Southern Appeal has an interesting what-if, concerning a Republican candidate with questionable alliances:
Further imagine that the record shows this man was once heavily involved with Christian reconstructionists who believe stoning should be re-instituted for adultery. He went to a church for two decades where a Christian reconstructionist preached each Sunday. One of his mentors was part of a group that bombed abortion clinics.Continue reading>>>
Where would that candidate be right now? And how different would that candidate be in terms of associations from one Barack Obama?