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Rubio's Amnesty: A Path to Oblivion for the GOP

Robert 206 Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 7:58 AM
Excellent point about all the Republicans who stayed home during the last election. Now, Ann should 'fess up that she was very wrong about Romney, a loser from the get-go!
C. R.4 Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 8:26 AM
Romney was not a real loser. He at least was a man of values running against a true criminal. People stayed home because 1) lazy, 2) ignorant of real issues, 3) because they don't like Mormons, or 4) because he wouldn't hand out the same freebies to buy their votes (pizzas, phones, etc.) Ignorance and lack of true education is backing us in the backside. What is a true conservative? None of us can even say. What we need our loyal and loving patriotic Americans who respect and revere what this country was founded to be.

Apart from finding out that Barack Obama did far worse in his re-election than nearly any other incumbent who won re-election, the only thing that perked me up after Nov. 6 was coming across a Time magazine published after the 2004 election, when George W. Bush won a second term.

In the mirror image of all the 2012 post-election analyses, the Democrats were said to be finished, out of ideas, hopelessly unpopular. It's like watching MSNBC, with the word "Democrats" replaced with "Republicans."

Democrats had thrown everything they had into beating Bush, crushing the Howard Dean wing of...