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Gidney N Cloyd

(19,847 posts)
Sat Feb 20, 2016, 01:42 PM Feb 2016

When Jeb! finally bows out, what will the punditry say was the reason for his campaign failing? [View all]

Whether you personally agree with their conclusion or not, what will become the conventional wisdom for his flop?

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Bush fatigue-- even repubs are sick of the bunch of them
6 (32%)
Jeb!'s lack of charisma, message, desire, vitality, inspiration, positivity, or pretty much any reason to exist let alone run
8 (42%)
General rejection of 'dynasties,' Bush or otherwise
0 (0%)
Anti-establishment feeling among the electorate finally overwhelms anti-electorate feeling among the establishment
2 (11%)
People afraid if he wins we'll never see the damned end of Ana Navarro
0 (0%)
W jumping in to "help" made Jeb! seem less like the 'smarter one'
0 (0%)
Barbara jumping in to "help" made Jeb! look like a pathetic mama's boy
1 (5%)
Voters were actually hoping for Neil, Marvin, Tito or Jermaine to run
0 (0%)
Pundits will step out of shower and tell us the past year of his campaign must have just been a bad dream
0 (0%)
2 (11%)
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