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From a recent post:
His most prized possession
The Associated Press asked the front-running presidential candidates about their most prized possession. Some went with a family memento or collector’s item (pocketwatches, baseballs), some went sentimental (a photo of the place where mom’s ashes were scattered), some declined to answer.
Fred Thompson’s answer? “Trophy wife.”
Ok, I know it was supposedly tongue-in-cheek — a joke to draw some attention to what is clearly a failing campaign. Still It really says something that this candidate is willing to tell the public that he married his wife for her looks. You know there are dudes out there who not only took that answer seriously, but admire Thompson for it.