What has already been rumor mill fodder:
• Questioned whether there is any substance behind Thompson's actor persona.
• Reported that an abortion-rights organization hired Thompson to lobby for it.
• Called Jeri Thompson a "trophy wife" and questioned whether her relative youth and beauty would hurt his campaign.
And here is what's to come:
All this is good news to me. It means the candidates think the former Senator has a viable shot at the Oval Office or they wouldn't be wasting resources on trashing him.