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The Final Week

loadstar Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 7:58 AM
The ObaMessiah takes naturally to photo ops, notably when his teleprompter has his artfully prepared comments (as prepared by his handlers Axe, Cutter, Jarrett and Plouffe) for him to read. But as with Moochelle "being proud of her country for the first time in her adult life" (2008), his handlers have to be very careful that he does not go rogue and bray his REAL thoughts-- e.g., "the Cambridge police acted stupidly!" He had no presser for almost a year after that telling racist comment! It is EASY for an incumbent to put on a good show during natural disasters...we must hope that voters do not lose sight of the economic, fiscal, and flawed foreign policy theory (Al Qaeda is on the run?!), and egregious lack of leadership disasters.

No doubt there are thousands, possibly even millions of people like me who are glad that the election season is (more than likely, barring recounts) coming to an end. In less than a week, we will know the outcome of the presidential election (again, barring recounts).

As a lifelong campaign participant (my campaign experience started at 7 years of age), I know that campaigns are more than just raising money, producing ads, going to parades and participating in debates. They are the lifeblood of our country.

Elections are the process by which our government remains the government of...