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Blue_In_AK Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-30-10 05:20 PM
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27. I agree.
The rally was theater, and funny, but doesn't really mean a whole lot in the grand scheme of things.
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  -Appreciation thread for Keith, Ed and Congressman Alan Grayson... mzmolly  Oct-30-10 04:12 PM   #0 
  - K&R.....I enjoyed it too...will probably watch it again tonight on c-span  Tippy   Oct-30-10 04:13 PM   #1 
  - I see the un-rec crowd is here.  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 04:15 PM   #2 
  - where are you guys watching this??  CatWoman   Oct-30-10 04:15 PM   #3 
     - It was on comedy central CatWoman.  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 04:31 PM   #13 
     - damn!!!!!  CatWoman   Oct-30-10 04:33 PM   #14 
        - I bet it will air again.  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 04:34 PM   #15 
        - PS - Tippy said it's on CSPAN later tonight,  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 04:35 PM   #16 
        - It looks like Comedy Central will only be putting up clips  pinboy3niner   Oct-30-10 04:48 PM   #20 
        - Thanks for the info  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 04:49 PM   #22 
        - ty Mz  CatWoman   Oct-30-10 06:35 PM   #35 
           - YW CW.  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 06:41 PM   #38 
        - PSS - you can watch here thanks to Turborama!  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 04:40 PM   #18 
     - Here's the CSPAN link  davidwparker   Oct-31-10 01:06 PM   #85 
  - Love Keith, Ed AND Grayson!  whathehell   Oct-30-10 04:18 PM   #4 
  - They are not alone  DemocracyInaction   Oct-30-10 04:19 PM   #5 
  - I unrec'd it, because I agree with Stewart. Most of the ones he named...  Tarheel_Dem   Oct-30-10 04:19 PM   #6 
  - I agree with you and Stewart.  Barack_America   Oct-30-10 04:20 PM   #7 
  - +1 for me.  Pisces   Oct-30-10 04:24 PM   #8 
  - It doesn't sound like you're watching?  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 04:26 PM   #11 
  - Well bully for them. As I said, after two years of kicking the prez in the groin,  Tarheel_Dem   Oct-30-10 04:44 PM   #19 
     - I understand your point  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 04:49 PM   #21 
        - Hey. I just said I agree with Stewart's characterization of the talking heads.  Tarheel_Dem   Oct-30-10 05:01 PM   #23 
           - And likewise, I don't believe you have actually watched Keith for the past 2 years either...  Flubadubya   Oct-30-10 05:41 PM   #28 
              - Newsflash: This isn't the only messageboard on the net. KO's stuff..  Tarheel_Dem   Oct-30-10 06:09 PM   #29 
              - He has been over the top with bashing the repubs in the same fashion as  Pisces   Oct-30-10 06:36 PM   #36 
                 - I adore Ed Schultz.  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 06:43 PM   #39 
                 - Me too (love Ed)  cilla4progress   Oct-30-10 11:31 PM   #61 
                 - I like Ed and Olbermann. They bring balance. Without them  JDPriestly   Oct-31-10 01:35 PM   #92 
                    - "Without them, Fox would go unanswered."  mzmolly   Oct-31-10 03:51 PM   #106 
  - Looks like somebody's found their Tuesday scapegoat.  jgraz   Oct-30-10 06:26 PM   #33 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-31-10 01:01 AM   #73 
  - The fact that Fixed News is a lies generator puts it in a class of one.  pacalo   Oct-31-10 01:22 PM   #88 
  - There s a problem with Jon Stewart's "calm down" approach.  JDPriestly   Oct-31-10 01:33 PM   #91 
  - I agree - Olberman in particular has become a demagogue, often no better  Flatulo   Oct-31-10 03:28 PM   #101 
  - Unfortunate that Sanity Rally would do that  SargeUNN   Oct-30-10 04:25 PM   #9 
  - I got the back of the non-mealy mouthed, non-surrender monkey coalition.  TheKentuckian   Oct-30-10 04:26 PM   #10 
  - Hear hear!  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 04:27 PM   #12 
  - Hell "No to civility over survival". nt  glitch   Oct-30-10 07:01 PM   #42 
  - Hell "No to civility over survival". nt  glitch   Oct-30-10 07:02 PM   #43 
  - Thanks to them all. Recommend. Nt  xchrom   Oct-30-10 04:38 PM   #17 
  - Thank  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 05:01 PM   #24 
  - Stewart was downright insolent and disrespectful to President Obama the other night, so I can't be  sally cat   Oct-30-10 05:04 PM   #25 
  - Welcome to DU.  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 06:15 PM   #31 
  - Yeah, can you believe that he *asked questions* during an interview?  jgraz   Oct-30-10 06:24 PM   #32 
  - I think Stewart himself, cringed moments after he referred to the President  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 06:41 PM   #37 
     - Not as much as Obama cringed after his "heckuva job" comment.  jgraz   Oct-30-10 08:07 PM   #48 
     - Saying heckuva job, wasn't disrespectful.  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 09:14 PM   #51 
        - Generally, I don't find calling my employees "dude" to be disrespectful  jgraz   Oct-30-10 09:21 PM   #53 
           - Ah, so the office of President is now akin to janitoral duties.  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 09:43 PM   #54 
              - I'm more concerned with the current president respecting us  jgraz   Oct-30-10 11:23 PM   #58 
                 - He does favor a public option. Favoring one, and getting one through this obstructionist congress  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 11:27 PM   #60 
     - I think it shows how personable our President actually is.. Jon Stewart was at ease in his stick  glowing   Oct-31-10 12:49 AM   #69 
        - I agree. The President is a very approachable  mzmolly   Oct-31-10 11:56 AM   #81 
  - lol -- yeah, the hostility and lack of respect was obvious  fishwax   Oct-30-10 06:35 PM   #34 
  - He should have performed the entire interview ON HIS KNEES!  jgraz   Oct-30-10 08:08 PM   #49 
     - Or ...  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 09:51 PM   #57 
        - Because that was the most important part of the interview  jgraz   Oct-30-10 11:26 PM   #59 
           - I don't believe I said it was. I thought it was a great interview.  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 11:35 PM   #62 
              - The start of this subthread called Stewart "insolent and disrespectful"  jgraz   Oct-30-10 11:42 PM   #64 
                 - Regardless,  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 11:53 PM   #65 
  - "Insolent"? As Gibbs pointed out, "Dude" is one of the nicer things Mr. President has been called.  Bette Noir   Oct-31-10 03:21 PM   #100 
  - Agreed  Ramulux   Oct-30-10 05:12 PM   #26 
  - Very  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 06:13 PM   #30 
  - I agree.  Blue_In_AK   Oct-30-10 05:20 PM   #27 
  - K & R Damn shame for the sour note. nt  glitch   Oct-30-10 06:45 PM   #40 
  - Indeed, it is  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 06:52 PM   #41 
  - Who else but KO brought us real news in those darkest days? Who brought Rachel to MSNBC?  Poboy   Oct-30-10 07:08 PM   #44 
  - Good points.  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 07:28 PM   #45 
  - Keith gets MAD props! Really, it was very wrong for them to showcase these great people as part of  Divine Discontent   Oct-31-10 01:04 AM   #74 
     - As Keith mentioned on Twitter,  Bette Noir   Oct-31-10 03:30 PM   #102 
        - Just saw his twitter responses. Love this one!  mzmolly   Oct-31-10 03:54 PM   #107 
  - Kick. (nt)  Kurovski   Oct-30-10 07:28 PM   #46 
  - Thanks K.  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 07:29 PM   #47 
  - Where would we be without somebody fighting back?  moondust   Oct-30-10 08:10 PM   #50 
  - We'd be on our way to war with Iran with a President  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 09:15 PM   #52 
     - on our way?  oldhippydude   Oct-31-10 03:40 PM   #103 
        - True.  mzmolly   Oct-31-10 03:49 PM   #105 
  - Stewart was wrong.  ellisonz   Oct-30-10 09:47 PM   #55 
  - I know. HATE the false equivalency bullshit.  HughBeaumont   Oct-30-10 09:48 PM   #56 
  - Exactly right. I was thinking about all the violence that has come from right wing rhetoric  mzmolly   Oct-30-10 11:41 PM   #63 
  - Jon Stewart's an ok comedian (and activist apparently), but he's not a politician  CommonSensePLZ   Oct-31-10 12:06 AM   #66 
  - I did! What an odd song. IIRC Kid Rock is a Republican, which might explain the underlying  mzmolly   Oct-31-10 12:13 AM   #68 
  - K&R ! //nt  Overseas   Oct-31-10 12:07 AM   #67 
  - I didn't notice that, but I did miss part of the rally.  sabrina 1   Oct-31-10 12:53 AM   #70 
  - I agree because the bigotry they do speak of is accurate. n/t  deacon   Oct-31-10 12:56 AM   #71 
  - oh you BET I'm gonna rec this thread! THANK YOU KEITH, ED, & REP GRAYSON!!!  Divine Discontent   Oct-31-10 12:59 AM   #72 
  - I disagree with Jon Stewart on this point, but I'm still pretty sure he's not Hitler.  jmondine   Oct-31-10 10:34 AM   #75 
  - HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA  CatWoman   Oct-31-10 10:48 AM   #77 
  - LOL. Good! That means we don't have to use our  mzmolly   Oct-31-10 11:53 AM   #79 
  - you guys  mstinamotorcity   Oct-31-10 10:46 AM   #76 
  - agreed.  mod mom   Oct-31-10 11:08 AM   #78 
  - K & R  AzDar   Oct-31-10 11:55 AM   #80 
  - +1  xloadiex   Oct-31-10 12:33 PM   #82 
  - I too was disappointed. Keith as the moral equivalence of Glenn Beck? I don't think so.  Faygo Kid   Oct-31-10 12:58 PM   #83 
  - Very cool pic!  HCE SuiGeneris   Oct-31-10 01:09 PM   #86 
  - K&R  me b zola   Oct-31-10 01:05 PM   #84 
  - Although it was an attempt to balance both sides, neither Keith or Ed deserved to be tied in  pacalo   Oct-31-10 01:18 PM   #87 
  - I agree. And this article from Think Progress  mzmolly   Oct-31-10 03:59 PM   #108 
  - There are limits to Jon Stewart's sanity bit.  JDPriestly   Oct-31-10 01:28 PM   #89 
  - Yep. We tried reason and so called "sanity" in addressing the brainwashed loons - it got us Iraq.  mzmolly   Oct-31-10 04:05 PM   #109 
  - we sure do lurve our rich celebrities  hfojvt   Oct-31-10 01:29 PM   #90 
  - I "lurve" people who fight for the collective cause. It has  mzmolly   Oct-31-10 04:09 PM   #110 
  - I, too, disagreed with Jon S. on this single point. n/t  Misskittycat   Oct-31-10 01:49 PM   #93 
  - Love Keith & Ed!  rainlillie   Oct-31-10 02:18 PM   #94 
  - Kick.  pacalo   Oct-31-10 02:26 PM   #95 
  - Right. Just watched the whole thing again. I loved the  davidwparker   Oct-31-10 02:51 PM   #96 
  - KNR! n/t  indimuse   Oct-31-10 02:53 PM   #97 
  - The difference between our guys and theirs is that ours are telling the truth.  Bette Noir   Oct-31-10 03:13 PM   #98 
  - my thoughts exactly.  Duppers   Oct-31-10 03:14 PM   #99 
  - K & R nt  laughingliberal   Oct-31-10 03:43 PM   #104 
  - Jon may have felt he had to include something from the Left.  moondust   Oct-31-10 04:13 PM   #111 
  - I'm sure the intention was good, as you suggest. Stewart said his rally would be non-partisan.  mzmolly   Oct-31-10 04:27 PM   #112 
  - i agree, it would be one thing to be critical of them  JI7   Oct-31-10 07:47 PM   #113 
     - "wasn't jon just recently criticizing obama for not fighting hard enough or some other thing. ...  mzmolly   Oct-31-10 08:56 PM   #114 
 

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