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Since all my other scenarios have no point due to the fact Obama won I will compile a major 2012 scenario.


Obama-Biden have done fairly well in their four years. Events:

  • March 13, 2009- Terrorist Attack on the Nation's Capitol, Planes fly into US Capitol, Pentagon, and the Washington Monument(I know this is unlikely but I couldn't find another place for the attack)

  • March 13, 2009- President Obama responds quickly, and announces war on Pakistan
  • March 14, 2008- Troops invade Pakistan, and death toll announced for March 13's attacks: 1,692 deaths and 12,342 injuries
  • April 2, 2009- America withdraws all troops from Iraq
  • April 15, 2009- Shots fired at the presidential motorcade, Misses President Obama, Man who shot the motorcade was arrested
  • May 7, 2009- Obama announces plan to withdraw from Pakistan
  • July 5, 2009- President Obama approves financial bailout plan for 900 Billion Dollars
  • September 12, 2009- President Obama approves a thir bailout, this time for 400 billion dollars
  • January 16, 2010- Vice-President Biden announces he is "displeased" with the senate
  • March 12, 2010- American troops assasinate Osama Bin Laden
  • March 13, 2010- President Obama withdraws all troops from Pakistan
  • April 16, 2010- President Obama reaches 87% approval
  • July 4, 2010- Governor Sarah Palin announces candidacy for 2012's presidential race
  • September 3, 2010- Gas Prices reach $2.00 a gallon
  • September 4, 2010- President Obama reaches 67% approval ratings
  • October 28, 2010- America enters the Second Great Depression
  • October 29, 2010- Mitt Romney announces race for presidency in 2012.
  • October 30, 2010- Joe Lieberman switches parties to become a republican
  • November 4, 2010- It is now clear Senator McCain won re election
  • January 5, 2011- Joe Lieberman announces race for presidemcy

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How about Washington Monument instead of White House Lawn? Just seems a bit more likely.

Also, how'd gas hit $1? Lets go for $2 first.

For the Dems, a fringe candidate will run on a "stop invading countries" line, like a Kucinich

For GOP, Huckabee is certainly possible, Perry might be a little more of a stretch. More likely Kay Bailey Hutchinson and Tim Pawlenty

If we're in the 2nd Great Depression, a couple economic candidates are likely. Maybe Corzine for the Dems, or Bloomberg as an indy?

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