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Romney: Obama won with
´gifts´ to certain voters

Associated Press, by Douglass K. Daniel

Original Article

Posted By:Calvinesq, 11/14/2012 11:43:14 PM

WASHINGTON - Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is telling top donors that President Barack Obama won re-election because of the "gifts" he had already provided to blacks, Hispanics and young voters and because of the president´s effort to paint Romney as anti-immigrant. "The president´s campaign, if you will, focused on giving targeted groups a big gift," Romney said in a call to donors on Wednesday. "He made a big effort on small things." Romney said his campaign, in contrast, had been about "big issues for the whole country."

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AP throws some dirt on the grave. Romney ran a good campaign, but got caught in the give-the-people-some-voting-incentive syndrome. Needed to realize FDR´s 1936 buy out and Truman´s 1948 buyout, then figure out how to beat the power of the incumbency. Sometimes "gifts" and "free stuff" are, well, meme chose.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 11/15/2012 12:48:29 AM     (No. 9015239)

OBAMAPHO´!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: question_complexity, 11/15/2012 2:48:12 AM     (No. 9015297)

It is not the free contraceptives. What do they cost? $15/month?

The Democrats talk about the aftermath of sex all the time because it implies to a young (single) woman that she needs to worry about this a lot.

"Obama is really concerned about my having sex. He must think I have a lot of sex. He must think that men find me very attractive. Obama thinks I´m sexy. I feel sexy when I think about Obama and the Democrats. I know what Lena Dunham is talking about. I´m going to vote now."

Why do you think Obama won the single woman demographic so handily? He made them feel sexy.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Spidey, 11/15/2012 3:49:18 AM     (No. 9015314)

To put it more succinctly,Obama is the Pied Piper of morons.

It´s a 100% understandable to me why Romney is bitter and angry about the election results. His dream was to restore this country to greatness and could have and it´s all up in smoke because Obama abused taxpayer money for votes.

Romney also has to be wondering what the hell has happened to the media in this country.They have given up any pretense of being objective.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: coldoc, 11/15/2012 5:05:16 AM     (No. 9015348)

The only thing good about this election is that the "pied piper of morons" (kudo´s) is stuck with his own economy. Put that in your crack pipe and smoke it, barack.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 11/15/2012 5:25:01 AM     (No. 9015364)

Romney can blame a certain NJ slug, the weather, and his advisors for debates 2 and 3 -- he went from Coolidge to Dukakis in less than 3 hours. Future debates must all be in neutral settings, moderated by nonpartisans - I.e. non media types, and the GOP must remember to never let an opponent up off the mat.

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