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Do you think McCain picked Palin b/c she is a women?

Thats what I thought when I heard. That he saw how well Clinton did and thought he would get those voters by picking a women. Now they are saying that they are going to use her as a scapegoat if he looses. I dont didn't have anything against McCain until he picked her. I just thought it was a bad choice on his part.



I also read this which I thought was kinda funny: this is an

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:41 PM on Oct. 30, 2008 in Politics & Current Events

Answers (36)
  • No.. I think he picked her because of her very conservative views which is one of the reasons I like her.
    bonn777

    Answer by bonn777 at 12:43 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • http://news.yahoo.com/s/politico/15073
    this is the link
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:44 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • Yes.
    lilbit837

    Answer by lilbit837 at 12:44 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • umm no, not at all. he picked her cuz he believed shes make a good vp.


    whats up with obama pickin biden?
    JuLiAnSmOmMy317

    Answer by JuLiAnSmOmMy317 at 12:44 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • I definitely thinked he picked her because she is a woman. He got nervous that Obama was such big competition and chose her to get more votes. I thought is was a weak move. If he was going to intentionally pick a woman then he would have picked someone with more experience!
    Steph319

    Answer by Steph319 at 12:46 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • But he was quoted on national tv saying he didnt know her very well, so why would someone pick someone that they didnt know? b/c he wanted those votes
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:46 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • Yea I dont like Biden either :(
    Steph319

    Answer by Steph319 at 12:47 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • Of course he did! She was never even in the running til he thought he could prey on Clinton supporters...
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 12:48 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • by intentionally i mean from the VERY beginning
    Steph319

    Answer by Steph319 at 12:48 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

  • i think he picked her for 2 reasons: she's a woman and she's very conservative and speaks directly to the republican base.
    i think huckabee would have been a better pick.
    heatherama

    Answer by heatherama at 12:48 PM on Oct. 30, 2008

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