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cali Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-20-08 04:49 PM
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21. for the love of reason.
this is as stupid an idea as attacking McCain on his war record. You're clearly a disruptor with your snide comments about Obama. McCain is an American citizen, born to two American citizens.
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  -Help our nominee let's bring a civil case in October! aasleka  May-20-08 04:03 PM   #0 
  - Overseas Military or State Dept Foreign Svc families are considered to be US born  crankychatter   May-20-08 04:05 PM   #1 
  - Check the link, current US state department policy does NOT consider  aasleka   May-20-08 04:07 PM   #3 
  - Dead issue.... already resolved with Barry Goldwater, who was  scheming daemons   May-20-08 04:06 PM   #2 
  - It was a territory but there was clarification in 41' on the law. Being inside the continental US  aasleka   May-20-08 04:08 PM   #4 
     - Wouldnt that also disqualify Obama being born outside the  DearAbby   May-20-08 04:11 PM   #7 
        - Hawaii was a state when he was born.  rug   May-20-08 04:14 PM   #12 
           - But not in the Continental US as the Poster stated...n/t  DearAbby   May-20-08 04:29 PM   #17 
              - There was no such thing other than the Continental U.S. in 1941.  Zynx   May-20-08 05:13 PM   #30 
                 - true  DearAbby   May-20-08 05:34 PM   #36 
  - If McCain is ruled not eligible to be a candidate....who will it be?  DearAbby   May-20-08 04:08 PM   #5 
  - good point... I'd be happy to be wrong but... yeah... who next? - nt  crankychatter   May-20-08 04:11 PM   #8 
  - Obama co-sponsored legislation that would allow McCain to run. I think Hillary signed on too btw.  Texas Hill Country   May-20-08 04:47 PM   #19 
  - This is the sort of thing  reflection   May-20-08 04:10 PM   #6 
  - I agree  DearAbby   May-20-08 04:12 PM   #9 
  - double agree. n/t  rucky   May-20-08 04:14 PM   #11 
  - Agree nt  WesDem   May-20-08 04:47 PM   #20 
  - Obama co-sponsored a bill with Claire McCaskill to make sure McCain is  NYCGirl   May-20-08 04:12 PM   #10 
  - Damn, I respect that dude!  aasleka   May-20-08 04:19 PM   #13 
  - Old news  DangerDave921   May-20-08 04:20 PM   #14 
  - McCain is full qualified to run(mental is another story)...  whistler162   May-20-08 04:21 PM   #15 
  - I hope there is a "lawsuit" so that another court can repeat what has been decided in the past..  suston96   May-20-08 04:24 PM   #16 
  - Yeah as was said citizenship is granted by bloodline or birthright  aasleka   May-20-08 05:08 PM   #26 
  - That would go over really well. The reason McCain happened to be  Vinca   May-20-08 04:45 PM   #18 
  - Umm that is the reason they fight, to protect the constitution  aasleka   May-20-08 05:02 PM   #23 
  - for the love of reason.  cali   May-20-08 04:49 PM   #21 
  - yeah, questions and debate are "disrupting"  aasleka   May-20-08 05:15 PM   #32 
     - you're peddling bullshit with a vengeance  cali   May-20-08 05:20 PM   #33 
        - Please point out which of my links you disagree with, what parts of my arguement  aasleka   May-20-08 05:35 PM   #37 
           - Here's what's clueless: Obama is supporting legislation to  cali   May-20-08 05:41 PM   #40 
              - heh, clueless see post #13  aasleka   May-20-08 05:44 PM   #42 
  - McCain is a citizen under the INA Act 303. Let it go please.  kwenu   May-20-08 05:01 PM   #22 
  - exactly my point, the "strict" constitutionalists that populate the SCoTUS  aasleka   May-20-08 05:10 PM   #27 
  - depends on the interpretation of the law... if your parents are american citizens, no matter where  Texas Hill Country   May-20-08 05:10 PM   #28 
     - /sigh, no, you would be a naturalised citizen  aasleka   May-20-08 05:14 PM   #31 
     - no, i am not a naturalized citizen.  Texas Hill Country   May-20-08 05:39 PM   #38 
     - George Washington was born in Virginia Colony, British America, NOT the U.S.A.  kwenu   May-20-08 05:22 PM   #34 
        - that was the same exemption McGovern got with Arizona. you have to be born in a state of what has  Texas Hill Country   May-20-08 05:41 PM   #39 
        - natural born or citizen as of the date of signing  aasleka   May-20-08 05:43 PM   #41 
           - I give up. Proceed with the suit against McCain.  kwenu   May-20-08 07:00 PM   #43 
  - Um, no.  PeterU   May-20-08 05:05 PM   #24 
  - Great idea, first we soften him up by attacking him because he looks funny when he tries to  2rth2pwr   May-20-08 05:07 PM   #25 
  - yeah personally serving in the military does not give you "special" rights  aasleka   May-20-08 05:13 PM   #29 
  - Leave it to Ron Paul folk. It would more scupper our chances if we did it. u  barack the house   May-20-08 05:29 PM   #35 
  - Barack Obama has Already Sponsored LEgislation  IWantAnyDem   May-20-08 07:04 PM   #44 

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