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Thu Nov 8, 2012, 07:10 PM

Here's an incredible historical fact

No Republican presidential ticket has won a general election since 1928 (Hoover vs. Smith) without a Nixon or a Bush on the ticket.

Amazing.

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louis c Nov 2012 OP
SubgeniusHasSlack Nov 2012 #1
Freddie Nov 2012 #2
unblock Nov 2012 #3
defacto7 Nov 2012 #4
LiberalAndProud Nov 2012 #5
former9thward Nov 2012 #6

Response to louis c (Original post)

Thu Nov 8, 2012, 07:11 PM

1. All you need to know

 

about why republickcons are now irrelevant.

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Response to louis c (Original post)

Thu Nov 8, 2012, 07:15 PM

2. And this is the first time 3 presidents in a row were elected to 2 terms

Since Jefferson-Madison-Monroe.

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Response to louis c (Original post)

Thu Nov 8, 2012, 07:15 PM

3. and they're still talking about yet another bush.

at least they appear to have given up on nixon....

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Response to unblock (Reply #3)

Thu Nov 8, 2012, 07:20 PM

4. Why is that?

Is it because Bush's are easily manipulated?

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Response to louis c (Original post)

Thu Nov 8, 2012, 07:42 PM

6. That is why Jeb will be on the 2016 ticket.

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