Re "Where Is the Love?" [Dec. 12]: Were I to lose my mind and vote for a Republican, Mitt Romney would be my choice. He seems like the most intelligent, measured GOP candidate in years. Wait ... I think I just answered your cover's question, "Why don't they like me?"
Paula Michels Olive, ELIZABETHTOWN, KY.
The question in your headline was answered on your table-of-contents page by its photo of Romney on a factory floor in Dubuque, Iowa, in plaid, denim and his trademark coif. Isn't he aware of how transparent he appears? It is this kind of...