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Time for Introspection, but Not Surrender

puzny Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 7:54 AM
If evangelicals did, indeed, stay home because Romney wasn't sufficiently pro-life, well, look what you ended up with. Talk about not seeing the forest for the trees...sheesh!
wmou Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 7:58 AM
Some people vote on principle. I violated my principles and voted for Romney. First election in 20 years that I came away feeling bad about how I voted.
Rock Strongo Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 8:24 AM
Would you feel worse if Romney had won?
wmou Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 9:59 AM
If he governed like Bush, yes.

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...