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Yes, disgraced Mark Sanford really could beat Elizabeth Colbert Busch

Republican Mark Sanford has closed the gap with Democrat Elizabeth Colbert Busch in the South Carolina first district special election to take place on Tuesday. The latest poll from Public Policy Polling (PPP) has Sanford jumping into to a 1 pt lead 47% to 46% after being down in the…

Tea Party Express endorses ‘true fiscal conservative’ Mark Sanford

Though he lost the backing of the National Republican Congressional Committee, former Gov. Mark Sanford picked up an endorsement from Tea Party Express on Saturday. The nation’s largest tea party political action committee urged conservative voters to support Sanford in the special election for South Carolina’s 1st Congressional District on…

I Kicked You In The Nuts Because Of Bernie Sanders

To me, the major problem with conservative sexual morality isn’t the draconian overreach into our personal lives that makes all of us into humorless sex-obsessed scolds with insane neuroses about human behavior…oh, no, wait, it is. But the part that annoys me more than that is even when conservatives fail…

The karmic punishment of Sandford’s middle-aged passion

I really enjoyed these two blog posts at Broadsheet examining what might be the most shocking thing of all about this Mark Sanford scandal, which is that it actually fits the standard adultery narrative, where the cheater falls in love. And what’s fascinating is how much people are embarrassed for…

Governor Sanford’s Disturbingly Adult E-Mails

As naughty erotic missives go, Mark Sanford’s exchanges with “Maria” read like what your passionless 11th grade English teacher wrote in his half-completed novel. At some point, the lovers have an hours-long coffee where they talk about Thoreau while it rains outside.…

South Carolina Gov. Sanford is AWOL

And his wife and staff aren’t giving any details. (The State):The whereabouts of Gov. Mark Sanford have been unknown to state officials since Thursday, and some state leaders are questioning who is in charge of the executive office. Neither the governor’s office nor the State Law Enforcement Division, which provides…

Breaking: McCain VP short lister Gov. Sanford shot down SC gay tourism ad

Gareth Fenley of Q-Notes has an explosive report on the backstory of the deep-sixing of a South Carolina ad campaign that targeted the gay travel market. Governor Mark Sanford, another pol doing his own bit of marketing — he’s angling to be John McCain’s VP to bolster support from social…

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