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BzaDem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-28-10 08:18 PM
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3. I was going to respond, but then I asked: why respond to an article that has so many lies?
Edited on Tue Dec-28-10 08:19 PM by BzaDem
Surely if Michael Mountain wanted to lie, he could have found more subtle ways to do it than "who has yet even to offer a single word of apology for his horrific behavior."
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  -The Day Obama Struck Out TBF  Dec-28-10 08:08 PM   #0 
  - K&R  highplainsdem   Dec-28-10 08:09 PM   #1 
  - K&R to counter the unrecs. BOTH sides deserve to be heard, DUers  hlthe2b   Dec-28-10 08:14 PM   #2 
  - I was going to respond, but then I asked: why respond to an article that has so many lies?  BzaDem   Dec-28-10 08:18 PM   #3 
  - What lies? nt  TBF   Dec-28-10 08:28 PM   #4 
  - I already quoted one. n/t  BzaDem   Dec-28-10 08:29 PM   #5 
     - When has Michael Vick offered up an apology for his treatment of the dogs? nt  TBF   Dec-28-10 08:35 PM   #8 
     - Multiple times.  BzaDem   Dec-28-10 08:40 PM   #12 
        - This blog shows that he understands that others find his behaviors  TBF   Dec-28-10 08:44 PM   #13 
        - I guess we have different definitions of sincere "apologies"  hlthe2b   Dec-28-10 08:47 PM   #16 
           - Did you read the link? n/t  BzaDem   Dec-28-10 08:52 PM   #21 
              - I just did. I thought it was what I had read before, but this does  hlthe2b   Dec-28-10 09:02 PM   #25 
              - I read it and Vick did not show remorse for what he did to those dogs -  TBF   Dec-28-10 09:02 PM   #26 
                 - HE HAS NO REMORSE  Skittles   Dec-29-10 04:20 AM   #45 
                    - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-29-10 06:20 AM   #47 
                    - Skittles, I so often agree with you - but tell me how you know what is in Michael Vick's heart??  chimpymustgo   Dec-29-10 05:10 PM   #74 
                       - Michael Vick has expressed remorse for being caught - he has  TBF   Dec-29-10 07:24 PM   #84 
                       - Except he HAS apologized. Many times. And speaks and makes public appearances denouncing his awful  chimpymustgo   Dec-29-10 08:05 PM   #87 
                          - No he has not apologized for what he did to the dogs - only  TBF   Dec-29-10 08:39 PM   #89 
                             - I am a harsh critic of Obama on his policies. On this subject, you are lying. Vick has apologized  chimpymustgo   Dec-29-10 08:55 PM   #93 
                                - And again you misinterpret what he is saying - he never once takes responsibility for what he does  TBF   Dec-29-10 09:00 PM   #95 
                       - he is not believable  Skittles   Dec-29-10 07:25 PM   #85 
                          - How do you know? What is the basis for your judgement?  chimpymustgo   Dec-29-10 07:58 PM   #86 
                             - I'm not psychic  Skittles   Dec-29-10 08:57 PM   #94 
     - Can you please quote Vick's apology here?  lukasahero   Dec-28-10 08:36 PM   #9 
  - Nope. This article doesn't have any lies. Sorry.  AndrewP   Dec-29-10 07:01 PM   #80 
  - "The greatness of a president can be measured by his concern for the animals" = wtf?  Hannah Bell   Dec-28-10 08:30 PM   #6 
  - It is a takeoff from Gandhi's quote (you know, that silly moron) -  TBF   Dec-28-10 08:33 PM   #7 
  - Although I'm not a 'believer', I find these words to be appropriate:  Pancho Sanza   Dec-28-10 08:40 PM   #10 
  - hitler loved animals. many people who hate people like animals.  Hannah Bell   Dec-28-10 08:40 PM   #11 
     - I suppose both Bush* and Hitler make that point...  hlthe2b   Dec-28-10 08:44 PM   #14 
     - The point is that you can tell a lot about people by how they treat those  TBF   Dec-28-10 08:48 PM   #17 
        - Yes. It was an imperfect analogy, but an apt one, just the same.  hlthe2b   Dec-28-10 08:48 PM   #18 
        - you can tell a lot about people by how they treat people who can't help them achieve their goals.  Hannah Bell   Dec-28-10 08:51 PM   #20 
        - Well I'm very sorry but I can't give Obama points on many of the policies he enacts either -  TBF   Dec-28-10 09:04 PM   #27 
           - nothing to do with obama. i commented only on the idea that treatment of animals is the measure of  Hannah Bell   Dec-28-10 09:12 PM   #31 
              - my apologies, but when exactly did Obama call Vick?  Bodhi BloodWave   Dec-29-10 11:29 AM   #57 
              - Obama did NOT call Vick.  Tx4obama   Dec-29-10 05:02 PM   #71 
        - How about an adult man who sleeps naked with teenage female relatives?  jberryhill   Dec-28-10 08:58 PM   #23 
           - got it, Gandhi under the bus as well. nt  TBF   Dec-28-10 09:01 PM   #24 
              - Lotsa room under there  jberryhill   Dec-28-10 09:06 PM   #28 
              - In my view that is not the issue - I personally have no problem with  TBF   Dec-28-10 09:12 PM   #30 
                 - Then you missed the point entirely  jberryhill   Dec-28-10 09:16 PM   #33 
                    - What a deep point - a celebrity gets a second chance. Like that has never happened before. nt  TBF   Dec-28-10 09:18 PM   #34 
                    - No, you still miss the point  jberryhill   Dec-28-10 09:23 PM   #35 
                       - Spot-on observation. +1. n/t.  apocalypsehow   Dec-28-10 09:26 PM   #39 
                       - Honestly at this point I've had it with all politicians. For many years,  TBF   Dec-28-10 09:30 PM   #40 
                          - Oh, one of those  jberryhill   Dec-28-10 09:34 PM   #41 
                          - I didn't say that I didn't engage in things that mattered to me -  TBF   Dec-28-10 09:40 PM   #42 
                             - Well, obviously grown men chasing a ball around a field must matter  jberryhill   Dec-28-10 09:50 PM   #43 
                                - The problem is not Mr. Vick playing the game - as you would know if you  TBF   Dec-29-10 06:21 AM   #48 
                                   - What got the "presidential nod" was hiring people who have had a criminal conviction and served time  jberryhill   Dec-29-10 10:57 AM   #50 
                                   - I didn't say any of those things - but I know people make up shit everyday to defend Obama. nt  TBF   Dec-29-10 04:36 PM   #66 
                                      - Just as this thread is making shit up to tear him down.  Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin   Dec-29-10 09:52 PM   #97 
                                      - Nope, I'm just an advocate for animals. I know these aren't important political issues -  TBF   Dec-30-10 07:35 AM   #101 
                                   - It wasn't a 'presidential nod'. It was a private conversation that should have stayed private n/t  Tx4obama   Dec-29-10 05:04 PM   #72 
                          - I'm with you.  blueamy66   Dec-30-10 07:35 AM   #100 
                    - this one flies over yours  Skittles   Dec-29-10 04:26 AM   #46 
                    - so explain why he has pardoned so few people  PaulaFarrell   Dec-29-10 11:56 AM   #59 
              - it's GANDHI, not GHANDI.  Hannah Bell   Dec-28-10 09:16 PM   #32 
                 - Gesundheit  jberryhill   Dec-28-10 09:23 PM   #36 
  - No, the greatness of a 'MAN ' can be measured by his concern for animals.  Bobbieo   Dec-28-10 08:46 PM   #15 
  - Exactly.  lumberjack_jeff   Dec-29-10 11:00 AM   #51 
  - Taking the phone away from him would help a bit. Seems to be a starting point  Safetykitten   Dec-28-10 08:51 PM   #19 
  - No I think it's better to let him talk - just as it is important for me to read these responses  TBF   Dec-28-10 09:08 PM   #29 
     - I don't watch or follow football  jberryhill   Dec-28-10 09:25 PM   #38 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Dec-28-10 08:54 PM   #22 
  - Delighted to UnRec. n/t.  apocalypsehow   Dec-28-10 09:23 PM   #37 
  - Delighted to recommend. n/t  Catherina   Dec-29-10 04:00 AM   #44 
  - Current president of Best Friends is waiting for his call from the president -  TBF   Dec-29-10 10:17 AM   #49 
  - Sounds like Francis is in it more for the 15 minutes then for the dogs.  cottonseed   Dec-29-10 11:07 AM   #52 
  - That statements shows you know absolutely nothing about Best Friends and  TBF   Dec-29-10 11:19 AM   #54 
     - My statement shows I've been paying attention to that asshat.  cottonseed   Dec-29-10 04:41 PM   #69 
  - Obama might call them when they install GREEN ENERGY like the Eagles owner did  Tx4obama   Dec-29-10 05:09 PM   #73 
  - Hard to believe you guys are still on this shit  CatWoman   Dec-29-10 11:17 AM   #53 
  - As long as Obama's shit continues I intend to comment on it. nt  TBF   Dec-29-10 11:19 AM   #55 
  - Sorry we don't like dog torture  AndrewP   Dec-29-10 07:08 PM   #82 
  - He struck out only because of 3 animal stories? Geeez.  BoWanZi   Dec-29-10 11:24 AM   #56 
  - If you read the article you would understand - Michael Mountain  TBF   Dec-29-10 11:33 AM   #58 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-29-10 04:20 PM   #60 
  - thanks -  TBF   Dec-29-10 04:34 PM   #64 
     - Thank you for telling me that...  earth mom   Dec-29-10 04:53 PM   #70 
  - Except one problem - THAT'S NOT WHY OBAMA CALLED JEFF LURIE  LynneSin   Dec-29-10 04:24 PM   #61 
  - Facts don't matter in this case...  tallahasseedem   Dec-29-10 08:49 PM   #92 
     - Evidentally they don't matter at all - noone heard about the "alternative energy" story until  TBF   Dec-29-10 09:01 PM   #96 
  - ...  SidDithers   Dec-29-10 04:29 PM   #62 
  - He made fun of turkeys!!!  DFab420   Dec-29-10 04:31 PM   #63 
  - Michael Mountain is twice the person Barack Obama will ever be -  TBF   Dec-29-10 04:38 PM   #67 
     - That has to be one of the silliest comparisons  DFab420   Dec-29-10 06:17 PM   #77 
     - President Obama has dedicated his life to serving the wealthy -  TBF   Dec-30-10 07:27 AM   #98 
     - You are 100000% correct on that remark!  AndrewP   Dec-29-10 07:07 PM   #81 
  - "The greatness of a president can be measured by his concern for the animals"  Cali_Democrat   Dec-29-10 04:35 PM   #65 
  - It gave me great pleasure to unrecommend this garbage! n/t  Liberal_Stalwart71   Dec-29-10 04:39 PM   #68 
  - Of course it did.  Bluebear   Dec-29-10 05:12 PM   #75 
  - Me too...nt  SidDithers   Dec-30-10 07:33 AM   #99 
  - +1  COLGATE4   Dec-30-10 08:14 AM   #103 
  - President Obama has been an ADVOCATE for dogs for a long time  Tx4obama   Dec-29-10 05:14 PM   #76 
  - Complete BS - when it came to a dog for his daughters it came from a breeder -  TBF   Dec-29-10 07:22 PM   #83 
  - If "the greatness of a president can be measured by his concern for the animals,"  NYCGirl   Dec-29-10 06:26 PM   #78 
  - Will someone please think about the poor turkeys?  MrScorpio   Dec-29-10 06:49 PM   #79 
  - unrec  TexasObserver   Dec-29-10 08:06 PM   #88 
  - Garbage. n/t  Scurrilous   Dec-29-10 08:40 PM   #90 
  - Oh FFS...  tallahasseedem   Dec-29-10 08:47 PM   #91 
  - Yes, fuck Obama for choosing the pet he wanted.  Arkana   Dec-30-10 08:03 AM   #102 
 

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