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Oct 6th, 2011 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

It may be too early to decide with whom you will dance, since the party hasn’t even started, but it is not too early to start filling out your dance card. Trying out those who represent themselves as candidates for senior citizen affection is a well invested use of time. Discovering whether they are fit on the dance floor, whether they are ambidextrous, know a variety of steps, can swing and sway, are in time with the music are all important discoveries.

On the other hand, just because they are good on the dance floor doesn’t mean they are fit to lead. And, if you sit a while conversing, as the music plays, you may find that “way down deep they are real shallow.”

Litmus test politicians, in particular, seem to be little more than skin deep in their convictions, and, as a result, in their