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Old 09-07-2008, 11:40 PM   #766
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an empty celebrity who gives a good speech but has no substance at all, someone who appeals to guilt -- racial guilt, now in Palin's case, sexist guilt -- and little else, and that she's totally undeserving of the position she's in.
That's all a matter of opinion. Saying that she is "totally undeserving" is a bit much. She's run a city. She's run a state. She does have more executive experience than the other 3 guys combined. She may not have a 20+ year history in Washington, but she is an experienced, proven politician.
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Old 09-07-2008, 11:44 PM   #767
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she is an experienced, proven politician.


not by the standards the McCain campaign had previously used to judge Obama.

the karma here is incredible.
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Old 09-07-2008, 11:51 PM   #768
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(Crud, I meant to post this in the general thread.)
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Old 09-08-2008, 01:01 AM   #769
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Somehow I missed this on the TV broadcast...

YouTube - John McCain Gets BarackRoll'd

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Old 09-09-2008, 05:46 PM   #771
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an empty celebrity who gives a good speech but has no substance at all, someone who appeals to guilt -- racial guilt, now in Palin's case, sexist guilt -- and little else, and that she's totally undeserving of the position she's in.
Can't you see that's EXACTLY why she's popular with certain segments of the public...because she is "totally undesrving" - people love a come-from-nowhere story. They generally do not like long serving politicians like John McCain and Joe Biden. This is the year of the new comer - either Obama or Palin. They are the story. McCain and Biden are on the sidelines. Why can't most of you understand that?????
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Can't you see that's EXACTLY why she's popular with certain segments of the public...because she is "totally undesrving" - people love a come-from-nowhere story. They generally do not like long serving politicians like John McCain and Joe Biden. This is the year of the new comer - either Obama or Palin. They are the story. McCain and Biden are on the sidelines. Why can't most of you understand that?????


because we're all too stupid, Harry.

thank goodness you're here to yell at us.
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