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Burma Jones Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-15-07 01:28 PM
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5. Sure they existed
Edited on Thu Mar-15-07 01:32 PM by new_beawr
Mostly Blue Collar folks that benefited from FDR, Unions and the Democratic Party. Broke away starting with Civil Rights and the nomination of McGovern. Not just southern by any means, think of NY guys in hard hats stereotypes. The Reagan Democrat may have eventually disagreed with the war in Viet Nam, but he/she despised the college students that protested the war. These folks are still a very powerful voting bloc and are why the Kerry, Billionaire Husband on a Jet Ski image was so potent and the Dukakis in a Tank too....
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