It appears that the Dems are very close to gaining control of the Senate as well as the House of Reps. The control of the senate all comes down to the Virginia senator’s race between Democrat Jim Webb and Republican George Allen. It’s amazing that literally months ago, Allen was not only viewed as a heavy favorite to win this race, but also considered one of the front runners for the 2008 Republican presidential nomination. Thanks to the fact that a little bit of Allen’s racism slipped out at a camaign rally, he’s now in a very real danger of losing this election and giving away control of the senate to the Democrats. Amazing.
Here’s a very funny clip of the Daily Show’s coverage of Allen’s “macaca” debacle: