NYT’s Friedman: ‘Maybe’ the GOP ‘Needs to Crash and Burn’; Current GOP ‘Needs to Die’

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<p><em>See more in the <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/nb/curtis-houck/2016/10/24/nyts-friedman-m…; target="_blank">cross-post</a> on the NewsBusters blog.</em></p>

<p><em>New York Times </em>columnist and author Thomas Friedman has never passed up a chance to trash the Republican Party and so during Sunday&rsquo;s <em>Meet the Press</em>, he suggested that<strong> &ldquo;maybe this party needs to crash and burn and this version of the Republican Party needs to die&rdquo; </strong>in order for it to be reborn into a more competitive party against Democrats (translation: reshape their ideology).&nbsp;</p>

<p>Friedman&rsquo;s comments were prompted by <em>Meet the Press</em> moderator Chuck Todd wondering who would lead the Republican Party if the liberals dream scenario occurs on November 8 and the Democrats seize not only the White House but also the House and Senate.&nbsp;</p>

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