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Old 11-14-2012, 10:12 AM   #46
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I was tempted to sign the Texas one with the caveat that we keep Austin.
but wait...what about San Antonio?
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Old 11-14-2012, 10:30 AM   #47
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The beginnings of Jindal 2016 start in denunciation of the party that was slayed by Barack Obama in 2012.

A good thing.
He'll never make it past the primaries with that kind of talk.
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Old 11-14-2012, 11:01 AM   #48
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but wait...what about San Antonio?
An unfortunate but acceptable casualty.
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Old 11-14-2012, 03:10 PM   #49
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He'll never make it past the primaries with that kind of talk.


but the 2 recent candidates who made it through the increasingly insane GOP primaries were Mitt and McCain. they defeated the crazies -- despite appealing to the base -- and were deemed "electable."

i think there may be some play for that role for 2016. right now it belongs to Christie.
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You stay classy, Mittens.

http://www.nationalpost.com/m/wp/new...lls-gop-donors
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Old 11-15-2012, 09:34 AM   #51
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Who needs dog whistles when you can use blatant racism, and then have it embraced by the party as a whole?
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Old 11-15-2012, 09:57 AM   #52
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Charlie Webster, the outgoing Maine Republican chairman, claimed Wednesday in an interview that "hundreds" of black voters cast ballots in rural Maine towns, contributing to the party's losses.
"In some parts of rural Maine, there were dozens, dozens of black people who came in and voted on Election Day," he said in an interview with WSCH TV. "Everybody has the right to vote, but nobody in town knows anybody that's black -- how did that happen? I don't know. We're going to find out."
Pressed on where it happened, he said it happened in "several rural Maine towns." He added that without a voter ID law or "way to check," voting was "fraught for abuse."
Webster stood by the claim in an interview with the Portland Press Herald. "I'm not talking about 15 or 20. I'm talking hundreds," he said. "I'm not politically correct and maybe I shouldn't have said these voters were black, but anyone who suggests I have a bias toward any race or group, frankly, that's sleazy."
Charlie Webster, Maine GOP Chair, Alleges That Black Voters Came To Rural Towns To Vote

Riiiiight! Talk about conspiracy run amok!

Oh boy, the GOP is self-destructing so badly its actually getting funny to watch!
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Old 11-15-2012, 12:24 PM   #53
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If we only had laws to suppress anyone of color from voting, our guy would have won!!

Maybe if the GOP didn't continue to make such dumb ass statements like this, they could get some votes out of minorities.

But please, feel free to keep spouting off how it was the blacks or hispanics fault that Romney lost, and the USA should feel ashamed for that.
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The House Majority Leader of the Georgia Senate hosted an interesting presentation last month:

Top Georgia GOP Lawmakers Host Briefing on Secret Obama Mind-Control Plot | Mother Jones













they're onto us!
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The House Majority Leader of the Georgia Senate hosted an interesting presentation last month:

Top Georgia GOP Lawmakers Host Briefing on Secret Obama Mind-Control Plot | Mother Jones













they're onto us!
Guess what's coming out on November 20th, just in time for Christmas:

Agenda 21: Glenn Beck, Harriet Parke: 9781476716695: Amazon.com: Books

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Obama won because he wooed voters by giving them shit?

Or did he win because his party is not really down with completely alienating entire chunks of the population?
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Charlie Webster, Maine GOP Chair, Alleges That Black Voters Came To Rural Towns To Vote

Riiiiight! Talk about conspiracy run amok!

Oh boy, the GOP is self-destructing so badly its actually getting funny to watch!
I saw this today too.. really really?? whiny babies is also a term I would use.. grasping for a whole lot of crazy.
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Old 11-15-2012, 01:58 PM   #58
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Obama won because he wooed voters by giving them shit?

Or did he win because his party is not really down with completely alienating entire chunks of the population?

yep.. pretty much.
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He also said women voted for Obama because of the "gift" of free contraceptives.

Just be a man and face the reality of why you lost. Face your own mistakes. What he said there, well that alone is a good indication of his character. Maybe THAT's why you lost dude.
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The Republicans needs to get introspective and navel-gazey about why they lost, not finger-pointy.
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