It’s not that I don’t want to hear all the great news about his superior views.
It’s just that I don’t want to be bombarded with them all the livelong day.
Between two sources (“Obama For America Press” and Barackobama.com), I seem to get most of my email these days. They are relentless–and when there’s a debate, like there was last night, they are even more so.
Here’s just a sampling of the subject headers sent to me last night alone, in reverse order (because they’re still coming in).
President Obama Scored A Decisive Win Last Night
La Opinion Endorses President Obama
Campaign Manager Jim Messina and Senior Strategist David Axelrod to Address State of the Race
Vice President Biden, Dr. Jill Biden, and Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden to Campaign in Virginia
OFA Releases New Ad: “Determination” [Corrected]
Romney Debate Strategy: Pretend to Agree With the President
OFA Release New TV Ad: Determination”
Fact Check: Romney Stands Shoulder to Shoulder with Cheney, Bush…
Statement: There Was One Comander-in-Chief Tonight
When President Obama Stood Up To China, Romney Called It Bad For Our Nation….
STATEMENT: Mitt Romney Still Doesn’t Get It When It Comes To America’s Veterans
More Reviews, Polls Say Obama Won Debate
At Halftime, Romney Is All Over The Map on Foreign Policy
President Obama Continues to Show What a Commander-in-Chief Looks Like
President Obama: We Have Fewer Horses and Bayonets
President Obama: China Must Play By The Rules
Romnesia: Mitt Romney Would Have Just “Let Detroit Go Bankrupt”
President Obama Strong Out of the Gate, Romney Unsteady…
Obama Continues Strong Performance, Romney Showing He Isn’t Qualified
Mitt Romney Would Take Us Back
Romney Repeats Debunked Claim About Apologizing for America
President Obama Has a Plan To Do Some Nation Building Here at Home
Romney Has No Counterterrorism Plan, Been Too Focused on Russia as Our #1 Foe
President Obama’s Strong and Steady Leadership
And on and on…
Yes, that was just a sampling!
I can’t wait till Obama’s re-elected so his people can stop telling me how great he is.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 23, 2012