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Hart2008 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-01-11 10:23 AM
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19. You are expecting a Dixiecrat to run in 2012? A wrote a "serious" challenger.
Strom Thurmond is dead now. He was nothing more than a regional candidate in the South in 1948.

Those kinds of bigots all vote Repuke now.
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  -I think this year, more than any other, is the opportunity for an Indy to run and do well. Dawgs  Sep-01-11 09:44 AM   #0 
  - K & R & IBTL  Le Taz Hot   Sep-01-11 09:45 AM   #1 
  - Were the 90s so long ago?  Frances   Sep-01-11 10:44 AM   #24 
  - They should have already gotten their  HappyMe   Sep-01-11 09:49 AM   #2 
  - As long as it is a far right indy, I am all for it. nt  Curmudgeoness   Sep-01-11 09:49 AM   #3 
  - It would shake things up  sharp_stick   Sep-01-11 09:49 AM   #4 
  - As long as he doesn't have big ears & no hair!  William769   Sep-01-11 09:50 AM   #5 
  - I would say the field is ready for plowing if a dark horse emerged (lol). and ibtl.  Tuesday Afternoon   Sep-01-11 09:51 AM   #6 
  - Oh, so you mean a Democrat  obxhead   Sep-01-11 09:54 AM   #7 
  - Acutally, FairTax and FlatTax are Libertarian positions, not Dem platform.  Dawgs   Sep-01-11 10:01 AM   #11 
  - Ron Paul IS crazy.  undeterred   Sep-01-11 09:59 AM   #8 
  - "do well" and yet not win. Just split the Dem side & hand it to the Rethugs. n/t  UTUSN   Sep-01-11 09:59 AM   #9 
  - In your opinion. n/t  Dawgs   Sep-01-11 10:02 AM   #12 
  - Do well in helping to elect the Democrat or Republican candidate. That's the reality now.  elocs   Sep-01-11 10:00 AM   #10 
  - See #12. n/t  Dawgs   Sep-01-11 10:02 AM   #13 
  - The lack of a Dem primary challenge to an unpopular President increases the chances.  Hart2008   Sep-01-11 10:05 AM   #14 
  - You forgot 1948  alcibiades_mystery   Sep-01-11 10:16 AM   #16 
     - You are expecting a Dixiecrat to run in 2012? A wrote a "serious" challenger.  Hart2008   Sep-01-11 10:23 AM   #19 
        - And Henry Wallace, too.  Pab Sungenis   Sep-01-11 10:26 AM   #21 
        - Henry Wallace got 2.4% of the popular vote and no electoral votes.  Hart2008   Sep-01-11 12:20 PM   #29 
        - You so badly forgot 1948 that you forgot the disastrous Progressive campaign  alcibiades_mystery   Sep-01-11 10:42 AM   #23 
           - I forgot nothing. 2.4% of the popular vote with no electoral votes is just an asterisk to history.  Hart2008   Sep-01-11 12:28 PM   #30 
  - Flat Tax IS crazy like Ron Paul.  Overseas   Sep-01-11 10:11 AM   #15 
  - I agree. But most people don't know that. A simple message works on most Americans. n/t  Dawgs   Sep-01-11 10:22 AM   #18 
     - Just don't use those right wing plans like the flat tax. That is NOT a fair tax.  Overseas   Sep-01-11 10:48 AM   #25 
  - I agree  kctim   Sep-01-11 10:17 AM   #17 
  - Thank you. You understand exactly what I'm saying.  Dawgs   Sep-01-11 10:25 AM   #20 
  - I agree totally, and i'm hoping it will happen. nt  NorthCarolina   Sep-01-11 10:29 AM   #22 
  - Donald Trump hasn't ruled it out  loyalsister   Sep-01-11 10:59 AM   #26 
  - maybe Obama could change his affiliation.n/t.  uncle ray   Sep-01-11 11:08 AM   #27 
  - Not this year for prez. Too much vote splitting. Maybe in Congress. nt  valerief   Sep-01-11 11:24 AM   #28 
  - This year? The only elections this year are state and local elections.  MineralMan   Sep-01-11 01:25 PM   #31 
  - Good, lets start with the elected Dems in your state  NNN0LHI   Sep-01-11 01:38 PM   #32 

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