Can you imagine somebody more likely to arouse resentment in Obama than somebody like Mitt Romney, who is as white bread as anybody you could find in this culture? And I don’t mean racially. I’m talking about plain, ordinary, just dull, boring, all those things that white bread is. He’s the quintessentially successfully guy, Romney, straight-laced. He doesn’t consume adult beverages. He’s an investor. He’s a businessman. He’s a Republican. He’s a guy who makes money while he sleeps, with his investments. He doesn’t have any union ties. He donates millions of dollars to charity. He doesn’t appear to be outwardly angry at anybody, and he’s certainly not angry at his country.

I’m gonna watch Obama as the stress of the campaign builds, and I won’t be surprised if I find Romney ahead in the polls over time now and then, sporadically, and if Romney begins to pull away, who knows, let’s see if Obama becomes a version of Jack Nicholson, his character in A Few Good Men. “You can’t handle the truth!” Obama wants to blow his stack just like Colonel Nathan Jessup. He wants to tell the truth, either way, I don’t give a damn about what you think you’re entitled to. So I think they look at the Romney’s and what they see are the kind of people that this country has been run by since its founding, who set things up in their favor, from the get-go.

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