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  •  Hoping to convince delegates to switch... (1+ / 0-)
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    Losty

    ...at the State nominating convention was a strategy of one Ron Paul fan of my acquaintance after the 2008 Texas primary. I very much doubt she's the only Paulista who had that thought then or now.

    (insert clever remark here)

    by Brother Love on Wed Dec 28, 2011 at 09:27:19 AM PST

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    •  And in order to accomplish that, (0+ / 0-)

      Paul supporters first hijacked the Republican county conventions. The Tarrant County (Senate Dist. 10) convention, which should have been a quick rubber stamp for McCain, lasted something like 14 hours, as the McCain delegates had to beat back relentless Paul supporters using every parliamentary trick in the book to gain delegates.

      With every goddess a let down, every idol a bring down, it gets you down / but the search for perfection, your own predilection, goes on and on and on. . .

      by cardinal on Wed Dec 28, 2011 at 10:09:28 AM PST

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