ABB (Anyone But Bush)

James Callan jabeca at DRIZZLE.COM
Thu Feb 12 03:37:20 UTC 2004

>    I remember ABC (Anyone But Cuomo).  Unfortunately, that gave New Yorkers
>George Pataki.

I remember my grandparents (my family's dyed-in-the-wool Republicans)
discussing their ABCs early in the 1996 Republican primaries: [Lamar]
Alexander Beats Clinton. This became "anyone but Clinton" after
Alexander left the race.

Google turns up 45 hits on abc "alexander beats clinton"; Google
Groups shows 80.

James Callan, copywriter
"This was a gargantuan leap of logic, in my opinion, but I suppose
that's the sort of thing copywriters get paid for." -- Cecil Adams

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