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Response to Reply #155
164. Kinda like my vote in the presidential election. n/t
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  -Kinda wishing Hilary had won at this point. cui bono  Aug-01-11 08:16 PM   #0 
  - Bullshit  peace frog   Aug-01-11 08:18 PM   #1 
  - How would you know? She hasn't been President for the past 2.5 years.  DURHAM D   Aug-01-11 08:21 PM   # 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-01-11 08:25 PM   #24 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-01-11 08:28 PM   #31 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-01-11 08:34 PM   #43 
  - HRC would not have done anything differently  peace frog   Aug-01-11 08:36 PM   #44 
  - there is one big difference, the wars  Bodhi BloodWave   Aug-03-11 08:23 AM   #201 
     - Obama argued for all kinds of things, as well  peace frog   Aug-03-11 05:33 PM   #204 
        - it points to an split of position tho  Bodhi BloodWave   Aug-04-11 05:11 PM   #207 
           - I'm telling you there isn't a nickel's worth of difference  peace frog   Aug-04-11 06:41 PM   #210 
  - Previous voting records, stated policy positions.  Forkboy   Aug-01-11 08:36 PM   #46 
  - That's a misleading statistic  lbrtbell   Aug-01-11 08:57 PM   #66 
     - I don't think it's that misleading at all.  Forkboy   Aug-01-11 09:03 PM   #73 
     - my favorite  SwampG8r   Aug-02-11 11:56 PM   #191 
     - That's what I'm thinking. Obama was my third choice but my others  cui bono   Aug-01-11 09:42 PM   #96 
  - You would not know either  karynnj   Aug-01-11 08:52 PM   #60 
  - Very true. I just want to see someone give it to the Republicans and I think she would have.  cui bono   Aug-01-11 09:47 PM   #100 
     - It is no effort for me to thing of both Clinton and Obama as Republicans.  immoderate   Aug-01-11 09:56 PM   #103 
        - Neither Clinton, nor Obama are Republicans  karynnj   Aug-01-11 10:13 PM   #118 
           - They just play one on TV, I mean in the WH. n/t  cui bono   Aug-02-11 12:47 AM   #161 
              - You base this on what?  karynnj   Aug-02-11 08:27 AM   #169 
                 - The tea party is center right?  Leopolds Ghost   Aug-02-11 10:50 PM   #187 
  - They seemed identical to me during the primaries.  ZombieHorde   Aug-02-11 12:51 PM   #182 
  - Yeah. I remember when Obama talked about the vast right wing conspiracy.  lumberjack_jeff   Aug-02-11 10:37 AM   #175 
  - because bill knew how to control the gop  comtec   Aug-02-11 10:53 AM   #180 
  - Former Chair of the DLC. n/t  BumRushDaShow   Aug-01-11 08:18 PM   #2 
  - + 1  musette_sf   Aug-01-11 08:24 PM   #21 
  - Yeah, why buy a Dodge Stratus when you can have a Chrysler Cirrus.  marmar   Aug-01-11 08:18 PM   #3 
  - I DRIVE A DODGE STRATUS! - Will Ferrel nt  fishbulb703   Aug-01-11 10:20 PM   #123 
  - Exactly.  GreenPartyVoter   Aug-02-11 10:22 AM   #173 
  - This is what 90% of the Obama hatred comes from....PUMA bullshit.  Joe the Revelator   Aug-01-11 08:18 PM   #4 
  - +infinity  BumRushDaShow   Aug-01-11 08:20 PM   #9 
  - And we're not allowed to say where the other 10% comes from.  11 Bravo   Aug-01-11 08:25 PM   #23 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-01-11 08:30 PM   #36 
  - They have to tell themselves that.  Forkboy   Aug-01-11 08:37 PM   #50 
  - 'President Ben Dover'? Thanks for proving my point.  Joe the Revelator   Aug-01-11 08:48 PM   #56 
  - I have a relative who was a big donor and volunteer to the Obama campaign and he is angry as hell.  spooky3   Aug-01-11 08:33 PM   #40 
  - Well, he has to be a PUMA or a troll.  Forkboy   Aug-01-11 08:39 PM   #51 
     - You're right; he's going to be surprised when I enlighten him.  spooky3   Aug-01-11 08:46 PM   #55 
     - He might also be a racist, you know. n/t  QC   Aug-01-11 08:59 PM   #71 
  - Wow its like the dam opened up........  Historic NY   Aug-01-11 08:36 PM   #47 
  - You don't think it comes from these?  MannyGoldstein   Aug-01-11 08:58 PM   #68 
  - Self delete  Joe the Revelator   Aug-01-11 09:02 PM   #72 
     - You are 100% wrong.  MannyGoldstein   Aug-01-11 09:03 PM   #75 
        - You are 100% right and I apologize.  Joe the Revelator   Aug-01-11 09:14 PM   #84 
           - No worries  MannyGoldstein   Aug-02-11 12:49 AM   #162 
              - can i have the 25 bucks?  SwampG8r   Aug-03-11 12:01 AM   #192 
  - PUMA?  Snoutport   Aug-01-11 09:03 PM   #76 
  - PUMAs are everywhere you know.  Forkboy   Aug-01-11 09:07 PM   #79 
  - Lock up your small children and pets!!!  cui bono   Aug-01-11 09:53 PM   #102 
  - It stands for "Party Unity, My Ass" and refers to voters who were  MADem   Aug-02-11 04:48 AM   #166 
  - The dislike for Obama right now comes ....  Hotler   Aug-01-11 09:42 PM   #95 
  - What do you mean 'not one of us'??  Joe the Revelator   Aug-01-11 09:57 PM   #105 
  - us = working class.  U4ikLefty   Aug-01-11 11:11 PM   #150 
     - Save the victimization bs for someone else.  Joe the Revelator   Aug-01-11 11:16 PM   #157 
     - I guess that's all you've got...pretty sad.  U4ikLefty   Aug-01-11 11:36 PM   #160 
     - Obama was raised by his grandparents, and gramps was often unemployed.  MADem   Aug-02-11 04:52 AM   #167 
        - When did he ever have to struggle from paychek to paycheck?  U4ikLefty   Aug-02-11 10:36 PM   #186 
           - I doubt he was living large in college, law school or the years immediately thereafter.  MADem   Aug-03-11 01:02 AM   #193 
  - Your 'reasoning' is pretty flawed.  CakeGrrl   Aug-01-11 11:20 PM   #158 
  - What is that supposed to mean? If you think I was Hilary supporter you are dead wrong.  cui bono   Aug-01-11 09:51 PM   #101 
  - Not for me...I took a lot of crap for not supporting Hillary  tnlefty   Aug-01-11 10:20 PM   #122 
  - Bullshit.  Skip Intro   Aug-01-11 10:36 PM   #131 
  - Clearly. That's why this thread has zero recs. All that love for Clinton.  readmoreoften   Aug-02-11 01:10 AM   #165 
  - No. I think it's mostly newspapers. nt  lumberjack_jeff   Aug-02-11 10:38 AM   #176 
  - That's horseshit.  MADem   Aug-03-11 11:31 PM   #205 
  - She would have had many of the same advisors.  mmonk   Aug-01-11 08:18 PM   #5 
  - The Hillary that was President of the Young Republicans?  ingac70   Aug-01-11 08:19 PM   #6 
  - Better a young republican than making the switch in your 40's  Bluebear   Aug-01-11 08:20 PM   #10 
     - snap  leftstreet   Aug-01-11 08:21 PM   #12 
     - Merci :)  Bluebear   Aug-01-11 08:25 PM   #22 
     - She's never "switched"....  ingac70   Aug-01-11 08:22 PM   #14 
     - It flew over your head but whatever  Bluebear   Aug-01-11 08:24 PM   #20 
     - !!  Starry Messenger   Aug-01-11 08:39 PM   #52 
     - Down goes Frazier! Down goes Frazier!  Karmadillo   Aug-01-11 08:53 PM   # 
     - Lolol  Bluebear   Aug-01-11 09:46 PM   #99 
     - You look good for your age.  Ikonoklast   Aug-01-11 09:05 PM   #77 
  - I dunno if she would have been better  XemaSab   Aug-01-11 08:19 PM   #7 
  - My friend and I were just talking about that yesterday. How would this all play out ...  gauguin57   Aug-01-11 08:19 PM   #8 
  - I don't think she would have been naive enough  XemaSab   Aug-01-11 08:21 PM   #11 
  - DLC Hillary never raised her voice in opposition to BushCo FUBARs during her Senate career.  ClarkUSA   Aug-01-11 08:30 PM   #34 
  - It was Bill Clinton who said invoke the 14th amendment.  Dawson Leery   Aug-01-11 08:41 PM   #53 
     - Well, 'Ol Bill knows a thing or two about impeachment proceedings.  Ikonoklast   Aug-01-11 09:09 PM   #81 
  - But Bill was in favor of "entitlement reform"  marmar   Aug-01-11 08:22 PM   #16 
  - Didn't Bill make some comments recently about compromise?  searchingforlight   Aug-01-11 08:26 PM   #26 
     - Bill first raised the question of Obama using the 14th. nt  DURHAM D   Aug-01-11 08:31 PM   #37 
  - Did you want an 80,000 Afghanistan troop surge for 10+ yrs under Gen. McCrystal like she did?  ClarkUSA   Aug-01-11 08:22 PM   #13 
  - I've yet to find  Coyote_Bandit   Aug-01-11 08:22 PM   #15 
  - I don't think she'd be any better. Or worse for that matter.  readmoreoften   Aug-01-11 08:22 PM   #17 
  - No one can accuse me of being a Puma if you look at my posts from the 2008 presidential election. I  ej510   Aug-01-11 08:23 PM   #18 
  - No PUMA here, either. I voted for Obama in primary & general, and I think she may have been better.  whathehell   Aug-01-11 08:52 PM   #62 
  - Bullshit!  rufus dog   Aug-01-11 08:24 PM   #19 
  - Between the two of them, I'd STILL vote for Obama again in the same situation.  Poll_Blind   Aug-01-11 08:25 PM   #25 
  - she is on the right of obama. think twice about clintons NAFTA and own cuts on poor. nt  seabeyond   Aug-01-11 08:26 PM   #27 
  - Obama said he was going to change NAFTA.  DURHAM D   Aug-01-11 08:30 PM   #35 
     - what does that have to do with what i posted?  seabeyond   Aug-01-11 08:31 PM   #38 
     - It has everything to do with what you posted.  DURHAM D   Aug-01-11 08:33 PM   #41 
        - so? really. had nothing to do with what i posted. out of obama and hillary,  seabeyond   Aug-01-11 08:41 PM   #54 
     - LOL. That's not what happened. Keith Olbermann explains --  AtomicKitten   Aug-01-11 10:51 PM   #135 
     - with all the rhetoric about obama, i didnt buy it or not. but wow, thanks for the heads up. nt  seabeyond   Aug-01-11 10:57 PM   #139 
     - Just something I remember from the campaign and Keith's a good source. nt  AtomicKitten   Aug-01-11 11:06 PM   #148 
        - i stayed out of this shit in the primaries and dont want to wade in it now. nt  seabeyond   Aug-01-11 11:13 PM   #153 
     - I guess you forgot that when the dust settled it was the Obama campaign  DURHAM D   Aug-01-11 11:00 PM   #142 
        - LOL. Sure despite all the evidence to the contrary.  AtomicKitten   Aug-01-11 11:25 PM   #159 
           - fyi: Obama was talking out both sides of his mouth on this one!  Little Star   Aug-03-11 06:54 AM   #197 
     - durham, did you listen to the video? that was clinton that did that and let obama fry  seabeyond   Aug-01-11 10:58 PM   #140 
     - That was Keith's take but it turned out that it was the Obama  DURHAM D   Aug-01-11 11:01 PM   #143 
     - ok, so i like accuarcy and wasted my time on this garbage issue which i didnt want to do  seabeyond   Aug-01-11 11:13 PM   #151 
     - You are right DURHAM D and it's all over the internet for anyone  Little Star   Aug-03-11 06:56 AM   #198 
     - I love KO but he was 100% wrong on that issue.  Little Star   Aug-03-11 07:16 AM   #199 
     - Didn't that happen before the election? He literally informed Canada he was lying to his base  Leopolds Ghost   Aug-02-11 10:53 PM   #188 
  - I have no reason whatsoever to believe she would have been different n/t  arcane1   Aug-01-11 08:26 PM   #28 
  - Elections have consequences.  Auntie Bush   Aug-01-11 08:27 PM   #29 
  - Don't start this shit.  DURHAM D   Aug-01-11 08:27 PM   #30 
  - Well, I would disagree with you  hyphenate   Aug-01-11 08:28 PM   #32 
  - I'm wishing Gore had assumed his presidency  HereSince1628   Aug-01-11 08:29 PM   #33 
  - +++++100000  Liberalynn   Aug-01-11 08:37 PM   #49 
  - Wouldn't that be nice to start over back then?  cui bono   Aug-01-11 09:57 PM   #104 
     - Would the people that voted for Nader change their vote?  bluestate10   Aug-01-11 10:02 PM   #108 
  - Tweedle dum and tweedle dumber.  roamer65   Aug-01-11 08:33 PM   #39 
  - I just wish Russ Feingold had run...  cascadiance   Aug-01-11 08:34 PM   #42 
  - I voted for candidate Obama because I feared Hillary would behave like President Obama  Prism   Aug-01-11 08:36 PM   #45 
  - There is no substantial policy difference between Obama and Hilary.  Odin2005   Aug-01-11 08:37 PM   #48 
  - I think Hillary would have been a great president and I think Obama has been a great president (eom)  StevieM   Aug-01-11 08:50 PM   #57 
  - me too. n/t  Maru Kitteh   Aug-01-11 08:52 PM   #61 
  - I like Obama, and I think I always will.  fadedrose   Aug-01-11 08:58 PM   #69 
  - I'm not. Her foreign policy is Bush on steriods. n/t  SusanaMontana41   Aug-01-11 08:50 PM   #58 
  - BS on steriods. nt  Auntie Bush   Aug-01-11 08:57 PM   #67 
     - Hillary wanted to bomb Iran.  Ikonoklast   Aug-01-11 09:15 PM   #85 
     - Agreed. n/t  Leopolds Ghost   Aug-02-11 10:59 PM   #190 
     - No it isn't. She's as hawkish as Dubya. n/t  SusanaMontana41   Aug-02-11 10:16 PM   #185 
  - Yup.  shockra   Aug-01-11 08:51 PM   #59 
  - LOL. That's what I'm talking about! n/t  cui bono   Aug-01-11 09:58 PM   #106 
  - no, she wouldn't have. she is awful under surprise and pressure.  Whisp   Aug-01-11 08:53 PM   #63 
  - I was thinking this was the perfect opportunity for her to enter the race again  fadedrose   Aug-01-11 08:55 PM   #64 
  - It's funny when people accuse Obama of being a DLC stooge.  Blue-Jay   Aug-01-11 08:56 PM   #65 
  - Really, that magic 8 ball tell you that?...nt  Demonaut   Aug-01-11 08:58 PM   #70 
  - yeah, she would have been worse.  krabigirl   Aug-01-11 09:03 PM   #74 
  - Ya, but when Boner cries, she could keep up. Wouldn't that be a sight?  fadedrose   Aug-01-11 09:06 PM   #78 
  - I've been thinking about her a lot lately too.  Raffi Ella   Aug-01-11 09:07 PM   #80 
  - I'm with you. And I was very much against Hilary as president at the time.  cui bono   Aug-01-11 10:02 PM   #107 
     - YES, your frustration is my frustration.  Raffi Ella   Aug-02-11 10:20 AM   #172 
  - Who knows, she may have taken a different path than  Middle finga   Aug-01-11 09:10 PM   #82 
  - Me too although  workinclasszero   Aug-01-11 09:14 PM   #83 
  - What I love about this kind of thread on DU...  DURHAM D   Aug-01-11 09:20 PM   #86 
  - I didn't much like either of them.  Forkboy   Aug-01-11 09:22 PM   #87 
  - Yes, I'd say that's correct...Hillary had way more experience, and, I think,  whathehell   Aug-01-11 09:34 PM   #91 
  - Some of us told you that BOTH were center right  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-01-11 09:36 PM   #93 
  - very good point, Durham  mitchtv   Aug-01-11 09:38 PM   #94 
  - And the same people that swallow the horseshit that there is no difference  bluestate10   Aug-01-11 10:07 PM   #111 
  - "I personally have better things to do than get wrapped up in their bullshit."  Forkboy   Aug-01-11 11:15 PM   #156 
  - Oh, yes, it's quite bittersweet. And the Krugman switcharoo.  joshcryer   Aug-01-11 10:21 PM   #124 
  - +1000  lumberjack_jeff   Aug-02-11 10:46 AM   #178 
  - Not that it would have made much of a difference,  MadHound   Aug-01-11 09:24 PM   #88 
  - I never stopped wishing.  emilyg   Aug-01-11 09:31 PM   #89 
  - We know!  FrenchieCat   Aug-01-11 09:32 PM   #90 
     - So you weren't fooled by the switch to a Kucinich avatar?  AtomicKitten   Aug-01-11 10:57 PM   #138 
  - Yes she would  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-01-11 09:34 PM   #92 
  - Not voting for Hillary in the primary was probably the biggest  Zorra   Aug-01-11 09:45 PM   #97 
  - "she would NEVER have let the Republicans run circles around her and play her like a fool."  rug   Aug-01-11 09:46 PM   #98 
  - Yeah, DLC Hillary sure showed BushCo when she refused to give them a blank check via IWR!  ClarkUSA   Aug-01-11 10:04 PM   #109 
     - Don't mind him, he's always sarcastic or ironic or something.  Blue-Jay   Aug-01-11 10:06 PM   #110 
     - A problem, Bluejay?  rug   Aug-01-11 10:10 PM   #113 
        - No. I'm a big fan.  Blue-Jay   Aug-01-11 10:12 PM   #115 
           - Change your noun.  rug   Aug-01-11 10:12 PM   #117 
              - "You're" a big fan?  Blue-Jay   Aug-01-11 10:13 PM   #119 
                 - You got it!  ClarkUSA   Aug-01-11 10:15 PM   #121 
                 - That's a pronoun.  rug   Aug-01-11 10:25 PM   #125 
                    - A pronoun is not a noun?  Blue-Jay   Aug-01-11 10:39 PM   #132 
                       - No, it's a pronoun.  rug   Aug-01-11 10:50 PM   #134 
                          - Ha!  Blue-Jay   Aug-01-11 11:01 PM   #144 
                             - Imagine going after a screen name.  rug   Aug-01-11 11:13 PM   #152 
                                - Indeed. Imagine that.  Blue-Jay   Aug-02-11 10:14 PM   #184 
     - Regardless, she's not been plated a fool.  rug   Aug-01-11 10:09 PM   #112 
        - Neither has President Obama.  ClarkUSA   Aug-01-11 10:10 PM   #114 
           - This deal is the work of genius.  rug   Aug-01-11 10:12 PM   #116 
              - Pres. Obama protected SS and Medicare benefits from any cuts, contrary to many who said he'd "cave".  ClarkUSA   Aug-01-11 10:14 PM   #120 
                 - His term isn't over yet.  rug   Aug-01-11 10:27 PM   #126 
                    - Never said it was.  ClarkUSA   Aug-01-11 10:54 PM   #136 
  - She dominated the debates  Awsi Dooger   Aug-01-11 10:31 PM   #127 
  - You are correct  quaker bill   Aug-01-11 10:33 PM   #128 
  - I'm not a fan of Obama, but I really don't think Hillary would have been any better.  Luciferous   Aug-01-11 10:33 PM   #129 
  - Hillary would have handled this a lot better than Obama has.  center rising   Aug-01-11 10:33 PM   #130 
  - The Health Care Reform effort would have been far more successful.  Skip Intro   Aug-01-11 10:45 PM   #133 
     - She got ZERO votes on her healthcare plan. Couldn't even get it out of the Dem-controlled committee  AtomicKitten   Aug-01-11 10:58 PM   #141 
        - Wow, you're not serious are you?  Skip Intro   Aug-02-11 07:22 PM   #183 
  - I Agree. Obama is a Weak Leader. n/t  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-01-11 10:56 PM   #137 
  - Yeah, the Tea Partiers would have TOTALLY fallen in line under her command.  CakeGrrl   Aug-01-11 11:02 PM   #145 
  - Never said that. I just want to see someone call them out. :eyes: n/t  cui bono   Aug-02-11 12:51 AM   #163 
     - I seriously doubt you'll see any POTUS doing the firebreathing.  CakeGrrl   Aug-04-11 05:19 PM   #209 
  - Unrec  AlabamaLibrul   Aug-01-11 11:03 PM   #146 
  - With HRC we would have had more and faster aggressive war and less  PufPuf23   Aug-01-11 11:05 PM   #147 
  - Hell, I'd take John Edwards at this point  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   Aug-01-11 11:09 PM   #149 
  - someone needs to kill this meme dead and put a stake in its heart  ibegurpard   Aug-01-11 11:14 PM   #154 
  - You realize, of course, that your opinion means nothing on any subject now  Creideiki   Aug-01-11 11:15 PM   #155 
  - Kinda like my vote in the presidential election. n/t  cui bono   Aug-02-11 01:05 AM   #164 
  - "DLC Clinton"?  The Doctor.   Aug-02-11 06:05 AM   #168 
  - Hillary would have been a "Republican-Democrat".  zanana1   Aug-02-11 08:31 AM   #170 
  - I'm volunteering for the OBAMA campaign again.  zanana1   Aug-02-11 08:37 AM   #171 
  - Why even bring this shit up. Didn't we have enought Hillary bashing during and after the primaries?  Arkansas Granny   Aug-02-11 10:27 AM   #174 
  - The last forty years are a story of wrong choices.  lumberjack_jeff   Aug-02-11 10:44 AM   #177 
  - Horseshit  jpak   Aug-02-11 10:47 AM   #179 
  - Clinton-Bush-Clinton  chrisa   Aug-02-11 10:53 AM   #181 
  - More like Bush-Clinton-Bush-Clinton  TNLib   Aug-04-11 06:54 PM   #212 
  - Me too. Neutral during the primaries, but I think now Clinton would have been better. n/t  Unvanguard   Aug-02-11 10:54 PM   #189 
  - "she would NEVER have let the Republicans run circles around her and play her like a fool."  MilesColtrane   Aug-03-11 01:06 AM   #194 
  - amused by this thread; not as if the Clintons are any sort of lefties, to say the least....  inna   Aug-03-11 01:41 AM   #195 
  - I wish I had supported her. Hillary never pretended to a liberal  Raine   Aug-03-11 03:51 AM   #196 
  - There's no difference  Le Taz Hot   Aug-03-11 07:17 AM   #200 
  - incorrect  Bodhi BloodWave   Aug-03-11 08:40 AM   #202 
  - I can see people are giving you a ton of shit for that comment, but..  Township75   Aug-03-11 08:42 AM   #203 
  - jesus  upi402   Aug-03-11 11:32 PM   #206 
  - Not me - would have been same shit, different channel  Taverner   Aug-04-11 05:12 PM   #208 
  - I kind of do too. I'm not sure she would have done better.  TNLib   Aug-04-11 06:52 PM   #211 
  - S.O.S. and more lies. n/t  Fire1   Aug-04-11 06:56 PM   #213 
  - While we're on the subject....  Scurrilous   Aug-04-11 06:57 PM   #214 
 

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