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jancantor Donating Member (403 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Nov-13-10 12:44 PM
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74. if you take off your tutu, you have a leotard underneath i think
very form fitting. functional
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  -MIchael Moore.."Obama Needs to Take off The TUTU"...... rsmith6621  Nov-13-10 10:46 AM   #0 
  - While I understand his point, I do object to his metaphor.  Brickbat   Nov-13-10 10:50 AM   #1 
  - yeah, if you take off your tutu then you're naked  Enrique   Nov-13-10 10:53 AM   #6 
  - if you take off your tutu, you have a leotard underneath i think  jancantor   Nov-13-10 12:44 PM   #74 
     - Nope. Usually not even underwear. Just tights.  Demeter   Nov-13-10 01:11 PM   #90 
  - yes, I thought it was kind of rude n/t  sammytko   Nov-13-10 10:55 AM   #7 
  - I'd Put a Dancer Up Against Obama Any Day  Demeter   Nov-13-10 11:38 AM   # 
  - Not to mention the subtlety that punching someone  JerseygirlCT   Nov-13-10 12:31 PM   #67 
  - I love what Moore said! It's time for Obama to toughen up and go after the rethugs. nt  earth mom   Nov-13-10 11:48 AM   #46 
  - he is being too girlie, huh? cause everyone knows how passive and timid i am. nt  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 10:52 AM   #2 
  - Wow, I used to credit Moore with more intelligence. Cliched, crappy, offensive metaphor. nt  blondeatlast   Nov-13-10 10:52 AM   #3 
  - I think he actually said, "pink tutu"  pinboy3niner   Nov-13-10 11:08 AM   #13 
  - He's got the "float like a butterfly" part down pretty good..the other part, not at all.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Nov-13-10 10:52 AM   #4 
  - I think it is extremely sexist..  polmaven   Nov-13-10 10:53 AM   #5 
  - I'm sensitive to sexist comments, but if the PINK TUTU FITS:  PassingFair   Nov-13-10 11:41 AM   #42 
     - so, obama is acting like a girl. that fits? nt  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:42 AM   #43 
        - Look at my post again, follow the link. It is a specific call-out. nt  PassingFair   Nov-13-10 11:44 AM   #44 
           - yes. dems acting like girlie men. ergo, girls. i understand. fits obama acting like girl?  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:48 AM   #47 
              - The pink tutu thing refers to a specific group of democrats.  PassingFair   Nov-13-10 11:54 AM   #50 
                 - it is about being a weak, emotional, timid girl.... you know, little 5 yr old girls that wear tutus  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:56 AM   #52 
                    - Dems shouldn't be acting like little girls OR little boys.  PassingFair   Nov-13-10 12:07 PM   #59 
                       - wow. ok. so you are willing to use women as the definition for weak and timid.  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 12:09 PM   #60 
                          - My daughters put away the tutus LONG ago.  PassingFair   Nov-13-10 12:17 PM   #62 
                             - I'be been chuckling until you got to the ageist insult. Outgrowing ballet is SUCH a progressive  uppityperson   Nov-13-10 12:24 PM   #64 
                                - They are not supposed to be ballet dancers. Get it?  PassingFair   Nov-13-10 12:26 PM   #66 
                                   - why do you consider being a ballet dancer an insult?  mzteris   Nov-13-10 12:57 PM   #78 
                                      - It's not an insult when we are expecting LEGISLATORS.  PassingFair   Nov-13-10 01:21 PM   #99 
                                         - Yup, insult those who are insulted. Good job! IF you don't want them dancing, why "pink tutu" and no  uppityperson   Nov-13-10 01:29 PM   #103 
  - You go Michael Moore!!! Someone needs to say it!  onecent   Nov-13-10 10:55 AM   #8 
  - All Obama does is want to compromise..  Upton   Nov-13-10 10:56 AM   #9 
  - Sure Mike, and that's going to have to be some "HUGH11!!" bus  Roma   Nov-13-10 10:58 AM   #10 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Nov-13-10 11:05 AM   #11 
  - Moore is totally right! It's time for the damn pitchforks.  Lint Head   Nov-13-10 11:07 AM   #12 
  - oh bullshit he used a rw sexist comment to man up..... the intent? of course he is correct  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:15 AM   #15 
  - Moore is a great director  jancantor   Nov-13-10 12:48 PM   #76 
  - Male ballet dancers do not wear tutus.  polmaven   Nov-13-10 11:15 AM   #16 
  - of course he does. and he played with it all the way thru his post to validate. nt  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:16 AM   #18 
  - That sure is a whole lot of words to justify a sexist slur. n/t  superduperfarleft   Nov-13-10 12:35 PM   #69 
  - Don't like the language  senseandsensibility   Nov-13-10 11:12 AM   #14 
  - This was Bartcop's favorite put-down for many years  Patiod   Nov-13-10 11:15 AM   #17 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-13-10 11:16 AM   #19 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-13-10 11:19 AM   #23 
  - why isnt it about a little dick? a limp little dick? i think that is way more appropriate, nt  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:22 AM   #25 
  - That works for me too! Pink tutu has been a long standing metaphor  Poboy   Nov-13-10 11:25 AM   #28 
     - sexism has been long standing too. not a progressive move. rw move. you buy into rw  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:27 AM   #32 
  - "Foolish language police"? The phrase is offensive to gays and women--but you just go  blondeatlast   Nov-13-10 11:25 AM   #27 
  - lol -- you think the "language police" are the reason democrats lose elections  fishwax   Nov-13-10 11:28 AM   #33 
  - we have all stated intent is what we believe also. not new. using pussy to further  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:21 AM   #24 
  - Thanks, I will, because I am very offended by your sexist slurs.  blondeatlast   Nov-13-10 11:22 AM   #26 
  - homophobia and sexism are forests in their own right  fishwax   Nov-13-10 11:27 AM   #31 
  - Theere are many, many ways  polmaven   Nov-13-10 11:30 AM   #38 
  - +1. nt  SammyWinstonJack   Nov-13-10 11:38 AM   #41 
  - Agreed..  Upton   Nov-13-10 11:47 AM   #45 
     - dems cant win unless they put women in their place. who would have thunk.... that is all it takes  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:50 AM   #48 
  - 'Pink tutu wearing' is an old metaphor for Democratic wimp  niceypoo   Nov-13-10 11:18 AM   #20 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Nov-13-10 12:03 PM   #58 
  - Looks like continually reacting to wingnuts is making our side stupid  struggle4progress   Nov-13-10 11:19 AM   #21 
  - Best reply on this thread. Two very enthusiastic thums up! nt  blondeatlast   Nov-13-10 11:27 AM   #30 
  - wait... surprised by moore, he was on maher show where all sexism, all the time, is the manly way  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:19 AM   #22 
  - Political Correctness Will not Restore One Damn JOB  rsmith6621   Nov-13-10 11:27 AM   #29 
  - because it is always so much easier throwing women under the bus for your agenda  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:29 AM   #34 
  - "Political Correctness" is a tool invented by Stalin and co-opted by Frank Luntz under the  blondeatlast   Nov-13-10 11:29 AM   #35 
  - "Political Correctness" is a tool invented by Stalin and co-opted by Frank Luntz under the  blondeatlast   Nov-13-10 11:30 AM   #36 
  - Oldtimers will remember this Bartcop photoshop from the time of the Iraq war vote:  scarletwoman   Nov-13-10 11:30 AM   #37 
  - +1  Tierra_y_Libertad   Nov-13-10 11:33 AM   #39 
  - i think you are wrong. when they called democratic men "girlie men" i think it was an issue  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:34 AM   #40 
     - Whatever. All I'm saying is that the phrase "pink tutu Dems", plus that photoshop were all over DU  scarletwoman   Nov-13-10 11:59 AM   #55 
        - i think we all realize the point. and majority agree we want obama to have a spine. buck up  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 12:01 PM   #57 
  - you people are cheering what bushco did for a decade to dems. amazing. and we cant win  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:54 AM   #49 
  - Michael Moore is exactly right  proud2BlibKansan   Nov-13-10 11:55 AM   #51 
  - i really dont get this. for a decade bushcos use this to put our men down as emotional girls  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 11:58 AM   #54 
     - It's just an expression and it fits  proud2BlibKansan   Nov-13-10 12:00 PM   #56 
        - It's more than just an expression--it's a sexist slur  pinboy3niner   Nov-13-10 12:45 PM   #75 
           - Thanks--the double/triple/etc. standards here make my head spin.  blondeatlast   Nov-13-10 01:18 PM   #96 
              - there real twist, was the men were asking why arent du women opposed to this.... sexist  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 01:21 PM   #98 
  - He won't though.  asdjrocky   Nov-13-10 11:57 AM   #53 
  - how offensive is that comment?  mzteris   Nov-13-10 12:09 PM   #61 
  - So MAN UP?  stray cat   Nov-13-10 12:19 PM   #63 
  - So I guess MM thinks it's fashionable to be a sexist prick when directed at the right people? n/t  superduperfarleft   Nov-13-10 12:26 PM   #65 
  - And I Guess While The Titanic Sank, "Women And Children First"  WillyT   Nov-13-10 12:33 PM   #68 
  - Undeniably an unfortunate choice of words.  laughingliberal   Nov-13-10 12:37 PM   #70 
  - Ain't going to happen. He's a survivor and is going to try to get along  Peregrine Took   Nov-13-10 12:39 PM   #71 
  - unrec for sexism. Sorry MM, no rec for this one.  uppityperson   Nov-13-10 12:39 PM   #72 
  - Sounds like my husband.  mzmolly   Nov-13-10 12:40 PM   #73 
  - you husband needs to take off his pink tutu, too? nt  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 12:55 PM   #77 
     - LOL  mzmolly   Nov-13-10 01:13 PM   #94 
        - .  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 01:15 PM   #95 
  - Michael Moore kicked ass on Maher last night.  Initech   Nov-13-10 01:00 PM   #79 
  - ya, but only one legged. the other he was kickin women under bus....  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 01:05 PM   #82 
  - Didn't a DUer just get banned for using "pink tutu" expression?  JNelson6563   Nov-13-10 01:03 PM   #80 
  - Its not my WORDS...thats the difference...JNelson6563  rsmith6621   Nov-13-10 01:05 PM   #81 
  - That's a meaningless difference, when one agrees with what was said  NJmaverick   Nov-13-10 01:08 PM   #85 
  - Moore would be considered a DU newbie and wouldn't get banned  leftstreet   Nov-13-10 01:07 PM   #84 
     - kinda like htey are "helping" on this thread, or cheering the use? nt  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 01:11 PM   #89 
  - I'm sure the RW loves nothing more than to see a Democratic leader  TwilightGardener   Nov-13-10 01:05 PM   #83 
  - I agree Michael is right!  silver10   Nov-13-10 01:08 PM   #86 
  - ohhh baby, got a new manly man here. wont this be fun..... nt  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 01:12 PM   #91 
     - Actually, baby, I'm not a man ;)  silver10   Nov-13-10 01:21 PM   #100 
        - i bow my head in shame and apologize all those years i was pissed at the manly men bushcos calling  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 01:23 PM   #101 
           - ooookayyyy.....  silver10   Nov-13-10 01:25 PM   #102 
  - Talk about not seeing the forest for the trees  sixmile   Nov-13-10 01:10 PM   #87 
  - weak? spineless? nto doing his job? no one has missed the forest, some miss the trees....  seabeyond   Nov-13-10 01:13 PM   #93 
  - Micheal Moore needs to put down the cheeseburger and get on a treadmill.  proteus_lives   Nov-13-10 01:10 PM   #88 
  - Obama should start sinking the Republicans  Rosa Luxemburg   Nov-13-10 01:12 PM   #92 
  - He'd better start before the repukes do  sixmile   Nov-13-10 01:19 PM   #97 
  - This says more about Michael Moore than the President  ProSense   Nov-13-10 01:34 PM   #104 
  - agree.. less tutu please  meow mix   Nov-13-10 01:37 PM   #105 
  - what makes anybody think Obama isn't getting  northernlights   Nov-13-10 01:44 PM   #106 
  - Laila Ali called. She has a pink tutu AND boxing gloves...  pinboy3niner   Nov-13-10 01:45 PM   #107 
  - Locking  The empressof all   Nov-13-10 01:52 PM   #108 

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