JOB OPENING: Chairman of TN Democratic Party. Applicants must have been recently defeated in an election. Leftwing looney political background helpful.
Continuing what is becoming a Democratic Party tradition, Mary Mancini — who lost in the August primary to Jeff Yarbro — has announced she was running for the chairman’s post. This follows fellow loser Rep. Gloria Johnson, who announced her intentions Tuesday night before the vote count was even completed.
Johnson, who apparently has received Rep. Craig Fitzhugh’s endorsement, represents the liberal wing of the Tennessee Democratic Party. Mancini represents the bat-shit crazy faction of the liberal wing.
The battle is looming as something of a replay of the Chip Forrester/Phil Bredesen/Establishment battle of a few years ago. RTP hasn’t seen this much competition since those two guys applied for the Purser’s job on the Titanic…