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Nice Losers

Lance852 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 8:25 PM
GradeA Wrote: 7 minutes ago (8:14 PM) Reagan was great; better than Carter, but Romney has it all over him,... -------------------- Wow, what a brilliant bushel of bull. Leave it up to you to compare a guy who won one governorship once, then lost everything else, to the guy who started the conservative revolution of the last forty years! Clearly, you're delusional!

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...