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emulatorloo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-15-11 10:41 AM
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24. I posted an answer a minute before you posted that I had no answer
try to keep up.
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  -Seriously, what do Obama and the Democrats have to run on besides fear? MadHound  Aug-15-11 09:52 AM   #0 
  - K&R.  William769   Aug-15-11 09:54 AM   #1 
  - Fear works with right wingers because they are  Harmony Blue   Aug-15-11 09:55 AM   #2 
  - Right wingers are afraid of gay marriage. OTOH Republican rule is a real threat  emulatorloo   Aug-15-11 10:00 AM   #3 
  - I think your perspective is a bit skewed. Obama and Dems will have plenty to run on.  emulatorloo   Aug-15-11 10:02 AM   #4 
  - Really? What major issues that resonate with the public have been victories?  MadHound   Aug-15-11 10:08 AM   #7 
     - As I say, your mind is made up. I am not going to waste my time arguing with you.  emulatorloo   Aug-15-11 10:11 AM   #8 
        - So you're going to disregard what I've been saying about the public?  MadHound   Aug-15-11 10:13 AM   #10 
        - Reality: The public will look at the big issues and hear what the candidates have to say  emulatorloo   Aug-15-11 10:34 AM   #16 
           - The fact is, Obama and the Dems don't have a very good record going either  MadHound   Aug-15-11 10:45 AM   #27 
        - So it's safe to assume you have none.  William769   Aug-15-11 10:15 AM   #11 
        - "assume" made an ass out of you and me.  emulatorloo   Aug-15-11 10:35 AM   #17 
        - In other words, no answer. nt  woo me with science   Aug-15-11 10:35 AM   #18 
        - I posted an answer a minute before you posted that I had no answer  emulatorloo   Aug-15-11 10:41 AM   #24 
        - What point would it serve? To educate others who are reading this thread ...  GOTV   Aug-15-11 11:45 AM   #52 
  - Oh no... I sense "The List" will be posted soon  vi5   Aug-15-11 10:04 AM   #5 
  - lol.. 1000 almost-awsome things!!!!  meow mix   Aug-15-11 10:41 AM   #23 
  - A list of big words.  Jakes Progress   Aug-15-11 02:23 PM   #64 
  - There's Much to Fear  otohara   Aug-15-11 10:05 AM   #6 
  - What I'm saying is that if you run a fear driven campaign,  MadHound   Aug-15-11 10:11 AM   #9 
  - LBJ ran a fear-based campaign against Barry Goldwater in 1964 and  coalition_unwilling   Aug-15-11 10:38 AM   #20 
     - "President Palin" made a lot of Indy's and Mod Republicans think twice in 2008  emulatorloo   Aug-15-11 10:46 AM   #28 
     - I'm not so sure it was 'fear' of President Palin, although such fears  coalition_unwilling   Aug-15-11 10:49 AM   #32 
     - How ironic that BG seems tame  Carolina   Aug-15-11 12:12 PM   #59 
        - Agree wholeheartedly with your assessment of LBJ's presidency. Was  coalition_unwilling   Aug-15-11 12:29 PM   #62 
        - I have always suspected that the Vietnam War  hifiguy   Aug-15-11 02:30 PM   #67 
  - See. theres some of that fear right there.  William769   Aug-15-11 10:17 AM   #12 
     - Works For Me  otohara   Aug-15-11 11:36 AM   #46 
        - It might work for you, it might work for me, but it has never worked for the public at large  MadHound   Aug-15-11 11:39 AM   #48 
           - Works For The GOP  otohara   Aug-15-11 12:03 PM   #57 
              - Well, I'd like to think that the rank and file GOPer is less intelligent than Dems or liberals,  MadHound   Aug-15-11 06:58 PM   #70 
  - DSCC sent me two cards: 'I Am the FIREWALL, Stop the Radical Right in 2012'  Octafish   Aug-15-11 10:28 AM   #13 
  - And I mailed mine back to them without  Carolina   Aug-15-11 12:18 PM   #60 
  - Unrec for using fear to push the agenda.  jaxx   Aug-15-11 10:29 AM   #14 
  - "Using fear to push the agenda"?  MadHound   Aug-15-11 10:40 AM   #22 
  - The agenda to undermine the President.  jaxx   Aug-15-11 10:47 AM   #30 
     - Ah, so now pointing out historical and political reality is undermining the president  MadHound   Aug-15-11 10:50 AM   #34 
        - Don't try to threaten me with election night results.  jaxx   Aug-15-11 11:21 AM   #39 
           - It's not the "majority of Democrats" that you have to worry about  MadHound   Aug-15-11 11:27 AM   #41 
              - Are you speaking for all of them?  jaxx   Aug-15-11 11:32 AM   #43 
                 - If that is what you expect, then you are setting yourself up to be disappointed.  MadHound   Aug-15-11 11:34 AM   #45 
                    - This is not the old days.  jaxx   Aug-15-11 11:40 AM   #49 
                       - Actually they are,  MadHound   Aug-15-11 11:42 AM   #50 
                          - No, they are not.  jaxx   Aug-15-11 11:58 AM   #54 
                             - Fine, continue to display historical ignorance,  MadHound   Aug-15-11 12:00 PM   #55 
  - +1 This post pushes the Don't Bother to Vote in 2012 meme + that serves the Republicans well nt  flamingdem   Aug-15-11 11:30 AM   #42 
     - No, way to completely misread my point  MadHound   Aug-15-11 11:33 AM   #44 
        - You're saying very clearly that Obama and the Dems have done NADA so you imply the meme nt  flamingdem   Aug-15-11 11:38 AM   #47 
           - I say that Obama and the Dems don't have a solid record, especially on big issues,  MadHound   Aug-15-11 11:43 AM   #51 
              - Hey MadHound  Carolina   Aug-15-11 12:23 PM   #61 
  - Why not? It's bamboozled some on the left into thinking they have no other choices before.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Aug-15-11 10:33 AM   #15 
  - It isn't the left that gives Obama bad job approval numbers, it is conservatives.  emulatorloo   Aug-15-11 10:39 AM   #21 
  - Then, I guess he and his adherants needn't worry about the left not voting for them.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Aug-15-11 10:45 AM   #26 
     - Did I make that argument?  emulatorloo   Aug-15-11 10:47 AM   #31 
  - And yet the numbers of apathetic voters continues to climb  MadHound   Aug-15-11 10:47 AM   #29 
     - Apathy? Or, disgust with a corrupt system?  Tierra_y_Libertad   Aug-15-11 10:50 AM   #35 
  - That's just fucking stupid  Uben   Aug-15-11 10:37 AM   #19 
  - Reiterating fear in a different form there,  MadHound   Aug-15-11 10:52 AM   #36 
  - Post The List too!  Bluebear   Aug-15-11 11:25 AM   #40 
  - please don't lump "other Dems" in w/ the Pres, The Progressive Caucus has the solutions. John Lewis!  grahamhgreen   Aug-15-11 10:42 AM   #25 
  - Granted, but the fact is the Progressive Caucus has been neutered,  MadHound   Aug-15-11 10:54 AM   #38 
     - The TTR Party  grahamhgreen   Aug-15-11 02:18 PM   #63 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-15-11 10:49 AM   #33 
  - Government is corporately compromised.  HughBeaumont   Aug-15-11 10:53 AM   #37 
  - They have nothing else..  blindpig   Aug-15-11 11:51 AM   #53 
  - K&R  Carolina   Aug-15-11 12:01 PM   #56 
  - What about the GOP?  BackToThe60s   Aug-15-11 12:03 PM   #58 
  - A bunch here will deny it, but that is what they will run on.  Jakes Progress   Aug-15-11 02:24 PM   #65 
  - As to the major issues? Nada. Zip.  hifiguy   Aug-15-11 02:28 PM   #66 
  - Certainly. But still, it's impossible to vote Republican. What's the OTHER alternative?  librechik   Aug-15-11 02:39 PM   #68 
     - That's the whole point,  MadHound   Aug-15-11 06:15 PM   #69 
 

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