posted on May, 25 2008 @ 07:00 PM
I think Barr will definitely draw votes from McCain, especially if McCain is perceived to be unlikely to win the election come November. Too bad, in
a way, because even though I like Hillary and Obama both better than McCain, I'd rather see McCain get elected President.
Why? Because I think Bush has screwed things up so badly there's no way any President is going to be able to fix things in the next four years. The
economy is likely to get worse, we have an obscene national debt and we're finally going to have to start paying off some of that money borrowed from
the Social Security surplus since the oldest boomers are going to be starting to hit retirement age (money that was borrowed to finance tax cuts).
Iraq is a disaster. Afghanistan is going down the tubes quick. The world hates us. There is increasing speculation about a world wide economic
The next four years are going to suck, no matter who is President, and I think that President is going to get blamed for how bad things are even
though it wasn't their doing.