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    ...because that requires making all sorts of assumptions about how a Hillary Clinton presidency would have gone -- and there's not much to suggest it would be that much different between her and Obama.

    You're correct that it probably turns out that we wrong about Obama being a superior candidate -- but that doesn't mean he was necessarily the inferior choice.  In reality, it seems it was likely a "Coke versus Pepsi" sort of choice....

    Political Compass: -6.75, -3.08

    by TexasTom on Sun Jul 31, 2011 at 06:16:48 PM PDT

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