That isn’t the topic or the thrust of Peggy Noonan’s article. The thrust is actually the opposite, she doesn’t want him to run, doesn’t think he should run for all of the obvious reasons.
But she also clearly notes that if he dropped out, a dozen Democratic governors, senators and congress members would jump into the fray, and it would be a race to the far left. And unlike the (supposedly) moderate Biden, there’s no guarantee that the winner of the Democratic nomination would be anything other than a far-left party hack.
All that’s “left” of the demtard party are far left party hacks.
“I remember that one fateful day when Coach took me aside. I knew what was coming. "You don't have to tell me," I said. "I'm off the team, aren't I?" "Well," said Coach, "you never were really ON the team. You made that uniform you're wearing out of rags and towels, and your helmet is a toy space helmet. You show up at practice and then either steal the ball and make us chase you to get it back, or you try to tackle people at inappropriate times." It was all true what he was saying. And yet, I