I realize you’re happy today and I’m not. But Casey ran an awful race and brought nothing to the table, as Santorum put it. It turned out to be a smart strategy — rarely talking, because he didn’t have much to say) — but it wasn’t a good thing. It’s really unfortunate politics.
He won. I’ll deal — until being a “Christianist” gets me committed . But Bush praising his campaign in particular was unfortunate and to someone who admired his opponent’s principled campaign and leadership, infuriating.
I’m move on now, but the president could have spared us that. Certainly until I had gotten some sleep.