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Response to jwirr (Reply #32)

Fri Aug 21, 2015, 11:41 AM

39. Well, many things.

Position on issues is top. But there are those other, less important things which may make a difference. I have not decided who I will support in the MI primary, but I have time to decide.

Note: I was a McGovern delegate in 1972, so I am fairly comfortable with candidates of Sanders' positions. Just don't know who I will get my vote yet. There is plenty of time to decide.

The thing is, the friction here on DU is not helpful in that regard. Too many Hillary and Bernie supporters here are acting like spoiled brats, acting out, throwing tantrums. They are driving too many long time DUers away with their childish behavior.

It seems like 1968 infighting again. That didn't work out so well for Democrats. Unfortunately, now we don't have Congress, or governorships, or state legislatures on our side. And SCOTUS hangs by the skin of its teeth.

So you will forgive me if I prefer to not make a mistake this time. And forgive me for being a bit scolding about the infighting. But it is my opinion that that kind of behavior helps nobody.

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