By PolitickerNJ Staff | November 16th, 2012 - 10:31am
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1. Blame everyone but yourself for losing the election.

2.  Tell those who voted against you because they thought you didn't care about them that you really don't care about them.

3.  Always listen to Karl Rove.  He's infallible and is never wrong. 

4.  If you're thinking about breaking the 3rd Commandment, ask Dick Morris.  They both can't be wrong.

5. You can win without support from students, women, Hispanics, African-Americans and Asians.  Karl Rove told me so.  

6. What you lack in good public policy positions can be overcome if you have enough money.  Karl Rove told me that also.

7.  Give millionaires some love.  They've sacrificed enough.

8.  47% is less than a majority.

9.  Alienate your most ardent supporters after the election.  You don't need them anymore. 

10.  Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.

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"Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto, a Hudson County Democrat, is balking. He claimed Tuesday that members of his caucus are divided over the measure and that his house is in no real rush – besides, even if enacted this year, the reforms would not take effect until 2017, he said. And with the growing belief that Christie could skip town to run for president, some Democrats are not eager to give him another talking point for his résumé. Christie’s plans to stump for Republican candidates in New Hampshire later Thursday only fuel that suspicion." - columnist Charles Stile

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