There were so many favorable mentions of Eric Cantor in the press I thought he may have switched parties. Here’s a mini linkfest of the new Mr. Popular:

Reuters.

LA Times.

Yes, even MSNBC.

The LA Times even dusted off the “kinder, gentler” line. Because, you know, Republicans are never either in the gray sky LibMedia Fairy Tale world.

Of course, he’ll probably have to say nice things about Teddy Kennedy and toss in some lines about “the RICH” to make the love last more than one day.