“If the unexpected happened, do I want to keep open the option of taking my case as an independent Democrat to all the voters of Connecticut so that they can have the last word in November?” Lieberman said. That’s an unanswered question, he said.
Somebody please explain, what the fuck is an “independent Democrat”? If Joe Lieberman loses the primary, he’ll leave the party but claim to still be a “Democrat” just one that isn’t on the Democrat line of the ballot?
Desperate. Desperate with a capital D.
Update: Independent Democrat, via Wikipedia