Worst Messaging Ever

Okay, if I were trying to sell you something, like, maybe a car, I would go about it a certain way.  I would talk about its advantages; I would talk about maybe the great gas mileage or maybe the cozy interior, or the sweet racing stripes. What I would not do was tell you that the car was likely to roll if...

A Tale of Two Campaigns

They say that the way a politician campaigns gives us a glimpse into how they govern.  Especially when the prize is an executive office, this makes a lot of sense considering that the candidate is effectively the CEO of his or her own campaign. As a result, it’s interesting to watch these two...

Troopergate And Robocalls

Domenico Montanero at First Read has a Must Read up today regarding Sarah Palin on two totally different subjects. Posts like that one suck for someone like me because I really want to do two posts about the one post, but at the same time that might be considered a little gratuitous.  Bah, you don’t...

Another Life Long Republican In The Tank

It’s getting bad for McCain.  The polls are one thing.  The non stop flood of newspaper endorsements is another thing.  But watching lifelong conservatives ditch McCain in favor of Obama has got to have the sound of nails being pounded into a coffin for the Republican candidate. Colin Powell’s...

Patti Solis Doyle and the Elusive Unity Pony

The news hit today that former Clinton campaign manager Patti Solis Doyle will be joining the Obama campaign as the chief of staff for the eventual running mate.  The truly hilarious thing about this is that not a single person seems to have a clue what the hell this means. While the general consensus is...

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