YetAnotherJohn on August 26th, 2008

So I wrote about the Biden pick by Obama and opined that it was so poorly done in execution and substance that any bounce would be gone by Sunday. When Sunday arrived, the first post-Biden pick poll confirmed my suspicion. Today, we got another nail in the coffin. Bithead has already remarked on the poll, […]

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YetAnotherJohn gets a first place, and I get an Honorable Mention at OTB’s Caption Contest. It must be said, John has a nice touch for that kind of thing. I’ve noted a shift in the readership of BitsBlog the last few days… more of you are coming in the front door on your own, and not […]

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Eric Florack on August 26th, 2008

I remarked the other night about how Biden didn’t provide any lift at all for Obama’s polling numbers, and how if we were talking about a republican getting an equally tepid response, we’d be hearing about a ‘dead cat bounce’. I was pounced on in the emails almost at once by people claiming that I’d […]

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davidl on August 26th, 2008

The BO campaign is in panic mode:   Here is a link the American Issue Project ad.   A link to the BO campaign response. Here the text of the core of BO’s response: Obama: I’m Barack Obama, and I approved this message. Announcer: With all our problems, why is John McCain talking about the sixties? Trying […]

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Eric Florack on August 26th, 2008

I spent most of last night watching the convention.  Between all ego tripping, the pure nonsense, and the political positioning going on, there wasn’t really much to report. Trust me, the only way that anyone should be forced into watching the goings-on in Denver, is when they have several beers in them. ( ….the sacrifices […]

Continue reading about Rocky Mountain Breakdown: A Disaster on Day One