..but tonight's Republican debate presents some intriguing storylines. Has Giuliani fixed his abortion problem, or will a new round of questions (on Roe, when life begins, and his past opposition to partial-birth abortion bans) surface? What happens if Romney turns in a second-straight solid performance? (His campaign has a couple of organizational tools to capitalize.) Will McCain engage his rivals more than he did two weeks ago? Will Brownback and Huckabee be more aggressive on social issues? And will Tommy Thompson have plenty of time to go to the bathroom before the debate?
Tommy the T, National Punchline...
From today's MSNBC First Read: