I’ve confessed to not being a Norm Coleman fan — malleability cast as virtue, etc. — so take this with a grain of salt.
But watching Norm’s newest “talk to the camera” ad, it struck me that his speaking timbre in these final days carries a slightly beleaguered, incessant whine.
It makes his pitch seem about him, not the voters, and frankly comes off seeming weak.
Here’s the spot — hat tip, Political Animal — so you can judge for yourselves: