Archive for August 5th, 2008

I just wanted to point out a shift in perception of the candidates that has taken place since Barack returned from his overseas trip 10 days ago. When he left, 24% of voters were concerned that McCain might be too old, and 41% were worried that Barack might lack the experience to be president. A […]


Pelosi’s Game

05Aug08

Turns out Barack’s slippery game on oil matches up with Nancy Pelosi’s. California Democrat Nancy Pelosi may be trying to save the planet — but the rank and file in her party increasingly are just trying to save their political hides when it comes to gas prices as Republicans apply more and more rhetorical muscle. […]


Massachusetts is famous as a state that votes blindly for Democrats – even when it means standing alone as the only state to favor George McGovern in 1972. It’s the state that offered Mike Dukakis and John Kerry to the slaughter, and which only sends Democrats to Washington. Last month, Barack Obama had a big […]


Rock Star?

05Aug08

Is there a new rock star in town? STURGIS, S.D. – Thousands of motorcyclists greeted Republican presidential candidate John McCain with an approving roar Monday as he sought blue-collar and heartland support by visiting a giant motorcycle rally. “As you may know, not long ago a couple hundred thousand Berliners made a lot of noise […]


Here’s Barack’s new ad that attacks McCain for having accepted donations from Big Oil. It fails to mention that Barack has, too. New Kinda Politics, eh?


Oil Lies

05Aug08

In a new TV commercial, Barack attacks McCain for being in the bag of big oil for having a) accepted money from the oil companies, and, implying a quid pro quo, b) supported tax cuts for big oil. If you had to guess, would you think Barack’s ad is a celebration of the new kinda […]