Karl Rove Dismisses O’Donnell Victory An Hour After It Happens

Karl Rove was on Fox News last night less than an hour after it became apparent that Christine O’Donnell has won in Delaware and was surprisingly vehement in his negative views:

It’s a sign of just how divided this race has left the conservative wing of the party, I think, and the forces that backed O’Donnell spent little time in waiting to unload on Rove.

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  1. Patrick T. McGuire says:

    Apparently Rove didn’t get the memo that he isn’t running things anymore.

  2. Steven Donegal says:

    It’s a sign of just how divided this race has left the conservative wing of the party
    I didn’t know the Rs had wings at this point

  3. Brummagem Joe says:

    This is hilarious. Rove and Cornyn are now the Riehl and Malkin hate figures.

  4. The INCREDIBLE O’Donnell money story of today…

    This morning Ms O’Donnell on her web site  was about 52% of the way to her target of $250,000 for her race to Nov.It is NOW 3:34 PMIs everyone getting the picture ?Check back every 20 minutes and watch that number……

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