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Can Mitt Romney Win?

burrodan Wrote: Apr 11, 2012 6:45 AM
Invalid question..... The correct question is "Can the united states survive these meaningless elections?" A: Not until the intellectual battle is properly engaged and won. Romney(who won't be elected) would do NOTHING to make the SYSTEMIC and FUNDAMENTAL changes which are necessary for a turnaround. And the people don't understand the problems enough to demand that the politicians- left or right - make the right changes...... and therein lies the problem. Only Ron Paul gets it, and millions like me will not give our blessing(vote) to more of the same old crap. So Romney loses...... yawn.

For months, we've heard the chattering class tell us that Mitt Romney was the only acceptable Republican nominee. He was the only candidate who could beat Barack Obama; he was the only one smart enough, savvy enough, and milquetoast enough to defeat Obama in a general election. While Newt Gingrich was too hot and Rick Santorum was too cold, Romney was the Goldilocks candidate, everyone's second choice.

The question now is whether Romney will be Americans' first choice.

He faces an uphill climb. President Obama rides at about 50 percent in the polls nationally, despite the fact that...