Is there a more ridiculous person in American politics than Dick Morris? He helped run Clinton’s campaigns and then jumped ship to the right and became Fox News’ favorite “insider.” He routinely goes on Fox News and makes ridiculous claims like this:
DICK MORRIS: I guarantee you, Sean, based on what I’ve heard from third parties or I’ve spoken to that William Jefferson Clinton is going to cast his ballot for Mitt Romney.
MORRIS: However, he’s going to open his mouth for Barack Obama because his wife is hostage. They have her under lock and key as Secretary of State, and he is scared that Obama will lose and blame him if he undermines Obama. So he’ll do everything he asks him to do and then he’ll jab him whenever he can.
There’s some evidence that there has long been some tension between Obama and the Clintons, and it’s certainly true that Bill has made some statements that weren’t helpful to Obama. But he’s also a professional and a loyal Democrat and he will get on the bus and campaign for Obama, including apparently a major speech at the convention. The notion that he will vote for Romney is simply absurd, but also, you’ll notice, can never be supported with evidence. Predictions that can never be verified are easy to make, aren’t they?
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