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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

Mark5807 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 2:48 PM
That ain't what god told me. We were just having coffee the other day when he said, "You know what? That Mitt Romney guy is a real midleg cranium. I think I'll make him lose the election and then just for good measure I'm going to give Karl Rove harry palms." Class act, that god. Smells good too.

Of course, virtually every American who follows politics closely will posit an explanation for why Mitt Romney came up short in 2012. But Sean Trende’s analysis over at Real Clear Politics seems to be the most insightful -- and plausible. Take a look at the following chart embedded in his must-read article:


Conventional wisdom tells us that Republicans lost because they failed to reach out to Hispanics, African-Americans and young people. And to a certain extent that is