Almost every election in the last 20 years has been considered "the most important election in our lifetime." Perhaps, at the time, each was. But, 2012 is different for several reasons.
Conny is a German mother of three adult children. Since we met, she has learned quite a bit about the American political system. Of course, it's different from her country's, not just in its structure, but also regarding the issues we choose to publicly debate.