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Time for Introspection, but Not Surrender

DrThunder Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 9:44 AM
(con't) We can divide the country roughly along the red/blue lines on the electoral map, and 20-30 years from now, when socialism has once again proven to be devastating to the human condition, we might consider repatriating some of our former countrymen.

Has the nation gone irreversibly blue? Did intraparty disunity sabotage Mitt Romney's presidential quest? Or is there some other explanation for the nation's re-election of a president with the worst record in decades?

 

I received an email from a brilliant conservative friend who wonders whether Republicans can ever win another election and thus whether the nation is forever lost. I ran into a college student at church the Sunday before the election, and despite his strong conservatism and high intelligence, he admitted confusion about the candidates' respective positions after the presidential debates.

My first reaction after...