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BlueDemKev Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jul-10-11 09:00 PM
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12. Do you believe....
...that not ONE person on this site is a progressive who refused to vote last November because Obama, Pelosi, and Reid "weren't progressive enough?"
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  -If you stayed home in November 2010 to send President Obama a message... maxrandb  Jul-10-11 08:14 PM   #0 
  - Ask the teabaggers WHERE ARE THE JOBS FROM THE BUSH TAX CUTS?  muntrv   Jul-10-11 08:20 PM   #1 
  - +1000 +++ n/t  RKP5637   Jul-10-11 08:21 PM   #2 
  - From Wisconsin, I would like to congratulate all the Democrats who chose to stay home last November  elocs   Jul-10-11 08:21 PM   #3 
  - Democrats did not stay home. Independents voted for Republicans. n/t  EFerrari   Jul-10-11 08:29 PM   #4 
  - Enough Progressives Stayed Home....  BlueDemKev   Jul-10-11 08:45 PM   #8 
  - Absolutely! I've crunched those numbers many times. Walker got 90% of McCain's 2008 votes.  elocs   Jul-10-11 08:54 PM   #10 
  - Well, hopefully they've learned their lesson....  BlueDemKev   Jul-10-11 08:57 PM   #11 
  - My pledge: I will not vote for any candidate who votes or agrees  JDPriestly   Jul-11-11 12:41 AM   #25 
     - How do you think that African American man will fare if more  gateley   Jul-11-11 12:51 AM   #31 
     - African-Americans have lost economic ground under Obama's  JDPriestly   Jul-12-11 02:05 AM   #47 
        - EVERYBODY has lost economic ground in recent years....  BlueDemKev   Jul-12-11 01:33 PM   #55 
           - But I read recently that African-Americans have lost even more  JDPriestly   Jul-13-11 02:11 AM   #56 
     - Get rid of the Edwards' photo.....  BlueDemKev   Jul-11-11 08:11 AM   #41 
        - Because I backed him for his ideas.  JDPriestly   Jul-12-11 02:04 AM   #46 
  - You've cruched the numbers and you know it wasn't Independents that stayed home nt  rpannier   Jul-12-11 02:30 AM   #52 
  - It was the biggest Independent swing to Republicans since 1982.  EFerrari   Jul-11-11 12:10 AM   #21 
  - You really can't compare the 2010 election with 2008.  Kaleva   Jul-11-11 12:47 AM   #28 
  - My small point is that it's stupid to keep bagging on progressives  EFerrari   Jul-11-11 01:03 AM   #35 
     - From the data I've seen, I agree with you.  Kaleva   Jul-11-11 01:18 AM   #37 
     - Thank you - I've wondered if this "too many Dems stayed home" meme is a lie.  kath   Jul-12-11 01:57 AM   #44 
  - What was turnout compared to 2006?  BlueCheese   Jul-11-11 01:39 AM   #40 
  - Walker received 90% of McCains total votes. Barrett got 60% of Obama's number.  elocs   Jul-11-11 12:30 PM   #42 
  - What was the drop-off from University Students  rpannier   Jul-12-11 02:21 AM   #49 
     - Not much of an impact  BlueDemKev   Jul-12-11 01:30 PM   #54 
  - Yep.  21st Century FDR   Jul-10-11 09:41 PM   #17 
  - Were they the Independents who voted for Obama in 2008? Regardless,  gateley   Jul-11-11 12:46 AM   #27 
  - Same nightmare here in Florida.  Ineeda   Jul-10-11 08:32 PM   #5 
  - Likewise for Minnesota. Get out there and vote and just hope we can  jwirr   Jul-10-11 09:10 PM   #13 
  - Even in your current troubles at least you have a Democratic governor. n/t  elocs   Jul-10-11 09:19 PM   #14 
     - That is the only thing that is saving us. I agree we are not as bad off  jwirr   Jul-10-11 09:33 PM   #15 
  - I'm In Ohio.............Thanks For John Kasich, Folks  ChoppinBroccoli   Jul-10-11 09:39 PM   #16 
  - And how many doors did you knock on in Ohio in 2010, ChoppinBroccoli?  JDPriestly   Jul-11-11 12:50 AM   #30 
     - What Did I Say About Obama? Nothing, As His Name Wasn't On The Ballot  ChoppinBroccoli   Jul-11-11 01:04 AM   #36 
        - I do not live in Ohio so I was not there in 2010. I rooted for the  JDPriestly   Jul-12-11 02:08 AM   #48 
  - Instead of finger-wagging...  Duke Newcombe   Jul-11-11 12:19 AM   #23 
     - I was discouraged, but I knew what I'd be risking by staying  gateley   Jul-11-11 12:48 AM   #29 
  - I can't believe I was only the FIRST person to rec this.  AverageJoe90   Jul-10-11 08:33 PM   #6 
  - I think many others tried, but we're outnumbered. Crazy, huh? nt  gateley   Jul-11-11 12:59 AM   #33 
  - Maybe it was because of the racial implications thrown out by the OP?  rpannier   Jul-12-11 02:25 AM   #50 
  - No one's mind is being changed by this.  tcaudilllg   Jul-10-11 08:38 PM   #7 
  - Do you believe....  BlueDemKev   Jul-10-11 09:00 PM   #12 
  - I fyou stayed home November 2010 to send President Obama a message...  Sheepshank   Jul-10-11 08:52 PM   #9 
  - +100000000  dionysus   Jul-10-11 09:42 PM   #18 
  - I moved the rec count up to one for now . . .  NBachers   Jul-10-11 10:35 PM   #19 
  - I recced and it's back to zero. We're outnumbered. nt  gateley   Jul-11-11 12:44 AM   #26 
     - well, i attempted to unrec but unfortunately it was too late (more than 24 hr)  inna   Jul-12-11 02:01 AM   #45 
        - +  Bluebear   Jul-12-11 02:35 AM   #53 
  - unrec!  StarsInHerHair   Jul-10-11 11:25 PM   #20 
  - I'm quite done with the politics of ultimatums, thanks.  Duke Newcombe   Jul-11-11 12:16 AM   #22 
  - Well I happen to enjoy the sight of a strawman fucking a dead horse-  kenny blankenship   Jul-13-11 02:25 AM   #57 
  - I do not want my country to go in the direction in which Obama is going.  JDPriestly   Jul-11-11 12:29 AM   #24 
  - I DEFINITELY don't want it to go in the direction the Cantors and  gateley   Jul-11-11 12:53 AM   #32 
  - Someone with policies like those that Edwards proposed.  JDPriestly   Jul-12-11 01:46 AM   #43 
  - Excellent post. nt  woo me with science   Jul-11-11 01:28 AM   #39 
  - No one stayed home but Obama wave voters, minorities, and those independents  TheKentuckian   Jul-11-11 01:02 AM   #34 
  - It's my understanding progressives didn't stay home in 2010.  Kaleva   Jul-11-11 01:22 AM   #38 
  - Too late to unrec  rpannier   Jul-12-11 02:27 AM   #51 
  - Party activists NEVER stay home. You know who probably stayed home?  eridani   Jul-13-11 02:50 AM   #58 

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