From the daily archives: Saturday, March 22, 2014

Mitch McConnell’s Alley Oop Act

On March 22, 2014 By

Did you happen to see the campaign  photo of a befuddled  Mitch McConnell brandishing a gun?  It had the chilling appearance of a modern-day Alley Oop ambling out of a cave with his life-threatening  cudgel. But the Senate minority leader isn’t trying to sell tourism for this  state’s Mammoth Cave. No sirree.  He’s hoping to sell himself to the gun lobby and its well-stocked bluegrass militia.  Besides,  he’s in his sixth year of fulfilling his sorehead  pledge to destroy Barack Obama.

Mitch is the poster pol for blemished but still unfinished business.

McConnell is in a tough race  that could cost the […]

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