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Clark2008 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-05-06 11:07 AM
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28. Considering that the mid-West is far more red than the South,
I'm thinking those who voted for No. 5 haven't looked at a red/blue map lately.

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  -What will break the effectiveness of the GOP "Solid South" strategy? Mayberry Machiavelli  Nov-04-06 10:49 PM   #0 
  - Three, Four, And Five, In Combination, Sir  The Magistrate   Nov-04-06 10:52 PM   #1 
  - Most Secularists I know don't believe in economic populism  Leopolds Ghost   Nov-04-06 10:59 PM   #3 
     - Your "Cause", Sir  The Magistrate   Nov-04-06 11:33 PM   #10 
     - Economic populism is the ONLY reason to be a Democrat.  Leopolds Ghost   Nov-05-06 12:28 AM   #20 
        - That Is Your View, Sir, But Evidently, It Is Not Widely Shared  The Magistrate   Nov-05-06 12:36 AM   #23 
     - I am a secularist and a populist.  StellaBlue   Nov-05-06 12:10 AM   #16 
     - I mostly agree with you. My beef is with affluent "Soccer Mom" dems  Leopolds Ghost   Nov-05-06 12:35 AM   #22 
     - for some of us, a woman's right to choose and gay civil rights  dwickham   Nov-05-06 12:43 AM   #24 
  - Immigration of well-educated liberals from blue states...  LostInAnomie   Nov-04-06 10:58 PM   #2 
  - I am such a person.  Mayberry Machiavelli   Nov-04-06 11:00 PM   #5 
  - People realizing that having money in their wallet is more important than  Kerrytravelers   Nov-04-06 10:59 PM   #4 
  - I think we are worrying about the wrong thing.  napi21   Nov-04-06 11:00 PM   #6 
  - Why is the thread topic "worrying about the wrong thing"? The "Solid South" has  Mayberry Machiavelli   Nov-04-06 11:04 PM   #7 
  - I voted the first one  tinfoil tiaras   Nov-04-06 11:07 PM   #8 
  - It's not so much about having a southerner on the 08 ticket  skipos   Nov-04-06 11:11 PM   #9 
  - Sen. Clinton is actually "from" the Chicago area I believe.  Mayberry Machiavelli   Nov-04-06 11:35 PM   #11 
  - I would love Briaan tobe our candidate! Every timg I hear him speak,  napi21   Nov-04-06 11:58 PM   #13 
  - You just need to court them. Show them they are important to you.  Quixote1818   Nov-04-06 11:54 PM   #12 
  - It's the economy, stupid.  StellaBlue   Nov-05-06 12:00 AM   #14 
  - No I don't. I'm only a recent arrival, but isn't there a tendency for the young  Mayberry Machiavelli   Nov-05-06 12:02 AM   #15 
     - A few of us are smart enough to escape the fate, but  StellaBlue   Nov-05-06 12:20 AM   #18 
        - Interesting that you should describe this. My friend/coworker and I have been living here  Mayberry Machiavelli   Nov-05-06 01:18 AM   #25 
           - You describe my people.  StellaBlue   Nov-05-06 01:25 AM   #26 
  - ditch the limousine liberals  provis99   Nov-05-06 12:13 AM   #17 
  - "why can't we reemphasize the economic issues...?"  StellaBlue   Nov-05-06 12:23 AM   #19 
  - you've got it backwards they do put economic issues first but  yurbud   Nov-05-06 12:29 AM   #21 
  - Lewis & Clark Needed Sacajawea...  CorpGovActivist   Nov-05-06 11:05 AM   #27 
  - Considering that the mid-West is far more red than the South,  Clark2008   Nov-05-06 11:07 AM   #28 
  - I think that if you consider that the "Midwest" includes MN, MI, WI, IL, which  Mayberry Machiavelli   Nov-05-06 01:13 PM   #30 
  - We need to get back to our populist roots. We need to be the party of the middle class.  Beelzebud   Nov-05-06 11:07 AM   #29 
  - No easy solution: "Evangelicals" and other factors  Dob Bole   Nov-05-06 02:18 PM   #31 
  - Part of the problem...and the solution...  benEzra   Nov-06-06 02:30 PM   #32 

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