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Raine Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-28-11 11:58 AM
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66. I wouldn't
anymore I can't even stand to see or hear him. I usually change the channel whenever he comes on the screen. :argh:
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  -Obama has dampened protest from American liberals though they know he has betrayed them Better Believe It  Mar-27-11 09:11 PM   #0 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Mar-27-11 09:28 PM   #1 
  - Right now I don't know if I would go see him talk if I had a free ticket AND  postulater   Mar-27-11 09:28 PM   #2 
  - I would not attend. nt  Enthusiast   Mar-28-11 04:55 AM   #24 
  - I wouldn't either. n/t  MissDeeds   Mar-28-11 09:38 AM   # 
  - Count me out as well.  Plucketeer   Mar-28-11 06:00 PM   #120 
  - I'd go if someone paid me $500  Hawkowl   Mar-28-11 10:29 AM   #42 
  - I would probably go, protest sign in hand though. nt  obxhead   Mar-28-11 11:27 AM   #55 
  - I wouldn't walk across the street to speak with him again - he has so...  polichick   Mar-28-11 11:33 AM   #58 
  - Only if I had the right to question him....  daleanime   Mar-28-11 11:52 AM   #64 
  - I wouldn't  Raine   Mar-28-11 11:58 AM   #66 
  - You too?  Beacool   Mar-28-11 08:24 PM   #128 
  - I wouldn't either  Ricochet21   Mar-28-11 01:55 PM   #92 
  - We once drove 100 miles to see him and couldn't get in and didn't care -  Peregrine Took   Mar-28-11 09:07 PM   #132 
  - Give Me Your Free Ticket  otohara   Mar-28-11 09:32 PM   #134 
  - I'd totally go  JFN1   Mar-29-11 12:22 AM   #142 
  - mr linh dinh is a very interesting person  madrchsod   Mar-27-11 09:30 PM   #3 
  - I agree  somone   Mar-27-11 10:45 PM   #17 
  - That article is a keeper  somone   Mar-27-11 09:40 PM   #4 
  - Obama made a deal with the devil. The devil said that either Bush/Cheney declare  rhett o rick   Mar-27-11 09:50 PM   #5 
  - The more I see of Obama  hifiguy   Mar-28-11 09:59 AM   #35 
  - Bill Hicks talked about that many years ago...  truebrit71   Mar-28-11 10:01 AM   #36 
  - This needs it's own posting  tavalon   Mar-28-11 11:16 AM   #53 
  - We've had 50+ years of right wing political violence -- that's the only way the rw can rise --  defendandprotect   Mar-28-11 12:32 PM   #75 
  - the only thing that I think isn't true is showing the film: they don't have to.  yurbud   Mar-28-11 01:49 PM   #91 
  - That's why he is no JFK or MLK. We got his back for him and he pisses on us.  RedCloud   Mar-28-11 10:42 AM   #46 
  - Exactly how do we have his back? What can we do to protect him from those willing to do most anythin  rhett o rick   Mar-28-11 04:35 PM   #108 
     - we wouldn't need to protect his back if he would stand up like  roguevalley   Mar-28-11 08:16 PM   #127 
        - The point i was making in post 5 was that he doesnt have a choice.  rhett o rick   Mar-28-11 10:30 PM   #135 
  - I was a precinct captain for Obama...  CoffeeCat   Mar-28-11 10:50 AM   #47 
  - Former presidents have all talked about wealthy controlling nation -- hidden power ....  defendandprotect   Mar-28-11 12:35 PM   #76 
  - Well put. nm  rhett o rick   Mar-28-11 11:51 PM   #138 
  - Yup. They tried to kill FDR too, and failed. With JFK, they didn't make that mistake again. nt.  mistertrickster   Mar-28-11 11:56 AM   #65 
  - You can take that crazy somewhere else  obxhead   Mar-28-11 11:36 AM   #59 
  - It's a quibble. Does Obama cave to special interests because its so much easier, or does he  mistertrickster   Mar-28-11 11:59 AM   #67 
  - Obama is acting rationally  Lisica   Mar-28-11 12:11 PM   #69 
  - At the state America is at, he's sacrificing his own family to BP and nuke industry ....  defendandprotect   Mar-28-11 12:43 PM   #78 
  - It's crazy alright. When people have unlimited power, they will do crazy things. And I am not  rhett o rick   Mar-28-11 04:38 PM   #109 
  - You're probably right. Terrifying thought, but probably true.  Raksha   Mar-28-11 12:54 PM   #83 
  - I don't agree with that scenario. I think he is doing his best to represent his class, not us.  Better Believe It   Mar-28-11 10:45 PM   #136 
     - Then why the change in Bush and Cheney from the egocentric maniacs to the timid mouses  rhett o rick   Mar-28-11 11:57 PM   #139 
  - R&K n/t  Toucano   Mar-27-11 09:51 PM   #6 
  - LOL. This runs counter to reality, but that's OK.  cliffordu   Mar-27-11 09:57 PM   #7 
  - +1  JTFrog   Mar-28-11 12:10 PM   #68 
  - K&R for some food for thought  inna   Mar-27-11 09:57 PM   #8 
  - K&R n/t  OhioChick   Mar-27-11 09:58 PM   #9 
  - This is looking more and more like the reality of the situation:  sabrina 1   Mar-27-11 09:58 PM   #10 
  - Weapons are the only export we lead in - sad beyond words.  polichick   Mar-28-11 11:43 AM   #60 
  - Quite ironic: Obama ... "Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize" -- !!!  defendandprotect   Mar-28-11 12:44 PM   #79 
  - "the recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize"  Shining Jack   Mar-28-11 07:56 PM   #125 
     - I suppose if you believe that 'war is peace'  sabrina 1   Mar-29-11 12:35 AM   #143 
        - Sorry, I've been up for too long and what I said is not what I meant.  Shining Jack   Mar-29-11 04:38 AM   #145 
           - No, your comment was fine. I should have used the  sabrina 1   Mar-29-11 12:00 PM   #149 
  - "The President of the United States is a traveling salesman for the military industrial complex." .  iwishiwas   Mar-27-11 10:17 PM   #11 
  - Yeah, we got taken on this last deal  Skip_In_Boulder   Mar-27-11 10:22 PM   #12 
  - How about Sen. Bernie Sanders for Plan B?  defendandprotect   Mar-28-11 12:46 PM   #80 
     - Wow, didn't know about that.  Shining Jack   Mar-28-11 08:02 PM   #126 
  - That was brutal.  bvar22   Mar-27-11 10:24 PM   #13 
  - We been neo-conned.  grahamhgreen   Mar-27-11 10:27 PM   #14 
  - That article is very true.  Autumn   Mar-27-11 10:27 PM   #15 
  - Where is the Positive side??  opihimoimoi   Mar-27-11 10:38 PM   #16 
  - "Offshoring began under Clinton...  ProSense   Mar-27-11 10:54 PM   #18 
  - off shoring started in the mid 70`s and it has`t stopped  madrchsod   Mar-27-11 10:57 PM   #19 
  - But Clinton's NAFTA and almost-free-trade-with-China deals put it in overdrive nt  MannyGoldstein   Mar-28-11 05:50 PM   #117 
  - "Obama's policies resulting in the same outsourcing that Clinton's did."  MannyGoldstein   Mar-28-11 05:53 PM   #118 
  - Funny, I don't feel the least bit betrayed!  UrbScotty   Mar-27-11 11:47 PM   #20 
  - you support all of these policies?  2banon   Mar-28-11 10:36 AM   #43 
     - Show me the evidence. Which of these has Obama done?  UrbScotty   Mar-28-11 04:53 PM   #114 
  - According to the complainers site......  jaxx   Mar-28-11 12:15 AM   #21 
  - Common Dreams is not a 'fine upstanding site'? You are truly sad. nt  Bluebear   Mar-28-11 01:26 AM   #23 
  - Common Dreams used to be a very good site.  QC   Mar-28-11 07:25 AM   #28 
     - Why should they have stopped?  dbackjon   Mar-28-11 09:55 AM   #34 
     - I guess I should have added the sarcasn smiley.  QC   Mar-28-11 10:05 AM   #37 
        - Ok - sorry :) Missed that sarcasm  dbackjon   Mar-28-11 11:10 AM   #50 
        - It's the "It's OK when OUR guy does it" thing again.  Ken Burch   Mar-28-11 04:44 PM   #111 
     - It's just a site for dissident complainers now!  Bluebear   Mar-29-11 12:07 AM   #141 
        - They never really, well, you know. n/t  QC   Mar-29-11 09:18 AM   #148 
  - Stop shooting the messenger - the sooner you wake up, the better.  polichick   Mar-28-11 11:45 AM   #61 
  - The messenger had nothing to say.  jaxx   Mar-28-11 01:41 PM   #89 
  - The conclusions you reach are somewhat horrifying.  Tatiana   Mar-28-11 02:33 PM   #96 
     - Good luck with that.  Bluebear   Mar-29-11 12:06 AM   #140 
  - Betrayed?  Rincewind   Mar-28-11 12:56 AM   #22 
  - I think he meant "liberal" as in "left" not liberal as in "neo"  liberation   Mar-28-11 04:48 PM   #112 
  - kr  Hannah Bell   Mar-28-11 04:58 AM   #25 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Mar-28-11 05:26 AM   #26 
  - k&r  disillusioned73   Mar-28-11 07:07 AM   #27 
  - recommend  xchrom   Mar-28-11 08:32 AM   #29 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-28-11 08:35 AM   #30 
  - WE won't get FOOLED again! (sarc) KNR! n/t  indimuse   Mar-28-11 09:33 AM   #31 
  - really? so libs dont like him, but they dont protest?  pasto76   Mar-28-11 09:38 AM   #32 
  - It always comes down to that, doesn't it?  davidthegnome   Mar-28-11 10:14 AM   #41 
  - I've been a Democrat since 1964. I have never seen anything  neoralme   Mar-28-11 09:49 AM   #33 
  - We might actually be better off under Chinese rule - at least they've...  polichick   Mar-28-11 11:51 AM   #63 
     - You have GOT to be kidding.  Ikonoklast   Mar-28-11 12:51 PM   #81 
     - I disagree with the other poster but...  Shining Jack   Mar-28-11 08:34 PM   #129 
     - Right now, that would not be true. Another few years, it would be  neoralme   Mar-28-11 04:18 PM   #107 
  - couldn't have said it better myself  BklynThirtyThree   Mar-28-11 10:06 AM   #38 
  - We wanted someone who knew the names of world leaders and pronounce "nuclear"  kudzu22   Mar-28-11 10:12 AM   #39 
  - Reluctant to show outrage?  matt819   Mar-28-11 10:12 AM   #40 
  - That is a large part of it. Weariness and despair giving way to numbness.  neoralme   Mar-28-11 10:37 AM   #44 
  - I agree - lack of options is the problem. People don't know what to do now.  polichick   Mar-28-11 11:47 AM   #62 
  - I don`t know many true progressives or liberals  democrank   Mar-28-11 10:40 AM   #45 
  - We needed a Mohammad Ali, we got  Autumn   Mar-28-11 10:53 AM   #48 
     - We needed a Churchill,  bvar22   Mar-28-11 01:17 PM   #86 
        - You can't negotiate with those bastards.  Autumn   Mar-28-11 01:46 PM   #90 
        - Barack Hoover Obama  MannyGoldstein   Mar-28-11 05:54 PM   #119 
  - Interesting read, thanks! K&R  KoKo   Mar-28-11 11:04 AM   #49 
  - I'm dampened not because he's a Democrat,  tavalon   Mar-28-11 11:15 AM   #51 
  - Thank god he is calm but I did expect him to support the liberal base who put him in office. How  southernyankeebelle   Mar-28-11 11:16 AM   #52 
  - Look to your right and your left, these are your neighbors and friends  tavalon   Mar-28-11 11:18 AM   #54 
  - You always have somewhere to turn and somewhere to go --  defendandprotect   Mar-28-11 12:19 PM   #72 
  - A lot of us have just totally written him off.  BlueIris   Mar-28-11 11:28 AM   #56 
  - Totally agree. nt  Raine   Mar-28-11 12:12 PM   #70 
  - Agree -- reluctance is hooked to acknowledging these are all corporate candidates we're given --  defendandprotect   Mar-28-11 12:25 PM   #74 
  - Well, I'm not "reluctant to show appropriate outrage" - he IS a "great, loyal tool...  polichick   Mar-28-11 11:30 AM   #57 
  - If the Obama experience hasn't yet woken up Democratic voters, nothing will !!!  defendandprotect   Mar-28-11 12:15 PM   #71 
  - "The Rightwing Koch Bros. Funded the DLC" Really?  Major Hogwash   Mar-28-11 02:23 PM   #94 
  - Really !!! Sadly -- !!  defendandprotect   Mar-28-11 11:32 PM   #137 
  - +1  democracy1st   Mar-28-11 03:55 PM   #105 
  - Nothing like a damned repuke to 'persuade' that our Prez is NOT our Prez.  elleng   Mar-28-11 12:21 PM   #73 
  - "lessons from Wisconsin" ?  bvar22   Mar-28-11 01:21 PM   #87 
     - Wisconsonites were/are happy that PrezO stayed out of it,  elleng   Mar-28-11 01:31 PM   #88 
  - Oslo should recall that faulty Peace Prize. K&R  Tierra_y_Libertad   Mar-28-11 12:39 PM   #77 
  - K&R.  old mark   Mar-28-11 12:53 PM   #82 
  - What a naive crock of shit  Gman   Mar-28-11 01:02 PM   #84 
  - ''America has entered a deep psychotic state.''  Octafish   Mar-28-11 01:09 PM   #85 
  - Now I understand the need for these wars!  Frisbee   Mar-28-11 02:18 PM   #93 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-28-11 02:23 PM   #95 
  - 81% Approval among Liberal Democrats  NeedleCast   Mar-28-11 02:34 PM   #97 
  - And Chocolate Rations are up too  Ichingcarpenter   Mar-28-11 02:48 PM   #100 
  - 81% my hairy arse...  truebrit71   Mar-28-11 02:56 PM   #102 
  - And remember, we've always been at war with Libya  liberation   Mar-28-11 04:54 PM   #116 
  - So "the fringe" is: Women, gays, workers, racial minorities, civil libertarians, the elderly  Better Believe It   Mar-28-11 03:00 PM   #103 
     - Did he say that?  Bobbie Jo   Mar-28-11 04:39 PM   #110 
  - K&R  DeSwiss   Mar-28-11 02:39 PM   #98 
  - k&r. Amen.  CelticThunder   Mar-28-11 02:46 PM   #99 
  - Good post  gracchorumspes   Mar-28-11 02:50 PM   #101 
  - The Supreme Court did the betraying!  keith the dem   Mar-28-11 03:30 PM   #104 
  - After two years in this political environment, with these racist Republicans, blocking  Liberal_Stalwart71   Mar-28-11 04:15 PM   #106 
  - Do something about it.  creon   Mar-28-11 04:50 PM   #113 
  - +1,000,000,000! THANK YOU!  UrbScotty   Mar-28-11 04:54 PM   #115 
  - Congress  creon   Mar-29-11 03:21 PM   #151 
  - How do you know these people aren't  hulka38   Mar-28-11 07:26 PM   #122 
     - Good  creon   Mar-29-11 03:25 PM   #152 
  - sadly nails the way too many people I know view Obama at this time.  RainDog   Mar-28-11 07:00 PM   #121 
  - I'm sick of this shit.  madamesilverspurs   Mar-28-11 07:32 PM   #123 
  - Reluctantly and sadly kicked and recommended  OwnedByFerrets   Mar-28-11 07:43 PM   #124 
  - I fell for the whole thing in 08. Goosebumps and all.  ctsnowman   Mar-28-11 08:43 PM   #130 
  - Did Obama just Start a War in Libya ....  humbled_opinion   Mar-28-11 09:01 PM   #131 
  - This will be looked back as the true end of Liberalism.  Safetykitten   Mar-28-11 09:09 PM   #133 
  - lol! This is another bullshit Obama-bashing op-ed from a no-name internet media whore wannabee.  ClarkUSA   Mar-29-11 12:49 AM   #144 
     - Indeed.  JTFrog   Mar-29-11 08:14 AM   #146 
     - Lol!  Marcel   Mar-29-11 09:16 AM   #147 
     - Agreed. And when this crap is debunked (as usual),  ecstatic   Mar-29-11 12:23 PM   #150 
 

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