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Change Happens Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jul-12-11 06:59 PM
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31. Brilliant!
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  -So the Pukes caved and Obama looks like a brilliant strategist, outsmarted all of them: Change Happens  Jul-12-11 06:35 PM   #0 
  - Excellent summary. Recommended.  ClarkUSA   Jul-12-11 06:38 PM   #1 
  - It is never a win when a Democratic president wants to cut Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security.  LonePirate   Jul-12-11 06:39 PM   #2 
  - You still don't get it?  JuniperLea   Jul-12-11 06:41 PM   #5 
  - He did not bluff. If the Repubs had agreed to the big deal, he would have gotten his M/M/SS cuts.  LonePirate   Jul-12-11 06:45 PM   #11 
  - Would have could have should have...  JuniperLea   Jul-12-11 06:49 PM   #14 
  - You can believe the N-dimension chess theories. I will believe Occam's razor.  LonePirate   Jul-12-11 07:00 PM   #34 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jul-12-11 07:02 PM   #39 
  - Unless he knew cold that they'd never go for it  alcibiades_mystery   Jul-12-11 09:10 PM   #73 
  - ROFL. yeah, hereally wantedto fuck us all over, good thing those brave republicans stopped him!  dionysus   Jul-13-11 11:00 AM   #92 
  - Don't ask. I've been saying that since yesterday. LOL!!!  Fire1   Jul-12-11 06:46 PM   #12 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-12-11 06:51 PM   #17 
     - Sure thing! LOL!!! n/t  Fire1   Jul-12-11 06:55 PM   #21 
     - LOVE the pic!  tallahasseedem   Jul-12-11 07:08 PM   #48 
        - It's all about the presentation!  JuniperLea   Jul-12-11 07:11 PM   #54 
  - This happens over and over  malaise   Jul-12-11 06:58 PM   #26 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-12-11 06:59 PM   #30 
        - As Bill Maher said when Bin Laden was killed  malaise   Jul-12-11 07:08 PM   #47 
           - Literally LOL here!  JuniperLea   Jul-12-11 07:09 PM   #49 
           - Bwahahahahahaaa  spanone   Jul-12-11 08:41 PM   #69 
  - You don't play poker do you? He had no intentions of cutting any of it..n/t  monmouth   Jul-12-11 06:41 PM   #6 
  - You're right of course although some people here will never admit it..  joeybee12   Jul-13-11 10:09 AM   #89 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-12-11 06:40 PM   #3 
  - You (and I) can soon say...  Ineeda   Jul-12-11 06:49 PM   #16 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-12-11 06:51 PM   #18 
        - Ooo, ooo!  polmaven   Jul-12-11 07:18 PM   #60 
  - Me too....and he got Bin Laden..n/t  monmouth   Jul-12-11 06:40 PM   #4 
  - There was a photo of him watching Bin Laden getting got. He was in an office. nt  Obamanaut   Jul-12-11 06:48 PM   #13 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-12-11 07:00 PM   #33 
        - Gave the order, and then turned on the teevee, while someone else "got"....  Obamanaut   Jul-12-11 07:06 PM   #44 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-12-11 07:10 PM   #52 
              - I do not hate anyone. Accuracy is the thing. Authorizing an event and  Obamanaut   Jul-12-11 07:15 PM   #57 
                 - Oh equine fecal matter!  JuniperLea   Jul-12-11 07:25 PM   #65 
                    - And you seem reluctant to see that there is a difference between  Obamanaut   Jul-12-11 08:13 PM   #66 
                       - In the real world there is no difference...  JuniperLea   Jul-13-11 10:07 AM   #88 
                          - Your last line says it -> here, I'll paste it for you  Obamanaut   Jul-13-11 10:45 AM   #90 
                             - You made up the part about 'danger' meaning something...  JuniperLea   Jul-13-11 11:51 AM   #93 
                                - I understand where you are coming from now,  Obamanaut   Jul-13-11 12:01 PM   #95 
                                   - I was considering ignore as well...  JuniperLea   Jul-13-11 01:46 PM   #96 
  - He outflanked them.  AtomicKitten   Jul-12-11 06:43 PM   #7 
  - outflanked them?  newspeak   Jul-12-11 09:08 PM   #72 
     - Wrong... they didn't get jack shit  alcibiades_mystery   Jul-12-11 09:11 PM   #74 
     - The best part is that by the time they caved, the Republicans had been  tblue37   Jul-13-11 07:47 PM   #98 
     - He offered them a 87-13% deal they couldn't refuse, and they did!!  AtomicKitten   Jul-13-11 02:16 AM   #78 
        - correction: the offer was 83-17% nt  AtomicKitten   Jul-13-11 03:30 AM   #82 
  - Didn't I tell everyone to calm down  Drale   Jul-12-11 06:43 PM   #8 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-12-11 06:59 PM   #32 
  - Lawrence O'Donnell called it.  rucky   Jul-12-11 06:44 PM   #9 
  - I watched part of that last night, yep, Lawrence O'Donnell did call it, had a  RKP5637   Jul-12-11 06:55 PM   #22 
  - 5D chess...  HipChick   Jul-12-11 07:19 PM   #61 
     - He's a complex strategist, I'm learning that more and more. n/t  RKP5637   Jul-12-11 08:40 PM   #68 
  - Yes, he did :)  Change Happens   Jul-12-11 06:58 PM   #29 
  - "...AND he also agreed to cut Medicare, Medicaid, and SS..."  Marr   Jul-12-11 06:44 PM   #10 
  - There was never going to be any cuts  Drale   Jul-12-11 06:49 PM   #15 
     - Exactly right!  Tennessee Gal   Jul-12-11 06:56 PM   #23 
     - I'm sorry, but this whole theory makes no sense.  Marr   Jul-12-11 06:56 PM   #24 
     - This is how politics has been done for 2000 years  Drale   Jul-12-11 06:58 PM   #28 
     - Really. I'd love to see some other examples of politicians offering  Marr   Jul-12-11 07:01 PM   #38 
        - Study Chicago Politics at some point  Drale   Jul-12-11 07:03 PM   #41 
        - It's classic rope-a-dope.  AtomicKitten   Jul-12-11 07:08 PM   #46 
           - I'm going to calmly back out of this alternative universe.  Marr   Jul-12-11 07:09 PM   #50 
              - Okay but if he manages to raise the debt ceiling without cuts, you owe him a what what.  AtomicKitten   Jul-12-11 07:22 PM   #64 
                 - If he manages to raise the debt ceiling without cuts  newspeak   Jul-12-11 09:24 PM   #76 
                    - It's like he looked at them and said, okay, do you want to do this the hard way or the easy way?  AtomicKitten   Jul-13-11 02:38 AM   #79 
     - The President knows how to count and he knew there were no votes for that in the Senate.  phleshdef   Jul-12-11 07:05 PM   #43 
     - Exactly! That logic is too convoluted and ridiculous to believe. That won't stop the Obama fawning.  LonePirate   Jul-12-11 07:10 PM   #53 
     - Then I would love to negotiate with you  quaker bill   Jul-12-11 09:03 PM   #71 
     - Brilliant!  Change Happens   Jul-12-11 06:59 PM   #31 
  - Okay...  Wait Wut   Jul-12-11 06:53 PM   #19 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-12-11 07:01 PM   #35 
     - LOL!!!  Wait Wut   Jul-12-11 07:18 PM   #59 
  - Are you living in some alternative universe?  former9thward   Jul-12-11 06:55 PM   #20 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jul-12-11 06:58 PM   #27 
  - Keep rooting against Obama.  Joe the Revelator   Jul-12-11 07:01 PM   #36 
  - Forgot to put in my original post: WARNING TO ALL PROFESSIONAL HYPERVENTILATORS...etc.  Change Happens   Jul-12-11 07:01 PM   #37 
  - Your post says a deal is done.  former9thward   Jul-12-11 07:11 PM   #55 
  - +1. I'd be very much surprised if this is anywhere near "over". n/t  gkhouston   Jul-12-11 07:02 PM   #40 
  - Yeah really  Raine   Jul-12-11 07:09 PM   #51 
  - I will break out the champagne..  sendero   Jul-12-11 06:56 PM   #25 
  - The People's Budget is the only good deal presented so far. That needs to be Obama's position.  LonePirate   Jul-12-11 07:14 PM   #56 
     - +1. n/t  gkhouston   Jul-12-11 07:21 PM   #63 
  - Hurray, continued spending cuts and no tax increases for rich people...  Taitertots   Jul-12-11 07:04 PM   #42 
  - This is what no one is talking about. n/t  JonTheGreat   Jul-13-11 02:42 AM   #80 
  - now is a good time  unionworks   Jul-12-11 07:07 PM   #45 
  - I hope everyone is watching Lawrence O'D....nt  Change Happens   Jul-12-11 07:17 PM   #58 
  - Just walked in the door...  Wait Wut   Jul-12-11 07:20 PM   #62 
  - I wonder what the real story is: I bet it goes something like this  TNLib   Jul-12-11 08:22 PM   #67 
  - TRMS: Rachel confirmed my post, she had the white Republican white flag flying!!!!  Change Happens   Jul-12-11 08:51 PM   #70 
  - Maddow will have to join Dr. Dean under the bus  alcibiades_mystery   Jul-12-11 09:13 PM   #75 
     - How do you mean?  Change Happens   Jul-12-11 09:28 PM   #77 
        - Read the past week or two.  joshcryer   Jul-13-11 02:48 AM   #81 
  - Both sides got what they wanted going into 2012 except the Teabaggers  JCMach1   Jul-13-11 04:44 AM   #83 
  - Bingo!  Change Happens   Jul-13-11 05:38 AM   #85 
  - so, what if the "pukes" said YES?  divvy   Jul-13-11 04:47 AM   #84 
  - There was no way they could. n/t  deacon   Jul-13-11 05:45 AM   #86 
  - The President also outwitted the PF that came out of this  VeryConfused   Jul-13-11 08:53 AM   #87 
  - I believe that the President stands by his words  Tom Rinaldo   Jul-13-11 10:59 AM   #91 
  - Is that really what happened?  Islandlife   Jul-13-11 11:59 AM   #94 
     - Raising the debt ceiling = doing the right thing in a dire emergency...  JuniperLea   Jul-13-11 01:48 PM   #97 
 

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