McCain and Thompson are good friends. Thompson has waged a lackluster campaign since his effort began. His speech in South Carolina last night was quite different. It was eloquent and was not a valedictory.
Think about the possibility that his role in yesterday’s election was to deny Huckabee sufficient votes to give McCain a real chance.
Let’s see if he now withdraws from the contest or goes on to perform the same function in other Red states. pl