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Elbow Your Way to Glory in the DNC Press Pool!

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Posted on Jul 11, 2008
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Accompanied by a thumping beat and quasi-techno keyboard riffs from somewhere around 1993, DNC Chairman Howard Dean stiffly reads a script off the teleprompter announcing a thrilling contest that’ll give one lucky camera-wielding Democrat the chance to spend a day in the presidential campaign cattle pen press pool. As if that wasn’t exciting enough, the winner will also get to go to the Democratic National Convention. Get pumped!

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By Issywise, July 14, 2008 at 12:50 pm Link to this comment

If I wanted to hear what a turd had to say, I’d put a microphone in my toilet.

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By Sue Cook, July 14, 2008 at 9:58 am Link to this comment

Paskalis,

Couldn’t agree with you more!

Dean is clearly doing all he thinks he can to try and undo the damage he partly created when he, Reid, Pelosi, Rangel and MSM decided to take the chance by
selecting the candidiate of THEIR choice over concern of severely dividing the party. (Which they did.)

He should hiccup to relieve obvious uncomfortable gas pent up by kissing so much a—to get where he is today.

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By cyrena, July 14, 2008 at 3:35 am Link to this comment

nrobi…I’m with you. I don’t think it’s at all desperate, and I think it’s in keeping with the movement that has brought us this far.

Never in my entire voting life, (and I’m 55 years old) have I seen this much energy and positivity in the democratic party, or as many of our youth involving themselves in the process. If there is any desperation at all, it’s because THEY want their birthrights! And however we’ve managed to flub it up for them, they’ve decided it’s up to them to get it back!

No…no desperation here, no matter how many people try to dampen it, and we KNOW how hard they’ve been trying, and are continuing to do. (the 527 PAC’s are in attack mode - a disgruntled Hillary-Republican crowd, ready to dual to the death). Now THAT could be the reason Howard Dean looked a little nervous, because he doesn’t seem like a confrontational guy, and these groups are VICIOUS!

Hillary isn’t doing a damn thing to call them off either. Matter of fact, I wouldn’t be surprised if she’s financing them.

Anyway, I think this is great, and keeping the momentum going.

It’s the cob-webby repugs that are feeling pretty desperate right now, using Halloween props for candidates.

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By Fadel Abdallah, July 12, 2008 at 4:44 pm Link to this comment

What about a video explaining why I am not voting for the least of two evils!

What about a fact-sheet of the most disgusting pandering to the Israel Lobby and the Truths of the Jewish Control of both Parties?!

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By nrobi, July 12, 2008 at 9:42 am Link to this comment

Instead of a tone of desperation, I see this as a way for the people to get involved in the process. You can be sure that the GOP does not and will not have anything of the sort happening at their convention. 
The GOP would shit in their pants if they had to ask the people to intellectually identify why they are Republicans, furthermore the GOP is not a party of the people but rather a collection of snobs and elitists, who would rather not know that there really arr people out in the world.
I, personally am ashamed that the GOP even exists in this country. George Washington stated in his farewell address, “Beware of partisan politics, it will destroy this country.” 
Well, if people, the common people like myself, who once voted Republican, started thinking about why they vote that way, you would see a mass exodus from the GOP and the Democratic Party would control this nation for generations to come.
All this can and should happen, because of an intellectual exercise that is so unique, as to cause many to doubt their allegiance to the GOP.
Thank you to whomever came up with this idea, you have turned the tables on the GOP and maybe turned the tide towards the Democratic Party for once and for all.

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By Paskalis, July 12, 2008 at 5:05 am Link to this comment
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I can’t recall when I last heard such a tone of desperation.

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