...there is a growing sense of inevitability among many political observers that, barring some unforeseen event or revelation, Dr. Dean will win the Democratic nomination. The former governor of Vermont got a boost last week from two major union endorsements, and from his announcement that he will forgo the federal limits on fundraising and try to go head to head financially against President Bush - a show of confidence that his supporters will write more checks and push the send button on more Internet donations.If the Democrats buy this bag of bullcrap, then they deserve the flatliner candidate that they're so good at putting out there. We call your attention to an outstanding Ward Sutton cartoon brought to our attention by Scott Moore at Points West:
In the wider Democratic universe, however, the prospect of a Dean nomination has sent some party members into paroxysms of private hand-wringing. Not only do they see him losing badly to Bush, they also see Dean hurting Democratic candidates further down on the ticket...
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Now shut up and start kicking some ass out there.