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DrToast Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-04-10 01:19 PM
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4. Yes. Our government is broken
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  -Shouldn't we, "the American People", Organize to Demand Reform on the Filibuster????? FrenchieCat  Nov-04-10 01:15 PM   #0 
  - I'm with you!  catgirl   Nov-04-10 01:17 PM   #1 
  - No reason to wait....from where I sit.  FrenchieCat   Nov-04-10 01:18 PM   #2 
  - Ignoring that it's an awful idea... what purpose do you think that would serve?  FBaggins   Nov-04-10 01:18 PM   #3 
  - Could you repeat? I'm not certain as to what your comment means.  FrenchieCat   Nov-04-10 01:19 PM   #5 
     - The republicans aren't going to filibuster ANY legislation this term.  FBaggins   Nov-04-10 01:22 PM   #9 
        - How do you know what Republicans are going to NOT do?  FrenchieCat   Nov-04-10 01:25 PM   #11 
           - I'm sorry Frenchie... did you never watch Schoolhouse Rock?  FBaggins   Nov-04-10 01:28 PM   #15 
  - Yes. Our government is broken  DrToast   Nov-04-10 01:19 PM   #4 
  - OH PLEASE there to chicken shit to do that  bigdarryl   Nov-04-10 01:20 PM   #6 
  - Who is?  FrenchieCat   Nov-04-10 01:21 PM   #7 
  - No. The next time that the pukes take control of the Senate then it will be the Dems who will need  totodeinhere   Nov-04-10 01:22 PM   #8 
  - And so?????  FrenchieCat   Nov-04-10 01:24 PM   #10 
  - Oh I am all for organizing early.  totodeinhere   Nov-04-10 01:35 PM   #16 
  - And I can't think of an easier way to lose the senate  FBaggins   Nov-04-10 01:25 PM   #12 
  - So that it will be easier for the Senate to pass legislation which has been approved by  Freddie Stubbs   Nov-04-10 01:26 PM   #13 
  - Isn't it a bit too late for that?  CJCRANE   Nov-04-10 01:28 PM   #14 
  - Is it too late?  FrenchieCat   Nov-04-10 01:35 PM   #17 
     - See post #13 nt  CJCRANE   Nov-04-10 01:39 PM   #18 
     - The reason why it is too late is because even if we could get things passed with 51 votes, the  totodeinhere   Nov-04-10 01:54 PM   #19 
     - it takes the House to pass legislation and we don't have the House  onenote   Nov-04-10 01:59 PM   #20 
  - Did you hear this idea somewhere FrenchieCat?  CJCRANE   Nov-04-10 02:00 PM   #21 

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