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orpupilofnature57 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Sep-03-11 11:30 AM
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7. Let them follow Sam Nunn to the Other side.
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  -So That Ignorance Won't Be The Reason Why "Progressives" Are Throwing The President Under The Bus kpete  Sep-03-11 11:12 AM   #0 
  - Maybe you should draft Nader and start a Green Undergound  adhd_what_huh   Sep-03-11 11:18 AM   #1 
  - He supports Obama and shows how "Progressive" he has been, which he HAS.  RBInMaine   Sep-03-11 11:22 AM   #2 
  - Ralph Nader does not supprt Obama.  Moldywart   Sep-03-11 11:28 AM   #6 
  - The link supports Obama by listing all of Obama's  Frances   Sep-03-11 11:25 AM   #4 
  - I'll never disagree with that.  aquart   Sep-03-11 11:37 AM   #10 
  - Yep. Anything he didn't do, it's our fault.  tblue   Sep-03-11 12:25 PM   #30 
     - Whether you like Obama or not  Frances   Sep-03-11 10:07 PM   #47 
  - Did you read the article before you posted?  Octafish   Sep-03-11 11:26 AM   #5 
  - Who ever thought or said he would not sign Lily Ledbetter, etc?  tblue   Sep-03-11 12:04 PM   #17 
  - I remember when Greens were part of DU  HereSince1628   Sep-03-11 11:54 AM   #13 
  - As the national party shifts right, I guess DU has to, too  tblue   Sep-03-11 12:19 PM   #27 
     - No, just don't give Nader and the Greens a reach around.  adhd_what_huh   Sep-03-11 06:57 PM   #46 
        - I support the Greens  XemaSab   Sep-03-11 11:32 PM   #49 
  - +1...nt  SidDithers   Sep-03-11 12:06 PM   #19 
  - Thanks. Good luck though convincing the Purists. They think Kucinich and Sanders are sellouts for  RBInMaine   Sep-03-11 11:23 AM   #3 
  - I like Sanders very much  Frances   Sep-03-11 11:36 AM   #8 
  - Message: "Lower your expectations."  tblue   Sep-03-11 12:09 PM   #20 
  - You crack me up sometimes  Armstead   Sep-03-11 12:22 PM   #28 
  - Let them follow Sam Nunn to the Other side.  orpupilofnature57   Sep-03-11 11:30 AM   #7 
  - Thanks for that. It is remarkable so much  asjr   Sep-03-11 11:37 AM   #9 
  - Frenchie Cat posted a similar list yesterday. People who claim to be  TwilightGardener   Sep-03-11 11:46 AM   #11 
  - Its not that he hasn't done "anything" - that plays into the hands of the "fans"  Peregrine Took   Sep-03-11 12:02 PM   #16 
  - Very large concepts you've just listed--things that are very big and complex.  TwilightGardener   Sep-03-11 12:04 PM   #18 
  - But it is possible to at least TRY instead of perpetuating them  Armstead   Sep-03-11 12:18 PM   #26 
     - You have the right to believe that he hasn't done enough in almost any regard.  TwilightGardener   Sep-03-11 12:29 PM   #32 
        - The key is whether he is doing what I think is best...That's the nature of politics  Armstead   Sep-03-11 12:56 PM   #35 
           - The problem with that is, I don't always know what's best. I really don't.  TwilightGardener   Sep-03-11 01:03 PM   #37 
              - A good point, but it is also necessary to share a set of core beliefs  Armstead   Sep-03-11 01:30 PM   #42 
  - Unless the Prez has a magic wand,  HappyMe   Sep-03-11 12:18 PM   #24 
  - Surviving the concussion of ShrubCo shock dropped on us ,is Heroic  orpupilofnature57   Sep-03-11 01:19 PM   #40 
     - This I agree with--he's been swimming against powerful currents from day one.  TwilightGardener   Sep-03-11 01:30 PM   #43 
     - It's a hundred and fifty years later..  Fumesucker   Sep-03-11 10:13 PM   #48 
  - Yup & K&R  jpak   Sep-03-11 11:53 AM   #12 
  - I thought this Kos poster got it absolutely right in response:  Peregrine Took   Sep-03-11 11:59 AM   #14 
  - +1 nt  NorthCarolina   Sep-03-11 12:13 PM   #21 
  - Pay no attention to that man behind the drone attack.  tblue   Sep-03-11 12:17 PM   #22 
  - That's perfectly said. +1.  RandomKoolzip   Sep-03-11 12:23 PM   #29 
  - Sure but beyond those 111 points what else do you have?  grantcart   Sep-03-11 11:59 AM   #15 
  - ALright! A new package e for The List to enlighten us stupid progressives! Yippee.  Armstead   Sep-03-11 12:17 PM   #23 
  - no never  SwampG8r   Sep-04-11 01:21 AM   #54 
  - That is a lot of STUFF!  Rex   Sep-03-11 12:18 PM   #25 
  - I especially like this one:  kentuck   Sep-03-11 12:28 PM   #31 
  - So, who are you going to believe??  kentuck   Sep-03-11 12:38 PM   #33 
  - Wow. Check out the knee-jerk attacks on a *pro-Obama* article. Based on the source, I assume?  DirkGently   Sep-03-11 12:49 PM   #34 
  - No...The reactions are prompted by the word " ignorance"  Armstead   Sep-03-11 01:01 PM   #36 
     - That doesn't explain Obama defenders attacking a pro-Obama piece. They didn't READ the link.  DirkGently   Sep-03-11 01:36 PM   #44 
  - Many of those items tell only half of the story  LeftyMom   Sep-03-11 01:05 PM   #38 
  - 50% of that list is fluff and cover for worse policies and cuts. 40% of that list isn't  readmoreoften   Sep-03-11 01:15 PM   #39 
  - His Frenemy relationship is selling us down the road as of yet ?  orpupilofnature57   Sep-03-11 01:27 PM   #41 
  - The list brags about the Race to the Top money....  madfloridian   Sep-03-11 01:39 PM   #45 
  - Which just proves how little you know about RTTT. You keep on  johnaries   Sep-04-11 12:12 AM   #50 
     - RTTT is all about test scores. It's about privatization.  madfloridian   Sep-04-11 12:44 AM   #52 
  - Who threw who under the bus, and since day one at that?  BrightSideOfLife   Sep-04-11 12:26 AM   #51 
  - My job is not to keep the president on the bus, it's to hold him accountable. nt  ProgressIn2008   Sep-04-11 01:06 AM   #53 

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