Here’s an excerpt from a blog post of a former Thompson supporter, as to why conservatives need to unite behind Mike Huckabee. It’s lengthy, but a very good read, and well worth your time.
But consider the reward. Consider an unabashed social conservative, with the oratorical skills to bring goosebumps to thousands and thousands of convention goers in Minnesota 2008. Consider his fiery sermon-like passion in front of a crowd of millions on television that night, talking about the sanctity of life, the defense of marriage, the dangers of Islamo-Fascism, and the need to seal the border and eliminate the IRS. Take everything you like about Mike Huckabee in the many appearances you’ve seen him in thus far, his smooth and convincing style, and then picture that in front of a national audience for an hour long discussion.
Read the entire article at postpolitical.