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Rove Vs. the Tea Party

Geronimo1958 Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 10:49 AM
You right. And I remember him the night of election when Ohio was lost and his fancy calculations and math felt a part. He was like a third grader who lost his lunch box. Who the hell pronounced him a genius?
During the 2012 election cycle, Tea Partiers were told by their supposed betters that their ignorance of everyday politics meant that they should take a back seat to the Republican Party establishment. Brandishing the so-called Buckley Rule with quasi-religious fervor -- the notion that Republicans should run the most conservative candidate who can win -- the establishment GOP proclaimed that the only presidential candidate who could win was Republican Gov. Mitt Romney of Massachusetts. They suggested that four-term former Wisconsin Governor Tommy Thompson was a shoe-in for the Senate. They explained that the Tea Party was responsible for failed Senate candidates...