(Whom) Will Edwards Endorse?

Ex-candidate on the hot seat with NC primary imminent
By Jonas Oransky,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 28, 2008 5:11 PM CDT
Democrat John Edwards arrives with his son Jack, from left, daughters Cate (hidden), and Emma Claire, and wife Elizabeth.   (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
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(Newser) – With the North Carolina primary 1 week away, speculation surrounds John and Elizabeth Edwards, the New York Times reports. The ex-senator may endorse a candidate before the vote, may wait to see how his home state votes—or may sit out the race entirely. What's more, the couple may split along gender lines.

Said one close friend, “He thinks very highly of both senators Clinton and Obama, and I do not think he is inclined to spend the next three months engaged in the small politics of who’s the better bowler or beer drinker."