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Year in Review: The Political Highs and Lows of 2012

MoreKowBell Wrote: Dec 31, 2012 9:38 PM
MORON: Slaves were forced to work hard, and were rewarded with little but sustenance. Today’s dependant class is marked by free housing, access to free food, access to free medical care, obesity, obama phones, and NO INCOME TAXES. Your attempt at moral relativism fails miserably, just like every other critique libturds proffer.

Suddenly, 2013 is upon us.  New year, similar issues, familiar players.  But before we set our sights on the battles and controversies to come, let's cast our gaze backwards to the year that was.  2012 promised to be a politically consequential year, and it lived up to its billing, albeit with generally disappointing outcomes from a conservative perspective.  The following is my personal take on the most significant political peaks and valleys from the past calendar year.  Let's begin with the good stuff:

(3) Mitt Romney selects Paul Ryan as his running mate. Many conservatives viewed Mitt Romney's presidential...