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RUMMYisFROSTED Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Feb-06-04 08:40 AM
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3. I believe Wilson and Roosevelt both ran on keeping us out of war.
Didn't work out that way, though.
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  -Has anyone ever been elected president using an anti-war platform? NNN0LHI  Feb-06-04 08:32 AM   #0 
  - Remember LBJ's "daisy" ad against Goldwater?  JaneQPublic   Feb-06-04 08:36 AM   #1 
  - Given the JFK coattails, Johnson could have beaten God in '64  Alopenia   Feb-06-04 09:11 AM   #10 
     - And as I remember back in '64 that was more of an anti-nut ad...  NNN0LHI   Feb-06-04 09:16 AM   #12 
  - I think Shroeder (from Germany) was elected on an  lcordero   Feb-06-04 08:37 AM   #2 
  - I believe Wilson and Roosevelt both ran on keeping us out of war.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Feb-06-04 08:40 AM   #3 
  - Woodrow Wilson and FDR  dsc   Feb-06-04 08:40 AM   #4 
  - Beat you by "that much."  RUMMYisFROSTED   Feb-06-04 08:41 AM   #5 
     - yep  dsc   Feb-06-04 08:44 AM   #7 
  - And didn't Nixon run promising "a secret plan" to get us out of Vietnam?  JaneQPublic   Feb-06-04 08:43 AM   #6 
  - Nixon's "secret plan" to withdraw from Vietnam  charlie   Feb-06-04 08:45 AM   #8 
  - Here is Nixons "secret plan" to end the war  NNN0LHI   Feb-06-04 08:56 AM   #9 
     - A-yup  charlie   Feb-06-04 10:05 AM   #15 
     - didn't Nixon increase troops  salin   Feb-06-04 10:36 AM   #16 
        - No, after his first few months in office  charlie   Feb-06-04 10:51 AM   #17 
  - War is Hellacious! (nt)  stickdog   Feb-06-04 09:15 AM   #11 
  - Nixon pretended to  randr   Feb-06-04 09:52 AM   #13 
  - President Wilson in 1916, President Johnson in 1964, FDR in 1940  IndianaGreen   Feb-06-04 09:57 AM   #14 
  - FDR CANNOT be excused  Johnyawl   Feb-06-04 10:58 AM   #19 
  - Ike gained a lot of traction in 1952 by promising to "go to Korea."  RichM   Feb-06-04 10:53 AM   #18 
  - I don't know but I'd be surprised if it had happened  Terwilliger   Feb-06-04 11:03 AM   #20 
 

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