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« on: January 03, 2009, 03:56:37 pm »
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 Who would you want to tell about the 2008 election if you could go back in time?
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« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2009, 03:57:33 pm »
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Washinton. I really would like to see his sides split.
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« Reply #2 on: January 03, 2009, 08:17:27 pm »
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« Reply #3 on: January 04, 2009, 12:22:13 am »
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Strom Thurmond.
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"Now let me be clear...I...I...um...uh...now let me be clear.  I strongly condemn the affirmative in the strongest possible terms, and I am closely monitoring their arguments.  Let me be clear on this."
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« Reply #4 on: January 04, 2009, 12:27:13 am »
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The Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan in 1960, whoever that was.

It would drive him insane.

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« Reply #5 on: January 04, 2009, 01:04:36 am »
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Jesse Helms, just to tell him that that Obama would win North Carolina. I'd also want to tell Orval Faubus and Theodore K. Bilbo.
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« Reply #6 on: January 04, 2009, 01:07:23 am »
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My dad.
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« Reply #7 on: January 04, 2009, 01:11:53 am »
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Obama's dad.

"You, after traveling all the hell around the world, knocking up random women everywhere, have fathered the future President of the United States of America. So keep on going, your genes got magic in them, see if you can father any other cool people! Playing the numbers like you do, the odds are in your favor."
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« Reply #8 on: January 04, 2009, 01:29:13 am »
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Abe Lincoln.
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« Reply #9 on: January 04, 2009, 02:06:35 pm »
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You know, I wonder what the reenactors at Plimoth Plantation and Colonial Williamsburg have been instructed to say. The Pilgrims wouldn't have any idea about the United States or a diverse society, but the Williamsburg residents surely would. I am sure kids will be asking.
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« Reply #10 on: January 04, 2009, 02:08:53 pm »
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LBJ. He said he was costing the Democrats the South for a generation... it turns out to have been two, but in the end, Obama won a few states.

Otherwise, Frederick Douglass.

How about going back to 2005 and telling Hillary Clinton?
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« Reply #11 on: January 04, 2009, 02:13:03 pm »
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I'd rather go back in time to prevent stuff in my life than tell random people about Obama. Tongue
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« Reply #12 on: January 04, 2009, 02:14:30 pm »
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 The problem with going back in time is that it might change history! For example, somebody could try to stop Obama.
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« Reply #13 on: January 04, 2009, 02:15:13 pm »
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I'd rather go back in time to prevent stuff in my life than tell random people about Obama. Tongue

if you went back in time what would you change?
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« Reply #14 on: January 04, 2009, 08:09:54 pm »
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Who would you want to tell about the 2008 election if you could go back in time?

Nostradamus. 

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« Reply #15 on: January 04, 2009, 08:58:35 pm »
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Robert F. Kennedy
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« Reply #16 on: January 04, 2009, 09:40:13 pm »
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myself, to early 2004, so I could post it here and constantly guarantee that Obama is the next president for 4+ years.
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« Reply #17 on: January 04, 2009, 09:47:24 pm »
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MLK, Andrew Jackson, Woodrow Wilson
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« Reply #18 on: January 04, 2009, 11:24:45 pm »
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« Reply #19 on: January 05, 2009, 04:12:10 am »
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John McCain... then come back and see if he would have run anyway.
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« Reply #20 on: January 05, 2009, 04:21:17 am »
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I would warn McCain about the Palin disaster so that America would be saved from her rising stardom
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« Reply #21 on: January 05, 2009, 04:36:05 am »
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You know, I wonder what the reenactors at Plimoth Plantation and Colonial Williamsburg have been instructed to say. The Pilgrims wouldn't have any idea about the United States or a diverse society, but the Williamsburg residents surely would. I am sure kids will be asking.

Asking what?
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« Reply #22 on: January 05, 2009, 04:36:42 am »
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myself: in order to begin betting on it ASAP
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« Reply #23 on: January 05, 2009, 05:05:43 am »
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Cheney. Oh actually I already did that, he got so angry that he shot a friend in the face.

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Truthfully it would probably be Johnson or MLK.
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« Reply #24 on: January 05, 2009, 10:01:40 am »
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You know, I wonder what the reenactors at Plimoth Plantation and Colonial Williamsburg have been instructed to say. The Pilgrims wouldn't have any idea about the United States or a diverse society, but the Williamsburg residents surely would. I am sure kids will be asking.

Asking what?

What they think about America having a black President.
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