Chris Widener, the motivational speaker and founder of Positively Republican, is out, saying:

It is time to focus more of our precious financial resources on fewer candidates so they can begin to reach out to more voters.

So long, Mr. Widener, and stay positive!

However, this does nothing to change the central mystery of this race, which remains: What is Dino Rossi going to do, and why is he taking so long to do it?