May 14, 2012 7:52 pm at 7:52 pm #603412ChaimShamayimKeymaster
Who should I vote for?May 14, 2012 9:52 pm at 9:52 pm #875061bekitzurParticipant
Romney.May 14, 2012 10:21 pm at 10:21 pm #875062AlanH923Participant
RomneyMay 14, 2012 10:28 pm at 10:28 pm #875063
Mickey Mouse.May 14, 2012 10:29 pm at 10:29 pm #875064PBTMember
Personally I’m voting for Romney. I definitely think he has the potential to be a better President than Obama. That said, no matter who wins the election, the only one I’ll trust with my wellbeing, and with that of Klal Yisroel, is HaShem.May 14, 2012 10:47 pm at 10:47 pm #875065MorahRachMember
Romney.May 14, 2012 11:26 pm at 11:26 pm #875066musser zogerParticipant
What’s the difference? Unless you live in Ohio, Florida or one of the few other swing states your vote won’t matter in the Electoral College. Electoral votes in New York, California, Illinois, etc are going 100% for Obama.May 15, 2012 12:37 am at 12:37 am #875067TheGoqParticipant
In the words of Tim Pawlenty (remember him?) Obamney.May 15, 2012 2:45 am at 2:45 am #875068LIVEandLEARNMember
Romney duh! I’d rather vote for a monkey than obama.May 15, 2012 2:59 am at 2:59 am #875069chanceParticipant
Ron Paul. The only person that says the truth. Romney and Obama are the same people with a different name.May 15, 2012 3:05 am at 3:05 am #875070
ROMNEY!!!!May 15, 2012 4:30 am at 4:30 am #875071far eastMember
lets see who has the guts to say their voting for obama…May 15, 2012 4:42 am at 4:42 am #875072🍫Syag LchochmaParticipant
Hey musser zoger: guess whos coming home to vote in her very first election! I think she plans on voting for Bush.May 15, 2012 7:11 am at 7:11 am #875073
Scamander. ^_^May 15, 2012 1:17 pm at 1:17 pm #875074PosterMember
musser zoger, why is that?May 15, 2012 1:53 pm at 1:53 pm #875075yungerman1Participant
chance- Paul has no chance of winning, and will only pull votes away from Romney. So for anyone that (after Paul) prefers Romney over Obama, I cannot understand why they would vote for Paul.May 15, 2012 5:37 pm at 5:37 pm #875076ChaimShamayimKeymaster
WHy do Jews vote for Obama?May 15, 2012 5:52 pm at 5:52 pm #875077musser zogerParticipant
Poster, See article II section I of the U.S. Constitution. Also see Rashi and Tosfos there.May 15, 2012 6:53 pm at 6:53 pm #875078
Okay, I really think 42 has memorized the book.May 15, 2012 6:57 pm at 6:57 pm #875079Dave HirschParticipant
Let’s see: Those who work in academia and in the public sector will want to vote for Obama, and those who work in the public sector would prefer Romney.
Being that I work in the private sector, I will IY”H cast my vote for Romney.May 15, 2012 7:20 pm at 7:20 pm #875080besalelParticipant
I guess the cheese stands alone. While I am not 100% sure yet, I am leaning towards Obama. I feel like with respect to the Israel issue, the State Department basically dictates the relationship between Israel and the USA and all presidents are more or less the same.
On domestic issues, I consider myself a liberal and Obama comes closer to being progressive than Romney.
I also like some of the things Romney has to offer like an expertise in handling the economy. So I dont know yet.
That being said, I would vote in a second for a Guiliani-Bloomberg ticket!May 15, 2012 9:12 pm at 9:12 pm #875081Yamoos7123Member
Obama is pro-gays and Romney is a mormon so lets all vote for mickey mouseMay 15, 2012 9:21 pm at 9:21 pm #875082
sorry to say but I think I would only vote for Romney if he names Rubio his VPMay 15, 2012 10:42 pm at 10:42 pm #875083
“sorry to say but I think I would only vote for Romney if he names Rubio his VP”
I don’t understand the logic here. Are you implying that without Rubio on the ticket there is no substantive advantage of Romney over Obama. And if you do hold that viewpoint, how to you think having Rubio as VP would change Romney. The president sets policy for an administration.May 15, 2012 11:36 pm at 11:36 pm #875084
Hmmm. Looks like OneOfMany and Yamoos agree with each other here. I hereby declare OneOfMany a Troll Sympathizer ^_^May 15, 2012 11:47 pm at 11:47 pm #875085
Hey, he agreed with me. So that makes the troll a OneOfMany Sympathizer. 😛May 16, 2012 12:19 am at 12:19 am #875086
Actually your both Mickey Mouse Sympathizers^_^May 16, 2012 12:28 am at 12:28 am #875087
I don’t understand the logic here. Are you implying that without Rubio on the ticket there is no substantive advantage of Romney over Obama. And if you do hold that viewpoint, how to you think having Rubio as VP would change Romney. The president sets policy for an administration.
yes, I view Obama and Romney as politicians (Poli meaning many tic meaning blood sucking creatures) as opposed to Rubio who I feel is an emesdik guy (hardly stained by politics) I feel both Romney and Obama would say anything possible to get or stay elected, and if Rubio is on the ticket I feel he would veer Romney in the right direction (this is just MPO)May 16, 2012 1:20 am at 1:20 am #875088Yamoos7123Member
OOM and YW moderator-42: I think that you are being over on lashon harah and one of the rules is no lashon harah. I am especially ashamed of you moderator bc you are supposed to be preventing this kind of thingMay 16, 2012 2:22 am at 2:22 am #875089
Yamoos: I don’t harbor you any ill will. If you want to know what I think about your type see HERE. If you’d cut out the annoying stuff I think we’d get along fine.May 16, 2012 4:14 am at 4:14 am #875090
“and if Rubio is on the ticket I feel he would veer Romney in the right direction”
I may or may not agree with your definition of politicians. However, do you really believe that they would both advance the same policies? Why do you care if the president is being “sincere”? If you believe that neither is sincere, but one of them will insincerely advance policies that will be better for the country, wouldn’t it make sense to vote for him?
Also, why do you believe that Rubio would have such great influence over a “blood sucking creature”?May 16, 2012 5:11 am at 5:11 am #875091BSDMember
Mickey Mouse will be great for the economy. Who should be vp?May 16, 2012 9:33 am at 9:33 am #875092
Hermione GrangerMay 16, 2012 12:16 pm at 12:16 pm #875093
The constitution Article 93 section 38.8 specifically prohibits a mud-blood from being president or vice president.May 16, 2012 1:01 pm at 1:01 pm #875094hockaroundtheclockMember
Mitch HedbergMay 16, 2012 6:53 pm at 6:53 pm #875095
That’s ok, she’s not really interested anyway:May 16, 2012 7:36 pm at 7:36 pm #875096bygirl93Member
ROMNEY!!!! anything is better than becoming a communist country- because that is what obama is trying to do!!May 16, 2012 9:00 pm at 9:00 pm #875097
I would’ve said Snape. ^_^May 16, 2012 9:06 pm at 9:06 pm #875098
I’m not American – but if I were, I’d go for Obama. Same reasons as besalel. For example, the health care revolution he initiated has to be preserved. In the UK we have the NHS which is absolutely amazing, way beter than the rumours I had heard before moving here. Maybe it’s not great everywhere – but in the Gateshead/Newcastle area, the NHS is absolutely great.May 16, 2012 9:39 pm at 9:39 pm #875099
I would’ve said Snape. ^_^
Isn’t he the incumbent?May 16, 2012 10:40 pm at 10:40 pm #875100yitayningwutParticipant
I would totally vote for Snape.May 16, 2012 11:31 pm at 11:31 pm #875101
However, do you really believe that they would both advance the same policies?
no, however I feel that after an Obama we need someone to bring us back on track someone like Reagan after Carter, I don’t think Romney is that man
Also, why do you believe that Rubio would have such great influence over a “blood sucking creature”?
A person’s running mate is the direction in which he wants to goMay 17, 2012 12:18 am at 12:18 am #875102
Isn’t he the incumbent?
My uncle has a bumper sticker that says “Republicans for Voldemort,” so I guess the lineup is Snape vs. Voldemort. Hmm, tough call… ^_^May 17, 2012 12:49 am at 12:49 am #875103
^_^ Nymphadora ^_^May 17, 2012 1:52 am at 1:52 am #875104
“no, however I feel that after an Obama we need someone to bring us back on track someone like Reagan after Carter, I don’t think Romney is that man”
I may agree with you. But Romney is the only one (with any kind of chance) who is running against Obama. So why wouldn’t you vote for the more preferable choice even if it’s not what you wanted.
“A person’s running mate is the direction in which he wants to go”
I disagree. I believe that a person’s running mate is the person who can bring in a state or segmant of the electorate that he could not otherwise get. Do you think that Joe Biden is the direction that Obama wanted to go? He just needed an older and more experienced politician to balance his youth. Does Biden have ANY influence over policy? In fact, how many VPs did?May 17, 2012 3:40 am at 3:40 am #875105
Oh why thank you for your vote of confidence, doodle of a man. ^_^ Would you like to be my VP?May 17, 2012 10:04 pm at 10:04 pm #875106
Only if you win.May 17, 2012 10:21 pm at 10:21 pm #875107
YAY! Vote for Tonks and DoodleMan, dedicated to bringing you the best in laughs and snorts this term! 8DMay 17, 2012 10:45 pm at 10:45 pm #875108
whoever doesnt vote for us is officially a troll.May 18, 2012 1:49 am at 1:49 am #875109writersoulMember
I revel in my last presidential election in which I can kick back, relax and not need to think of for whom to vote.
Blame the grownups!
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