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Why Mitt Lost and it Wasn’t Very Close

ericynot Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:37 PM
canti, Your evidence for any of that is???
ericynot Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 9:01 AM

I did not say I did not vote. I said I did not vote for Obama or Romney.
jlewis275 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 11:35 PM
You did insult your country by refusing to do your duty and vote.
LtScrounge Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 8:58 PM
Busloads of non English speaking (a requirement for US citizenship) Somali refugees being taken to the polls by Democrats and handed cards with the names of people to vote for. Democrat voting judges kicking court appointed Republican judges out of their polling places for hours until a court order was secured and Sheriff's deputies dispatched to insure that they were allowed back in. Voting machines defaulting to Obamao.Thousands of military being purged from the rolls while thousands of dead people are left on. Shall I go on.
ericynot Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 5:07 PM

Calling Obama a dictator and a gangster, saying he won only because of voter fraud, and characterizing his supporters (of which I do NOT count myself) as crooks can be described with many adjectives -- ridiculous, mindless, overwrought, hyperbolic, un-American, disingenuous, or maybe Just Plain Stupid.

But subtle? No.

I did not care for, or vote for, either major party candidate. But I refuse to gratuitously insult either man because to do so would be to insult my country, its Constitutional processes, and my fellow Americans.
Earl29 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:53 PM
Obama won. The rest naturally follows from that piece of evidence. Get it?
Subtle, isn't it?

Memorandum to the GOP: When running an election campaign it is often valuable to select a nominee who represents the rank and file of the Party. This is how other Parties do it. Perhaps you might get on board.


Well let’s start with who not to select.

There was George H.W. Bush, who, while a nice, honorable public servant, won primarily because of the record Reagan established. He lost because the rest of us thought that when he mouthed the words “Read my lips, go to Texas,” he meant “Read my lips, no new taxes.”  

There was Bob Dole,...