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Old 11-30-2004, 03:10 AM   #1
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Who thinks Arnie will run for president next time?

Do you think this will happen? I know the constitution would need to be amended for it to be legal. Maybe in 2012 he'll be able to run.
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Not going to happen.
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Old 11-30-2004, 03:24 AM   #3
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Old 11-30-2004, 04:12 AM   #4
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well the consitution of USA is a bit out-dated on this...

any US citizen should be able to run for president

If Arnie does, he gets a from me
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I hope he dispatches terrorists in true '80s commando fashion
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I think the law against foreign-born candidates is stupid, but I'm not sure they'll change it. Probably not.
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I thought you'd all also like to know that they're still hot for each other The VF cover is Arnie on a bike w/ leather jacket, Maria on the back in some white flowy dress..

" Don't worry about Arnold Schwarzenegger ever becoming president. ''It is not going to happen," wife Maria Shriver says rather emphatically in the new issue of Vanity Fair. ''The process takes years, and this is as far as it goes." But in the same story, Ted Kennedy's niece says she'd favor a constitutional amendment allowing foreign-born citizens to run for president. ''Absolutely. America is a nation of immigrants." In the cover story, which hits newsstands next week, California's first lady and her aging action-hero husband open up about politics and their private life. ''You have to know the person in front of you. You have to be able to separate what your reality is [and] what other people's perceptions are," Shriver says, addressing those reports of Schwarzenegger's rampant womanizing. ''We're still engaged with each other, hot for each other, into each other." She says people assumed she'd marry a preppy like John Kerry, but she ''wanted someone different . . . I married my authentic self. For his part, the governor says that, just like in the movies, he's not always the good guy. ''This is what she fell in love with -- me," Schwarzenegger says. ''This is the way I am -- outrageous, out there. And it comes with things that are not all rosy."

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All it takes is one phone call from a DNC operative outlining the information that will be raised about Arnold's life - from his treatment of women to the questions of his father's affiliations. If you thought SBVT were bad.....
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All it takes is one phone call from a DNC operative outlining the information that will be raised about Arnold's life - from his treatment of women to the questions of his father's affiliations. If you thought SBVT were bad.....
such is the present state of american politics...arnold's present position, and the manner in which he attained it, is illustrative of the wackiness.
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Old 11-30-2004, 08:35 AM   #10
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Yeah, the eight-month long presidential campaigns in the U.S. sure do knock some of the best people out of the mix. This is not the way to get the best candidates.
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Old 11-30-2004, 10:34 AM   #11
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I don't think Arnie would make it as president even if we passed the amendment. Unless he ran as a democrat.
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I don't think Arnie would make it as president even if we passed the amendment. Unless he ran as a democrat.
I really don't think either party would want them on their ticket. It helped the Republicans at the time and his policies work in California, but he's too liberal in some areas for the Republicans to endorce him. And most Democrats from what I here can't stand him.
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I find him incredibly irritating, and although I thank God that he's no longer making movies, I do not want to see him in politics for long.
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All it takes is one phone call from a DNC operative outlining the information that will be raised about Arnold's life - from his treatment of women to the questions of his father's affiliations. If you thought SBVT were bad.....
...which is why Bill Maher suggested that the ideal candidates for 2008 would be Arnie vs. Bill Clinton: because they both have such shady pasts they'd actually have to stick to the issues during the campaign. It would be the "Let's Not Even Go There" campaign.
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...which is why Bill Maher suggested that the ideal candidates for 2008 would be Arnie vs. Bill Clinton: because they both have such shady pasts they'd actually have to stick to the issues during the campaign. It would be the "Let's Not Even Go There" campaign.
Now that's an idea. What better way to force the guys to actually discuss issues I give a damn about?
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