Competing Visions

Ever since Mitt Romney announced that Paul Ryan would be his running mate, the words “solidifies competing visions” have been used often to describe the effect of the Ryan choice on the election debate. Actually I’d argue that one is a vision, and the other a Marxist nightmare.

Paul Ryan on Saturday morning summarized vision #1: “We promise equal opportunity, not equal outcomes”:

And over the weekend President Obama provided the other vision: “A new vision of an America in which prosperity is shared”:

That’s not exactly a new vision, is it?

(h/t Gateway Pundit)

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