Please disable your Ad Blocker to better interact with this website.

Sacrificial Duck

Andrew Duck has filed to run as the Democrat candidate to oppose 8 term Republican Roscoe Bartlett in 2008. After the unambiguous reprudiation Duck received from the voters in MD-6 one would have thought that Mr. Duck would have bought a clue and began angling for a job in the O’Malley administration or arranging to sell his home to the state at an exorbitant price as green space.

I fully understand why parties recruit people to run in safe districts. You need a presence for the party building function and you need a warm body on the ballot in case of a fortuitous event. But political parties don’t treat perennial losers with a great deal of respect or deference. With two brutal rejections under his belt he’s disqualified himself as a serious candidate when Mr. Bartlett steps down. What Duck gains from this is anyone’s guess.






Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse.

Send this to friend