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Fleemco198 (Fleemco198)
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it has to do with a popular political phrase...
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Is the phrase a campaign slogan? Is it on currency?
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Is it American politics? Another country? Is the scrund about the origin of the phrase?
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Is the phrase a campaign slogan? Is it on currency?no,no
Is it American politics?it is probably used in other countries but for the purpose of language it is in english. Another country? Is the scrund about the origin of the phrase?no,no
unanswered are a no.
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Is the phrase related to a specific branch of politics? To elections? To a specific political position? Or just to politics in general?
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Was this phrase coined by one particular politician? if so an american? president? Living? Would this phrase be well known world wide? Is it taken from a political address?
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Is the phrase related to a specific branch of politics? To elections? To a specific political position? Or just to politics in general?this, but it is used outside politics it is just that it is more common in politics
Was this phrase coined by one particular politician? if so an american? president? Living? Would this phrase be well known world wide?yes Is it taken from a political address?it has been used quite often in these.
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Does the phrase mention "change"?
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Does the phrase mention "change"?it could, but not necessarily
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Does the phrase mention a specific party? The word "party"?
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Does the phrase mention a specific party? The word "party"?no
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Hint: Primarily a three word phrase.
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Is voting relevant? Those little "Yes I Voted" or "I Voted Today" stickers you get after voting?
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Is voting relevant? Those little "Yes I Voted" or "I Voted Today" stickers you get after voting?
no
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Hint: something that never happend before
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Is an election relevant? But not voting, correct? Is gender relevant?
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Is an election relevant?It could be...ex.Obama being elected But not voting, correct?yes Is gender relevant?it could be...ex. if Hillary Clinton would have been elected.
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Obama was the first black US president, and Hillary Clinton would have been the first female...so is this about minorities (or others who are non-white males)?

<i>And happy 500th post!</i.
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Obama was the first black US president, and Hillary Clinton would have been the first female...so is this about minorities (or others who are non-white males)?

And happy 500th post!
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Obama was the first black US president, and Hillary Clinton would have been the first female...so is this about minorities (or others who are non-white males)? no, not really
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Are any offices relevant? Congress? More specifically, the House? Senate? The presidency? Vice-presidency? Any of the three branches relevant? Legislative? Executive? Judicial? Is a "dark horse" or "no-name" candidate relevant? Is the scrund about the phrase "dark horse candidate"? Just "dark horse"?
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Are any offices relevant? Congress? More specifically, the House? Senate? The presidency? Vice-presidency? Any of the three branches relevant? Legislative? Executive? Judicial? Is a "dark horse" or "no-name" candidate relevant? Is the scrund about the phrase "dark horse candidate"? Just "dark horse"?none specifically...and remember it can be used out side of politics.
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Does it mention a person's name? Does it allude to a past event?
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Does it mention a person's name?no Does it allude to a past event?in a manner, yes
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Does it use the word "past"? "Present"? "Future"?
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Does it use the word "past"? "Present"? "Future"?no
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Does it mention time?
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Does it mention time?umm......yope...
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Does it use the word "time"? A variant of "time"? Another tense? Plural?
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Is the phrase in English? Latin? Is it found on currency?
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Does it use the word "time"? A variant of "time"? Another tense? Plural? well...it is an allusion to something in the past...it doesn't say it directly.
Is the phrase in English?yes Latin? Is it found on currency?
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it has to do with uncommonness and/or uniqueness...
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Does the phrase include the word "unknown"?
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Does the phrase include the word "unknown"?no
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Does the phrase allude to something that happened in American history? European? African? Asian? Greek? Roman?
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Does the phrase allude to something that happened in American history? European? African? Asian? Greek? Roman?

this may help
-rephrase-
*well...it is an allusion to nothing in the past...it doesn't say it directly.*
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Does it just allude to the past? Is it about the values of the past? The Founding Fathers?
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Does it just allude to the past?this Is it about the values of the past? The Founding Fathers?

it uses the past as a reference, even though it is speaking about the present.
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Does it say something about "we used to..."? "we were..."?
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Does it say something about "we used to..."? "we were..."?
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Wow...double post, 9 minutes apart. Sorry - got sidetracked.
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Does it say something about "we used to..."? "we were..."?no
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what i thought it was originally had to do with the 'head' of something...
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Head of state? Head of the country?
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Head of state? Head of the country?this
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Is the title of the country's head relevant? President? Prime Minister? King? Or did you think the "head of the country" was a physical head?
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Is the title of the country's head relevant? President?this Prime Minister? King? Or did you think the "head of the country" was a physical head?
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Was the scrund about the word "president"? About the role of the president?
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Was the scrund about the word "president"?this About the role of the president?
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Did you mix up "president" with "precedent"?
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Did you mix up "president" with "precedent"?bingo

**spoiler**
Whenever somebody said unprecedented I thought they were saying unpresidented.
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Good one!

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