When will candidates learn to fire their advisors and be themselves?
Here’s Hillary Clinton today being a human being. Listen and watch — she’s showing us what she cares about. If she’d been this way before today she might not be so far behind Obama, who, at his best, shows himself to be a human being pretty regularly.
Rudy Giuliani was a dreadful public speaker until a man named Elliot Cuker got to him, according to an August 20, 2007, New Yorker profile. Cuker is a member of the Actors Studio, and told Giuliani, “Just talk to the people. Connect to the people.” And Giuliani now, at his best, is a pretty engaging speaker.
Bob Dole, who ran a dreadful campaign, was fabulous on The Tonight Show after he lost his run for president. If that Bob Dole had been the guy running for president, he’d have had a better chance.
Be yourself. It’s the only person most of us are any good at being. And talk about what matters to you, and tell us why you care. Then we can see inside.
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