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« on: August 25, 2008, 08:58:08 pm »
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Why did incumbent Mike Dewine (R-OH) lose in the 2006 senate race by such a huge margin?  He won most of his elections handily and lead in many polls at the time.

So what was the cause of Dewine self destructing to a George Allen type level?
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« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2008, 09:03:24 pm »
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He basically did everything wrong.  There was the weird 9/11 ad, and it never got a lot of press outside Ohio he voted so often with the Dems.  There was the thing with his son finishing fourth in the special election, and this was all independent of Ohio basically sticking it to Republicans every which way in 2006.  DeWine may be the nicest guy in the world, but he really did deserve to lose, not necessarily to Brown.
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« Reply #2 on: August 25, 2008, 09:12:49 pm »
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Moving to 2006 elections, where it belongs.
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« Reply #3 on: August 05, 2012, 10:05:54 am »
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« Reply #4 on: January 01, 2013, 01:32:25 am »
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I think this guy is a bot.
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Convincing BRTD to drop the Sneakers O'Toole BS is like convincing Sneakers O'Toole to take his sneakers off.

(I realize I'm probably just further encouraging him by saying that, and for this I apologize.)
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« Reply #5 on: January 01, 2013, 09:06:58 pm »
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One word: Bush.
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« Reply #6 on: January 16, 2013, 01:06:33 pm »
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One word: Bush.

Two word, actually: Bush and Taft.
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« Reply #7 on: January 23, 2013, 11:57:08 am »
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That's three words.
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Convincing BRTD to drop the Sneakers O'Toole BS is like convincing Sneakers O'Toole to take his sneakers off.

(I realize I'm probably just further encouraging him by saying that, and for this I apologize.)
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