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racaulk Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-16-10 08:25 AM
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24. If the election were today, I think he would win.
But the election isn't for another 2.5 years, which is a lifetime in politics. I think his chances are still very good, but I try to never underestimate the stupidity of the American electorate.
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  -Do you think Obama will be re-elected? apples and oranges  Jun-16-10 06:55 AM   #0 
  - With every fiber in my body...I hope so.  BrklynLiberal   Jun-16-10 06:58 AM   #1 
  - No - I think the dems will stay home and GOP will vote  stray cat   Jun-16-10 06:58 AM   #2 
  - If Dem voters stay home, the Dems in DC are to blame.  tekisui   Jun-16-10 07:09 AM   #4 
  - I think it's too early to tell.  SemiCharmedQuark   Jun-16-10 06:59 AM   #3 
  - Yes. n/t  FSogol   Jun-16-10 07:12 AM   #5 
  - Probably.  xchrom   Jun-16-10 07:12 AM   #6 
  - In 1982, Reagan looked in trouble. In 1994, Clinton was in trouble.  TexasObserver   Jun-16-10 07:15 AM   #7 
  - Exactly.  trotsky   Jun-16-10 07:16 AM   #9 
  - Yup.  Robb   Jun-16-10 07:26 AM   #14 
  - Yes. too early to tell.  treestar   Jun-16-10 08:28 AM   #26 
  - Absolutely  AsahinaKimi   Jun-16-10 07:15 AM   #8 
  - My answer is still yes, but that could change. n/t  Laelth   Jun-16-10 07:18 AM   #10 
  - Yes.  tanyev   Jun-16-10 07:19 AM   #11 
  - Probably...if he eventually throws a bone or two to the left.  YOY   Jun-16-10 07:21 AM   #12 
  - Barring something more amazing, no question.  Robb   Jun-16-10 07:23 AM   #13 
  - The thought of being under the right for the next administration sends me reaching for my nitro tabs  mfcorey1   Jun-16-10 07:33 AM   #15 
  - It depends on who runs against him.  Ganja Ninja   Jun-16-10 07:34 AM   #16 
  - Depends on the job numbers.  tekisui   Jun-16-10 07:36 AM   #17 
  - I doubt if he will run again.  Hubert Flottz   Jun-16-10 07:37 AM   #18 
  - Yes  zipplewrath   Jun-16-10 07:39 AM   #19 
  - Perhaps, but not with my vote.  VMI Dem   Jun-16-10 07:40 AM   #20 
  - ....  emilyg   Jun-16-10 01:00 PM   #28 
  - Yes, he will. Republicans don't even like Palin. The media does. nt  Captain Hilts   Jun-16-10 07:45 AM   #21 
  - Once Democratics lose the majority in Congress...  Junkdrawer   Jun-16-10 07:47 AM   #22 
  - Except That He Can't Get Anything Done NOW, With a DEMOCRATIC Congress  Toasterlad   Jun-16-10 01:03 PM   #29 
     - The point is not what he gets done. The point is how far from the right he's allowed to posture....  Junkdrawer   Jun-16-10 01:44 PM   #31 
        - Oh, I'll Be Watching Alright. However, I Suspect I Won't Be Seeing Anything New.  Toasterlad   Jun-16-10 02:05 PM   #33 
  - Yes. It's 1.5 years (almost) since the inauguration  livetohike   Jun-16-10 07:48 AM   #23 
  - If the election were today, I think he would win.  racaulk   Jun-16-10 08:25 AM   #24 
  - Depends on who Republicans nominate  depakid   Jun-16-10 08:28 AM   #25 
  - He either has to really pull something awesome out in the next 2 years  XemaSab   Jun-16-10 08:30 AM   #27 
  - If the oil is still gushing he'll lose big time.  arcadian   Jun-16-10 01:09 PM   #30 
  - Yes. n/t  azmouse   Jun-16-10 01:46 PM   #32 
  - Yes.  closeupready   Jun-16-10 02:10 PM   #34 

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