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Wind Dancer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-06-11 04:23 PM
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29. Fair enough!
Do you think Obama warrants ANY negative discussion given his policies so far?
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  -Obama and Jobs: Why I Don't Believe Him Anymore - by Matt Taibbi kpete  Sep-06-11 02:32 PM   #0 
  - Well, I never did, I'd paid close attention to his record.  Warpy   Sep-06-11 02:35 PM   #1 
  - +1  slay   Sep-06-11 09:34 PM   #46 
  - that's why I've been saying all year  paulkienitz   Sep-07-11 02:32 AM   #53 
  - Wow! The news item on the "Christian" church closing its food bank  AikidoSoul   Sep-07-11 01:56 PM   #93 
  - but many food banks still carry on . . . ours does . . .  DollyM   Sep-07-11 02:24 PM   #96 
  - same here, Warpy  Skittles   Sep-07-11 03:49 AM   #57 
  - Someone else beat you to posting this by a short time.  MineralMan   Sep-06-11 02:37 PM   #2 
  - Yup  Proud Liberal Dem   Sep-06-11 02:43 PM   #5 
  - So it seems. Oh, well...  MineralMan   Sep-06-11 02:48 PM   #10 
  - You aren't making a case in favor of Obama...  Wind Dancer   Sep-06-11 03:47 PM   #15 
  - I'm not trying to make that case. I'm just pointing something out.  MineralMan   Sep-06-11 03:56 PM   #16 
     - Fair enough!  Wind Dancer   Sep-06-11 04:23 PM   #29 
     - So post some positive stuff about Obama.  tblue   Sep-06-11 04:27 PM   #30 
     - Bullshit.  JTFrog   Sep-07-11 09:18 AM   #66 
     - i respect taibbi..he's been relenteless re wall street..wish that obama had been the same  xiamiam   Sep-06-11 04:30 PM   #33 
     - Me too. A lot.  tblue   Sep-06-11 04:58 PM   #38 
     - Obama might wish he could be all relentless against Wall Street  truedelphi   Sep-07-11 02:40 PM   #98 
     - Yeah right.  Fuddnik   Sep-07-11 07:45 AM   #61 
     - As for the posting - yes people sometimes screw up and post things twice -  TBF   Sep-07-11 10:35 AM   #71 
     - I doubt it was meant for that effect.  Rex   Sep-07-11 12:17 PM   #83 
  - So are we throwing this author under the bus also?  Mojorabbit   Sep-06-11 11:06 PM   #48 
  - given that Labor is giving him the finger after three years of nothing,  roguevalley   Sep-06-11 04:04 PM   #21 
  - My take on it is that when the Republicans *and* the Democrats both hate your guts..  Fumesucker   Sep-06-11 02:45 PM   #6 
  - then again, if you stand for nothing, you will be sure to offend  roguevalley   Sep-06-11 04:05 PM   #23 
  - Nonsense  Hawkowl   Sep-07-11 09:18 AM   #65 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-06-11 02:45 PM   #7 
  - I haven't been to FR in weeks. The last time I was there was to see  MineralMan   Sep-06-11 02:47 PM   #8 
  - What are you doing "all over" FR?  Bluebear   Sep-06-11 04:10 PM   #27 
     - Actually I never go over there, I was making an assumption , Waiting to be corrected.  bahrbearian   Sep-06-11 04:16 PM   #28 
        - And you were corrected. I'm not sure what you were implying,  MineralMan   Sep-06-11 06:45 PM   #41 
  - Expect at least 2 each in GD and GDP  JoePhilly   Sep-06-11 02:48 PM   #9 
  - why not base your argument on the content of the posted op-ed?  frylock   Sep-06-11 03:17 PM   #11 
  - Because I don't choose to do that.  MineralMan   Sep-06-11 03:29 PM   #12 
     - taibbi bases his opinion upon stated facts  frylock   Sep-07-11 10:50 AM   #74 
  - Taibbi makes a valid point in his article  paulk   Sep-06-11 04:43 PM   #36 
  - Me too Matt  tgal   Sep-06-11 02:37 PM   #3 
  - The problem still remains....  teddy51   Sep-06-11 02:40 PM   #4 
  - Obama doing what Obama does best.  bvar22   Sep-06-11 03:42 PM   #13 
  - I don't care about campaign mojo. campaigns are nothing. I want  roguevalley   Sep-06-11 04:06 PM   #24 
  - Obama is just a - flim flam man  Jim_Shorts   Sep-07-11 11:48 AM   #80 
     - That really was the point of the clips I posted.  bvar22   Sep-07-11 01:02 PM   #89 
  - More bullshit from Taibbi - Obama's #1 WH guest for two years was  banned from Kos   Sep-06-11 03:47 PM   #14 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-06-11 04:09 PM   #26 
  - I am an Obama supporter! Should we all leave DU? (the few left)  banned from Kos   Sep-06-11 04:27 PM   #31 
     - After tomorrow, probably yes.  tcaudilllg   Sep-07-11 02:14 PM   #94 
  - yeah, Taibbi has actually put his life on the line  newspeak   Sep-07-11 12:02 PM   #81 
  - Matt Taibbi is a very hard working writer. n/t  gulliver   Sep-06-11 03:59 PM   #17 
  - taibbi never did.  spanone   Sep-06-11 04:02 PM   #18 
  - yes, exactly nt  flamingdem   Sep-06-11 04:04 PM   #20 
  - He has become very hard to listen to. I couldn't watch much after "eat your peas."  KoKo   Sep-06-11 10:02 PM   #47 
  - Then don't  creon   Sep-06-11 04:03 PM   #19 
  - Yes he can.  Fuddnik   Sep-07-11 07:50 AM   #62 
     - No problem.  creon   Sep-07-11 02:52 PM   #100 
  - "almost painful to listen to him" - agreed. Partially, that's because he's so good  closeupready   Sep-06-11 04:04 PM   #22 
  - Why should we believe him?  tblue   Sep-06-11 04:30 PM   #32 
  - Observe with a cynical eye, knowing that the alternative WILL be worse.  closeupready   Sep-06-11 05:45 PM   #40 
  - Yup. Fool me once. etc, etc, etc...  truebrit71   Sep-06-11 04:30 PM   #34 
  - +1 nt  hifiguy   Sep-07-11 09:32 AM   #67 
  - same here..and that is really sad because he is a great speaker  xiamiam   Sep-06-11 04:39 PM   #35 
  - that's called being a LIAR  Skittles   Sep-07-11 02:21 AM   #52 
     - That's exactly what Obama is. He's not week. He's not indecisive.  UnrepentantLiberal   Sep-07-11 03:14 AM   #56 
        - That was CampaignObama, a different guy than PresidentObama.  immoderate   Sep-07-11 10:40 AM   #72 
  - Taibbi's right!  Little Star   Sep-06-11 04:08 PM   #25 
  - Exactly how I feel  dreamnightwind   Sep-06-11 04:45 PM   #37 
  - Taibbi nails it again.  bvar22   Sep-06-11 05:24 PM   #39 
  - Don't forget more tax cuts! And budget cuts!  Fuddnik   Sep-07-11 07:57 AM   #64 
  - The economy is so bad Exxon-Mobil had to lay off 25 Congressmen.  merkins   Sep-06-11 07:17 PM   #42 
  - Nice!!!  truebrit71   Sep-07-11 10:00 AM   #70 
  - Bam!  DirkGently   Sep-07-11 11:08 AM   #76 
  - You can say he didn't try to compromise with punk anarchists in Congress.  sfpcjock   Sep-06-11 07:52 PM   #43 
  - The anti-progressive brigade is out trashing Taibbi, I see.  Odin2005   Sep-06-11 09:10 PM   #44 
  - Bill Daly is hardcore when it comes to politics. I wouldn't fuck with him if I were you, Matt.  Major Hogwash   Sep-06-11 09:11 PM   #45 
  - Hogwash  dreamnightwind   Sep-07-11 01:04 AM   #49 
  - That we do.  Mendocino   Sep-07-11 02:33 AM   #54 
  - You wouldn't know a real Democrat if he stood in front of you.  Major Hogwash   Sep-07-11 05:16 PM   #103 
  - Funny, I don't recall a single filibuster.  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-07-11 09:56 AM   #68 
  - Yup, Harry was too busy keeping his powder dry to ACTUALLY call their fucking bluff...  truebrit71   Sep-07-11 09:58 AM   #69 
  - You sound like Alberto Gonzales -- "I don't recall"  Major Hogwash   Sep-07-11 05:14 PM   #102 
     - Ok. Genius, Ms. "Real Democrat", Obama Toady or whatever your name is.  FedUp_Queer   Sep-07-11 05:58 PM   #105 
  - When...WHEN!!!!???  FedUp_Queer   Sep-07-11 11:23 AM   #78 
     - +1  davidwparker   Sep-07-11 02:46 PM   #99 
     - I can't help myself. See, I'm a real Democrat.  Major Hogwash   Sep-07-11 05:13 PM   #101 
        - Are you still here? Hasn't your check from Obama for America arrived yet?  FedUp_Queer   Sep-07-11 05:54 PM   #104 
  - We elected a dem  Mendocino   Sep-07-11 02:12 AM   #50 
  - yes, I miss Paul Wellstone  newspeak   Sep-07-11 12:22 PM   #85 
  - corporate whores LOVE high unemployment  Skittles   Sep-07-11 02:21 AM   #51 
  - Actions Always Speak Louder Than Words  YOHABLO   Sep-07-11 02:38 AM   #55 
  - oh, we'll vote  newspeak   Sep-07-11 12:29 PM   #87 
  - Phony "bi-partisanship:"  blkmusclmachine   Sep-07-11 03:56 AM   #58 
  - K & R  orbitalman   Sep-07-11 07:02 AM   #59 
  - Once again....best predictor of future behavior is past behavior....  tpsbmam   Sep-07-11 07:05 AM   #60 
  - OBAMA/JOBS  maddiemom   Sep-07-11 07:55 AM   #63 
  - Accurate assessment.  Beacool   Sep-07-11 10:48 AM   #73 
  - I was skeptical but hopeful during the campaign, BUT Rahm & the others  emsimon33   Sep-07-11 10:58 AM   #75 
  - I guess tonight is his  femrap   Sep-07-11 11:20 AM   #77 
  - Obama has governed like a midwestern moderate Democrat  Alcibiades   Sep-07-11 11:42 AM   #79 
  - What? Obama to me looks like  newspeak   Sep-07-11 12:15 PM   #82 
     - That doesn't quite address the specific accomplishments  Alcibiades   Sep-07-11 01:39 PM   #91 
        - Today and everyday, the gap between the haves and have nots grows.  county worker   Sep-07-11 02:21 PM   #95 
           - I don't disagree with the premise  Alcibiades   Sep-08-11 09:13 AM   #107 
  - Mat got it right  angry citizen   Sep-07-11 12:18 PM   #84 
  - +1  FreedomVoice   Sep-07-11 12:28 PM   #86 
  - Yup and for people who say "What could he do?"  Ganja Ninja   Sep-07-11 12:33 PM   #88 
  - Yes, yes, yes. (Slaps forehead)  Fire Walk With Me   Sep-07-11 01:04 PM   #90 
  - Yes, it is painful in many ways  OwnedByFerrets   Sep-07-11 01:40 PM   #92 
     - I don't believe him either...  RowdyRacer   Sep-07-11 02:39 PM   #97 
        - LOL  dreamnightwind   Sep-07-11 06:22 PM   #106 
 

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