Corruption in Illinois is like snow in Minnesota. Hardly news. Mr Blagojevich, in fact, became the fifth of the past eight governors of the state to have been indicted. That's a higher proportion than among professional footballers. Heck, it's a higher proportion than among immediate members of Mob families.
Read the rest of Gerard Baker, writing in The Financial Times, on the scandal du jour.
[HT: Real Clear Politics ]