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GOP Could Use the Whiskey the Tea Party Drinks

Dan883 Wrote: Jan 07, 2013 11:19 PM
I love that story about Lincoln and Grant. And I completely agree that the republican party needs to buck it up and keep the the ideals that the party has stood for. The one thing that needs to be done is to articulate the message around the mainstream media. Pass the whiskey! PTVoice at
Steve of CA Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 12:29 AM
Yes there were great Republicans in the past, Lincoln being the primary example.
goldilocks Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 9:35 AM
So there are no more great Republicans?

Who was the last one?
yachtsman388 Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 10:22 AM
FletchforFreedom Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 10:58 AM
goldilocks Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 9:43 AM
F. so who do you think was?

While many of our heroes have lost their gloss, Abraham Lincoln still shines brightly for many Americans because there is so much to learn from his life.

For example, in 1858 Abraham Lincoln was defeated in his race for the United States Senate by Stephen Douglas, making it Lincoln’s third electoral defeat in a row. As Lincoln emerged from the telegraph office into the rain-soaked street in Springfield, Illinois he lost his balance when his foot slipped on the slick boardwalk. Catching himself before he tumbled into the mud Lincoln muttered to under his breath, “A slip, but not a fall.”...