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Old 18th August 2008, 02:17 PM   #1
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Remember when the CTers said Arnold Schwarzenegge was going to be the next President?

Whatever happened to that paranoic theory?
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Old 18th August 2008, 02:35 PM   #2
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it went the way of sylvia browns prediction that clinton would be reelected to a 3rd term in 2000
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Old 18th August 2008, 02:59 PM   #3
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His most recent movies finally came to cable and everyone realized how unelectable he would be outside of the crappy state responsible for them.
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Old 18th August 2008, 08:58 PM   #4
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It went the same place that predictions of the Y2K apocalypse, a Bush dictatorship, and most recently all manner of horrible things on 8/8/08: down the memory hole, never to be spoken of again lest the woo have to admit it was wrong.
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Old 18th August 2008, 11:49 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by Drudgewire View Post
His most recent movies finally came to cable and everyone realized how unelectable he would be outside of the crappy state responsible for them.
Hey, we might self centered, spoiled, naive, wimpy neo-liberals but...................oh.
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Old 19th August 2008, 10:06 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by Drudgewire View Post
His most recent movies finally came to cable and everyone realized how unelectable he would be outside of the crappy state responsible for them.
Hey don't blame us in Northren California; it those Hollywood types down South that are responisble.
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Old 19th August 2008, 10:44 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
Hey don't blame us in Northren California; it those Hollywood types down South that are responisble.

Agreed. NorCal rocks!
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Old 19th August 2008, 01:19 PM   #8
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Do these idiots even have a clue what they’re talking about?

Seriously… two consecutive term limit, anybody? President has to be a BORN American?

Oh, forget what I’m saying. I’m just a silly Canadian who doesn’t know what he’s talking about.

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Old 19th August 2008, 02:17 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by TheDaver View Post
Do these idiots even have a clue what they’re talking about?

Seriously… two consecutive term limit, anybody? President has to be a BORN American?

Oh, forget what I’m saying. I’m just a silly Canadian who doesn’t know what he’s talking about.
its not just 2 consecutive terms, its 2 terms period.

sylvia brown said they were goign to change the law to allow it (which i think would be a constitutional amendment)

but no, im sure most dont have a clue what they are talking about (or at the very least dont think before speaking) in the case of brown she probably said the incumbant would be re-elected because in many cases thats a safe bet, without realizing he was in his second term already
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Old 19th August 2008, 03:00 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by defaultdotxbe View Post
its not just 2 consecutive terms, its 2 terms period.

sylvia brown said they were goign to change the law to allow it (which i think would be a constitutional amendment)
Exactly right. The requirement that the President be a natural-born citizen is in Article II Section 1 of the Constitution:

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No person except a natural born citizen, or a citizen of the United States, at the time of the adoption of this Constitution, shall be eligible to the office of President;
The two-term limit was enacted by an amendment to the Constitution, Amendment XXII, in 1951.

To remove either of these could only be done with another amendment, a process which was designed to be difficult. Amendments aimed at repealing Presidential term limits and at permitting naturalized citizens to be President were introduced in Congress in 2005 and 2004, but they never made it out of Congress.
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Old 25th August 2008, 01:33 AM   #11
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The only conspiracy theories I heard about Arnold came from the LaRouche crowd.

Don't ask me for details, because they weren't coherent enough to remember. Hjalmar Schacht was probably involved somehow.
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Old 25th August 2008, 02:29 AM   #12
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McCain is Schwarzenegger in disguise.. Just like those lizardpeople. Just wait and see..

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Old 26th August 2008, 01:01 PM   #13
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Originally Posted by abenja1 View Post
Whatever happened to that paranoic theory?
Someone will no doubt claim that the reason it never happened because they cottoned on to it in time and exposed it so then the NWO wouldn't dare do it any more. The world has been saved by a fruitloop yet again.
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Old 26th August 2008, 04:28 PM   #14
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Actually, IIRC, the film "Demolition Man" mentioned "President Schwarzennegger". When Character One called the other Character on this impossibility, the other Character did mention an amendment to the Constitution.
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Old 28th August 2008, 01:47 PM   #15
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I recall one conspiraloon on Myspace Forums about a year ago or so, claiming with absolute certainty that "Hillary Klinton" [sic] was going to be the next President, and calling everyone who didn't believe him "brainwashed sheeple" or something to that effect.
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Originally Posted by Comsat Angel View Post
Actually, IIRC, the film "Demolition Man" mentioned "President Schwarzennegger". When Character One called the other Character on this impossibility, the other Character did mention an amendment to the Constitution.
I thought that was rather prescient, given that he subsequently became a governor!
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Old 28th August 2008, 01:53 PM   #17
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"Hillary Klinton" [sic]
Anyone remember Kang and Kodos from the Simpsons?

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Anyone remember Kang and Kodos from the Simpsons?

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Old 29th August 2008, 05:24 AM   #19
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From what I've heard, Arnold may not make it to the RNC due to California's budget not being passed yet.
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