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Time for Introspection, but Not Surrender

nomo Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 10:56 PM
Or...maybe...Romney lost because he was the lesser candidate trying to sell losing ideas to a more informed electorate. rip Whigs/gop
pascagoulapappy Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 11:38 PM
The conservative ideas were rejected--not because they are "losing ideas'" but because they were offered to a sadly misinformed electorate.
silentCalfan Wrote: Nov 10, 2012 12:59 AM
nomo--"a more informed electorate" Are you nuts? Most Obama voters could not name the vice president. They are utterly ignorant about the issues facing this nation.

Has the nation gone irreversibly blue? Did intraparty disunity sabotage Mitt Romney's presidential quest? Or is there some other explanation for the nation's re-election of a president with the worst record in decades?

 

I received an email from a brilliant conservative friend who wonders whether Republicans can ever win another election and thus whether the nation is forever lost. I ran into a college student at church the Sunday before the election, and despite his strong conservatism and high intelligence, he admitted confusion about the candidates' respective positions after the presidential debates.

My first reaction after...