And Preston Taylor Holmes observes: "Well, Trent, if you and your GOP buddies walked the walk instead of just talking the 'smaller government, fiscal restraint' talk, you wouldn’t be having a fiscal colonoscopy." Colonoscopies are good for you. They often get rid of problems that could be fatal later.
UPDATE: John Hawkins: "I keep hearing rumors that Trent Lott wants to be Senate Majority Leader again once Bill Frist leaves at the end of 2006. That would really send a great message to the voters, wouldn't it?"