Is Lindsey Graham Crackers?By Jeffrey Lord | The American SpectatorHave you ever seen a middle-aged white guy try and do the Macarena?You know the type. A few too many pops at the country club bar, he grabs the hot young Latina waitress and yanks her onto the dance floor. Convinced he’s doing an American Idol-worthy Ricky Martin imitation, somewhere in his brain as he stumbles awkwardly over his white shoes he actually thinks he’s sending The Tolerance Signal. The “ain’t I the hip white guy” sign. The evening ends with a tip to the waitress assuring her how much he supports “you people” in their ongoing struggle for truth, justice and the American way. Oh, and by the way, he’s been to Taco Bell.The image came to mind watching the behavior of South Carolina’s Republican Senator Lindsey Graham during the confirmation hearings of Judge Sonia Sotomayor. He will vote for her confirmation.Fleeing from principle, Graham, whose campaign website says he “never abandons his independence or strays from the conservative reform agenda,” did both.
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