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emulatorloo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-23-10 03:51 PM
Response to Reply #12
13. "Wake up and smell the teabags" is an "attack?"
My paraphrase.
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  -I simply don't understand the logic of some of the complaints about this administration. Writer  Sep-23-10 02:32 PM   #0 
  - links to posters complaining about beans?  frylock   Sep-23-10 02:40 PM   #1 
  - Beans give you gas...  JuniperLea   Sep-23-10 02:44 PM   #2 
  - You have an example  zipplewrath   Sep-23-10 02:50 PM   #3 
  - It's not a strawman...did you see the hecklers today?!  vaberella   Sep-23-10 02:54 PM   #4 
     - I wondered if that's who you meant  zipplewrath   Sep-23-10 03:01 PM   #5 
     - Note to the uninformed:  Bluenorthwest   Sep-23-10 04:59 PM   #23 
        - thank you!  ibegurpard   Sep-23-10 08:02 PM   #44 
        - beautifully put  ruggerson   Sep-23-10 09:39 PM   #50 
        - and notice the uniformed poster you responded to has said nada  dsc   Sep-24-10 05:51 AM   #66 
        - Wonderful post.  myrna minx   Sep-24-10 09:02 AM   #78 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Sep-23-10 03:04 PM   #6 
  - Do you really believe that?  Kweli4Real   Sep-23-10 06:20 PM   #33 
  - It's more like this  izquierdista   Sep-23-10 03:05 PM   #7 
  - Ezzakly. President Obama may be good, but he doesn't hold a candle  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-23-10 03:37 PM   #11 
  - its actually more like this  CTLawGuy   Sep-24-10 06:18 AM   #68 
     - LOL! +1000  BklnDem75   Sep-24-10 09:14 AM   #80 
     - nail on head... ;)  Whisp   Sep-24-10 11:56 AM   #90 
  - "Are we there yet?"  silverweb   Sep-23-10 03:07 PM   #8 
  - Unrec.  katandmoon   Sep-23-10 03:26 PM   #9 
  - Yep  Sky Masterson   Sep-23-10 03:33 PM   #10 
  - Bullshit  RetroLounge   Sep-23-10 07:17 PM   #39 
     - Whatever  Sky Masterson   Sep-23-10 08:06 PM   #45 
        - Bite-me  RetroLounge   Sep-23-10 08:30 PM   #48 
           - You're one, what am I?  Jeff In Milwaukee   Sep-24-10 08:44 AM   #76 
              - Was I talking to you, cheesehead?  RetroLounge   Sep-24-10 04:50 PM   #102 
                 - You call that a poem  Jeff In Milwaukee   Sep-24-10 08:46 PM   #108 
                    - e. fucking e. cummings?  RetroLounge   Sep-25-10 12:44 AM   #110 
  - Attacking his own base leading up to a midterm...  niceypoo   Sep-23-10 03:40 PM   #12 
  - "Wake up and smell the teabags" is an "attack?"  emulatorloo   Sep-23-10 03:51 PM   #13 
  - The incessant complainers who can't see all the good that's occurred are NOT the base  scheming daemons   Sep-23-10 03:51 PM   #14 
  - Exactly  ampad   Sep-23-10 04:09 PM   #18 
  - So why are you here?  MadMaddie   Sep-23-10 04:24 PM   #20 
  - What is that suppose to mean?  ampad   Sep-23-10 05:18 PM   #24 
     - My bad...I totally misread your text  MadMaddie   Sep-23-10 09:33 PM   #49 
  - It's time we rally around this President. Let's not forget who's the real enemy.  InAbLuEsTaTe   Sep-24-10 05:22 AM   #65 
  - Denial of reality means nothing  niceypoo   Sep-23-10 05:40 PM   #27 
  - a simple question for you  Bodhi BloodWave   Sep-24-10 06:16 AM   #67 
     - Of course  niceypoo   Sep-24-10 11:22 AM   #88 
  - Liberals/The left are not a large part of the Democratic base?  niceypoo   Sep-23-10 05:50 PM   #31 
  - The trouble is that people can't see the good because it hasn't happened to them  eridani   Sep-23-10 10:04 PM   #55 
  - Because it wasn't about expanding care  zipplewrath   Sep-24-10 08:02 AM   #74 
  - Correct. Obama saved us from a DEPRESSION  mkultra   Sep-24-10 09:10 AM   #79 
  - The base is a bunch of ass holes?  HughMoran   Sep-23-10 05:36 PM   #26 
  - Strawman  niceypoo   Sep-23-10 05:44 PM   #28 
  - Legitimately mild exaggeration  HughMoran   Sep-23-10 06:16 PM   #32 
     - "Never happy" = Strawman  niceypoo   Sep-23-10 06:26 PM   #34 
        - The later thing you said is true  HughMoran   Sep-23-10 06:53 PM   #36 
           - "and none of them are disposable"  niceypoo   Sep-23-10 06:56 PM   #37 
  - Then the Democrats should sail to victory in November on the strength of the "real" base.  Hello_Kitty   Sep-23-10 10:00 PM   #54 
     - Except the 'base' doesn't elect anybody.  HughMoran   Sep-23-10 11:23 PM   #59 
        - So what are you babbling about?  Hello_Kitty   Sep-24-10 12:02 AM   #61 
           - Yes, it's babbling when if sets your argument on it's head  HughMoran   Sep-24-10 07:25 AM   #69 
              - My argument?  Hello_Kitty   Sep-24-10 09:34 AM   #82 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-23-10 07:56 PM   #41 
  - Reminds me of a kid I had in my car who wanted us to go home  treestar   Sep-23-10 03:55 PM   #15 
  - or the child begging and crying for expensive toys when the parents are broke.  DCBob   Sep-23-10 04:10 PM   #19 
  - there is no logic..  DCBob   Sep-23-10 03:59 PM   #16 
  - Is lockstep logical?  niceypoo   Sep-23-10 06:43 PM   #35 
  - HOw About This:  demwing   Sep-23-10 04:03 PM   #17 
  - +1  paulk   Sep-25-10 09:21 AM   #114 
  - Because we are all Consumers now?  DFLforever   Sep-23-10 04:33 PM   #21 
  - Here is some information about 'spoiled children' wanting beans  Bluenorthwest   Sep-23-10 04:45 PM   #22 
  - Hello Writer  ampad   Sep-23-10 05:22 PM   #25 
  - I'll tell you what ...  MikeW   Sep-23-10 05:44 PM   #29 
  - I want Don Siegelman PARDONED. Tonight!  Doctor_J   Sep-23-10 05:47 PM   #30 
  - Shit can the CAT FOOD COMMISSION.  joe black   Sep-24-10 01:08 PM   #94 
  - What you said.  avaistheone1   Sep-25-10 12:26 PM   #118 
  - Was it your turn for the bullshit strawman post?  RetroLounge   Sep-23-10 07:17 PM   #38 
  - I think the actual complain is that there are no beans and there are no plans to build a house.  Milo_Bloom   Sep-23-10 07:19 PM   #40 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-23-10 07:57 PM   #42 
     - There are no beans and there are no plans to build a house.  Milo_Bloom   Sep-23-10 09:44 PM   #52 
        - Nothing done? Where have you been???  babylonsister   Sep-23-10 09:52 PM   #53 
           - Things have been DONE, but NOTHING has changed.  Milo_Bloom   Sep-23-10 11:25 PM   #60 
  - well of course you don't  ibegurpard   Sep-23-10 07:58 PM   #43 
  - Anyone who uses "spoiled child" is not to be taken seriously. (n/t)  WorseBeforeBetter   Sep-23-10 08:06 PM   #46 
  - Especially when used in the same sentence as "metadiscussions".  rug   Sep-23-10 08:21 PM   #47 
     - Yeah, I love it when this particular OP goes grad school on our asses.  WorseBeforeBetter   Sep-25-10 05:43 PM   #122 
  - I thought they were magical beans!  boppers   Sep-23-10 09:41 PM   #51 
  - rec  Blue_Roses   Sep-23-10 10:07 PM   #56 
  - Well, you had trouble with Sartre and Foucault, too,  woo me with science   Sep-23-10 10:11 PM   #57 
  - Quelle connerie  frazzled   Sep-23-10 11:04 PM   #58 
     - I completely understand your urge to defend here.  woo me with science   Sep-24-10 12:16 AM   #62 
        - It's effete and disingenuous.  frazzled   Sep-24-10 09:17 AM   #81 
           - ROFL!  woo me with science   Sep-24-10 04:25 PM   #101 
              - Naw ... haven't been in grad school for 35 years  frazzled   Sep-25-10 03:28 PM   #119 
                 - Well, as George S. Kaufman said to Eddie Fisher somewhere in the 1950's,  woo me with science   Sep-25-10 05:56 PM   #123 
  - Why dont you give us an example?  Ramulux   Sep-24-10 12:53 AM   #63 
  - Of course you don't  quakerboy   Sep-24-10 02:13 AM   #64 
  - Then perhaps you haven't truely listened. nt  LWolf   Sep-24-10 07:38 AM   #70 
  - What good are beans if no one has a can opener?  Prism   Sep-24-10 07:40 AM   #71 
  - Yeah, like "Where are our civil rights"...."I don't really care about your civil rights"...."Why?"..  VMI Dem   Sep-24-10 07:50 AM   #72 
  - Divisive fantasy trash, made up to further marginalize ...  bvar22   Sep-24-10 08:01 AM   #73 
  - Only grievances  HughMoran   Sep-24-10 08:49 AM   #77 
     - Is support putting that stupid "D" logo on all your posts  displacedvermoter   Sep-24-10 09:48 AM   #85 
        - How's your day going?  HughMoran   Sep-24-10 01:55 PM   #98 
           - Good, thanks  displacedvermoter   Sep-24-10 02:04 PM   #100 
  - This is not about logic  impik   Sep-24-10 08:08 AM   #75 
  - you're the only referring to Him as the "Messiah"  frylock   Sep-24-10 12:44 PM   #91 
  - I note, 'Writer', that you did not have a response to my post  Bluenorthwest   Sep-24-10 09:37 AM   #83 
  - LOL. Perfect. n/t  Phx_Dem   Sep-24-10 09:43 AM   #84 
  - Its a right wing attempt to silence our enthusiasm  mkultra   Sep-24-10 10:46 AM   #86 
  - K & R!  NJmaverick   Sep-24-10 10:59 AM   #87 
  - are we there yet? are we there yet?  Whisp   Sep-24-10 11:48 AM   #89 
  - It's not the length of the trip, it's the direction. You said we were going to Disneyland, but you  yurbud   Sep-24-10 01:12 PM   #95 
  - that's a childish analogy. It's more like Wall St & rich get nine beans for every one we get  yurbud   Sep-24-10 12:58 PM   #92 
  - Do you ever get the feeling that Obama has put his PR in the hands of a spoiled trust fund baby?  yurbud   Sep-24-10 01:01 PM   #93 
  - Actually, yes I do  SoxFan   Sep-24-10 01:25 PM   #96 
     - you'd think they'd see the value in having a middle class  yurbud   Sep-24-10 06:20 PM   #103 
     - Obama says that last statement is baloney. Didn't he basically start with nothing?  ChimpersMcSmirkers   Sep-24-10 06:43 PM   #104 
        - So, Joe Biden doesn't cut it?  SoxFan   Sep-24-10 07:06 PM   #106 
  - Too many people think that taking action means whining to leader.  Radical Activist   Sep-24-10 01:44 PM   #97 
  - +1  uponit7771   Sep-24-10 01:58 PM   #99 
  - The administration attacks it's own supporters  niceypoo   Sep-25-10 10:50 AM   #116 
     - No, they responded to critics.  Radical Activist   Sep-25-10 12:02 PM   #117 
  - That is so damned lame it isn't funny.  county worker   Sep-24-10 06:57 PM   #105 
  - Apparently, the administration and its stalwarts don't either  depakid   Sep-24-10 07:59 PM   #107 
  - There will be NO beans when the GOP take control  Rosa Luxemburg   Sep-24-10 08:50 PM   #109 
  - This is so true it hurts. All that's needed is patience the health bill is evolving to single payer  DemocraticPilgrim   Sep-25-10 02:20 AM   #111 
  - You mean if repubs do not take over house this November?  golfguru   Sep-25-10 03:34 AM   #113 
  - My main beef with Obama is  golfguru   Sep-25-10 03:32 AM   #112 
     - Sounds like republican beefs  niceypoo   Sep-25-10 10:42 AM   #115 
        - I must be correct since  golfguru   Sep-25-10 05:17 PM   #120 
        - Excellent post. And babylonsister, thanks for posting links that  Lindsey   Sep-25-10 05:25 PM   #121 
 

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