He’s back – Rev. Wright in Republican Ad

Friday, October 31st, 2008

As predicted, Rev Wright has appeared in a last minute Republican ad.  This one paid for by the "National Republican Trust PAC." I am particularly senstive to the impact of last minute attack ads, as they may have been partly responsible for my fathers loss in 2000. We were up ...

Campaign de ja vu?

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

Is it just me or does it feel like Obama is running a better version of Clinton’s 1992 campaign, while McCain is running a weaker version of Bush 2004? Clinton’s 1992 (or probably more correctly Carville’s) mantra was: “It’s the economy, stupid;” “Speed kills;” and “Don’t forget health care.” “Speed kills” ...