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yellowcanine Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-15-08 05:37 PM
Response to Reply #17
24. They could always tap the reject list: Trent Lott, George Allen, NEWT! etc.
Edited on Sun Jun-15-08 05:37 PM by yellowcanine
Heh.
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  -What if McCain's health fails and he withdraws from the race? yellowcanine  Jun-15-08 05:20 PM   #0 
  - Then the GOP would likely have to BEG Mitt Romney to stand in.  Old Crusoe   Jun-15-08 05:21 PM   #1 
  - Mittens!  mucifer   Jun-15-08 05:23 PM   #3 
  - I have a Morman friend who says he won't vote for Mitt under any circumstances.  yellowcanine   Jun-15-08 05:24 PM   #6 
  - or Jeb....  hlthe2b   Jun-15-08 05:25 PM   #8 
     - No way. Brother George has fouled the nest too much for that. "Bush" on the ticket is a sure  yellowcanine   Jun-15-08 05:29 PM   #16 
     - You know that... I Know that.... But we aren't RWers praying for  hlthe2b   Jun-15-08 05:33 PM   #21 
        - No thanks. I try to stay away from Freakville.  yellowcanine   Jun-15-08 05:38 PM   #26 
           - "Get Mike-y to do it" "Yeah, Mike-y will do it!"  hlthe2b   Jun-15-08 05:44 PM   #29 
     - I wish Jeb had run  democrattotheend   Jun-15-08 06:19 PM   #35 
  - That is a very good question,  CaliforniaPeggy   Jun-15-08 05:23 PM   #2 
  - there's always lieberman  YDogg   Jun-15-08 05:24 PM   #4 
  - If McCain didn't have that chumpy weird jaw and face alignment, they could  truedelphi   Jun-15-08 05:24 PM   #5 
  - You are so bad.....  1Hippiechick   Jun-15-08 08:31 PM   #46 
  - President Huckabee  Amerigo Vespucci   Jun-15-08 05:24 PM   #7 
  - He's SOOO dreamy...  havocmom   Jun-15-08 05:26 PM   # 
  - Glad you clarified that.....  1Hippiechick   Jun-15-08 08:32 PM   #47 
  - The Republican establishment would make this decision and they hate Huckleberry.  yellowcanine   Jun-15-08 05:27 PM   #13 
  - In that case, all they have left is Romney  Amerigo Vespucci   Jun-15-08 05:30 PM   #17 
  - They could always tap the reject list: Trent Lott, George Allen, NEWT! etc.  yellowcanine   Jun-15-08 05:37 PM   #24 
  - That delamination is toxic  realpolitik   Jun-15-08 06:10 PM   #32 
  - YAY! Biblical law!  anonymous171   Jun-15-08 05:43 PM   #28 
  - Bring back Old Man Thompson!  Stephanie   Jun-15-08 05:26 PM   #9 
  - Fred! As delicious as it sounds, not bloody likely. He looks even older than McCain.  yellowcanine   Jun-15-08 05:33 PM   #20 
  - Dick Cheney: Tanned, rested and ready. And he don't need no stinkin' election.  faygokid   Jun-15-08 05:26 PM   #10 
  - The problem is they have no one to really step in and take over that doesn't have big  grantcart   Jun-15-08 05:26 PM   #11 
  - My guess is they would appeal to Colin Powell and he would turn them down.  yellowcanine   Jun-15-08 05:31 PM   #18 
     - no chance for Powell - I think he is hoping Obama gets in and cleans things up  grantcart   Jun-15-08 06:14 PM   #33 
        - I would put money on Powell being an Obama fan  JoFerret   Jun-15-08 06:55 PM   #43 
           - Yepper, based on this YouTube video.....  1Hippiechick   Jun-15-08 08:37 PM   #48 
              - And personally...I don't care a dead ant  JoFerret   Jun-15-08 08:56 PM   #50 
  - I have had that thought in the back of my mind .....  kevinmc   Jun-15-08 05:27 PM   #12 
  - I have been thinking this also we shall begin ..  butterfly77   Jun-15-08 06:28 PM   #37 
  - What happens if Obama's health fails, and he withdraws? Nomination goes to the runner-up? ;)  gregolson   Jun-15-08 05:28 PM   #14 
  - It's done by whichever candidate is affiliated with the northern-most  Old Crusoe   Jun-15-08 05:29 PM   #15 
  - Bloomberg/Powell  Tuesday Afternoon   Jun-15-08 05:31 PM   #19 
  - Nope. The wingnuts would bolt for sure. And Powell would turn them down.  yellowcanine   Jun-15-08 05:34 PM   #22 
     - alrighty then  Tuesday Afternoon   Jun-15-08 05:38 PM   #25 
  - If it happened after the convention, I would guess the RNC would pick whoever was McCain's VP.  nsd   Jun-15-08 05:36 PM   #23 
  - Brokered convention my money would be on Newt.  yellowcanine   Jun-15-08 05:44 PM   #30 
     - You might be right. The Republicans don't have much of a bench to go to.  nsd   Jun-15-08 05:47 PM   #31 
  - They could get fresh-faced 'n' healthy cancer survivor Fred Thompson to substitute, or  kenny blankenship   Jun-15-08 05:41 PM   #27 
  - Hillary Clinton has been saving her delegates for just this senario.....  Wolsh   Jun-15-08 06:18 PM   #34 
  - Newt Gingrich - quicker than an eyelash could be bat  democrat2thecore   Jun-15-08 06:25 PM   #36 
  - MITTENS!!!!  BlooInBloo   Jun-15-08 06:41 PM   #38 
  - This scares EVERYBODY who sees it...  kenny blankenship   Jun-15-08 06:48 PM   #40 
     - Definitely a classic.  BlooInBloo   Jun-15-08 06:54 PM   #41 
  - I've already predicted McCain is going to faint or fall off a stage like Dole did in 1996  zulchzulu   Jun-15-08 06:47 PM   #39 
  - He looks like walking death now  LawyersGunsandMoney   Jun-15-08 06:54 PM   #42 
  - You're not implying those honest Republicans would pull a 'bait and switch' would you?  Doug.Goodall   Jun-15-08 07:57 PM   #44 
  - Umm have you seen his fundraising numbers, he doesn't have much of a warchest  Hippo_Tron   Jun-16-08 01:57 AM   #52 
  - What happens if he recovers and re-enters?  truthisfreedom   Jun-15-08 08:01 PM   #45 
  - If someone else gets the nomination while McCain is sick, McCain would not...  totodeinhere   Jun-15-08 08:43 PM   #49 
  - McCain is pretty much the best that they have  Hippo_Tron   Jun-16-08 01:54 AM   #51 
 

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