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Toots Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-13-10 07:49 AM
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69. or try to improve what we have?
How exactly do you do that with out bringing up the problems?
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  -Must Read First: 'How A Handful Of Liberal Bloggers Are Bringing Down The Obama Presidency' WillyT  Oct-12-10 09:16 PM   #0 
  - They place principle above party?  Canuckistanian   Oct-12-10 09:20 PM   #1 
  - Are You A Pregnant Female ???  WillyT   Oct-12-10 09:22 PM   #2 
  - Meaning what, exactly?  Canuckistanian   Oct-12-10 09:51 PM   #21 
     - Whoosh...  WillyT   Oct-12-10 09:54 PM   #22 
        - Yes, indeed, whoosh  Canuckistanian   Oct-12-10 10:15 PM   #36 
        - brother was that a swing and a miss  Donnachaidh   Oct-13-10 08:27 PM   #80 
  - Some times....  daleanime   Oct-12-10 09:24 PM   #4 
  - I'd suggest there's a (c) to this  Warpy   Oct-12-10 09:23 PM   #3 
  - I can buy a lot of that, but this?  babylonsister   Oct-12-10 09:27 PM   #5 
  - Saw That Sis...  WillyT   Oct-12-10 09:31 PM   #6 
  - compromise is pretty damned important in politics..  frylock   Oct-12-10 09:32 PM   #7 
  - It doesn't mean it should be a dead concept. Big tent, remember?  babylonsister   Oct-12-10 09:34 PM   #9 
     - did you even read past the subject line?  frylock   Oct-12-10 09:48 PM   #16 
     - Don't be so damned condescending, k?  babylonsister   Oct-12-10 10:08 PM   #31 
     - The Republicans seem to do just fine without the meaningless big tent propaganda.  Luminous Animal   Oct-12-10 09:56 PM   #24 
        - Blame 'the media'. I can't think of anyone else responsible. nt  babylonsister   Oct-12-10 10:05 PM   #28 
           - Everyone's fault but the Democrats.  Luminous Animal   Oct-12-10 10:07 PM   #30 
              - OK, Dems are at fault. Now what? Whatcha gonna do?  babylonsister   Oct-12-10 10:10 PM   #32 
                 - These days I volunteer 9 hours a week to walk the precinct for a Dem candidate...  Luminous Animal   Oct-12-10 10:23 PM   #42 
                 - or try to improve what we have?  Toots   Oct-13-10 07:49 AM   #69 
  - WHO ASKED US TO "MAKE ME DO IT" ? HOW DO YOU PROPOSE WE DO THAT? (that's different?)  thunder rising   Oct-12-10 09:37 PM   #12 
  - There are issues that you can "compromise" with and there are principles  Greyhound   Oct-12-10 10:21 PM   #41 
  - Are you suggesting that liberal bloggers should not have their own agendas?  EFerrari   Oct-12-10 10:33 PM   #48 
  - It isn't clear what you're referring to as over the top.  frustrated_lefty   Oct-13-10 06:00 AM   #65 
     - + 1,000,000,000... What You Said...  WillyT   Oct-13-10 05:03 PM   #76 
  - Who TF do these self-appointed bastards think they are blasting Obama?  Gman   Oct-12-10 09:33 PM   #8 
  - Um... You Forgot The Sarcasm Thingy...  WillyT   Oct-12-10 09:46 PM   #15 
  - Or if not, seems to have totally missed that a lot of people that should be supporting them are  Greyhound   Oct-12-10 10:37 PM   #52 
  - No, he didn't  PVnRT   Oct-13-10 12:27 PM   #72 
     - People don't understand how good they've got it nor how bad the alternative can be  Gman   Oct-13-10 06:10 PM   #78 
        - Bwahahahahahahaha...  WillyT   Oct-13-10 06:46 PM   #79 
  - Those bastards probably think they're American citizens entitled to their opinion. nt  EFerrari   Oct-12-10 10:36 PM   #50 
  - let's purge all the liberals and progressives who are protesting conservadem policies! nt  msongs   Oct-12-10 09:35 PM   #10 
  - One Problem With The Obama Admin And The 'Liberal Left'  Me.   Oct-12-10 09:36 PM   #11 
  - K&R....n/t  unkachuck   Oct-12-10 09:39 PM   #13 
  - I admire those bloggers and respect their right to have opinions.  madfloridian   Oct-12-10 09:46 PM   #14 
  - +1  Luminous Animal   Oct-12-10 09:50 PM   #19 
  - This is precisely it...  Luminous Animal   Oct-12-10 09:48 PM   #17 
  - Exactly...  WillyT   Oct-12-10 09:50 PM   #18 
  - There are many who want us on the left  Nite Owl   Oct-12-10 10:03 PM   #27 
  - As long as the principle is correct and moral,  mmonk   Oct-12-10 09:51 PM   #20 
  - If anyone is legitimately damaging the Obama admin  xchrom   Oct-12-10 09:54 PM   #23 
  - He postured Progressive, then threw all under the bus  highprincipleswork   Oct-12-10 09:58 PM   #25 
  - That was a very good essay. n/t  myrna minx   Oct-12-10 10:00 PM   #26 
  - And I'm Betting You Are...  WillyT   Oct-12-10 10:07 PM   #29 
  - I gave it a rec, and here I am kicking it.  JeffR   Oct-12-10 10:36 PM   #51 
  - Some of these bloggers are legends in their own minds. They believe they are much more valuable  ncteechur   Oct-12-10 10:10 PM   #33 
     - You Didn't Read It... Did You ???  WillyT   Oct-12-10 10:15 PM   #35 
     - Why do you insist people who don't agree with you didn't read this?  babylonsister   Oct-12-10 10:16 PM   #37 
        - Maybe you read it but you seem to be unable to critique it beyond vague smears.  Luminous Animal   Oct-12-10 10:26 PM   #43 
        - Have at it. But THEY AREN'T WRITING THE ARTICLE ABOUT THEMSELVES.  WinkyDink   Oct-13-10 05:27 AM   #64 
     - Heaven help us if the left pushes back on the RW noise machine.  EFerrari   Oct-12-10 10:17 PM   #38 
     - They are honest and sincere in their beliefs.  madfloridian   Oct-12-10 10:32 PM   #47 
     - They are being written ABOUT, not writing about themselves. Jeez.  WinkyDink   Oct-13-10 05:26 AM   #63 
  - Then I guess Obama had better appease the LW bloggers.  krispos42   Oct-12-10 10:10 PM   #34 
  - The left has not turned on him; Obama has turned on us.  alarimer   Oct-12-10 10:18 PM   #39 
  - 'continuing Bush's policies' He made promises... have you ever  babylonsister   Oct-12-10 10:26 PM   #44 
  - I read all of it and the links Daou gave.  madfloridian   Oct-12-10 10:19 PM   #40 
  - I Whole-Heartedly Agree...  WillyT   Oct-12-10 10:29 PM   #45 
  - Spot on.  mmonk   Oct-12-10 10:32 PM   #46 
  - Those names were just the elephant in the room any way.  EFerrari   Oct-12-10 10:35 PM   #49 
  - They have my respect.  emilyg   Oct-13-10 01:11 AM   #55 
  - Kick.  Luminous Animal   Oct-13-10 12:47 AM   #53 
  - The problem with this theory is that it assumes Hamsher et al are actually relevant in the slightest  BzaDem   Oct-13-10 12:54 AM   #54 
  - Can you imagine the egos of those people, blogging away from behind monitors, not knowing who reads  Major Hogwash   Oct-13-10 04:29 AM   #59 
  - Kind of like people here.  WinkyDink   Oct-13-10 05:24 AM   #62 
  - So, if they are, as you imply, useless scum nobodies  PVnRT   Oct-13-10 12:33 PM   #73 
  - This is a great post. Of course, it's not as if Daou is ever going to admit that much of the ire  msanthrope   Oct-13-10 05:01 AM   #60 
  - Oh I thought he was being ironic  DireStrike   Oct-13-10 02:09 AM   #56 
  - The title is ironic but the essay isn't. nt  EFerrari   Oct-13-10 02:13 AM   #57 
     - When an essay is so ridiculous that it is initially considered to be satire (or is at least confused  BzaDem   Oct-13-10 04:27 AM   #58 
        - Who really considers the opinions of critics whose skill is limited  EFerrari   Oct-13-10 12:03 PM   #70 
  - Obama takes things too personally, in public. He NEVER, EVER should have singled out by name ANY  WinkyDink   Oct-13-10 05:23 AM   #61 
  - Glenn Greenwald, John Aravosis, Digby, Marcy Wheeler and Jane Hamsher*.  NJmaverick   Oct-13-10 06:28 AM   #66 
  - Glenn Greenwald, John Aravosis, Digby, Marcy Wheeler and Jane Hamsher*.  NJmaverick   Oct-13-10 06:29 AM   #67 
  - I guess "principle" means  PVnRT   Oct-13-10 12:34 PM   #74 
  - A handful of bloggers split the movement to dump electronic touchscreens for paper ballots...  demodonkey   Oct-13-10 06:42 AM   #68 
  - "...they place principle above party."  Hell Hath No Fury   Oct-13-10 12:09 PM   #71 
  - Over 40 unrecs, congratulations!  Greyhound   Oct-13-10 12:57 PM   #75 
  - Well... I Try To Do My Best...  WillyT   Oct-13-10 05:16 PM   #77 
  - So they are more powerful than the voters  treestar   Oct-13-10 08:30 PM   #81 
  - DYRTA ???  WillyT   Oct-13-10 08:33 PM   #82 
  - Marcy Wheeler? Who knew  MzNov   Oct-13-10 08:40 PM   #83 
     - The Article Is Actually Supportive Of Marci  WillyT   Oct-13-10 08:55 PM   #84 
        - oh, this darn dirt on my glasses  MzNov   Oct-14-10 10:35 AM   #85 
 

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