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Old 11-07-2011, 02:09 PM
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Ron Paul Wins Another Straw Poll

But Still No Media Love

In Illinois Saturday, Paul won 52 percent of the vote more than neck-and-neck front-runners Mitt Romney and Herman Cain.


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Old 11-07-2011, 02:13 PM
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But Still No Media Love

In Illinois Saturday, Paul won 52 percent of the vote more than neck-and-neck front-runners Mitt Romney and Herman Cain.
Why does it seem like there is a media black-out on Ron Paul?!
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Why does it seem like there is a media black-out on Ron Paul?!
Because his own party is working against him.
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Because his own party is working against him.
That's got to be comforting... knowing your pals are undermining you...
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Old 11-07-2011, 02:22 PM
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About the biggest exposure that Ron Paul got in the media this weekend was the story that he has no intention of running as a third party if he doesn't get the nomination.
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The Republican Party controls the media! I didn't know that!
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The Republican Party controls the media! I didn't know that!
I think the DNC is afraid of him as well. I remember A LOT of people in 2008 saying they could vote for either Paul or Obama. I even saw a car once with a Ron Paul bumper sticker on one side and an Obama sticker on the other.
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Old 11-08-2011, 07:05 AM
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Lots of Ron Paul stickers around here.
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Breaking News: Nomination "Out of Reach"
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That's why I'm voting for the party that display's it's Johnson.
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Got a giggle from my original post that Mitt and Herman were once even in the polls.
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That's why I'm voting for the party that display's it's Johnson.
I wondered what kind of odd sexual reference you were making at first, but then read the linked article on Ron Paul, and saw mention of Gary Johnson.

I also read the 5 question interview with Johnson. So far, I like what I'm seeing.

I'll definitely be doing some more research on this gent and his history and positions.

I definitely appreciate the fact that this gent gets one little-mentioned aspect of the Iraq war - that by taking out Hussein, we removed Iran's main antagonist and roadblock in the region, and left them free to cause other mischief - ie, the cure may have ended up causing more problems than the disease.
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Gary's got my vote. Voted for the Lib in the last presidential election as well. Real change babee.
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That's why I'm voting for the party that display's it's Johnson.
I think I'll be doing the same this time around.

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