1) Atrios sez: "Joe sez he won't run as a Republican."
Eli sez: Joe won't admit to being a Republican.
2) It would be damn funny if Bush's determination to make the presidency all-powerful ended up delivering said presidency to the Democrats. President Gore could really use some extraordinary powers if he's going to clean up the Republicans' mess...
3) I hope the shadowy and mysterious Codename V. has not been eaten by krill.