Dan Quayle’s ‘Potatoe’ Gaffe Now Haunts His Son


Rep. Ben Quayle is facing off against Rep. David Schweikert in an Arizona primary next week and Politico reports that the super-PAC National Horizon’s new ad frames its attack on the former vice president’s son as a spelling quiz. Is it unfair? Absolutely, but today’s politicians should still consider it as a warning: The gaffes of the father will be visited upon the son.