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Fluffdaddy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-24-08 09:49 AM
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25. The 800-pound gorilla in the room, that no one wants to look at.:)
Edited on Thu Apr-24-08 09:54 AM by Fluffdaddy
And that's why I dont think BO can't win in the GE. There are just e-nuff racist to make a difference in a close race.

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  -Why Obama can't beat McCain...the racist 8 percent...Roger Simon hell-bent  Apr-24-08 09:28 AM   #0 
  - So why do the Republicans want Clinton to be their opponent  powergirl   Apr-24-08 09:29 AM   #1 
  - Don't inject common sense in to this discussion  Kittycat   Apr-24-08 09:52 AM   #27 
  - GOP always gets the racists.. Nothing new there. They can keep them too.  Bensthename   Apr-24-08 09:31 AM   #2 
  - aren't the "racist 8 percent" already voting republican?  lisa58   Apr-24-08 09:31 AM   #3 
  - 'zact;ly  TexasLady   Apr-24-08 09:32 AM   #7 
  - Kind of what I thought as well  IAmJacksSmirkingRevenge   Apr-24-08 09:34 AM   #11 
  - yep  beezlebum   Apr-24-08 09:35 AM   #12 
  - You're probably right.  Arkansas Granny   Apr-24-08 09:42 AM   #18 
  - Vast majority of them, yup.  redqueen   Apr-24-08 09:43 AM   #19 
  - Yep, which is why the poll the OP cites found that Obama is a stronger candidate than HRC  onenote   Apr-24-08 09:44 AM   #21 
  - So why are the Repukes making ads for Obama now?  BrentTaylor   Apr-24-08 09:31 AM   #4 
  - Will the racists let us know when they're "ready," Roger?  BeyondGeography   Apr-24-08 09:31 AM   #5 
  - saying  beezlebum   Apr-24-08 09:38 AM   #16 
  - You might've been right a couple months ago...  PerpetuallyDazed   Apr-24-08 09:31 AM   #6 
  - So, Hillary would get the racist vote? Why?  Tierra_y_Libertad   Apr-24-08 09:32 AM   #8 
  - And we want racists in the Democratic party because? n/t  Catherina   Apr-24-08 09:33 AM   #9 
  - So when is the "right time" for racism to end?  zulchzulu   Apr-24-08 09:34 AM   #10 
  - And if you actually look at the AP/Yahoo poll, you aren't going to like it if you're for HRC  onenote   Apr-24-08 09:36 AM   #13 
  - The voters are ignorant right now if they think Obama is Muslim  Life Long Dem   Apr-24-08 09:37 AM   #14 
  - So Hillary and her supporters want the racist 8% to determine our nominee?  wndycty   Apr-24-08 09:38 AM   #15 
  - Heh. Gotta love DUers.  BlooInBloo   Apr-24-08 09:39 AM   #17 
  - Can't be any worse than the percentage of Clinton-haters who..  Triana   Apr-24-08 09:43 AM   #20 
  - I think this is the wrong reason to choose a candidate.  frickaline   Apr-24-08 09:45 AM   #22 
  - 90+% of racists vote republican and would never vote democrat  nomad1776   Apr-24-08 09:46 AM   #23 
  - I don't want the racist vote.... it is voting GOP no matter who our nominee is anyway...  scheming daemons   Apr-24-08 09:47 AM   #24 
  - The 800-pound gorilla in the room, that no one wants to look at.:)  Fluffdaddy   Apr-24-08 09:49 AM   #25 
  - You left 'MCCAIN' out of your scream.  NCevilDUer   Apr-24-08 10:03 AM   #34 
  - You win! Stupidest argument against Obama EVER.  EmperorHasNoClothes   Apr-24-08 09:50 AM   #26 
  - How many of those would vote for ANY Democrat? Besides, McCain gets worse numbers  jobycom   Apr-24-08 09:52 AM   #28 
  - Fuck 'em. Let their kids die in Iraq.  DinahMoeHum   Apr-24-08 09:53 AM   #29 
  - If our country won't vote for Obama because of racism, it deserves McCain.  Kristi1696   Apr-24-08 09:55 AM   #30 
  - That is exactly how I feel  Terran   Apr-24-08 09:58 AM   #32 
  - So what, 8% will never vote for a woman either  krawhitham   Apr-24-08 09:57 AM   #31 
  - and what percentage are sexists?  mkultra   Apr-24-08 09:58 AM   #33 
  - Are people here aware that not all racists are Republicans....  gsaguyCLW54   Apr-24-08 10:04 AM   #35 
  - but there are plenty who will vote for a republican.  NCevilDUer   Apr-24-08 10:05 AM   #36 
  - I'm sure there are. And neither are all sexists.  onenote   Apr-24-08 10:12 AM   #37 
  - most of the racist 8 also hate women and gays, so I don't see what the problem is.  beat tk   Apr-24-08 10:13 AM   #38 
  - Those voters were going to vote McCain anyway  TragedyandHope   Apr-24-08 10:22 AM   #39 
  - There's 8% who won't vote for an old man as well.  jzola   Apr-24-08 10:23 AM   #40 
  - yes, but......I wonder how much sexism will also have an effect...  windbreeze   Apr-24-08 10:27 AM   #41 

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