Brown: So are you going to run for governor? Barkley: I plan on it in 2014. Brown: You are serious. Barkley: I am, I can't screw up Alabama. Brown: There is no place to go but up in your view? Barkley: We are number 48 in everything and Arkansas and Mississippi aren't going anywhere.Dammit, the man stole my campaign motto: "Vote Drezner -- he can't screw it up any worse."
Daniel W. Drezner is professor of international politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.