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The High Road Led Straight to Defeat for Romney

barmderk Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 2:56 PM
Can't we all agree that the same people calling Barack Hussein Obamao a Marxist today, would have been calling Martin Luther King a Communist back during the Civil Rights era? God Bless the United States of Amerika!
JKinGA Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 9:15 PM
Thank you SO MUCH for bringing that point up for the ONE-MILLIONTH time.

If Election Day is about picking winners, the morning after is for post-mortems. That's when we slice open the losing campaigns, set aside the hundreds of millions of dollars that gush out, and pick apart the cause of death.

Why did the Romney campaign fail? Maybe the country is now GOP-proof. That is, maybe a Constitution-guided, free-market, limited-government candidate no longer can "appeal" to the majority of the electorate. It could be that the death knell rang early this year once 67.3 million of us, or one in five Americans, had come to depend on federal assistance, formerly known as "the dole."

This...