Obama: I inhaled, that was the point. - RC Groups
Thread Tools
Nov 25, 2007, 07:40 PM
Registered User
Discussion

Obama: I inhaled, that was the point.


Hey, at least he's honest. I think I'm feeling a little tense right now;-)

And who gives a crap about what Mitt Romney thinks is setting a bad example. He thinks coffee and tea bad substances.

http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com...was-the-point/
Nov 25, 2007, 08:10 PM
Suspended Account
And who gives a crap about what Mitt Romney thinks is setting a bad example..
Nov 25, 2007, 08:48 PM
Trampling out the vintage
It will be interesting to see if people like hearing the truth or not. Romeny is repeating the safe and traditional and boring and fundamentally silly position that Americans cannot or will not accept complete candor from Presidents and candidates for the office.

My take is what Obama is really saying is look, encouraging Presidents to be less than honest or complete on any subject out of concern for "example" or "dignity of the office" or similar rationales is fundamentally not healthy for a democracy. We are tolerating too much deliberate disinformation, misinformation and incomplete information from our top leaders and a return to everyday values of candor and honesty on all subjects would be an improvement. I agree with him and suspect he will strike a chord with most voters with this view. He will not win over many more traditional or highly Conservative voters but I think he's written them off anyway.
Nov 25, 2007, 08:54 PM
Registered User
So it's back to Bill Clinton, is it? Some people are so predictable...
Nov 25, 2007, 09:09 PM
Suspended Account
sarge's Avatar
Obama and I are exactly the same age (within 24 hours), and share a youthful indiscretion. Big deal. It's a misdemeanor -certainly less a danger than driving after drinking, and I suspect that all the candidates except the Hildebeast have that in their past.

I also read Romney's words. He has a point - to a point. And, 25 years ago, candidate Obama would never have admitted to having smoked marijuana.
Nov 25, 2007, 09:26 PM
Build/Fly/Crash/Repeat
Quote:
Originally Posted by Eljimb0
And who gives a crap about what Mitt Romney thinks is setting a bad example..
Please share with us all what "Monica & Bill" have to do with Obama.
Quote:
So it's back to Bill Clinton, is it? Some people are so predictable...
When it's all you have, I guess it's only to be expected....
Nov 25, 2007, 10:14 PM
sensitive artsy type
Treetop's Avatar
Monica and Bill, much more important than current regime:
Nov 25, 2007, 11:24 PM
Suspended Account
So does that mean it's OK by you all that our President is a coked out ex-drunk..It seems to me that HIS youthful indiscretions are equally irrelevant. Or is it his failure to stand up and confess that is the problem.. or would it be better if he gave an "I didn't inhale speech"
Or is this whole thread another example of the bitterness of having produced the likes of Gore and Kerry as your most viable alternative.. And the likelihood of producing a third.. similarly inadequate.

Best part about this thread is that it started out as troll to catch republicans and look what came in the net...
jimbo
Nov 25, 2007, 11:50 PM
Suspended Account
Bilbobaker's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by Eljimb0
Best part about this thread is that it started out as troll to catch republicans and look what came in the net...
jimbo
Bottom feeders?
Nov 26, 2007, 12:00 AM
Registered User
You???

Quote:
Originally Posted by Eljimb0
Best part about this thread is that it started out as troll to catch republicans and look what came in the net...
jimbo
Nov 26, 2007, 12:07 AM
Suspended Account
Quote:
Originally Posted by thunder1
You???
OOPS!
Sometimes I get carried away and forget to count the socks..
Nov 26, 2007, 12:16 AM
Build/Fly/Crash/Repeat
Quote:
Originally Posted by Eljimb0
OOPS!
Sometimes I get carried away and forget to count the socks..
...
Nov 26, 2007, 03:54 AM
Vertical Wake
splatman's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by thunder1
So it's back to Bill Clinton, is it? Some people are so predictable...

Ok......but you guys can't bring up GWB after '08....
Nov 26, 2007, 04:07 AM
Suspended Account
Bilbobaker's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by splatman
Ok......but you guys can't bring up GWB after '08....
The Dems are sure to try and spank him for at least the next century or more.
True libs will just move on and devour/consume elsewhere.
What will the pubs do?
Maybe vote, go to work and build a better future?

What will the BA's do?
Change socks maybe?

Looks like everyone is shopping or upgrading their hardware lately.

I could be wrong.
Nov 26, 2007, 04:54 AM
Build/Fly/Crash/Repeat
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bilbo
What will the pubs do?
Thew same thing they've been doing for the last 7 years - blame the Clinton's (both of them ) for every ill they can possibly think of. Especially if they think it has even a prayer of diverting attention away from current issues.
Quote:
Maybe vote, go to work and build a better future?
Like they're the only party members doing that? Your partisanship is showing....


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
P51 first flight - Whoa - That was hairy austinflyer Foamies (Kits) 19 Feb 24, 2003 07:06 PM
Umm..... that was stupid. Chipwillis Parkflyers 7 Jan 30, 2003 03:57 PM
My god that WAS.....fun nikko Parkflyers 23 Oct 21, 2002 01:31 PM
The 50's.... And that was good!! boomerace Life, The Universe, and Politics 13 Aug 27, 2002 06:29 AM
ARRRRRRGGGG THAT WAS A STUPID MOVE Dauntae Foamies (Kits) 4 Jul 16, 2001 10:12 PM