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On Hope and Hate: Week One of Obama v. Romney

loadstar Wrote: Apr 19, 2012 10:27 AM
Suppose you had to answer the famous Ronald Reagan questions as you consider voting this year: Are you better off than you were 4 years ago? Is it easier for you to go to the store and buy things than it was 4 years ago? Is there more or less unemployment in the country than there was 4 years ago? Is America as respected throughout the world as it was? Is America as strong as we were 4 years ago? HOW does the ObaMessiah win if those questions are asked by Romney? Mitt, just shrug off the ad hominem personal attacks and KILL him with the economy! People vote their pocketbooks!

Something wonderful unfolded in American politics the last few days.

Almost immediately after Rick Santorum dropped out of the Republican presidential hunt, David Axelrod and the Obama reelection team unleashed the class-warfare cannons. They expected to enjoy the first salvo of the season, fired by Democratic lobbyist Hilary Rosen. In a CNN interview, Rosen claimed that Mitt Romney’s wife, Ann, “has actually never worked a day in her life.”

It was a nasty blow, and the public rallied to Ann Romney’s defense. As for Ann Romney, she didn’t remain silent. “I made a choice to stay...