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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-03-11 10:49 PM
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25. You're looking at one election. The OP is looking at our future.
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  -We need a challenger from the left at this point in history. mmonk  Aug-03-11 10:10 PM   #0 
  - Will you vote for the Democratic Party's incumbent President Barack Obama in 2012?  ClarkUSA   Aug-03-11 10:14 PM   #1 
  - You bet. Who would you suggest? Romney, Bachmann or maybe Perry, if he runs?  demosincebirth   Aug-03-11 10:30 PM   #11 
  - And who should this challenger be?  MrScorpio   Aug-03-11 10:14 PM   #2 
  - I think Gore should run.  Skink   Aug-03-11 10:23 PM   #8 
  - Gore is a loser That bowed down to Baby Bush in 2000. I want someone willing to fight not  rhett o rick   Aug-03-11 11:40 PM   #50 
     - Gore won the Florida Supreme Court case  Art_from_Ark   Aug-04-11 12:39 AM   #56 
        - We have to draw the line somewhere. That would have been a great  rhett o rick   Aug-04-11 08:56 AM   #72 
        - Dup  rhett o rick   Aug-04-11 08:56 AM   #73 
        - Gore picked Lieberman as his running-mate.  FiveGoodMen   Aug-04-11 05:25 PM   #87 
  - It doesn't matter. There needs one for representative purposes if nothing else.  mmonk   Aug-04-11 06:55 AM   #59 
  - Bernie Sanders for President in 2012  UnrepentantLiberal   Aug-05-11 09:18 PM   #99 
  - There is a significant loss of generational memory in this country. I'm starting  RKP5637   Aug-03-11 10:15 PM   #3 
  - This is probably the most astute post on this site currently.  Horse with no Name   Aug-03-11 10:28 PM   #10 
  - I think a lot of younger people are focused on "win at all cost"  EFerrari   Aug-03-11 10:40 PM   #18 
  - +1000  MissDeeds   Aug-04-11 07:17 AM   #63 
  - i`m 64 and i tell my kids about the 60`s and 70`s....  madrchsod   Aug-03-11 10:32 PM   #13 
  - Yep! And back then one had to really try hard not to have a job. Back then if you  RKP5637   Aug-03-11 10:57 PM   #29 
  - Please make this an OP.  Stinky The Clown   Aug-03-11 10:42 PM   #19 
  - OK, I will. Glad you liked it ... n/t  RKP5637   Aug-03-11 10:58 PM   #32 
  - I agree.  mmonk   Aug-03-11 10:58 PM   #31 
  - I know. My grandfather always talked about the good old days  Number23   Aug-04-11 12:28 AM   #55 
     - This is really the saddest part of these good ol' day threads  tammywammy   Aug-04-11 07:23 AM   #64 
     - My concern was not of good old days being better, but rather that  RKP5637   Aug-04-11 08:51 AM   #71 
     - I agree  Number23   Aug-04-11 04:40 PM   #84 
     - I was thinking more of the 60's and 70's when we were climbing out of  RKP5637   Aug-04-11 07:53 AM   #68 
     - My mother was born in the early 1950s  Number23   Aug-04-11 04:44 PM   #85 
        - I certainly hope you are not putting me in that category of some old  RKP5637   Aug-04-11 05:03 PM   #86 
           - I'm not making this a racial issue  Number23   Aug-04-11 06:18 PM   #95 
              - I lived through it so it's not unfamiliar to me. Thanks for getting back and  RKP5637   Aug-04-11 06:40 PM   #96 
     - Thank you.  Empowerer   Aug-05-11 09:17 PM   #98 
  - Recommend  xchrom   Aug-03-11 10:19 PM   #4 
  - We do, but I wouldn't put money on it happening.  Forkboy   Aug-03-11 10:20 PM   #5 
  - The thing about the Tea Klan destabilizing the government is  EFerrari   Aug-03-11 10:43 PM   #20 
     - I would certainly welcome more shaking.  Forkboy   Aug-03-11 10:44 PM   #21 
  - Or would you rather have someone who can actually win??  cbdo2007   Aug-03-11 10:22 PM   #6 
  - Win what exactly? We're in reverse throttle.  mmonk   Aug-04-11 07:30 AM   #65 
     - So....would you say we are more conservative or more liberal as a whole....  cbdo2007   Aug-04-11 08:40 AM   #70 
        - Breaking it down  SOS   Aug-04-11 09:55 AM   #76 
  - I'm voting for the Democratic President Barack Obama.  jaxx   Aug-03-11 10:22 PM   #7 
  - Goody for you. You like where we are today I assume. nm  rhett o rick   Aug-03-11 10:39 PM   #17 
  - I like it a whole lot better than where we were in 2008.  jaxx   Aug-03-11 10:49 PM   #24 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Aug-03-11 11:35 PM   #46 
  - I will not. Not the guy who is sacrificing  Jack Sprat   Aug-03-11 10:45 PM   #22 
     - What was sacrificed?  jaxx   Aug-03-11 10:53 PM   #28 
        - I'm not a believer anymore.  Jack Sprat   Aug-03-11 11:15 PM   #41 
           - Oh hell yes the pubs will come back for more.  jaxx   Aug-03-11 11:29 PM   #43 
              - Well okay then. n/t  Jack Sprat   Aug-03-11 11:46 PM   #51 
  - let`s face the facts...the party is`t obama`s it`s ours  madrchsod   Aug-03-11 10:24 PM   #9 
  - k & r  girl gone mad   Aug-03-11 10:31 PM   #12 
  - How would anyone further left get what they want passed by this congress? nt  killbotfactory   Aug-03-11 10:33 PM   #14 
  - So you are ok with where we are today? Or are you willing to fight? You decide. nm  rhett o rick   Aug-03-11 10:38 PM   #16 
     - I am not okay with a lot of things, but that hardly changes anything. nt  killbotfactory   Aug-03-11 11:25 PM   #42 
        - No it means a lot. Are you willing to fight, or go willingly into the gas chambers? nm  rhett o rick   Aug-03-11 11:37 PM   #47 
           - Obama's building gas chambers now?  MilesColtrane   Aug-03-11 11:59 PM   #52 
              - So are you going to wait until someone does? nm  rhett o rick   Aug-04-11 10:22 AM   #77 
  - Absolutely we do. Agree with you.  Jack Sprat   Aug-03-11 10:35 PM   #15 
  - Yeah cuz that worked SO well when Kennedy primaried Carter  Turn CO Blue   Aug-03-11 10:46 PM   #23 
  - You're looking at one election. The OP is looking at our future.  EFerrari   Aug-03-11 10:49 PM   #25 
  - Iran hostage crisis? Magically resolved on the day Reagan was sworn in?  gkhouston   Aug-03-11 11:04 PM   #35 
  - SAD  Mr Dixon   Aug-04-11 08:07 AM   #69 
  - Carter was worth keeping  FiveGoodMen   Aug-04-11 05:27 PM   #89 
  - So you recommend to just stick it out as the ship sinks? Is there ever a time  rhett o rick   Aug-05-11 09:11 PM   #97 
  - Congress folks... focus... Congress  stklurker   Aug-03-11 10:49 PM   #26 
  - The House will now be HARDER to take back because  EFerrari   Aug-03-11 10:52 PM   #27 
  - selling point  stklurker   Aug-03-11 11:03 PM   #34 
     - How do you sell the big 3 when Obama went out of his way  EFerrari   Aug-03-11 11:08 PM   #38 
        - He said no benefit cuts.  jaxx   Aug-03-11 11:34 PM   #45 
           - I'm sorry but I'm not stupid enough to believe cuts to providers  EFerrari   Aug-03-11 11:38 PM   #48 
              - That's your problem, not mine.  jaxx   Aug-03-11 11:40 PM   #49 
                 - Not at all. It's very much your problem and your family's problem  EFerrari   Aug-03-11 11:59 PM   #53 
                    - Facts:  jaxx   Aug-04-11 12:11 AM   #54 
  - When Obama announced he was willing to carve up SS and Medicare  Horse with no Name   Aug-03-11 10:58 PM   #30 
     - I think that's right. I imagine myself at somebody's door  EFerrari   Aug-03-11 11:02 PM   #33 
     - I fear that the local Dems are going to feel the blowback of this more  Horse with no Name   Aug-03-11 11:07 PM   #37 
        - Yes, because cuts in federal funding to the states will be felt  EFerrari   Aug-03-11 11:10 PM   #39 
        - My local Dem -- at the state House -- is pushing cuts as well.  FiveGoodMen   Aug-04-11 05:29 PM   #91 
     - Congress and Obama  stklurker   Aug-03-11 11:05 PM   #36 
  - Name some potential "left" candidates.....  BillyJack   Aug-03-11 11:14 PM   #40 
  - Anyone. The point is to fight back while we can.  mmonk   Aug-04-11 07:31 AM   #66 
  - dig up goldwater  upi402   Aug-03-11 11:30 PM   #44 
  - How about kpete and/or madfloridian? How much would it cost to put them on the ballot?  grahamhgreen   Aug-04-11 12:41 AM   #57 
  - yep.  nashville_brook   Aug-04-11 06:45 AM   #58 
  - Where did you grow up?  JoePhilly   Aug-04-11 06:56 AM   #60 
  - I grew up in the generation that desgregated schools, produced low income housing,  mmonk   Aug-04-11 07:43 AM   #67 
  - I would like to see Allan Grayson take on Obama in the primary.  Ganja Ninja   Aug-04-11 07:07 AM   #61 
  - The guy who couldn't keep his own House seat?  Recursion   Aug-04-11 08:58 AM   #75 
     - Do not bring facts to this thread....n/t  msanthrope   Aug-04-11 10:35 AM   #78 
  - K&R  MissDeeds   Aug-04-11 07:11 AM   #62 
  - Dissatisfied Democrats are to Obama's right, for the most part  Recursion   Aug-04-11 08:57 AM   #74 
  - HUH??? Where do you get that? Dissatisfied Democrats are to Obama's right???  Raksha   Aug-04-11 05:38 PM   #93 
  - There is already someone running:  Freddie Stubbs   Aug-04-11 10:40 AM   #79 
  - No, you need a Democratic House  treestar   Aug-04-11 11:26 AM   #80 
  - Sorry. We must have just imagined Obama's glorious "deal-making" these past weeks.  Maven   Aug-04-11 12:21 PM   #81 
     - What do you mean?  treestar   Aug-04-11 12:46 PM   #82 
        - Nonsense. He made plenty of "deals" with PhRMA/Big Insurance behind closed doors  Maven   Aug-04-11 12:51 PM   #83 
  - desperately so  amborin   Aug-04-11 05:25 PM   #88 
  - Strong K&R nt  woo me with science   Aug-04-11 05:28 PM   #90 
  - It makes no sense to you b/c you see only what you want to see  Fire1   Aug-04-11 05:35 PM   #92 
  - A possible scenario if Obama is primaried:  Martin Eden   Aug-04-11 06:08 PM   #94 
  - yes  StarsInHerHair   Aug-05-11 10:04 PM   #100 

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