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Cuban_Liberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat May-22-04 12:33 PM
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44. Dean would be a HUGE 'crap shoot', but one I could support.
Howard Dean would be the 'bet it all' VP selection. It would either 'a.) doom the ticket, or b.) bring us a landslide victory in November. I think it might well be the latter, personally, but how many power brokers are willing to bet the bank on it?

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  -Late entry in Veepstakes: Gov. Howard Dean Exgeneral  May-21-04 07:19 PM   #0 
  - What better way to turn off 95% of the adult population?  jchild   May-21-04 07:20 PM   #1 
  - Could your post have been more graceless?  dsc   May-21-04 07:22 PM   #2 
  - well actually her posts can be more graceless  Cheswick   May-21-04 07:40 PM   #7 
  - much, much more.  ibegurpard   May-21-04 08:12 PM   #16 
  - guess there's no graceland for her then!  slinkerwink   May-21-04 11:18 PM   #29 
     - Slinker, where the world have you been?  madfloridian   May-21-04 11:21 PM   #30 
        - I'm about to head off to do my campaign internship on sunday!  slinkerwink   May-22-04 12:19 AM   #32 
           - Thinking about you and best of luck!  madfloridian   May-22-04 12:28 AM   #33 
  - Yes, she could have threatened to moon us again.  mzmolly   May-21-04 09:38 PM   #26 
  - what a disingenuous flippant response to a serious issue  Exgeneral   May-21-04 07:23 PM   #3 
  - If the Progressives stay home  MontecitoDem   May-21-04 07:56 PM   #12 
  - Umm, nope. I'm not going to be excited voting for Kerry.  Bill Wade   May-21-04 08:09 PM   #15 
  - You need to motivate progressives to come out  Exgeneral   May-21-04 09:16 PM   #20 
     - i am a progressive  JI7   May-21-04 09:28 PM   #23 
  - Why would progressives get excited  Dookus   May-21-04 11:35 PM   #31 
     - Because he was never ashamed to take a real stand.......  Darth_Kitten   May-22-04 12:08 PM   #42 
  - Maybe so.  Bill Wade   May-21-04 07:34 PM   #4 
  - Elections are about votes, sorry  malatesta1137   May-21-04 07:34 PM   #5 
  - that is actually a pretty hard case to make  dsc   May-21-04 07:40 PM   #6 
  - Kerry-Dean or Clark would get my vote and $$$  WheresWaldo   May-21-04 07:45 PM   #9 
  - Not many people put that much importance on the VP nominee.  Padraig18   May-21-04 08:02 PM   #14 
     - This goes directly to a lack of charisma on the part of the nominee  Exgeneral   May-21-04 09:20 PM   #21 
        - speak for yourself  JI7   May-21-04 09:27 PM   #22 
        - you're right , I don't like hearing this...  paulk   May-21-04 09:32 PM   #24 
           - Why is there always some axe grinder popping up  Capn Sunshine   May-22-04 03:17 PM   #47 
              - "Kerry has no charisma" IS an RNC talking point  paulk   May-22-04 05:36 PM   #51 
  - Um, no  DemPopulist   May-21-04 08:38 PM   #17 
  - First of all Edwards is not good looking  Cheswick   May-21-04 07:44 PM   #8 
     - good looks: a subjective matter  malatesta1137   May-21-04 07:59 PM   #13 
  - Dean CAN get the swing voters  ima_sinnic   May-21-04 07:46 PM   #10 
  - Well Kerry certainly seems to light up when Dean is around  Cheswick   May-21-04 07:47 PM   #11 
  - Would love to see Dean be VP  bigwillq   May-21-04 08:50 PM   #18 
  - while the chances that Dean would be picked for vp may be low at the time  JI7   May-21-04 09:11 PM   #19 
  - lol Look at the fear remaining  JNelson6563   May-21-04 09:36 PM   #25 
  - That would be great!  mzmolly   May-21-04 09:39 PM   #27 
  - I have thought about this alot  WI_DEM   May-21-04 09:51 PM   #28 
  - Great pic from Portland, having fun. Who is the kid with them?  madfloridian   May-22-04 12:35 AM   #34 
  - i saw some of it on tv  JI7   May-22-04 12:40 AM   #35 
  - I would have no problem  fujiyama   May-22-04 12:43 AM   #36 
  - No way does Kerry put another New Englander on the ticket  jsw_81   May-22-04 10:34 AM   #37 
  - I think we need to get out of these silly regional things  WI_DEM   May-22-04 10:51 AM   #38 
     - well, it's not really "us"  JI7   May-22-04 11:00 AM   #40 
  - That would be exciting  LizW   May-22-04 10:53 AM   #39 
  - YES!!!!  Darth_Kitten   May-22-04 12:06 PM   #41 
  - Oh, good  WesDem   May-22-04 12:22 PM   #43 
  - That was my first thought when I saw this post!  Capn Sunshine   May-22-04 03:21 PM   #48 
     - Hi Capn, it is funny.  madfloridian   May-22-04 03:37 PM   #49 
     - Thanks for the assist!  hf_jai   May-22-04 04:22 PM   #50 
  - Dean would be a HUGE 'crap shoot', but one I could support.  Cuban_Liberal   May-22-04 12:33 PM   #44 
  - if Kerry was not from the northeast himself  JI7   May-22-04 12:38 PM   #45 
     - Kerry could always pull a Cheney and play up his Colorado roots.  AntiCoup2k   May-22-04 01:53 PM   #46 
  - I love the man like crazy but  mrgorth   May-23-04 09:23 AM   #52 
  - it'd be nice, but  ulysses   May-23-04 12:33 PM   #53 
  - No chance  Free_Thinker   May-23-04 12:58 PM   #54 
  - agreed.  fossaceca   May-23-04 01:15 PM   #55 
     - Hi fossaceca!!  newyawker99   May-23-04 02:59 PM   #56 
  - Why? To put Vermont in our column?  damkira   May-25-04 03:49 PM   #57 
  - Dean is my inspiration, BUT-  demwing   May-25-04 05:19 PM   #58 

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