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Rubio's Strong, Accessible Rebuttal

Brent12883 Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 12:27 PM
So yes, the way to win over "low-information voters" is by calling the retards. That works every time. Geesh. Why don't we try a different path of messaging? Maybe one like Reagan who spoke of the hope of conservativism, while still combatting the dangers of liberalism.

Responding to a presidential State of the Union speech is often a thankless task. Following the president's act, which oozes prestige and historic significance, almost always makes the next guy seem small and trivial by comparison. As it goes, the designated member of the opposition party is typically holed up in a room somewhere with little more than a camera, some lights and a teleprompter.  The rejoinder he or she offers is almost always instantly forgotten; when it's not, it's usually for the wrong reasons.  Sen. Marco Rubio broke the mold last night.  He delivered a substantive, relatable and...