Did the GOP overplay its hand with family values? Or did it just become way too boring at a time when politics, if not policies, is supposed to entertain. Hillary Clinton's ups and downs, new hairstyles, and fan dance about the future provide endless delight.
Whatever the reason for the GOP's crashing, crash it did. According to a recent Gallup Poll, 47% or the majority of those interviewed see themselves as Democrats or as Democrat-leaning independents. Only 42% saw themselves as Republicans.