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    Howard Schultz

    A real possibility, or mere egotistical musings?

    A spoiler threat to the Democrats, or a beneficial influence against spinning out of reality’s orbit into the utopian zone?

    A test of whether the electorate cares about deficits?

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    It sure exposes what the major parties are afraid of :-)

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    The electorate doesnt care about deficits. Sorry to burst your bubble, bub.

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    Quote Originally Posted by iris lilies View Post
    The electorate doesnt care about deficits. Sorry to burst your bubble, bub.
    Nor the politicians as we learned a little over a year ago. At least as long as the money is going to super rich people and corporations.

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    I'd rather Bloomberg than Schultz if you're looking at the Businessman-Turned-Politician type.
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    Quote Originally Posted by catherine View Post
    I'd rather Bloomberg than Schultz if you're looking at the Businessman-Turned-Politician type.
    I would rather neither. But at least Bloomberg would tell you what he is really thinking even if it is crazy whereas Schultz would blow sunshine up your butt while he is spitting in your cappuccino.

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    We’ve already tried the businessman turned politician type as president. Hopefully we as a nation are smart enough to fall for that again.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jp1 View Post
    We’ve already tried the businessman turned politician type as president. Hopefully we as a nation are smart enough to fall for that again.
    I share this hope but I just don't know......I have this sinking feeling we are in for another four years as of 2020 of the Thug of Orange and Fear and Despair. My only hope is that Trump runs against Julian Castro, who I personally believe the Democrats would be wise to run......Rob

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    I heard Bloomberg is declining to run because the Secret Service was going to assign him the code name “Big Gulp”.

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    Still wondering what Jane and Bae think of Inslee throwing his hat in.
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