(Linda should have been secretary of labor and later a United States senator. Running afoul of the nanny laws was probably pretty much her own fault, but the clowns counseling her in the the Mikulski race need shooting.)
It's nice to have her around as a writer, but it would be even better to make her the first Latina Supreme Court justice. Unburdened with a law degree, she possesses a nice sense of the Constitution as a mechanism for forbidding government to engage in tyrannical practices.
Are you listening, Mr. President? Bush withdrew Ms. Harriet Whosis. You can withdraw Sra. Sonia.