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A tea party exit would be a blessing for GOP
CNN, by David Frum

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 10/15/2013 2:45:24 PM

"Do the Republican and Democratic parties do an adequate job of representing the American people, or do they do such a poor job that a third major party is required?" A record 60% of Americans now yearn for a third major party, according to Gallup. Independents, unsurprisingly, are most likely to favor a third party, but a majority of self-described Republicans say yes, too. But what do they mean by that "yes"? Obviously, they mean many different things. Some yearn for a third party representing the Michael Bloomberg center: fiscally conservative and socially liberal like the New York City mayor. But here´s

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Reply 1 - Posted by: varkdriver, 10/15/2013 2:51:27 PM     (No. 9566363)

Oh, yeah, whenever I want information/opinion about the Tea Party or solid conservative Americans, I immediately turn to CNN and David Frum.

[SARCASM switch - OFF]

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Emmajustin, 10/15/2013 2:52:16 PM     (No. 9566365)

Thanks but we never want your advice Davie.

It just reinforces that when you are taking flak from all sides you must be over the target.

I am Ted Cruz (and Mike Lee and that house rep that talked with Hannity on his radio show last Wed or Thurs about how we need smaller govt, major cuts in spending and we won´t surrender--wish I caught his name).


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Hazymac, 10/15/2013 2:53:31 PM     (No. 9566366)

Uh, no.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Northcross, 10/15/2013 2:53:36 PM     (No. 9566367)

That´s right, David. Then we would never again have to worry about troublesome things like the Constitution, the Free Enterprise System, fiscal responsibility, and the like. We could hand the car keys back to John McCain so he can ride along in the progressive parade.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Stlouislaxbros dad, 10/15/2013 2:55:52 PM     (No. 9566370)

Gee.. who was it who busted their rear ends for the Republicans back in the 2010 elections?

It was the Tea Party people. I never hear from people like Frum as to exactly why the Tea Party citizens are "extremists."

Frum´s candidates... McCain and Romney got stomped...and Frum blames the Tea Party?

Nonsense. Guys like Frum are too used to losing...and they like it...and America declines.

I agree with #1 .. I mean... who with any intelligence sits back and wonders "what would Frum think?"

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Reply 6 - Posted by: unagator, 10/15/2013 2:56:31 PM     (No. 9566372)

How does one effectively govern an insolvent, cartel capitalist government held aloft only by a central bank monetizing its´ debt, inevitably losing said government´s reserve currency status?



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Reply 7 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 10/15/2013 2:57:58 PM     (No. 9566374)

An astute Ldotter said it so well yesterday:

"We must be over the target."

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Malia2012, 10/15/2013 2:58:46 PM     (No. 9566377)

Hey David, if you REALLY want to know what a "blessing for the GOP" would be, that would be YOU getting out of the party and stop your pretense of "caring" about Republicans when you write your hit-pieces for the bottom-feeders at CNN and elsewhere. Just go away.. no seriously..go away!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: reilly, 10/15/2013 3:00:19 PM     (No. 9566379)


Key moment arrives and Frum sings for the dirty Dims. If not for the Tea Party, we´d still have Pelosi as Speaker.


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Reply 10 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 10/15/2013 3:01:39 PM     (No. 9566380)

Yeah, just because they tried to warn America about 0bama and have been proven right over and over, the GOP should ditch them.

What´s the phone number for 0bamacare again?


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Reply 11 - Posted by: terrywhite, 10/15/2013 3:04:01 PM     (No. 9566385)

"Michael Bloomberg center?" Oh, God, these fools just don´t understand and it´s it´s so simple I can´t for the life of me understand why they can´t understand!


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Reply 12 - Posted by: bubby, 10/15/2013 3:19:29 PM     (No. 9566404)

A tea party exit would be the end of the GOP

There I fixed the headline.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: F16 guy, 10/15/2013 3:19:36 PM     (No. 9566405)


In other news, the fox was recently asked if additional security was needed for the hen house.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: An Afternoon Walk, 10/15/2013 3:19:47 PM     (No. 9566406)

Here´s a better idea. How about a rino exit, David?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Tommytoadaz, 10/15/2013 3:21:20 PM     (No. 9566412)

A Davide Frum exit to Canada would be a blessing for America .

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Reply 16 - Posted by: jimincalif, 10/15/2013 3:27:08 PM     (No. 9566416)

Phooey. Most of my life, the Dems propose a lot more government, and the Repubs would meet them half-way with not quite as much, but still more. So there was no question as to the direction, just the speed.

Along comes the Tea Party, and horrors of horrors, actually wants a reduction in government. But now there is no compromise, we are just labeled extremists.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: gator, 10/15/2013 3:29:28 PM     (No. 9566419)

It would be a blessing for the country and the Tea Party to exit the plastic rino club and take me and the majority of the conservative base with them.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: MattMusson, 10/15/2013 3:33:01 PM     (No. 9566421)

The GOP / WHIG strategy.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Coy860, 10/15/2013 3:35:43 PM     (No. 9566425)

Why is it wrong to stand up for the Constitution and Freedom?
I do not want to live in bondage and I stand with the Senators and Representaives who stand with ME.
I do not want to forced under penalty of LAW to be in Gov´t Health Insurance and the majority of Americans feel the same way.
The TEA party is comprised of Americans who remember what Liberty really is. If Frum thinks we are the enemy, what does that make him?

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Judy, 10/15/2013 3:53:56 PM     (No. 9566450)

CNN exit with their low ratings sounds like a far better blessing.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: web, 10/15/2013 4:08:03 PM     (No. 9566478)

The Dim party represents dim leftist Americans just fine, as they are just as dishonest, prone to Projection, and evil. I´m not sure who the Republicans represent, but it certainly isn´t normal, patriotic, hard-working, tax-paying Americans. Due to massive Democrat election fraud and the importation of millions of illegal aliens, it apparently isn´t any use voting for Republicans any longer. We do need a third party that represents sane people, such as the Tea Party.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 10/15/2013 4:08:40 PM     (No. 9566480)

I know the truth is the opposite of the lies reported on CNN, somethings never change.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: fritzilou, 10/15/2013 4:33:09 PM     (No. 9566517)

David Frum is out for David Frum. He may be educated, but he isn´t smart. The importance of education so promoted by the ´educated´ still produces people like this. There is nothing like having run a business to add to a person´s life experience. Most of the commentariat have never even worked so much as a Dunkin Donuts of a Carvel. I only wish these people had the experience that I was so fortunate to have; working as a cashier at drug store for 50 cents an hour with all the candy I could eat....this all having happened when I was only 12 years old. Yes, with my meager education I was trusted to make change for the owner. Yes, he took advantage of my youth, but he gave me something worth more, confidence and experience. It was from that I developed pride of good work and my nacent self developed conservative philosophy. I even paid my own bus fare to get to the drug store. Yes, I did go to college, but nothing will ever be as important to me as the pride I learned with the drug store experience.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Gorzabozo, 10/15/2013 5:20:01 PM     (No. 9566562)

And America would be better off without CNN and David Frum. And don´t forget - Roger, Simon, Dementia, Alcoholism and Schizophrenia

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Reply 25 - Posted by: gollyneds, 10/15/2013 5:24:32 PM     (No. 9566569)

right now we have demolicans and republicrats. hell yeah, we need a tea party alternative

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Reply 26 - Posted by: stablemoney, 10/15/2013 8:31:19 PM     (No. 9566743)

Is this idiot seriously putting Bloomberg forward as a pattern to follow? Frum is ready for the asylum.

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