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KittyWampus Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-06-11 07:37 AM
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26. Obama as "closet republican" is the folly of a very tiny slice of ideologues.
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  -Obama may be the 99 catalyst salinen  Nov-05-11 09:05 PM   #0 
  - the great liberal hope turned out to be a closet republican lol nt  msongs   Nov-05-11 09:40 PM   #1 
  - he was never in the closet about his republicanism.  KG   Nov-06-11 05:43 AM   #14 
  - I am SO SICK......  sendero   Nov-06-11 05:58 AM   #15 
  - too bad.  KG   Nov-06-11 06:28 AM   #17 
  - Yeah...  sendero   Nov-06-11 06:35 AM   #19 
     - ha-ha.  KG   Nov-06-11 06:37 AM   #20 
        - I don't need anything else...  sendero   Nov-06-11 06:41 AM   #21 
  - Oooh, campaign speeches!  Lizzie Poppet   Nov-06-11 07:52 AM   #30 
     - Go figure..  sendero   Nov-06-11 02:14 PM   #40 
  - Yes.  LWolf   Nov-06-11 01:26 PM   #39 
  - Obama as "closet republican" is the folly of a very tiny slice of ideologues.  KittyWampus   Nov-06-11 07:37 AM   #26 
  - Oh, he was a catalyst for the demonstrations, alright.  Marr   Nov-05-11 09:43 PM   #2 
  - +99  rug   Nov-06-11 01:14 PM   #38 
  - That's really the story  salinen   Nov-07-11 09:10 AM   #43 
  - ironically, I expected him to be more progressive to PROTECT the 1% from revolution  yurbud   Nov-05-11 09:50 PM   #3 
  - I've thought about the exact thing you're describing.  Kaleko   Nov-06-11 02:38 AM   #11 
     - Naww for sure. The dude isn't ant closet revolutionary! That just desperate  Huey P. Long   Nov-06-11 07:06 AM   #23 
     - both could be true. Like a taxi driver collecting a generous tip from a lone klansman for a ride  yurbud   Nov-06-11 11:53 AM   #31 
     - Right. The duplicity needed to pull off such a trick,  Kaleko   Nov-06-11 02:43 PM   #41 
     - He's not smart enough to do such a thing. People keep expressing how intelligent Obama is, but  Exilednight   Nov-06-11 01:07 PM   #34 
  - Really! NOT sure that it is/was intentional, but fascinated by the fact that that is the way it has  patrice   Nov-05-11 11:29 PM   #4 
  - Let's be clear, just as V called it.  Firebrand Gary   Nov-06-11 01:43 AM   #5 
  - Perhaps...  WiffenPoof   Nov-06-11 02:04 AM   #6 
  - I agree. I voted but I did not volunteer  emsimon33   Nov-06-11 02:07 AM   #7 
  - Then this will blow your mind.  Firebrand Gary   Nov-06-11 02:16 AM   #8 
  - Obama's predictable pattern of "bad" negotiating  OnyxCollie   Nov-06-11 02:24 AM   #9 
  - Do you think that is it or is it that he has no control over it?  Firebrand Gary   Nov-06-11 02:33 AM   #10 
  - Does it explain how he loaded up all his assistants and advisors w/ Goldman Sachs?  Huey P. Long   Nov-06-11 07:45 AM   #27 
  - "as far as your concerned" indeed. The facts prove you wrong. But so many DU'ers love clinging to  KittyWampus   Nov-06-11 07:45 AM   #28 
  - Yep  salinen   Nov-07-11 09:15 AM   #44 
  - It's cute how 2010 is used as an excuse while ignoring what did/did not happen 2008-2010.  Edweird   Nov-06-11 06:33 AM   #18 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-06-11 05:13 AM   #12 
  - He also told them that they would have to  malaise   Nov-06-11 05:40 AM   #13 
  - That's bullshit. It's been well documented that Obama Inc has done everything possible to keep  Exilednight   Nov-06-11 01:10 PM   #35 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-06-11 05:59 AM   #16 
  - He ran as a 'changer', but for some reason he always ends up advocating FAR RW policy.  Edweird   Nov-06-11 06:47 AM   #22 
  - fair pay act, hate crime legislation, food safety, DADT repeal, student loan reform  Motown_Johnny   Nov-06-11 07:36 AM   #25 
     - The first item I'm going to bring up is the 'individual mandate'. Far RW policy.  Edweird   Nov-06-11 02:58 PM   #42 
  - he did produce meaningful progressive legislation, it is just that some people refuse to accept it  Motown_Johnny   Nov-06-11 07:32 AM   #24 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-06-11 07:46 AM   #29 
  - Yup, I suppose all those foreign press articles are dead wrong also?  robdogbucky   Nov-06-11 12:24 PM   #33 
  - There's not a progressive thing on that list. Most of it is centrist police and the few remaining  Exilednight   Nov-06-11 01:11 PM   #37 
  - Mr. Hope-Change became Mr. Defend-The-Status-Quo.  Odin2005   Nov-06-11 12:13 PM   #32 
  - I am so conflicted about some of the reality here, but felt it right after his initial  lonestarnot   Nov-06-11 01:10 PM   #36 

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