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Jack Rabbit Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-01-04 06:55 PM
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19. LaRouche is a first class fruitcake
On a couple of occasions, in 1980 and 1986, LaRouche sponsored ballot initiatives to quarantine AIDS patients. In support of one these, he claimed on television that it was possible that mosquitoes carry the virus.

The man runs as a Democrat because, quite frankly, the Democratic Party is not as well organized as the GOP. In Illinois, also in 1986, he managed to get a couple of his candidates the nomination for statewide office. They didn't have a prayer of winning, but it put the Democrats in the uncomfortable of being all but forced to withdraw support of the party from statewide candidates (who were taking positions like AIDS patients should be quarantined). The problem was a distraction to the Democratic gubernatorial candidate that year, Adlai Stevenson III, who lost to the incumbent Republican, Jim Thompson.
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  -Alernative Reality #2.If LaRouche and Lieberman where the only two running sleipnir  Jan-01-04 04:37 PM   #0 
  - EASY choice--- Lieberman!  Padraig18   Jan-01-04 04:39 PM   #1 
  - Why is he a nutcase?  God_bush_n_cheney   Jan-01-04 04:42 PM   #3 
     - My experience working in DC in the eighties  salin   Jan-01-04 05:10 PM   #7 
     - LaRouche is a first class fruitcake  Jack Rabbit   Jan-01-04 06:55 PM   #19 
  - No costest  Jack Rabbit   Jan-01-04 04:41 PM   #2 
  - They are both insane!  IndianaGreen   Jan-01-04 04:42 PM   #4 
  - LaRouche may have some crazy ideas?  lib4life   Jan-01-04 05:01 PM   #5 
  - fortunately perrenial candidate LaRouche has been running for president  salin   Jan-01-04 05:12 PM   #8 
  - Gosh!  reprehensor   Jan-01-04 05:07 PM   #6 
  - I go to prison for failing to follow the obligatory voter law  Walt Starr   Jan-01-04 05:13 PM   #9 
  - The LaRouche votes confirm the constant third to half kook presence at DU  Bombtrack   Jan-01-04 05:22 PM   #10 
  - Lieberman's "overly religious lifestyle" isn't my problem with the man  AntiCoup2k   Jan-01-04 05:37 PM   #13 
     - What parts of the PNAC agenda other than regime change in Iraq?  Bombtrack   Jan-01-04 05:54 PM   #15 
        - Uh, voted YES on Syria too  sleipnir   Jan-01-04 06:00 PM   #16 
           - "almost any illegal war if Bush told him to" you reveal your ignorance  Bombtrack   Jan-01-04 06:24 PM   #17 
              - Go ahead and defend Joe if you want.  sleipnir   Jan-01-04 06:39 PM   #18 
  - LaRouche is racist.  beyurslf   Jan-01-04 05:27 PM   #11 
  - Lieberman.  liberalhistorian   Jan-01-04 05:34 PM   #12 
  - Lieberman. No contest. n/t  cynicalSOB1   Jan-01-04 05:48 PM   #14 
  - At least Lieberman is not antisemitic  robbedvoter   Jan-01-04 06:57 PM   #20 
  - Lieberman  ptm216   Jan-01-04 07:15 PM   #21 
  - How about Bush v. LaRouche  Jack Rabbit   Jan-01-04 07:36 PM   #22 
     - one choice  salin   Jan-01-04 07:38 PM   #24 
  - Lieberman  mot78   Jan-01-04 07:36 PM   #23 
 

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