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Nice Losers

Bob570 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 9:40 AM
I never thought I'd be saying this to you Dr. Sowell, but I think you're wrong. Romney had a better plan then any of the people you mentioned. However, he was up against one of the biggest Vote buying schemes in this country's history. However I believe Obama's maxed out America's credit Card, and he'll have a hard time in financing the Trillions more in Promises he's made. You're blaming the victim for getting himself robbed.
Henry VIII Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 9:47 AM
Presidential candidates need to be teachers, and Mitt not only wasn't a teacher, but he called off Ryan who was a natural. Mitt tried to play it safe against a machine who would do whatever it takes....lying and cheating were on the menu.
tuttletacoma Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 9:50 AM
as salesmen can tell you, unless you close the sale you have wasted your effort and unfortunately Romney never really found the way to close the sale
Earl29 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 10:08 AM
Voters need a contrast. They didn't get one. You have heard this before, Henry.

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...