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  -Stop being disingenuous about the tax cut cave in and the need to save middle class tax cuts now. Stinky The Clown  Dec-06-10 05:05 PM   #0 
  - Proud to be the first rec. n/t  Catherina   Dec-06-10 05:06 PM   #1 
  - oh yeah, proud to be rec 100. nm  rhett o rick   Dec-06-10 08:36 PM   #48 
     - proud to be rec 209 nt  barbtries   Dec-07-10 06:44 AM   #108 
  - You're so right, Stinky. This just makes me so fucking angry. nt  gateley   Dec-06-10 05:08 PM   #2 
  - I'm going to continue to post facts on how "no deal" would affect the middle class, and if you don't  BzaDem   Dec-06-10 05:08 PM   #3 
  - Guess what? No one thinks that no deal would not affect adversely the middle class.  Stinky The Clown   Dec-06-10 05:11 PM   #5 
  - So you think Obama could have gotten more?  BzaDem   Dec-06-10 06:34 PM   #20 
     - Obama could have won  howaboutme   Dec-06-10 07:23 PM   #27 
     - "We want more, more!!!"  MrMickeysMom   Dec-07-10 09:28 AM   #137 
     - And where's YOUR evidence  MNBrewer   Dec-06-10 08:16 PM   #41 
     - Because Republicans were filibustering any partial extension, and a partial extension would never  BzaDem   Dec-06-10 08:20 PM   #43 
        - Inept Democrats....  MNBrewer   Dec-06-10 08:27 PM   #44 
        - This. Should. Have. Been. Done. Years. Ago.  Stinky The Clown   Dec-06-10 08:35 PM   #46 
           - How could this have gotten done years ago? Ben Nelson joined their filibuster.  BzaDem   Dec-06-10 08:52 PM   #55 
           - You're free to stay deluded with excuses. And you seem to have one for every occasion.  Stinky The Clown   Dec-06-10 10:03 PM   #77 
              - Perhaps because if there WEREN'T one for every occasion thus far, they would have gotten them  BzaDem   Dec-07-10 03:29 AM   #96 
                 - it's just too much...  druidity33   Dec-07-10 06:49 AM   #110 
                 - Perhaps you need to come up with a slightly more sophisticated maxim?  BzaDem   Dec-07-10 07:55 AM   #124 
                    - He should have taken the fight to the citizens.  olegramps   Dec-07-10 09:11 AM   #135 
                 - Looks like your in the minority on this. His own party is standing up..........  pattmarty   Dec-07-10 07:13 AM   #113 
                    - With a lot of "leadership" (using the definitions that people here seem to have),  BzaDem   Dec-07-10 07:57 AM   #125 
           - But that was during the time when it was too early to expect leadership  tavalon   Dec-06-10 11:27 PM   #83 
           - Absolutely. Bush walked in the door and said, "We have a surplus. That means the people overpaid."  laughingliberal   Dec-07-10 03:36 AM   #98 
     - So you say, "take what scraps the will give?" I say bullshit. It's time to fight, it's past time to  rhett o rick   Dec-06-10 08:42 PM   #51 
     - People have been saying this for decades. Flashy rhetoric about "fighting" doesn't mean anything and  BzaDem   Dec-06-10 09:52 PM   #73 
        - So just roll over and let the republicans have their way? Go ahead. nm  rhett o rick   Dec-06-10 10:51 PM   #80 
           - When Republicans can block bills and are scheduled to take more seats next Congress, you have to  BzaDem   Dec-07-10 03:27 AM   #95 
              - It actually "could" be pretty simple. Do exactly the same fucking............  pattmarty   Dec-07-10 07:19 AM   #116 
                 - The vast majority of the Democratic party approves of Obama, and it has barely changed since the  BzaDem   Dec-07-10 07:59 AM   #126 
     - Republicans also knew that a government shut down would be blaimed on Clinton - but it wasn't  GOTV   Dec-07-10 07:36 AM   #117 
        - Oh baby!  Enthusiast   Dec-07-10 08:59 AM   #133 
  - Let the tax cuts expire and take the lead on fiscal responsibility  howaboutme   Dec-06-10 05:25 PM   #6 
  - Why wouldn't Republicans make them permanent in 2012 even if they expire today? That's the one  BzaDem   Dec-06-10 06:35 PM   #21 
  - They must reconcile the debt  howaboutme   Dec-06-10 07:03 PM   #25 
  - WHAT? What makes you think they would ever even THINK about reconciling the debt at the expense of a  BzaDem   Dec-06-10 07:42 PM   #33 
  - They don't give a crap about the debt  bhikkhu   Dec-07-10 12:46 AM   #91 
  - They wouldn't have won if we had leadership and strong Democrats  tavalon   Dec-06-10 11:28 PM   #84 
  - Agreed!  marew   Dec-06-10 06:47 PM   #24 
  - Exactly!  WhaTHellsgoingonhere   Dec-06-10 07:24 PM   #28 
  - Very nice post.  Enthusiast   Dec-07-10 09:01 AM   #134 
  - To pretend..  sendero   Dec-06-10 07:42 PM   #32 
  - That's simply not true.  MNBrewer   Dec-06-10 08:15 PM   #40 
  - Here's disingenuous pal, NO FUCKING COMPROMISE. They are terrorists and will  rhett o rick   Dec-06-10 08:40 PM   #50 
  - Is this the part where you say "facts" but the encyclopaedia says "personal opinion."  liberation   Dec-06-10 08:50 PM   #54 
  - Recently, it's difficult to believe you would recognize a "fact" if one bit you on the ass.  Atticus   Dec-06-10 09:11 PM   #62 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-06-10 09:14 PM   #64 
  - Did calling their bluff never occur to you? nt  TBF   Dec-06-10 09:51 PM   #72 
  - your "facts" smell  ibegurpard   Dec-07-10 07:13 AM   #112 
  - OH HELL YEAH  DearAbby   Dec-06-10 05:09 PM   #4 
  - Priorities please  notesdev   Dec-06-10 05:27 PM   #7 
  - And denying medical marijuana to cancer patients and MS sufferers.  glitch   Dec-06-10 06:09 PM   #14 
  - Absolutely right on!  Nite Owl   Dec-06-10 05:28 PM   #8 
  - you're right they waited too long,  veganlush   Dec-06-10 05:31 PM   #9 
  - Thank Gods the Republicans rose (were lifted) up from the ashes!  leftstreet   Dec-06-10 05:41 PM   #10 
  - They do think we're stupid. And a whole fucking lot of us are.  chimpymustgo   Dec-06-10 06:36 PM   #22 
  - The elites own the Democratic Party  howaboutme   Dec-06-10 07:10 PM   #26 
     - they have those kind of leaders  shanti   Dec-06-10 07:33 PM   #29 
  - republicans don't care about 'leadership'  bigtree   Dec-06-10 05:49 PM   #11 
  - More about money  howaboutme   Dec-06-10 06:19 PM   #15 
  - If the leadership had been there since inaguration day, who can say where we would be now?  Stinky The Clown   Dec-06-10 06:31 PM   #17 
  - Well, guess what???  Skidmore   Dec-06-10 05:51 PM   #12 
  - Yes it will  Stinky The Clown   Dec-06-10 06:32 PM   #18 
     - and DADT  MNBrewer   Dec-06-10 08:18 PM   #42 
     - To say nothing of reauthorizing unemployment  benfranklin1776   Dec-06-10 09:00 PM   #60 
  - Thanks for posting this  slay   Dec-06-10 05:54 PM   #13 
  - What you said! K&R  pgodbold   Dec-06-10 06:21 PM   #16 
  - k to the mutherfucking r  frylock   Dec-06-10 06:32 PM   #19 
  - K&R  me b zola   Dec-06-10 06:38 PM   #23 
  - kick  shanti   Dec-06-10 07:34 PM   #30 
  - A-Fuckin- MEN!!!  bvar22   Dec-06-10 07:36 PM   #31 
  - the talking point would have worked if it was their line in the sand. It wasn't.  yurbud   Dec-06-10 07:50 PM   #34 
  - So if I believe it's good to have at least kept one of the two tax promises,  TwilightGardener   Dec-06-10 07:55 PM   #35 
  - Actually, the middle class tax cut is the straw man.  stillrockin   Dec-06-10 08:01 PM   #37 
  - I don't know what that means.  TwilightGardener   Dec-06-10 08:12 PM   #39 
     - me neither!  bettyellen   Dec-06-10 08:30 PM   #45 
     - This is what it means.  stillrockin   Dec-06-10 08:36 PM   #47 
  - You're honestly arguing that extending cuts for the rich is worth it to preserve them for the rest?  LooseWilly   Dec-06-10 08:48 PM   #52 
     - Who said anything about a win? It's a "salvage". The vote for only middle class cut extension  TwilightGardener   Dec-06-10 08:53 PM   #56 
     - Thanks!  soryang   Dec-06-10 09:38 PM   #71 
     - Just to butt in here...  Rethuglican   Dec-06-10 10:09 PM   #78 
        - Your username puts a bullseye on your forehead  tavalon   Dec-06-10 11:36 PM   #85 
  - Thank you. Snap out of it, people! We've been had.  stillrockin   Dec-06-10 07:59 PM   #36 
  - Too little public support for letting the tax cuts lapse  Kaleva   Dec-06-10 08:01 PM   #38 
  - Prithee ... who is talking about letting middle class tax cuts expire?  Stinky The Clown   Dec-06-10 08:39 PM   #49 
     - Um...that was one of the choices. Either pass all cuts, pass just the middle class cuts, let  TwilightGardener   Dec-06-10 08:48 PM   #53 
     - There isn't even majority support for just letting the tax cuts for the wealthy expire.  Kaleva   Dec-06-10 09:22 PM   #69 
        - Awww horseshit!  Dr.Phool   Dec-07-10 07:47 AM   #118 
  - This is temporary over 2 years.......what a humongous load of bullshit!  tpsbmam   Dec-06-10 08:56 PM   #57 
  - But on the positive side  tavalon   Dec-06-10 11:38 PM   #87 
  - I said when it passed 10 years ago, we'd never get rid of it.  Dr.Phool   Dec-07-10 07:49 AM   #120 
  - Stinky the Clown  chriscruzan   Dec-06-10 08:57 PM   #58 
  - December 6th, 2010 . . . the date that will live in infamy.  mistertrickster   Dec-06-10 09:00 PM   #59 
  - Hmmm, I remember getting a feeling of WTF when Rahm came aboard  tavalon   Dec-06-10 11:40 PM   #89 
  - Three-dimensional chess my ass  Goldstein1984   Dec-06-10 09:04 PM   #61 
  - Dimensional? I thought it was three delusional.  Dr.Phool   Dec-07-10 07:50 AM   #121 
  - No. We gave up even fucking borrowed time.  lonestarnot   Dec-06-10 09:11 PM   #63 
  - Thank you, Stinky!! K&R for nailing it! n/t  SaveOurDemocracy   Dec-06-10 09:15 PM   #65 
  - Agreed! knr n/t  slipslidingaway   Dec-06-10 09:16 PM   #66 
  - They play good cop, bad cop. And we get slapped around and put in  valerief   Dec-06-10 09:17 PM   #67 
  - what could we have done? Passed another law that said they expire?  Hamlette   Dec-06-10 09:18 PM   #68 
  - Poor argument...There is no way that the GOP would have letthe unemployed linger for long  erodriguez   Dec-06-10 09:35 PM   #70 
  - LOL  Egnever   Dec-07-10 12:51 AM   #92 
  - GOP didn't cave on anything that I can see  high density   Dec-06-10 11:11 PM   #82 
  - A-freakin-men!  sub.theory   Dec-06-10 09:53 PM   #74 
  - predictable....  unkachuck   Dec-06-10 09:57 PM   #75 
  - Rec 142 !!!  WillyT   Dec-06-10 09:59 PM   #76 
  - Stinky the Eloquent Clown. Thank you, Stinky. REC. nt  bertman   Dec-06-10 10:26 PM   #79 
  - K&R the best explanation of the debacle to date!  Mimosa   Dec-06-10 11:03 PM   #81 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-06-10 11:38 PM   #86 
  - Now that he's caved the repugs are moving the goal posts again:  Lorien   Dec-06-10 11:40 PM   #88 
  - K&R. Can't let this one fall off the first page. n/t  Greyhound   Dec-07-10 12:45 AM   #90 
  - K & R  HCE SuiGeneris   Dec-07-10 01:26 AM   #93 
  - K & R nt  laughingliberal   Dec-07-10 03:23 AM   #94 
  - I never wanted them in the first place....  Sherman A1   Dec-07-10 03:33 AM   #97 
  - kick  TheKentuckian   Dec-07-10 03:43 AM   #99 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-07-10 03:57 AM   #100 
  - KNR! n/t  indimuse   Dec-07-10 04:15 AM   #101 
  - Yeah, let's all pretend the Rethugs weren't filibustering  pnwmom   Dec-07-10 05:06 AM   #102 
  - LEADERSHIP! nt  4dsc   Dec-07-10 06:13 AM   #103 
  - k and r eom  SmileyRose   Dec-07-10 06:13 AM   #104 
  - For the first time  chriscruzan   Dec-07-10 06:21 AM   #105 
  - LOSER?  Jamel   Dec-07-10 07:11 AM   #111 
     - I have held on to the belief  chriscruzan   Dec-07-10 08:15 AM   #128 
  - K&R  Segami   Dec-07-10 06:24 AM   #106 
  - I thought this was addressed to DUers!  crim son   Dec-07-10 06:38 AM   #107 
  - k&r  Owl   Dec-07-10 06:46 AM   #109 
  - k&r  ibegurpard   Dec-07-10 07:13 AM   #114 
  - Since I was nice enough to promise you before the first slap  democrank   Dec-07-10 07:14 AM   #115 
  - K&R X1000! Stinky, you really got it right this time!!!!!!! nt  COLGATE4   Dec-07-10 07:48 AM   #119 
  - k&r  LWolf   Dec-07-10 07:53 AM   #122 
  - Leadership alone doesn't get forty Republicans out of lock-step.  Orsino   Dec-07-10 07:54 AM   #123 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Dec-07-10 08:09 AM   #127 
  - It's class warfare. Wow, I replied to a Deleted Sub-Thread. How did that happen?  slackmaster   Dec-07-10 10:43 AM   #143 
  - all this bs about not having votes  elmerdem   Dec-07-10 08:17 AM   #129 
  - "Show me the jobs created in the last ten years..." This is in the top five points that  lib_wit_it   Dec-07-10 11:26 AM   #145 
  - Spot on-Thanks Stinky  Scruffy1   Dec-07-10 08:26 AM   #130 
  - Gift to dry-cleaners in DC: Republicans piss their suits laughing at the lame  FailureToCommunicate   Dec-07-10 08:45 AM   #131 
  - K&R Thank you, Stinky!  Enthusiast   Dec-07-10 08:51 AM   #132 
  - K & R  Scurrilous   Dec-07-10 09:17 AM   #136 
  - K&R!  raouldukelives   Dec-07-10 09:46 AM   #138 
  - The people spoke in November.  sallyseven   Dec-07-10 10:27 AM   #139 
  - damn straight  florida08   Dec-07-10 10:32 AM   #140 
  - K & R  AzDar   Dec-07-10 10:33 AM   #141 
  - ABSO- GODDAMN - LUTELY  russspeakeasy   Dec-07-10 10:36 AM   #142 
  - All I gotta say is  femrap   Dec-07-10 10:57 AM   #144 
  - Locking  The empressof all   Dec-07-10 11:28 AM   #146 
 

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