Archive for the ‘Reverend Wright’ Category

The Polls

26Oct08

Today’s tallys – from the polls we pay the most attention to. Rasmussen stays at 8% for the second day, Gallup stays at 5%, and Zogby drops to 5%, with a 3 point lead for Barack in yesterday’s polling alone (the 5% number comes from tabulating the last 3 days.) Rasmussen Reports 10/23 – 10/25 […]


Presidential politics is like making a movie. The candidate is the actor, his job is to deliver the lines written for him by the script writers. Politicians who don’t get this, or have a conscience, don’t do as well. Barack is the first candidate, perhaps, to fully embrace this requirement of the TV era. Everything […]


Busted

20Oct08

It’s clear to anyone paying attention that Barack has been outright lying about his connection to Bill Ayers – but most people aren’t paying attention. They prefer to focus on the issues. From my point of view, Barack lies about his positions on the issues even more readily than he does on his radical past, […]


The Cure

18Oct08

One of the issues motivating Colin Powell to appear on Meet the Press this week, and perhaps to endorse Barack, is the ugliness poor Obama has faced on the campaign trail. A friend and ex-aide said that Gen Powell was extremely “upset” by the “vitriol, bile and prejudice” aimed at Mr Obama on the campaign […]


Chicago Way

10Oct08

Truth about Barack – a good ad from the GOP. Barack throws up the shield, accuses McCain of taking the low road because it’s the only route open.


Ayers Airs

07Oct08

Is the Obama campaign misrepresenting his strong ties to Bill Ayers? Of course. CNN, of all places, has actually done some reporting on this that adds some value. This piece makes a couple of very important points. First, that Barack’s political career was created by Bill Ayers, who, despite his utter lack of qualifications, made […]


Bad Guys

06Oct08

Everybody knows that those who do attack ads are bad people, so the Democrats are attacking McCain for his attacks on Barack.