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2012 Republican candidates
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2012 Republican candidates

So, there's been loads of talk, arguments, n' shit over the Republican field vying for the nomination in 2012. ITT: We discuss them.

My views:

Mitt Romney: Slicker than butter without being sleazy, Mitt certainly knows what he's doing, is pretty sane and doesn't seem anywhere near as radical as some. Still, since he's been in bed with WWASP for some time, I'd hate to see him on the ticket.

Rick Parry: Basically W Bush v2.0. A somewhat aggressive career politician but he doesn't seem like all that good of one. Not much to say here. Seems to resonate well with the sort of crowd that liked W and his views, for obvious reasons.

Ron Paul: I don't agree with him on a lot of stuff, namely completely eliminating taxes and much of the federal government, but he seems to have a pretty good head on his shoulders and I definitely stand with him on reducing our bloated defense budget to actual defense instead of micromanaging every country under the sun. I kinda wish he'd win just to see how everyone would react, lol.

Rick Santorum: Doesn't seem to know a whole lot about government at the federal level. Anti-gay like his life depends on it. I'm ashamed to share the same state as him.

Newt Gingrich: He seems kinda stuck in the '90s. Good if you're trying to relive your childhood, bad if you're trying to get on the presidential ballot. Also doesn't seem nearly as radical as, well, the radical ones in the field. Not a whole lot to say here.

Herman Cain: A business man, not a politician. Good in that he's not a complete and utter professional liar, bad in that he doesn't understand how complicated shit can get. You can't just say 9-9-9, turn the taxes to that overnight and have everything be wonderful. Cain also doesn't really seem to understand foreign policy an' that sorta stuff. Also, you can't go titty fiddling to random women and expect to get away with it. LOLDONE

Jon Huntsman: Sane, moderate-ish, and relatively reasonable. Seems to have a pretty good understanding of stuff. Has no chance of getting the nomination, though.

Michele Bachmann: Fucking insane religious nutjob. 'Nuff said.

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(11-27-2011 10:52 AM)Efs Wrote:  Our Army is more professional than Amerika. Smile
Except ours isn't allowed to have guns
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(This post was last modified: 12-08-2011 04:47 AM by The Desert Fox.)
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2012 Republican candidates - The Desert Fox - 10-19-2011 10:53 AM
RE: 2012 Republican candidates - Liquid - 10-20-2011, 08:37 AM
RE: 2012 Republican candidates - jnkbortka - 10-29-2011, 08:09 AM
RE: 2012 Republican candidates - Absnt - 10-29-2011, 09:43 AM
RE: 2012 Republican candidates - Sunbourn - 12-01-2011, 09:39 PM
RE: 2012 Republican candidates - Sunbourn - 12-02-2011, 07:53 AM
RE: 2012 Republican candidates - aaaaaaasd - 12-05-2011, 02:05 AM
RE: 2012 Republican candidates - jnkbortka - 12-05-2011, 07:37 AM
RE: 2012 Republican candidates - Stadium - 12-07-2011, 09:27 AM

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