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Nice Losers

tuttletacoma Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 10:06 AM
Henry VIII I am not a Mormon and neither is my wife, but in our discussions about the election Romney's religion was never a point worth mentioning yet I will bet almost any amount that the losers who refused to vote for Romney because he is a Mormon know nothing about Mormon's or their religion Romney always seemed like the most decent of people, who went out of his way to help others and he struck me as the kind of person you would be honored to know I was honored to cast my ballot for him
rickmcq Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 10:22 AM
Henry VIII Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 10:12 AM
JudithBG Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 10:08 AM
Keep the change Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 10:08 AM
same here, even though I was tough on him and suspicious during the primary. I feared a cautious all economy campaign, but was much more proud of that vote than my McCain vote

Mitt Romney now joins the long list of the kinds of presidential candidates favored by the Republican establishment-- nice, moderate losers, people with no coherently articulated vision, despite how many ad hoc talking points they may have.

The list of Republican presidential candidates like this goes back at least as far as 1948, when Thomas E. Dewey ran against President Harry Truman. Dewey spoke in lofty generalities while Truman spoke in hard-hitting specifics. Since then, there have been many re-runs of this same scenario, featuring losing Republican presidential candidates John McCain, Bob Dole, Gerald Ford and, when he ran...