Wolraich: Obama at the Gates of... Gates
Dr. C: In Praise of Writing Binges
Maiello: Gatsby Doesn't Grate
Sorry, couldn't resist.
And you can be sure that of the remaining, a lot just think it was about downsizing companies in trouble, not gutting stealing the pensions & dumping the carcasses on the taxpayer (who didn't cover all the shortfall)
What a wasted opportunity.
Instead, of thieving varmints, everyone knows about a dog and a car and a vacation. Is that enough to vote against a candidate? When the other guy is "a Marxist Kenyan destroying the American Way (tm)"?
Our messaging sucks.
And by the way, Obama's done such a crappy job of filling judicial nominees, and now the Republicans have decided to stop all judicial approvals until after the election. They feel empowered by Democrats doing so little. But all we had to do was just reach across the aisle...
But we told 'em, that dog story is a perfect allegory for Rmoney, or that he owns too much stuff. Wonder what metaphor or allegory applies best to us?