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russ1943 Donating Member (405 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-09-08 03:17 PM
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16. DO OVER
Peter Luke's column in Sun GR Press makes the same suggestion "How about Aug 5th." I posted previously (I got my paper after posting). But then he summarily dismisses the idea saying "Alas, it won't happen".
Huh?
The national nominating window shuts June 10.
So what!
To now declare an arbitrary deadline sacrosanct is, under these unique circumstances, silly.

Might not mean anything anyway. If polls can believed, we all know how accurate they are, a Rasmussen poll shows likely voters split evenly tween HC & BO at 41%.
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  -Breaking: Michigan caucus likely maddogesq  Mar-06-08 06:22 PM   #0 
  - i hope not.  iamthebandfanman   Mar-06-08 06:33 PM   #1 
  - None taken. Like I said...  maddogesq   Mar-06-08 07:27 PM   #6 
  - Only celebrity candidates with tons of money could compete in a national primary  skipos   Mar-06-08 09:27 PM   #7 
  - That is indeed a good argument for choice b.  maddogesq   Mar-06-08 09:39 PM   #8 
  - I am in compete agreement with you.  PassingFair   Mar-21-08 04:28 PM   #22 
  - Lesser monied candidates are not denied their day  cyclezealot   Mar-22-08 02:50 AM   #24 
  - Proud of what Michigan has done.  cyclezealot   Mar-08-08 05:21 PM   #14 
  - me too.  cyclezealot   Mar-22-08 02:46 AM   #23 
  - You're so right.  GigiMommy   Mar-06-08 06:49 PM   #2 
  - You know....I STILL think that Mark Brewer spoke strongly AGAINST  PassingFair   Mar-06-08 11:19 PM   #9 
     - I think you're right, in fairness to Mark  SharonRB   Mar-07-08 08:20 AM   #10 
        - Hi Sharon!  PassingFair   Mar-07-08 09:00 AM   #11 
           - Nope -- didn't go to Ohio  SharonRB   Mar-07-08 12:00 PM   #12 
  - Woo hoo!  SharonRB   Mar-06-08 07:11 PM   #3 
  - Nope. Sorry can't agree. Caucuses leave out the elderly or infirm.  MichiganVote   Mar-06-08 07:20 PM   #4 
  - Not the way we do caucuses here == they are very inclusive  SharonRB   Mar-06-08 07:25 PM   #5 
     - Agreed  Strawman   Mar-07-08 01:38 PM   #13 
     - do- over?  russ1943   Mar-09-08 01:30 AM   #15 
        - DO OVER  russ1943   Mar-09-08 03:17 PM   #16 
           - I hadn't heard about that idea yet. However...  maddogesq   Mar-09-08 06:48 PM   #17 
           - Convention seating? Speaker scheduling?  TahitiNut   Mar-10-08 10:44 AM   #18 
              - Sounds right.  maddogesq   Mar-10-08 10:31 PM   #20 
           - ah lets piz them off again.  cyclezealot   Mar-22-08 02:52 AM   #25 
     - Re-Do  ajamo   Mar-21-08 10:53 AM   #21 
  - Mark Brewer on To The Point - Video  MichiganVote   Mar-10-08 10:00 PM   #19 
 

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