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  •  It would be brutal (2+ / 0-)
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    pine, thered1

    and one side or the other would end up radioactive.  However, the polling since the election shows that the biggest drop in support for both Bush and the war has been amoang conservaitves.    The paleocons and "Main Street Republicans" have been circling for a while trying to figure out how to take their party back.  If they're serious, this offers them that opportunity.  You're right it would be very nasty, but it probably is the last good chance they'll have.  It's also one, were they to succeed, that would win a reformed GOP big pluses with the general public, and particularly with disaffected conservatives.

    Power lines have surges; unwinnable wars have escalations.

    by ActivistGuy on Wed Dec 27, 2006 at 08:27:12 PM PST

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