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Shakespeare Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-25-08 12:08 PM
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24. "The math is irrelevant."
No, it most certainly isn't. I know you don't like that, but that's cold, hard reality. Hillary CANNOT OVERTAKE HIM on pledged/elected delegates. And likely not in popular vote, either (which is a bogus criterion anyway, because it excludes caucus states). And I strongly doubt she'll even come close to him in SDs.

I'm not even an Obama supporter, but it's unavoidably true that Obama is winning. And will continue to--I think NC and IN will be conclusive in showing that, and then (thank god) this'll all be over and we can move on to taking down McCain.
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  -Regarding Hillary vs Obama and their respective supporters... thoughts. Texas Hill Country  Apr-25-08 10:47 AM   #0 
  - Obama needs to ignore Hillary and run against McCain.  damntexdem   Apr-25-08 10:50 AM   #1 
  - I think you're spot on...there's really nothing BO has done in his  joeybee12   Apr-25-08 10:53 AM   #2 
  - So, Wait ... Let Me Get This Straight...  The_Counsel   Apr-25-08 11:58 AM   #20 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-25-08 10:56 AM   #3 
  - Your sig line stinks.  JoFerret   Apr-25-08 11:33 AM   #14 
  - EPIC FAIL  knight_of_the_star   Apr-25-08 12:12 PM   #26 
  - I don't agree with your views  nomad1776   Apr-25-08 11:07 AM   #4 
  - Will you feel the same way AFTER Obama gets the nomination?  tularetom   Apr-25-08 11:09 AM   #5 
  - LOL, thanks for not faulting me for who I support. And I respect your opinion, we just disagree.  Texas Hill Country   Apr-25-08 04:01 PM   #35 
  - If you don't see some of the dangers  mmonk   Apr-25-08 11:13 AM   #6 
  - #2 is so wrong.  woolldog   Apr-25-08 11:16 AM   #7 
  - You had me until Math is irrelevant. That is the same as saying  tekisui   Apr-25-08 11:20 AM   #8 
  - I disagree with a few of your points.  Qutzupalotl   Apr-25-08 11:24 AM   #9 
  - Hillary and her surrogates repeatedly ripping on Obama supporters isnt dividing us?  bunnies   Apr-25-08 11:28 AM   #10 
  - I really enjoyed this post.  DazedandConfused   Apr-25-08 11:28 AM   #11 
  - lol! Poor, poor Clinton supporters. It's hard to lose...  BlooInBloo   Apr-25-08 11:30 AM   #12 
  - has Obama won yet? What is that magic number he needs?  rodeodance   Apr-25-08 11:34 AM   #15 
  - I don't know why the candidates don't pledge to see this to the end of the primary schedule  book_worm   Apr-25-08 11:32 AM   #13 
  - rec  rodeodance   Apr-25-08 11:34 AM   #16 
  - GOBAMA!!!!  haymakeragain   Apr-25-08 11:39 AM   #17 
  - Go Clinon!  emilyg   Apr-25-08 01:10 PM   #31 
  - You are spot on there. I have  asjr   Apr-25-08 11:43 AM   #18 
  - Well, Here Are MY Thoughts....  The_Counsel   Apr-25-08 11:48 AM   #19 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-25-08 12:00 PM   #23 
  - Well done....  cricket08   Apr-25-08 11:58 AM   #21 
  - K&R  cricket08   Apr-25-08 11:59 AM   #22 
  - "The math is irrelevant."  Shakespeare   Apr-25-08 12:08 PM   #24 
  - When I look at the Gallup and Rasmussen polls  gateley   Apr-25-08 12:11 PM   #25 
  - gateley, thanks. You were a class act when you supported Sen. Biden and you continue to be  BleedingHeartPatriot   Apr-25-08 12:56 PM   #30 
  - Aw, thanks, BHP --  gateley   Apr-25-08 01:30 PM   #32 
  - thank you for the respectful and thoughtful response. it is appreciated.  Texas Hill Country   Apr-25-08 03:53 PM   #33 
  - I love contested elections  cbayer   Apr-25-08 12:12 PM   #27 
  - I'll answer each of your points individually... if you'll bother to read....  scheming daemons   Apr-25-08 12:14 PM   #28 
  - Post is Epic Win  knight_of_the_star   Apr-25-08 12:17 PM   #29 
  - Captain Common Sense LOL - that is hilarious!  Texas Hill Country   Apr-25-08 03:54 PM   #34 
  - Wonderful post Texas Hill Country!  seasonedblue   Apr-29-08 12:47 AM   #36 
 

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