Friday, March 23, 2012
The Etch A Sketch Candidate
I generally prefer pragmatists to true believers in anything, but even I find Romney's shape shifting jarring. Romney's success raises some real questions about what matters to voters, how people think about politics and government, and even how people feel about truth. Are appearances everything? Is there such a thing as a core personality? Is a candidate, or a man, any more than what he can convince others that he is?