Why Martin O’Malley Could Be the Future of the Democratic Party – Newsweek

The trees are on fire in New Hampshire when Martin O’Malley says the first batshit-crazy thing that makes me want to turn my Chevy Cruze around and head for the state liquor store and then some late-October leaf-peeping. Speaking before 200 or so kids at Dartmouth College — who may or may not be getting class credit for attending—O’Malley, a buff man with bright-blue eyes, rolls up his sleeves in a vague RFK way and prowls the room with a microphone before uttering a chestnut that receives some titters: “I have a confession to make. I actually like politicians.”

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