Since When are Liz Cheney and P Bushie "Top Shelf"? gets a little TMZ about Fred Thompson's celebrity backers:

He attracted support from such top-shelf party figures as Mary Matalin, Liz Cheney, George P. Bush and other GOP stalwarts who saw him as a potential Hillary Clinton slayer.

Top-Shelf? Since when are second-rate scion like Liz Cheney and George P. "top shelf"? All I know is I don't want any part of a bar whose top shelf goes no higher than this: