In July, a woman in West Virginia asked Republican house leader, John Boehner: "Can you make me love Mitt Romney?"
Boehner said: "No. Listen, we're just politicians. I wasn't elected to...
Should US President Barack Obama win re-election - as Electoral College predictions suggest he will, just - then long sighs of relief will be heard in staterooms across Asia.
Mitt Romney's eldest son Tagg told a radio station that the back-and-forth debate sniping between his father and Barack Obama made him want to "take a swing" at the president.