So, with Romney riding high in the polls, Obama hunkering down in the White House desperate to avoid any potentially damaging questions about Benghazi, and enthusiasm rising all across the country for Romney, I was starting to feel a bit optimistic.

Then Hurricane Sandy came roaring in and gave the media a near-miraculous chance to portray Obama as cool, calm and Presidential.

That will reassure a lot of potentially wavering independents, and may be just enough to ward off the Romney express.

It makes you wonder about divine intervention….