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Analysis: Four More Years

gary395 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 10:19 AM
in my opinion, the states that voted for Obama, let them have Obama, the states that voted against Obama, needs a different president, ya'll remember Jefferson Davis. i rest my case.
anonymous3698 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 10:48 AM
The Republican party is a party of Lincoln, the democrat party is the party of Davis. I wish you were to remember that.
In order to defeat the communist agenda it is not enough to be "against them". One needs to carry the moral inheritance of the Grand Old Party to show its intellectual superiority. If you won't -- the party will die due to its hick makeup too.
Angie74 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 10:31 AM
I wish it worked that way - I proudly live in a state that is red being Kentucky so at least we have smart people here - too bad the other states not so much.

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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