I cast my first vote proudly for Nixon in 1972

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    A no-brainer...........................................
     
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    My first Pres vote was for Carter in the 70's. First last and only time I voted Dem in a presidential election. Foolish youth.
     
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    You and everyone else can’t be blamed; you had no idea Nixon was at the head of a massive criminal conspiracy, violated numerous laws and the Constitution, and nearly brought an end to the Republic.
     
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    If you voted for Obama in the last election to prove you weren't a racist, vote Republican this time to prove you aren't an idiot.
     
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    Nixon would be rejected by the GOP of today. He wanted universal health care, for one thing.
     
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    I was one of the Silent Majority.

    Wasnt all that wild about Nixon.

    Probably would have voted for Robert Kennedy if he hadlived.
     
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    Nixon was an underrated president

    All of the moon landings.............
     
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    I got ya beat

    I voted for Carter in 1976
     
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    and started the EPA
    and opened China
    and ended the Vietnam War.

    just sayin'
     

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