Sheets is running for a record ninth term in the Senate. If he’s reelected, I hope they go back to the old style filibusters. I’d love to see him ramble on about whatever came to mind and say things like “I’ll eat your hat.” Congress hasn’t been that entertaining since they threw out James Traficant. Beam me up!
Byrd told the AP he was ready for another campaign.
“Show me another 87-year-old man who’s got the energy that I’ve got, and I’ll eat your hat,” he said.