The W
Views: 101439706
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
19.12.07 0949
The 7 - Current Events & Politics - Kerry & McCain? Register and log in to post!
(1065 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (7 total)
ThreepMe
Morcilla
Level: 53

Posts: 511/641
EXP: 1111377
For next: 45749

Since: 15.2.02
From: Dallas

Since last post: 3758 days
Last activity: 3417 days
#1 Posted on 10.3.04 1325.29
Reposted on: 10.3.11 1328.55
http://news.yahoo.com/ news?tmpl=story&u=/ap/ 20040310/ap_on_el_pr/ kerry_mccain

I know it'll never happen, but wouldn't this be pretty awesome?
Promote this thread!
Grimis
Scrapple
Level: 124

Posts: 2911/4700
EXP: 21720515
For next: 116147

Since: 11.7.02
From: MD

Since last post: 1326 days
Last activity: 1123 days
#2 Posted on 10.3.04 1340.23
Reposted on: 10.3.11 1342.00
No, not particularly.
ThreepMe
Morcilla
Level: 53

Posts: 512/641
EXP: 1111377
For next: 45749

Since: 15.2.02
From: Dallas

Since last post: 3758 days
Last activity: 3417 days
#3 Posted on 10.3.04 1411.19
Reposted on: 10.3.11 1415.16
I think it would. A bipartisan ticket.

Just as long as they end up balancing each other instead of butting heads.

Von Maestro
Boudin rouge
Level: 47

Posts: 72/512
EXP: 732667
For next: 33542

Since: 6.1.04
From: New York

Since last post: 282 days
Last activity: 59 min.
#4 Posted on 10.3.04 1415.00
Reposted on: 10.3.11 1418.50
    Originally posted by ThreepMe
    I think it would. A bipartisan ticket.


If by "bipartisan ticket" you mean, someone who is a Democrat & someone who says he is a Republican but is basically a Democrat, then yes it would be.

To call Kerry/McCain a "bipartisan ticket", would be like calling a Bush/Miller ticket "bipartisan"...
eviljonhunt81
Pepperoni
Level: 66

Posts: 847/1084
EXP: 2454463
For next: 7401

Since: 6.1.02
From: not Japan

Since last post: 3044 days
Last activity: 3041 days
#5 Posted on 10.3.04 1439.17
Reposted on: 10.3.11 1444.29
    Originally posted by Von Maestro
      Originally posted by ThreepMe
      I think it would. A bipartisan ticket.


    If by "bipartisan ticket" you mean, someone who is a Democrat & someone who says he is a Republican but is basically a Democrat, then yes it would be.

    To call Kerry/McCain a "bipartisan ticket", would be like calling a Bush/Miller ticket "bipartisan"...


Besides not exactly being thrilled with the President, how is McCain a Democrat?
DrDirt
Banger
Level: 97

Posts: 550/2708
EXP: 9012334
For next: 305024

Since: 8.10.03
From: flyover country

Since last post: 15 days
Last activity: 3 hours
#6 Posted on 10.3.04 1443.42
Reposted on: 10.3.11 1446.19
    Originally posted by Von Maestro
      Originally posted by ThreepMe
      I think it would. A bipartisan ticket.


    If by "bipartisan ticket" you mean, someone who is a Democrat & someone who says he is a Republican but is basically a Democrat, then yes it would be.

    To call Kerry/McCain a "bipartisan ticket", would be like calling a Bush/Miller ticket "bipartisan"...


You know earlier alot of Rep's were whacking the Dem's because of not having a place in the party for people like Zell Miller. This is the same thing.

Why is it today you may only believe a particular set of items and agree with the leadership or you're not really part of that party. The reasons the Dem's are in trouble today is they forgeot the big tent.
Von Maestro
Boudin rouge
Level: 47

Posts: 73/512
EXP: 732667
For next: 33542

Since: 6.1.04
From: New York

Since last post: 282 days
Last activity: 59 min.
#7 Posted on 10.3.04 1444.47
Reposted on: 10.3.11 1446.50
    Originally posted by eviljonhunt81
    Besides not exactly being thrilled with the President, how is McCain a Democrat?


Many of his co-sponsored bills, were more Left than Right. His Campaign Finance Reform legislation is the first that springs to mind...

    Originally posted by DrDirt
    You know earlier alot of Rep's were whacking the Dem's because of not having a place in the party for people like Zell Miller. This is the same thing.

    Why is it today you may only believe a particular set of items and agree with the leadership or you're not really part of that party. The reasons the Dem's are in trouble today is they forgeot the big tent.


My response was not meant to imply that there is no place for McCain in the Republican Party, or to say that Miller shouldn't be a Democrat. I was just pointing out that Kerry/McCain would not be a dream bipartisan simply because one has a "D" next to his name & the other an "R"...

(edit to respond to DrDirt's post... :-)

(edited by Von Maestro on 10.3.04 1350)
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: NO Iraqi WMD's in a Decade?
Next thread: California Legislators proposes 14-year old voting age
Previous thread: Fine per person watching?
(1065 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Current Events & Politics - Kerry & McCain?Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.192 seconds.