Jon Huntsman - Leaving the GOP?

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    Let me guess....He's leaving because of all the partisanship and they've allegedly veered sooooooo far to the right. :rolleyes:
     
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    Dunno, but I don't think that the China comment he made over the weekend helped him much. He compared the GOP to Communist China.
     
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    I completely understand where he is coming from. The GOP has been overrun by psychos, hypocrites, traitors, parroting retards, and did I say psychos?

    Since the Democratic party is and always has been controlled by big government control freaks, where does a guy like Huntsman go?

    I found myself in the same dilemna years ago. All the third parties are propellerheads. So I have been out here wandering in the wildnerness for a while now. A conservative without a party, sickened by the UnConservatives who have ruptured and are bleeding into the brain of the GOP, turning it into a lumbering, slurring, mentally incapacitated body badly in need of rehabilitation.

    I don't blame Huntsman for bailing, but I am afraid the very nature of things is such that his star power was never allowed to shine bright enough for him to light the path to a better way. Any third party centered on him will not survive long, sadly.
     
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    He is entirely correct that any dissent is not tolerated. You either go with the Party line, no matter how insane it is, or you are ostracized. The GOP wants parroting puppets, not thinkers.
     
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    Yeah, I know. It started when they kicked Colin Powell out back in 2004, and they've been getting rid of anyone who might even come close to agreeing with Obama. Matter of fact, many of the policies Obama now supports are ideas that were started by the GOP in the late 90's, early 00's.
     
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    Huntsman needs to get behind Fluke's vagina
     
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    The Democrat party is overrun by psychos, hypocrites, traitors, parroting retards as well.

    Unfortunately for Huntsman, there's no other party of squishy, wishy-washy, milquetoast, principle-less shoe salesmen like him, outside of the GOP.
     
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    Yanno, out of all the GOP candidates, Huntsman seemed to be the most likely the one with good ideas.
     
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