Archive for September 10th, 2008

Did the McCain campaign over reach with the Great Lipstick Caper? They weren’t off-base with the concept. When you see a clip of Barack using the lipstick line, the reaction is – “he’s talking about Palin!” That’s how it feels, and that’s why the crowd reacted with such excitement – it wouldn’t have been a […]


National elections are fights over news coverage. When the media is talking about Sarah Palin, for example, that means it isn’t talking about Barack Obama. When Sarah was selected the day after Barack’s big convention speech, that put a damper on his potential bump by taking him out of the news. Speaking at a high […]


Blind Racism?

10Sep08

The Governor of New York says that Sarah Palin was turning “community organizer” into racist code at the GOP convention. “So I suppose a small town mayor is sort of like a community organizer, except with real responsibilities,” she said at the convention. Paterson sees the repeated use of the words “community organizer” as Republican […]


North Korea

10Sep08

Question – A new international crisis is good news for which candidate for President? Answer – the one who is qualified for the job. Kim Jong-il, North Korea’s leader, is seriously ill and is likely to have suffered a stroke weeks ago, American officials said Tuesday, raising the prospect of a chaotic power struggle in […]


Lipstick Attack

10Sep08

Barack gets attacked on lipstick by GOP.


Education

10Sep08

Barack gets attacked on education.