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Old September 24th, 2008, 10:23 PM   #41
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actully i have held many real jobs all the way from data collection for orgenzations to working for shops and like i said no real response just more attacks im also by lingual speak three diffrent languages have certifications from willderness first responder to class 1 fire fighter i have a bigger resume than most engenieers. jobs come easy i get to choose which one i take
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Old September 24th, 2008, 10:31 PM   #42
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nope. you just need to know where to go, and you have to be willing to work, no lazy union fucks allowed.
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Old September 24th, 2008, 11:13 PM   #43
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wrong we need action now and mccain is doing the write thing its only a cop out if ur runing from smothing tell me what hes running from

The debate that supposed to take place on friday that he wants to postpone...

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Old September 24th, 2008, 11:52 PM   #44
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First Obama calls McCain and suggests a joint statement on the economic issues going on. 6 hours later McCain calls back and says sure, in principle. Right after that, McCain announces campaign suspension.

As to what Obama said? How about this instead:

"It's my belief that this is exactly the time when the American people need to hear from the person will be the next president," Obama said in Clearwater, Florida. "It is going to be part of the president's job to deal with more than one thing at once. It's more important than ever to present ourselves to the American people."

"If I can be helpful, then I'm prepared to be anywhere, any time. ... [I] don't want to infuse Capitol Hill with presidential politics."

Personally, I agree with Obama on this, the president can not call a "time out". He needs to be able to multi-task. 45 days till election.
Obama is not president and besides if this works for Mcain then Obama will take the credit for it saying it was his idea
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Old September 25th, 2008, 01:03 AM   #45
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palin is hawt, i would vote for her if she was the nazi party candidate.
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Old September 25th, 2008, 01:11 AM   #46
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Yep. For a real job, he would never get an interview with poor spelling throughout his CV. I will not take the opinion of someone who doesn't take the time to read his own post as fact. These are the people that live off my tax dollars because they are too lazy to get an education. From what I have read, you feel the same way, do you not?
I love how this guy's arguement is so weak that he needs pick on someone's spelling to feel like he won. He probably thinks he looks cool, 'wheeling in the mall parking lot with his Obama stickers.
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Old September 25th, 2008, 06:48 AM   #47
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i knew u couldnt give me a real awnser like when i ask what is obamas stance on lowering gas u respond macain owns seven houses ur all the same no awnsers to problems just more cuttting down on the oposition

This is Democrat 101 . In the infancy of Democrat brainwashing training ...always turn to bashing your opponent.

Have you not noticed most will drop their starbucks latte and choke you if you belittle their party all while chanting "stop the violence".

I have been around some hardcore bikers who have a more stable demeaner than most Democrats.
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Old September 25th, 2008, 07:35 AM   #48
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Meh...I don't like the move by McCain. My reason: I feel that it is purely for propaganda and "public opinion". He can now make more claims about Obama in his vague, generic e-mails that he sends to all of his supporters. I actually replied to those e-mails today, so we'll see if anyone actually gets it or cares enough to respond.

What is the opinion of one person...nothing, right??? That's what I thought.

On the other hand, I think McCain is demonstrating the best solution to the "economic crisis"...government inaction.

[edit] By the way, Palin was lookin' pretty dumb with her interview with couric

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Couric: Would you support a moratorium on foreclosures to help average Americans keep their homes?

Palin: That's something that John McCain and I have both been discussing - whether that ... is part of the solution or not. You know, it's going to be a multi-faceted solution that has to be found here.

Couric: So you haven't decided whether you'll support it or not?

Palin: I have not.

Couric: What are the pros and cons of it do you think?

Palin: Oh, well, some decisions that have been made poorly should not be rewarded, of course.
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Couric: You've said, quote, "John McCain will reform the way Wall Street does business." Other than supporting stricter regulations of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac two years ago, can you give us any more example of his leading the charge for more oversight?

Palin: I think that the example that you just cited, with his warnings two years ago about Fannie and Freddie - that, that's paramount. That's more than a heck of a lot of other senators and representatives did for us.

Couric: But he's been in Congress for 26 years. He's been chairman of the powerful Commerce Committee. And he has almost always sided with less regulation, not more.

Palin: He's also known as the maverick though, taking shots from his own party, and certainly taking shots from the other party. Trying to get people to understand what he's been talking about - the need to reform government.

Couric: But can you give me any other concrete examples? Because I know you've said Barack Obama is a lot of talk and no action. Can you give me any other examples in his 26 years of John McCain truly taking a stand on this?

Palin: I can give you examples of things that John McCain has done, that has shown his foresight, his pragmatism, and his leadership abilities. And that is what America needs today.

Couric: I'm just going to ask you one more time - not to belabor the point. Specific examples in his 26 years of pushing for more regulation.

Palin: I'll try to find you some and I'll bring them to you.

...aside from the horrid ambiguity of the responses...I see a lack of knowledge. That doesn't necessarily prove that she won't be good at the VP job...but she should have done a little research ahead of time.

Also, I would have been won over instantly if she would have said, "Yes, McCain has favored less regulation, and we're going to let the market play this one out without destructive government complications and regulations."...but I live in a dream world.

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Old September 25th, 2008, 08:05 AM   #49
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Like him or not you have to respect Bob Dole's voluntary resignation from the senate in '96. IMO, that is the single most honorable and classiest campaign event I've witnessed since I've been of voting age- since '92.
Or Lieberman, who didn't, and went back to work when he lost. Worst candidate evar.
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Old September 25th, 2008, 08:16 AM   #50
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...aside from the horrid ambiguity of the responses...I see a lack of knowledge. That doesn't necessarily prove that she won't be good at the VP job...but she should have done a little research ahead of time.

Also, I would have been won over instantly if she would have said, "Yes, McCain has favored less regulation, and we're going to let the market play this one out without destructive government complications and regulations."...but I live in a dream world.
I heard the interview and think that Couric found a weakness and went overboard trying to exploit it.

I understand about researching your running mate, however, if one of us were in the same position - would we honestly be able to know enough about McCain in one month to answer any question asked by the media?

I know I wouldn't be able to. What I'm curious to see is if she does follow through and make an effort to get those answers to the press like she promised, and what Couric will do/say if Palin makes good.

Katie knew what questions she wanted to ask, could research the facts ahead of time and found something she thought she could stump Sarah on; and she did. I'm surprized she didn't ask what is the airspeed velocity of an unladen swallow.
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Old September 25th, 2008, 08:28 AM   #51
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I heard the interview and think that Couric found a weakness and went overboard trying to exploit it.
Do you blame her? She did a "Bill O'Riley", if you ask me, and few complain when he does it.

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I understand about researching your running mate, however, if one of us were in the same position - would we honestly be able to know enough about McCain in one month to answer any question asked by the media?
Is this a good excuse? Is there any good excuse? She's applying for the dang role, she needs to know more than the stupid "Maverick" comments.

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I know I wouldn't be able to. What I'm curious to see is if she does follow through and make an effort to get those answers to the press like she promised, and what Couric will do/say if Palin makes good.
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Katie knew what questions she wanted to ask, could research the facts ahead of time and found something she thought she could stump Sarah on; and she did. I'm surprized she didn't ask what is the airspeed velocity of an unladen swallow.
So Katie did her job...and she did it well.

I'm not surprised that she didn't ask a question from Monty Python, because it would be used as a tool to discredit her.
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Old September 25th, 2008, 10:23 AM   #52
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Meh...I don't like the move by McCain. My reason: I feel that it is purely for propaganda and "public opinion".

This is one that I dont understand - seeing as though it is now the democrat talking point.

If spending 1 trillion in tax dollars in such an unprecedented way is insignificant, and a presidential candidate suspending a campaign to go a lay a vote on it is overkill... What would be an important enough event to drop the ridiculous campaign for a few days and return to the job a senator is hired to do?

I still feel like Im in the dark about this whole thing, but if 1 trillion is gonna be spent, i think Id like to know BY A VOTE NOT BY VERBAL DIARRHEA what the candidates REALLY think and support.
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and a presidential candidate suspending a campaign to go a lay a vote on it is overkill...
Does he need to suspend his campaign to do it?

Does he need to publicize the suspension of his campaign to the degree that he has?

Did my inbox need to get flooded with e-mails from Palin and McCain blowing their horns about how he's suspending his campaign?

Don't tell me this isn't propaganda, sir.
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Does he need to officially suspend his campaign? Possibly. I expect the candidates have appointments to keep and appearances to make.

I dont know what kind of email lists you are on, but I havent recieved anything in any of my inboxes from anyone in the mccain campaign about this. I suspect you signed up to recieve propaganda since any direct email from a candidates campaign is ALL going to be propaganda.

If this whole situation turns out to be bullshit, then i agree. Propaganda. If it as serious as the President made it sound last night, then I'd say you are way off base.
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Does he need to officially suspend his campaign? Possibly. I expect the candidates have appointments to keep and appearances to make.
To suspend the whole campaign for one vote?

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If this whole situation turns out to be bullshit, then i agree. Propaganda. If it as serious as the President made it sound last night, then I'd say you are way off base.
I'm not saying the situation is not serious. I'm asking if he NEEDS to suspend his whole campaign for a vote.
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Does he need to suspend his campaign to do it?

Does he need to publicize the suspension of his campaign to the degree that he has?

Did my inbox need to get flooded with e-mails from Palin and McCain blowing their horns about how he's suspending his campaign?

Don't tell me this isn't propaganda, sir.
So what is Obama going to do? Talk his bullshit, sit in his hotel room and prepare for a debate when there's a crisis that needs to be taken care of NOW?

He said that he would help if he was needed. What a half ass remark.
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So what is Obama going to do? Talk his bullshit, sit in his hotel room and prepare for a debate when there's a crisis that needs to be taken care of NOW?

He said that he would help if he was needed. What a half ass remark.
What is McCain going to do now that his campaign is suspended?

Talk about what he's going to do, sit at home or in congress while there's a crisis that needs to be taken care of NOW?

...yeah...and Obama is a tool. No further discussion necessary on that point.
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What is McCain going to do now that his campaign is suspended?

Talk about what he's going to do, sit at home or in congress while there's a crisis that needs to be taken care of NOW?

...yeah...and Obama is a tool. No further discussion necessary on that point.
I thought he was taking a cruise or something...

What fucking news channel do you watch?
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I thought he was taking a cruise or something...

What fucking news channel do you watch?
I don't care where he is at the moment. What is he going to do ('do' implies action) now that his campaign is suspended?
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I don't care where he is at the moment. What is he going to do ('do' implies action) now that his campaign is suspended?
Well typically when you're doing something which implies action, or accomplishing something, you're usually not running a mouth about it.

Talk is cheap. Maybe his actions will speak more clearly, and do not need any explanation at all.
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