2 Random Political Thoughts

*What will anyone bet me that the brave senators pressing to know Judge Roberts' "deeply held personal views" on "women's rights" and stare decisis in the upcoming hearings will not have the nerve to ask him whether a ban on partial birth abortion is constitutional? I mean, if we're going to have him answer policy questions, why don't they have the guts to ask a revealing one?
*Hubby says, and I've concluded he's right, that contrary to appearances, Bill Clinton is the worst thing to ever happen to the Democratic party. Why? Because his enormous personal popularity and success obscured from their eyes a decade of downward spiral within their party.