Originally Posted by alnorth
Of course not. If being rich is a political drawback, it isn't much of one, at all.
Romney is going to lose, aside from facing a tough opponent who would be difficult for anyone to beat, because Romney is a terrible politician who is utterly unlikable. Secondary to that, is the 47% thing discussed behind everyone's back, which has really stuck with a lot of people.
I agree with everything except for that. If we had a candidate that wasn't a political boob, I think Obama would be trailing big right now. Of course, that is speculative at best, but that is my belief.