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Old 10-17-2012, 10:12 AM
John Mace John Mace is online now
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Originally Posted by Shakes View Post
We had one dolt actually try to tell us he could bring gas down to $2 a gallon. (Nobody bought his BS, but he did try to sell us that line.)
That was Gingrich. I think almost everyone went on that. But keep in mind that he is famous for making outrageous predictions like that. I'm not sure that many other politicians fall into the category you are staking out in your OP. I think it's more common that they blame the opposition for higher gas prices without actually promising to lower them. But I could be wrong...