The Obamas' unabashed affection for each other suggests they could become the one of the most engaging sets of lovebirds in White House history. Though the home has known many deeply committed couples (as well as some infamously uncommitted), few were as young, attractive or willing to put their passion on public display.Did public displays of affection
help to win the election?
The Trib does balance the story by reporting on public statements they have both made about tensions in the marriage. But they conclude:
Talk and trade-offs appear to have mended that rift.Did public reports of negotiation
help to win over this war-weary nation?