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Analysis: Four More Years

DrThunder Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 9:31 AM
I will never vote in another presidential election. This country is now irretrievably socialist. Because of Obamacare, I will stop practicing medicine within the next year or two, even though I am nowhere near retirement. All the non-productive democrat voters and their bleeding heart liberal enablers will have health insurance - they just wont have a physician. Get ready to see PA's and NP's as your primary "doctors" and God help you if you need a specialist.
cathi2 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 11:18 AM
I'm a midwife, and it's tempting to ask future clients "how did you vote in the 2012 election?", and if they say Obama, I won't take them as clients......they are takers, and I can't afford them...
IloveTHmoderators Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 9:35 AM
The good news is that we'll all have plenty of time on our hands due to unemployment to wait for hours to see a Health Care Worker aka a graduate of the Obama Health and Waffle House Academy...

A few stray thoughts and observations in the aftermath of the 2012 election -- on substance, process, and tactics:

(1) The polls were broadly right, both at the state and national levels -- a dichotomy that I believed to be unlikely in the extreme as recently as yesterday morning.  The electorate ended up being D+6, nearly on par with 2008, and six points better than the 2010 midterms.  I was wrong about this, as were a good number of other observers.  The 2012 party ID figures from Gallup and Rasmussen upon which my assumptions were based were...

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