Archive for September 21st, 2008

Finally. Don’t be shocked if you see the McCain campaign pull the controversial Rev. Jeremiah Wright out of mothballs in new attacks against one-time parishioner, Barack Obama. Shocked? I’ve been eagerly awaiting the moment for months! McCain advisers say that they see “attack by association” as fair game now, arguing that Obama’s campaign has been […]

I’m asked quite often how I can be so confident that Barack will lose this election. It is, after all, a year designed for the Democrats to win. Bush fatigue, War Fatigue and a bad economy provide all the structural impediments needed to block the return of the GOP to power. In nominating Barack, however, […]

Proxy Prejudice


Is someone spreading innuendo suggesting that Barack is Muslim? As a radio talk host and Barack blogger I have tons of material forwarded to me, and I’ve seen precious little of this. Yet, confusion over Barack’s religion persists. A Pew Research Center survey released a few days ago found that only half of Americans correctly […]

Race Polls


I’m sick of seeing these analyses of the “race factor,” the latest entitled Poll: Racial Misgivings of Whites an Obama Issue. It’s not that I don’t think that racial bias is real, it’s the opposite. Human beings are designed to make grand judgments about others based on the most superficial characteristics – we have thousands […]