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stimbox Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-27-08 04:35 PM
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40. Especially those on the right wing...
Most other voters didn't know enough about him or the other candidates since they were forced out by the corporate media and the complicit Democratic party.
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  -Gravel now seeking Libertarian nod Freddie Stubbs  Mar-26-08 07:35 AM   #0 
  - Whoa.  Ordr   Mar-26-08 08:06 AM   #1 
  - I agree and at least he's not another GOP retread.  Sentinel Chicken   Mar-26-08 08:14 AM   #2 
  - As cool as hearing that the false-progressive Nader is running again.  pnwmom   Mar-26-08 09:16 AM   #20 
     - What's a "real progressive"?  Ordr   Mar-26-08 09:20 AM   #21 
        - A real progressive believes in a social safety net, for example.  pnwmom   Mar-26-08 10:23 AM   #30 
        - Just the positions of civil liberties make them better than  zonmoy   Mar-26-08 10:38 AM   #31 
        - Oh .... It's Nader's Fault .... Of Course  Better Believe It   Mar-27-08 08:25 PM   #45 
  - Yeah Mike !!! My daughter loves you and even contributed  floridablue   Mar-26-08 08:18 AM   #3 
  - You're going to vote Libertarian?  merwin   Mar-26-08 08:07 PM   #38 
  - Gravel is no Libertarian. He believes in universal health care, carbon taxes for GW,  GOPBasher   Mar-26-08 08:21 AM   #4 
  - he is going the way of every liberal that has finally figured out  zonmoy   Mar-26-08 08:24 AM   #5 
  - More brilliant words have never been spoken.  Ordr   Mar-26-08 08:36 AM   #6 
  - Yeah, I don't really get that part either.  Ordr   Mar-26-08 08:36 AM   #7 
  - Maybe he doesn't believe in those things. Maybe he's just another selfish  pnwmom   Mar-26-08 09:13 AM   #18 
  - Looks like some DUers were right about him:  Freddie Stubbs   Mar-26-08 09:56 AM   #26 
  - No, that's just the Right wing of DU. n/t  stimbox   Mar-26-08 10:11 AM   #28 
     - It would appear that most Democratic primary voters weren't big fans of him either  Freddie Stubbs   Mar-27-08 01:13 PM   #39 
        - Especially those on the right wing...  stimbox   Mar-27-08 04:35 PM   #40 
  - What's not to get?  lwfern   Mar-26-08 10:11 AM   #29 
     - No, talk about "party loyalty" makes me want to puke.  Freedom Train   Mar-28-08 01:15 AM   #47 
  - I'll Wait for Another Source Before Saying Anything about This  fascisthunter   Mar-26-08 08:39 AM   #8 
  - New York Times: Gravel to Run for Libertarian Nod  Freddie Stubbs   Mar-26-08 08:42 AM   #9 
  - And from Gravel's website:  Freddie Stubbs   Mar-26-08 08:44 AM   #10 
     - I Don't Get It... oh Well  fascisthunter   Mar-26-08 08:46 AM   #11 
     - Hasn't he read  Jakes Progress   Mar-26-08 09:23 AM   #22 
        - The Libertarian platform is still there for defining.  crawfish   Mar-26-08 03:37 PM   #35 
  - He should get Ron Paul to be his running mate.  stratomagi   Mar-26-08 08:47 AM   #12 
  - If Paul wanted to be on the Libertarian ticket, the top spot would be his for the asking  Freddie Stubbs   Mar-26-08 08:50 AM   #14 
  - Probably true.  stratomagi   Mar-26-08 08:55 AM   #16 
  - Yeah then he could get endorsed by this guy  GoneOffShore   Mar-27-08 05:54 PM   #41 
  - He is left libertarian.  ozone_man   Mar-26-08 08:48 AM   #13 
  - They won't  Traction311   Mar-26-08 12:13 PM   #33 
  - I'm also a left libertarian, who votes Democrat. Right libertarians won't accept him.  krabigirl   Mar-27-08 07:45 PM   #42 
     - He did throw his support to the Green candidate.  ozone_man   Mar-27-08 08:03 PM   #43 
  - He always smelled like a Libertarian to me.  onehandle   Mar-26-08 08:55 AM   #15 
  - Really? I thought he would smell a little more like old man.  stratomagi   Mar-26-08 08:57 AM   #17 
  - He's gonna have to fight Bob Barr for that nomination  Paint It Black   Mar-26-08 09:13 AM   #19 
  - Go Bob! Where do I send the check.  onehandle   Mar-26-08 11:06 AM   #32 
  - Dennis was a candidate with "a different spin" that I liked in the primary  TheBorealAvenger   Mar-26-08 09:26 AM   #23 
  - So that's what was going through his tiny mind as he silently stared  swag   Mar-26-08 09:40 AM   #24 
  - Well I guess  pbca   Mar-26-08 09:47 AM   #25 
  - Funny that's what I was thinking  mitchtv   Mar-27-08 11:27 PM   #46 
  - Good luck Mike.  stimbox   Mar-26-08 09:58 AM   #27 
  - That's awesome  crawfish   Mar-26-08 03:35 PM   #34 
  - I really like Mike Gravel, but there's no need for him to do this  brentspeak   Mar-26-08 05:09 PM   #36 
  - I wish he would stay within the party.  Nutmegger   Mar-26-08 05:56 PM   #37 
  - The party doesn't want to change. It's happy being pathetically useless. (NT)  Tesha   Mar-28-08 07:34 AM   #49 
  - With his support of a flat income tax, this doesn't really surprise me!  calipendence   Mar-27-08 08:20 PM   #44 
     - You are misrepresenting his position.  lwfern   Mar-28-08 07:15 AM   #48 
 

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