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Mon Aug 25, 2014, 02:28 PM Aug 2014

Rand Paul Poll [View all]

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I think reporting that Rand Paul holds positions to the left of the Third Way pulls Democrats to the left and that is a good thing.
23 (70%)
I think reporting that Rand Paul holds positions to the left of the Third Way pulls Democrats to the left and that is a bad thing.
0 (0%)
I think reporting that Rand Paul holds positions makes one a Paul-bot.
10 (30%)
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Rand Paul Poll [View all] Scuba Aug 2014 OP
Funny. ZombieHorde Aug 2014 #1
I don't get this poll? Rockyj Aug 2014 #86
The poll is making fun of many of the Rand threads ZombieHorde Aug 2014 #92
Push poll. eom MohRokTah Aug 2014 #2
Pushing what? Scuba Aug 2014 #17
Other. I think that Rand Paul is electorally dangerous when he SEEMS Erich Bloodaxe BSN Aug 2014 #3
Uh oh tazkcmo Aug 2014 #26
Excellent point. We cannot fall for a Republican who is actually right-wing just because he has Louisiana1976 Aug 2014 #27
THAT'S MY ISSUE Cosmocat Aug 2014 #43
I'm in agreement with you, especially re young voters Voice for Peace Aug 2014 #44
Other: Fuck Rand Paul. Iggo Aug 2014 #4
Exactly. Fuck Rand Paul. n/t FSogol Aug 2014 #13
and the daddy who spawned him and made him credible in politics rurallib Aug 2014 #24
Other: Fuck Rand Paul & Ron Paul irisblue Aug 2014 #33
+1 fuck him, indeed. nt Javaman Aug 2014 #36
+100! zappaman Aug 2014 #47
+1 gollygee Aug 2014 #49
Fucking Racist disingenuous shitbag Rand Paul. Cha Aug 2014 #50
Times 10000 JustAnotherGen Aug 2014 #53
Precisely Gen.. ol Rand on Ferguson says ""There is a very good chance that this had nothing to Cha Aug 2014 #61
. stonecutter357 Aug 2014 #55
. Cha Aug 2014 #62
++1 flamingdem Aug 2014 #90
+1 joshcryer Aug 2014 #68
Thank you. One of the dumbest, not to mention most poorly written, OP's I've seen in a while Number23 Aug 2014 #89
Other: Those who overlap with Paul ideologically are just as dangerous as he is. nt conservaphobe Aug 2014 #5
How about people who overlap with Dick Cheney idologically? Marr Aug 2014 #72
I know of no one like that in the Democratic Party. nt conservaphobe Aug 2014 #79
Hillary Clinton supported the Iraq invasion. Marr Aug 2014 #83
Other: Rand Paul is a racist asshole flamingdem Aug 2014 #6
Agree wholeheartedly. Louisiana1976 Aug 2014 #29
No clown option? Rex Aug 2014 #7
Niether are toupees Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin Aug 2014 #15
Every time we pay for his gas, his clown car gets a new clown. Rex Aug 2014 #16
That's a toupee? FUCK, I thought it was a recently deceased mange-ridden wombat! 11 Bravo Aug 2014 #31
It is a toupee MADE from hifiguy Aug 2014 #48
Aaaaah! It all becomes clear to me now. 11 Bravo Aug 2014 #51
It's cool! hifiguy Aug 2014 #52
Did he really say that????????? TNNurse Aug 2014 #35
Other: What Iggo said n/t sharp_stick Aug 2014 #8
push poll. it's a total misrepresentation. PeaceNikki Aug 2014 #9
Pushing what? Scuba Aug 2014 #18
The idea that his positions are to 'the left'. PeaceNikki Aug 2014 #20
Is legalization of pot to the left of the Third Way? Is his anti-war rhetoric to the left? Scuba Aug 2014 #64
No. And no. PeaceNikki Aug 2014 #65
Legalization support is sure not widespread here in Wisconsin. Scuba Aug 2014 #67
It's growing: PeaceNikki Aug 2014 #71
The Democratic candidate for Governor, Mary Burke, told me face-to-face .... Scuba Aug 2014 #73
It grows from the ground up. PeaceNikki Aug 2014 #74
Where is the FRP option? nt TBF Aug 2014 #10
That Rand Paul is actually right about a handful of issues hifiguy Aug 2014 #11
a lot of idiots have been elected president. nt Voice for Peace Aug 2014 #45
And a lot of idiots have elected Presidents. Fuddnik Aug 2014 #63
which came first, the idiot voters or the idiot presidents? Voice for Peace Aug 2014 #84
Why? Just why? GoneOffShore Aug 2014 #12
Because DUers are being accused of supporting Paul leftstreet Aug 2014 #14
It follows a thread that I started Orrex Aug 2014 #23
If people who successfully argue that HRC is more conservative than... JohnnyRingo Aug 2014 #54
"If people who successfully argue that HRC is more conservative than... Scuba Aug 2014 #87
I don't want to bicker... JohnnyRingo Aug 2014 #91
They sure are a quiet majority. betterdemsonly Aug 2014 #19
A bowl of horseshit A-Schwarzenegger Aug 2014 #21
None of the above. I don't think disingenuous, plagiarizing clowns ecstatic Aug 2014 #22
And that's the truth. Louisiana1976 Aug 2014 #32
Might have used a couple more poll options... Blue_Tires Aug 2014 #25
He's a Poser Ichingcarpenter Aug 2014 #28
What left positions? Starry Messenger Aug 2014 #30
Thank you! johnp3907 Aug 2014 #39
woo posted an idiotic 3rd way CT reflecting this poll. joshcryer Aug 2014 #69
i think a problem arises when raising his "lefty" positions in absence of context 0rganism Aug 2014 #34
I think . . . OldRedneck Aug 2014 #37
Note that the leading choice is none of those given (at least so far) caraher Aug 2014 #38
"If you don't work, you don't eat". JohnnyRingo Aug 2014 #40
oh cool wyldwolf Aug 2014 #41
I think that the idea that Rand Parul could appeal to Democrats is dowright stupid. JDPriestly Aug 2014 #42
He's not to the left of anybody. JoePhilly Aug 2014 #46
Ron Paul, the tea bagger, doesn't make Democrats "go left." He makes Democrats pnwmom Aug 2014 #56
FRP! nt MineralMan Aug 2014 #57
I thought Rand Paul holds positions under some kind of fur bearing critter. Spitfire of ATJ Aug 2014 #58
I think he is an asshole...who has more positons then a recliner. Historic NY Aug 2014 #59
It pulls the Democratic Party to the right BainsBane Aug 2014 #60
Wow. New low for DU. joshcryer Aug 2014 #66
FRP. both of em. That is all. NRaleighLiberal Aug 2014 #70
None of his positions are leftist in the traditional sense of the word. DemocraticWing Aug 2014 #75
Rand Paul holds and pulls underpants Aug 2014 #76
Depends on who is being reported to. Some Independents are very easily fooled, Zorra Aug 2014 #77
I think Rand Paul should fuck off XRubicon Aug 2014 #78
Would you consider reposting this with better wording? muriel_volestrangler Aug 2014 #80
I didn't say all positions, or even most positions. I think most DUers have a good enough ... Scuba Aug 2014 #81
It's not a question of logic, but that it can mean 'some', or it can mean 'overall' muriel_volestrangler Aug 2014 #82
"Holds positions" does not imply all positions. Anyone inferring that it does is not being logical. Scuba Aug 2014 #88
"overall" - the word I used twice - doesn't mean "all" either muriel_volestrangler Aug 2014 #93
I'm probably fairly described as a Third Way Democrat. I despise Rand Paul (nt) Algernon Moncrieff Aug 2014 #85
The problem people are having here is we are describing two-axis politics with only one axis. NutmegYankee Aug 2014 #94
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