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...The nomination is Bush's, if he wants it. (Hell, the 2008 nomination was Bush's, if he wanted it....

I think you mean the 2012 nomination?
Posted by Ancient Sumerian on November 23, 2012 at 1:41 PM · Report this
Pope Peabrain 2
Terri Schiavo! He believes government should interfere in life and death family decisions and may it haunt him forever!
Posted by Pope Peabrain on November 23, 2012 at 1:51 PM · Report this
oh groan .. big deep fat bored really that’s all they’ve got sorta groan
Posted by olive oyl on November 23, 2012 at 1:57 PM · Report this
If Obama cuts SS and Medicare and the economy crashes under his watch, that combined with the 30 second short term memory of the electorate, weak democratic opponent (no Hillary won't run), election machine fraud, and a Jeb Bush campaign that doubles down on Latino voter outreach, will probably help Jeb win the Presidency.
Posted by neo-realist on November 23, 2012 at 2:04 PM · Report this
Timrrr 5
The GOP: Tirelessly endeavoring to finding more & better ways of shooting themselves in the foot, rather than just putting their feet on the ground and facing reality!
Posted by Timrrr on November 23, 2012 at 2:37 PM · Report this
heywhatsit!? 6
Too fucking soon. I'm still trying to digest food, For fucksakes.
Posted by heywhatsit!? on November 23, 2012 at 2:43 PM · Report this
The GOP running another Bush for president is about as good an idea as if the Democrats decide to run Olympia Dukakis.
Posted by bobbyjoe on November 23, 2012 at 2:43 PM · Report this
Poor Bush, having to rebuild his wealth because of too many years in public life! Let's do the noble thing and refuse his offer to run for president. We can make it without his noble sacrifice.
Posted by Clayton on November 23, 2012 at 3:02 PM · Report this
If it actually kind of is too early for chatter," then stop chattering, Paul Constant. Or keep it up and embrace your undeniable punditry.
Posted by tabski on November 23, 2012 at 3:04 PM · Report this
I Got Nuthin' 10
@4 Of course Hillary is going to run.
Posted by I Got Nuthin' on November 23, 2012 at 6:00 PM · Report this
Hilary will be 69 in 2016. That's a bit long in the tooth to be nominated to serve (hopefully, from the standpoint of the party) 8 years. Being too old is probably a good part of why McCain lost.
Posted by sarah70 on November 23, 2012 at 7:32 PM · Report this
I think the third George Bush - Jeb's oldest son who bright, half-Hispanic and good-looking - that will be the next Bush to be president.
Posted by westello on November 24, 2012 at 10:14 AM · Report this

After what we've seen from the reigns of two Bushes, I hope and pray that the former boyfriend of Kim Kardashian has a better chance of being elected President than any descendant of Prescott B., Connecticut Senator and Hitler enabler.
Posted by N in Seattle on November 24, 2012 at 11:01 AM · Report this
@13, John F. Kennedy was the son of a Nazi fan and generally awful guy.
Posted by sarah70 on November 24, 2012 at 3:06 PM · Report this

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