how words help
I never thought Dean would be the nominee, but the little excerpts from his Portland, Ore. appearance with John Kerry remind me that I miss his pith and passion.
Compare Dean’s jabbing, upbeat style to the oratorical circumspection in Kerry’s quotes. Just makes me wish for a little bit o’Clinton or Buchanan in the mix.
Yes, I said Buchanan. If you’ve got someone pithier and punchier, feel free to let me know.