The Campaign Spot

Election-driven news and views . . . by Jim Geraghty.

“South Carolina: Smiling Faces, Beautiful Places... And Captured Al-Qaeda Kept In Our Bases!”


A fun issue for the South Carolina presidential primary: “Do you support bringing several hundred captured al-Qaeda currently held at Gitmo into the state to await trial?”

This line stood out for personal reasons:

Still other possibilities include the Marine Corps Air Station in Beaufort, S.C., and Fort Gordon, Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield, all in Georgia.

“Hey, Mom and Dad, guess what? New neighbors!”

Tags: Barack Obama , Bill Richardson , Chris Dodd , Fred Thompson , Hillary Clinton , Horserace , Joe Biden , John Edwards , John McCain , Mike Huckabee , Mitt Romney , Newt Gingrich , Rudy Giuliani , Sarah Palin , Something Lighter , Tommy Thompson


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