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Response to liberalnationalist (Reply #50)

Thu May 17, 2012, 03:51 PM

61. I tend to be very skeptical of conspiracy theories, but I tend to agree with your assessment

If the Mormon church did have the intention of grooming and installing their own candidate for office, they couldn't pick a better person than Romney. His dad's fortunes were made as a direct result of his Mormon associations. Romney owes his a debt of gratitude to the Mormon church for his fortunes as well and he has shown conclusively that he has been the ideal faithful servant to them. He served their church as a missionary in his youth, he served the church as a bishop as a young adult, and he has tied a significant portion of his income back to the church for decades. In short, he has always done exactly what the church wanted. So considering Romney would be the perfect candidate for such a task, you then have to ask if the Mormon church is motivated to do such a thing and I'm not sure how someone could claim they aren't. They already control the entire state of Utah. It's not a stretch to think they would want to expand their influence.

For those who value freethinking, Romney is more dangerous than Bush, and that's pretty scary.

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