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Response to jn2375 (Original post)

Fri Sep 14, 2012, 11:55 AM

42. They were saying this after the 2008 elections.

And yet the Republicans are now the majority in the House, are close to being so in the Senate and they dominate the supreme court.

After the 2008 election, there was not a single Republican representative in all of New England. There were Republican Senators, but every single representative was a Democrat.

Chris Matthews was saying that the Republicans had been relegated to being a "regional" party, with the South being that region.

Today, even Elizabeth Warren is struggling against a Republican - in Massachusetts, of all places - for a seat once held by Ted Kennedy.

In spite of just how reprehensible Republican policies and behaviors are, they were still polling neck and neck with Obama right up until the Dem Convention - and this was without any significant Democratic negatives on the table.

Sure, we're polling 4, 5, 7% higher than Romney right now. But, Repubs have a way of coming back. There will be October surprises by these knuckle-dragging ass clowns. If Obama and the Dems aren't careful, then they could easily lose.

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