So, I just sent my kids off to school, made myself some coffee, and took a copious amount of Advil and Tylenol. [Read more...]
We took our family to Boston for what we hoped would be a victory celebration. It’s not. While we wait for Gov. Romney to give his concession speech, some reporters have documented our distress for posterity. Above is our whole family (with Camille in the background) minus Naomi who is happily sleeping back home in Tennessee.
I type this post mere hours before the first set of polls close on election day, and I must admit that I’m as nostalgic as I am anxious. [Read more...]
Within the Romney campaign, the slogan carrying them through these grueling last hours comes from Friday Night Lights: Clear eyes, full hearts, can’t lose. I love this — it captures the idealism of Mitt Romney and the deep desire to serve and to make a profound difference. But for those of us down here in the trenches, I prefer something grittier. As this election is polling closer than any national election of our lifetime, here’s the question: Who really wants to win? [Read more...]