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Notice: Free Republic has been in full rebellion mode since 2008 and will remain so for the duration
Click here to pledge your support! ^ | April 11, 2012 | Jim Robinson

Posted on 04/11/2012 8:04:00 PM PDT by Jim Robinson

Notice: Free Republic has been in full rebellion mode since 2008 and will remain in full rebellion mode for the duration!

No more Doles!! No more McCains!! No more RINOS!!


Those who cannot stomach rebellion might as well start looking for a new home on the net!!

Those who have ignored my hundreds of posts on this crucial issue or who have doubted me these last three or four years might as well get used to it. FR will never support the abortionist, homosexualist, socialist, mandate loving, constitution trampling liar Mitt Romney.

In case you haven't noticed, a TEA Party rebellion is on and Free Republic signed on years ago. There is no turning back. No more crap from the GOP-e!! They've screwed us for the last time!! Karl Rove and Mitt Romney, et al, loathe conservatism and loathe the tea party and took it upon themselves to use their money and connections to destroy nearly every one of our conservative tea party candidates while pushing their big government RINOS. That makes them the enemy. I will not reward that betrayal by giving them my support or my vote.

FR is and will remain a pro-life, pro-limited government conservative site!!

We are beholden to NO ONE!! We bow to no kings!! We bow to NO RINOS!!

I'd rather fight and die like a man than bend over and be screwed by a RINO!! I refuse to kiss Karl Rove or Mitt Romney's rings!! They can kiss my rosy red ass instead!!


Long live the rebellion!!

Hope my message is clear.

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To: Jim Robinson
Just speculatin', mind you, but if everyone who SAYS or SAID they would write in Palin if romney won stole the nomination, she would actually win.

Practically everyone I know has repeated this over and over, so WHY can't we make it happen? We have the time. If we organize now....there is no telling what miracles might happen. We the People are not defeated yet. The question is, will we fight? Or will we throw up our hands in exasperation and frustration without even trying?

121 posted on 04/11/2012 8:49:37 PM PDT by MestaMachine (obama kills)
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To: contrarian
I removed my name from the republican roll after voting republican since 1968 last year.

I am surprised that you lasted that long. Most jumped ship after McCain was anointed the Republican candidate in '08.

122 posted on 04/11/2012 8:50:59 PM PDT by submarinerswife (Insanity is doing the same thing over and over, while expecting different results~Einstein)
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To: terycarl

To Romney/Obama? There isen’t one.

the track is out at the canyon bridge. There is no time to stop the train traveling at 100 MPH, Obama is running the train at 100 MPH. Romney wants to run it at 70 MPH.

The end result is the train ends up in the canyon and our country is dead. With these to it’s just how fast we get to the canyon.

123 posted on 04/11/2012 8:51:10 PM PDT by cableguymn (Good thing I am a conservative. Otherwise I would have to support Mittens like Republicans do.)
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To: Jim Robinson
"Up yours Karl Rove!!"

"Rove, You magnificent Yellow RINO Bastard!!!"

124 posted on 04/11/2012 8:51:10 PM PDT by Mad Dawgg (If you're going to deny my 1st Amendment rights then I must proceed to the 2nd one...)
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To: Secret Agent Man

“Okay, I would love to have a good conservative candidate to vote for. What is the plan that accomplishes that? In my state’s primary I voted for Santorum, unfortunately he lost by 4 percentage points.

How do we get someone conservative on the ballot? I am seriously all ears here.”


My question as well.

What plan of action, SPECIFICALLY are we talking about at this point?

We all KNEW the Primary was critical and yet here we ae again with another McCain/Dole.

I’m fine with not voting for Romney, but who do we vote for?

125 posted on 04/11/2012 8:51:53 PM PDT by EyeGuy (2012: When the Levee Breaks)
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To: mo
“If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, go home from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains set lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that ye were our countrymen.”

I love that quote, who is it from?
126 posted on 04/11/2012 8:51:53 PM PDT by SoConPubbie
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To: Jim Robinson

I’m not waving the white flag at all. I haven’t given up yet. You say the battle has not even yet begun. I agree. I too hope someone else can win the GOP nomination other than Romney. But what will you do if Romney ends up being the nominee, and it’s him or four more years of Obama?

127 posted on 04/11/2012 8:51:56 PM PDT by navydad
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To: submarinerswife

You will get not one democrat quitting their party because there are no conservative democrats left at the federal level. There are only moderates or worse. You don’t want them coming over to the new party diluting it with moderate views.

128 posted on 04/11/2012 8:52:04 PM PDT by Secret Agent Man (I'd like to tell you, but then I'd have to kill you.)
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To: vmivol00; whiterhino

whiteRhINO... is that you Mittens?

129 posted on 04/11/2012 8:52:14 PM PDT by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Pursue Happiness)
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To: terycarl; Jim Robinson
"and, at this time, the alternative is.......?"

None of the above.

130 posted on 04/11/2012 8:52:48 PM PDT by YHAOS (you betcha!)
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To: Jim Robinson

Clear enough Jim. God bless you for remaining TRUE to your convictions!

I am seeing some of the “Christian” websites begin to kiss up to Romney like For example, in thier front page column titled “Santorum - Romney’s ‘bridge’?” -

They have this professor from Regent University by the name of Dr. Charles Dunn saying:

“Mitt Romney’s Achilles heel is with the evangelical vote,” states Dunn. “Santorum has it; Romney doesn’t. To unify the Republican Party, the first thing [Romney] must do ... is get the evangelical vote. The bridge to the evangelical vote is Rick Santorum.”

These people act as though the convictions of a Christian is something that can be brokered by them. I didn’t support Santorum for Vice President, a cabinet position or a prime slot at the convention.

As I commented there, Rick lost the Senate partly because he angered conservatives by backing Specter over Pat Toomey. I have been a Santorum supporter throughout this race but if he backs Romney over Newt - I will never support him again.

As I wrote this afternoon - it would be SO EASY to give in once again - like I did several years ago when sitting with a room full of Christian Republicans here in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida who argued AGAINST ME that “Foley might be a homosexual, but he’s OUR homosexual.”

I’m not making this up. Christian Republicans fought me just as some do now regarding Romney - contending that “Foley’s seat is too valuable to risk” - despite knowing that he was pro-abortion and his deviant behavior was known to many throughout the Republican circles of PB County.

My argument was that we as Christians have an OBLIGATION to stand for potential Republican replacements to Foley. What kind of faith do we have if we think our God is too small and too powerless for us NOT to compromise by turning against the commands in His word?


This primary is an opportunity to get it right and learn from our mistakes. We do not have to nominate an unacceptable candidate. If conservatives can fight in this “4th quarter”, a brokered convention could bring about an acceptable candidate to ALL sides of the GOP. I will not comply with those people again.

The nomination of Willard Mitt Romney is political suicide and is every bit as wrong as supporting Foley was. If Romney is afforded the prize of his insatiable lust for the sake of legacy, we will be as successful as the builders of Babel.



131 posted on 04/11/2012 8:53:20 PM PDT by publius321
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To: Artcore
Just my 2 cents.

My 2 cents is that we've gotten to this point because we have telegraphed to the establishment Republicans that we will vote for whoever they put up. They laugh at us and put up someone more liberal each election cycle. And they will next time, too, unless we put the brakes on this handbasket.

If we continue as we are doing, our nominee of our own party will be so liberal that he will make Obama look like Reagan.
132 posted on 04/11/2012 8:53:36 PM PDT by Engraved-on-His-hands (Mitt Romney is a handbasket driver. I refuse to ride.)
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To: JediJones

The opposition does realize this. In fact, scum-of-the- earth David Letterman was just attacking Newt Gingrich with gusto on his show seconds ago.

They don’t want republican primary voters to mess up their plan of having a liberal in the White House no matter what happens with Obama.

133 posted on 04/11/2012 8:53:45 PM PDT by ngat
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To: terycarl

When the US continues down the drain because of Obama or Romney, I will have the satisfaction of knowing I didn’t vote for either.

134 posted on 04/11/2012 8:54:17 PM PDT by doc1019 (Romney will never get my vote!)
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To: mamelukesabre

It looks pretty evenly split to me. And remember even in a lot of “Romney strongholds,” he did not get 50% of the vote. It’s not like he’s far and away the frontrunner. It’s not out of the realm of possibility at all for his popularity to dip enough to have him perform worse enough to only collect about 45% of the delegates and not hit 1,144.

There is also the fact that Florida and Arizona can be challenged at the convention so Romney could lose delegates there. Plus the count Santorum put out a few weeks ago showed the behind-the-scenes maneuvering seemed to be getting the conservatives more delegates than the media vote-counting showed.

135 posted on 04/11/2012 8:54:29 PM PDT by JediJones (From the makers of Romney, Bloomberg/Schwarzenegger 2016. Because the GOP can never go too far left.)
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To: Jim Robinson

I hear you and would like to be with you...but talk isn’t enough anymore.

If we are going to make a difference and have any meaningful influence, we will need to unite to carry our messages outside of media sources like local newspapers, sites like FB, Twitter and beyond.
And that will take organization, pooling of talents and a very real action plan.

136 posted on 04/11/2012 8:54:50 PM PDT by Mountain Mary ("This is OUR country and WE will decide"... Mark Levin)
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To: Jim Robinson

At your side, Jim!

137 posted on 04/11/2012 8:56:04 PM PDT by arderkrag ("WAAHH WAAAHHH SCOTUS" is no excuse to vote for Romney. LOOKING FOR ROLEPLAYERS. Check Profile.)
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To: Jim Robinson

Jim I think it is time to talk.

There are some things we need to do to prepare.

We have been given an illusion of freedom by the elites. Vote to this person because—When they have picked the candidate and not us.

It’s close and we will need leadership and loyalty.

The time has arrived that FReepers will HAVE to stand together.

God bless us all in the times to come. This nation WILL survive.

We will make sure of it.

138 posted on 04/11/2012 8:56:51 PM PDT by Steve Newton (And the Wolves will learn what we have shown before-We love our sheep we dogs of war. Vaughn)
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To: terycarl

“sure you’ll vote for either vote against him or for him, make up your mind, but if you don’t vote against him, guess what, one more pathetic vote for him.”

What do you not understand about principles and integrity? A vote for the 3rd party is a vote for the 3rd party. Someone with principles and integrity actually votes for something and values their vote. They don’t waste their vote on opportunistic lying whores...even if they have an R behind their name.

I would continue, but I fairly certain a discussion on principles and integrity is to difficult for a Romneywhore to comprehend.

139 posted on 04/11/2012 8:56:57 PM PDT by vmivol00 (I won't be reconstructed.)
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To: terycarl

Well said!

It makes me sick that Romney will be our nominee, but I will not sit this election out and help Obama win a second term that will, without a doubt, destroy our country. This is not a straw-man argument, it is reality!

Those of us who have decided to vote for Romney are not “cavers”, “Romeybots” etc. We are simply dealing the hand that has been dealt. I’ll say again, whatever Romney is, at least he doesn’t hate the country seeking it’s destruction. I’m not pro-Romney, I’m simply making a very difficult decision to try and save this country.

140 posted on 04/11/2012 8:56:57 PM PDT by Artcore
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