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Democrats debate from Philly (ABC)

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by DougDascenzo, Apr 16, 2008.

  1. DougDascenzo

    DougDascenzo Member

    No thread on Clinton v. Obama XXI?

    I'm bracing for some fireworks ...
  2. Beaker

    Beaker Active Member

    Hillary has to be careful...if she keeps pounding Obama on this "elitist" crap, it's going to backfire on her.
  3. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    "Screw 'em"
  4. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    Obama is rebounding pretty good right now on it. He may be one of only two Democrats I vote for in November, but he's a good one.
  5. Michael_ Gee

    Michael_ Gee Well-Known Member

    Here's my question. There's nothing wrong with a debate per se, if you live in Pennsylvania. But I don't. Why is this event on national TV. It's hardly what I call top-shelf entertainment, and as far as helping me, the concerned citizen, make an informed vote, it's too late, way too late. Massachusetts had its primary February 5.
    Something between two-thirds and three-quarters of the U.S. electorate lives where the primaries have already happened. Why are they showing a debate to them/us?
  6. service_gamer

    service_gamer Well-Known Member

    Obama just looks flustered to me, well, compared to how smooth he usually operates. As far as the Bosnia issue with Clinton, I applaud her for owning up to her lie--and props for segueing that into talking about her level of experience.
  7. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    Discuss genuine national issues, please. Thank you.
  8. STLIrish

    STLIrish Active Member

    God, this is asinine. Rev. Wright, the Bosnia flap, now "why don't you wear a flag lapel pin?"
    How about some of the questions that actually matter?
  9. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    Owning up to her lie? She lied about it at least four times, and then denied reports that said she was full of shit. Then her husband said she just misremembered it once during a late-night stump speech. Notice that she only "owned up to it" when video was produced.
  10. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    Has there been any substance at all, yet?

  11. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    In terms of issues? No. It's all gotcha bullshit.
  12. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    Well, good fucking thing we had the 21st fucking debate, then.

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