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Romney Was Not the Problem

irkelsome Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 4:09 PM
Mitt Romney blames election loss on Obama giving out free stuff to voters. But didn't the Neo-Conservative Republican party create an eight year social engineering project in Iraq starting in March of 2003 creating mucho dollar profits for the military-industrial-complex?
ericynot Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 5:05 PM
Irk,

"an eight year social engineering project in Iraq"? Check your math. This project is going on 10 years, with no end in sight (even though our military has officially been withdrawn).
irkelsome Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 4:09 PM
No wonder it was a shorter amount of time to go from Pearl Harbor to VJ Day than it took to get in Iraq (March, 2003) to even get sufficient troops there to control the situation (the Surge, May, 2007)

Small minds always leap to the answers given the last time around, which is probably why Maxine Waters keeps getting re-elected. But the last time is not necessarily the same as this time. A terrorist attack is not the same as the Cold War, a war in Afghanistan is not the same as a war in Iraq, and Mitt Romney is not the same as John McCain or Bob Dole.

But since the election, many conservatives seem to be coalescing around the explanation for our defeat given by Jenny Beth Martin of the Tea Party Patriots, who said: "What we...