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    this is a huge story--bigger than the campaign itself.  Here's why:

    The whole neo-con/neo-liberal theory is that they can buy elections and fool the people into voting against their interests.

    If the opposite has happened, that the effect of Citizens United is just a lot of misspent money, then a fundamental tenet of neoconservatism has been defeated.  This is bigger than any the defeat of any individual candidate.

    From the way Romney was acting at the last debate, I have an intuitive feeling you may be correct.

    "To recognize error, to cut losses, to alter course, is the most repugnant option in government." Historian Barbara Tuchman

    by Publius2008 on Wed Oct 24, 2012 at 09:55:05 AM PDT

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