Or, I suppose, the allegation that the incumbent was born on
Carpers will say that it's all just a cauldron stirred by malevolent schemers at Fox News, etc. True, but beside the point. Fox (etc.) does it because it works. As Mr. Dooley said, politics ain't beanbag, and I must say I do look forward to the one about Thompson with the cape and the Hummer and the nubile campaign volunteer. And I promise never to repeat the story about how he trooped around Iowa in Gucci loafers. Anyway, not often.