Originally Posted by Aries Walker
I also don't think many Americans trust the Republican party. There are a lot of Republicans who feel abandoned because it's moved so far right, and is so beholden to the fringe. I can't think of a time since Reconstruction when one party was so controlled by its extremes. It will be interesting to see if it "course-corrects" and becomes more centrist, or whether it splits into two separate parties.
To me, this seems like a ludicrous thing to say about a party that nominated Mitt Romney. The democrat candidate is far more "fringe" than Mitt Romney even if Republicans and popular sentiment have prevented him from going full Obama.
"Well, it is one thing for Bill Clinton to say, I feel your pain. It is another thing for Barack Obama to say I feel your pain that I have caused." - George Will