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O.M.B.inOhio Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-12-08 05:09 AM
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3. Some, perhaps, to serve the people of the USA?
From time to time, I believe in a candidate's sense of duty and love of the country. JFK/RFK? Gore? Feingold? Obama?
.... But it's certainly never for the salary.
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  -Who goes 20 million into debt for a job that pays 400k? shadowknows69  May-12-08 04:43 AM   #0 
  - No one becomes President for the money.  shaniqua6392   May-12-08 04:49 AM   #1 
  - Some, perhaps, to serve the people of the USA?  O.M.B.inOhio   May-12-08 05:09 AM   #3 
     - Those who do it for the reasons you stated  shaniqua6392   May-12-08 06:17 AM   #11 
  - a spoiled brat with no sense of economic responsibility  TexasObserver   May-12-08 04:52 AM   #2 
  - It is not money but power and ego I would think what does it  izzie   May-12-08 05:11 AM   #4 
  - That $20m ..... is an investment ..... probably lead to $200m in future earnings .... n/t  kevinmc   May-12-08 05:24 AM   #5 
  - She expects to be paid back  JustABozoOnThisBus   May-12-08 05:29 AM   #6 
  - money's worth is in its conversion to power.  unblock   May-12-08 05:33 AM   #7 
  - Somebody who plays by the rules and doesn't siphon off money from Oprah or the evangelical right.  shenmue   May-12-08 05:43 AM   #8 
  - What's shameful is YOUR grotesque generalizations  cali   May-12-08 05:49 AM   #10 
  - An egomaniac?  Kahuna   May-12-08 05:49 AM   #9 
  - Bill Clinton makes 20,000,000/yr off of having been president.  Warren Stupidity   May-12-08 06:23 AM   #12 
  - People who are more power hungry than any of us could ever imagine (n/t)  harun   May-12-08 06:59 AM   #13 
  - unquenchable drive for political power  Thothmes   May-12-08 07:01 AM   #14 
  - Yep, change you can erm beleive in. erm I guess.  barack the house   May-12-08 07:02 AM   #15 
  - Well since the Clinton's and the Bushes are best buddies  MagickMuffin   May-12-08 07:14 AM   #16 

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