Maysoon Abdelhady says she is the perfect Democratic National Convention delegate.That's just perfect. Not because she's passionate about her party or country and not because she's hugely informed on the issues -- she fills a niche by things she can't help.
"I was recruited because I'm a woman. I'm a Palestinian. I'm a Muslim. I'm disabled and, because I'm 30 and still not married, people think I'm gay.
"I told all that to the head of the New Jersey delegation but she said, `Excellent--you fill every quota we have!'"
Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Everything You Need to Know About the Democratic Party
Jay Nordlinger over at The Corner linked this article from the Newark Star-Ledger on a delegate to the Democratic national Convention. Here's the kicker: