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Dems Come Alive! ...a follow-up from Michael Moore

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Michael Moore

Wednesday, October 6th, 2010

Friends,

Ok! We're halfway through the week and we're off to a great start. Last week I gave the spineless Dems five friendly suggestions for things they could do on the off chance they were interested in winning the midterm elections on November 2nd:

1. Deliver a blunt, nonstop reminder to the American people about exactly who it was that got us into the mess we're in.

2. Declare a moratorium on home foreclosures.

3. Prosecute the banks and Wall Street for the Crime of the Century.

4. Create a 21st century WPA (hire the unemployed to rebuild America).

5. Pledge that no Dem will take a dime from Wall Street in the next election cycle.

So how are we doing 5 days later? Not bad! It turns out that at least some of these ideas were so simple even elected Democrats could come up with them!

1. Dems have started running tough, killer ads that have balls and SAY WHAT NEEDS TO BE SAID. Check these out:

In the California Senate race, Barbara Boxer is going after Carly Fiorina on the outsourcing Fiorina did as CEO of HP.

Rep. Tim Bishop of Long Island, New York hits his GOP opponent Randy Altschuler on how HIS business sent jobs overseas.

Richard Blumenthal half-nelsons his Connecticut Senate opponent (and former WWE CEO) Linda McMahon who said we should consider cutting the minimum wage and then lied about having said it.

Jeez, it's like they wanna win! More of these, please -- NOW!

2. Foreclosure Moratorium fever among the Dems has amazingly swept the nation in the last week!

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Michael Francis Moore (born April 23, 1954) is an American film director, author, and social commentator. He is widely known for his outspoken, critical views on globalization, large corporations, gun violence, the Iraq War, and the George W. Bush administration. (more...)
 

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Mr. Moore, I applaud your passion. I wish I had yo... by Steven G. Erickson on Thursday, Oct 7, 2010 at 1:48:08 AM
a realistic route to your "more perfect America" t... by John Sanchez Jr. on Thursday, Oct 7, 2010 at 8:07:58 AM
"Spineless Democrats"- People should know better b... by Mike Preston on Thursday, Oct 7, 2010 at 11:43:56 AM
Some hardcore progressives have lost all faith in ... by Don Smith on Thursday, Oct 7, 2010 at 12:35:47 PM
6. Clean up the Federal Courts. Appoint new feder... by Mari Eliza on Thursday, Oct 7, 2010 at 12:46:20 PM
I wouldn't say the Democrats are without fault, bu... by Peter Wedlund on Thursday, Oct 7, 2010 at 1:29:59 PM
The satire in this follow-up article is merciless,... by Blaine Kinsey on Thursday, Oct 7, 2010 at 7:07:48 PM
One of the "-----for Obama groups" that hasn't tum... by Miriam Callaghan on Thursday, Oct 7, 2010 at 7:25:32 PM
I simply agree with you Michael! Obombma and The ... by Jayne County on Saturday, Oct 9, 2010 at 4:34:51 AM