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Super Tuesday: Don’t get brainwashed by the media… it isn’t over by a long shot. The Revolution continues!!!

Posted in 2008 Elections, Ron Paul, Super Tuesday by rip747 on February 6, 2008

In response to my last post in the Ron Paul forums, a poster by the name of roxic27 explains why Super Tuesday really means dick.

The results coming in, at first glance, seems discouraging. I’m sure all over the world Ron Paul’s supporters, their friends and families are saying one of two things: “what the hell happened” and “I told you so” What everyone needs to do is take a deep breath and remember a few things. First off these results are good. Even though it seems as though Ron Paul is coming in last, the popular votes mean NOTHING. Most of these Super Tuesday states are winner take all. What that means is if ONE candidate wins with 51% of the votes then the delegates are legally bound to vote for that winner. If no one candidate takes 51% then it becomes a brokered convention. With there being three virtual “front runners” there is no chance of any of the candidates taking that required 51%. Let me repeat THERE IS NO CHANCE OF ANY ONE CANDIDATE TAKING 51%. What does that mean you say? Let me break it down as simply as possible. Take Missouri for example. The Missouri caucuses are March 15th. Over a month away. On March 15th registered voters can show up at their county caucus locations to show their support for their candidate. Because there was no 51% winner then those voters are able to vote for any candidate they want. There is not much of a turnout at these caucuses. Only hard core GOP party members show up for the caucus and those numbers are not high. SO if 100 people show up at my county caucus in Webster county, and 75 of us are Ron Paul supporters then we get ALL 15 OF WEBSTER COUNTIES DELEGATES. Same for each county. we can still win this election. All that needs to be done is for each and every Ron Paul supporter to show up at their county caucus. Thats it. JUST SHOW UP at that point the real election results will be decided. The mainstream media is doing their best at brainwashing Americans into believing that John McCain and Hillary are the nominees after tonight BUT THIS IS SIMPLY NOT TRUE!

Ron Paul has a lot of money. He also has a lot of support. BUT its going to take more than money and support. GET on the phone. call your friends, ask them to come to the caucus to vote for YOU as delegate. call the voters in your county, find out which ones voted for Ron Paul. if those people will show up at the caucus for you then he will win. Or you can sit back and cry and whine that what you did wasn’t good enough and watch our country be ruled by neo-cons for at least 4 more years.

The Revolution Continues!!!

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  1. Bryce Martin said, on February 7, 2008 at 2:20 pm

    Mitt Romney dropped out today. Hang in there Ron. Its gonna be a 2 man race before you know it. McCain can’t debate himself.

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