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Old 10-07-2008, 10:28 PM
 
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ed-k1xOCsMs

really?


and what about the handshake?


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WI0iIOqPGak&e



This is the second debate where McCain has showed high levels of disrespect towards Obama

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Old 10-07-2008, 10:34 PM
 
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*updated with link*
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Old 10-07-2008, 10:36 PM
 
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really?

This is the second debate where McCain has showed high levels of disrespect towards Obama
That is where McCain loses the warm fuzzy connecting with the voter thing. Even with that innocuous comment, many will hang onto that as rude, dismissive, or even worse some will cry racism (I don't agree).
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Old 10-07-2008, 10:37 PM
 
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McCain is an old timer that does not respect black people, let alone one that is competing against him for the presidency. McCain DESPISES Obama since he never thought he would be fighting for the presidency with a black man. that's what it comes down to. Sad..but true.
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Old 10-07-2008, 10:38 PM
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That is where McCain loses the warm fuzzy connecting with the voter thing. Even with that innocuous comment, many will hang onto that as rude, dismissive, or even worse some will cry racism (I don't agree).
McCain's not showing racism there, at least not overtly. He's just being an *****hole.
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Old 10-07-2008, 10:38 PM
 
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imagine if biden said that to palin.....boy would that cause a shyyyyyyyytstorm....
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Old 10-07-2008, 10:38 PM
 
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I don't think the "that one" comment was as harsh as pundits on CNN and the OP here are saying. McCain certainly was a bit snarky at times, however.
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Old 10-07-2008, 10:39 PM
 
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Especially when he refused to shake the extended hand of Barak Obama after the debate.
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Old 10-07-2008, 10:39 PM
 
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wow, incredible amount of disrespect on John McCain's part


YouTube - The McCain-Obama Post-Debate "Handshake"
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Old 10-07-2008, 10:40 PM
 
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I don't think it was racism. McCain just seems to have a pattern of being disrespectful to those that he disagrees with, regardless of race or sex.
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