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41. I dont "push" candidates.. I am only making the case that Crist may be our best shot..
at winning this FL Senate seat. And it seems there are other Democrats like Wexler who agree with me.
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  -Wexler will endorse Crist for U.S. Senate on Sunday DCBob  Sep-25-10 11:16 AM   #0 
  - Because he likes cocaine and prostitutes...  Kurt_and_Hunter   Sep-25-10 11:17 AM   #1 
  - Well, if it prevents a RUBIO win...  hlthe2b   Sep-25-10 11:19 AM   #2 
  - Yes, Rubio is riding high at the moment.. but who knows..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 11:25 AM   #3 
  - What a fucking asshole. The racists who won't support the DEM - ensuring a Rubio win.  chimpymustgo   Sep-25-10 03:57 PM   #61 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-25-10 05:10 PM   #65 
  - A move like this is why Rubio might win.  Billy Burnett   Sep-25-10 11:27 AM   #4 
     - Or this could be the beginning of Florida Democrats realizing their only hope is with Crist..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 11:31 AM   #6 
     - +++ yep! And believe me he knows the internal numbers!! eom  flyarm   Sep-25-10 02:09 PM   #40 
     - I respect Wexler and do not believe him to be a DINO at all...  hlthe2b   Sep-25-10 11:54 AM   #7 
        - +1  DCBob   Sep-25-10 12:04 PM   #8 
        - Such a shock, this is a Democratic board with rules that  Bluenorthwest   Sep-25-10 01:14 PM   #14 
           - So someone like Robert Wexler would not be allowed to post here??  DCBob   Sep-25-10 01:18 PM   #15 
           - No need to put words into my mouth, I do not make the rules  Bluenorthwest   Sep-25-10 01:35 PM   #21 
              - So Wexler would be banned if posted what he is about to announce to whole world tomorrow??  DCBob   Sep-25-10 01:38 PM   #24 
           - If I'm not wrong I think that skinner said...  Little Star   Sep-25-10 01:36 PM   #22 
           - Yes, that is what I heard also.. Crist is an exception..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 01:39 PM   #25 
           - exactly what I read! eom  flyarm   Sep-25-10 02:22 PM   #45 
           - It was not Skinner. It was another mod. I know -- I'm the one they sent a PM to about it...  Zhade   Sep-26-10 12:15 AM   #86 
           - 'are not permitted?' What country you living in?  elleng   Sep-25-10 01:37 PM   #23 
        - This is a big fucking deal.  Dappleganger   Sep-25-10 09:35 PM   #75 
  - Meek Ad  Billy Burnett   Sep-25-10 11:29 AM   #5 
  - Red Letter Day for Moderate Centrists! Joy!  Bluenorthwest   Sep-25-10 12:56 PM   #9 
  - Crist thinks Palin is ready to be president  TSIAS   Sep-25-10 01:00 PM   #10 
  - They can see the future, and they 'know' that for 'us' to win  Bluenorthwest   Sep-25-10 01:03 PM   #11 
  - So send your complaints to Wexler..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 01:05 PM   #13 
     - Sorry, I'm lodging them right here on a Democratic board  Bluenorthwest   Sep-25-10 01:29 PM   #17 
        - I think I trust the judgment of Robert Wexler of Florida than some anonymous poster...  DCBob   Sep-25-10 01:31 PM   #19 
           - Al Gore is going to stump for Meek. Do you snark at him too?  Bluenorthwest   Sep-25-10 02:04 PM   #34 
           - Anyone can endorse anyone they want.. You are the one trying to silence Wexler and others..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 02:08 PM   #39 
              - Oh, please! I'm just speaking my mind. Supporting a Democrat  Bluenorthwest   Sep-25-10 02:25 PM   #47 
                 - I doubt Gore will make any comments about Wexler or Crist..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 02:32 PM   #50 
                    - That is false, I'm not trashing anyone, I'm just supporting the  Bluenorthwest   Sep-25-10 03:02 PM   #57 
                       - Thank you for supporting the Democrat  JustAnotherGen   Sep-28-10 02:16 PM   #138 
           - same here for this Floridian!  flyarm   Sep-25-10 02:24 PM   #46 
  - No fan of Crist  JonLP24   Sep-25-10 01:05 PM   #12 
  - Shameful.  Radical Activist   Sep-25-10 01:25 PM   #16 
  - Face reality mister Radical..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 01:33 PM   #20 
     - You like being manipulated by the corporate media and bogus polls?  Radical Activist   Sep-25-10 02:01 PM   #31 
     - Greene was a joke. Meek should have beat him by 40 points.  DCBob   Sep-25-10 02:05 PM   #35 
     - They were all more than 10 poitns off.  Radical Activist   Sep-25-10 02:08 PM   #37 
        - I think someone like Wexler would know very well what's going on in Florida and would not do this..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 02:14 PM   #42 
        - The polls were not off by 10%. Over 10% were undecided and most of them broke for Meek.  wmbrew0206   Sep-26-10 12:02 PM   #94 
           - Polls said he would get around 40%. He got closer to 60%.  Radical Activist   Sep-26-10 12:43 PM   #100 
              - The polls showed that Meek had mid-40's support with over 15% undecedied.  wmbrew0206   Sep-26-10 08:00 PM   #115 
                 - I've heard people make your argumet about racist voters many times  Radical Activist   Sep-26-10 09:08 PM   #118 
                    - So many things wrong with this post: 1. Meek < Obama, 2. A three way race vs two way race, 3. Not  wmbrew0206   Sep-28-10 09:15 AM   #129 
                       - Meek only needs 35%-40% to win.  Radical Activist   Sep-28-10 11:37 AM   #132 
                          - No one is doubting that percentages need to win the Florida Senate race. The question is  wmbrew0206   Sep-28-10 01:55 PM   #135 
     - The only readon Meek "can't win" is because so-called Democrats  lunamagica   Sep-25-10 02:54 PM   #54 
     - Meek is the only candidate Democrats should vote for  lunamagica   Sep-25-10 03:00 PM   #56 
     - It appears many Floridians simply wont vote for Meek.. for whatever reason.  DCBob   Sep-25-10 05:12 PM   #66 
     - He is the Democratic candidate on the ballot. check the box next to his name. Easy enough, nt  lunamagica   Sep-25-10 06:16 PM   #69 
     - So true. If Dems vote for Meek, HE WINS. Wexler is a fool.  chimpymustgo   Sep-26-10 08:44 AM   #87 
     - What make you think that? Why would Meek win?  wmbrew0206   Sep-26-10 12:06 PM   #96 
     - The polls were not bogus, if you go back and look at them, they were pretty much spot on.  wmbrew0206   Sep-26-10 12:03 PM   #95 
        - More than 10 points off is not spot on.  Radical Activist   Sep-26-10 12:41 PM   #99 
           - THE POLLS ARE NOT OFF IF THERE ARE OVER 15% UNDECIDED AND THEY BREAK FOR MEEK  wmbrew0206   Sep-26-10 08:03 PM   #116 
              - The polls did not accurately predict the outcome in the primary and they won't for the general.  Radical Activist   Sep-26-10 09:03 PM   #117 
                 - Those polls were NOT meant to predict the outcome of the primary. The were meant to show the state  wmbrew0206   Sep-28-10 09:29 AM   #130 
                    - And they aren't an accurate predictor of what will happen in the general election either.  Radical Activist   Sep-28-10 11:41 AM   #133 
                       - The polls were very accurate in the primaries. The had Meek and Rubio at the right level of support.  wmbrew0206   Sep-28-10 01:36 PM   #134 
                          - They predicted 40%, he got closer to 60%. That isn't accurate.  Radical Activist   Sep-28-10 04:52 PM   #139 
                             - The polls DID NOT predict 40%. The polls you keep quoting were not meant to project a final result.  wmbrew0206   Sep-28-10 09:52 PM   #140 
     - thanks for the name callling! My fellow 'radical' Al Gore will be  Bluenorthwest   Sep-25-10 02:16 PM   #44 
        - Who's name calling?? His name is "Radical Activist".. right?  DCBob   Sep-25-10 02:26 PM   #48 
           - Missed that. But 'our best shot' is our only candidate. Any other  Bluenorthwest   Sep-25-10 02:46 PM   #53 
  - My main WEX: Say it ain't so. nt  UTUSN   Sep-25-10 01:31 PM   #18 
  - Yet another sad day for Florida Dems. n/t  Vickers   Sep-25-10 01:41 PM   #26 
  - Not at all.. this could be the turning point to stopping Rubio..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 01:43 PM   #27 
     - In what scenario do you see that happening? It's not like a Senator needs  Vickers   Sep-25-10 01:48 PM   #28 
     - I think the only hope is for Meek to drop out and endorse Crist..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 01:51 PM   #29 
        - That's actually my nightmare scenario. n/t  Vickers   Sep-25-10 01:54 PM   #30 
        - Rubio is your nightmare..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 02:03 PM   #33 
           - Are you pushing Crist as a candidate on DU? Serious question.  Vickers   Sep-25-10 02:08 PM   #38 
           - I dont "push" candidates.. I am only making the case that Crist may be our best shot..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 02:12 PM   #41 
              - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Sep-25-10 02:15 PM   #43 
              - You are "pushing" Crist...otherwise you would be supporting Meek.  Vickers   Sep-25-10 10:34 PM   #81 
              - This is about not losing rather than winning. Meek is not going to win in any scenario.  wmbrew0206   Sep-26-10 12:09 PM   #97 
              - "I dont "push" candidates"  Forkboy   Sep-27-10 12:14 PM   #127 
           - Rubio would be every democrats nightmare! He is Jeb's protoge..he was created by Jeb for the  flyarm   Sep-25-10 02:29 PM   #49 
              - yes indeed. maybe you can take over the battle here.  DCBob   Sep-25-10 02:38 PM   #51 
                 - I can't be bothered with people who don't know what the f they are talking about ..  flyarm   Sep-25-10 02:46 PM   #52 
                    - right on brother..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 02:59 PM   #55 
                       - But It's Actually... Right On Sista! n/t  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 09:24 PM   #119 
        - The only HOPE is for Crist to drop out and endorse Meek - the DEMOCRAT.  chimpymustgo   Sep-25-10 04:00 PM   #62 
           - never happen..Meek is hardly known on the West Coast of Fla..  flyarm   Sep-25-10 04:05 PM   #63 
           - And Wexler the fucking traitor is not known on the west coast. n/t  Vickers   Sep-25-10 10:40 PM   #83 
              - auuu contra ire..Wexler is well known throughout the state! eom  flyarm   Sep-26-10 11:10 AM   #90 
           - There is no incentive for Crist to drop out.. he has nothing to lose..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 05:07 PM   #64 
     - It's quite sad for FL Dems...  Dappleganger   Sep-25-10 09:40 PM   #77 
  - way to throw Meek under the bus... dick! nt  GSLevel9   Sep-25-10 02:02 PM   #32 
  - But if any of us on DU say it is the only way to keep Rubio out we get our nuts cut off..right?  flyarm   Sep-25-10 02:07 PM   #36 
  - I just can't help but think he will line with the GOP if they need his  WCGreen   Sep-25-10 03:03 PM   #58 
  - Meek is the only candidate Democrats should vote for  lunamagica   Sep-25-10 03:04 PM   #59 
  - Meek needs to concede and endorse Crist  Ramulux   Sep-25-10 03:53 PM   #60 
  - I hope this happens but even if he doesnt I suspect many Floridians are going to realize..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 05:15 PM   #67 
  - Yes, and I am one of them.....nt  Change Happens   Sep-25-10 06:37 PM   #73 
     - count me in holding my nose! eom  flyarm   Sep-26-10 11:12 AM   #91 
  - WTH?  Dappleganger   Sep-25-10 09:41 PM   #78 
  - Yes, Wexler was great. Wouldn't it have been wonderful if both he  Cal33   Sep-25-10 05:28 PM   #68 
  - I really thought he was going to be our next Senator....nt  Change Happens   Sep-26-10 09:48 AM   #89 
     - I don't live in FL, but I admired Wexler a great deal. I wonder  Cal33   Sep-27-10 06:38 AM   #122 
        - I Found This Article About Hime, But It's Not Current! Seems He's A Big Obama Supporter, So  ChiciB1   Sep-27-10 10:23 AM   #126 
           - Thanks for this info. My respect for him has gone further up. Much obliged.  Cal33   Sep-27-10 04:37 PM   #128 
  - Poll: Rubio's lead over Crist grows; Meek gains ground  lunamagica   Sep-25-10 06:20 PM   #70 
  - The Democratic establishment must know something?  Change Happens   Sep-25-10 06:26 PM   #71 
  - Obama, Biden, Clinton and Gore are behind Meek, eom  lunamagica   Sep-25-10 07:18 PM   #74 
  - they have the inside numbers! and the Big democratic money must be going to Crist.  flyarm   Sep-26-10 11:17 AM   #92 
  - There IS Scuttlebutt That THEY Do! I Know NOTHING Concrete, But I  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 09:32 PM   #120 
     - I will be voting to keep Rubio out!!!  Change Happens   Sep-27-10 05:22 AM   #121 
        - And So Will I... Plus I have Already Started Contacting The Rest Of My  ChiciB1   Sep-27-10 10:00 AM   #125 
  - "I enjoy cocaine because..."  KamaAina   Sep-25-10 06:31 PM   #72 
  - Seems like there are lots of coke-heads on this thread, too!  Vickers   Sep-25-10 09:37 PM   #76 
  - What does Nate Silver say on this? nt  flamingdem   Sep-25-10 09:43 PM   #79 
  - After reading this thread...  Dappleganger   Sep-25-10 09:44 PM   #80 
  - The CRIST-ians are out in full force!!!  Vickers   Sep-25-10 10:36 PM   #82 
     - It's a sad state of affairs.  Dappleganger   Sep-25-10 10:44 PM   #84 
     - do you live or vote in Fla? Have you ever lived in Fla? have you had your votes stolen in 2000 by  flyarm   Sep-26-10 11:23 AM   #93 
     - I live in Wexler's old district, right off Military Trail. But thanks for assuming!  Vickers   Sep-26-10 02:52 PM   #101 
        - I didn't assume a thing..I said if you weren't from Fla or if you Were..  flyarm   Sep-26-10 02:57 PM   #102 
           - I think everyone here knows the point you were trying to make, and  Vickers   Sep-26-10 03:37 PM   #106 
              - I think some here are trying to explain to others outside of Fla just what is going on in Fla.  flyarm   Sep-26-10 04:37 PM   #109 
     - It is actually the Anit-Rubians!  wmbrew0206   Sep-26-10 12:15 PM   #98 
  - Think of the long-term consequences for the FL Democratic Party. This is just one election  ProgressiveEconomist   Sep-25-10 10:50 PM   #85 
  - Your assessment is wrong: unfortunately, Many many many Florida  Change Happens   Sep-26-10 09:47 AM   #88 
  - You are 100% correct, Charlie has been liked by many Dems in the State Of Florida.  flyarm   Sep-26-10 03:07 PM   #104 
     - And since then: he has left the GOP, vetoed the education measure they were  Change Happens   Sep-26-10 05:14 PM   #111 
  - that makes me laugh..if we get stuck with will suffer as well! the nation will!  flyarm   Sep-26-10 03:01 PM   #103 
  - The "long-term consequences" are exactly why FL Dems should vote to defeat Rubio..  DCBob   Sep-26-10 03:34 PM   #105 
     - Are you asking Florida DUers to vote for Crist? Answer honestly.  Vickers   Sep-26-10 03:40 PM   #107 
        - They need to watch the polls, listen to folks like Wexler & remember the priority is defeat Rubio..  DCBob   Sep-26-10 03:50 PM   #108 
           - Are you asking people to vote for Crist? It's a simple question.  Vickers   Sep-26-10 05:07 PM   #110 
              - Perhaps if you spent your time trying to ease other Dem's minds instead of throwing threats you  flyarm   Sep-26-10 05:41 PM   #112 
              - So, you won't vote for Meek because you don't like ME???  Vickers   Sep-27-10 06:39 AM   #123 
              - I answered your question? How about answering mine?  DCBob   Sep-26-10 06:33 PM   #113 
                 - Yes, my highest priority is defeating Rubio, with a Democratic candidate. n/t  Vickers   Sep-27-10 06:39 AM   #124 
  - Revolting and shameful.  Catherina   Sep-26-10 06:41 PM   #114 
  - After this shameful display,  MadHound   Sep-28-10 09:33 AM   #131 
  - +1000 Great post MadHound  Jax   Sep-28-10 02:02 PM   #137 
  - It won't change my vote.  Ganja Ninja   Sep-28-10 02:00 PM   #136 

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