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To More and More Women, Romney Is the Safer Choice

rogermcall Wrote: Oct 18, 2012 8:08 PM
My apologies, 3129 I misjudged your Willard comment. You obviously have a brain!
An interesting story from last winter: An email friend who lives in an affluent suburb far from Washington, a staunch Republican, was watching one of the Republican debates with his wife, a staunch Democrat.

He was surprised by her response to Mitt Romney. "He's a grown-up. He's someone who is reliable," he told me she said. "People will feel safe if he is in charge."

I've been thinking about that email in the wake of the first presidential debate on Oct. 3 and the vice presidential debate last week. (This is written on deadline before the Oct. 16 Long Island, N.Y.,...