“Was it a personal missive from the new RNC chairman, walking back his disastrous interview with GQ published the night before? In the interview, Steele sounded pro-choice and pro-gay marriage. That came after he declared his love for the “Pack Rats from the 1950s.” (A bungled shout out to the crooners may not have been Steele’s savviest cultural move, as he previously stated he wanted to bring Republican principles to “urban-suburban hip-hop settings.”) Then again, maybe Steele was asking forgiveness of Republicans in Congress, whom he had compared to “mice scurrying around because they no longer have access to the cheese.” Or maybe the RNC head was offering an apology to Rush Limbaugh for saying the talk-radio gasbag doesn’t run the Republican Party. Oh, wait, he had already issued one of those.”
March 13, 2009 | WASHINGTON — Around the middle of Thursday afternoon, people on the Republican National Committee’s e-mail lists started getting copies of a message from Michael Steele. “It’s time to set the record straight,” the subject line read.
Dear god. NO.
but how cynical of them!!