A Message From Lucianne  







S-G1




























ST-GC


   
 
Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google


The Way Back
Barnstable Patriot [Hyannis, MA], by Steve Tefft

Original Article

Posted By:swami, 12/1/2012 8:13:06 AM

What now, Republicans? Since their stunning electoral loss, the GOP has been bombarded – from without and within – with analyses blaming their defeat on an array of problems. The Republican base has become “too old, male and white.” They are technologically inept. Mitt Romney was too patrician. The GOP is caught in a demographic tailspin from which it will never return. Much of this is overwrought. The truth is simple, as it usually is. Romney ran a weak campaign whose strategists badly misread the electorate (which explains their absolute shock at losing).

      


Post Reply  

Reply 1 - Posted by: sorosisbehindit, 12/1/2012 8:38:03 AM     (No. 9042641)

HOW NOT TO FIGHT
Don´t fight a street thug in your coat and tie. (the gentlemanly approach is neither effective nor admired)
Don´t listen to the advise of your enemies girlfriend on the sideline. (the press)
Don´t stiff arm and insult the strong young guys who come along side to help you fight. (Ron Paul fans)

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 2 - Posted by: iowaDad, 12/1/2012 8:39:46 AM     (No. 9042647)

The extreme concern of the GOPers is not that the GOP is in a tail-spin; it is that the US and Western Civilization is about to end, destroyed by debt, laziness and greed.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


   

 

R-G1
  
R-VAR_AD


 
Reply 3 - Posted by: Udanja99, 12/1/2012 8:45:19 AM     (No. 9042652)

Don´t forget Islam, #2.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 4 - Posted by: tonyl, 12/1/2012 8:49:07 AM     (No. 9042659)

Mitt did nothing wrong. The country is broken.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 5 - Posted by: liberty316, 12/1/2012 8:50:35 AM     (No. 9042663)

The problem isn´t conservatives, our ideas or our approach. The problem is that about half of all Americans are morons too frightened of life to be able to consider living without big nanny government to coddle them.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 6 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 12/1/2012 9:13:34 AM     (No. 9042709)

I am weary of the aftermath know it alls. I hope that the dweebs that voted for the flapeared one suffer as much pain as possible. The idea that Mitt was not good and was too patrician is plain silly or this clod was not watching. Mitt would have won if so call third parties, like paul, huntsman and 13 other candidates had not been on the ballot. What in hell did they think they were doing?

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 7 - Posted by: andyboy, 12/1/2012 9:22:57 AM     (No. 9042732)

In the very same election Romney just lost, the Tea Party-energized House GOP won huge (just as it did in 2010, and as it will likely do again in 2014).

We can wring our hands and lament that "there are more of them than there are of us." Or maybe we can drop this "electable RINO" nonsense and try running a true Conservative for President for a change. Reagan won two landslide victories, if I am not mistaken.


  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: Stopstoreload, 12/1/2012 10:09:31 AM     (No. 9042842)

Here´s a message for everyone in the
nation who is not a Democratic voter: If you don´t vote for the Republican nominee and the evil Democrats vote for theirs, they will win.



  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 9 - Posted by: NYbob, 12/1/2012 2:20:11 PM     (No. 9043216)

What difference does anything make when you meekly walk away from EVERY polling place in Philadelphia for hours on election day? A crucial swing state and you allow some thugs to eject you? Not even a fist fight? No coverage, no comments then or now? No camcorders, sheriffs, SEALS or anything at the polling place where the punk New Panther brandished a nightstick last election? They were back blocking doorways this election, laughing at the cowards at the RNC and Pennsylvania who sit by while they steal PA right in front of you.

The organization, the message, all of that could have been better, but taking a stand on voting fraud, voting intimidation, denial of military votes, should have been done for 12 years. TOO late now.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 10 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 12/1/2012 4:08:56 PM     (No. 9043355)

Romney did run a weak campaign - he seemed more intent on not losing than on winning. His commercials (and living in a swing state, I saw them all) were weak and seemed to hit one theme only - jobs. He never pointed out how gas prices have doubled under the Won, or how The Won gave all his cronies handouts, or his promise to Putin,the Keystone Pipeline or any number of other things the Kenyan did. He deserved to lose.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.



Post Reply   Close thread 713969




Below, you will find ...

Most Recent Articles posted by "swami"

and

Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)




Most Recent Articles posted by "swami"



Terror´s Return
Barnstable Patriot [Hyannis, MA], by Steve Tefft    Original Article
Posted By: swami- 4/26/2013 4:25:05 PM     Post Reply
I´m surprised only that it took this long. We´d gone 11 years, 7 months, 4 days and 6 hours since the September 11th attacks without a major, successful, Islam-based, civilian-targeted terror attack on American soil. Oh, they tried; Faisal Shahzad´s thwarted Times Square car bomb – strikingly close in composition to the pair of pressure-cooker explosives that shattered the Boston Marathon – was perhaps the most visible of failed attacks, along with Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab’s non-exploding underwear. But the fact that we’ve gone so long between major attacks is a mystery,

   

 

B-G1


 
The Way Back
Barnstable Patriot [Hyannis, MA], by Steve Tefft    Original Article
Posted By: swami- 12/1/2012 8:13:06 AM     Post Reply
What now, Republicans? Since their stunning electoral loss, the GOP has been bombarded – from without and within – with analyses blaming their defeat on an array of problems. The Republican base has become “too old, male and white.” They are technologically inept. Mitt Romney was too patrician. The GOP is caught in a demographic tailspin from which it will never return. Much of this is overwrought. The truth is simple, as it usually is. Romney ran a weak campaign whose strategists badly misread the electorate (which explains their absolute shock at losing).



Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)



Oversight Dems Ask Issa to Call
Off Benghazi Investigation

52 replie(s)
PJ Media, by Bridget Johnson    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 3/28/2014 3:06:55 PM     Post Reply
All 17 Democrats on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee have called on Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) to end the “partisan” investigation into the Benghazi attack “and begin focusing instead on conducting responsible oversight to implement constructive reforms.” The Dems, led by ranking member Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), charged that the probe “has been characterized by wild and unsubstantiated political accusations that turn out to be completely inaccurate.” They proceeded to outline those instances in the five-page letter. “Continuing this reckless pattern of launching wholly unfounded accusations on national television — and racking up more and more Pinocchios in the process —

White House looks to regulate cow
flatulence as part of climate agenda

48 replie(s)
Daily Caller, by Michael Bastasch    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 3/28/2014 3:37:51 PM     Post Reply
As part of its plan to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions, the Obama administration is targeting the dairy industry to reduce methane emissions in their operations. This comes despite falling methane emission levels across the economy since 1990. The White House has proposed cutting methane emissions from the dairy industry by 25 percent by 2020. Although U.S. agriculture only accounts for about 9 percent of the country’s greenhouse gas emissions, according to the Environmental Protection Agency, it makes up a sizeable portion of methane emissions — which is a very potent greenhouse gas. Some of these methane emissions come from

Can Rick Perry Get A Second
Chance With GOP Voters In 2016

45 replie(s)
Daily Beast, by Myra Adams    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 3/29/2014 6:04:15 AM     Post Reply
After a disastrous presidential campaign in 2012, can Texas Governor Rick Perry mount a credible bid for the White House in 2016? Texas Governor Rick Perry is currently on a media tour touting the theme that America is a great place for second chances, specifically second chances for Texas governors with national ambitions. Perry is trying to erase the memory of his disastrous 2012 GOP presidential campaign which included “brain-farts” and “oops” debate moments with his folksy, charming, and uniquely American manner. Curious about Perry’s comeback strategy, I asked Texan and GOP presidential media guru, Mark McKinnon and he said,

One Doctor’s Viral Letter Exposes the Harrowing
Reality of Obamacare’s ‘War Against Doctors’

44 replie(s)
Independent Journal Review, by Emily Hulsey    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 3/28/2014 5:42:18 AM     Post Reply
In an address to the House on Wednesday, Alabama Representative Mo Brooks read aloud a letter sent to him by Dr. Marlin Gill of Decatur. The letter holds nothing back while detailing the excessive costs and regulations that Dr. Gill calls Obamacare’s “war against doctors.” Here is the full text of the letter, courtesy of Rep. Brooks’ office: Dear Congressman Brooks, As a practicing family physician, I plead for help against what I can best characterize as Washington’s war against doctors. The medical profession has never before remotely approached today’s stress, work hours, wasted costs, decreased efficiency, and declining ability to focus on patient

   

 

R_DBL_B
  


 
Influential Republicans working to draft
Jeb Bush into 2016 presidential race

38 replie(s)
Washington Post, by Philip Rucker & Robert Costa    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 3/29/2014 4:46:51 PM     Post Reply
Las Vegas - Many of the Republican Party’s most powerful insiders and financiers have begun a behind-the-scenes campaign to draft former Florida governor Jeb Bush into the 2016 presidential race, courting him and his intimates and starting talks on fundraising strategy. Concerned that the George Washington Bridge traffic scandal has damaged New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s political standing and alarmed by the steady rise of Sen. Rand Paul (Ky.), prominent donors, conservative leaders and longtime operatives say they consider Bush the GOP’s brightest hope to win back the White House.

Lighten up on the first lady
33 replie(s)
Washington Post, by Kathleen Parker    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 3/29/2014 2:21:53 PM     Post Reply
The past couple of weeks have marked a turning point in American ugliness as the mob has turned its full fury on first lady Michelle Obama. From criticism of her trip to China to a recent “tell-all” by former White House assistant press secretary Reid Cherlin in the New Republic about Obama’s allegedly tyrannical behavior, the gloves have been removed. As described, she was a perfectionist — super-attentive to detail and laser-focused on advance planning. And this is bad because? Worse, according to a former (anonymous) staffer, there was no barometer for meeting Obama’s high standards. “The first lady having

Democrats sinking in sea of charges
30 replie(s)
Boston Herald, by Howie Carr    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 3/28/2014 4:59:45 AM     Post Reply
Please, try not to let what I’m about to tell you destroy your faith in the integrity of the national Democratic Party. Right now, a crime wave is sweeping the nation, and everyone in this out-of-control mob has a D after their names, even if most of the media are loath to report it. If you are a low-information voter, a Globe subscriber, say, you have been told endlessly that the root of all evil in American politics is the Tea Party, better known in your moonbat media as “teabaggers.” Oddly, however, the hacks rounded up over the last few days, well,

Women are legally free to abort a baby
because of its sex, says abortion charity head

30 replie(s)
Telegraph (UK), by Alice Philipson    Original Article
Posted By: Hermoine- 3/28/2014 7:39:52 AM     Post Reply
Ann Furedi, of BPAS, said the law does not prevent women from choosing a termination on the grounds of gender and she even compared it to abortion after rape. Mrs Furedi´s comments come weeks after it was disclosed that the CPS had decided not to prosecute two doctors who were exposed by a Daily Telegraph investigation arranging terminations purely because the unborn baby was a girl. A group of 50 MPs, drawn from across the party divide, then wrote to this newspaper warning that the decision was a “step back in the fight for gender equality” and effectively changes the law without

Startling Rift on Supreme Court
Springs From Error by Kagan
On Text of Obamacare Law

30 replie(s)
New York Sun, by Betsy McCaughey    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 3/29/2014 12:55:11 PM     Post Reply
A startling rift appeared Tuesday on the Supreme Court as the three female Justices came out swinging like Brunnhildes — women warriors — for what they erroneously labeled an “entitlement” to employer-provided contraceptives and morning-after pills. The Justices were hearing oral arguments in Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc., a case hyped by the Democratic Party as a test for women’s rights. Justices Kagan, Ginsberg, and Sotomayor sprang on Hobby Lobby’s attorney , interrupting his every sentence and pummeling him with questions taken right out of the Democratic Party’s “war on women” playbook. That playbook was laid out in a

   

 



 
Student, 20, sues for $40MILLION
after being hauled from her car at
gunpoint and arrested for buying beer
underage when she only bought WATER

29 replie(s)
Daily Mail [UK], by Peter Rugg    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 3/29/2014 1:17:21 PM     Post Reply
A University of Virginia student arrested by Alcoholic Beverage Control agents who wrongly believed she´d illegally bought beer when in fact she only had bottled water is seeking $40 million in a lawsuit filed Tuesday. Elizabeth K. Daly, 21, alleges malicious prosecution, six counts of assault and battery and failure to appropriately train ABC agents in the suit which names the state and seven agents involved in her arrest. (Snip) Daly claimed she attempted to flee from the agents because neither were in uniform, one pulled a gun, and the other tried to smash her car window with a flashlight. ´My

Race equity summit to address
widening wealth gap between races

25 replie(s)
Detroit Free Press, by Niraj Warikoo    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 3/29/2014 11:28:34 AM     Post Reply
With studies showing widening economic gaps between whites and African Americans, civil rights leaders in metro Detroit are concerned. “We’re going in the wrong direction,” said Freda Sampson, a leader with the nonprofit group Michigan Roundtable for Diversity and Inclusion. “We’re getting further and further divided.” To help close that racial and class divide, her group is holding an all-day conference, called the Equity Action Summit, on Saturday at Cobo Center in Detroit. (Snip) Saturday’s conference, supported by the NAACP and Fair Housing Center of Metro Detroit, is to feature talks by President Barack Obama’s former pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah

Did baby Barack Obama live with
Ann Dunham in Seattle?

22 replie(s)
American Thinker, by Shawn Glasco    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 3/29/2014 9:39:28 AM     Post Reply
Only "mere scraps of data documented" Barack Obama´s mother´s "days in Seattle," writes Obama biographer David Maraniss in his 2012 Barack Obama: The Story. Incidentally, Maraniss was telling the truth: Ann´s "days in Seattle" weren´t mentioned in Dreams from my Father and were only vaguely implied in Maraniss´s lengthy 2008 article. And it appears that the only "scraps" of evidence of Obama´s mother´s time in Seattle during 1961-1962 was a listing in a Seattle Polk directory and a University of Washington (UW) transcript. And it appears that the only "mere scraps" of evidence of baby Barack´s time in Seattle are

   

Post Reply   Close thread 713969





Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google



© 2014 Lucianne.com Media Inc.

FS