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Sparkly Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-03-08 09:22 AM
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17. Convert enough to defeat the rest (with a hard-to-steal margin)
There will always be some who will cling to their selfish, warped positions no matter what. We have to let them go.

There may be others who are ready for a change and willing to consider voting Democratic. Those are the ones we need.
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  -Republican Voters: Defeat them or Convert them? rucky  Jan-03-08 09:05 AM   #0 
  - Convert  Froward69   Jan-03-08 09:07 AM   #1 
  - It's always festive  liberalnurse   Jan-03-08 09:07 AM   #2 
  - I voted to convert...  hayu_lol   Jan-03-08 09:09 AM   #4 
     - I like that!  liberalnurse   Jan-03-08 09:27 AM   #19 
     - Great answer.  displacedtexan   Jan-03-08 09:36 AM   #20 
  - Convert, because that's the point of politics.  Bleachers7   Jan-03-08 09:08 AM   #3 
  - Choice C: Defeat the ones that won't be converted. n/t  SteppingRazor   Jan-03-08 09:09 AM   #5 
  - Don't say you hate Republicans because you'll get in  cboy4   Jan-03-08 09:10 AM   #6 
  - Other: all work together  ixion   Jan-03-08 09:10 AM   #7 
  - And how, may I ask, can we defeat them without converting them?  LoZoccolo   Jan-03-08 09:11 AM   #8 
  - I voted to convert, BUT  rucky   Jan-03-08 09:14 AM   #11 
  - both - depends on the voter  unpossibles   Jan-03-08 09:12 AM   #9 
  - But if a pol is playing to OUR base, the message will be different...  rucky   Jan-03-08 09:22 AM   #16 
  - if they're too stupid not to see reality....  Gato Moteado   Jan-03-08 09:14 AM   #10 
  - What, no choice for "castrate"?  Happyhippychick   Jan-03-08 09:15 AM   #12 
  - They're already overcompensating.  rucky   Jan-03-08 09:24 AM   #18 
  - Part of me says beat those bastards but...  liberal N proud   Jan-03-08 09:18 AM   #13 
  - That's about where I'm at with the issue.  rucky   Jan-03-08 09:20 AM   #15 
  - Defeat  atreides1   Jan-03-08 09:18 AM   #14 
  - Convert enough to defeat the rest (with a hard-to-steal margin)  Sparkly   Jan-03-08 09:22 AM   #17 
  - Well, Gene Lyons said it best: : NO MORE NICE GUY...  hayu_lol   Jan-03-08 09:40 AM   #21 
  - kick  rucky   Jan-03-08 11:25 AM   #22 
  - Both, quite obviously.  LWolf   Jan-03-08 11:26 AM   #23 
  - We can effectively govern with only 30-40% of the population supporting us  killbotfactory   Jan-03-08 11:26 AM   #24 
  - convert 'em like McClurkin. nt.  IndianaJones   Jan-03-08 11:27 AM   #25 
  - Only convert if you can do so without sacrificing your principles.  Zynx   Jan-03-08 11:29 AM   #26 
 

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