James Taranto: The Dead Zone

Wall Street Journal – Kaine for president? Mrs. Clinton calls in sick.

The Democratic nominee for president of the United States exposed a little girl to an infectious disease for the sake of a photo-op.

You can’t make this stuff up. And there’s more: The purpose of the photo-op was to propagate the lie that the candidate—who had collapsed hours earlier at a 9/11 memorial—was physically healthy. The coverup might well have succeeded, except that Fox News broke the story of the collapse, which was…