The Corner

Long Line, Easy Vote

The wife and I went to vote at 6, and it took 10-15 minutes to get into the parking lot, 45 minutes overall. It seemed extra busy, but then, we didn’t live in this county in 2000. And our DC-directed traffic is jammed up every day by 6:30. Even if turnout is heavy, Prince William County went for Bush last time by about 65-35.

It’s always funny to vote with the Mrs., since she’s afraid I’m going to go on some loud anti-Democrat bender and offend half the line. The real fear today was my weekly interview with WGST in Atlanta occurring in line, and then I would have to denounce Dan Rather in mixed company. Luckily, they rang just as I pulled the lever…

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...