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glinda Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-07-10 10:05 PM
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64. He seemed like he was handing in his resignation notice actually.
Edited on Tue Dec-07-10 10:07 PM by glinda
I mean, how long can you have death threats, being called tons of names, get shit from part of your Party and try to maintain some sense of civility.
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  -Obama seemed condescending when talking about left today? quinnox  Dec-07-10 07:05 PM   #0 
  - SEEMED---SEEMED ??? HE WAS POSITIVELY INSOLENT  saigon68   Dec-07-10 07:06 PM   #1 
  - Surly. FU mode.  chimpymustgo   Dec-07-10 08:11 PM   #59 
  - The bashing of the purists was a thing of beauty.  ChimpersMcSmirkers   Dec-07-10 08:13 PM   #60 
  - Bashing by anti-equality types is so typical  Bluenorthwest   Dec-08-10 07:46 AM   #118 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-08-10 06:27 AM   #102 
     - So, now "surly" is a racist term?  Le Taz Hot   Dec-08-10 06:46 AM   #114 
     - I've never heard of "surly" being applied in a "Blacks-only" manner. That's plain weird to say.  WinkyDink   Dec-08-10 07:48 AM   #119 
     - shit, I am surly...  awoke_in_2003   Dec-08-10 12:23 PM   #139 
     - Jebus Christ  Rebubula   Dec-08-10 08:16 AM   #127 
  - HOW DARE A BLACK MAN DO THAT!  boppers   Dec-08-10 03:03 AM   #82 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-08-10 06:44 AM   #113 
     - See my above post re "surly"  Le Taz Hot   Dec-08-10 06:47 AM   #116 
     - I have, at times,...  awoke_in_2003   Dec-08-10 12:26 PM   #141 
     - YOU ARE BEING BIZARRE.  WinkyDink   Dec-08-10 07:49 AM   #120 
     - Wow...  Rebubula   Dec-08-10 08:18 AM   #128 
  - YEP  cyr330   Dec-07-10 07:06 PM   #2 
  - Of course.  Individualist   Dec-07-10 07:07 PM   #3 
  - Again  zipplewrath   Dec-07-10 07:07 PM   #4 
  - I don't know; I think he actually likes Republican policies.  alarimer   Dec-07-10 07:32 PM   #39 
  - I agree...It's impossible that he would "just not get it" at this point..  whathehell   Dec-08-10 05:21 PM   #150 
  - +1  OrwellwasRight   Dec-08-10 03:27 AM   #87 
  - I haven't seen the clip, but I'm not too surprised he would react that way...  Cant trust em   Dec-07-10 07:08 PM   #5 
  - Arrogant, insulting  somone   Dec-07-10 07:08 PM   #6 
  - i'm curious  Bodhi BloodWave   Dec-07-10 07:12 PM   #11 
  - I May Be Wrong But...  WiffenPoof   Dec-07-10 07:17 PM   # 
  - Transcript:  somone   Dec-07-10 07:22 PM   #25 
     - Thanks For The Transcript...  WiffenPoof   Dec-07-10 07:33 PM   #40 
        - Precisely  somone   Dec-07-10 07:35 PM   #42 
  - Sorry...Double Post  WiffenPoof   Dec-07-10 07:17 PM   #19 
  - I think I would feel ashamed that anyone would even have to ask me that question. n/t  elocs   Dec-07-10 07:25 PM   #27 
  - He wasn't asked that. Please see transcript:  somone   Dec-07-10 07:37 PM   #44 
  - If he demostrated core principles, and defended them  ThomCat   Dec-08-10 02:07 AM   #74 
  - He demonstrates corporate core principles very well. nt  thanks_imjustlurking   Dec-08-10 06:24 PM   #152 
  - The President has said that my people are not worthy of equal  Bluenorthwest   Dec-08-10 07:56 AM   #122 
  - ROFL  Scurrilous   Dec-07-10 07:27 PM   #32 
  - That's cuz we're f#cking retarded. Remember.  Greybnk48   Dec-07-10 07:09 PM   #7 
  - Silver has skyrocketed  Carni   Dec-07-10 07:31 PM   #38 
  - Well maybe it will become a collectible.  Greybnk48   Dec-07-10 07:55 PM   #55 
     - That too! eom  Carni   Dec-07-10 08:02 PM   #56 
  - When the left attacks the left, how would you label it?  boppers   Dec-08-10 03:29 AM   #89 
  - There's a fella from Time who was on MSNBC..  fadedrose   Dec-07-10 07:10 PM   #8 
  - I honestly think the man is tired and needs rest. He's had a non-stop  monmouth   Dec-07-10 07:16 PM   #16 
  - Half the left spent two years stabbing Obama in the back instead of helping to pass an agenda.  Radical Activist   Dec-07-10 11:31 PM   #73 
     - what ridiculous, pathetic nonsense.  inna   Dec-08-10 02:22 AM   #76 
     - ouch  Radical Activist   Dec-08-10 11:25 AM   #135 
     - Total crap.  Ganja Ninja   Dec-08-10 06:53 AM   #117 
        - Yes, Senate blue dogs have been the problem.  Radical Activist   Dec-08-10 11:25 AM   #134 
           - I'm convinced he's one of them.  Ganja Ninja   Dec-08-10 12:24 PM   #140 
              - I think you're buying into an artificial reality.  Radical Activist   Dec-08-10 03:32 PM   #147 
  - Bye Bye Obama  babsbunny   Dec-07-10 07:11 PM   #9 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-07-10 07:13 PM   #12 
  - You should stick around to get to know him.  Life Long Dem   Dec-08-10 03:47 AM   #97 
  - It's like when your Mom would tell you that throwing a screaming, kicking fit will get you nothing  Aramchek   Dec-07-10 07:11 PM   #10 
  - Another shut up and sit down post. Sorry, I am going to scream. It may not get me anything  rhett o rick   Dec-07-10 07:20 PM   #22 
  - That's your analogy, screaming babies?  walldude   Dec-07-10 07:53 PM   #53 
  - Always  senseandsensibility   Dec-07-10 07:13 PM   #13 
  - In my eyes, the president has two tones: condescending and angry.  BlueIris   Dec-07-10 07:16 PM   #14 
  - Yes, he seems to save the niceness for negotiations  ThomCat   Dec-08-10 02:11 AM   #75 
  - I guess you wouldn't recognize class, because that's what he exudes.  Kahuna   Dec-08-10 06:29 AM   #103 
  - The first straw was Rick Fucking Warren. The last was giving the republicans everything they want.  rhett o rick   Dec-07-10 07:16 PM   #15 
  - It looks like he wants to be something he isn't  saigon68   Dec-07-10 08:07 PM   #57 
  - I am totally lost as to what he must be thinking. If he is resigned to being a one term president  rhett o rick   Dec-07-10 11:27 PM   #71 
  - We might actually be better off if we gave Texas to China.  OrwellwasRight   Dec-08-10 03:32 AM   #91 
  - I think the point is moot. If China can own Congress, they essentially own America. nm  rhett o rick   Dec-08-10 02:29 PM   #144 
  - Hmmm. "Give Texas to China" ...  FiveGoodMen   Dec-08-10 03:09 PM   #146 
  - Well, he certainly was a little short tempered n/t  AndrewP   Dec-07-10 07:16 PM   #17 
  - Of course. Obama is basically a conservative  Smashcut   Dec-07-10 07:17 PM   #18 
  - Yep. The sooner we face that fact the sooner we can get down to business  Lorien   Dec-07-10 07:28 PM   #34 
  - +1  boppers   Dec-08-10 03:35 AM   #92 
  - As if they haven't been 1000 times more condescending to him.  phleshdef   Dec-07-10 07:17 PM   #20 
  - Yes. And it pissed me off. I don't know who he thinks he is to speak to us that way. n/t  Subdivisions   Dec-07-10 07:18 PM   #21 
  - He's the POTUS.  boppers   Dec-08-10 03:39 AM   #94 
  - Who he thinks he is??? How dare that boy!!!!  Kahuna   Dec-08-10 06:35 AM   #106 
  - Almost like DU and others talk to or of him  stray cat   Dec-07-10 07:21 PM   #23 
  - He's in that position because we gave him the job. I'll say whatever the fuck I want to about him.  Subdivisions   Dec-07-10 07:31 PM   #37 
     - I hope you extend your boss that same privilege. No hypocrisy, now!  CakeGrrl   Dec-08-10 03:25 AM   #86 
     - The President is not our boss  PVnRT   Dec-08-10 06:31 AM   #104 
     - A lot of people gave him the job, not just lefties. Remember?  Kahuna   Dec-08-10 06:40 AM   #110 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-07-10 07:21 PM   #24 
  - Utter fail.  Individualist   Dec-07-10 07:22 PM   #26 
  - Unfortunately true, he really doesn't care about the individual at all. nt  Raine   Dec-07-10 07:40 PM   #46 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-07-10 08:17 PM   #62 
  - No, he doesn't or the millions of others like me.  laughingliberal   Dec-07-10 11:13 PM   #70 
  - He's always condescending  Raine   Dec-07-10 07:25 PM   #28 
  - Was * ever this disrespectful and hostile towards his right wing base?  LonePirate   Dec-07-10 07:26 PM   #29 
  - * didn't have his non-base turn on him.  boppers   Dec-08-10 03:45 AM   #96 
  - Indeed he did...I watched it over and over...  KoKo   Dec-07-10 07:26 PM   #30 
  - Yes  Goldstein1984   Dec-07-10 07:27 PM   #31 
  - yes  demigoddess   Dec-07-10 07:27 PM   #33 
  - He & Rambo think alike....the apple didn't fall far from the tree  Gin   Dec-07-10 07:30 PM   #36 
  - He always is, when talking about the left.  alarimer   Dec-07-10 07:30 PM   #35 
  - He wasn't taling about the whole "left." He was talking about those that ARE hopeless dreamers who  BzaDem   Dec-07-10 07:35 PM   #41 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-07-10 07:48 PM   #48 
  - It is not Obama's fault that he doesn't have the power to unilaterally dissolve Congress and  BzaDem   Dec-07-10 07:52 PM   #52 
     - It IS HIS FAULT.  sendero   Dec-07-10 07:55 PM   #54 
        - No, it's not his fault that he picks battles that he could win (not assuredly lose). n/t  BzaDem   Dec-07-10 11:07 PM   #67 
        - In your fantasy world, you may be right. Can't really say. n/t  metapunditedgy   Dec-08-10 02:34 PM   #145 
        - Actually, the president has a lot of fires to put out one by one. Is he  Kahuna   Dec-08-10 06:38 AM   #109 
  - Yep. He said purist not leftist. Only the purist around here seem bent about it.  ChimpersMcSmirkers   Dec-07-10 08:16 PM   #61 
  - Go read the comments in the NY Times  adigal   Dec-07-10 10:16 PM   #65 
  - lol.  Marr   Dec-08-10 02:25 AM   #79 
  - "Hopeless Dreamers"? Go pedal that on some republican site. nt  TBF   Dec-08-10 06:42 AM   #112 
  - How do you know that?  Bluenorthwest   Dec-08-10 08:22 AM   #129 
  - It was a fun speech.  Stinky The Clown   Dec-07-10 07:37 PM   #43 
  - Makes you think he is a "secret Republican".  Historic NY   Dec-07-10 07:37 PM   #45 
  - Yep.  Scurrilous   Dec-07-10 09:45 PM   #63 
  - Nothing secret about it  RetroLounge   Dec-08-10 06:46 AM   #115 
  - LBJ dismissed the left. Didn't work out so well for him.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-07-10 07:40 PM   #47 
  - LBJ was a closet Republican  RegieRocker   Dec-08-10 08:30 AM   #132 
  - Quite. Kucinich/Grayson 2012.  Common Sense Party   Dec-07-10 07:48 PM   #49 
  - Because there is nothing like fucking people over  walldude   Dec-07-10 07:50 PM   #50 
  - +1  OrwellwasRight   Dec-08-10 03:37 AM   #93 
  - narcissistic  bigtree   Dec-07-10 07:52 PM   #51 
  - It was bad enough having Rahm condescend to us  undeterred   Dec-07-10 08:07 PM   #58 
  - Many of us hated Rahm, but we also realized who he was reporting to -  TBF   Dec-08-10 06:41 AM   #111 
  - He seemed like he was handing in his resignation notice actually.  glinda   Dec-07-10 10:05 PM   #64 
  - That would only be true if the Obama bashers represent a non-negligable portion of the base. n/t  BzaDem   Dec-07-10 11:10 PM   #69 
  - I guess no one likes Mr. Obama's new show of strength.  political_Dem   Dec-07-10 11:05 PM   #66 
  - Oh no! I just realised he is right!  Rex   Dec-07-10 11:08 PM   #68 
  - Justifiably so. Too many left pundits and bloggers are being fucking morons.  Radical Activist   Dec-07-10 11:29 PM   #72 
  - He's got to wish he'd just gone Republican sometimes.  Marr   Dec-08-10 02:23 AM   #77 
  - If he'd gone repuke in '08 he wouldn't have won.  FiveGoodMen   Dec-08-10 04:09 PM   #148 
     - Exactly how I see it  dreamnightwind   Dec-08-10 04:30 PM   #149 
  - He was uppity!  FrenchieCat   Dec-08-10 02:24 AM   #78 
  - Ding Ding Ding! Here it is...finally from the LEFT.  CakeGrrl   Dec-08-10 03:22 AM   #85 
  - You used the perfect word to describe what sparked the poutrage here. n/t  msanthrope   Dec-08-10 04:52 AM   #101 
  - Ah, finally going to the race card, eh?  PVnRT   Dec-08-10 06:32 AM   #105 
  - Finally? It's all she's got left. n/t  donco6   Dec-08-10 08:14 AM   #126 
  - FYI, the term "race card" is usually thrown out there  ecstatic   Dec-08-10 11:53 AM   #138 
  - Du is racist... for supporting policy over personality?  meow mix   Dec-08-10 07:49 AM   #121 
  - He spoke the truth--deal with it.  quiller4   Dec-08-10 02:44 AM   #80 
  - Well, I know of one White House that Santa Claus won't be visitng this year.  Major Hogwash   Dec-08-10 02:52 AM   #81 
  - Keith Obermann called him "Blanche Lincoln"  Bryn   Dec-08-10 03:19 AM   #83 
  - One suspects that in about a year or so he will not be  Sherman A1   Dec-08-10 03:21 AM   #84 
  - I have never yelled at the TV so vehemently  OrwellwasRight   Dec-08-10 03:27 AM   #88 
  - Wow...no way in the WORLD that he might actually have a point about reality  CakeGrrl   Dec-08-10 03:31 AM   #90 
  - Actual people involved in governing are pretty pissed off too. nt.  OrwellwasRight   Dec-08-10 03:39 AM   #95 
  - Can you explain?  boppers   Dec-08-10 03:49 AM   #98 
     - Jim McDermott, for one  PVnRT   Dec-08-10 06:36 AM   #108 
     - Um, Bobby Scott, Peter Welch, Dick Durbin, Sam Farr, Sherrod Brown, I could go on and on.  OrwellwasRight   Dec-08-10 08:09 AM   #123 
  - Congress wasn't "nastily divided" over the past two years  PVnRT   Dec-08-10 06:35 AM   #107 
  - Yes, that's a bad habit he has.  TexasObserver   Dec-08-10 04:28 AM   #99 
  - No, actually he seemed as cool and collected as always. nt  AtomicKitten   Dec-08-10 04:43 AM   #100 
  - Since when is he NOT? nt  LWolf   Dec-08-10 08:12 AM   #124 
  - Dripping.  donco6   Dec-08-10 08:13 AM   #125 
  - Product to avoid, for dirty hippies :  somone   Dec-08-10 08:25 AM   #130 
  - Didn't you know that we are all a bunch of petty, cry-baby children  leeroysphitz   Dec-08-10 08:25 AM   #131 
  - Face facts Liberals. Obama has stabbed us in the back.  amb123   Dec-08-10 09:19 AM   #133 
  - But but but, amb123 you are forgetting that  leeroysphitz   Dec-08-10 11:34 AM   #136 
  - he should stay in his place!! Who does he think he is?  ecstatic   Dec-08-10 11:51 AM   #137 
  - So uppity!  Scurrilous   Dec-08-10 02:07 PM   #143 
  - Everybody did...  lame54   Dec-08-10 12:39 PM   #142 
  - *He* either doesn't understand how politics works, or understands too well.  thanks_imjustlurking   Dec-08-10 06:22 PM   #151 
 

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