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Enrique Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-25-11 02:04 PM
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29. ad hominem, eh?
not a big fan of ad hominem arguments, are you? What about irony, do you appreciate irony?
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  -AFL-CIO Threatens Obama's Re-Election Over Jobs Cali_Democrat  Aug-25-11 12:24 PM   #0 
  - Worry is news?  RUMMYisFROSTED   Aug-25-11 12:25 PM   #1 
  - I see it as more of a threat  Cali_Democrat   Aug-25-11 12:29 PM   #2 
     - It's an interesting negotiation.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Aug-25-11 12:32 PM   #3 
        - Not supportive enough.....More free trade as a jobs polucy?  Armstead   Aug-25-11 12:39 PM   #7 
        - See " " around "supportive."  RUMMYisFROSTED   Aug-25-11 12:40 PM   #8 
        - Okay.  Armstead   Aug-25-11 12:48 PM   #13 
           - -  RUMMYisFROSTED   Aug-25-11 12:49 PM   #14 
        - +1000!  Fearless   Aug-25-11 12:43 PM   #10 
        - When did Obama "support" the unions, other than on the campaign trail of course....  truebrit71   Aug-25-11 01:54 PM   #27 
  - Not very smart:  CakeGrrl   Aug-25-11 12:34 PM   #4 
  - A few things:  ProSense   Aug-25-11 12:35 PM   #5 
  - "Trumka is challenging the President to do more, and that's a good thing"  Cali_Democrat   Aug-25-11 12:37 PM   #6 
  - +1  Fearless   Aug-25-11 12:43 PM   #9 
     - Thanks.  ProSense   Aug-25-11 12:44 PM   #11 
  - Exactly...And that's what many others are trying to do too.  Armstead   Aug-25-11 12:45 PM   #12 
  - And  ProSense   Aug-25-11 12:50 PM   #15 
  - Yes, that is partially correct. But....  Armstead   Aug-25-11 01:09 PM   #17 
     - These  ProSense   Aug-25-11 02:03 PM   #28 
  - Exactly  Cali_Democrat   Aug-25-11 02:52 PM   #30 
  - Thanks for that refresher. That puts the 'threats' in better perspective. -nt  CakeGrrl   Aug-25-11 12:55 PM   #16 
  - "and when you place him in the context of those who are running against him, he is a giant"  great white snark   Aug-25-11 01:23 PM   #18 
  - Trumka is right. We need a bold jobs program.  boxman15   Aug-25-11 01:30 PM   #19 
  - Why is Trumka jumping the gun just days before Pres O presents his jobs plan?  AtomicKitten   Aug-25-11 01:36 PM   #20 
  - Better to have input before it than have to react to a fait accompli  Armstead   Aug-25-11 01:40 PM   #21 
  - A jobs proposal is not a fait accompli.  AtomicKitten   Aug-25-11 01:42 PM   #23 
     - No but it IS an action that sets a framework  Armstead   Aug-25-11 01:43 PM   #24 
        - The preemptive criticism because Trumka is "worried" is superfluous.  AtomicKitten   Aug-25-11 01:51 PM   #26 
  - "we should just wait for the big speech"  Enrique   Aug-25-11 01:41 PM   #22 
     - There is no public option in a jobs proposal. Did you mix up your harangue of criticism?  AtomicKitten   Aug-25-11 01:49 PM   #25 
        - ad hominem, eh?  Enrique   Aug-25-11 02:04 PM   #29 
        - Too true. They love to trot out the old tired chestnuts:  CakeGrrl   Aug-25-11 03:59 PM   #35 
  - What is he expecting exactly?  Proud Liberal Dem   Aug-25-11 03:27 PM   #31 
  - He wants Obama to lay out an extremely bold jobs proposal.  Cali_Democrat   Aug-25-11 04:19 PM   #36 
     - Lay out something big and bold  Proud Liberal Dem   Aug-25-11 04:37 PM   #38 
  - I wish people would wait and see before pronouncing what Obama will do.  WI_DEM   Aug-25-11 03:41 PM   #32 
  - +1  Proud Liberal Dem   Aug-25-11 03:59 PM   #34 
  - I am retired AFSCME.. hubby is current AFSCME all part of AFL-CIO  Peacetrain   Aug-25-11 03:53 PM   #33 
  - you say that like it's a bad thing?  Donnachaidh   Aug-25-11 04:21 PM   #37 
  - BOEING might have some choice comments  Proud Liberal Dem   Aug-25-11 04:39 PM   #39 
  - Ooooh! I hope Obama's shaking in his Florsheims.  Tarheel_Dem   Aug-25-11 04:59 PM   #40 

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