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America Nears El Tipping Pointo

Derek85 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 8:39 PM
If what you are saying is true, it sounds like the country has been taken over by minorities who contribute little and take a lot. With Marion Barry re-elected in Washington DC despite multiple drug convictions, some in the Mayor's office, and Charlie Rangel re-elected in New York with 91% of the vote, and then Obama, it sounds like certain minorities lack the ability to vote for a responsible, qualified, candidate and will only vote on the basis of race.

I apologize to America's young people, whose dashed dreams and dim employment prospects I had laughed at, believing these to be a direct result of their voting for Obama.

On closer examination, it turns out that young voters, aged 18-29, overwhelmingly supported Romney. But only the white ones.

According to Pew Research, 54 percent of white voters under 30 voted for Romney and only 41 percent for Obama. That's the same percentage Reagan got from the entire white population in 1980. Even the Lena Dunham demographic -- white women under 30 -- slightly favored Romney.

Reagan got...