Now is the time when we juxtapose, Small Dead Animals-style:
– Headline, FiveThirtyEight, today.
● “Study: Obama most liberal senator last year — A new study suggests Obama had the most liberal voting record in 2007.”
– Headline and lede at CNN, January 31st, 2008.
In both cases, the headline writers spelled Leftist wrong — and in both cases, the far left senators had nightmarish theme songs to kick off what seemed at the time like longshot presidential bids. And in both cases — well, if I was Hillary’s campaign advisor, I’d be more than a little worried right now.
Minor language and sanity warnings apply: