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March 7, 2008
Escalating Rhetoric by both sides probably dooms 'Dream Ticket'
Somehow, I don't think comparing Obama's tactics in the campaign with those of Special Prosecutor Ken Starr will win Hillary Clinton any friends in her rival's camp.Nor will Obama senior foreign policy aide Samantha Power's description of Hillary Clinton as a "monster" get the Illinois senator any invitations to the Clinton library in the near future.And the talk just 48 hours ago about a "Dream Ticket" involving both candidates is probably dead as a result of these harsh exchanges:First, a little context to Power's rant:Earlier, clearly rattled by the Ohio defeat, Ms Power told The Scotsman Mrs Clinton was stopping at nothing to try to seize the lead from her candidate."We f***** up in Ohio," she admitted. "In Ohio, they are obsessed and Hillary is going to town on it, because she knows Ohio's the only place they can win. "She is a monster, too – that is off the record – she is stooping to anything," Ms Power said, hastily...(Read Full Post)