Novak floats Condi as McCain’s VP.

Last night on Fox, host Geraldo Rivera asked Bob Novak “who does McCain pick as his running mate” if he were to win the Republican nomination? “The most interesting running mate I’ve heard is Condoleezza Rice,” Novak said, eliciting a big “whoa” from Rivera. “Ordinary people” think the McCain/Rice pairing is “terrific,” Novak said, but “politicians don’t like it.” Watch it:

Editor’s Note: After checking the transcript, it appears Novak said “politicians” — not Republicans — “don’t like it.” Thanks to the commenters who raised this.