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Old 08-22-2012, 08:38 AM
 
Location: Palm Springs, CA
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A party platform is like a guidebook for the party and its leaders to follow. It can't be dismissed. Apparently, Romney and Ryan are just doing an act for the public when they say they disagree with certain parts.
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Old 08-22-2012, 08:47 AM
 
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That makes sense ONLY IF the party's insiders do not consider their nominee as head of the party, which would be unprecedented and would clearly show that Mitt Romney is superfluous to their agenda. In other words, an empty suit, a pliable front man for corporate interests.

Which is exactly what I think he is.
You have hit the nail on the head. Romney will say whatever it takes to become POTUS as if he's a kid promising his parents he'll do his homework and eat all his vegetables just to get that new bike. Obviously, the GOP taking their marching orders from Wall Street and Corporate America will run the show.
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