...Yes, THAT Fred Thompson, who will help shepherd the SOTUS nominee to replace O'Connor...whoever he or she is...through the Senate confirmation process. A brilliant maneuver. http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=10000103&sid=aQXA4TyiLfzA&refer=us Man, what a resume. -- JD Vanderbilt. --Watergate counsel. --Head of Dulles Airport in Die Hard II ("Ok, let's rack 'em, stack 'em, and pack 'em!!" (yes, you can make an argument he's a way better actor than Dennis Franz, let alone Bruce Willis). --Senator from Tennessee. A nice career interlude. --Manhattan district attorney Arthur Branch on Law and Order (yes, you can make an argument that he's a WAY better actor than Sam Waterston). --Ex boyfriend of country singer Lorrie Morgan (do I hear the phrase...um... "she's been around the block once or twice"?) --Became a father at 61 with current wife Jeri (already had children and grandchildren) Who said Man, only in America. This is why I love this country!!