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Lost4words Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-09-10 10:02 AM
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21. But you did! And I did specify! But I think it deserved its own line rather than other
as if it was just a small percentage of independants. Do I detect a little snarkieness there?! I deserved it I guess.

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  -In your personal experience, people who self-identify as "politically independent" are... Orrex  Jun-09-10 09:41 AM   #0 
  - who i am and how i vote are two different things. depends if you are saying how do you vote  seabeyond   Jun-09-10 09:43 AM   #1 
  - you left out: Are most likely to feel disenfranchised by the 2 party system  Lost4words   Jun-09-10 09:44 AM   #2 
  - +1,000,000 n/t  Coyote_Bandit   Jun-09-10 09:44 AM   #3 
  - If only I'd included some sort of "Other (Please specify)" category...  Orrex   Jun-09-10 09:49 AM   #11 
  - But you did! And I did specify! But I think it deserved its own line rather than other  Lost4words   Jun-09-10 10:02 AM   #21 
     - A little snarkiness, maybe.  Orrex   Jun-09-10 10:44 AM   #27 
  - + + + + + + + + + + + + + + 1,000  Scuba   Jun-09-10 10:57 AM   #30 
  - "Ignore what they say, watch what they do".  Greyhound   Jun-09-10 11:05 AM   #34 
  - I will go with this post  Angry Dragon   Jun-09-10 11:45 AM   #42 
  - used to be that they tended to be liberal IMHO  rurallib   Jun-09-10 09:44 AM   #4 
  - My opinion is the same as yours...  vi5   Jun-09-10 09:45 AM   #5 
  - I agree with you  Love Bug   Jun-09-10 09:46 AM   #6 
  - I have a friend who's a lifelong Conservative, but he insists that he didn't support Bush  Orrex   Jun-09-10 09:53 AM   #16 
  - Three categories  zipplewrath   Jun-09-10 09:47 AM   #7 
  - I think it might be your sample size -- I've known "independents" of all stripes  fishwax   Jun-09-10 09:47 AM   #8 
  - I'm politically Independent but vote Democrat most of the time  pipi_k   Jun-09-10 09:48 AM   #9 
  - I used small-i independent on purpose, though  Orrex   Jun-09-10 09:52 AM   #14 
  - Yep, I had that distinction in mind as I was replying  pipi_k   Jun-09-10 10:10 AM   #23 
  - We are too  nadinbrzezinski   Jun-09-10 11:31 AM   #39 
  - It has been my experience,  old guy   Jun-09-10 09:48 AM   #10 
  - I register as "undeclared" because I don't want anybody to take my vote for granted  HughMoran   Jun-09-10 09:50 AM   #12 
  - are ... Republicans  TexasObserver   Jun-09-10 09:51 AM   #13 
  - I voted 'other' for the reason stated in response #2....  proudohioan   Jun-09-10 09:53 AM   #15 
  - All right, but how do you generally vote?  Orrex   Jun-09-10 09:55 AM   #17 
     - I started gravitating to a different left party about 11 years ago.  proudohioan   Jun-09-10 10:32 AM   #25 
  - Other: Generalizations are most often incorrect.  MineralMan   Jun-09-10 09:55 AM   #18 
  - Registered NPA here.  Dappleganger   Jun-09-10 10:00 AM   #19 
  - Many here will say "con" as a means of enforcing the notion that one should only vote Dem  Echo In Light   Jun-09-10 10:00 AM   #20 
  - other: assholes  AngryAmish   Jun-09-10 10:03 AM   #22 
  - I voted other..  disillusioned73   Jun-09-10 10:29 AM   #24 
  - They are most likely Republicans who fashion themselves as  izzybeans   Jun-09-10 10:43 AM   #26 
  - Uninformed /nt  jberryhill   Jun-09-10 10:51 AM   #28 
  - this has become more true over the years  dem mba   Jun-09-10 10:52 AM   #29 
  - Was a die hard, yellow dog Dem  Carolina   Jun-09-10 11:02 AM   #31 
  - embarrassed republicans. n/t  nyc 4 Biden   Jun-09-10 11:04 AM   #32 
  - The independent I know generally distrust politicians and political parties  ctaylors6   Jun-09-10 11:05 AM   #33 
  - other: apolitical or apathetic  mimitabby   Jun-09-10 11:07 AM   #35 
  - See, that's so odd. My experience is the exact opposite  Echo In Light   Jun-09-10 11:35 AM   #40 
  - I picked other...  one_voice   Jun-09-10 11:14 AM   #36 
  - Conservative, and ashamed to admit it  KamaAina   Jun-09-10 11:27 AM   #37 
  - All the people I know who self-identify as "politically independent" are huge Lou Dobbs fans  NNN0LHI   Jun-09-10 11:28 AM   #38 
  - Many are Vote The Bastard Out-ers  leftstreet   Jun-09-10 11:35 AM   #41 
  - Either conservatives...  HiFructosePronSyrup   Jun-09-10 11:46 AM   #43 
  - I say I'm independent because I think it makes my views...  Green_Lantern   Jun-09-10 12:22 PM   #44 
  - I am now an independant  Tailormyst   Jun-09-10 12:30 PM   #45 
  - Socially liberal, fiscally responsible = independent  ItNerd4life   Jun-09-10 12:31 PM   #46 
  - "spending whores" - now there's a phrase  jberryhill   Jun-09-10 07:36 PM   #53 
  - Other: Dumb as a thousand boxes of rocks  MattBaggins   Jun-09-10 12:32 PM   #47 
  - I concur with the majority.  Laelth   Jun-09-10 01:10 PM   #48 
  - I don't know the politics of the great majority of people I am acquainted with  Kaleva   Jun-09-10 01:36 PM   #49 
  - In the Bay Area, since it is heavily Democratic...  Ardent15   Jun-09-10 01:38 PM   #50 
  - uncomfortable/unwilling/unable to defend their party  Spike89   Jun-09-10 03:56 PM   #51 
  - It's a way for Republicans not to have to carry their party's baggage.  dorkulon   Jun-09-10 03:58 PM   #52 
 

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