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Jeb-ageddon
Breitbart ^ | March 10, 2013 | John Hayward

Posted on 03/10/2013 11:32:30 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet

After a week of Rand Paul dominating the news, and rocking the Obama Administration back on its heels, what we clearly needed on Sunday was six shows filled with Jeb Bush launching a long-shot four-year quest for the White House by explaining why he disagrees with the book on immigration reform he just published.

The scheduling is probably a tribute to the aggressiveness of Bush's literary publicists and political team, but the net effect is to defuse the momentum from Paul's filibuster, which stood on the verge of crushing Sunday show producers' favorite Republican, John McCain, into the pavement of irrelevancy. This would have been a very bad weekend to juxtapose Rand and his young conservative colleagues wondering why Team Obama is so bizarrely insistent on reserving the option of drone-dusting American citizens on U.S. soil without due processes, juxtaposed with McCain rambling on about wacko birds. Mission accomplished.

As for Jeb, I confess to deeply mixed feelings about his presidential possibilities. I think the conventional wisdom that he can't win because he's named "Bush" is lazy. It might be an obstacle, but his name may also have asset value, particularly among Americans wistful for the Good Old Days before Obama malaise set in. Seriously, if Jeb runs an otherwise superb campaign, and especially if he's running against someone named "Clinton," are we really supposed to assume that a terminal mass of voters will insist on dismissing him out of hand? Either he'll get past his name in the early stages of the primary, or he won't. Classifying this challenge as impossible seems as silly as saying that it would be effortless....

(Excerpt) Read more at breitbart.com ...


TOPICS: Florida; Campaign News; Issues; Parties
KEYWORDS: 2016; bush; drones; filibuster; florida; jebbush; marcorubio; mccain; obama; randpaul; tedcruz
So it begins.
1 posted on 03/10/2013 11:32:30 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Exactly and why should we let those idiots choose our candidates?


2 posted on 03/10/2013 11:35:24 PM PDT by freekitty (Give me back my conservative vote; then find me a real conservative to vote for)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Stay outta da Bushes!


3 posted on 03/10/2013 11:40:40 PM PDT by Paleo Conservative (Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they're not really out to get you.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
I think Jeb belongs firmly in the "McCain Wing" of the republican party.

If those of us in the conservative, tea-party leaning wing of the party plan to "take the party from the inside" as opposed to forming a 3rd party, it needs to start, in earnest, now.

I wish that I could recommend a method for doing so, but that's far outside my area of expertise.

4 posted on 03/10/2013 11:44:51 PM PDT by Washi (PUSH BACK! Encourage your legislators to introduce pro-second amendment legislation.)
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To: freekitty

A whole lot of colludin’ goin’ on here. After what Rand Paul did, not ONE Sunday news show invited him on? To showcase jeb bush?

It’s disgusting.


5 posted on 03/10/2013 11:53:57 PM PDT by MestaMachine (Sometimes the smartest man in the room is standing in the midst of imbeciles.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Worst thing Hayward’s ever written....


6 posted on 03/11/2013 1:03:52 AM PDT by C. Edmund Wright
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

If we let them run Jeb Bush, we are asking for Hillary.

What can I do to stop the GOP from even considering Jeb Bush?

This would be a disaster.


7 posted on 03/11/2013 1:38:52 AM PDT by FreedomStar3028
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To: MestaMachine

agree


8 posted on 03/11/2013 2:11:42 AM PDT by freekitty (Give me back my conservative vote; then find me a real conservative to vote for)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

I wonder if the media will ignore the fact that he’s George Bush’s brother? :sarcasm
I imagine they’ll paint him as the “dumber brother” whether it’s true or not.


9 posted on 03/11/2013 2:16:39 AM PDT by RC one (.From My Cold Dead Hands.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

That is an incredibly embarrassing article.

John Hayward just lost whatever credibility he might have in a few hundred words.


10 posted on 03/11/2013 2:39:26 AM PDT by 9YearLurker
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
...are we really supposed to assume that a terminal mass of voters will insist on dismissing him out of hand?

Yep.

11 posted on 03/11/2013 2:46:49 AM PDT by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: freekitty
Exactly and why should we let those idiots choose our candidates?

Close the primaries, or Democrats will once again choose the weakest GOP candidate, as they did with McCain and Romney...enough of this crap.

12 posted on 03/11/2013 2:48:53 AM PDT by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

As of 3/11/ 5:30 am CDT Jeb Bush has been reported over ABC radio news to encourage the bi-partisan (Vichy colaboration)talks initiated by Obama McCain/Lindsey. The former Florida governor has been reported as stating Obama is being “sincere”.


13 posted on 03/11/2013 4:00:10 AM PDT by mosesdapoet ("It's a sin to tell a lie", in telling others that , got me my nickname .Ex Chi" mechanic"ret)
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To: mosesdapoet

...guess he is the ‘dumber brother’...


14 posted on 03/11/2013 4:07:22 AM PDT by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: FreedomStar3028
If we let them run Jeb Bush, we are asking for Hillary.

Appears that is the plan...

15 posted on 03/11/2013 4:24:42 AM PDT by newfreep (Breitbart sent me...)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

16 posted on 03/11/2013 4:26:31 AM PDT by isthisnickcool (Sharia? No thanks!)
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To: who knows what evil?

How about supporting one good conservative candidate instead of having three or four in the race splitting the conservative vote? It happens every time and when the dust settles we have a moderate/liberal/RINO as the standard bearer. We can’t let that happen next time.


17 posted on 03/11/2013 4:33:31 AM PDT by Russ (Repeal the 17th amendment)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

I left the country for a nice long vacation after the election. Ill be returning shortly and will continue my efforts fighting for conservatives in S. Florida and beyond.
I still send emails and make phone calls from here however. Dont let anything pass my FRiends! The Bush scum need to be flushed....


18 posted on 03/11/2013 4:34:32 AM PDT by rrrod (at home in Medellin Colombia)
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To: isthisnickcool

That says it all.


19 posted on 03/11/2013 4:41:34 AM PDT by freedomfiter2 (Brutal acts of commission and yawning acts of omission both strengthen the hand of the devil.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Further evidence the GOP is doomed and maybe already dead.


20 posted on 03/11/2013 5:21:14 AM PDT by EricT. (The Second Amendment is Tyrant Control.)
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To: who knows what evil?

The democrats will choose the weakest GOP candidate...

Exactly, we need ALL primaries closed. When hannity’s hillary express got rid of the hildebeast, that opened the door for the present loser.

Never understood the logic behind open primaries.


21 posted on 03/11/2013 5:34:03 AM PDT by huldah1776
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
Mission accomplished.

Not!

The Paul filibuster resonated on social media -- Facebook and Twitter.

Typical Facebookers and Twitterers probably have not watched a Sunday morning news talk program ever -- except possibly by accident, if the TV happened to be on when they woke up and stumbled to the bathroom to pee.

Granted, the compliant media only gave lip service with some video of the Paul filibuster, but the Sunday morning talks programs have a consistent viewership and that viewership for the most popular one is around 3 million. Viewership of the others probably includes a good percentage of those same 3 million.

The impact of the mission accomplished on the Sunday morning talk circuit is light, at best.


22 posted on 03/11/2013 5:39:26 AM PDT by TomGuy
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

I overslept and missed Bush on the talkies.

Did he flip or did he flop?

[Of course, I couldn’t have bothered to watch him anyway, even if I hadn’t overslept. I have enough Bush fatigue from the last one to last the remainder of this century.]


23 posted on 03/11/2013 5:42:31 AM PDT by TomGuy
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To: huldah1776
we need ALL primaries closed

And the scheduling needs to be revised.

In the 2012 cycle, I was throwing mud at all the candidates, as the new leaders, one by one, fell into oblivion. Some posters asked me who I was supporting. I responded that it didn't matter. My state primary was held so late in the spring that the race would be decided (as it was in 2008) long beforehand. It was. So any endorsement I would have made would have been irrelevant.

There should be maybe 4 SuperTuesdays. To make it easier on the candidates, Primary 1 would be all states with capitols in the Eastern time zone. Maybe 2-3 weeks later to give candidates time to campaign, Primary 2 in the Central time zone states, etc.

Or some similar configuration.
24 posted on 03/11/2013 5:54:26 AM PDT by TomGuy
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To: C. Edmund Wright

Dr Zero could certainly do better than give Jebbie ANY of his time.


25 posted on 03/11/2013 5:59:17 AM PDT by Jane Long
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
No. Jeb is entirely too much of a RINO.

No more milquetoast, insider selected a&&holes.

26 posted on 03/11/2013 6:08:59 AM PDT by Dead Corpse (I will not comply.)
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27 posted on 03/11/2013 6:10:17 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (Romney would have been worse, if you're a dumb ass.)
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To: Jane Long

What really struck me as ill advised was Hayward’s dismissal of Bush fatigue, etc, as “a lazy” reason not to support him. Actually, unless we secretly lust for a royalty in this country, Bush-clinton fatigue is a DAMNED good reason not to support either of them....


28 posted on 03/11/2013 6:11:58 AM PDT by C. Edmund Wright
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To: C. Edmund Wright

Perhaps he was paid to write this “spin” by CrossroadsGPS?


29 posted on 03/11/2013 6:23:50 AM PDT by Servant of the Cross (the Truth will set you free)
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To: TomGuy

Sounds like a plan!

All I know is, until Iowa and New Hampshire become irrelevant, we’ll keep repeating the same crapola every 4 years.


30 posted on 03/11/2013 6:26:18 AM PDT by Mangia E Statti Zitto
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To: mosesdapoet
Jeb Bush has been reported over ABC radio news to encourage the bi-partisan (Vichy colaboration)talks initiated by Obama McCain/Lindsey. The former Florida governor has been reported as stating Obama is being “sincere”.

It's not so unusual for all the members of one party to endorse their President. ;)

31 posted on 03/11/2013 6:28:07 AM PDT by Mr. Jeeves (CTRL-GALT-DELETE)
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To: Servant of the Cross
Perhaps he was paid to write this “spin” by CrossroadsGPS?


32 posted on 03/11/2013 6:52:38 AM PDT by COBOL2Java (Fighting Obama without Boehner & McConnell is like going deer hunting without your accordion)
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To: SunkenCiv

“No. Jeb is entirely too much of a RINO.”

Jeb isn’t a RINO. He is a Republican...just like Boehnor, McCain, Graham, Rove, the GOP leadership, and all the House members who were to spineless to vote out Boehnor, but all too willing to fund Obamacare.

This is the party...and it’s not in name only.


33 posted on 03/11/2013 6:59:53 AM PDT by vmivol00 (I won't be reconstructed.)
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To: vmivol00
"Jeb isn’t a RINO. He is a Republican...just like Boehnor, McCain, Graham, Rove, the GOP leadership, and all the House members who were to spineless to vote out Boehnor, but all too willing to fund Obamacare.

This is the party...and it’s not in name only."

Precisely. "RINO" is a meaningless term, as far as I'm concerned. "CINO" is more accurate.

34 posted on 03/11/2013 7:16:36 AM PDT by CatherineofAragon (Support Christian white males---the architects of the jewel known as Western Civilization)
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To: Servant of the Cross
Perhaps he was paid to write this “spin” by CrossroadsGPS?

Interesting point:

Hayward: "Karl, you know what I think?

Rove: "Hayward, when I want your opinion, I'll give it to you."

You may be onto something....

35 posted on 03/11/2013 7:27:48 AM PDT by C. Edmund Wright
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To: CatherineofAragon

The sooner we acknowledge the reality of the situation, which is that conservatives have no place in the GOP, the sooner we will figure out a solution.


36 posted on 03/11/2013 7:30:23 AM PDT by vmivol00 (I won't be reconstructed.)
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To: vmivol00

Obamacare is the law until there’s a Republican majority in both houses and the White House. The RINOs are those who didn’t show up in November.


37 posted on 03/11/2013 7:35:15 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (Romney would have been worse, if you're a dumb ass.)
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To: vmivol00

No argument from me


38 posted on 03/11/2013 7:35:17 AM PDT by CatherineofAragon (Support Christian white males---the architects of the jewel known as Western Civilization)
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To: SunkenCiv

“Obamacare is the law until there’s a Republican majority in both houses and the White House. The RINOs are those who didn’t show up in November.”

I don’t want to put words in your mouth, but it sounds like you are supportive of funding Obamacare?? You must be a true Republican. Maybe RINO is in fact a compliment now. Most conservatives don’t want any association with turds like Boehnor.


39 posted on 03/11/2013 9:48:46 AM PDT by vmivol00 (I won't be reconstructed.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Dear Jeb Bush,

Go away.

Sincerely,

Conservatives

PS - Take McCain, Graham, and Boehner with you.


40 posted on 03/11/2013 10:14:45 AM PDT by servo1969
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To: vmivol00

The CINOs and RINOs used Romney as an alibi to not show up, and now do nothing but complain about something that is clearly something they helped cause.


41 posted on 03/11/2013 7:55:04 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (Romney would have been worse, if you're a dumb ass.)
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To: isthisnickcool

NO MORE BUSH PRESIDENTS. He should go do something, anything else!

A friend who went to Florida during Terri Schiavo said the evil in the State INCLUDED Jeb Bush in the killing of Terri.

NO JEB BUSH FOR PRESIDENT!!!


42 posted on 03/12/2013 5:56:23 AM PDT by The Bat Lady (what part of "SHALL NOT BE INFRINGED" do you not understand?)
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To: EricT.
Further evidence the GOP is doomed and maybe already dead.

 
Dead? Nah. It's just Pinin'.....
 
"Ohhhhho say can you seee...."
 
Eyes Wide Shut

"8-1984 - Lawrence King [Homosexual and alleged Pedophile] throws a lavish party in Dallas, Texas, after singing the National Anthem at the Republican National GOP Convention."

http://www.google.com/#hl=en&tbo=d&sclient=psy-ab&q=Lawrence+king+singing+pedophile+franklin&oq=Lawrence+king+singing+pedophile+franklin

 

http://www.franklincase.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=11&Itemid=9


43 posted on 03/15/2013 7:48:21 PM PDT by TArcher ("TO SECURE THESE RIGHTS, governments are instituted among men" -- Does that still work?)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

I would love to see him fall flat on his face. It is like the empire striking back and I just wish the Bush dynasty/empire would just go away.

IT IS NOT ABOUT YOU!


44 posted on 03/18/2013 7:34:08 PM PDT by cradle of freedom (Long live the Republic !)
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