Originally Posted by DaFace
I think this is spot on.
I personally just wish the R's would accept the fact that they're sticking to dramatically changing public views on many of the social issues. When choosing between the giant douche and the shit sandwich, people grab onto those issues when making a decision on a candidate and ignore a lot of the other stuff. It may not be right, but it's the truth.
It's hard to believe that social issues outweigh economic and other issues for a lot of people. The ability to vote in such a fashion is a luxury paid for by others that, contrary to popular belief, is not a right nor is it self-sustaining.