President Donald Trump?:

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126 Alichains16th May 2011 06:00:15 PM from Street of Dreams , Relationship Status: Norwegian Wood
I don't know Sarah Palin's fifteen minutes seem like their running out.
127 Buscemi16th May 2011 07:01:15 PM from a log cabin
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She'll continue to stretch her fifteen minutes. Bristol did even less to achieve her fame (she got knocked up...and nothing else of note) and her fifteen minutes still haven't run out.

And here's probably why Trump won't be running: the ongoing NFL lockout has assured another season of The Apprentice (despite poor ratings).
128 Alichains16th May 2011 07:07:47 PM from Street of Dreams , Relationship Status: Norwegian Wood
Bristol's fame was really an extension of Sarah's though.

I agree that she will stretch her fifteen minutes, but there is only so far you can stretch before in breaks apart.

edited 16th May '11 7:08:51 PM by Alichains

129 Fighteer18th May 2011 08:31:44 AM from the Time Vortex , Relationship Status: Dancing with Captain Jack Harkness
Palin's barely been heard from for months. If she were serious about a run she'd be all over the place right now drumming up popular support. I think she's enjoying being a celebrity too much to take the dive into the race.

I've said it before, but the real irony of the Republican party right now is that the candidates who enjoy the most rabid and vocal support among the radical right are the ones least likely to win a general election. Romney is widely regarded as the most electable general candidate, but he's crippled by the perception that he's too liberal. Is it possible that Republicans' blatant overuse of the Overton Window has finally come back to bite them?

edited 18th May '11 8:57:35 AM by Fighteer

130 johnnyfog18th May 2011 09:49:41 AM from the Zocalo , Relationship Status: They can't hide forever. We've got satellites.
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Yeah, the moderates have canceled each other out. The fringe candidates have an unprecedented 50-50 shot of taking Obama in the general election.

Obama will hang in there since he's the incumbent, so I don't think he will be effected by the rise in corporate donors. But it will definitely fuel his opponents.

It'll be tight race, man.
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131 Buscemi18th May 2011 10:26:08 AM from a log cabin
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[up] [up] And most of The Overton Window was stolen from another book with a completely different message (Glenn Beck paid the ghostwriter to change the message).
Which book?
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133 Buscemi19th May 2011 08:28:26 PM from a log cabin
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Circumference of Darkness by Jack Henderson. Beck paid Henderson to ghostwrite The Overton Window and other than changing the villains (from right-wing to left-wing) and the names, it's the exact same book.

edited 19th May '11 8:29:14 PM by Buscemi

134 storyyeller19th May 2011 09:34:01 PM from Appleloosa , Relationship Status: RelationshipOutOfBoundsException: 1
More like giant cherries
Did they steal the ridiculous tesla coil thing too?
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135 blkwhtrbbt25th Oct 2015 10:50:08 AM from of the Isles of Teeth , Relationship Status: Tweaking my holographic boyfriend
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136 Fighteer25th Oct 2015 10:52:26 AM from the Time Vortex , Relationship Status: Dancing with Captain Jack Harkness
Could we not bump ancient topics? Put this in the U.S. Politics thread.
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