Can politics ruin a relationship?
'The Five' debate dating political opposites
- Duration 5:10
- Date Oct 26, 2012
'The Five' debate dating political opposites
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Well there are a lot of things to consider when picking a partner.
They're background religious views -- -- even their political views and with the election in full swing dating across party lines can create some tension.
So I hit the streets to find out -- politics really ruin relationships.
Do you think politics can ruin relationships.
-- do any experience.
Is the politics -- relationship.
I am not yet that can really talk about a 108 he get that out of the lane he disagreed and.
I'm not gonna talk about them -- first they ever tell -- That's that's not what of their core business and -- number one -- she was absolutely beautiful incredible Smart but she mentioned the presidential contender I did not -- I walked out of restaurants I could imagine being married to someone who was gonna vote for Obama I could even imagine or going out -- my daughter does have a -- -- right.
And yeah we don't have a clue which way winning again.
And it -- that way we don't get fight.
I didn't then.
-- -- so I don't have any bipartisan bed -- there are out there besides Mary Matalin and James Carville.
But Greg this could be a very rough time for couples dating.
Or married couples -- there on the other side of the spectrum any advice -- you know am I married to a Russian it was a Communist.
That's not a Communist seductive script because she's if she's come -- has become she came from a Communist country and they're the ones that embrace free market capitalism.
And and an American values better than anybody I think politics ruins everything can -- bars you can ruin movies you can -- ruined music.
But when relations wet but not Tunisia got to be system but -- -- if you're attracted to somebody that should that should.
Actually transcend that and I think that's white liberal women get along with conservative men because in their own hearts.
They can't stand.
Male feminists loved Bob but not now then as some who doesn't open the door for you somebody doesn't -- operative for the check.
Even at feminists finds that nauseating.
Send the letters to -- there.
Dana would you ever date -- marry someone of coming up as well so when -- -- you don't airplane it was love at first sight and I didn't know what his politics -- turns out he's Margaret right -- that I am so that has worked out well and think about this -- I think that Bob might be the only person I know.
Who could successfully pull off our relationship like this like with the conservative woman because I've never known anybody can get over -- argument sooner -- You leave it to say are you kidding me but you take it personally and Bob you dated a number of Republican women you have very nice things nothing about them.
So that that doesn't give up late at night and I don't.
I don't know why the big problem I mean now what I'd marry somebody who's a Republican -- -- somebody who's a Republican.
I gotta convert the Democrats but at about -- -- I got some work there.
Just read your mind -- -- -- but I don't think it's a big problem I mean you know as I say it's.
What -- -- dig yourself a real problem here Democrat OK they're routed to a -- -- I don't know what I did.
I had a date with someone I thought it was Republican and he admitted this -- a while ago that he voted for Obama.
And I faked sick and I had to leave the date because I just didn't respect him because he was -- Eric by the hope and change and if he's that indelible.
And I can't respect in -- -- respect -- my can't data.
Are you a little scorched earth like.
And now -- literary merit my wife without even know where politics weren't -- it really came up I do think it's an agency that his son is now becoming.
Like your right Winger and he's the only want you use of it's like he comes to me is like -- what do I say when they say you know Obama's for all the poor people and anybody I guess what -- I.
Heidi they've already -- included -- accomplishment -- alienate obvious public doesn't like not did date her because their minds as the ball dribbles cruises and girls club I love a terrible -- terrible -- What about family members because most of my family is conservative that you -- you have Republicans rather a lot of dealers say no we can't even speak element a -- and -- to my mom right.
There's a write in election and he did was -- that way before but he is now two billion on -- he shows some of that.
It has been a problem for asylum -- anybody in ending -- right kids.
And I have been a problem he he has his reasons should be -- a conservative right Winger and the other thing was is challenged Johnson's head.
This is a good point it's -- NASA didn't do with the -- -- I think.
Among that it's OK I think liberal women are meaner to -- -- winners and there's a reasoned I think yesterday I think that liberal women.
That -- -- conservative women and I don't know why it's a secret bitterness you know we're giving up -- -- -- -- here no way through it and it.
Our -- -- liberal men like -- room.
-- conservative women always say give this senate are that there straight laced -- When you find out later.
It's not quite that way you have to look at all it.
But that's that's -- -- -- -- ended there and not a nice clean -- I -- -- your families -- Bob I'm picking on him but yeah words.
-- -- -- -- All right so that come.