Can sniping at the Romneys for being a wholesome nuclear family in the mold of 1950s America distract enough voters from protracted unemployment and crushing deficits to earn The One four more years of protracted unemployment and crushing deficits? Stay tuned.
Having a stable home life isn’t exactly a negative for a political candidate, you know. And making Romney into, like, a total square and stuff, daddy-o might have worked in 2008. In 2012 the question quickly becomes whether the total square might be able to get more domestic oil production going.