The Edwards campaign might want to tweak their phrasing a bit:
Edwards ad touts him as a tough guy
CONCORD, N.H. - Elizabeth Edwards tells voters her husband, Democratic presidential hopeful, is a tough guy "who can stare the worst in the face and not blink" in an ad set to start airing Wednesday in .
Groan. John Edwards stared unblinkingly into the face of a special type of danger in this immortal video.
And is having the devoted wife rave about your toughness really how John Wayne and Clint Eastwood established their macho cred? Was that McCain's secret, or Giuliani's?
I can see the bumper sticker: John Edwards, Tough but Tender. Kill me now. With kindness, of course.