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Why the Obama Bubble Still Hasn’t Burst

Becca in TX Wrote: Oct 08, 2012 12:01 PM
robert-I know a lot of women who find this emphasis on birth control to be insulting. Many of us feel that we are perfectly capable of providing for ourselves.

Can there be political bubbles like financial bubbles?

Financial bubbles, inflated by hopes and dreams, burst when reality negates any possibility that those hopes and dreams will be realized. At that point, sky high stock or bond or real estate prices come crashing down to earth.

Can the same thing happen in politics? Can a skilled politician, who has become popular with soaring rhetoric and promises, deflate when it starts becoming clear that he is not going to deliver?

Of course, I am thinking about our president.

Mitt Romney demonstrated in the first presidential debate that the considerable gap...