No, not the *actual* Tailgunner Joe. Ethan Van Sciver aside, everybody knows that guy was a douchebag.
Instead, this post is about Joe Lieberman, someone whom I've never liked, and who I like increasingly less with each passing year. So why is he still in the Democratic caucauses when he's all but signed up as John McCain's attack dog against Obama?
TPM (one of my new favorite sites, thanks for the recommendation, Jim!) has it covered in this quick six minute sequence:
See, that makes sense to me. I'm quite sure Lieberman (I may dislike him, but I don't think he's stupid) knows full well all of this, and is doing his best to curry favor with the Republicans for when the heave-ho comes. Me, I can't wait for that day.