[FoRK] How Barack lost my vote forever

geege schuman <geege4 at gmail.com> on Wed Apr 23 08:26:02 PDT 2008

And he's green.

http://www.grist.org/news/muck/2004/08/04/griscom-obama/index.html

G



On Wed, Apr 23, 2008 at 11:08 AM, Luis Villa <luis at tieguy.org> wrote:

> On Wed, Apr 23, 2008 at 11:05 AM, Luis Villa <luis at tieguy.org> wrote:
> > On Wed, Apr 23, 2008 at 10:26 AM, Jeff Bone <jbone at place.org> wrote:
> >  >
> >  >  On Apr 23, 2008, at 3:23 AM, Stephen Williams wrote:
> >  >
> >  >
> >  > > Oh. Come. On. I know you are not that closed minded. No politician
> is
> >  > going to pitch socialism in the US. Or try to kill the stock market.
> >  > >
> >  >
> >  >  Well, clearly, I disagree.
> >  >
> >  >  Generally speaking the man's a cipher --- by design, I assume.
> >
> >  Just because Hillary says he's a cipher, and the press is too lazy to
> >  correct that (see, e.g., http://dave.ofmassdestruction.com/?p=946 )
> >  doesn't mean he's a cipher:
> >
> >  http://www.barackobama.com/issues/
> >
> >  See, e.g., http://www.google.com/search?q=obama+technology+policy
> >
> >  for a lot of very favorable reviews of his technology policy. (And of
> >  course, even Hillary will admit he's not a cipher, as long as it is in
> >  context of attacking him over his health care proposals.)
>
> Oh, and an excellent piece on his policy shop:
>
> http://www.tnr.com/politics/story.html?id=4d40a39e-8f57-4054-bd99-94bc9d19be1a
>
> Not surprisingly, heavily influenced by his time at Chicago- the most
> economically conservative/rationalist law school in the county.
>
> This is not to say he's as much a wonk as Hillary is, but few are.
>
> Luis
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