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TBF Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-13-11 11:10 AM
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57. That's actually true - in TX there are many ultra-religious who found
Perry's "day of prayer" an insult. He is an old-guard repub, more concerned about protecting the wealthy than anything else. He's Methodist, which is traditionally the more liberal of the protestant strains (even down here). I'd worry more about him scrapping Medicare than anything else.
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  -Rick Perry is the only Republican Candidate that I will vote against. NoodleyAppendage  Aug-13-11 10:09 AM   #0 
  - unrec.... for you not feeling the same way about Bachmann, Palin, Pawlenty, Gingrich, etc...  scheming daemons   Aug-13-11 10:11 AM   #1 
  - +1. nt  Chorophyll   Aug-13-11 10:12 AM   #2 
  - Those candidates don't stand a chance, therefore the loss of my vote won't matter.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:13 AM   #4 
     - "Those candidates don't stand a chance, therefore the loss of my vote won't matter."  hedgehog   Aug-13-11 10:24 AM   #12 
     - I always thought Bush Jr had a better chance than Kerry. I voted for Kerry.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:26 AM   #16 
        - You do realize that if McCain had won, Sarah Palin would be the VP.  hedgehog   Aug-13-11 11:09 AM   #54 
     - I wouldn't be so sure  Emit   Aug-13-11 10:55 AM   #41 
  - wow, are you begging for a tombstone? not at all cool.  Rabblevox   Aug-13-11 10:12 AM   #3 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-13-11 10:15 AM   #6 
     - "I'm a proud liberal progressive"  hedgehog   Aug-13-11 10:25 AM   #15 
        - Oh, I see. Are you saying that the Democratic Party us no longer liberal or progressive?  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:41 AM   #33 
           - I think it's the difference between dealing with reality and holding out for the perfect.  hedgehog   Aug-13-11 10:54 AM   #40 
  - Why are you even posting here?  hlthe2b   Aug-13-11 10:13 AM   #5 
  - Perry's the only Republic with a chance to win the general, that's why. n/t  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:16 AM   #8 
  - You do know that you are overtly ignoring posting rules...  hlthe2b   Aug-13-11 10:19 AM   #10 
  - I didn't say I wasn't voting and if Obama loses it will be his own fault.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:24 AM   #13 
     - you stated that Perry is the Only RETHUG you would vote against...  hlthe2b   Aug-13-11 10:28 AM   #18 
        - Well...not what I meant. Perry will be the Rethug nominee.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:34 AM   #23 
           - "Perry will be the Rethug nominee."  Chorophyll   Aug-13-11 10:39 AM   #29 
              - Obama's people seem to think so.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:43 AM   #34 
                 - Well of course all the preemptive comments are posed against  movonne   Aug-13-11 11:56 AM   #65 
  - IMHO Romney (or Huntsman) is the larger threat in the General. Winning the crazy train contest  Strelnikov_   Aug-13-11 10:27 AM   #17 
     - I agree, but the Rethugs often back a losing candidate for ideological reasons.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:36 AM   #25 
  - + 1,000,000! nt  BlueMTexpat   Aug-13-11 11:10 AM   #56 
  - What a ridiculous OP. Unrec. nt  sufrommich   Aug-13-11 10:15 AM   #7 
  - Welcome to your civic duty  JohnnyRingo   Aug-13-11 10:16 AM   #9 
  - I planned to vote for all down ticket races straight democratic. It was Presidential in ?  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:20 AM   #11 
     - Not voting will certainly send a message  JohnnyRingo   Aug-13-11 11:42 AM   #64 
  - Sure hope they nominate him instead of Mr. Corporations Are People Too then  BeyondGeography   Aug-13-11 10:25 AM   #14 
  - Perry IS the chosen one for the power elite. They need him to counter Romney's Mormon problem.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:31 AM   #20 
     - Hope you're right, because Romney is the much better national candidate  BeyondGeography   Aug-13-11 10:33 AM   #22 
        - Huntsman was the biggest threat, but he's going nowhere with the Rethugs. n/t  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:40 AM   #30 
  - This place is infested  NNN0LHI   Aug-13-11 10:28 AM   #19 
  - Sorry. I've probably been around longer than you.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:32 AM   #21 
     - Nope.... he's been here since 2001.... you, 2005.  scheming daemons   Aug-13-11 10:51 AM   #38 
        - 2005 was when I switched names. New account. I used to be cogito.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:56 AM   #43 
  - Unrec sleeper cell. n/t  BumRushDaShow   Aug-13-11 10:35 AM   #24 
  - Lemming. n/t  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:37 AM   #27 
  - Are you that daft?  Dappleganger   Aug-13-11 11:59 AM   #66 
     - Yawn.  BumRushDaShow   Aug-13-11 03:14 PM   #79 
  - I guess we better make sure Perry gets the nomination so Obama can count on your vote. (nt)  Skinner   Aug-13-11 10:36 AM   #26 
  - Perry will be the nominee. He's electable...and not Mormon. It's coming to that. n/t  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:38 AM   #28 
     - Great news!  Skinner   Aug-13-11 10:40 AM   #32 
        - Not necessarily. The sentiment of voting against, not for holds.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:47 AM   #36 
  - So?...nt  SidDithers   Aug-13-11 10:40 AM   #31 
  - I have resolved myself to unrec all posts saying that the poster  MineralMan   Aug-13-11 10:47 AM   #35 
  - I agree. This is my first unrec  lunatica   Aug-13-11 10:57 AM   #44 
  - Alert the media!!!!  JoePhilly   Aug-13-11 10:49 AM   #37 
  - Your a fool if you will not vote against any Republican candidate  Drale   Aug-13-11 10:52 AM   #39 
  - You should be tombstoned for being ruinous to your country  lunatica   Aug-13-11 10:56 AM   #42 
  - I would love to vote for Obama, but what good reason has he given me?  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 10:58 AM   #45 
     - You expect a perfect world where all your votes are for something or someone  lunatica   Aug-13-11 11:23 AM   #61 
  - The Supreme Court appointments have far reaching consequences.  ZombieHorde   Aug-13-11 10:58 AM   #46 
  - Please name a strong Liberal/Progressive Supreme Court justice.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 11:02 AM   #49 
     - Many of the votes have been down party lines, such as the votes to make corporations people,  ZombieHorde   Aug-13-11 11:28 AM   #62 
        - I only wish there was a strong liberal anchor justice on the court.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 03:06 PM   #76 
           - I completely agree. I also wish liberals were better represented. nt  ZombieHorde   Aug-13-11 03:10 PM   #78 
           - Then sitting by and allowing a Republican to win the presidency  Chorophyll   Aug-13-11 04:00 PM   #80 
  - All the candidates on the GOP side are as bad as Perry.  TNLib   Aug-13-11 11:00 AM   #47 
  - That's actually true - in TX there are many ultra-religious who found  TBF   Aug-13-11 11:10 AM   #57 
     - He ran that rally to announce to the fundies that he wasn't Mormon. n/t  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 11:14 AM   #59 
        - Sure - the Baptists aren't crazy about Methodists but they'll support him  TBF   Aug-13-11 11:20 AM   #60 
  - so you'll vote for the Republicans running in your congressional district, right?  stlsaxman   Aug-13-11 11:01 AM   #48 
  - NO. Please read the prior posts. I'm generally a straight down ticket Dem voter.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 11:04 AM   #50 
  - " ... full of sound and fury, signifying nothing ..."  struggle4progress   Aug-13-11 11:06 AM   #51 
  - The fact that many will do like me, does make it significant.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 11:10 AM   #55 
     - yawn  struggle4progress   Aug-13-11 01:19 PM   #73 
  - It only takes a few minutes to vote and I always do it (including 2010) -  TBF   Aug-13-11 11:08 AM   #52 
  - I agree. I will vote against the Rethug, not for our candidate. The result is the same...  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 11:12 AM   #58 
     - So wait. Now you'll vote against Rethugs *other* than Perry?  Chorophyll   Aug-13-11 04:02 PM   #81 
  - the GOP thanks you.  dionysus   Aug-13-11 11:09 AM   #53 
  - Ugh...Just..ugh. nt  Kahuna   Aug-13-11 11:37 AM   #63 
  - Nobody can really send a message with their vote no matter what  marions ghost   Aug-13-11 12:17 PM   #67 
  - Wow, you're a big help.  undeterred   Aug-13-11 12:19 PM   #68 
  - vote against the policies  Motown_Johnny   Aug-13-11 12:24 PM   #69 
  - One of the silliest, most pointless posts I've seen. n/t  Bladian   Aug-13-11 12:35 PM   #70 
  - Perry is a dangerous sociopathic theocrat who needs stopped!  Odin2005   Aug-13-11 12:38 PM   #71 
  - I agree. That's why I would be so motivated to vote against him! n/t  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-13-11 03:01 PM   #75 
  - unrec for the OP. Am glad skinner checked in here.  uppityperson   Aug-13-11 12:40 PM   #72 
  - How heroic of you.  grantcart   Aug-13-11 01:25 PM   #74 
  - oh  H2O Man   Aug-13-11 03:07 PM   #77 
  - So you will be voting for any other Republicn other than Perry  Sheepshank   Aug-13-11 04:07 PM   #82 
  - So we are going to lock this.  NYC_SKP   Aug-13-11 04:49 PM   #83 
 

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