Wednesday, August 09, 2006

Bye Bye Joe, You Won't Be Missed

The senator from the medieval fiefdom of Connecticut loses, Lamont wins, and though not by the crushing margin I'd been hoping for, Schumer and the DSCC are behind him:
The Democratic voters of Connecticut have spoken and chosen Ned Lamont as their nominee. Both we and the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (DSCC) fully support Mr. Lamont's candidacy. Congratulations to Ned on his victory and on a race well run.
And so dies the career of an egregious fraud who, confusing pomposity for moral rectitude, proceeded to spend twenty years rolling around in his own shit.

In other news, Marty Peretz is: a) lying to himself; b) lying to others; c) lying to himself and others (we report, you decide).

3 Comments:

At 4:10 PM, Blogger Dan said...

Actual Rod and I were on the front lines supporting Lamont... a post about this is imminent

 
At 9:34 PM, Blogger Evan said...

Amen. But don't let's assume the monster's dead before we see a cadaver, yes?

 
At 3:50 PM, Blogger Evan said...

Take for instance this: "Our Iraq policy has been driven by [Harry] Reid and [Carl] Levin. To be honest, they could give a rat's ass about the blogs. In other words, these are policy-based decisions, and aren't driven by the politics of Connecticut or anywhere else."

I think we can assume "politics of Connecticut or anywhere else" = "what the voters think" and "policy-based decisions" = "what we want to do anyway".

 

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