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Cal33 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-17-10 05:25 AM
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82. Someone has very aptly put it: "Today it's no longer blue vs. red,
Dem. vs. Repub. Today it's CORPORATIONS vs. YOU AND ME."

As for Obama, the Repubs. will still continue trying to destroy him.
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  -Obama set to win big victory ThomWV  Dec-16-10 07:40 AM   #0 
  - buh bye...nt  SidDithers   Dec-16-10 07:42 AM   #1 
  - Good bye.  Connie_Corleone   Dec-16-10 07:44 AM   #2 
  - Bye. Kick and rec.  lamp_shade   Dec-16-10 07:45 AM   #3 
  - So long. Farewell. Auf Wiedersehen. Goodbye.  TexasObserver   Dec-16-10 07:51 AM   #4 
  - You're wrong ThomWV  Eddie Haskell   Dec-16-10 08:00 AM   #5 
  - true  Poboy   Dec-16-10 12:44 PM   #41 
  - Oh puleeeezzze!  RichGirl   Dec-16-10 01:17 PM   #46 
     - Where's the left extreme that needs lopped off? n/t  Hydra   Dec-16-10 06:56 PM   #69 
     - The question isn't whether the Democrat/Republican label is right  rapturedbyrobots   Dec-17-10 03:16 AM   #78 
     - Someone has very aptly put it: "Today it's no longer blue vs. red,  Cal33   Dec-17-10 05:25 AM   #82 
     - all wrong, start to finish. nt  tomp   Dec-17-10 06:05 AM   #84 
     - yes, maintaining the status quo is so "liberal" and "democratic"  ima_sinnic   Dec-17-10 10:08 AM   #87 
  - What is it about this issue that struck such a nerve?  Still a Democrat   Dec-16-10 08:04 AM   #6 
  - Could you provide a link to a reputable source on those numbers, please.  theophilus   Dec-16-10 08:33 AM   #15 
  - No offense, but you don't seem to know the numbers - yet you're outraged  Still a Democrat   Dec-16-10 08:57 AM   #23 
  - uh-huh and you know the true numbers but don't supply a link  hfojvt   Dec-16-10 03:25 PM   #58 
  - I have not heard of the numbers being as low as the poster is stating.  truedelphi   Dec-17-10 02:46 AM   #75 
  - What about the estate tax and payroll tax (which is the beginning to end of SS)?  Dawgs   Dec-16-10 08:51 AM   #21 
  - What about it?  Still a Democrat   Dec-16-10 08:55 AM   #22 
     - "The general is reimbursing for the SS" is a fucking disaster for this country.  Dawgs   Dec-16-10 09:48 AM   #29 
  - The main thing for me is the lack of fight from the Democrats and President Obama.  Dawgs   Dec-16-10 09:02 AM   #24 
  - We assume there was no "fight"  Still a Democrat   Dec-16-10 09:06 AM   #25 
  - You seriously believe the payroll tax is a good thing, and that the GOP will let it expire?  Dawgs   Dec-16-10 09:46 AM   #27 
  - This package shows they didn't cave  Still a Democrat   Dec-16-10 09:49 AM   #31 
     - "...would require a new agreement to extend." You mean, like the Bush tax cuts?  Dawgs   Dec-16-10 09:53 AM   #32 
     - "it doesn't cost SS a penny"... (see the included link to see why it's the beginning of the end).  Dawgs   Dec-16-10 09:58 AM   #34 
     - somebody's smoking some funny shit  Donnachaidh   Dec-16-10 10:06 AM   #37 
        - remember that old story about the emperor's new clothes  hfojvt   Dec-16-10 03:36 PM   #60 
  - You can pretend all you want, but the payroll tax is a Republican idea.  Dawgs   Dec-16-10 09:49 AM   #30 
  - so you're more concerned about the appearance of winning  treestar   Dec-16-10 03:16 PM   #56 
  - And when a person takes the time to read the excellent reporting of Matt Taibbi in  truedelphi   Dec-17-10 02:52 AM   #76 
  - You aren't reading? Its been posted all over, even in weeks leading up to this  Poboy   Dec-16-10 09:22 AM   #26 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-16-10 10:40 AM   #38 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Dec-16-10 11:24 AM   #40 
  - just like the original Bush tax cuts, eh?  hfojvt   Dec-16-10 03:23 PM   #57 
  - You have got to be fucking kidding me.  Marr   Dec-16-10 05:12 PM   #66 
  - It's all pretty pathetic, I must say. Nt  xchrom   Dec-16-10 08:07 AM   #7 
  - Maybe you can start an Independent Underground  Uben   Dec-16-10 08:16 AM   #8 
  - Don't speak for ThomWV, but my leaving has nothing do with JUST this one issue.  Dawgs   Dec-16-10 08:50 AM   #19 
  - Obama wins, the people lose. Brings health insurance reform to mind.  NorthCarolina   Dec-16-10 08:21 AM   #9 
  - Stay!! We need people here to counter the "Obama is perfect" crowd!  KansasVoter   Dec-16-10 08:24 AM   #10 
  - I haven't heard much  Control-Z   Dec-16-10 03:06 PM   #55 
  - Take a deep breath.  mmonk   Dec-16-10 08:24 AM   #11 
  - delete.  kentuck   Dec-16-10 08:27 AM   #12 
     - Anyone who knows me knows I was vehemently opposed to it.  mmonk   Dec-16-10 08:28 AM   #13 
        - Sorry mmonk...  kentuck   Dec-16-10 08:30 AM   #14 
           - No problem.  mmonk   Dec-16-10 08:34 AM   #16 
  - Thank God It Passed!  kentuck   Dec-16-10 08:35 AM   #17 
  - I'm with you.  Dawgs   Dec-16-10 08:46 AM   #18 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Dec-16-10 08:51 AM   #20 
  - Bye  Renew Deal   Dec-16-10 09:48 AM   #28 
  - Happy trails.  TwilightGardener   Dec-16-10 09:56 AM   #33 
  - Dude, I hear you.  Hell Hath No Fury   Dec-16-10 10:04 AM   #35 
  - K & R  Scurrilous   Dec-16-10 10:04 AM   #36 
  - I can see the true democrats from the comments on this page.  kentuck   Dec-16-10 10:41 AM   #39 
  - You can still stick around  rucky   Dec-16-10 12:46 PM   #42 
  - So you're a Republican now?  Terry in Austin   Dec-16-10 12:58 PM   #43 
  - is it really  ima_sinnic   Dec-17-10 10:36 AM   #89 
  - Good bye and good riddance.  RichGirl   Dec-16-10 01:05 PM   #44 
  - Is your brother's name Richie?  closeupready   Dec-16-10 01:18 PM   #48 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-16-10 02:21 PM   #52 
  - wow, so the party does NOT need voters?  ima_sinnic   Dec-17-10 10:38 AM   #90 
  - Do not go quietly into the night. Whatever you choose to be, don't abandon the fight  Catherina   Dec-16-10 01:06 PM   #45 
  - Don't blame you for leaving the party.  closeupready   Dec-16-10 01:17 PM   #47 
  - They are now officially the OBAMA tax cuts--given to you by the majority party  Horse with no Name   Dec-16-10 02:17 PM   #49 
  - Nooo!!! Don't punish us like that!!!! Come back! Come back!!  LawnLover   Dec-16-10 02:19 PM   #50 
  - There's the arrogance that has led to many people being disenchanted. nt  Bluebear   Dec-16-10 02:19 PM   #51 
     - Sorry, I won't commiserate with someone who pisses and moans, then just gives up.  LawnLover   Dec-16-10 02:39 PM   #54 
        - We'll see.  Change has come   Dec-17-10 01:57 AM   #73 
        - You WILL when the race is razor thin, and you need every vote under the sun.  Selatius   Dec-17-10 05:06 AM   #80 
           - You wont be needing those votes as well?  Egnever   Dec-18-10 05:13 AM   #92 
  - awww.. you'll come back in 2012  Liberal_in_LA   Dec-16-10 02:21 PM   #53 
  - are you SURE of that?  ima_sinnic   Dec-18-10 04:38 AM   #91 
  - FULL STOP. You don't have to be a Democrat to post here  leftstreet   Dec-16-10 03:30 PM   #59 
  - Obama is genetically related to Cheney. Should we not be surprised?  goforit   Dec-16-10 03:40 PM   #61 
  - Yes, all eighth cousins are exactly alike.  Starbucks Anarchist   Dec-16-10 05:03 PM   #63 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-16-10 05:02 PM   #62 
  - Goodbye, quitter!  Starbucks Anarchist   Dec-16-10 05:03 PM   #64 
  - See ya.  polmaven   Dec-16-10 05:04 PM   #65 
  - bye. don't write.  dionysus   Dec-16-10 06:38 PM   #67 
  - Hate to see you go, ThomWV.  Kermitt Gribble   Dec-16-10 06:42 PM   #68 
  - I'm still a Democrat, I just don't believe that Obama is nt  Raine   Dec-16-10 07:25 PM   #70 
  - I got ejected by the party years ago  Hydra   Dec-16-10 07:41 PM   #71 
  - One termer, guaranteed. He has totally fucked the economy for the next 6 years. n/t  eridani   Dec-16-10 11:43 PM   #72 
  - I know exactly how you feel. But stick around. We need a few sane people here.  BigBearJohn   Dec-17-10 02:02 AM   #74 
  - K&+R  Senator   Dec-17-10 03:00 AM   #77 
  - Stay and fight!  dreamnightwind   Dec-17-10 03:52 AM   #79 
  - Will Obama openly run as a Republican in 2012?  panzerfaust   Dec-17-10 05:19 AM   #81 
  - Not likely a good strategy for him  dreamnightwind   Dec-17-10 06:07 AM   #85 
  - Woo hoo!  Life Long Dem   Dec-17-10 05:43 AM   #83 
  - If "Democrat" means what Obama stands for...I am with you.  BrklynLiberal   Dec-17-10 07:10 AM   #86 
  - Yep, he kicked out the jams  blindpig   Dec-17-10 10:24 AM   #88 

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