One thing largely absent from the Miers controversy has been the nominee’s own voice. But here’s a sample, from a defense of Miers by a former White House colleague:
“I like M&Ms and I like sharing.”
The author continues, “Do these things matter at all when it comes to her qualifications for being an Associate Justice on the United States Supreme Court? Yes. They speak to her character. And in matters of justice, matters of character count.”
Hmm. Sure. But this won’t help defuse the deadly Church Lady meme.