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ejpoeta Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-22-11 08:28 PM
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7. counter with the fact that they didn't walk away because he put the medicare cuts on the table...
they walked away because he wanted to raise taxes on the rich.
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  -Conservatives attacking Obama over SS and Medicare cuts. Who would have guessed? Luminous Animal  Jul-22-11 08:17 PM   #0 
  - He gave them that ammo. Putting cuts on the table is about the dumbest thing a Democrat could do.  readmoreoften   Jul-22-11 08:19 PM   #1 
  - The RedState guy is a disingenuous propagandist. And a FuckHead.  emulatorloo   Jul-22-11 08:22 PM   #5 
     - Agreed.  Luminous Animal   Jul-22-11 08:28 PM   #8 
     - Of course he is. But it's sort of hard to work up the will to defend  Marr   Jul-25-11 01:39 AM   #41 
  - I've been saying this all along - this will hurt BOTH parties,  gateley   Jul-22-11 08:20 PM   #2 
  - If Boehner gets his way, I'll probably end up Real Dead.  emulatorloo   Jul-22-11 08:21 PM   #3 
  - They want to steal as much of the AARP crowd (among others) as they can. IMO, the...  Poll_Blind   Jul-22-11 08:22 PM   #4 
  - Did someone expect them not to?  ProSense   Jul-22-11 08:23 PM   #6 
  - counter with the fact that they didn't walk away because he put the medicare cuts on the table...  ejpoeta   Jul-22-11 08:28 PM   #7 
  - Do you think Erick Erickson and RedState members will mention that? No they won't.  Luminous Animal   Jul-22-11 08:30 PM   #10 
  - it doesn't matter what he does, they will use it to their advantage.  ejpoeta   Jul-22-11 08:42 PM   #15 
     - A Democrat should have never NEVER asked the poor and elderly to sacrifice.  Luminous Animal   Jul-22-11 08:44 PM   #17 
     - i totally agree. i have no idea why he keeps dealing with these people.  ejpoeta   Jul-23-11 05:00 AM   #37 
     - thing is  larwdem   Jul-22-11 08:54 PM   #23 
        - Dear larwdem. I would prefer that you abstain from using childish nicknames in my thread.  Luminous Animal   Jul-22-11 08:57 PM   #26 
  - He could have DONE NOTHING and let those Bush tax cuts expire  merbex   Jul-22-11 09:43 PM   #30 
     - you are right. perhaps he felt that it was important that they get that extension.  ejpoeta   Jul-23-11 05:04 AM   #38 
     - But if he'd done that, we never would've had this "debt ceiling crisis".  Marr   Jul-25-11 01:42 AM   #42 
  - I have to read right wing bullshit on this board now?  Joe the Revelator   Jul-22-11 08:30 PM   #9 
  - Obama SAID he put the cuts in the offer.  madfloridian   Jul-22-11 08:31 PM   #12 
  - The source is a left wing blog giving us a heads up on how the right wing is going to use  Luminous Animal   Jul-22-11 08:32 PM   #13 
     - FDL is far....FAR from left wing.  Joe the Revelator   Jul-22-11 08:51 PM   #21 
        - Okey doke.  Luminous Animal   Jul-22-11 08:55 PM   #25 
        - LOL  EFerrari   Jul-22-11 09:03 PM   #28 
  - He left himself wide open for that interpretation.  madfloridian   Jul-22-11 08:30 PM   #11 
  - +1 LOL n/t  merbex   Jul-22-11 09:44 PM   #31 
  - +1  JoeyT   Jul-23-11 05:34 AM   #39 
  - FUCK 'EM!! They passed a bill that essentially guts Medicare.  Liberal_Stalwart71   Jul-22-11 08:38 PM   #14 
  - Kissing your black ass will not stop the propaganda. Obama put cuts on the table, they will use it.  Luminous Animal   Jul-22-11 08:42 PM   #16 
     - As I said, I think they have been played. PLAYED! I'm not going down this road  Liberal_Stalwart71   Jul-22-11 10:04 PM   #32 
        - The real enemies are the dissemblers no matter the party. It just so happens that the Republicans  Luminous Animal   Jul-22-11 10:45 PM   #35 
  - they just hate the harvard law schooled black guy in the white house  spanone   Jul-22-11 08:47 PM   #18 
  - Perhaps. But Obama, offering to put the social safety net on the table, opened him up for attacks...  Luminous Animal   Jul-22-11 08:50 PM   # 
     - Obama, by just being ELECTED, opened himself up for attacks...  chalky   Jul-22-11 08:54 PM   #24 
        - No shit. Apparently, you are missing the point. The very fact that Obama offered cuts  Luminous Animal   Jul-22-11 09:03 PM   #27 
           - Oh, right. Like the finger pointing over the bailouts did.  chalky   Jul-23-11 12:27 AM   #36 
  - the gop  larwdem   Jul-22-11 08:50 PM   #19 
  - Dude. Grammar and spellcheck.  Luminous Animal   Jul-22-11 08:51 PM   #20 
  - I love the secondary message in that note: Your kids are brain dead cult members.  chalky   Jul-22-11 08:53 PM   #22 
  - JUst like the rethugs to  texshelters   Jul-22-11 09:24 PM   #29 
  - And who, in 2007-2008, promised not to cut SS but put them on the table in 2011?  Luminous Animal   Jul-22-11 10:07 PM   #34 
  - Thats some kind of Kung Fu  me b zola   Jul-22-11 10:06 PM   #33 
  - I hope everyone has sent this to all their officers in their local Dem parties  eridani   Jul-25-11 01:36 AM   #40 
  - The campaign ads are going be just that next year.  Bluebear   Jul-25-11 01:44 AM   #43 
  - Obama walked right into that trap.  ohheckyeah   Jul-25-11 01:45 AM   #44 

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