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Romney’s Optimism Will Win

Chris3668 Wrote: Nov 06, 2012 7:15 AM
Einstein's definition of insanity is to continue to do the same thing and expect a different result. I am voting for the candidate I think will do the best job. Conservative or liberal commentators will not sway my vote. Vote for your candidate. That is the best "revenge" to the political careerist.
Putting aside all the voter models, there’s one overlooked point worth making with Election Day at hand. Most times in American politics, optimists win, and pessimists lose. I know that’s not always the case. And sometimes it’s hard to distinguish between the two. But in this election, I believe Mitt Romney is the optimist, and Barack Obama is the pessimist. It’s Romney’s election to win.
Parenthetically, in my lifetime, it was Dwight Eisenhower the optimist, Stevenson the pessimist; Kennedy the optimist (“Get America moving again”), Nixon the pessimist; Reagan the quintessential optimist, Carter the pessimist; and going further back in history, FDR...