A Reason to Vote Hillary
Think of what she won't get done!
Obvious question for Hillary: "Just to tie up a loose end here, if 'no woman is illegal,' then they should get drivers' licenses, right?" ... [Tks to reader P.S.] ... 10:11 A.M.
Wednesday, January 16, 2008
Isn't the press making a bit too much of Hillary losing the black vote in the Michigan Dem primary to "uncommitted" by a 26 to 70 margin? The Michigan primary had been declared meaningless by the Democratic National Committee, the press, and the candidates. If you were a Hillary-supporting black Democrat, why bother going to the polls? If you liked Obama, though, you might want to make a statement. One would expect the vote to skew misleadingly towards Obama, no? 11:40 P.M.
HuffPo blogger Chris Kelly mocks Ann Coulter's eulogy for her father. Classy. ... 11:18 P.M.
Emailer X (or is it Y?)--who seems to know his GOPs--sends this usefully pithy analysis:
I don't think the importance of SC can be over-stated now. If Huckabee wins, there will be panic in GOP circles. If Romney wins, the base will be very uneasy. If Thompson wins, everyone will be completely confused. If McCain wins, the base will be very unhappy. And Giuliani won't win.
Photograph of Ann Coulter on Slate's home page by Brad Barket/Getty. Photograph of a wedding cake with two grooms on Slate's home page by Hector Mata/AFP Photo. Photograph of Princess Diana on Slate's home page by Georges De Keerle/Getty Images.