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karynnj Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-06-10 05:00 PM
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41. Did he ever get above 5% of the vote anywhere? In 2004 or 2008?
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  -Obamas Reprehensible Rhetoric Against Single-Payer SHRED  Mar-06-10 10:12 AM   #0 
  - Obama was never an ideologue.  jefferson_dem   Mar-06-10 10:19 AM   #1 
  - "fooled"?  SHRED   Mar-06-10 10:32 AM   #5 
  - He is not selling single payer.  TheBigotBasher   Mar-06-10 06:04 PM   #48 
  - that article makes a PRAGMATIC argument for single payer  Enrique   Mar-06-10 10:36 AM   #6 
  - thanks for clarifying!  SHRED   Mar-06-10 10:40 AM   #7 
  - You honestly believe a single payer plan is achievable right now?  jefferson_dem   Mar-06-10 10:46 AM   #10 
     - Single payer was a non-starter because Obama made it so  IndianaGreen   Mar-06-10 10:49 AM   #11 
     - Fair point.  jefferson_dem   Mar-06-10 10:54 AM   #14 
     - Dennis Kucinich supported Single Payer during the campaign  IndianaGreen   Mar-06-10 11:23 AM   #16 
     - And exactly how many delegates did he earn during the primaries?  WonderGrunion   Mar-06-10 01:23 PM   #33 
     - don't insult the mighty kucinich juggernaut  dionysus   Mar-06-10 05:06 PM   #46 
     - Did he ever get above 5% of the vote anywhere? In 2004 or 2008?  karynnj   Mar-06-10 05:00 PM   #41 
     - he said major contenders, not egotistical jokes.  dionysus   Mar-06-10 05:06 PM   #45 
     - Yes, but by using the rhetoric he does damage to any future effort. His Rehetoric SUCKS  Go2Peace   Mar-06-10 12:29 PM   #29 
     - Not true - there's a reason none of the viable candidates  karynnj   Mar-06-10 04:58 PM   #40 
     - thank you for bringing rationality and facts into this thread.  dionysus   Mar-06-10 05:08 PM   #47 
     - single payer was a non-starter because it had like 5 votes in the senate. you can pretend otherwise  dionysus   Mar-06-10 05:05 PM   #44 
     - the article is saying it can work  Enrique   Mar-06-10 10:53 AM   #13 
     - Almost two- thirds of the country favored a national HC system before  slipslidingaway   Mar-06-10 11:21 AM   #15 
     - Yes, the Dems should be more careful about using Republican talking points to defend their actions  Go2Peace   Mar-06-10 12:27 PM   #28 
     - Yes, this does damage to a movement for a national HC system...  slipslidingaway   Mar-06-10 01:12 PM   #32 
     - But in the same polls, comparable numbers wanted to keep what they had  karynnj   Mar-06-10 05:02 PM   #42 
     - Regardless, the President is unwise to use Republican Rhetoric with the topic  Go2Peace   Mar-06-10 02:21 PM   #36 
        - I'm not sure his exact comment was as harsh as you claim.  jefferson_dem   Mar-06-10 08:06 PM   #49 
           - That's repeating the meme that Goverment is bad and can't do anything right?  Go2Peace   Mar-07-10 06:15 PM   #51 
  - Believing that health care is a fundamental human right is not being ideologue  IndianaGreen   Mar-06-10 10:44 AM   #9 
  - Please don't misconstrue my point.  jefferson_dem   Mar-06-10 10:51 AM   #12 
     - But he is only promoting common ground with the for profit companies  slipslidingaway   Mar-06-10 11:23 AM   #17 
        - Ugh...  jefferson_dem   Mar-06-10 11:32 AM   #18 
           - If Obama really want to fight the evil companies who deny health care  slipslidingaway   Mar-06-10 12:03 PM   #23 
              - I am sure those health insurance honchos were moved to tears by Obama's reading of the letter  IndianaGreen   Mar-06-10 12:22 PM   #25 
                 - Yes, maybe Obama needs to lock them outside of the WH gates and  slipslidingaway   Mar-06-10 01:09 PM   #31 
  - Golly, but is he a Democrat?  JackRiddler   Mar-06-10 11:49 AM   #20 
  - Very true. Ideologues actually believe in something. n/t  QC   Mar-06-10 12:23 PM   #26 
  - Any questions? I have one  DJ13   Mar-06-10 10:22 AM   #2 
  - Do we get to elect anything really?  JackRiddler   Mar-06-10 11:59 AM   #21 
  - +01  Greyhound   Mar-06-10 12:48 PM   #30 
  - Yes.  Dr.Phool   Mar-06-10 12:06 PM   #24 
  - My rep made a similar statement that really irked me:  Auggie   Mar-06-10 10:26 AM   #3 
  - It must be selfisness and greed  SHRED   Mar-06-10 10:28 AM   #4 
  - knr. Think about how flat it would have been if he had campaigned on  nightrain   Mar-06-10 10:43 AM   #8 
  - I bet this gets unrecced into oblivion.  salguine   Mar-06-10 11:44 AM   #19 
  - Actually, the same article posted in GD had 108 net recs (despite dozens of unrecs, I'm sure):  inna   Mar-06-10 02:04 PM   #34 
  - Yep, this forum is under control by a small group. Anything off "Talking Point" is unrecd here  Go2Peace   Mar-06-10 02:23 PM   #37 
     - Very true.  inna   Mar-06-10 02:34 PM   #38 
     - I've begun to notice, recently, posts of mine deleted that were  salguine   Mar-06-10 04:20 PM   #39 
  - Anything that is not a "talking point" get's a coordinated unrec in GD Presidential  Go2Peace   Mar-06-10 02:17 PM   #35 
  - Myopic self-importance.  Perky   Mar-06-10 11:59 AM   #22 
  - Medicare is a single payer system, while the VA system is like UK's NHS  IndianaGreen   Mar-06-10 12:25 PM   #27 
  - i'm crushed.  dionysus   Mar-06-10 05:05 PM   #43 
  - Does he not realize he is the HEAD of government here?  WinkyDink   Mar-06-10 10:39 PM   #50 
 

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