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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-18-11 11:44 AM
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16. Well, for some reason when Bushes run, our elections stop working properly
so it doesn't seem to matter what Americans seriously consider.
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  -Beware. Jeb Bush is flying under the radar. seafan  Aug-18-11 11:22 AM   #0 
  - egads, please, no  Emit   Aug-18-11 11:28 AM   #1 
  - It's a good strategery.  Turbineguy   Aug-18-11 11:29 AM   #2 
  - True and absolutely terrifying. n/t  ewagner   Aug-18-11 11:33 AM   #7 
  - Not flying...more like slithering.... n/t  pipi_k   Aug-18-11 11:30 AM   #3 
  - How was he regarded in Florida as governor?  gateley   Aug-18-11 11:30 AM   #4 
  - People mistakenly thought he was the "Smart Bush Brother" and therefore less harmful than Dubya.  Tommy_Carcetti   Aug-18-11 11:37 AM   #8 
  - Do the Floridians realize now who/what he really was? nt  gateley   Aug-18-11 11:43 AM   #15 
     - Probably not. He's helped by the fact that the current governor is even worse than him.  Tommy_Carcetti   Aug-18-11 01:45 PM   #40 
        - Wow. You're probably right. Gulp. It's like Ron Paul is looking  gateley   Aug-18-11 02:28 PM   #46 
  - Well, This Floridian Has NEVER Felt Jebby Has Gone Away! Slithering IS  ChiciB1   Aug-18-11 11:53 AM   # 
  - People in FL liked him, but hey, that's FL?  lark   Aug-18-11 05:33 PM   #53 
  - You speak as if we were worse off under Bush  Dutchmaster   Aug-18-11 05:50 PM   #54 
  - I've had a vaguely queasy stomach  hifiguy   Aug-18-11 11:31 AM   #5 
  - This is my secret nightmare  Generic Other   Aug-18-11 11:32 AM   #6 
  - "You never introduce a new product in August."  Bozita   Aug-18-11 11:38 AM   #9 
  - everyone remembers george and still blames him for the economy three years later  seabeyond   Aug-18-11 11:39 AM   #10 
  - Of all the potential GOP candidates.. he scares me the least. Meaning: I can't believe  LeftinOH   Aug-18-11 11:41 AM   #11 
  - Well, for some reason when Bushes run, our elections stop working properly  EFerrari   Aug-18-11 11:44 AM   #16 
  - and watch out for him making serious inroads with the  theaocp   Aug-18-11 11:41 AM   #12 
  - Yes. He speaks much better Mexican than his brother.  KamaAina   Aug-18-11 01:37 PM   #35 
  - So true. The worst of all worlds: a smart Bush....  PurityOfEssence   Aug-18-11 11:42 AM   #13 
  - Simply not going to happen....Bachmann's chances are better...  truebrit71   Aug-18-11 11:42 AM   #14 
  - What if "the voting machines" show a different result? This is ultimately what we are looking at.  seafan   Aug-18-11 12:14 PM   #25 
  - It's not the votes that count, but who counts the vote...  truebrit71   Aug-18-11 12:23 PM   #28 
  - Amen. Sigh NT  KaryninMiami   Aug-18-11 09:11 PM   #66 
  - I will give you a simple scenario where there is an 70+% chance Jeb will be the US President in 2016  stockholmer   Aug-18-11 05:10 PM   #50 
     - Hillary is not going to run in2016. Her only shot was in  davidwparker   Aug-18-11 06:26 PM   #57 
  - Goodhair Is His Placeholder...  KharmaTrain   Aug-18-11 11:47 AM   #17 
  - Jeb Bush has endorsed John Huntsman for President, just last week. nt  boston bean   Aug-18-11 11:48 AM   #18 
  - I'm Not sure It Matter... His EGO Is Huge & He's Not One To Miss A Chance  ChiciB1   Aug-18-11 12:01 PM   #22 
  - I believe that was Jeb Bush Jr.  PatSeg   Aug-18-11 12:19 PM   #26 
  - Nope. That was little Jebbie Bush, Jr.  seafan   Aug-18-11 12:23 PM   #29 
  - I believe that was his son, Jeb Bush, Jr.  KamaAina   Aug-18-11 01:38 PM   #37 
  - 2012 won't be the last election.  WinkyDink   Aug-18-11 01:39 PM   #38 
  - Is his daughter still engaging in prescription fraud?  Shagbark Hickory   Aug-18-11 11:50 AM   #19 
  - I'd love to see him fly under the SONAR.  Gidney N Cloyd   Aug-18-11 11:50 AM   #20 
  - My gut instinct is that he won't run until 2016.  MilesColtrane   Aug-18-11 11:53 AM   #21 
  - I agree.  WinkyDink   Aug-18-11 01:39 PM   #39 
  - K & R - You make some very good points.  Raksha   Aug-18-11 12:01 PM   #23 
  - This was my prediction a few months ago but someone on DU pooh-poohed the idea saying, "Jeb Bush  Citizen Worker   Aug-18-11 12:10 PM   #24 
  - oh great!!!  newspeak   Aug-18-11 12:22 PM   #27 
  - Flying under the radar and slithering among the bushes.  russspeakeasy   Aug-18-11 01:15 PM   #30 
  - Too many DUers would welcome it, judging by today's posts  scheming daemons   Aug-18-11 01:21 PM   #31 
  - ## PLEASE DONATE TO DEMOCRATIC UNDERGROUND! ##  DU GrovelBot   Aug-18-11 01:21 PM   #32 
  - Do I remember correctly that Poppy always believed Jeb would be the better  LuckyLib   Aug-18-11 01:26 PM   #33 
  - And Rove is working hard to destroy Perry  Broderick   Aug-18-11 01:32 PM   #34 
  - I told my husband yesterday that Jeb WILL BE a Pres. candidate. BANK on it.  WinkyDink   Aug-18-11 01:38 PM   #36 
  - Doesn't matter if he's under the radar. The moment he pops up with the last name "Bush,"  ecstatic   Aug-18-11 01:46 PM   #41 
  - I was afraid when I heard rumblings down here about Perry running -  TBF   Aug-18-11 01:47 PM   #42 
  - There is NO excuse  madamesilverspurs   Aug-18-11 01:49 PM   #43 
  - WE know this, but does the majority of voters? nt  gateley   Aug-18-11 02:29 PM   #47 
  - Remember Nancy Reagan told hubby, Ronnie Reagan  mrdmk   Aug-19-11 11:22 AM   #73 
  - why do repug men look like evil slop happy pigs?  Whisp   Aug-18-11 01:51 PM   #44 
  - I think Jeb runs in 2016. 2012 is too soon besides they still need a Democrat to clean up the mess.  bklyncowgirl   Aug-18-11 02:01 PM   #45 
  - Here is why Jeb Bush would 'want this disaster'.  seafan   Aug-18-11 02:49 PM   #49 
     - You said it very well. Pres Obama moved right to keep Jeb out, but was it enough.  rhett o rick   Aug-18-11 07:23 PM   #61 
  - The near destruction of the Democratic Party at this point ... after decades ...  defendandprotect   Aug-18-11 02:34 PM   #48 
  - Jeb has skeletons in his closet  starroute   Aug-18-11 05:15 PM   #51 
  - The Bush family has a construction firm to build new closets. It's not like anyone gets into them.  saras   Aug-18-11 07:09 PM   #60 
  - And if they do get into them ....  defendandprotect   Aug-19-11 03:23 PM   #81 
  - That is a classic piece, starroute. Thanks for adding it here.  seafan   Aug-19-11 07:45 AM   #70 
  - Public was lied to about S&L Theft & Embezzlements ... just poor accounting -- again -!!!  defendandprotect   Aug-19-11 03:23 PM   #80 
  - K & R  zappaman   Aug-18-11 05:17 PM   #52 
  - agreed  M_A   Aug-18-11 06:02 PM   #55 
  - I have been saying for over a  xxqqqzme   Aug-18-11 06:26 PM   #56 
  - No one with a head that big is going to fly under any radar  NNN0LHI   Aug-18-11 06:28 PM   #58 
  - of course,he's a bush-gop will dump Perry and Bachmann and  katty   Aug-18-11 06:44 PM   #59 
  - IF NOT JEB BUSH then SOME OTHER STEALTH CANDIDATE!! That's how they do it now  Kashka-Kat   Aug-18-11 08:19 PM   #62 
  - Do you really believe "W" would have won the 2000 election without Jeb pulling the votes?  Imagevision   Aug-18-11 08:35 PM   #63 
  - Don't Forget Paul Ryan  Sportsguy   Aug-18-11 08:37 PM   #64 
  - Oh dear God, no  Canuckistanian   Aug-18-11 08:42 PM   #65 
  - As a country, we will not survive this again.  seafan   Aug-18-11 10:08 PM   #67 
  - Oh goodie! And George can advise him since he has all the experience.  Auntie Bush   Aug-18-11 10:28 PM   #68 
  - Obama was stumping w/Jebbie in FL on destroying public schools last I heard:  blkmusclmachine   Aug-18-11 11:10 PM   #69 
  - I think you're right  Hydra   Aug-19-11 09:41 AM   #71 
  - 'Obama's miracle: He resurrected and legitimized the Bush name again.'  seafan   Aug-19-11 11:17 AM   #72 
     - OMFH  Hydra   Aug-19-11 11:52 AM   #77 
  - Kicking to keep this Bush on the radar screen!  mrdmk   Aug-19-11 11:28 AM   #74 
  - I see it as possible  CatholicEdHead   Aug-19-11 11:29 AM   #75 
  - That was such an embarrassment to Florida. But Jeb thinks we are all "Joe Bag of Donuts" anyway.  seafan   Aug-19-11 11:44 AM   #76 
  - I have been saying this from the beginning...  marias23   Aug-19-11 03:13 PM   #78 
  - The only reason Jeb Bush could even hope to run - in ANY year -  kenny blankenship   Aug-19-11 03:18 PM   #79 
  - Obama is getting weaker and weaker -- cripes, even some think Romney would be better!!! Ouch!!!  defendandprotect   Aug-19-11 03:26 PM   #82 
  - I'm thinking people like Sarah Palin and Michelle Bachmann have been nothing but distractions  TK421   Aug-19-11 07:06 PM   #83 
  - I think that the Republican party is letting all the assholes run  Marnie   Aug-20-11 07:53 PM   #84 
 

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