The Presidential Campaign, Funny or Just sad?

What is to be said about the curious conduct of an election often described as the most important political decision of our time? It gets sillier and sillier in some respects and infuriating in its dependence on attack ads and false premises. How is it, for heaven’s sake, that John McCain maintains a sizeable advantage among voters regarding matters of national security and foreign policy? Where’s the proof to support such a notion?

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