Charity starts at home

In his national comedy tour disguised as a presidential campaign, John Edwards has added a new joke to his act.John Edwards, July 26:"They want to shut me up"Tom Maguire asked the natural follow up question:But who is "they"? Not George Soros' Billionaire Boy's Club, surely. Not the Phoenix Group. Baffling.Oh, well - file it under "Unsolved Mysteries".Oh ye of little faith!John Edwards, August 2:WASHINGTON (AP) - John Edwards criticized Democratic rival Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday for taking more than $20,000 in donations from News Corp. officials, arguing that the company's Fox News Channel has a right- wing bias and Democrats should avoid the company. ..."The time has come for Democrats to stop pretending to be friends with the very people who demonize the Democratic Party," Edwards said in a statement. John Edwards, August 3:BLITZER: Well, because you took, what, half a million dollars in advance from Harper Collins, which is part of...(Read Full Post)