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  •  What Republican "left-wing extremist"? (1+ / 0-)
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    Calamity Jean

    There ain't any...

    Float like a manhole cover, sting like a sash weight! Clean Coal Is A Clinker!

    by JeffW on Sun Jan 27, 2013 at 04:06:02 PM PST

    •  by today's standards - Nixon n/t (0+ / 0-)

      Life isn't fair but you should try to leave it fairer than you found it.

      by xrepub on Sun Jan 27, 2013 at 10:15:49 PM PST

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    •  You missed it (2+ / 0-)
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      anon2008, JeffW

      Run the most left-wing, treehugger, humanist, progressive you can find in the Rethug primary (bonus: female, person of color, under 40, GBLTQ).

      Dem voters switch parties en masse to elect the person.

      Due to the fucked-up gerrymandering, the person is elected. Rinse, repeat.

      The sceme will work for representative (and most-if not all state govt peep) elections, but I'm not sure it'll work for President.

      At least with control of the state, gerrymandering can go the way of the DoDo. Maybe.

      “Make it a rule of life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy; you can't build on it; it's only for wallowing in.” — Katherine Mansfield

      by Simolean on Mon Jan 28, 2013 at 04:54:47 AM PST

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