I suppose I'm in pulp fiction mode this week. Or maybe it's just The New Yorker cool, but I had a tough time containing myself as I read Alex Koppelman's account of Ron Paul in his new role a running dog for Team Romney. "It's evident," purrs Koppelman, "It’s evident, after answers like that one, that if this debate slows Santorum’s momentum, or helps Romney slow him, then Romney will have a lot of reasons to be grateful to Ron Paul. The only question that remains is how Romney might show his gratitude."
Dude, let me be vulgar. The Fix is in. We just don't know the details yet. Secretary of Treasury? Too hard a job. Head of the Federal Reserve? Intriguing, but a bridge too far.
But how about Vice-President? Surely he w-- ah well,we can wait and see.