The Clintons have been in the news even more than usual this week thanks to the New York Times gossip piece on the state of the Clinton marriage.
Byron York sets that article aside and identifies a more substantive reason Bill Clinton should not return to the White House as First Spouse: his financial entanglements since leaving office.
"Would it make sense if Laura Bush had business deals in Dubai, and Brunei, and Taiwan, and all sorts of other places? Would that be accepted as normal practice?
"Of course not, and it wouldn’t be for Bill Clinton, either.
"So the role of the former president in a possible Hillary Rodham Clinton administration is a very serious issue indeed."
This thought-provoking article is worth reading at length.