He's about as insightful as Dan Casey is.
On the question of why John Edwards won handily in precincts where his opponent, Dave Nutter, should have done better in yesterday's election, Mason Adams tells us how Mr. Bell responded:
"The Republicans in Roanoke city will vote for someone from there, but Dave is from Blacksburg. It doesn’t have the same parochial interest. It’s not the same thing.”
Which explains why Roanoke resident John Edwards did so poorly in Dave Nutter's home town of Blacksburg.