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Rick Santorum's Impossible Dream

eddie again Wrote: Apr 12, 2012 1:59 PM
the words we must put in the minds of the american people are those of obama claiming that it is not his fault the country is going to hades in a hand basket. it is not his fault that he has been completely incompetent and ineffective in changing the direction of america from collapse to prosperity.

Most campaigns have a musical theme. Rick Santorum, who "suspended" his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination on Tuesday, might have selected the song "The Impossible Dream."

Santorum's dream seemed improbable, if not impossible, from the start. He lost his last Senate race and had been out of office -- and out of mind -- for the last few years; not exactly a platform on which one usually runs for president.

Political "experts" believed his chief foe, Mitt Romney, was unbeatable. Santorum played an important role by exposing some of Romney's weaknesses, but early enough that it will help Romney in...