In many respects, the November 2012 elections do not speak well for public trust and confidence in government in the United States. Americans in large numbers seem not only to distrust but resent their government.
"Give me your best. It's the least you can do. It's also the most you can do. What more can I ask for? It's also important for people to judge their own work. Forget about being given gold stars by others. Judge something by your own standards."