fewer than 3% of the half million republicans in iowa played dress up the other day, and only around 3% of those proved unable to see through the mittster's slick willy impersonation (his points to the right) while handing michele bachmann her latest little plastic tiara. (tell me the obama folks weren't elated). for my money, the one thing the children of the corn got right was sporting for ron paul just 152 votes shy of the leader. yeah, he's affiliated with one of the national political rackets, but you can't dislike a guy who is so disliked by his own party for his propensity to speak the truth.
as an aside, i'm amused that though michele bachmann has the gender credentials that would otherwise qualify her to become the first lady to be elected president of these united states, we'd still be spared that historic "first gentleman" we've all been fearing all along. (oh, yes, marcus, you surely are