Tag: John Mccain

Any press is good press?

With regards to campaign name recognition, a fellow blogger recently claimed that any press is good press, citing how the bad press which Ronald Reagan received during his campaign actually helped in the end.  My ideological side wants to believe he is wrong; it wants to believe that people are smarter than this; but my

Civil Forum on National Leadership

Rick Warren, the purpose driven guy, is putting on what he refers to as a Civil Forum on National Leadership. It will be held at Saddleback Church on Saturday August 16. The forum, not a debate, features just 3 men: Rick Warren, Barack Obama and John McCain. Rick Warren, pastor and moderator of the forum

Why Barack Obama must court evangelicals

In a Washington Post article titled Obama Making Christian Push, it is pointed out that John McCain has “done little to court the affections” of some evangelicals while Barack Obama “is making a full-throttle push for centrist evangelicals and Catholics.” Obama’s campaign is also launching a grass-roots effort, tentatively called Joshua Generation, with plans to

The other candidate’s church

I won’t comment too much on Rev Wright, Rev. Pfleger, Trinity United Church of Christ; that’s been done, and done, and done.  I won’t comment on whether or not Barack Obama takes to heart their messages; he knows.  Though, in an LA Times article he didn’t attribute his departure to the hateful, racist and politically