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Birthday Gift

Today is the president’s 58th birthday. Is Edwards a gift? Not quite (at all, really). But it could have been worse. there’s the McCain factor, which I don’t think was all a media dream–either in McCain or Kerry’s minds. Kerry could have picked someone with more distinct foreign-policy experience, like Sam Nunn, which I think would really hurt Bush. So, not that bad.

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