I skipped watching Huckabee spout his sweet stuff on Leno tonight — it’s not online yet, but the performance is being favorably reviewed by blog commenters — in order to go see John Edwards in the flesh. Edwards was at the Val Air Ballroom, where Huckabee campaigned last night. Huck attracted plenty of supporters to his event, but Edwards had the floor crowded almost as full as it can go. (Turnout was helped, for sure, by a short John Mellencamp set, which I missed as I spent about 20 minutes trying to find a place to park.) This photo is pretty poor, but it gives some idea of how big the crowd was: