+ A Rand Paul supporter shortly before the Iowa Republican caucus:
“If he comes in third, he has knocked it out of the park.”
Paul came in fifth.
In any event, add knocking it out of the park to the list of things that aren’t what they used to be.
+ A Bernie Sanders supporter shortly after the Iowa Democratic caucus:
“A tie is a win.”
And add winning.
News Headline: “Ted Cruz calls his Iowa win ‘a victory for the grass roots.’ ”
And don’t underestimate it.
There is a grass root born every minute.
Shortly after 5:30 p.m. Thursday, January 28, at 1788 Kimberly Circle in River Falls, Wis.
News Headline: “Both parties agree: Selling out is worth it.”
And who says bipartisanship is dead?