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Orrex Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-16-08 03:32 PM
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6. Generally, his supporters find only two arguments "in favor" of McCain
1. He's anti-change.
2. He's not black.

Beyond those two issues (concealed, though they may be, in less stark framing), I've never heard any argument put forth in support of McCain. And even those two issues are abhorrent to anyone with any sense of how the world works.

At a local county fair last night, I saw a registration station for good ol' McCain, along with a lot of idiots wearing Vote McCain t-shirts.

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  -I've never encountered a "McCain Supporter". Have you? Blue-Jay  Aug-16-08 03:26 PM   #0 
  - Yesterday...for the first time...I had the displeasure of meeting two McBush Lovers...  Hepburn   Aug-16-08 03:28 PM   #1 
  - My vet is a rabid Republican and he believes McCain is senile  Vinca   Aug-16-08 03:29 PM   #2 
  - I hope you encouraged him/her to make that protest vote.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 03:30 PM   #3 
     - I didn't have to. He TRULY believes McCain is senile and won't vote  Vinca   Aug-16-08 03:40 PM   #14 
        - And don't forget the PTSD / anger management issues...  FormerConservative   Aug-16-08 06:28 PM   #59 
  - The usual term is truss but "McCain supporter" may catch on  Kurt_and_Hunter   Aug-16-08 03:31 PM   #4 
  - By your definition, no.  Bicoastal   Aug-16-08 03:31 PM   #5 
  - Tell him to vote for Bob Barr.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 03:33 PM   #7 
     - i love that one  CitizenPatriot   Aug-16-08 06:21 PM   #57 
  - Generally, his supporters find only two arguments "in favor" of McCain  Orrex   Aug-16-08 03:32 PM   #6 
  - McLoser is gonna be FAR WORSE THAN W BUSH if elected..  opihimoimoi   Aug-16-08 03:35 PM   #8 
  - well...YEAH.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 03:45 PM   #18 
  - my husband said that last night. nt  sweets   Aug-16-08 04:09 PM   #29 
  - You know, if anyone had asked me a few months ago if there  ebdarcy   Aug-16-08 05:16 PM   #44 
     - The man is a FRAUD...a doddering old FOOL.....who chose this dude,,,,shoot them...  opihimoimoi   Aug-16-08 05:22 PM   #46 
  - Ironically enough, most of the "McCain supporters" seem to be alleged "Democrats"  Arnold Judas Rimmer   Aug-16-08 03:36 PM   #9 
  - They're liars.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 03:48 PM   #21 
  - He doesn't have supporters, he has minions.  Ron_Green   Aug-16-08 03:36 PM   #10 
  - He has anti-Obama minions.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 03:40 PM   #13 
  - omg yes  grannie4peace   Aug-16-08 03:37 PM   #11 
  - Has she said anything positive about McCain?  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 03:50 PM   #22 
  - No. I'm sure there are some out there in my area, but (shrug) they're hiding out.  pinto   Aug-16-08 03:38 PM   #12 
  - I saw one a few days ago and broke out laughing.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 03:41 PM   #15 
  - No....But then again, I don't go digging around in his gym bag either...  prodn2000   Aug-16-08 03:43 PM   #16 
  - In his gym bag, you'll find an adult diaper and a gun.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 03:47 PM   #20 
  - Come to think of it..not one  peacetrain   Aug-16-08 03:44 PM   #17 
  - You're welcome.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 04:05 PM   #27 
  - Only While Phone Banking  otohara   Aug-16-08 03:45 PM   #19 
  - Did he support McCain, or did he oppose Obama?  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 03:56 PM   #24 
  - Supported War - Completely Ill-Informed  otohara   Aug-16-08 04:01 PM   #26 
  - Same here:  POAS   Aug-16-08 05:22 PM   #45 
  - I know a few "9/11 republicans" here in NYC.  billyoc   Aug-16-08 03:54 PM   #23 
  - Again, they're afraid of Obama's name/race.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 03:58 PM   #25 
     - Oh, no, they won't have any impact here in New York, that's one good thing.  billyoc   Aug-16-08 04:57 PM   #39 
  - my hairdresser who has lived  sweets   Aug-16-08 04:08 PM   #28 
  - I wouldn't go back to her.  AlinPA   Aug-16-08 04:22 PM   #34 
  - That makes a sorta backwards-assed sense.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 04:33 PM   #35 
     - unfortunately that's how some people  sweets   Aug-16-08 05:04 PM   #41 
  - Here and there...  LowerManhattanite   Aug-16-08 04:14 PM   #30 
  -'s a pic:  PCIntern   Aug-16-08 04:15 PM   #31 
  - Yes, an in-law who gave $$$ to McCain. I found out by checking on the internets.  AlinPA   Aug-16-08 04:21 PM   #32 
  - ## PLEASE DONATE TO DEMOCRATIC UNDERGROUND! ##  DU GrovelBot   Aug-16-08 04:21 PM   #33 
  - I think GrovelBot is a McCain supporter...  PermanentRevolution   Aug-16-08 05:01 PM   #40 
  - I know a few. Republican insiders here in AZ. Trust me, they're not enthused about him. nt  thecatburgler   Aug-16-08 04:37 PM   #36 
  - Again, they're just going to vote for the not-obama.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 04:56 PM   #38 
  - Not yet, but I am in Mass, where Repubs are a dying breed.  Forkboy   Aug-16-08 04:41 PM   #37 
  - No McCain supporters, but some that are voting for him out of fear of Obama  Honu one   Aug-16-08 05:08 PM   #42 
  - What are they afraid of?  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 05:25 PM   #48 
     - They're parents of friends who are holding on to biases they grew up with  Honu one   Aug-16-08 05:42 PM   #53 
        - Let them know that we're going to beat them, so it's best that they stay home.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 06:12 PM   #56 
  - Even my RW family members aren't real happy with him. They'll  JenniferZ   Aug-16-08 05:09 PM   #43 
  - I have seen 2 lawn signs and 1 bumper sticker... never spoke to any supporter of his  Motown_Johnny   Aug-16-08 05:23 PM   #47 
  - That's because there AREN'T any!  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 05:37 PM   #50 
  - One.  globalvillage   Aug-16-08 05:32 PM   #49 
  - What has she said in FAVOR of John McCain?  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 05:39 PM   #51 
  - Most repubs are voting for him with holding nose  marlakay   Aug-16-08 05:40 PM   #52 
  - No. And I've only ever seen one McCain bumper sticker  Lorien   Aug-16-08 05:49 PM   #54 
  - I've never seen a McCain bumper sticker either.  baldguy   Aug-16-08 05:52 PM   #55 
  - My parents are hoping Mittens will be on the ticket...  FormerConservative   Aug-16-08 06:24 PM   #58 
  - See? Nobody likes McCain!  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 06:43 PM   #61 
     - My parents definitely aren't racist  FormerConservative   Aug-16-08 06:53 PM   #62 
        - I'm not stupid enough to suggest that ALL McCain voters are racists.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 07:10 PM   #65 
           - Now this I agree with 100%  FormerConservative   Aug-16-08 07:18 PM   #68 
  - the guy who made this video is pretending to be a McCain supporter  TexasObserver   Aug-16-08 06:34 PM   #60 
  - Nah, never really came across one  TheKentuckian   Aug-16-08 07:12 PM   #66 
  - I know a lot of Republicans, but non of them like McCain, but they will vote for him anyway  Heather MC   Aug-16-08 07:04 PM   #63 
  - No, but I honestly know hardly any Republicans of any kind. n/t  nsd   Aug-16-08 07:05 PM   #64 
  - depends on what you mean  Skittles   Aug-16-08 07:14 PM   #67 
  - I said precisely what I wanted to say. McCain has no supporters.  Blue-Jay   Aug-16-08 07:24 PM   #69 
     - trouble is, where I live that's enough  Skittles   Aug-16-08 08:15 PM   #70 
  - Yep, and get this...  bicentennial_baby   Aug-16-08 08:17 PM   #71 

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