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Did Santorum beat Gingrich in Mississippi due to Democrat Prank Voting? Alabama?
GULAG BOUND ^ | March 14, 2012 | Arlen Williams

Posted on 03/14/2012 1:01:28 PM PDT by PSYCHO-FREEP

GOP being Punk’d?

We know that Democrats are crossing over in open primaries, such as Mississippi and Alabama, in order to vote for Rick Santorum, a big union candidate, their votes intended to throw the Republican National Convention into a contested balloting process.

This tactic was written up at the Daily Kos. Big union money has even invested for the Santorum campaign.

Pardon me for not having all the pertinent facts and I confess I don’t even have time to search for them all, today, to say nothing of presenting and formatting them, here. Can you help? Place further information into comments?

Santorum in Jackson, Mississippi, photo: Rogelio V. Solis, AP If memory serves me correctly, CNN’s John King last evening pointed out there according to their exit polling, about six to eight percent of Alabama voters called themselves Democrats. However, I did not find breakdown by party at the exit poll pages in cnn.com. That seems odd in itself, eh?

And if that many Democrats were willing to tell exit pollsters what they did, how many more just walked by them, refusing to be polled? If you were a prankster-voting in such a case, would you want to be examined by a pollster? Maybe some would. Maybe more would not.

CNN’s exit polls (for Mississippi and for Alabama) and the actual vote counts may be found at their site (and perhaps others have published exit polls, please tell me if you find any). Santorum’s final edge over Gingrich was approximately two percent in Mississippi and six percent in Alabama. Theoretically, both of these tallies could be within the margin of pranking.

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Don't celebrate too early yet, we are all being Punk'd!

6 to 8% of Santorum's votes were Obama Democrats.....Believe it.

1 posted on 03/14/2012 1:01:36 PM PDT by PSYCHO-FREEP
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

Why on earth do we still have open primaries?


2 posted on 03/14/2012 1:03:55 PM PDT by NoGrayZone (Jim "Firebrand" Robinson endorses Newt...with EPIC call to action!!)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP
CNN’s exit polls (for Mississippi and for Alabama) and the actual vote counts may be found at their site (and perhaps others have published exit polls, please tell me if you find any).

Remember how exit polls were oh-so-firmly showing Kerry was winning across the land vs. Bush in 2004?

Sorry... try again.

3 posted on 03/14/2012 1:04:25 PM PDT by ScottinVA (A single drop of American blood for muslims is one drop too many!)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

I am sure that that is what happened in SC, and Ga, how can someone with 14 % national support win anything.


4 posted on 03/14/2012 1:05:18 PM PDT by org.whodat
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

I’d believe it. And I’d believe they were being some of the anti-Gingrich robo-calls on Sunday and Monday.


5 posted on 03/14/2012 1:06:05 PM PDT by Qwackertoo (Gingrich/West 2012)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

I don’t doubt it, obama would MUCH rather go up against wimpy than Gingrich...any day of the week and twice on election day.


6 posted on 03/14/2012 1:06:32 PM PDT by FrankR
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP
I was shocked that Santorum won both of these, now I know why. I imagine tho not as shocked as Gingrich, now he knows why too.
7 posted on 03/14/2012 1:07:36 PM PDT by the jogger
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

I believe it. Santorum is the Left’s dream candidate for Obama to run against.


8 posted on 03/14/2012 1:07:36 PM PDT by Utmost Certainty (Our Enemy, the State | Gingrich 2012)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

If Democrats give us Santorum over Romney,I will thank them kindly.

If Democrats and big labor like Santorum, then maybe Santorum is a lot more electable in the general election than some give him credit for.

After all, it’s hard to collect union dues when your workforce is drawing food stamps.


9 posted on 03/14/2012 1:08:05 PM PDT by DannyTN
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To: org.whodat

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/exit-polls-show-santorum-wins-in-al-with-voters-considering-candidates-religion-closer-in-ms/2012/03/14/gIQAeE4rBS_story.html


10 posted on 03/14/2012 1:08:27 PM PDT by org.whodat
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

I believe it. One of my liberal friends in AL was talking about how he hadn’t decided who to vote for on Monday evening. He hates them all but probably voted for the weakest option.


11 posted on 03/14/2012 1:08:32 PM PDT by petitfour
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To: FrankR

Yes, of the 3 (Romney, Gingrich, Santorum), Newt would be the best one to defeat 0bama.


12 posted on 03/14/2012 1:08:42 PM PDT by NEMDF
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

Just like Michigan.


13 posted on 03/14/2012 1:08:56 PM PDT by trappedincanuckistan (livefreeordietryin)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

A friend of mine in Birmingham says at least 10% of the votes for Lawyer Rickey in Jefferson County were democrat voters.

I’d be surprised if there weren’t a lot more than that in a few other cities. The democrat fascists as well as the Vichy Republicans are scared to death that Newt might somehow get the nomination. Lawyer Ricky or Bishop Romney they don’t worry about.


14 posted on 03/14/2012 1:10:13 PM PDT by Rashputin (Only Newt can defeat both the Fascist democrats and the Vichy GOP)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

No it’s you who’s being punked. The vast majority of non Republican votes are going to Romney. Why? Because with 2 liberals running its a guarantee that a lib wins.


15 posted on 03/14/2012 1:10:42 PM PDT by malos (Call Me Inpressed)
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To: ScottinVA

Move over Paul Qeada, there’s a new batch of nut jobs on the block.


16 posted on 03/14/2012 1:11:00 PM PDT by cripplecreek (What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul?)
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To: ScottinVA

You just refuse to admit that our primary is being manipulated and tampered with, and the evidence proves it.

You are in for a serious “wake up” very soon.


17 posted on 03/14/2012 1:11:22 PM PDT by PSYCHO-FREEP (If you come to a fork in the road, take it........)
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To: NoGrayZone

[Why on earth do we still have open primaries?]

I agree, this party is run by morons!


18 posted on 03/14/2012 1:12:29 PM PDT by PSYCHO-FREEP (If you come to a fork in the road, take it........)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP
Alabama has steel mills and probably unionized. The Unions have been fostering this voting for whichever they feel would be easiest for Obama to beat. In Ohio they went for Santorum and it appears the same thing happened Tuesday.
19 posted on 03/14/2012 1:12:41 PM PDT by elpadre (AfganistaMr Obama said the goal was to "disrupt, dismantle and defeat al-Qaeda" and its allies.)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP
Alabama has steel mills and probably unionized. The Unions have been fostering this voting for whichever they feel would be easiest for Obama to beat. In Ohio they went for Santorum and it appears the same thing happened Tuesday.
20 posted on 03/14/2012 1:12:41 PM PDT by elpadre (AfganistaMr Obama said the goal was to "disrupt, dismantle and defeat al-Qaeda" and its allies.)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

Sorry PSYCHO, it’s not us being Punk’d.

There exists a de facto campaign (by Conservative Republicans Gingrich & Santorum) to deny Romney the number of delegates needed to be selected as the Republican nominee. I agree with this strategy and hope that it succeeds.

To the extent that any (non-conservative) Rats come over and vote for Santorum or Gingrich in a misguided attempt to sabotage the Republicans, I welcome it. They are not the drivers of this strategy, they are USEFUL IDIOTS being used (and “punk’d) by the good guys (i.e., conservatives) in this noble effort. If our efforts to get a conservative nominee succeeds, these Rats will have made an inadvertent contribution to its success.

And, by the way PSYCHO, some of the Rats coming over to vote may be voting for Romney or some may be true conservatives (AKA Reagan Democrats).


21 posted on 03/14/2012 1:13:38 PM PDT by House Atreides
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP
I agree, this party is run by morons!

More like Progressives and elitists....not saying they aren't morons but ideology is ultimately behind the open primary issue...

22 posted on 03/14/2012 1:14:02 PM PDT by wolf24
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

Maroons....as Bugs used to say!


23 posted on 03/14/2012 1:14:10 PM PDT by NoGrayZone (Jim "Firebrand" Robinson endorses Newt...with EPIC call to action!!)
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To: malos

Wrong again. The Deomcrat voters were interviewed and pointed out that they voted for Santorum. Romney or Gingrich were not even mentioned by any of them.


24 posted on 03/14/2012 1:14:40 PM PDT by PSYCHO-FREEP (If you come to a fork in the road, take it........)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP
They were laughing at this very same thing on Dk.

Of course, it is true. They are wanting to keep Newt in the back. heaven forbid, if Newt began to come on strong (can’t have that by the left or by Romney's media nor Newt's own party leaders)

25 posted on 03/14/2012 1:15:33 PM PDT by Christie at the beach (I like Newt and would love to see political dead bodies on the floor.)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

And NEWT knows the game being played and knows what to do about it, that as you know is why he is staying in. One way or another he will do everything he can to see that Romney is not our candidate. Gotta love Newt, he loves America FIRST.


26 posted on 03/14/2012 1:16:03 PM PDT by annieokie
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

No. People aren’t crazy for Newt. That simple.


27 posted on 03/14/2012 1:16:29 PM PDT by dforest
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP
Alabama has steel mills and probably unionized. The Unions have been fostering this voting for whichever they feel would be easiest for Obama to beat. In Ohio they went for Santorum and it appears the same thing happened Tuesday.
28 posted on 03/14/2012 1:17:30 PM PDT by elpadre (AfganistaMr Obama said the goal was to "disrupt, dismantle and defeat al-Qaeda" and its allies.)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

No... it’s because there’s a plethora of BS flying in all directions this year, so I’m looking for better substantiation than your supposition the delta is 6-8%. What’s your evidence? I don’t just buy into what CNN or any other news organization is saying on exit polls.


29 posted on 03/14/2012 1:18:56 PM PDT by ScottinVA (A single drop of American blood for muslims is one drop too many!)
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To: Christie at the beach
You can go read the HuPost and Daily Kos and read their threads/ bragging about it-we are being played to stop Newt
and to have the extreme person possibly winning. This is proof that a number of our elected politicians never won by a clean election.
30 posted on 03/14/2012 1:19:28 PM PDT by Christie at the beach (I like Newt and would love to see political dead bodies on the floor.)
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To: House Atreides

.[ I agree with this strategy and hope that it succeeds.]

Figures......And you about to be educated in regards to the result.


31 posted on 03/14/2012 1:19:34 PM PDT by PSYCHO-FREEP (If you come to a fork in the road, take it........)
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To: NoGrayZone
Why on earth do we still have open primaries?

Because the RNC is run by a bunch of loooosers!

32 posted on 03/14/2012 1:19:34 PM PDT by McGruff (Newt Gingrich, the closest thing we've got to Sarah Palin.)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

I’m willing to believe that’s what happened in GA and SC...FL even. AL and MS? Not so much.


33 posted on 03/14/2012 1:20:14 PM PDT by pgkdan (Rick Santorum 2012. Conservative's last, best chance!)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP
The Deomcrat voters were interviewed and pointed out that they voted for Santorum.

And you're believing what they say translates into that 6-8% you're touting here?

34 posted on 03/14/2012 1:20:47 PM PDT by ScottinVA (A single drop of American blood for muslims is one drop too many!)
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To: malos

Well then, put you money where your mouth is slick!

Shoe me even half a link supporting your rhetoric, or your claim.

(Waiting for your reply)


35 posted on 03/14/2012 1:22:54 PM PDT by PSYCHO-FREEP (If you come to a fork in the road, take it........)
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To: elpadre
Alabama has steel mills and probably unionized.

Wrong genius. That's why they're in AL and not PA.

36 posted on 03/14/2012 1:23:03 PM PDT by pgkdan (Rick Santorum 2012. Conservative's last, best chance!)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP
Did Santorum beat Gingrich in Mississippi due to Democrat Prank Voting?

If so, all those dems are going to feel REALLY bad if Santorum is elected president. It couldn't happen to a better bunch ;)

PSYCHO-FREEP, will you stop bashing Santorum if he gets the nomination?

37 posted on 03/14/2012 1:23:03 PM PDT by matt1234 (Bring back the HUAC.)
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To: House Atreides

And, by the way PSYCHO, some of the Rats coming over to vote may be voting for Romney or some may be true conservatives (AKA Reagan Democrats).

That may be true. What I saw in Michigan were Democrat strategists (Joe DiSano), and liberal radio show hosts (Tony Trupiano) organizing Democrats to vote for Rick because they thought he’d be easier for Obama to beat. The local news interviewed Democrat after Democrat after voting that day. None were actual Santorum supporters. They were hardcore Obama supporters.

My question is do you have any numbers to support your suggestion?


38 posted on 03/14/2012 1:23:24 PM PDT by trappedincanuckistan (livefreeordietryin)
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To: McGruff

I need that Maroons Bugs Bunny pic I saw last night. Totally the RNC!


39 posted on 03/14/2012 1:23:41 PM PDT by NoGrayZone (Jim "Firebrand" Robinson endorses Newt...with EPIC call to action!!)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

PROVE IT or STFU!


40 posted on 03/14/2012 1:25:36 PM PDT by US Navy Vet (Go Packers! Go Rockies! Go Boston Bruins! See, I'm "Diverse"!)
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To: elpadre

I thought those Southern states had the Right-to Work Law. No one is forced to join a union.


41 posted on 03/14/2012 1:26:29 PM PDT by RightLady (Liberty above all)
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To: dforest
[No. People aren’t crazy for Newt. That simple.]

Drop your fixation on Newt. He is no longer a contender. There is a much more sinister force working against us here. Start thinking ahead for a change.

42 posted on 03/14/2012 1:26:32 PM PDT by PSYCHO-FREEP (If you come to a fork in the road, take it........)
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To: ScottinVA

I cast my first vote for George Bush as an AFL-CIO member. I didn’t have any choice about being in the union but there was no way in hell I was voting for Gore.


43 posted on 03/14/2012 1:26:47 PM PDT by cripplecreek (What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul?)
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To: elpadre
That's right and we hear the liberal radio personality

calling for them to do this very thing in all upcoming primaries. even, Santos was shocked that he won last night. Go back and watch the video of he and his wife's reaction. Thank you, dems. I know that you are reading here. Maybe one day, we will get smart truthful people at the right places vs. these political correctness folks or people appointed to do that of a party asks them to do -secretly as an engaged operative.

44 posted on 03/14/2012 1:27:38 PM PDT by Christie at the beach (I like Newt and would love to see political dead bodies on the floor.)
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To: DannyTN; PSYCHO-FREEP

People are vastly underestimating Santorum’s electability.

He will win with Midwestern working class Catholics, and he has shown that he can draw evangelicals.

The only place he will struggle is with upscale independent suburbanites, who are overrated as a bloc anyway.

Gingrich is the one GOP candidate without a definable constituency.


45 posted on 03/14/2012 1:28:10 PM PDT by Retired Greyhound (.)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

Santorum is a much weaker candidate than Gingrich. Now it looks like Gingrich is toast.


46 posted on 03/14/2012 1:28:18 PM PDT by neocon1984
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

In TN we have a former rep. who was complaining because he wasn’t allowed to vote due to the new voter ID law. I was thinking he’s a Democrat and wondered why he’d even be voting in the primary anyway.


47 posted on 03/14/2012 1:29:48 PM PDT by pnz1
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP
There is a much more sinister force working against us here.

Let us in on it, wouldja?

48 posted on 03/14/2012 1:30:11 PM PDT by ScottinVA (A single drop of American blood for muslims is one drop too many!)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP
Drop your fixation on Newt. He is no longer a contender.

LOL. Famous last words.

49 posted on 03/14/2012 1:30:11 PM PDT by McGruff (Newt Gingrich, the closest thing we've got to Sarah Palin.)
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To: PSYCHO-FREEP

Of course Dims crossed over in Alabama and Mississippi! How do you think Romney got to nearly 30%?????


50 posted on 03/14/2012 1:30:58 PM PDT by cincinnati65 (We've been taken for a ride - by Wall Street and Washington DC - Welcome to Amerika!)
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