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No More "Mr. Obama Is a Nice Guy"

allen [skip] Wrote: Apr 21, 2012 1:50 AM
This is why Mitt will lose to our illegal alien, you can not fight a street fighter with your boxing gloves on. The gloves have to come off and need be kick him in his testicles, because that is what obama is going to do. Mitt if you truly want to be president you are going to have to fight for presidency, no rules winner take all!
There is a reflexive desire among a certain species of moderate Republicans to be perceived as "civil" by liberal opponents who believe that the mere existence of free-market, limited-government conservatism is an indecent affront to humankind. All aboard the U.S.S. Lost Cause.

This disastrous, bend-over bipartisanship is a hard habit to break. In 2008, Arizona Sen. John McCain rode the "Barack Obama is a nice guy, but vote for me" wave to crashing defeat. In 2012, McCain's endorsee, Mitt Romney, has made "Barack Obama is a nice guy but in over his head" a standard stump-speech talking point.

Conservatives of good will who've...