Warner was the only prospective candidate who got both a standing ovation before and after his speech, which was focused not only on introducing himself, but also explaining in broad-brush strokes how a liberal Democrat in moderate clothing was able to win in the South.
John Edwards, on the other hand, had delegates simply revisiting the disaster that was the Kerry/Edwards ticket two years ago. While he was greeted warmly, some delegates attending his speech said they had no desire to see Edwards make another run.
One of the more humorous sights has been DNC chairman Howard Dean using Disney World security teams to stand guard over his personal appearances with delegates. He often has them stand outside the doors blocking entrances to nosy outsiders. Dean in the private sessions has been predicting Democratic sweeps in both the House and Senate, promising the party will regain control of Congress.
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?