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Explanation of US terminology sought...

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    Toby Hansenposted 6 years ago

    Could an American Hubber please explain to me what GOP means? I often see the term in forum titles, and then tonight I heard it mentioned on the ABC (Australia) News.

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      Rabid Pumaposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      It's an acronym for "Grand Old Party," which is synonymous with the Republican party.

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        Toby Hansenposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        Aha! Thank you RP. smile

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    habeeposted 6 years ago

    Toby, do you know what P.U.M.A. stands for??

    Party Unity My A$$

    Supporters of Hillary Clinton in 2008. I think my best friend is still a PUMA!

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      Rabid Pumaposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      That's news to me! Maybe I should have picked a different handle. yikes

 
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