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Caucuses and Primaries explained in entertaining cartoon.

http://www.youtube.com

Recently there has been many episodes of FTL that tried to explain the election process, caucuses and primaries. However, this video does it far better, while being entertaining.

Watch to the very end. There be a surprise waiting! (aka "wait for it").

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The GOP's Fear of the Rise of Ron Paul

http://news.yahoo.com

After Iowa, Republican Party finally figures out the fit has hit the shan, wants desperately not to get "Perot'd" by Ron Paul and his supporters. In fact, there are hints Republican operatives actually _understand_ Paul and his supporters as NOT "kooks." The key comment: "Paul agrees with us 85 percent of the time," said the operative, "and his supporters are earnest conservatives and libertarians who have no reason to support Obama in 2012 unless they're stepped on by our team."

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"Will Ron Paul kill the caucuses?" - Outright Lies About Paul

http://www.politico.com

Heavy handed hate article on Ron Paul and how his win in Iowa would discredit the caucus, but if anyone else wins, it will be okay.

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2012 Republican Presidential Iowa Poll Trends for June 9 - December 18

http://i.imgur.com

This is a graph from Real Clear Politics showing polling trends for popular Republican candidates from June 9 to December 18, 2011.

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Ron Paul Media Blackout Confirmed

http://www.theatlanticwire.com

A new study by the Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism shows that the Texas Congressman has received the least overall coverage of any candidate.

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Herman Cain Gets An Economics Lesson From A New Hampshire Voter

http://abcnews.go.com

CONCORD, N.H. — “I can tell you in New Hampshire people don’t like sales tax,” a diner eating lunch in a Concord restaurant told the former Godfather’s Pizza CEO. “Don’t confuse the New Hampshire sales tax with this because you’re going to have to pay that anyway,” Cain said.

But the man quickly corrected the presidential candidate: “New Hampshire doesn’t have a sales tax.” “Don’t mix the two,” Cain insisted. “Some people say, well we don’t want a sales tax. It’s not a state sales tax.”

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Ron Paul backers migrate to N.H. en masse

http://www.msnbc.msn.com

Libertarian hero Ron Paul stands to benefit from a little-known phenomenon stirring in New Hampshire: Fans of hands-off government are migrating en masse to the state where license plates boast the motto “Live Free or Die”—and where, coincidentally, the presidential primary season kicks off.

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romney beats ron paul in nh straw poll - wtf?

http://blogs.abcnews.com

wtf? romney over paul in nh ... really? ... really?

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Save Julian Assange: Don't outlaw WikiLeaks!

http://act.demandprogress.org

"Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT) is leading the charge to outlaw WikiLeaks. First he successfully pressured Amazon.com to stop hosting the WikiLeaks website and now, as Julian Assange has been arrested in the UK, he's introduced a new bill changing the law to make WikiLeaks illegal. He even wants to go after The New York Times!" I know it it won't do much, but PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION.

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Penn Jillette's New Show "Penn Point" at Revision3.com

http://revision3.com

Penn Jillette has a new show on Revision3.com, Penn Point, that's on 4 times a week (Monday through Thursday). It is very similar to his previous "vlog" Penn Says, except Revision3 are not idiots like Sony/crackle, so now us europeans can watch too. A must for all Penn Jillette fans.

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