July 29, 2005 03:53 PM
Frist First Out of the Running
Sure, folks with Parkinsons might be cured someday, but the people happiest with Bill Frist's reversal on stem cell research are those who are as of this morning no longer running against him in the Republican primary. We're happy about it, too, even if it has us doubting his pedigree. Come on: Flip-flop? Pedantic assurance he knows better than us? Earnest moralizing? Shouldn't he be a Democrat?