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Ken Burch Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-12-10 10:51 PM
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18. And I'm glad that the president is creating that message
If he'd listened to people like YOU, he wouldn't have done that and would have focused solely on saying "the other side is worse". And that would have GUARANTEED us a big defeat. Lesser-evil campaigns don't work and aren't worth trying. President Obama gets that. Why don't YOU?
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  -Bob Herbert nails it right here depakid  Sep-12-10 09:26 PM   #0 
  - I suppose if Capitan Smith had kept the Titanic afloat...  liberal N proud   Sep-12-10 09:33 PM   #1 
  - No...and that's probably the stupidest analogy of the week  Ken Burch   Sep-12-10 09:42 PM   #5 
  - Oh but of course  liberal N proud   Sep-12-10 09:48 PM   #6 
  - The issue is NOT people being ungrateful  Ken Burch   Sep-12-10 10:03 PM   #10 
  - there's stupid, and then there is outright nitwittery  Skittles   Sep-12-10 10:05 PM   #11 
  - Let's say Captain Smith had an unlimited number of lifeboats at his disposal..  girl gone mad   Sep-13-10 03:53 AM   #25 
  - "Forget about the ugly Republican obstructionism "  ProSense   Sep-12-10 09:33 PM   #2 
  - Response from the electorate? Yawn.  depakid   Sep-12-10 09:37 PM   #3 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-12-10 09:40 PM   #4 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-12-10 09:49 PM   #7 
           - Here's a theme:  ProSense   Sep-12-10 10:02 PM   #8 
              - Worked really well in past elections, didn't it?  depakid   Sep-12-10 10:05 PM   #12 
              - Worked like a charm in 2006 and 2008.  ProSense   Sep-12-10 10:06 PM   # 
                 - We won in 2006 and 2008 because we were clearly to the left of the GOP  Ken Burch   Sep-12-10 10:07 PM   #15 
                 - We won in 2006  ProSense   Sep-12-10 10:15 PM   #17 
                 - LOL- that wasn't the major theme at all!  depakid   Sep-12-10 11:39 PM   #22 
                    - " 'Republicans are worse' has historically been a loser."  ProSense   Sep-12-10 11:47 PM   #23 
                       - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-13-10 12:53 AM   #24 
              - Agreed. But that isn't enough as an electoral strategy, and there's no reason  Ken Burch   Sep-12-10 10:06 PM   #13 
                 - "What the OP is saying is that we need a positive message"  ProSense   Sep-12-10 10:12 PM   #16 
                    - And I'm glad that the president is creating that message  Ken Burch   Sep-12-10 10:51 PM   #18 
                       - "If he'd listened to people like YOU..."  ProSense   Sep-12-10 11:01 PM   #19 
                          - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-12-10 11:25 PM   #20 
                          - "Obama and his DNC cronies keep bailing out the super rich corporations"  ProSense   Sep-12-10 11:31 PM   #21 
                          - Sometimes I Feel That...  Steely_Dan   Sep-13-10 11:24 AM   #26 
  - If only the MSM tv would pick up on Herbert's point below:  applegrove   Sep-12-10 10:02 PM   #9 
  - The reality is that they won't (at least, not on their own or without considerable resistance)  depakid   Sep-12-10 10:07 PM   #14 
  - In Order For Obama To Do What Herbert Wanted Him To Do  Yavin4   Sep-13-10 12:07 PM   #27 
 

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