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Some Fascinating Responses to the Mitt Romney Article

davishipps Wrote: Jun 26, 2012 10:14 AM
I can see from your statements that you aren't going to be persuaded to join his side, but as far as I know, his only deviation from current conservatism is in his foreign policy. Even if you believe that America should be the police of the world, surely you would concede that we can't afford to provide universal security indefinitely, anymore than we can afford to provide universal healthcare or welfare. We're broke. Ron Paul's "Plan to Restore America" is far and away the boldest budget proposal of any candidate, and I hope it is incorporated into the party platform in August. So, even if he's a RINO who's only in it for personal enrichment, he would be the best choice for the nation this year.

My recent article, Mitt Romney Is Not the Answer, generated an unusually high number of personal emails along with some fascinating comments.

The praise was effusive: “Michael Brown, this is the best column I have read on TH in years.” (Summers) “It’s very seldom that I agree with a column as completely as I agree with this one.” (Kepha) “Wow, I could have written this article myself, if I were so eloquent.” (Bob62) “Thank you, my sentiments and Christian beliefs, exactly!!!” (Angel56) “Mega-kudos for an article that ‘tells it like it is.’” (Billautonomy)

The criticism was equally effusive: “You hooked...