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  •  How do you know. Maybe he would have won (1+ / 0-)
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    even bigger if he actually communicated about this accurately.  In any case, to say he won is proof that this particular issue is what won it for him is not much of an argument.

    The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt. Bertrand Russell

    by accumbens on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 04:46:15 PM PST

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    •  Obama got lucky... (0+ / 0-)

      with Romney as an opponent.

      If the repubs had run a decent candidate with even half the appeal of, say, Reagan, that candidate would have wiped the floor with Obama.

      The banks have a stranglehold on the political process. Mike Whitney

      by dfarrah on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 07:41:49 PM PST

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      •  Obama has been lucky with just about every (0+ / 0-)

        campaign he's run  Hillary was the exception although it was more she imploded trying to find a hook.

        The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt. Bertrand Russell

        by accumbens on Sat Nov 10, 2012 at 09:30:23 PM PST

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