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AngkorWot Donating Member (792 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-25-11 03:48 PM
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17. The working class organized the guillotines
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  -Is it the French Revolution yet? XemaSab  Oct-25-11 03:27 PM   #0 
  - K&R nt  TBF   Oct-25-11 03:29 PM   #1 
  - No. President Obama will keep his head  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-25-11 03:30 PM   #2 
  - LOL  mmonk   Oct-25-11 06:12 PM   #39 
  - Has our hope-and-change President uttered "Apres moi, le deluge?" yet?  villager   Oct-25-11 03:31 PM   #3 
  - I thought the OWS despised Barack Obama? I heard that here....  FrenchieCat   Oct-25-11 03:33 PM   #4 
  - OWS appears to be ignoring Obama n/t  leftstreet   Oct-25-11 03:34 PM   #5 
  - So guess he's returning the favor.....  FrenchieCat   Oct-25-11 03:37 PM   #8 
  - And Obama appears to be ignoring OWS. nt  DocMac   Oct-25-11 03:45 PM   #14 
     - He may have spoken more about them, then they have about him.  FrenchieCat   Oct-25-11 03:49 PM   #18 
  - The Bay Area may be his base  XemaSab   Oct-25-11 03:39 PM   #11 
     - I'm in Oakland,  FrenchieCat   Oct-25-11 03:47 PM   #16 
     - Plus it has a nice view.  Major Hogwash   Oct-25-11 05:40 PM   #37 
  - Are Obama critics really that desperate?  AngkorWot   Oct-25-11 03:35 PM   #6 
  -'s that bad.  FrenchieCat   Oct-25-11 03:38 PM   #9 
  - Oh, I've seen them moan & groan at much less. You should get over to GD:P sometime. n/t.  apocalypsehow   Oct-25-11 04:33 PM   #28 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-25-11 03:37 PM   #7 
  - Is calling for the Democratic President to be decapitated against the DU rules?  tridim   Oct-25-11 03:38 PM   #10 
  - Why do people always look at the French Revolution through the eyes of the Ruling Class?  leftstreet   Oct-25-11 03:43 PM   #13 
     - The working class organized the guillotines  AngkorWot   Oct-25-11 03:48 PM   #17 
     - We, the French, didn't see positive change materialize for a long time....  FrenchieCat   Oct-25-11 03:55 PM   #20 
        - Since you've decided to diss Napoleon, I'd like to remind this  coalition_unwilling   Oct-25-11 04:30 PM   #26 
           - Yes, he was an early version of the Neocons.....  FrenchieCat   Oct-25-11 04:34 PM   #29 
           - Are you denying that his forces abolished serfdom wherever  coalition_unwilling   Oct-25-11 06:15 PM   #41 
              - Napoleon was a complex being......  FrenchieCat   Oct-25-11 07:12 PM   #45 
              - Are you denying that the Conquistador's abolished human sacrifice in Mesoamerica wherever  apocalypsehow   Oct-25-11 08:49 PM   #48 
           - Napoleon was a dictator who plunged Europe into any number of needless internecine wars.  apocalypsehow   Oct-25-11 04:38 PM   #30 
              - Well, if you were a serf at the time and were liberated by  coalition_unwilling   Oct-25-11 06:13 PM   #40 
                 - Except, they weren't "liberated": they were conquered, by a foreign invader who then imposed their  apocalypsehow   Oct-25-11 08:25 PM   #46 
                    - Sorry for the typo with 'emaphsis' - having major mouse and sticky key problems  coalition_unwilling   Oct-25-11 08:40 PM   #47 
                       - Your argument does not impress me, and your attempts to attribute beliefs to others that you have  apocalypsehow   Oct-25-11 08:57 PM   #49 
                          - My argument may not impress you, but I nailed your ass on that  coalition_unwilling   Oct-25-11 09:08 PM   #50 
                             - Well, I was his grandfather, so there.  apocalypsehow   Oct-25-11 09:12 PM   #51 
                                - Actually, I've always regretted not having taken more courses in  coalition_unwilling   Oct-25-11 09:21 PM   #52 
     - When things get that far,  DocMac   Oct-25-11 03:57 PM   #21 
     - Because most people don't know about...  ellisonz   Oct-25-11 04:58 PM   #32 
  - In Hollywood, the tab was $38K per couple, but fundraising goes with the territory.  No Elephants   Oct-25-11 03:42 PM   #12 
  - Will Madame DeFarge be attending?  Tierra_y_Libertad   Oct-25-11 03:47 PM   #15 
  - No, so far it's the Spanish Inquisition.  dtexdem   Oct-25-11 03:52 PM   #19 
  - OP, your CYA edit doesn't matter, you're still calling for his head.  tridim   Oct-25-11 04:16 PM   #22 
  - Just poking at him, like Perry......  FrenchieCat   Oct-25-11 04:22 PM   #23 
  - I think she was saying "Let 'em eat cake"  KamaAina   Oct-25-11 04:25 PM   #25 
     - Exactly  XemaSab   Oct-25-11 05:29 PM   #33 
  - And Gov. Jerry Brown (who used to be Oakland Mayor) has been  coalition_unwilling   Oct-25-11 04:24 PM   #24 
  - I give you a rec for the content, but a no-no for the title of the post. I'd say, Out of touch much  Divine Discontent   Oct-25-11 04:31 PM   #27 
  - If Obama can get money for his campaign and the DNC from wealthy  gateley   Oct-25-11 04:53 PM   #31 
  - Why is "work" defined here as pandering to rich donors  XemaSab   Oct-25-11 05:31 PM   #34 
     - I think he is ALSO helping the 99 percent, don't you? Getting  gateley   Oct-25-11 06:34 PM   #44 
  - No. Because I don't have my fluffy shirt yet.  Major Hogwash   Oct-25-11 05:35 PM   #35 
  - he is asking those who can afford it to give that much money for the election campaign  JI7   Oct-25-11 05:37 PM   #36 
  - No, no one has called an assembly of the Estates-General  FarCenter   Oct-25-11 06:12 PM   #38 
  - Ah, but there are now provisional calls for a National Assembly  coalition_unwilling   Oct-25-11 06:17 PM   #42 
  - i don't think the USA needs a second bourgeois-democratic revolution  BOG PERSON   Oct-25-11 06:20 PM   #43 
  - Fortunately, in a civilized democracy, violence, bloodshed and guillotines are unnecessary.  Nye Bevan   Oct-25-11 09:46 PM   #53 

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