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Democrats Having Second Thoughts About Convention In NC(It is all falling apart for the Democrats!)
National Journal ^ | May 10, 2012 | George E. Condon Jr.

Posted on 05/10/2012 12:22:21 PM PDT by AmonAmarth

Democrats who already were queasy about the site of their national convention could be excused after Tuesday's election in North Carolina if they asked, "Tell me again just why we're going to Charlotte this year?" In fact, many Democrats privately are asking exactly that after the state's voters overwhelmingly approved a measure outlawing not just same-sex marriage -- which already was illegal in North Carolina -- but also any form of civil unions. Almost immediately after the vote, more than 20,000 people signed a "move the convention" petition being pushed by a New York group called Gay Marriage USA. And Twitter accounts lit up with hundreds of angry tweets demanding the party pull out of Charlotte.


TOPICS: Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: corruption; democratcorruption; democrats; dnc
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To: AmonAmarth

LOL the Commie left is defeated. They are giving up on NC, they lose NC, they lose the election. It won’t matter how many dead people and illegals they get to vote for them, they KNOW they are going down in November!


21 posted on 05/10/2012 12:33:32 PM PDT by Sarah Barracuda
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To: NEMDF

You know, they would probably do that.
Rahm rules Chicago.
Isn’t the gov of NC a big lib dim?
Bet she will be really feeling the love if her party pulls out of her state and leaves them high and dry.
And you know they have already budgeted in all the tax revenue they would take in from the Convention.

Bet there is a lot of begging going on about now.


22 posted on 05/10/2012 12:34:33 PM PDT by Texas resident (November 6 - Vote Against obama)
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To: dfwgator
Only if they bring back Mayor Daley....at least he did some good back then.

However this time the Secret Service will be protecting the commie punk from the Chicago police.

23 posted on 05/10/2012 12:36:23 PM PDT by KarlInOhio (You only have three billion heartbeats in a lifetime.How many does the government claim as its own?)
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To: AmonAmarth

Maybe Hollyweird would be a good place. Then the President could go practice gay marriage with his constituents.


24 posted on 05/10/2012 12:36:31 PM PDT by eyedigress ((zOld storm chaser from the west)/?)
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To: FlipWilson

I’m thinking San Francisco would be a good place for them to have it.


25 posted on 05/10/2012 12:36:35 PM PDT by cuban leaf (Were doomed! Details at eleven.)
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To: All

some clown of a mayor like Emmanuel or Bloomers will force the local convention center to cancel their current obligation and give the DNC a discount..


26 posted on 05/10/2012 12:37:08 PM PDT by newnhdad (Where will you be during the Election Riots of 2012/2013?)
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To: AmonAmarth

They can hold it at a rest-stop mens room at this point.


27 posted on 05/10/2012 12:38:34 PM PDT by VanDeKoik (If case you are wondering, I'm STILL supporting Newt.)
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To: US Navy Vet

I dunno if you’ve ever been to P-town, but it’s really small. We used to spend a couple of weeks every summer in my mother’s aunt’s place in Truro, next down to the south. There isn’t much in Truro except beachs and shacks, so we’d go to Truro for tourist stuff.

I’ve been to P-town lots of times and it was pleasant, the fags were colorful, but not militant or unpleasant. It used to be about 50/50 fags and summer tourists. (Fags is what they called themselves, btw.)


28 posted on 05/10/2012 12:38:55 PM PDT by Lonesome in Massachussets (Rush: If Ward Churchill had a daughter, she’d look like Elizabeth Warren.)
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To: AmonAmarth
Hehehe.. Democrats are starting to implode

Agree. The party seems to be in complete disarray. It's going to be another 20 years before they decide anything again.

29 posted on 05/10/2012 12:39:29 PM PDT by ILS21R (John Locke: When the social contract is broken, the people must revolt.)
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To: Keith in Iowa

Hey now, keep these scum out of Des Moines. WE don’t want them.


30 posted on 05/10/2012 12:40:34 PM PDT by Jack Burton007 (This is Jack Burton in the Pork Chop Express, and I'm talkin' to whoever's listenin' out there.)
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To: AmonAmarth
Maybe they should consider San Francisco where they can feel the love and Nancy Pelosi can welcome them to a like minded district.
31 posted on 05/10/2012 12:41:36 PM PDT by Truth29
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To: NEMDF

You’re right. It’s not like they really need much. Just a stage, some Greek columns and a teleprompter. Voila, convention site!


32 posted on 05/10/2012 12:43:45 PM PDT by Waryone
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To: hinckley buzzard

I’ve spent lots of time in the Carolinas, and people there are not much different than in Massachusetts or anywhere else. For the most part, homosexuals who behave civilly will be welcomed in the Carolinas or almost anyplace outside of the Caliphate. Heterosexuals who act like jackasses will not be welcomed anywhere.


33 posted on 05/10/2012 12:43:54 PM PDT by Lonesome in Massachussets (Rush: If Ward Churchill had a daughter, she’d look like Elizabeth Warren.)
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To: AmonAmarth

I hear HAVANNA has enough convention space available that week.


34 posted on 05/10/2012 12:45:04 PM PDT by tcrlaf (Election 2012: THE RAPTURE OF THE DEMOCRATS)
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To: Lonesome in Massachussets

I suggest the Greek island of Lesbos. Appropriate on two counts.


35 posted on 05/10/2012 12:45:44 PM PDT by SampleMan (Feral Humans are the refuse of socialism.)
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To: tcrlaf

Cuber ain’t exactly paradise for gays.


36 posted on 05/10/2012 12:46:24 PM PDT by dfwgator (Don't wake up in a roadside ditch. Get rid of Romney.)
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To: RightOnline

As a SC Upstate resident, I also agree these slimy creatures should go where they feel comfortable. How about Detroit, or
Chicago?


37 posted on 05/10/2012 12:46:39 PM PDT by bytesmith
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To: AmonAmarth
1)Move Dem convention to San Francisco.

2)Disconnect Bay Area from mainland United States and set it floating out to sea.

Wave bye-bye.

38 posted on 05/10/2012 12:46:54 PM PDT by Zionist Conspirator (Ki-hagoy vehamamlakhah 'asher lo'-ya`avdukh yove'du; vehagoyim charov yecheravu!)
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To: SampleMan

Who are you suggesting is a votary of Sappho?


39 posted on 05/10/2012 12:48:23 PM PDT by Lonesome in Massachussets (Rush: If Ward Churchill had a daughter, she’d look like Elizabeth Warren.)
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To: AmonAmarth
I sure hope they decide to relocate it. Not just because of the huge expense that will be incurred by the DNC, the planning committee and virtually every media outlet, but also because of the message it sends to the voters. ‘You will do things our way, or we will punish you.’

This isn't a ‘we agree to disagree’ type response. It is a ‘our way or the highway’ type moment and will be a dramatic reminder that liberals are the party that blocks compromise - they do not consider a compromise to be anything other than full capitulation to their way of thinking.

Hundreds of hours of free coverage of the convention by local media will be out the window if they up and move away from this battleground state. And where are they going? To a state that didn't vote to amend their constitutions to keep politicians from re-defining the word marriage? Like... California? Oh, right, this left coast bastion did the same thing.

Well, those Nancy Pelosi hicks can cross themselves off of the tolerance list of acceptable places to hold a convention. Surely there's some place in the nation where the people have voted for the word marriage to be changed to mean something else...right?

Pack up the bags, DNC, move the convention, and dig yourselves a hole.

40 posted on 05/10/2012 12:49:15 PM PDT by kingu (Everything starts with slashing the size and scope of the federal government.)
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