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O'Pinyon Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 3:08 PM
I thought you meant Obama, when you wrote this before, and I agreed with you. The most relevant cult activity in this election is seen in the kool aid drinking crowd on the left.
Panda Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 6:17 AM
Actually, the heavy divisions coming from the primaries killed our turnout.
Capt-Call Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 3:39 PM
Good point all we can do a is pray for a change of heart in this country
O'Pinyon Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 3:35 PM
Let's turn all that passion into prayer for Obama's salvation, and we'll have something valuable.
Cleombrotus2011 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 3:33 PM
Well, I do have to admit that I heard that from or about two evangelicals, myself, so while I hope it's not true, if it is, it is distressing, to say the least.
Capt-Call Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 3:25 PM
I voted for Romney but I heard time and time again I can not vote for a mormon from other evangelicals
Capt-Call Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 3:24 PM
Obamas base does not care , republicans need a large turnout from evangelicals to win If Romney could have matched McCains turnout numbers he would have won . Guess who did not turn out in large numbers ?
O'Pinyon Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 3:24 PM
I am not thrilled at all by Mormonism, but I believe Mormons have a right to run for public office.
There is, however, an Obama cult that is leading us straight off a cliff.
Cleombrotus2011 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 3:18 PM
Nah, he actually thinks Romney's mormonism was the primary reason Obama got re-elected. Guy's got real issues that need to be worked out. He forgets that Jesus said to His disciples, "He who is not against you is for you".

Coming out of last night's defeat, it occurred to me that there are some important things that we don't know, and some important lessons that we now know. 

What We Don't Know

Was the President's appeal personal or political?

In some ways, Barack Obama presents the perfect political storm for non-Democrats.  He has particular appeal both to minority communities and to the affluent academic-elite-lefty components of the Democrat party. So was last night's heavy   Democrat turnout a new benchmark for Democratic turnout based on support for Democrat policy, or was it a particular testament to Obama's persona and...