The cost of an entire season of "Enlightened" is probably a fraction of the "Game of Thrones" catering budget. Would all the bad publicity after an "Enlightened" cancellation be worth the relatively paltry sum HBO would save?
"Enlightened's" must-see second season is one of the best stories I've experienced in a long time. And -- apropos for a show about a woman who wants to live a more vivid and connected life -- it is an experience.
What Americans want is a president like George Washington. Mitt Romney, by contrast, has shown he's willing to win without honor. He doesn't seem to know Americans won't elect a candidate they believe lacks nobility.