If Secretary of State Hillary Clinton makes good on her promise to step down after the election, the Clintons’ Chappaqua, New York, neighbors fear that they’ll have only the framed photos in nearly every storefront to remember them by. Among other genuinely warm accounts of the Clintons’ involvement in their local community, the Times reports, “their chocolate Labrador retriever, Seamus, and toy poodle, Tally, are both groomed at Wags and Whiskers. The Clintons are both groomed at Santa’s Salon and Spa.” Bill really likes it when staff tickles his ears during a shampooing.
Thanksgiving, Christmas and then maybe a few weeks into January — that’s when you really gotta sit down, talk to your advisers and say, ‘Look, do I have a chance?’ I think I know why I would want to run. I think I know what I think this country should do and what I would do. But I just don’t know whether it’s possible.