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« on: November 08, 2008, 11:53:41 am »
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Which current Republican front-runner for the nomination will screw horrendously and lose an election and/or make a "macaca"-esque remark?

I'd say Jindal is fairly safe, at least on the macaca front.  Palin won't lose re-election and Romney isn't running for anything.  Who else are the frontrunners at this point?
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« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2008, 12:05:35 pm »
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I think we've already seen it with Mark Sanford's freeze-up in a television interview when he couldn't identify any differences between McCain and Bush.  Though I'm not sure if Sanford ever really wanted to make a run.
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« Reply #2 on: November 08, 2008, 12:24:32 pm »
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I'd say no one at the moment.
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« Reply #3 on: November 08, 2008, 02:47:47 pm »
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I'd say Jindal is fairly safe, at least on the macaca front.

Non-white people can make racially unfortunate remarks, too.
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« Reply #4 on: November 08, 2008, 03:11:42 pm »
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I'd say Jindal is fairly safe, at least on the macaca front.

Non-white people can make racially unfortunate remarks, too.
Um I think its a pretty safe bet a macaca comment will not be forthcoming from him
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« Reply #5 on: November 08, 2008, 10:01:20 pm »
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Well, did Romney learn from his "Who let the dogs out" phoniness?
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« Reply #6 on: November 08, 2008, 10:18:23 pm »
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I'd say Jindal is fairly safe, at least on the macaca front.

Non-white people can make racially unfortunate remarks, too.
Um I think its a pretty safe bet a macaca comment will not be forthcoming from him

He could still use the word macaca, it's just that he'd just look silly.
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« Reply #7 on: November 08, 2008, 10:31:08 pm »
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Quote from: ○∙◄☻tπ[╪AV┼cV└ link=topic=87989.msg1808436#msg1808436


He could still use the word macaca, it's just that he'd just look silly.


Just like when someone just uses the word "just" too many times in a sentence. 

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« Reply #8 on: November 09, 2008, 12:52:54 pm »
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I'd say Jindal is fairly safe, at least on the macaca front.

Non-white people can make racially unfortunate remarks, too.
Um I think its a pretty safe bet a macaca comment will not be forthcoming from him

Remember Jesse Jackson?
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« Reply #9 on: November 09, 2008, 04:04:40 pm »
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I'd say Jindal is fairly safe, at least on the macaca front.

Non-white people can make racially unfortunate remarks, too.


I can see Jindal as being anti-semitic.
Um I think its a pretty safe bet a macaca comment will not be forthcoming from him

Remember Jesse Jackson?
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