“You’re going to order two phone lines for the campaign, aren’t you?”

My question was directed to the newly minted campaign manager that I knew very well had never worked in a campaign beyond passing out emery boards and pens on election day. It was a low-budget campaign, and wouldn’t make or break this kid – well, it might have broken him from thinking of staying in the game.

His reply was less than encouraging. “Uh, why do we need two phone lines?”

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