We are a commune of inquiring, skeptical, politically centrist, capitalist, anglophile, traditionalist New England Yankee humans, humanoids, and animals with many interests beyond and above politics. Each of us has had a high-school education (or GED), but all had ADD so didn't pay attention very well, especially the dogs. Each one of us does "try my best to be just like I am," and none of us enjoys working for others, including for Maggie, from whom we receive neither a nickel nor a dime. Freedom from nags, cranks, government, do-gooders, control-freaks and idiots is all that we ask for.
Incumbency is powerful and so is charisma. His Hopeful Changeness the Immaculation abounds in both. Let us hope that voters see the hands of conservatives in an economic recovery and vote accordingly in 2012.
For whom? My heart is with Mrs. Palin, my brain has more faith in Tim Pawlenty. Mitt Romney, the "next in line" candidate, would be better than HHCI but MassCare should doom him in the primaries.