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Joe Liebermans’s Sock Puppet

Apparently, from what I just read Joe Lieberman has got his head so far up McCain’s ass that he’s now speaking for him. Here’s the proof: In Israel yesterday, NBC’s Lauren Appelbaum reports, Lieberman once again intervened when McCain made … Continue reading

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McCain’s Cynical Foreign Policy Ploy, or Is It?

John McCain may be guilty of being less than his self proclaimed Straight Express. Simes said McCain, one of the Nixon Center’s advisors, has privately assured prominent supporters in the traditional foreign policy camp that “his more exuberant statements don’t … Continue reading

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No John! Let’s Take a Moment to Frame John McCain and the Issues Surrounding His Campaign

I’m tired and bored. Beating up the Clinton campaign isn’t all that much fun. Its liking running up the score on a Little League team. But we still have the Republican standard bearer John McCain. Good times! Mike Lux at … Continue reading

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McCain’s Base Leaving Him?

The problems for John McCain continue to mount. His loan backed by a questionable promise to accept public funding, if necessary, to repay the loan, and the possible attempt by his campaign to withdraw from public funding without authorization from … Continue reading

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Obama Strikes Back

Greg Sargent points out that John McCain has already begun mocking Barack Obama for making this comment in last night’s Democratic candidates debate: “As commander in chief, I will always reserve the right to make sure that we are looking … Continue reading

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McCain’s Musharraf Problem

John McCain, so-called maverick of the Republican Party, supports Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf and thinks he deserves “the benefit of the doubt.” Mr. McCain, speaking in New Hampshire, also sought to convey leader-to-leader chemistry when he called Mr. Musharraf a … Continue reading

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A Nod’s as Good as a Wink …

Andrew Sullivan opines sweetly about a John McCain candidacy. John Cole disagrees. I believe anyone who voted for the Military Commissions Act should be closely scrutinized as to qualification to be President. An argument can be made that this legislation … Continue reading

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