This is a subtle thing, but I’ll share it anyway.
I couldn’t help noticing something that this release from Buddy Witherspoon…
Buddy Witherspoon for U.S. Senate
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 9th, 2008
The Buddy Witherspoon for U.S. Senate campaign will be hosting an Election Night gathering on June 10th at 7pm. The event will be held at Sticky Fingers, which is located at 380 Columbiana Blvd., (near Columbiana Mall) Columbia, SC. Buddy’s supporters and the media are welcome to attend.
… and this one from Rob Miller…
June 9, 2008
Rob Miller to Address Supporters Tuesday Night
Rob Miller, Democratic candidate for Congress in the Second Congressional District of South Carolina, will address supporters Tuesday night in Columbia at his campaign’s Primary night celebration.
Miller for Congress Primary Night Celebration
June 10, 2008 – 7:00 PM
The Inn at USC – 1619 Pendleton Street, Columbia (Palmetto Room)
… had in common. Namely, neither is claiming that this will be a victory celebration, as so many campaigns tend to do.
In Mr. Witherspoon’s case, the lack of hubris is well advised. In the other case, I’ve had the impression that Rob Miller had a pretty good shot at his party’s nomination in the 2nd congressional district. His opponent might have rank on him, but I don’t think that gives him the advantage. We’ll see, though.