John Edwards is clearly attempting to attract the European vote. It was Europeans after all, who opined in large numbers that Israel is the most dangerous nation in the world. In a clear effort to attract Europeans to the polls in 2008, Peter Bart’s column reports on this gem: “Perhaps the greatest short-term threat to world peace, Edwards remarked, was the possibility that Israel would bomb Iran’s nuclear facilities.” For a candidate who looks like a dumb bimbo, Edwards gives a remarkably good impression, not merely of a dumb bimbo, but of an anti-Semitic dumb bimbo.
And just to keep that bimbo image fresh in your mind, a priceless moment from a past campaign:
Democratic candidates: the gifts that just keep giving.