In today's San Francisco Chronicle, I take a look at Mike Huckabee, the winner of the Iowa caucuses:
After a year of wringing their hands over their choices in the presidential race - a pro-choice mayor with an authoritarian streak, a serial flip-flopper, and a senator who is a dedicated opponent of free speech - the Republicans finally have a new front-runner....
So . . . Republicans looking for a presidential candidate to inspire them are now faced with a tax-and-spend religious rightist who would have the federal government regulate everything from restaurant menus to local schools.
As Dorothy Parker would say, "What fresh hell is this?"