Why Bobby Jindal and David Vitter Hate Each Other
Politics is full of one-time rivals who put political differences aside when it becomes politically advantageous to do so. And, once upon a time, Jindal and Vitter got off on a great foot. Before their falling out, Vitter used to offer up a sunny anecdote about his first time meeting Jindal in 1992. Vitter sat on the committee responsible for interviewing local students for Rhodes scholarships, and one of those students was Jindal. After Jindal's interview, as Vitter told it, "I came home and told my wife, 'I just met somebody today who makes me feel both stupid and old.'"