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Was anybody here a Bachmann fan?

2012 GOP contenders have no regrets as they watch Obama inauguration

Former GOP presidential contenders Newt Gingrich and Rep. Michele Bachmann had hoped to be taking the oath of office on Monday, but they were all smiles as they lined up to watch President Obama deliver an Inaugural address for the second time.

Bachmann (R-Minn.) was snapping photos with her iPhone as she waited in a procession line in the Capitol with other members of Congress.

“This is history,” she told her colleagues.

Bachmann was briefly a front-runner for the Republican nomination after she won the Iowa straw poll in August 2011. She faded in the polls soon after, however, and dropped out of the race in early 2012.

Far from regretful, Bachmann told The Hill it was “a thrill” to watch Obama’s second inauguration.

The rest at: http://thehill.com/blogs/in-the-know/in-the-know/278293-2012...

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Flat Broke Love

(crank it up!)
http://youtu.be/0THhttp://youtu.be/0THtUdN8iRktUdN8iRk

"Government is the entertainment division of the military-industrial complex". - Frank Zappa

Been drivin' all night my hand's wet on the wheel....

WEEEEE got a thingggggg and its called "Radar Love...."

Love the BTO!

This is the article that got my posting privileges revoked:
http://bklim.newsvine.com/_news/2013/05/12/18212165-dr-stan-...

Wrong band

Radar Love was done by Golden Earring, not BTO.

D'oh!

I lost a bet to my husband on that once already.... glad there was no one betting me! lol!
What can I say? I was "under the influence" that decade...

This is the article that got my posting privileges revoked:
http://bklim.newsvine.com/_news/2013/05/12/18212165-dr-stan-...

I think she's kind of cute

But that's about it. Yep, just posted that. Good thing my name really isn't f-buzz!

Bachmann Won the Christian Pandering Award - IMHO

As a Christian, that lady made me cringe. She was NEVER a front-runner in truth; she was just another willing pawn to be used in the grand game of taking Ron Paul out of the mix.

I'd climb into a skunky dumpster and spend the night before I'd shake that woman's hand!

Restore the Foundations - "If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do?"

She was a close second to

She was a close second to Santorum actually. But otherwise you are spot on about her.

lol

Bachman fan.

"A great civilization is not conquered from without until it has destroyed itself within" W. Durant

In my opinion...

...Bachmann was one of several candidates, wholly owned by the establishment, whose task was to divide the conservative vote to ensure a Romney victory. She was/is a neocon playing a conservative on TV: same as Santorum, Cain, Gingrich, and all the other "not Romneys" they trotted out.

"Alas! I believe in the virtue of birds. And it only takes a feather for me to die laughing."

95% of the pols

play for the same team. Two teams: Authoritarians and non-authoritarians.

“When a well-packaged web of lies has been sold gradually to the masses over generations, the truth will seem utterly preposterous and its speaker a raving lunatic.” – Dresden James