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|In life, you often dont get a second act. Except, of course, for Democratic strategists, who always seem to get a second act, even a third and a fourth, no matter how often they lose. Strategist Bob Shrum, for instance, has been a chronic loser in presidential races but is still sought out by Democratic hopefuls, including John Kerry in 2004.
And, when theyre not applying their cold hands to Democratic campaigns, the strategists can put a chill on any Democrats principled behavior by whispering in the ears of journalists that a seemingly noble act is reckless, calculated or somehow both.
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