Graham is right. He wanted the leader of the GOP to be that standard bearer of staunch limited government conservatism, John McCain, and to a large extent, the Arizona senator’s brand of Republicanism still defines the party.

It is telling that a self-described “conservative” like Graham will always go to bat for establishment candidates like McCain, despite their countless faults, yet will always attack actual conservatives like Ron Paul, despite their near ideological perfection.

Here’s a stark reminder of why Graham, undeniably, unquestionably and unequivocally – sucks.

And take note of the wild, uncontrollable applause that greets him: