Draft Olbermann?

by Daniel Foster

It started, like so much mischief, as the beatnik riffing of a DailyKos diarist. Now, like Justin Bieber and the white stuff that collects at the corners of your mouth on dry days, it has its own Facebook and Twitter pages.

I’m talking, of course, about the movement to draft Keith Olbermann to run for the Connecticut Senate seat being vacated by Joe Lieberman.

Olbermann and Franken in a colloquy on the floor of the Senate? Surely the universe isn’t so cruel.