Shed no tears for Trent Lott. The stupid son-of-a-bitch deserves whatever happens. His incredibly dumb praise of retiring Sen. Strom Thurmond’s failed 1948 run for the presidency on a segregationist platform turned the normally dull holiday news season into Washington’s latest political free for all.
Nah, you don’t believe all those superstitions about Friday, the 13th, do you? Of course not. You don’t avoid walking under ladders or shudder when a black cat crosses your path. Never. That’s why we’re not afraid to run this picture of a black cat on Friday, the 13th, even if this is one of the Capitol Hill Blue house cats, a little creature with the descriptive name of “AC,” which stands for Anti-Christ.” Spend a few minutes with this terror on four legs and you’ll understand why.