A slobbery tongue bath (hat tip for the term, MEC Charley) for “Matinee Mitt” this week from National Review Online Editor, self-appointed commentator on Catholic issues, and Star Trek obsessive Kathryn Jean Lopez.
“Mitt Romney’s national political stock is skyrocketing. The Republican governor of Massachusetts’s pre-Christmas announcement not to run for reelection upped speculation that he’s got an eye on the opening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. in 2008. … As more Americans meet Mitt Romney, I think they’ll see beyond the handsome exterior and see not just a good salesman, but a thoughtful (and, yes, conservative) leader,” Lopez wrote. She also discussed Willard in a previous columns in the autumn and spring.