Thursday, June 22, 2006

Ned Lamont's kiss of death

... from Arianna:
If Mr Lamont stages an upset in the Connecticut primaries on August 8, it may signal the point of no return for American politics. "It will change the kind of person who goes into politics," said Arianna Huffington, who runs the political blog Huffington Post. "It will end the dominance of consultants who have been running campaigns in the same focus-group, poll-driven way that has taken the soul out of politics."

If Arianna says so, you know the truth must be 180 degrees in the other direction. She has never been right about anything, ever, period. She's got the political acumen of a ... well, of a Greek immigrant gold digger who thought she could turn a gay oil heir into a happily married Republican senator (wrong on both counts).

So that's it: Arianna is pro-Lamont, therefore Lieberman's a lead-pipe cinch for re-election. Take this one to the bank, boys: