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Obama's Don Quixote quest
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Defying any semblance of logic, some political pundits are now chalking up South Carolina in the swing state category for November’s general election. The origin of such a peculiar prediction hasn’t been pinpointed, but the theory made headlines earlier this year when Republican strategist Karl Rove joined the fray and said the state would be up for grabs. Rove later recanted his statement, saying he used outdated polling numbers (what … from 1976?), but still decided to leave South Carolina only in the “leans Republican” column.