"I'm incompetent to get 50 valid signatures".
"I'm incompetent to know the first thing about the district I want to represent.
"I'm incompetent to serve in congress
So vote for me. I'm the front runner for the Democrat nomination.
*Ooopsie ! OH ping*
Good thing it isn't New Jersey where 48 and 50 are probably interchangeable or just close enough or where the people need to have a choice or some crap like that.
I still suspect this district wants to elect a Dem in 2006. Whether that happens depends on how effective the remaining Dem candidates are.