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Huntsman Makes It Official: He’s Bailing

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Jon Huntsman made it official this morning — he’s out of the race.

Right wing bloggers are celebrating, because Huntsman is relatively sane compared to the rest of the field. For example, at rabid far right blog “Weasel Zippers” (a name he stole from our random sayings, by the way), the numbskulled proprietor manages to dredge up an entire four words: He won’t be missed.

Then his commenters, as usual, spew hatred and bigotry.

Buh-bye!

Don’t let the door hit you in the ass on the way out.

[…]

Buh-ye, you smarmy little dipshit.

[…]

See ya. Go back to China.

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I hope any repub candidates won’t give Huntsman any secrets, the man did work for barry soetero, would not surprise me if he passes republican campaign secrets and strageties to David axel-hole.

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too bad, his wife and daughters are easy on the eyes !

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Couldn’t shake off the Obama stink oozing from him.

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His arrogance was nauseating. I hope he finds a new hobby like fighting global warming in China instead of getting back into Utah politics.

If you want to know why Jon Huntsman never stood a chance in today’s GOP, all you have to do is read the comments about him at any right wing website. The Republican base (the online version, anyway) despises him, as they despise anyone who isn’t to the right of the John Birch Society.

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