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Sanders-Abrams, why not?

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Posted By: ladydawgfan, 2/19/2020 6:49:33 AM

Looking ahead to the Democrat Convention in July, I believe that a Bernie Sanders-StaceyAbrams ticket may come out of Milwaukee. Yesterday, Abrams said this on "The View": "It would be doing a disservice to every woman of color, every woman of ambition...for me to say no," she adds. "Of course I want it—of course I want to serve America." My guess is that a lot of Democrats would love to have her serve, too. Let me give you the following scenario: First, Sanders is nominated with huge opposition from the party establishment. Nevertheless, he wins. Second, Democrats like Kamala Harris, the other black lady,

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Or Sanders-Clinton, although I honestly can't see her playing second fiddle to someone whose spot she stole last time they ran against each other.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Foont 2/19/2020 6:56:19 AM (No. 323142)
Just what we need. Leon Spinks in a fright wig.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: rinohunter 2/19/2020 7:00:15 AM (No. 323145)
Absolutely! This duo is like peanut butter and jelly, steak with fries, potato and onions - they are the perfect running mates for each other....a match made in hell. What can go wrong? Maybe they can have Don Lemmon (CNN?) and Al Sharpton (MSNBC?) as their respective spokespersons.....oh that's right they already are (more or less).
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Reply 3 - Posted by: PChristopher 2/19/2020 7:04:54 AM (No. 323149)
I can't help it....she reminds me of the Obamaphone lady on YouTube.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Toby Ten Bears 2/19/2020 7:05:04 AM (No. 323150)
KFC with a side of ribs!
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Reply 5 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds 2/19/2020 7:07:20 AM (No. 323152)
Wonder if she’s paid her student loans yet? Or is she hoping Bernie will forgive them?
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Reply 6 - Posted by: cThree 2/19/2020 7:23:02 AM (No. 323167)
And why not? She hasn't lost an election yet! [/sarcasm]
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Doconc 2/19/2020 7:30:31 AM (No. 323174)
She sure could win at the Buffett though!!!
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Periwinkel 2/19/2020 7:46:02 AM (No. 323195)
Stacy Abrams is the meanest looking woman alive. I just can't see voting for anyone who appears so angry all the time.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: chance_232 2/19/2020 7:52:05 AM (No. 323203)
Abrams would be one heart attack away from the presidency. If Bernie is the nominee, the VP pick is critical. Because the odds of Bernie not completing a full term is in my opinion, 50/50. Abrams is neither a viable or rational choice.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: janjan 2/19/2020 8:12:24 AM (No. 323229)
Even Bernie is smart enough to realize that the optics of this would be a career killer. Unfortunately now that Ms. Abrams has let it be known that she wants the job if she gets passed over it will be ‘racist’. Another perfect storm for the highly deserving Democrats.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: lakerman1 2/19/2020 8:29:14 AM (No. 323253)
buckwheat's sister would be a bad choice by bernie. And her morbid obesity would make her at risk for a heart attack, as much as bernie's heart attack makes him a risk for another heart attack.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: hershey 2/19/2020 8:38:41 AM (No. 323268)
The only place I want to see her serve is the 'poop patrol' out in San Fran Nan's patch....
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Reply 13 - Posted by: seamusm 2/19/2020 8:40:45 AM (No. 323272)
Might be a way to identify and corral most of the terminally stupid people in America all at once.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Hazymac 2/19/2020 8:44:43 AM (No. 323277)
"(U)nqualified for national office" applies to both Sanders and Ms. Abrams. Neither has the qualifications for any type of leadership in the First World. (They'd fit in in the Third World.) And yes, that total lack of qualifications would be made manifest during a Pence-Abrams face off. The Donks have gone off the deep end headfirst, and there's no water in that pool. It's a mirage. Except for their bottomless appetite for other people's money and rights, they bring nothing to the debate. Stupid candidates for ambitionless, ignorant, and stupid voters.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: gobushcheneygo 2/19/2020 9:08:53 AM (No. 323297)
But is Stacey aka Selena Montgomery willing to give up writing porn novels to "serve America"?
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Reply 16 - Posted by: stablemoney 2/19/2020 9:28:22 AM (No. 323336)
Why do the Democrats think only of blacks? Why not a Latino? The Democrats completely ignore the Hispanic voter. That is just wrong and unfair.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: FunOne 2/19/2020 9:35:16 AM (No. 323352)
She would certainly be a BIG addition to the ticket.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: udanja99 2/19/2020 9:48:06 AM (No. 323374)
#5, I don’t know about student loans, but I do know that she when she ran for governor she still had back taxes which were unpaid and a huge credit card bill, also unpaid. We’re talking 6 figures in debt. You just can’t make this stuff up.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Lawsy0 2/19/2020 9:53:51 AM (No. 323382)
Why not? Fleas. That's why not.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: DVC 2/19/2020 11:50:33 AM (No. 323559)
A certain loser ticket! Go for it. Maybe Sanders and Sheila Jackson Lee? Lee is even dumber and more obnoxious than Abrams.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Venturer 2/19/2020 12:30:06 PM (No. 323624)
#18 she has seen Joe Biden in action and knows she can make up that six figure debt in no time as VP.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: DVC 2/19/2020 8:03:07 PM (No. 323986)
The Dukakis in an Abrams didn't play well..... https://tinyurl.com/w9we3qq I doubt that Bernie with an Abrams will play any better.
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