Vera, luv ya babe, but see I wannna be able to gloat if "the lefty without an albatross around her neck" wins this trophy. Your day will come and soon.
My current avatar is the new (elected March 30th) Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo
(the first woman to hold the job, FWIW). She was one of the few French Socialists who actually won, on a day the country swung hard to the right.