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View Poll Results: Who is the right choice for New Mexico in 2010!
Susana Martinez - Republican 64 62.14%
Diane D. Denish - Democrat 39 37.86%
Voters: 103. You may not vote on this poll

 
 
Old 11-05-2010, 09:48 PM
 
Location: Trans-Pecos Texas
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Channel 4 tonight had a piece about the husband of Governor-elect Martinez. He seems like a good guy. That's another thing that's gonna be kinda cool and even a little weird, is to have the spouse of the governor not be a woman. They made mention of what he might be called. I offer my vote for simply the "First Husband".
Or....."The First Gentleman."
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Old 11-05-2010, 10:20 PM
 
Location: New Mexico U.S.A.
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"First Gentleman" is normally the proper term for that postion.
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Old 11-05-2010, 10:46 PM
 
Location: Albuquerque, NM - Summerlin, NV
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Channel 4 tonight had a piece about the husband of Governor-elect Martinez. He seems like a good guy. That's another thing that's gonna be kinda cool and even a little weird, is to have the spouse of the governor not be a woman. They made mention of what he might be called. I offer my vote for simply the "First Husband".
He is a sportsman! and a active guy, lose and energetic... thank god him over Herb Denish.. that old fool would have taken up space in the mansion... with all the lobby contracts he has. $$$$
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Old 11-05-2010, 11:22 PM
 
Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Or....."The First Gentleman."
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"First Gentleman" is normally the proper term for that postion.
Yes, but "First Gentleman" is a bit awkward to say. I don't see it catching on. I doubt many people will use it in everyday conversation. I think "First Husband" just rolls off the tongue. Of course, "First Husband" does have the potential to sound like it has connotations about divorce. Still, I like it better.
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Old 11-06-2010, 09:34 AM
 
Location: Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Many people I know are referring to him as the "First Dude."
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Old 11-06-2010, 12:32 PM
 
Location: Albuquerque
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I offended myself ha.
OK then, that makes 100% that has been such.
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And wow mort, don't get too excited
Why not?

I'm excitable - like a cat.
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Old 11-07-2010, 09:31 PM
 
Location: Albuquerque, NM - Summerlin, NV
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Why not?

I'm excitable - like a cat.
Like a cat? My old cat never got to excited..
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Old 11-09-2010, 01:48 PM
 
Location: Bella Vista, Ark
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Many people I know are referring to him as the "First Dude."
Hey, I like that, but whatever they call him, I am sure he will be happy with it. Well, that might not be the case, but I am sure he is very proud of his wife right now and he should be.

Nita
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