Brian Haberman is a 61-year-old PTA dad and failed architect in Belleville, New Jersey. Since his college years during the Sixties, Brian has regretted his lack of involvement in liberal politics. Then he meets Mario, who was politically active and slightly famous many years ago. Together, they plan and carry out a political caper against the backdrop of Barack Obamaas election in 2008 and his inauguration. And both experience surprising romances along the way.We had briefly considered whether I should slip out the back door, but that would have looked even more suspicious if any neighbor saw me. On Election Day, November 4, Mario and I reported to Obamaa#39;s Newark office for final phone calls to battleground states. ... One silver/purple-haired woman told everyone whoa#39;d listen that shea#39;d voted for Franklin Roosevelt in 1932, her first vote, though her parents supported ... So, we held our collective and metaphoric breath until that evening.
|Title||:||LAST EXIT IN NEW JERSEY|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2012-05-01|