It’s bad enough that Ashley Judd has decided not to run for Senate, and now Bruce Carroll, the tweeter formerly known as @GayPatriot, has announced, as scheduled, that he will not challenge GOP squish Lindsey Graham in 2014. Disappointed followers are taking the news with a dash of humor.

There must be at least one other “consistent constitutional conservative” in South Carolina, right? In the meantime, don’t get too comfortable, John McCain.