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2016 Postmortem

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Tue May 31, 2016, 01:06 AM May 2016

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders arrives at halftime [View all]

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders arrives at halftime
By Joe Garofoli

Did the Warriors experience a “Bernie bump?” And did their historic comeback preview California’s June 7 presidential primary? An against-all-odds presidential campaign collided with an against-all-odds NBA comeback Monday when Sen. Bernie Sanders — escorted by a police motorcade and the Secret Service — took 10 minutes to roar from his rally in Oakland on Monday to Game 7 at Oracle Arena. He was following the game in his car, and knew the Warriors were down at the half.

As he got out of his car, Sanders said to staffers nearby, “Let's turn this thing around.”
He’s hoping for a massive comeback when California voters cast ballots in a week. A year ago, Sanders trailed Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton by 63 points. In a Public Policy Institute of California survey last week, he was in a statistical dead heat....

Some more News from Oakland.

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People around Bernie 840high May 2016 #1
Apparently not "happy" enough ... NanceGreggs May 2016 #2
Damn I missed the CA primary? When was it? nadinbrzezinski May 2016 #5
They couldn't "have voted" for him since voting hasn't happened yet in California nilram May 2016 #7
Very true. NanceGreggs May 2016 #8
You must be bored or scared to take time out of your day... chwaliszewski May 2016 #10
Message auto-removed Name removed May 2016 #17
No parade you can't rain on, huh? nt Live and Learn May 2016 #12
Yes, this means something to me too. In all the pictures you see of him pdsimdars May 2016 #15
Such a totally wonderful image!! bjo59 May 2016 #3
What a wonderful photo. Please let this man win. nt Live and Learn May 2016 #4
I agree on both counts Art_from_Ark May 2016 #11
...? Agschmid May 2016 #14
Great photo nadinbrzezinski May 2016 #6
Pure joy on those faces! Such a rare sight in our political life! Peace Patriot May 2016 #9
His nap earlier seems to have perked him up. Starry Messenger May 2016 #13
Ageism. mac56 May 2016 #20
He's 74. It's isn't agism when a person is actually elderly. Starry Messenger May 2016 #25
Huh? Just like sexism isn't sexism when the person is a woman... 2cannan May 2016 #27
He's welcome to do anything he wants. Starry Messenger May 2016 #29
So what's your point other than to be snarky with Bernie fans? chwaliszewski May 2016 #30
Oh I'm sorry, I forgot that Bernie fans are the picture of decorum. Starry Messenger May 2016 #31
Oh, 'they started it so that makes my behavior okay' excuse. Got it. chwaliszewski May 2016 #32
I never said any of those things, so bye! Starry Messenger May 2016 #33
TTFN chwaliszewski May 2016 #34
lol. lets try that reasoning with other types of discrimination ans see whar happens. aikoaiko May 2016 #28
He makes me Proud to be an American madokie May 2016 #16
Lol, now Bernie gets credit for Steph Curry being good at basketball nt geek tragedy May 2016 #18
Everybody loves Bernie! The peoples candidate! B Calm May 2016 #19
Then why is he losing? mythology May 2016 #22
This message was self-deleted by its author DebDoo May 2016 #21
So... people of color don't like Bernie? lagomorph777 May 2016 #23
Upon seeing photo HRC supporters say Bernie pushed Black woman as she fell screaming in pain aikoaiko May 2016 #24
LOL--How true! Or I was thinking "Bernie Sanders makes pass at another woman while kiss cam rolls!" 2cannan May 2016 #26
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