Articles tagged john mccain

In 2008, we all lived through a spellbinding presidential election. And now we can spend the rest of our lives reading about it. Barack Obama isn’

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3 Nov 2008 // 4:51 AM

3 Nov 2008 // 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON - Ever since Franklin Roosevelt took office with the passage of a torrent of historic legislation, the first 100 days of a new presidency have

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27 Oct 2008 // 6:18 AM

Comic books take on McCain, Obama, Palin

Barack Obama wins the endorsement of a green, scaly superhero with Chicago connections and big biceps. Sarah Palin wields a hockey stick so she can

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20 Oct 2008 // 3:34 AM

McCain, Obama view world in starkly different ways

WASHINGTON - Separated by a generation and by one’s legendary military experience, Sens. John McCain and Barack Obama offer voters contrasting worldviews, suggesting that

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Countrypolitik: What’s Right and What’s Left About Country Music

At a first glance, country music seems traditionally allied with the sort of down-home, small-town ethics and values touted by the Republicans. But the politics of country music has never been a simple red or blue.

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9 Oct 2008 // 11:00 PM

The Manitobian Candidate

Have shadowy forces spent years preparing a puppet candidate who will support their causes? Yes -- and you’ll be surprised who’s pulling the strings.

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Format of Tuesday’s debate puts voters seeking answers in control

WASHINGTON—Presidential candidates meeting Tuesday night for their second of three debates will face a new master—an audience that may demand answers rather than

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17 Sep 2008 // 4:16 AM

Considering that the largest audience in six years had tuned in to watch “Saturday Night Live,” many of them curious to see what kind of

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17 Sep 2008 // 4:00 AM

For a while, it looked as if U.S. politics had entered a new era in the way presidential campaigns were conducted and covered. For

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Fall TV season has already begun, but the one entertainment program many Americans have been filling their TV time with, the presidential campaign, has slipped

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4 Sep 2008 // 7:04 AM

Oh, those darn media! Who do they think they are? CNN’s Campbell Brown questioning Sarah Palin’s motherly concern in running for vice president,

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DENVER - Sen. Hillary Clinton takes the stage at the Democratic National Convention Tuesday, a potentially pivotal moment that could help determine whether the party

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26 Aug 2008 // 4:24 AM

Last week, on live national television, the world witnessed Meg Whitman’s celestial ascent in the eyes of John McCain. Rick Warren, famed author and “

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24 Aug 2008 // 7:26 AM

Obama haunted by ‘elitist’ image

Something about Barack Obama’s manner bothers Margaret Cowan. “There’s something egotistical about him,” the Sheridan, Colo., retiree said. “It’s the way he

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20 Aug 2008 // 3:43 AM

Apparently, Barack Obama sells. According to The New York Post, the July 21 New Yorker magazine issue with the satiric cover cartoon of Barack as an

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5 Aug 2008 // 4:37 AM

Breaking down the veepstakes in race to pick one who is a heartbeat away

Second spot. Second fiddle. Second banana. It isn’t easy being the vice presidential candidate. You get to campaign in the smaller towns in the

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17 Jul 2008 // 4:32 AM

A little bit of Hulk helps reality go down

If money were the source of my powers, then like a lot of people these days, I would be feeling far from super. Of course,

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7 Jul 2008 // 4:04 AM

AUSTIN, Texas - John McCain is looking a little wired these days. The Arizona Republican is beefing up his online campaign to try to compete

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19 Jun 2008 // 3:45 PM

By opting out of the public financing system as he did Thursday, Democrat Barack Obama is hoping to guarantee himself a huge financial advantage over

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Treasuring Memories of Paul McCartney on 'One on One' Tour

// Notes from the Road

"McCartney welcomed Bruce Springsteen and Steven Van Zandt out for a song at Madison Square Garden.

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