In that hotly-contested fight for my wife’s home state, Missouri, Sen. John McCain eked out a victory over former Ark. Gov. Mike Huckabee and that former Mass. Gov. Mitt Romney, with my mother-in-law and father-in-law split on their preferences in that key GOP primary.
And that Romney, who came in third there, lost every county south of Jefferson City except for Cape Girardeau County — the home town of Rush Limbaugh.