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What Went Wrong Last Tuesday

Baruti Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 11:54 PM
What Conservatives have failed to acknowledge is that they were wrong to believe that only Conservatives know the truth. Once the movement bought into this idiocy then those who make money by being "more conservative than anyone else" can control you because they have you believing no one else tells the truth. So if the Polls tell you Obama is winning you parrot their nonsense about "too many Democrats in the sample" or worse you quote hacks like Rassmussen and Gallup. A similar trick is being played on you with regard to Climate Change. Disregard the scientist because you don't like the political implications of the facts. Conservatives need to grow up.

Disbelief is the word that defines the Republican state of mind in the wake of the 2012 re-election of President Barack Obama.

The obvious questions are: “How can Americans have re-elected a president who has presided over an economy where unemployment still hovers at 8 percent ?”

And, “How can Americans have re-elected a president who still doesn’t grasp that his big government policies are what have blocked our economic recovery?”

The Republican Party needs to take responsibility for this disaster.

Nothing in the outcome of this election is a surprise. The realities which produced these election results have...