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Yupster Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-12-04 02:07 AM
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11. He turned it down in 96
I just heard Jack Kemp on the radio a few days ago talking about how he was a second choice and he was only called when Powell definitively told Dole he was out.

Still, if he was willing to do Sec State, why not VP? Sec State is by far the more trying job.
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  -Replace Cheney with Powell and America goes crazy stupid Oddman  Jul-12-04 01:20 AM   #0 
  - powell or mccain would certainly be trouble.  taxidriver   Jul-12-04 01:23 AM   #1 
  - I think Powell wants out.  Bleachers7   Jul-12-04 01:24 AM   #2 
  - it is hard to believe Colon Bowel has a shred of respect left  leftofthedial   Jul-12-04 01:25 AM   #3 
  - I don't think Powell would do it  syrinx9999   Jul-12-04 01:25 AM   #4 
  - Powelll would do exactly as he is told to do  agates   Jul-12-04 10:49 AM   #30 
     - That's right,  IHaveADream   Jul-12-04 10:53 AM   #32 
  - Powell is a laughable buffoon..  WillW   Jul-12-04 01:30 AM   #5 
  - Exactly - his credibility is zippo....as Harry Belafonte said it so best..  Pachamama   Jul-12-04 02:10 AM   #13 
  - Anyone who thinks Powell wouldn't take it is smoking a pipe.  Merlin   Jul-12-04 01:33 AM   #6 
  - It will never happen in a million years...  physioex   Jul-12-04 01:51 AM   # 
  - He turned it down in 96  Yupster   Jul-12-04 02:07 AM   #11 
     - Powell's wife doesn't want to campaign  Blue Wally   Jul-12-04 04:42 AM   #23 
  - Bullshit  Hippo_Tron   Jul-12-04 01:33 AM   #7 
  - Oh, someone that can address the NAACP.  countmyvote4real   Jul-12-04 01:51 AM   #8 
  - Knowing this could be the reason Bush is comfortable dissing the NAACP? nt  kaiso   Jul-12-04 01:55 AM   #9 
  - So what should Bush's strategy be  Yupster   Jul-12-04 02:09 AM   #12 
     - A bigger man would put aside differences and pay respect to the oldest  kaiso   Jul-12-04 02:11 AM   #14 
  - When he was governor of Texas, he always  Yupster   Jul-12-04 02:05 AM   #10 
  - How will the Neocons react to this? EOM  physioex   Jul-12-04 02:31 AM   #16 
  - Imagine the Reactionary base votin' for a well-tanned chap like that  PurityOfEssence   Jul-12-04 02:30 AM   #15 
  - Powell won't run  CaTeacher   Jul-12-04 03:58 AM   #17 
     - Welcome Teacher...  physioex   Jul-12-04 04:03 AM   #18 
        - Hello!  CaTeacher   Jul-12-04 04:13 AM   #19 
           - The people on this board are great....  physioex   Jul-12-04 04:17 AM   #20 
              - sounds great!  CaTeacher   Jul-12-04 04:27 AM   #21 
                 - If you have AIM put your screename...so we can get up chats..EOM  physioex   Jul-12-04 04:38 AM   #22 
                    - Help!  CaTeacher   Jul-12-04 04:50 AM   #24 
                       - Ok...  physioex   Jul-12-04 05:10 AM   #26 
  - Don't forget Condi Rice.  sofa king   Jul-12-04 05:02 AM   #25 
  - The scary thing is that the American public can be so easily swayed . . .  Oddman   Jul-12-04 10:38 AM   #27 
  - It is a sad state of affairs to see that poll . . .  IHaveADream   Jul-12-04 10:48 AM   #29 
  - Our education system is horrible in this country  jackstraw45   Jul-12-04 10:53 AM   #31 
  - One president was impeached for lying under oath about a sexual affair  MetaTrope   Jul-12-04 10:47 AM   #28 
 

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