In response to:

Why Mitt Lost and it Wasn’t Very Close

bd-gslo Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 8:03 AM
Yes, keep believing that. The election was stolen, again. Delusion may or may not keep you warm at night. Romney was the only candidate that could possibly win out of the Republican primaries. The media did not pick that field. The problem is the Republican electorate will not nominate anyone with a broad enough appeal to win a general election.

Memorandum to the GOP: When running an election campaign it is often valuable to select a nominee who represents the rank and file of the Party. This is how other Parties do it. Perhaps you might get on board.


Well let’s start with who not to select.

There was George H.W. Bush, who, while a nice, honorable public servant, won primarily because of the record Reagan established. He lost because the rest of us thought that when he mouthed the words “Read my lips, go to Texas,” he meant “Read my lips, no new taxes.”  

There was Bob Dole,...