Archive for September 13th, 2008

Now that he’s established a small lead in the presidential election, and VP nominee Sarah Palin has taken the world by storm, is John McCain in the driver’s seat? The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Saturday shows John McCain with 49% of the vote while Barack Obama attracts support from 46%. That is […]


Twisting

13Sep08

Barack the Contortionist twisted himself through New Hampshire yesterday, pretending to take an anti-tax pledge in a state that expects it’s politicians to make real anti-tax commitments. At a town hall-style meeting in blue-collar Dover, he told about 325 supporters and independents, “I pledge to you that under my plan, no one making less than […]


After Barack loses this election, and Democrats will be forced to look back on having two shoe-ins fail in the same year, the blame will be placed on judgment. What was wrong with Obama that he wasn’t willing to take the sure fire path to victory by choosing Hillary? Then, after deciding against her, what […]


Torture

13Sep08

David Letterman had a good joke last night regarding McCain on The View. Here’s a paraphrase: John McCain went on The View. It got me to thinking – wasn’t five and a half years of torture enough? Watch the beginning of the second segment and tell me – Can you figure out why Whoopie can’t […]


Palin Power

13Sep08

Does it matter what she says, or just that she says it? Sarah rocked the news ratings for ABC. Regardless of how one feels about Gibson’s technique, he definitely scored a hit in the ratings. “NBC Nightly News” with Brian Williams usually wins the three-network evening news race, but Thursday, ABC’s newscast beat NBC’s by […]


Palin Abuse

13Sep08

Watching Charlie Gibson squeeze answers out of Sarah Palin has got me wondering – why is he doing this, why is he getting away with it, would he do this to one of the other candidates? Mark Penn: I think here the media is on very dangerous ground. I think that when you see them […]