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leftstreet Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-12-11 01:46 PM
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1. I've heard there's a List of his progressive accomplishments n/t


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  -Has Obama made any initiatives that are not Republican? immoderate  Oct-12-11 01:44 PM   #0 
  - I've heard there's a List of his progressive accomplishments n/t  leftstreet   Oct-12-11 01:46 PM   #1 
  - Now there are two of us, and pretty soon -- a movement!  immoderate   Oct-12-11 01:54 PM   #2 
     - I have a List of Progressive Accomplishments for Nixon. Will that do?  leftstreet   Oct-12-11 02:02 PM   #5 
        - Remember the "negative income tax?" Not accfomplished, but a  immoderate   Oct-12-11 02:13 PM   #8 
           - Yep. We must be old. We should get off our own lawns!!11  leftstreet   Oct-12-11 02:17 PM   #10 
              - I miss him, mostly to kick around, -- but he was not stupid.  immoderate   Oct-12-11 02:33 PM   #14 
  - mmm, popcorn!  Donnachaidh   Oct-12-11 01:55 PM   #3 
  - What are you missing? Metric shitloads, frankly.  TheWraith   Oct-12-11 01:56 PM   #4 
  - I think I accounted for most of the "accomplishments" on the list.  immoderate   Oct-12-11 02:22 PM   #11 
  - Well, when his Democratic stuff gets constantly kneecapped  Blue_Tires   Oct-12-11 02:10 PM   #6 
  - Bust some sick people, I guess! nt  Romulox   Oct-12-11 02:12 PM   #7 
  - Do you mean DINOs will help him? That's true.  immoderate   Oct-12-11 02:24 PM   #12 
  - You shouldn't be bashing DEMS that do Republican shit on a Democratic Message Board!  boston bean   Oct-12-11 02:43 PM   #16 
  - You threaten Dems who don't vote for your agenda with  JDPriestly   Oct-13-11 10:43 AM   #59 
  - pfffftttt...nt  SidDithers   Oct-12-11 02:15 PM   #9 
  - Unrecced for ignoring much. However, I imagine this will  MineralMan   Oct-12-11 02:32 PM   #13 
  - Ignoring? It's a question!  immoderate   Oct-12-11 02:38 PM   #15 
     - It's a question which, to ask, you have to willfully blind yourself.  TheWraith   Oct-12-11 02:44 PM   #17 
     - It's like standing on a beach, and noticing it's made of sand.  immoderate   Oct-12-11 03:55 PM   #33 
        - Some beaches are not sandy ... just as some questions are not worthy of serious discussion.  11 Bravo   Oct-12-11 04:36 PM   #37 
           - I didn't allow that analogies prove anything, much less a simile.  immoderate   Oct-12-11 06:42 PM   #45 
     - It's a rhetorical question. You provided your answer in  MineralMan   Oct-12-11 02:45 PM   #18 
     - So everybody just disdainfully concedes that I'm right?  immoderate   Oct-12-11 03:42 PM   #29 
        - I'm not playing any games.  MineralMan   Oct-12-11 03:54 PM   #32 
           - Got it. I did kind of set people up.  immoderate   Oct-12-11 04:02 PM   #34 
     - I imagine there's a qualifying difference...  LanternWaste   Oct-13-11 10:49 AM   #62 
        - Imagine no dichotomies. It's easy if you try...  immoderate   Oct-13-11 12:26 PM   #66 
  - Obviously, you can recite the litany of FUD.  Bobbie Jo   Oct-12-11 02:54 PM   #19 
  - ?  immoderate   Oct-12-11 03:32 PM   #24 
     - Depends who you ask....  Bobbie Jo   Oct-12-11 03:43 PM   #31 
        - So you were disillusioned about DUers, but have no questions about the guy...  immoderate   Oct-12-11 06:51 PM   #47 
           - Did I say that?  Bobbie Jo   Oct-12-11 08:26 PM   #50 
              - Nor did you say anything comprehensible to me.  immoderate   Oct-12-11 08:32 PM   #51 
                 - Comprehend this...  Bobbie Jo   Oct-15-11 10:51 AM   #76 
                    - Is there one? Has Obama ever pushed a liberal initiative?  immoderate   Oct-15-11 11:19 AM   #78 
                       - Well...  Bobbie Jo   Oct-15-11 11:50 AM   #79 
                          - I'm not beyond snark (if I know what that is) however...  immoderate   Oct-15-11 12:39 PM   #82 
                             - Oh, I see your goal post  Bobbie Jo   Oct-15-11 01:26 PM   #83 
                                - Nonsense. I set no such goal.  immoderate   Oct-15-11 11:54 PM   #84 
                                   - What you're suggesting here....  Bobbie Jo   Oct-16-11 09:47 AM   #85 
                                      - I don't think there is an acceptable answer. And you can't find one.  immoderate   Oct-16-11 11:43 AM   #86 
                                         - See post #79  Bobbie Jo   Oct-16-11 02:32 PM   #87 
                                            - Oh no. You are trying to put me in a loop.  immoderate   Oct-16-11 02:49 PM   #88 
                                               - A loop you have created....  Bobbie Jo   Oct-16-11 06:13 PM   #89 
                                                  - I guess I'm ignoring all those great answers.  immoderate   Oct-16-11 07:36 PM   #90 
  - One more for the slag heap...  JuniperLea   Oct-12-11 02:55 PM   #20 
  - What took so long?  immoderate   Oct-12-11 03:26 PM   #22 
  - The OP has a good question.  RC   Oct-12-11 03:26 PM   #23 
     - exactly. pretty darn depressing.  inna   Oct-12-11 08:57 PM   #53 
  - dupe  JuniperLea   Oct-12-11 02:56 PM   #21 
  - Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-12-11 03:35 PM   #25 
  - Ended DADT  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-12-11 03:35 PM   #26 
  - Stopped defending DOMA in court  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-12-11 03:36 PM   #27 
  - Do you think that offsets shutting down pot dispensaries.  immoderate   Oct-12-11 04:51 PM   #38 
  - unless i'm wrong  Bodhi BloodWave   Oct-12-11 09:09 PM   #54 
  - I think you are wrong.  immoderate   Oct-13-11 09:23 AM   #57 
  - Absolutely  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-13-11 07:38 AM   #55 
  - Talk to some patients.  immoderate   Oct-13-11 09:28 AM   #58 
  - Good job moving the goal posts.  NYC Liberal   Oct-13-11 10:50 AM   #63 
     - No I hedged pretty well in my OP.  immoderate   Oct-13-11 12:45 PM   #67 
  - You've pretty much exhausted the list, Freddie Stubbs, pitifully short as that list.  JDPriestly   Oct-13-11 10:45 AM   #60 
  - Buzz ... What are "Brain cells", Alex.  JoePhilly   Oct-12-11 03:37 PM   #28 
  - The initiatives cannot be Republican, he is a Democrat, but.....  blindpig   Oct-12-11 03:43 PM   #30 
  - Not that I'm aware of.  mmonk   Oct-12-11 04:31 PM   #35 
  - Some token accomplishments for the list, but the core, significant policies  woo me with science   Oct-12-11 04:34 PM   #36 
  - Thanks. Looks like I'm unrecced to oblivion.  immoderate   Oct-12-11 04:53 PM   #39 
  - Lots of unrecs -- but no answers (besides minor social reforms.)  immoderate   Oct-12-11 04:55 PM   #40 
  - That is a LIST I would like to see.  bvar22   Oct-12-11 05:07 PM   #41 
  - Here ya go here's a list of lists. Peruse the links for relevant ones that answer your question.  Tx4obama   Oct-12-11 05:10 PM   #42 
  - Thanks. I appreciate your extensive efforts here.  immoderate   Oct-12-11 05:32 PM   #43 
     - Also, here's something to see  Tx4obama   Oct-12-11 07:51 PM   #48 
        - I'm a Rachel fan, and I have seen that.  immoderate   Oct-12-11 08:24 PM   #49 
        - That list Rachel read is embarrassingly short of truly liberal policies.  JDPriestly   Oct-13-11 10:47 AM   #61 
  - FAIL.  Lil Missy   Oct-12-11 05:42 PM   #44 
  - You or me?  immoderate   Oct-12-11 06:44 PM   #46 
  - k&r  inna   Oct-12-11 08:51 PM   #52 
  - Still under water. Must be about 50 unrecs.  immoderate   Oct-13-11 08:52 AM   #56 
  - I imagine there's a difference between being scared and simply dismissing a thing  LanternWaste   Oct-13-11 10:52 AM   #65 
     - Well put. And speaking of disingenuous...  immoderate   Oct-13-11 01:02 PM   #68 
  - Yes, he has. What an absurd question. n/t  NYC Liberal   Oct-13-11 10:51 AM   #64 
  - Cash for Clunkers  B Calm   Oct-13-11 01:50 PM   #69 
  - Yeah, the auto manufacturers really hated that one.  immoderate   Oct-13-11 05:06 PM   #72 
     - I drive for a company that makes bumpers for the auto manufacturers  B Calm   Oct-15-11 07:52 AM   #73 
        - My point is that Obama never does anything to disturb the wealth disparity.  immoderate   Oct-15-11 10:19 AM   #74 
           - and my point is it saved US manufacturing jobs. Of course the  B Calm   Oct-15-11 10:56 AM   #77 
  - Wow. Welcome to another edition of trolling for dollars. -1 n/t  deacon   Oct-13-11 02:07 PM   #70 
  - Congratulations on your new trade agreements.  immoderate   Oct-13-11 05:05 PM   #71 
  - He turned me into a newt.  flvegan   Oct-15-11 10:20 AM   #75 
  - Well, yes . . . .  Jack Rabbit   Oct-15-11 12:05 PM   #80 
  - I'll grant DADT (despite the obvious use of the military overall) and the small bore green projects  TheKentuckian   Oct-15-11 12:37 PM   #81 
 

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