This Historic Day

I’m heading to a Democratic Party event tonight to watch Obama’s historic convention speech. Photos and more tomorrow, but tonight, let’s enjoy history being made. Conversely, I’m really confused by John McCain’s latest TV...

3 o’clock, 4 o’clock

It’s amazing how the 3am ad, of all of Hillary’s ads, has reached cult status and become the most iconic ad of the primary campaign. And how that hasn’t really been a good thing for Hillary. Let’s take a look at two spoofs of her 3am ads. This...

Now, this is Rapid Response

One reason that the Obama campaign is winning is because of their excellent rapid response system. It wasn’t always this way, in actuality, the campaign began their rapid response “War Room” in October. Not coincidentally, about then was when he...

Obama’s Innovative Online Ads

I was browsing the blogs this morning, specifically, TalkingPointsMemo, when I noticed this awesome ad from the Obama campaign on TPM’s front page. Wow! An interactive map targeted to where I live! You can move the Obama “O” to your location, and it...

Iowa Ads: Who Really Spent the Most

I’ve read a lot from mostly Edwards supporters that because Obama spent so much more on TV advertising, that is why he won. I respectfully disagree, and here is why. First, the TV expenditure numbers from each campaign. Barack Obama $9.5 million Hillary Clinton...