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Wed Feb 12, 2020, 05:27 PM

 

"Centrist" is a term that keeps being redefined. n/t

If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden

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Reply "Centrist" is a term that keeps being redefined. n/t (Original post)
Odoreida Feb 2020 OP
NurseJackie Feb 2020 #1
squirecam Feb 2020 #3
NurseJackie Feb 2020 #7
LexVegas Feb 2020 #2
Squinch Feb 2020 #4
The Velveteen Ocelot Feb 2020 #5
NurseJackie Feb 2020 #8
squirecam Feb 2020 #9
CowboyProgressive Feb 2020 #6
Steven Maurer Feb 2020 #10
SharonClark Feb 2020 #13
treestar Feb 2020 #14
The Velveteen Ocelot Feb 2020 #11
squirecam Feb 2020 #12
SharonClark Feb 2020 #15
betsuni Feb 2020 #17
krissey Feb 2020 #16
David__77 Feb 2020 #18

Response to Odoreida (Original post)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 05:28 PM

1. Really? How so?

 

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Response to NurseJackie (Reply #1)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 05:29 PM

3. Like socialist perhaps?

 

Nt
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Response to squirecam (Reply #3)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 05:31 PM

7. Ha!

 



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Response to Odoreida (Original post)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 05:29 PM

2. Yeah...like it used to be a pro-gun guy. Now thats a socialist.

 

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Response to Odoreida (Original post)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 05:29 PM

4. So is "American Democracy" a term that keeps being redefined. And not in a good way.

 

Pretty soon, that will be moot though if we let Filthy Donnie get elected again
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Response to Odoreida (Original post)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 05:31 PM

5. Clearly, it's anybody who isn't Bernie.

 

Everyone else is a running-dog revanchist bourgeois tool of the corporate oligarchy.
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Response to The Velveteen Ocelot (Reply #5)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 05:32 PM

8. Boom!

 


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Response to NurseJackie (Reply #8)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 05:41 PM

9. Lol

 

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Response to Odoreida (Original post)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 05:31 PM

6. I like the term Corporate Democrats. Because that's who they're policy represent.

 

Progressive democrats. Liberal democrats. And corporate democrats. Centristismí is own thing.
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Response to CowboyProgressive (Reply #6)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 05:42 PM

10. People who who like that term like it because it's a meaningless insult...

 

...signifying an outgroup to the Sanders wing. Not because it describes any actual position they supposedly hold.

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Response to Steven Maurer (Reply #10)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 06:07 PM

13. Well said.

 

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Response to Steven Maurer (Reply #10)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 06:11 PM

14. +1

 

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Response to CowboyProgressive (Reply #6)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 05:45 PM

11. That still doesn't make any sense.

 

Is that the same as a corporeal Democrat, which I assume all of us are? If I own stock in a corporation am I a corporate Democrat? Is it OK if that stock is in my 401K or retirement portfolio or does owning those things make me a corporate Democrat? If I work for a corporation am I one? I used to work for a Fortune 500 corporation (and owned stock in it), but I also was once self-employed and before that I worked for the government, so has my corporateness varied throughout my life? Would I have to be a CEO to be a corporate Democrat, and if so, how big would the corporation have to be? I can file some paperwork with the Secretary of State, pay $120 and voila, I'm the CEO of a very tiny corporation. Am I therefore a corporate Democrat? Or would my corporation have to be listed on the NYSE or NASDQ?

Are all corporations bad? Would you abolish them? Which policies of Democrats "represent" corporations? All corporations or just large ones? How large? Both Exxon and Joe's Bait & Tackle, or just Exxon? Why? How?

"Corporate Democrat" is just as meaningless as "centrist Democrat." Either you can articulate why you don't agree with a particular candidate's policies or you can't, and if you can't it's a whole lot easier to just slap a name on them that you think is insulting.
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Response to The Velveteen Ocelot (Reply #11)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 06:01 PM

12. Yep

 

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Response to The Velveteen Ocelot (Reply #11)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 06:11 PM

15. Please don't confuse people with meaningful questions.

 

Their heads may explode.
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Response to The Velveteen Ocelot (Reply #11)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 06:14 PM

17. +1

 

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Response to Odoreida (Original post)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 06:11 PM

16. Since it has been proven out Sanders is establishment he has stopped using that term and now

 

uses centralist to attack our Democratic candidates.
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Response to Odoreida (Original post)

Wed Feb 12, 2020, 08:26 PM

18. It's a term, like "far left."

 

Shorthand for something, which differs depending on perspective.
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