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Why We Were Surprised on November 6th?

Snarkasterous1 Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 8:53 AM
Voteright- I have completed both of these courses, and have read the accompanying reader "The U.S. Constitution," end-to-end. EXCELLENT - all of it. Very well done. I hope Hillsdale College expands this series. MOST highly recommended to all interested in learning more about our political system and the way in which liberals or "progressives" as they now style themselves, are perverting it. Note: These courses are absolutely FREE. One has the OPTION to purchase the book (which I did), but the readings are also available online. - Snark

Ok, I was wrong. I thought the Republicans would win the Presidency. I was not the only one. Smart people like Michael Barone and Karl Rove thought so also, in addition to people like Dick Morris. A knowledgeable friend called me the Saturday before the election and told me John McLaughlin, the pollster, just told him Romney wins it going away. So what happened?

First there is the big picture. I think there were three issues that hurt the Romney campaign along the way. The first is his turn to the right to win the primaries. My now politically-astute son asserted...