A Messenger to Be Pitied

Columnist Robert Novak poses a question concerning what may be the most dangerous job in America. Soldier? Nope. Police officer? No. Astronaut? Nuh uh. The most dangerous job in America is the one held by whoever has to tell Hillary she’s finished.

I can’t help but picture the scene in the movie Gladiator where the man is sent off on horseback to negotiate. Several minutes pass, and we can hear the horse returning carrying the man — who now has no head.

Instead of facing reality (untested waters for the Clintons), Hillary’s opting for the Butch Cassidy ending. The Alamo is a good comparison as well:


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