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Will Mitt Romney be the man
to knock out Donald Trump?

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Posted By: Magnante, 11/2/2019 5:30:11 AM

In The Atlantic, Sarah Longwell, executive director for something called Republicans for the Rule of Law, an advocacy group run by NeverTrumps still bitter that Jeb Bush was denied his designated shot to lose to Hillary, drafts a plan for Senate Republicans to finally oust Trump from office. Her man for the job: Senator Romney. The piece reads like a screenwriter optioning a script. There's drama, scuttlebutt, the balancing of ambitions, character conflict, palace intrigue, a war of values. There's even artsy ambiguity, with Longwell unable to provide a satisfying conclusion to her fictional putsch.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: John C 11/2/2019 5:48:13 AM (No. 224802)
For the file, I am a never Mitt voter!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: FunOne 11/2/2019 5:55:11 AM (No. 224804)
I refuse to waste my time reading about an article in The Atlantic. I also refuse to waste my time reading about an article that makes Mitt Romney and/or Jeb Bush look honorable. I am tired of whining articles by never-Trumpers also. I will check back and read the comments to see other L-dotters reaction to reading it.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: BarryNo 11/2/2019 5:55:53 AM (No. 224805)
I thought Lucianne didnt permit postingvarticles from the onion...
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Venturer 11/2/2019 5:57:23 AM (No. 224806)
Mitt might get some Democrat votes, but Democrats don't get to vote in the Primary's of most states. Republicans. Real Republicans will not vote for a faux Republican like Mitt
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Reply 5 - Posted by: watashiyo 11/2/2019 6:13:52 AM (No. 224813)
He's that nagging, hanging hemorrhoid that needs to be shoved in to ....you know where.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: F15 Gork 11/2/2019 6:17:09 AM (No. 224816)
Yeah, like I’m going to hitch my wagon to a clown named Pierre Delecto. He’s a pajama boy without the charisma....
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Toby Ten Bears 11/2/2019 6:20:30 AM (No. 224818)
Why do they call themselves, American Thinker, with a ridiculous question such as this ???
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Reply 8 - Posted by: worried 11/2/2019 6:25:07 AM (No. 224821)
Pierre Delecto should, and will, become the laughing stock that was once Carlos Danger. How could anyone take him as anything other than a joke? In a normal world, he would be constant fodder for those late night shows.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: George R. 11/2/2019 6:34:15 AM (No. 224827)
Mitt Romney is a braying ass! Damn the Utahans who foisted him onto the American public again. Maybe they should just stick to their many child brides and leave the rest of us alone.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: DCGIRL 11/2/2019 6:35:59 AM (No. 224830)
I'm not going to waste my time and read this article. I see we have some "never Trumpers" among us.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 11/2/2019 6:56:35 AM (No. 224843)
"which would, in effect, euthanize the Republican Party" Well, the GOPe, was already castrated so they may as well be dead. #NeverRummey
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Sunhan65 11/2/2019 7:06:18 AM (No. 224858)
Some of us saw this coming: "Mitt Romney is political garbage. You put this guy into the Senate, you give the Democrats one more vote when they really need it. If that vote is to remove President Trump from office, Romney will do what he always does -- work out what´s best for Mitt Romney and the establishment he so slavishly serves." -- Posted by: Sunhan65, 1/8/2018
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Reply 13 - Posted by: mean Gene 11/2/2019 7:21:17 AM (No. 224873)
"Like Brutus, Romney would be killing the thing he's trying to save...." Nope. Romney is, and always has been a globalist first and Republican second. He admitted voting for Ann Romney rather than Trump or Hillary. Like so many Never-Trumpers Mitt would prefer to manage the decline over seeing America become great.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: cor-vet 11/2/2019 7:55:00 AM (No. 224903)
Two things I'd like to see. Mittens and Hillary, riding off into the sunset, never to be seen or heard from again.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: jfodoch 11/2/2019 8:39:47 AM (No. 224945)
Why is anything this clown says or does even slightly newsworthy? I didn't read the article either.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: ROLFNader 11/2/2019 8:41:23 AM (No. 224948)
Gee , I dunno, Taylor. He couldn't lay a glove on the Magic Negro. How is going to defeat a real man?
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Gnana1 11/2/2019 9:43:29 AM (No. 225019)
The Atlantic is a commie rag. Answer to the question is NO! AT: why are you printing such garbage.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Wendybird 11/2/2019 9:44:34 AM (No. 225020)
Mitt couldn’t knock out one of those air filled toys that are weighted on the bottom.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Boliver 11/2/2019 10:01:00 AM (No. 225045)
#14 - with Hillary in the dog kennel on top of Pierre's car of course!
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Reply 20 - Posted by: jacksin5 11/2/2019 10:02:18 AM (No. 225048)
If Taxachussets didn't want him after Romneycare and the Big Dig, what makes the author think the Republican rank and file would choose him? PDJT is trying to stop everything Romney stands for. We had a revolution to end being ruled by a House of Lords.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 11/2/2019 10:16:50 AM (No. 225066)
The Atlantic has no credibility. Its a lefty rag. The fop, Mitt Romney will knock out Donald Trump? More likely his political career is over with the outing of his alter ego, Pierre Delecto. Pierre Demento would be a more accurate description. Its becoming more and more obvious that the neverTrumpers have no horse to hitch their wagon to. Much like the Democrats in that respect.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: TJ54 11/2/2019 10:40:03 AM (No. 225086)
No, next question.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: MDConservative 11/2/2019 10:40:05 AM (No. 225087)
Romney will be the beneficiary of whatever the UNIPARTY, including the GOPe and the NeverTrumpers, can concoct to run PDT our of the re-election race. Every effort is being made to drive down the President's approval numbers to make him "impeachable"...and failing that vulnerable to a challenge, or otherwise diminishing his chances for another term...by UNIPARTY Republicans. It's not just the Dems threatened by Trump... Politics is all about winning, and the UNIPARTY is not ready to lose, not by a long shot.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 11/2/2019 10:44:26 AM (No. 225090)
Pardon second post... If the Atlantic is looking for Mitt Romney to knock out Donald trump, is that an admission that Biden, Warren, Sanders, and even Hillary are incapable of doing it? Did the Atlantic just conduct a private poll, and discover they are under water?
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Reply 25 - Posted by: papasparky 11/2/2019 12:00:54 PM (No. 225166)
Mittens could'nt knock out an under-inflated punching bag (with Hillary's image on it) even with a horse shoe concealed in his boxing glove. His pontifications are analogous to passing gas into a high wind.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: DVC 11/2/2019 1:26:56 PM (No. 225279)
No. And I keep hoping that the Utah voters will never re-elect this jerk.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Italiano 11/2/2019 1:35:35 PM (No. 225290)
The sanctimonious twerp couldn't even knock out Candy Crowley.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: bighambone 11/2/2019 2:43:37 PM (No. 225339)
With the “Deplorables” Mittens Romney is a political joke, and they are never going to allow the Republican Party to nominate him for President in the future. If Romney were to engineer a wimpy Republican vote in the Senate on the contrived politically based Democrat impeachment charges that we have been hearing from Adam Schiff to remove Thump from office, by extension Romney would be setting the table for an extreme Democrat socialist to win the 2020 election. That would be political suicide for those wimpy Republican Senators as far as the “Deplorables” are concerned, that is just common sense.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: anniebc 11/2/2019 5:53:45 PM (No. 225480)
NO!
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Reply 30 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 11/2/2019 8:51:15 PM (No. 225555)
Everybody point and laugh at Pierre Delecto.
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