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Capn Sunshine Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-23-10 06:10 PM
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42. That's OK- you did good
they need to hear this, and often.

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  -I just told off a caller from the DNC -- and now I feel like crap about it. Bleacher Creature  Jan-22-10 10:04 PM   #0 
  - So have you given them that money yet?  Clio the Leo   Jan-22-10 10:06 PM   #1 
  - No, but the quote in your sig line made me feel better. NT  Bleacher Creature   Jan-22-10 10:08 PM   #3 
     - Isn't that the greatest? NT  Clio the Leo   Jan-22-10 10:57 PM   #20 
  - You were right to do it.  kstewart33   Jan-22-10 10:07 PM   #2 
  - Don't feel bad -- chances are the caller feels the same way, and I doubt if  gateley   Jan-22-10 10:08 PM   #4 
  - Definitely not the only one.  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-22-10 11:31 PM   #23 
     - The good thing is that all these reports have to be getting back to the  gateley   Jan-22-10 11:53 PM   #24 
        - One can hope.  tbyg52   Jan-23-10 06:09 PM   #41 
           - And money, more than anything, is the way to get their attention. nt  gateley   Jan-24-10 02:14 PM   #46 
  - You can still do your part if you donate directly to a candidate of your choice  rockymountaindem   Jan-22-10 10:09 PM   #5 
  - Exactly  depakid   Jan-22-10 10:14 PM   #10 
     - Are you sure the Democrats are the Republicrats? After all, they could be the Demlicans.  No Elephants   Jan-22-10 10:17 PM   #12 
  - If they call me, I'll give, and let them know that I'm doing it in the honor  FrenchieCat   Jan-22-10 10:10 PM   #6 
  - They call people who have donated to them in the past. If you give them your info, I'm sure  No Elephants   Jan-22-10 10:25 PM   #15 
  - The DNC needs to know how Democrats feel  Generic Brad   Jan-22-10 10:12 PM   #7 
  - You did the right thing,  elleng   Jan-22-10 10:14 PM   #8 
  - The problem comes when you are a 'democrat' to the core.  xchrom   Jan-22-10 10:14 PM   #9 
  - Xchrom's right. Politicianseven Democratshave taken it for granted for too long as if  salguine   Jan-22-10 11:28 PM   #22 
  - I had the same experience - except I got a little snippy because she wouldn't stop.  jillan   Jan-22-10 10:16 PM   #11 
  - YOU were AWESOME!  gimama   Jan-22-10 10:18 PM   #13 
  - I did something similar when they called me. I do, however, give to individual Democrats who stand  No Elephants   Jan-22-10 10:24 PM   #14 
  - Maybe it's time to point out again just how useless this tactic is. If you don't want to give  struggle4progress   Jan-22-10 10:38 PM   #16 
  - I did the same thing and told them to take me off their list. That was the  southernyankeebelle   Jan-22-10 10:49 PM   #17 
  - You did the right thing. They NEED to hear this message from Democrats.  AndyA   Jan-22-10 10:53 PM   #18 
  - BC: It is not we who have betrayed them - I have voted for Democrats since the late 1960's,  old mark   Jan-22-10 10:55 PM   #19 
  - Just quote Jon Stewart:  janet118   Jan-22-10 11:03 PM   #21 
  - Jon Stewart speaks for me. Great quote.  Hekate   Jan-23-10 01:37 AM   #28 
  - Well  LatteLibertine   Jan-23-10 04:16 AM   #31 
  - sometimes the truth stings  Blue Owl   Jan-23-10 12:11 AM   #25 
  - I just say I need money to add my name to the list when they make calls  Bitwit1234   Jan-23-10 12:18 AM   #26 
  - Tough love! You did the right thing  DrToast   Jan-23-10 01:11 AM   #27 
  - You were very nice to be kind to your caller. I refuse to pledge or give over the phone, and...  Hekate   Jan-23-10 01:46 AM   #29 
  - When someone says/does something cool...  ChicagoSuz219   Jan-23-10 02:11 AM   #30 
  - You weren't fighting with a family member  harkadog   Jan-23-10 10:45 AM   #32 
  - Democrats got their last dime out of me a couple of years ago.  Milo_Bloom   Jan-23-10 10:47 AM   #33 
  - Did same with DSCC caller the other day. Told him when Dems start acting like Dems, call me.  flpoljunkie   Jan-23-10 10:54 AM   #34 
  - Why feel bad about that? It's your money.  donco6   Jan-23-10 12:15 PM   #35 
  - I've done the same and didn't feel badly about it...  Catshrink   Jan-23-10 12:17 PM   #36 
  - Please please please donate to your state parties  MaineDem   Jan-23-10 12:43 PM   #37 
  - I totally understand your feelings. Frustrated with one and  Fire1   Jan-23-10 01:06 PM   #38 
  - Don't feel bad about doing that. I don't. I told them the same damned thing.  rateyes   Jan-23-10 02:52 PM   #39 
  - I salute you!  quantass   Jan-23-10 03:17 PM   #40 
  - That's OK- you did good  Capn Sunshine   Jan-23-10 06:10 PM   #42 
  - I'm just waiting for the call  Caretha   Jan-23-10 09:26 PM   #43 
  - Please don't feel bad. You told them exactly what they needed to hear.  Crunchy Frog   Jan-23-10 09:29 PM   #44 
  - "This was exactly the reason why they needed my support."  burning rain   Jan-23-10 09:35 PM   #45 

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