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Romney Was Not the Problem

kmartin Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 8:28 AM
I am one of those far right conservatives that didn't want to vote for Romney. I did, as did most others, but it was only because of his VP choice and the first debate. Prior to that, he couldn't have won half the red states he won. Funny thing is, my views have been the same for 35 years. I was considered a moderate in the 70's, but now, Obama has pulled us so far left that I am considered to be an extremist, and "Republicans" on here are buying into that. Passion is contagious, and it pulls people toward itself. Like it or not, Obama has passion, and Mitt did not. Even with Paul Ryan and his great first debate, Romney didn't build enough passion to overcome the massive voter fraud that happened.

Small minds always leap to the answers given the last time around, which is probably why Maxine Waters keeps getting re-elected. But the last time is not necessarily the same as this time. A terrorist attack is not the same as the Cold War, a war in Afghanistan is not the same as a war in Iraq, and Mitt Romney is not the same as John McCain or Bob Dole.

But since the election, many conservatives seem to be coalescing around the explanation for our defeat given by Jenny Beth Martin of the Tea Party Patriots, who said: "What we...