That the ELECTED might never form to themselves an interest
    separate from the ELECTORS, prudence will point out the
    propriety of having elections often.

    — Thomas Paine, Common Sense, 1776

Activate the Mechanism!: How Rick Santorum could take the whole Republican party down with him


abaldwin360:

At the moment, Gingrich seems to be fading. This could change in March if he does well on Super Tuesday, but for now it looks like a race between Romney, who has trouble communicating with voters, and Santorum, whose message is alarmingly clear.

At times, it seems as if Santorum is running to…

Santorum, Romney, Gingrich. Doesn’t matter. The Schlesinger Pendulum of national mood has irrevocably swung toward Progressivism.  Conservatives are anachronisms, doomed to fail like tulips in December.

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