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mark / August 8, 2003 1:27 PM

Jason Molina

(Gainesville expatriate Jon Resh gets my 2nd vote)

Wiz of Odds / August 8, 2003 1:41 PM

If you're talking power-wise...Oscar D'Angelo's kind of intimidating. He rides around this neighborhood slapping his own brand of parking violation stickers onto cars.

The head of the Hispanic Democratic Organization, Daniel Solis, is a dark horse power hitter.

Oh, and me.

Andrew / August 8, 2003 2:30 PM

Oprah is a total stud.

jima / August 8, 2003 3:06 PM

Studs Terkel.

miss ellen / August 8, 2003 3:24 PM

the "bear" for life, mr. brian urlacher, swinging into action this weekend. DA BEARS are back :)

Alex "thinks the term Hispanic is a misnomer" V. / August 8, 2003 3:30 PM

... the Hispanic Democratic Organization
Wow! They're ALL from Spain? Incredible.

Anyway, I vote for Paul C. Nendick -- except he's left, um, nevermind.

Naz / August 8, 2003 3:40 PM

I hear Alejandra Valera is hottt.

John Cusack and Joan Cusack.

A lex, x, x / August 8, 2003 3:45 PM

On second thought...since Paul is gone, I should pick someone. That someone be Mr. Hottt himself. Yeah, you know who I'm talkin' about!

Wiz of Odds / August 8, 2003 4:47 PM

Hey, don't look at me. Maybe Latino Democratic Organization was ungainly. Or maybe it was named by some ancient, half-Irish Machine hack.

Can I put in a vote for Marv Levy He lives here. And that guy can swear with a creativity unmatched.

Shylo / August 9, 2003 4:21 PM

aren't we all hipsters? why has NOBODY said Jeff Tweedy? C'mon, people!

Wiz / March 21, 2004 9:57 PM

Aw man, I just came across this again and noticed my mistake. It shoulda read: "The head of the Hispanic Democratic Organization, Victor Reyes, is a dark horse power hitter." Man, one more slip like that and no more Christmas cards from Danny ;)

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