In light of Clinton-endorsing Governor Mike Easley’s “pansy” remark, here’s an interesting snippet from Ben Smith: “Easley is a meaningful ally in the culture war she’s waging against Senator Barack Obama, as she seeks to cast him as a hopelessly unelectable liberal elitist and to persuade the Democratic Party leaders who will decide the nomination – the “superdelegates” – to choose her instead.” [Politico]