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GOP Aims to Ease Bloodshed in 2016 Primary Debates

John281 Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 8:23 AM
Please tell everyone why you like these pointless contests in the first place. A bunch of babbling winger script-readers mouthing slogans for an hour informs no one. Get liked on The View, that's all any candidate needs. Obama proves that, just as Hilly Rod and Crazy Joe will. Wake up.

"While we were playing footsie debating each other 22 times, they were spending $100 million on technology," Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus said last week, referring to his party's rigorous debate schedule in the 2012 GOP presidential primary season. The last campaign, many Republican insiders said during a recent RNC meeting, had too many debates, the result of which was a GOP arguing with itself while Democrats prepared the way for Barack Obama's victory.

There's no doubt the Republican debates produced many damaging moments for the party. There was Mitt Romney's $10,000 bet offer, which helped cement his image as...