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Old 04-04-2002, 09:36 PM   #61
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You should change your handle to U2Homa, THEN you can use the ~U2Oklahoma sig.
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Old 04-04-2002, 10:04 PM   #63
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Jesse Helms is an old racist from way back with ties to the KKK, and actively worked against desegregation. He and Bono have so much in common.
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For what it's worth, Senator Robert Byrd, a Democrat from West Virginia, is a former Klan member; Al Gore's father also had Klan connections.

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So is it true that you have to be a US citizen and born in the US to become President? I know that to stand for election to the House or Senate you have to have been a US citizen for a certain number of years, but for President you have to be a native-born US citizen?
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So is it true that you have to be a US citizen and born in the US to become President? I know that to stand for election to the House or Senate you have to have been a US citizen for a certain number of years, but for President you have to be a native-born US citizen?
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So is it true that you have to be a US citizen and born in the US to become President? I know that to stand for election to the House or Senate you have to have been a US citizen for a certain number of years, but for President you have to be a native-born US citizen?
As much as I love Bono/U2, I don't think I would vote for him even if it were possible

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So is it true that you have to be a US citizen and born in the US to become President? I know that to stand for election to the House or Senate you have to have been a US citizen for a certain number of years, but for President you have to be a native-born US citizen?
As much as I love Bono/U2, I don't think I would vote for him even if it were possible

Yeah Z-but we'd have to give him a real righteous cabinet post or ambassadorship.

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For what it's worth, Senator Robert Byrd, a Democrat from West Virginia, is a former Klan member; Al Gore's father also had Klan connections.

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'tis true that no one political party or religion has a monoploy on racism.
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Jesse Helms is an old racist from way back with ties to the KKK, and actively worked against desegregation. He and Bono have so much in common.
Let's not forget his treatment of Sen. Carol Moseley Braun, black and female, during the last decade. Oh and his active and successful campaign to dismiss a gay candidate for ambassador to Luxembourg just because he was gay only a couple years back. Such a riot he is. I bet Bono and him are best of friends...

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It's funny how we turn a blind eye when convenient. Here's a fairly objective article on him. It's blunt, but it does tell why he was consistently reelected time and time again.
http://www.motherjones.com/mother_jones/MJ95/bates.html

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Before I even spend my time clicking that link, tell me why I would trust something labeled "motherjones", a viable news source? Forgive my ignorance, I am just suspect of a lot of material out there. I could write something, anything, and people that have never heard it would believe it if it suits their moment.

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