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brooklynite Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-08-11 09:09 PM
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47. More specifically...what did you WANT him to say?
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  -Grade the speech charlie and algernon  Sep-08-11 06:44 PM   #0 
  - For content or style?  jpgray   Sep-08-11 06:46 PM   # 
  - Yeah, so the speech gets an A. But what about the policy?  JackRiddler   Sep-09-11 06:32 AM   #54 
  - jp!  tigereye   Sep-09-11 07:57 AM   #65 
  - A  highplainsdem   Sep-08-11 06:46 PM   #1 
  - exactly, A. He was as forceful as he's ever been... The only concern is the medicare comments, but  Divine Discontent   Sep-08-11 06:56 PM   #17 
     - You liked the Free Trade and partial de-funding of SS via payroll tax cuts? Really? /nt  Dragonfli   Sep-08-11 07:39 PM   #33 
        - collectively, where we're at, I think it's what we can expect if we're going to get people to work &  Divine Discontent   Sep-09-11 10:34 AM   #69 
  - meh  Madam Mossfern   Sep-08-11 06:47 PM   #2 
  - Did you choose F? n/t  Avalux   Sep-08-11 06:48 PM   #5 
     - No  Madam Mossfern   Sep-08-11 06:50 PM   #8 
     - YOU PEOPLE WHO VOTED "F" .... why are you here???  trueblue2007   Sep-08-11 07:05 PM   #20 
        - More specifically...what did you WANT him to say?  brooklynite   Sep-08-11 09:09 PM   #47 
        - Because we are democrats and progressives, not spinmeisters for a presidential campaign.  JackRiddler   Sep-09-11 06:35 AM   #55 
           - +1  Jokerman   Sep-09-11 01:24 PM   #77 
  - As a campaign speech it was great.  Autumn   Sep-08-11 06:48 PM   #3 
  - The man is one hell of an orator  marginlized   Sep-08-11 06:48 PM   #4 
  - Fo sho. Just need to follow up the speech with action. He armed himself well with American Jobs Act  Parker CA   Sep-08-11 06:50 PM   #9 
  - Yep. The speech is one thing. Follow up is another.  CTyankee   Sep-08-11 07:07 PM   #27 
     - He said he will tour the country to do just that  rury   Sep-08-11 08:12 PM   #41 
        - touring is a little like campaigning..nt  xiamiam   Sep-08-11 09:08 PM   #46 
           - Yes it is.  emilyg   Sep-08-11 11:36 PM   #49 
  - Thats all a president can really do. Veto or Sign.  FarLeftFist   Sep-08-11 06:52 PM   #11 
     - a great president also crosses the nation to rally the people behind him  charlie and algernon   Sep-08-11 06:58 PM   #18 
        - Not "might" he said he will!!  rury   Sep-08-11 08:09 PM   #39 
  - Someone gave it an "F"? Really? Well "F" you!  11 Bravo   Sep-08-11 06:48 PM   #6 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-08-11 07:05 PM   #23 
  - lol!  Whisp   Sep-09-11 01:07 PM   #75 
  - Right back at ya!  Jokerman   Sep-09-11 01:25 PM   #78 
  - Yes, "fuck those of you who hold different opinions! How dare you?" LOL  TeamsterDem   Sep-09-11 06:09 PM   #83 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-08-11 06:49 PM   #7 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Sep-08-11 06:52 PM   #10 
  - Didn't watch it, don't care.  Blue_In_AK   Sep-08-11 06:53 PM   #12 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-08-11 07:06 PM   #25 
     - Whatever.  Blue_In_AK   Sep-08-11 08:03 PM   #35 
  - You left out  pscot   Sep-08-11 06:53 PM   #13 
  - Thank you. nt.  JanMichael   Sep-08-11 08:14 PM   #42 
  - A (D) or an (F) deserves an explanation! Step forth and enlighten us all.  FarLeftFist   Sep-08-11 06:53 PM   #14 
  - I am one of the three who gave him an F  Lasher   Sep-08-11 07:03 PM   #19 
     - .....  emilyg   Sep-08-11 11:39 PM   #50 
     - Yo emilyg  Lasher   Sep-09-11 01:55 AM   #51 
     - Indeed. I wasn't shown anything new or different. Just more tax cuts and talk about how awesome  Erose999   Sep-09-11 07:31 AM   #61 
     - I thought an "F" would mean he got ZERO right. So, nothing you liked?  FarLeftFist   Sep-09-11 06:19 PM   #85 
  - Loved it - and still love Obama  elfin   Sep-08-11 06:54 PM   #15 
  - A+  proud patriot   Sep-08-11 06:54 PM   #16 
  - nicely done, PP!  tigereye   Sep-09-11 07:59 AM   #66 
     - We are pretty good  proud patriot   Sep-10-11 11:59 AM   #90 
  - Ah.. DU is so predictable.  Shagbark Hickory   Sep-08-11 07:05 PM   #21 
  - Nah, most of the complainers appear to be silent tonight.  joshcryer   Sep-08-11 07:06 PM   #26 
  - B  Motown_Johnny   Sep-08-11 07:05 PM   #22 
  - He can certainly talk the talk...  sagesnow   Sep-08-11 07:06 PM   #24 
  - Every so often I see flashes of brilliance.  AngryOldDem   Sep-08-11 07:11 PM   #28 
  - Speech was good  taught_me_patience   Sep-08-11 07:12 PM   #29 
  - so the "speech was good  choie   Sep-08-11 08:07 PM   #37 
  - and more trade agreements  dana_b   Sep-08-11 08:40 PM   #45 
  - better than doing nothing like the Reps plan to do  tigereye   Sep-09-11 08:00 AM   #67 
     - I'm not sure nothing isn't better on the net. There is more wage destruction and job hemorrhaging  TheKentuckian   Sep-09-11 07:29 PM   #86 
  - Excellent in substance and style!  rusty fender   Sep-08-11 07:13 PM   #30 
  - I gave the man an F.  JackDragna   Sep-08-11 07:15 PM   #31 
  - It would appear by the reaction here that all those Republican ideas are "ours" now.  Dragonfli   Sep-08-11 07:37 PM   #32 
  - Not mine. n/t  EFerrari   Sep-08-11 08:21 PM   #44 
  - Well, it isn't so much that those ideas are "ours" now,  JoeyT   Sep-09-11 10:29 AM   #68 
  - Actually, Jack. . .  ProfessorGAC   Sep-09-11 06:37 AM   #56 
  - Is this really a veiled attack on SS, though?  JackDragna   Sep-09-11 12:47 PM   #71 
     - Fair Point  ProfessorGAC   Sep-09-11 12:56 PM   #72 
  - +1  LWolf   Sep-09-11 07:15 AM   #58 
  - Who cares? Speeches rarely translate into positive action with this WH:  blkmusclmachine   Sep-08-11 07:44 PM   #34 
  - Poster above will be happy to tell you you're ignorant  Blue_In_AK   Sep-08-11 08:04 PM   #36 
  - +1. Add a buck fifty to this speech and you might get a cup of coffee.  Erose999   Sep-09-11 07:35 AM   #62 
     - Believe there was a bigger offer than that in the speech.  sad sally   Sep-09-11 10:35 AM   #70 
        - Money stolen from Grandma, how generous /nt  Dragonfli   Sep-09-11 02:48 PM   #79 
           - Come on, doncha' know with the chained-cpi, Grandmas (like me)  sad sally   Sep-09-11 04:19 PM   #80 
              - That's true, also let us not forget that future foggies will need even less SS and medicare  Dragonfli   Sep-09-11 06:07 PM   #82 
                 - ^ +1,000 ^ n/t  Mimosa   Sep-10-11 12:04 PM   #91 
  - A  rury   Sep-08-11 08:09 PM   #38 
  - B plus plus  gauguin57   Sep-08-11 08:10 PM   #40 
  - 'A' for the pretty words. Great speech.  Shadowflash   Sep-08-11 08:15 PM   #43 
  - A+  Tx4obama   Sep-08-11 09:15 PM   #48 
  - I GIVE HIM AN A++++++++++++++++++++++++  TK421   Sep-09-11 02:29 AM   #52 
  - A  HappyMe   Sep-09-11 06:12 AM   #53 
  - The tone and delivery of the speech was good, the content was D- or so  TheKentuckian   Sep-09-11 06:49 AM   #57 
  - On delivery or substance?  mmonk   Sep-09-11 07:18 AM   #59 
  - Easy A. nt  Modern_Matthew   Sep-09-11 07:21 AM   #60 
  - I gave it a c-. Below Average.  Erose999   Sep-09-11 07:37 AM   #63 
  - A solid "A"!  66 dmhlt   Sep-09-11 07:51 AM   #64 
  - A for attitude, B for content  sfpcjock   Sep-09-11 01:02 PM   #73 
  - Would have been an 'A' if he had left Medicare out of the speech...and if he hadn't caved on similar  truebrit71   Sep-09-11 01:05 PM   #74 
  - For a campaign speech it wasn't quite as snoozewothy as most are.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Sep-09-11 01:16 PM   #76 
  - great choice of words, would like to see some action  onethatcares   Sep-09-11 04:37 PM   #81 
  - The speech was great as usual. - A  MrSlayer   Sep-09-11 06:17 PM   #84 
  - As rhetoric A  swilton   Sep-09-11 08:03 PM   #87 
  - Best speech he's given since he's been President, imho.... except I am  jillan   Sep-09-11 09:04 PM   #88 
  - I thought it was long overdue  raouldukelives   Sep-09-11 09:32 PM   #89 
 

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