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Stevendsmith Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-28-06 03:36 PM
Response to Reply #29
30. Well.... good point.
But the dismissal of Dem candidates is usually because DUers don't believe those Dems represent their political views.

The dismissal of McCain as a credible presidential threat just seems disconnected with reality.
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  -Are there still McCain doubters out there? Stevendsmith  Dec-28-06 01:45 PM   #0 
  - I don't smoke  LA lady   Dec-28-06 01:48 PM   #1 
  - This is what I've noticed in my area  Lone_Star_Dem   Dec-28-06 02:19 PM   #11 
  - You make a persuasive point  Stevendsmith   Dec-28-06 03:16 PM   #24 
  - Why do you dismiss the single most important obstacle?  BushOut06   Dec-28-06 01:51 PM   #2 
  - McCain will spend the next two years courting the base.  Stevendsmith   Dec-28-06 01:54 PM   #4 
  - How many conservatives do you talk to?  BushOut06   Dec-28-06 01:58 PM   #5 
  - Based on what his base wants, the point of no return has already been crossed.  Zavulon   Dec-28-06 02:01 PM   #9 
  - McCain is staunchly conservative, pro-war, pro-tax cuts, anti-choice  Stevendsmith   Dec-28-06 01:58 PM   #6 
     - He also supports campaign finance reform  BushOut06   Dec-28-06 02:01 PM   #10 
        - It's the Establishment that cares about CFR, not the average Rethug voter  Stevendsmith   Dec-28-06 02:30 PM   #15 
           - Bullshit  BushOut06   Dec-28-06 02:33 PM   #17 
  - Well, I think Edwards thinks he'll be it  demnan   Dec-28-06 01:52 PM   #3 
  - Marlboro Lights.  Zavulon   Dec-28-06 01:59 PM   #7 
  - You conveniently forget something  jbonkowski   Dec-28-06 02:00 PM   #8 
  - I think a lot of republicans will vote for him because he is former POW  demigoddess   Dec-28-06 02:23 PM   #12 
  - Bingo.  Stevendsmith   Dec-28-06 02:27 PM   #13 
  - Sheesh  BushOut06   Dec-28-06 02:31 PM   #16 
     - He didn't win in 2000 because the Establishment supported Bush  Stevendsmith   Dec-28-06 02:41 PM   #20 
        - I don't think the Establishment really has annointed anyone yet  BushOut06   Dec-28-06 02:47 PM   #23 
  - He's ridden the POW veteran pony as far as he can go  BushOut06   Dec-28-06 02:30 PM   #14 
     - First of all  Stevendsmith   Dec-28-06 02:37 PM   #18 
        - I think the Rove Machine will control the '08 election  BushOut06   Dec-28-06 02:41 PM   #19 
           - I agree that the Rove machine will control the '08 election  Stevendsmith   Dec-28-06 02:46 PM   #22 
  - people know McCain can't be trusted.........  tulsakatz   Dec-28-06 02:43 PM   #21 
  - Bush is a huge flip-flopper, too  NewJeffCT   Dec-28-06 03:28 PM   #27 
  - It's something we don't want to believe but it's bullshit to not give him probably the best chance  Bombtrack   Dec-28-06 03:21 PM   #25 
  - Well, you're one of two responders that agree with me.  Stevendsmith   Dec-28-06 03:28 PM   #26 
     - Why are you amazed?  MrCoffee   Dec-28-06 03:31 PM   #29 
        - Well.... good point.  Stevendsmith   Dec-28-06 03:36 PM   #30 
           - FWIW, i agree with you.  MrCoffee   Dec-28-06 03:42 PM   #33 
  - I think whoever wins the Republic nomination is dangerous  NewJeffCT   Dec-28-06 03:29 PM   #28 
  - Huckabee is the one that scares the hell out of me  MrCoffee   Dec-28-06 03:38 PM   #31 
     - Could there ever be a "President Huckabee"?  Stevendsmith   Dec-28-06 03:45 PM   #35 
  - Don't discount Newt Gingrich  BushOut06   Dec-28-06 03:39 PM   #32 
  - Oh God, please no!!  Stevendsmith   Dec-28-06 03:48 PM   #36 
     - Actually I would love to see Newt as the GOP candidate  BushOut06   Dec-28-06 03:51 PM   #37 
  - My mom lives in Arizona  Horse with no Name   Dec-28-06 03:44 PM   #34 
     - If McLame indicates that his VP will be Jeb Bush  Disturbed   Dec-28-06 04:02 PM   #38 
        - Mark my words  Horse with no Name   Dec-28-06 04:55 PM   #39 

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