Chael Sonnen, who's running
for the Republican nomination in a suburban Portland district, got a big win on Saturday that had nothing to do with politics.
The GOP hopeful in House District 37
(taking in parts of Washington and Clackamas counties) crushed his opponent
in UFC 109 to get a shot at the middleweight title.
And Sonnen also got a lot of attention
he made about mixed martial arts. To use two of the hoariest cliches in politics, that's a win-win
for Sonnen, a proven battler