Check out this website for a great explanation of a risk that Harry Reid took in his constant effort to please everyone. In the next few days we will say if Reid can get past the bluster of certain members of his caucus and give everyone just enough to ensure he has the 60 votes he needs. This will take all of his negotiating skill and it will require him to make some deals and maybe, just maybe, play hardball with colleagues on his side of the aisle. How much would you love to be a fly on the wall in his office right now. Finally, now is when Senator Kennedy’s powerful voice is really missed.