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ProSense Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-04-10 08:54 PM
Response to Reply #31
33. "Doesn't make him any less weak."
That's the problem with the President's critics. They're in a Twilight Zone criticizing the President about their perception of his character and personality and the disposition of his supporters. He's busy getting stuff done.

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  -Please drop the "weak Obama" meme ProSense  Dec-04-10 06:44 PM   #0 
  - Maybe when Obama drops the futile "bipartisan" meme?  villager   Dec-04-10 06:48 PM   #1 
  - Are you going to  ProSense   Dec-04-10 06:56 PM   #4 
  - My son reminded me of something when we were discussing  Fruittree   Dec-05-10 05:29 AM   #78 
  - Maybe you can write him as to how to pass PARTISAN legislation in the upcoming House  karynnj   Dec-05-10 08:13 AM   #84 
  - If they say he's weak, they must think they're strong.  jaxx   Dec-04-10 06:51 PM   #2 
  - excuse me, when was the Patriot Act Repealed or Gitmo shut down? /nt  still_one   Dec-04-10 06:52 PM   #3 
  - When  ProSense   Dec-04-10 06:58 PM   #5 
     - Yep, that's how it works.  AlinPA   Dec-04-10 10:21 PM   #57 
  - Whoa! Wait a minute!  earthside   Dec-04-10 07:01 PM   #6 
  - Whoa  ProSense   Dec-04-10 07:04 PM   #8 
     - Actually he's a public servant  johnlucas   Dec-05-10 05:36 AM   #80 
  - So what is your alternative meme suggestion: "The Strong But Reactionary Obama"?  Ken Burch   Dec-04-10 07:03 PM   #7 
  - Not until they grow a freaking spine.  Warren Stupidity   Dec-04-10 07:04 PM   #9 
  - "They"?  ProSense   Dec-04-10 07:05 PM   #10 
     - yes actually his administration is a they  Warren Stupidity   Dec-04-10 07:10 PM   #11 
  - When he learns how to negotiate, we will drop the weakness meme  Milo_Bloom   Dec-04-10 07:12 PM   #12 
  - And with this  ProSense   Dec-04-10 07:20 PM   #14 
  - As usual, with you, it is about "winning".  Milo_Bloom   Dec-04-10 08:12 PM   #22 
  - As usual  ProSense   Dec-04-10 08:15 PM   #24 
     - Which is exactly why it is sad that he is weak.  Milo_Bloom   Dec-04-10 08:16 PM   #25 
        - Here's proof he's not weak  ProSense   Dec-04-10 08:21 PM   #26 
           - He's hardly ignoring anyone...  Milo_Bloom   Dec-04-10 08:29 PM   #27 
              - "he whines about the critics all the time."  ProSense   Dec-04-10 08:33 PM   #29 
                 - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-04-10 08:46 PM   #31 
                    - "Doesn't make him any less weak."  ProSense   Dec-04-10 08:54 PM   #33 
                       - "He's busy getting stuff done."  Milo_Bloom   Dec-04-10 08:55 PM   #34 
                          - Wait  ProSense   Dec-04-10 08:59 PM   #36 
                             - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-04-10 09:08 PM   #37 
                                - Interesting  ProSense   Dec-04-10 09:11 PM   #38 
                                   - No, sorry, I live in the real world.  Milo_Bloom   Dec-04-10 09:14 PM   #39 
                                      - Repeat:  ProSense   Dec-04-10 09:19 PM   #42 
                                         - "Really? He seems quite proud of his accomplishments"  Milo_Bloom   Dec-04-10 09:22 PM   #43 
  - And neither is catering to the every  verges   Dec-04-10 11:29 PM   #63 
  - What do you know about what goes on behind those closed doors?  CakeGrrl   Dec-04-10 10:42 PM   #59 
  - Don't need to know.  Milo_Bloom   Dec-05-10 01:57 AM   #70 
     - If only Congresspeople weren't beholden to their local constituencies  CakeGrrl   Dec-05-10 01:03 PM   #95 
        - You missed the point entirely.  Milo_Bloom   Dec-05-10 02:39 PM   #96 
  - If we end up with the Bush Tax Cuts for the Wealthy . . .  Steve_I_Am   Dec-05-10 01:54 AM   #69 
  - +1000!!!  Milo_Bloom   Dec-05-10 01:58 AM   #71 
  - big welcome to DU steve-I am  mitchtv   Dec-05-10 01:00 PM   #94 
  - I'm sure you know exactly how to negotiate  treestar   Dec-05-10 10:14 AM   #87 
  - Amen. If progressives are going to vote Republican and are trying their best  Phx_Dem   Dec-04-10 07:19 PM   #13 
  - or child molestors  frylock   Dec-04-10 11:16 PM   #61 
  - He's either weakly advocating progressive/liberal positions  hulka38   Dec-04-10 07:22 PM   #15 
  - Article II  allmylove   Dec-04-10 07:23 PM   #16 
  - He IS policy; the whole candidacy was based on HIM  PurityOfEssence   Dec-04-10 07:24 PM   #17 
  - K&R  wndycty   Dec-04-10 07:24 PM   #18 
  - The "weak" meme means more than that.  political_Dem   Dec-04-10 07:25 PM   #19 
  - spot on.  dionysus   Dec-04-10 08:07 PM   #21 
  - Clinton was weak also.  Milo_Bloom   Dec-04-10 08:14 PM   #23 
  - +1  firedupdem   Dec-04-10 08:34 PM   #30 
  - I think you're right to an extent  ruggerson   Dec-04-10 09:26 PM   #48 
  - That doesn't mean it's not true  PurityOfEssence   Dec-04-10 09:30 PM   #49 
  - Beautifully said  ruggerson   Dec-04-10 09:49 PM   #54 
  - purityofessence-beautifully said and WHAT a bullseye ruggerson  StarsInHerHair   Dec-05-10 04:49 AM   #77 
  - By the vile behavior of some in this party, we are already fucked.  political_Dem   Dec-05-10 12:05 AM   #66 
  - You define me as one who is not "sympathetic to our issues"  PurityOfEssence   Dec-05-10 01:07 AM   #67 
     - Please spare me the "Gone With The Wind." theatrics.  political_Dem   Dec-05-10 02:18 AM   #73 
        - Kindly tender a list of racially acceptable complaints we may timidly mention about Mr. Obama  PurityOfEssence   Dec-05-10 03:04 PM   #97 
  - excellent response  ibegurpard   Dec-05-10 05:36 AM   #79 
  - fucking ridiculous..  frylock   Dec-04-10 11:18 PM   #62 
  - By whose terms?  political_Dem   Dec-04-10 11:52 PM   #64 
     - Can you explain what is threatening about a Black man as leader of the US?  seaglass   Dec-05-10 06:24 AM   #81 
     - I agree with you completely  ruggerson   Dec-05-10 10:07 AM   #85 
        - You're right.  political_Dem   Dec-05-10 10:36 AM   #90 
           - You're correct in that it is a complicated set of hierarchies  ruggerson   Dec-05-10 11:11 AM   #92 
  - He's not being treated ANY Differently by the vast majority!  Milo_Bloom   Dec-05-10 02:05 AM   #72 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-04-10 07:54 PM   #20 
  - Well for some people that view is the result of comparing the SPEECHES of Obama the candidate  Lucinda   Dec-04-10 08:31 PM   #28 
  - "Discuss neoliberalism"... and no one will know what the hell you're talking about.  Zenlitened   Dec-04-10 08:52 PM   #32 
  - Hmmm?  ProSense   Dec-04-10 08:58 PM   #35 
     - Strawmeme example: "the President's critics, the ones who believe he can do no right..."  Zenlitened   Dec-04-10 09:17 PM   #41 
        - No,  ProSense   Dec-04-10 09:24 PM   #45 
           - No...  Zenlitened   Dec-04-10 09:25 PM   #46 
  - It's not about "caving to MY desires" (which is a subtly pernicious statement)...  truth2power   Dec-04-10 09:15 PM   #40 
  - I will if he will. n/t  Stoic   Dec-04-10 09:23 PM   #44 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Dec-04-10 09:25 PM   #47 
  - self delete  frylock   Dec-04-10 10:06 PM   #56 
  - No.  burning rain   Dec-04-10 09:37 PM   #50 
  - Ok. But I won't drop the "Obama is disappointing me" meme.  madinmaryland   Dec-04-10 09:43 PM   #51 
  - Caving to desires? This isn't a romance novel.  WorseBeforeBetter   Dec-04-10 09:45 PM   #52 
  - "Who the fuck is Cassiodorus and why should I care?"  ProSense   Dec-04-10 09:49 PM   #53 
     - Why didn't you answer my question? (n/t)  WorseBeforeBetter   Dec-04-10 09:59 PM   #55 
        - Who are you?  ProSense   Dec-04-10 10:24 PM   #58 
  - Gay people wanting civil rights  sudopod   Dec-04-10 11:10 PM   #60 
  - There is like a public mental breakdown going on over at Dailykos  Ramulux   Dec-05-10 12:00 AM   #65 
  - When the President stops acting weakly . . .  Steve_I_Am   Dec-05-10 01:51 AM   #68 
  - Please stop whining.  cherokeeprogressive   Dec-05-10 02:24 AM   #74 
  - Why? We're just calling it like he's being it.  budkin   Dec-05-10 03:14 AM   #75 
  - No, he's not weak he's doing exactly what he wants  Raine   Dec-05-10 03:37 AM   #76 
  - its easier to blame  mstinamotorcity   Dec-05-10 07:02 AM   #82 
  - Sure, just as soon as he starts fighting for issues and policies that are overwhelmingly popular  MadHound   Dec-05-10 07:02 AM   #83 
  - Agree, it only helps Republicans  treestar   Dec-05-10 10:13 AM   #86 
  - I agree, it makes me want to pull my hair out when I see people saying he can't do this or that  boston bean   Dec-05-10 10:15 AM   #88 
  - K&R...nt  SidDithers   Dec-05-10 10:25 AM   #89 
  - I agree...Obama is not weak.  bvar22   Dec-05-10 10:43 AM   #91 
  - Good point, but why bother posting it here?  Arkana   Dec-05-10 11:47 AM   #93 
 

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