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It’s Not “Game Over”— It’s Time for the GOP to Counterattack

_Shootist_ Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 4:15 PM
Thanks for the pep talk, coach. But it was game over in 1969.

The current state of the GOP brings to mind the surviving Marines in Aliens, with no shortage of demoralized hacks lamenting their inability to resist by channeling Private Hudson: “Maybe you haven't been keeping up on current events but we just got our a**** kicked, pal!”

So what? So we took a hit on the Fiscal Cliff. Stand up, brush off and get back into the fight. This is no time for self-pity, no time for weakness. Every combat leader knows that when you take a hit, you regroup, reorganize, and prepare to counterattack. The defense is but a temporary,...