John Maginnis is a Baton Rouge-based syndicated political columnist.
The mere suggestion, first raised weeks ago, that Edwin Edwards would run for Congress this fall already had the state's political class chattering.
The criminal corruption docket has been full to overflowing of late in all parts of Louisiana. The current headliner is former New Orleans mayor Ray Nagin, convicted Feb. 12 on 20 counts, including taking bribes, money laundering, filing false tax returns and, overall, abusing the trust of citizens, in a city struggling to recover, when they needed his honest services most.
Jimmy Kimmel Live regularly features its "Mean Tweets," in which celebrities, from Katy Perry to Larry King, read some awful things tweeted about them.