Thoughts on McCain's Convention Speech: Total Snoozer

Sep
05

Unstable/Unable '08 Total snoozer. Even as someone in the opposition, I'm completely dissatisfied.

It seemed like a chore -- something he had to get through rather than a pivotal moment in the campaign to elect the next president of the United States.

If it were a movie, we'd all be asking for our money back.

On the bright side, at least we won't be hearing from the RNC for another four years!

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Going Nowhere Fast ...

Sep
03

McCain's gift to America.

UPDATE: Having listened to her speech rant, I'd say she sounds like Dick Cheney Jr. -- and that's just about the last thing we need in America.

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Where's the Conflict Narrative on the RNC from the MSM?

Aug
31

So last week, we were treated to an incessant narrative from the MSM of DNC conflict and disunity. There was Hillary, Bill, the Pumas -- you name it.

None of this turned out to be true. It was a complete distortion of reality.

Nonetheless, by this standard we ought to be seeing an equivalent deluge right now of stories (whether real or not) about how the RNC is about to blow apart.

How is this not happening?

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Profound Thought on McCain's Pick of Sarah Palin as his Running Mate

Aug
30

So Phillis Schlafly wasn't available?

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No Monopoly on Patriotism

Aug
30

Everytime we hear 'Country First' from a right-winger, we're under a patriotic obligation to throw it back in their faces. In one of the best lines from Obama's Acceptance Speech:

'So I've got news for you, John McCain. We all put our country first.'

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IDN Saloon Dems Obama Convention Watch Party - Photos

Aug
29

Enough!

Photo from our Convention Watch Party at Frankie Z's.

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Harry Reid: Republican Senators to Vote Democratic This Cycle

Aug
28

deadElephant.jpgTalk about party unity? The only thing unifying the Republican party at the moment is a shared desire to flee the sinking ship. Here's Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) talking about conversations he's had 'across the aisle' about John McCain:

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How Sad: McCain Campaign Banking on Disaffected Hillary Supporters in Illinois

Aug
24

This is what the chair of the McCain Campaign in Illinois, State Rep. Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs), is running around telling the media outlets:

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