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charlie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Nov-10-08 12:08 AM
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13. If it's a decrease
in single issue voting, it can't be much of one. Anti-gay initiatives passed by large enough margins in 2004 that they had to include significant support from Kerry voters. So, either the decrease happened 4 years ago or the percentage of single issue voters is pretty much the same as ever.

I expect the answer is fear and bigotry held and still holds a contingent of voters on the progressive side.
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  -The silver lining behind the votes in California and Florida PeterU  Nov-09-08 10:02 PM   #0 
  - Wow. A new level of insensitivity has been reached.  Harvey Korman   Nov-09-08 10:07 PM   #1 
  - The fact is that history's only significance of November 4, 2008 will be...  PeterU   Nov-09-08 10:20 PM   #2 
     - Oh, and the Florida "insignificance" can only be overturned by a 60%+ majority  yardwork   Nov-09-08 11:56 PM   #9 
  - You're leaving out two of the four states that passed anti-gay laws last Tuesday.  yardwork   Nov-09-08 11:45 PM   #3 
  - But yardwork - what's the silver lining?  Harvey Korman   Nov-09-08 11:47 PM   #4 
     - I dunno but if you find it, sell it on ebay! Have you checked the price of silver lately?  yardwork   Nov-09-08 11:53 PM   #6 
  - is this for real? nt.  IndianaJones   Nov-09-08 11:48 PM   #5 
  - Will you get that DLC thing off your sig line?  yardwork   Nov-09-08 11:53 PM   #7 
     - are you for real? nt.  IndianaJones   Nov-09-08 11:54 PM   #8 
        - Yes, of course. Get rid of that thing.  yardwork   Nov-09-08 11:56 PM   #10 
           - only if you get rid of the moon. nt.  IndianaJones   Nov-09-08 11:57 PM   #11 
              - Ok, I will. As soon as I figure out how.  yardwork   Nov-10-08 09:30 AM   #14 
  - That's a massive stretch.  antiwarwarrior   Nov-09-08 11:59 PM   #12 
  - If it's a decrease  charlie   Nov-10-08 12:08 AM   #13 
  - Well, you know what?  Le Taz Hot   Nov-10-08 09:33 AM   #15 
 

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