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    Do many of these soft Clinton supporters know that it is just about over?

    The Clintons are corrupt selfish race baiting zero character scumbags. I'd rather be run over by a tractor-trailer than willfully vote for any Clinton again.

    by IhateBush on Sat May 31, 2008 at 10:04:02 PM PDT

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      Scott in NJ

      The Clintons have spent a lot of time on the Island and they have attracted some excitement - I assume that her time there has made them feel relevant in a way they have not felt before - so that would work in her favor.  Other than that, there are news reports which say the same things we get - but that hasn't convinced many people in the mainland that the race is over - just look at HRC supporters today at the RBC meeting.

      All of that having been said - I think her soft support comes from name recognition and the fact that Obama is not well known.  The support is also soft because many people on the Island - as they do not get to vote in November - do not really get as involved in mainland races as they do in Island politics.  I suspect that many of them will not turnout in as high of numbers as the Obama supporters on the Island.

      Non, je ne regrette rien

      by alexnovo on Sat May 31, 2008 at 10:10:13 PM PDT

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