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  •  If you lose the Obama Democrats (4+ / 0-)
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    of which there are bound to be some in every state - and do it by moving left, you do NOT pick up Republicans as a consequence.

    In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice; but in practice, there always is a difference. - Yogi Berra

    by blue aardvark on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 09:07:08 AM PDT

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    •  Yes you do (0+ / 0-)

      Alex Sink is winning Republicans after supporting the Bush tax cuts.

      People panic too much on this site.

      by thematt523 on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 09:11:22 AM PDT

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      •  Is that moving left? (1+ / 0-)
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        In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice; but in practice, there always is a difference. - Yogi Berra

        by blue aardvark on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 09:12:59 AM PDT

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        •  My point is that (0+ / 0-)

          moving away from Obama CAN work, and anyone who denies that is just a purist.

          People panic too much on this site.

          by thematt523 on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 09:15:44 AM PDT

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          •  In Wisconsin, it depends on which direction you (0+ / 0-)

            are running. . .

            "Statistics are people with the tears washed away." Sociologist Ruth Sidel

            by Vicky on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 09:23:59 AM PDT

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          •  But the question (0+ / 0-)

            is does the DIRECTION matter.

            You would be hard pressed to tell Sink is a Democrat.  The first time she ran Democrat never appeared in her advertising that I can remember.

            Jerome Armstrong has argued that there is some evidence in House races that voting against HCR has helped, though he is very much grinding an ideological axe.

            The bitter truth of deep inequality has been disguised by an era of cheap imported goods and the anyone-can-make-it celebrity myth - Polly Toynbee

            by fladem on Tue Sep 21, 2010 at 10:14:59 AM PDT

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