I’ve received a lot of emails from Cagle supporters telling me how wonderful the Cagle event was in Macon. I’d expect them to say that.
But . . .
I went out for drinks tonight with a Reed supporter and had one call me at home earlier — both of them attended. I think it is safe to accurately say that the Reed base in Macon has gone wobbly, at best. The Cagle event, which was planned for about twenty, had at least three times that many present. Likewise, a fair number of previously committed Reed supporters were at the event, some there to see the opposition and some there with Cagle stickers on.
One Reed supporter said to me, “We use to talk about Ralph all the time. At best now we are silent and observant.