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  •  they chose to believe that their (3+ / 0-)
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    LLPete, dragonlady, Aug6PDB

    candidate would win...which is a big difference from actually believing their candidate would win. All of us human beings are quite adept at self-delusion on so many levels and in so many ways, why would that not also be true politically?

    Otherwise intelligent folks who seriously "thought" that Romney and their other crackpot candidates would win, regardless of all empirical evidence...simply WANTED to be believe he'd win, chose to buy into all of that FOX-News delusional thinking. It wasn't pushed on them. They willingly swallowed it.

    And they only have themselves to blame for having been so terribly wrong.

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