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ProudDad Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-13-10 11:17 AM
Response to Reply #44
55. You and Obama and the Dems
are going to get the republican Congress you worked so hard to get...

By ignoring public opinion and the needs of We the People...

In order to serve your corporate masters...
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  -Will everyone agree that this is the LAST Obama compromise that could ever be defended? Ken Burch  Dec-13-10 10:22 AM   #0 
  - he hasn't even promised to protect Social Security  Enrique   Dec-13-10 10:26 AM   #1 
  - And you're okay with that?  tavalon   Dec-13-10 10:39 AM   #20 
  - No because we don't know what other issues he might find himself in a position of. . .  wndycty   Dec-13-10 10:27 AM   #2 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-13-10 10:35 AM   #10 
  - That's Not What He Said  DemocratSinceBirth   Dec-13-10 10:38 AM   #16 
  - All future compromises have got to be intolerably right-wing  Ken Burch   Dec-13-10 10:40 AM   #22 
     - Plenty Of Issues I Will Go The Hill For  DemocratSinceBirth   Dec-13-10 10:44 AM   #25 
  - I have core values, I also understand that if we are true progressives. . .  wndycty   Dec-13-10 10:48 AM   #32 
     - Interesting that your "strategy" always involves cutting poverty programs more.  bobbolink   Dec-13-10 10:58 AM   #38 
        - True, bobbolink.  Ken Burch   Dec-13-10 11:00 AM   #41 
        - What I want from them is the same that I want from their cousins, the RW -- HONESTY.  bobbolink   Dec-13-10 11:28 AM   #57 
        - So where did I say that cutting poverty was part of my strategy. . .  wndycty   Dec-13-10 11:02 AM   #43 
           - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Dec-13-10 11:13 AM   #50 
           - SS is an anti-poverty program.  Hello_Kitty   Dec-13-10 12:19 PM   #63 
           - "when did I say that CUTTING POVERTY was part of my strategy"?  Ken Burch   Dec-13-10 02:30 PM   #73 
  - LOL  Hello_Kitty   Dec-13-10 12:18 PM   #62 
  - Ken, we keep moving the line further and further and further back.  Lucky 13   Dec-13-10 10:28 AM   #3 
  - The actual line is whether or not a Republican would be more left leaning than Obama.  BzaDem   Dec-13-10 10:37 AM   #13 
     - It doesn't HAVE to be "continued compromise or a Republican"  Ken Burch   Dec-13-10 10:39 AM   #21 
     - I'm not saying Obama has to surrender to win.  BzaDem   Dec-13-10 10:44 AM   #27 
     - We might be headed that way.  Lucky 13   Dec-13-10 10:44 AM   #26 
        - Have you looked at WHY the Republicans are fighting the tax deal?  BzaDem   Dec-13-10 10:52 AM   #34 
           - Break it apart. One part is not contingent on another.  Lucky 13   Dec-13-10 12:38 PM   #67 
  - The "payroll tax holiday" is, above all other things, totally unaccptable and indefensible.  Poll_Blind   Dec-13-10 10:29 AM   #4 
  - He has ALREADY put SS at risk. The tax holiday is a trojan horse.  Poboy   Dec-13-10 10:30 AM   #5 
  - True  BlueJac   Dec-13-10 10:31 AM   #6 
  - The next two years are going to be 100% compromise, or Government Shutdown  rucky   Dec-13-10 10:31 AM   #7 
  - Obama is not working for us, he is working against us  somone   Dec-13-10 10:32 AM   #8 
  - Yeah he should have let the Unemployed go without an extension because he hates the rich  dkf   Dec-13-10 10:39 AM   #19 
  - bwahahahaha!  bobbolink   Dec-13-10 11:15 AM   #51 
  - He certainly works hard at marginalizing the left. nt  eilen   Dec-13-10 02:02 PM   #68 
  - The last one that can be defended? I don't believe THIS ONE can be defended.  NorthCarolina   Dec-13-10 10:35 AM   #9 
  - You're right, it can't  Ken Burch   Dec-13-10 10:36 AM   #12 
     - I do not believe this has anything to do with compromise. Obama is getting exactly what HE wants. nt  NorthCarolina   Dec-13-10 10:37 AM   #14 
        - Bingo. More and more people are seeing behind the curtain.  bobbolink   Dec-13-10 11:16 AM   #53 
  - Honestly, you will probably look back on this compromise as the best one he made  BzaDem   Dec-13-10 10:35 AM   #11 
  - You're going to be loyal to a man who has NO core values and NEVER fights for us?  Ken Burch   Dec-13-10 10:37 AM   #15 
  - What do you mean "loyal to a man?"  BzaDem   Dec-13-10 10:41 AM   #23 
     - He can use executive orders. He can rally the base.  Ken Burch   Dec-13-10 10:45 AM   #29 
        - "They'll credit it all to Boehner."  BzaDem   Dec-13-10 10:54 AM   #35 
  - It didn't have to be this way  tavalon   Dec-13-10 10:44 AM   #28 
  - Do you really believe this election was a mandate for compromise?  tavalon   Dec-13-10 10:47 AM   #30 
     - God yes  Recursion   Dec-13-10 10:56 AM   #37 
        - LOL  tavalon   Dec-13-10 10:59 AM   #40 
           - I knocked on doors in eastern Ohio  Recursion   Dec-13-10 11:04 AM   #46 
              - In other words, they wanted stuff done  tavalon   Dec-13-10 11:07 AM   #47 
                 - Jobs was a lot of it. So was ending EPA wetlands protection  Recursion   Dec-13-10 11:16 AM   #52 
  - No  Uben   Dec-13-10 10:38 AM   #17 
  - As a non-defender, I can say I've seen the defend at all costs Dems  tavalon   Dec-13-10 10:38 AM   #18 
  - The majority left are likely paid to do so. -nt  Poboy   Dec-13-10 12:20 PM   #64 
  - NO, this country was built on compromise.  johnaries   Dec-13-10 10:41 AM   #24 
  - I think this one pretty much did me in  Robyn66   Dec-13-10 10:47 AM   #31 
  - Evidently it is all about "strategy" and political calculation to  mmonk   Dec-13-10 10:49 AM   #33 
  - Well, no, I don't agree with that at all  Recursion   Dec-13-10 10:55 AM   #36 
  - No Compromises EVER!!! Draw LINES In The SAND!!! MY WAY OR THE HIGHWAY BABY!! YeeeeeeHAWWWWWW!!!!!!  Beetwasher   Dec-13-10 10:58 AM   #39 
  - So you think it's silly for this party to EVER stand it's ground?  Ken Burch   Dec-13-10 11:01 AM   #42 
     - Destroy Our Enemies, Turn Them Into Ash!!!  Beetwasher   Dec-13-10 11:04 AM   #45 
        - This wasn't the ONLY way to do that.  Ken Burch   Dec-13-10 11:07 AM   #48 
           - You Tell ME How YOU Would Do It So Those People Do Not Lose Their Benefits. I'll Wait  Beetwasher   Dec-13-10 11:08 AM   #49 
  - On any subject of any kind ever?  treestar   Dec-13-10 11:03 AM   #44 
  - You and Obama and the Dems  ProudDad   Dec-13-10 11:17 AM   #55 
  - No...  ProudDad   Dec-13-10 11:16 AM   #54 
  - I stopped defending at health care. n/t  Bonhomme Richard   Dec-13-10 11:24 AM   #56 
  - So you gave up on Clinton early?  elias7   Dec-13-10 11:35 AM   #58 
     - Was Clinton worth ANYTHING after 1994?  Ken Burch   Dec-13-10 11:44 AM   #59 
     - "if he went down fighting for the public option"  Bonhomme Richard   Dec-13-10 11:57 AM   #60 
  - No, brcause it can't be defended  Tom Rinaldo   Dec-13-10 12:17 PM   #61 
  - Oh, they'll be defending SS cuts here. The 'deficit' will suddenly become Very Important. eom  Hello_Kitty   Dec-13-10 12:22 PM   #65 
  - Things that are not broken should not be fixed. No compromise.  LucySky   Dec-13-10 12:24 PM   #66 
  - Obama needs to go on full lefty attack mode. Order Reid to invoke the nuclear option  Hawkeye-X   Dec-13-10 02:04 PM   #69 
  - Don't worry, when Obama signs off on cutting SS and Medicare,  MadHound   Dec-13-10 02:05 PM   #70 
  - The Obama/GOP tax cut deal is an attack on social security.  Better Believe It   Dec-13-10 02:07 PM   #71 
  - The Acolytes will defend ANYTHING  PurityOfEssence   Dec-13-10 02:20 PM   #72 
  - You couldn't get every one on this board to agree it's cold outside.  sarcasmo   Dec-13-10 02:33 PM   #74 
 

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