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lonestarnot Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-18-11 11:15 PM
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114. Fuck no! I don't want no stinkin' pugs! Eva! Anywhere.
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  -Does DU need/want a debate section for respectful RWers? white_wolf  Apr-18-11 01:08 PM   #0 
  - Absolutely!  zaj   Apr-18-11 01:10 PM   #1 
  - Those who wish to debate with pubs and libertarians  musette_sf   Apr-18-11 01:20 PM   #18 
  - No. nt  blondeatlast   Apr-18-11 01:10 PM   #2 
  - Seems that even with the DLCer Democrats, we argue pretty  hlthe2b   Apr-18-11 01:11 PM   #3 
  - Well one reason I bring this up is we did have a republican here  white_wolf   Apr-18-11 01:13 PM   #7 
     - Hmm...  hlthe2b   Apr-18-11 01:16 PM   #11 
  - No. Just, no. We get quite enough "debating" and debating is futile to start with.  UTUSN   Apr-18-11 01:12 PM   #4 
  - I, for one, am tired of accommodating them. They never reach out to us.  anneboleyn   Apr-18-11 02:44 PM   #68 
     - There are some that do.  Wait Wut   Apr-18-11 02:58 PM   #79 
  - No.  Raksha   Apr-18-11 01:12 PM   #5 
  - No. I have no desire to have somebody parrot what is said everyday on TV ''news".  sinkingfeeling   Apr-18-11 01:12 PM   #6 
  - I think it's vital!  fredamae   Apr-18-11 01:13 PM   #8 
  - Okay--the RRRWingers need to be moderated and the rest of us  blondeatlast   Apr-18-11 01:32 PM   #36 
     - Ok, sounds fair :)  fredamae   Apr-18-11 03:17 PM   #87 
        - Peace? Sure--"peace."  blondeatlast   Apr-18-11 03:55 PM   # 
  - No, thanks  musette_sf   Apr-18-11 01:16 PM   #9 
  - I would go along with that  Angry Dragon   Apr-18-11 01:16 PM   #10 
  - "respectful" + "RWers" = oxymoron (nt)  JaneQPublic   Apr-18-11 01:17 PM   #12 
  - No, absolutely not. If I want to read their garbage,  closeupready   Apr-18-11 01:17 PM   #13 
  - Fuck no. Part of the reason for DU is to get away from right wingers.  Solly Mack   Apr-18-11 01:17 PM   #14 
  - hell to the yeah  musette_sf   Apr-18-11 01:21 PM   #21 
  - No...nt  SidDithers   Apr-18-11 01:17 PM   #15 
  - No - cuz there ain't none. It will be a koookoo bin  jpak   Apr-18-11 01:20 PM   #16 
  - No. n/t  CC   Apr-18-11 01:20 PM   #17 
  - Only if it's completely unmoderated  leftstreet   Apr-18-11 01:20 PM   #19 
  - +1. nt  blondeatlast   Apr-18-11 01:35 PM   #39 
  - I like the way you think  SecularMotion   Apr-18-11 01:55 PM   #52 
  - LOL  mmonk   Apr-18-11 02:39 PM   #62 
  - No, there are plenty of places to go to argue with the nitwits. n/t  lumberjack_jeff   Apr-18-11 03:10 PM   #83 
  - Yes, it's a good idea  Bragi   Apr-18-11 01:21 PM   #20 
  - No  Vanje   Apr-18-11 01:22 PM   #22 
  - "respectful rightwingers"  Lex   Apr-18-11 01:24 PM   #23 
  - An oxymoron if you will. n/t  Oilwellian   Apr-18-11 11:22 PM   #117 
  - No.  EstimatedProphet   Apr-18-11 01:24 PM   #24 
  - I don't see what it would hurt  no limit   Apr-18-11 01:24 PM   #25 
  - DU burp.  EstimatedProphet   Apr-18-11 01:24 PM   #26 
  - Ming the Merciless. Brilliant. "Pathetic Earthlings!"  anneboleyn   Apr-18-11 02:46 PM   #71 
  - No. I know what they stand for and I am not interested.n/t  Horse with no Name   Apr-18-11 01:25 PM   #27 
  - Sure if the republicans posing as Democrats would come out  Kingofalldems   Apr-18-11 01:26 PM   #28 
  - No. They seldom stay respectful. If you want to  Cleita   Apr-18-11 01:27 PM   #29 
  - Sure. A separate section could be avoided by people who didn't want to participate.  Jim__   Apr-18-11 01:27 PM   #30 
  - No. Why waste bandwidth?  Uben   Apr-18-11 01:27 PM   #31 
  - No. Plenty show up here (temporarily) and aren't welcome.  pintobean   Apr-18-11 01:29 PM   #32 
  - A lot of DUers with no institutional memory...  kentuck   Apr-18-11 01:29 PM   #33 
  - Agreed--it becomes hell for moderators, too  Maeve   Apr-18-11 02:52 PM   #76 
  - No.  GodlessBiker   Apr-18-11 01:32 PM   #34 
  - It failed once already... nope, shouldn't try again...  JuniperLea   Apr-18-11 01:32 PM   #35 
  - No n/t  ismnotwasm   Apr-18-11 01:33 PM   #37 
  - If you can find any respectful right wingers  Drale   Apr-18-11 01:34 PM   #38 
  - There's a shitload here now, respectful, no......  DainBramaged   Apr-18-11 01:37 PM   #40 
  - ummm HELL NO!  JCMach1   Apr-18-11 01:38 PM   #41 
  - In some other context,  Newest Reality   Apr-18-11 01:38 PM   #42 
  - No  Cirque du So-What   Apr-18-11 01:41 PM   #43 
  - Not just No, but Fuck No. (n/t)  Iggo   Apr-18-11 01:42 PM   #44 
  - This may be the only issue on which the warring factions of DU can agree. Congratulations. nt  blondeatlast   Apr-18-11 01:45 PM   #45 
  - no. i have been on repug/dem boards and repugs dont debate respectfully  seabeyond   Apr-18-11 01:45 PM   #46 
  - No.Sets a dangerous precedent.  glinda   Apr-18-11 01:46 PM   #47 
  - We have it, its called the Gun Forum. They aren't that respectful..  whoneedstickets   Apr-18-11 01:47 PM   #48 
  - The RWers and libertarians spew their views all day on talk radio  JDPriestly   Apr-18-11 01:51 PM   #49 
  - I would rather see a left vs. left debate - a la  swilton   Apr-18-11 01:51 PM   #50 
  - No  fasttense   Apr-18-11 01:54 PM   #51 
  - We should be open to discussion and debate...  houstonintc   Apr-18-11 01:55 PM   #53 
  - Might remind those who attack Obama endlessly what we're up against. nt  JoePhilly   Apr-18-11 01:57 PM   #54 
  - No.  woofless   Apr-18-11 01:57 PM   #55 
  - Sure. Why not? The budget debate is turning DU into an echo chamber. nt  LLStarks   Apr-18-11 01:58 PM   #56 
  - This thread is clearly demonstrating why the idea is not at all necessary.  blondeatlast   Apr-18-11 02:00 PM   #57 
  - NO.. they already infect 99.9999999% of every "debate".. they should stay out of here  SoCalDem   Apr-18-11 02:25 PM   #58 
  - No -  xxqqqzme   Apr-18-11 02:35 PM   #59 
  - I believe your proposal has 2 chances.....None and None Whatsoever !  RagAss   Apr-18-11 02:37 PM   #60 
  - I tried that on my blog  ohheckyeah   Apr-18-11 02:39 PM   #61 
  - I vote yes.  Keefer   Apr-18-11 02:39 PM   #63 
  - plenty of other places that are not here. eom  yawnmaster   Apr-18-11 02:41 PM   #65 
  - Better idea is to let these respectful RWers try to bring some civility  NoGOPZone   Apr-18-11 02:41 PM   #64 
  - If there's other forums where they can be debated, do it there.  Forkboy   Apr-18-11 02:42 PM   #66 
  - It would be funny though if a freeper showed up with a Mothra avatar and challenged you.  Guy Whitey Corngood   Apr-18-11 03:27 PM   #93 
     - Inconceivable!  Forkboy   Apr-18-11 03:30 PM   #95 
        - .  Guy Whitey Corngood   Apr-18-11 03:40 PM   #96 
  - I don't think so.  yawnmaster   Apr-18-11 02:42 PM   #67 
  - What would we really get out of it? Except for those that just want to debate for ...  yawnmaster   Apr-18-11 02:45 PM   #69 
  - "Respectful RWers"???  retread   Apr-18-11 02:45 PM   #70 
  - an oxymoron, aye.  anneboleyn   Apr-18-11 02:47 PM   #72 
  - um.. no... it's hard enough keeping discussions with the "respectful" greens,  ecstatic   Apr-18-11 02:48 PM   #73 
  - I'm a respectful socialist.  white_wolf   Apr-18-11 03:59 PM   #104 
  - Other than GD?  H2O Man   Apr-18-11 02:49 PM   #74 
  - seriously  Warren Stupidity   Apr-18-11 02:50 PM   #75 
  - That was to be my response.  tekisui   Apr-18-11 03:01 PM   #80 
  - LOL!  Zorra   Apr-18-11 11:13 PM   #113 
  - Nope  johnnie   Apr-18-11 02:53 PM   #77 
  - No. DU is a refuge for Democrats, not a place for debate/dialog with RWers,  elocs   Apr-18-11 02:55 PM   #78 
  - It seems to me that this would be redundant since DUers are always  CTyankee   Apr-18-11 03:07 PM   #81 
  - There are boards for that. I don't think this is one. (nt)  Recursion   Apr-18-11 03:10 PM   #82 
  - No. They infiltrate EVERY CORNER of a discussion board  Canuckistanian   Apr-18-11 03:11 PM   #84 
  - Yes. It's kind of boring in the echo chamber.  MrSlayer   Apr-18-11 03:12 PM   #85 
  - 1. So there's no spirited debate right here? 2. Can't a spirited  blondeatlast   Apr-18-11 03:19 PM   #91 
     - There is some. But it's not quite the same.  MrSlayer   Apr-18-11 10:36 PM   #111 
  - This question gets asked periodically and the answer is always the same...  cynatnite   Apr-18-11 03:16 PM   #86 
  - No thanks  maddezmom   Apr-18-11 03:17 PM   #88 
  - Nope. n/t  geardaddy   Apr-18-11 03:18 PM   #89 
  - I should also add that at one time they were allowed here at DU in the early days...  cynatnite   Apr-18-11 03:18 PM   #90 
  - Probably not a good idea  Ahpook   Apr-18-11 03:20 PM   #92 
  - White_wolf, if there ARE any "more moderate ones" who might be convinced, they're much more likely  highplainsdem   Apr-18-11 03:28 PM   #94 
  - Chill out, DUers. I think it would be healthy & it would spread liberalism  philly_bob   Apr-18-11 03:47 PM   #97 
  - Because there is no other place on the internets for political debate--yes, DU  blondeatlast   Apr-18-11 03:57 PM   #103 
  - Not only no - but hell no..... we have enough warmongers here  Baclava   Apr-18-11 03:50 PM   #98 
  - no n/t  shanti   Apr-18-11 03:52 PM   #99 
  - Respectful RW? Nooooo.  Shagbark Hickory   Apr-18-11 03:52 PM   #100 
  - I think they may already be here?  kentuck   Apr-18-11 03:54 PM   #101 
  - No! n/t  Wind Dancer   Apr-18-11 03:55 PM   #102 
  - I enjoy debating them  proud patriot   Apr-18-11 04:00 PM   #105 
  - No  MilesColtrane   Apr-18-11 04:07 PM   #106 
  - Why not? If limited to the "respectful," it would be a pretty small section anyway. nt  Thegonagle   Apr-18-11 04:09 PM   #107 
  - I'd love to see it, but the GOP posters would most likely get...  LanternWaste   Apr-18-11 04:10 PM   #108 
  - Nader and Palestine and so forth  murdoch   Apr-18-11 04:39 PM   #109 
  - NO!  mountainlion55   Apr-18-11 04:48 PM   #110 
  - count me out  Generic Other   Apr-18-11 10:55 PM   #112 
  - Fuck no! I don't want no stinkin' pugs! Eva! Anywhere.  lonestarnot   Apr-18-11 11:15 PM   #114 
  - We already have disrespectful ones among us.  JVS   Apr-18-11 11:16 PM   #115 
  - no.  ddeclue   Apr-18-11 11:22 PM   #116 
 

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