. . . Saturday October 15, 2005

Miers Dice

Now that some of Harriet’s writing samples are being released, the questions about her nomination process will change.

Take a look at this note to W and wife:

I am respectful of both of your great many time commitments and I realize you receive many, many requests,” she wrote. “Of course, I would be very pleased if either of you is able to participate. However, I will be pleased with your judgment about whether participating in this event fits your schedule whatever your decision. . . . I feel honored even to be able to extend this invitation to such extraordinary people.

Forget questions like will people accept her religious beliefs or will people buy into her so-called qualifications.

We’ve moved on to a more pressing question:

Will people laugh?

Concentration is important!