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lumberjack_jeff Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-27-11 11:28 AM
Response to Reply #39
43. Are you suggesting that Obama is a supporter of equality for GLBT people?
Clinton supported gays in the service before Obama was even elected to the Senate.
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  -There is no double standard, right? ProSense  Sep-27-11 08:15 AM   #0 
  - K&R.  young but wise   Sep-27-11 08:21 AM   #1 
  - No other comments? n/t  ProSense   Sep-27-11 08:31 AM   #2 
  - Wait for the self-inflicted victimhood in 5...4...3...2...1....  Liberal_Stalwart71   Sep-27-11 10:18 AM   #18 
  - K&R...nt  SidDithers   Sep-27-11 08:33 AM   #3 
  - Were taking Apples and Oranges  Cigar11   Sep-27-11 08:38 AM   #4 
  - Interesting  ProSense   Sep-27-11 09:08 AM   #5 
  - The problem is,  Cigar11   Sep-27-11 09:23 AM   #6 
  - Wait  ProSense   Sep-27-11 09:31 AM   #7 
     - Im just trying to point out  Cigar11   Sep-27-11 09:51 AM   #11 
        - That's OK  ProSense   Sep-27-11 10:59 AM   #27 
        - oops  Mr Deltoid   Sep-27-11 11:13 AM   #34 
  - It is not a double standard, because they are two very different people  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-27-11 09:40 AM   #8 
     - Um  ProSense   Sep-27-11 09:51 AM   #10 
     - "double standard" requires comparison.  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 10:10 AM   #15 
        - Well  ProSense   Sep-27-11 10:20 AM   #19 
           - Gibberish.  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 10:25 AM   #20 
     - I agree ...  Cigar11   Sep-27-11 10:17 AM   #16 
     - So  ProSense   Sep-27-11 11:03 AM   #30 
     - Job losses due to international trade didn't start with NAFTA  Hippo_Tron   Sep-28-11 09:50 PM   #99 
  - come on man, they're not talking about the ability of the admin to handle just stupid crap  uponit7771   Sep-27-11 01:16 PM   #69 
  - If Clinton was "excused" then his wife would be President. Obama's nomination  TheKentuckian   Sep-27-11 09:45 AM   #9 
  - Hmmmm?  ProSense   Sep-27-11 09:53 AM   #12 
     - Then what is the point of the excusing Clinton point made?  TheKentuckian   Sep-27-11 12:58 PM   #67 
        - Wait  ProSense   Sep-27-11 01:04 PM   #68 
           - Doing of what? Who said ANYTHING about Clinton employing a double standard?  TheKentuckian   Sep-27-11 08:39 PM   #85 
              - Maybe  ProSense   Sep-27-11 08:46 PM   #86 
                 - I didn't praise Clinton and liberals in general do not either.  TheKentuckian   Sep-28-11 09:00 AM   #91 
                 - I didn't praise Clinton and liberals in general do not either.  TheKentuckian   Sep-28-11 09:00 AM   #92 
  - Racism it's not  pmorlan1   Sep-27-11 10:02 AM   #13 
  - Well  ProSense   Sep-27-11 10:33 AM   #22 
  - Point by point  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 10:06 AM   #14 
  - Hmmmm?  ProSense   Sep-27-11 10:18 AM   #17 
  - It's not a double standard to say that sugar is better than HFCS.  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 10:31 AM   #21 
     - OK  ProSense   Sep-27-11 10:36 AM   #23 
        - Exactly. That poster strengthened the argument that we are dealing with racism. n/t  stevenleser   Sep-27-11 11:06 AM   #32 
           - I dislike being called a racist.  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 11:21 AM   #40 
              - No, we just understand English better than most people and dont invent words or accusations  stevenleser   Sep-27-11 11:22 AM   #41 
                 - It isn't me who's inventing accusations.  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 11:29 AM   #44 
                    - Please post a reference to any message where I specifically accused you of being a racist. n/t  stevenleser   Sep-27-11 11:30 AM   #46 
                       - How does my argument reinforce your belief that Obama is the victim of racism by white liberals?  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 11:32 AM   #48 
                          - Please post a reference to any message where I specifically accused you of being a racist. n/t  stevenleser   Sep-27-11 11:32 AM   #49 
                             - TV news messes with your head.  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 11:39 AM   #54 
                                - Please post a reference to any message where I specifically accused you of being a racist. n/t  stevenleser   Sep-27-11 11:52 AM   #59 
                                   - You strengthened the argument that we are infiltrated by administration-paid shills.  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 11:57 AM   #60 
  - Of course, many of us supported him in the end only because he was NOT  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-27-11 10:46 AM   #24 
  - You don't speak for all liberals. Here's one who will work her ass off for Obama  Liberal_Stalwart71   Sep-27-11 10:54 AM   #25 
     - Sure you will. nt  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-27-11 10:58 AM   #26 
        - Absolutely I will. And proud of it, too! nt  Liberal_Stalwart71   Sep-27-11 11:01 AM   #28 
  - I think your post makes the case that it is racism.  stevenleser   Sep-27-11 11:01 AM   #29 
     - Comparatively, yes. Obama has done more to rehabilitate Clinton's rep than anyone else could.  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 11:16 AM   #36 
        - Unless you are a member of the LGBT community or a supporter of their rights, OR if...  stevenleser   Sep-27-11 11:20 AM   #39 
        - Are you suggesting that Obama is a supporter of equality for GLBT people?  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 11:28 AM   #43 
           - LOL. I cannot wait until LGBT DUers see this post of yours. n/t  stevenleser   Sep-27-11 11:30 AM   #45 
           - it's true, though  paulk   Sep-27-11 12:31 PM   #66 
              - Pointing out the truth to the Obama apologist will get you nowhere  Vattel   Sep-27-11 04:43 PM   #80 
              - The problem with Clinton and LGBT rights  Prism   Sep-27-11 07:48 PM   #83 
                 - well, I think he was really spooked by the reaction  paulk   Sep-27-11 09:21 PM   #87 
           - Double  ProSense   Sep-27-11 11:32 AM   #50 
              - Clinton asked for repeal in 2003.  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 11:44 AM   #58 
                 - Obama ASKED for a civil congress...what they "asked" for is irrelevant  uponit7771   Sep-27-11 01:18 PM   #70 
                    - Clinton knew they were adversaries. Obama pretends they're not.  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 02:52 PM   #72 
                       - Wait  ProSense   Sep-27-11 03:56 PM   #74 
                          - around  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 04:22 PM   #75 
                             - That  ProSense   Sep-27-11 04:26 PM   #76 
                             - Tree  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 04:41 PM   #78 
                             - And another thing  ProSense   Sep-27-11 04:31 PM   #77 
                                - Three words? Bad form! Bad form indeed! n/t  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 04:41 PM   #79 
        - Hmmm?  ProSense   Sep-27-11 11:24 AM   #42 
           - He (with the help of congressional democrats) IS to blame for my POV  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 11:31 AM   #47 
              - Well  ProSense   Sep-27-11 11:38 AM   #53 
  - The only thing I see with this constant harping and comparisons  Beacool   Sep-27-11 11:05 AM   #31 
  - It's a legitimate comparison to make given the criticism. Personally, I think both are/were great  stevenleser   Sep-27-11 11:10 AM   #33 
  - I beg to differ.  Beacool   Sep-27-11 11:38 AM   #52 
     - Well  ProSense   Sep-27-11 11:44 AM   #57 
  - Do  ProSense   Sep-27-11 11:14 AM   #35 
  - Oh, did I miss something? When did "Clinton supporters" stopped being "pissed off"?  Tarheel_Dem   Sep-27-11 11:35 AM   #51 
     - There are millions of Clinton supporters.  Beacool   Sep-27-11 11:41 AM   #55 
  - Flogging a dead horse  Mr Deltoid   Sep-27-11 11:16 AM   #37 
  - Um  ProSense   Sep-27-11 11:19 AM   #38 
  - "He worked in the Clinton WH"? That explains so much. I had no idea.  Tarheel_Dem   Sep-27-11 11:42 AM   #56 
  - Sirota must be a racist  LittleBlue   Sep-27-11 12:02 PM   #61 
  - Well,  ProSense   Sep-27-11 12:07 PM   #62 
  - Debate, write lengthy analyses all you want  LittleBlue   Sep-27-11 12:12 PM   #63 
  - Well  ProSense   Sep-27-11 12:29 PM   #65 
  - "I came here and immediately saw how white liberals are applying a racist double-standard to Obama"  Mr Deltoid   Sep-28-11 11:57 AM   #95 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Sep-27-11 12:29 PM   #64 
  - definitely is a turn off  iamthebandfanman   Sep-28-11 12:29 PM   #97 
  - Yeah, you busted me  redsoxrudy   Sep-27-11 02:11 PM   #71 
  - Well  ProSense   Sep-27-11 03:11 PM   #73 
  - What more is there to say about this?  Number23   Sep-27-11 04:51 PM   #81 
  - Well, it has been interesting  ProSense   Sep-27-11 07:39 PM   #82 
  - I see them both as really similar. Clinton has lots of fucked up  Bluenorthwest   Sep-27-11 08:32 PM   #84 
  - Good job of ignoring. With strategies like this, Obama is sunk.  Jakes Progress   Sep-27-11 09:30 PM   #88 
  - No  ProSense   Sep-27-11 09:33 PM   #89 
     - Yes.  Jakes Progress   Sep-27-11 09:48 PM   #90 
        - No  ProSense   Sep-28-11 09:38 AM   #93 
           - Yes  Jakes Progress   Sep-28-11 11:38 AM   #94 
              - Here's  ProSense   Sep-28-11 12:15 PM   #96 
                 - There's  Jakes Progress   Sep-28-11 09:37 PM   #98 
                    - I  ProSense   Sep-28-11 10:15 PM   #102 
                       - You  Jakes Progress   Sep-30-11 04:42 PM   #109 
  - Clinton did not have a similar Senate majority  dsc   Sep-28-11 09:59 PM   #100 
  - Wrong  ProSense   Sep-28-11 10:08 PM   #101 
     - You don't address at all the southern factor.  dsc   Sep-28-11 10:27 PM   #103 
        - Well  ProSense   Sep-28-11 10:47 PM   #104 
           - actually I have discussed that  dsc   Sep-28-11 11:20 PM   #106 
              - So  ProSense   Sep-28-11 11:51 PM   #107 
                 - I didn't say Clinton had the worst of the three  dsc   Sep-29-11 06:08 AM   #108 
  - Error: you can only recommend threads which were started in the past 24 hours  RetroLounge   Sep-28-11 10:55 PM   #105 
 

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