The Right Coast

October 08, 2005
But does she make all her own clothes?
By Tom Smith

After meeting with her on Friday, Sen. Conrad Burns, R-Mont., praised Miers' sense of humor, knowledge of the West and "great understanding of the importance of the legal arena in our nation." But he said he wouldn't be able to decide whether to support her until he can learn more through her confirmation hearings.

Can she get up on a horse without a stool? Tie a diamond hitch? Ride all day with the dusty wind in her teeth and still rustle up a kettle of grub for the boys? That's what I want to know.