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  •  Tip Jar (1+ / 0-)
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    eyesoars

    "The nationalist not only does not disapprove of atrocities committed by his own side, but he has a remarkable capacity for not even hearing about them." ~George Orwell

    by MrBillOfRights on Wed Oct 31, 2012 at 04:08:40 PM PDT

  •  You lost me with your first sentence. (6+ / 0-)

    NEVER assume that an Obama victory is for granted, even in a state like California.  Throwing your vote away as a protest is a foolish thing, no matter when, where or how.  Trust me;  I speak from experience here (Nader voter in 2000)

  •  Please don't help give the GOP the (1+ / 0-)
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    brooklyns finest

    satisfaction of winning the popular vote.  There's no telling what shenanigans may ensue, particularly if the electoral vote is close.  2000 should show EVERYONE that there's NOTHING to be gained by voting for a non-viable 3rd party candidate.  Do you see that ANYTHING has been accomplished by those votes for Nader in NH and Florida??????

  •  If the President wins relection but loses the (0+ / 0-)

    popular vote the retrograde republicans will claim he is illegitimate and anything you hope for will be stopped. Unless that is the intention.  It was at least a judge he appointed.
    The LAW  under a corporate (rmoney) appointed SC will render this country uncivilized in only a few years.  Nader was proof this only leads to disaster. Given the direness of this election any vote not for the President is a vote against humans. Troll?

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