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A new SurveyUSA poll sponsored by KING 5 in Seattle finds that McKenna has a clear lead against the two most likely Democratic candidates: U.S. Rep. Jay Inslee or Gov. Chris Gregoire, who hasn't said yet if she will seek a third term.


http://blog.oregonlive.com/mapesonpoliti…
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A red dwarf?
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A black heart?
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mr. yuck
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strident and hectoring? i'd have said meek and spineless.
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Jubilation was SLOG's best commenter before most of you were born. I hope he/she is back.
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@6: Oh me too!
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I second Mr. Yuk.
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Pink hearts... Purple horseshoes?
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We like to call her the Grinch (the physical resemblance is uncanny).
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Straits. It means tight. Narrow is the way, and strait is the gate. Strait jacket. Dire straits= in a tight spot.

McKenna hasn't even met his Tea Party challenger yet.
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It occurs to me that 'dire straits' is probably from he version of strait that means a narrow waterway.
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Strident and hectoring are two terms oft used against women with power. You just don't the terms used about powerful men.