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Why Did Mitt Romney Lose?

Real_American_Dave Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:48 PM
You mean the one where blacks couldn't vote? Yep, it's over Gramps.
spartacus3344 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 4:18 PM
No straw man, just complete stupidity....
SageAdvice68 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:58 PM
Oh look, more demonstration of so much hate, accompanied with so few brains.
Real_American_Dave Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:58 PM
No Straw Man:

"Why should I figure the America I was born in, and was raised to love, even still exists?"

The so-called glory days when blacks stayed in their place.
Buck O Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 3:51 PM
Nice straw man, fake American.

Of course, virtually every American who follows politics closely will posit an explanation for why Mitt Romney came up short in 2012. But Sean Trende’s analysis over at Real Clear Politics seems to be the most insightful -- and plausible. Take a look at the following chart embedded in his must-read article:


Conventional wisdom tells us that Republicans lost because they failed to reach out to Hispanics, African-Americans and young people. And to a certain extent that is