McCain is a hothead and a hot-dogging never-say-die hero, whose conception of himself and America entirely derives, God bless him, from a heart ruled by sentiment. Whereas for all his eloquence and uplift, Obama’s cool, unruffled Spock-like rigor is what makes him, in my view, presidential, maybe even Lincolnian. Unfortunately, it’s this same quality, maybe as much as his race, that will make it hard for him to get elected in November.
Friday, June 6, 2008
10 Reasons Why Obama Will Lose
No, I'm not suddenly donning a bow-tie and becoming George Will! New York Magazine published this yesterday by novelist Kurt Andersen. The kicker: