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Are They Kidding?

This is just silly:

Prominent evangelical leaders are warning Sen. John McCain against picking former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney as his running mate, saying their troops will abandon the Republican ticket on Election Day if that happens.

They say Mr. Romney lacks trust on issues such as outlawing abortion and opposing same-sex marriage and because he is a Mormon. Opposition is particularly powerful among those who supported former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee in the Republican presidential primaries earlier this year.

So the Hucka-fans are willing to trash Romney to get their guy on the ticket because, among other inanities, he's a Mormon? Romney might have appeared to conservatives to be too accommodating by half when he ran in the primaries, but the idea that he's a closet pro-choicer, gay-marriage enabler is laughable.