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

wiseone Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 9:57 AM
The consistency (or inconsistency) of Coulter's conservatism is irrelevant. The article is about how the Democrats will never keep their end of the bargain, and how freshmen GOP Senator Rubio is a babe in the woods trying make a deal with a nest of snakes.
howard194 Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 10:17 AM
the effects of the virginly rubio (not that i believe it for a second) deal-making will be catastrophic for the repub party and the nation.

if rubio thinks he's being savvy or playing the long-game smartly, then he's the wrong guy.

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...