Originally Posted by Fedaykin
Just means you are a prime example of what I'm talking about. Obama is very much a centerist. Your perception of what "center" is simply is out of whack, because the American political system is very much skewed right.
Ok, so who should the Republicans have nominated? In 2008, I chuckled all the time at some old left-leaners I knew because for 6 years or so, they swore up and down that if only Republicans had nominated McCain instead of Bush in 2000, they would've voted for him.
Then here he comes, and suddenly he's some sort of blind partisan ideologue they just couldn't support. The fact of the matter is that the blindness was theirs, not his.