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08hayabusa Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 8:50 PM
Sorry Pal I voted for Romney only because I had too. But Sarah Palin was my first choice.
Lance852 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 9:02 PM
Yep 'Busa, I did too. Like Mo said, I held my nose and circled his name. He was nowhere near the top of my list.

Mitt Romney now joins the long list of the kinds of presidential candidates favored by the Republican establishment-- nice, moderate losers, people with no coherently articulated vision, despite how many ad hoc talking points they may have.

The list of Republican presidential candidates like this goes back at least as far as 1948, when Thomas E. Dewey ran against President Harry Truman. Dewey spoke in lofty generalities while Truman spoke in hard-hitting specifics. Since then, there have been many re-runs of this same scenario, featuring losing Republican presidential candidates John McCain, Bob Dole, Gerald Ford and, when he ran...