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Rubio's Amnesty: A Path to Oblivion for the GOP

Joan383 Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 10:06 AM
Is English your second language? You COMPLETELY missed the point. Not surprising. Here's what that line ACTUALLY means: A person does not live for the sake of another man, nor ask another man to live for me. This means that government only exists to enforce an orderly society, it does not legislate morals, thought, or charity. It is as far away from progressives and liberals as can be.

Apart from finding out that Barack Obama did far worse in his re-election than nearly any other incumbent who won re-election, the only thing that perked me up after Nov. 6 was coming across a Time magazine published after the 2004 election, when George W. Bush won a second term.

In the mirror image of all the 2012 post-election analyses, the Democrats were said to be finished, out of ideas, hopelessly unpopular. It's like watching MSNBC, with the word "Democrats" replaced with "Republicans."

Democrats had thrown everything they had into beating Bush, crushing the Howard Dean wing of...