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It’s Not “Game Over”— It’s Time for the GOP to Counterattack

John148 Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 7:15 AM
The GOP (and the Democrats) need to stop concentrating on "attacking and counterattacking" each other and start actually working on properly governing the country -- you know, what they were elected to do.

The current state of the GOP brings to mind the surviving Marines in Aliens, with no shortage of demoralized hacks lamenting their inability to resist by channeling Private Hudson: “Maybe you haven't been keeping up on current events but we just got our a**** kicked, pal!”

So what? So we took a hit on the Fiscal Cliff. Stand up, brush off and get back into the fight. This is no time for self-pity, no time for weakness. Every combat leader knows that when you take a hit, you regroup, reorganize, and prepare to counterattack. The defense is but a temporary,...