Opinion Live Blog: Obama-Romney Election Returns 11/6/2012
After endless months of campaigning, negative ads, and never-ending speeches, Election Day is finally here—tonight we finally see the results of the only polls that count. Stay tuned here all night for opinion and analysis as the election returns come in.
This is a good speech because it hit some very good notes, whether about the arguments of democracy or the distinction between what can be done for us but what can be done by us. He also made the right noises about reaching across the aisle. Most of all, he recaptured a bit of the poetry and song of '08.