Trainwreck

There’s a price I pay for doing most of my blogging at work where YouTube is firewalled.  Yesterday, I wrote about a campaign stump speech of McCain’s where he said that there’s no part of this country more patriotic and god-loving than Western Pennsylvania.  What I missed out on was the...

A Creepy Freudian Slip

Okay, everyone makes mistakes, that’s a given.  We all sometimes say one thing, but mean the other, we all sometimes get the word wrong, or stumble.  But this has got to be single handedly the creepiest Freudian slip of all time: Across this country, this is the agenda I have set before my fellow...

McCain In Iowa

It can be sad at times watching McCain interact with the media these days.  This is a man who was once adored by the fourth estate, and could disarm them with his maverick-y charm. Now, he doesn’t even seem to know how to talk to the press like a marginally sane person. Of particular interest is a...

Drag On The Ticket

For many, it would seem that the reason for McCain’s recent nose dive in the polls is obvious.  Primarily, the shift in the momentum of the race would be driven by the economy, with McCain’s strange flailing about in the context thereof acting almost like an accelerator. Few would doubt that...

Speak Softly

I’ve got to be completely and totally honest, I’m more nervous about the upcoming vice presidential debate than you might speak. Two things concern me.  The first is that Biden is a notorious gaffe-factory.  Had McCain picked a boring old white guy like we all expected him to, this would have...

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