Is this the best the GOP can come up with?
By: Eugene Robinson, Washington Post
I think I’ve figured it out. Republicans must be staging some kind of fiendishly clever plot to lure Democrats into a false sense of security. That’s the only possible explanation for some of the weirdness we’re seeing and hearing from the GOP. The party must be waiting to come out with its real candidates and policy positions at a moment when unsuspecting Democrats are in the vulnerable position of being doubled over with laughter…
Republicans are also trying their best to lose a governorship, in Virginia, that could be theirs for the taking…Describing [Virginia Republican nominee] Cuccinelli’s views as “far right” is like calling Usain Bolt “reasonably fast.”
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