Cloudy Democrat Crystal Ball

March 18th, 2006 6:24 AM

If Democrats predict elections like they predict basketball games, the President's in for a happy November. On the blog of the Democratic National Committee, official blogger Tim Tagaris offered his hot betting tip:

Last night to fill out your brackets. Friendly advice, pick Southern Illinois in rounds one & two then brag to your friends about it on Sunday night.

But the Salukis were crushed, (or as they might say in Morgantown, Pittsnogled) by West Virginia, 64-46.