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  •  I appreciate your response, but (3+ / 0-)
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    The Termite, liberalis, lsd saint

    I think maybe you are committing the same sin of which you accuse us, although there is now no reason to fight.  

    Your signature line is a personal insult and I don't think that most who were truly against Obama's FISA vote (and not just here to stir up trouble) were directing personal attacks at him.  For purely selfish reasons, we wanted Obama to live up to his potential.

    To be honest, it pisses me off every time I see that in your signature line and I guess I don't understand why you would want to alienate so many with it.


    The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people. - 9th Amendment

    by TracieLynn on Mon Jul 21, 2008 at 04:51:45 PM PDT

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    •  As I said (0+ / 0-)

      You know, I want you to understand that the outrage isn't really one-sided. I mean, I hope you can see that.

      I am still mad over the way the FISA fight was fought. My signature is still accurate.  I am not TRYING to alienate anyone. But I spent several hellish weeks fighting with folks on this site. And I'm still pissed over it. If I at some point stopped being pissed, then I will change my signature.

      But you know, I am still pretty upset over it, and it certainly still applies.

      Not to be corny but...the future of our nation is at stake. We. Have. To. Win. (F*ck Purity Trolls!)

      by jenontheshore on Mon Jul 21, 2008 at 04:58:50 PM PDT

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      •  You don't get it (5+ / 0-)

        You're doing everything you can to perpetuate the problem, while at the same time decrying it.  If there were somebody on "the other side" of the debate who had a similar sig, you'd be apoplectic, and accuse them of reviving the division.

        "Charlie Gibson snorts capital gains tax cut fairy dust for breakfast." - Geekesque

        by The Termite on Mon Jul 21, 2008 at 05:14:49 PM PDT

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      •  Look (2+ / 0-)
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        TracieLynn, not this time

        Please, just take out the parenthetical. You'll still make your point without an over the top insult. You aren't the only angry person here. The objective is to let things cool and reform around the candidate. You want Obama to win, right?

        "Nothing destroys irony like having to explain it."

        by liberalis on Mon Jul 21, 2008 at 06:17:44 PM PDT

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