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View Poll Results: Republicans, on a scale of 1 - 10, how painful was your defeat?
1 - painful 4 10.81%
2 - still painful 1 2.70%
3 - more painful 0 0%
4 - most painful 0 0%
5 - even more painful 1 2.70%
6 - too painful 2 5.41%
7 - unbelievably painful 1 2.70%
8 - ridiculously painful 4 10.81%
9 - unbearably painful 1 2.70%
10 - Someone bury me already 23 62.16%
Voters: 37. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 11-10-2012, 04:32 PM
 
Location: Northridge/Porter Ranch, Calif.
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Originally Posted by NewYorkGuy View Post
Actually Bush turned out to be a boon for Democrats. One could argue that if it wasn't for Bush, Barack Obama would not be President today and the Democrats would not have a majority in the Senate. Besides Obama, Bush has been the single most helpful individual to the Democratic party.
Looking at it from the other side, Obama has been a boon for Republicans in some ways. If it wasn't for Obama, Congress would not have gained 50+ seats in Congress in the 2010 election. Which meant the Democrats only had control of Congress for a short 4 years.

 
Old 11-10-2012, 05:06 PM
 
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Again, that is a ignorant statement. It is not a party who loses, when America fails, it is all Americans, don't you know that.

On Thursday just 3 days after Obozo's reelection, two younger men i know, were laid off at their jobs of 10 years. Ten mind you, not kidding, here this is serious. There employer brought up the health care issue, with some other issues, and they had to let some people go, well actually all together, they let 20 people go.

Starting already, and for those of you who did vote him in once again, if you also lose your job, i don't care. You bought into the garbage once again, my investor, says we are going down big time, he is smart, he is swaive, he is intelligent, and he can already see where we are headed.

He has been spot on.

If they talk about Companies hiring, they also better figure in, those employers, and there have been many, who are letting good employees go.

Is your job safe, really think it is easy to find another one. Take a look at our high unemployment and it is growing once again.

It isn't one party who loses, actually it is all of us, because the economy is once again going down, unemployment will remain high, and housing sorry, still has a long long way to go. We lose together as a whole. We win as a whole. Right now we are between a rock and a hard place.
I sincerely hope this is a better 4 years then the last 4 years of hell.
You say exactly the same things over and over in your posts in all threads......the country is going to hell and then you cite anecdotal "evidence." It's always the same. Such a one-dimensional "persona."
 
Old 11-10-2012, 05:08 PM
 
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Originally Posted by Gal from the South View Post
IQ is not necessarily equivalent to education, and the fact that you said "broad appeal" says a lot. Lower IQ people voted as if this were a popularity contest rather than an election to hire a strong leader to advance America's standing in the world, and a competent person who could work with others to find solutions to stop us from going over the fiscal cliff and eventually hitting rock bottom.
Do you have any proof to support your "lower IQ" voters assertion?
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