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Why are elephants the Republican icon? (VANITY)
http://www.youtube.com ^ | 03/31/2008 | papasmurf

Posted on 03/31/2008 3:06:51 PM PDT by papasmurf

Why are elephants used as the symbol of the Republican Party? Watch this and see...

Discover the answer


TOPICS: Arts/Photography; Humor; Pets/Animals; Weird Stuff
KEYWORDS: democrat; elephant; gop; mascot; obama; republican
...and now you know why we're the elephant, and the DUmmies are the donkey! :O)
1 posted on 03/31/2008 3:06:51 PM PDT by papasmurf
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To: papasmurf

‘cause we let our trainers hold our ear and direct what we do?


2 posted on 03/31/2008 3:08:31 PM PDT by kingu (Party for rent - conservative opinions not required.)
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To: papasmurf

Check out Thomas Nast for the real story.


3 posted on 03/31/2008 3:12:36 PM PDT by nmh (Intelligent people recognize Intelligent Design (God).)
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4 posted on 03/31/2008 3:12:38 PM PDT by kingattax (99 % of liberals give the rest a bad name)
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Because the jackass was already taken.


5 posted on 03/31/2008 3:13:49 PM PDT by Old Sarge (CTHULHU '08 - I won't settle for a lesser evil any longer!)
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To: papasmurf

Thomas Nast is a strange looking guy.

Here’s a website that shows pictures of him and about the elephant and donkey political icons.

http://www.sonofthesouth.net/Thomas_Nast.htm


6 posted on 03/31/2008 3:16:09 PM PDT by nmh (Intelligent people recognize Intelligent Design (God).)
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Thanks for sharing the link. God has really made great creatures of all kinds!


7 posted on 03/31/2008 3:20:05 PM PDT by Secret Agent Man (I'd like to tell you, but then I'd have to kill you.)
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To: papasmurf

elephants never forget... plus, we’re smarter ;-)


8 posted on 03/31/2008 3:38:27 PM PDT by Trajan88 (www.bullittclub.com)
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