The Corner

Subject: The Fred Thompson Boomlet

Another e-mail:

Rich:

Wow – did you need any more proof that the conservative base is less than overjoyed with the current crop of candidates, or what? I think if you mentioned in the Corner that you heard one of Reagan’s brown suits was considering entering the race, within five minutes you’d get 2,000 e-mails from desperate conservatives volunteering for the campaign.

ME: Yep, that’s captures it.

Rich Lowry — Rich Lowry is the editor of National Review. He can be reached via email: comments.lowry@nationalreview.com. 

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