[ ]   [ ]   [ ]                        [ ]      [ ]   [ ]

Facebook Tips - steeler - Oct 26, 2021 - 5:53pm
 
Fake News*  ?  ! - Manbird - Oct 26, 2021 - 5:29pm
 
Trump - Red_Dragon - Oct 26, 2021 - 5:19pm
 
Climate Chaos - R_P - Oct 26, 2021 - 3:10pm
 
Joe Biden - haresfur - Oct 26, 2021 - 3:05pm
 
History - lather, rinse, repeat. - haresfur - Oct 26, 2021 - 2:58pm
 
♥ ♥ ♥ Vote For Pie ♥ ♥ ♥ - miamizsun - Oct 26, 2021 - 2:30pm
 
Best Song Comments. - kcar - Oct 26, 2021 - 1:26pm
 
BillyGee's Greatest Segues - ScottFromWyoming - Oct 26, 2021 - 11:02am
 
Counting with Pictures - ScottN - Oct 26, 2021 - 10:22am
 
Name My Band - Red_Dragon - Oct 26, 2021 - 10:16am
 
Radio Paradise NFL Pick'em Group - miamizsun - Oct 26, 2021 - 10:15am
 
Into the Future - oldviolin - Oct 26, 2021 - 6:52am
 
• • • The Once-a-Day • • •  - oldviolin - Oct 26, 2021 - 6:38am
 
Lyrics That Remind You of Someone - oldviolin - Oct 26, 2021 - 6:20am
 
Today in History - Red_Dragon - Oct 26, 2021 - 5:34am
 
Radio Paradise Comments - sunybuny - Oct 26, 2021 - 5:23am
 
COVID-19 - miamizsun - Oct 26, 2021 - 4:32am
 
Cool concerts?? - Steely_D - Oct 25, 2021 - 9:36pm
 
Dialing 1-800-Manbird - oldviolin - Oct 25, 2021 - 6:44pm
 
260,000 Posts in one thread? - oldviolin - Oct 25, 2021 - 4:01pm
 
How's the weather? - Red_Dragon - Oct 25, 2021 - 3:33pm
 
Baseball, anyone? - steeler - Oct 25, 2021 - 2:40pm
 
New Music - Proclivities - Oct 25, 2021 - 12:28pm
 
Australia has Disappeared - Red_Dragon - Oct 25, 2021 - 12:18pm
 
Vinyl Only Spin List - black321 - Oct 25, 2021 - 9:01am
 
Phine Phound Photographs - Proclivities - Oct 25, 2021 - 8:38am
 
World Music - Ohmsen - Oct 25, 2021 - 8:29am
 
Live Music - oldviolin - Oct 25, 2021 - 5:57am
 
Mixtape Culture Club - miamizsun - Oct 25, 2021 - 4:38am
 
Solar / Wind / Geothermal / Efficiency Energy - miamizsun - Oct 25, 2021 - 4:15am
 
Philly - rgio - Oct 24, 2021 - 5:38pm
 
North Korea - Ohmsen - Oct 24, 2021 - 10:52am
 
China - Ohmsen - Oct 24, 2021 - 10:25am
 
kurtster's quiet vinyl - rhahl - Oct 24, 2021 - 7:45am
 
Jazz - rhahl - Oct 24, 2021 - 7:42am
 
Gotta Get Your Drink On - Antigone - Oct 24, 2021 - 5:17am
 
• • • BRING OUT YOUR DEAD • • •  - Steely_D - Oct 23, 2021 - 8:04pm
 
KUDOS for BillG - miamizsun - Oct 23, 2021 - 7:09pm
 
What Did You Do Today? - haresfur - Oct 23, 2021 - 5:54pm
 
• • •  BACON • • •  - Red_Dragon - Oct 23, 2021 - 3:10pm
 
Pernicious Pious Proclivities Particularized Prodigiously - Red_Dragon - Oct 23, 2021 - 1:32pm
 
What is the meaning of this? - Red_Dragon - Oct 23, 2021 - 1:10pm
 
Floyd forum - Coaxial - Oct 22, 2021 - 6:25pm
 
Republican Party - Red_Dragon - Oct 22, 2021 - 4:59pm
 
Bug Reports & Feature Requests - jarro - Oct 22, 2021 - 4:09pm
 
Apps turning itself on at night!night! - jarro - Oct 22, 2021 - 3:56pm
 
Positive Thoughts and Prayer Requests - kcar - Oct 22, 2021 - 2:49pm
 
Art Show - Antigone - Oct 22, 2021 - 1:48pm
 
Automotive Lust - haresfur - Oct 22, 2021 - 1:34pm
 
Oops! - ScottFromWyoming - Oct 22, 2021 - 12:16pm
 
Shipping News - KurtfromLaQuinta - Oct 22, 2021 - 12:11pm
 
curiosity... - ScottFromWyoming - Oct 22, 2021 - 9:37am
 
the Todd Rundgren topic - Steely_D - Oct 22, 2021 - 9:26am
 
Talk Behind Their Backs Forum - GeneP59 - Oct 21, 2021 - 6:49pm
 
Living in America - Red_Dragon - Oct 21, 2021 - 6:16pm
 
Emoticons - R_P - Oct 21, 2021 - 1:52pm
 
Democratic Party - NoEnzLefttoSplit - Oct 21, 2021 - 12:47pm
 
your music - pkoetsier5 - Oct 21, 2021 - 11:56am
 
Those Lovable Policemen - Ohmsen - Oct 21, 2021 - 10:19am
 
Get the Quote - Ohmsen - Oct 21, 2021 - 9:09am
 
Lyrics that strike a chord today... - miamizsun - Oct 21, 2021 - 8:39am
 
Philosophy (Meaty Metaphysical Munchables!) - dischuckin - Oct 21, 2021 - 8:38am
 
volcano! - miamizsun - Oct 21, 2021 - 8:18am
 
A little smooth jazz never hurt anyone - rhahl - Oct 21, 2021 - 7:27am
 
songs that ROCK! - Ohmsen - Oct 21, 2021 - 6:07am
 
Upcoming concerts or shows you can't wait to see - miamizsun - Oct 21, 2021 - 5:47am
 
Outstanding Covers - Ohmsen - Oct 21, 2021 - 5:39am
 
Graphic designers, ho! - Ohmsen - Oct 21, 2021 - 4:25am
 
Tech & Science - Manbird - Oct 20, 2021 - 6:17pm
 
Bitcoin - kurtster - Oct 20, 2021 - 4:50pm
 
Kooky Canadian politicians - westslope - Oct 20, 2021 - 4:36pm
 
Way Cool Video - oldviolin - Oct 20, 2021 - 3:10pm
 
The Obituary Page - Red_Dragon - Oct 20, 2021 - 2:28pm
 
- PUNS - POLICE - oldviolin - Oct 20, 2021 - 12:02pm
 
Index » Regional/Local » USA/Canada » Joe Biden Page: Previous  1, 2, 3 ... 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44  Next
Post to this Topic
ScottFromWyoming

ScottFromWyoming Avatar

Location: Powell
Gender: Male


Posted: Apr 1, 2019 - 11:41am

Well, any way you look at it, we're talking about Joe Biden as opposed to learning about one of the less well known candidates. The 2020 election is going according to the script. I don't want to hear any whining when Trump wins a second term. 
Proclivities

Proclivities Avatar

Location: Paris of the Piedmont
Gender: Male


Posted: Apr 1, 2019 - 11:37am



 sirdroseph wrote:

Yes there are, watch them or not doesn't matter to me.  He reserves most of the feeling up to little girls and teenagers but not exclusively.
 
I think you and I have different definitions of that term.  No matter.

sirdroseph

sirdroseph Avatar

Location: Not here, I tell you wat
Gender: Male


Posted: Apr 1, 2019 - 11:31am

General note:  Instead of thinking of the metoo movement as out of control, did you ever stop to think that maybe sexual assault and harassment on many different levels has ALWAYS been out of control and we are finally seeing these people outed?  Cause really that is what is happening.  I think that almost every single one of these men is guilty.
sirdroseph

sirdroseph Avatar

Location: Not here, I tell you wat
Gender: Male


Posted: Apr 1, 2019 - 11:27am

 Proclivities wrote:


 sirdroseph wrote:

Go to youtube and watch all of the video compilations there are lots over the years; make your own decisions. You have always seemed to me to be an open minded person, I think you will have difficulty giving Uncle Joe a pass after seeing all of these instances.
 

I'm not looking to give him a pass, and that aspect of him often seemed creepy to me, but I doubt there are any videos of him "feeling up" a woman.  The term has a specific meaning (or at least used to).

 
Yes there are, watch them or not doesn't matter to me.  He reserves most of the feeling up to little girls and teenagers but not exclusively.
Proclivities

Proclivities Avatar

Location: Paris of the Piedmont
Gender: Male


Posted: Apr 1, 2019 - 11:26am



 sirdroseph wrote:

Go to youtube and watch all of the video compilations there are lots over the years; make your own decisions. You have always seemed to me to be an open minded person, I think you will have difficulty giving Uncle Joe a pass after seeing all of these instances.


 

I'm not looking to give him a pass, and that aspect of him often seemed creepy to me, but I doubt there are any videos of him "feeling up" a woman.  The term has a specific meaning (or at least used to).
sirdroseph

sirdroseph Avatar

Location: Not here, I tell you wat
Gender: Male


Posted: Apr 1, 2019 - 11:17am

 RabbitEars wrote:
Not one of those women look uncomfortable with what's happening.

I say this as a life-long liberal and feminist: libs have become the puritans they so often rail against. We've already turned our eyes away from each other (towards our screens), which neurobiologically speaking is mentally and physically unhealthy. If we make everyone afraid to touch each other we will further erode the best things about what make us human.

MeToo is going to end up a disaster if it doesn't change tactics - belittling, shaming and attacking people is usually the least effective way to get them to change their behavior. 

 
I have rarely if ever seen them miss.  I am hardly politically correct, but in almost all of the public cases the men have been up to some shady stuff.  Like I have said before whether it is Kavanaugh, Biden or Trump I am almost always prone to believe the women for it is much rarer for them to be out and out lying over something like this. 


sirdroseph

sirdroseph Avatar

Location: Not here, I tell you wat
Gender: Male


Posted: Apr 1, 2019 - 11:14am

 Proclivities wrote:


 sirdroseph wrote:
This has been an issue for awhile;  I addressed this in the unintentional irony thread.  There have been pictures and videos of him feeling up women and girls for years now.  I guess they are finally getting around to talking about this in the mainstream news.   He is done, he is welcome to continue to run and get operatives to make up things and say it is alright, but he is done.
 
"Feeling up" has an entirely different meaning than just unwanted/unwelcome/creepy touching/groping of arms, shoulders, back, etc.  It's actually what our current president bragged about doing on the Access Hollywood tape.
 
Go to youtube and watch all of the video compilations there are lots over the years; make your own decisions. You have always seemed to me to be an open minded person, I think you will have difficulty giving Uncle Joe a pass after seeing all of these instances.


RabbitEars

RabbitEars Avatar

Location: original states


Posted: Apr 1, 2019 - 11:03am

Not one of those women look uncomfortable with what's happening.

I say this as a life-long liberal and feminist: libs have become the puritans they so often rail against. We've already turned our eyes away from each other (towards our screens), which neurobiologically speaking is mentally and physically unhealthy. If we make everyone afraid to touch each other we will further erode the best things about what make us human.

MeToo is going to end up a disaster if it doesn't change tactics - belittling, shaming and attacking people is usually the least effective way to get them to change their behavior. 
Proclivities

Proclivities Avatar

Location: Paris of the Piedmont
Gender: Male


Posted: Apr 1, 2019 - 11:01am



 sirdroseph wrote:
This has been an issue for awhile;  I addressed this in the unintentional irony thread.  There have been pictures and videos of him feeling up women and girls for years now.  I guess they are finally getting around to talking about this in the mainstream news.   He is done, he is welcome to continue to run and get operatives to make up things and say it is alright, but he is done.
 
"Feeling up" has an entirely different meaning than just unwanted/unwelcome/creepy touching/groping of arms, shoulders, back, etc.  It's actually what our current president bragged about doing on the Access Hollywood tape.  Still, Biden seems a little too "handsy" sometimes.

sirdroseph

sirdroseph Avatar

Location: Not here, I tell you wat
Gender: Male


Posted: Apr 1, 2019 - 10:44am

 miamizsun wrote:


is this a serious issue?

another silly meme?

or does he need a puppy?

 

This has been an issue for awhile;  I addressed this in the unintentional irony thread.  There have been pictures and videos of him feeling up women and girls for years now.  I guess they are finally getting around to talking about this in the mainstream news.   He is done, he is welcome to continue to run and get operatives to make up things and say it is alright, but he is done.


miamizsun

miamizsun Avatar

Location: (3261.3 Miles SE of RP)
Gender: Male


Posted: Apr 1, 2019 - 10:38am



is this a serious issue?

another silly meme?

or does he need a puppy?
edieraye

edieraye Avatar



Posted: Nov 7, 2008 - 4:20pm

Joe the Veep - Mr. October delivers.


rexi

rexi Avatar

Location: Zurich, Switzerland


Posted: Oct 28, 2008 - 5:54am

 mjv1208 wrote:
I meant to add state his case without getting all angry about it. He definitely was getting angry by the last question and said something about "who wrote these questions". I think Obama might of? handled those questions better. Biden is a terrible speaker. After all these years you would think he would of? worked on improving these skills. It would be great for SNL if there was a Biden/Palin ticket. Think of all the laughs they could get out of that one.  {#Mrgreen}

 mjv1208 wrote:
I found it disappointing that Biden finally had a somewhat hard interview (not the typical softball questions) and he didn't handle it well. And then for the Obama/Biden ticket to cancel all interviews with that station until the election was really being a poor sport. The Obama/Biden ticket has received mostly a free pass from the mainstream media. If they are going to hold office they are definitely going to be under more scrutiny after the election and they will have to answer questions they don't like. They are promising a lot and the economic situation is not going to change over night. He seemed to be in shock to finally have someone give him some tough questions for a change. Someone with all of his experience should of been able to capitalize on it and state his case.
 

 
It's have, not of! Engrish, anybody?
(former member)

(former member) Avatar

Gender: Male


Posted: Oct 27, 2008 - 9:05am

 mjv1208 wrote:
I meant to add state his case without getting all angry about it. He definitely was getting angry by the last question and said something about "who wrote these questions". I think Obama might of handled those questions better. Biden is a terrible speaker. After all these years you think he would of worked on improving these skills. It would be great for SNL if there was a Biden/Palin ticket. Think of all the laughs they could get out of that one.  {#Mrgreen}

 
mjv1208 wrote:
I found it disappointing that Biden finally had a somewhat hard interview (not the typical softball questions) and he didn't handle it well. And then for the Obama/Biden ticket to cancel all interviews with that station until the election was really being a poor sport. The Obama/Biden ticket has received mostly a free pass from the mainstream media. If they are going to hold office they are definitely going to be under more scrutiny after the election and they will have to answer questions they don't like. They are promising a lot and the economic situation is not going to change over night. He seemed to be in shock to finally have someone give him some tough questions for a change. Someone with all of his experience should of been able to capitalize on it and state his case.

 
 
I thought he handled the interview very well. The questions were baiting and ridiculous. Obama is not a Socialist nor a Marxist and the questions have nothing to do with critical issues faced by the voting public.

I thought Biden was quite soft-spoken in his surprise at what the interviewer was setting up. Hard to see that as anger. Biden's not just another talking head on Fox or MSNBC, he's a senior US senator and has the right to react when somebody tries to set him up in such an obvious and partisan way.

Rose said it better than I can.


dionysius

dionysius Avatar

Location: The People's Republic of Austin
Gender: Male


Posted: Oct 27, 2008 - 8:28am

 rosedraws wrote:

Those were not tough questions, those were ridiculous accusations that only fuel the distortion and smearing. 

This would be a tough question: "How will you keep Social Security solvent?" 

This is a stupid question: "Won't an Obama administration bring Marxism to the White House?" 

The person asking the questions was giving the ridiculous smears the same import that she should have given to genuine issues. She was embarrassing. Her goal was to perpetuate the distortion, not enlighten.  Biden gave an excellent answer to the "Spread the Wealth" question (letting the Middle class keep more of their income is NOT spreading the wealth.  Having the very wealthy pay a larger portion into the system (like they used to do) is appropriate.  Duh!) 

siderant... So many McCain supporters don't realize what they're cheering him on to do... he will continue making life too hard for the middle class so that the upper class can continue their lifestyle of excess and material gluttony.  Does anyone believe, after what we've seen since the start of these stupid Bush tax cuts for the wealthy, that ANY wealthy person is putting their money into JOBS?!?  Growing American businesses??  nope.  Trickle down economics has proven itself a failure.
/siderant

I agree that Biden is a lousy speaker.  It's the biggest reason he didn't get farther in the primary.  He was in hostile territory in this interview.  It was gracious of him to agree to meet with the news organization.  He wasn't very gracious in his response, but I don't see how anyone could be.  But he did state his case well, and didn't lose his cool.
 

Perfect. And, hey, Rose!
kmh

kmh Avatar

Location: NY
Gender: Female


Posted: Oct 27, 2008 - 7:23am

 duchamp wrote:

I kinda liked how Biden handled the interview. It sorta cut through the 'crap'.

 

I 100% agree!
black321

black321 Avatar

Location: An earth without maps
Gender: Male


Posted: Oct 27, 2008 - 6:48am

I knew it.  Obama wants to turn us all into pinkos!  Thank God there are some folks that are smart enough to see through his deceitful veil and decipher what that forked tongue of his is really speaking.  Long live King George. 
meower

meower Avatar

Location: i believe, i believe, it's silly, but I believe
Gender: Female


Posted: Oct 27, 2008 - 6:36am

 duchamp wrote:

I kinda liked how Biden handled the interview. It sorta cut through the 'crap'.

 

I agree. 
duchamp

duchamp Avatar

Location: Florida Panhandle
Gender: Female


Posted: Oct 27, 2008 - 6:24am

ScottFromWyoming wrote:


Well who did write those questions? Yellow journalism at its anachronistic finest!

Biden's a terrible speaker? Based on this? I saw no blunders. If he didn't laugh at the questions, though, and simply answered them, he would have indicated that those questions were valid. Which they are not.

...well said!


ScottFromWyoming

ScottFromWyoming Avatar

Location: Powell
Gender: Male


Posted: Oct 27, 2008 - 6:23am

mjv1208 wrote:
I meant to add state his case without getting all angry about it. He definitely was getting angry by the last question and said something about "who wrote these questions". I think Obama might of handled those questions better. Biden is a terrible speaker.


Well who did write those questions? Yellow journalism at its anachronistic finest!

Biden's a terrible speaker? Based on this? I saw no blunders. If he didn't laugh at the questions, though, and simply answered them, he would have indicated that those questions were valid. Which they are not.

Page: Previous  1, 2, 3 ... 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44  Next