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nadinbrzezinski Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-10-10 10:42 PM
Response to Reply #37
41. 19th century
so don't say never.

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  -A funny thing happened to LBJ on the way to renomination. Smarmie Doofus  Dec-10-10 08:32 PM   #0 
  - And how'd that work out for the left, I wonder?  Arkana   Dec-10-10 08:33 PM   #1 
  - Plus four more years of the Vietnam war and Watergate as a bonus!!! Yippeee!  apocalypsehow   Dec-10-10 08:36 PM   #3 
  - Obama's defeat is inevitable.  Tesha   Dec-10-10 08:39 PM   #6 
  - Bookmarking for future reference. n/t.  apocalypsehow   Dec-10-10 08:40 PM   #7 
  - Gosh, I'm just quaking in my boots! (NT)  Tesha   Dec-10-10 08:43 PM   #10 
     - Why would you be doing that?  apocalypsehow   Dec-10-10 08:49 PM   #13 
     - Check the dictionary under "sarcasm". (NT)  Tesha   Dec-10-10 08:53 PM   #16 
        - Check the dictionary under "non sequitur." n/t.  apocalypsehow   Dec-10-10 08:55 PM   #18 
           - I found your picture. (NT)  Tesha   Dec-10-10 09:09 PM   #22 
              - Handsome fellow, ain't I? n/t.  apocalypsehow   Dec-10-10 09:11 PM   #26 
     - Lol! The b - o - o - o - o - k - m - a - r - k !  rug   Dec-10-10 09:53 PM   #36 
  - Maybe in your dreams but that's not the way it works in practice.  OregonBlue   Dec-10-10 08:45 PM   #12 
  - That's not the way WHAT works in practice?  Tesha   Dec-10-10 08:54 PM   #17 
     - I was responding to this:  OregonBlue   Dec-10-10 09:03 PM   #20 
        - Exactly, all the skull cracking @ Chicago didn't learn anyone anything .  Historic NY   Dec-10-10 10:00 PM   #37 
           - 19th century  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-10-10 10:42 PM   #41 
              - There is a first time for everything.  avaistheone1   Dec-10-10 11:53 PM   #45 
  - I'm bookmarking this for when he rolls to victory in 2012.  Arkana   Dec-10-10 09:12 PM   #27 
  - Yes, When In The Past 150 Years  iamjoy   Dec-10-10 08:40 PM   #8 
  - Once  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-10-10 09:14 PM   #28 
  - When in the last 150 years  Admiral Loinpresser   Dec-10-10 09:49 PM   #34 
     - Bill Clinton - 1992  iamjoy   Dec-10-10 10:54 PM   #42 
        - Arguably.  Admiral Loinpresser   Dec-11-10 12:41 AM   #46 
  - Yup. Picture a Johnson-Nixon '68 matchup:  Smarmie Doofus   Dec-10-10 08:51 PM   #15 
  - No, Kennedy's murder gave us Richard Milhous Nixon.  Gold Metal Flake   Dec-10-10 09:07 PM   #21 
  - Exactly. (NT)  Tesha   Dec-10-10 09:11 PM   #25 
  - And you know this....how? Mass seance with all the likely voters in the 1968 election?  apocalypsehow   Dec-10-10 09:18 PM   #29 
  - LBJ's war to p;rove he was tough gave us Nixon.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-10-10 10:57 PM   #43 
  - It was the Tet Offensive in early '68 that made Johnson not seek renomination.  Spider Jerusalem   Dec-10-10 08:36 PM   #2 
  - Beat me to it  proud2BlibKansan   Dec-10-10 08:40 PM   #9 
  - The prospect of getting clobbered by McCarthy in the Wisconsin primary....  Smarmie Doofus   Dec-10-10 09:02 PM   #19 
  - That is how I remember it also. He realized how much he was hated  jwirr   Dec-10-10 10:06 PM   #38 
  - I don't get it, but I'm sure I will be enlightened. Soon. n/t  UTUSN   Dec-10-10 08:39 PM   #4 
  - It was possible to win at the convention then.  Skink   Dec-10-10 08:39 PM   #5 
  - Hubert Humphrey's refusal to break with Johnson's Vietnam policy  dflprincess   Dec-10-10 08:43 PM   #11 
  - And President Humphrey lived happiliy ever after  bluestateguy   Dec-10-10 08:49 PM   #14 
  - And the Nixon-Ford years jumpstarted folk like Cheney and Rumsfeld  struggle4progress   Dec-10-10 09:11 PM   #23 
  - The Nixon-Ford years were much more progressive  Admiral Loinpresser   Dec-10-10 09:41 PM   #31 
     - Do you even remember the Nixon era? The Administration redirected some agency  struggle4progress   Dec-10-10 10:36 PM   #40 
        - It would be silly to defend the ethics of Nixon.  Admiral Loinpresser   Dec-10-10 11:49 PM   #44 
           - Nixon did not give us these things: there were well-organized groups  struggle4progress   Dec-11-10 12:57 AM   #48 
              - I agree progressive energy made it happen.  Admiral Loinpresser   Dec-11-10 02:17 AM   #49 
  - Eugene McCarthy did pretty much get the anti-war movement off the streets and into his campaign.  Better Believe It   Dec-10-10 09:11 PM   #24 
  - And THEN what happened? Anyone remember?  elleng   Dec-10-10 09:19 PM   #30 
  - Among others, we ended the war.  Admiral Loinpresser   Dec-10-10 09:45 PM   #32 
  - Which is the lesson we should have long ago learned from that election.  jwirr   Dec-10-10 10:10 PM   #39 
  - Thanks for the reminder of what a courageous hero Eugene McCarthy was.  A-Schwarzenegger   Dec-10-10 09:45 PM   #33 
  - "DUers can decide for themselves if the present incumbent is as flawed a candidate as LBJ"  Capn Sunshine   Dec-10-10 09:51 PM   #35 
  - Obama wasn't even born until 1961.  Major Hogwash   Dec-11-10 12:54 AM   #47 
  - One can easily tell. nt  Smarmie Doofus   Dec-11-10 05:59 AM   #50 
  - recommend for the interesting conversation.  xchrom   Dec-11-10 07:11 AM   #51 
  - I met and had a conversation with Lowenstein a few weeks before he was killed  merbex   Dec-11-10 07:14 AM   #52 
 

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