For the second time in four years, the Democratic candidate for the presidency is a man whose defining characteristic appears to be an overwhelming ambition to be president just for the sake of being president.
“It would appear that John Kerry is running for president,” writes The Washington Times? Tony Blankley, “for the same reason that chickens cross to the other side of the street: Just to get there. Can anyone, including Mr. Kerry, state in one sentence why he wants to be president? Usually presidential aspirants at least fake some intense sense of mission.”