DRINKING FROM A FIREHOSE:
One of Americaâ€™s busiest guys these days is Mark Corallo of Corallo Comstock Inc. in Alexandria. Heâ€™s the media strategist and former Justice Department public affairs director who is the public voice of Fred Thompsonâ€™s prospective presidential campaign. A few hours after The Politico reported on Wednesday morning that the actor and former senator was moving swiftly toward declaring his candidacy, Corallo e-mailed: â€œThe response is unreal. Total explosion. Canâ€™t keep up with the incoming. Received over 300 e-mails from people who want to contribute and/or volunteer. Drinking from the fire hose.â€
Hey, if Al Gore gets in the race, we might wind up with two Tennesseans facing off in the general election.