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ChiciB1 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-26-10 02:02 PM
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76. And A WEAK One At That!! Why A Better Candidate Couldn't Be Found...
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  -Wexler will endorse Crist on Sunday jefferson_dem  Sep-25-10 11:36 AM   #0 
  - Hmmm  Mz Pip   Sep-25-10 11:40 AM   #1 
  - Indeed.  jefferson_dem   Sep-25-10 11:44 AM   #3 
     - There Was Not A More  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-26-10 07:24 AM   #49 
  - Welcome, Senator Rubio.  jenmito   Sep-25-10 11:43 AM   #2 
  - There are still some things that could happen before election day..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 12:30 PM   #4 
  - Judging by their debate about a week ago,  jenmito   Sep-25-10 01:19 PM   #5 
  - yeah I heard about that.. but maybe he could be "pursuaded"..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 01:20 PM   #6 
  - It WOULD be nice to have just one person running against Rubio,  jenmito   Sep-25-10 01:41 PM   #7 
  - You are probably right.. but I still am hopeful something can be worked out..  DCBob   Sep-25-10 01:45 PM   #8 
     - Crist is the one who should go.  Ken Burch   Sep-26-10 04:04 AM   #35 
        - Why would Crist drop out? He has nothing to lose..  DCBob   Sep-26-10 05:33 AM   #37 
        - If Meek dropped out, he'd be making sure that the Florida Democratic Party would never recover  Ken Burch   Sep-26-10 05:54 PM   #90 
        - The fact that Crist has made no significant gains in the polls disproves that.  Ken Burch   Sep-26-10 06:05 PM   #92 
        - Meek Has No Chance At Beating Rubio Straight Up  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-26-10 06:36 AM   #43 
           - SAME HERE! And I Have NOW Made Up My Mind! I'm Going With  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 01:57 PM   #74 
  - Maybe you should allow the Floridians to sort this out for themselves.  The Backlash Cometh   Sep-25-10 08:49 PM   #25 
     - I am sure the Florida Democrats are desperately trying to sort this out..  DCBob   Sep-26-10 05:37 AM   #38 
        - Florida Democrats couldn't find their ass with both hands and a coon hound.  Dr.Phool   Sep-26-10 06:36 AM   #44 
        - I seem to remember a previous exchange where you were unhappy  The Backlash Cometh   Sep-26-10 09:32 AM   #56 
           - Must be.. cuz I have no idea what you are talking about.  DCBob   Sep-26-10 01:00 PM   #62 
              - Must be.  The Backlash Cometh   Sep-26-10 01:36 PM   #67 
                 -  DCBob   Sep-26-10 02:24 PM   #82 
  - How was the debate? How did Meek do? n/t  Liberal_Stalwart71   Sep-26-10 08:39 AM   #52 
     - I think he did very well, and I found video of the debate (broken up in sections)  jenmito   Sep-26-10 10:55 AM   #60 
        - Why do you think he just can't break through? Is it race? Is it the appeal of Crist?  Liberal_Stalwart71   Sep-26-10 01:29 PM   #66 
           - I think it's because Crist is so well-known, has  jenmito   Sep-26-10 01:44 PM   #68 
  - What would lead you to think that? Meek would be cutting his Democratic throat.  rhett o rick   Sep-25-10 08:42 PM   #19 
  - It's not like the people would want it, either.  Ken Burch   Sep-26-10 04:05 AM   #36 
  - I said nothing of the sort. I am only saying it is unreasonable to expept Meeks to buck the  rhett o rick   Sep-26-10 01:53 PM   #72 
     - Sorry for any misunderstanding. And you're right on that.  Ken Burch   Sep-26-10 04:19 PM   #86 
  - On the contrary, he would be seen as a hero by most Democrats if he sacrificed himself..  DCBob   Sep-26-10 05:40 AM   #39 
     - Yes maybe most Democrats would see him as a hero, but see if the DLC would ever help him in the  rhett o rick   Sep-26-10 01:55 PM   #73 
     - You Becha BOB! n/t  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 02:00 PM   #75 
     - Meek's career would be over forever.  Ken Burch   Sep-26-10 06:07 PM   #93 
     - Why? Cant he continue as a Representative in the House? I dont think he has resigned.  DCBob   Sep-26-10 06:50 PM   #98 
     - Meek must do the bidding of the Party, which isnt to quit. nm  rhett o rick   Sep-26-10 07:24 PM   #103 
     - He's given up his seat to run for the Senate.  Ken Burch   Sep-26-10 08:21 PM   #105 
     - Nope,None At All Except  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-27-10 05:51 AM   #107 
     - How could it be good for the party to have its candidate dropping out of the race?  lunamagica   Sep-26-10 06:57 PM   #100 
        - If Charlie Steps Out Of The Race Meek Would Suffer A Hugh Rodham Size Loss  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-27-10 05:53 AM   #108 
  - Will you PLEASE stop trying to stab the party in the back?  Ken Burch   Sep-26-10 04:01 AM   #34 
  - Send your compaints to Wexler..  DCBob   Sep-26-10 05:42 AM   #40 
  - Meek will NOT give up. Fuck Wexler. Go Clinton, Gore and Meek!!  chimpymustgo   Sep-26-10 09:44 AM   #58 
  - I Don't Think Meek's That Noble! But It's A Hard Call For Him To Make  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 02:31 PM   #84 
  - Meek doesn't have a chance...Crist does.  elizm   Sep-25-10 03:25 PM   #9 
  - I want Rubio to lose by whatever means necessary.  AtomicKitten   Sep-25-10 03:32 PM   #10 
  - He has a chance if all of the Dems. VOTE for him.  jenmito   Sep-25-10 06:04 PM   #15 
  - Why would Democrats vote for Meek? nm  rhett o rick   Sep-25-10 08:42 PM   #20 
     - Because he's a real Dem. Did you see their debate about a week ago? Here's what I found from it:  jenmito   Sep-25-10 11:16 PM   #30 
        - No he's not. He's a "New Democrat".  Dr.Phool   Sep-26-10 06:12 AM   #41 
           - He Could Be A New Democrat  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-26-10 06:41 AM   #45 
           - And A WEAK One At That!! Why A Better Candidate Couldn't Be Found...  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 02:02 PM   #76 
  - Look at these these polls....Meek has as much chance as Crist  golfguru   Sep-25-10 10:40 PM   #29 
     - Meek's peaked..  DCBob   Sep-26-10 01:03 PM   #63 
        - You've taken an anti-Democratic Party position throughout this.  Ken Burch   Sep-26-10 05:56 PM   #91 
        - As a Democrat and American you should be just as concerned as I am about Rubio winning this seat..  DCBob   Sep-26-10 06:42 PM   #96 
        - Respectfuly, This Is Laughable  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-27-10 06:03 AM   #109 
        - No moderate or independent will vote for Rubio. He is so far to the right  lunamagica   Sep-26-10 06:50 PM   #97 
           - What makes you think Crist would drop out? He has nothing to lose by staying in.  DCBob   Sep-26-10 07:00 PM   #102 
              - Meek is the Democratic candidate. If he drops out, the Democrats will be left with NO  lunamagica   Sep-26-10 07:30 PM   #104 
  - I agree with you.  golfguru   Sep-25-10 05:52 PM   #13 
  - Yup, and Wexler doesn't help. n/t  jenmito   Sep-25-10 11:43 PM   #31 
  - Uh, Don't Know If You Live Here & I'm Not Trying To Be Nasty... But His  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 02:05 PM   #77 
     - Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, Ron Wyden are good examples  golfguru   Sep-26-10 03:03 PM   #85 
  - Exactly.  The Backlash Cometh   Sep-25-10 08:48 PM   #24 
     - If "too many people are distrustful of Crist," why can't MEEK win if enough people  jenmito   Sep-25-10 11:44 PM   #32 
        - I think it's "The Devil You Know".  Dr.Phool   Sep-26-10 06:30 AM   #42 
        - Yeah, And I THOUGHT Castor Was Going To Take Martinez Too!  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 02:07 PM   #78 
        - Wow. Does this need explanation?  The Backlash Cometh   Sep-26-10 09:28 AM   #55 
  - Why? So that Crist can vote with the GOP like Snowe and Collins?  Mass   Sep-25-10 03:57 PM   #11 
  - But some of us feel so much better if we have a majority even if they vote with the Republicans. nm  rhett o rick   Sep-25-10 08:43 PM   #21 
  - Because you believe Crist will caucus with us? Because I have not heard him say that and dont trust  Mass   Sep-25-10 08:45 PM   #22 
     - I think Crist is about to say it.. he was hedging his bets on staying neutral..  DCBob   Sep-26-10 01:14 PM   #65 
     - Sorry, it was a lame attempt at being facetious. nm  rhett o rick   Sep-26-10 01:49 PM   #69 
  - It's not even the voting I'm worried about.  The Backlash Cometh   Sep-25-10 08:50 PM   #26 
  - Having Crist Vote Like The Maine Republicants Is Better Than Rubio Voting Like Jim DeMint  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-26-10 07:02 AM   #47 
  - Check DeMint and Snowe voting record in the last 6 months.  Mass   Sep-26-10 07:55 AM   #50 
  - Crist is not wooing repug voters  catgirl   Sep-26-10 08:24 AM   #51 
     - But there is no DOUBT, Meek will caucus with the Dems. Meek can WIN if DEMS support him.  chimpymustgo   Sep-26-10 09:48 AM   #59 
        - They may have done internal polling that shows Crist better one on one  catgirl   Sep-26-10 01:51 PM   #70 
        - Hugh Rodman Lost His 94 Florida Senate Race 70-30 And He Was The President's Brother In Law  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-26-10 05:32 PM   #87 
  - So do you endorse the man who stood next to Mooselini  Bluenorthwest   Sep-25-10 05:01 PM   #12 
  - Hear hear!  golfguru   Sep-25-10 05:53 PM   #14 
  - Meh. I will stand with whoever can win...  jefferson_dem   Sep-25-10 06:12 PM   #16 
  - I normally like Wexler  dsc   Sep-25-10 07:01 PM   #17 
  - Well, He Has Been Progressive On Race  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-26-10 07:11 AM   #48 
     - and replace him with what?  dsc   Sep-26-10 09:07 AM   #53 
  - I started a thread in GD on the latest poll numbers in this race: RCP has Rubio up 10  OmahaBlueDog   Sep-25-10 07:03 PM   #18 
  - If Wexler is supporting Crist,  The Backlash Cometh   Sep-25-10 08:46 PM   #23 
  - Make a deal: Meek drops out if Crist caucuses with us. Meek gets a comfy job  LittleBlue   Sep-25-10 09:44 PM   #27 
  - Deals Like That Are For Suckers nt  Dinger   Sep-26-10 01:07 PM   #64 
  - How about this: Crist drops out. Dems support Meek. Meek caucuses with Dems!  chimpymustgo   Sep-26-10 01:51 PM   #71 
  - I love the smell of hypocrisy in the morning!  Milo_Bloom   Sep-25-10 10:03 PM   #28 
  - I live in FL and I'm voting for whom ever can win  1stlady   Sep-26-10 03:16 AM   #33 
  - This Is The Political Comment Heard Very Loud Here In Florida! I HAVE Made Up My  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 02:17 PM   #79 
  - William Buckley Had A Great Rule  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-26-10 06:59 AM   #46 
     - The only real chance Florida has, is to elect Alex Sink as Governor.  Dr.Phool   Sep-26-10 09:15 AM   #54 
     - Hey Dr. Phool... Am I Correct That Rick Scott Is Polling AHEAD Of Sink Now?  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 02:19 PM   #80 
     - Smart rule.. Furthermore, even if every FL Dem voted for Meek he would probably still lose..  DCBob   Sep-26-10 12:59 PM   #61 
     - And Sir... Them's Just The Facts!! I Recall 3 Democratic Governors Since  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 02:23 PM   #81 
        - Those Are The Last Three Democratic Governors  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-26-10 05:35 PM   #88 
           - That One I Recall CLEARLY! Had He Not Beaten Him, It Would Have  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 06:14 PM   #94 
              - I Liked Lawton Chiles  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-26-10 06:21 PM   #95 
                 - I Liked Chiles Too, But He's Gone! You ARE Correct About Jebby & Crist Too!  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 06:52 PM   #99 
                    - I'm A Realist.Others Might Call Me A Pessimist  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-27-10 05:35 AM   #106 
  - This is where Democrats fuck themselves ............  Exilednight   Sep-26-10 09:37 AM   #57 
     - I Strongly Disagree... Democrats Have Already F--ked Themselves!  ChiciB1   Sep-26-10 02:26 PM   #83 
     - The Only Reason Any Democrat Is Supporting Crist Is Because They Have Concluded Meek Can't Win  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-26-10 05:38 PM   #89 
        - I am not disputing anyone's right to vote for whomever they choose .............  Exilednight   Sep-26-10 06:59 PM   #101 

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