By now, with early voting under way and scarcely two weeks to go before Election Day itself, it is apparent — even to the extreme Pollyanna types among us — that Mayor Willie Herenton will not be aiding the voters (or his…
There are several good reasons why the label factory -- which turns out
appellations like "conservative" or "moderate" or "liberal" -- won't serve to
describe the about-to-be declared presidential hopeful Fred Thompson. What the camera picks up in him is
something much more ineffable.
In public, both Chumney and Morris seem afflicted with a much too formal manner in Chumneys case, with a sensible-shoes approach that seems intended to underscore the seriousness of her candidacy; in Morris, with a natural reserve that reflects his thoughtful, introverted nature.