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Cant trust em Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-13-10 12:28 PM
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23. Maybe a more progressive organization can get their own poll done. nt
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  -"strong support" registers at 20 percent, "somewhat support" at 49 percent." madfloridian  Dec-13-10 11:59 AM   #0 
  - As someone that posted the 69%, I'll K&R this as well  Still a Democrat   Dec-13-10 12:00 PM   #1 
  - So add "strong" at 20% and "somewhat" at 49% and you get 69%  madfloridian   Dec-13-10 12:01 PM   #2 
  - Mile wide, but an inch deep. Still support though.  Cant trust em   Dec-13-10 12:04 PM   #6 
  - Of course  Still a Democrat   Dec-13-10 12:06 PM   #7 
  - Hard to spin "somewhat support" as opposition don't you think?  emulatorloo   Dec-13-10 12:06 PM   #8 
     - Yea, I only "somewhat support" it in that I think its too much of a gamble not to do it.  phleshdef   Dec-13-10 12:11 PM   #11 
        - Article is also very clear about what this means - calls it "soft support"  emulatorloo   Dec-13-10 12:13 PM   #15 
        - Actually, that's exactly what he did say. He said he had to include  tblue37   Dec-13-10 01:48 PM   #43 
  - Gotta Catapult The Propaganda  somone   Dec-13-10 12:01 PM   #3 
  - It is pretty qualified, they call it "Soft Support" - Article is pretty clear here  emulatorloo   Dec-13-10 12:12 PM   #13 
  - GMTA.  EFerrari   Dec-13-10 12:02 PM   #4 
  - Thanks, I posted similar in a GDP thread. It was ignored.  madfloridian   Dec-13-10 12:21 PM   #19 
  - oh yea  PhillySane   Dec-13-10 12:02 PM   #5 
  - And only 11% support all four main elements --  Hell Hath No Fury   Dec-13-10 12:07 PM   #9 
  - Welcome to compromise.  Cant trust em   Dec-13-10 12:11 PM   #12 
     - Our side has gotten very little that we want.  madfloridian   Dec-13-10 02:52 PM   #44 
  - The title of the article is classic media spin. To sum up what some  ladjf   Dec-13-10 12:11 PM   #10 
  - The article itself does just the opposite, calls it "somewhat soft support"  emulatorloo   Dec-13-10 12:14 PM   #17 
  - Check out who the pollster was!  Hell Hath No Fury   Dec-13-10 12:12 PM   #14 
  - I'm unfamiliar with this person. Who is she? nt  Cant trust em   Dec-13-10 12:18 PM   #18 
     - A Democratic Frank Lutz.  Hell Hath No Fury   Dec-13-10 12:22 PM   #20 
        - Read the article. It says support is "soft" Headline overstates  emulatorloo   Dec-13-10 12:23 PM   #21 
        - "Headline overstates"  Hell Hath No Fury   Dec-13-10 12:29 PM   #24 
           - A journalism student would get a D- for that headline I think.  emulatorloo   Dec-13-10 12:31 PM   #25 
        - Maybe a more progressive organization can get their own poll done. nt  Cant trust em   Dec-13-10 12:28 PM   #23 
        - A credible poll should be -  Hell Hath No Fury   Dec-13-10 12:36 PM   #28 
           - I'd be more concerned with the questions asked, rather than who is asking them. nt  Cant trust em   Dec-13-10 12:38 PM   #30 
        - I'm glad you mentioned this because I tried to check her out  EFerrari   Dec-13-10 12:36 PM   #29 
  - all america hears is 'tax cuts' of course they approve  spanone   Dec-13-10 12:13 PM   #16 
  - I'm torn.  dkf   Dec-13-10 12:23 PM   #22 
  - andrea mitchell just claimed that '69% of ALL americans support the tax bill'  spanone   Dec-13-10 12:31 PM   #26 
  - Is your beef with the findings of the poll...  Cant trust em   Dec-13-10 12:34 PM   #27 
  - it's a ridiculous statement. ALL americans were not polled.  spanone   Dec-13-10 01:12 PM   #36 
     - The statement could have been more qualified, but it's mostly just language at this point.  Cant trust em   Dec-13-10 01:15 PM   #39 
        - I don't trust any polls anymore.  madfloridian   Dec-13-10 01:34 PM   #41 
           - Here is the breakdown from the ABC/WaPo poll.  Cant trust em   Dec-13-10 01:42 PM   #42 
  - Only 1001 were polled.  madfloridian   Dec-13-10 01:14 PM   #38 
     - Increasing the number of respondents at this point wouldn't likely change the number too much  Cant trust em   Dec-13-10 01:25 PM   #40 
  - I don't give a shit who supports it or not.  Bonhomme Richard   Dec-13-10 12:39 PM   #31 
  - And like Sarah Palin....  Hell Hath No Fury   Dec-13-10 01:09 PM   #34 
  - But but but but...  Hell Hath No Fury   Dec-13-10 01:03 PM   #32 
  - So much for winning over those  Nite Owl   Dec-13-10 01:07 PM   #33 
  - 69 % want an ice cream sundae  SoCalDem   Dec-13-10 01:10 PM   #35 
  - That is about the same number as the ones that  Horse with no Name   Dec-13-10 01:13 PM   #37 
  - Duh - it obviously has broad support...  progressoid   Dec-13-10 03:41 PM   #45 
  - Shocking analysis: Compromises leave many somewhat pleased, few entirely pleased. nt  Occam Bandage   Dec-13-10 03:44 PM   #46 
     - We gave our party a they would not have to compromise so much.  madfloridian   Dec-13-10 04:40 PM   #47 

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