January 16, 2016
BUILDING A BRIDGE TO CHAPPAQUIDDICK: Hillary Clinton Struggles with Answering the Question on What Her Message Is, rambles on incoherently for three and a half minutes.
Ted Kennedy, call your office! Shades of 1979 when, “As the cameras rolled, [CBS’s Roger Mudd] popped the now-famous question: Why do you want to be president? Even if he had not been a Kennedy, what followed was stunning: a hesitant, rambling and incoherent nonanswer; it seemed to go on forever without arriving anywhere. Mudd threw another softball, and Kennedy swung and missed again. On the simple question that would define him and his political destiny, Kennedy had no clue.”