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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 04:52 PM
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Dean said in debate he "would back the nominee"
Edited on Fri Jan-23-04 04:54 PM by ZombyWoof
I don't think that statement has come up in the dozens of debate threads.

Good on him. He is aware he may not be the nominee, and that could conceivably mean a Dean endorsement of one of the other Democrats.

I myself will savor that moment, when he endorses any of the candidates savaged by him and his supporters these past few months.

Will the NBD'ers join him? Or will they stand fast and withhold their aid in dismissing Bush from power?
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Demobrat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 04:59 PM
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1. Some will join him.
Most will not.
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mitchum Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:05 PM
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2. Why? Are they Democrats or a cult of personality?
Edited on Fri Jan-23-04 05:06 PM by mitchum
If they're not Democrats, why are they so intent on remaking the party?
If they're not a cult of personality, why the all or nothing stance?

And remember; you're the one who said most will not
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hey2370 Donating Member (544 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:38 PM
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32. Lets recap: KEL share responsibility for Iraq deaths
Kerry: Chickensh^*, pure and simple

Edwards: Co-wrote USA PATRIOT act, the original Mr. Glib

Lieberman: Thinks any threat to Israel is a threat to the US/Talks like a neocon

Clark: Why is a general running for President? Anybody know of any ex-general who has held any elective office besides Ike? He should have run for Gov of Arkansas first.

Kucinich: Anti-war? Anti-PATRIOT act? Sure he is, that's why he sent his supporters to Edwards.

Sharpton: Okay, if Dean gives an endorsement to Sharpton, I promise to vote for Al.
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mitchum Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:43 PM
Response to Reply #32
41. Thanks for answering my question...
concerning where YOU fall on that divide
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hey2370 Donating Member (544 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:00 PM
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62. My point (you missed it): Your either/or is inoperative
There are plenty of reasons why voting for the other candidates is problematic that have nothing to do with Dean.

So.....Dean isn't a cult figure, so much as he is the best representative of what I believe in a poor crop of candidates.

And...Just because of your party affiliation doesn't mean that you have to support a candidate that you believe is outrageously unsuited for the job. I need more than a hold-your-nose candidate, sorry.
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mitchum Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:16 PM
Response to Reply #62
72. I missed nothing
and I didn't hold a gun to your head and force you to reply to my "either/or is inoperative" query, and yet you did
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Ficus Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:09 PM
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5. most will not
how do you know? What proof do you have one way or the other?
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edzontar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:29 PM
Response to Reply #1
16. This is slander. Prove it.
Oh wait, you can't.

Because almost all of us, in the end will vote for the nominee.

This is the worst excuse for a unity thread I have seen yet.
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mitchum Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:35 PM
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27. Uh, that poster has time and time again refered to themself as a Dean...
supporter.
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Rich Hunt Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:39 PM
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34. yes, it's baffling
Edited on Fri Jan-23-04 05:40 PM by dymaxia
Seems to be coming around again.

I would ask Dean supporters to take the high ground.
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Hoppin_Mad Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:49 PM
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50. Most won't ? LOL - Anti dean hysteria must cause lack of reason -nt-
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jpgray Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:06 PM
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3. The rash of NBD threads only really ramped up recently
I think people are pissed at the negative threads and want to respond and fight back.
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edzontar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:31 PM
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20. Right--much of this as provoked by the shameful actions
Edited on Fri Jan-23-04 05:31 PM by edzontar
Of some people we all know very well.

I will support the nomineee, but I will never forget, or forgive, some of the things i have seen here.

Never.
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WilliamPitt Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:06 PM
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4. WWHD?
What Would Howard Do?

Howard would vote for the nominee.

Period.
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HuckleB Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:21 PM
Response to Reply #4
11. WWHD Bumper Stickers as a marketing strategy.
You could give one out with each book.

;)
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VirginiaIs4Lieberman Donating Member (54 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:12 PM
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6. I think he might run a third party campaign if he loses
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HuckleB Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:20 PM
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10. A ridiculous assertion.
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Desertrose Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:15 PM
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7. especially if HE is the nominee.....
Edited on Fri Jan-23-04 05:16 PM by Desertrose
:evilgrin:

Sorry...but someone had to say that.....

:hug:
Desertmomma
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:29 PM
Response to Reply #7
17. nyuk nyuk
I was THINKING it, does that count? :hug:
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HuckleB Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:19 PM
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8. This is the second or third thread to begin with that point in two days.
It's a good point. A point I agree with, but it's becoming a hammer rather than a point.
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edzontar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:26 PM
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13. You don't get it. The point IS to hammer....and hammer, and divide.
This is not a sincere plea for unity.

It is just another bashing thread.

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HuckleB Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:28 PM
Response to Reply #13
15. You may be partly right.
But I'm giving the benefit of the doubt, despite the harangue noted in the third sentence of the thread's opening post.
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edzontar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:33 PM
Response to Reply #15
25. There is no sincere argument for unity or reconciliation here...
Only bashing.
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HuckleB Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:36 PM
Response to Reply #25
28. You're right.
It's clear now that this is just the same old, same old, same old routine.
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:37 PM
Response to Reply #28
30. yet you can't resist a post!
That too is an experiment on my part, lol.
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HuckleB Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:40 PM
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36. As noted above, I gave you the benefit of the doubt at the beginning.
Sorry, but for a scientist, it's clear you're not looking at the whole picture. You're forgetting some important variables.
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:42 PM
Response to Reply #36
40. I kept some of the variables a secret
I think they got sealed in the records of the Vermont governor's office... :o
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HuckleB Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:48 PM
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48. Ah, so now it comes out.
You're the disgruntled clerk whom Dean had fired 'cause you sat around Capitol Grounds drinking coffee all day.

It all makes so much sense now!
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:53 PM
Response to Reply #48
54. mmmmmmmmmmmmmmcapitolcoffeegrounds....
:donut:
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:36 PM
Response to Reply #25
29. none of the above
Not unity, not reconciliation, not even bashing.

Just my curiosity on display.
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Schmendrick54 Donating Member (111 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:56 PM
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58. not even bashing?
So you did not mean to suggest that you would take pleasure in the disappointment of the Dean supporters when you said you would savor it? Or you did not mean to suggest that only Dean and his supporters have "savaged" other candidates?

I am having a little trouble reading it any other way.

This is not the zombytroof I am used to.

I am already disappointed (and a Dean supporter), so feel free to savor it now. No need to wait.

Schmendrick
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:59 PM
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61. bashing is a phony term
"Bashing" Dean means, here in this forum, a failure to slavishly praise Dean.

Once I offered agreement with one of his views, and I still got slammed, because my other posts were held against me. I learned that the "bashing" threshhold for Dean is VERY low.

If I wanted to bash Dean, I would post a thread about what a slimesucker he is, but I said nothing of the kind. :P

Well, until now.
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Schmendrick54 Donating Member (111 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:10 PM
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68. OK. Now I understand.
Whatever you post in this thread is OK because you got slammed in another thread once. My bad. Sorry I interrupted.

Time for me to move on.

Regards,
Schmendrick (who remembered something his mother told him about getting into an argument two posts too late)
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:19 PM
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73. well, not exactly
Sorry if I was unclear.

This wasn't motivated by my treatment in some ancient thread. It occurs anytime a non-Dean supporter tries reaching common ground with Dean. So why bother? Might as well have some fun, and bring a helmet.

I like confrontation, which is admittedly not popular.
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:35 PM
Response to Reply #13
26. I NEVER claimed this was a unity thread
What I am actually doing is an experiment.

Dean supporters seem sooooo devoted, sooooo enamored of Dean, that I figure they would do ANYTHING for him, right?

I just want to see if it is true. Will their support of Dean stop where another candidate's support begins?

I have long maintained that Democratic unity is a good idea that has never been tried, so I have no illusions there, nor do I particularly like "unity" threads, even as I know it would help the cause.


So I have to say, this is nothing but an idle experiment.
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Rich Hunt Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:42 PM
Response to Reply #26
38. stop caricaturing people
...and start listening. I think that's what Dennis would do.
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:44 PM
Response to Reply #38
42. I am my own person
I love Dennis, but it would be unhealthy to imitate him. I do what works for me, just like he does what works for him.

So no, I will not stop caricaturing people, but thanks for trying to tell me what to do.
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Name removed Donating Member (0 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:49 PM
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:28 PM
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14. some people around here need a hammer
And I will keep swinging it like Thor until I crack a few skulls.

Besides, I find the NBD'ers amusing - to an extent. They seem willing to follow Dean anywhere he goes... except....

To help the country.
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Name removed Donating Member (0 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:30 PM
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edzontar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:32 PM
Response to Reply #14
24. I have nothing to say to you about this.
nt
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:39 PM
Response to Reply #24
33. but you just did
But I like self-contradictory statements. No wait, I don't.
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Democrats unite Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:19 PM
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9. I am sure the NBD crowd will do what they think is right...
in their hearts.
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edzontar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:24 PM
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12. So, you want our votes now? GREAT.
I will support the nominee whoeer it is because it is good for the country.

Other than that, I have nothing to say.

Because it if i said it, it would not stay up very long.

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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:40 PM
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37. I don't want your vote
I am not running for office.

I don't give a tinker's damn who you vote for.

But Dean would want you to vote for the nominee, and I would hate to see his supporters let him down in his time of need.

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Schmendrick54 Donating Member (111 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:29 PM
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18. Since you asked..
Hello zombywoof,

Howard Dean has said many times that he would support the nominee. He has also pointed out the truth regarding the fact that he cannot promise his supporters will do the same thing. I know that if he said that all of his supporters would do likewise he would be making a promise only other people could keep.

When you make a statement like, "I myself will savor that moment, when he endorses any of the candidates savaged by him and his supporters these past few months" it sounds as if you are suggesting that you will take joy in the sadness which some will feel when their favorite candidate's campaign is over. Perhaps you, too, are just being honest, but it is the kind of feeling I was taught to be embarassed about. And it is not the kind of feeling which is likely to increase the percentage of Dean supporters who will continue to energetically support the Democratic candidate.

It also sounds like you think that only Dean and his supporters have "savaged" other candidates. That is not how it looks to me. But I guess I am just one of those Dean supporters whose dissapointment you look forward to enjoying.

Schmendrick (who will takes pleasure in seeing the defeat of only one candidate in this election -- and his name is Bush)
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Capn Sunshine Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:31 PM
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21. Its a marathon
Edited on Fri Jan-23-04 05:54 PM by Capn Sunshine
If you think it's over Tuesday , you are wrong.

Kerry's out of money.
Kuccinich is dealing in the backroom for some chips and whoring out to whomever will listen to him.
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WindRavenX Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:31 PM
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22. Good for him
All the canidates should say the same thing. I will follow whoever gets the nom, even if it is Howard Dean.
We must all fall behind and vote for whoever gets the nominee.
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ChangeMan Donating Member (114 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:32 PM
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23. Could He Possibly Be Positioning Himself For VP?
I have been a Dean supporter since Day-1.

I have also been concerned since Day-1 that Dean, not matter how good or sincere his ideas are, is just not tough enough to take on Chimpy and send him back to Texas.

Perhaps Howard is thinking the same thing, and giving consideration as to whether or not he could help the country as a potential VP.

I seem to remember a Kerry comment during the past few days, that indicated that a VP from a different area of the country was not ( shouldn't be)a requirement for victory in the election.

As a Dean supporter, if the Gov. can't stay the race, I'm supporting Kerry. As of late he seems to becoming more Presidential in his bearing and campaign manner, and IMHO won't shrink from getting in Chimpy's face.

Remember the goal! Keep your eye on the prize! We MUST take back the WH in November. The country cannot endure 4 more years with the current pResident. If you think its bad now, you ain't seen nuthin' if we lose the election.

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HFishbine Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:38 PM
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31. Dean
has said so on inummerable occasions and it's been brought up in as many threads with links to writen and video sources.
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dsc Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:39 PM
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35. how gracious
I am filled with the warmth of human kindness from it and will run right out and do your bidding.
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ulysses Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:45 PM
Response to Reply #35
43. LOL
Zomby, how's the Campaign to Win Friends for Dennis coming?
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:51 PM
Response to Reply #43
53. that's not my job
But if you were keeping score, I am 110% positive Dean's supporters are the most alienating within the party.

But no, I don't think any of us are ambassadors for the candidate, nor should we be unless we want to.

It's off topic to suggest that I am not winning friends for DK. This thread is about the level of devotion to Dean's Word.
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ulysses Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:56 PM
Response to Reply #53
59. nevertheless, I'm pointing out a fact to you.
You're not doing DK any favors. You be you, though.
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:04 PM
Response to Reply #59
64. I am quite sure...
My fooling around on DU, as great as this place is, will not affect support of DK. I would hope people are more critical with their faculties than that. Maybe I am wrong! lol

If DK were to write me and say "Knock it off! You're costing me votes!" I would gladly comply.

That being said about Dean above, I made up my mind about him based on his platform and his history of political opportunism, not because of how a few people on DU behaved.
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:47 PM
Response to Reply #35
46. Not MY bidding
HOWARD DEAN'S bidding. I don't care who you vote for. I just wanted to test the devotion of his supporters. ;-)
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dsc Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:49 PM
Response to Reply #46
51. I refuse to answer the question anymore
if you are that interested you can look up the well over a dozen times I have done so in the past. I haven't changed my answer.
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:54 PM
Response to Reply #51
57. then why post?
If you don't want to answer, no one is compelling you to come in my thread and post. Is that so hard to grasp? :D
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dsc Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:08 PM
Response to Reply #57
66. because I am sick of insulting loyalty oaths from the likes of you
and figured I would make that clear. I realize in George Bush's America people like me are now supposed to be second class citizens but I'll take my full measure of rights, anyhow.
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:12 PM
Response to Reply #66
71. I am not asking for an oath
I am not making you or anyone swear to do anything.

But Dean is making a pledge for HIMSELF, and I was curious to see if his supporters would get behind him, or jump ship.

If anything, my thread was about DEAN loyalty, not DEM loyalty.
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RetroLounge Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:42 PM
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39. Typical Poop thread...
Whatever...

:boring:
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:45 PM
Response to Reply #39
44. You had 2 choices
Be "above" this thread and ignore it, or post some scathingly intellectual commentary.

I see that your post was choice #3.
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Name removed Donating Member (0 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:51 PM
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:05 PM
Response to Reply #52
65. The proper way to respond
If you think my post was flamebait (and it was not), alert the mods.
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:08 PM
Response to Reply #52
67. I chose #8
8. Take my coffee into this forum with some much-needed levity and decompression.

I appreciate every kick though. Truly.
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Hoppin_Mad Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:46 PM
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45. DK supporters are MUCH more likely to vote 3rd party than any other
And you know it - So your post is nothing but provocation
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HuckleB Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:53 PM
Response to Reply #45
56. Yeah, it's just flamebait to keep Zomby entertained, but...
I don't think you can make that assertion without evidence.
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:56 PM
Response to Reply #45
60. maybe, maybe not
But it is off-topic.

This isn't about the devotion of DK's supporters. If DK had made a similar comment in the debate last night, you would be welcome to post your own thread about it. :-)
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Cuban_Liberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:02 PM
Response to Reply #60
63. It's not the 1st time Dean has said that, though.
Curious as to why it was worthy of a thread today, all of a sudden. :shrug:
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Zomby Woof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:10 PM
Response to Reply #63
69. here's why
He said it again last night, and yet it went without notice by either Dean supporters/non-supporters.

AND...

Because that reoccurrence has happened after a spate of "NBD" threads since Iowa's implosion.

I thank you for asking a good question, and that you at least see that my post was NOT flamebait.
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Cuban_Liberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:12 PM
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70. YW.
Explanation accepted. :hi:
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Cuban_Liberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:48 PM
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47. He's said it repeatedly.
And frankly, Dean has not 'savaged' any candidate any more than he himself has been savaged, IMO. This is politics, folks.
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LuminousX Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 05:53 PM
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55. And once again, I feel disgusted to be associated here.
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DarienComp Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 06:33 PM
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74. Dean savages opponents. Opponents savage Dean. Two way street.
Edited on Fri Jan-23-04 06:46 PM by DarienComp
That's point number one.

Point number two is this-- do you believe that the NBD'ers (people who will not vote if Dean isn't the nominee) are a significant enough number of people to matter? Do you think they comprise most of Dean's base of support? I for one am a Dean supporter, and if he doesn't win, I'll support whomever the nominee is.

I don't think I'm the exception.

on edit: fixed a typo
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JNelson6563 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 07:23 PM
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75. Put it this way
If the candidate ends up being someone who I find uninspiring, I will continue my party activities and continue to promote/grow the party. I may also be managing a campaign myself--at the state level.

If I do not like our candidate I will vote Dem but little else on their (that specific candidate's) behalf. Any discussions with Pubs bashing the cand. will simply be rebutted by me pointing at Bush's many shortcomings.

Julie
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TopesJunkie Donating Member (979 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 07:35 PM
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76. I was going to vote for the nominee, no matter what --
I think I'll vote for someone else just to piss you off some more.
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quaker bill Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 07:35 PM
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77. And he has done so many many times
Even when he was the media annointed "front runner".

It is just another thing I like about Dean.
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edzontar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-23-04 09:18 PM
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78. This thread is obsolete. It is a specimen of a dead age.
The tide on DU is turning away from the negativity and cruelty of the past.

I shall no longer participate in this sort of pointless and divisive back-and-forth.

For to particpate only plays into the hands of the pitiful souls who feel compelled to perpretuate this drivel.

I too, have sinned, but I shall sin no more.

I shall comment, from time to time, in response to some of these threads, but only to point out the pointlessness of this now antiquated form of discourse.




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