AM   #16 
     - Yep...and that's exactly how the media ans rethugs will play it up...  tex-wyo-dem   Sep-06-10 12:11 AM   #18 
  - Let's not let the repukes get subpoena power..............  TheDebbieDee   Sep-05-10 11:52 PM   #7 
  - Let's turn out in mass to vote supermajorities of "Dems" in the House and Senate  tavalon   Sep-06-10 12:47 PM   #75 
  - The people who are going to stay home are those who are not that engaged in the political process  dflprincess   Sep-05-10 11:56 PM   #9 
  - Yep...totally agree, but it's up to us who are politically active...  tex-wyo-dem   Sep-06-10 12:04 AM   #14 
  - Agreed, but we MUST explain to them that the Pubs will  napi21   Sep-06-10 12:17 AM   #22 
  - Those types usually stay home during midterm elections anyway  pstokely   Sep-06-10 12:20 AM   #24 
  - Yawn. There are also a lot of young people who don't do  babylonsister   Sep-06-10 12:23 AM   #27 
     - Okay Pollyanna, what do we tell them to get them out to vote?  dflprincess   Sep-06-10 12:33 AM   #37 
        - Tell them to give up? Is that your solution?  babylonsister   Sep-06-10 12:41 AM   #46 
           - That only works if they stay on the phone long enough to listen to the spiel  dflprincess   Sep-06-10 12:39 PM   #72 
  - I agree people should vote.  RandomThoughts   Sep-06-10 12:19 AM   #23 
  - So you're OK with the country getting destroyed?  EstimatedProphet   Sep-06-10 12:24 AM   #28 
     - that is not my choice.  RandomThoughts   Sep-06-10 12:33 AM   #36 
        - I won't have to go fuck myself  EstimatedProphet   Sep-06-10 12:41 AM   #45 
           - What?  RandomThoughts   Sep-06-10 12:51 AM   #51 
  - A friendly reminder from the DLC:  western mass   Sep-06-10 12:21 AM   #25 
  - Easy to write. I'd be amazed if you could explain that statement. nt  babylonsister   Sep-06-10 12:24 AM   #29 
  - Goodness, but I've never been told to shut up by the DLC.  SeattleGirl   Sep-06-10 12:39 AM   #44 
  - Are you mistaking the DLC for the DNC?  tavalon   Sep-06-10 01:01 PM   #77 
  - Here's a friendly reminder from me:  EstimatedProphet   Sep-06-10 12:42 AM   #47 
  - We need to get DLC corporate poison out of the White House and the Party!!  defendandprotect   Sep-06-10 02:12 AM   #65 
  - +1  LWolf   Sep-06-10 01:03 PM   #80 
  - I don't think people who don't care whether the Repubs win have thought about it  EstimatedProphet   Sep-06-10 12:30 AM   #31 
  - What the hell is a "centerist"? (n/t)  WorseBeforeBetter   Sep-06-10 12:31 AM   #32 
  - i agree. nt  DesertFlower   Sep-06-10 12:31 AM   #34 
  - A sincere request.  Sapphocrat   Sep-06-10 12:31 AM   #35 
  - Sorry, this is the rallying of the troops part of the season  tavalon   Sep-06-10 01:03 PM   #79 
  - Stumbling on as we are is certainly better than Speaker Boehner.  TreasonousBastard   Sep-06-10 12:34 AM   #39 
  - I agree with you marginally  tavalon   Sep-06-10 01:05 PM   #81 
  - No one is looking to go anywhere but to the LEFT ....  defendandprotect   Sep-06-10 02:09 AM   #64 
  - Really? I doubt the right could cut Social Security.  Marr   Sep-06-10 02:59 AM   #67 
  - I am not overly thrilled with the Democrats and Team Obama for several reasons, HOWEVER  Raster   Sep-06-10 11:01 AM   #68 
  - The problem is, they will misinterpret your not voting  OnionPatch   Sep-06-10 11:04 AM   #69 
  - 1. How would you push them left? 2. Not voting doesn't send a message...  Capitalocracy   Sep-06-10 12:43 PM   #73 
  - Send a message TO WHOM? The corporate fluffers who don't listen, regardless?  kenny blankenship   Sep-06-10 12:51 PM   #76 
  - I've never considered not voting to send a message.  LWolf   Sep-06-10 01:03 PM   #78 
  - Unrec because it doesn't work.  TBF   Sep-06-10 01:19 PM   #82 
  - When Dems stay home, we get Ronald Reagan!  DailyGrind51   Sep-06-10 01:20 PM   #83 
     - We seem to get RR either way -  TBF   Sep-06-10 01:22 PM   #84 
 

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