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Does Paul Ryan's Black Ex-Girlfriend Matter? Does it change your view of him? Does it make him more votable (is that a word?) ?

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TITLE OF ARTICLE: Does Paul Ryan's Black Ex-Girlfriend Matter?

http://www.theroot.com/blogs/paul-ryan/does-paul-ryans-black-girlfriend-matter

 

**Read the article.  The title is Does Paul Ryan's Black Ex-Girlfriend Matter?   I personally do not care if he dated an AA woman.  Some of the most racist people I ever met have been married to an ethinic minority. **

 
booklover545

Asked by booklover545 at 2:48 PM on Aug. 29, 2012 in Politics & Current Events

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Answers (19)
  • Don't care, he's still a Dickensian weenie
    adnilm

    Answer by adnilm at 8:47 AM on Aug. 30, 2012

  • I am not taking time to read it but will answer your question. Why would it matter? I vote for issues not relationships.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 2:50 PM on Aug. 29, 2012

  • your point? He dated a black woman. Who gives a damn.
    LostSoul88

    Answer by LostSoul88 at 2:50 PM on Aug. 29, 2012

  • Dated a black girl.... Oh my the kkk is going to get him.
    amazinggrace83

    Answer by amazinggrace83 at 3:14 PM on Aug. 29, 2012

  • not to me. i dated a AA guy once, so what? the only thing that it shows is that he's probably not racist, which i would hope in today's world none of our elected officials are (too bad thats not true). i dont vote for someone based off their past consensual love interests or the race of their family members. their current policies are what matter.

    and if someone is swayed from voting for Obama/Biden to voting Romney/Ryan just b/c Ryan dated an AA girl in college, then they are stupid.
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 2:56 PM on Aug. 29, 2012

  • No, it doesn't change my opinion. I like him!
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 2:53 PM on Aug. 29, 2012

  • It wouldn't change my vote either way.
    RelaxedMom2-3

    Answer by RelaxedMom2-3 at 3:12 PM on Aug. 29, 2012

  • I don't care. He's an idiot and I'm ashamed that he comes from my state
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 3:20 PM on Aug. 29, 2012

  • What matters to me is that one time in college when he did something naughty with duct tape, chopsticks and a flute. No way I'm voting for him after that.
    ABeaverhausen

    Answer by ABeaverhausen at 2:52 PM on Aug. 29, 2012

  • I agree with Dardenella. I vote issues. I don't care who he dated.
    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 3:05 PM on Aug. 29, 2012

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