Mitt Romney’s “Faith in America” speech was simply magnificent, and anyone who denies it is not to be trusted as an analyst. On every level it was a masterpiece. The staging and Romney’s delivery, the eclipse of all other candidates it caused, the domination of the news cycle just prior to the start of absentee voting in New Hampshire on Monday –for all these reasons and more it will be long discussed as a masterpiece of political maneuver.
I guess that settles that. Now about that whole Harriet Miers nomination thing, Hugh…
*** Update ***
I’m not the only one. Self-parody is right.
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What word was absent from Mitt’s speech?