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gristy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-05-11 11:06 PM
Response to Reply #30
44. Very good point.
A cliche fits here too: better to play offense rather than defense!
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  -I think I just had an epiphany why Obama wants to address Congress, instead of a WH address. TheWraith  Sep-05-11 01:30 PM   #0 
  - Yeah. Got a point there.  backscatter712   Sep-05-11 01:34 PM   #1 
  - He needs actions not witnesses ,most of us know Brian A Scates was..  orpupilofnature57   Sep-05-11 01:36 PM   #2 
  - You Lie!!1!  Scurrilous   Sep-05-11 01:38 PM   #3 
  - Agreed  TX Thinker   Sep-05-11 01:40 PM   #4 
  - As will the empty Republican seats!  polmaven   Sep-05-11 01:41 PM   #5 
  - Has there been more than one that announced he wouldn't  doc03   Sep-05-11 01:55 PM   #6 
  - No, but  polmaven   Sep-05-11 02:11 PM   #13 
  - If Democrats did that we'd boil them in Oil ,they'll be revered by the Pukers  orpupilofnature57   Sep-05-11 01:56 PM   #7 
  - makes for good theator later...........  Historic NY   Sep-05-11 02:00 PM   #9 
     - I can't wait to see what Colbert does with this!  Yavapai   Sep-05-11 02:15 PM   #17 
  - Nobody will watch that speech  wuushew   Sep-05-11 02:03 PM   #10 
     - speech is before game time.  MH1   Sep-05-11 02:13 PM   #15 
     - The Packers are playing the Saints at 8:00..  polmaven   Sep-05-11 02:14 PM   # 
        - He'll have to be more on time than today.  FarCenter   Sep-05-11 03:00 PM   #25 
  - Yep, the Bully Pulpit. nt  bemildred   Sep-05-11 02:00 PM   #8 
  - If he gives stirring speeches...  Davis_X_Machina   Sep-05-11 02:07 PM   #11 
     - The first goal of US politics is to get elected.  bemildred   Sep-05-11 02:14 PM   #16 
     - I don't know a non-hereditary...  Davis_X_Machina   Sep-05-11 02:16 PM   #18 
        - So that definitely applies to us, yes? nt  bemildred   Sep-05-11 02:54 PM   #24 
     - For the extensive pension plan  izquierdista   Sep-05-11 03:08 PM   #26 
        - Now there is some "entitlements". nt  bemildred   Sep-05-11 03:11 PM   #27 
  - 13 Dimensional Chess again?  Doctor_J   Sep-05-11 02:09 PM   #12 
  - "13 Dimensional Ches"? No, it's more like  pnorman   Sep-05-11 02:28 PM   #20 
  - Face to face, he has had his moments...  kentuck   Sep-05-11 02:12 PM   #14 
  - Good point. Maybe he can get one of the jackasses to yell "NO" or some such  Rex   Sep-05-11 02:18 PM   #19 
  - I predict that several high profile Republicans will not show up...  kentuck   Sep-05-11 02:31 PM   #21 
  - I'm hopeful that they won't show up because they KNOW that  wiggs   Sep-05-11 10:04 PM   #43 
  - a clear cut, unambiguous that contrasts rather than borrows GOP policies would be better  yurbud   Sep-05-11 02:36 PM   #22 
  - The rethugs already know what to say.  DocMac   Sep-05-11 02:43 PM   #23 
  - Haven't heard much booing in a situation like that  Broderick   Sep-05-11 03:13 PM   #28 
  - That must be it, Obama plays chess and republicans play checkers.  B Calm   Sep-05-11 03:15 PM   #29 
  - Yes, that's been working so well for 32 months  Doctor_J   Sep-05-11 03:57 PM   #32 
  - I don't think the goal should be to show up Republicans for what they are.  sabrina 1   Sep-05-11 03:24 PM   #30 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-05-11 04:01 PM   #34 
  - I guess you're right!  sabrina 1   Sep-05-11 04:40 PM   #38 
  - Very good point.  gristy   Sep-05-11 11:06 PM   #44 
  - Damn right. Its called The Bully Pulpit.  elleng   Sep-05-11 03:49 PM   #31 
  - It's perfect campaign fodder. Show Obama talking up renewable energy, then show...  joshcryer   Sep-05-11 04:00 PM   #33 
  - He ought to say ...  lpbk2713   Sep-05-11 04:02 PM   #35 
  - That and possibly...  gulliver   Sep-05-11 04:04 PM   #36 
  - I tend to agree, but I think the problem there is...  TheWraith   Sep-05-11 04:39 PM   #37 
  - Good in theory, but they will not let out a peep this time. They got their orders.  Safetykitten   Sep-05-11 04:45 PM   #39 
  - Some of them are loose cannons... not very good at "following orders"  scheming daemons   Sep-06-11 01:06 AM   #45 
  - Yeah. I mean are the Republicans going to sit on their hands when  applegrove   Sep-05-11 09:42 PM   #40 
  - My epiphany: Actors need stages  Creideiki   Sep-05-11 09:45 PM   #41 
  - Chess!  LoZoccolo   Sep-05-11 09:46 PM   #42 
  - Yep.  Brigid   Sep-06-11 01:08 AM   #46 

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