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Nice Losers

John308 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 8:13 AM
The French Revolution spoke on election night, and nothing more. Now, brace yourself for the Reign of Terror. The battleground states put him over, that's all. It’s time once and for all to rid ourselves of the Electoral College. It’s an 18th-century anachronism. Romney won some states by 10, 20 and even 50 points! Just look at the red/blue precinct map. The HEARTLAND of America was with Romney. Hussein captured the Communists, Socialists, guilt-ridden whites, self-loathing Jews, gays, the easily-led, government workers, union thugs, and the chronically-unemployed. A circus of complete dysfunction. Welcome to the Animal Farm! “FOUR LEGS GOOD, TWO LEGS BAD!"
InAmericaSince1627 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 8:18 AM
If the college is gone my friend, New York City, Philladelphia, Los Angeles, Houston and Chicago will run the country.
But I do agree with you about the French.

Mitt Romney now joins the long list of the kinds of presidential candidates favored by the Republican establishment-- nice, moderate losers, people with no coherently articulated vision, despite how many ad hoc talking points they may have.

The list of Republican presidential candidates like this goes back at least as far as 1948, when Thomas E. Dewey ran against President Harry Truman. Dewey spoke in lofty generalities while Truman spoke in hard-hitting specifics. Since then, there have been many re-runs of this same scenario, featuring losing Republican presidential candidates John McCain, Bob Dole, Gerald Ford and, when he ran...