She [Hillary] is overproduced and overscripted. "It's not a very big thing to say, 'I made a mistake' on the war, and typical of Hillary Clinton that she can't," Geffen says. "She's so advised by so many smart advisers who are covering every base. I think that America was better served when the candidates were chosen in smoke-filled rooms."HT: Mickey Kaus. Sometimes, it seems, a cigar is a pillar of the Republic.
The picture is of Congress big Joe Cannon.