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Don't Blame Romney

Optimus Maximus Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:22 PM
We blame you, Carl Rove, the GOP-E, and all the mush mouths that were determined to run a moderate again. Moderates are good, consistent losers for the GOP: Dole, McCain, and now Romney. You refuse to see the only time we win is when we run as conservatives and present bright lines of difference. Romney garnered less votes than McCain/Palin, partly because he spent the last two debates blurring the line between his policies and Obamas. You were my heroine, now you're dead to me. Go play with your other friend Chris Christie, who gave Obama the weekend-before-the-election boost. I don't want to hear ANY republican candidate talk about reaching across the aisle. I'm tired of seeing our moderates pull back a nub.

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