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Mitt Romney: Wobbling From His Carefully Constructed Equilibrium

The Mitt Romney who is running for president simply cannot be the same Mitt Romney who ran Bain or even the Olympics.  The Mitt Romney who did those things had to be clear, decisive, and gaffe free.  He had to rally diverse groups of people and had to create effective working teams who accomplished things.  Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign has been oddly chaotic, marked by a series of missteps and topped by the last, disastrous week, which I think is the worst week I remember any presidential campaign experiencing.  Mitt’s off his game.

What’s going on?

Well, Kristine Haglund suggests a solution grounded in the Mormon conception of masculinity: Read the rest of this entry »



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