Politics can be interesting and fun.
And with that opening statement, many readers quickly turn the page.
I know it’s not a widely held belief but some of us enjoy the process. The art of getting elected involves convincing others that your motives are pure, your ideas are sound and you’re capable of delivering. It’s a form of real-life theater and the results have impact on the future.
Having started my career covering ballgames, I think the process of reporting about politics is much the same.