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Posted on 04/11/2012 8:04:00 PM PDT by Jim Robinson

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To: Gay State Conservative

101 posted on 04/11/2012 8:44:18 PM PDT by Manic_Episode (Politics is fake. I think it's owned by Vince Mcmahon)
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To: Jim Robinson

“Karl Rove and Mitt Romney, et al, loathe conservatism and loathe the tea party and took it upon themselves to use their money and connections to destroy nearly every one of our conservative tea party candidates while pushing their big government RINOS. That makes them the enemy. I will not reward that betrayal by giving them my support or my vote.”

Maybe some of the “Republican” libtards we’ve been talking to may wake up. I am not hopefull.


102 posted on 04/11/2012 8:44:18 PM PDT by Carthego delenda est
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To: doc1019
The only difference between Obama and Romney is their ethnic heritage

that is total nonsense and you know it....while our candidate is FAR from perfect, he is a hell of a lot better that Obama...and you know it.

103 posted on 04/11/2012 8:44:52 PM PDT by terycarl (lurking, but well informed)
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To: Jim Robinson

Ummm...cool

How about no Obama?

Civil wars can be very useful but eventually going after the smaller demons pales in comparison to aiming your fire at Satan himself.


104 posted on 04/11/2012 8:45:44 PM PDT by Scott from the Left Coast
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To: Politicalmom

It’s pathetic that these cowards find the ...ahem...courage to stand up to JR and rail him in his house, yet cannot find the courage to stand up for that which they CLAIM to believe.

Cowards. Every last one of them.


105 posted on 04/11/2012 8:45:44 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: Jim Robinson; FReepers


Resistance to Tyranny is Obedience to God.

IN GOD WE TRUST


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106 posted on 04/11/2012 8:45:56 PM PDT by onyx (SUPPORT FREE REPUBLIC, DONATE MONTHLY. If you want on Sarah Palin's Ping List, let me know.)
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To: Born to Conserve
I want conservative congressmen and candidates to quit the R and D parties and join this third, conservative party. I want it now.

You'll get it after I get a pony that poops $1000 bills. I want it now!

107 posted on 04/11/2012 8:46:06 PM PDT by submarinerswife (Insanity is doing the same thing over and over, while expecting different results~Einstein)
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To: JediJones

That would really be something to see. I’m afraid it just won’t happen though. Many of the states that are left are romney strongholds.


108 posted on 04/11/2012 8:46:11 PM PDT by mamelukesabre
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To: Gay State Conservative

There IS a difference between voting for a local RINO in a very blue region and backing a RINO as the national leader of the party with power over all 50 states. Let’s also keep in mind that Snowe and her ilk voted in Supreme Court justice Kagan. If the 5 or so RINOs who voted for her had switched against her, she could have been filibustered. Which also helps show you that if we back conservatives in Congress, we could help put the brakes on the Obama agenda. Yet if Romney appointed the same justice Obama did, a bunch of Republicans will go along with it “to take one for the team.”


109 posted on 04/11/2012 8:47:03 PM PDT by JediJones (From the makers of Romney, Bloomberg/Schwarzenegger 2016. Because the GOP can never go too far left.)
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To: Engraved-on-His-hands

Okay, I would love to have a good conservative candidate to vote for. What is the plan that accomplishes that? In my state’s primary I voted for Santorum, unfortunately he lost by 4 percentage points.

How do we get someone conservative on the ballot? I am seriously all ears here.


110 posted on 04/11/2012 8:47:36 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: mamelukesabre; JediJones
That would really be something to see. I’m afraid it just won’t happen though. Many of the states that are left are romney strongholds.

like which ones?
111 posted on 04/11/2012 8:47:54 PM PDT by SoConPubbie
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To: submarinerswife

Here is where I am.

Romney = 85 chance he will e a disaster.

Obama = 100 chance he will advance communism and collapse.

I am voting based on that 15 percent and nothing more or less.


112 posted on 04/11/2012 8:48:06 PM PDT by GlockThe Vote (The Obama Adminstration: 2nd wave of attacks on America after 9/11)
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To: Jim Robinson
JimRob, I have been an admirer of yours for more than 13 years (under a different screen name)but in this case, I must say that the defeat and imprisonment of BHO is of the first priority.

I thoroughly dislike Rombomney, and will work against him until such time as he becomes the nominee of the Republican establishment. Then, only as a last resort, I will verrrrrry reluctantly vote R in every race in every office. The key to saving our country is removing the thugocracy now in power. With Rombomney in the WH, at least we will have a bit of respit from it, and if we can replace several more Demo-commies (and more than a few lib/wishy-washy R's) down ballot, it is possible that Willard can be dragged kicking and screaming to the right.

If not, my own 50 years of being a registered Republican, and my membership as a R Committee member are over, and I will support an appropriate Conservative political party and candidates, wherever they come from.

The representative republic of the United States cannot last under another four years of Obama, and your total rejection of an alternative, however foul smelling will help our 223 years of Constitutionally mandated protections of our individual God given rights be wantonly destroyed.

God help us, it seems we Freepers can't help ourselves!

113 posted on 04/11/2012 8:48:20 PM PDT by fantail 1952 (Common sense policy: Help your friends. Whip your enemies. Sort out the rest later.)
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To: whiterhino; Fledermaus; Jim Robinson

“I agree with what you say, but if you don’t vote for whoever runs against Obama, who benefits? Obama or the other guy? And if Obama benefits, then you have supported Obama with your non-vote.

Do you wish to support Obama more than anyone from the GOP?”

Here you go...first one of the thread.

According to whiterhino ( a fitting name)... Anyone who doesn’t support the baby killing, global warming pushing, socialist POS Romney, is automatically an Obama supporter. I’m sick of seeing posters with principles being attacked as being proZero by the Romneybot whores.

Jim, someone needs to help the more aggressive Romneywhores find the door.


114 posted on 04/11/2012 8:48:38 PM PDT by vmivol00 (I won't be reconstructed.)
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To: Jim Robinson

Here Here!! Thank You Jim for all you do.


115 posted on 04/11/2012 8:48:49 PM PDT by makomako
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To: terycarl

No I don’t know it ... I stick by my original statement. I WILL NOT VOTE FOR ROMNEY. He is nothing but a white version of Obama.


116 posted on 04/11/2012 8:49:04 PM PDT by doc1019 (Romney will never get my vote!)
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To: Jim Robinson

No DOLE, No MCCAIN, NO ROMNEY!!!!!!.....


117 posted on 04/11/2012 8:49:09 PM PDT by freespirit2012
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To: Gay State Conservative

“If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, go home from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains set lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that ye were our countrymen.”


118 posted on 04/11/2012 8:49:14 PM PDT by mo (If you understand, no explanation is needed. If you don't understand, no explanation is possible.)
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To: kreitzer
"My primary vote for Newt Gingrich will be my last vote as a Republican."

Don't forget . . . there may be down ticket votes you might like to lodge.

119 posted on 04/11/2012 8:49:19 PM PDT by YHAOS (you betcha!)
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To: terycarl

Tag is “lurking, but well informed”

Surely you jest...


120 posted on 04/11/2012 8:49:30 PM PDT by montanajoe
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To: Jim Robinson
Just speculatin', mind you, but if everyone who SAYS or SAID they would write in Palin if romney won stole the nomination, she would actually win.

Practically everyone I know has repeated this over and over, so WHY can't we make it happen? We have the time. If we organize now....there is no telling what miracles might happen. We the People are not defeated yet. The question is, will we fight? Or will we throw up our hands in exasperation and frustration without even trying?

121 posted on 04/11/2012 8:49:37 PM PDT by MestaMachine (obama kills)
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To: contrarian
I removed my name from the republican roll after voting republican since 1968 last year.

I am surprised that you lasted that long. Most jumped ship after McCain was anointed the Republican candidate in '08.

122 posted on 04/11/2012 8:50:59 PM PDT by submarinerswife (Insanity is doing the same thing over and over, while expecting different results~Einstein)
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To: terycarl

To Romney/Obama? There isen’t one.

the track is out at the canyon bridge. There is no time to stop the train traveling at 100 MPH, Obama is running the train at 100 MPH. Romney wants to run it at 70 MPH.

The end result is the train ends up in the canyon and our country is dead. With these to it’s just how fast we get to the canyon.


123 posted on 04/11/2012 8:51:10 PM PDT by cableguymn (Good thing I am a conservative. Otherwise I would have to support Mittens like Republicans do.)
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To: Jim Robinson
"Up yours Karl Rove!!"

"Rove, You magnificent Yellow RINO Bastard!!!"

124 posted on 04/11/2012 8:51:10 PM PDT by Mad Dawgg (If you're going to deny my 1st Amendment rights then I must proceed to the 2nd one...)
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To: Secret Agent Man

“Okay, I would love to have a good conservative candidate to vote for. What is the plan that accomplishes that? In my state’s primary I voted for Santorum, unfortunately he lost by 4 percentage points.

How do we get someone conservative on the ballot? I am seriously all ears here.”

####

My question as well.

What plan of action, SPECIFICALLY are we talking about at this point?

We all KNEW the Primary was critical and yet here we ae again with another McCain/Dole.

I’m fine with not voting for Romney, but who do we vote for?


125 posted on 04/11/2012 8:51:53 PM PDT by EyeGuy (2012: When the Levee Breaks)
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To: mo
“If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, go home from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains set lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that ye were our countrymen.”

I love that quote, who is it from?
126 posted on 04/11/2012 8:51:53 PM PDT by SoConPubbie
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To: Jim Robinson

I’m not waving the white flag at all. I haven’t given up yet. You say the battle has not even yet begun. I agree. I too hope someone else can win the GOP nomination other than Romney. But what will you do if Romney ends up being the nominee, and it’s him or four more years of Obama?


127 posted on 04/11/2012 8:51:56 PM PDT by navydad
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To: submarinerswife

You will get not one democrat quitting their party because there are no conservative democrats left at the federal level. There are only moderates or worse. You don’t want them coming over to the new party diluting it with moderate views.


128 posted on 04/11/2012 8:52:04 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: vmivol00; whiterhino

whiteRhINO... is that you Mittens?


129 posted on 04/11/2012 8:52:14 PM PDT by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Pursue Happiness)
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To: terycarl; Jim Robinson
"and, at this time, the alternative is.......?"

None of the above.

130 posted on 04/11/2012 8:52:48 PM PDT by YHAOS (you betcha!)
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To: Jim Robinson

Clear enough Jim. God bless you for remaining TRUE to your convictions!

I am seeing some of the “Christian” websites begin to kiss up to Romney like onenewsnow.com. For example, in thier front page column titled “Santorum - Romney’s ‘bridge’?” -

They have this professor from Regent University by the name of Dr. Charles Dunn saying:

“Mitt Romney’s Achilles heel is with the evangelical vote,” states Dunn. “Santorum has it; Romney doesn’t. To unify the Republican Party, the first thing [Romney] must do ... is get the evangelical vote. The bridge to the evangelical vote is Rick Santorum.”

These people act as though the convictions of a Christian is something that can be brokered by them. I didn’t support Santorum for Vice President, a cabinet position or a prime slot at the convention.

As I commented there, Rick lost the Senate partly because he angered conservatives by backing Specter over Pat Toomey. I have been a Santorum supporter throughout this race but if he backs Romney over Newt - I will never support him again.

As I wrote this afternoon - it would be SO EASY to give in once again - like I did several years ago when sitting with a room full of Christian Republicans here in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida who argued AGAINST ME that “Foley might be a homosexual, but he’s OUR homosexual.”

I’m not making this up. Christian Republicans fought me just as some do now regarding Romney - contending that “Foley’s seat is too valuable to risk” - despite knowing that he was pro-abortion and his deviant behavior was known to many throughout the Republican circles of PB County.

My argument was that we as Christians have an OBLIGATION to stand for potential Republican replacements to Foley. What kind of faith do we have if we think our God is too small and too powerless for us NOT to compromise by turning against the commands in His word?

The result of the ongoing Foley compromise -as we know- is that WE WERE HANDED OVER TO OUR ENEMIES AND WE LOST OUR MAJORITIES IN THE HOUSE SENATE AND THE WHITEHOUSE.

This primary is an opportunity to get it right and learn from our mistakes. We do not have to nominate an unacceptable candidate. If conservatives can fight in this “4th quarter”, a brokered convention could bring about an acceptable candidate to ALL sides of the GOP. I will not comply with those people again.

The nomination of Willard Mitt Romney is political suicide and is every bit as wrong as supporting Foley was. If Romney is afforded the prize of his insatiable lust for the sake of legacy, we will be as successful as the builders of Babel.

Sincerely,

Publius321


131 posted on 04/11/2012 8:53:20 PM PDT by publius321
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To: Artcore
Just my 2 cents.

My 2 cents is that we've gotten to this point because we have telegraphed to the establishment Republicans that we will vote for whoever they put up. They laugh at us and put up someone more liberal each election cycle. And they will next time, too, unless we put the brakes on this handbasket.

If we continue as we are doing, our nominee of our own party will be so liberal that he will make Obama look like Reagan.
132 posted on 04/11/2012 8:53:36 PM PDT by Engraved-on-His-hands (Mitt Romney is a handbasket driver. I refuse to ride.)
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To: JediJones

The opposition does realize this. In fact, scum-of-the- earth David Letterman was just attacking Newt Gingrich with gusto on his show seconds ago.

They don’t want republican primary voters to mess up their plan of having a liberal in the White House no matter what happens with Obama.


133 posted on 04/11/2012 8:53:45 PM PDT by ngat
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To: terycarl

When the US continues down the drain because of Obama or Romney, I will have the satisfaction of knowing I didn’t vote for either.


134 posted on 04/11/2012 8:54:17 PM PDT by doc1019 (Romney will never get my vote!)
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To: mamelukesabre

It looks pretty evenly split to me. And remember even in a lot of “Romney strongholds,” he did not get 50% of the vote. It’s not like he’s far and away the frontrunner. It’s not out of the realm of possibility at all for his popularity to dip enough to have him perform worse enough to only collect about 45% of the delegates and not hit 1,144.

There is also the fact that Florida and Arizona can be challenged at the convention so Romney could lose delegates there. Plus the count Santorum put out a few weeks ago showed the behind-the-scenes maneuvering seemed to be getting the conservatives more delegates than the media vote-counting showed.

http://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2012/president/republican_delegate_count.html


135 posted on 04/11/2012 8:54:29 PM PDT by JediJones (From the makers of Romney, Bloomberg/Schwarzenegger 2016. Because the GOP can never go too far left.)
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To: Jim Robinson

I hear you and would like to be with you...but talk isn’t enough anymore.

If we are going to make a difference and have any meaningful influence, we will need to unite to carry our messages outside of FR...to media sources like local newspapers, sites like FB, Twitter and beyond.
And that will take organization, pooling of talents and a very real action plan.


136 posted on 04/11/2012 8:54:50 PM PDT by Mountain Mary ("This is OUR country and WE will decide"... Mark Levin)
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To: Jim Robinson

At your side, Jim!


137 posted on 04/11/2012 8:56:04 PM PDT by arderkrag ("WAAHH WAAAHHH SCOTUS" is no excuse to vote for Romney. LOOKING FOR ROLEPLAYERS. Check Profile.)
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To: Jim Robinson

Jim I think it is time to talk.

There are some things we need to do to prepare.

We have been given an illusion of freedom by the elites. Vote to this person because—When they have picked the candidate and not us.

It’s close and we will need leadership and loyalty.

The time has arrived that FReepers will HAVE to stand together.

God bless us all in the times to come. This nation WILL survive.

We will make sure of it.


138 posted on 04/11/2012 8:56:51 PM PDT by Steve Newton (And the Wolves will learn what we have shown before-We love our sheep we dogs of war. Vaughn)
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To: terycarl

“sure you will....you’ll vote for Obama...you either vote against him or for him, make up your mind, but if you don’t vote against him, guess what, one more pathetic vote for him.”

What do you not understand about principles and integrity? A vote for the 3rd party is a vote for the 3rd party. Someone with principles and integrity actually votes for something and values their vote. They don’t waste their vote on opportunistic lying whores...even if they have an R behind their name.

I would continue, but I fairly certain a discussion on principles and integrity is to difficult for a Romneywhore to comprehend.


139 posted on 04/11/2012 8:56:57 PM PDT by vmivol00 (I won't be reconstructed.)
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To: terycarl

Well said!

It makes me sick that Romney will be our nominee, but I will not sit this election out and help Obama win a second term that will, without a doubt, destroy our country. This is not a straw-man argument, it is reality!

Those of us who have decided to vote for Romney are not “cavers”, “Romeybots” etc. We are simply dealing the hand that has been dealt. I’ll say again, whatever Romney is, at least he doesn’t hate the country seeking it’s destruction. I’m not pro-Romney, I’m simply making a very difficult decision to try and save this country.


140 posted on 04/11/2012 8:56:57 PM PDT by Artcore
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To: navydad

You didn’t get it last night so I’ll try again. You vote for the person you believe in and let the cards fall where they may. Period.

Or you take the cowards way. abandon everything you CLAIM you believe in and prove you are in fact a RINO yourself.

The FF didn’t share your moral dilemma in the face of certain D E A T H and founded a country. We only have to vote for a person we believe in as a conservative. Follow their example.

But the cowards can’t even muster the courage to do that.


141 posted on 04/11/2012 8:56:59 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: SoConPubbie

Samuel Adams


142 posted on 04/11/2012 8:57:45 PM PDT by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: Jim Robinson

“Rove and his pals didn’t lift a finger to support any of our tea party candidates in 2010 in fact went way out of their way to torpedo many of them. FOX news, too.”

Up yours Karl Rove!! Up yours GOP-e!!

FUMR!!”

exactly...


143 posted on 04/11/2012 8:58:03 PM PDT by Carthego delenda est
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To: SoConPubbie

The ones where the mormons live

utah
idaho
nevada
arizona
california
oregon
montana
new mexico

and the ones in the north east where the rinos live

new york
pennsylvania
connecticut
rhode island
delaware
new jersey


144 posted on 04/11/2012 8:58:34 PM PDT by mamelukesabre
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To: submarinerswife

I am surprised I lasted that long also.. I voted for Sarah but not that senile old flatulant running mate of hers. I have stopped worrying about this mess. God is going to let happen what HE wants to happen, face it..... WE REALLY DESERVE WHAT IS HAPPENING. I am just about to the point of hoping for a world busting asteroid so that we can go out with a little dignity... I AM going to write in Sarah on election (execution day ) unless a real conservative shows up..


145 posted on 04/11/2012 8:59:06 PM PDT by contrarian (If you gain the world but lose your soul, what have you gained ?)
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To: SoConPubbie

I’ll give you a hint, the same guy that said ‘give me liberty, or give me death’.


146 posted on 04/11/2012 8:59:13 PM PDT by 11Bush
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To: SoConPubbie

Samuel Adams


147 posted on 04/11/2012 8:59:20 PM PDT by mo (If you understand, no explanation is needed. If you don't understand, no explanation is possible.)
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To: Jim Robinson

That was very clear. I admire any person with firm convictions.


148 posted on 04/11/2012 8:59:27 PM PDT by entropy12 (I absolutely believe in American exceptional-ism, the Constitution and justice for all.)
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To: gopno1

Yep, loud and clear. I don’t think it matters though. Romney will lose for the same reasons that McCain lost. I suspect I am like a lot of Americans, unwilling to participate in a sham. When the Republicans offer me a choice I will get off of the couch. All of my energy will now be focused on the Republican Primary here in Indiana where a true patriot is challenging a RINO in the 8th District. If anyone wants to help google Kristi Risk and send some money to her campaign. Focus energy where it actually does some good. Risk’s FB...
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Kristi-Risk/115646031804092


149 posted on 04/11/2012 8:59:56 PM PDT by HMS Surprise (Chris Christie can still go to hell.)
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To: GlockThe Vote

What if it was Hitler running, saying he’d exterminate 100% of the Jews, but “Mittler” running saying he’d be more selective and only exterminate 85% of them? Isn’t there a point where your conscience dictates you lodge a protest vote and don’t help EITHER of these guys get any power? If one party loses enough, eventually they would change their positions to what the voters want if only for their own survival.


150 posted on 04/11/2012 9:00:03 PM PDT by JediJones (From the makers of Romney, Bloomberg/Schwarzenegger 2016. Because the GOP can never go too far left.)
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