I’m in a giving mood these days. But I can’t say that I’m ready to give to Obama 2012 yet. Certainly, the most recent email that I got “from” the President can’t help. What in the world are they thinking at Obama HQ? from: Barack Obama to: Andrew Solomon date: Sat, Dec 31, 2011 at 9:41 AM subject: Hey Friend — About the deadline tonight: It matters. If you can, please give $375: https://donate.barackobama.com/Midnight To 2012, Barack
I keep waiting for it: the first general election attack on Mitt Romney. Though still well within the formal primary phase of the 2012 campaign, my view has largely moved to the seemingly inevitable head-to-head clash between Romney and President Obama. I don’t like what I see. It’ll be a nasty fight. And I foresee some of the nastiest of it emanating from “our” side.