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Romney Can Do It
New York Sun, by Conrad Black

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Posted By:abuela10, 10/10/2012 9:11:47 AM

In this space I have written before that President Obama is the first incumbent since Martin Van Buren in 1840 to seek reelection without running on his record. He is also the first incumbent in my time as an observer, which goes back to the Eisenhower reelection campaign in 1956, who is practically avoiding the principal issue of the campaign. Given the parameters within which his reelection campaign has been operating, only the utter incompetence of the Republican nominee could have failed to make the first debate a challenging evening for the president.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: alloysteel, 10/10/2012 9:40:48 AM     (No. 8922613)

If Mitt Romney cannot close the deal, for any reason, then for America, there is no "Plan B".

There are some sharp rocks and shallow reefs coming up, and the Current Occupant either cannot or will not turn aside for anything now. Double down, full speed ahead, try and stop me.

Vast numbers of Americans will not willingly stand by while the country founders. The nation may well fragment into several separate "red state" republics, each declaring independence from the "blue state" soviet central regime, which would possess all the legitimacy of a banana republic.

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