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The Perfect Candidate

The baptistry in the new Mormon Temple in Nauvoo, Ill., features 12 oxen representing the 12 tribes of Israel. Many losing candidates became elder statesmen of their parties. What lessons will Romney have to teach his party? The art of … Continue reading

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Election Result

Obama Blue Vote Skew Obama for America’s model squished Bain’s model–so to speak. As it turned out, the technology of the Romney GOTA scored a fail well-matched to Romney’s own badly executed campaign.

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The fact-checkers handed Romney his butt.

But then came Colorado for the president and Florida also was looking tougher than anyone had imagined. “We just felt, ‘where’s our path?’” said a senior adviser. “There wasn’t one.” Romney then said what they knew: it was over. His … Continue reading

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Go Back

hat tips: Eclectablog and the absolutely essential Subverting Subverting the Genre

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Eva’s Id

It is becoming increasingly apparent Ann Romney has lived as sheltered a life as has her husband. Romney’s remarks, then, are of a piece with a narrative – poverty as character defect – favored by many who know exactly jack … Continue reading

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Racing to Nowhere, Or to Iran?

Josh Green, quoting Romney’s Twitter nemesis, comedian Rob Delaney, “Romney fascinates me endlessly,” Delaney said before his show at a Montreal comedy festival last week. “He’s such an attractive target comedically because more than any other candidate in my lifetime, … Continue reading

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Ready For Willard?

h/t Mike Luckovich Willard ‘mittens’ Romney really really really really wants to be the next President. As his wife said, “It’s Mitt’s turn.” It may seem to some that the existence of an uber-stiff character such as Willard Romney is … Continue reading

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Mitt And the Muddle

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy There’s so much I could blather on about the delicious presidential battle shaping up between old school neo-liberal plutocrats of the centerist left vs “personal responsibility” Ayn Randian … Continue reading

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