Gov. John Hickenlooper was at his mystifying worst during a recent appearance before the Colorado sheriffs, bolstering Republican hopes that he may not be the cinch for re-election that he is often portrayed. It's not only that the governor made several assertions that were either false or highly implausible, or that he ingratiated himself with a skeptical audience by walking back from legislation he supported and throwing an unnamed staffer under the bus. If you watch the video, you'll also see that this was a classic case of Hickenlooper arguing with himself.
And then there's this: Hickenlooper clarifies remarks to sheriffs: ‘I’d sign the magazine ban again’