“All those handsome, perfectly controlled, wealthy, teetotalers with their gorgeous wives—I wanted to vomit. There was something unearthly about it. Like some weird superior race on the planet Krypton.” Michael Medved speaking of the “Mitt Romney Syndrome.” Why people are intimidated at the displays of intimidating perfection when seeing evangelicals like the Romney clan and Tim Tebow.
Michael Medved might be on to something here. When we look at Tebow and Romney we just might feel the pain of our limitations and imperfections. It’s easy to root for the hero to stumble. – DSMW