Tom Corbett reminds why he has a very good chance of winning the governor's race -- the 1954 governor's race:
And, hey, here’s a quote from last month: “I think a lot of people want to be able to walk into a grocery store, particularly, a lot of the women, want to go and buy a bottle of wine for dinner, go down, buy a 6 pack or two 6 packs, buy dinner and go home rather than what I described as 3 stops in Pennsylvania.”
The clip, from an episode of The Sam Lesante Show in late July, was posted to YouTube Tuesday by Fresh Start PA, a Democratic political PAC working to elect Tom Wolf and other Dem candidates this year. The Lesante Show is a Hazleton program from the almost eponymous Sam-Son Productions.
Maybe it's premature nostalgia as his one term nears its ignominious end, but I don't think Gov. Corbett is an evil guide. He's just seriously out of touch and takes on the small stuff -- I mean, who doesn't think "Amish Mafia" is dumb and offensive -- while the bigger problems, like the real issues of equity that we saw raised in Ferguson, go untouched.