Pat Oliphant for April 15, 1989
Man 1: Please, God, don't let him ask me. Man 2: Is he comin' this way? Man 3: Just try to avoid eye contact. Man 4: Well, gee, golly, Jim, I haven't read the...ah, report yet... Man 5: Why-er-yes, I'll support you, Jim - of course, I'll have to take a look at the report first...um... Man 6: Many of us are behind you, Jim...many of us... Man 7: Ah...yeah, Jim, I'll have to read the report but yes, yes-er-support-um-how's the wife?... Little Man: Here, hold my watch while I shake his hand. Jim Wright: Well, you know I don't want to be speaker if it means I can't be effective, but... A caucus of Democrats.