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81. To an ordinary man it might look like speculation.
Sun Feb 3, 2019, 01:07 PM
Feb 2019

To an extraordinary man it looks like a reasonable inference.

Steward ran for senate not governor dsc Feb 2019 #1
You're right, he ran for senator maxrandb Feb 2019 #10
and there goes the whole premise of your post shanny Feb 2019 #103
I am a little confused as how old he was at th time. olegramps Feb 2019 #35
Some clarity -- He was a 25 year old Med student -- NOT college aged whathehell Feb 2019 #57
We know that's the yearbook it's in ... one from 1984 mr_lebowski Feb 2019 #79
Please tell me.. whathehell Feb 2019 #89
We really need to move away from pretending like... cbdo2007 Feb 2019 #2
"A Klan hood has always been a Klan hood: It's meant to terrify and intimidate..." DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #4
Well said. Tipperary Feb 2019 #27
Evidently, the publisher didn't share you morals. olegramps Feb 2019 #38
How many of us True Blue American Feb 2019 #66
Yep, why work to destroy us when they know we will destroy ourselves... cbdo2007 Feb 2019 #120
I agree. True Blue American Feb 2019 #122
How many of us are governors? Drunken Irishman Feb 2019 #135
Doesn't matter True Blue American Feb 2019 #136
Yes it does. Drunken Irishman Feb 2019 #137
Again it's not what he did 50 years ago is what he didn't admit to 5 months ago uponit7771 Feb 2019 #106
Having everyone "admit" what they did 50 years ago though is the problem. cbdo2007 Feb 2019 #119
Most of us have different versions of your past. True Blue American Feb 2019 #123
You can simply give a summation of the past and admit to doing really stupid stuff but then uponit7771 Feb 2019 #129
The bottom line is Northam is hurting the party. DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #3
I believe the party is hurting itself by the outrageous rush to judgment. democratisphere Feb 2019 #11
If a guy who voted for George Walker Bush twice is our best we need to do a lot better. DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #13
This leaves no room for change or growth. phylny Feb 2019 #65
It is no longer about Northam. Every prominent Democrat DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #67
That vote adds some to the persuasion that he should leave treestar Feb 2019 #92
"Was he a Repub that recently?" DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #96
P we did do a lot better relative to the Republican that was running uponit7771 Feb 2019 #107
My friend, he won because he had a D after his name DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #108
It is not a "rush to judgement" to condemn a white man who dressed in blackface Tarc Feb 2019 #18
Not a Civil Discussion Roy Rolling Feb 2019 #21
This message was self-deleted by its author DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #22
This is EXACTLY the place it belongs. Dr Hobbitstein Feb 2019 #56
No, whether or not you like the idea, white privilege is quite real. PatrickforO Feb 2019 #77
This was in the news 4 days ago. wcast Feb 2019 #128
What the heck? Boomer Feb 2019 #100
What is not civil is how we are being treated by the party whopis01 Feb 2019 #118
There is absolutely no proof that Northam was in blackface democratisphere Feb 2019 #23
He admitted it. Tipperary Feb 2019 #28
Shoe polish on facial cheeks is not blackface. I sure wouldn't want democratisphere Feb 2019 #31
Shoe polish on the whole face is, which is what is pictured. nt Dr Hobbitstein Feb 2019 #58
The statement made by Northam is completely unrelated to the democratisphere Feb 2019 #59
He originally stated it was him. Then he backtracked. Dr Hobbitstein Feb 2019 #63
He admitted he was in the blackface/klan pic. Tipperary Feb 2019 #104
Not in the most recent press conference on Saturday, February 2. democratisphere Feb 2019 #110
Lol. And you believe this. Tipperary Feb 2019 #112
Prove that he is in the picture. So far, no one can. democratisphere Feb 2019 #113
Please keep up DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #32
That statement was made on 2/1/19. Northam's statement democratisphere Feb 2019 #37
Was he lying on Friday or was he lying on Saturday? DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #39
I think that you are losing. olegramps Feb 2019 #40
Unfortunately we are all losing when presumed innocent people democratisphere Feb 2019 #44
"Mob mentality"? "Rush to judgement"?...Huh? whathehell Feb 2019 #68
There is no proof that Northam is the person in either costume democratisphere Feb 2019 #124
..It's nothing like the Al Franken case whathehell Feb 2019 #134
Keep digging. olegramps Feb 2019 #121
Far too many Democrats are way ahead of me. democratisphere Feb 2019 #125
Now I can agree with that. Yes they signed on to the condemnation of racism long ago. olegramps Feb 2019 #130
So did I, along with Northam. democratisphere Feb 2019 #131
Like lying to the citizens on a hourly basis. olegramps Feb 2019 #133
It is in his yearbook; he owns it. Tarc Feb 2019 #45
His yearbook? He said he never obtained the year book. democratisphere Feb 2019 #49
He's hurting us with a vital demographic. DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #64
If it is confirmed that Northam is innocent, Democrats will democratisphere Feb 2019 #72
What part of he said it was him in the photo don't you understand? DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #73
The majority of Virginia voters elected Northam, a Democrat, democratisphere Feb 2019 #76
It's not true because he said it was him in the photo (REDUX) DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #82
2/2/19 was the latest claim that it was not Northam in the photo. democratisphere Feb 2019 #94
Falsus in uno, falsus in omnibus. (REPRISE) DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #95
Deflect, dodge, hide Tarc Feb 2019 #116
Who's a drunken redumbliCON alleged rapist? democratisphere Feb 2019 #117
Great point. True Blue American Feb 2019 #70
Thanks for your rational, reasonable support! democratisphere Feb 2019 #74
THANK YOU. Rainbow Droid Feb 2019 #115
In this post, you get Northam's name and his opponent wrong... SidDithers Feb 2019 #5
25 year old Medical school grad not 20 Blues Heron Feb 2019 #6
LOL DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #8
Stewart was defeated in the Republican gubernatorial primary by Gillespie Recursion Feb 2019 #7
He defeated Ed Gillespie, which is bad enough to know what VA escaped. Honeycombe8 Feb 2019 #9
Whataboutism sellitman Feb 2019 #12
+100 cyclonefence Feb 2019 #16
Yet, some keep trying to get.... LovingA2andMI Feb 2019 #42
BANG. My immediate reaction when I saw thread title. bullwinkle428 Feb 2019 #48
The people calling for Northam's resignation live in Vogon_Glory Feb 2019 #14
"The people calling for Northam's resignation live in View profile Such rarified circles that they'v DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #17
Fairfax is not a Republican reactionary. Iggo Feb 2019 #20
Because racial insensitivity is akin to walking under a ladder... Dr Hobbitstein Feb 2019 #61
Kampala Harris? Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin Feb 2019 #85
Cory Stewart lost in the primary; even the pukes didn't want him. shanny Feb 2019 #102
I am learning about Tom Perriello, whom Northam defeated in the primary. blogslut Feb 2019 #15
Recall that Perriello lost his Congressional seat in the "Tea Party bloodbath" year of 2010, bullwinkle428 Feb 2019 #52
I remember seeing him giving one of the best defenses of Guy Whitey Corngood Feb 2019 #54
Redistricting also helped with his loss. phylny Feb 2019 #69
Wow! I'm kind of in love with Tom Perriello now nt renate Feb 2019 #111
Agree it is up to VA as they know the effects on the legislature treestar Feb 2019 #19
He was 25, not 20. nt Tipperary Feb 2019 #24
Just a note: LakeArenal Feb 2019 #25
Good one. SammyWinstonJack Feb 2019 #36
Prince Harry... LovingA2andMI Feb 2019 #43
Calling things stupid is not any argument. LakeArenal Feb 2019 #60
Let's Make This Simple LovingA2andMI Feb 2019 #71
I don't need your simplicity. I understand your argument. LakeArenal Feb 2019 #78
I'm not sure at this point if Northam is a racist..... LovingA2andMI Feb 2019 #99
+1000! mcar Feb 2019 #105
If he wasn't a royal but an MP, especially a Labour MP , he likely would have had to resign. DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #46
That's just speculation on your part. LakeArenal Feb 2019 #62
To an ordinary man it might look like speculation. DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #81
Yes I'm so ordinary. You are so extraordinary LakeArenal Feb 2019 #83
I don't see the nexus between Prince Harry and Ralph Northam which exonerates either of them. DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #87
and if Harry was Governor of VA now I would call for him to resign too TeamPooka Feb 2019 #86
Even if you think he's not a Nazi? Or do you think Prince Harry is a Nazi? LakeArenal Feb 2019 #93
No but Prince Harry would have told everybody about he's Nazi pictures uponit7771 Feb 2019 #109
"what I did in college". He was 25 years old and it was 1984. You aren't paying attention. manor321 Feb 2019 #26
Hopelessly Confused zentrum Feb 2019 #29
I'm a Virginian, and I agree with his post. Nitram Feb 2019 #30
He's hurting the party and ... DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #34
I live in Virginia MarcoZandrini Feb 2019 #33
And.... LovingA2andMI Feb 2019 #41
Well stated JohnnyRingo Feb 2019 #47
It's called integrity Mabel Feb 2019 #50
I haven't read alot of these threads relating to this but TheFarseer Feb 2019 #51
If I were a person of color Mabel Feb 2019 #75
My post from last night underpants Feb 2019 #53
Sigh..He wasn't "in college", he was a 25 year old medical student whathehell Feb 2019 #55
1984 is the year the photo was put in a yearbook ... mr_lebowski Feb 2019 #80
Oh, give me a break! whathehell Feb 2019 #88
You don't know this yearbooks tradition ... maybe they reserve one spot for an older pic mr_lebowski Feb 2019 #90
Lol..Yeah.."maybe, maybe" whathehell Feb 2019 #97
You can't spell his name correctly and you got his opponent wrong. I'll pass on your rah-rah TeamPooka Feb 2019 #84
You should consider self-deleting or some serious editing Polybius Feb 2019 #91
The odd thing is he holds himself out a Virginian. DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #98
Not holding myself out to be a Virginian maxrandb Feb 2019 #114
Weird thing about Corey Stewart riverwalker Feb 2019 #101
Good grief... I need to take a break from this forum. Basement Beat Feb 2019 #126
Your Counsel Is Wise But Will Be Ignored Vogon_Glory Feb 2019 #127
He has lost the confidence of the people and their leaders and consequently must go. DemocratSinceBirth Feb 2019 #132
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