That’s pretty thin praise … but an endorsement is an endorsement. At least that’s what Nebraska gubernatorial candidate Pete Ricketts seemed to think when he retweeted it:

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Deleted after 5 seconds. Heh.

Maybe he has been hanging around Colorado gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez.

[Update]

From our comments section, @FromFlatwater (the Twitter user whose endorsement was retweeted by Ricketts) speaks up in defense of Ricketts:

Last Friday I tweeted a pretty long endorsement of him. I’m supporting Ricketts but wouldn’t mind anybody but Bruning.