Is an enlightened electorate necessary for a healthy functioning democratic republic?  Would it be more cynical to hope not, or go ex pat?

Probably because he’s not a woman of child-bearing years, the primary reason the man in this video opposes Romney and supports Obama is not fear over “access” to contraception.  Rather, it is because Romney is a rich guy who supports the rich, rather than the little guy.  Cause, Obama’s done such a bang up job on that.  “He hasn’t made things worse.”  I remember those words on the Statue of Liberty: “Welcome: It could be worse.”  As to the assassination of our ambassador of Libya, well, “he probably had it coming:”