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January 09, 2012
Argument I've Been Making: How Come Romney Is Allowed To Go Cheap-Shot On Everyone Else, But the Minute He Gets Some Cheap-Shot In Return, It's a Crime Against America?
When Romney went after Perry claiming he wanted to end Social Security, and hitting him generally for calling it unconstitutional (it arguably is) and a ponzi scheme (it likely is), people said, "Hey, these are general election liabilities; Perry should have to respond to these charges. The left will make them."
Well, same deal with Bain Capital. This is a general election liability; Romney should have to respond to these charges. The left will hit him on this (and in fact already is).
But instead it's this full-court press that you can't say that.
Why not? Why does Romney get a complete Hall Pass throughout the entire primary season?
It's as if Romney complied a 15-1 record in a season that never actually happened and earned a first round bye, a second round bye, a third round bye, a fourth round bye, a fifth round bye, a sixth round bye, and oh shut up he's going to win anyway so just zip it, punk.
Huntsman: Dao-wha-shieng-do-hyung-shii-mao-bao-dai, which is Mandarin for "Don't Even Think About Voting For Me: Winnin' hearts and minds.
In an interview Friday, the Utah governor turned China ambassador said bluntly that the GOP had lost its equilibrium in the Obama era but predicted it would eventually return to its bearings and vindicate his own brand of pragmatism.
Since Huntsman, I'm told, has a fairly conservative plan (or he claims it's his plan) -- which parts of it does he deem insane? I trust the insane parts are not really offered seriously, but instead are offered to placate the loonies, right?
Corona: "I will be kind and nice to those who understand me ..."
chemjeff - PuppyMonkeyBaby '16: "L,elle, okay maybe I will go to the pound tomorrow ..."
Aetius451AD: "466 That is actually a good thing about some dogs ..."
derit: "I wonder if the hat worn askew came about to avoid ..."
willow: "going to wander off for a while and study. have f ..."
Alberta Oil Peon: "My hubby says a backwards ball cap gives you brain ..."
Corona: "Cats purr. Dogs barf. ..."
Fritz: "I wonder if there's an enterprising business out t ..."
Aetius451AD: "Gentleman, we have usage of "An Affair to Remember ..."
Christopher Taylor: "A cat might yack once in a while but he won't chew ..."
Max Rockatansky : "Posted by: Alberta Oil Peon at February 12, 2016 0 ..."
Willy J.: "There are legitimate reasons to wear a ball cap ba ..."
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