The other Mormon Presidential candidate

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    No, I'm not talking about Jon Huntsman. Or even for Presidenet of the United States.

    Meridian Magazine - Yet Another Latter-day Saint Runs for President - Meridian Magazine - LDS, Mormon and Latter-day Saint News and Views

    Yeah Semake is the only Mormon in Malia and running for President (assuming the elections take place due to military issues).

    Not only does he have an amazing back story, but I wish we could see some of his policies implimented here:

     
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    Ruh oh! The Mormons are planning world domination!

    That does it! I'm voting for Obama.


    *Joke*
     
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    If he wins, can we get all you LDS to move there?
     
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    This thread isn't about religion it about the bogeyman of the right. I think sometimes, actually all the time, conservatives (I wish there were a better word) forget what it takes to have a stable and relatively just society in their narrow minded focus on the bogeyman. "Poor countries are poor not because they lack resources, but because they lack effective political institutions." Francis Fukuyama - and he is considered a conservative.

    "The unity of Government, which constitutes you one people, is also now dear to you. It is justly so; for it is a main pillar in the edifice of your real independence, the support of your tranquillity at home, your peace abroad; of your safety; of your prosperity; of that very Liberty, which you so highly prize. But as it is easy to foresee, that, from different causes and from different quarters, much pains will be taken, many artifices employed, to weaken in your minds the conviction of this truth; as this is the point in your political fortress against which the batteries of internal and external enemies will be most constantly and actively (though often covertly and insidiously) directed, it is of infinite moment, that you should properly estimate the immense value of your national Union to your collective and individual happiness; that you should cherish a cordial, habitual, and immovable attachment to it; accustoming yourselves to think and speak of it as of the Palladium of your political safety and prosperity; watching for its preservation with jealous anxiety; discountenancing whatever may suggest even a suspicion, that it can in any event be abandoned; and indignantly frowning upon the first dawning of every attempt to alienate any portion of our country from the rest, or to enfeeble the sacred ties which now link together the various parts." Quote DB :: Speeches :: George Washington :: George Washington's Farewell Address Speech
     
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    Let us not forget that the leader of the US Senate, Harry Reid, is a Mormon. He is more Powerful than POTUS. He can block any Legislative requests from POTUS or the Republican controlled House of Representatives.
     
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    That's pretty scary.
     
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    Wonder if the Mormon radicals see an opening for a theocracy.
     
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