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Bluerthanblue Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-12-10 12:18 PM
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46. how is that any different than people on here who claim that if
you support the tax-plan then you don't belong in the Democratic party??

Read the DU Rules-
Arguing in favor of not voting, voting third party, or defeating/voting against Democrats (except in rare cases where a non-Democrat is most likely to defeat the conservative alternative

isn't allowed. Do you have a problem with that?

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  -DU, ban me if needed, but if you "Abstain" instead of voting for Obama, you are a fucking idiot! KansasVoter  Dec-12-10 11:46 AM   #0 
  - So. No choice at all.  aquart   Dec-12-10 11:47 AM   #1 
  - Not sure it would be saying "Thank you" to him...  pipi_k   Dec-12-10 11:54 AM   # 
  - Thank you. nt  Lisa0825   Dec-12-10 11:49 AM   #2 
  - Well it all depends on how close the race is.  Statistical   Dec-12-10 11:50 AM   #3 
  - It's a free country and you are an idiot......  BlueJac   Dec-12-10 11:50 AM   #4 
  - Gotta agree. K&R. n/t  FSogol   Dec-12-10 11:50 AM   #5 
  -'s the "No difference" myth  OmahaBlueDog   Dec-12-10 11:51 AM   #6 
  - nothing like cuttin off your nose to spite your face-  Bluerthanblue   Dec-12-10 11:55 AM   #12 
  - After or during a Palin presidency we would be starting the country from  RKP5637   Dec-12-10 12:00 PM   #21 
  - I remember the eight years of Bush quite well, hence I am furious at the two years since.  TheKentuckian   Dec-12-10 12:05 PM   #29 
     - undoing the safety net of our civil liberties more that Bush did? or  Bluerthanblue   Dec-12-10 12:13 PM   #41 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-12-10 12:45 PM   #72 
           - and we can't forget his IMF style devastation of public education  TheKentuckian   Dec-12-10 12:46 PM   #74 
           - wow... you'll stretch anything to fit your paradigm.  Bluerthanblue   Dec-12-10 01:02 PM   #83 
           - guess you missed the killing of Kamal Derwish in 2002  Bluerthanblue   Dec-12-10 01:00 PM   #82 
  - 'bout as far as we got repealing it under President Obama, no? (NT)  Tesha   Dec-12-10 12:00 PM   #20 
  - K&R!  TheDebbieDee   Dec-12-10 11:51 AM   #7 
  - Rationality is a helluva drug!  Aramchek   Dec-12-10 11:52 AM   #8 
  - The election THIS YEAR was a PROTEST ELECTION  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-12-10 11:52 AM   #9 
  - What did the protest get: A Republican House with Pelosi in the minority  ProSense   Dec-12-10 11:54 AM   #10 
  - Really, a protest election? Tell us more.  jaxx   Dec-12-10 12:16 PM   #43 
  - It is deep in the data of post election polls  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-12-10 12:19 PM   #48 
     - Since you brought it up that this was a protest election,  jaxx   Dec-12-10 12:32 PM   #62 
        - It was posted here...  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-12-10 12:35 PM   #63 
           - I'm not in the search mode, I'm waiting for a direct answer.  jaxx   Dec-12-10 12:37 PM   #65 
              - And I am really tired of doing research for the lazy and uncurous  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-12-10 12:46 PM   #73 
  - oh yah! That'll show'  shellgame26   Dec-12-10 12:26 PM   #53 
     - Read the damn data from the post election polls  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-12-10 12:30 PM   #61 
  - Broadbush Smear And Insults... nice  Dinger   Dec-12-10 11:54 AM   #11 
  - Nope, last time (2010) was the LAST time I voted for the "lesser of two evils."  Raksha   Dec-12-10 11:55 AM   #13 
  - elections have ALWAYS been  shellgame26   Dec-12-10 12:13 PM   #40 
  - Some of us still have the archaic notion that our votes belong to us. Not to The Party.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-12-10 11:55 AM   #14 
  - This is DU, we vote for the Democratic candidate.  jaxx   Dec-12-10 12:18 PM   #47 
     - I've been a DUer since 2001 and I don't always vote for Democrats.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-12-10 01:07 PM   #84 
  - I absolutely, positively will not vote for  democrank   Dec-12-10 11:56 AM   #15 
  - I disagree with the 'way' you say it, but I can't disagree with the truth  Bluerthanblue   Dec-12-10 11:57 AM   #16 
  - I will vote my conscience.  Haole Girl   Dec-12-10 11:57 AM   #17 
  - Solon, the Athenian...  Davis_X_Machina   Dec-12-10 11:57 AM   #18 
  - Nixon voters said love it or leave it.  rug   Dec-12-10 12:05 PM   #30 
  - Jefferfson, the Virginian, said:  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-12-10 12:15 PM   #42 
  - how is that any different than people on here who claim that if  Bluerthanblue   Dec-12-10 12:18 PM   #46 
  - I agree with the last sentence  RZM   Dec-12-10 11:59 AM   #19 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-12-10 12:02 PM   #22 
  - +1000  Hawkowl   Dec-12-10 12:12 PM   #38 
  - No, you sacrifice the king and lose.  Starbucks Anarchist   Dec-12-10 12:47 PM   #75 
  - That wasn't a wise statement.  jaxx   Dec-12-10 12:26 PM   #54 
  - Because...? Considering our options isn't wise? How so?  John Q. Citizen   Dec-12-10 12:37 PM   #66 
     - Advocating to impeach the Democratic President is wrong.  jaxx   Dec-12-10 12:54 PM   #81 
  - Arguing for President Obama's impeachment is a tombstone offense.  Codeine   Dec-12-10 12:30 PM   #60 
     - I'm not sure it would be tombstoneable if the Democratic Party pursued it as a political  John Q. Citizen   Dec-12-10 01:09 PM   #86 
  - actually DU rules state that it is wrong to:  Bluerthanblue   Dec-12-10 12:03 PM   #23 
  - Primary Obama  Hawkowl   Dec-12-10 12:03 PM   #24 
  - ...  AzDar   Dec-12-10 12:08 PM   #33 
  - You don't control people's votes. Individuals vote however they choose.  Individualist   Dec-12-10 12:03 PM   #25 
  - your individual votes mean absolutely nothing  shellgame26   Dec-12-10 12:38 PM   #69 
  - Currently the Corporate (C) party will do what the (C) party will do  Xicano   Dec-12-10 12:03 PM   #26 
  - Unrec for the smears. Nt  xchrom   Dec-12-10 12:03 PM   #27 
  - You've got a whole year to get yourself worked up about this.  Desertrose   Dec-12-10 12:05 PM   #28 
  - maybe you haven't noticed, but there are more than a few people  Bluerthanblue   Dec-12-10 12:08 PM   #35 
     - And I'm saying a LOT can happen between now & then.  Desertrose   Dec-12-10 12:26 PM   #55 
  - K&R #1 n/t  UTUSN   Dec-12-10 12:06 PM   #31 
  - +1000000000000 on the ban ...& unrec  L0oniX   Dec-12-10 12:08 PM   #32 
  - Wow, you sure did convince me....LOL...n/t  monmouth   Dec-12-10 12:08 PM   #34 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-12-10 12:10 PM   #36 
  - Ain't no way I'm voting for a 3rd party.  jaxx   Dec-12-10 12:21 PM   #50 
     - Why?  Lucian   Dec-12-10 12:29 PM   #57 
        - Because I'm a Democrat and I will support the President and  jaxx   Dec-12-10 12:36 PM   #64 
        - maybe because  shellgame26   Dec-12-10 12:45 PM   #71 
           - and you didn't remember Gore actually won, or that the ballots in FL were fucked up, or that  boston bean   Dec-12-10 12:47 PM   #76 
              - Nader got 3 percent  shellgame26   Dec-12-10 12:52 PM   #79 
                 - How do you know those nader people would have voted for gore or voted at all.  boston bean   Dec-12-10 12:53 PM   #80 
                 - Too bad that Gore didn't appeal to them for their votes.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-12-10 01:09 PM   #85 
  - .  mfcorey1   Dec-12-10 12:11 PM   #37 
  - Isn't it a bit early to be getting started with this crap? nt  wtmusic   Dec-12-10 12:12 PM   #39 
  - i disagree w/ you, but still love you! :)  NuttyFluffers   Dec-12-10 12:16 PM   #44 
  - The Republicans back in power will be a disaster for this country  cherish44   Dec-12-10 12:17 PM   #45 
  - And THIS is why our political system = FAIL  MrMickeysMom   Dec-12-10 12:21 PM   #49 
  - What if I didn't vote for him in 2008?  FamousBlueRaincoat   Dec-12-10 12:23 PM   #51 
  - Unrec. for hostility,  Le Taz Hot   Dec-12-10 12:24 PM   #52 
  - I will be voting 3rd party...  The_Commonist   Dec-12-10 12:28 PM   #56 
  - My vote was unrec'd.  glinda   Dec-12-10 12:29 PM   #58 
  - Mmkay. I will vote however I want.  krabigirl   Dec-12-10 12:30 PM   #59 
  - Yeah?  walldude   Dec-12-10 12:38 PM   #67 
  - dupe  walldude   Dec-12-10 12:38 PM   #68 
  - I am done will voting for the lesser of the 2 evils. I don't give a DAMN what you think.  Odin2005   Dec-12-10 12:39 PM   #70 
  - Sing it baby.  emilyg   Dec-12-10 12:50 PM   #78 
  - Unrec, and I shouldn't have to explain why. n/t  Vickers   Dec-12-10 12:47 PM   #77 
  - No Choice is Better Than No Choice?  Modern School   Dec-12-10 01:09 PM   #87 
  - Please discuss issues, your point of view on them,  pinto   Dec-12-10 01:10 PM   #88 

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