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Election Day 2012 - Results Discussion Thread

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  • #46
    Re: Election Day 2012 - Results Discussion Thread

    Originally posted by RRAHH View Post
    Yes. They need to knock it off as well. As for Super Troopers?

    Maybe. I just don't want to hear all the armchair analysis by the either of the peanuts in the peanut gallery is all.
    fricken love that movie... the only movie i saw in afghanistan other than porn and that damn coyote ugly movie that my guys played over and over in the tent..... watch super troopers once every few months.... classic flick

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    • #47
      Re: Election Day 2012 - Results Discussion Thread

      Originally posted by MeadHallPirate
      ahoy me buckos,

      on FoxNews Mr. O'Rielly is makin' a very, very big case fer Mr. Romney losin' significant profile sayin' that Sandy was to blame.

      he just came on as a commentator and that was his observation. Sandy just ruined Mr. Romney by pushin' him outta the spotlight.
      Blaming the hurricane itself is one thing, but it did probably change some of the momentum, as Obama was hemorrhaging big time before that, due to the first debate. But, it stands to reason, that if a Pirate won't blame a storm, then Republicans shouldn't either. But then again, it is called Sandy to the vaginal itch for whining must be lingering a bit for them. And they say Obama talks about "Bush" all the time...

      Mr. Rielly also refers to a "changin' demographic". what does that mean?
      ahhh...he just said it, "the white establishment voter is now the minority". he also says that "people feel they are entitled to things", meanin' all them minorities, i think?
      Yeah, pretty much. But that has been a long held consensus for years which is why Pete, Trav etc all say it is a good idea to let Hispanic immigrants to legalize as a lot of them tend to vote social and atm, having just blacks come out to vote on gay marriage instead is bad for the GOP as they all tend to vote Obama too, on skin color. So WA MD etc are all gone. Dick Morris had made the point on demographics back in 06 i think, when he said Jeb Bush may be the last ever Republican President as he can pull in Hispanics.

      the next commentator is goin' on 'bout Sandy too. sayin' that the public got to see the "group hug" with Governor Christie and Mr. Obama.

      Brit Hume just agreed.

      YarrrRR!!! if Mr. Romney loses, 'tis Sandy that be to blame, aye.
      I did want to see how Coulter spun it, but last night she blamed it on NJ's need to get Federal funding which is why Christie needed to suck up to Obama, as she was the biggest Christie whore going before he endorsed Romney, and she backed Romney ever since. (And even before and in 08, too). But hey, Christie makes a more awkward boogey-man as Akin was a lot easier for Coulter, Palin and co to have a good whining bitch about. Rush already called Christie a traitor so the in fighting starts.

      She figures (Coulter) that bigger states such as NY / CA / TX all get the education funds they need, and that is nothing new but that is one of the biggest reasons to keep the illegals in TC & CA in limbo ; the free aid, labor and hold over the Mexican's heads so not to legalize them.

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      • #48
        Re: Election Day 2012 - Results Discussion Thread

        Ohio is looking to go Obama, heavy. 58% Obama to Romney's 40% at 20% in.

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        • #49
          Re: Election Day 2012 - Results Discussion Thread

          Originally posted by Rakkasan View Post
          fricken love that movie... the only movie i saw in afghanistan other than porn and that damn coyote ugly movie that my guys played over and over in the tent..... watch super troopers once every few months.... classic flick
          Fucking-A right, man.

          Yeeeeeeeehaaaaaaaaa! Who wants ta go to Mexico?

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          • #50
            Re: Election Day 2012 - Results Discussion Thread

            Originally posted by MeadHallPirate
            ahoy Rakkasan,

            i kinda like Mr. O'Rielly, mate. i like alotta them crusty 'ol time swabbys, no matter what thar political leanings be.

            i've seen his show...i seen his happy and energized, and he was not happy, nor was thar a bounce in his step. he seemed very gloomy to me.

            by the way, the fastest growin' ethnic minority in this land be asians, me friend. they don't pine fer a thing from any "european entitlement society", as Mr. O'Rielly put it, but they do vote Democratic.

            anyways, watcha doin' watchin' Fox matey? yer mission statement be to monitor liberal media and i'd think tonight would be a busy one fer ye.


            - MeadHallPirate

            Oh worry not i am giving the DR and EDDIE running their suck... shows their lack of journalistic integrity they let them anchor the shindig... will give fox their due they at least give it a go with their "anchor" types who are slanted but not Moon bats from air america !

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            • #51
              Re: Election Day 2012 - Results Discussion Thread

              Well ladies and gents, if Ohio and Florida end up going Obama this election is over.

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              • #52
                Re: Election Day 2012 - Results Discussion Thread

                Originally posted by MeadHallPirate
                ahoy all,

                Mike Huckabee just said, "I think republicans have done a pathetic job reaching out to people of color". he spat them words out in his friendly, neighborly drawl.


                tart words, aye.

                he also just actually said, "i don't think the faith vote is with him because they're behind Mr. Romney, its because they're scared of four more years of Obama". he said them words. on television, he did.

                - MeadHallPirate
                you left out "for obama has trampled on peoples religious freedoms"... and that is true captain .... (health care reform) still pisses people off when any form of government tells people what to do against their religious faith....

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                • #53
                  Re: Election Day 2012 - Results Discussion Thread

                  Originally posted by Sluggo View Post
                  Well ladies and gents, if Ohio and Florida end up going Obama this election is over.
                  i think florida is going to go to obama .. was watching MSNBC and chucky todd a partisan but accurate dude.... and he was saying the blue counties are piling on dem votes like Oklahoma back in the 80's .... will be too much for Romney to overcome in the panhandle....

                  damn shame too

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                  • #54
                    Re: Election Day 2012 - Results Discussion Thread

                    Chris Murphy has easily won the senate seat in CT; Angus King has thumped Charlie Summers to win in Maine, and Bill Nelson has also easily beaten Connie Mack. No other close senate seats are in yet.

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                    • #55
                      Re: Election Day 2012 - Results Discussion Thread

                      Some fairly sizable numbers are coming in from MA, and Elizabeth Warren is up 52-48. Claire McCasill is up 49-44 in MO, although the numbers indicate it's still very early counting.

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                      • #56
                        Re: Election Day 2012 - Results Discussion Thread

                        Romney is going to have to rely on ticket splitting to win Ohio, as Sherrod Brown has despatched Josh Mandel in the senate race there by 20 points! Talk about a thumping. Votes are still being counted, but welll over 1.2 million have been counted so far in the Buckeye state.

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                        • #57
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                          George Allen looks like he's pulled an upset in VA; although I don't have the locations of the votes that have been counted so far, so not sure if the heavily Democrat northern districts have come in. If they have, then I'd call VA for Allen; if they haven't, then it's too close to call.

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                          • #58
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                            McMahon got clobbered in CT, and rightly so. Hope she knows that the Dino Rossi effect of running and running and running till you win is a non starter.

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                            • #59
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                              Originally posted by noahath View Post
                              George Allen looks like he's pulled an upset in VA; although I don't have the locations of the votes that have been counted so far, so not sure if the heavily Democrat northern districts have come in. If they have, then I'd call VA for Allen; if they haven't, then it's too close to call.
                              Fairfax hasn't been counted yet so that one is still marginally in favor to Kaine IMO. If the turnout there is lower, Allen could win.

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                              • #60
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                                Looks like Richard Mourdock's comments on women, rape, and "God's will" are coming back to bite him in the ass. 49% to Joe Donnelly vs. 45% to Mourdock. So much for Republicans taking the Senate back. Looks like all the money Linda McMahon spent did not help her against Chris Murphy either.

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