The bottom line for me is not about partisan politics. It's about competence.
This should have been the Democrats' year. But in my view they've made two critical mistakes.
• NOT nominating Hillary for President.
• NOT nominating Hillary for Vice President.
The Democrats could be kicking themselves for the next decade or longer, after the possibility of at least one McCain-Palin term, and possibly two, followed by two Palin-Jindall or Palin-Pawlenty terms.
What I find extremely ironic about all this, is that by becoming the first woman vice president in America's history, Sarah Palin will be the one to shatter the glass ceiling. It almost makes you feel sorry for Hillary. Almost...