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  •  They also run into the problem... (8+ / 0-)

    If they run Romney and he loses, the base - the RR and the teabaggers will still believe Romney lost because he was establishment and moderate and they never had their candidate yet - so they'll still be looking for their chance come 2016.  If the GOP gave in to Santorum now and he lost spectacularly maybe the RR/Baggers would finally go away, realizing that they're the fringe.  

    However if they did that, they'd get killed in down ticket races and very likely give the Dems back the House and keep the Senate.  

    •  They'll never stop, this is a religious thing to (2+ / 0-)
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      Larsstephens, wasatch

      many and honestly rMoney will bring out far fewer voters in the fall thus helping downticket races due to flat out apathy....

      They hate rMoney and they despise Mormons

      Many just will not vote if the option is rMoney

      imo of course, ymmv

      Vaya con Dios Don Alejo
      I want to die a slave to principles. Not to men.
      Emiliano Zapata

      by buddabelly on Wed Feb 22, 2012 at 04:42:27 PM PST

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