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No Wimpy Patrician

Joshua170 Wrote: Apr 20, 2012 1:38 AM
I refuse to help Obama win reelection.
Matt Lewis points out that Mitt Romney's willingness to fight back is endearing him to conservatives.

In the same vein, I noted back on January 22 that "the problem is that the moderation of [Romney's] temperament reinforces what GOP true believers distrust most about him -- the moderation (or perceived moderation) of his policies."

It seems obvious in retrospect that Romney was simply trying hard to come across as likable, in order to remain at least the second choice of a critical portion of the GOP primary electorate.  Now that the only...