"Does anyone else see the parallels between this year's BCS and the GOP race? No one seems to want to be No. 1. But, eventually, someone has to play for the title -- er -- nomination. Before this year, no two-loss team had been in the national title game. If there is any candidate that looks like a two-loss team, it's McCain."
---NBC Political Director Chuck Todd, comparing the fluid Republican race for president to the muddled college football national championship picture, on MSNBC's First Read