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Are you really comparing Obama to Lincoln? You'll find a lot more similarities with Carter.

Not really, so much as I am making a point about the validity of the resume comparison.

What else would you have me compare the candidates on other than than their past experiences? You hire people for jobs based on their qualifications for that job. Obama hadn't done anything that remotely prepared him for being the President.

Strong disagree, regarding your view on qualifications.

that he didn't have them, or that that is what we should be basing our decision on?

That the particular qualifications you're citing are vital.

You don't think running something, anything, would be useful to running the country?

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