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Buddy Roemer (Republican)   -25 (58.1%)
Edwin Edwards (Democratic)   -18 (41.9%)
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« on: February 28, 2012, 04:46:08 pm »
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Let's see how this one turns out.  Also 5 days.

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« Reply #1 on: February 28, 2012, 05:15:22 pm »
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Roemer (again)
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« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2012, 05:51:43 pm »
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Roemer (again)
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« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2012, 05:57:05 pm »
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Edwards. Legalize gambling y'all.
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« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2012, 06:00:42 pm »
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Edwards. Roemer is and always will be an incompetent joke.
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« Reply #5 on: February 28, 2012, 11:49:58 pm »
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Edwards, of course
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« Reply #6 on: February 29, 2012, 12:45:06 am »
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Roemer again.  I know very little about Edwards and I think the GOP needs more Buddy Roemers in it.
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« Reply #7 on: February 29, 2012, 01:41:44 am »
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« Reply #8 on: February 29, 2012, 02:41:51 am »
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Roemer again.  I know very little about Edwards and I think the GOP needs more Buddy Roemers in it.

I could point out the various problems with this logic, but I think they're obvious enough that it wouldn't be worth my time.
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« Reply #9 on: February 29, 2012, 03:52:48 pm »
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I think the GOP needs more Buddy Roemers in it.

Correct me if I am wrong, but does not the GOP already have a lot of one-term governors who are in their late 60s and used to be Democrats who made a ton of money with investment firms? In fact, isn't Mitt Romney exactly that?
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« Reply #10 on: February 29, 2012, 07:58:05 pm »
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I think the GOP needs more Buddy Roemers in it.

Correct me if I am wrong, but does not the GOP already have a lot of one-term governors who are in their late 60s and used to be Democrats who made a ton of money with investment firms? In fact, isn't Mitt Romney exactly that?

Roemer is completely different from Romney.
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« Reply #11 on: February 29, 2012, 08:07:02 pm »
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Edwin Edwards.
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« Reply #12 on: February 29, 2012, 08:26:07 pm »
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I think the GOP needs more Buddy Roemers in it.

Correct me if I am wrong, but does not the GOP already have a lot of one-term governors who are in their late 60s and used to be Democrats who made a ton of money with investment firms? In fact, isn't Mitt Romney exactly that?

Roemer is completely different from Romney.

Yeah, he's more of a Rick Perry type. Opportunist turncoats like him are a dime a dozen in the South.
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« Reply #13 on: March 01, 2012, 09:56:14 am »
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Roemer, obviously.
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« Reply #14 on: March 01, 2012, 05:19:46 pm »
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I think the GOP needs more Buddy Roemers in it.

Correct me if I am wrong, but does not the GOP already have a lot of one-term governors who are in their late 60s and used to be Democrats who made a ton of money with investment firms? In fact, isn't Mitt Romney exactly that?

Roemer is completely different from Romney.

Yeah, he's more of a Rick Perry type. Opportunist turncoats like him are a dime a dozen in the South.

And pretty unsuccessfully one. He was absolutely clueless as Governor, unable to pass his agenda, whatever it was, while very able in antagonizing the people he needed.

Edwards was at least competent in politics.
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« Reply #15 on: March 03, 2012, 07:48:57 am »
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Roemer at least wasn't a crook.
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« Reply #16 on: March 04, 2012, 03:42:29 pm »
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Edwards. Roemer was, and still is, a joke, as others have pointed out.
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« Reply #17 on: March 04, 2012, 03:58:29 pm »
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Wasn't the 5 days mark yesterday?
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« Reply #18 on: March 04, 2012, 04:52:36 pm »
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And Roemer wins, although a bit close considering it's the guy who's presently running a presidential campaign to the left of Obama vs. the guy who was just paroled last year for the multiple felonies he committed in this term as governor...
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« Reply #19 on: June 10, 2012, 03:57:47 pm »
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I would have voted for Roemer.  But since it ended up a race between the crook (Edwin Edwards) and the white supremacist lunatic (David Duke), I probably would have voted for Edwards in the actual runoff.
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