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LA Times questions McCain’s ability to serve as prez based on ‘nam injuries

Posted by: ST on April 23, 2008 at 9:00 pm » 10 Comments

File this under “you know it’s a slow news day when”: John McCain gets tax-free disability pension The disclosure of the Navy benefit for injuries incurred as a Vietnam POW may raise fitness questions. Sen. John McCain has long said he is in robust health and is strong enough to hike the Grand Canyon, but […]


Attack ads on Obama in NC generate controversy, outrage

Posted by: ST on April 23, 2008 at 6:40 pm » 15 Comments

There is an emerging storm brewing between the Obama campaign, the national GOP, and John McCain against the North Carolina GOP over an ad the NCGOP created that includes snippets of Obama’s “former” pastor Jeremiah Wright’s “sermons.” Here’s the ad: As the ad notes, both Democrat candidates for governor, Bev Perdue and Richard Moore (who […]


VIDEO: “Hill-Rod” versus “baRACK” on WWE Monday Night Raw

Posted by: ST on April 23, 2008 at 4:39 pm » 2 Comments

A couple of days ago, I wrote about how Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and John McCain issued pre-recorded statements in advance of the WWE’s Monday Night Raw show in Greenville, SC, and included a video snippet of their statements. This was all done as a part of WWE’s “Smackdown Your Vote” voter registration effort campaign. […]


Hillary’s PA victory: The day after

Posted by: ST on April 23, 2008 at 10:28 am » 7 Comments

With 99% reporting, I think it’s safe to call last night’s primary in PA as an official double digit victory for Hillary Clinton, which the punditocracy was saying she needed to be able to credibly make a case for staying in the race. If you were like me and watched the returns come in for […]