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Romney-Ryan Ticket Puts Entitlement Crisis at Center of Campaign

WhatsGoingOn Wrote: Aug 13, 2012 12:01 PM
Then again, they voted McCain as the nominee, then clapped like clowns over Palin who ..................... Well, with Palin we could have saved the country a lot of money with briefcases and writing paper. She could have just written the launch codes on her hand. Damn. I love the GOP, but it is being hijacked by morons. No different than the morons who have hijacked the DNC. But, Romney is a great candidate for president, and this is not time for a third party. Though, the GOP better step-up it's game before it goes that way. Stop catering to morons.

On the USS Wisconsin in Norfolk harbor, a coatless Mitt Romney named a tieless Paul Ryan as his vice presidential nominee.

Romney's choice was not much of a surprise after he told NBC's Chuck Todd on Thursday that he wanted someone with a "vision for the country, that adds something to the political discourse about the direction of the country. I mean, I happen to believe this is a defining election for America, that we're going to be voting for what kind of America we're going to have."

This arguably describes some of the others mentioned as possible nominees, but it...