GASP: Friends like Howard

Pals, family, gather round – it's the last leg of the election and both contenders are banking on their nearest, dearest and dearly departed to make them look better.

In politics, as in life, entourages are important. Who you roll with says a lot about who you are, what you stand for and what kind of leader you will be.

In recent elections, the entourage has become an ATM of credibility, liberally dispensing cultural capital to those candidates who need it most. And the chief currency in the economy of credibility is family.


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