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Romney Was Not the Problem

Joan383 Wrote: Nov 25, 2012 8:35 AM
Trog, you want to see a Tea Party activist implode? Tell them they should throw their Medicare and Social Security back on the table. LOL Its comical to watch. What Americans don't understand is that we ALREADY have socialized medicine. Between Medicare, Medicaid and Tricare HALF the population has their healthcare financed by the state. Obamacare only puts the rest of us on that program. When said Tea Partier says, "But I contributed to that", ask them, "then why are the programs broke?"

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...