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28. Nope. It's true. With the money that side has to throw around, I bet there's a paid troll
Wed Dec 31, 2014, 03:45 PM
Dec 2014

under every bridge in America. Make that - a paid troll EXTENDED FAMILY.

Yes. n/t leeroysphitz Dec 2014 #1
Here in Oregon turnout was about 70%. Roughly twice the national average.... Bluenorthwest Dec 2014 #2
Doesn't Oregon have some kind of really practical and elaborate mail in voting system? eom Blanks Dec 2014 #15
Yes. And so do at least fredamae Dec 2014 #27
Practical and simple. Everyone votes by mail. Or you can use a drop box. Bluenorthwest Dec 2014 #31
Being a "Native Oregonian" fredamae Jan 2015 #49
Internet trolls keep voters home? LittleBlue Dec 2014 #3
I think there are people who are paid to disrupt and discourage people from voting notadmblnd Dec 2014 #4
Yep, no wonder the approval rating of congress is so low dissentient Dec 2014 #6
There are, to be sure. Igel Dec 2014 #5
No, randys1, it is not in your imagination. There are people who cheat and lie for money to win. Dont call me Shirley Dec 2014 #7
I see it a different way. Savannahmann Dec 2014 #8
I agree. Elections have bee dumbed down to... TreasonousBastard Dec 2014 #16
I don't know if they were paid but I had heard Rove had a bunch going and I Thinkingabout Dec 2014 #9
You are not going to get much support for those upaloopa Dec 2014 #10
Then they do not have a complaint. Thinkingabout Dec 2014 #11
Agreed. Bobbie Jo Dec 2014 #36
Nope no imagination... Historic NY Dec 2014 #12
One of the reasons politics is so negative is to disgust and turn off voters. It's effective. Scuba Dec 2014 #13
Negative ads work. former9thward Dec 2014 #20
Oh they work all right. In multiple ways. Scuba Dec 2014 #24
It's definitely not your imagination. Tarheel_Dem Dec 2014 #14
In the long run it's probably better for democrats... Blanks Dec 2014 #17
Hope you are right and it is all the more reason why you will see an extreme effort randys1 Dec 2014 #18
I will vote for Hillary if she's on the ballot... Blanks Dec 2014 #21
Maybe a "None of the Above" option and vote by mail would put them out of business. Tierra_y_Libertad Dec 2014 #19
Yes, please vive la commune Dec 2014 #38
Anybody that bases their decisions on anonymous internet postings is a weak-willed dimwit. Throd Dec 2014 #22
Many many many minions base votes on much less, all the time randys1 Dec 2014 #25
Yes mmonk Dec 2014 #23
Nope not your imagination. mstinamotorcity2 Dec 2014 #26
Nope. It's true. With the money that side has to throw around, I bet there's a paid troll calimary Dec 2014 #28
While I believe people are paid to do just that SomethingFishy Dec 2014 #29
Of course it works, the question is to what extent, otherwise they wouldnt do it randys1 Dec 2014 #30
Are you saying you might decide not to vote because a troll told you not to? SomethingFishy Dec 2014 #32
You BetterBelieveIt is not your imagination. great white snark Dec 2014 #33
Start with the thread posted asking of it's worth democrats winning at all Renew Deal Dec 2014 #34
Who is "us" in the sentence "PAID to disrupt us"? Are you speaking of DU? rhett o rick Dec 2014 #35
IDK who didnt vote from DU, neither do you unless you did a poll, I assume. randys1 Dec 2014 #40
You wrote "are PAID to disrupt us ". Are people paid to disrupt who? nm rhett o rick Dec 2014 #41
Can I presume we are all Democrats? If so, it is probably safe to say boston bean Jan 2015 #48
Blame voters AgingAmerican Dec 2014 #37
It may not be your imagination... ElboRuum Dec 2014 #39
No. Warren DeMontague Dec 2014 #42
Yes. Wall St is what disrupts our democracy. Not YouTube comments. raouldukelives Dec 2014 #43
I can't say for sure Jamaal510 Jan 2015 #44
I get the feeling there are people deliberately trying to convince the public that "the left" is Warren DeMontague Jan 2015 #45
Citizens United freed up an awful lot of money .. MinM Jan 2015 #46
here you go. wyldwolf Jan 2015 #47
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