Hillary and the Menorah

Former Democratic pollsters Patrick Caddell (Jimmy Carter) and Douglas Schoen (Bill Clinton) have been beating the drum for Hillary Clinton to enter the race and save the party.  Realizing that their earlier plea for Mr. Obama to abandon his reelection campaign for the sake of the Democrats (not for the sake of the country) in favor of Hillary has fallen on deaf ears, the two have shifted gears.  In a recent Politico piece, Caddell and Schoen have reached out to the voters of New Hampshire in hopes of building a "draft Hillary" movement.   This evening at sundown our Jewish friends will begin the eight day celebration of Hanukkah by lighting the first candle (or oil cup) of the menorah.  The menorah used at Hanukkah has nine candles, one for each day of the celebration and one additional candle (shamash) which is used to light each of the other candles in turn.  Mr. Obama lit all eight candles in a photo-op 12 days ago in an undignified and ill-informed...(Read Full Post)