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Romney Was Not the Problem

Jeff P Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 11:38 AM
Look, there were a couple of major problems. First, the foreign policy debate, in which Romney did not to near enough to distance himself from Obama. Second, the Dems ground game, their GOTV effort beat us up badly. There was a D+6 electorate for criminy sakes! This should never have happened, especially now. So sorry, Ann, you're really, really wrong about this one.
jjesberger Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 11:50 AM
Even when she's right she's wrong. Her self-importance and supposed omniscience damns her every idea. The price of attempted leadership through arrogance. (Might sell books though.)
Jeff P Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 11:43 AM
Oh yeah, and Romneycare. For the average low-info voter, they couldn't find enough differences between the candidates. So go with the devil you know, rather than the incredibly successful businessman who 'doesn't care for the regular guy'.
Henry VIII Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 11:41 AM
I agree, the third debate was a tactical error on the party of Romney. He thought he could coast, but the media was never going to do their job, he was the first black man after all......Romney should have seen that coming.

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...