Archive for July 7th, 2008

As you know if you’ve been paying attention, the Obama campaign routinely selects, by race, who will be in the camera shot behind the candidate at Barack’s events. Considering their concern over there being too many blacks and other minorities in the shot, is it really a good idea to move his acceptance speech to […]

Third Party


What if a third party were to inject itself into the debate about timetables for Iraq withdrawal? Would they be able to get Barack off the hook on his timetable problem? BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki raised the prospect on Monday of setting a timetable for the withdrawal of U.S. troops as […]

The big story about Wes Clark’s attack on John McCain’s military service has gone undiscussed. Why did they do it? Why parade out a retired general to undermine the importance of military service and personal sacrifice for the greater good? What could the Obama campaign have been thinking to attack McCain’s strength in a manner […]

Ted Koppel


Listen to the former Nightline anchor as he tells Barack Obama why our troops aren’t leaving Iraq. The liberal newsman made the comments as a guest commentator on This Week with George Stephanopolous.